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  • Margarita Díaz

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Margarita Díaz, de 56 años, falleció el 12 de julio de 2015. Ella nació el 17 de octubre de 1959, a Rosendo Federico y Francisca Ríos, en El Alferez, Durango, México. Jugando con sus nietos, leer con ellos y traerles chocolate, la celebración de...

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    Rods and Wheels awarded by KRB

    July 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Keep Roswell Beautiful recently presented the Beautification Award for June of 2015 to Rods and Wheels located at 2300 W. Second St. From left, Candy Ernzen, Shellea Owens, Tommy Candelaria, Victoria Candelaria, Rita Kane-Doerhoefer, Joan Blodgett,...

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    Salvation Army celebrates 110 years in Roswell

    July 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: A group of soldiers who attended a corps rally pose in front of the old Salvation Army office building, located at 408 S. Main St. The picture is labeled as being taken between 1947 and 1948. (Submitted Photo) Below: This is the front doors of the...


    ENMU-R respiratory therapy program gets awarded for excellence

    July 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mavis Williams, left, and Gina Buldra accept the award. (Submitted Photo)   The Respiratory Therapy Program at ENMU-Roswell has been recognized for excellence by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC). The program recently received...

  • Nail gun, stereo reportedly taken

    July 16, 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...

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    Project to re-surface U.S. 285 begins

    July 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation District Two will be resurfacing approximately two miles of US 70/285, just north of Pine Lodge Road in Chaves County. The work began June 13 and is expected to be completed in January 2016. Additional work...

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    RFD Call Log — July 14

    July 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following date. Medical calls are excluded. July 14 • At 2:26 p.m., grass fire, West Ninth Street and North Montana Avenue. • At 3:21 p.m., fire alarm, 200 block of East Chisum Street....


    Rotary Club installs new president

    July 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Lt. Gov. Sheryl L. Saavedra, pictured far right, and Asst. Gov. Diedre Duvall, not pictured, installed Roswell Pecos Valley Rotary Club’s 2015-16 president, Joseph Brady, and the incoming board of directors at a recent lunch meeting. The club also honored...

  • Dear Editor: Truck owner satisfied with service

    July 16, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Recently I received a notice from Chrysler informing me of two recalls on my 2005 Dodge 1500 series pickup. I called Tate Branch Dodge Jeep dealership in Artesia, the service department was very knowledgeable with regards to my problem. The notice that I...

  • Fidencio Villalobos

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Fidencio Villalobos, 87, passed away on July 13, 2015.  He was born on June 28, 1928, in El Tule, Chihuahua, Mexico. He was married for 60 years to Elena Villalobos until her passing in 2014. Favorite pastimes of his were spending time outdoors and...