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  • Athena Michelle Higgins

    September 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Family and friends will gather to celebrate the life of Athena Higgins, 41, of Lubbock, with services at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers (casual dress). Our beloved Athena went to be with the Lord on Sept. 4, 2014. To...

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    Final performances of ‘Patsy Cline’ to be this weekend at Little Theater; Theatre staff recommends reservations for last shows

    September 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The final three performances of “Always… Patsy Cline!” will be this coming weekend, and Roswell Community Little Theatre officials are recommending ticket reservations be made due to the last three performances selling out. “We have some...

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    Hobbs man found guilty of kidnap, battery

    September 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Hobbs man was convicted on Sept. 4 of kidnapping, aggravated battery against a household member, aggravated assault against a household member and false imprisonment in Lea County District Court, according to a news release from the New Mexico Department of...

  • Revoked license results in arrest Saturday morning

    September 9, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a man for driving on a revoked license early Saturday morning. Martin Jose Espinoza, 49, of Roswell was arrested on a charge of unlawful use of license in the 1500 block of West Alameda Street.   Man charged with drug...

  • Anthony “Tony” Lemoine

    September 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Anthony “Tony” Lemoine passed away on July 10, 2014 after a short illness in Albuquerque. He was preceded by his wife Dianna Lemoine and grandson, Keith Lemoine. He is mourned by his children and their spouses, Roxann and Paul Garcia, Bruce and Becky...

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    Roswell businessman Andy Daniels dies

    September 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Daniels   Roswell business leader Andy Daniels died in Albuquerque on Thursday. Daniels, 64, was president and CEO of Barnett Fine Flooring in Roswell. According to friends, Daniels had lived in Roswell for 40 years. He was remembered by many for his...

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    First responders honored at annual event

    September 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh, far left, hands 9-month-old Shea Sall back to her mother, Rachel Hayes, after having their picture taken by her father, Eric Sall, far right, during the 13th annual Grandparents and Heroes Day Celebration at Generations of...

  • Julia Ann Sealy

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Born on July 4, 1934. Passed on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. Weatherford, TX. Daughter of Jay and Sybil Smith of Walters, Oklahoma. Preceded in death by her loving husband, Bob Sealy; parents Jay and Sybil Smith; brother, James Smith; and son James Jay Crawford....

  • Roberta Jean “Bobbi” McKnight

    September 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A funeral service for Roberta Jean “Bobbi” (Sterrett) McKnight, 68, of Roswell, will be Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn. Bobbi passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, surrounded by her family....

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    City cancels ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ event due to rain

    September 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The fifth annual Roswell Honda Cowboys & Aliens BBQ and Salsa Competition scheduled for today has been cancelled due to rain. The event was to be held at the Cielo Grande Amphitheater, but due to inclement weather the city has postponed the event....