Archive for February 18th, 2014

  • ‘No verification’ for Pa. wife’s killing claims

    February 18, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 20, 2013 file photo, Miranda Barbour is led out of the courthouse after her preliminary hearing in Sunbury, Pa. Police haven’t substantiated Barbour’s claims that she killed more than 20 people in four states before the...

  • Syria drives rebels from site of alleged killings

    February 18, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    This photo provided by the anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center (AMC), which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian men helping a survivor out of a destroyed building after a Syrian forces warplanes...

  • QB backs bid to form college athletes union

    February 18, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    College Athletes Players Association designated president Ramogi Huma, left, and Northwestern University outgoing senior quarterback Kain Colter make their way to the beginning of three days of hearings before the National Labor Relations Board Tuesday, Feb....

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    Youth ChalleNGe in Santa Fe

    February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Courtesy Photo New Mexico Youth ChalleNGe Academy cadets meet with state legislators, front row from left, Rep. Bob Wooley, R-Roswell, Rep. Monica Youngblood, R-Albuquerque, Rep. William J. Gray, R-Artesia, Rep. Nora Espinoza, R-Roswell, Rep. Candy Spence...

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    Big Brothers Big Sisters seek bowling teams

    February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake, sponsored by the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeastern New Mexico, is seeking bowling teams for the fundraiser, which will be held on April 26. Bowl For Kids’ Sake is the Big Brothers Big Sisters’ signature fundraiser,...

  • State Briefs

    February 18, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    Navajo panel to hold hearing on discrimination SHIPROCK (AP) — A Navajo panel on human rights is inviting tribal members to testify about gender discrimination experienced by women, gays and lesbians in the community. The Farmington Daily Times reports...

  • Police Blotter: Police respond to gunfire on S. Wyoming

    February 18, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a man on Sunday for negligent use of a deadly weapon. Officers responded to a report of gunshots being fired in the 500 block of S. Wyoming Ave. at 1:08 a.m. on Sunday, according to a police report. Upon arrival, police contacted...

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    Democratic Party chair endorses Jurney

    February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer The chairman of the Chaves County Democratic Party sent a strongly worded email to members Friday, throwing his support behind “party friend” Mayor Del Jurney. In the email, chairman Fred Moran asks county Democrats to...

  • Robert James (Bob) Bolin

    February 18, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral Services for Robert James (Bob) Bolin, 89 of Lovington, NM are scheduled for 1:00 pm Thursday, February 20, 2014 at Hillcrest Baptist Church of Lovington, NM with Pastor Travis VanMeter officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery. Visitation...

  • Thanks for taking care of the kids — and the hungry

    February 18, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Editor, On behalf of the folks in Roswell who will receive emergency food from the Salvation Army food bank, I want to extend grateful thanks to the P.E. coaches who conducted the Friday morning food drive at the Yucca Center for elementary school kids....