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    ILEA, community welcome delegates

    December 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The welcome reception for International Law Enforcement Academy-Roswell took place at the ILEA building Wednesday night. Mayor Dennis Kintigh addressed the crowd, comprised of community members and delegates from Colombia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Costa Rica,...

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    State police: Holiday patrols were successful

    December 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    State police announced there was only one fatal crash in the state during Thanksgiving weekend involving either state or motor transportation police. State police said state troopers and motor transportation police officers were very proactive Thanksgiving...

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    USDA extends application deadline for dairy margin protection program

    December 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The application deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program (MPP) will be extended until Dec. 19, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday. The program, established by the 2014 Farm Bill, protects participating dairy...

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    IRS interest rates remain same for first quarter 2015

    December 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning Jan. 1, 2015. The rates will be: · 3 percent for overpayments (2 percent in the case of a corporation); · 3 percent for...

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    December 5, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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...

  • John C. Jones

    December 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    John C. Jones, age 68, of Silver City, NM, passed away on December 2, 2014 at his home. John was born on May 25, 1946, in Roswell to Mildred (Jimmie) and JC (Shadetree) Jones (of Roswell and Las Cruces), graduated from Roswell High School and NMSU. Mildred...

  • Ray Vick

    December 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending for Ray Vick, age 99, of Roswell passed away December 3, 2014. A complete announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Condolences can be made online at Arrangements are under the personal care of...

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    RSO to perform ‘Christmas Classics’ Sunday

    December 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Symphony Orchestra will present “Christmas Classics” at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the Pearson Auditorium on the New Mexico Military Institute campus. Maestro John Farrer will lead the orchestra as it performs a program of Christmas favorites,...

  • Dear Editor: 12-5-14

    December 4, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, It’s hard to believe that I was involved with the American Legion and Disabled American Veterans 33 years ago but I was. I served in officer positions in both organizations. We have many fine veterans in Roswell with John Taylor being one of...

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    Masterson honored

    December 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: John Masterson, second from right, was honored Tuesday on the steps of the Chaves County Courthouse by Monique Jacobson, second from left, state tourism secretary, and Mayor Dennis Kintigh, right. Masterson was recognized for his heroic efforts in...