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  • Domingo Perez

    August 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Domingo Perez, 69, who passed away Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Hagerman, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Dear Editor: 8-13-14

    August 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (1)

    Dear editor, Civilians have paid a horrific price in the ongoing violence in Gaza. Our support of Israel in this conflict is unwise. I hope that Senators Udall and Heinrich and Representative Grisham will support and work for a lasting ceasefire that includes...


    City sees gas price war

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Top: The Chisum Travel Center just north of city limits was one of several locations in Roswell Tuesday where regular gas could be purchased for $2.99 a gallon. Above left: On Saturday, gas was as low as $2.89 at the Allsup’s convenience store at North Main...

  • Burglar attempts break-in with sledgehammer

    August 12, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department responded to a burglary in the 500 block of Twin Diamond Drive at 2:14 a.m. Tuesday. The suspect attempted to break in using a sledgehammer.   Burglars take the iPod and the identity Police responded to a call of a vehicle...

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    Dead body found in Hagerman canal

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Hagerman Police officers are investigating a dead body discovered in a canal on Tuesday morning. A resident out for a morning walk discovered the body of a 69-year-old man in the Hagerman Canal about 100 yards from Allsup’s at about 7:40 a.m. on Tuesday,...

  • Hilario G. Martinez

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A rosary is scheduled for 9 a.m., Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Ballard Chapel for Hilario G. Martinez, 72, who passed away Saturday, August 9, 2014, in Albuquerque, NM. Graveside services will follow at South Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Ballard...

  • Petra Hernandez

    August 12, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    On August 11, 2014, God called Petra Hernandez home. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A graveside service will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, August 14, 2014, with Deacon Ernesto Martinez...

  • Eileen Leone Reifsteck

    August 12, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    May 24, 1925 – June 3, 2014 Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, August 16, 2014, at South Park Cemetery for Eileen L. Reifsteck. Associate Pastor Sean Lee of Grace Community Church will officiate. Eileen was born to Lorenne and Oscar...

  • Gladys W. Sourisseau

    August 12, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Gladys W. Sourisseau on July 29, 2014. Gladys is survived by her sons: Robert and Debi (Winnipeg), Ken and Theresa (Calgary) and their children Madeleine (Ottawa), Matthew (Toronto) and Hannah (Ottawa),...

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    Locals greet Energy Secretary Moniz prior to meeting in Carlsbad

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A local Carlsbad man, right, greets Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz after Moniz arrived at Carlsbad to talk about the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. (Zach Ponce Photo) By Zach Ponce Carlsbad Current-Argus CARLSBAD — More than a dozen Carlsbad...