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  • Seferino Jose Aldavaz

    September 18, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Seferino Jose Aldavaz, “Sef the rhino,” was born on March 12, 1974 and passed away on September 14, 2015. Spending most of his time at home with friends and family, Sef loved being around the people he loved. He was always joking around with everybody....

  • Letter: Feds review Albuquerque schools’ treatment of kids

    September 17, 2015 • State NewsComments (0)

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal officials are reviewing allegations that the Albuquerque school district is unfairly funneling children with disabilities into the juvenile justice system, according to a letter from the U.S. Attorney’s Office to a New...

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    Roswell MAN gets 7-Year Sentence

    September 17, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell man was sentenced Wednesday in federal court to 84 months in prison for violating federal drug trafficking and firearms laws. Gabriel Gonzales, 26, was also sentenced in federal court in Las Cruces to three years of supervised release following his...

  • Wal-Mart reports theft of hundreds of dollars worth in merchandise

    September 17, 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...

  • Wayne Arthur Carlson

    September 17, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Wayne Arthur Carlson, 86, passed away on September 4, 2015. He was born on January 28, 1929, to Gustav and Agnes Carlson, in Staples, Minn., where he was raised. Wayne was a loving son, husband, father and grandfather. Proudly serving his country in the Army...

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    RFD CALL Log — Sept. 14

    September 17, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Sept. 14 • At 4:54 p.m., motor vehicle accident, Tumbleweed Road and Old Dexter Highway. • At 5:34 p.m., fire alarm, 1300 block of West  Country...

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    Lawn mower versus SUV

    September 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A large lawn mower owned by Roswell Independent School District was struck by a Ford SUV around 1:05 p.m. on South Main Street just south of Mountain View Road. According to the Roswell Police Department, the lawnmower was traveling south with both of...

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    Drag racing set to return to Roswell Saturday

    September 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This Saturday, drag racing returns to Roswell. It won’t be competitive, and the racers will be running a quarter-mile, not the eighth-mile that normal races will be once the season starts. “We just want the racers to leave some Goodyear on the strip for...

  • Jose L. Montez

    September 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jose L. Montez, 49, passed away on September 14, 2015. Per Jose’s wishes, there will be no services. He was loved by many and will be truly missed. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with Jose’s family in the online registry at...

  • Linda Joyce McAdams

    September 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Linda Joyce McAdams was born September 2, 1949, in Dallas, Texas, to parents Calvin and Lena Ball and passed away on September 10, 2015. She is no longer in pain. Now she’s dancing with her heavenly father. Linda was a loving wife, mother, and “mutt”...