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  • Benita S. Acosta

    April 11, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Benita S. Acosta, age 81, of Roswell, NM, passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017. A Mass will be held at 9 a.m., Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at St. John’s Catholic Church. Father George Hernandez will be officiating. Interment will follow at South Park Cemetery....

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    Ag student signs letter of intent; Roswell High senior to go to NMSU

    April 11, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jaime E. Grijalva signs a letter of intent to attend the College of Agriculture, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at New Mexico State University. The Roswell High honor student also has received a scholarship. (Submitted Photo) Roswell High School senior...

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    Join the Morning Coffee Group

    April 11, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    They’re called the Morning Coffee Group at Senior Circle, but hot chocolate and cold drinks are also available. They’re friendly and welcome anyone to join them. Pictured, from left, are Bill Davis, Maxine Garry, Ruth Ann Speth, Jim Turner, Jim...

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    Contests for kids during Library Week

    April 11, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    To celebrate National Library Week, the Roswell Public Library is running a few contests in appreciation of our patrons. Kids can visit the children’s area and guess how many gummy “bookworms” are in the librarian’s stomach. This contest is for ages...

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    Eagles donate to Down syndrome

    April 10, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Eagles Motorcycle Group on Saturday donated over $5,000 to the Down Syndrome Foundation of Southeast New Mexico. Pictured, from left, are Tammie Mason, Eagle riders vice president; Bethany Johnston, executive director for the Down syndrome...

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    Pregnancy center donation

    April 10, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Telco Credit Union recently donated $3,060 to the Chaves County Pregnancy Center. Pictured, from left, are Lisa Reeves, Teri Romero, Monica Miranda and Alexis Aragon. (Submitted Photo)...

  • Burglar steals $2,499 in tools

    April 10, 2017 • 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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    Upcoming Local Briefs

    April 10, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Blood drives for April There are five blood drives scheduled for the month of April, with the first one being today from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Pioneer Bank 3000 N. Main St. Below are the other four. For more information or to make an appointment for...

  • Last call for mobile vet center at Wal-Mart

    April 10, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    April 19 is a special date for area veterans. A ceremony in Artesia and a special visit of the VA Mobile Vet Center van to Roswell and at the Artesia ceremonies is planned. This is “last call” for a special commemoration marking the 50th Anniversary of...

  • Benita Acosta

    April 10, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Benita Acosta, age 81, of Roswell, NM passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017. A visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel, with a rosary recitation to follow. Mass and burial information will be announced in...