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  • Nita Chadwick Saum

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Nita Chadwick Saum, a longtime resident of Roswell, passed away June 1, 2014 in Grand Junction, CO. Nita was born on the family ranch in Sutton County, near Sonora, TX, one of 10 children born to Jim and Sibyl Chadwick, cattle ranchers in Sonora, TX, San...

  • Flo Lunsford

    July 1, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Flo Lunsford, 83, will be honored at funeral services scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at her home church, Faith Baptist Church in Artesia, NM. Officiating will be Pastor Dennis McKinley of Landmark Baptist Church, Carlsbad, NM, and Pastor Mike...

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    Leadership Roswell taking applications for next year

    June 29, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The Leadership Roswell program held its 31st annual graduation recently at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Graduates of the 2014 class include, in no particular order, Bethany Benavides; Ruben Bolanos, Roswell Independent School District; Sharon...

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    Mayoral forum: Kintigh talks animal rescues, FLETC

    June 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh, center, talks Thursday with Daily Record Vision editor Rey Berrones, left, and staff writer Jerry Heck during the mayor’s monthly forum with newspaper staff. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   Editor’s note: This is the second in a...


    Gonzales: ‘A little touch of love can change a man’s heart’

    June 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gonzales   By Dylanne Petros Record Staff Writer   Johnny Gonzales has spent his life helping others. Gonzales, 64, of Roswell, has his own prison ministry, Prison Door Inc. and has been helping people for more than 35 years. He started his career...

  • Rev. Boyd Spence Cates

    June 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Reverend Boyd Spence Cates passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014, in Round Rock, TX at the age of 95. He was born October 9, 1918, in Walters, OK. He was a licensed minister with the United Pentecostal Church International for 60 years, and pastored various...

  • Martha Baulch Morris

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Martha Baulch Morris, age 62, of Roswell, who passed away, after a long illness, on June 27, 2014. Martha was born on January 21, 1952, in Kermit, Texas to James...

  • James Edward Leatherman

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    No services will be held for James Edward Leatherman, 82, of Roswell, NM. James Edward Leatherman was born November 26, 1931 in Woodward, Oklahoma to Gertrude Fox and John Edward Leatherman. He passed away on June 26, 2014. He was preceded in death by his...

  • KC Jean Trujillo-Baca

    June 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A funeral service for KC Jean Trujillo-Baca, 28, of Roswell will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory with Bishop Terry Warner officiating. Burial will follow at South Park Cemetery. KC passed away Thursday,...

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    Suspect in aggravated battery arrested

    June 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gonzales   Roswell Police officers arrested Thursday a man in connection with a report of an aggravated battery with a knife. Police responded to the 900 block of W. Albuquerque Avenue, where they found a man who had been attacked. The victim’s name is...