Archive for December 26th, 2013

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    Vet cemetery dedication ceremony Monday

    December 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Improvements were completed on a cul-de-sac on property earmarked for a new veterans cemetery at South Park Cemetery. The site will be dedicated at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Dec. 30. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Roswell-Chaves County Veterans Cemetery will be dedicated...

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    Health insurance mandate has been dropped for some

    December 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Some who had health insurance in 2013 can skirt the Affordable Care Act mandate that almost all individuals have health plans by March 31. Holders of health insurance plans cancelled due to not meeting new guidelines set down by the act can apply for...

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    Bring home safety into the new year

    December 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Give yourself the gift of added security this New Year’s.   • Consider adding a deadbolt lock to your outside doors. An in-handle key and lock system is often not enough to prevent entry into a home. • A great lock does not help if the home has a...

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    AG’s Valley Meat lawsuit not heard this week

    December 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (2)

    The lawsuit filed last week by Attorney General Gary King against Valley Meat in Santa Fe will not likely be heard in the next few days, according to the attorney for the proposed horse slaughter facility. King asked the court to immediately block Valley Meat...

  • Police Blotter: Police recover stolen vehicle

    December 26, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Stolen Vehicle • The Roswell Police Department recovered a vehicle stolen from Ruidoso. The white Dodge 4X4 valued at $13,000 was located in the alley behind the 400 block of South Holland Avenue on Monday. • Police were dispatched to Title Cash, 2801 N....

  • William C. White

    December 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    William C. White was born to C. J. White and Mae Butler White on June 30, 1927, in Phoenix, Ariz. He went to heaven on Dec. 21, 2013. He moved in 1928 to Texico, New Mexico. He graduated from Texico in 1945 and joined the Navy the same year. After military...

  • LaRue “Grama Cat” Tanner Gibbs

    December 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    LaRue “Grama Cat” Tanner Gibbs passed away on Dec. 22, 2013, at Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center in Alamogordo. She was born in Hagerman, April 26, 1923, to Ethel Daniel and Charles A. Tanner. She was preceded in death by her mother; father; and husband,...

  • Jose A. “Tony” Rodriguez Sr.

    December 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Jose A. “Tony” Rodriguez Sr., at 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Ernesto...