Archive for December 27th, 2013

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    Dunn declares run for land commissioner

    December 27, 2013 • Local NewsComments (2)

    Rancher Aubrey Dunn, center, chairman of the Chaves County Soil and Water District, has announced his candidacy for New Mexico Commissioner of Public Lands. (Courtesy Photo) Chairman of the Chaves County Soil and Water Conservation District Aubrey Dunn...

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    Robbers steal family’s savings

    December 27, 2013 • Local NewsComments (2)

    One Dexter woman did not expect what fate threw her way after she watched her husband, Edwin Adams, die on Dec. 21 in Mesilla Valley Hospital. That night, Beth Adams became stranded in Cloudcroft at her daughter’s house because of snow. She phoned a family...

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    Chaves County prints new marriage licenses after ruling

    December 27, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Clerk Dave Kunko holds the newly changed Chaves County marriage certificates his office received Thursday. Changes were made to remove references to “man and wife” and replace them with “spouse” after the state Supreme Court decided gay marriage was...

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    Saint Andrew’s hosting Breakfast

    December 27, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Free food? Free shots? Free blood pressure check? Saint Andrew’s has it all, this weekend. Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church at 505 North Pennsylvania Ave. will hold a free community breakfast today from 7:30-10 a.m. Free blood pressure checks and free flu...

  • Police Blotter: Shoplifters hit Albertsons, Kmart

    December 27, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Residential burglary Officers were dispatched around 4:30 a.m. on Thursday to reports of a residential burglary with forced entry on the 300 block of West Alameda Street. The total loss of goods was valued at $3,575. A $1,500 leather couch, $1,500 55-inch TV,...

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    December 27, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Steve Silva, 74, of Las Cruces, NM, passed away Tuesday December 24, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family. Steve was born on August 3, 1939, in Tornillo, Texas, to Gomesindo and Ellizabeth V. Silva. Steve was a trucker for 40 years. He was known as...

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    December 27, 2013 • CartoonsComments (0)

    Nice shootin’ there, A&E. Who needs viewers anyway...