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    New Rotarian

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local attorney Elizabeth Shields was inducted into the Pecos Valley Rotary Club on Wednesday. Congratulating Shields is longtime club member Bob Entrop. (Submitted Photo) [/auth...

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    Cub Scout fair fun games

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Boys Scouts of America will be hosting a membership fair at the Roswell Convention Center at 912 N. Main. It will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 3. Elementary kids from grades first thru fifth are Cub Scouts. Boys 11 to 18 are Boys Scouts. Young...

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    RFD Call Log — Aug. 24 and 25

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug. 24 • At 8:48 a.m., fire alarm, West Mathis Street. • At 1:29 p.m., fire alarm, 1600 block of East Bland. • At 7:01 p.m., carbon monoxide...

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    First responders to be honored

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    First Church of the Nazarene in Roswell will honor first responders, including police, firefighters and EMTs, on Sept. 13. The worship service will begin at 10:45 a.m. and a dinner will follow at noon. All first responders and their families are invited to...

  • Arrest leads to $900 in seized marijuana

    August 27, 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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    FLETC’s Tom Brabson recognized by ILEA

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, John Chavers, Tom Brabson and John Koogler. (Submitted Photo) During a recent graduation ceremony at the International Law Enforcement Academy-Roswell, Tom Brabson, a class coordinator at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia, was...

  • Betty Herron Walker

    August 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Betty Herron Walker of Los Lunas, New Mexico, passed away August 24, 2015. She was born April 27, 1941, in Checotah, Oklahoma, to Gabe and Martha Herron. Betty lived in Roswell for many years and was a hairdresser. She married the love of her life, Don...

  • Avarista Gomez

    August 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Avarista (Eva) Gomez, 66, passed away on August 24, 2015. She was born on January 30, 1949, to Victor Gomez and Betty Lou Morro, in Portales, NM. After graduating from Portales High School in 1968, she earned her Associate’s Degree in Education in 1984. Eva...

  • Damon Oswald-Newman

    August 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Damon Oswald, 19, passed away on August 22, 2015, in Roswell, NM. He was born on March 2, 1996, in Amarillo, TX. His interests included playing football, baseball, karate, listening to music, singing, rapping and drawing. Damon even wrote some of his own...

  • Ramon Lara

    August 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ramon Lara, 97, passed away on August 25, 2015. He was born on August 9, 1918, to Atilano J. Lara and Julia F. Rodriguez, in Fort Davis, TX. After serving in the Army, he became a truck driver for 51 years before retiring. Ramon loved to work hard and he...