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    Planet Fitness set to open soon

    November 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest growing fitness providers in the country, will be opening soon in Roswell. The new gym, located at 1709 S. Main St. next to Kmart, is scheduled to open by the end of this year. The new 20,000-square-foot location...

  • Stewart Industries loses $23,000 in burglary

    November 12, 2015 • 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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    RFD Call Log — Nov. 6-9

    November 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: Nov. 6 • At 7:58 a.m., motor vehicle accident, corner of W. Buena Vista St. and S. Pennsylvania Ave. • At 9:24 a.m., fire alarm, University Blvd. • At 12:54 p.m., fire alarm,...

  • Clifford C. Gonzalez Jr.

    November 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Clifford C. Gonzalez Jr. passed away on November 11, 2015. Services are pending at this time. A further announcement will be published when arrangements are finalized. Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory...

  • Effie Jayne Micander Bowers

    November 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Effie Jayne Micander Bowers, age 90, passed peacefully in her sleep on October 31, 2015, in Las Cruces, N.M. She was born to Beulah Isabeth and Robert Monroe Davis on March 20, 1925, in Roswell, N.M. Her chosen profession as a nurse led to a fulfilling career...

  • Lola M. Evans

    November 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lola M. Evans passed away on November 8, 2015, tended for by her loved ones until the end. She and her twin sister were born April 29, 1931, near Westville, Oklahoma, to Louis and Mamie Hardage. The family moved to Roswell and most of her life was spent here....

  • Milton Kranitz

    November 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Milton Kranitz, 84, passed away peacefully on the morning of November 11. He was born November 28, 1930, in New York and grew up in the Bronx. He was the loving husband of Natalie Kranitz for 52 years before she passed away in 2008. Milton was a beloved...

  • Dear Editor: A warm ‘thank you’

    November 11, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I must thank Ms. Bethany Freudenthal for her article in the Friday, October 30 issue, entitled ‘Three entities discuss school issues’. It is great to read about Chaves County, Roswell Independent School District and City of Roswell working together and...

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    Different uniform, same mission

    November 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This photo features all uniforms worn by the American military and the history of the soldier, Marine airman and sailor bringing courage, bravery and honor to those who have worn, currently wear and will wear the uniform in defense of this country. From left...

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    Guajardo sentencing continued

    November 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The sentencing hearing for Uriel “Rudy” Guajardo, 52, was continued Tuesday in Fifth Judicial District Court. In a sentencing hearing Tuesday, Guajardo will be sent to the New Mexico Department of Corrections for a psychological evaluation before his next...