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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log—May 5-6

    May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 5 • At 7:33 a.m., medical call, East Third Street and North Atkinson Avenue. • At 7:35 a.m., dumpster fire, 3100 block of Alhambra Drive. • At 7:56 a.m.,motor vehicle...

  • Man arrested for drug paraphernalia

    May 6, 2015 • 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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    Officer of the Quarter announced

    May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Technical Services Unit Detective Michael Burkowski has been named the Roswell Police Department’s Officer of the Quarter for the first quarter of 2015.  Burkowski was nominated by his sergeant for his personal and professional initiative in using his...

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    Community Band presents final concert

    May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of the Roswell Community Band will present their annual spring concert at 7 p.m., Monday in the Performing Arts Center auditorium at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. This concert is open to the public at no charge. The band will perform a large...

  • Dear Editor: 5-7-15

    May 6, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, Thank you for putting reporter Jeff Jackson’s interview of former Marine Jim Bloodhart on the front page. There was, however, a glaring error I must call to your attention. “There are only former Marines, all ex-Marines are dead.” It has...

  • John Paul Miranda

    May 6, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John Paul Miranda was born on July 31, 1981, in Roswell, New Mexico, to Theresa Miranda Garcia. He is survived by his mother Theresa Garcia; sisters, Monica Garcia and Sara Garcia; nieces and nephews, Aaliyah Benavidez, Marcos Calendaria, Audrina Garcia,...

  • Joanne Louise Rose

    May 6, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joanne Louise Rose, born October 25, 1925, in Erie, PA, passed onto eternal life May 6, 2015, in Roswell, New Mexico. Joanne was born to Alice and Arthur (Jim) Rupp, who have preceded her in death. Joanne graduated from Academy High School in Erie, PA, St....

  • Ricardo Ray Nunez, Jr. “Ricky Ray”

    May 6, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ricardo Ray Nunez, Jr. “Ricky Ray” passed away peacefully in his Mommy and Daddy’s arms with his family by his side at 23 days old on Monday, May 4, 2015, in Albuquerque, NM. Ricky Ray was born on April 11, 2015, in Albuquerque, NM to Ricardo Ray Nunez,...

  • Robert Joseph Leonard

    May 6, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Robert Joseph Leonard, age 90, of Roswell, who passed away on May 5, 2015. A complete announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Condolences may be made online at

  • Norman Cain

    May 6, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Norman Cain, 59, passed away on April 25, 2015, in Roswell, NM. He was born on March 7, 1956, to Noah E. Cain and Jodie Josephine Cain Miller in Roswell, NM. Fishing and camping were Norman’s favorite pastimes, as well as working as a silversmith. Norman...