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  • Police Blotter: RPD officer nearly struck by vehicle

    June 26, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police chased a driver on Wednesday after a Roswell officer was nearly struck by a vehicle. According to a police report, a brief pursuit ensued after a man nearly struck a police officer with a vehicle while leaving a parking lot on East 19th Street. While...

  • Dear Editor,

    June 26, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Our organization, the SENM Veterans Transport Network, operates on donations, contributions and grants. The budget for gas and repairs is around $70,000 per year. Our vans are in Hobbs, Carlsbad, Artesia and Roswell. We would like to accommodate every veteran...

  • Jack Franklin Goodnight

    June 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for a later date for Jack Franklin Goodnight, age 82, of Roswell, who passed away on June 23, 2014. Jack was born November 6, 1931, in Roswell, NM to Ralph and Winnie Goodnight. They have preceded him in death as well as a great...

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    Roswell man arrested for 9th DWI

    June 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Roswell man was arrested on Monday for his ninth drunken driving offense, according to a news release from the New Mexico State Police. Michael Quiroz, 53, of Roswell, was arrested on charges of driving while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs...

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    TNT to hold Olympic Day event

    June 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The final Thursday Nite Track Olympic Day meet for the season will be held on Thursday at the Wool Bowl, beginning with registration at 5:30 p.m., followed by the Parade of Athletes at 6 p.m. and scheduled track events. Events include running, jumping, and...

  • Edward “Frank” Horton, Ronald C. Horton

    June 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    There will be a memorial service on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at 4 p.m. at the LaGrone Funeral Chapel at 900 South Main, Roswell, N.M. Edward “Frank” Horton, 74, of Houston, Texas, died Saturday, May 17, 2014, after a brief illness. Frank was born on...

  • Glenda C. Brunk

    June 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Memory Lawn Memorial Park for Glenda C. Brunk, age 68, of Henderson, Nevada, who passed away on June 20, 2014. Glenda was born April 13, 1946, in Kansas City, MO, to Glen and Helen...

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    Emeritus at la villa to host talks on Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Emeritus at La Villa will be presenting two presentations, one on Parkinson’s and one on Alzheimer’s, beginning at 4 p.m. on Wednesday. The event is free and open to the public, and the Parkinson’s presentation begins at 4 p.m. while the Alzheimer’s...

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    Perezes to leave for San Francisco

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Salvation Army Roswell Corps officers Beau and Mandy Perez are leaving the area. The two captains were promoted to the rank of major on June 15 due to tenure and the many service accomplishments in the community while serving The Salvation Army. The Perez...

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    Job Corps celebrates 50 years of service

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dr. Rhonda Smith introduces Eddie Williams, center director of the Roswell Job Corps, at a dinner celebrating the Job Corps’ 50 years of service on Thursday. Also speaking at the event was Mayor Dennis Kintigh. Job Corps is always looking for new students....