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    Town hall on economic development set for today

    June 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Economic Development Department is taking public input through a series of five town hall meetings across the state to help develop guidelines for the Local Economic Development Act (LEDA) program. This is a process designed to put in place...

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    RFD CallLog — June 8 and9

    June 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: June 8 • At 9:38 a.m., medical call, 200 block of East Chisum Street. • At 9:48 a.m., motor vehicle accident, North Red Bridge Road and East Pine Lodge Road. • At 10:37 a.m.,...

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    Beware alarm system upgrade ‘salespeople’

    June 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The City of Roswell Alarms Administration has received multiple inquiries this week regarding people going door to door trying to convince homeowners their home security systems need an upgrade. In some cases they present documents and claim the homeowner...

  • Nancy E. Nalda

    June 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Nancy E. Nalda, 78, passed away on June 4, 2015, in Prescott, Arizona. She was born on January 30, 1937 to Roy and Neva Gentry of Roswell, New Mexico. Nancy graduated from Roswell High School and attended the University of New Mexico. On February 9, 1957, she...

  • Robert Juul

    June 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert Juul, 86, passed away on June 7, 2015, in Roswell, NM. He was born on January 17, 1929, to Clarence Juul and Edna Brock, in Ferguson, Missouri. Celebrating 65 years together, Robert married Mary Jo Cox on December 31, 1949, in Albuquerque, NM. Robert...

  • Jon Alan “Doc” Meeks

    June 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jon Alan “Doc” Meeks died unexpectedly in Roswell, New Mexico on June 9, 2015 at the age of 72. Doc is survived by his wife, Betty Ann Meeks, daughter Darcy Naylor and husband Shannon Naylor, son Jack Meeks and wife Rebecca Meeks, daughter Sara Daulong...

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    Getting tanked

    June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Crews lower a new tank for Wakefield Oil on South Virginia Avenue as the business upgrades to meet EPA standards and to expand operations. This is the first part of Wakefield Oil’s expansion and upgrade to better serve its customers who drive cars and...

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    Movies now at the zoo

    June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The free summer movies sponsored by MainStreet Roswell have been temporarily moved to the Spring River Park & Zoo. Visitors should enter near the bathrooms. The City of Roswell will be working on improving the turf at Cielo Grande Recreation Area, so the...

  • Orlando S. Sedillo

    June 9, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    In celebration of the life of Orlando Sedillo, a Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at 10 a.m., at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Reception will follow at Fraternal Order of Eagles, 3201 S. Sunset Ave., Roswell, NM. Orlando, passed...

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    GOP group holding board meeting

    June 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The NM Federation of Republican Women (NMFRW) is holding its summer board meeting at noon on June 20. The meeting and luncheon will held at the Albuquerque Marriott, 2101 Louisiana Blvd. The honored guest and speaker will be Gov. Susana Martinez. The 2015...