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  • Harvey Dale Taylor

    October 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services for Harvey Dale Taylor, 80, loving husband, caring father, pappy to his grandkids and faithful friend to many, passed from this life on Oct. 25, 2013, in Roswell. Services will be held at Kirby-Smith-Rogers Funeral Home on Thursday, Oct. 31...

  • Betty Lewis

    October 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28 Betty Marie Lewis, 83, of Roswell, formerly of Mesa, Ariz., peacefully left this life to be with her Savior on Oct. 27, 2013. Graveside services will be held at...

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    Teen dies while ‘vehicle surfing’

    October 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    An 18-year-old youth died in the county as a result of a tragic accident, Monday night. The incident occurred in the area around Old Clovis Highway and Bitter Lake Road. Chaves County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Daniel Ornelas said the young man was vehicle...

  • George Salcido

    October 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    George Salcido, 11-22-1963 to 10-10-2013. Family of: Ralph dad and Connie mom, Adam, Ralph III, Gloria, Isabel, Dolores, Barbara, Mabel: sibs. He loved family, friends, cold beer, old cars, music, and his dogs. From all your friends we miss you more than you...

  • Stoarmy J. (Miller) Vargas

    October 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Our beloved Stoarmy J. (Miller) Vargas was called to be with the Lord and taken from our hearts on Friday, October 25, 2013. Stoarmy was born to Aileen Miller and Joel Vargas on July 13, 1991, in Roswell NM. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Wednesday,...

  • Calvin Lee Roberts Jr. (Pete)

    October 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Went home to be with Jesus from his home in St. Clair, Michigan, on Friday, October 11, 2013, after being ill for six months. He was 53 years old. He was born on November 3, 1959, in Hobbs, NM. Left to mourn his passing are: His parents, Calvin and Betty...

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    Police investigate officer-involved shooting

    October 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

    The New Mexico State Police is investigating another officer-involved shooting that occurred in Lea County on Sunday. Roswell NMSP Dispatch were contacted. around 6 p.m., about Amy Reyna who had several federal warrants in Texas and New Mexico. The Denver...

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    2 sought in armed robbery case

    October 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department seeks two men following an armed robbery that took place Saturday, Oct. 19, when two male subjects entered Kmart, 1705 St. Main St., and held up a cashier at gunpoint. The subjects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. The...

  • Father Cormac Antram

    October 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Father Cormac Antram (born James Clifford Antram Jr.) passed away peacefully at St. John Care Center in Albuquerque, on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013. He was 87 years old. A Roswell native, Fr. Cormac was born on May 18, 1926. His father, James Clifford Antram,...

  • Scott Means

    October 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Scott Barkman Means, 54, of Ironton, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Cornerstone Hospital of Huntington, WV. The Marion, New York native was born May 30, 1959, a son to the late Merritt and Laura (Smith) Means. Mr. Means is survived by his...