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  • Jonita O. Green

    September 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services will be held Saturday, Sept. 13, at 10 a.m. at South Park Cemetery for Jonita Owen Green, 90, of Longmont, CO, who passed away Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. Jonita was born April 11, 1924, in Roswell, NM, to the late Onty and Margaret Owen Liston....

  • Police respond to forced entry burglary Monday

    September 10, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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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    NMMI names outstanding cadets

    September 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico Military Institute Commandant of Cadets, Brigadier Gen. Richard V. Geraci, has named the outstanding cadets for the month of September who will represent NMMI in the Roswell community. In naming the cadets, Geraci made special mention of their...

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    City’s Rotary clubs award $14,500 to local charities

    September 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell’s three Rotary clubs awarded $14,500 to seven local charities during a Tuesday afternoon ceremony at Desert Sun Motors. The money represents the balance of the $34,500 total raised by the 2014 Rotary Desert Sun Golf Classic after a $20,000 award to...

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    Cowboy Mounted Shooting returns to Roswell

    September 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Cowboy Mounted Shooting will be returning to the Bob Crosby Arena at the Eastern New Mexico State Fairgrounds for the ninth annual Chisum Shootout on Sept 12, 13, 14, this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This is a family-oriented sport that can be enjoyed by...

  • Deciderio Manuel Gonzales

    September 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A graveside service for an angel, Deciderio Manuel Gonzales will be Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Woodbine Cemetery in Artesia. Deciderio is survived by his parents, Sonny Gonzales and Santana Contreras of Artesia; sister, Mariel Gonzales;...

  • Athena Michelle Higgins

    September 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Family and friends will gather to celebrate the life of Athena Higgins, 41, of Lubbock, with services at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers (casual dress). Our beloved Athena went to be with the Lord on Sept. 4, 2014. To...

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    Final performances of ‘Patsy Cline’ to be this weekend at Little Theater; Theatre staff recommends reservations for last shows

    September 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The final three performances of “Always… Patsy Cline!” will be this coming weekend, and Roswell Community Little Theatre officials are recommending ticket reservations be made due to the last three performances selling out. “We have some...

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    Hobbs man found guilty of kidnap, battery

    September 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Hobbs man was convicted on Sept. 4 of kidnapping, aggravated battery against a household member, aggravated assault against a household member and false imprisonment in Lea County District Court, according to a news release from the New Mexico Department of...

  • Revoked license results in arrest Saturday morning

    September 9, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a man for driving on a revoked license early Saturday morning. Martin Jose Espinoza, 49, of Roswell was arrested on a charge of unlawful use of license in the 1500 block of West Alameda Street.   Man charged with drug...