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  • Bobby “Bob” Lee Carlton, Sr.

    April 22, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending for Bobby “Bob” Lee Carlton, Sr., age 78, of Roswell, who passed away April 22, 2016. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel....

  • MADD gets money to monitor courts

    April 22, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Obviously for some observers the judges/courts are failing to hand out stiff enough sentences involving DUI cases. To offset this dangerous trend, state bureaucrats in their infinite wisdom have decided to enlist the power of an organization know as Mothers...

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    Animal reclassification brought to the fore

    April 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Terry Bogle, owner of Reins for Life, an equine therapeutic center in Dexter, wants horses to continue to be considered livestock. Shown here with Jack, Bogle says most owners treat their commercial horses as humanely as others treat companion animals....

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    JOY Centers bring carnival to Roswell

    April 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    People enjoyed the “Swinger” ride Friday evening during the opening night of a three-day carnival at 1822 N. Montana Ave. The event raises money for Chaves County JOY Centers, a nonprofit group offering programs and activities for senior citizens...

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    Speaker shares info on mounted patrol

    April 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Tim Davidson, manager of Westlake Ace Hardware and a member of the New Mexico Mounted Patrol, spoke at the Sunrise Optimist Club’s regular meeting on April 13. Davidson gave a very detailed description of the mounted patrol and the support they give...

  • Police respond to report of damages made to a dog fence

    April 22, 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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    County leaders vote to join coalition to oppose BLM rules

    April 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    County commissioners discuss disputes with the BLM at a Thursday meeting. From left are Kyle Wooten, James Duffey, Kim Chesser, William Cavin, Chairman Robert Corn and County Manager Stanton Riggs. (Lisa Dunlap Photo) Chaves County commissioners voted...

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    High school seniors tour ENMU-R

    April 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local high school seniors visit the Sierra Vista Village residence halls at the ENMU-Roswell campus Thursday during a tour called “Explore Eastern.” About 130 students toured the campus, met with staff and faculty and learned about degree programs....

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    Local could face 10-year sentence on federal firearms charges

    April 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A federal judge in Las Cruces found probable cause Thursday to support a criminal complaint charging a 49-year-old Roswell man with violating federal firearms charge. Nathaniel Eddie Madrid will be detained pending trial, a U.S. Magistrate judge ordered....

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    Ellington named assistant VP for health ed at ENMU-R

    April 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ellington Dyan Ellington has been named assistant vice president for Health Education at ENMU-Roswell. Ellington most recently served as the Sun Path Site director at ENMU-Roswell. She previously worked as the Regional Operations manager for the N.M. Children...