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    Event to take a deeper look into Roswell Incident

    June 30, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    For the first time since the “Roswell Incident” occurred, the newspaper that broke the story to a worldwide audience is sponsoring an event that features experts discussing the alleged UFO crash in July 1947 and exploring other UFO topics. The Roswell...

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    Work to begin on new apartment project

    June 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Raintree Apartments in Clovis is similar to the Spring River Apartments in Roswell, according to Icon Builders Southwest, one of the project partners. Site work is scheduled to begin on the 256-unit complex next week. Construction on the project is...

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    Future of murder suspect’s seized animals in limbo

    June 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Livestock Board has spent $988 since June 15 to board and care for livestock, farm animals and dogs alleged to belong to Juan David Villegas-Hernandez, the defendant in the recent murders of his wife and four young daughters. New Mexico...

  • Air conditioner, clothes and chair reported stolen

    June 29, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The arrest records available in the police blotter are public information. Any indication of an arrest on a charge and/or multiple charges does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven...

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    Two restaurant workers safe after armed robbery Tuesday

    June 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Two Subway employees were unharmed Tuesday when the restaurant they work at fell victim to an armed robbery. Police say a male entered the restaurant at about 9:30 p.m. and used a gun to threaten the two employees who were working and then walked them to the...

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    Roswell Independent School District to introduce new math content

    June 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A new digital math curriculum will be introduced into middle schools in Roswell, according to Discovery Education of Silver Spring, Maryland. The company announced last week that the Roswell Independent School District will use the Discovery Education Math...

  • Jackie Sue Jackson

    June 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    (September 15, 1954 – June 20, 2016) Jackie Sue Jackson, 61, of Roswell, NM, passed on Monday, June 20th, at her daughter’s home in Tucumcari, NM. She was born September 15, 1954 and grew up in Arkansas as well as Texas. Jackie taught Special...

  • Robert D. “Bob” Craig

    June 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert D. “Bob” Craig, age 83, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday June 22, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 2, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Pastor Jason Perry of Tabernacle Baptist Church will be officiating. Bob was...

  • Elvira Baca Purcella

    June 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Elvira Baca Purcella age 71 passed away on June 25, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. She was the wife of Arturo Purcella. They shared 11 years of marriage together. Elvira Baca Purcella was born in Roswell, New Mexico She was the daughter to Eliseo Baca and Agapita...

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    Educators learn ways to approach the Holocaust

    June 28, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    One of the most horrific events in human history is the Holocaust, when Adolf Hitler and his Nazi soldiers murdered 11 million people, 6 million of whom were Jewish. An important part of ensuring that history is not repeated is educating students about such...