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  • Wanda Jean Hinton

    January 5, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services for Wanda Jean Hinton, 82, a native of Roosevelt County, and a longtime resident of Roswell, will be conducted at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan 7, 2017 at the First United Methodist Church, 200 N. Pennsylvania Ave., in Roswell, with Rev. Laird Cross...

  • Dorthy Linder

    January 5, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Dorthy Linder of Roswell passed away at her home on January 3, 2017. She was 89. There will not be a public visitation at Dorthy’s request. Services will be 10 a.m., Saturday, January 7, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at South Park...

  • 4’33” and Plato’s Allegory of the Cave

    January 5, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Whether one has heard of the composer John Cage, his piece 4’33” (4 minutes and 33 seconds) has continued to polarize audiences ever since its first performance by David Tudor in 1952. While the initial performance featured only the piano, any musician...

  • Government stand on fake news a terrifying prospect

    January 5, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Recently, there has been massive buzz about “fake news.” After the defeat of Hillary Clinton, it seems that the more mainstream media sources such as the Washington Post and CNN have been quick to attempt to find something or someone to blame for the...

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    Registration for Broadway Bound Kids until Jan. 20

    January 5, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Way Way Off-Broadway Theatre Co. presents Broadway Bound Kids. BBK is an all-youth performing group for children ages 7-16. The children will learn singing, dancing and acting skills that will not only enhance their performance ability, but will build the...

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    Roundtable today with new House speaker

    January 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    State Rep. Brian Egolf, the speaker-designate of the New Mexico House of Representatives, will be in Roswell today for a roundtable conversation to discuss ideas on how to grow the state’s economy and create jobs. Egolf, D-Santa Fe, and other House...

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    Snow possibility on Friday

    January 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In this photo provided by Northstar California, early-morning skiers take to the slopes to enjoy over a foot of fresh snow at Northstar California resort Wednesday in Truckee, Calif. Wet winter weather slammed much of the West on Wednesday, while skies...

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    Out of state fugitive apprehended in Roswell

    January 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Covarrubias The Roswell Police Department arrested a fugitive from Nebraska on Sunday morning after the mother of the man’s new Roswell girlfriend became suspicious of him. The girlfriend and her mother did some internet research and learned the man,...

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    Roswell welcomes Gus & Lucy’s Place

    January 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Hispano Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Gus and Lucy’s Place, which is owned by Gustavo and Lucy Dominguez. Present in the photo are Christie Mann, Hispano chamber president; Mathew Martinez, secretary; John...

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    Come downtown for First Friday

    January 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    MainStreet Roswell invites everyone downtown this Friday for the First Friday DownTown Market. This event is held from 5 to 8 p.m. the first Friday of every month and offers an evening of fun, food, and shopping. For 2017, there will be a monthly raffle you...