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    Independence Day

    July 4, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    El Capitan Elementary celebrated the 4th of July singing and learning what Independence Day is all about. The students and staff honored the servicemen and women who serve our country. Pictured is Victoria Barreto. (Submitted Photo) [/auth...


    A galatic experience

    July 4, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Actor Tommy “Tiny” Lister was the celebrity guest at Galactic Sushi Friday, where he signed autographs for fans. He has had numerous guest appearances in TV series, including playing the Klaang, the Klingon in the pilot episode of Star Trek: Enterprise....

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    Getting creative at Cosmicon

    July 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dressed as characters from the anime series Inuyasha, Cara Harris, far left, and her brother Jonathan Harris, at right with sword, hit the Roswell Mall Friday. Also shown are, from left, Lala Harris, 9, Angela Harris, 11, and Josie Harris, 9, all of...


    Store manager and Yes fan mourns recent passing of band’s co-founder

    July 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    John Escobedo, store manager at Ginsberg Music Co., with his original Yes artwork signed by five of progressive rock band’s earlier members. Like other Yes fans across the globe, Escobedo is saddened by the recent death of Yes co-founder and bassist Chris...

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    Big show tonight

    July 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    As shown in this file photo, the grand finale display is always a crowd-pleaser at the Mike Satterfield Memorial Fireworks Extravaganza each Fourth of July. This year’s event will start at 9:15 p.m. at the Noon Optimist Park. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...


    Republican women donate

    July 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County Republican Women donated goody bags to the Assurance Home for the residents to take to the Mike Satterfield Fireworks Show on July 4. From left, Joan Boué, CCRW president; Alycia Miller, assistant director; Helen Black, CCRW treasurer; and...

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    Tournament raises $10,000

    July 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Salvation Army’s fifth-annual golf tournament, held last Saturday at the NMMI golf course, raised $10,000 in donations and pledges. This year’s tournament honored long-time advisory board member retired Gen. Gerald Childress. From left, Greg Neal, Lt....

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    Leprino awards scholarship

    July 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Pete Mayaday, plant manager of Leprino foods, awards their second scholarship to Stephen Jollif, as Jollif’s parents, Tammy and Jim, watch. Jollif is a 2015 graduate from Roswell High School. He graduated ninth in his class and was active in Honor Society...

  • Around Town: Dexter Historical Museum open on July 4

    July 3, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    The Dexter Historical Museum will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. The museum is located at 210 W. Lincoln Ave. Cheer camp The Roswell Recreation Department is sponsoring a co-ed cheer camp from 8:30-11:30 a.m. July 6-9 at the Yucca Recreation Center, 500...

  • The latest chapter in civil rights in the US

    July 3, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Americans have seen a lot of civil rights advancements over the past half-century, with a launching point for other causes coming out of the modern-day Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and ’60s. That’s when some inalienable rights for African Americans...