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    Captain Jackson on a new mission in Arkansas

    June 4, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Submitted Photo Lee Kyser, the head of the Assurance Home horse program, and Captain Jackson, a mustang that Assurance Home trained to become a therapy horse, in front of a sign made to welcome Captain Jackson into a therapeutic riding program in Little Rock,...


    Chaplain assistant follows the voice of God

    June 4, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

        Air Force staff sergeant visits family in Roswell for first time in a year NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — When one thinks of a security forces member, images of a weapon toting, straight-to-the point airman who only talks when pulling someone...

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    060415 Fire log

    June 4, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: June 2 • At 8:49 a.m., fire alarm, 1100 block of North Main Street. • At 10:12 a.m., medical call, 2900 block of Largo Drive. • At 10:54 a.m., medical call, 400 block of South...

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    NM ranked fifth least safe state in recent study

    June 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A study conducted by Wallethub, an online personal finance resource, revealed that New Mexico is ranked the 47th safest state to live in out of the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. A ranking of one is safest and a ranking of 25 is average. The...

  • Swords among items reported stolen

    June 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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    RFD Call Log — June 1-2

    June 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: June 1 • At 10:30 a.m., motor vehicle accident, Clovis Highway. • At 11:30 a.m., medical call, 500 block of North Main Street. • At 11:37 a.m., medical call, 300 block of West...

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    Golf tourney to benefit vet transportation

    June 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Elks Lodge No. 969 will hold the seventh-annual Elks for Vets Charity Golf Tournament this Saturday at New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course and the lodge. The community has been generous with its donations supporting our local veterans, with...

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    Meet Sauerkraut

    June 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Petco held a meet and greet Tuesday for Internet celebrity cat Sauerkraut, who has more than 55,000 followers combined on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The female feline has been featured on Animal Planet’s “My Cat from Hell.” Sauerkraut...

  • Dear Editor: 6-3-15

    June 2, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, Recently, my son and I went to Memory Lawn Cemetery to clean and mow our family grave sites. We know there are no official caretakers for the cemetery. But when we arrived, we were surprised to see the entire area was mowed and clean. Of course,...

  • Cheyenne Jones

    June 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cheyenne Jones, 2, passed away on May 27, 2015, in Roswell, NM. She was born on November 8, 2012, to Siobhan Reynolds and Michael W. Jones, in Roswell, NM. Those left to carry on Cheyenne’s legacy are her parents; paternal grandparents, Mary Mathews, of...