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  • Johanna Ann Schmidlen

    June 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Johanna Schmidlen, 86, of Roswell, NM, died Sunday, June 1, 2014. She was born June 8, 1927 in Astoria, Oregon, to John and Olga Albertsen. Johanna spent her younger years in the Northwest until she met her husband, Don Schmidlen (deceased) and began living...

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    Beware of postcard scam

    June 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    here is an apparent scam going in Roswell in which an individual receives a postcard in the mail stating: “Great News! You are eligible to receive $100 in gift savings good at Wal-Mart or Target! Call Toll-Free now for complete details.” A woman who...

  • Police Blotter: Police arrest 30 over weekend

    June 2, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police officers responded to more than 40 incidents, and arrested a total of 30 individuals throughout the course of the weekend. Some of the charges for the arrested include possession of methamphetamine, battery against a household member,...

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    Polling locations and hours

    June 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The following are the Chaves County precinct locations for today’s Republican and Democrat primaries. Polls open at 7 a.m. today and close at 7 p.m. Voters must be registered members of either the Democrat or Republican parties to vote in the respective...

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    It’s Gardening Week, Roswell!

    June 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mayor Dennis Kintigh proclaimed June 1-7 as Roswell Gardening Week. The mayor encourages everyone to support the effort and acknowledge the importance of gardening. Pictured with the mayor are, from left, Kathy Brown, Home Garden president; Isabel Olsen, New...

  • Mary Beth Desmond

    June 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Mary Beth Desmond, a 14-year resident of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, passed away peacefully on May 26, 2014. She was born in Kalamazoo, MI, on January 6, 1934 to her parents, John Roelof Pieters and Loraine Parent Pieters. She is survived by her son, Darin Thomas...

  • Archie D. Weitner

    June 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services will be held on Thursday, 10:00 a.m., June 5, 2014, at South Park Cemetery for Archie D. Weitner, age 81, of Roswell who passed away on June 1, 2014. Rev Robert Williams of Dallas, TX, will officiate. Archie was born September 19, 1932, in...

  • Eddy Ramon Segura

    June 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Hagerman, NM for Eddy Ramon Segura, 76, who passed away Friday, May 30, 2014 in Hagerman, NM. A funeral Mass is scheduled for 10 a.m., Thursday, June 5, 2014 also...

  • LaWanda Furney

    June 2, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Strength and Honor are her clothing; she shall rejoice in time to come. Proverbs 31:25 LaWanda Furney born on May 18, 1939, in Amarillo, Texas, ended her sojourn and returned home to her Lord on Thursday, May 29. She left a legacy of love and caring that...

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    Kintigh addresses city, political issues

    June 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (2)

    Mayor Dennis Kintigh answers a question from the Daily Record’s Vision Editor Rey Berrones during a mayoral forum Thursday at the newspaper’s office. Members of the public may submit questions to be posed to the mayor at monthly meetings with newspaper...