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  • RFD-patch

    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...

  • Welton Hood

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Welton Hood, 84 years old,  passed away on July 10, 2015. Welton was a resident of Tulsa, OK, was born December 23, 1930, in Roswell, NM. He is survived by his wife Mary Reese Hood, two brothers, Arvel Hood, and Wayne Hood of Roswell. Welton was preceded in...

  • Barrie K. Pfeiffer

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    On June 27, 2015, Barrie went to be with her heavenly father. She was born in Roswell on November 26, 1964. She is proceeded in death by her parents, Erwin and Evelyn Staeden, her beloved father-in-law Gail Pfeiffer. Her grandparents Wilson and Ruby Wheeler,...

  • Celeste Angelica Graven

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Celeste Angelica Graven was born on Nov. 2, 1926, in Roswell, New Mexico, to Joseph and Rebecca Varela. She died July 7, 2015, at Loma Linda Hospital in California. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Arthur Graven and sons David and James Graven...

  • Virginia Louise Stout Word

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Virginia Louise Stout Word of Roswell, NM, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, July 13, 2015. She was 73 years old. Virginia was born on April 4, 1942, to John D. Stout and Ellen Richmond Stout in Carlsbad, NM, who both preceded her in death....

  • butterfiles

    A blooming success

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of Morning Garden Club, Roswell, planted this garden at Delaware and Riverside in Cahoon Park on April 25 and now it is blooming profusely. The club trying to provide plants that attract attract pollinators, specifically butterflies. As members of...

  • 071515-Girl's-Nation

    Roswell High School student elected to go to Washington for Girls’ Nation

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Cameron Estrada is not only waiting for her shift to begin as a lifeguard at the ENMU-R swimming pool Tuesday; she’s also anxiously waiting to spend a week in Washington, D.C., as a New Mexico representative of Girls’ Nation. Estrada graduated...