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    ‘Teacher of Character’ nominees honored

    March 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Teachers were honored on Tuesday by Character Counts! In Chaves County when the organization recognized 157 teachers who were nominated for the title of Teacher of Character 2014. Fourteen teachers where honored for exceptional character in the classroom....

  • Police Blotter: RPD arrests woman for drug trafficking

    March 6, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    A Roswell woman was arrested in connection with four counts of drug trafficking on Tuesday, according to the Roswell Police Department. Noami Najar, 28, of Roswell, was arrested on the 1200 block of West Hobbs Avenue at 3:10 p.m. on Tuesday. She was charged...

  • John Cecil Donahue Jr.

    March 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services for John Donahue, 68, of Roswell, will be at 11 AM, Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Tabernacle Baptist Church with Pastor Jason Perry officiating. He passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. John was born October 13, 1945 to John Cecil Donahue, Sr....

  • Berrendo Middle School Fund

    March 5, 2014 • LOCAL ALERTSComments Off

    How to Help • Wells Fargo has set up an account for the victims. Donate at a local branch to the: “Berrendo Middle School Fund” • United Way of Chaves County: Call 575-622-4150 to donate to help the victims. • Counseling Resources: RISD –...

  • Wilma June Ford

    March 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Wilma June Ford, 75, of Roswell, NM and formerly of Garland, TX passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014 at Mission Arch Care Center. Her family members were privileged to be holding her hands and praying for her as she passed. June was born February 9, 1939 in...

  • Gilbert Hernandez

    March 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services for Gilbert Hernandez, 55, from Roswell, NM will be at 2 PM, Friday, March 7, 2014 at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home with Lawrence Sanchez officiating. Gilbert passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014. Gilbert was born September 29, 1958 in Roswell,...

  • Mona Smith

    March 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 7, 2014 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church for Mona Smith, age 92, of Roswell. She went to be with her Lord and Savior on March 2, 2014. Pastor Jim Bignell with Aldersgate United Methodist...

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    2014 Election Results

    March 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Caleb Grant celebrates early voting results with state Rep. Nora Espinoza, Tuesday evening. (Shawn Naranjo Photo)   The unofficial results from the city of Roswell elections, as of 10 p.m. Tuesday. (Absentee and early voting numbers in parentheses;...

  • Realtors

    Roswell Association of Realtors congratulates 2013’s top producers

    March 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Front row, left to right: Larry Fresquez, Jen Gallagher, Starla Nunez, Cherri Snyder and Ruth Wise. Row 2: Betty Miles, Melodi Salas, Diana Bergman, Joyce Barger, Lana Reese, Yolanda Archuleta, Lety Lopez, Dean Day, Paula Grieves and Gen Outland. Row 3: James...

  • Police Blotter: Police arrest 39 over weekend

    March 4, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police Department officers responded to 50 incidents, 13 traffic accidents, and arrested a total of 39 individuals (34 adults and five juveniles) — another busy weekend for officers. Eleven reports of residential and vehicle burglary were filed with...