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    Immanuel Church observes black history

    March 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

     The 22nd annual Youth Black History Program was held Saturday at Immanuel Church of God in Christ, 1004 N. Union Ave., in Roswell, with the theme “Unity in the Community.” The purpose of the program was to unite and educate the youth of Roswell. The...

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    DWI arrests March 7-8

    March 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

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    Fire Call Log — March 6-9

    March 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   March 6 • At 7:39 a.m., motor vehicle accident, 600 block of North Delaware Avenue. • At 7:48 a.m., motor vehicle accident, South Main Street and Ballard Street. • At...

  • Roswell man arrested for shoplifting

    March 9, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    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: 3-10-15

    March 9, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, I want to acknowledge the kindness and hospitality of Roswellians when a recent two-day business trip (March 3 and 4) became a five-day trip due to weather. Eye Crafters, the Best Western Palacios and Friends of the Library all helped with...

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    March 9, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled for 9 a.m., Thursday, March 12, 2015, at St. Jude’s Catholic Church in San Patricio, NM for Walter McTeigue, 56, who passed away Sunday, March 8, 2015, at home surrounded by his loved ones. Funeral Mass will follow at 9:30 a.m. Fr....

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    Entry forms for 18th annual Knowledge Bowl now available

    March 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Literacy Council will present its 18th annual Knowledge Bowl at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, at the Chaves County J.O.Y. Center, 1822 N. Montana Ave. This will be a fun-filled afternoon of trivia with a silent auction and prizes. Literacy will...

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    Espinoza presides over House

    March 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    State Rep. Nora Espinoza, R-Roswell, presides over the New Mexico House of Representatives on Friday. The 60-day legislative session ends at noon March 21. Several key bills are pending in the House and New Mexico Senate, including a state budget, as state...

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    Baptist Association holding St. Patrick’s Day event for seniors

    March 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Green, green, and more green! Join the Pecos Valley Baptist Association on March 17 for a fun-filled St. Patrick’s Day gathering. All senior adults are invited to the association’s second annual Senior Adult Singspiration. The event begins at 10 a.m. at...

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    Fireworks display part of demo

    March 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Residents in the northwestern part of town near Montana Avenue and College Boulevard Saturday may have been delighted — or startled — to hear and see fireworks in the night’s sky. The show marked the final part of a training session held with fireworks...