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Leprino to offer plant tours during festival

September 25, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Technical Training Supervisor Alisa Kennedy looks into one of 16 vats that separates curds from whey at Roswell’s Leprino Foods Cheese Plant. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Cheese. We use it for so many things: pizza, pasta, Hot Pockets. But where does it actually come from and how does the process work? If you’ve ever watched “How [&hellip...

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Humane Society to hold town yard sale

September 25, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Krystal Smith of the Roswell Humane Society holds puppies that are up for adoption. The Humane Society will hold a community yard sale Saturday at the field next to the Wool Bowl starting at 6 a.m. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Lamps, couches, tables, pots and pans...

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Health organizations to be present at festival

September 25, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

La Casa Family Healthcare will be providing information about the Affordable Care Act at the Chile Cheese Festival Friday from 12 to 5 p.m. They will be providing information in English and Spanish about how to sign up for health care through the New Mexico...

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NMMI, Alumni Association get court date

September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The New Mexico Military Institute and its former Alumni Association are set to face off Oct. 15 in Eddy County District Court on the Institute’s request to immediately freeze more than $5.2 million in funds. An Eddy County district court judge set the...

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Washed out road

September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Damage from the recent flooding washed out portions of a bridge on Morgan Road that spans the Felix River west of Hagerman, forcing its closure. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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Event encourages families to have fun while getting fit

September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Children test their balance on a rocker board during Fun, Fit, Family Night at the Roswell Convention Center, Tuesday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) Hundreds of parents and children spent an evening learning about health the fun way with Fun, Fit, Family Night...

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Dictionary Day the definition of fun

September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Teacher Maria Gomez helps students find the second of two words, important. In the background, Rep. Candy Spence Ezzell assists other students. When she relayed her sample sentence, Ezzell told the students that each and every one of them were important....

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Manure biogas venture considered

September 23, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

AG Power’s plan to convert dairy waste from Chaves County farms into usable biofuel will first include the construction of a plant at the corner of Price Lane and Tumbleweed Road. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) An innovative project to turn Chaves County’s...

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Legion Riders roll into Roswell

September 23, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell’s American Legion Post 28 hosted the arrival of New Mexico American Legion Riders Monday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) American Legion Riders from across New Mexico rolled into Roswell’s Post 28 parking lot Monday afternoon in an effort to ferry...

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Esperanza House: Helping victims of sexual assault in Roswell since 1992

September 23, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

This article is one in a series of stories focusing on local agencies that receive support from the United Way of Chaves County, which is currently conducting its annual fundraising campaign. Esperanza House provides a vital service to the community. The...