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  • gopwomen

    New officers for GOP group are sworn in

    December 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Barbara McClain, left, president of New Mexico Federation of Republican Women, on Wednesday swears in new County Federated Republican Women officers Teresa Barncastle, second from left, incoming president; Jeanette Salsman, secretary; and Sandi Witt,...

  • Thea O. Otterson

    December 22, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Thea O. Otterson, 98, who passed away Monday, December 19, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Guadalupe Murillo

    December 22, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Guadalupe Murillo, 67, who passed away Wednesday, December, 21, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Danny Ray Vick

    December 22, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services were held on Dec. 21 for Danny Ray Vick, 33, who passed away December 15, 2016 in Roswell, ...

  • taxtime

    IRS face-to-face help now by appointment

    December 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    As the tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that an appointment is required for in-person tax help at all IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers. IRS TACs continue to be a vital part of the service IRS provides when a tax...

  • Kimi no Na wa, the Tohoku Tsunami, and Christmas 

    December 22, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    As I once again find myself in the comforts of home and movie watching after a brutal week of finals, I cannot help but pose the following query. Which new film has now earned more than $170 million worldwide, received critical claim, and will probably...

  • jrsrcook

    Dorothy Cook turns 100

    December 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dorothy Jane (Strong) Cook Dorothy Jane (Strong) Cook will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Dec. 25 She was born in Wellington, Texas, to a mother and father who were early settlers in Texas. She often told her family about her grandmother being the owner...

  • generic-newsbriefs

    St. Andrew’s adds yoga classes, changes class times

    December 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Yoga at St. Andrew’s will continue in 2017 with additional class times available. Yoga for Kids (ages 6-12) will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesdays and Yoga for Teens (13 and older) at 4 p.m. on Thursdays. Yoga for Absolute Beginners (adults) will move to 5:30...

  • An encouraging moment in NM

    December 22, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Many New Mexicans may not be aware of an incident in Albuquerque a few weeks ago, only briefly reported, about a (presumably Muslim) woman wearing a hijab (scarf) in a Smith’s supermarket, who was verbally assaulted by a hysterical woman telling her to go...

  • Secularism is its own religion

    December 22, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I read in the paper where Belen and several other small towns across the country are refusing to take down their nativity scenes despite legal threats. I say good for them. As the mayor of Belen states, “The nativity scene not only represents the history of...