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February 20, 2013

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China linked to cyberattacks, US to respond WASHINGTON (AP) — As public evidence mounts that the Chinese military is responsible for stealing massive amounts of U.S. government data and corporate trade secrets, the Obama administration is eyeing fines and other trade actions it may take against Beijing or any other country guilty of cyberespionage.

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According to officials familiar with the plans, the White House will lay out a new report Wednesday that suggests initial, more-

aggressive steps the U.S. would take in response to what top authorities say has been an unrelenting campaign of cyberstealing linked to the Chinese government. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the threatened action. The White House plans come after a Virginia-based cybersecurity firm released a torrent of details Monday that tied a secret Chinese military unit in Shanghai to

years of cyberattacks against U.S. companies. After analyzing breaches that compromised more than 140 companies, Mandiant has concluded that they can be linked to the People’s Liberation Army’s Unit 61398.

Military experts believe the unit is part of the People’s Liberation Army’s cyber-command, which is under the direct authority of the General Staff Department, China’s version of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. As

such, its activities would be likely to be authorized at the highest levels of China’s military.

The release of Mandiant’s report, complete with details on three of the alleged hackers and photographs of one of the military unit’s buildings in Shanghai, makes public what U.S. authorities have said less publicly for years. But it also increases the pressure on the U.S. to take more forceful action against the Chinese for what experts say has been years

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Man leads police on high-speed chase Police stand watch as a truck is towed from a residence on Olive Avenue in Midway following a chase and pursuit, Tuesday afternoon.

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of systematic espionage. “If the Chinese government flew planes into our airspace, our planes would escort them away. If it happened two, three or four times, the president would be on the phone and there would be threats of retaliation,” said former FBI executive assistant director Shawn Henry. “This is happening thousands of times a day. There needs to be some definition of where the red

County Sheriff’s Office about a male subject who was causing a commotion at Dollar General, 125 E. Lupton Rd. According to SO’s Lt. Britt Snyder, when officials arrived at the store at Mid-

way, the subject took off on Hwy 2 toward Dexter. “I gather he knew he had six outstanding warrants from the city.” The male suspect, Alex Sertuche, drove north on Hwy 285 and turned left

on Darby Road, circling back toward Midway. Sheriff’s deputies laid down spikes, which the suspect drove over, puncSee CHASE, Page A6

The state Senate Public Affairs Committee voted 53 Tuesday to pass a bill that would raise the state’s minimum wage from $7.50 to $8.50. Senate Bill 416, sponsored by Sen. Richard Martinez, D-Espanola, would raise minimum wage effective Jan. 1 of next year. Martinez said he knows people who are struggling under the current wage and an increase to $8.50 would be “just a start.” “These people can’t survive. They're not making it,” he said. “I think this is the moral thing to do.” Sen. William Soules, DLas Cruces, who spoke in support of the bill, said research indicates increases in minimum wage eventually benefit the economy as a whole because the money would be spent

NM minimum wage inflation Panel OKs budget, spending increase indexing blocked in panel SANTA FE (AP) — A proposal to increase New Mexico’s minimum wage for inflation stalled Tuesday after a House committee’s Democratic leader opposed the measure. An effort to send the measure to the 70-member House failed on a 6-5 vote in the Voters and Elections Committee. The measure remains alive and can be reconsidered later, but it’s stuck unless votes change on the panel. The state’s $7.50 an hour minimum wage has been in effect since 2009. A proposed constitutional amendment would allow voters to decide whether to require automatic cost-of-living increases in the wage rate. The proposal by Rep. Miguel Garcia, D-Albuquerque, would provide for increases of up to 4 percent a year to

match inflation, but it wouldn’t allow the wage to drop if the cost-of-living declined. Business groups opposed the measure, warning that it could force employers to cut jobs. “Business owners are trying to keep their doors open,” said Matthew Gonzales of the Association of Commerce and Industry of New Mexico. Supporters said the change is needed to prevent workers from losing buying power to inflation, and they contended it could help the state’s economy. “Putting money into the pockets of low-income workers is almost the single best thing we can do to help spur economic growth,” said Carter Bundy of the

Panel buries bill on social promotion

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SANTA FE (AP) — State workers and educators will receive a 1 percent pay raise next year under a nearly $5.9 billion budget proposal that’s heading to the House for consideration later this week. The measure provides for a state spending increase of $239 million, or 4.2 percent, to finance education and government programs — from prisons and courts to health care — in the fiscal year starting in July. The Appropriations and Finance Committee approved the budget Tuesday with only three Democrats — current and retired school workers — opposing the measure because of concerns about proposed education spending. Republicans on the committee supported the bill, which calls for spending about $7 million more than GOP Gov. Susana Martinez had recommended to lawmakers. The governor said she was pleased the budget included money for some of her education initiatives but cauSee BUDGET, Page A6

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ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — Majority Democrats in the New Mexico House are scuttling education legislation that’s a priority for Gov. Susana Martinez.

A party-line vote Monday by the House Education Committee tabled a bill to provide reading remediation and hold back most third-graders who aren’t proficient in reading. The Albuquerque Journal reports that the bill sponsored by Democratic Rep. Mary Helen Garcia is intended to halt social promotion.

Social promotion is a practice in which students are promoted to higher grades even if they’re not doing well enough academically.

Democratic Rep. Mimi Stewart of Albuquerque says the bill amounts to an unfunded mandate for public schools because the proposed funding wouldn’t be enough.

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An American Airlines 767, recently re-painted with a new branding design by Dean Baldwin Painting, awaits fueling before delivery, Tuesday.


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President tries to keep immigration on track

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Tuesday sought to keep delicate immigration negotiations on track, as a key Republican senator distanced himself further from a draft bill President Barack Obama’s aides are readying in case congressional talks crumble. Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio’s office said Obama’s plan “injected additional partisanship into an already dif ficult process.” The White House, following the weekend leak of its draft legislation, insisted the president wants the bipartisan Senate group Rubio is a member of to put forward its own bill instead. Obama spoke with Rubio on Tuesday to reiterate his commitment to the Senate process and to make clear that he had his own legislation ready, the White House said. The president also called Republicans Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and John McCain of Arizona, two other GOP lawmakers involved in the immigration negotiations. “It is, by far, the president’s preference that the Senate process move for-

ward, that the bipartisan group of eight have success, and that they produce a bill that wins the support of Democrats and Republicans in Senate,” White House spokesman Jay Carney said. Senate aides said privately Tuesday that bipartisan negotiations are in a good place and they did not feel as though the disclosure of details in Obama’s draft bill would disrupt their process. In fact, Obama’s backup bill could end up spurring GOP lawmakers to rally behind a congressional plan with many similarities rather than support legislation attached to the president. While they differ on some key details, both sides are contemplating legislation that would provide a pathway to citizenship for most of the 11 million illegal immigrants already in the U.S., tighten border security, crack down on businesses that employ illegal workers and strengthen the legal immigration system. Rubio, a rising Republican star and favorite of his party’s conservative wing, has particular incentive to publicly disavow Obama’s proposals.

Carlos Nava is a suspect in a burglary/fraud which occurred sometime between Jan. 9 and 16 in the 500 block of East Forest Drive. A woman who was taking care of the home noticed the front door to the residence ajar and a wallet and refrigerator had been stolen. The victim observed several unauthorized transactions on his bank statement for over $700. One of the checks cashed had Carlos Nava’s driver’s license number on it. Nava is described as 5 feet, 6 inches tall, weight 190 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone having information about Nava’s whereablouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, 888594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.

9-year-old thwarts burglary attempt Burglary

•A 9-year -old child became an inadvertent hero Monday when he went to a neighbor’s home to play. The child observed three black males enter the residence on West Byrne Street and he followed them into the house. When one picked up a computer game, he asked them what they were doing. One of the male subjects kicked him on the shin and the three left the scene. •Police received a walk-in report of theft of a firearm, Monday. The victim said a

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9mm pistol, a HiPoint C9, valued at $200, was missing from the residence in the 1100 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue.

•Police were called to Walgreens, 1200 S. Main St., Monday, after a car alarm went off in the parking lot and the victim discovered a wallet, including driver’s license and bank card and several pieces of silver jewelry had been taken from the vehicle. The items were valued at $345. The officer noticed the back passenger window broken and blood on the door.

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Replacement costs were estimated at $200. •Police responded to the 800 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue, Sunday, where a rake and a shovel were removed from a locked garage.

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The police were dispatched to the intersection of Sunset Avenue and McGaffey Street, Thursday, after a concerned citizen reported a juvenile setting a field on fire. The person followed the youth until police arrived. The juvenile attempted to flee the scene, throwing away the lighter. He was found hiding between a bush and fence. The juvenile was given an

arrest citation for resisting, evading or obstructing an officer and improper handling of fire. The adolescent was then released to his mother’s care.

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Police were called to the 1100 block of a East Hendricks Street, Saturday, after gardening equipment, valued at $125, was taken from a yard. Anyone who has information on these or any other crimes is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, 888-594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.

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No urgency to avoid automatic spending cuts WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten days before a new deadline for broad, automatic government spending cuts, the sense of urgency that surrounded other recent fiscal crises is absent. Government agencies are preparing to absorb an $85 billion hit to their budgets, and politicians, at least for now, seem willing to accept the consequences. President Barack Obama, back from a Florida golfing weekend, warned Tuesday that “people will lose their jobs” if Congress doesn’t act. But lawmakers weren’t in session to hear his appeal, and they aren’t coming back to work until next week. Still dividing the two sides are sharp differences over whether tax increases, which Obama wants and Republicans oppose, should be part of a budget deal. Obama cautioned that if the immediate spending cuts — known as sequestration — occur, the full range of government will feel the effects. Among those he listed: furloughed FBI agents, reductions in spending for communities to pay police, firefighters and teachers, and decreased ability to respond to threats around the world. “So far at least, the ideas that the Republicans have proposed ask nothing of the wealthiest Americans or the biggest corporations,” Obama said at a White House event against a backdrop of firefighters and other emergency personnel. “So the burden is all on the first responders, or seniors or middle class families.” Aides say Obama is ready to take his case more directly to the public in an effort to pressure Republicans, either by traveling to vulnerable states or, as the White House often does, through local media interviews. They say neither Obama nor White House officials are now engaged in direct negotiations with Republican leaders. The spending cuts, however, aren’t perceived to be as calamitous as the threatened results of recent fights over the nation’s borrowing authority and the “fiscal cliff” that would have cut spending and increased tax rates on all Americans paying income taxes. Failure to raise the debt ceiling would have left the government with no money to spend on myriad programs and could have precipitated an unprecedented default. The fiscal cliff had the potential of setting back the economic recovery. In fact, many Republicans now see the automatic cuts in spending as the only way to tackle the federal deficit. Some liberals won’t balk either because they want cuts in Pentagon spending. And many Democrats believe the cuts will have to materialize before Republicans agree to some increase in taxes. “Some Democrats want it because of the defense cuts, and Republicans want it because they want to do anything to cut domestic spending,” said Brendan Daly, a former top aide to Rep. Nancy Pelosi, the former House speaker and now Democratic leader. “And politically, it’s difficult to oppose because the impact won’t be so severe right away.”

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Robert “Buster” fought a good fight and will be truly missed. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories in the online registry book at andersonbethany.com. Services are under the direction of AndersonBethany Funeral Home and Crematory.

Lucio Llamas

Un rosario se rezará por Lucio Llamas, 89, de Dexter, a las 7 p.m., Miércoles, 20 de Febrero 2013, en la capilla Anderson-Bethany funeraria. Una misa se rezará a las 2 p.m., Jueves, 21 de Febrero 2013, en la iglesia católica de San Juan con el padre oficiante Gonzalo Moreno OFM. Entierro a seguir en South Park Cemetery. Lucio murió el Domingo, 17 de febrero 2013. Lucio nació 15 de diciembre 1923 a Felipe y Juanita (Gamboa) Llamas, que le preceden en la muerte. Tuvo cinco her manos: Enrique Llamas, Carlos Llamas, Lalo Llamas, Alejandro Llamas, Bertha Cogel Gamboa, a quien todos menos dos le preceden en la muerte y su hijo, Roberto “Chato” Llamas. Le sobreviven su amada esposa durante 53 años, Beatriz (Carrera) Llamas, y su hijo, Jorge Llamas y su esposa Betty; sus hijas, Marina Llamas y su esposo, Juan Villalba, Carmen Llamas y esposo Pilo Olivas, Luz M. Llamas y su marido José Baca; sus nietos, Marco A. Gallardo, Jorge Gallardo, Rocío Gallardo, Adrián Gallardo, Luis A. Villalba, Brenda Villalba, Miguel Villalba, Carlos Olivas, Emmanuel Olivas Llamas, Marissa Olivas, Beto Llamas, Lupita Llamas. Su Bisnietos, Alejandra Villalba, David Villalba, Leslie Olivas, Daisey Olivas y Sarah Rojas. Él era un amante esposo y padre. Toda su vida giraba en torno a su familia y siempre dispuesto a hacer nuevos amigos. Ser carismático era sólo uno de sus numerosos rasgos. A lo largo de su ser, él siempre supo que el trabajo duro era una forma normal de vida. Él era un buen hombre que siempre tenía una historia que te ayudarán a lo largo. La risa y el humor bien era otra parte en su día, al igual que siempre lo acompañaba un botella de coca cola en sus manos. Lo vamos a extrañar con mucho cariño.

Robert Stewart

Funeral services will be held for Robert Stewart, 54, of Roswell, at 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Shelton officiating. Robert passed away on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at the funeral home. Robert was born Sept. 14, 1958, to Neal and Emma Steward in Jackson, Miss. He loved fishing, video games, music, dominos and hanging out with friends and family. He also enjoyed barbequing and attending his complex Meet & Greet Sessions. He loved working in the yard and gardening. He is survived by his sons, Chad Stewart of Miami, Fla., Antony Stewart and wife Juliana, of Indianapolis, Ind. Mother Emma Jean Steward, of Roswell; eight siblings, James Stewart of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Calvin Stewart and wife Rose, of Spokane, Wash.; Ron Jackson, of Murrieta, Calif.; Carolyn Reese and husband Danny, of Roswell; Brenda Stewart-Thompson and husband Brent, of Roswell; Rose Stewart, of Roswell; Willie Stewart and wife Jenefer, of Albuquerque; and Patricia Steward, of Albuquerque. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Xavier and Kyliah Stewart, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, uncles, aunts and the mother of his children, Tammy Stewart, of Roswell. He was preceded in death by his father Neal Steward and his grandparents, Ollie Mae Dotson and Eunice Jones.

dent of Roswell. She was the first woman to go to the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy. Jane was a deputy sheriff for Chaves County and was a lieutenant of the Juvenile Detention Center. She really enjoyed traveling, fishing and spending time with her family. Serving as pallbearers are Rick Scifres, Terry Scifres, Vance Scifres, Jody Scifres, Kurt Klemo and Richard Lucero. Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at ballardfuneralhome.com.

Jane Marie Scifres

Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at South Park Cemetery for Jane Marie Scifres, 75, who passed away Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at Mission Arch Care Center. Pastor Troy Grant of Berrendo Baptist Church will be officiating. Jane was bor n Oct. 8, 1937, in Ennis, Texas, to John Polak and Oleene Adams. Her parents preceded her in death. Those left to cherish her memory are her husband Ed Scifres, of the family home in Roswell; her children, John Smith and wife Adrianne, of Carlsbad, Jeffery Smith and wife Teresa, of Dexter, Janice Klemo and husband Kurt, of Roswell, Vance Scifres and wife Robin, of Dallas, Texas, Rick Scifres and wife Joanie, of Roswell, Russell Scifres and wife Joy, of Roswell, Judy Weitz and husband Lynn, of Roswell, Joann Scifres, of Roswell, and Connie Royalty and husband Joe, of Madison, Miss.; brother Milton Polak and wife Marian, of Kerens, Texas; sister Billie Reed and husband Alan, of Roswell, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Jane was a lifelong resi-

Henrietta Martinez

A rosary is scheduled for 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at The Assumption Catholic Church with a memorial Mass to follow at 12:10 p.m., for Henrietta (Enriquita) Martinez, 81, of Roswell. Father Joseph Pacquing will officiate. Henrietta passed away at her home on Feb. 15, 2013. She was born on Sept. 8, 1931, in Roswell, to Francisco and Virginia Gonzales. She was married to Lloyd Martinez. She was preceded in death by her parents; her son Paul Martinez; siblings, Sisto Duran and Seniada Del Llano; grandson Dominic Anaya; mother-inlaw Bonifacia Martinez; father-in-law Daniel Martinez; and son-in-law Ray Anaya. Those left to cherish her memory are her sons, Bernie Martinez and his children, Shawn Talbot, grandchildren, Allie Talbot and Travis Talbot; Bernard Martinez Jr., grandchildren, Jeremiah and

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Christopher Martinez; Frank Martinez and his wife Debbie, their daughters, Tera and Heather, grandson Jordan; her daughter Virginia Martinez and her sons Jerry Paul Martinez and Jesus Anaya, and grandchildren, Olivia and Adrian Martinez. Her surviving siblings are Penny Briseno and husband Ruben, of Roswell; Cicila Ortega and husband Steve, of Roswell; and a brother Desiderio Gonzales and wife Isabel, of Tucson, Ariz. She is also survived by several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law and countless nephews and nieces. She was employed at St. Mary’s Hospital until it closed and then worked at ENMMC until she retired. After her retirement she enjoyed being with her grandchildren and her new born great-grandson. She enjoyed embroidery and won many ribbons at the ENM State Fair craft show. She always had a good word to say about everybody and a ready smile. Condolences may be made online at lagronefuneralchapels.com. Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.

Barbara Ann Tyler

Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Barbara Ann Tyler, 80, of Roswell, who graduated to heaven on Feb. 18, 2013. Dr. Douglas Mills of The First United Methodist Church will officiate with interment to follow at South Park Cemetery. Barbara was born on Feb. 1, 1933, to Ralph Meadows

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Sr. and Effie Evelyn Green Meadows in Harlingen, Texas. They have preceded her in death as well as her beloved husband Harrell H. Tyler, and son Tom Deck III. She is survived by her two sons, Richard Deck and his wife Lisa, and Jeff Deck and his wife Kathy, both of Roswell; daughter Janice Ott, of McAlester, Okla.; two stepdaughters, Pamela Tyler -Bell and Julie Tyler both, of Florida; brother Ralph A. Meadows; sister Jody Yowell; 12 grandchildren, Christopher Deck, Linsay Deck, Randy Jobe, Shane Deck, Daryne Deck, Corey Deck, Kelsey Deck, all of Roswell, Jamie Cole, Jessica Nooner Garrett Ott, Ashli Nooner and Kaleb Nooner, all of Oklahoma; five great-grandchildren, Brooke and Mathew Cole, Taylor and Maci Nooner, of McAlester, Okla., and Bella Jobe, of Roswell. Barbara owned and operated DT&H Enterprises, manufacturing wiring harness for aircrafts. She was a member of the Frist United Methodist Church. Barbara was a resident of Roswell for 40 years. She was a wonderful and loving mother and grandmother. She will be missed. Pallbearers will be Chris Deck, Shane Deck, Daryne Deck, Corey Deck, Jason Brown, Garrett Ott and Randy Jobe. Honorary pallbearers are Donald Tyler, Bill Bonham, Ken Primrose, Don McGuire and Don Yowell. Friends may pay their respects online at lagronefuneralchapels.com. Arrangements are under the personal directions of the professionals at LaGrone Funeral Chapel.

Jeff McClain

Services are pending for Jeff McClain, 56, of Roswell at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory. He passed away Monday, Feb. 18, 2013.

Joseph Purser

Joseph Purser, 92, of Roswell passed away on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. Per his request no services will be held. See OBITUARIES, Page A6

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OPINION

Richardson Express speeds along once again SANTA FE — What’s Bill Richardson doing these days? The answer is lots. And recently it is the sort of thing that gets you in the Washington Post and on weekend talk shows. Last month Richardson took another trip to North Korea. I’m not sure what the link is between New Mexico and North Korea. Richardson has taken several trips there. A top North Korean delegation was Richardson’s first visitors when he took office Jan. 1, 2003. The North Koreans arrived on the Jan. 6, as I remember. Former Gov. Dave Cargo was a good friend of the North Koreans, too. After his two, two-year terms, he says he made several private visits to North Korea. I’m not sure we ever knew exactly why but the first time Richardson was dispatched to Korea, Gov. Cargo offered to tag along and introduce him around. Maybe the North Koreans are interested in New Mexico because

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of our nuclear history. Richardson says when he asked them what sights he would like to see, they pointed toward Los Alamos. Maybe they were scouting out the entire area so that they could familiarize future spies. That reportedly is what the Russians have long done. Back in Richardson’s congressional days, he started traveling to rogue countries as a sort of special envoy with somewhat informal White House approval. This time, the White House did not approve. But Richardson countered that this time he was traveling as a private citizen.

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Richardson was heading a delegation composed mostly of top executives from Google. The North Koreans are very interested in high-tech communication devices. And Google is interested in selling them. Richardson also wanted to see what he could do about freeing an American who has been held for several months, He doesn’t seem to have accomplished anything on that count — probably because he was traveling as a private citizen and had nothing to bargain with. But Richardson came back with a message of hope that the new North Korean dictator is interested in moving along from nuclear and missile development to economic development. Richardson felt so confident about the message he received from government officials near the top that he came home and wrote an op-ed piece in the Washington Post. At just about the same time North Korea successfully fired a

missile it claimed was capable of reaching the United States. The poor timing made Richardson a hot commodity on talk shows beginning last Saturday. Richardson still thinks this would be a good time for top U.S. or U.N. officials to initiate some form of communication with the new dictator, himself. North Korea now has proved it can make a nuclear device and can fire a missile a long way. The next thing it needs to start developing economically is to get the many sanctions against itself lifted. It is possible for the United States to get along with communist countries. We don’t get along well with Cuba. China practically owns us. It can’t let anything bad happen to us that would make all those U.S. Treasury notes it owns worthless. Vietnam is proud of its good relations with our country despite the “American War” as it calls it. And that according to the people

in Vietnam we visited last fall is the total of communist countries left in the world. And what else has Bill Richardson been doing lately other than appearing in major newspapers and on national TV? He has an international relations firm of his own. He serves on volunteer boards of many other international relations agencies. He serves on boards of many profit-making firms pulling in lots of bucks and stock shares. And he is the featured speaker at many high-profile conferences and at many top universities. Richardson didn’t start out particularly fast as an ex-governor. His website was rather bare for a while. But once he got going, it has been the typical Richardson Express charging down the track again. (Write to Jay Miller at 3 La Tusa, Santa Fe, NM 87505; by fax at 984-0982; or by e-mail at insidethecapitol@hotmail.com)

Medical device tax merits repeal

For those of us who value individual liberty, bipartisanship can often call to mind the definition of democracy as “two wolves and a sheep voting over what to have for dinner.” Occasionally, however, agreement between the two major parties comes in reaction to an idea so bad that its odiousness transcends partisan ideologies. Such is the case with Obamacare’s medical device tax, which came into effect at the beginning of the year. Under the terms of the Affordable Care Act, a 2.3 percent excise tax is applied to the sales of medical devices, a category that covers everything from tongue depressors to heart valves to pacemakers. Over the course of 10 years, the tax is expected to generate nearly $30 billion in revenue for the federal government. As in all cases of taxation, however, the operative question is: at what cost? The answer is twofold: jobs and innovation. Even in its early days, the tax has already begun thinning the ranks of employees in the medical device industry. Boston Scientific, facing an estimated $75 million in increased taxes, has announced that it plans to hand pink slips this year to as many as 1,000 workers. Stryker, another medical technology firm, announced in November that it would lay off 1,170 employees as a result of the tax. According to the Advanced Medical Technology Association, the levy could end up costing as many as 43,000 American jobs. Then there’s the cost to innovation. It’s salient that the tax is applied to revenue and not to profits. Because bringing medical devices to market is often intensive in terms of both capital and time, it can take years for the products to become profitable. The firm Abiomed, for instance, took 30 years to turn a profit on its heart pumps. Had the device tax been in place the past fiscal year, the company would still be in the red. When profits shrink, investors flee. When investors flee, the net result is fewer medical innovations. When there are fewer medical innovations, human suffering is gratuitously expanded. Thankfully, bipartisan alliances have formed in both the House and the Senate to repeal this destructive measure. While we wish this consensus had been formed prior to the law’s passage, we’re happy to embrace the penitent lawmakers who voted for Obamacare but now want to see the tax eliminated. Passage is far from guaranteed. Even if sufficient support can be found in Congress, President Barack Obama has already made clear that he’s standing by the tax. Given the economic, medical and technological costs of this folly, the president ought to change his mind. If he doesn’t, however, members of Congress should pass repeal and dare him to veto it. If, at that point, the president’s obstinacy endures, we look forward to his explanation for why a tax that kills jobs, retards progress and imperils patients merits his loyalty. Guest Editorial The Orange County Register

DEAR DOCTOR K: I have terrible pain from sciatica. Will epidural injections help? DEAR READER: I wish I had a definite and non-controversial answer. But as with so many areas of medicine, not every study of that question comes up with the same answer. Some say “yes” and some say “no” — for the average patient in the study. Sciatica is a persistent aching or burning pain felt along the sciatic nerve. The two sciatic nerves are the longest nerves in the body. They run from the lower back down through the buttocks and into each of the lower legs. The pain of sciatica can be severe. It can go away on its own, but for many people, sciatica is a chronic condition that keeps coming back.

The double threats of Cruz and Rubio

Just as Lenin’s body remains on public display in Russia, because one never knows when he might be useful to rally the masses, so, too, does the ghost (but thankfully not the body) of the late Joseph McCarthy, RWis., remain a useful symbol for Democrats in Washington. Sens. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., are the latest to summon McCarthy’s ghost. After Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, asked defense secretary nominee Chuck Hagel whether he had been compensated by foreign interests hostile to the United States for speeches he made in which he seemed to favor their

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Sciatica occurs when the sciatic nerve is pinched, irritated or injured. Inflammation, arthritis or a displaced disk in the lower spine are often to blame. (I’ve put an illustration showing the common causes of sciatica on my website, AskDoctorK.com.) Doctors commonly treat sciatica with epidural injections into the spine. (The word “epidural”

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aspirations, Boxer said of Cruz’s tenacious questioning, “It was really reminiscent of a different time and place, when you said, ‘I have here in my pocket a speech you made on such and such a date,’ and of course nothing was in the pocket. It was reminiscent of some bad times.”

refers to a particular area in the spine.) The injections contain a steroid, which reduces inflammation. The injections can also contain a long-lasting painkiller. The different causes of sciatica may be one reason that studies come to different conclusions. If a person’s sciatica is caused by inflammation rather than by arthritis, it may be more successfully treated by steroids — since the main effect of steroids is to reduce inflammation. The best kind of study for any treatment procedure, like an injection of medicines, is a randomized trial that includes a sham procedure. In this kind of study, every person gets an injection but only some people, chosen at random, get an injection of the real medicine; the rest get just a

McCarthy said “hand,” not “pocket,” but why quibble? That Democrats over the years have filibustered and smeared some people nominated by Republican presidents as “out of the mainstream,” or “extremists” (remember Robert Bork?) does not register on the media hypocrisy meter, but hypocrisy is sometimes bipartisan, so let’s move on to a more important topic. Why do Democrats fear the double threats of Ted Cruz and Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.? A day after the State of the Union address, CNN ran a chyron that questioned whether Rubio’s reach for a bottle of water dur-

placebo injected or nothing injected (a sham procedure). One recent study found that there was only a short-term (onemonth) relief of symptoms for most patients who got any relief (and not all did). Another large recent study analyzed results from 23 previous studies comparing steroid injections to placebo (sham) injections. They found that for some people, an epidural injection gave good relief from leg pain (but not back pain) for several months. But for most people, the benefit was quite small. In addition, the pain relief did not last; after one year, there was no difference in pain between the sham and treatment groups. Given the severity of your sciatSee DR. K, Page A5

ing his pointed response to President Obama’s speech might have been a “career ender.” Democrats wish. After becoming the first Hispanic to win a Senate seat in Texas, Cruz told CBS News, “I think the values in the Hispanic community are fundamentally conservative, but you’ve got to have candidates that connect with that community in a real and genuine way and communicate that the values between the candidate and the community are one and the same.” This is what Cruz and Rubio

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Feb. 20, 1988 Roswell area poets are invited to participate in the New Mexico State Poetry Society’s annual contest. All entries must be postmarked no later than March 15. Entry fee is $1 per poem- Prizes will be offered in four categories — rhymed verse, free verse, humorous and light verse, and the Evelyn R. Elder Memorial a general poet’s choice category winners will be announced at the society’s annual award luncheon in May. Poems must be typed one to a page with the number and name of category in the right top corner of each page. Two copies of each poem must be sent one with the poets name and address on the reverse side.


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Funeral and burial benefits; plus, January ‘Taps’ Roswell Daily Record

Before listing this month’s “Taps,” this might be a good time to give a brief review of your veteran burial benefits. New Mexico has access to three veterans national cemeteries: Santa Fe, Fort Bayard and El Paso. Our main National Cemetery in Santa Fe is located at 501 N. Guadalupe St. Santa Fe, N.M., 87501; phone: 505-988-6400 or fax: 505-9886497. Also, contact your local funeral director for information on military burials. The Santa Fe National Cemetery Director, Mr. Cliff Shields, was previously the director at Fort Smith National Cemetery in Fort Smith, Ark., and acting director of the Fayetteville National Cemetery in Fayetteville, Ark. A veteran himself (Vietnam), he manages the hallowed resting place of more than 50,000 veterans and their significant others. Beside his duty as Cemetery Director, he travels throughout New Mexico working with all communities and the various community funeral directors, as well as working with the vari-

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ous military honor guard teams throughout the State. He is a remarkable asset to the VA’s National Cemetery program. Veterans and members of the Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard) are eligible for burial in National Cemeteries as follows: 1. Any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who dies on active duty; 2. Any Veteran who was discharged under conditions other than dishonorable. With certain exceptions, service beginning after Sept. 7, 1980, as an enlisted person, and service after Oct. 16, 1981, as an officer, must be for a minimum of 24 continuous months or the full period for which the person was called to active duty (as in the case of a Reservist called to active duty for a limited duration). Questionable eligibility is referred for adjudication to a VA Regional Office; 3. Any citizen of the United States who, during any war in which the United States has or

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may be engaged, served in the Armed Forces of any Government allied with the United States during that war, whose last active service was terminated honorably by death or otherwise, and who was a citizen of the United States at the time of entry into such service and at the time of death; 4. The spouse or surviving spouse of an eligible Veteran is eligible for interment in a national cemetery even if that Veteran is not buried or memorialized in a national cemetery. In addition, the spouse or surviving spouse of a member of the Armed Forces of the United States whose remains are unavailable for burial is also

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community. If you need to create a resume or update your current one, this could be the way to make it happen! Tips on how to be a great employee will also be presented. All classes will take place at the R&R facility, 3103 W. Alameda St. and be from 1-2 p.m. Our first six classes will be: • Building My Personal Resume: Feb. 22 • Using a Resume Tem-

ica pain, it might be worth trying an epidural injection. But bear in mind that this treatment may offer only a small and short-lasting benefit. In addition, you may have heard of the recent national outbreak of meningitis that was caused by epidural injections of steroids that were contaminated with fungus. This was a very unusual, but very serious, complication of the treatment.

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Some people might have had only brief or no pain relief. For them, the treatment was worse than the disease. Talk to your doctor about whether simpler treatments such as exercises, physical therapy, compresses, painkilling medicines, chiropractic manipulation, massage, yoga or acupuncture might be worth considering. (Dr. Komaroff is a physician and professor at Harvard Medical School. To send questions, go to AskDoctorK.com, or write: Ask Doctor K, 10 Shattuck St., Second Floor, Boston, MA 02115.)

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eligible for burial. Some dependents of eligible veterans may also be eligible for burial in a national cemetery. Certain members of Reserve Components and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, the National Guard, Commissioned Officer of the Regular or Reserve Corps of the Public Health Service, World War II Merchant Mariners and various other associated services can be found online at “VA-NCA-IS-1 Interments in VA National Cemeteries” or by contacting your local New Mexico Veterans Service Officer, Richard Moncrief, the federal building downtown, telephone: 624-6086, or visit 500 N. Richardson Ave., Room 255. Burial benefits for eligible veterans, spouses and dependents are at no cost to the family and includes the grave-site, grave liner, opening and closing of the grave, a headstone or marker, and perpetual care as part of a national shrine. Also included is a burial flag (with case for active-duty) and military funeral honors. Family

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are doing. They don’t use their heritage as a wedge to divide; rather they are using it as an avenue for communicating ideas to those who share that heritage — and to a wider audience — in ways that can improve everyone’s life. Cruz talks about “opportunity conservatism,” a phrase that contrasts with some Democrats’ apparent belief that the federal government should reign supreme. Cruz and Rubio are dangerous to statists because they speak of things that ignited the Reagan revolution, including the belief that the power to improve your life is in you, not in Washington. If those who have placed their faith and trust (and votes) in President Obama and the cult of big government awaken to the idea that only they have the power to change their circumstances, they won’t need politicians. Such an awakening will not bode well for Democrats whose political careers are often about bigger and more encroaching government and penalizing the successful with ever-higher taxes and burdensome government regulations. Democrats aren’t likely to sit still and

members and other loved ones of deceased veterans may request Presidential Memorial Certificates. Eligible veterans and active duty service members are eligible for an inscribed headstone or marker for their grade at any Cemeterynational, state veterans’, or private.

January “Taps”: Joe P. Moreno, Jr., US Army Artillery, Vietnam War; John D. Robinson, United States Army Air Corps, World War II, Sergeant/E-5; Marshall E. Miller, Army, World War II, Private First Class/E-3, Purple Heart; Robert L. Brewington, Army Air Corps, World War II, Tech Sergeant/E-7; Robert A. Nurmi, Army, Korean War, Specialist 4/E4; Robert J. Ratigan, Army, World War II, Private First Class/E-3; Robert J. Ruzek, Marine Corps, Vietnam War, Lance Corporal /E3; Tomas Steinback, Army, Korean War, Tech Private First Class/E-3. God bless.

allow Cruz and Rubio’s ideas to reach not only Hispanics, but the rest of America. Their ideas are more powerful than the weapons used by Democrats in their race and class warfare where people are seen not as individuals, but as voting blocs. That is why much of the media seems to focus on trivialities, rather than on what Rubio and Cruz are saying.

Some conservatives like to summon the ghost of Franklin Roosevelt whose programs could be said to have sparked the modern entitlement mentality. For liberals, it’s McCarthy. Both should be returned to the history books and removed from contemporary political debate. With McCarthy, it probably won’t happen because Cruz and Rubio threaten to damage the Democrats’ base, and they can’t have that. For some Democrats it’s more about political power and reliance on dysfunctional government, than about ideas that work. (Write to Cal Thomas at: Tribune Media Services, 2225 Kenmore Ave., Suite 114, Buffalo, N.Y. 14207. Readers may also email Cal Thomas at tmseditors@tribune.com.) © 2013 Tribune Media Services, Inc.


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Lydia Pauline Baca

Lydia Pauline Baca loved her family and will be cherished in our hearts forever. Lydia went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. L ydia was born Aug. 3, 1945, in Roswell. She married her loving husband of 46 years, Jake Baca, who survives her at the family home in Roswell. Lydia and Jake have three children,

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tioned that the bill still has a long jour ney ahead in the Legislature. Once the budget clears the House, as expected, it goes to the Senate for consideration. The two chambers must agree on the same budget provisions before the bill heads to the governor. The House committee left $19 million available for budget increases by the Senate and to offset possible tax cuts sought by the governor and legislators. “I’ve always said my priorities are education reform and tax reform,” Martinez told reporters. “If we’re able to do that, we can certainly start looking at the 1 percent for the state employees.” Martinez did not propose pay raises for educators or gover nment workers in her budget recommendations. Because of tight finances and a weak state economy, the Democratic-controlled Legislature hasn’t

eight grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. Surviving her are her daughter Tina Hedalgo and husband Greg, and their children Gregory and Julian from San Antonio, Texas; sons, Jake Jr. Baca and wife Niomi and their children David, Junior and Shanell, from Albuquerque, Eliseo Ray Baca and wife Wendy K. and their children Isaac, Aalyea and Elijah, from Chama. She is also survived by her brothers, Freddy, T rini and Arthur and her sisters, Linda, Lena and Cora. A viewing will be held from noon to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, with a rosary to follow at Ballard Chapel. A celebration of life for L ydia is scheduled for 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. This will be a celebration of a great woman. Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at ballardfuneralhome.com. approved money for across-the-board pay raises for public employees since 2008. Public schools and higher education account for nearly three-fifths of the proposed budget. The budget allocates almost $2.6 billion for school operations, the Public Education Department and other educational programs. That’s an increase of 4.6 percent or $112 million over current spending. The state’s network of colleges and universities would receive $786 million, a 3.8 percent increase. About $932 million — a 3 percent increase — is for Medicaid, which provides health care for the poor and uninsured children. The measure provides an increase of more than $22 million for early childhood programs, including child care assistance, prekindergarten, early literacy, and extending the school year for students in kindergarten through third grade in schools serving highpoverty areas.

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line is and what the repercussions would be.” Henry, now president of the security firm CrowdStrike, said that rather than tell companies to increase their cybersecurity the government needs to focus more on how to deter the hackers and the nations that are backing them.

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immediately. “When money moves, the economy improves,” he said.

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American Federation of State, County and Municipal Workers. Committee chairwoman Mary Helen Garcia, a Las Cruces Democrat, was the only Democrat to join Republicans in voting against the measure. She said she opposed placing the minimum wage provision in the state Constitution. Lobbyists for several business groups said the constitution is difficult to change and wage rate

James Lewis, a cybersecurity expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, said that in the past year the White House has been taking a serious look at responding to China, adding that “this will be the year they will put more pressure on, even while realizing it will be hard for the Chinese to change. There’s not an onoff switch.” The Chinese government, meanwhile, has denied involvement in the

cyber-attacks tracked by Mandiant. Instead, the Foreign Ministry said that China, too, is a victim of hacking, some of it traced to the U.S. Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei cited a report by an agency under the Ministry of Information Technology and Industry that said in 2012 alone that foreign hackers used viruses and other malicious software to seize control of 1,400 computers in China and 38,000 websites.

“Among the above attacks, those from the U.S. numbered the most,” Hong said at a daily media briefing, lodging the most specific allegations the Chinese government has made about foreign hacking. Cybersecurity experts say U.S. authorities do not conduct similar attacks or steal data from Chinese companies, but acknowledge that intelligence agencies routinely spy on other countries.

28-year -old Sertuche threw clothes from his truck. Later, he damaged a fence along Midway. He abandoned his vehicle and fled on foot. “He was apprehended about two blocks from Dollar General at his girlfriend’s parents’ house.

They found him hiding in a camper trailer,” said Snyder. “He was arrested on charges of evading a peace officer.” Snyder said the outstanding warrants included three failure to appear and three failure to pay fines.

The Roswell Police Department spokeswoman Sabrina Morales said that Sertuche had a long list of arrests dating back to 2001 — from driving under the influence, driving on a suspended license and possession of drugs.

Committee member Sen. Jacob Candelaria, DAlbuquerque, voted in favor of the bill, but also expressed concerns as to how the state could enforce the raise, as some businesses in Albuquerque reportedly refuse

to honor the city’s voterapproved minimum wage increase. Committee member Sen. Gay Ker nan, RHobbs, voted against the bill. She has said before that she would oppose an increase, believing it

indexing shouldn’t be included in case it needs to be revamped in the future because of economic problems. A state law can be revised with approval of the Legislature and governor, but constitutional amendments go on the ballot only during statewide general elections.

increases to avoid an almost certain veto by the governor. Still pending in the Legislature is a separate bill sponsored by Democratic lawmakers to raise the state’s hourly minimum wage to $8.50, which would provide an annual salary of $17,680 for a full-time job. That measure will need the approval of the Legislature — and the signature of the governor — to become law. Only three states — Washington, Oregon and Ver mont — have higher minimum wages and each of those adjust their rates for inflation. Washington

Unlike a bill, a proposed constitutional amendment doesn’t require the signature of Republican Gov. Susana Martinez, and Rep. Monica Youngblood, RAlbuquerque, said Democrats were using that approach for the proposed automatic minimum wage

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know what must be done. Carefully consider your options. Tonight: Out late. CANCER (June 21-July 22)  Know when to say that you have had enough. Your sense of humor will come out as you begin to understand what motivates others. Detachment gives you a unique perspective that allows you to see a situation differently. Tonight: Have a ball with friends and loved ones. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)  You might want to be more mindful of your spending, needs and assets. Once you are, you will make better choices. Your ability to understand vagueness can help you in your dealings,

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Coyotes triumph at Ground Zero Section

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Roswell Goddard LAWRENCE FOSTER RECORD ASST. SPORTS EDITOR

Getting into foul trouble early and having to sit for an extended period of time can ruin an entire game for a player. That wasn’t the case for Roswell’s Anthony Olguin, however. Roswell’s senior post had to sit for part of the first quarter and the

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entire second quarter after picking up two quick fouls, but he spearheaded the decisive run for the Coyotes in the third and fourth quarters as Roswell came away with a 77-72 win over Goddard in a District 4-4A showdown at Ground Zero Gymnasium on Tuesday. With Olguin in the first quarter, Roswell (21-2, 3-0 district) built a 16-6 lead, but, after he was forced

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BOYS BASKETBALL Dexter 73, NMMI 40 Gateway Chr. at Hondo Valley, n/a Roswell 77, Goddard 72

Roswell’s Cesar Nava (33) shoots a 15-foot jumper over Goddard’s David Sweet during the Coyotes’ win over the Rockets at Ground Zero Gymnasium on Tuesday. Roswell won 77-72.

Hagerman 94, Mescalero Apache 54

GIRLS BASKETBALL Hondo Valley 52, Gateway Chr. 23 Roswell 55, Goddard 52 Mescalero Apache 65, Hagerman 63, OT

NATIONAL BRIEFS INDIANA BEATS MICHIGAN STATE

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Victor Oladipo shook off a sprained left ankle with a spectacular performance to lift topranked Indiana to a 72-68 win over No. 4 Michigan State on Tuesday night. Oladipo’s go-ahead putback, dunk and free throws in the final minute gave him 19 points to go along with nine rebounds, five steals and a block. Not bad for a guy who didn’t play after halftime of his previous game, just three days earlier, because of the injury. Hoosiers coach Tom Crean insisted that the junior shooting guard “wasn’t even close” to 100-percent healthy. “There’s no doubt his foot hurt,” Crean said. “That mind was right, and that was the biggest thing.” Indiana (24-3, 12-2 Big Ten) broke a first-place tie in the conference — with four games left in the regular season — and moved a step closer toward earning top seeding next month in the NCAA tournament. “It was a huge win for us,” Oladipo said. “We’ve come a long way.” The Hoosiers had lost 17 straight — since 1991 — on the road against the Spartans. “Most of those guys weren’t alive,” Crean said. “It didn’t affect them.” Michigan State (22-5, 113) blew opportunities at the line. Trailing by three with 3.7 seconds left, Harris was fouled on a 3-point attempt. He missed the first one — setting off sighs in the soldout arena — and after making the second, he deliberately missed the third. Indiana got the rebound — Oladipo grabbed it, of course — and he hit two free throws to seal the win. “We were right there,” Gary Harris said somberly. “And, we could’ve won.” Keith Appling had missed the front end of a one and one with a little more than a minute left. “I’d say I was more upset than surprised,” he said. Cody Zeller had 17 points — nearly doubling what he had in the previous matchup against Michigan State — while Jordan Hulls and Christian Watford scored 12 each for the Hoosiers. Oladipo and Zeller went over the 1,000-point mark of their careers in the game, joining Hulls and Watford in the club, to give the storied program four players with that many points on the same team for the first time. “They’ve got a lot of weapons,” Izzo said. “They’ve got a lot of experience.” Harris, Indiana’s Mr. Basketball last year, missed a layup in a crowded lane with 16 seconds left and finished with 19 points. Adreian Payne scored 17 and the rest of their teammates struggled offensively. Appling, Michigan State’s leading scorer, was held to six points on 1-of-8 shooting.

Goddard guard Josh Wagner, left, looks for a teammate as Roswell’s Anthony Olguin defends during their game on Tuesday.

to the bench, the Rockets battled back and trailed 36-33 at the half. It was still a close game after David Sweet cut the Roswell lead to two with 3:23 left in the third when he converted an old-fashioned three-point play, but Roswell took control of the game over the next 5 1⁄2 minutes. Alex Olesinski split a pair from the charity stripe to push the lead to three and, less than a minute

later, Matthew Sedillo nailed a triple to make it 48-42. That is when Olguin went on a tear. Roswell forced a turnover after the Sedillo trey and, on the other end, Olguin made a pair of free throws to push the lead to eight. Goddard stemmed the tide momentarily with a Cody French 3, See TRIUMPH, Page B6

Coyotes win regular-season district title ROSWELL 55, GODDARD 52

LAWRENCE FOSTER RECORD ASST. SPORTS EDITOR

Think of a situation at work and the first time you had to deal with it. Whether it be dealing with an angry customer or fixing a problem within a computer network, if you haven’t had to deal with that issue before, you will most likely make some mistakes. Those mistakes are how you learn, though, and the more you deal with situations, the more you learn how to handle them. The same is true for high school basketball. The Roswell Lady Coyotes (18-7, 3-0 district) were a 3 away from a state title last year and have been to the state semifinals nine times in the past 10 years. The Coyotes have had plenty of opportunities to deal with pressure situations in big games. Goddard, on the other hand, has not played past the District 4-4A tournament in four years under coach Greg Torres and just won its first district game in those four

years last week against Artesia. Roswell’s experience and Goddard’s lack of big-game experience was the key in a 55-52 Coyote win on Tuesday at Ground Zero Gymnasium. The Rockets led 43-35 entering the final quarter, but Roswell scored five quick points — a triple from Priscilla Lucero and a deuce from Gali Sanchez — to cut the lead to three less than 40 seconds into the quarter. Goddard pushed the lead back to five 1:16 later with a pair of freebies from Alex Zumbrun and, two possessions later, Abbie Blach made a jumper to make it 47-40 with 4:50 left. After Roswell’s Myla Brown split a pair of free throws, Blach made a pull-up jumper to grow the Rocket lead to eight. The Coyotes didn’t get rattled, though, and Kristian Rodriguez and T if fanie Bolanos made back-to-back triples to cut the lead to 4947.

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Roswell guard Tiffanie Bolanos, left, penetrates around Goddard’s Alex Zumbrun during the Coyotes’ win on Tuesday. Bolanos and the Coyotes rallied from 10 down to win and secure the regular-season District 4-4A title.

Pistorius charged in killing Local Briefs See WIN, Page B6

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Oscar Pistorius stands during his bail hearing in Pretoria, South Africa, on Tuesday. His father, Henke, left, looks on.

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius wept Tuesday as his defense lawyer read the athlete’s account of how he shot his girlfriend to death on Valentine’s Day, claiming he had mistaken her for an intruder. Prosecutors, however, told a packed courtroom that the double-amputee known as the Blade Runner intentionally and mercilessly shot and killed 29year-old Reeva Steenkamp as she cowered inside a locked bathroom. Pistorius told the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court at a bail hearing he felt vulnerable in the presence of an intruder inside the bathroom because he did not have his prosthetic legs on, and fired into the bathroom door. The Valentine’s Day shooting in Pistorius’ home in Pretoria shocked South Africans and many around the world who idolized him for overcoming adversity to See PISTORIUS, Page B2

DHS secures top seed

The Dexter boys basketball team wrapped up the regular-season District 52A title, the No. 1 seed in the district tour nament and an automatic berth into the state tournament on Tuesday with a 73-40 drubbing of NMMI at the Cahoon Armory. The win was the 17th straight by Dexter and pushed the Demons’ overall record to 22-3 and their district record to a perfect 5-0. The Demons led by just four, 33-29, at the break, but broke the game open by winning the third quarter 19-9. Dexter then won the fourth 21-10 to seal the win. Kevin Bonner led the Demons with 17 points. Missael Barrientos poured in 12, and Kevin Paez and David Lopez each added 11. For NMMI (16-8, 3-2), Jemel Kaba led the way

with 15 points, while Blade Allen added 11.

Hagerman 94, Mescalero Apache 54 HAGERMAN — The Bobcats scored at least 21 points in each of the first three quarters, including 31 in the first and third, and cruised to a win over the visiting Chiefs on Tuesday. Hagerman ran out to a 31-13 lead after one, then won the second 21-18, the third 31-10 and the fourth 11-3. The Bobcats moved to within a win of the outright District 7-1A regular-season title, upping their record to 19-6 overall and 5-0 in district play. Jessie Rodriguez paced Hager man with a gamehigh 27 points. Bryan Barela poured in 23, and See BRIEFS, Page B6


B2 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Pistorius Continued from Page B1

become a sports champion, competing in the London Olympics last year in track besides being a Paralympian. Steenkamp was a model and law graduate who made her debut on a South African reality TV program that was broadcast on Saturday, two days after her death. In a major point of contention emerged even during Tuesday bail hearing, prosecutor Gerrie Nel said Pistorius took the time to put on his prostheses, walked seven meters (yards) from the bed to the enclosed toilet inside his bathroom and only then opened fire. Three of the bullets hit Steenkamp of the four that were fired into the door, Nel said. Pistorius said in his swor n statement that after opening fire, he realized that Steenkamp was not in his bed. “It filled me with horror and fear,” Pistorius said. The 26-yearold Olympian said he put on his prosthetic legs and tried to kick down the door before finally bashing it in with a cricket bat.

Prep basketball

Tuesday’s Scores By The Associated Press Boys Basketball Albuquerque Academy 55, Del Norte 37 Bosque School 49, East Mountain 27 Cibola 61, Rio Rancho 46 Clovis 68, Carlsbad 53 Des Moines 81, Wagon Mound 67 Dexter 73, NMMI 40 Dora 60, Tatum 49 Eldorado 89, La Cueva 79 Graceway Christian 62, NMSD 43 Grants 78, Valencia 63 Hagerman 94, Mescalero Apache 54 Las Cruces 65, Gadsden 35 Mayfield 54, Alamogordo 45 Melrose 71, Elida 52 Menaul 56, Mountainair 20 Portales 83, Lovington 68 Roswell 77, Goddard 72 Sandia 46, Manzano 36 Santa Teresa 56, Centennial 31 Socorro 84, Hot Springs 53 St. Pius 44, Moriarty 36 Tohajilee 84, Magdalena 69 Tularosa 38, Mesilla Valley Christian 34 Volcano Vista 77, Cleveland 75, OT Girls Basketball Cloudcroft 60, Capitan 39 Clovis 67, Carlsbad 10 Corona 70, Vaughn 13 Cuba 57, Mesa Vista 53 Del Norte 23, Albuquerque Academy 21 Deming 62, Chaparral 36 Highland 52, Atrisco Heritage 46 Hondo Valley 52, Gateway Christian 23 Kirtland Central 35, Piedra Vista 32 Las Cruces 58, Gadsden 33 Los Lunas 66, Miyamura 53 Mayfield 53, Alamogordo 44 Melrose 55, Elida 40 Mescalero Apache 65, Hagerman 63, OT Mora 54, Penasco 21 NMSD 22, Graceway Christian 20 Portales 37, Lovington 33, OT Rehoboth 47, Crownpoint 44 Roswell 55, Goddard 52 Santa Fe 72, Bernalillo 35 Santa Teresa 43, Centennial 28 St. Pius 56, Moriarty 19 Tatum 47, Dora 25 Volcano Vista 56, Cleveland 44 Zuni 63, Navajo Prep 61

College basketball

Bowers, Missouri rally, upend No. 5 Florida 63-60

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Laurence Bowers had 17 points plus 10 rebounds and Missouri erased a 13-point deficit midway through the second half to rally past No. 5 Florida 63-60 on Tuesday night. Phil Pressey added 10 assists, seven points, six rebounds and three steals for Missouri (19-7, 8-5 SEC). The Tigers didn’t have Bowers a month ago in a 31-point blowout loss at Florida. Mike Rosario had 14 points for Florida (21-4, 11-2) but missed a 3-point try at the buzzer. The Gators had won 13 of 14 and led 49-36 with 10:51 left, then hurt them-

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Inside, he said he found Steenkamp, slumped over. He said he lifted her bloodied body into his arms and tried to carry her downstairs to seek medical help. But by then, it was too late. “She died in my arms,” the athlete said. Nel charged Pistorius with premeditated murder and said the athlete opened fire after the couple engaged in a shouting match and she fled to the bathroom. “She couldn’t go anywhere. You can run nowhere,” Nel said. “It must have been horrific.” A conviction of premeditated murder carries a mandatory sentence of life in jail. Chief Magistrate Desmond Nair ruled that Pistorius must face the harshest bail requirements available in South African law. That means Pistorius’ lawyers must offer “exceptional” reasons for the athlete to be free before trial, besides simply giving up his two South African passports and posting a cash bond. Pistorius sobbed softly as his lawyer, Barry Roux, insisted the shooting was an accident and that there was no evidence to substantiate a murder charge.

selves at the foul line. Florida missed five straight free throws in the second half, three times on the front end of one-and-ones. The slump ended when Rosario hit the second of two with 5:10 to go for a 54-50 lead. The Gators made six of 12 foul shots overall. Missouri was 12 of 15. The Tigers improved to 15-0 at home this season. They are 30-1 the last two seasons under coach Frank Haith. Florida trailed by a point when Kenny Boynton missed a 3 with about eight seconds to go. Missouri’s Keion Bell came up with the ball after it was tipped around and made two free throws with 3.1 seconds left. Bowers’ jumper from the key put Missouri up for good at 61-60 with 1:15 to go. Pressey’s three-point play with 2:51 to go gave Missouri its first lead at 59-57. Scottie Wilkekin’s 3 put Florida back up with about 1 1⁄2 minutes to go. Pressey, whose ill-advised decisions have cost Missouri dearly on the road, didn’t take a shot in the first half while getting two assists and three turnovers. He made his first shot from the wing with just over 14 minutes to go. Pressey is just 1 for 23 on 3-pointers on the road in conference play, 10 for 26 at home. Two dazzling assists by Pressey, the second wrapping around a defender to set up Bowers’ dunk, capped a 12-0 run that cut Florida’s lead to 49-48 with 8:02 to go. Florida, averaging an SEC-leading 10 3pointers in conference play, was 4 for 6 the first 7 1⁄2 minutes while grabbing an 18-6 lead. The Gators made just one of their last 11 3-point attempts of the half, going scoreless the final 4:39 while Missouri ended with an 8-0 run to cut the deficit to 29-26.

NBA

National Basketball Association At A Glance By The Associated Press All Times Mountain EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Pct New York . . . . . . . . . .32 18 .640 Brooklyn . . . . . . . . . . .32 22 .593 Boston . . . . . . . . . . . .28 25 .528 Philadelphia . . . . . . . .22 29 .431 Toronto . . . . . . . . . . . .22 32 .407 Southeast Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Pct Miami . . . . . . . . . . . . .36 14 .720 Atlanta . . . . . . . . . . . .29 22 .569 Washington . . . . . . . .15 37 .288 Orlando . . . . . . . . . . .15 38 .283 Charlotte . . . . . . . . . .13 40 .245 Central Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Pct Indiana . . . . . . . . . . . .32 21 .604 Chicago . . . . . . . . . . .31 22 .585 Milwaukee . . . . . . . . .26 26 .500 Detroit . . . . . . . . . . . .21 34 .382 Cleveland . . . . . . . . . .16 37 .302

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ESPN2 — Providence at Syracuse 7 p.m. ESPN2 — Kansas at Oklahoma St. 9 p.m. ESPN2 — Washington at Arizona NBA BASKETBALL 6 p.m. ESPN — New Orleans at Cleveland 8:30 p.m. ESPN — Boston at L.A. Lakers NHL HOCKEY 5:30 p.m. NBCSN — Philadelphia at Pittsburgh 8 p.m. NBCSN — St. Louis at Colorado SOCCER 12:30 p.m. FSN — UEFA Champions League, Schalke at Galatasaray 6 p.m. FSN — UEFA Champions League, Barcelona at AC Milan (same-day tape)

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“We submit it is not even murder,” he said. “There is no concession this is a murder.” Pistorius’ emotional outbursts again played a part in how the hearing progessed, as it did during an initial hearing Friday. At one point, Nair stopped the hearing after Pistorius wept as Roux read a portion of the athlete’s statement describing how Steenkamp bought him a Valentine’s Day present, but wouldn’t let him open it the night before. “Maintain your composure,” the magistrate said. “You need to apply your mind here.” Pistorius’ voice quivered when he answered: “Yes, my lordship.” Affidavits from friends of Pistorius and Steenkamp described the two as a charming, happy couple. The night before the killing, they said, Pistorius and Steenkamp had canceled separate plans in order to spend the night before Valentine’s Day together at his home, in a gated neighborhood. Outside the court, several dozen singing women protested against domestic violence and waved placards urging that Pistorius be refused bail. “Pistorius must rot in jail,” one placard

Roswell Daily Record said. As details emerged at the dramatic court hearing in the capital, Steenkamp’s body was being cremated Tuesday at a memorial service in the south-coast port city of Port Elizabeth. Six pallbearers carried her coffin, draped with a white cloth and covered in white flowers, into the church for the private service. South Africa has some of the world’s worst rates of violence against females and the highest rate in the world of women killed by an intimate partner, according to a study by the Medical Research Council. Professor Rachel Jewkes of the council said at least three women are killed by a partner every day in this country of 50 million. Steenkamp campaigned actively against domestic violence and had tweeted on Twitter that she planned to join a “Black Friday” protest by wearing black in honor of a 17-year -old girl who was gang-raped and mutilated two weeks ago. What “she stood for, and the abuse against women, unfortunately it’s gone right around and I think the Lord knows that statement is more powerful now,” her

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Memphis . . . . . . . . . .34 Houston . . . . . . . . . . .29 Dallas . . . . . . . . . . . . .23 New Orleans . . . . . . .19 Northwest Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W Oklahoma City . . . . . .39 Denver . . . . . . . . . . . .34 Utah . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31 Portland . . . . . . . . . . .25 Minnesota . . . . . . . . .19 Pacific Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L.A. Clippers . . . . . . .39 Golden State . . . . . . .30 L.A. Lakers . . . . . . . .25 Sacramento . . . . . . . .19 Phoenix . . . . . . . . . . .18

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Monday’s Games No games scheduled Tuesday’s Games Charlotte 105, Orlando 92 Toronto 96, Washington 88 Brooklyn 113, Milwaukee 111, OT Memphis 105, Detroit 91 Chicago 96, New Orleans 87 Denver 97, Boston 90 Utah 115, Golden State 101 Phoenix 102, Portland 98 San Antonio 108, Sacramento 102 Wednesday’s Games Detroit at Charlotte, 5 p.m. Memphis at Toronto, 5 p.m. New York at Indiana, 5 p.m. Oklahoma City at Houston, 6 p.m. Philadelphia at Minnesota, 6 p.m. Brooklyn at Milwaukee, 6 p.m. Miami at Atlanta, 6 p.m. New Orleans at Cleveland, 6 p.m. Orlando at Dallas, 6:30 p.m. Phoenix at Golden State, 8:30 p.m. Boston at L.A. Lakers, 8:30 p.m. Thursday’s Games Miami at Chicago, 6 p.m. San Antonio at L.A. Clippers, 8:30 p.m.

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Ravens, Flacco’s agent to meet in Indy

The Baltimore Ravens and Joe Flacco’s agent plan to meet this weekend in their first attempt to reach a new contract for the Super Bowl MVP. Joe Linta will be in Indianapolis at the NFL’s scouting combine for the first negotiations since August. After the team and Flacco couldn’t agree on an extension or a new deal last summer, Flacco played out the final year of his rookie contract — and struck it big. He led the Ravens to the AFC North title, then to playoff victories over Indianapolis, Denver and New England before beating San Francisco in the Super Bowl. Flacco had 11 touchdown passes and no interceptions in the postseason. Flacco made less than $6.76 million in 2012, and even if the Ravens franchise him, he would at least double that salary for next season. The going rate for a non-exclusive franchise quarterback is $14.6 million for one season. Other teams could make an offer to Flacco under that tag, with the Ravens having the right to match it — or let him go and receive two first-round draft picks in return. Should the Ravens put the exclusive franchise tag on Flacco, they would owe him $20.46 million for 2013 and he could not negotiate with other teams. But he’d only get a one-year deal. The highest-paid QBs in the NFL are Drew Brees of New Orleans at an average of $20 million a year, and Peyton Manning of Denver at $18 million. Linta points out that Flacco has as many NFL championships as each of them, and he is 28. “The onus is on them to make a move after this week,” Linta said during Super Bowl week. “I would guess they want to keep him. He’s 28, in the prime of his football life, has never missed a game. His resume on the table is outstanding and his future is even brighter.” The only other quarterback on Baltimore’s roster is inexperienced Tyrod

Taylor. Before the Super Bowl, owner Steve Bisciotti expressed confidence that Flacco would be the Ravens’ quarterback of the future. “We’ve never lost a great, great franchise player from the beginning,” Bisciotti said. “I’m just very comfortable that it will get done.” Flacco was a first-round draft pick in 2008 out of Delaware. He’s the only quarterback to win a playoff game in each of his first five seasons. He passed Eli Manning for most road victories in the postseason when Baltimore won the AFC championship at New England. In a league where passing records are set nearly every year and a franchise quarterback has become essential to winning a championship, it’s rare for someone to even reach the verge of free agency. And Flacco said himself after the Super Bowl victory that he expected to be back in Baltimore. “I’m pretty optimistic, but who knows?” he said. “This is a great organization, I love being here, great city. So I don’t anticipate any problems.”

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National Hockey League At A Glance By The Associated Press All Times Mountain EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division . . . . . . . . . . . .GP W L OT Pts New Jersey . . .16 9 3 4 22 Pittsburgh . . . .16 11 5 0 22 N.Y. Rangers .15 8 6 1 17 Philadelphia . .17 7 9 1 15 N.Y. Islanders .16 6 9 1 13 Northeast Division . . . . . . . . . . . .GP W L OT Pts Montreal . . . . .16 11 4 1 23 Boston . . . . . . .13 9 2 2 20 Ottawa . . . . . .17 9 6 2 20 Toronto . . . . . .17 10 7 0 20 Buffalo . . . . . . .17 6 10 1 13 Southeast Division . . . . . . . . . . . .GP W L OT Pts Carolina . . . . .14 8 5 1 17 Tampa Bay . . .15 8 6 1 17 Winnipeg . . . . .15 6 8 1 13 Florida . . . . . . .15 4 7 4 12 Washington . . .15 5 9 1 11

WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division . . . . . . . . . . . .GP W L OT Pts Chicago . . . . . .16 13 0 3 29 Nashville . . . . .17 8 4 5 21 St. Louis . . . . .16 9 6 1 19 Detroit . . . . . . .16 7 6 3 17 Columbus . . . .16 4 10 2 10 Northwest Division . . . . . . . . . . . .GP W L OT Pts Vancouver . . . .15 8 3 4 20 Minnesota . . . .15 7 6 2 16 Edmonton . . . .15 6 6 3 15 Calgary . . . . . .14 5 6 3 13 Colorado . . . . .14 6 7 1 13 Pacific Division . . . . . . . . . . . .GP W L OT Pts Anaheim . . . . .15 12 2 1 25 San Jose . . . . .15 8 4 3 19 Phoenix . . . . . .16 8 6 2 18 Dallas . . . . . . .16 8 7 1 17 Los Angeles . .14 6 6 2 14

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uncle Mike Steenkamp, the family’s spokesman, said after her memorial. He said the family had planned a big get-together at Christmas but that had not been possible. “But we are here today as a family and the only one who’s missing is Reeva,” he said, breaking down and weeping. Pistorius has lost several valuable sponsorships estimated to be worth more than $1 million a year. On Tuesday, the athlete was ousted from a pro-gay campaign being launched in Cape Town, organizers said. In a video axed from the campaign, Pistorius says: “You don’t have to worry. You don’t have to change. Take a deep breath and remember, ‘It will get better.”’ And Clarins Group, which owns Thierry Mugler Perfumes, said in an email that “out of respect and compassion for the families involved in this tragedy, Thierry Mugler Perfumes have taken the decision to withdraw all of their advertising campaigns featuring Oscar Pistorius.”

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

Monday’s Games Ottawa 2, New Jersey 1, SO Philadelphia 7, N.Y. Islanders 0 Colorado 6, Nashville 5 Montreal 3, Carolina 0 Toronto 3, Florida 0 Phoenix 4, Calgary 0 Anaheim 3, Columbus 2 Tuesday’s Games Chicago 4, Vancouver 3, SO Winnipeg 2, Buffalo 1 Montreal 3, N.Y. Rangers 1 Ottawa 3, N.Y. Islanders 1 Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 2 San Jose 2, St. Louis 1 Nashville 4, Detroit 3, OT Los Angeles 3, Edmonton 1 Wednesday’s Games Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 5:30 p.m. St. Louis at Colorado, 8 p.m. Los Angeles at Calgary, 8 p.m. Thursday’s Games Buffalo at Toronto, 5 p.m. Florida at Philadelphia, 5 p.m. New Jersey at Washington, 5 p.m. Winnipeg at Carolina, 5 p.m. N.Y. Islanders at Montreal, 5:30 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Ottawa, 5:30 p.m. Boston at Tampa Bay, 5:30 p.m. Columbus at Detroit, 5:30 p.m. Vancouver at Dallas, 6:30 p.m. Minnesota at Edmonton, 7:30 p.m.

Transactions

Tuesday’s Sports Transactions By The Associated Press BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Promoted Brady Anderson to vice president of baseball operations, Ned Rice director of major league administration, Mike Snyder assistant director of player personnel and Bill Wilkes manager of baseball operations. SEATTLE MARINERS—Agreed to terms with RHP Carter Capps, RHP Brandon Maurer, INF Alex Liddi and OF Michael Saunders on one-year contracts. TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Named Paul Quantrill as a consultant to the organization. National League PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Exercised the 2014 club option for manager Clint Hurdle and have added a club option for 2015. BASKETBALL Women’s National Basketball Association ATLANTA DREAM—Acquired G Jasmine Thomas and a 2013 second-round draft pick from Washington for its 2013 first- and second-round draft picks. FOOTBALL National Football League NFL—Named Alberto Riveron senior direc-

tor of officiating. Fined Calgary D Mark Giordano $10,000 for tripping Dallas F Antoine Roussel in a game on Feb. 17. BUFFALO BILLS—Re-signed OL Colin Brown. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Released TE Kevin Boss and WR Steve Breaston. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Signed DL Jason Vega. NEW ORLEANS SAINTS—Released TE David Thomas and CB Johnny Patrick. NEW YORK JETS—Released LB Bart Scott, LB Calvin Pace, S Eric Smith, OL Jason Smith, and TE Josh Baker. Canadian Football League MONTREAL ALOUETTES—Named Dan Hawkins coach. WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS—Signed S Cauchy Muamba. HOCKEY National Hockey League NHL—Fined Minnesota F Devin Setoguchi $8,108.11 for high-sticking Detroit D Kyle Quincey in a Feb. 17 game at Minnesota. ANAHEIM DUCKS—Assigned D Nate Guenin and D Hampus Lindholm to Norfolk (AHL). Reassigned G Jeff Deslauriers to Fort Wayne (ECHL). BOSTON BRUINS—Called up F Lane MacDermid from Providence (AHL). NASHVILLE PREDATORS—Acquired D Scott Ford from St. Louis for F Jani Lajunen and assigned Ford to Milwaukee. SOCCER Major League Soccer FC DALLAS—Acquired Houston MF JeVaughn Watson for a 2015 second-round SuperDraft pick. Signed F Michel. PORTLAND TIMBERS—Signed D Mikael Silvestre. SEATTLE SOUNDERS FC—Acquired MF Shalrie Joseph, the No. 3 Allocation ranking, a 2014 second-round SuperDraft pick and a 2015 second-round SuperDraft pick from Chivas USA for Seattle’s No. 15 Allocation ranking. VANCOUVER WHITECAPS—Announced the addition of D Johnny Leveron to the roster. COLLEGE CINCINNATI—Named Vince Surianoas director of high school and player relations for football. FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON—Promoted Ray Skjold to part-time assistant baseball coach. Named Ryan Kresky volunteer assistant baseball coach. NEW MEXICO—Named Apollo Wright running backs coach. RUTGERS—Named Ron Prince offensive coordinator and Dave Cohen defensive coordinator. STANFORD—Named Kurt Svoboda senior assistant athletics director of media relations and communications. THIEL—Named Chris Limle men’s soccer coach.

Lions Hondo Little League Will be holding BASEBALL and SOFTBALL sign-ups for the 2013 season on Saturday, Feb. 23, at The Hall, 1211 W. 1st St. from 10am-2pm. Softball is new to LHLL and will be run by the LHLL Board of Directors. Please call Pam Boyd at 575-317-2364 with any questions.


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DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend, “Doug” (24), and I (22) have been in a long-distance relationship for a year, but we were friends for a couple of years before that. I had never had a serious relationship before and lacked experience. Doug has not only been in two other long-term relationships, but has had sex with more than 15 women. One of them is an amateur porn actress. I knew about this, but it didn’t bother me until recently. Doug had a party, and while he was drunk he told one of his buddies — in front of me — that he should

watch a certain porn film starring his ex-girlfriend. It made me feel awkward. The next day he apologized. Of course, having learned her name, I couldn’t help myself from searching for her on the Internet. Now I can’t stop comparing myself to her, and I feel intimidated and frustrated. I have been struggling with how to get over it. Doug has told me many times that he loves me and I believe him. But those stupid, drunken comments really knocked me down. How do I get over my boyfriend’s past? ECLIPSED BY A “STAR” IN NEW YORK DEAR ECLIPSED: A giant step in the right direction would be to quit comparing yourself to a porn actress. In his addled condition, your immature boyfriend couldn’t resist bragging to his buddies because he thought it would impress them with his prowess. If he had serious feelings about her, he would

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still be with her, not in a relationship with you. That said, it would be in your best interest to find out if this woman really was a “girlfriend” or one of his one-night stands. If he is in a long-distance relationship with you and tends to be promiscuous, you should be more concerned about his judgment than how to get over his past.

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DEAR ABBY: We have always purchased rather than leased our cars. One of them has 225,000 miles on the odometer and is running well. I have two friends who lease expensive foreign cars. Keeping the mileage down on their cars is important to them, especially when it comes time to return them at the end of the lease. Because of this, I find myself driving more often than I should. One friend attends a weekly meeting with me, and we’re supposed to take turns driving each other every other week. But somehow I

end up at the wheel more often. I’d hate to start writing down our outings, but I’m beginning to feel used. While I respect their decision to lease expensive new cars, it is not my responsibility to keep their expenses down. Both of these women are in a better financial position than I am, although we are all “comfortable.” Any ideas about how to approach this without seeming petty? It has been going on for a long while and is starting to bother me. DRIVEN TOO FAR IN LONG BEACH, CALIF.

DEAR DRIVEN TOO FAR: If you feel that you are being taken advantage of, then you probably are. I recommend you wean these ladies off your chauffeur services by being less available when they need a ride. And if you are asked why, remind them of your original agreement to share the driving duties 50-50.

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Dear Heloise: With regard to LIVING LETTUCE (Heloise here: a previous column on the hydroponically grown lettuce that comes in a plastic container), I agree that it is so good. I took it one step further. Once I had used all the leaves, I told my husband that I was going to plant the roots outside with the rest of the lettuce I have grown. He laughed, but I laughed last when it grew again, and we had salad from that plant for a long time. I’ve had success four of the six times I’ve tried it! Waste not, want not! Nancy L. in New Jersey Wow! You certainly got your money’s worth! So, how did that “last laugh” salad taste? Yummy, I hope. Heloise

P.S.: Visit my website, www.Heloise.com, for links to my Facebook and Twitter pages — hints, fun facts and more! Come see photos and check out what’s happening. ##### Dear Heloise: I have often used the recipe for War Cake that was in your column years ago. I have a couple of suggestions: 1) Add candied fruit. 2) Add 1/4 cup of vegetable oil and exchange a portion of the flour for a package of instant pumpkin pudding (Heloise here: This pudding is sold seasonally). The results are amazing. Nancy in Indiana

Nancy, that’s the great thing about recipes — they can be altered! Readers, here is the War Cake recipe. Mix together: 2 cups brown sugar 2 cups hot water 2 teaspoons shortening 1/2 cup to 3/4 cup raisins 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon cloves Save for later: 3 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda dissolved in 2 teaspoons hot water Preheat your oven to 350 F. Grease a tube-style pan. Take the first seven ingredients and place in a medium to large saucepan. Boil for 5 minutes AFTER the mixture has started to bubble. Take off the stove and cool completely. After the mixture is cool, add the 3 cups of flour and 1 teaspoon of baking soda that has been dissolved in 2 teaspoons of hot water. Mix well. Place the entire mixture in the greased pan and bake for 1 hour. This recipe and others can be found in my Heloise’s Cake Recipes pamphlet. To receive one, send $3 and a long, self-addressed, stamped (66 cents) envelope to: Heloise/Cakes, P.O. Box 795001, San Antonio, TX 78279-5001. A toothpick inserted into a cake will come out clean when the cake is done cooking. No toothpicks? Use a piece of uncooked spaghetti! Heloise ##### Dear Heloise: Those of us with children have always had the problem of multiple boxes of opened cereal. When I put my groceries in the pantry, I place the cereal boxes upside down. My household of five is allowed three open boxes at a time, which are stored right side up. When one is empty, then another can be turned right side up and opened. No more multiple boxes of stale cereal. Janice in Ohio

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Microsoft’s Outlook looks to challenge other email services

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet’s best email service that it is about to spend at least $30 million to send its message across the U.S. The barrage began Tuesday when Microsoft’s twist on email, Outlook.com, escalated an assault on rival services from Google Inc., Yahoo Inc., AOL Inc. and a long list of Internet service providers. As part of the process, all users of Microsoft’s Hotmail and other email services operating under different domains such as MSN.com will be automatically converted to Outlook.com by the summer, if they don’t voluntarily switch before then. All the old messages, contacts and settings in the old inboxes will be exported to Outlook.com. Users will also be able to keep their old addresses. Email remains a key battleground, even at a time when more people are texting each other on phones. People still regularly check their inboxes, albeit increasingly on their smartphones. The recurring email habit provides Internet companies a way to keep people coming back to websites. It gives people a reason to log in during their visits so it’s easier for email providers to track their activities. Frequent visits and personal identification are two of the keys to selling ads, the main way most websites make money. That’s why Microsoft, Google and Yahoo have been retooling their email services in recent months. After keeping Outlook.com in a “preview” phase since July 31, Microsoft Corp. is ready to accept all comers. To welcome new users, Microsoft is financing what it believes to be the biggest marketing blitz in the history of email. Outlook.com will be featured in ads running on primetime TV, radio stations, websites, billboards and buses. Microsoft expects to spend somewhere between $30 million to $90 million on the Outlook campaign, which will run for at least three months. The Outlook ads will overlap with an anti-Gmail marketing campaign that Microsoft launched earlier this month. The “Scroogled” attacks depict Gmail as a snoopy service that scans the contents of messages to deliver ads related to topics being discussed. The Gmail ads are meant to be educational while the Outlook campaign is motivational, said Dharmesh Mehta, Outlook.com’s senior director. “We are trying to push people who have gotten lazy and comfortable with an email service that may not be all that great and help show them what email can really do for them,” said Mehta. By Microsoft’s own admission, Hotmail had lost the competitive edge that once made it the world’s largest email service. The lack of innovation left an opening for Google to exploit when it unveiled Gmail nearly nine years ago. Gmail is now the industry leader, although estimates on its popularity vary. Google says Gmail has more than 425 million accountholders, including those that only visit on smartphones and other mobile device. The latest data from research firm comScore, which doesn’t include mobile traffic, shows Gmail with 306 million worldwide users through December, up 21 percent from the previous year. Yahoo’s email ranked second with 293 million users, a 2 percent decrease from the previous year, followed by Hotmail at 267 million users, a 16 percent decline from the previous year.

NEW YORK(AP) - Cattle/hogs futures on the Chicago Merchantile Exchange Friday: low

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CATTLE 40,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Feb 13 126.60 126.60 125.90 126.40 Apr 13 130.37 130.45 129.20 129.55 Jun 13 126.27 126.37 125.30 125.75 Aug 13 126.80 127.05 126.05 126.60 130.55 130.90 130.02 130.75 Oct 13 Dec 13 132.42 132.45 131.72 132.40 Feb 14 133.25 133.25 132.80 133.20 Apr 14 134.20 134.20 134.10 134.20 Jun 14 130.25 130.50 130.25 130.50 Last spot N/A Est. sales 15728. Fri’s Sales: 43,513 Fri’s open int: 330675, up +968 FEEDER CATTLE 50,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Mar 13 143.40 143.77 142.32 143.17 Apr 13 146.90 147.12 145.45 146.17 May 13 150.30 150.40 148.82 149.57 Aug 13 157.45 157.45 155.85 156.42 Sep 13 158.80 158.80 157.45 157.80 158.82 158.82 158.45 158.60 Oct 13 Nov 13 159.50 159.50 159.00 159.17 Jan 14 159.50 159.50 159.50 159.50 Last spot N/A Est. sales 354. Fri’s Sales: 8,005 Fri’s open int: 38728, off -56 HOGS-Lean 40,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Apr 13 84.10 84.25 82.90 83.05 May 13 91.10 91.10 90.50 90.75 93.07 93.10 91.87 91.97 Jun 13 92.87 92.87 91.82 91.90 Jul 13 92.70 92.82 91.47 91.72 Aug 13 83.00 83.00 82.20 82.25 Oct 13 80.02 80.07 79.25 79.47 Dec 13 Feb 14 82.00 82.00 81.25 81.70 Apr 14 83.00 83.00 83.00 83.00 May 14 88.20 Jun 14 89.75 89.75 89.75 89.75 Jul 14 90.02 Last spot N/A Est. sales 7004. Fri’s Sales: 33,782 Fri’s open int: 229854, off -462

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Google lifts stock above $800 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s stock price topped $800 for the first time Tuesday amid renewed confidence in the company’s ability to reap higher profits from its dominance of Inter net search and prominence in the growing mobile market. The milestone comes more than five years after Google’s shares initially hit $700. Not long after breaking that barrier in October 2007, the economy collapsed into the worst recession since World War II and Google’s stock tumbled into a prolonged malaise that eventually led to a change in leadership. Besides enriching Google’s employees and other shareholders, the company’s resurgent stock is an implicit endorsement of cofounder Larry Page. He replaced his managerial mentor, Eric Schmidt, as CEO in April 2011. Google’s stock has risen by 36 percent since Page took over. By contrast, the benchmark Standard & Poor’s 500 index has climbed by 15 percent over the same stretch. Most of Google’s gains have occurred in the past seven months — a period that has overlapped with a sharp downturn in the stock price of rival Apple Inc. The iPhone maker’s market value has plunged by about $230 billion, or 35 percent, since late September. “All that Apple money had to go somewhere,” said BGC Financial

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

analyst Colin Gillis. Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ analyst Scott conKessler curred, reasoning that many investors who have abandoned Apple are gravitating to one of its biggest rivals. Google makes and distributes its free Android software to SamAP Photo sung Electronics Co., HTC Corp. The Google logo and numbers are displayed on a ticker behind and other mobile Time Square lights reflected on NASDAQ headquarters windevice makers dows, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 in New York. looking to compete with Apple’s iPhone and iPad. Apple remains the most valuable Since its 2008 introduction, U.S. company with a market value Android has established itself as of $432 billion. Google now ranks the most popular mobile operating third with a market value of $266 system, partly because the free billion, with Exxon Mobil Corp. software makes it easier for device holding the spot in between at makers to undercut Apple’s prices $402 billion. Google’s stock climbed $13.96, for iPhones and iPads. Android is set up to feature or 1.8 percent, to close Tuesday at Google’s search engine and other $806.85. services, giving the company a Analysts who follow Google still chance to sell more ads. see room for some modest gains. “If you are looking at Apple’s The stock’s average price target peers in its space and see who among analysts surveyed by Factseems to be really doing well right Set now stands at $834.40. Five of now, it makes a lot of sense to the 37 polled analysts are predictinvest in Google now,” Kessler said. ing Google’s stock will surpass Despite its diminished luster, $900 within the next year.

High court seems to favor Monsanto

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court appeared likely Tuesday to side with Monsanto Co. in its claim that an Indiana farmer violated the company’s patents on soybean seeds that are resistant to its weed-killer. None of the justices in arguments at the high court seemed ready to endorse farmer Vernon Hugh Bowman’s argument that cheap soybeans he bought from a grain elevator are not covered by the Monsanto patents, even though most of them also were genetically modified to resist the company’s Roundup herbicide. Chief Justice John Roberts wondered “why in the world would anybody” invest time and money on seeds if it was so easy to evade patent protection. To protect its investment in their development, Monsanto has a policy that prohibits farmers from saving or reusing the seeds once the crop is grown. Farmers must buy new seeds every year.

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OIL/GASOLINE/NG

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The case is being closely watched by researchers and businesses holding patents on DNA molecules, nanotechnologies and other self-replicating technologies. The issue for the court is how far the patents held by the world’s largest seed company extend. More than 90 percent of American soybean far ms use Monsanto’s “Roundup Ready” seeds, which first came on the market in 1996. The 75-year -old Bowman bought the expensive seeds for his main crop of soybeans, but decided to look for something cheaper for a risky, lateseason soybean planting. He went to a grain elevator that held soybeans it typically sells for feed, milling and other uses, but not as seed. Bowman reasoned that most of those soybeans also would be resistant to weed killers, as they initially came from herbicide-resistant seeds too. He was right, and he repeated

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NEW YORK (AP) _ Spot nonferrous metal prices Tue. Aluminum -$0.9461 per lb., London Metal Exch. Copper -$3.6629 Cathode full plate, LME. Copper $3.6445 N.Y. Merc spot Tue. Lead - $2395.50 metric ton, London Metal Exch. Zinc - $0.9675 per lb., London Metal Exch. Gold - $1607.75 Handy & Harman (only daily quote). Gold - $1603.60 troy oz., NY Merc spot Tue. Silver - $29.375 Handy & Harman (only daily quote). Silver - $29.413 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue. Platinum -$1688.00 troy oz., N.Y. (contract). Platinum -$1697.50 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue. n.q.-not quoted n.a.-not available r-revised

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the practice over eight years. In 2007, Monsanto sued and won an $84,456 judgment. Across the court’s conservative-liberal divide, justices expressed little sympathy for Bowman’s actions. Justice Stephen Breyer said Bowman could make many uses of the soybeans he bought from the grain elevator. “Feed it to the animals. Feed it your family or make tofu turkey,” Breyer said. But patent law makes it illegal for Bowman to plant them. “What it prohibits here is making a copy of the patented invention and that is what he did,” Breyer said. Mark Walters, Bowman’s Seattlebased lawyer, tried to focus the court on the claim that Monsanto has used patent law to bully farmers. “What they are asking for is for the farmer to assume all the risk of farming, but yet they can sit back and control how that product is used,” Walters said.

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Jose Bejarano had a double-double of 12 points and 12 rebounds.

Girls basketball

Mescalero Apache 65, Hagerman 63, OT HAGERMAN — Hagerman rallied from a seven-point deficit to start the fourth quarter to force overtime, but couldn’t pull off the win on Tuesday. The visiting Chiefs led 45-38 going to the

final stanza, but Hagerman won the quarter 20-13 to force an extra period. Mescalero outscored the Bobcats (7-18, 1-4 District 7-1A) 7-5 in overtime to get the victory. Taylor Hamill led the Bobcats with 23 points on the night. Jessica Rodriguez added 19 points and Lori Gossett had 12 points to go along with 12 boards.

Hondo Valley 52, Gateway Chr. 23 HONDO — Hondo Valley jumped on the Warriors 14-3 in the first quarter and never looked back en route to a win on Tuesday.

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After the first, Hondo won the second 13-10, the third 15-3 and the fourth 10-7. Fallon Evans led Gateway (1-19, 1-5 District 3-B) with seven points. Charlee Longmire and Shelby Toles each added five.

Men’s golf

Broncos finish ninth ALEDO, Texas — Truman Haeny fired a second-round 77 to lead the Broncos to a ninth-place finish at The Wrangler at Split Rail Links and Golf Club on Tuesday. Haeny finished tied for 12th on the individual leaderboard at 11-over for the tour-

nament. For the second day in a row, Ben Finlayson and Brett Kennedy shot matching rounds for the Broncos, with each carding 82s. They finished tied for 39th individually. Jimmy England shot 82 on Day 2 and finished 55th. Tournament host Odessa won the team title with a two-day team aggregate of 611. Western Texas was second at 617 and Tyler was third at 624. Western Texas’ Felix Moesmang and Frederick Andersen tied for the individual crown at 3-over 147.

MLB: Fowler already a seasoned veteran at just 26

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Dexter Fowler is no longer the precocious prospect brimming with potential. At 26 and entering his fifth full season in the major leagues, the Colorado Rockies’ center fielder is a seasoned veteran. “I was walking in and I said ‘I feel old,”’ Fowler said after a conditioning session this week at the club’s spring training facilities. “I’ve been in this organization since ‘04, so it’s home.” The Rockies have staked their present and near future on the lanky Fowler after avoiding arbitration and signing him to a twoyear, $11.6 million contract earlier this month. Fowler has always shown

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charged with her fifth foul while attempting to block a shot from Alexis Florez, a loss Torres said was big. “Whenever you have to play (the last 2:26) without the kid that got us going the whole game, and has taken us on her back, it is tough,” Torres said. Florez split the free throws to cut the lead to one, but Goddard seemed to reclaim momentum with 1:43 left after Hubbard nailed a trey that pushed the lead back to four. Battle-tested Brown made a layup 10 seconds later, though, to cut the lead to two and, after a Goddard turnover, senior

the potential to be an impact player but finally became a more ef fective and productive player in 2012 when he set career highs in hits, home runs, RBIs, batting average (.300) and on-base percentage (.389). The Rockies certainly feel good about their investment following his breakout season, and the feeling is mutual. He’s glad to be in purple and black for two more years with the organization he’s been with since 2004. “It’s awesome and it’s an awesome organization. This is home. This is what I know,” Fowler said. “I’m going to try to go out and build upon where I am now. I understand this is a

business, but at the same time, you’ve been here your whole career coming up in the minor leagues, and you see these guys and this is what you know.” New Rockies manager Walt Weiss has held individual meetings with his players since the outset of spring training and said of Fowler: “He’s a dynamic player. Skills across the board. Established himself as a very good player in this league last year. (We were) just talking about not settling and keep shooting for great because he’s got that kind of ability.” Weiss is trying to help his player take the next step. He brought in a guy who’s had success at the majorleague level as a leadof f

ence than they do, let’s not sugar -coat it,” he said. “We out-executed them late in the game, make no mistake about that. My hat goes off to Goddard, they played us real tough. It was as tough as they played us in a few years.” Brown led Roswell, which wrapped up the regular -season district title, the No. 1 seed in the district tournament and ear ned an automatic berth in the state tournament with the win, with 16 points, while Bolanos added 10. Goddard (11-15, 1-3 district) was led by Blach’s game-high 23 points. Hubbard chipped in with 15 points for the Rockets.

guard Victoria Meraz banked in a jumper to tie the game at 52. After a rushed shot by Goddard with about 30 seconds left, Bolanos penetrated and dished the ball off to Brown on the block. Brown was fouled on the shot attempt and calmly knocked in both freebies to give Roswell a 54-52 lead. Goddard turned the ball over on the ensuing inbounds and was forced to foul. Bolanos went 1 for 2 to push the lead to three and Goddard couldn’t get off a shot from beyond the arc on its next possession. Roswell coach Joe Carpenter said that his team’s experience was big down the stretch. “(Our experience helped) big time. We have a little bit more experi-

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Special Board Meeting, 2013 NMSBA Board Member Institute

Notice is hereby given the Board of Education of the Roswell Independent School District, County of Chaves, State of New Mexico, will attend the 2013 NMSBA Board Member Institute on Friday, February 22, 2013 from 7:00 am to Saturday February 23, 2013 12:00 pm in Santa Fe, NM and meet with Legislators to discuss education related bills that may impact RISD.

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The Board of Regents of New Mexico Military Institute will meet in open (special) session at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, 21 February 2013, at 4209 San Mateo NE in Albuquerque, NM. This meeting is held for the purpose of discussing and deciding on agenda items that include: 22 January 2013 minutes, Agenda, Memorial Plaque, Alumni Association MOA, Toles Learning Center Picture and Plaque, Confirmation of Following Meetings. The agenda is subject to change until 24 hours prior to the meeting. An agenda will be available 24 hours before the meeting at the Superintendent's Office located on the second floor of Lusk Hall, on the NMMI campus.

Every effort will be made to ensure that the meeting is held at a facility that is fully accessible to persons with mobility disabilities. Those who plan to attend the meeting and will need assistance or other special facilities relating to a disability should contact COL David West, 505-624-8014, or CW3 Carl Hansen, Marketing Director, 505-624-8011 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting date. -----------------------------------------------------------------------Publish February 13, 20, 27, 2013 TWELFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF LINCOLN STATE OF NEW MEXICO DANA & VICKI ARNOLD and THE ESTATE OF JOY ARNOLD, v.

Plaintiffs,

MONICA FISK,

D-1226-CV-2012-361

Defendant.

NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF SUIT

TO: Monica Fisk

NOTICE is given Plaintiffs Dana & Vicki Arnold and The Estate of Joy Arnold have filed suit in this action for Breach of Contract; Breach of Implied Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing; Violation of Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practice Act; and Personal Injury of Joy Arnold. If you fail to fine a responsive pleading within the time provided by law, a default judgment may be entered against you for the relief requested. Plaintiffs’ attorney is J. Robert Beauvais, PO Box 2408, Ruidoso, New Mexico 88345.

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BOKF, N.A., a national banking association dba BANK OF OKLAHOMA as successor by merger to Bank of Oklahoma, N.A., vs.

Plaintiff,

TIAESE N. ESTRADA,

No. D-504-CV-2013-00063

Defendant.

NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF ACTION

TO DEFENDANT TIAESE N. ESTRADA:

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the above-named Plaintiff filed a Complaint for Foreclosure in the above Court on January 16, 2013, against the above-named Defendant. The general object of the Complaint is to foreclose a lien of Plaintiff against certain real property located in Chaves County, New Mexico, commonly known as 508 S. Evergreen Avenue, Roswell, New Mexico 88203, and more particularly described as follows: LOT THIRTEEN (13) IN BLOCK THREE (3) OF WILL JOHNSON HEIGHTS NO. 2 SUBDIVISION, IN THE CITY OF ROSWELL, COUNTY OF CHAVES AND STATE OF NEW MEXICO, AS SOWN ON THE OFFICIAL PLAT FILED IN THE CHAVES COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE ON JUNE 11, 1960 AND RECORDED IN BOOK C OF PLAT RECORDS, CHAVES COUNTY, NEW MEXICO, AT PAGE 117,

and to foreclose the interests of the above named Defendant and any other parties bound by the notice of lis pendens in the Property, all as more specifically stated in the Complaint filed in this cause of action. FURTHER, the above-named Defendant is hereby notified that she has until thirty (30) days from date of completion of publication of this Notice in which to file an answer or other pleading responsive to the Complaint and should said Defendant choose not to file an answer or other responsive pleading to the Complaint on or before thirty (30) days from date of completion of publication of this Notice, judgment or other appropriate relief may be rendered against the above-named Defendant. Richard M. Leverick of the law firm of Leverick and Musselman, L.L.C., whose address and phone number is 5120 San Francisco Rd. NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109, (505) 858-3303 is the attorney for the Plaintiff. WITNESS the Honorable Steven L. Bell, District Judge of the Fifth Judicial District Court of the State of New Mexico and the Seal of the District Court of said County, on February 1, 2013.

(SEAL)

KENNON CROWHURST CLERK OF THE DISTRICT COURT

By:/s/Datalina D. Ybarra Deputy

man, original Rockies player Eric Young, to work on base-stealing and bunting with Fowler. Young arrived Monday and got right down to business on a back field with Fowler and others. Weiss said Fowler’s height and long legs could be what prevents him from stealing more bases. After swiping 27 as a rookie in 2009, Fowler was down to 12 the last two seasons. “Maybe it’s a little bit tougher with a guy that is that long to accelerate to steal bases, but he’s shown he can steal bases,” Weiss said. “And we’re going to give him the freedom to do that. He’s got to get comfortable, get a feel for it, pick his spots. That’s the next level for him, that’s

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but Olguin scored four points — two free throws and a layup — in the final 39 seconds to give the Coyotes a 54-45 lead heading into the final quarter. After a layup from Josh Wagner cut the lead to 54-47, Olguin took a pass from Olesinski and tur ned it into an easy deuce to push the lead back to nine. Cesar Nava ended the next Goddard possession with a steal and Roswell made the Rockets pay with another Olguin bucket. The Rockets made it 58-49 with a Sweet bunny, but another Olguin deuce and a three-

part of it.” Fowler got stronger and worked on his speed in the offseason. He also experienced a major life moment: marriage. The Fowlers went to Paris for their honeymoon and did some more traveling. There were also things going on around Fowler which he couldn’t control. Several reports said the Rockies were shopping him to other clubs for a potential trade, although their high asking price showed they weren’t really that motivated to move on without him. “You can’t take things too personally,” Fowler said. “The fortunate thing is that people want you and you have a job.” point play from Sedillo pushed the lead to 14 with 6:08 left. Roswell coach Britt Cooper said that Olguin played like an all-state player against the Rockets. “He just took it upon himself. He was getting open shots and getting rebounds,” he said. “He played like an all-state player tonight. We missed him in the first half. We had a good run going and they made their run when he went out with his second (foul).” The Rockets (11-15, 03) had one more run in them, going on a 15-7 run after the Sedillo threepoint play to cut the lead to five, but Roswell hit 5 of 6 from the charity stripe down the stretch to seal the win.

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STATE OF NEW MEXICO IN THE PROBATE CHAVES COURT COUNTY

FOUND SMALL breed tricolored on W.2nd. Call to ID. 575-317-8083

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IN THE MATTER OF ESTATE OF THE THOMAS MAHLON STEWART, DECEASED. Probate 9056

LETTERS TESTAMENTARY (WILL)

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

Notice is now given that Bryan Stewart, has been appointed to serve as the personal representative of the estate of Mahlon Thomas Stewart, and has qualified as the decedent’s personal representative by filing with the court a statement of acceptance of the duties of that office. The personal representative has all of the powers and authorities provided by law and specifically, by Section 45-3-715 NMSA 1978. Issued this 7th day of February, 2013. Dave Kunko Deputy Clerk

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SOLITAIRE HOMES of Roswell is offering a position in sales. Applications are being accepted in person. No phone calls please. 4001 W. Second St. Roswell, NM 88201. ARTESIA COUNTRY Club now hiring servers and bartenders. Apply in person Tuesday-Saturday between 3pm-5pm. FRED LOYA Insurance is hiring bilingual customer service representative. Please apply at 2601-B N Main St. Avon, Buy/Sell. Become Ind. Sales Rep $10 to start Sandy 317-5079 ISR GO SHOPPING. GET PAID! Join Today and Become A Secret Shopper In Your Area.Earn Extra Income while working a flexible schedule.To learn more visit us at: http://joinstn.com/ WOULD LIKE to hire: Dependable, Honest, Hardworking Individual for bookkeeping position. Would be working with A/P, A/R, G/L. Willing to train someone who is willing to stay. Health insurance and vacation pay available for full time. Send resume to P.O. Box 1210, Roswell, NM 88202 HELP WANTED Experienced alterations person needed FT. Must have prior experience. Apply at 514 W. 2nd. All American Cleaners.

Notes: Young isn’t the only former Rockies great with the club in spring training. Aside from hitting coach Dante Bichette and special assistant Vinny Castilla, Weiss said he plans to bring former pitcher Pedro Astacio to camp for a couple of weeks. Astacio is one of the most successful pitchers in Rockies history. “I love that stuff. I think it has a lot of value,” Weiss said. “Bringing guys back that have been here that have a connection to the organization that have been successful, there’s nothing negative about that.” Young will be with the team for a couple of weeks and possibly come back before spring training is over.

Rocket coach Kevin Jones said that his team battled. “That is the deal, keeping that focus and keeping that intensity. If you have any letdowns against a team like Roswell, they are going to expose you,” he said. “They are good at that. You have to be solid and we were right there with them for most of the game. We battled and I was proud of the kids, but we just had some lapses. If we can just cut that stuf f out, we are right there.” Sedillo and Nava led Roswell with 18 points each, while Olguin scored 16, Wagner and Sweet led Goddard with 16 points apiece. l.foster@rdrnews.com

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SEEKING A part time employee (~20 hours a week) for data entry. The applicant must have exceptional spelling, grammar, and editing skills. We need the candidate to type a minimum of 50+ WPM with an attention to detail and concentration. Basic medical terminology knowledge needed, and a strong desire to be a part of a team and be flexible. Please send cover letter with resume and three references to roswellscript@gmail.com. SERVICE ADVISOR A progressive & expanding automotive repair facility is seeking an Automotive Service Writer. Experience with domestic and foreign autos. Requires organized, motivated, and enthusiastic professional with the ability to communicate with customers and technicians. Excellent Pay Plan with benefits. Quarterly or semi-annual bonus plan. Compensation will be based on experience and ability. Fax resume to 575-625-1900 or call 575-626-1900 Experienced Housekeeper needed. Apply at 2000 N. Main. AWESOME JOB!! Hiring 10 sharp girls and guys. Must be 18+ to apply. Lodging and transportation provided. 2 weeks paid training. For more information call 866-251-0768. BEALLS NOW hiring for Management positions. Must have 2 yr retail management experience. Full benefits package available. LEGAL/LAW ENFORCEMENT NAVY RESERVE Serve part-time. Elite training. Great pay & benefits. Sign-on bonus up to $20K. Travel. Call Mon-Fri (800) 354-9627. ATTN: COMPUTER WORK Work form anywhere 24/7. Up to $1,500 Part Time to $7,500/mo. Full Time. Training provided. www.WorkServices6.com

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EXPRESSIONS SALON in Artesia is hiring for a Nail Tech and Hair Stylist. 575-746-9717, Brenda AIRLINES ARE HIRING – Train for hands on Aviation Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified – Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 888-206-4704. Facilities Mechanical Technician

Chaves County is accepting applications for a six month pool for the full-time position of Facilities Mechanical Technician in the Facilities Maintenance Department. This is an entry level position ($13.28 - $16.10/hr DOQ). Benefits include: Retirement, Medical Dental, Vision and Life Insurance. Minimum qualifications: HS diploma or GED, five years experience in building maintenance, education or specialized training in at least one of the trades such as HVAC, electrical or plumbing, commercial building maintenance environmental control systems, through trade schools, vocational centers, apprenticeships or professionally sponsored workshops; certificate and/or training in HVAC, electrical or plumbing; valid NM driver's license with a good driving record Chaves County is a drug free employer. All applicants for this position will be required to pass a background check and be subject to a post offer, pre-employment drug test. Required applications forms are available at the County's Job Posting Board located in the west wing of the County Administrative Center or by accessing the web site at www.co.chaves.nm.us. Applications may be returned to the County Manager's Suite #180, Chaves County Administrative Center, #1 St. Mary's PL, Roswell, NM 88203 or mailed by closing date to Human Resources, PO Box 1817, Roswell, NM 88202-1817. Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2013. EOE.


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045. Employment Opportunities

AMERIPRIDE SERVICES Requisition # 105659 Customer Solutions Specialist Application open from 01/23/13 to 02/23/13 Education requirements and job description are posted on line at Career Builders and application must be submitted on line at careerbuilders.com No phone calls will be accepted. EOE Employer.

DRIVERS (DAY and Night) needed for Roswell - CDL, tanker endorsement, and good driving record required. Call Brad at 575-631-5927. Standard Energy Services. EEO.

CAREER OPPORTUNITY Become a Correctional Officer for the Roswell Correctional Center. Requirements: Must be 18 years of age; a High School Graduate or Equivalent and a U.S. Citizen; No Felony Convictions, Pass Entry Screening Tests - held every Tuesday at 8:00 a.m. at the NM Training Academy. Benefits: Retirement Plan; Paid Vacation; Paid Sick Leave; Life, Health, Dental, Vision and Legal Insurance Plans are available. Contact Human Resources Department at 625-3115 for more information. MEDICAL OFFICE has an opening for a full time Data Entry/Transcriptionist. This job requires commitment and dedication. Applicant must have exceptional spelling, grammar, and editing skills. The candidate needs to type a minimum of 50+ WPM, be very detail-oriented and accurate. A basic knowledge of medical terminology is required and applicants that are flexible and have a strong desire to be a part of a team are encouraged to apply. Please send a cover letter with resume and three references to roswellscript@gmail.com.

TATE BRANCH Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep is now hiring sales persons for its Artesia Dealership! Apply in person at 919 S. 1st St. in Artesia. Must be friendly, energetic, and self motivated. Benefits include a flexible 40 hour workweek, $2400/month base salary plus commissions, 100% paid health insurance, and Christmas bonus. Join our team of sales professionals today and enjoy a rewarding career experience in a great working environment! Must be drug free and have a valid Driver’s License and clean driving record. Tate Branch is an equal opportunity employer.

045. Employment Opportunities

ADMIRAL BEVERAGE is hiring CDL driver position must be filled immediately, and only serious prospects need apply. Must have clean driving record. Great benefits, excellent pay, group health insurance. Apply online at www.admiralbeverage.com TEMPORARY FAR Labor: David W. Stroope Honey Co., Sanger, TX, has 4 positions for bees & honey; 3 mos. experience required for job duties listed with references; must be able to obtain driver’s license within 30 days appropriate driver’s; no bee or honey related allergies; tools, equipment, housing and daily trans provided for employees who can’t return home daily; trans & subsistence expenses reimb. $10.57/hr; three-fourths work period guaranteed from 3/16/13 – 1/12/14. Apply at nearest NM Workforce Office with Job Order TX3162243 or call 505-383-7294.

TEMPORARY FAR Labor: JJ&M Trucking, Dexter, NM, has 6 positions for custom harvester; 6 mos. experience required for job duties listed; must be able to obtain driver’s license within 30 days appropriate driver’s license with air brake endorsement to drive grain & transporter trucks; tools, equipment, housing and daily trans provided for employees who can’t return home daily; trans & subsistence expenses reimb.; $9.73/hr; three-fourths work period guaranteed from 4/5/13 – 2/5/14. Apply at nearest NM Workforce Office with Job Order 254783 or call 505-383-2721.

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New Mexico Machinery, LLC is a large Farm, Ranch, and Dairy Equipment Sales, Parts and Service Dealership, servicing New Mexico, and West Texas. We offer excellent pay and complete benefits including health insurance, retirement, uniforms, paid holidays and paid vacation. We are accepting resumes for the following positions: Parts Counter Sales Experience required. Must be able to lift & move up to 75lbs. Salary DOE, Mechanical knowledge is a plus. Diesel/Ag Mechanic 5 years experience preferred, Salary DOE. Must provide own personal tools. CDL preferred but not required. Please submit resumes to: New Mexico Machinery, LLC ATTN: Anissa Segura PO Box 1698 Roswell, NM 88202 Or submit to anissajsegura@ nmmachinery.com HIGH ENERGY people wanted for set up & display, entry level sales rep. $1600 a month guarantee. Call Monday or Tuesday 575-578-4817 ask for Jason. IMMEDIATE OPENING Automatic Vending Service is seeking a Full Time Route Driver. Must have clean driving record, no DWI or DUI and no felony convictions. Must be at least 21 yrs old. Apply at the Workforce Connection, 2110 S. Main, Roswell or send resume to avs@plateautel.net or fax to 575-769-1296.

045. Employment Opportunities

DAIRY QUEEN of Roswell is now hiring a cake decorator! Please pick up application or send resume or work history to MJG Corporation, 204 W.4th St. Roswell, NM 88201. JANITORIAL HELPER needed, part time, ‘eves/weekends. 622-3314 4 TEMPORARY Workers Pecos Pecan Robert Ackerley 331 Belding Road Ft. Stockton TX. 79735 Occupation: Farmworkers and Laborers Crop, Nursery 3/30/2013-01/30/2014 Pay rate $10.18 per hour. Farm workers Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. All tools, supplies, equipment and housing will be provided at no cost to the worker. Duties Farming grubbing, plowing tiling etc. Transportation and subsistence expense reimbursed interested applicants can send resumes nearest State Workforce Agency office using job listing number TX. 3163957. 12 TEMPORARY Workers Hill Country BluebonRanch Roland Villarreal 3951 Bandera Hwy. Kerrville TX. 78028 Occupation: Farmworkers Farm, and Ranch Animals 4/01/2013-02/01/2014 Pay rate $10.18 per hour. Farm workers Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. All tools, supplies, equipment and housing will be provided at no cost to theworker.Duties: Cattle working herding to scale castrating, branding ect.Transportation and subsistence expense reimbursedInterested applicants can send resumes nearest State Workforce Agency office using job listing number TX6877234. SOUTHWESTERN WIRELESS, Inc. Roswell Office has immediate opening for two Tower Technicians. Applicants must be comfortable to be able to climb heights up to 600 ft. They must be self-motivated and willing to work occasional long hours. Must have a valid driver’s license, a clean driving record and pass a drug test. The two positions are full-time positions with benefits. Mail resume to Southwestern Wireless, Inc., P.O. Box 2528 Roswell, NM 88202 or e-mail melenda@swwmail.net.

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045. Employment Opportunities

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH of ROSWELL, NM is now seeking applications for a Finance Administrator. Must have accounting/ bookkeeping experience or training. Job requires computer competency in MS Office & willingness to learn Shelby church software. Must share values of FUMC. Salaried position w/ benefits, 40 hrs. per week. Send resume and letter of interest to: First United Methodist Church, 200 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Roswell, NM 88201. 2 Temporary Workers Coates Ranch Steven Coates 4417 N. State Hwy.137 Mertzon Texas 76941 Duties: Farm workers Farm & Ranch Animals 04/1/2013-2/01/2014 Pay rate $1800.00 mthly Farm workers Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. All tools, supplies, equipment and housing will be provided at no cost to the worker. Duties consist of Cattle working scales, castrating, branding ECT. Transportation and subsistence expense reimbursed Interested applicants can send resumes nearest State Workforce Agency office using job listing number TX3163545. 2 TEMP positions: Farm work, 03/08/13 to 12/31/13 @ $10.18 p/hr. Housing provided, 48 hrs p/ wk. 3/4 guarantee, transportation and subsistence expenses to worksite paid after 50% completion of contract. Tools, equipment provided at no cost. Duties: drive, plant, harvest, store grain, repair operate tractor, rock picker, plow, disc, drill, harvest equip, sprayer, grain truckMust be able to operate a John Deer 7460 Cotton Stripper, John Deere 6700 Spray rig, John Deer 295 R with IVT, John Deer RTK guidance system. Minimum 3 months experience required and must be able to obtain a driver’s license with 30-90 days following hire. Diamond K Farms, Midkiff, TX. Contact TX Workforce Commission, 512-475-2571, job listing TX4905884.

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105. Childcare

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140. Cleaning

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Will Care for Your Loved One. Ref. avail. Prefer nights. 623-3717

200. Fencing

M.G. HORIZONS free estimates for installation. Chainlink, wood, metal & block. 575-623-1991

210. Firewood/Coal

OAK, JUNIPER cedar mix, Fir and Elm, full or 1/2 cords,well seasoned, delivery available. Open Mon.-Sat., 8:30-5pm, Sun. 1-5pm. Accepting Debit & Credit cards, Graves Farm, 622-1889. Seasoned Mountain wood split & delivered, starting at $120-4x8 stack 626-9803. 5X8 Trailer of wood for sale. Wood mulch for sale $3, 5lb bag or $5, 10lb bag. 317-2242.

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230. General Repair HANDYMAN, HOME repair. 575-317-2746

“Big E’s” Handyman/Maint Services Quality work. Reasonable rates. Free est. Senior disc. 914-6025

270. Landscape/ Lawnwork

Garcia’s Lawn Service, sprinklers & much more at low price. 914-0803. WW LAWN Service Property cleanup - Lawn & field mowing - Shrub & hedge trimming - Rock installation & much more. Call Juan, 626-6121. Spring Clean-up rake leaves, tree trimming, weed eating, haul trash, property clean-up & much more. Call Joseph, 317-2242. YARDS, LOTS cleaned, junk hauled off, trees trimmed. 575-317-2746

WE BUILD and repair furniture. We also sell firewood. 840-7849 or 626-8466

Mow Grass, Trim Bushes, Clean Ups, Hauling Trash Leaf Raking, flower beds, tree pruning, rock yards & rototilling, pick up pecans. Repair sprinklers & fences. 347-8156, 347-8157 Pedro

Double J. Construction of Roswell, LLC, license & bonded. Re-build, re-do or All New! Need help? No job too big/small. 25 yrs. exp. Qualified in framing, trim carpentry, on-site custom cabinets, painting, sheet rock, drywall, doors & windows. FREE est. Call Jerry 910-6898 or 622-8682

Weeds, lots, lawns, leaves, trees, bushes, hauling. References. 347-8168

225. General Construction

Construction, fencing, concrete, sprinklers, landscaping. Call Jose, Licensed & Bonded. 624-8557 or 317-6712. Construction or renovation w/20+ yrs exp. Licensed. Call 317-3366 Alpha Construction New Construction, remodels, additions, concrete & painting. Lic. & Bonded Call Adam 626-2050

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There are jobs, and then there are jobs at Lovelace Regional Hospital. We’re about so much more than time clocks and paychecks. Here, our employees create higher and better standards for health care in the Southwest. It’s our legacy. If you or someone you know has what it takes to continue that legacy. Apply on line at http://www.lovelacehealthsystemjobs.com/

Environmental Services Tech - Full Time & PRN House Supervisor RN -PRN Labor and Delivery RN - PRN Med/Surg Charge RN - Full Time & PRN ER Charge RN – Full Time OR RN - Full Time ICU RN – Full Time & PRN Physical Therapist – PRN Therapist, Respiratory- RRT -PRN Coordinator, Customer Service - Full Time Tech-Patent Care – Full Time ** Manager, Outpatient Physician Offices – Full Time

“Big E’s” Landscaping & Yardwork mow, trim, prune property clean-up reason. rates senior disc. 914-6025

285. Miscellaneous Services

GET FREE OF CREDIT CARD DEBT NOW! Cut payments by up to half. Stop creditors from calling. 877-639-3441 DIRECTV FOR $29.99/mo for 24 months. Over 140 channels. FREE HD-DVR Upgrade! FREE NFL Sunday Ticket w/CHOICE Package! Call TODAY for details 888-719-9465. MEDICAL ALERT for Seniors - 24/7 monitoring. FREE Equipment. FREE Shipping. Nationwide Service. $29.95/Month CALL Medical Guardian Today 888-416-2099 ATTENTION SLEEP APNEA SUFFERERS with Medicare. Get FREE CPAP Replacement Supplies at NO COST, plus FREE home delivery! Best of all, prevent red skin sores and bacterial infection! Call 866-938-5101. ATTENTION DIABETICS with Medicare. Get a FREE talking meter and diabetic testing supplies at NO COST, plus FREE home delivery! Best of all, this meter eliminates painful finger pricking! Call 866-406-2158 PROFLOWERS Send Flowers for Every Occasion! Anniversary, Birthday, Just Because. Starting at just $19.99. Go to

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to receive an extra 20 percent off any order over $29.99 or Call 1-877-837-1671.

310. Painting/ Decorating

TIME TO PAINT? Quality int./ext. painting. RRP Certified. Call 637-9108.

345. Remodeling

BERRONES CONSTRUCTION. Remodeling, painting, ceramic tile, sheds, additions, fencing. Licensed, Bonded. Ray: 626-4153. NO JOB too small, repair, remodeling, etc. Reasonable rates, quality work. Licensed and bonded. 5-C Const., Inc. 626-4079 or 622-2552.


B8 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 395. Stucco Plastering

M. G. Horizons All types of Stucco and Wire lath. Free Estimates 623-1991 Stucco, Lath, synthetic, guaranteed work. Memo 575-637-1217

400. Tax Service

Accounting & Tax Svc. Degreed & Experienced Tax Accountant 623-9018 AFFORDABLE TAX PREP Degreed accountant with 30+ years experience. Call Karen at 575-420-0880 ANAYA Gross Receipts Consulting & Tax Service. Contact us to Anayalate your tax problems. Over 25 yrs. exp. Personal & Business. Compare our prices/we e-file. 575-623-1513

405. TractorWork

TRACTOR WORK with attachments to do any work. Disc, post hole digger, brush hog, blade, etc. 347-0142 or 575-317-7738

410. Tree Service

STUMP GRINDING. Big Stumps & back yard stumps. Tree and shrub work. Free estimates. 623-4185 Allen’s Tree Srvc. Trim top removal, good clean up. Free estimates. 626-1835

FINANCIAL

REAL ESTATE

540. Apartments Unfurnished

VALLE ENCANTADA YOUR BEST $ RENTAL VALUE! LARGE 1,2,3 BEDROOMS. FREE UTILITIES. unfurnished, laundry room, playground, pool, ample parking. 2001 South Sunset. 623-3722. ALL BILLS PAID 1BR $536, 2BR $645, 3br/2ba $745mo., ref air, newly remodeled. 502 S. Wyoming. 622-4944

BETTER LIVING is within reach! 2br/1ba $571, 3br/2ba, $625, 5br/2ba $746, central H/C, fridge, stove, DW, GD, W/D hookups, 2 refreshing pools, Section 8 Vouchers accepted, 623-7711, Villas of Briar Ridge. 1&2Bd, No HUD, No Pets, pmt hist req, call for appt, M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 SPACIOUS 2 BR/1BA. Washer and dryer hook-up, extra storage. Water, Gas paid. $595. 910-0851, 626-2401. 1114 S. Kentucky PICK UP A LIST OF AVAILABLE RENTALS AT PRUDENTIAL ENCHANTED LANDS, REALTORS, 501 NORTH MAIN. EFF, 1BR, downtown, clean, wtr pd. Stove & frig. No Pets/HUD. 623-8377

EFF, 1 & 2br, wtr paid, No pets, laundry fac, stove/ref. Mirador Apts, 700 N. Missouri. 627-8348. 2/2, $625 mo., $400 dep., wtr pd, no HUD or pets, 2802 W. 4th. 910-1300 2BR, References & background check required. W/D hookups. Private parking. 420-0100

490. Homes For 545. Houses for Sale Rent-Furnished As Is: 2 for 1: 3br/2ba, corner home, + 1br/2ba , separate unit, 519 S. Pinon Ave, Sierra & El Cap. schools, $130k. 622-7010

FSBO 3B/2B, large garage. great neighborhood. $139,500. 578-0912 or (605)391-1521

492. Homes for Sale/Rent

1&2Bd, 1&2Ba, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 2BR/2BA, garage, office, N. end Roswell, no pets, $1200/mo. 575-626-8927

NMMI area, nice, quiet, 2/2 + office, hardwood floors, laundry, $1200, 910-7140.

550. Houses for RentUnfurnished 2505 S. Lea, 3br/2ba, no smokers or pets, $950 mo. plus $500 dep., valid references, NO HUD, 317-4050

SELL OR RENT YOUR HOUSE FASTER! INCLUDE A PICTURE FOR JUST $5! E-MAIL PICTURES TO: CLASSIFIEDS@ RDRNEWS.COM

403 N. Elm, Remodeled, 3bdrm/2bath, 2 Living Areas, 1740 sf, Ref Air, W/D hook-ups, NO HUD, NO Pets, $900/mo, $600/dep 575-914-5402 LOOKING FOR a place to rent? Let us help you!! Prudential Enchanted Lands Realtors, 501 N. Main. (575) 624-2262 Stop by to pick up a list of our available rentals or check them out online at www.roswellforrent.com!

495. Acreages/ Farms/ Ranches/Sale

2&3Bd, 1&2Ba, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331

500. Businesses for Sale

3br/1ba, central ht, fncd yrd, close to school. If interested, call 575-937-1351.

SENIOR WATER Rights For Sale 72 + acres of surface/shallow.575-317-3140 or 903-765-3409.

ESTABLISHED FAST food restaurant a the Roswell Mall, $25,000 OBO or Trade. 575-840-7640

515. Mobile Homes - Sale

15X60, 3BR/2BA, laundry room, tiled, Sr. Park, $32,000. 575-840-8231. 2005 Doublewide, 3br/2ba, decks, Sr. park. $45K 627-0840.

520. Lots for Sale

5 ACRE lot w/wonderful view of city & sunrises. Includes pipe fence, gate, well, electricity, & gravel road, $59K, 954-261-5800 PREMIUM 5 acre tracts, good covenants (no mobile homes), Pecan Lands West on Brown Rd between Country Club & Berrendo. Owner will finance with 10% down. 622-3479, 624-9607, 626-6790, 626-6791, 626-3848. Mobile Home Lots for sale: Lot size 50x134 $18,000. Owner financing w/ $4000 down. 50 lots to choose from. On Washington & Brasher. 420-1352.

RENTALS

535. Apartments Furnished

1 or 2bd, furnished-unfurnished, no smoking/Hudpets all bills pd. 623-6281 1&2Bd, util pd, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 {{{RENTED}}} Private room w/full bath, NMMI area, $425/mo bills pd, $300/dep, no smokers or pets.

LARGE 3BR/2BA, 912 N. Ohio, $850 + $500/dep, no HUD. 317-4307

1216 E. Pear, 2br/1ba, big backyard, carport, central ht/air, outside pets only, $650/mo, $500/dep. Call for appt. at 575-420-7745 or 575-616-9103. COUNTRY HOME 3br/2ba, 2 livrm on 5ac. $1300/dep $1300/mo. metal bld w/dbl garage w/carport 575-973-5472 lv msg

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550. Houses for RentUnfurnished

595. Misc. for Rent

2BR/1BA, $200/DEP, $600/mo, all bills pd, 506 E. Deming. 626-2622 or 752-7777

3 BEDROOM, 2 bath, 2 car garage, fenced backyard. N. Roswell. No Pets, $1200+dep. Call 623-8744

MERCHANDISE

605. Miscellaneous for Sale

TIRED OF Landlord Headaches? We can help! Prudential Enchanted Lands Realtors Property Management 575-624-2262

LOOK!! Blairs Monterey Flea Market located at 1400 W. 2nd. has over 40 vendors selling a wide range of items, custom jewelry, body jewelry & gauges, glass pipes & hookahs, NFL logo store, Graphic signs & screen printing, photo shop & hair extensions, bows & flowers, fashion clothing, boots, shoes, piñatas, herbs & home remedies, Avon, furn. & antiques, collectibles, SW art, knives, tools & toys plus more. 623-0136

NO PETS or HUD. 3/2/1 $850, $700 dep. 3/1.5, $950, $700 dep 2/2/1 $1000,$700 dep. 575-420-5930

904 MULLIS, 4bd, 2ba, new home in Enchanted Hills. $1400 + dep. 575-208-8106 3-2 Remodeled 1112 S. Lea $750 mo, sale $65k $6k down Al 703-0420

710 S. Wyoming Apt. A, x-nice, 2br, appliances, wtr pd, $550/mo, $400/dep. 626-5423

LARGE VICTORIAN bird cage, white, pd $400, asking $250 firm. Can be seen at the Roswell Daily Record.

No Pets No HUD, 1br, $450 + $400/dp, water pd. 317-8644 3BR, 2BA 300 W. Coddington Rd. $800 mo + elec. & trash 1yr lease $800 dep. leave mess. 505-803-2620

Power wheelchair, invacare patient lifter, walker, lift chair. 622-7638 Top Quality reconditioned appliances on sale. Many like new less than half the price! Washers, dryers $75 & up. Refrigerators, stoves from $100. Excellent selection, Camper’s Appliances, 300 E. McGaffey 623-0397. Everything guaranteed!

2BR/2BA TOWNHOUSE, $900/mo, $700/dep, no smoking or pets. 622-7010 AVAILABLE MARCH 1st, 2004 W. Juniper, 3br/2ba, major appliances, 1 car garage w/opener, utility room, large fenced yard, ref. air, $1000/mo, $800/dep. 575-703-0298

FORD TRACTOR, $2200; Near new John Deere riding lawn mower, $1500; IBM Selectric 2 typewriter, $75; Large GE refrigerator, side by side, $135; 100 new 2x4’s, $300; 50 sheets sheetrock $300. 622-6786

1305 W. College, 2/1/1, W/D, clean, fenced, no HUD, $570. 626-9530

1004 MARION Richards, (country home) 3/3/2, 1200/mo; 1005 Plaza Del Sol, 3/2, $700/mo; 1715 N. Pontiac, 3/1, $675/mo; 1204 W.11th, 2/2/1, $675/mo; 1610-A W. 1st, 2/1, $495/mo. Call American Realty & Mgmt at 575-623-9711. CSD PROPERTY Mngmt RE/MAX of Roswell sdenio@remax.net

Xlg doghouse $100. Gold’s gym power spin. Exercise bike w/electronic display (LED) $100. 623-8530 only 4-5pm PING PONG table, great cond. $200. Call David 806-773-0396 DISH NETWORK Starting at $19.99/month PLUS 30 Premium Movie Channels FREE for 3 Months! SAVE! & Ask About SAME DAY Installation! CALL - 877-867-1441

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575-637-3716 575-622-7191 805 Adams Drive 3/2/1, 2 liv. Areas, stove, D/W, A/C, W/D hookups $995 Mo, $995 Dep 1305 W. 21st St. 3/2/2 gar., Ref, Stove, A/C, D/W $1250 Mo $1250 Dep

THE TREASURE Chest Sofas, dressers, furnace, pro drum kit set, low profile rims, subwoofers, dryers, antiques, thrifts, housewares, much more. 1204 W. Hobbs, 914-1855, Weds-Sat, 10-5.

570. Mobile Home Courts

SOUTH FORK. A 55 & above community w/large quiet and attractive lots for people that care. 624-1742 500 W Brasher Rd.

E-TON SCOOTER, new, 48cc, 50mpg, $1200 obo. Frenchie, 626-5423.

580. Office or Business Places

500 + square yards of quality white carpet, great for rental house, $400. Navy couch w/floral border, great condition, $300. 626-8295

222 B W. 2nd, office space, $350/mo, wtr pd, 627-9942 COMMERCIAL SPACE for lease 105 W. 6th, across from Pepper’s, great location. Contact Chuck at 420-6050 FOR LEASE - Space in Sunwest Centre aka the Bank of America Building. Various size spaces available. Owner-paid utilities and janitorial. Suite customization available. Call Ed McClelland, Broker or come by Suite 606. Office 623-1652 or mobile 420-2546.

1310 SE Main comm. bldg. $1300 mo., sale $25k down Al 703-0420 FOR LEASE: Prime lease space at the corner of 2nd & Main, approx. 1500 sqft. Shell or build-to-suit. New HVAC, new plumbing, new electrical, new bathroom. No better location. Kurt, 626-0798.

10X12 WOOD Frame. metal shed w/shelves $600. OBO. 578-0912 or (605)391-1521 10X12 WOOD Frame. metal shed w/shelves $600. OBO. 578-0912-(605)391-1521

615. Coins, Gold, Silver, Buy, Sell, Trade

U.S. & FOREIGN coins and currency, buy, sell or trade, gold and silver coins. 622-7239, 2513 W. 2nd

620. Wanted to Buy Miscellaneous

PAY CASH for household items, furniture, appliances, antiques, collectibles, tools, saddles. Entire households & estates welcome. Call 627-2033 or 623-6608.

630. Auction Sales

ADVERTISE YOUR AUCTION in 33 New Mexico newspapers for only $100. Your 25-word classified ad will reach more than 288,000 readers. Call this newspaper for more details. Or log onto www.nmpress.org for a list of participating newspapers.

635. Good things to Eat

Red Chile pods, local pinto beans, mountain apples, peanuts, cucumbers, all kinds of squash, onions, garlic, jalapenos, bell peppers, frozen green chile, sweet corn and many more vegetables. Accepting credit and debit cards and EBT. GRAVES FARM, 622-1889, open 8:30-5:30pm Mon-Sat, 1-5pm on Sunday.

715. Hay and Feed Sale

ALFALFA HAY & baled oat, small bale. 3x3 ft medium bales, 4x4 ft lrg bales available. Graves Farm & Garden, 6265 S. Graves Rd., 622-1889, take credit & debit cards.

720. Livestock & Supplies RABBIT CAGE & accessories. 4 rabbits, 7 ducks. 910-3317

745. Pets for Sale

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ADD A PICTURE OF YOUR PET FOR SALE FOR JUST $5! E-MAIL PICTURES TO: CLASSIFIEDS@ RDRNEWS.COM

ACCEPTING DEPOSITS on NKC Registered American Bulldog Puppies please Call 575-626-6121 PUPPY LOVE Grooming & Boarding - Large Dogs Welcome, Cats also 575-420-6655

RECREATIONAL 765. Guns & Ammunition

AMMUNITION DISPOSAL Call 626-0754. FOR SALE 257 weatherbead magam primed brass.575-626-5880.

775. Motorcycles & Scooters

2009 SUZUKI LT-R450 Quad special edition, low riding time, new tires, great condition, every scheduled maintenance up to date, $5000 OBO. 420-0431 2004 HONDA Shadow. $2750, low mi., great cond. 605-391-1521 1999 HONDA Shadow ACE. Must see, black & chrome, $2500. 626-7732

780. RV’s & Campers Hauling

MAIN TRAILER Sales Inc. New & Used Travel Trailers & 5th Wheels. Parts & Service. 2900 W. 2nd St. 575-622-1751. Mon-Fri, 8-5:30, Sat. 9-2. maintrailersalesinc.com

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780. RV’s & Campers Hauling

24 FEET RV-trailer for sale $4000. OBO.602-214-6376

TRANSPORTATION 790. Autos for Sale

SHOW US WHAT YOU’RE SELLING! INCLUDE A PICTURE IN YOUR AD FOR JUST $5! E-MAIL PICTURES TO: CLASSIFIEDS@ RDRNEWS.COM

790. Autos for Sale

GARAGE & YARD SALE KITS To make your sale more sucessful!

+ Tax

Includes: • 3 Signs • Pricing Stickers • Yard Sale Tips

795. Pickups/ Trucks/Vans

2008 CROWN Victoria V8 excellent condition. $7850 420-1352

2002 LARIAT FORD F-250 7.3 ltr All Leather, Very clean, runs great. $20,000 call 575-365-4006

2005 HYUNDAI Elantra 4d sedan, 47k mi. new tires $6750 Call 575-623-8696 or 806-535-0640

1985 GMC truck, excellent cond. except paint, 4x4, 4spd, $6000. 626-5423.

1958 LINCOLN with 4dr, nds radiator, $4000 626-7488

2002 F250, 7.3, 2 wheel dr, $6700 obo. 575-625-5524 leave msg.

2003 OLDS Alero, Runs great, 90k miles, $4500, owner financing w/$1500 down, 420-1352

1999 FORD F150 runs great! $3900. Call 317-6285 or 622-5109 1977 FORD truck, 6 cyl, 3 spd, $1200. 910-2442

1992 NISSAN 240 SX, low miles, $3650, owner financing w/$1500 down, 1401 Old Dexter Hwy, 420-1352

2002 F250, 7.3, 2 wheel dr, exd.cab, 4dr.lgb, $6700 obo. 575-625-5524 leave msg.

2006 Dodge Stratus SXT, $4250 1401 Old Dexter Hwy, owner financing w/$2k down 420-1352

796. SUVS

2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser, beautiful blue, low mileage, $5850 1401 Old Dexter Hwy, 420-1352

2001 Dodge Durango Sport, 4 wheel drive, 3rd seat, beautiful dark blue, low miles, new tires, $4850. 1401 Old Dexter Hwy, 420-1352

‘95 Fleetwood Braum Cadillac, great cond., for more info, 420-6751 or 208-8361

2003 GRAND Cherokee, V8, 4x4, 95k miles, x-nice, $8500, Frenchie,626-5423.

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Announcements

005 Special Notice 010 Card of Thanks 015 Personals/Special 020 Transportation 025 Lost & Found

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030 Education 035 Music – Dance/Drama 040 Instructions Wanted

Employment

045 Employment Opportunities 050 Salesperson/Agents 055 Employment Agencies 060 Jobs Wanted – M & F

Services

070 Agricultural Analysis 075 Air Conditioning 080 Alterations 085 Appliance Repair 090 Auto Repair 100 Babysitting 105 Childcare 110 Blade Work 115 Bookkeeping 120 Carpentry 125 Carpet Cleaning 130 Carpeting 135 Ceramic Tile 140 Cleaning 145 Clock & Watch Repair 150 Concrete 155 Counseling 160 Crafts/Arts 165 Ditching 170 Drafting 175 Drapery 180 Drilling 185 Electrical 190 Engraving 195 Elderly Care 200 Fencing 205 Fertilizer 210 Firewood – Coal 215 Floor Covering 220 Furniture Repair 224 Garage Door Repair 225 General Construction 226 Waterwell 230 General Repair 232 Chimney Sweep 235 Hauling 240 Horseshoeing 245 House Wrecking 250 Insulation 255 Insurance 260 Ironing & Washing 265 Janitorial 269 Excavating 270 Landscape/Lawnwork 280 Masonry/Concrete 285 Miscellaneous Service 290 Mobile Home Service 293 Monuments 295 Musical 300 Oil Field Services 305 Computers 306 Rubber Stamps 310 Painting/Decorating 315 Pest Control 316 Pets 320 Photography 325 Piano Tuning 330 Plumbing 335 Printing 340 Radio/TV’s/Stereo’s 345 Remodeling 350 Roofing 355 Sand Blasting 356 Satellite 360 Screens/Shutters 365 Security 370 Sewer Service & Repair 375 Sewing Machine Service 380 Sharpening 385 Slenderizing 390 Steam Cleaning 395 Stucco Plastering 400 Tax Service 401 Telephone Service 405 Tractor Work 410 Tree Service 415 Typing Service 420 Upholstery 425 Vacuum Cleaners 426 Video/Recording 430 Wallpapering 435 Welding

440 Window Repair 441 Window Cleaning 445 Wrought Iron 450 Services Wanted

Financial

455 Money: Loan/Borrow 456 Credit Cards 460 Insurance Co. 465 Oil, Mineral, Water, Land Lease/Sale 470 Investment: Stocks/Sale 475 Mortgages for Sale 480 Mortgages Wanted 485 Business Opportunities

Real Estate

490 Homes for Sale 495 Acreage/Farm/Ranch 500 Business for Sale 505 Commercial Business Property 510 Resort Out of Town Property 515 Mobile Homes/Sale 520 Lots for Sale 525 Building Transfer 530 Real Estate Wanted

Rentals

535 Apartments, Furnished 540 Apartments, Unfurnished 545 Houses, Furnished 550 Houses, Unfurnished 555 Mobile Homes – Rental 560 Sleeping Rooms 565 Rest Homes 569 Mobile Home Lots/Space 570 Mobile Home Courts 571 RV Parks 575 Resort Homes 580 Office/Business Rentals 585 Warehouse & Storage 590 Farms/Acreage – Rent 595 Miscellaneous for Rent 600 Want to Rent

Merchandise

605 Miscellaneous for Sale 610 Garage Sales, Individuals 611 Garage Sales, Businesses 615 Coins/Gold/Silver 620 Want to Buy – Miscellaneous 625 Antiques 630 Auction Sales 635 Good Things to Eat 640 Household Goods 645 Sewing Machines 650 Washers & Dryers 652 Computers 655 TV’s & Radios 660 Stereos 665 Musical Merchandise 670 Industrial Equipment 675 Camera/Photography 680 Heating Equipment 685 Air Conditioning Equipment 690 Business/Office Equipment 695 Machinery 700 Building Materials 705 Lawn/Garden/Fertilizer 710 Plants/Flowers 715 Hay & Feed Sale 720 Livestock & Supplies 721 Boarding Stables 725 Livestock Wanted 730 Poultry & Supplies 735 Poultry Wanted 740 Show Fowl 745 Pets for Sale

Recreational

750 Sports Equipment 755 Bicycles for Sale 760 Hunting & Camping Equipment 765 Guns & Ammunition 770 Boats & Accessories 775 Motorcycles 780 RV’s/Campers 785 Trailers Wanted

Transportation

790 Automobiles for Sale 795 Trucks & Vans 796 SUV’s 800 Classic Automobiles 805 Imported Automobiles 810 Auto Parts & Accessories 815 Wanted – Autos

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