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Groups to offer flags 5 times a year

May 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Sunrise Optimist Club of Roswell and the Girl Scouts have teamed up to place American flags in the yards of people who request them during major patriotic holidays. For $30 a year, they will place a flag holder in your yard, place a flag in the flag holder at dawn and take it down [&hellip...

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Up, up and away

May 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Timothy P. Howsare Photo The 27th annual Old Timers Balloon begins at 6:45 a.m. tomorrow with a lift off at Cielo Grande Recreation Area, 1612 West College. Balloons will lift off gain on Sunday at the same time. The weather for both launches is expected to...

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Police investigating second homicide in a week

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police investigate a possible homicide at a home on the 1500 block of North Montana Avenue on Thursday afternoon. A woman was found dead at the scene by a family member around 8:30 a.m. (Randal Seyler Photo) Roswell Police responded to another...

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Spring singers

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The NMMI Vocal Ensemble performs ‘Daemon Irrepit Callidus’ during the New Mexico Military Institute’s Music Department Annual Spring Concert held Thursday evening at Pearson Auditorium. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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City settles free speech lawsuit

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Street preachers to receive $97,000   The City of Roswell settled its lawsuit Thursday with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New Mexico. The suit alleges that Roswell police officers repeatedly violated the First Amendment free speech rights...

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Finance committee OKs Lodger’s Tax requests

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell city finance committee approved a pair of Lodger’s Tax requests on Thursday morning at City Hall for events scheduled this September. The finance committee approved $2,187.50 for the Rio Pecos Kennel Club to cover advertising costs for the...

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City to waive dumping fees until Nov. 1

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Mayor Dennis J. Kintigh said he wants to help clean up the city by offering waivers of dumping fees for demolished buildings from now until Nov. 1. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) From now until Nov. 1, owners of dilapidated homes and buildings in Roswell will...

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ENMU-Roswell plans graduation ceremonies

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The commencement speaker for the ENMU-R graduation ceremonies on May 9 will be student Emely Stubbs Ponce, a candidate for graduation who will be receiving two associate’s degrees, one in Human Services and one in University Studies. She enrolled as a...

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Photo Finish

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Artists Tasia Ramage, left, and Aria Finch put the finishing touches on a clay sculpture by Ramage, Finch and artists Sarah McArthur and Megan Heil. The artwork is to be donated to the RMAC Foundation’s Kentucky Derby Party for the silent auction. The...

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Armed robbery suspects sought

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Phillips The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery. The robbery occurred on April 26 on the 1800 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue. Three men reportedly robbed a man and stole...