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    9/11 service at Assumption Church

    September 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    All Saints Catholic School is holding a service to honor military and first responders and those who lost loved ones on 9/11 during its Patriot Day Service at 8 a.m. Friday. The ceremony will be held at Assumption Church, 2808 N. Kentucky Ave. A...

  • Rufina Sosa

    September 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Rufina Sosa, 76, passed away on September 6, 2015. She was born on September 28, 1938, to Fransisco Mata and Simona Roman Sanchez, in Carlsbad, NM. She married Merced B. Sosa on July 5, 1958, in Carlsbad, NM. They celebrated 57 years together. With family...

  • Esther L. “Etta” Hosfield

    September 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Esther L.”Etta” Hosfield, of Owatonna, Minnesota, died on August 28, 2015, at Brookdale Assisted Living, Clare Bridge of Owatonna, at the age of 92. Esther Louise Schebloom was born on September 23, 1922, in Hennepin County, Minnesota, to Bessie Julia...

  • Rachel Salinas

    September 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending for Rachel Salinas, age 84, of Roswell, who passed away on September 8, 2015. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the care of Ballard Funeral Home. [/auth...

  • Jesus Chavez Zavala

    September 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jesus Chavez Zavala, 66, passed away on September 8, 2015. He was born on January 13, 1949, to Tomas Chavez Chaparro and Nieves Zavala Salazar, in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico. He was a great musician who loved to play the drums and sing. Jesus had a lot of...

  • Maria Amalia Valdez

    September 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Maria Amalia Valdez, 67, passed away on September 7, 2015. She was born on July 10, 1948, to Margarito Valdez and Guadalupe Payan, in Valle de Rosario, Chihuahua, Mexico. She loved God and all her grandchildren, and gave special love and care to her grandson,...

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    Friendship to be found at Farmers’ Market

    September 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jesus and John Cisneros offer horchata and friendship bread among their homemade goodies during the Chaves County Farmers’ Market. (Curtis Michaels Story and Photos) The Farmers’ Market will be moving to the convention center this weekend only...

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    Air base getting historic marker

    September 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A dedication ceremony for a roadside historic marker recognizing the former Walker Air Force Base will take place Sept. 18. The Walker Aviation Museum Foundation, the New Mexico Department of Transportation, the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division and...

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    DWI arrests in Chaves County Sept. 5-6

    September 9, 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...

  • Televisions, cash stolen from pizza place

    September 9, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The arrest records available in the police blotter are public information. Any indication of an arrest on a charge and/or multiple charges does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven...