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  • Juanita Gowman

    September 23, 2014 • OpinionComments Off

    A Celebration of Life memorial service for Juanita Gowman, 89, of Roswell, will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Church on the Move. Juanita passed away Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, peacefully into the arms of her Lord. She will be greatly missed by all...


    Rain for days

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    This farm , off the Hub Corn Farm north of Roswell, is now flooded due to the rains that have been happening the past couple of days and will likely stay flooded as the rains continue. (Charles Fischer Photo) [/auth...


    Big Brothers Big Sisters matches kids with ‘bigs’

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bowl For Kids’ Sake is the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeastern New Mexico’s annual fundraising event, was held iin Roswell on April 26. Big Brothers Big Sisters is an affiliate agency of the United Way. (File Photo)   The sole mission of Big...

  • Suspicious car leads to arrest warrant

    September 23, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    On Saturday at 8:30 p.m., Roswell Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle. They found a Roswell man driving a vehicle with no windshield or headlights. No arrest was reported. The officer spoke to two men at the scene; each made a claim of the...

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    Pearce gets pro-life endorsement

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A national pro-life group on Monday announced its endorsement of U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce for Congress. The Washington, D.C.-based Susan B. Anthony List Candidate Fund said Pearce’s consistent pro-life position stands in stark contrast to that of his...

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    Golf course vandals turn fairways into raceways

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Suspected teenagers caused thousands of dollars in damages last weekend at Nancy Lopez Golf Course at Spring River, and police are hoping for help to catch the culprits. Roswell police said multiple golf carts were vandalized and greens were damaged sometime...

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    State land office earns $7.3M from oil, gas lease sale Sept. 16

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE — The New Mexico State Land Office earned $7.3 million for beneficiaries during its monthly oil and gas lease sale held in Santa Fe. This is the highest lease sale revenue since December 2013, when the Land Office earned $7.8 million. Leases for...

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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...