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    1 homicide suspect arrested, 1 still at-large

    July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    One suspect was arrested Wednesday by Roswell police on murder charges in connection with the June 4 homicide of Isaiah Sanchez. Gilbert Lucero, 32, was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant for murder. A second suspect, Steven Lucero, is still...

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    Salvation Army needs donations

    July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The shelves are empty and lines are long at The Salvation Army’s food bank. Donations will be used to buy in bulk, or near cost, from suppliers. Put “food” in the check memo line. Mail checks to Salvation Army Roswell Corps, PO Box 897 Roswell, NM...

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    Horse show to take place Saturday

    July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The FFA Fair horse show will be hosted this weekend at the Eastern New Mexico State Fairgrounds at 4 p.m. Saturday. This year, there will be six kids showing their horses. The categories for this years show are: showmanship, halter, western horse, western...

  • Public Records: 7-17-14

    July 17, 2014 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage license applications July 1 Andrew John Youker, 20, and Trisha Renee Stagg, 21, both of Roswell. Blake D. Thompson, 33, and Danielle L. Lichtenwalter, 26, both of Dexter. Joel Ramirez, 39, and Robertina De-Arcos, 30, both of Roswell. Carlos J. Cruz,...

  • Traffic stop results in 2 arrests

    July 17, 2014 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Roswell Police arrested two people following a traffic stop on Tuesday. Jacob L. Montoya, 21, of Roswell, was arrested on a probation violation after police stopped a vehicle Montoya was driving at about 3 a.m. in the 900 block of Forest Drive, near the...

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    July 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Charles Smith, 91, who passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Dear Editor: 7-16-14

    July 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, We want the people of Roswell to be aware of the great hospital we have here, Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. I was a heart patient and had a new procedure done on July 8. My doctor was Dr. Michael Sarkees and while the procedure was not new,...

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    Salvation Army to host benefit golf tourney

    July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Salvation Army is sponsoring a golf tournament at the New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course at 8 a.m. on Saturday, July 26. The tournament will be played as a three-person best ball. Green fees, cart, breakfast and lunch are included in the $60 per...

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    Gov. Martinez announces appointments

    July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE — Gov. Susana Martinez announced Tuesday appointments to the Public Defender Commission, the New Mexico Family Caregiver Task Force, the New Mexico Council for Purchasing from Persons with Disabilities, the Board of Directors of the New Mexico...

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    Union Avenue roadwork continues

    July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city of Roswell and Constructors Inc. will continue today the rehabilitation of North Union Avenue. North Union will be closed from College Avenue to 13th Street. Pay close attention to traffic-control signage. If you have any questions or concerns,...