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    Investigators seek info to help identify killer

    October 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Chaves County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of the person or people responsible for the August murder of Roswell resident Adela Montoya-Sanchez. Numerous pieces of evidence were collected by...

  • Public Records: 10-17-14

    October 17, 2014 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Accidents Oct. 8 4:11 a.m. — 1510 S. Holland Drive; drivers — Alberto A. Miranda-Hernandez. 10:01 a.m. — South Main; drivers unknown. 1:57 p.m. — 1005 S. Main; drivers — Matthew T. Lynn, and juvenile. 3:18 p.m. — 903 Belaire Drive; drivers —...

  • Arturo Ornelas

    October 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services are scheduled for 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Ballard Chapel for Arturo Ornelas, 63, who passed away Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. Pastor Alex Hernandez of Victory Life Fellowship in Artesia, NM will...

  • Manuel R. Matta

    October 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Manuel R. Matta was surrounded by his family when God called him to his eternal home on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. A rosary is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church and Mass will follow at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 20,...

  • Dear Editor: 10-17-14

    October 17, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, I hesitate to criticize an article in our paper as I live here and am a subscriber so I’ll just report. You decide. The front page, headline story (published Oct. 10) is about the Roswell City Council voting on the possibility of a solar farm...

  • Jose J. Padilla

    October 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jose J. Padilla A memorial service for Jose J. Padilla, 71, will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home, with Chaplin Tim Arlett officiating. Jose passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at the family home surrounded by family....

  • 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...