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Archive for April 2nd, 2014

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    Reins for Life receives $5,000 donation

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Cecelia McCray, manager of Galaxy 8 Theaters in Roswell, presented a check for $5,000 to Reins for Life therapy ranch on Wednesday. The donation was raised with the March 21 VIP premiere of “50 To 1,” the film about local racehorse Mine That Bird’s...

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    Library board submits 4 nominations to mayor

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the Roswell Public Library board of directors chose four candidates to fill three open board seats during a special meeting on Tuesday. Board members nominated current member Patty Bristol to fill one open seat. Bristol is completing a partial term...

  • Gerard Arnold Norve

    April 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services will be held for Gerard Arnold Norve, 78, at 11 AM, Monday, April 7, 2014 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. He passed away on Friday, March 28, 2014 at St. Anthony Healthcare in Clovis. Gerard was born in Brooklyn, NY on September 23, 1935, to...

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    RPD attempting to ID duo

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Police are attempting to identify a female and a male subject who are persons of interest in a case involving credit card fraud and larceny. If anyone can help identify the duo, you are urged to contact the Roswell Police Department 624-6770 or Crime...

  • Police Blotter: Burglars take $6,000 in lawn, garden tools

    April 2, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police responded to numerous incidents on Tuesday, including a burglary of a garage from which thousands of dollars’ worth of lawn and garden tools were stolen. A man reported the burglary on the 200 block of North Michigan Avenue. A garage door was...

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    Eddy County deputy involved in car chase with shots fired

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    An Eddy County Sheriff’s Deputy was involved in a vehicle pursuit with shots fired on Tuesday. At about 12:20 a.m., a vehicle was seen pulling out of a residence near the intersection of Olive and Tansill streets without headlights, according to a report...

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    Oil well explosion injures 4

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    An Apache Oil oil well exploded Tuesday morning in Eddy County, according to an Eddy County Sheriff’s Office report. Deputies responded to an oil-well blowout at about 7:45 a.m. Tuesday morning on Eddy County Road 222 (Shugart Road) near U.S. 82 in Loco...

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    Infection control topic of Healthsense

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Debra Belyeu-Haeny, infection control officer at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center, will be speaking at 11:30 a.m. on Friday at Healthsense. With more and more new “bugs,” people are becoming ill with new illnesses and spreading them in new ways....

  • Couple facing charges in 2 boarding home deaths

    April 2, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — A couple who ran a Las Vegas-area boarding home is facing criminal charges after two residents died from carbon monoxide poisoning in a backyard shed last year. State Police say 47-year-old Jose Encinias and his 41-year-old wife...

  • James Richard “Jim” Petty

    April 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. on Monday April 7, 2014 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for James Richard “Jim” Petty, age 47, of Roswell who passed away on April 1, 2014. Pastor Lonnie Owen of Christ’s Church and Pastor Jim Suttle of Calvary...