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    Blood drive to be Friday at RHS

    September 27, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    United Blood Services is holding a blood drive Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Roswell High School, 400 West Hobbs, at the Little Theatre. Most people ages 16 and older can donate with proper identification, though 16- and 17-year-olds must have parental...

  • Second Amendment points of contention

    September 27, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I enjoyed Mr. Hudson Boué’s letter (published Sept. 20) regarding the Second Amendment but, as he might have guessed, there are some points of contention. First off, to say that there are no primary or secondary clauses in the Constitution due to Judge...

  • The death penalty as a political football

    September 27, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Any day now, if she hasn’t already, Gov. Susana Martinez will call lawmakers to Santa Fe for a special session. A serious shortfall in tax revenues necessitates the session, or else she wouldn’t be calling it in the first place. About a month ago, she...

  • Connie Gerken

    September 27, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Connie Gerken, age 83, of Roswell, passed away Saturday, September 17, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Pastor Lyman Graham of Narrow Way Church will be officiating. Connie was born in...

  • Raymond LeRoy Cottrell

    September 27, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory for Raymond LeRoy Cottrell, 73, who passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016, in Roswell, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Jesus “Chuy” Medrano

    September 27, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Graveside service for Jesus “Chuy” Medrano will be held Saturday, October 1st, 2016 at 1 p.m. at Hagerman Cemetery. Reception to follow at Lindell Andrews Community Center in Hagerman, New Mexico. Jesus “Chuy” Medrano, age 77, of Odessa, TX went to be...

  • Joyce Griffith

    September 27, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are scheduled for 9 a.m., Saturday, October 1st at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home for Joyce Griffith of Roswell. Joyce left this world to be with Jesus on September 22nd just 2 days after celebrating her 82nd birthday. She was born September 20, 1934,...

  • Dorothy Jane Beverage

    September 27, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Jane Beverage, 60, of Roswell, NM, on the morning of September 20, 2016. After a long battle with Small Cell Lung and Brain Cancer, she is now with her Lord Jesus. Dottie, as she was...

  • Nicholas Clemenza

    September 27, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Nicholas Clemenza, 98, of Dexter, NM, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family, September 25, 2016, following a short illness. Nick was born January 14, 1918, in Pueblo, Colorado, to Francesco Clemenza and Anna Mangione Clemenza. He and...

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    Two blood drives set for this week

    September 27, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    United Blood Services is holding two blood drives in the area this week. Today, there is a blood drive from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hagerman High School, 406 North Cambridge, in the Commons Area. And on Friday a second blood drive will take place from 9 a.m....