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Archive for January 8th, 2014

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    Meltdown

    January 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Ice clinging to a fence begins to thaw under the midday sunshine, Tuesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Alumni Association ordered back to court

    January 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico Military Institute’s former Alumni Association has been ordered back to court to explain to an Eddy County judge why she should not find the group in contempt of court for continuing to use the Institute’s name. District Court Judge Jane...

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    Council to consider naming vet cemetery

    January 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    City Councilors may consider naming the newly dedicated veterans’ cemetery the “Gen. Douglas L. McBride Roswell Veterans’ Cemetery” tonight to commemorate the main benefactor and McBride family, who donated the land. The Building and Lands Committee...

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    CAFOweb named a Top 10 new product

    January 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    CAFOweb Compliance Inspector Porter Beene and Glorieta Geoscience, Inc. Senior Environmental Scientist Shawna Perry demonstrate the use of CAFOweb nutrient compliance and management software at P7 Dairy in Roswell. (Mark Wilson Photo) A small New Mexico...

  • Insane Clown Posse sues feds over gang label

    January 8, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Michael J. Steinberg, legal director for the ACLU of Michigan addresses the media as Joseph Bruce aka Violent J, center, and Joseph Utsler aka Shaggy 2 Dope, members of the Insane Clown Posse listen in Detroit, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. The rap metal group...

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    Walmart customer cut by hidden razor on shopping cart handle

    January 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A woman cut by a razor hidden on the handle of a shopping cart at the Walmart Supercenter shows her wounded finger, now bandaged. (Tess Townsend photo) The story sounds like an urban legend. A Walmart Supercenter customer said she was cut by a razor blade...

  • Movie on boy’s Holocaust fate premieres in Poland

    January 8, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Posters advertising the movie “Run, Boy, Run” are displayed at the Museum of the History of Polish Jews prior to the world premiere of the movie by German Oscar-winning director Pepe Danquart about a Jewish boy struggling to survive the Holocaust,...

  • ‘Lone Survivor’ a brutal tribute to Navy SEALs

    January 8, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This Dec. 5, 2013 photo shows director Peter Berg, from left, actor Mark Wahlberg and former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell in New York. In the age of the superhero, the movies’ most reliable real-life hero has been the Navy SEAL. “Lone...

  • Police Blotter: Identity paperwork stolen

    January 8, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Vehicle burglary • Police were called to the 300 block of South Ohio Avenue, Tuesday, where a subject stole computer hardware and software, a birth certificate, a Social Security card, driver’s license, credit/debit card, plus $500, from a vehicle. •...

  • Motion picture academy to honor film lab employees

    January 8, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 25, 2012 file photo, a Oscar statue is seen on the red carpet before the 84th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. The motion picture academy is honoring employees of film laboratories with an honorary Oscar statuette. The Academy of...