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Archive for February 5th, 2014

  • FACT CHECK: Anti-Obamacare chorus is off key

    February 5, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Congressional Budget Office (CBO) Director Douglas Elmendorf, right, talks with House Budget Committee member Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore. on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, prior to Elmendorf testifying before the committee’s...

  • NM panel endorses Navajo gambling compact

    February 5, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A legislative panel recommended Wednesday that the New Mexico Legislature approve a proposed gambling compact that would allow the Navajo Nation to open three additional casinos. The Committee on Compacts voted 12-4 to forward the...

  • Police: Educator in YouTube case acknowledged sex

    February 5, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Former Riverside Unified School teacher Andrea Cardosa sits in court as her arraignment is postponed at the Robert Presley Hall of Justice in Riverside, Calif. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. Cardosa, 40, of Perris, is charged with 16 felonies, including aggravated...

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    New voting centers perform smoothly

    February 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Election workers at Church of Christ check in voters Tuesday evening using the new Voting Convenience Center equipment. The new system ran smoothly, said Robbie Higgins, presiding judge at the center. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) The new voting system experienced...

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    Fundraiser earns nearly $1,000 for assault survivor

    February 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The benefit to raise funds for the victim of a rape who was savagely beaten, stabbed and left for dead raised nearly $1,000. The incident occurred on Jan. 4. The 40-year-old woman is a single mother with two children. She was attacked in her home early in the...

  • Police Blotter: Chain link fence cut at Head Start

    February 5, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Criminal damage Police responded to Roswell Head Start, 503 E. McGaffey St., Tuesday, where subjects cut a section of chain link fence causing $200 worth of damage. Nothing was reported stolen.   Found property Police located a missing white Jaguar,...

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    Second blade found in a shopping cart handle at Walmart

    February 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Roswell police officer responded to Walmart around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, after a customer found a razor blade in a shopping cart handle. The customer alerted a store employee and the store notified the police. This is the second incident of this kind reported...

  • Richard Miranda

    February 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial service has been scheduled for Richard Miranda, 63, of Roswell, NM on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Adam Soliz officiating. The family will be accepting visitation Friday, February 7,...

  • Reina R. Flores

    February 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled at 10 am, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Burial to follow at Hagerman Cemetery in Hagerman, NM. for Reina R. Flores who passed away on Feb. 4, 2014 at Casa Maria Healthcare Center. Lyman Graham will...

  • Betty L. Muccie

    February 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 7, 2014 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Betty L. Muccie, age 65, of Roswell who passed away on February 3, 2014. Pastor Lawrence Lovato will officiate. Betty was born April 14, 1948 in Neptune, New...