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  • Zora B. Lykins

    May 26, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., June 3, 2015, at Highland Baptist Church, for Zora B. Lykins, age 77, who passed away on May 21, 2015. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal...

  • James Robert Kisselburg

    May 26, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James Robert Kisselburg, age 69, of Roswell, who passed away on May 25, 2015, will lie in state from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, May 29, 2015, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 30, 2015, at LaGrone Funeral...

  • Jerry Mowat

    May 26, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jerry Mowat was born in Wanette, Oklahoma, on June 3, 1925, to George Francis Skinner and Stella Loretta Jully. Jerry was married to Daniel S. Mowat of Roswell until his death in 1996. She had a long career in banking with Roswell State Bank (First Interstate...

  • Ruth Nell (Neill) Adair

    May 26, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    November 2, 1918 – May 22, 2015 Ruth Nell Adair, of Hagerman, New Mexico, passed away Friday morning, May 22. She had been ill for some time. Born November 2, 1918, at her family’s home in Boswell, Oklahoma, Ruth Nell Neill was the eighth of nine children...


    ‘It is the soldier’

    May 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Two members of the Roswell Veterans Honor Guard participate in the Posting of the Colors.  ( Katy Ross Story and Photos) Michael Trujillo,  a 24-year veteran, was one of three guest speakers at the Memorial Day ceremony at the General Douglas McBride...

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    The king of Farmers’ Market

    May 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Lester Peck stops by the buffet table to check out the cake made for the 2015 Main Street Roswell Farmers’ Market during a vendors’ meeting at his home Saturday night. Peck, who has organized the four-month event for the last eight years, told a group of...

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    NMMI announces high school and junior college graduates

    May 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    High school graduates Laura Landreth, Fort Sumner; Jagos Lasic Beograd, Serbia and Montenegro; Patrick Lunsford, Clarksville, Tennessee; John-Michael Lyons, Houston, Texas; Hannah Manemann, Roswell; Aaron Mann, San Antonio, Texas; Dominic Marquez,...

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    Rotary accepting scholarship applications

    May 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Rotary Club will be awarding 15 scholarships this summer to students from area schools. Applications for the $1,000 scholarships are being accepted through May 31. Students interested in the scholarship program should email...

  • Jessica Gonzales

    May 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jessica Gonzales, 26, passed away on May 17, 2015, in Lubbock, TX. She was born on May 27, 1988, to Alfonso Gamboa, in Roswell, NM. On December 10, 2011, Jessica married Leo Gonzales, in Roswell, NM. Jessica loved to spend time with her family, always giving...

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    Goddard High says: ‘We Own Th15’

    May 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Katrina Macias, the salutatorian of the class 2015 for Goddard High School, gives her family a thumbs-up as she receives her diploma Saturday at the GHS 50th Annual Commencement Exercises at the Wool Bowl. (Katy Ross Photo) Alexa Nguyen performs “I Will...