Archive for January 18th, 2014

  • Manning-Spotlight-2

    Manning: A girl with a guitar and a dream

    January 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Marie Manning One guitar. One voice. And a whole slew of opportunities. That is probably how Marie Manning would sum up her life. She’s proof that utilizing your talents can really pan out. It all started with her mom and an old guitar. Manning’s mom used...

  • Johnny-G-Valentines

    Showing some love

    January 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Johnny Gonzales arranges goodies for his upcoming annual Free Valentine’s Day Giveaway for the community, Thursday. For more information on how to receive Valentine goodies, contact Johnny at 575-624-7579. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Darrell Levi Dixon

    January 18, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Darrell Levi Dixon passed away on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. Services will be held at 10 a.m., on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at South Park Cemetery. He will lie in state on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Darrell, 58, was born...

  • Glenn Latimer

    January 18, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Chaves County native and longtime resident Glenn Latimer, 88, died Saturday, Jan. 18, in an Albuquerque hospital following a short illness. Glenn was born in Dexter on May 30, 1925, to Johnnie Parks Latimer and Earl A. Latimer. He graduated from Dexter High...

  • Debra Arches

    January 18, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Graveside services will be held for Debra Arches, 52, of Roswell, at 11 a.m., Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at South Park Cemetery. Debra passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. Debra was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved being around loved ones. She...

  • First lady celebrates turning 50 at Saturday party

    January 18, 2014 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    FILE – In this Jan. 15, 2014 file photo, first lady Michelle Obama speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. Michelle Obama turned 50 on Friday and promptly showed off her AARP card. It was probably a good way to spend the...

  • Dramas illustrate rapid change in television

    January 18, 2014 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    FILE – In a Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 file photo, creator and executive producer Marc Cherry speaks on stage at the Lifetime/A&E Winter Press Tour, in Pasadena, Calif. Cherry and Damon Lindelof, creators of two of the most indelible dramas on network...

  • HBO holds reception for gay couples wed in Utah

    January 18, 2014 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    Tony Milner, left, Matthew Barraza, center, are shown with their son Jesse. The couple and their son attended a reception Saturday 18, 2014, in celebration of the HBO Documentary “The Case Against 8.” The reception also feted several Utah couples...

  • ‘Bachelor’ star apologizes for anti-gay comments

    January 18, 2014 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    FILE – This March 2013 publicity photo released by ABC shows Juan Pablo Galavis, a contestant on the past season of “The Bachelorette.” Galavis made anti-gay comments that drew a swift rebuke from the network and an apology from the bachelor...

  • Hundreds gather at Phil Everly memorial in Ky.

    January 18, 2014 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    Country music artist Marty Brown, center, perform songs made famous by Phil and Don Everly of the The Everly Brothers at a memorial service for Phil Everly at the Merle Travis Music Center in Powderly, Ky, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/John Sommers II)...