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Member of ‘family of artists’ shares her creations

June 1, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Miranda Howe (Vanessa Kahin Photo) As daily triple-digit weather overcomes Roswell – announcing the onset of June and the rules for the next three months – artist Miranda Howe defiantly creates her latest masterpieces inside a hot kiln room. Perhaps the last place anyone would want to be when the mercury rises, Howe is at [&hellip...

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NMMI, alumni board face nasty divorce

June 1, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

In this undated file photo, NMMI cadets stand at attention during a ceremony. (Mark Wilson Photo) The ousted New Mexico Military Institute’s Alumni Association continued its offense against the Institution on Friday accusing officials of misleading the...

Jerry Joseph Lindy

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, June 1, 2013, at 4 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s witness located at 1718 N. Atkinson Ave. Jerry was born on Nov. 2, 1930, in Jasper County, Ill., to Morand and Anna Marie Lindy. He was married to Carrie...

RPD seeks info on fatal shooting

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Detectives from the Roswell Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance about the shooting of Juan Gonzales, age 26. The incident occurred at approximately 9:45 p.m. on Sunday, May 19th. Officers from the RPD responded to Pecan Place in reference...

Accident on Country Club

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

East Country Club Road, from Main Street to Grand Avenue, was closed for about 40 minutes on Thursday morning. A gas tanker stopped in a parking lot before pulling onto Country Club when the driver of a green Dodge Durango attempted to pass on the right. The...

Utah man arrested for kidnapping

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department arrested a Utah man, Wednesday, on charges of kidnapping. Ahmad Jones, 33, was staying at the Belmont Hotel, 2100 West Second Street, having come to Roswell to visit a former girlfriend. The 25-year-old victim told officials that...

Armed robbery subject arrested

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department arrested Tom Ethan, 22, around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday, on charges of armed robbery, for an incident that had occurred three hours earlier at the bus stop near Albertsons, 1110 S. Main St. The 56-year-old victim told officials...

Fire at Farley’s

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Customers were evacuated from Farley’s Bar and Grill, 1315 N. Main St., around 6 p.m. Tuesday when a fire started on a stack of wood behind the restaurant. “The fire was located in the southeast corner of the building where they receive deliveries. We...

Mega solar project nears completion

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Construction crews are close to completing the Roswell 2.5 megawatt solar project on W. Brasher, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) A massive new solar project may power up in south Roswell by the end of June, providing enough energy to power some 780 homes....

Carrasco sentenced to 24 years

May 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Victoriano Carrasco was sentenced on Thursday after pleading no contest to 13 charges, including residential burglary, aggravated burglary, larceny, motor vehicle theft and receiving stolen property. Judge James Hudson ruled that Carrasco should receive 24...