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  • Jackie Bills

    August 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jackie Bills, 80, of Ft. Worth, TX, surrounded by family, passed from this life on August 9, 2015. A graveside service will be at South Park Cemetery Friday, August 28 at 11 a.m. Family members will receive visitors on Thursday, August 27, from 6-8 p.m. at...

  • Felipa Lerma Primera

    August 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled at 6 p.m., Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Felipa Lerma Primera, 103, who passed away Friday, August 21, 2015 at her home surrounded by the love of her family. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday,...


    Three dead, one injured after shooting

    August 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Police say this house in the 300 block of East Reed Street was the scene of a triple homicide Saturday morning. A fourth person was injured and transported to the hospital. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) The Roswell Police Department is investigating a...

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    Sun vs. clouds

    August 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The sun breaks through the clouds as the sun sets behind Chili’s Grill and Bar and the Wal-Mart Supercenter, 4500 N. Main St., as seen from the Bealls parking lot Friday night. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

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    Robbery suspect flees from police, fights with officer

    August 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 27-year-old Roswell man faces multiple criminal charges after he allegedly threatened Walmart employees while stealing a computer from the store, then sped through town — speeding through stop signs and refusing to stop for police as they tried to pull...

  • Bethany Noel Becerra

    August 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service is scheduled at 11 a.m., Monday, August 24, 2015, at WayMaker Church 202 S. Sunset Ave. for Bethany Noel Becerra, 43, who passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015, at her home. Pastor Mark Green of WayMaker Church will officiate. Bethany was...

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    Not an artist, but still a painter

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A worker gives a sign a new coat of paint at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, 100 W. 11th St., Thursday. The Patricia Lubben Bassett Art Education Center is currently hosting the 32nd Annual Roswell Fine Arts League National Juried Art Show through...

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    Welcome back, Grizzle

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A welcome-back reception was held Friday at the home of Maj. Gen. Jerry Grizzle, right, superintendent of the New Mexico Military Institute. Pictured with Grizzle is Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

  • Police report: $750 gun stolen during aggravated burglary

    August 22, 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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    Portion of North Montana Avenue to temporarily close

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A portion of North Montana Avenue will be closed beginning Tuesday as crews continue work on the installation of new water lines in the area. The portion between West Country Club Road and 27th Street will be closed to thru-traffic for about four weeks,...