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    DWI arrest in Chaves County for June 29

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • Eduardo Hermosillo

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Eduardo Hermosillo, 85, passed away on June 30, 2015, in El Paso, TX. He was born on October 1, 1929, to Refugio Hermosillo and Beatrice Gomez, in Villa Ahumada, Mexico. A farm worker for many years, Eduardo appeared on the cover of the New Mexico Magazine...

  • Brigitte Maria Hern

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, July 3, 2015, at the family home for Brigitte Maria Hern, 80, who passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at her home surrounded by her loved ones. Brigitte was born April 23, 1935, in Brotterode, Germany, to...

  • Charleston’s tragedy, nation’s wound

    July 2, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    In the wake of the murders at a Charleston, South Carolina, church, details are sinking in — and with them, the recognition that racism lives, breathes and festers, even as we dream that it is a thing of the past. A man just 21 — looking more like a...


    Tearful memories evoked at DWI sign dedication

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Bill Moffitt Photo Dawn Lewis, left, fights back tears as she sits with her husband, Burl Lewis, during the dedication ceremony of a DWI sign Wednesday near where their daughter was killed in 2008. Police warn that they will be out in force for the Fourth of...

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    Historical group confirms alien incident as true event

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Thom Reed submitted photo   The Reed family has made U.S. history: The off-world incident their family encountered in the year 1969 in Sheffield, Massachusetts, is the first case in the United States to be declared by historians as a true event. In a...

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    Roswell officer receives medal

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Police Department Officer Christopher King has been honored with the Carnegie Medal for Heroism. The Roswell officer is among 18 people nationwide to be recognized this week with the medal. He was honored for his actions in rescuing a woman from a...

  • Doris A. Lott

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    (January 25, 1933 – June 27, 2015) Doris A. Lott of Albuquerque left this world to be with our Lord on Saturday, June 27, 2015. She was born in Gurdon, Arkansas on January 25, 1933 and wed to the love of her life in September of 1955. Doris faithfully...

  • Avaristo “Buddy” Garcia

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Avaristo “Buddy” Garcia Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Avaristo “Buddy” Garcia, 64, who passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015, in Roswell, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized....

  • Joel Coronado

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joel Coronado, 48, went to meet our Father on June 28, 2015, in Roswell, NM. He was born on April 3, 1967, in Lubbock, TX, to Larry Coronado and Carmen Ledesma. On February 14, 2014, he married Hilaria Aragon, in Roswell, NM. Joel worked as a mechanic for 30...