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Pam Tharp of Wilson-Cobb Library says she can’t stay retired

September 29, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pam Tharp (Ray Berrones Photo) Pam Tharp is modest. She describes herself simply as a wife and a mother, but she was a sergeant in the Air Force, when a woman in the Air Force was an unusual occupational choice. “We (women) went through a lot more to get in back then,“ she said. She [&hellip...

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Shooter Dominguez still at large

September 29, 2012 • Local NewsComments (2)

Edward Raymond Sanchez died on Sept. 17, 1997. His body was found on Sept. 20, at a lonely spot off River Road near the back entrance to Bottomless Lake State Park. Sanchez had been shot in the head multiple times and his body dragged to a shallow, uncovered...

CFCC needs trustee

September 29, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Community Foundation of Chaves County’s board of directors met Wednesday to discuss the future of the philanthropic organization, the office of which will close on Oct. 31. While low operating funds and a lack of charitable contributions had led to the...

Vietnam Vets need more drivers

September 28, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Vietnam Veterans of America Veterans Transportation Network transports veterans throughout New Mexico and to some parts of Texas. (Chaunte’l Powell Photo) According to Harry McGraw, president of the Roswell chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America, he...

Suspect bites cop, breaks taser, goes to jail

September 28, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sam Castillo Deleon, 26, bit the hand of a Roswell Police Officer, Wednesday. The incident occurred around 5 p.m. in the 1400 block of East Alameda Street, as officers were attempting to serve a warrant originating from Roosevelt County. The charges from the...

Weh: US must stop deficit spending, reform tax code

September 28, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Former Republican candidate for New Mexico governor Allen Weh spoke at the Roswell Rotary Club’s Thursday meeting, sharing how his experiences in business have shaped his views on the current state of the U.S. economy. Weh is president and CEO of...

Centennial Air Tour Schedule of Events

September 28, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

9 – 10 a.m. – Civilian and other pilots land 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Walker Aviation Museum open Public votes for Sidney Gutierrez airport model Information tables (ENMU-Roswell, NMMI, New Mexico Museum of Space History) open Face Painting Jolly Jumps [/auth...

NM Centennial Air Tour, Saturday

September 28, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

As the New Mexico Centennial Air Tour prepares to land in Roswell Saturday, Judy Armstrong, coordinator for the tour, said the city is in for a treat and thanks to community support, putting the show together has been a breeze. “It’s gonna be great!...

Do any of these look familiar to you?

September 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

These jewelry pieces, many handmade, are part of hundreds of items that were put on public display by the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office in connection with a recent rash of burglaries, with the intention of returning the goods to their rightful owners....

Hobbs man dead in crash

September 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

A Hobbs man was killed in a head-on collision near US 82 mile marker 111, east of Artesia, Wednesday morning. New Mexico State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash involving a gold, 2001 Plymouth Neon driven by Luis Aguirre, 79, of Hobbs, and a semi truck...