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    Las Cruces bishop visits ENMU-R

    August 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Most Rev. Oscar Cantú, Bishop of Las Cruces, leads the procession with the Blessed Sacrament at the Diocesan Eucharistic Congress held at Saturday on the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell campus. The third annual Diocesan Eucharistic Congress will be...

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    1956 Hondo league to be honored

    August 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A special group of men is going to be honored this year at the 35th annual Historical Society Heritage Award Dinner on Aug. 30 at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center, 912 N. Main St. This year is the 60th anniversary of the Lions Hondo Little League...

  • Arthur Eugene Carroll

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Arthur Eugene Carroll passed into eternal life on August 2, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife of almost 64 years, Mildred Carroll, of Roswell. He is survived by his daughter Mary Munkelwitz, of Albuquerque; grandchildren Brian Munkelwitz and wife,...

  • Corine Gonzalez

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Corine Gonzales, 62, who passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Gary Allen Madrid

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gary Allen Madrid, 47, of Bentonville, AR died Monday, June 6, in Bentonville, Arkansas. He was a member of the Bentonville South Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Gary was born in Clovis, NM on September 18, 1968. He attended elementary...

  • Carlos Ray Savedra

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Carlos Ray Savedra joined the Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, surrounded by his loved ones at his home in Roswell, NM, at the young age of 48. Carlos was born in Albuquerque, NM to Emilio Savedra Jr. and Beatrice Pino Savedra on December 19,...

  • Norman L. Stevens Jr.

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Norman L. Stevens Jr., born January 29, 1924, died on Sunday, July 31, 2016, at his home in Hondo, NM, surrounded by his family. Norm was born in Brooklyn, NY and was raised in western Connecticut. He enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps at the age of...

  • Be a giver, it’s as simple as addition and subtraction

    August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Let’s have some fun today and learn some math. We often make life more complicated than it is. We don’t have to be an expert at playing chess to plan three moves ahead in our lives. We don’t have to understand how electricity works to be able to enjoy...

  • Citizens and city need to step up

    August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    It’s quite possible that, when the dust has settled over the Cahoon Park Pool and the proposed new recreation center, we’ll have neither. But it doesn’t have to be that way. It’s now up to the citizenry, and the city, in that order, to save the...

  • Recognize the signs, turn victims into survivors

    August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (1)

    While attending last month’s Breakfast with the Mayor, I was asked the question of what we (as a community) can do to help put an end to the amount of domestic violence that plagues our city. This is a very good question and one that our organization and...