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Archive for February 11th, 2014

  • Yellen rebuffs Fed critics and pleases investors

    February 11, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, before the House Financial Services Committee hearing. Yellen said Tuesday that if the economy keeps improving, the Fed will take “further measured...

  • Algeria: Plane crash kills 77 but 1 man survives

    February 11, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    An Algerian military transport plane is pictured after it slammed into a mountain in the country’s rugged eastern region, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. A civil defense official said 102 people on board were killed but one person managed to survive. The U.S.-built...

  • Nuke reform drive features ideas tried 5 years ago

    February 11, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Jan. 9, 2014 file photo shows a mockup of a Minuteman 3 nuclear missile used for training by missile maintenance crews at F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. In launching an ambitious campaign to boost morale in a troubled nuclear missile...

  • Curls and dimples: Shirley Temple dies at 85

    February 11, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this 1933 file photo, child actress Shirley Temple is seen in her role as “Little Miss Marker.” Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85. Publicist...

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    This year, enjoy ‘a good night’s sleep’ from White Mattress Sleep Gallery – or – Indian crafts from Gallery Indian Crafts

    February 11, 2014 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

    The Dreme-Bilt mattress White Mattress Co. has been in the business of making high-quality mattresses since 1931. “We’re the only real mattress specialists in southeastern New Mexico – factory direct to the customer,” says owner Darel Devenport....

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    State’s Extraterrestrial Culture Day recognizes otherworldly visitors

    February 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    New Mexico celebrates Extraterrestrial Culture Day today, to “celebrate and honor all past, present and future extraterrestrial visitors.” These cuddly greenies can be found at Roswell Landing Gift Shop on Main Street. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Have...

  • Public Records 02-11-14

    February 11, 2014 • Public RecordComments Off

    Marriage Licenses Jan. 22 Jose D. Denis-Delatorre, 22, and Angelica Y. Calderon, 23, both of Roswell. Zachaery T. Artrip, 22, and Jotie P. Orquiz, 29, both of Artesia. Jan. 23 Kelly M. Scott, 54, and Corliss J. Clees, 56, both of Roswell. Brandon Clark, 29,...

  • Victoria J. (Vicki) Herron Larson

    February 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services for Victoria J. (Vicki) Herron Larson, 62, of Roswell, will be held at 1pm Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at Country Club Church of Christ with Pastor Doug Austin officiating. Burial to follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery. Victoria passed away on...

  • Vina Lenore Briscoe

    February 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services are scheduled for 2 P.M., Thursday, February 13, 2014 at South Park Cemetery for Vina Briscoe, 98, who passed Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Sunset Villa Care Center. Pastor Richard Grisham of Bethel Baptist Church will officiate. Visitation...

  • Frederico “Lico” Lujan

    February 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments (1)

    A rosary with mass to follow for Frederico “Lico” Lujan, 68, of Roswell, NM will be Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 9:00 AM at St. John’s Catholic Church (Ave Maria Center) with Deacon Ernesto Martinez officiating. Military Honors will be provided by the...