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  • feln

    Chaves County grand jury indicts three Roswell men and Clovis woman

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County grand jury indicted four more people last week, three from Roswell and one from Clovis, on charges ranging from failure to register as a sex offender to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The grand jury, which has been authorized for...

  • assurance

    Assurance Home receives car donation for birthday

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ron Malone, executive director of the Assurance Home, along with a couple of the young residents, shows off a 1979 Lincoln Continental that was donated to the residence for at-risk and homeless children. (Submitted Photo) Assurance Home recently received a...

  • Joan Irene Reeves

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending for Joan Irene Reeves, age 85, of Roswell who passed away peacefully at her home April 24, 2016. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral...

  • George Paul Rizzo

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    August 28, 1935-April 22, 2016 George Paul Rizzo was born in the Bronx, NY on August 28, 1935 to George Rizzo and Stella Boccalino Rizzo. The youngest of four children, he grew up on Long Island in Valley Stream, NY. He graduated from Valley Stream Central...

  • Effie Mae Likes

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our precious Mae Likes, 91, died April 24, 2016. She was born May 25, 1924, in Benton Harbor, Michigan to Ira Everett Igert and Elsie Rupert Igert. On August 29, 1942, Mae married Frank Likes. Together, they moved from Benton Harbor, MI to Roswell in 1962. In...

  • Shelley Ann Yunie

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Shelley Ann Yunie, 41, passed away on Monday April 11, 2016. Shelley was born Nov. 14, 1974.  Shelley was laid to rest in Zuni, New Mexico on April 14, 2016. She was passed into heaven in a traditional Zuni burial ceremony. She is survived by her husband...

  • Mary Frances Escalante

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Beloved wife and mother, Mary Frances Escalante, 76, died April 22, 2016. She was born January 29, 1940, to Manuel and Martha Duran in Roswell, NM. Mary was a faithful and loyal wife to Macedonio, and a wonderful, loving mother to their children. Forgiveness...

  • bootz

    Boots in the ditch

    April 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A group of Cuban farmers show off their new “mud boots” donated by Roswell Livestock and Farm Supply. Nine pairs of the rubber boots were brought to the Cuban farmers who work in irrigation ditches earlier this month by a mission group from Tabernacle...

  • Seeing through the governor’s ruse

    April 23, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    How stupid do they think we are? The biased media describe Trump as “Hitler” and Cruz as a “repulsive animal,” but they don’t call Bernie “Stalin” or Hillary “Eva Peron.” And now our governor thinks we can’t see through her political...

  • Petra Ruiz

    April 23, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Petra M. Ruiz, 92, passed away April 15, 2016. She was born June 29, 1923, to Marcos Macias and Nepomucena Castanon in Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. As an avid gardener, she loved spending time outside growing flowers and trees. After moving to the United...