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  • Angelita Chavez

    November 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Angelita Chavez, 94, passed away Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 at Landsun Home in Carlsbad, New Mexico surrounded by her loved ones. Angelita was born Dec. 1, 1919 in Hondo, New Mexico to Mauro and Tonita Aldaz Sanchez who preceded her in death. Those left to...

  • Ruby Jean Hardwick

    November 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Ruby Jean Hardwick, age 77, began her eternal life with the Lord and was reunited with her beloved husband Hoyt on October 30, 2014. Jean was a long time resident of Roswell. She is preceded in death by her parents, brother, two sisters and her husband Hoyt...

  • Sister Jean Girzaitis

    November 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Educator, Pastoral Minister, Congregational Leader Sister Jean Girzaitis, SSC, 93, (formerly Sister M. Christopher) beloved member of the Sisters of St. Casimir for 74 years, died October 28, 2014 after a short illness. Sister Jean, a native of Chicago,...

  • Fred Freeman House

    November 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Fred was born March 26, 1932 in Bakersfield, California to Forest G. House and Helen Freeman House. He retired to Bakersfield in July 2012 with his wife, DeLoy McAfee House where he died October 15, 2014 from a long battle with rheumatoid arthritis, a major...

  • Dear Editor: 10-31-14

    October 31, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I want to thank all the E.R. staff at Lovelace Regional Hospital. I went to the E.R. Friday afternoon. They have the best help on the floor. I want to thank Dr. Pope. He treated me really good. He is such a good doctor. Also all the nurses, they...


    Allies in the making

    October 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Local artist Oscar L. Hernandez is painting a mural on the north wall at Allied Keys on North Main Street. The Goddard High School graduate had only two art classes in his young life before deciding to become an artist. Four and a half years ago, a chance art...

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    Cumae’s Mystical Shop offers more than just incense and herbs

    October 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record   Magic is in the air at Cumae’s Mystical Shop. The store is set slightly off the road at 1109 W. Second St. in Roswell. It’s easy to bypass for those who aren’t specifically looking for it, but once it’s...

  • RPD seeks info in Sonic robbery

    October 31, 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...

  • Cindy M. Hess

    October 31, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Cindy Marie Hess of Roswell, NM, age 56, went to be with our Lord on October 27, 2014. Cindy battled cancer for 3 years, she was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She is survived by her husband of 35 years, John Hess; brother, Steven Shultz and...

  • Joseph Raymond Ortega

    October 31, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary will be recited for Joseph Raymond Ortega, 57, of Roswell at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with Fr. Eduardo Espinoza...