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    RMAC selection of new director expected by Friday

    August 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A new Roswell Museum and Art Center director should be selected by the end of the week, according to Interim Executive Director Laurie Rufe. She told the museum’s board of directors at a Monday afternoon meeting that two women finalists have completed their...

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    Goddard student inducted into NSHSS

    August 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Huggard The National Society of High School Scholars, (NSHSS), Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel announced July 7, that Goddard High School student Megan A. Huggard has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. “On behalf of NSHSS, I am...

  • Man arrested for possession of marijuana pipe

    August 15, 2016 • 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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    Recent DWI arrests in Chaves County

    August 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • Lillian Garner

    August 15, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lillian Garner of Lake St. Louis, MO, formerly of Roswell, New Mexico, died on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at the age of 100. Beloved daughter of the late Squire and Ella Garner; loving aunt of Donald (Jackie) Garner, the late Doyle (Ruby) Garner, Bob (Karen)...

  • Democrats have been bad for the economy

    August 15, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Some Democrats shouted “black lives matter” at their convention when someone called for a moment of silence for a murdered policeman, and others yelled “no more war” as a Medal of Honor recipient spoke. No one tried to stop them, and our flag wasn’t...

  • The same old tired rhetoric about guns

    August 15, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (1)

    It’s presidential election season again, and the conservatives are trotting out the same tired old tropes. The Democrats are coming for our guns! This has been going on for at least 25 years. The reasoning seems to be that everybody better hurry up and buy...

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    2016 United Way kicks off Tuesday

    August 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Karen Griffo, left, and Karen Melton are the Chaves County United Way campaign chairs for 2016. (Submitted Photo) The Chaves County United Way will kick off its 2016 campaign Tuesday with a lunch beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Roswell Civic & Convention...

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    Food, crafts at Farmers’ Market

    August 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A crafts table keeps youngsters busy, which allows mom and dad time to check out the fresh fruit and vegetables at the Farmer’s Country Market on the Chaves County Courthouse lawn on Aug. 6. Farmer’s Market coordinator Jesse Hansen told the...

  • Paul Janow

    August 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Paul Janow, age 94, formally of Roswell, New Mexico passed away peacefully Sunday, August 7, 2016 at his home in Great Falls, Montana with his companion Lydia Flores by his side. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, August 15, 2016 at South...