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    AG’s office alerts all state schools on bogus company

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The AG’s Consumer Protection Division is alerting all New Mexico schools and school districts to a nationwide scam by a company calling itself Scholastic School Supply that could find its way to the Great Southwest. Fake invoices for educational supplies,...

  • Dear Editor: 9-23-14

    September 23, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I left Thursday’s county commission meeting completely puzzled as to why they passed a resolution against recreational marijuana. The resolution has no teeth in it and means nothing yet it made headline news in the Daily Record. One...

  • Roetta Hudson

    September 23, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the First Baptist Church of Artesia for Roetta Hudson of Artesia, New Mexico. Mrs. Hudson, 78, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at home. Rev. Rick Sullivan will officiate at the services with burial at...

  • Helen Louise Yater Callens

    September 23, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Helen Louise Yater Callens, age 91, formally of Roswell, passed away on Sept. 21, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at South Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at LaGrone...

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    Old Farmer’s Almanac: The original ‘Google’?

    September 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Courtesy Photo   By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record   Some people stand in line for hours or even days awaiting the release of a new movie, gadget, or hot-selling Christmas toy. But something else has recently been released that’s causing...

  • Henry Vargas

    September 21, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    In Loving Memory of Henry Vargas March 15, 1945 – Sept. 21, 2013. God saw you were getting tired, And a cure was not to be. So He put His arms around you and whispered, “Come with Me.” With tearful eyes we watched you suffer and saw you fade away....

  • Shirley Marie Tyner

    September 21, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Shirley Marie Tyner, formerly Shirley Box of Kenner, LA, formerly of Roswell, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, following a lengthy battle with cancer. She was 66. A memorial service will be held at Country Club Road Church of Christ on Saturday, Nov. 8,...

  • Charles Leroy Perkins

    September 21, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Charles (Perky) L. Perkins, 89, passed away on Sept. 13 2014, at his home in Roswell, New Mexico. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Perky was born to Walter Allen Perkins and Mary Eva (McCoy) Perkins on April 15, 1925, and raised in the...

  • Dora Fay Isler Pirtle

    September 21, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at Tabernacle Baptist Church for Dora Fay Isler Pirtle, age 88, of Roswell, who passed away on Sept. 20, 2014. Pastor Jerry W. Beaver will officiate with Pastor Kenneth Heck assisting. Dora...

  • Vickie Sparks

    September 21, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Vickie Sparks, 67, of Roswell NM, passed away Sept. 11, 2014, surrounded by her family. She is now with her father, Other Lee Winegert, where she wanted to be. Out of pain and full of laughter and love. Vickie was born Nov. 15, 1946, to Other Lee Winegert and...