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    2 Eddy County residents wounded in pursuit of thieves

    July 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Eddy County Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating a shooting following the theft of a trailer on Sunday, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office. Deputies responded to a report of a stolen trailer on Seven Rivers Highway at about 2...

  • Timothy Amos Sr.

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Roswell lost a fine man when Tim Amos Sr. lost his battle with cancer and passed away Saturday morning, June 28, 2014. Tim was born in Sulfur Springs, Texas on December 20, 1941 to Travis Winfred and Dorothy Lorene Amos. He was one of ten children who all...

  • Leo V. Pennington

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, at Midway Baptist Church in Dexter, N.M. for Leo V. Pennington of Artesia, New Mexico. Mr. Pennington, 64, died Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Artesia General Hospital. Matthew Scharria will officiate at the...

  • Robert Gonzalo Medina

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial Mass is scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, July 4, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church for Robert Gonzalo Medina, 50, who passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Robert was born May 10, 1964, in Roswell, NM, to...

  • Nita Chadwick Saum

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Nita Chadwick Saum, a longtime resident of Roswell, passed away June 1, 2014 in Grand Junction, CO. Nita was born on the family ranch in Sutton County, near Sonora, TX, one of 10 children born to Jim and Sibyl Chadwick, cattle ranchers in Sonora, TX, San...

  • Flo Lunsford

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Flo Lunsford, 83, will be honored at funeral services scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at her home church, Faith Baptist Church in Artesia, NM. Officiating will be Pastor Dennis McKinley of Landmark Baptist Church, Carlsbad, NM, and Pastor Mike...

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    Leadership Roswell taking applications for next year

    June 29, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The Leadership Roswell program held its 31st annual graduation recently at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Graduates of the 2014 class include, in no particular order, Bethany Benavides; Ruben Bolanos, Roswell Independent School District; Sharon...

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    Mayoral forum: Kintigh talks animal rescues, FLETC

    June 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh, center, talks Thursday with Daily Record Vision editor Rey Berrones, left, and staff writer Jerry Heck during the mayor’s monthly forum with newspaper staff. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   Editor’s note: This is the second in a...


    Gonzales: ‘A little touch of love can change a man’s heart’

    June 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gonzales   By Dylanne Petros Record Staff Writer   Johnny Gonzales has spent his life helping others. Gonzales, 64, of Roswell, has his own prison ministry, Prison Door Inc. and has been helping people for more than 35 years. He started his career...

  • Rev. Boyd Spence Cates

    June 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Reverend Boyd Spence Cates passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014, in Round Rock, TX at the age of 95. He was born October 9, 1918, in Walters, OK. He was a licensed minister with the United Pentecostal Church International for 60 years, and pastored various...