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    Upcoming events, local resources to deal with suicide

    April 14, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Few topics are as difficult to discuss as suicide, yet talking about it is key to prevention, survivors and mental health professionals said. “It is one of those taboo topics,” said Nathan Padilla, a mental health professional with La Familia Counseling...

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    CASA speaks out against abuse

    April 14, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Carrie-Leigh Cloutier, executive director of CASA of Chaves County, and Matthew Rael, county office manager of Protective Services, Children, Youth and Families Department, distributed bottled water on the Chaves County Courthouse lawn Wednesday during an...

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    Mailbox damaged, vehicle egged over weekend

    April 13, 2016 • 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...

  • Martha Annie Withers

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Martha Annie Withers, 99, of Carrizozo, NM will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, April 15, 2016 at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Carrizozo. She passed away on Friday, April 8, 2016 at the Beehive Nursing Home. Annie was born on September 21, 1916 in Happy,...

  • Jared Tucker

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jared Tucker, 31, went to join his Lord and Savior on April 11, 2016. He was born December 7, 1984, to James and Della Tucker in Roswell, New Mexico. An amazing father of two, Jared wanted to do the best for his children. He always found time for his children...

  • Elidio Amescua Gonzales

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Elidio A. Gonzales, 85, who passed away Monday, April 11, 2016 at ENMMC. Funeral Mass is scheduled for 12 p.m., Friday, April 15, 2016 at St. Peter’s Catholic...

  • Orlando G. Martinez

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services are scheduled for Orlando Martinez Friday the 15th at Anderson-Bethany, at 9 a.m. for the viewing 10 a.m. for the service. Burial will follow at Gen. Douglas L. McBride- Roswell Veterans’ Cemetery. Orlando was born October 4, 1951 in...

  • Betty Corine Gourley

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Betty Corine Gourley joined her heavenly family on January 30, 2016. Betty was born November 28, 1936 in Ft. Stockton, Texas to Weldon and Arvella Powell. She moved to Hobbs in 1941 when her father went to work in the oilfield. She passed away in Hobbs from...

  • Janet Dora Kisner Seymour

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Janet Dora Kisner Seymour, age 63, was born to Raymond R. Kisner Jr. and Ruby Gutierrez Kisner on October 15, 1952 in Roswell, NM. She passed away after a lengthy illness April 13, 2016, in Roswell, New Mexico. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby...

  • Pool issue raises questions about managing city’s assets

    April 13, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    By Gary Hartwick I guess the Loch Ness Monster is about to squeeze out of the cracks at Roswell’s Cahoon Park Pool and devour our children or drag them off to the swamp that has been created from the 17,000 gallons of water leaking out of the pool each and...