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  • Public Records 07-21-16

    July 20, 2016 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Municipal Court Judge Lou Mallion Arraignments June 14 Shoplifting — Oscar Ybarra; Defendant is fined $229. Failure to pay — Cecil Hicks; Defendant is fined $129. Failure to appear, unlawful drivers license, no insurance — Daniel Aguilar; Defendant is...

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    Happy birthday, Senovia!

    July 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Senovia Savedra, center, celebrated her 80th birthday surrounded by family on Sunday. Family members traveled from California, Texas and Roswell to honor her special day. Senovia Savedra’s big heart has brought many people into her life by adoption...

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    RPD commander speaks to Sunrise Optimists

    July 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Commander Tom Moody of the Roswell Police Department was the guest speaker at a recent Sunrise Optimist Club meeting. Moody discussed the impact that the Dallas shooting had on our local police department and how Roswell’s police try to maintain a good...

  • Don’t blame ‘extremists’ for nuclear’s infeasibility

    July 20, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (1)

    Nuclear energy is the Acme of Rube Goldberg devices. Some readers will remember those old Goldberg cartoons, where a simple task — like turning on the light, or opening the door — is completed after an intricate chain reaction. The mousetrap strikes a...

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    Police seek suspect in home invasion

    July 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell woman and her two daughters are safe after being held at gunpoint in their southwest Roswell home Tuesday morning. Police say at about 8 a.m. a woman heard someone knock on the door of her Yale Place home, and when she answered a man allegedly...

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    Grand jury back in session, three people indicted so far

    July 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County grand jury reconvened earlier this month, indicting three on charges ranging from drug to vehicle infractions. Convening in February for three months, the previous jury indicted over 50 people. The new panel of 12, appointed on May 19, the...

  • Recent DWI arrests in Chaves County

    July 19, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (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...

  • Drug arrest on Monday

    July 19, 2016 • 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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    Veterans fair set for Saturday

    July 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell and Chaves County’s veterans can learn about their benefits this Saturday at New Mexico Military Institute’s VMV Ballroom. On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services and NMMI will be hosting the Veterans...

  • Mary Helen Jones Skeen

    July 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    We honor and celebrate the life of Mary Helen Jones Skeen who passed into heaven July 15, 2016. She is survived by her children, Mary Elisa Livingston and Mikell Lee Skeen and his wife Gail; three grandchildren, Ross Livingston, Tyler and Clint Skeen,...