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    Horse show to take place Saturday

    July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The FFA Fair horse show will be hosted this weekend at the Eastern New Mexico State Fairgrounds at 4 p.m. Saturday. This year, there will be six kids showing their horses. The categories for this years show are: showmanship, halter, western horse, western...

  • Public Records: 7-17-14

    July 17, 2014 • Public RecordComments Off

    Marriage license applications July 1 Andrew John Youker, 20, and Trisha Renee Stagg, 21, both of Roswell. Blake D. Thompson, 33, and Danielle L. Lichtenwalter, 26, both of Dexter. Joel Ramirez, 39, and Robertina De-Arcos, 30, both of Roswell. Carlos J. Cruz,...

  • Traffic stop results in 2 arrests

    July 17, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested two people following a traffic stop on Tuesday. Jacob L. Montoya, 21, of Roswell, was arrested on a probation violation after police stopped a vehicle Montoya was driving at about 3 a.m. in the 900 block of Forest Drive, near the...

  • Charles Smith

    July 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Charles Smith, 91, who passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Dear Editor: 7-16-14

    July 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, We want the people of Roswell to be aware of the great hospital we have here, Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. I was a heart patient and had a new procedure done on July 8. My doctor was Dr. Michael Sarkees and while the procedure was not new,...

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    Salvation Army to host benefit golf tourney

    July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Salvation Army is sponsoring a golf tournament at the New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course at 8 a.m. on Saturday, July 26. The tournament will be played as a three-person best ball. Green fees, cart, breakfast and lunch are included in the $60 per...

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    Gov. Martinez announces appointments

    July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE — Gov. Susana Martinez announced Tuesday appointments to the Public Defender Commission, the New Mexico Family Caregiver Task Force, the New Mexico Council for Purchasing from Persons with Disabilities, the Board of Directors of the New Mexico...

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    Union Avenue roadwork continues

    July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The city of Roswell and Constructors Inc. will continue today the rehabilitation of North Union Avenue. North Union will be closed from College Avenue to 13th Street. Pay close attention to traffic-control signage. If you have any questions or concerns,...

  • Billie Jean Carey

    July 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A gathering is scheduled for 3 p.m., Monday, July 21, 2014, at Peach Tree and a graveside memorial services will be scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Woodland-Park Cemetery in Mineral Wells, Texas, for Billie Jean Carey, age 77, of Roswell...

  • Gary Richard Wright

    July 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Age 68, a longtime resident of Roswell and Albuquerque and United States Air force veteran, passed away July 13, 2014 in Albuquerque, NM. He is survived by his spouse Linda; children: Julie Cole and husband, Michael, Sean and wife, Kelly, James and wife,...