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    First responders honored at annual event

    September 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh, far left, hands 9-month-old Shea Sall back to her mother, Rachel Hayes, after having their picture taken by her father, Eric Sall, far right, during the 13th annual Grandparents and Heroes Day Celebration at Generations of...

  • Julia Ann Sealy

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Born on July 4, 1934. Passed on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. Weatherford, TX. Daughter of Jay and Sybil Smith of Walters, Oklahoma. Preceded in death by her loving husband, Bob Sealy; parents Jay and Sybil Smith; brother, James Smith; and son James Jay Crawford....

  • Roberta Jean “Bobbi” McKnight

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A funeral service for Roberta Jean “Bobbi” (Sterrett) McKnight, 68, of Roswell, will be Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn. Bobbi passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, surrounded by her family....

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    City cancels ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ event due to rain

    September 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The fifth annual Roswell Honda Cowboys & Aliens BBQ and Salsa Competition scheduled for today has been cancelled due to rain. The event was to be held at the Cielo Grande Amphitheater, but due to inclement weather the city has postponed the event....

  • Bobby Gonzalez Barela

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial Service is scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at First Baptist Church, in Hagerman, New Mexico, for Bobby Barela, age 52, of Hagerman, New Mexico. Burial of ashes will follow at Hagerman Cemetery. Pastor Godfrey Barela will be...

  • Andy Daniels

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Andy Daniels, 64, of Roswell, NM, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Albuquerque, NM. A celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Grace Community Church. Pastor Rick Hale will officiate. Burial will follow at South...

  • Edna K. Johnson

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Edna K. Johnson was born June 27, 1910, to Edward and Ivy Winkler in Dexter, New Mexico. She went to be with the Lord on Aug. 31, 2014, at the age of 104. Edna was a member of the Country Club Church of Christ in Roswell, New Mexico. She loved her family and...


    Roswell man missing

    September 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Thomas Waggoner, 79, of Roswell, was last seen Sept. 1, in Roswell. Waggoner is a white male, 6-foot, 4-inches tall and weighs 240 pounds. He has blue eyes and brown hair. If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Waggoner, contact the Roswell...

  • Heat pump reported stolen

    September 5, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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...

  • Dear Editor: 9-5-14

    September 5, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I feel compelled to respond to Mr. Wolfert’s letter to the editor published Sept. 3. In his letter, he makes spurious allegations about the officers of the Roswell Police Department. First Mr. Wolfert, the RPD does not believe itself to be at...