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  • Ruben Baiza

    November 12, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ruben Louie Baiza, 54, passed away peacefully at South Side Regional Medical Center in Petersburg, Virginia surrounded by his children on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Ruben was born on November 15, 1961 to Fermin and Emma Baiza in Roswell, NM. Ruben grew up in...

  • Donald Kuykendall

    November 12, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Donald passed away on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Born in Old Hickory, Tennessee on October 4, 1929 to Harry Hobson and Eunice Stone Kuykendall, Donald moved to Dexter with his family at the age of one. He attended...

  • Keeping Trump’s feet to the fire

    November 12, 2016 • EditorialComments (1)

    Our nation is in perilous times. Half the country is feeling vindicated, the other half insulted. The politicos in Washington D.C. may be moving toward a peaceful transition of powers, but the streets of our cities are moving toward insurrection. Whether this...

  • Goodbye to Obama and Hillary Clinton

    November 12, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Barack Hussein Obama/Hillary Rodom Clinton: Arrivederci, good bye, bye bye, sayonara, so long, adios, see ya, ay revoir, auf wiedersehen, hasta luego, aloha, ciao, bon voyage, shalom, totsiens, vale But last and not least, good riddance! Phil Pantuso Roswell...

  • Get ready for a rough ride

    November 12, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Along with the rest of the world, and to some degree I’m sure even Donald Trump, I’m shocked that he’s our president elect. For many months, I was among the minority of progressives who were afraid this would happen, but then I began to trust in the...

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    Eagle Scout project makes honoring veterans easier

    November 12, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A completed Eagle Scout project at South Park Cemetery has created a paved path from the parking lot of the cemetery offices to the carillon (music tower) near where Jake Trujillo plays taps each day. The work was done by Clayne Williams, son of Tim Williams,...

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    Gay-Straight Alliance seeks social change; State official says Goddard High School group is the first chapter in Roswell

    November 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    “We will not be afraid,” said Corey Hause, third from left, a junior at Goddard High School about the decision to belong to Roswell’s first Gay-Straight Alliance student club. Some of the other members include organizer and senior Luis Lujan, freshman...

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    Supermoon is sure to please the curious eye

    November 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This June 23, 2013, file photo shows a supermoon over the Statue of Liberty in New York. Monday will have the closest full moon of the year, or every 14 months to be precise. It will also be the closest the moon comes to us in almost 69 years. (AP Photo) I...

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    Club learns about Boy Scouts

    November 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    At a recent Sunrise Optimist Club meeting, Howard Parman, a representative from the Boy Scouts of America, gave a talk on the needs and goals of the Boy Scouts. The Sunrise Optimist Club would like to invite anyone interested in improving the quality of life...

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    Lake Arthur man stopped at RIAC before taking gun aboard a plane

    November 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 31-year-old Lake Arthur man who was going through security at the Roswell International Air Center on Oct. 5 to board a departing flight was discovered carrying a handgun in his bag during a security check. The man told transportation security agents he had...