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    ENMU-R announces spring 2015 Dean’s List

    June 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The following students were named to the Dean’s List at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell for the spring 2015 semester. To be named to the Dean’s List, students must earn a 3.25 or higher grade point average while carrying at least 12 semester hours....

  • Dear Editor: 6-23-15

    June 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    U.S. must keep Electoral College When the time for the presidential campaign/election comes, we always hear clamoring to abolish the Electoral College. The Electoral College is the mechanism put into the Constitution by the Founders to elect our President and...

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    Students, teachers of Roswell benefit from MC2 math lab

    June 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Christy Serna, a teacher leader, talks with a group of students at the MC2 math lab Monday at Goddard High School. (Katy Ross Photos and story)   Students listen to a teacher leader about an activity involving Skittles and a pizza box.    Monday was...

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    Artist returns to UFO mural

    June 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Chamber of Commerce welcomed John Cerney to town on Wednesday. John is the creator of the Roswell mural located on U.S. Highway 285 with the alien family asking a human family for “roadside assistance” that welcomes guests to Roswell. Cerney...

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    DWI arrest for June 19

    June 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    DWI arrest for June 19 In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and...

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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — June 19-22

    June 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: June 19 • At 7:04 a.m., medical call, 2700 block of North Wilshire Boulevard. • At 7:32 a.m., medical call, 2700 block of Onate Road. • At 9:21 a.m., medical call, 2600 block...

  • Man arrested for marijuana possession

    June 22, 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...


    Local teen receives scholarship

    June 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Gov. Susana Martinez congratulates Danielle Hubbard, center, recipient of the New Mexico Federation of Republican Women’s $1,500 scholarship for 2015. Danielle is from Roswell. At right is Krista Edwards, president of the NMFRW. The scholarship was awarded...

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    Golf tournament to raise money for Salvation Army

    June 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Salvation Army Roswell Corps will host its fifth-annual golf tournament Saturday at the New Mexico Military Institute golf course. Registration begins at 7 a.m. and the shotgun tee-off is at 8. This year’s tournament will honor long-time advisory board...

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    June 22, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A funeral service will be held 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at Immanuel Lutheran Church for Warren Hersh Kiess, who passed away on June 19, 2015. Pastor Robert Paul will be officiating. Interment will follow at South Park Cemetery. Warren Hersh Kiess was...