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    Toys for Tots taking collections throughout town

    November 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Toys for Tots program helps ensure Christmas comes to all children. (Submitted Photo) (Submitted Photo) The Sgt. Moses D. Rocha Marine Corps League Detachment 1287 is kicking off collections for children who would otherwise have no gift for Christmas. The...

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    Sanitation Department announces holiday schedule

    November 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The City of Roswell Solid Waste Department, including the landfill, will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal routes will run on Monday, Tuesday and Friday. Thursday’s pick-up will be scheduled for...

  • Frances G. Sedillo

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mrs. Frances Sedillo transcended from this world and into the arms of her Lord on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 in Roswell, NM. She was 77 years young. She was born to Valentin Gallegos and Rufugia “Cuca” Lucero on October 31, 1939 in San Patricio, NM. Her...

  • Herman F. Burkstaller

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Hermon F. Burkstaller, who passed away Friday, November 18, 2016 in Lubbock, TX. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Hortencia Garcia

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Hortencia Garcia, 67, passed away on November 18, 2016, in Roswell, NM. A further announcement will be published when arrangements are finalized. Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory...

  • Richard “Dick” Browning

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Richard “Dick” Browning, age 87, of Roswell, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, November 14, 2016. He will lie-in-state from 1-5 p.m. on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday,...

  • Dorothy Ellen Unger Kifer

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Dorothy Unger Kifer, age 72, passed away sweetly, surrounded by family on Wednesday, November 9, 2016. We appreciate all prayers during this time. Please take a moment to share a tribute in memory of Dorothy with her family in the online registry at...

  • Robert Richardson IV

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    With great sadness the family of Robert Richardson IV, 23, announce his untimely passing on November 15, 2016. Robert was born on October 29, 1993, in Roswell, NM, to Robert Richardson III and Mercedes Ramirez. With a passion to hunt and fish, Robert loved to...

  • Jose D. “Joe” Aguilar

    November 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joe was born in Fort Stockton, Texas on August 15, 1935, to Francisco and Susana Aguilar. He lived his life simple and honest until his death on Friday, November 18, 2016. His parents moved the family to Roswell, which included Joe’s siblings: Alejandro,...

  • Be grateful for the harvest that you have now

    November 19, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    It was almost 400 years ago on Nov. 19, 1620, when a group from England called Pilgrims, after a long journey across the Atlantic Ocean, first sighted land in what was later to become Cape Cod, Massachusetts. They were traveling on a ship called the...