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    Roswell man arrested for 9th DWI

    June 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Roswell man was arrested on Monday for his ninth drunken driving offense, according to a news release from the New Mexico State Police. Michael Quiroz, 53, of Roswell, was arrested on charges of driving while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs...

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    TNT to hold Olympic Day event

    June 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The final Thursday Nite Track Olympic Day meet for the season will be held on Thursday at the Wool Bowl, beginning with registration at 5:30 p.m., followed by the Parade of Athletes at 6 p.m. and scheduled track events. Events include running, jumping, and...

  • Edward “Frank” Horton, Ronald C. Horton

    June 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    There will be a memorial service on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at 4 p.m. at the LaGrone Funeral Chapel at 900 South Main, Roswell, N.M. Edward “Frank” Horton, 74, of Houston, Texas, died Saturday, May 17, 2014, after a brief illness. Frank was born on...

  • Glenda C. Brunk

    June 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Memory Lawn Memorial Park for Glenda C. Brunk, age 68, of Henderson, Nevada, who passed away on June 20, 2014. Glenda was born April 13, 1946, in Kansas City, MO, to Glen and Helen...

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    Emeritus at la villa to host talks on Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Emeritus at La Villa will be presenting two presentations, one on Parkinson’s and one on Alzheimer’s, beginning at 4 p.m. on Wednesday. The event is free and open to the public, and the Parkinson’s presentation begins at 4 p.m. while the Alzheimer’s...

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    Perezes to leave for San Francisco

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Salvation Army Roswell Corps officers Beau and Mandy Perez are leaving the area. The two captains were promoted to the rank of major on June 15 due to tenure and the many service accomplishments in the community while serving The Salvation Army. The Perez...

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    Job Corps celebrates 50 years of service

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dr. Rhonda Smith introduces Eddie Williams, center director of the Roswell Job Corps, at a dinner celebrating the Job Corps’ 50 years of service on Thursday. Also speaking at the event was Mayor Dennis Kintigh. Job Corps is always looking for new students....

  • Police Blotter: Police respond to 7 domestic disturbances over weekend

    June 24, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police officers responded to seven domestic disturbance incidents over the weekend. One incident involved a verbal dispute. The remaining six incidents were physical in nature, according to a news release from the police department. During one...

  • Phillip “P- Nut” Lopez Jr.

    June 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (1)

    A rosary will be recited for Phillip “ P-Nut” Lopez Jr., 58, of Roswell, NM at 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 26, 2014 at St. John’s Catholic Church with Father...

  • Thelma (Lucile) Everett Moody (98 yrs.)

    June 22, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Thelma (Lucile) Everett Moody, long a Roswell, New Mexico resident, retired schoolteacher, beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away on June 17, 2014, after a brief illness in Oakton, Virginia. Until the fall of 2012 when...