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    Allies in the making

    October 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Local artist Oscar L. Hernandez is painting a mural on the north wall at Allied Keys on North Main Street. The Goddard High School graduate had only two art classes in his young life before deciding to become an artist. Four and a half years ago, a chance art...

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    Cumae’s Mystical Shop offers more than just incense and herbs

    October 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record   Magic is in the air at Cumae’s Mystical Shop. The store is set slightly off the road at 1109 W. Second St. in Roswell. It’s easy to bypass for those who aren’t specifically looking for it, but once it’s...

  • RPD seeks info in Sonic robbery

    October 31, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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...

  • Cindy M. Hess

    October 31, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Cindy Marie Hess of Roswell, NM, age 56, went to be with our Lord on October 27, 2014. Cindy battled cancer for 3 years, she was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She is survived by her husband of 35 years, John Hess; brother, Steven Shultz and...

  • Joseph Raymond Ortega

    October 31, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary will be recited for Joseph Raymond Ortega, 57, of Roswell at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with Fr. Eduardo Espinoza...

  • Nancy Jo Corn

    October 31, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Nancy Jo Corn passed away on October 27, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Mission, Texas. She was 69 years old. Nancy was born in Portland, Oregon, on December 16, 1944 but spent her youth in Mesquite, Texas. She lived in Roswell, New Mexico, for 28 years...

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    Bookmobile to visit Hagerman on Wednesday

    October 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico State Library Rural Bookmobile East will stop at the Hagerman Post Office from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5. The Rural Bookmobile will return to Hagerman on Dec. 3 following a similar schedule, according to a news release from...

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    Flags to be flown at half-staff

    October 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gov. Susana Martinez has issued an executive order for flags to be flown at half-staff until sunset today in honor and mourning of Rio Rancho Police Officer Anthony Haase. Haase was killed in the line of duty Sunday responding to a domestic violence emergency...

  • Jack Sullivan

    October 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    John Charles (Jack) Sullivan, 54, of Colorado Springs, Co. died October 28, 2014 following a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be held at South Park Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 31, 2014, where he will be buried next to his wife Meg. Jack was...

  • Voters should support general obligation bonds

    October 29, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    It’s as simple as ABC — Bonds A, B and C, that is. The county’s higher education institutions, libraries and the J.O.Y. Centers all need funding for capital improvement projects. Among the problems that need to be repaired are leaky roofs at both the...