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  • Jack Franklin Goodnight

    August 23, 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 Nov. 6, 1931, in Roswell, NM, to Ralph and Winnie Goodnight. They have preceded him in death as well as a great...

  • Barbara Louise Karcher

    August 23, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Barbara Louise Karcher, age 84, of Alto, NM, passed away on Aug. 9, 2014. At the time of her death, she was a resident of the Emeritus at La Villa Assisted Living Residence in Roswell, NM. She was born on Jan. 30, 1930, in Waco, Texas. Her parents were W.C....

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    Comfort Keepers to host luncheon Monday benefiting regional Alzheimer’s Association

    August 23, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Last year’s brisket lunch raised almost $3,000 for the Southeastern New Mexico Alzheimer’s Association. This year the goal is to beat last year’s proceeds. (Daily Record Photo)   The fourth annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s fundraiser lunch will be...

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    Band barbecue fundraiser hotter than ever

    August 23, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The barbecue portion of the event is the biggest fundraiser for the local high school bands. (Courtesy Photo)   For the past four years, in cooperation with the Roswell High School and Goddard High School bands, Roswell Honda has hosted a barbecue...

  • Heritage Dinner to be Tuesday evening

    August 23, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The Historical Society for Southeast New Mexico will host its 33rd annual Heritage Dinner on Tuesday. Each year, the dinner honors members who contribute to the community, making southeastern New Mexico a better place to live. This year’s Heritage Dinner...

  • Free concert to be hosted on Labor Day

    August 23, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The community will have the chance to relax and listen to music at the Spring River Park and Zoo on Sept. 1 for the annual Roswell Symphony Orchestra Labor Day Concert. Each year families generally attend the concert since it is a free event. The concert...

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    Child care center, Young Women United to host Young Parent’s Day on Monday

    August 23, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Young Parent’s Day began so young parents could come together and celebrate everything they have accomplished since becoming parents. All of the parents involved in the event are students or alumni of University High School. (Courtesy Photo)    ...

  • Around Town: Board of Commissioners meeting to take place Tuesday

    August 23, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The special executive board meeting of the Eastern Regional Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will be hosted at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 106 E. Reed St. and is open to the public. Comments from the audience are welcome at the meeting but cannot be...

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    Pioneer accepts challenge

    August 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Pioneer Bank did the Ice Bucket Challenge with help from the Roswell Fire Department, and challenged several other branches and banks in New Mexico. (Photo by Mary Morgan) [/auth...

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    Cyber attack compromises ENMMC data

    August 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Tennessee-based company that operates Eastern New Mexico Medical Center in Roswell reported a data breach that occurred earlier this year. Community Health Systems Professional Services Corp. has announced it confirmed its computer network had been the...