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    Municipal Court closes for maintenance

    October 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Effective immediately, the City of Roswell Municipal Court building, located at 420 N. Richardson Ave., will temporarily close for all business while maintenance work is completed. The court will move operations to a different location within the city until...

  • Donald J. Brubaker

    October 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Donald J. Brubaker, 49, of Roswell, NM, formerly of Pennsauken, NJ, passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. A private vigil was held at his home on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. Beloved husband of Lauren [nee Cundiff] and devoted father of Danielle and Eric...

  • Miguel Garcia Luna

    October 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Miguel Garcia Luna, 88, longtime resident of Roswell, NM, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at UMC Hospital in Lubbock, TX surrounded by his loving family. A rosary will be recited at St. John’s Catholic Church at 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 followed...

  • Leona E. Stockard

    October 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Age 88, of Albuquerque, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, after a long bout with Alzheimer’s disease. A funeral service was held on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at 2 p.m., at FRENCH Westside, with interment following at Sandia Memory Gardens. She was born...

  • Dear Editor: 10-1-14

    September 30, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, New Mexico is at the forefront of economic development and sustainability and has had success in making positive and substantial changes in our economy due to the hard work and dedication of state Rep. Nora Espinoza. Rep. Espinoza heard that...

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    Pearce accepting military academy applications

    September 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Congressman Steve Pearce is inviting high school seniors residing in New Mexico’s Second Congressional District to apply for nominations to U.S. military academies. Applications for the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Military...

  • Woman arrested for drug posession Sunday

    September 30, 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...

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    Local Girl Missing

    September 30, 2014 • UncategorizedComments Off

    Brooks   Julie Mya Brooks, 15, was reported missing to the New Mexico State Police on Monday. Brooks was last seen at 6 p.m. Sunday at her residence preparing to go to the New Mexico Military Institute campus but never made it to the campus, where she is...

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    Gunman arrested after police standoff

    September 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department responded to a standoff with an armed man Monday, although the suspect was reportedly apprehended without injuries. The incident occurred at a house in the 700 block of Richardson Avenue shortly after noon and lasted several...

  • Dear Editor: 9-30-14

    September 30, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, The U.S. Congress has a public approval rating of 7 percent. Incredibly, approximately 85 percent of the incumbents will be re-elected and sent back to Washington D.C. This absolutely boggles my mind until I started thinking about the explanation...