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  • Abel Santana

    August 28, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    No funeral services for Abel Santana, 70, will be scheduled, per his request. Abel passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015, at his home, surrounded by the love of his family. Abel was born August 10, 1945, to Pedro and Francisca Santana in Apaxtla, Guerrero,...

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    Honoring the worker

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Roswell artist Frank Coulter works on a painting of a Labor Day scene on the office window of Thomas Longwill, DDS, at 306 W. Tilden St., Wednesday. Coulter has done the holiday window paintings for Longwill for several years. He has also done...

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    Agencies warn about air quality

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    State officials say New Mexicans should take precautions as wildfires in the Pacific Northwest continue to bring smoke into the state. The New Mexico Department of Health and the state Environment Department said they are monitoring air quality, and...

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    New Rotarian

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local attorney Elizabeth Shields was inducted into the Pecos Valley Rotary Club on Wednesday. Congratulating Shields is longtime club member Bob Entrop. (Submitted Photo) [/auth...

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    Cub Scout fair fun games

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Boys Scouts of America will be hosting a membership fair at the Roswell Convention Center at 912 N. Main. It will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 3. Elementary kids from grades first thru fifth are Cub Scouts. Boys 11 to 18 are Boys Scouts. Young...

  • RFD-patch

    RFD Call Log — Aug. 24 and 25

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug. 24 • At 8:48 a.m., fire alarm, West Mathis Street. • At 1:29 p.m., fire alarm, 1600 block of East Bland. • At 7:01 p.m., carbon monoxide...

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    First responders to be honored

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    First Church of the Nazarene in Roswell will honor first responders, including police, firefighters and EMTs, on Sept. 13. The worship service will begin at 10:45 a.m. and a dinner will follow at noon. All first responders and their families are invited to...

  • Arrest leads to $900 in seized marijuana

    August 27, 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...

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    FLETC’s Tom Brabson recognized by ILEA

    August 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, John Chavers, Tom Brabson and John Koogler. (Submitted Photo) During a recent graduation ceremony at the International Law Enforcement Academy-Roswell, Tom Brabson, a class coordinator at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia, was...

  • Betty Herron Walker

    August 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Betty Herron Walker of Los Lunas, New Mexico, passed away August 24, 2015. She was born April 27, 1941, in Checotah, Oklahoma, to Gabe and Martha Herron. Betty lived in Roswell for many years and was a hairdresser. She married the love of her life, Don...