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  • Margaret Langenegger

    February 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Margaret Langenegger, 90, who passed away Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at her home. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

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    County awarded for safety

    February 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Association of Counties presented Chaves County with a safety award in recognition of the county’s efforts in making the workplace safer. During the previous three years, Chaves County demonstrated a positive trend in its worker compensation...

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    ACA webinar for business owners to be held today

    February 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    If you are a business owner and have questions about the Affordable Care Act and its impact on you and your business, this webinar from the New Mexico District Office of the Small Business Administration is for you. SBA, in partnership with Health and Human...

  • Burglar makes off with Winchester rifle, scope

    February 11, 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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    DWI arrests in Chaves County Feb. 4-7

    February 11, 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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    City Council to meet at museum

    February 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The City Council will hold its regular meeting Thursday night, Feb. 12, at the Bassett Auditorium in the Roswell Museum and Art Center at 100 W. 11th St. This is a change in location for this meeting. The City Council normally meets in Council Chambers at...

  • Dear Editor: 2-11-15

    February 11, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, On Feb. 8 another front-page article was written and printed on an alleged impropriety that occurred at Mesa Middle School. Unfortunately, due to privacy laws I cannot discuss student matters. But I would like to address a few things that are...

  • Joy Hunt

    February 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Private services will be held at a later date for Joy Hunt, age 82, of Roswell, who passed away on February 7, 2015. Interment will be at White Oaks, NM, beside her late husband. Joy was born January 16, 1933 to West Rufus and Viola Lee Rathbone, in Del Rio,...

  • Charles Ray “Chick” Murphy

    February 10, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Charles Ray “Chick” Murphy passed away January 27, 2015 suddenly after a brief illness. A memorial service will be held Friday, February 13, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Grace Community Church. Interment will be at Aspen Grove Cemetery in Burlington, Iowa Chick was...


    It’s fun to be a bookworm

    February 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Katy Vaz, a second-grade teacher at East Grand Plains Elementary School, facilitates a discussion during the fourth- and fifth-grade book club, which is an after-school program held every Monday from 3 to 4 p.m. at the school. The purpose of the program is to...