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Archive for March 24th, 2014

  • Facundo “Cooney” Carrillo

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    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...

  • Mesita man facing prison for choking, biting woman

    March 24, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Mesita man is facing up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to assaulting a woman in New Mexico two months ago. Prosecutors say 28-year-old Brian Dyea entered his plea Monday. He was arrested on a criminal complaint...

  • Iris Fern Parnell

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    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...

  • New Mexico stray dog dies after fight with cancer

    March 24, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Santa Fe Animal Shelter reports the death of an emaciated stray dog whose ups and downs were monitored by thousands of the shelter’s Facebook fans. The death of Raphael on Monday comes two months after the dog was diagnosed...

  • Clinton “Doyle” Hobbs

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    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...

  • Bosque Farms frustrated by flood insurance hikes

    March 24, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — In the small village of Bosque Farms that borders the nearly dry Rio Grande south of Albuquerque, home and business owners have shelled out more than $600,000 a year for federally subsidized flood insurance to cover claims that have...

  • Letha Geneva Bauer

    March 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    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...

  • Officials: Missing plane went down in Indian Ocean

    March 24, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    A sympathy message is displayed at the webpage of the Malaysia Airlines website, in Shah Alam, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, March 25, 2014. It was the grim news that families of the missing Malaysian Airlines flight had dreaded for weeks, and on...

  • Authorities: No exact number of missing from slide

    March 24, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    The blue-tarped roof of a house destroyed by the massive mudslide that killed at least eight people Saturday and left dozens missing is visible at right in this aerial photo, Monday, March 24, 2014, near Arlington, Wash. The search for survivors grew Monday,...

  • Fracking activist wants back on driller’s land

    March 24, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Monday, May 6, 2013, file photo, Vera Scroggins stands in front of a gas compressor station in Liberty Township in northwestern Pennsylvania. Scroggins, a high-profile anti-fracking activist who often gives tours of natural gas drilling...