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  • Thanks for help with lunch program

    September 20, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I want to thank everyone who helped the RISD Summer Lunch Program be the very best it could be. Your help put us over the top with participation and fun. In 2015 we served 92,039 lunches and, in 2016, thanks to all of our teamwork, we served 103,031 lunches....

  • Last theology letter quotes the scripture

    September 20, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    This will be my last letter on theology for the timebeing. I am deferring to the editor, who told us in his Sept. 11 column he is weary of the arguments about religion. In this letter, I will discuss the deity of Jesus Christ. There are many more issues...

  • Truth a casualty in Trump’s bid for election

    September 20, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Take a deep breath, I tell myself, it’s only campaign hyperbole. We’ve witnessed election-year spin over and over through the years. But last week’s remarks by Donald Trump are breathtaking in its intended deception. It turns out, Trump declared after...

  • Prestina Flores Lathrop

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Prestina Flores Lathrop, 84, who passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016 in Roswell, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Mary Helton

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mary Helton, age 80, passed away on September 18, 2016. Her memorial service will be held at Tabernacle Baptist Church on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 11 a.m. Senior Pastor Jerry W. Beaver will conduct the service. Mary was born to Oma Mae Farrar Bullard...

  • Nancy K. McCaw

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Wednesday, September 21 at Woodbine Cemetery for Mrs. Nancy K. McCaw of Artesia, New Mexico. Mrs. McCaw, 71, died Monday, September 19, 2016 at the Good Life Nursing Facility in Artesia. Rev. Monty Leavell will...

  • Stella Marie Sanchez

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    It is with deep and heavy sadness that we announce the passing of our dear friend Stella Marie Sanchez. Stella peacefully passed on September 6th at the age of 76. Stella was born to Alfredo Sanchez and Clorinda Griego on March 7th, 1940. She is survived by...

  • Novice Walker Ruffin

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Novice Walker Ruffin passed away in her home of natural causes on Sunday, September 18, 2016. A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Funeral services are scheduled at 10:30 a.m. Thursday,...

  • Edward Lee Scifres

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Edward Lee Scifres passed from this life on September 17, 2016, leaving behind a loving group of family and friends. He was 89 years old. He was born into the poor, hard-working family of Alfred and Carrie Scifres in Colgate, Oklahoma on December 9, 1926. His...

  • Jennifer Renee Harris-Hopkins

    September 20, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ms. Jennifer Hopkins left this place to be with her Lord on September 15, 2016 in Albuquerque, NM. Jennifer was born to Robert and Gloria Harris in Roswell, NM on January 13, 1978. Her father has preceded her in death. Jennifer was a lively and free spirited...