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    Santa Fe Opera presents Holiday Tour

    November 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Santa Fe Opera presents a Holiday Tour at 7 p.m. on Dec. 3 at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Admission is free and all are welcome. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open a half hour before each performance, and audiences are...

  • Thankful for the generations that make a family

    November 25, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    As you get older, you get more used to death. At the very least, you become familiar with seeing your elders pass on. Death can be painful; oftentimes more so for the ones left behind. It’s a tragedy when a loved one’s life is cut short; for parents, the...

  • Dear Editor: Skip the turkey on Thanksgiving

    November 25, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    While President Obama is pardoning two turkeys for Thanksgiving, every one of us can exercise that same presidential power by choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance that spares a turkey’s life. And here are some good reasons: • You can brag about...

  • Mary Frances Bowles

    November 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mary Frances Bowles, 99, of Madisonville, KY passed away Sunday, November 22, 2015, at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville. Mrs. Bowles was born October 4, 1916 in Anton, KY to the late Melvin Hicklin Sr. and Ona Lee Ashby Hicklin. She was also...

  • Julia Trujillo

    November 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    CANADIAN, Texas — Julia Trujillo, 95, of Canadian, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015.  Services were on Monday in Spanish Revival Church in Canadian with the Rev. Ramon Enriquez officiating. Burial followed in Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery in Canadian....

  • Scott A. Harris

    November 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Scott A. Harris of Jupiter, FL, passed away at his home due to medical complications on Friday, November 20, 2015 at age 67. He was born to Lawrence and Marion Harris in Roswell, NM, as the middle of three siblings. After graduating from high school in...

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    Hagerman farmer going ‘green’

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Farmer wants to use grazeland for solar field In the above photo, Hagerman farmer Gilbert Gomez speaks to the Chaves County commissioners Thursday about a proposed solar farm northeast of Hagerman. The county commissioners approved a special use permit to...

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    Company to hire 200 in NM

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A national health-care company has plans to hire at least 200 people in New Mexico by the first quarter of next year, with about 130 new hires by the end of this year, the company has announced. UnitedHealthcare offers a full spectrum of health benefit...

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    New magistrate judge sworn into office

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    New Chaves County Magistrate Court Judge E.J. Fouratt, center, is sworn into office Monday afternoon by Fifth Judicial District Court Judge Kea Riggs at the Chaves County Courthouse. Also pictured holding a Bible is Fouratt’s wife, Tobie. Fouratt, the new...

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    Southside trash pile removed after debris brought to mayor’s attention

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A city of Roswell sanitation crew on Monday morning removed a pile of trash at West Eyman Street and Weise Place on Roswell’s southside. A neighbor told the Daily Record Monday he’s happy the trash pile has been removed, but he said other piles of trash...