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Artesia residents celebrated early Thanksgiving at community center

The Artesia Community Center housed more than a thousand people Friday night during the Thanksgiving Love Feast hosted by Trinity Temple Assembly of God. (Mike Smith Photo) CARLSBAD - Thousands of Artesia residents got an early Thanksgiving meal this past Friday, courtesy of the Trinity Temple Assem


Be careful during your holiday travels

ARTESIA - If you're heading out during the Thanksgiving holiday you won't be alone, according to the American Automobile Association. Eddy County Sheriff Mark Cage reminds people there will be a strong show of law enforcement on county roads during the Thanksgiving weekend. (Mike Smith Photo) AAA Ne

RDRNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:50:08

Church takes mission to Ukraine

That was until late last month when she and some people from West Main Baptist Church in Artesia flew on a mission trip to Ukraine. The flight went from Hobbs to Houston to Germany and finally touching down in Ukraine. "It was the most amazing experience of my life," she said. "Every time they talke

RDRNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:46:34

Roswell police recruiter arrested on child solicitation charges

Alonso Barrientos The Roswell Police Department has arrested one of its recruit officers following a two-week investigation that resulted in charges of two counts of child solicitation by electronic communication device. Alonso Barrientos, 25, was arrested Friday at his home and booked into the Chav

ARTESIA DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-21 20:00:00

Trinity Temple gives back through 26th Annual Love Feast

Parishioners from Trinity Temple Assembly of God serve attendees of the church's 26th Annual Love Feast Saturday at the Artesia Center. (Maegan Lemon - Daily Press) Nearly 1,500 Artesians had a fresh, hot meal Saturday courtesy of Trinity Temple Assembly of God - and Pastor Bobby Argo says he and hi

ARTESIA DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-21 20:02:00

Faith Baptist welcomes new worship center

Faith Baptist Church's new building will offer many functions, including a place for Christian bands to perform. (Mike Smith Photo) ARTESIA - Humble beginnings might be overstated in some circles. But when talking about Faith Baptist Church in Artesia, every word about that statement may be true for


Jason Hessler runs for state treasurer

ARTESIA, N.M. - Jason Hessler announced his candidacy for the Office of New Mexico State Treasurer. Hessler has over 19 years of experience in financial services ranging from estate planning to investment advising. He currently serves as the Senior Vice President and Trust Division Manager a New Mex


New Mexico sheriff says body cam video unfair to officers

In this April 26, 2016 file photo, Bernalillo County Sheriff Manuel Gonzales discusses an officer-involved shooting in Albuquerque, N. M. The sheriff of New Mexico's most populous county will not require his deputies to use body cameras because he says the media would use the video to unfairly criti

RDRNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 14:55:37

MACS National Honor Society Inducts 62nd Class

MEXICO - The Mexico Academy and Central Schools "Los Inteligentes" chapter of National Honor Society held its 62nd Annual Rite of Induction recently welcoming 20 new members. The "Los Inteligentes" chapter of National Honor Society welcomed 20 new members during its 62nd Annual Rite of Induction on

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-22 12:06:43

H. Wendell Peterson, 92, of Henderson

H. Wendell Peterson, 92, Henderson, passed away Tuesday, November 21st at the Veterans Administration Health Care Facility in Syracuse where he had been a patient since November 11th. Among his survivors is his wife, Hazel and a son Cliff. Services will be held at the Carpenter-Stoodley Funeral Home

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-22 23:59:00

Cop Logs: Sheriff's Office 11/21/2017

On 11/16/17 at 2:54 p.m., Tyler Leon Wyman, 21, of 82 Cole Road, Fulton, was operating a 2011 Dodge west on SR 104 in the town of Mexico when he attempted to make a turn into the parking lot of the MapleView Market at the intersection with US Route 11, causing the vehicle to collide with a 2012 Chev

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-21 17:33:08

Deputy Injured In Car Crash

OSWEGO - A deputy with the Oswego County Sheriff's Office was injured in a one-vehicle MVA on Sunday. At 8:32 a.m., Mark Walton, 33, was operating a 2015 Ford north on I81 in the town of Richland, 50 feet north of mile marker 116.6, emergency status, toward a MVA when he reportedly lost control caus


School bus slides off road in Oswego County

School officials said no students were on the bus at the time and a a driver and monitor who were aboard were not injured. District officials say nobody was hurt when a school bus went off the road in Oswego County Monday morning. Lake effect snow made for tricky driving conditions in parts of Centr


Guest essay: New tax plan should be delayed 1 year

When my previous employer, the third-largest manufacturer in our industry, was competing against Ingersoll Rand, the second-largest manufacturer in our industry, all of us in the industry were competitive with each other. Going head to head on contracts and open bids, we were consistently within 0.5

MPNNOW - 2017-11-21 19:00:00

School bus skids off slippery road in Oswego County

MEXICO, N.Y. -- A Mexico Central School District bus slid off the road at 9:08 a.m. today after it had already dropped students off at school. The driver and a monitor on the bus were not injured, according to Sean Bruno, Mexico's school superintendent. The accident happened on State Route 104 in Me


Youngsters Enjoy Season's First Lake Effect Snow

The final bell rang early for students at Belleville Henderson Central School Monday afternoon. Heavy snow earlier in the day called for an early dismissal. "I thought it was pretty awesome," said 6th grader Brittan Cross. After school let out, Cross got to work. He was helping out his mom and aunt


Man killed in I-59 crash now identified

Authorities have released the name of a man killed Monday night in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 59 in Birmingham. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Derrick Dewayne Greene. He was 41, and lived in Birmingham. The wreck happened in the northbound lanes near the Opo

AL.COM - 2017-11-22 16:12:09

Man shot in chest during argument at Birmingham restaurant

A man is in surgery at UAB Hospital following a shooting at a Birmingham restaurant on Tuesday evening, authorities said. Birmingham police said the victim and the shooter started arguing while they were waiting for food at Wendy's on Parkway East. The victim was shot in the chest and the shooter fl

AL.COM - 2017-11-22 02:16:56

Mountain Brook police chase ends in crash off Montclair Road in Birmingham

Updated: 6:27 PM CST Nov 22, 2017 A Mountain Brook police chase ended in a crash in Birmingham and one person in custody, authorities told WVTM 13 on Wednesday. Mountain Brook Police Chief Ted Cook said an officer attempted to pull over a car for speeding on Montclair Road. As the officer was lear

WVTM13.COM - 2017-11-23 00:27:00

Monique "Mo" Jefferson's journey from Ramsay High to champion trainer

The Birmingham Times In high school and college Monique "Mo" Jefferson was always considered a "gym rat" and nothing has changed in her professional career. In high school she played basketball at Ramsay High School and in college she was a member of the Columbus State University (GA) team. Now she

BIRMINGHAMTIMES.COM - 2017-11-22 12:00:19