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  • Letters To the Editor: Veteran’s Day

    November 10, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Military service dogs should be recognized Veterans Day (Nov. 11) honors the noble service and sacrifice of our troops. On this day, Americans should also recognize the contributions of our nation’s four-legged heroes: military service dogs. Soldiers rely...

  • Thank the vets with some action

    November 10, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Roswell Daily Record Today is Veterans Day, a date we set aside to honor those who served our country in the U.S. Armed Forces. The date coincides with post-World War I observances Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, observed in many European nations in...

  • William Horning

    November 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    William “Bill” A. Horning, of Roswell, previously of Crosslake and Fifty Lakes, MN, passed away on November 4, 2015. He was born on May 24, 1939, in St. Paul, MN, to Alfred Horning and Eleanor Schleh. After proudly serving in the Navy, William worked as a...

  • Tommy Lee Williams

    November 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Tommy Lee Williams, 65, of Roswell, New Mexico, passed away October 31, 2015. He was born in Artesia, New Mexico on March 10, 1950. Tommy is survived by his dad, Charles Mitchell; sister, Marie Hyatt and her husband, Frank; girlfriend, Barbara Rogers;...

  • Espe Velasquez

    November 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Espe Velasquez has gone to take her place in heaven. She died early Monday morning surrounded by her loving family after a yearlong courageous battle with a rare form of cancer. A rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m. with funeral Mass at 10 a.m., Thursday,...

  • Carlos Alarid

    November 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A funeral service is scheduled at 10 a.m., Saturday, November 14, 2015, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Carlos Alarid, 90, who passed away Thursday, November 5, 2015, at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. Pastor Savino Sanchez of Church on the Move will be...

  • Lore Gonzales

    November 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lore Gonzales, 83, passed away on November 8, 2015. She was born on June 3, 1932, in Karlsruhe, Germany. She worked as a nursing assistant for 26 years, including 10 years in rehabilitation and several years in home health care. Lore enjoyed her job caring...

  • Marie “Elena” Quinn

    November 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our loving mother, Marie “Elena” Quinn, went to be with Our Lord Jesus on November 5, 2015. Elena was born in Teaneck, N.J. on December 3, 1941, in Holy Name Hospital to Thomas and Eleanor Whaley. Elena would have been 74 on her next birthday. She is...

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    Ruidoso man arrested with charges of sexual exploitation of children

    November 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Ruidoso man was arrested Monday on multiple counts of sexual exploitation of children. Sherman R. Trujillo, 33, is charged with eight counts of distribution of a visual medium of sexual exploitation of children under 18 years of age, all of which are third...

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    State releases family caregiving report

    November 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Cabinet Secretary Designate Myles Copeland speaks on caregiving at Roswell’s Senior Circle on Monday (Bethany Freudenthal Photo). A recent report found that approximately one in five New Mexican’s serves as a family caregiver in any given year, and that...