Archive for March 8th, 2014

  • Pistorius trial hears damaging testimony

    March 8, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Oscar Pistorius puts his hand to his face as he listens to cross questioning about the events surrounding the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, in court during his trial in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, March 7, 2014. Pistorius is charged...

  • Snowden, Assange top bill at Texas tech gathering

    March 8, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, file photo, Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks speaks to the media and members of the public from a balcony at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. Assange (over live video) will make an appearance this year at the...

  • Daylight-savings

    Don’t forget to spring forward!

    March 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Daylight saving time is upon us this weekend so don’t forget to set the clocks ahead one hour Sunday. At 2 a.m. on Sunday most of the United States will spring forward so New Mexico’s spectacular sunsets will occur an hour later. (Mark Wilson...

  • no-image1-537x350

    Kintigh campaign donors to remain anonymous

    March 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mayor-elect Dennis Kintigh collected the majority of his campaign war chest before he officially filed for office. The tactic allowed his campaign to gather $21,722 in contributions during the time period that did not require him to publicly disclose the...


    Pecos Elementary takes over McDonald’s

    March 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Teachers from Pecos Elementary School took over the South McDonald’s in Roswell on Thursday, serving hamburgers and raising money for the school. (Randal Seyler Photo) Pecos Elementary School teachers and staff took over Roswell’s south McDonald’s...

  • A1-3-9-Courthouse-Dogs

    Courthouse to get two specially-trained dogs

    March 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Honeypie, with her friend Molly, may be visiting Chaves County Courthouse soon. Here the dogs are seen relaxing after they returned from Berrendo Middle School. According to the Facebook page, the two dogs got a gift of cookies and wanted to say thanks to...

  • 03-08-14


    March 8, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

    Bo knows. [/auth...

  • Police Blotter: Thieves make off with make-up

    March 8, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police investigated the theft of $3,600 in cosmetics on Thursday. An 18-year-old woman reported that $3,600 worth of assorted cosmetics was stolen from her 2002 Oldsmobile Alero, while it was parked in the 1000 block of Plaza Del Sol.   Man...