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  • Rotary-Club-7-10

    Rotarians recognized

    July 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mary Morgan Photo Pictured are members of the Roswell Rotary Club who were recognized Wednesday as Paul Harris Fellows. In no particular order are Cheryle Patterson, Steve Moran, Frank Seley, Gary Hartwick, Jim McClelland, Allen Brady, Wendell Wakefield,...

  • Betty Evelyn Morris

    July 10, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Betty Evelyn Morris Betty Evelyn Morris, 85, formerly of Belpre, Ohio, died July 6, 2014, in Marietta. Born March 1, 1929, in Detroit, Mich., to Ralph and Ruth Downard Norris, Betty graduated from Athens High School, class of 1947. She is survived by...

  • Hobby Lobby decision affirms religious liberty

    July 10, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    Jonathan Rauch had this take after the U.S. Supreme Court struck a blow for religious liberty with its Hobby Lobby decision last week. “The bottom line is nobody should hyperventilate about this ruling,” said Rauch, a senior fellow at the Brookings...

  • Celia Brady Lucero

    July 10, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Celia Brady Lucero Funeral services are scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Friday, July 11, 2014, at Trinity United Methodist Church for Celia Lucero, 99, who passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Mission Arch Care Center. Reverend Glen Thyrion of Trinity United...

  • Traffic stop results in arrest

    July 10, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a 29-year-old woman on an outstanding warrant and a charge of concealing identity following a traffic stop on Tuesday. Just after midnight on Tuesday morning, police stopped Vanessa Renee Lucero, 29, of Roswell, on a traffic violation...

  • Immigration-Overload-_Gilm

    Martinez faults Obama, Congress on immigrant surge

    July 9, 2014 • Local News, State NewsComments (2)

    SANTA FE (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez is blaming President Barack Obama and Congress for the surge in Central American immigrants attempting to enter the country illegally. The nation’s only Latina governor said in a statement Tuesday the latest wave is a...

  • RV-club-check-7-9

    Helping veterans cemetery become reality

    July 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Cactus Sam’s RV Club presented a $1,000 check to the Gen. Douglas L. McBride-Roswell Veterans Cemetery. From left are Nancy Browning, Joyce Newsom (hidden in back) Gerald Orr, Howard Gebel, Jim Browning, Glynn Turner (in back) Bob Mierke, John Schaffer, Ray...

  • Public Records: 7-9-14

    July 9, 2014 • Public RecordComments Off

    Marriage dissolutions in Chaves County The following marriages were dissolved in the 5th Judicial District Court in Chaves County from April 14 to July 2, 2014. April 14: Maria Teresa Gonzalez v. Trinidad Gonzalez. Jennifer Ann Madison v. Daniel Madison....

  • Celia Lucero

    July 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Celia Lucero, 99, who passed away Tuesday, July 08, 2014 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Manuel L. Silva

    July 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial service for Manuel L. Silva, 79, will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Jesus Herrera officiating. He passed away on July 7, 2014. He was born June 16, 1935 to Refugio Silva and Galdina Lerma...