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  • Raymond T. Crabb

    April 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Former Roswell resident Mr. Raymond T. Crabb, 75, late of Lake Sumner, NM passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014 following a long illness. As was his wish, he died at his home in the presence of his loving wife, Delores. Ray was born August 29, 1938 in Otis,...

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    ENMU-R commencement ceremonies set for May 9

    April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ENMU-Roswell will hold two commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 9, at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. The first ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. for those graduation candidates who will receive Certificates of Employability, Certificates of...

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    New cath lab opens at Lovelace hospital

    April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Lovelace Regional Hospital in Roswell will celebrate the opening of a new cardiac catheterization laboratory from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22. “We are proud to bring this needed service to our community,” said Dawn Tschabrun, CEO, Lovelace Regional...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Michael Madruga

    April 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Michael Madruga, 46, is wanted for vehicle burglary, receiving stolen property, tampering with evidence, and criminal damage. The incident occurred on the 1100 block of South Main Street on April 14. Through the course of the investigation, detectives...

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    Roswell spring bird count planned

    April 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Audubon Society sponsors two bird counts each year — the Christmas Bird Count and the Spring Migration Count. This year the spring count will be held on Saturday, May 10, and will be coordinated by the United Field Ornithologist of Roswell (UFO-R)....

  • John Lee Eudy

    April 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at South Main Church of Christ for John Lee Eudy, age 34, of Dexter, NM who passed away on April 14, 2014. Minister Robert Moore of South Main Church of Christ will officiate assisted by...

  • Valerie Tschappler Hett

    April 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Valerie Tschappler Hett, wife of David Hett and daughter of Sam and Amy Tschappler, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. Valerie leaves behind her husband, David Hett; 3 siblings: Herb Tschappler, Tom Tschappler, and Margaret...

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    Fatal crash blamed on drivers lack of attention

    April 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Carlsbad woman died Monday after the car she was driving was struck by a commercial truck. State police say driver inattention was a contributing factor in the crash. Officers responded to the intersection of U.S. 285 and Derrick Road, between Carlsbad and...

  • Police Blotter: Police investigate mugging, assault

    April 14, 2014 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Gabriel Horton, 32, was arrested around 5 p.m. on Sunday, after officers responded to the area of Atkinson Avenue and Pear Street in reference to a call about a man with a gun. The man, later identified as Horton, had reportedly pointed the gun at an...

  • Richard T. Cook

    April 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Richard T. Cook, age 63, of Carlsbad, who passed away on April 13, 2014. A complete announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Condolences can be made online at