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  • Margaret Joan Crotzer

    December 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Crotzer, Margaret Joan of Castle Rock, CO, passed away on December 7, 2014. Please see for information and service details. [/auth...

  • Bonnie Jean Delosh

    December 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Age 84, went home to the Lord on Thursday, December 4, 2014. She was born in Comstock, NE. She is preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth and Helen Shultz; her husband, Robert DeLosh; and her sister, Shirley Swanson. Mrs. DeLosh is survived by her sons,...

  • Ray Monroe Sherman

    December 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Ray Monroe Sherman, age 84, of Roswell NM passed away peacefully on December 11, 2014 in Lovelace Medical Center Downtown Albuquerque, NM. Visitation for Family and Friends will be held on Thursday, December 18, 2014 from 5p.m. to 7p.m. at LaGrone Funeral...

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    Martinez announces 16 percent decrease in overdose fatalities

    December 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gov. Susana Martinez announced Friday that New Mexico’s drug overdose fatality rate decreased 16 percent between 2011 and 2013. According to the most recent data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New Mexico’s drug overdose fatality...

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    Christmas tree contest underway; ends Dec. 31

    December 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Toyota general manager Mike Baker and receptionist Haley Norris look over a Christmas tree decorated by Roswell High School Project Celebration. The auto dealership is sponsoring a Christmas tree decorating contest for local schools, with a $1,500...


    Newly-elected county officials attend training

    December 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    BIPO Media Panel Steve Terrell, Jess Williams, Paula Garcia, Ryan Luby and Steve Kopelman speak during the Better Informed Public Officials Conference, held this week in Santa Fe. (Submitted Photo)   More than 100 newly- elected and current county...

  • Dear Editor: 12-13-14

    December 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, “I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.” — Mother Teresa. As I reflect on the Roswell community’s response to World Market Roswell on Nov. 22, I feel inspired to see how together, our...

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    Rac-A-Taps share holiday spirit

    December 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Max Scally Photos The Rac-A-Taps from the Roswell Adult Center performed Thursday at several nursing homes throughout the community. “We have fun dancing and hope to bring enjoyment and fun to our Roswell nursing home residents,” said group member Linda...

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    Shooting suspect arrested during traffic stop; Police seeking second suspect, Olivas, still at large

    December 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Ward Sr.   A Roswell man was arrested about 11 p.m. on Wednesday in connection to a shooting incident that occurred on Tuesday afternoon in southeast Roswell. Fabian M. Ward Sr., 38, was arrested on a warrant for shooting at a dwelling or occupied...

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    Man arrested for warrants after report of attempted murder

    December 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Looney   Eddy County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man on several warrants on Wednesday in connection with a Sunday report of a man planning to kill a woman in Carlsbad, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office. Deputies responded to the...