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  • JRSRFishingDerbyDonation

    More donors needed for derby

    May 25, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    New Mexico Game and Fish Officer Tyson Sanders (right) was presented a check by vice president of the Sunrise Optimist Club Bud Hewwet. The check will be used to help purchase prices for the children at the upcoming fishing derby at Spring River Park and Zoo,...

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    NMMI grad reports to Navy in June

    May 25, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jacob Piñon was recently accepted for Appointment to a Service Academy after successfully completing one year of prep at New Mexico Military Institute. Piñon more than met the nominations requirement by earning nods from both Sen. Martin Heinrich and...

  • JRSRCampInvention

    Help send more kids to Camp Invention

    May 25, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Peggy Bohlin, director of Camp Intervention (right) receives a check from Cheryl Martinez, president of the Sunrise Optimist Club recently. The money will be used to help send some of Roswell’s youth to attend Camp Invention on June 5-9. If anyone would...

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    Come see Owls in the Land of Enchantment exhibit

    May 25, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Albuquerque Ongoing until Sept. 25 Revered and feared in folklore, owls are found throughout New Mexico. From open desert to mountain forest, these powerful hunters have evolved extraordinary senses to pinpoint their prey. For a limited engagement, the New...

  • ElvisPlaneQuestionsFeatured

    Authenticity of Elvis’s plane questioned; Roswell man says he designed jet’s interior, not Presley

    May 24, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Carl Carter, a spokesman for GWS Auction LLC of Beverly Hills, California, stands Wednesday in front of a plane believed to the first every owned by Elvis Presley. Carter refuted claims from a Roswell man that the “The King” did not design...

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    Memorial Day closures

    May 24, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell city offices and Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. In addition, city bus service and trash pickup will be altered because of the holiday. Pecos Trails Transit will have buses in operation only...

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    American flags for veterans

    May 24, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The American Legion Post No. 28 of Roswell will be placing up to 4,000 American flags at the gravesites of all veterans at the South Park and the General Douglas L. McBride Veteran cemeteries Saturday, beginning at 8 a.m. Volunteers are needed. For more...

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    Children’s film series coming to RMAC

    May 24, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Museum and Art Center’s Children’s Film Series is happening this June. On three Saturdays — June 3, 10 and 17 — families can enjoy exhilarating short-film programs for moviegoers of all ages in this film series sponsored by the Roswell...

  • Ronald “Ron” Barry Doan

    May 24, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ronald “Ron” Barry Doan, 76, of Mountainair, NM, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017 at his home after a long illness. Ron was born August 19, 1940, in Abilene, TX, to HC “Johnnie” and Charlcie Tyson Doan. After living in various places because of his...

  • Josefa Gutierrez

    May 24, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Josefa Gutierrez, de 87 años, falleció el Lunes 22 de Mayo de 2017, en Albuquerque, Nuevo México. La visita será el Jueves, 25 de Mayo de 2017, de las 8 a.m. a 6 p.m. Después de la visita se recitará un pequeño servicio a las 6 p.m. Los Servicios...