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    Senior Olympics seeks volunteers

    April 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico Senior Olympics State Games will be happening in Roswell on July 16-19, and 1,200-plus registered athletes will be competing in over 30 sports over four full days. The number of volunteers required to manage 90 different events in the various...

  • Robert Eric Julian Garcia

    April 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary for Robert Eric Julian Garcia, 20, of Roswell, will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. Services will be Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. Peters Catholic Church with Deacon Howard Herring, burial to...

  • Lois Elsie Crowder Doyal

    April 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Lois Doyal, who passed away April 26, 2014 at the age of 93, was born in Woodbine, Iowa on June 26, 1920, to Elsie May Jenkins and Dr. John H. Crowder, who was a pioneer veterinarian. In 1926, the family moved to Roswell, NM. Lois attended Sunday school at...

  • Rita A. Gallagher

    April 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Rita A. Gallagher, 89, who passed away Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Mission Arch Care Center. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Victoria Nuñez Herrera

    April 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved VICTORIA NUÑEZ HERRERA, age 78, of Las Cruces on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at her home with her loving husband at her bedside. “Vicky” as she was fondly known to family...

  • Barbara J. Mikesell

    April 26, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Barbara J. Mikesell passed away on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Barbara was born July 21, 1933 in Roswell, NM to Louie Link and Betty P. Flynn. Barbara is survived by daughter, Cindy Neatherlin of Roswell; son, Mark Neatherlin and wife Cass of Dexter; Jeff Knox...

  • Francisco B. Luna

    April 26, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary will be recited for Francisco B. Luna, 88, of Lake Arthur, NM at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home. Mass will be at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Lake Arthur Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Lake Arthur...

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    Police identify homicide victim

    April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Police on Friday identified a 22-year-old man who was shot to death in south Roswell. Joseph Sanchez, 22, was fatally shot on the 5800 block of South Main Street at about 2:24 p.m. on Thursday. The investigation is ongoing, according to a news release...

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    Pearce tours Job Corps

    April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    U.S. Representative Steve Pearce (R-District 2) was greeted by members of the student government association at Roswell Job Corps when he visited the campus on Thursday. (Randal Seyler Photo) Congressman Steve Pearce (R-District 2) toured the Roswell Job...

  • Lawrence Dean “Pete” DeBorde

    April 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A graveside service is scheduled for Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at South Park Cemetery at 11:00 AM for Lawrence Dean “Pete” DeBorde, 86, who passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014 at Casa Maria Health Care Center. Service will be celebrated by Deacon Howard...