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  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Dec. 24-29

    December 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Dec. 24 • At 8:43 a.m., medical call, 3600 block of West Pine Lodge Road. • At 9:33 a.m., public assist call, 500 block of West Linda Drive. • At 9:38 a.m., public...

  • Sheree Rampley

    December 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    1956–2014 Sheree Rampley, 58, longtime Hereford, Texas resident went home to be with her Lord, Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014 at her residence with her family at her bedside. A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 at First...

  • Benjamin F. Graveline

    December 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services for Benjamin F. Graveline, 81, of Roswell, will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 at the Gen. Douglas McBride Veteran’s Cemetery with Pastor Jerry Beaver officiating. Military honors will be provided by Roswell Honor Guard. The...

  • Paul J. Artzer

    December 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Paul J. Artzer, 75 of Wimberley, Texas was born July 20, 1939 and passed away Nov. 18, 2014 after a yearlong battle with cancer. A memorial service for Mr. Artzer will be held in the spring of 2015 in Sterling. Paul was born in Sterling to John and Gertrude...

  • George Frederick Ziegler

    December 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    George Frederick Ziegler, age 93, died peacefully of natural causes at the Southern Utah Veterans Home in Ivins, Utah on Dec. 23, 2014. George served in the U.S. Air Force for 26 years, with responsibilities ranging from hands-on aircraft maintenance and...

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    Ceasar and Sassy

    December 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Max Scally Photos Above: Justine Gonzales gets a lift Saturday from Ceasar, a 17-year-old camel from Mongolia, outside Farmers Country Market, 2800 N. Main St., as Edwin Snail, right, helps. Below: Elias Salas, right, helps Damien Gonzales and Sassy, a...

  • Ret

    Approaching retirement, Coon reflects on career

    December 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bill Moffitt Photo Chaves County Sheriff Rob Coon relaxes in civilian attire Tuesday after clearing out his office for his retirement Wednesday. Chief Deputy Britt Snyder will take over the post Jan. 1. By Bill Moffitt Record Correspondent The end of an era...

  • SNOW-12-28

    Angel Fire Resort gets 11 inches of snow

    December 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Photo Courtesy Angel Fire Resort While the roads and skies are clear in Roswell, Angel Fire Resort reported a fresh 11 inches of snow on Saturday morning. The resort has 81 percent of the mountain open and 67 percent of the trails, said Krysty Ronchetti,...

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    UNM wants to preserve DH Lawrence Ranch

    December 28, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    TAOS (AP) — A northern New Mexico ranch where novelist D.H. Lawrence once sought spiritual renewal is in need of its own renewal. The University of New Mexico, which owns the picturesque mountain ranch north of Taos, is seeking ways to preserve the...

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    Chamber plans ‘Morning With members’ event

    December 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Staff Report The Roswell Chamber of Commerce will hold a “Morning With Members” event beginning at 7 a.m. on Thursday at the Chamber building, located at 131 W. Second St. in Roswell. The “Morning with Members” is a chance for non-members to meet...