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  • Jack Leonard Ahlen

    June 18, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jack Leonard Ahlen, age 87, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2016. A memorial service will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m., Friday, June 24, 2016. Reverend Glenn Thyrion of Trinity United Methodist Church will be officiating....

  • Jimmy Charles Shaw

    June 18, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Private family services will be held at a later date for Jimmy Charles Shaw, 86, who passed away in Roswell on Saturday, June 11, 2016 surrounded by the love of his family. JC was born September 22, 1929 to Otis Shaw and Sue French in Ropesville, TX. JC began...

  • Aurelia Ginanni (Lala)

    June 18, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Aurelia passed away on Monday, June 15, 2016 at the age of 81. Aurelia was born on April 1, 1935 in Santa Rosa, New Mexico to Julia and Juan Sena. Here in Roswell, she attended Berrendo, Pueblo and Yucca schools before moving to Corpus Christi, Texas to...

  • Daniel Markus Rivera

    June 18, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Daniel Markus Rivera, 19, passed away on June 16, 2016, in Roswell. He was born February 7, 1997, in Roswell to Alfred Rivera and Irene Montoya. A high school graduate and student, there are many memories to share of Daniel. His free spirit, love of listening...

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    Man suffers serious burns in house fire

    June 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 64-year-old Roswell man was seriously injured in a house fire early Friday in the 500 block of East Fourth Street. The Roswell Fire Department responded to the fire at about 1:15 a.m. and found the small house heavily involved in fire, said RFD spokesperson...

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    Block party shows that care centers can be enjoyable

    June 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Residents of Sunset Villa Care Center take part in a block party filled with food and games on Friday (Briana Hodge Photo). Every summer for the last nine years, Sunset Villa Care Center has honored its residents with a summer block party on the facility’s...

  • Woman arrested for alleged possession drug paraphernalia

    June 17, 2016 • 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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    Spectators invited to watch senior olympics events

    June 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: File photo of 2015’s Senior Olympics in Roswell In just under a month about 700 senior athletes will converge on Roswell to compete in the 2016 Senior Olympics summer state games, with the opening ceremony taking place on Wednesday July 13 at 7...

  • Mainstreet Roswell

    MainStreet Roswell reconnects with downtown businesses

    June 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Ideas on boosting the economy and preserving the history of the downtown commercial district were discussed Thursday evening at a MainStreet Roswell meeting. Board president Darryl Burkfield of KBIM Radio and board secretary Molly Boyles of Once Again...

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    Leadership Roswell Alumni Association recognizes leaders

    June 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Daniel Gonzales, Vernon Dyer and Barbara Gomez are the 2016 Leadership Roswell Alumni Association Award recipients (Submitted Photo). Several exceptional community leaders were recognized during the Leadership Roswell Alumni Association’s 19th annual Awards...