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  • Ollie Bernice Freeman Heaslet

    May 9, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ollie Bernice Freeman Heaslet, 95, long-time resident of Roswell, New Mexico passed on to her heavenly reward on May 6, 2016. Bernice, born December 6, 1920 in Oklahoma, was the 2nd of a family of 12 children of Fred and Myrtle Freeman. She married Percy Kirt...

  • Claude Larry Hill, Sr.

    May 9, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Claude Larry Hill, Sr., 78, passed away on May 7, 2016, in Roswell, New Mexico. He was born July 19, 1937, in Munday, TX, to Claude William Hill and Lela Moore Hill. A graduate of Texas Tech University, Claude had a B.S. in Agronomy. He was a farmer who...

  • cahoon pool

    Experts question pool closure decision

    May 7, 2016 • Local NewsComments (2)

    Locals with backgrounds in engineering make their arguments The Roswell City Council has voted to close the 83-year-old Cahoon Park Pool forever, but local homeowners with engineering and design backgrounds are saying the city moved too fast and without...

  • local motherhood

    Local woman talks motherhood, and most painful part of ‘doing the job right’

    May 7, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Violet, Gavan and Izzabelle love playing with Grandma Carolyn (Submitted Photo). Motherhood has played a big role in how Carolyn Moudy Arias has defined herself over the years, and she wouldn’t have it any other way. “The two things I wanted most when...

  • graduates

    Caps will come off soon for high school seniors, college grads

    May 7, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Tanner Thornton, 15, is the first graduate of Roswell’s Early College High School, which started two years ago. He has accrued enough credits to finish the program and graduate May 13. He plans to complete his associate’s degree in math this summer and...

  • NMMI Broncos

    Bronco baseball headed to NJCAA Region V Championships in Lubbock

    May 7, 2016 • Local SportsComments (0)

    The Broncos poses for a quick team shot after earning their first trip to regionals in a long time (NMMI Photo). The wild ride for the Bronco baseball team has stopped, but only momentarily. The next destination is Lubbock, Texas, and the NJCAA Region V...

  • Luther M. Cullins

    May 7, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Luther M. Cullins, age 76, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, April 14, 2016. He was born October 3, 1939 in Roswell, NM to Luther and Myrtia Williams-Cullins. Luther grew up on a farm on west McGaffey in Roswell with 7 siblings, graduating...

  • MaryAnne “Listeningheart” Leck-Bixler

    May 7, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    MaryAnne “Listeningheart” Leck-Bixler passed away on the evening of Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Lubbock, TX. She was born on July 8, 1953 in Belleville, IL. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jay Leck; mother, Minnie Marie Bixler; father, John T....

  • Harley Melvin Eoff

    May 7, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Harley Melvin Eoff was born on November 7, 1934 in San Antonio, Texas to Oswald Sinserber Cuthbert Eoff and Addie Jewel Eoff, who both precede him in death. Also preceded in death by his loving wife of 59 years, Winnie Eoff. Mel passed away on May 3, 2016. He...

  • Mary Louise Price

    May 7, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mary Louise Price, age 70, of Roswell, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016, at her home. The family will receive friends for viewing Monday, May 9, 2016, from 5-7 p.m., at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Services will be held at LaGrone Funeral Chapel Tuesday, May 10,...