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  • Phyllis Veta Tunnell

    October 20, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services for Phyllis Veta Tunnell, 96, of Brownfield, will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 at Brownfield Church of Christ with Bob Reynolds officiating. Burial will follow at 3 p.m. at Resthaven Cemetery in Lubbock under the direction of...

  • Margaret Maxwell Collins

    October 20, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Margaret Maxwell Collins died peacefully in Albuquerque on Oct. 19, 2014 at the age of 73 after a battle with cancer. Margaret is survived by her daughter, Sandra J. Collins; son, Samuel K. Collins, Jr. both of Albuquerque; sister, Lucy Eatmon (Curtis) of Las...

  • Make a commitment to honest government

    October 19, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    Voter apathy is prevalent no matter where you live in the United States. Many voters feel that at best their choice of a candidate is a choice between “the lesser of two evils.” It takes money, lots of money, to run for even a local office such as sheriff...

  • Nathan Anthony Lucero

    October 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Nathan Anthony Lucero, 17, of Roswell, NM passed away Oct. 8, 2014. Nathan was born July 21, 1997, to Anthony Lucero Sr. and Patricia Caldeira in Yuba City, CA. He was a good father, a good brother, and a good role model. He was very supportive, good in...

  • Manuela Flores

    October 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Manuela Flores estaba en su casa rodeada de su familia cuando el Señor la llamó a su Reino. Ella falleció tranquilamente el Sabado, 18 de octubre de 2014. Un rosario se llevara acabo el Lunes, 20 de octubre 2014 a las 7 pm en la Iglesia Católica de San...

  • Wylie Dean Briggs

    October 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Wylie Briggs Sr. of Roswell, NM, passed away at his home in Geneva, Nebraska, on Sept. 1, 2014. Wylie Dean Briggs was born Dec. 12, 1938, in Holbrook, AZ to Denva and Lois Briggs. A short while after he was born the family moved to Roswell, NM, where he spent...

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    ‘Family Secrets’ play today

    October 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Claudine (played by Julie Ferguson, left) and Della (played by Anissa Segura) talk about the statistics of domestic violence. “Family Secrets” will be performed at the Pueblo Auditorium today at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10. (Dylanne Petros Photo) [/auth...

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    Boy Scouts helps prepare young men for adulthood

    October 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Boy Scouts of America has been a staple in Chaves County since 1913 and the organization has been able to flourish with the help of the United Way. The Boy Scouts Conquistador Council started in 1924 under the name of Eastern New Mexico Council. In 1953,...

  • Man arrested for pot possession

    October 17, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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...

  • Col. Edward Norris Eckert

    October 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Colonel Edward Norris Eckert, 85, died at his home on Oct. 14, 2014. Ed is survived by his wife of 61 years, Patricia Tolles Eckert, their children, Cheryl (Dan) Larsen, Nancy (Pete) Selleck, and James (Sandra) Eckert, four grandchildren, Lindsey (Mark)...