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  • Day Camps

    Day camps keep kids busy this summer

    July 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Planetarium Director Jeremy Howe shows a technique to Aranga Archuleta, one of his students during Space Camp on Tuesday at Roswell Museum and Art Center’s Goddard Planetarium (Ed Cook Photo). Who says there’s nothing for kids to do in Roswell? One of...

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    Official: State’s tourism on the rise

    July 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Tourism Department Cabinet Secretary Rebecca Latham takes time to talk to artist and gallery owner Juanita Finger about the New Mexico True campaign. A meeting all about tourism growth in New Mexico went without its expected featured guest, Gov. Susana...

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    Ceremony honors, welcomes athletes

    July 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    File photo of previous years’ Senior Olympics Ceremonies Athletes will be honored, cities and counties will present their competitors in a parade and a torch run relay will occur tonight as part of the opening ceremony of the four-day Senior Olympics...

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    Court orders sale of murder suspect David Villegas-Hernandez’s livestock

    July 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Livestock allegedly owned by murder suspect Juan David Villegas-Hernandez can be sold or turned over to animal control, a court ruled Tuesday. New Mexico Livestock Board Area One Supervisor Darron Shawn Davis said that the 15 horses and cattle likely will be...

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    Lovington housing group merges with Eastern Regional Housing Authority

    July 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Eastern Regional Housing Authority covering 12 counties but based in Roswell is now overseeing the operations of another city’s housing portfolio. The city of Lovington Housing Authority has become the fourth housing group to merge with the Eastern...

  • Local man arrested for failing to stop following vehicle accident

    July 13, 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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    Roswell City Council to meet Thursday

    July 12, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    File Photo of City Council from 2015 After a tumultuous work session on June 27 regarding the city’s aquatic options and the location of a proposed recreation center, the Roswell City Council will meet Thursday night for its regular monthly meeting. The...

  • Vickie R. Sanchez

    July 12, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, July 15, 2016 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel with funeral services to follow at 11:30 a.m. for Vickie R. Sanchez, 88, who passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 in Roswell, NM. Burial will follow at South Park...

  • Delfina G. Chairez

    July 12, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Beloved mother, sister, aunt, cousin, and granddaughter, Delfina G. Chairez was sent to be with the angels in heaven on Saturday, June 9, 2016 at the young age of 44. She was born on February 29, 1972 in Roswell, New Mexico to Pedro and Patsy Gutierrez...

  • Quintis Lee Hinkley

    July 12, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    It is with deep and heavy sadness that we announce the death of Quintis Lee Hinkley, 94, of Roswell, NM, who passed away peacefully in his home on July 8, 2016. Quintis was born on August 31, 1921, to Corwin and May Eva Hinkley, in Savonburg, Kansas. Quintis...