Archive for January 24th, 2014

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    Demolition man

    January 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A construction worker from Guzman Construction Solutions walks through the rubble created from the demolition of the old New Mexico Rehabilitation Center at the corner of Gail Harris and E. Wells streets, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Denny’s raises $1,000 for shooting victims

    January 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Denny’s night manager Priscilla Ramirez, third from left, presents a check for $1,000 collected from customers Thursday for Berrendo Middle School Students. United Way of Chaves County Executive Director Sherry Mumford, second from left, said the money...

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    Customer service important to Ward 5 candidate Denny

    January 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Tabitha Denny is running for City Council in Ward 5. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Tabitha Denny speaks from the heart, she said. She’s not a politician but decided that to make a difference in the community, she needed to take a stand. “I want to be realistic....

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    Hispano Chamber to distribute car seats

    January 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Hispano Chamber of Commerce is now giving out car seats through the Car Seat Distribution Program. The chamber will hold its first appointments today from 9–11 a.m. at the chamber, located at 327 N. Main. In order to be eligible to receive a car...

  • Police Blotter: TV, PlayStation 4 stolen from home

    January 24, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Residential burglary An officer was dispatched to East Walnut Street Thursday afternoon in reference to the burglary of a home. The total value of goods reported stolen was estimated at $1,410. Items reported taken included a 42-inch LED TV, a PlayStation 4,...

  • Elizabeth Martinez

    January 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    The Martinez family, with great sadness, announces the unexpected passing of Elizabeth Martinez, aka Grammo Sis, Liz, Sis, on Friday, Jan. 24 2014. She was born in Roswell, on Oct. 8, 1925, and remained a lifelong resident, except when her, husband Fermin’s...

  • Judge: Remove life support for pregnant woman

    January 24, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    Erick Munoz, husband of Marlise Munoz, is escorted out of court by his attorney Heather L. King, right, Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. The court ruled in Munoz’s favor and to remove his brain-dead pregnant wife from life support. Judge R....

  • Fear of slowing growth drags down global markets

    January 24, 2014 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    Traders Thomas Donato, left, and Ronald Madarasz work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Friday, Jan. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow) Fear is back in the market. Investors are worried about slower economic growth in China, a gloomier outlook for...

  • Bombings rock Egyptian capital, killing 6 people

    January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    An Egyptian worker peers from the window of the damaged Museum of Islamic Art after an explosion at the Egyptian police headquarters in downtown Cairo, Friday, Jan. 24, 2014. Egypt’s antiquities minister says the car bombing that struck the main police...

  • Ukraine clashes resume, fires light up night sky

    January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    A protester throws a tire onto a fire during clashes with police in central Kiev, Ukraine, Friday Jan. 24, 2014. As riots spread from Ukraine’s embattled capital to nearly half of the country, President Viktor Yanukovych promised Friday to reshuffle his...