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  • Martha Baulch Morris

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Martha Baulch Morris, age 62, of Roswell, who passed away, after a long illness, on June 27, 2014. Martha was born on January 21, 1952, in Kermit, Texas to James...

  • James Edward Leatherman

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    No services will be held for James Edward Leatherman, 82, of Roswell, NM. James Edward Leatherman was born November 26, 1931 in Woodward, Oklahoma to Gertrude Fox and John Edward Leatherman. He passed away on June 26, 2014. He was preceded in death by his...

  • KC Jean Trujillo-Baca

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A funeral service for KC Jean Trujillo-Baca, 28, of Roswell will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory with Bishop Terry Warner officiating. Burial will follow at South Park Cemetery. KC passed away Thursday,...

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    Suspect in aggravated battery arrested

    June 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gonzales   Roswell Police officers arrested Thursday a man in connection with a report of an aggravated battery with a knife. Police responded to the 900 block of W. Albuquerque Avenue, where they found a man who had been attacked. The victim’s name is...

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    DHS to celebrate 100 years

    June 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    All Dexter High School alumni are invited to help Dexter Consolidated School District celebrate 100 years of high school graduates during the Fourth of July weekend. The Class of 1914 was the first class of graduates to earn a New Mexico high school diploma...

  • Modesta Rivera Najar

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary for Modesta Rivera Najar, 85, of Roswell, NM, will be at 7 p.m., Monday, June 30, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at St. Peters Church with Fr. Charlie Martinez officiating....

  • Dear Editor: 6-27-14

    June 27, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear Editor, How many times does Keith Bell get to cross the line? His Friday portrayal of pit bulls is a travesty! People abuse animals, making them mean. They aren’t born that way. Stop breed discrimination. Don’t perpetuate it.   Carol Nail...

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    Pastor Sydow retires

    June 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Members of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church on North Main Street celebrated the last service of their pastor, Larry Sydow, on June 8. Sydow is kneeling front and center with his wife Sue. The staff he is holding was a present from the congregation. Sydow came out...


    LRAA recognizes local leaders

    June 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Several exceptional community leaders were recognized during the Leadership Roswell Alumni Association’s 17th Annual Awards Banquet, which was held recently at New Mexico Military Institute. James Edwards, at left, received the Commitment to Youth Award....

  • Police Blotter: RPD officer nearly struck by vehicle

    June 26, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police chased a driver on Wednesday after a Roswell officer was nearly struck by a vehicle. According to a police report, a brief pursuit ensued after a man nearly struck a police officer with a vehicle while leaving a parking lot on East 19th Street. While...