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Two buildings demolished, new Allsup's may be on the way

The property owner of the two lots is Allsup's Heavy equipment moved onto two lots near the intersection of White Mountain Drive with Mechem Drive Tuesday. A former Pizza Hut building and The Kid Cafe on adjoining lots 1201 and 1203 Mechem Drive were demolished by GWC Construction Inc. out of Loving

RUIDOSO NEWS - 2018-01-18 16:42:22

Hobbsans thankful to be alive following house fire

Casey Gonzalez was at Nor-Lea Hospital Saturday evening as her husband Leroy was getting his painful knee examined. She answered her ringing phone to the sounds of a crazed individual - her son Diego Hernandez. "Mom! My friend just called! Our house is on fire!" In a calm voice Casey quickly asked w

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2018-01-17 18:00:41

Former Gary Johnson campaign worker Clayburn Griffin to run for Pearce's seat

LOVINGTON - A Lovington native who worked for Libertarian Gary Johnson's presidential campaigns in 2012 and 2016 has announced his intention to seek the Republican nomination for New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District. Clayburn Griffin on Friday released a statement saying his campaign plans to fo


Shooting victim dies; murder charge filed

Hobbs resident Patrick Sanders is now charged with murder after the Hobbs man he allegedly wounded in a December shooting died Sunday at a Texas hospital from complications related to his injuries. On Dec. 27, Hobbs police responded to a shots fired call at the 200 block of North Denson where two SU


Newman running for 2nd Congressional Seat

Subscribed, but don't have a login? ALAMOGORDO - Republican Congressional District 2 candidate Monty Newman wants voters to know that he believes in liberty, personal responsibility and accountability, free markets and innovation. Newman who is running in the June Republican primary for Rep. Steve P


Xcel reminds customers not to fall for scam attempts

Xcel Energy is reminding customers not to fall for attempted scams after reports of such phone calls were received in Hobbs and Texas. Individuals impersonating Xcel customer agents have called citizens in those areas demanding payment for past-due bills and threatening disconnection of service if p


UPDATE: Shooting Victim Dies

HOBBS, New Mexico (Local 2/Fox 24) - The victim involved in a shooting that occurred on Dec. 27th, 2017 died on Jan. 7th, 2018. According to the Hobbs Police Department, 22-year-old Alejandro Carmona suffered several medical complications resulting from the injuries sustained during the shooting. Pa


No illegal dumping needed with centers

While the New Mexico State Land Commissioner takes steps to clean caliche pits on State Trust Lands in Lea County, Lorenzo Velasquez, the county's director of Environmental Services, reminds residents there's no reason for illegal dumping. His department manages both of the county's facilities - the


Good Samaritan Killer Found Guilty Of Murder

FORT WORTH (CBS11) - A jury found the man who shot and killed a good Samaritan in May 2016 in an Arlington parking lot guilty of murder on Wednesday. Ricci Bradden's wife worked at the Walgreens in the 5600 block of New York Avenue when police say Bradden confronted her just outside of the store's f

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-17 21:25:48

Former soldier found guilty in Arlington Walgreens murder

FORT WORTH - A Tarrant County judge found a former soldier guilty of murder Wednesday in the killing of a 35-year-old man in the parking lot of an Arlington Walgreens store in May 2016. Ricci Bradden, 24, testified Wednesday, claiming self-defense in the shooting. Bradden had requested a bench trial

WFAA - 2018-01-17 23:37:28

Former soldier gets 75 years for murdering Good Samaritan in Arlington

FORT WORTH, Texas - A former Fort Hood soldier was found guilty of killing a Good Samaritan in Arlington and sentenced to 75 years in prison. A judge convicted and sentenced Ricci Bradden for the murder of TJ Antell in April 2016. Antell confronted Bradden in a Walgreen's parking lot after Bradden s

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 15:50:00

Police say man facing eviction killed Texas landlady, self

IRVING, Texas (AP) - Investigators say a man facing eviction from a Dallas-area home for delinquent rent was found dead a day after being sought in the slaying of his landlady. Police in Irving on Wednesday announced investigators believe 50-year-old Mark Leonard Kincer killed the homeowner, travele

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-17 21:09:15

Man pushing stalled vehicle avoids major injuries in Arlington wreck

Only minor injuries occurred when a stalled vehicle pushed by a man and steered by a woman was hit Thursday morning in Arlington, police reported. The man was pushing the vehicle around 1 a.m. on the right-side shoulder of Interstate 20 at Bowman Springs Road, Arlington police reported. An SUV trave

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 13:49:57

2 People Injured After Early Morning Crash In Arlington

(credit: CBSDFW.COM) ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) - Two people were injured, one of them seriously, after a stalled car was hit from behind on Interstate-20 in Arlington. The crash happened just after midnight in the westbound lanes of the highway, near Bowman Springs. According to police, when a car stal

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 07:48:43

LEGAL NOTICE: Notice to all Creditors having claims against Jerome Maximus Jayasuriya, Deceased

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary of the Estate of JEROME MAXIMUS JAYASURIYA were issued to BERNARD BOTEJU as Independent Executor on January 10, 2018, under Cause No. 17-E-2150 pending in the County Court at Law No.1, Ellis County, Texas. Claims may be presented to the Inde

ELLIS COUNTY PRESS - 2018-01-18 17:13:04

One dead, another hurt after car travels off road in Grand Prairie Tuesday morning

One man was killed and another hospitalized when a car left the roadway and rolled over several times in Grand Prairie early Tuesday. The incident occurred about 5:15 a.m. when a 2006 BMW sedan traveling southbound on the Highway 161 frontage road passed Mayfield Road and lost control, ejecting Fede

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 03:13:04

Another Arrest Made In Weekend West Point Shooting

WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) - West Point police make another arrest in a shooting that happened over the weekend. Investigators arrested 30-year-old Tymotheous Henry yesterday, January 18, in connection the the shooting Saturday on 5th Street that left a man with multiple gun shot wounds. Henry is char

WCBI.COM - 2018-01-18 18:04:16

Dealing with Devin: Old 82 reopening in downtown Columbus

Old 82 Restaurant in downtown Columbus is reopening as Old 82 Restaurant and Steakhouse, Columbus Main Street Director Barbara Bigelow confirmed. In 2014, Chef Mark Eakes opened the restaurant that closed in 2016. Now city building inspector Kenny Wiegel said Terry McCool has applied for a busin

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2018-01-18 18:58:57

64-year-old man arrested in connection with Northport rape

Authorities say a 64-year-old man was arrested on a charge of 1st degree rape Wednesday. Northport Police responded to a sexual assault call on the 3800 block of Hwy 69. Investigators arrived to find a 67-year-old victim who told police she was drugged and sexually assaulted by Rufus Keith. Investig

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-18 13:16:54

College Student From South Jersey Expelled After Racist Rant

TUSCALOOSA, AL - The University of Alabama has expelled a New Jersey woman after she posted multiple racist rants on social media. The rants went viral after Alabama star running back Damien Harris commented on the posts and brought them to the attention of his followers. Harley Barber of Marlton to

PATCH - 2018-01-18 12:56:26