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    RFD Call Log—May 20 and 21

    May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 20 • At 8:42 a.m., medical call, 2800 block of North Kentucky Avenue. • At 9:59 a.m., medical call, 100 block of East 23rd Street. • At 10:43 a.m., public assistance, 200...

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    City needs lifeguards

    May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city’s Parks and Recreation Department is looking for lifeguards at the Cahoon Park Pool this summer. The lifeguard positions will be open until filled, but training will begin Tuesday, May 26. City officials hope to open the pool June 1. Lifeguards,...

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    ‘Fill a Basket’ set

    May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Albertson’s and the Sunrise Optimist Club are joining forces to hold a “Fill a Basket” grocery run for three winners. Optimist Club members wearing bright gold shirts will be taking $1 donations for the next two weekends at Wal-Mart, Westlake Hardware,...

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    6 Southeast NM residents, 1 Texan face federal firearms, narcotics charges

    May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ALBUQUERQUE — Investigations by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Lea County Drug Task Force and the Pecos Valley Drug Task Force have resulted in the filing of federal charges against six individuals who reside in southeastern...

  • Dear Editor: 5-22-15

    May 21, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, I am writing to express my appreciation for courtesy and efficiency on the part of City employees. At 1 p.m. I called the city streets department to tell them of a dangerous pot-hole in the paved alley south of 22nd Street east of Main Street....

  • Yvonne L. Mayo

    May 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Yvonne L Mayo, 58; the Angel of Silence entered her life on May 18, 2015, and Yvonne was called from labor to rest. Although her journey through this life has ended, she will always be loved, remembered, and deeply missed. She was born in Roswell, NM, to the...

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    Law enforcement carries the torch

    May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of the Roswell Police Department carried the Special Olympics torch Wednesday morning as they participated in the Law Enforcement Torch Run that takes place throughout the month in various parts of the state, culminating at the Special Olympics New...

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    Sunrise Optimist awards scholarships

    May 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell High School students Jazmin Sigala and Sterling Cooper received scholarships Wednesday from the Sunrise Optimist Club and are pictured with scholarship committee chairman Roger K. Burnett. The Roswell Sunrise Optimist Club awarded scholarships to...


    Ruidoso police involved in fatal shooting

    May 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jones   RUIDOSO — New Mexico State Police released the name of the 27-year-old man fatally shot by Ruidoso police officers Sunday morning, according to a state police press release. The New Mexico State Police Investigation Bureau continues the...

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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — May 19 and 20

    May 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 19  • At 7:34 a.m., medical call, 2500 block of North Grand Avenue. • At 10:55 a.m., medical call, 600 block of South Montana Avenue. • At 11:29 a.m., medical call, 4700...