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  • Keith Alder

    Scout master retires

    October 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Scout Executive Keith Alder, right, retired from the Conquistador Council, Boy Scouts of America, on Sept. 30. Council Commissioner Duane Foster presents Keith with his retirement certificate from the BSA National Office (Submitted Photo)...

  • Joyce Tucker

    Sunrise breakfast

    October 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Joyce Tucker spoke at a recent Sunrise Optimist Club breakfast meeting and shared information on the upcoming “Holiday Magic.” Pictured with Tucker is Art Sharp, this months Speaker Chairman. Sunrise Optimist meet Wednesday mornings at Los Cerritos, 7...

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    Oasis Ribbon Cutting

    October 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting celebration recently for Oasis Bar and Grill, located inside the Holiday Inn at at 3620 N. Main St. From left, Roswell Redcoats Andrea Moore, Madlyn Wafful, Joan Reeves, Yukie Ebara and Hervey Gilliland;...

  • Strong candidates draw voters to polls

    October 27, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Rio Grande Sun ESPANOLA — Nationally and more so statewide, political pundits are fretting about voter turnout. The focus now is on the June 2016 primary but voter apathy is not picky. You’ll find it in every race, darn near in every city and county in...

  • Christine Vaughn

    October 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Christine Vaughn, 92, passed away on October 25, 2015. A further announcement will be published when arrangements are finalized. Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory...

  • Nelda Ruth Boyette

    October 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    April 26, 1935 – October 23, 2015 Granbury – Nelda Ruth Boyette, 80, passed away Friday, October 23, 2015 in Granbury, TX. A graveside service will be held at a later date in Roswell, New Mexico with family and friends. In lieu of flowers, please send...

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    Roswell zombies aim to ‘thrill’

    October 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Participants in the 2015 Thrill the World dance, pictured, had several practice runs Saturday before their performance at Pioneer Plaza at 4 p.m. Organizers had volunteers ready to help with makeup, so all kids and adults could get zombified. The dance...

  • chorusrhs

    Roswell High School shows off ‘superior’ talent

    October 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell High School chorus students participated in the District Vocal Solo & Ensemble competition at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales on Oct. 8. The students pictured received Superior 1 ratings on their performances. From left:...

  • Several vehicles burglarized Thursday

    October 25, 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...

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    Fair’s flower show results announced

    October 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Renate Reisel of Roswell won Best of Show in Horticulture with her container-grown plant Euphorbia milii (Crown of Thorns). (Submitted Photo) The 2015 Fair Flower Show, sponsored by the Eastern New Mexico State Fair, Home Garden Club and Morning...