Archive for March 24th, 2014

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    Vet honored for 70 years in Legion

    March 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    World War II veteran John Simons Jr., 91, at left, was honored on Monday by the American Legion for his 70 years of continuous service to the organization. Roswell Post 28 Commander Orlando Padilla, center, and Membership Chairperson Nancy Britton visited...

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    NMED permit delays dairy manure plant

    March 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A plant planned in Chaves County designed to turn dairy waste into biofuel has been delayed at least six months after hitting a snag with its state ground water discharge permit. AG Power broke ground in October on its property at Price’s Lane, with plans...

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    New Mexico Tech presents STEM Day at ENMU-R

    March 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Professors from New Mexico Tech drew a crowd of students at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Monday, presenting a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Day. The interactive presentations included building and flying water rockets, analyzing...

  • Police Blotter: Man busted for pot

    March 24, 2014 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Man arrested on drug charge A 25-year-old Roswell man was arrested in connection with marijuana charges following a traffic stop on Saturday. At about 11 p.m., Roswell Police stopped a red 2006 Chevrolet Malibu in the 100 block of North Washington Ave. Police...

  • Facundo “Cooney” Carrillo

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cooney went to be with our “Lord” Jesus Christ, Sunday, March 23, 2014. He passed away at home surrounded by his family. Cooney was born December 8, 1942, in Roswell, NM to Ervin Carrillo and Rosa Leyba Carrillo. His family consisted of six brothers, four...

  • Iris Fern Parnell

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mrs. Fern Parnell, 99, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014 at her home in Ruidoso, NM with all her children gathered around her. She was born in Foster, Oklahoma on July 22, 1914 to Mr. Jess Taylor and Dovie Mae (Perkins) Taylor. Fern has now gone to meet her...

  • Clinton “Doyle” Hobbs

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Clinton “Doyle” Hobbs, 75, of Big Spring, TX formerly of Roswell, NM died peacefully in his home, Wednesday March 19, 2014. Doyle was born December 10, 1938 in Lake Arthur, NM to Clinton and Oleta Hobbs. He married Caroline Franklin December 30, 1955 in...

  • Letha Geneva Bauer

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services are scheduled at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 27, at West Main Baptist Church for Letha Geneva Bauer of Artesia, New Mexico. Mrs. Bauer, 87, died Saturday, March 22, 2014 at her granddaughters home in Artesia. Jason Kraft will officiate at the...