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    Event raises money for Boy Scouts, college funds

    January 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Max Scally Photos Above: Champion Motorsports staff members Barbara Weatherly, center, Tamara Montgomery, from left, Jorge Armendariz, Tim Harris, Celeste Torrez, Gordon Krejci and Randy Gibson gather for a photo after Saturday’s motorcycle giveaway at the...

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    Two shot during Hobbs bar fight

    January 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Two people were shot in Hobbs early Saturday as police responded to a reported bar fight. The two injured people were transported via helicopter to University Medical Hospital in Lubbock, Texas, following the early morning incident at Diamond Lil’s bar, the...

  • Thomas Glenver Rhodes

    January 18, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Private family services will take place at a later date for Thomas Glenver Rhodes, 90, who passed away Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, at Casa Maria Healthcare Center. Thomas was cremated according to his wishes. Thomas was born October 4, 1924, in Apache, OK to...

  • David Ingalls

    January 18, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Family and friends are invited to celebrate the amazing life of David Ingalls on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at Cree Meadows Country Club, 301 Country Club Drive in Ruidoso, NM. We will begin the celebration at 3:30 as we prepare to officially toast his life...

  • Barbara Wedig

    January 18, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Barbara Wedig, 85, was born January 30, 1929, in Vallejo, CA. She spent more than 50 years in the Denver area raising her family. She settled in Roswell eight years ago. Barbara passed peacefully in her sleep with loved ones near when her heart failed on...

  • New York racinos face competition with new upstate casinos

    January 17, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

    In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015 photo, snow covers the grounds at Saratoga Casino and Raceway in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. New York has nine horse tracks that feature rows of flashing lottery terminals that look like standard video slot machines. But these...

  • Cigarettes stolen

    January 16, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The arrest records available in the police blotter are public information. Any indication of an arrest on a charge and/or multiple charges does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven...

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    Meth defendant gets 5-year sentence

    January 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell woman allegedly found last summer with 34 grams of methamphetamine has been sentenced to five years in prison following her Aug. 26 bench trial in Roswell. Melanie Kerwick, 33, was sentenced Jan. 9 by 5th Judicial District Judge Freddie Romero....

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 15-16

    January 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 15 • At 8:46 a.m., motor vehicle accident, East College Boulevard and North Atkinson Avenue. • At 9:22 a.m., medical call, One Horse Road. • At 9:35 a.m., medical...

  • Sonny Wiginton

    January 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sonny Wiginton, 74, of Roswell, New Mexico, passed away in his home on Jan. 16, 2015, at 12:20 a.m. He was born in Altus, OK, on Nov. 25, 1940, to Delbert and Elizabeth Wiginton. Sonny was married to Terri Wiginton for 53 years who survives him at the family...