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  • MUD-RUN-SETUP-8-15

    Moving mounds of mud

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Iris Ruiz, specialist E-4, and David Hernandez, specialist E-4 from the Army National Guard build the tire climbing wall and mud pit Thursday in preparation for this weekend’s Mud Sweat and Tears obstacle race at the uncultivated area between the Noon...

  • James Edgar Mason

    August 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A service for James Edgar Mason, 69, of Roswell, NM, will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Central Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Randy Elftman officiating. Interment will follow at General Douglas McBride Veterans Cemetery Columbarium. James...

  • Susan V. Hobbs

    August 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial service for Susan V. Hobbs, 53, of Roswell, NM, will be Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Tabernacle Baptist Church. Susan passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Susie was born Aug. 26, 1960, to...

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    IRS repeats warning about phone scams

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) continue to hear from taxpayers who have received unsolicited calls from individuals demanding payment while fraudulently claiming to be from the IRS. Based...

  • GONZALES-01-8-14

    Donations of school supplies needed for second giveaway

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Students from the Roswell Job Corps Health Occupations program were helping Prison Door Ministry prepare for a second School Supply Giveaway, which will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Roswell Mall, said Johnny Gonzales, community volunteer and minister....

  • 2 cell phone thefts in one place

    August 14, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department responded to a larceny call in the 1800 block of South Pennsylvania Ave., at 2:43 a.m. Wednesday, where cell phones marked at $100 and $300 were stolen, according to police.   Traffic stop ends in arrest Police performed a...

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    Families needed for exchange students

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls. These students are 15 to 18 years of age, and are coming to this area for the upcoming high school year or semester. These...

  • Rikey Ray Reid

    August 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services will be held in Roswell on Saturday, Aug. 16. 11 a.m. Graveside Service – South Park Cemetery 2 p.m. Reception – Celebration of Life – The Hall – 1211 W. First St., near the Second Street Sonic Rikey, of McKinney, Texas, was 49 and died on...

  • Domingo Perez

    August 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Domingo Perez, 69, who passed away Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Hagerman, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Dear Editor: 8-13-14

    August 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (1)

    Dear editor, Civilians have paid a horrific price in the ongoing violence in Gaza. Our support of Israel in this conflict is unwise. I hope that Senators Udall and Heinrich and Representative Grisham will support and work for a lasting ceasefire that includes...