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  • Avaristo “Buddy” Garcia

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Avaristo “Buddy” Garcia Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Avaristo “Buddy” Garcia, 64, who passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015, in Roswell, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized....

  • Joel Coronado

    July 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joel Coronado, 48, went to meet our Father on June 28, 2015, in Roswell, NM. He was born on April 3, 1967, in Lubbock, TX, to Larry Coronado and Carmen Ledesma. On February 14, 2014, he married Hilaria Aragon, in Roswell, NM. Joel worked as a mechanic for 30...

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    Roswell police employee investigated for false allegation

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Police Department is investigating one of its own employees for a false allegation made against a fast food restaurant in Roswell. According to Roswell Police Public Information Officer Todd Wildermuth, officers responded to the Sonic Drive-In on...

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    070215 Fire log

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: June 30 • At 7:45 a.m., medical call, 100 block of East Albuquerque Street. • At 8:40 a.m., fire alarm, Stephens Circle • At 9:33 a.m., medical call, 100 block of East 23rd...

  • Marijuana possession leads to arrest

    July 2, 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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    Planetarium, fireworks events part of holiday

    July 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    While Roswell residents and visitors celebrate the Stars and Stripes on the Fourth of July this Saturday – amid the excitement of the UFO Festival and Filmfest & Cosmicon – everyone can learn more about the stars during special programs at the...


    New Mexico Energy Library important resource for industry research

    July 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jack Giovo Photo The New Mexico Energy Library is located just north of the UFO museum at 312 N. Main St.   “I’m the only librarian in the world who can’t read most of what’s in her collection,” said librarian Patsy S. Turner. “We have...


    Alien crash coverup told through new children’s book

    July 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    It’s 1947 on a U.S. Army base near Roswell, New Mexico, and 11-year-old Kate’s friend and neighbor, Billy, shows her a secret. A CIA agent arrives at Billy’s house, to recover the top secret items, and threatens the family, warning them to never talk...

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    Chaves County DWI arrest for June 27

    July 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

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    Leave fireworks to the professionals

    July 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

    The best way to protect your family is to not use any fireworks at home. Instead, attend public fireworks displays and leave the lighting to the professionals. If you plan to use fireworks, make sure they are legal in your area. Be extra careful with...