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  • Ellen Kay Henderson Rhodes

    March 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Ellen Kay Henderson Rhodes passed away peacefully February 27, 2014 in Columbine Valley, Co at the age of 71. Kay was born March 9, 1942 in Roswell, NM to Loren Edward Henderson and Vera Ellen Henderson. Her parents have preceded her in death. Kay graduated...

  • Douglas McArthur Parsons

    March 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Douglas McArthur Parsons left this earthly plane on February 28, 2014, to reside eternally with his Heavenly Father. He was beloved and survived by his brother, Dan, sister-in-law, Kathy and his two nieces Dangela and Nyla all of beautiful and historic...

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    Health department proposes new rules for medicinal pot

    February 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Medical cannabis users in New Mexico are inhaling more of the stuff than suppliers can grow, according to a survey performed by the state health department. As a result, the department proposes to increase the supply limit and add more nonprofit producers to...

  • Police Blotter: Man, woman arrested for drug paraphernalia

    February 28, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police arrested a 21-year-old Roswell man on drug paraphernalia charges late Thursday night. Robert L. Clements Jr. was arrested in the 1200 block of East Country Club Road at 11:50 p.m. Thursday. According to the Roswell Police Department report, Clements...

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    National Pancake Day to benefit charities, Shriners Hospitals for Children

    February 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Diners at IHOP in Roswell can help support Shriners Hospitals for Children Tuesday during this year’s National Pancake Day. From 7 a.m. to 10 pm., IHOP will give a short stack of pancakes free to guests. Patrons will be asked to make a contribution to the...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Albert Montoya

    February 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Albert Montoya, 27, is wanted for receiving stolen property.  The incident occurred in late October 2013, on the 700 block of North Lea.  Through the course of the investigation officers obtained sufficient probable cause and secured an arrest warrant for...

  • Police Blotter: Police investigate car burglaries

    February 27, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police responded to a report of a vehicle burglary at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center on West Country Club at 6:25 a.m. on Wednesday. Thieves did $200 damage in breaking out the window of a 2010 Toyota to steal $40 cash and various ID cards. Roswell...

  • Billye Pool Wyckoff

    February 27, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Feb. 4, 1913 – Feb. 23, 2014 Billye Pool Wyckoff, 101, passed away peacefully on Feb. 23, 2014, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Christy and Wade VanHoose of Edmond, OK. She spent the majority of her 45 year teaching career in Roswell, NM and...

  • Police Blotter: Man exposes self to library patron

    February 26, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police responded to an indecent exposure report at the city library on Tuesday afternoon. A 22-year-old woman was in the library doing homework, when she saw a man masturbating behind her, according to police. The woman notified the library personnel,...

  • Rick Mitchell

    February 26, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Rick Mitchell, 67, of Lubbock, passed away Friday February 21, 2014 at his home. He was born July 6, 1946 in Nampa, Idaho to Virgil and Ethel Mae Mitchell. Rick graduated from Middleton High School in 1964. He had lived in Lubbock for the last 20 years. He...