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  • Mabel Terrell

    April 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Private services were recently held for Mabel Terrell, 87, of Roswell, who passed away on April 5, 2014. A Roswell resident since 1951, she is survived by her husband of almost 63 years, Richard “Frenchie” Terrell; sons, Tommy Terrell and Albert...

  • Jose Frescas

    April 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Jose Frescas, 62, who passed away at his home in Roswell on Saturday, April 19, 2014. Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at...

  • Jon Alan Martin

    April 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jon Alan Martin, 46, passed from this life on April 16, 2014, in the home that he loved. Jon was born in Arab, Alabama on November 23, 1968. He was born to Jodi Sloan Cahill of Roswell and Clyde Martin of Alabama. He is survived by Angela Kennon Martin, her 3...

  • To the Editor

    April 19, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    On behalf of the Roswell Refuge for Battered Adults, I’d like to thank everyone who participated in our 2014 Operation Wheels to Freedom. Our purple bicycles travelled all over the city and parked briefly on people’s lawns and a few businesses. Those who...

  • Dear Editor:

    April 19, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    On behalf of the Music and Media Ministry of Grace Community Church, I would like to express my sincere appreciation to those who attended the most recent Fabulous February Follies and to the individuals and merchants who so graciously gave of their time,...

  • Veterans Cemetery moves forward

    April 19, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    It was disappointing news when Gov. Susana Martinez announced on Tuesday that Roswell was not chosen to be the location for one of four new proposed veterans cemeteries. Instead of Roswell, the governor chose Fort Stanton in Lincoln County and Carlsbad in...

  • Jerry Heine

    April 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jerry Heine, 83, of Carlsbad, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014 at his home. Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m on Saturday (Apr. 19) at Epworth United Methodist Church, 1406 W. Blodgett, Carlsbad with Rev. Phil Huston officiating. Masonic Rites will...

  • Assurance

    Altrusa Club brings baskets to Assurance Home

    April 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Altrusa Club of Roswell donated Easter baskets to the Assurance Home Friday in a tradition that dates back to 1979. Pictured are, from left to right: Carol Hanback of Altrusa, Ron Malone of the Assurance Home, and Altrusa Club members Joan Blodgett,...

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    State attorney general to host foreclosure prevention program

    April 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Attorney General Gary King will be in Roswell today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the S.O.Y. Mariachi School presenting a foreclosure prevention program. The Help for New Mexico Homeowners foreclosure prevention event will offer counseling and legal assistance...

  • Lawrence C. Harris

    April 18, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services are scheduled for 11 a.m., April 26, 2014, at the First Presbyterian Church in Roswell (400 W. 3rd St.) for Lawrence C. Harris, age 95, who passed away on March 7, 2014. Dr. Hugh Burroughs will officiate. Harris — who was known as Larry...