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  • Ethel Doris Reaser

    January 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services for Ethel Doris “Richey” Reaser will be held on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel at the Sunset Church of Christ, 3723 34th St., Lubbock, Texas. Flowers can be sent at the Chapel at Sunset Church of Christ. Our dear sweet...

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    Roswell development update from Michael Vickers

    January 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    • KBOB’s: Congratulations on the recent opening of the restaurant! It is located in the Sally Port Inn, 2000 N. Main St., and features a fully renovated and upgraded facility in the former Rookie’s bar and restaurant space. • Dean Baldwin Hangar...

  • Police Blotter: Child mildly injured in a shooting at residence

    January 3, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Shooting An officer was dispatched around 2:45 a.m. Friday in response to reports of shots fired at a residence on the 500 block of South Lea Avenue. A mother and her four juvenile children were sleeping when a gun was discharged near the residence. Bullets...

  • Jane Russell Oberkampf Davisson Gibson

    January 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church for Jane Russell Oberkampf Davisson Gibson, 96 — an ardent traveler who has made her last great earthly adventure in her traveling saga. Rev. Kent Leydens will...

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    Pecan man

    January 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A pecan orchard employee utilizing a rake is silhouetted by swirling dust and dirt at an area orchard, Thursday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Leroy Acosta

    January 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Leroy Acosta, 31, is wanted for his involvement in a shooting and on charges of attempting to commit premeditated murder. The incident occurred on Nov. 1, 2013, in the 200 block of East Frazier Street. The 45-year-old victim was transported to Lubbock for...

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    Man arrested for starting fire, resisting arrest

    January 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department arrested Christopher Vicks, 27, around 8;45 p.m., on Dec. 31, after Pecos Valley Communication Center received a call about man setting fire to the fields near the intersection of Honalulu and YO Roads. According to the police,...

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    Adult Center winter registration scheduled for saturday

    January 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Looking to get in shape or learn a new skill? Registration for winter classes at the Roswell Adult Center will take place Saturday, Jan. 4, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., at the center, 807 North Missouri Avenue. Sign-ups take place one day only and students must...

  • Police Blotter: Bullet breaks window, lands in living room

    January 2, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Shootings • Police were dispatched to the 700 block of North Beech Avenue, Wednesday, after someone shot at a residence. The bullet penetrated the window and ended up in the living room. The projectile was sent to Santa Fe for analysis. • The police...

  • Hyman Derwin

    January 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Hyman Derwin, 90, of Roswell, died Sunday, Dec. 29, at Emeritas at La Villa in Roswell, following a brief illness. Hyman was a loving father, husband, grandfather and friend to all. Born in Syracuse, N.Y., and then living in New Jersey, Hyman came to Roswell...