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    Officers act quickly to halt suicide

    May 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

          Drake Mathis    Olivares  A trio of Roswell police officers who responded to a call of an attempted suicide last week took quick action in attending to the suicidal man’s injuries to ensure he made it to the hospital in a...

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    Hagerman man sentenced to 10 years for violating federal firearms laws

    May 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    LAS CRUCES — Terry Lynn Little Jr., 33, of Hagerman, was sentenced today in federal court in Las Cruces to 10 years in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Little was arrested in October...

  • Shotguns, DVDs, 42-inch TV stolen

    May 13, 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...

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    Lea County SO asks for help locating teenager

    May 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roberts The Lea County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s assistance in locating Mika Roberts, who was last seen at 11 p.m. Monday in Lovington. Roberts is a 17-year-old girl with light skin, blue eyes and reddish brown hair. She is 5-foot, 1-inch...

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    Chaves County DWI arrest for May 11

    May 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

      In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log—May 11 and 12

    May 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 11 • At 7:03 a.m., medical call, 3200 block of Mission Arch Drive. • At 8:15 a.m., medical call, 400 block of East Fourth Street. • At 8:46 a.m., medical call, 300 block...

  • June Mims

    May 13, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    She was born on June 29, 1919, to Bertie Farrell Swartz and Arthur R. Swartz and grew up and attended school in San Angelo, Texas. Following high school, June attended San Angelo College and was a member of Phi Theta Kappa, a National honorary society for...

  • Michael Murphy

    May 13, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Michael Murphy, 67, passed away on May 11, 2015, in Roswell. He was born on December 1, 1947, the only child of Frances Edward Murphy and Ada E. Nicols, in Seattle, WA. At the age of eight, he was stricken by polio, but true to his tenacious spirit, Michael...

  • Geraldine Evans

    May 13, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Geraldine Evans, 90, who passed away Monday, May 11, 2015, in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Margaret “Peggy” Whitley

    May 13, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Margaret “Peggy” Whitley, 70, passed away on May 5, 2015. A funeral service is scheduled on Saturday, May 23, 2015, at 10 a.m., at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. Further information will be published at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of...