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  • Arthur T. Veal

    October 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Arthur T. Veal DATELINE: Amarillo DECEASED NAME: Arthur T. Veal AGE: 96 DATE OF BIRTH: March 26, 1918, in Farmersville, Texas DATE OF DEATH: Oct. 8, 2014, in Amarillo, Texas FUNERAL SERVICES: Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the...

  • Alberta Trujillo Romero

    October 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Alberta Trujillo Romero 10/29/57 to 9/4/14 Alberta passed away on 9/4/14 at her home surrounded by her loved ones. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. on 10/17/14 at Church on The Move with Pastor Savino Sanchez who will conduct the services. Alberta was...

  • Runaway report ends in arrest

    October 16, 2014 • 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...


    Job Corps adopts two sections of state highway

    October 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Submitted Photo Roswell Job Corps students and staff have taken the opportunity to help maintain New Mexico’s roadside by adopting two sections of New Mexico highway. Students and staff have committed to remove litter from two miles of the highway on both...

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    Police investigate shooting incidents

    October 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Staff Report Rowell Police are investigating three recent shooting incidents, one occurring Tuesday night and the other two Wednesday morning. Todd Wildermuth, RPD public information officer, said no other information is currently available. Wildermuth said...

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    Annual Reading Round Up event promotes literacy

    October 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dylanne Petros Photo A Dexter Elementary student writes her name in a book she chose at the Reading Round Up at Dexter Elementary School Tuesday night. By Dylanne Petros Record Staff Writer There were no electronics in sight. Children playing football,...

  • Liberty argument prevails on gay marriage

    October 16, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    A dramatic evolution has occurred on the issue of gay marriage, both at the Supreme Court and among the public. Some opponents of the court’s decision last week not to uphold state bans on gay marriage are calling it a disaster, even comparing it to the...

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    Stabbing suspect turns himself in

    October 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Contreras   A man wanted for allegedly stabbing another man a week ago turned himself in to police on Monday. Paul Andrew Contreras, 52, of Roswell, was arrested just before 1:30 p.m. on a charge of aggravated battery in connection to the Oct. 7 stabbing...

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    Countdown to election

    October 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Early voting in Chaves County begins Oct. 18 and runs through Nov. 1. Early voters may cast ballots in Roswell from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, at the Roswell Mall at 4501 N. Main St. Early voters in Roswell may also cast ballots from 8...

  • Dear Editor: 10-15-14

    October 15, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, So much for President Obama/Sen. Tom Udall’s promise. “If you like your insurance plan, you can keep your plan.” Not the case for about 30,000 New Mexicans who on January first will lose their individual health plans because the plans do...