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    Local Briefs

    January 12, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    UFO McDonald’s to reveal art work The UFO McDonald’s at 720 N. Main St. will be holding an art hanging ceremony at 9:30 a.m. today with artist-in-residence Claudia Bitran, who won a competition hosted by McDonald’s to create a combined UFO/alien and...

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    Pastor inspires young athletes

    January 12, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Rick Hale, senior pastor at Grace Community Church, spoke to the Sunrise Optimist Poe Corn basketball tournament teams during a luncheon banquet in late December. Each year, a different community speaker gives inspiration and guidance to the young players....

  • Domestic incidents lead to two arrests

    January 12, 2017 • 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...

  • Nationalism: A force of good in moderation

    January 12, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Xenophobia, chauvinism, jingoism, racism — all these and more have appeared to become synonymous with nationalism after both Brexit and the 2016 election. By labeling nationalism merely as a selfish feeling of cultural superiority or an “us versus them”...

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    Robert H. Goddard Planetarium programs

    January 12, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Wednesdays in January Jan. 18 and 25 at 2 p.m. Space Science for Children — “All About Stars” (26 minutes) followed by “The Rainbow and the Stars” (10 minutes) plus star talk for a minute. Space Science for Children — “All About Stars”:...

  • Dan Lathrop

    January 12, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services for Dan Lathrop, who died December 21, 2016, will be held January 14, 2017, at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 201 5th Street, Dexter, New Mexico. Dan C. Lathrop was born March 18, 1957, to Charles Lawrence Lathrop and Annie Lee Blanchard....

  • Sandra Bugarin

    January 12, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sandra Bugarin, beloved daughter, mother, granddaughter, sister, aunt and cousin, died unexpectedly yet peacefully at the age of 42 in Lubbock, TX with family by her side on December 26, 2016. Cremation has been done. A memorial in her honor will be Saturday,...

  • Jane Aragon

    January 12, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jane Aragon, age 86, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2017 at her longtime home in Roswell, NM. Jane worked for many years serving the patients of St. Mary’s Hospital as a food preparer in the dietary kitchen. She and her husband, George, were lifelong...

  • Cayetano Noriega Avila

    January 12, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary for Cayetano Noriega Avila, 90, will be recited at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, January 14, 2017 with a funeral service at 10 a.m. at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel, burial will follow at South Park Cemetery with Deacon Howard Herring officiating. The family...

  • Gina Renee Gonzales

    January 12, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gina Renee Gonzales, 46, surrounded by her loved ones went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 8, 2017, in Lubbock, TX. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, January 14, 2017, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. She was born to Arthur Gonzales, SR....