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  • Velma Shultz Mallernee

    July 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Velma Shultz Mallernee, age 90, of Roswell, who passed away on July 5, 2014. A complete announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Condolences can be made online at

  • Karen W. Otero

    July 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary for Karen W. Otero, 69, will be recited at 9:30 AM, Monday, July 7, 2014 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. A service will follow, at 10:00 AM with Deacon Frank Pitman officiating. She will be placed in St. Peters Church Columbarium following the...

  • Robert Dennis Harris Jr.

    July 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services will be held for Robert Dennis Harris Jr., 60, of Ruidoso, NM, at 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at General Douglas McBride Veteran Cemetery with Robert Gibson officiating. Robert passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at Mountain View Regional...

  • Lupe Hodge

    July 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services will be held for Lupe Hodge, 45, of Roswell, at 2 p.m., Monday, July 7, 2014, at Church on the Move with Pastor Savino Sanchez officiating. She passed away on June 27, 2014. She was born October 15, 1968, to Charles Contreras and Sara...

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    Vets enjoy annual Elks dinner

    July 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Larry Martin, one of 750 veterans and family members, enjoys a meal during the annual Elks Lodge #969 free veterans’ and families barbecue. Martin, an F-4 pilot, was shot down over North Vietnam and rescued. He served from 1966-73.  Below: Scott...

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    Winged wonder

    July 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Space traveler Kat Watson flew into Roswell Friday to check out the UFO Festival. (Mary Morgan Photo) [/auth...

  • Dear Editor: 7-5-14

    July 5, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear Editor, One of the questions asked of the mayor in the Roswell Daily Record was a question about spending funds and closing streets for special events in Roswell. Each of those situations should be considered and evaluated on an individual basis, as I am...

  • Around Town: Children’s Theatre to host camp, July 7-11

    July 5, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The Missoula (Montana) Children’s Theatre will hold a theater camp which lasts from July 7 to July 11, and includes workshops and rehearsals. Auditions will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on July 7, then after lunch everybody works on their parts....

  • Dorothy R. Vaughan

    July 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Dorothy Redick Vaughan was born September 1, 1922, in Gallup, NM, to Charles Bryan Redick and Cleo Frances (Pierce) Redick. She passed away July 2, 2014, in Roswell, NM. Dorothy moved with her family to Fort Sumner in 1934 where Mr. Redick was superintendent...


    The tourists have landed: 2014 UFO Fest, CosmiCon begin today

    July 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Heather Harkness, left, welcomes customers to her booth at the 2014 UFO Festival, which started Thursday in downtown Roswell. Harkness and her husband, Tim, are from Roswell and they are ready for the festival, which continues today and Saturday. (Randal...