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  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — April. 16-20

    April 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   April 16 • At 10:13 a.m., fire alarm, 1000 block of South Mulberry Avenue. • At 11 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of West Summit Street. • At 11:50 a.m., medical call,...

  • Woman arrested for battery charges

    April 21, 2015 • 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...

  • Dear Editor: 4-21-15

    April 20, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, I’d like to take this opportunity to thank all the organizations and potential volunteers who attended on April 4 Faire at the Roswell Convention Center. The event was hosted by the Salvation Army’s Roswell Corps led by Lt. Joe West. All...

  • Guimel Salomon Vazquez

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Un Rosario se llevara acabo a las 6 p.m., el Martes, 21 de Abril, 2015 en la Funeraria Ballard para Guimel Salomon Vazquez, 21, que fallecio el Sabado, 18 de Abril, 2015 en Lubbock, Texas. El servicio de funeral se celebrara a las 3 p.m., el Miercoles, 22 de...

  • James Rubin Smith, Jr.

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James Rubin Smith, Jr. “RED’s,” residence changed from his earthly home to a mansion in Heaven on Saturday, April 18, 2015. His final days were spent in the company of family and friends, whom he had touched in some way, during his life. James was...

  • Mary Baeza

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, at Our Lady of Guadalupe in Lake Arthur for Maria Maxima Baeza of Lake Arthur. Mrs. Baeza, 85, died Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Emergency Room of Artesia General Hospital. Fr. Martin Cornejo O.F.M. will...

  • Wilburn Marshall Riley

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Wilburn Marshall Riley, 102, passed away on April 18, 2015, in Roswell. He was born on October 28, 1912, in Coleman, Oklahoma, to Flora Channel Riley and Luther Edward Riley, their first born son. In 1934, Wilburn married Stella Marie Long. They celebrated 70...

  • 041915-WHO-LET-DOGS-OUT

    Who let the dogs out?

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Steve Benavidez takes a break from his daily walk to soak in the sun at Cahoon Park Friday. Although legally blind, Benavidez works as a dishwasher at Pepper’s Grill & Bar, 500 N. Main St. His traveling companions provide company and, no doubt, some...

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    CCSO: Midway man dies from gunshot

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    An apparent accidental shooting death occurred shortly after midnight Saturday in the Midway area of Chaves County. Sheriff Britt Snyder said Guimel Vasquez, 21, was shot once in the abdomen while at a gathering where individuals were showing a gun to each...

  • 041915-NMMI-GOLF-A1

    On the green for green

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A golfer lines up his putt on the green Saturday on the New Mexico Military Institute golf course. All proceeds from the four-person scramble will be used to support Altrusa community service projects, such as the Assurance Home, Tobosa, Boys and Girls Club,...