Archive for January 22nd, 2014

  • ILEA

    ILEA celebrates 4,000 students

    January 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    International Law Enforcement Academy delegates from El Salvador, Guatemala and Panama are greeted by the Red Coats upon arrival to the Roswell Holiday Inn for a welcome reception, Wednesday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) Roswell’s International Law...

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    Ruidoso Free Press prints last paper

    January 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Ruidoso Free Press printed its final print issue Wednesday, according to an article in the 4-year-old paper written by Editor Eugene Heathman. MTD Media, which owns the paper, will continue running radio programming. Heathman is slated to host one of the...

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    Forum will allow voters to hear from candidates

    January 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Leadership Roswell Alumni Association will hold its 31st Candidate Forum for the residents of Roswell Monday, Feb. 3, at the First Baptist Church, 500 N. Pennsylvania Ave. The participants include City Council candidates for Ward 1: Dusty Huckabee and Natasha...

  • Public Records: 01-23-14

    January 22, 2014 • Public RecordComments Off

    Marriage Licenses Nov. 15 Deqwan A. Samora, 24, and Jolissa D. Sprague, 20, both of Artesia. Nov. 18 Robert J. Paz, 26, and Leilani Jimenez, 23, both of Roswell. Raul E. Zuniga, 30, and Vanessa M. Reyes, 35, both of Roswell. William E. Swann, 31, and Julia S....

  • Gilbert O. Ornelas

    January 22, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A resident of Roswell for the past 40 years, Gilbert O. Ornelas passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at the age of 65. He passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Big Spring, Texas, on Aug. 2, 1948, to Serapio and Santiga...

  • COUTURE: Von Teese at Gaultier, Paz Vega hits Saab

    January 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    A model presents a creation as part of the Viktor and Rolf Spring-Summer 2014 Haute Couture fashion collection, presented Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) PARIS (AP) — Thousands of hours of fastidious couture burst out onto the...

  • ‘Idol,’ football score week’s Nielsen win for Fox

    January 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman holds up the George Halas Trophy after the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII. (AP Photo/Elaine...

  • Musicians kick off campaign to boost literacy

    January 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Jared Young, 6, who made his handkerchief into a horn, pretends to play along with Glen David Andrews, left, and Irvin Mayfield as they parade through the crowd during a kick off event for the “Turn the Page” literacy campaign to boost reading...

  • Jennifer Hudson to headline Carnival cruise shows

    January 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this photo provided by Carnival Cruise Lines, Grammy Award-winning recording artist and former cruise ship performer, Jennifer Hudson, performs at an event to launch “Carnival LIVE,” a first-of-its kind on-board concert series by Carnival Cruise Lines,...

  • Review: Bold Hudgens but flat script in ‘Shelter’

    January 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This image released by Roadside Attractions shows Vanessa Hudgens in a scene from “Gimme Shelter.” (AP Photo/Roadside Attractions) If lofty intentions, determination and hard work were all it took to make a successful movie, then “Gimme...