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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Musician Ben Tucker performed with stars from Quincy Jones to Peggy Lee before he settled in the 1970s in Savannah, where the jazz bassist became one of the Georgia city’s bestknown working musicians. He was killed in a car crash Tuesday at age 82. - PAGE A8

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PECOS (AP) — Two massive columns of smoke hovered over norther n New Mexico on Tuesday as more than 1,100 firefighters worked to build lines across rugged mountainsides and keep flames from pushing closer to summer homes and cabins. Haze from the fires drifted across New Mexico, leading residents to worry that the state might be in for a third consecutive record-breaking fire season. Fire managers and forecasters said conditions are

worse than during previous years. Sparked by a downed power line, the Tres Lagunas Fire north of Pecos was 7 percent contained after charring more than 13 square miles in Santa Fe National Forest. Crews were concentrating efforts on Holy Ghost Canyon, where the flames of an over night spot fire had raced through a few dozen acres. No structures have burned, but an evacuation

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This photo released courtesy Zach Bryan shows a massive plume of smoke rising from the Thompson Ridge Fire burning in the Jemez Mountains north of Rio Rancho, on Tuesday.

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• Man found shot • Accident on Country Club • NMMI, alumni board face nasty divorce • Nature: beautiful and terrifying • Free legal advice draws crowd


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The Studio Plus youngsters rehearse for their production of Color Me Dance featuring a second act of Cinderella at Pearson Auditorium on the NMMI campus, Friday afternoon. The dance production will feature around 200 entertainers ranging in ages from 3-18 and a wide range of music. Showtimes are set for this Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m and tickets can be obtained at the auditorium.


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University President Gordon Gee abruptly announced his retirement Tuesday after he came under fire for jokingly referring to “those damn Catholics” at Notre Dame and poking fun at the academic quality of other schools. The remarks were first reported last week by The Associated Press, and Ohio State at the time called them unacceptable and said it had placed Gee on a “remediation plan” to change his behavior. - PAGE B1


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Drug-scare numbers grow nationally IRS spent

JILL MCLAUGHLIN RECORD STAFF WRITER The Centers for Disease Control has confirmed 24 patients in four states reported infections after being injected with the medication implicated in a federal investigation and recall. Roswell Family Clinic on North Main Street was the only medical facility to receive the drug in New Mexico and no adverse reactions were reported from clinic patients, officials reported. State health department officials confirmed only 32 patients received a shot of the steroid medication from the suspicious batch, though 53 in all were administered a dose of the drug recently. “The Roswell clinic had two lots of meds from the pharmacy,” said New Mexico Department of Health spokesman David Morgan Tuesday. “Only the one they had administered to the 32 was felt to be contaminated and was part of the recall.” No reports of meningitis or other life-threatening infections were reported. The drug—used to treat inflamma-

tion, asthma, allergic reactions, joint and upper respiratory issues—was produced by Main Street Family Pharmacy in Newbern, Tenn. The company voluntarily issued a recall of its entire stock of sterile products manufactured after Dec. 6, 2012, following initial reports that seven patients suffered skin abscesses at injection sites. Main Street is now undergoing a federal investigation into its manufacturing processes. Main Street spokesman Joe Grillo said the company is doing everything possible to ensure that all potentially affected compounded medicines are recalled and no longer used by consumers or health care providers. “We’re trying to do everything in our power to cooperate,” Grillo told the Record. “It’s still inconclusive according to the FDA.” The 24 patients, in Arkansas, Florida, Illinois and North Carolina, were injected with a compound that included the drug methylprednisolone acetate, the same medication involved in the deaths of more than 55 people last year. However, the medication was not

compounded or distributed by the same manufacturer. The Main Street batch was released to 13 states—Florida, Illinois, Mississippi, New Mexico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Arkansas, Kentucky, North Carolina, California, Louisiana and Alabama. The majority of affected patients developed skin and soft tissue infections at the injection site, according to the CDC. “It’s still inconclusive as to where this medicine is the cause,” Grillo said. “It’s fair to say it’s suspected, but it’s not conclusive.” The suspected batch of medication continues to be located and returned, he said. Any Roswell Family Care patients with concerns can call 575-6225705. The FDA encourages health care providers and consumers to report adverse events or quality problems experienced with the use of any Main Street products to the FDA's MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program at

$4.1M on training conference

WASHINGTON (AP) — Already heavily criticized for targeting conservative groups, the Internal Revenue Service absorbed another blow Tuesday as new details emerged about senior officials enjoying luxury hotel rooms, free drinks and free food at a $4.1 million training conference. It was one of many expensive gatherings the agency held for employees over a threeyear period. One top official stayed five nights in a room that regularly goes for $3,500 a night, and another — who was later promoted —

France, Britain confirm use of sarin gas in Syria AP Photo

This Friday, May 3, 2013, citizen journalism image provided by Edlib News Network, ENN, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows an anti-Syrian regime protester holding up an Arabic placard reading, “If America does not know who used the chemical weapons, so it could be flying saucers from another planet,” during a demonstration in Sarmada town, in Idlib province, northern Syria.

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PARIS (AP) — France said Tuesday it has confirmed that the nerve gas sarin was used “multiple times and in a localized way” in Syria, including at least once by the regime. It was the most specific claim by any Western power about chemical weapons attacks in the 27-month-old conflict. Britain later said that tests it conducted on samples taken from Syria also were positive for sarin. The back-to-back announcements left many questions unanswered, highlighting the difficulties of confirming from a distance whether combatants in Syria have crossed the “red line” set by President Barack Obama. The regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad has refused to allow U.N. investigators into the country. The French and British findings, based on See SYRIA, Page A3

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Customer pulls gun on another at Denny’s Aggravated assault

• Police responded to Denny’s Restaurant, 2200 block of North Main Street, Saturday, where a customer came up to pay for his meal and pulled a gun on another customer. No one was injured during the incident. The subject drove away in a vehicle described as a white four-door with black diamond plate. • Police were dispatched to the 400 block of East Deming Street, Saturday. The victim told officials he went to repossess a 2007 Hyundai when a male subject wearing a black muscle shirt came out and pulled a gun on him.

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Police responded to the intersection of South Kentucky Avenue and Reed Street, Monday, following reports of shots fired. No injuries or damages were reported.


• Police were dispatched to Bent Tree Road, Monday. The victim told officials that she returned home to find the front door ajar and several items missing, including: a 39-inch television, a Wii game station, an Xbox, a blanket/comforter set, an air gun and numerous pieces of jewelry. The missing items were valued at $3,470. • Police were sent to the 2300 block of North Grand Avenue, after subjects gained entry into a residence and took a 32-inch television and a gaming system. The items were valued at $750. • Police were called to the 1500 block of South Kentucky Avenue, Saturday, where someone threw a rock through a window and several items were missing, including a handbag and a stethoscope. The losses were estimated at $309. • Police were dispatched to the 1300 block of West Albuquerque Street, Sunday. The victim reported a 60-inch flat-screen television stolen. Officers recovered the television abandoned in a yard on the same block. • Police were called to the 1900 block of West Wildy Street, Monday, after subjects gained access to a vehicle and removed a pistol and a DVD player. The items were valued at $350.


• Police were dispatched to Walmart, 4300 N. Main St., Friday, after $177 worth of vodka was taken from the shelves and the subject left the store without paying. • Police responded to Kmart, 1705 S. Main St., Friday, where subjects removed $443 worth of items. One arrest was made.

Criminal damage

• Police received a report of a window struck by a bullet, Friday, in the 100 block of South Delaware Avenue. No one was injured during the incident. • Police were dispatched to the 1200 block of East Alameda Street, Saturday, after subjects broke out a window on a residence. The damages were estimated at $150. Nothing was reported stolen. • Police were called to a rental property in the 200 block of N. Michigan Avenue, Saturday, by a Century 21 representative who said two windows, valued at $20, had been broken. • Police were dispatched to the 700 block of South Plains Park Drive, Monday, where subjects smashed a window, valued at $500.


• Police responded to the Roswell Museum & Art Center, 100 W. 11th St., Saturday. A City of Roswell employee reported that the entire heating, ventilation and air -conditioning unit, valued at $3,000, was stolen. • Police were called to the 1100 block of West 14th Street, Friday, where two window-mounted air conditioners, valued at $300, were stolen. • Police were dispatched to St Paul’s Church of God In Christ, 321 E. McGaffey St., Saturday, where subjects took two window air-conditioning units, valued at $250. Anyone having information about 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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Johnny Gonzales (right) and his sister Angie sort canned goods Tuesday for the Community Volunteer Program’s upcoming Father’s Day Food Basket Giveaway celebration, to be held Sunday, June 19, at 10 a.m., at the Roswell Boys & Girls Club, 201 S. Garden Ave. Along with free food baskets, the event also will feature free food, door prizes and live music. For more information about the giveaway or volunteering, call 624-7579.

Judge accepts insanity plea in Colo. shooting case

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A judge accepted James Holmes’ long-awaited plea of not guilty by reason of insanity Tuesday and ordered him to undergo a mental evaluation — an examination that could be a decisive factor in whether the Colorado theater shooting suspect is convicted and sentenced to die. The judge also granted prosecutors access to a hotly contested notebook that Holmes sent to a psychiatrist shortly before the July 20 rampage, which left 12 people dead and 70 injured in a bloody, bulletriddled movie theater in suburban Denver. Taken together, the three developments marked a major step forward in the 10-month-old case, which at times has inched along through thickets of legal arguments or veered off on tangents. Holmes faces more than 160 counts of murder and attempted murder, and prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. He will now be examined by the Colorado Mental Health Institute in Pueblo, but it’s not certain when the evaluation will begin or how long it will take. Hospital officials have said that before they meet with Holmes, they want to review evidence in the case, which prosecutors said totals nearly 40,000 pages. Judge Carlos Samour Jr. set a tentative date of Aug.


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2 for the exam to be complete but said he would push that back if hospital officials request more time. Samour indicated he still hopes to begin Holmes’ trial in February. Holmes, 25, shuffled into court with his wrists and ankles shackled, wearing a long, bushy beard and dark, curly hair that was slicked back. Samour read Holmes a five-page list of consequences of the insanity plea and asked if he had any questions. “No,” Holmes answered in a clear, firm voice. It was only the second time since his arrest that he has spoken in court, other than occasional whispered exchanges with his attorneys. The findings of the mental evaluation will become evidence in Homes’ trial, but they are not the final word on whether he was legally insane at the time of the shootings. The jurors

will determine that. If their verdict is not guilty by reason of insanity, Holmes would be committed to the Mental Health Institute indefinitely. He could theoretically be released one day if doctors determine his sanity has been restored, but that is considered unlikely. If their verdict is guilty, jurors would then decide whether Holmes will be executed or spend the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole. Colorado law defines insanity as the inability to distinguish right from wrong caused by a diseased or defective mind. Marcus Weaver, who was wounded and lost his friend Rebecca Wingo in the shooting, doesn’t believe Holmes is insane but is grateful the case is moving forward. “As we’ve seen evidence and seen the case unfold, it’s become more evident that Mr. Holmes did what he did, and it had nothing to do with his mental state,” he said. The insanity plea is widely seen as Holmes’ best chance of avoiding execution, but his lawyers delayed it for weeks, saying Colorado’s laws on the insanity plea and the death penalty could work in combination to violate his constitutional rights. The judge overruled their objections last week, but on Tuesday he conceded

one point: Neither Holmes nor his lawyers had to sign a statement or say in court that they understood the five-page list of consequences of the insanity plea. Samour originally planned to require Holmes and the defense to acknowledge they understood those consequences before he accepted the plea. But Samour said Tuesday he had deter mined that wasn’t required by law. Holmes needed Samour’s approval to enter the insanity plea because a judge had entered a standard not guilty plea on Holmes’ behalf in March. Prosecutors first sought access to the notebook when its existence was made public days after the shooting. Holmes had mailed it to Dr. Lynn Fenton, a University of Colorado, Denver psychiatrist who had treated Holmes. Holmes had been a graduate student in neuroscience at the university. The notebook’s contents have never been officially made public, but media reports have said it contains drawings depicting violence. The defense argued the notebook was protected by doctor -patient privilege. But Samour ruled Tuesday that under Colorado law, Holmes waived that privilege when he entered the insanity plea.

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order remained in place for more than 140 homes in the area and an emergency closure was issued for the entire Pecos and Las Vegas ranger district, including the Pecos Wilderness. Fire information officer Gerry Perry said officials were monitoring conditions to determine when residents would be allowed to return. “We’re prepared for anything, and we’re optimistic we’ll be able to turn the corner on this thing,” Perry said. “But the weather certainly is not helping us and added to that is the significant period of drought that this area has endured.” Some residents stayed behind, including Scott Rice and his son, Connor. They were pumping water from the Pecos River to hose down areas near their barn and house. Kay Rice told The New Mexican that said she wasn’t worried about her husband and son. “They are smart enough to know when to drop the hose and leave,” she said. “But I also knew my husband wasn’t going to leave. He would do what he had to do to stay and defend the house. “This isn’t our second or third home,” she added. “This is where we live. We raised our kids there.” To the west, in the Jemez Mountains, firefighters were also dealing with hot, dry and windy weather as they battled the Thompson Ridge Fire. It has burned about 7 square miles of rugged territory covered by conifer and ponderosa pine. Homes in the Thompson Valley, Rancho de la Cueva and Elk Valley areas remained under evacuation orders. The fire was sparked by a downed power line owned by the Jemez Mountains Electric Co-op. The utility is already facing at least two lawsuits stemming from the 2011 Las Conchas Fire that ignited when a tree fell onto a power line.


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stayed four nights in a room that regularly goes for $1,499. A total of 132 IRS officials received room upgrades at the conference in 2010 in Anaheim, Calif., according to a report by J. Russell George, the T reasury Department inspector general for tax administration. The tax agency paid a flat daily fee of $135 per hotel room, the report said, but the upgrades were part of a package deal that added to the overall cost of the conference. The report was made public on the same day leaders of six conservative groups testified at a congressional hearing, where they told lawmakers they had endured abuse from IRS agents as they spent years trying to qualify for tax-exempt status. In often-emotional testimony, the conservatives described IRS demands for details about employees’ and group officials’ political activities and backgrounds, for comments they’d posted on websites, for videos of meetings and information


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Health officials issue wildfire smoke advisory SANTA FE (AP) — State health officials have issued an advisory for those areas of northern New Mexico that are affected by smoke from two wildfires. The state Department of Health says the communities that are most affected include Pecos, Jemez Springs and La Cueva. Visibility could be reduced to less than 3 miles and potentially unhealthy conditions could occur overnight and into the early morning. Health Secretary Retta Ward says the smoke can irritate a person’s eyes and respiratory system as well as intensify chronic heart and lung problems. Officials are urging people who are sensitive to the smoke — including pregnant women, the elderly and young children — to limit their time outdoors. Any time visibility drops under 5 miles, officials say air quality is considered unhealthy for sensitive groups.

“This isn’t the first or the last time that this has happened,” Valerie Espinoza, vice-chair of the state Public Regulation Commission, told the Albuquerque Journal. “I think we can do more to ensure that we have safe electrical lines and that the co-ops have the resources they need to be better prepared to do their jobs.” Utility officials said changing regulations to make it easier to widen rights of way and educating property owners about keeping trees from growing into power lines could ease the problem.

on whether speakers at such sessions voiced political views. Some said it took three years to get their taxexempt status; others said they were still waiting. “I’m a born-free American woman,” Becky Gerritson, president of the Wetumpka Tea Party of Alabama, tearfully told the lawmakers. “I’m telling my government, ‘You’ve forgotten your place.”’ Federal regulations say that tax-exempt social welfare organizations can engage in some political activity but the activity cannot be their primary mission. It is up to the IRS to make that determination of their level of political activity, and some Democrats at Tuesday’s House Ways and Means Committee hearing noted that some liberal groups also have had a hard time winning taxexempt status from the IRS. However, revelations about IRS agents improperly targeting tea party and other groups have led to investigations by three congressional committees and the Justice Department. One top IRS official was forced to resign, another retired and a third was placed on paid administrative leave.

samples taken from Syria, came hours after a U.N. team said it had “reasonable grounds” to suspect small-scale use of toxic chemicals in at least four attacks in March and April. The U.N. probe was conducted from outside Syria’s borders, based on interviews with doctors and witnesses of purported attacks and a review of amateur videos from Syria. The team said solid evidence will remain elusive until inspectors can collect samples from victims directly or from the sites of alleged attacks. Some experts cautioned that the type of evidence currently available to investigators — videos, witness reports and physiological samples of uncertain origin — leaves wide doubts. At the same time, forensic evidence of alleged chemical weapons use is fading away with time, and the longer U.N. inspectors are kept out of Syria, the harder it will be to collect conclusive proof, they said. Syria is suspected of having one of the world’s largest chemical weapons arsenals, including mustard and nerve gas, such as sarin. In recent weeks, the regime and those trying to topple Assad have increasingly used accusations of chemical weapons as a propaganda tool, but have offered no solid proof.

Tuesday’s report by the inspector general suggests the agency has struggled with management issues beyond the division that handles tax-exempt applications. According to the report, expensive employee conferences were approved with few restraints or safeguards until new rules were imposed in 2011. In all, the IRS held 225 employee conferences from 2010 through 2012, at a total cost of $49 million, the report said. The Anaheim conference was the most expensive, but others were costly, too. In 2010, the agency held a conference in Philadelphia that cost $2.9 million, one in San Diego that cost $1.2 million and another in Atlanta that also cost $1.2 million. All of these conferences would violate new rules imposed by the White House budget of fice in 2012 that cap expenses for a single conference at $500,000. In 2010 alone, the IRS had 13 conferences that cost more than that. By comparison, the General Services Administration was widely criticized for a 2010 conference in Las Vegas that cost $823,000.

In the West, meanwhile, the lack of certainty about such allegations is linked to a high stakes political debate over whether the U.S. should get more involved in the Syria conflict, including by arming those fighting Assad. Obama has been reluctant to send weapons to the Syrian rebels, in part because of the presence of Islamic militants among them. Obama has warned that the use of chemical weapons or their transfer to a terrorist group would cross a “red line,” hinting at forceful intervention in such an event. Yet he has insisted on a high level of proof, including a “chain of custody,” that can only come from on-site investigations currently being blocked by the regime. In Tuesday’s announcement about sarin, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said his government had analyzed several samples, including some brought back from Syria by reporters from the Le Monde newspaper. He said that there was “no doubt” that at least in one case, the regime and its allies were responsible for the attack. “We have integrally traced the chain, from the attack, to the moment people were killed, to when the samples were taken and analyzed,” Fabius told the TV station France 2. He said a line was crossed and that “all options are on the table,” including intervening “militarily where the gas is produced or stored.”

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Only four presidents have been invited to France for D-Day SANTA FE — At this time last year, President Barack Obama was facing severe criticism for showing a lack of patriotism by not attending the commemoration ceremonies at Normandy on DDay. Let’s hope that by now all the people who were howling last year are squared away on how D-Day is commemorated in France. If not, the following information may be helpful. President Obama was accused of being the first president in 70 years not to attend the D-Day ceremonies. Obama cleared that up by noting that he indeed attended D-Day ceremonies his first year in office and caused quite a stir when French President Nicolas Sarkozy invited only Obama and not Queen Elizabeth. The queen made a big deal out of it because she is the only head of state, who saw service during World War II. She was a mechanic and truck driver. The general con-




sensus was that Sarkozy wanted Obama to himself all that day. But then the refrain began that Obama did not attend any of the three commemorations since then and that every other U.S. president had attended them all. That one didn’t hold water either. International protocol holds that heads of state do not enter another country unless invited by that country’s head of state. That’s something I hadn’t realized. Evidently D-Day is celebrated in every little town and village near the Normandy beaches. National ceremonies are held only once every 10 years. That began only in 1984. President Ronald Reagan

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was invited and he attended. He wasn’t invited the remaining years of his term. And he didn’t attend. Bill Clinton was invited in 1994 and attended. George W. Bush was invited in 2004 and he attended. In 2009, the veterans of the Normandy landing petitioned President Sarkozy to hold a 65th national celebration because there were so few D-Day veterans still living. Sarkozy obliged. Obama was invited and went. So, four U.S. presidents have been invited to the Normandy events and all four have gone — including President Obama. No other U.S. president has gone and no one has gone more than once. This doesn’t mean, however, that no U.S. official has been to Normandy on other D-Days. The United States has a visitors center at the U.S. cemetery where 9,387 U.S. war dead are buried. Then-U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates presided over the

dedication in 2007. Participation by Germany has been a sore point. In 2004, German Chancellor Helmut Kohl asked to be invited as a show of total European unity. His request was denied. Germany tries hard to be a good neighbor in Europe. Germans avoid any shows of patriotism for fear of appearing militant. They have adopted a deep streak of pacifism opposing all wars. This led to major disagreements when the United States and Britain entered into wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Germany argued that their nation owes it to history to stress alternatives to war. We and our allies could not understand how Germans could allow people to be sent to prison camps and be killed. The Germans answer that they were at war and that the people imprisoned were said to be security risks. America has found it difficult to

argue with that reasoning because our nation was doing the same with the Japanese, Italians and some Germans. The difference was that we weren’t exterminating our prisoners. Neither side asked much about the prisoners once they were in camps. Finally, in 2009, the 65th anniversary of D-Day, German leaders were invited. D-Day has never been a big deal in the United States. It is sandwiched in between Memorial Day, Flag Day, Juneteenth and July 4th. The American culture isn’t especially celebration-oriented. We seem more work-oriented. So even though we took two of the five Normandy beaches, Utah and Omaha, we mainly leave it to the movies to carry the message that we won the war single-handily. (Write to Jay Miller at 3 La Tusa, Santa Fe, NM 87505; by fax at 984-0982; or by e-mail at

Keep card check on back burner

Big Labor gave Barack Obama a big boost. When Obama won re-election, labor chief Richard Trumka made a big boast: Obama will get done what he failed to do in the first term, which is to get card check to become the law of the land. Card check was a bad idea in the first term and equally bad now. Given the administration’s current distractions with national security concerns and scandals, card check is on the back burner. It should stay there. In fact, it should be removed from the stove and put in the garbage disposal. Card check would allow labor activists to intimidate workers into approving union representation. It would replace the secret ballot method that’s cherished in regular elections but despised by Trumka and other labor bosses. “Card checks and getting rid of the secret ballot is the holy grail of union organizing,” Heritage Foundation fellow James Sherk told Newsmax, a conservative news and opinion outlet. Shortly after Obama’s re-election last November, Trumka predicted card check would become law during the second term. But the AFL-CIO chief can’t deny that the best chance for card check died when Republicans took over the House of Representatives two years earlier. The only chance it has legislatively in the second term is a Democratic takeover of Congress, as well as support from moderate Democrats. In other words, there isn’t much of a chance the way it looks now. We ascribe Trumka’s optimism about card check as post-election puffery — not unlike the kind Obama and his liberal supporters displayed about many issues. This optimism has waned as Obama’s presidency sputters. His inability to win on big-ticket issues such as gun control gives unions little reason to hope card check will clear the current Congress. Unions believe they’re owed by Democrats for the $400 million they pumped into the 2012 elections. Labor has been taking a number of hits recently, including a judicial repudiation of recess appointments Obama made to the National Labor Relations Board. Michigan lawmakers opted to join the ranks of right-to-work states. Wisconsin voters rejected an attempt to punish Republican Gov. Scott Walker for reining in the excessive power enjoyed by public sector workers. Nationwide, union membership fell from 11.8 percent in 2011 to 11.3 percent in 2012, the lowest level since 1916. No wonder Trumka and fellow labor bosses want Washington to endorse the heavyhanded card check proposal: It would make it so much easier to organize workers by allowing organizers to personally contact workers leaning against certification. This contact could take an ugly turn. A balanced approach is to not overly restrict union participation but also not to stack the deck in favor of unions. Not even labor bosses can deny that unions have a history of violence and intimidation. Yes, that once could have been said about the management side, but not so much anymore. The secret ballot mitigates the intimidation factor. Card check would elevate it. Guest Editorial The Colorado Springs Gazette DEAR DOCTOR K: In a previous column you wrote about the importance of balance exercises as we age. But why does our balance get worse as we get older? DEAR READER: A number of changes that come with aging can affect our balance. — Inside our ears is a balance center called the vestibular system that detects where our body is in space. Are we upright or lying flat; are we standing on our feet or performing a handstand? The vestibular system is connected to centers in the brain that also control our balance. When the vestibular system and brain deter mine that we’r e about to fall over, the brain

Learning how to spell success for future generations The annual ritual known as the Scripps National Spelling Bee came and went last week with kids spelling words that, I suspect, many with graduate degrees couldn’t spell. The winner was Arvind Mahankali, a 13-year -old eighth-grader from Bayside Hills, N.Y. Mahankali is the first boy to win the title since 2008. There is a lesson to be learned from the success of these young people, including the ones who came close to winning but didn’t. It is the value of persistence. Mahankali won this year by spelling the German word “knaidel.” He lost the bee three times before and



directs the body to take corrective action. Maybe we twist back upright so we don’t fall. Maybe we’re too far off center to avoid falling, so our arms and hands stretch out to brace our fall. As we age, cells in the vestibular system die off. This affects how accurately we detect our position in space. That, in turn, affects our ability to correct our



was eliminated from competition in 2011 and 2012 on German-derived words. Recognizing his weakness, Mahankali repaired his deficit. And his strategy succeeded. History teaches the value of persistence. Abraham Lincoln lost several elections before winning the 1860 presidential race. He never gave up. Inven-

position. For example, if we start to tilt to the right and the vestibular system doesn’t detect this quickly, it becomes harder for the brain to prevent falling to the right. — Our sight, the ability to focus and see things clearly, diminishes with age. So do depth perception, night vision and sensitivity to contrast. Eye problems can impair, blur or distort vision. The loss of these visual cues compromises balance. Corrective lenses or surgery may help. — Blood pr essur e can dip suddenly when you stand up, causing dizziness, lightheadedness, blurry vision, even fainting. Standing up slowly — sitting first on the side of the bed

tors of the telephone, airplane and motorcar refused to quit after repeated failures. Regardless of one’s background or circumstances, persistence can make any life better. My favorite lesson on persistence comes from a 2006 film called “Akeelah and the Bee.” The movie is about an 11year -old girl (wonderfully played by Keke Palmer). Akeelah attends a middle school in the Crenshaw area of Los Angeles. The school is a failure factory and so devoid of resources it can’t afford doors on bathroom stalls. Akeelah’s father was murdered; her mother (played by Angela Bassett), works as a nurse and struggles

when you rise, for example — may help. — We lose a lot of muscle mass and strength as we age. We also lose power — a function of strength and speed — which affects balance, too. If you start to trip, power helps you react swiftly. Exercise can help you rebuild strength and power, or at least slow the pace of decline. — Our reflexes and coordination slow with age. Thus, you may be more likely to stumble — and take mor e time to r eact when you do. Many health pr oblems can inter fer e with balance. They include, but are not limited to, arthritis, stroke, Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis. Medications may also increase your risk of falls. They can

to raise her daughter and Akeelah’s brother, who keeps company with neighborhood hoodlums. Akeelah has a gift for spelling. The school’s principal introduces her to a spelling coach, brilliantly played by Laurence Fishburne. Akeelah wins her school’s spelling bee and goes on to the next level, pitting her against children unlike herself and forcing her into an unfamiliar world. Many of Akeelah’s friends accuse her of being a “brainiac” which, along with the charge of “acting white,” discourages her from

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cause blurred vision, dizziness, lightheadedness and drowsiness. Some medications may damage the inner ear, spurring balance disorders. Along with r egular aer obic exercise and weight training, balance exercises are important as we get older. Such exercises really can help you improve your balance. I’ve posted some of these simple exercises before, but I think it’s worthwhile to highlight them again. You can find them on my website, (Dr. Komaroff is a physician and professor at Harvard Medical School. To send questions, go to, or write: Ask Doctor K, 10 Shattuck St., Second Floor, Boston, MA 02115.)


In-person care versus being ‘seen’ by a screen; May’s ‘Taps’ Roswell Daily Record

Over the past year or so, whenever the desperate request for critically needed local VA health care in the form of emergency care or urgent care is made by local veterans, a favorite/typical response (to avoid taking action on the problem) was, “we are presently using and increasing services for tele-med health care delivery to rural areas.” Our congressional representatives are told by the Albuquerque VA this will resolve our problems, and so they pass that along to local, rural veterans as the problem resolution. Sadly, that is not — let me repeat — that is not going to solve our rural health care problem. Let me be clear. I consider the Albuquerque VA telemedicine program an excellent health care delivery system, and the professionals providing that service to be excellent medical providers as well as very caring professional individuals. I have experienced this firsthand. However, the tele-med system cannot provide emergency medical care or urgent medical care desperately needed by the southeastern New Mexico veterans. It is an excellent system to provide eye/retinal examinations and care, cardiac monitoring for heart patients, diabetic monitoring for diabetics, psychiatric counseling for mental health screening and treatment, as well as certain other specialty care medical delivery. It cannot, however, be there for patients needing non-specialty, immediate health care attention. Here is an example where telemedicine does not solve the problem. Veteran A is running a fever of 102°, his



throat is sore and he has a really painful earache. He is throwing up constantly and has a tremendous pain in his abdomen. He does not use tele-med services for special medical care, so he isn’t on the telemedicine “radar.” Besides, none of their services could really assist him medically, other than to advise him to go to the emergency room. This is the same advice being given by the Artesia Community Based Outpatient Clinic, currently. When a veteran follows that advice, many times he or she finds the VA will not pay for the visit. The CBOC has no plan for urgent care or emergency care at their facility, so the only alternative is for the veteran to drive six hours round trip with a 102° temperature, severe pain in their head and/or abdomen as well as throwing up all the way. We treat our animals and illegal aliens with much better care and respect. There are hundreds of other scenarios that show how tele-med cannot solve urgent care/emergency care problems. Taos recently had the same problem, which rural care resolved. An extended or outreach clinic was established, even though Roswell was denied “a fix” at the same time.

Roswell has more veterans and a longer drive to the nearest full-service CBOC. Taos veterans have a significantly shorter drive to the Albuquerque VA Medical Center. Why was Taos approved and Roswell (once again) shot down? Pure politics! I sincerely wonder if Roswell vets (and citizens in general) are ever going to get angry enough to “hire” (elect) representatives who will stop this lunacy found in southeast New Mexico. Possibly, there may be a movement beginning to do just that. More later. It’s not rocket science, folks! A growing list of local crusaders who want to be nice and play “pattycake” with the VA administrative decision makers have been promised improvements which never happened, yet they walk away patting themselves on the back, as if they “made a difference.” As with past attempts, the VA just laughs at them, and continues business as usual. What’s the old song lyric, “there are none so deaf as those who will not hear, or none so blind as those who will not see.” One day, I hope somebody steps up and wants to make a difference, instead of wanting to make friends! “Taps” for the month of May was as follows: Bobbie Ray Lamontine, Army, Cold War, (Lagrone); Jesus G. Vega III, Marine Corps, (AndersonBethany); Howard K. Reed, Army, Korean War, (Ballard); Linus Brown, World War II and Korean Wars, (Anderson- Bethany); Robert S. Reed Jr., Marine Corps, WW II (Ballard). Rest in peace, my brothers. God bless.


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achieving her true potential. Akeelah persists and, in the end, triumphs. The route she takes to get there is part of the incredible story. I’ve seen the film five times and tear up each time I watch it. It’s about overcoming, not settling. Unfortunately, this film and the participants in the real-life spelling bee represent a disappearing America. We don’t want to persevere. We seldom teach it to our young. Persistence takes far too long. Instead, too many envy what others have and believe that the successful “owe” the unsuccessful. Far too many promote a culture that values greed and excess. Hard work, personal responsibility and persistence are vanishing faster than integrity in Washington. And many politicians like it that way. They encourage government dependency because it sustains their careers. The more they’re thought to be needed, the likelier they are to be re-elected. We appear to have moved from “you can do it for yourself” to “you can’t do it without us” — “us” being the federal government.

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A new Quinnipiac University Poll found that “only 3 percent of voters trust the federal government to do the right thing almost all the time, while 12 percent say they trust it most of the time; 47 percent say some of the time and 36 percent hardly ever.” That’s hardly a glowing endorsement.

Big government has become a modern “false god.” We bow in its direction while ignoring evidence it is incapable of responding to our worship. The coming “train wreck” of Obamacare — Sen. Max Baucus’ (DMont.) words, not mine — will be the next example.

It is only when we rediscover ancient virtues and apply them to today that we will see much more of the type of success experienced by Arvind Mahankali and others like him. He, not the latest video game or teen idol, should be the next generation’s role model.

(Write to Cal Thomas at: Tribune Media Services, 2225 Kenmore Ave., Suite 114, Buffalo, N.Y. 14207. Readers may also e-mail Cal Thomas at

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Tobosa’s board of directors to meet VA to host veterans’ Tobosa

Friends of the Roswell Public Library will be there to greet you.

Tobosa Developmental Services board of directors will meet Thursday at noon at Tobosa’s Center, 110 E. Summit.

Lunch & Learn


LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens) will have its monthly meeting Thursday at 6 p.m. at La Familia Mental Health Care, 200 W. Hobbs St. For more information, call Manuel Martinez at 317-3478 or Richard Garcia, 622-6633.

Cosplay workshop

Get ready for the Sci-Fi Filmfest and Cosmicon coming to the Roswell Mall June 28-30! Roswell Filmfest & Cosmicon, along with Hobby Lobby, will hold a Cosplay workshop Friday at Hobby Lobby from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Cosplay is the fantastic costumes worn throughout comic conventions featuring sci-fi, fantasy, anime, steam punk and more. At this workshop, we will teach costuming design and techniques. Hobby Lobby has a starter kit for $20 which includes the tools and materials to create a Bane mask from Dark Knight Rises; you will learn step-by-step how to create this in the class. To sign up or for more information email


Shannon Wooton, County Extension home economist and instructor of the Diabetic Cooking School, is Friday’s Healthsense speaker. Wooton will discuss reading labels on food packaging to help control diabetes (and weight!). She will also touch on home safety. This is a “don’t miss” talk by the Strong Woman, Strong Bones lead instructor at Senior Circle. The free talk is at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Senior Circle, 2801 N. Main St., next door to Family Dollar. It includes a light lunch. Senior Circle is a resource of Eastern New Mexico Medical Center.

Pancake breakfast

The Salvation Army monthly pancake breakfast will be this Saturday from 711 a.m. at 612 West College Blvd. Our buffet-style breakfast offers pancakes, waffles, eggs cooked any style, omelets filled with a variety of ingredients, biscuits and gravy, hash browns, bacon, sausage, ham, orange juice, milk and coffee. Cost is $5 per person. Good fellowship and conversation are free.

Autism support

Please join us Saturday from 1-3 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Church on the corner of Fifth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue for a free ABA training session. This is for all parents and caregivers of children on the autism spectrum. There will be free child care, refreshments and, time permitting, a Q-and-A after the training. Call Emilea at 360-473-7832 for more information or email


The June meeting of the Chaves County section of MUFON, the Mutual UFO Network, will be 1-3 p.m. on Saturday in classroom LRC121 in the Learning Resource Center on the Eastern New Mexico University- Roswell campus. The public is welcome. For more details or directions call state director Don Burleson at 622-0855.

Free movies

MainStreet Roswell will present a free movie every Saturday this summer. All movies will begin at dusk at


“We want to make you a loan”


$200 - $2,000

Cielo Grande, with the exception of the July 20 movie which will be shown at Cahoon Park and the June 28 movie to be shown at the Roswell Civic Center. The movies are: June 8: Hotel Transylvania June 15: ParaNorman June 22: Charlotte’s Web June 28: Iron Man July 5: Escape from Planet Earth July 13: Madagascar 3 July 20: Brave July 27: Finding Nemo Aug. 3: Despicable Me Aug. 10: How to Train Your Dragon

Eat for books

Do you love good food and good books? On Tuesday, June 11, from 4-10 p.m., Chili’s Restaurant, 4502 N. Main St., will host a fundraiser event for the Friends of the Roswell Public Library. Pick up a flyer at the Roswell Public Library, at Books Again (404 W. Second St.) or from any of the Friends’ board members. Flyers will also be at local motels. We hope to see many of the Senior Olympics athletes at Chili’s. Present the flyer to your server at Chili’s and Chili’s will donate 10 percent of your ticket to the Friends of the Roswell Public Library. Members of the

Learn about long-term care insurance policies during a Lunch & Learn event at the Roswell Chamber of Commerce, 131 W. Second St., Thursday, June 13, from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Don Hunger will discuss longterm life insurance and how it is an essential part of a sound financial and retirement plan. All members are encouraged to participate in a series of insurance sales presentations to be held in the coming weeks. There is no obligation or requirement to participate in this voluntary insurance program. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to 623-5695. Seats are limited. Fee is $10 for members, $15 for nonmembers.

Artist open call

The Gallery is looking for a few good artists to show and sell their work at Roswell’s oldest and most successful art venue! The Gallery invitation is open to all artists residing in southeastern New Mexico and working in any media. Artists are selected by a jury of our current membership. Artists selected agree to various requirements of time to staff the Gallery. For more information see our website at and come by The Gallery for an application. You may also contact Wanda Dent 623-9649, Charlene Willis 623-8374, or Nancy Phillips at 623-3213 or

Civil Justice Clinic

ALBUQUERQUE—Enrolled veterans of the New Mexico VA Health Care System with legal questions on civil matters will have an opportunity to receive free consultation with licensed New Mexico attorneys and other legal professionals June 11 at the Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center in Albuquerque. The Civil Justice Clinic will be open from 9-11:30 a.m. in the medical center’s Spinal Cord Injury conference room (Bldg. 45), which can be accessed from the first floor of the main hospital building (Bldg. 41).

This clinic is the first of its kind for veterans at the medical center, offering free legal advice about consumer rights, bankruptcy, landlord-tenant issues, foreclosure and employment. Veterans also may bring their questions regarding family law, including divorce, child support, custody and visitation.

“This will be a face-to-face meeting in which our veterans will be able to receive a free consultation with lawyers on non-criminal issues,” said Jennifer Broomfield, a veterans justice outreach specialist specializing in civil justice for the New Mexico VA Health Care System. “No appointment is necessary, and our volunteer attorneys will provide brief legal advice, spending about 15 to 20 minutes with each veteran.

The June 11 clinic will be the start of many similar clinics at the medical center.

“We plan to hold these clinics for veterans on the second Tuesday of each month at the same time,” she said. “Each monthly clinic will be staffed with at least 12 attorneys in addition to law students, paralegals, social workers, and other vested parties. The resulting partnerships will expand legal services to military veterans in a big way and improve the quality of legal services to our Nation’s veterans.” Veterans are encouraged to bring with them any documents relating to their legal issues. The medical center is located at 1501 San Pedro Drive SE. For more information, please call Jennifer Broomfield at 505-265-1711, ext. 3434.

A6 Wednesday, June 5, 2013 OBITUARIES

Donna Jean Fulkerson

Visitation was scheduled for Donna Jean Fulkerson Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Ballard Funeral Home from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Donna passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, in her home. Funeral services were on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Christ’s Church at 2 p.m. with Pastor Gerry Chavez and Pastor Lonnie Owens officiating. Interment was at South Park Cemetery. Donna was born on January 16, 1954, to Robert


Marriage Licenses May 28 Zackary Salas, 20, and Conception Ortega, 19, both of Roswell. Robert B. Terpening, 42, of Artesia, and Staci Y. Bolin, 35, of Dexter. May 30 Jose Alejandro CarrascoGonzalez, 22, and Alma R. Landaverde, 26, both of Roswell. Jacob M. Fausto, 26, and Shauna L. Madrid, 27, both of Roswell. May 31 Jimmie G. Hopper, 63, and Rose M. Chipps, 62, both of Roswell. June 3 Charlie G. Blanco III, 27, and Kelsey Marshaye Wymore, 24, both of Bloomington, IN. Ronald Ray Renteria, 42, and Marsha L. McClain, 37, both of Roswell. Christian F. Harrison, 33, and Elia V. Larrea, 26, both of Roswell. James Trenton Robles, 31, and Niki Jean Lindsey, 32, both of Roswell. David B. Denton, 41, and Sarah May Smith, 27, both of Roswell. John Machquade Dodds, 24, and Sariah Shianne Bertrand, 28, both of Roswell. Accidents May 18 8:09 p.m. — Garden and College; drivers — vehicle owned by Edna E. Hernandez, of Hatch, NM. May 22 8:50 a.m. — McGaffey and Atkinson; drivers — vehicle owned by Jeff S. Carey, and Rachel G. Riley, 31, both of Roswell. 3:08 p.m. — Main and College; drivers — Rick Candelaria, 56, and Cecelia R. Conner, 25, both of Roswell. 3:31 p.m. — Sunset and Tilden; drivers — Steven

NATION/OBITUARIES/RECORDS Conrad Fallwell and Roberta Jeanne Bolding in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Donna is survived by her husband, Danny Fulkerson; son, Braxton Fulkerson, and his wife Angie; daughter, Jill Jamison, and her husband Chris; and daughter, Megan Burnett, and her husband Tyler. All live in Roswell, New Mexico. She is also survived by her nine wonderful grandchildren: Braedon, Luke, Rayf, and Landon Fulkerson; Ava and Livia Jamison; Brynna, Aurora, and Kayla Burnett. She was preceded in death by her parents as well as her sister, Diane Mills of Ardmore, Oklahoma. Donna was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, as well as a faithful member of her beloved church body at Christ’s Church. Her life-song was loving, encouraging and praying for her husband, children, and grandchildren. She has left an

incredible legacy of faith to each of them. She enjoyed gardening, ceramics, embroidery, cooking, traveling and giving her time to bless others through her talents. Donna received her R.N. from ENMUR in 1988, and served the Roswell community for many years with love. She and Danny were married 39 ½ years to the day, and shared her sweet lifetime serving their Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, raising their children and loving their grandchildren together. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Reflections and Recovery Ministry, PO Box 721, Roswell, NM 88202-0721 Christian Gateway School, 1900 N. Sycamore, Roswell, NM 88201 Pallbearers for funeral service were Melvin Banister, Don Fedric, Bob Donnell, Morris Schertz, Steve Bates, and Rick Mooney.

Honorary pallbearers are Billy Owen, Frank Willis, Duane Green, Ed Boerio and Gary Hooser. Arrangements were entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at www.ballard

Cates, 24, and Bernardino Ceballos, 38, both of Roswell. 3:31 p.m. — Sunset and Tilden; drivers — Barbara Thrasher, 33, and Joshua Hunter, 21, both of Roswell. 4:21 p.m. — Unknown location; drivers — vehicle owned by Yolanda Najera, of Dexter. 5:23 p.m. — College and Main; drivers — Amanda Ware, 38, and Sherri HallCrowhurst, 40, both of Roswell. 8:30 p.m. — Bonita and Caminisito; drivers — vehicle owned by Matthew Ortega, and Nikole Saenz, both of Roswell. May 23 7:59 a.m. — Alameda and Ohio; drivers — Felipe R. Mendoza-Dutchover, 18, of Roswell, and Amanda B. Aceves, 30, of Las Cruces. 11:07 a.m. — Grand and Wildy; drivers — vehicle owned by Kenneth E. Spencer, of Roswell, and Martin A. Wallace, 48, of Hagerman. 4:33 p.m. — Fifth and Main; drivers — Lisa R. Burris, 42, of T or C, and Jesus Escobedo, 19, of Roswell. 6:35 p.m. — Washington and Country Club; drivers — Jessica C. Baca, 18, and Wanda Pack, 74, both of Roswell. 7 p.m. — Richardson and Albuquerque; drivers — April D. Aguilar, 33, and Wendy A. Artiaga, 40, both of Roswell. May 24 12:30 p.m. — 4501 N. Main; drivers — vehicle owned by Veronica M. Tarin, of Roswell. 1:25 p.m. — Washington and Third; drivers — Dannielle Doerr, 45, of Roswell, and William Seward Johnson, 57, of Livingston, Texas.

5:19 p.m. — Main and Poe; drivers — John Talbott, 59, of Roswell, and Felecia Harvey, 56, of Dexter. May 25 11:30 a.m. — Main and Alameda; drivers — Amanda D. Smith, 29, of Roswell. 12 p.m. — Delaware and West Eighth; drivers — Kenton A. Hammonds, 61, and Jose A. Lozano, 19, both of Roswell. 12:41 p.m. — Jaffa and Wyoming; drivers — Jaime Sanchez, 23, and Danielle M. Urquides, 32, both of Roswell. 3:52 p.m. — East College and North Virginia; drivers — Mike Renteria, 54, and Kevin J. Harris, 28, both of Roswell. May 26 2:15 a.m. — Garden and College; drivers — Valerie A. Mestas, 21, of Portales, and unknown driver. 9:52 p.m. — Unknown location; drivers — Yvonne Reyes, 22, of Las Cruces, and unknown driver. May 27 11:34 a.m. — Union and McGaffey; drivers — Eloy Ortega, 64, and Douglas L. Dobbs, 65, both of Roswell. 12:31 p.m. — 415 N. Pennsylvania and Fifth; drivers — Stacy D. Palma, 32, and Chris Thorsted, 41, both of Roswell. 1:09 p.m. — McGaffey and Cahoon; drivers — Evodia Alvidrez, 45, and Juan M. Salazar, 32, both of Roswell. 2:57 p.m. — 2802 S. Wyoming; drivers unknown. 5:32 p.m. — 1612 W. College; drivers — vehicle owned by Luz E. Lathrop, of Roswell. 7:17 p.m. — 1800 block South Sunset; drivers — Kevin A. Durbin, 18, and vehicle owned by Jacob S.

Roswell Daily Record numerous nieces and nephews; one great granddaughter; step brothers and sister, Paul Narbaiz, Chris Duran and Jennifer Duran, step-father John Arias. She was preceded in death by her mother, Guadalupe Duran and her brother, Irvin Duran. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at Services are under the direction of AndersonBethany Funeral Home and Crematory.

A memorial service for Yolanda Virginia Duran, 56, will be Thursday, June 6, 2013, at 1 p.m. at

Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Cecil Kimberlin officiating. Yolanda passed away Thursday, May 30, 2013, surrounded by the love of her family. Yolanda was born June 2, 1957, to John Duran and Guadalupe Pacheco in Roswell. Yolanda was free spirited and outspoken, and never met a stranger. She enjoyed music and hiking, and loved Betty Boop and traveling. She will greatly be missed. Yolanda is survived by her dad, John Duran; her partner, Henry Pineda; her four children: Regina and her husband, Jose Madrid of Rio Rancho; Renee Duran and her companion, Raymond Romero of Roswell; Arturo Duran and his wife, Cassandra of Albuquerque; Sammy Duran of Roswell; grandchildren: Erika, Jose Jr., David, Fernando, Angelita, Arturo Jr., Angelo, Elisha;

Doris Meek, 80, of Roswell, passed away on June 3, 2013, at her home. Per her request, no services will be held. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at

Ortega, both of Roswell. 9:56 p.m. — 1900 N. Main and 19th; drivers — Donnie W. Rutledge, 48, of Artesia. May 28 6 a.m. — 603 S. Pennsylvania; drivers — vehicle owned by Justin R. Hernandez, of Roswell, and unknown driver. 9:12 a.m. — Main and Berrendo; drivers — David Rossman, 25, and Doyle Miles, 82, both of Roswell. 9:12 a.m. — Main and Berrendo; drivers — Larry W. Talbert, 57, of Roswell. 9:30 a.m. — 117 E. 19th; drivers — Stanley E. Russell, 32, of Roswell, and Mary Patino, 54, of Dexter. 10:09 a.m. — 19th and Main; drivers — Raquel Juarez, 46, and Joan Leonard, 82, both of Roswell. 5:45 p.m. — West Second and Union; drivers — Jaime F. Castillo, 23, of Roswell, and Ashley C. Clements, 23, of Dexter. May 29 7:09 a.m. — 2201 S. Sunset; drivers — vehicle owned by Rosa Renteria, and Jody L. Trammell, 38, both of Roswell. 10:30 a.m. — 107 Robin and Main; drivers — vehicle owned by Yvette D. Chavez, of Roswell, and Stephanie Jean Lindsey, 17, of Edna, Texas. 12:40 p.m. — 311 N. Main; drivers — vehicle owned by William A. Chroninger, and Michelle L. Hartman, 23, both of Roswell. 1:51 p.m. — Unknown location; drivers unknown. 3 p.m. — Eighth and Main; drivers — Sandra Alvarez, 52, of Roswell, and Dongxiao Zhang, 34, of Socorro. 4:10 p.m. — 405 W. Country Club parking lot;

drivers — vehicle owned by Mary C. Sommer, and vehicle owned by Three Amigos Dairy, both of Roswell. 4:35 p.m. — 1000 E. 18th; drivers — Bobby A. Witchley, 52, and Jean M. Snyder, 49, both of Roswell. 5:31 p.m. — Main and 19th; drivers — Marlene K. Schenck, 63, of Roswell, and Lupie Benavidez, 24, of Denver City, Texas. 5:48 p.m. — Main and Albuquerque; drivers — Tomya M. Morgan, 44, of Thibodaux, and Jonathan G. Trujillo, 18, of Roswell. May 30 10:23 a.m. — 107 E. Country Club; drivers — Armando Tarango Armendariz, 65, of Bushland, Texas, and Luz O. Caro, 57, of Roswell. 1:05 p.m. — Second and Main; drivers — Maria E. Molina, 58, of Roswell, and Carrie A. Houghtaling, 41, of Lake Arthur. 1:31 p.m. — 935 W. Mescalero; drivers — vehicle owned by Bob Turner, and Jill D. Ellis, 48, both of Roswell. 1:53 p.m. — 1701 Monroe and Hobbs; drivers — Angie E. Luevano, 44, and Danielle N. McClain, 22, both of Roswell. 5 p.m. — Main and Brasher; drivers — Cesar Armando Argueta, 27, of Missouri City, Texas, and Michael C. Grossman, 67, of Lake Arthur. May 31 9:51 a.m. — Jardin Court; drivers — vehicle owned by Aldo Chaves, and Lisa Jansen, 42, both of Roswell. 11:09 a.m. — Main and Reed; drivers — Margie S. Martinez, 61, and Lexie L. Cooper, 81, both of Roswell. 12:01 p.m. — 1400 W. Second; drivers — vehicle

owned by Paul A. Meza, of Roswell, and unknown driver. 12:47 p.m. — South Missouri and West Alameda; drivers — Ramona N. Jaramillo, 26, and unknown driver. 12:51 p.m. — 2304 N. Main; drivers — Judith A. Powers, 64, of Roswell, and Billy R. Summers, 79, of Capitan. 1:04 p.m. — McGaffey and Main; drivers — Luis Gallardo, 22, and Jose J. Her nandez, 61, both of Roswell. 6:15 p.m. — Main and Third; drivers — Mariah D. Mason, 17, and vehicle owned by Rose Ocon, both of Roswell. 8:08 p.m. — 2520 N. Grand; drivers — vehicle owned by Maria G. Olivas, of Roswell, and unknown driver. June 1 11:08 a.m. — 316 E. Frazier and Main; drivers — vehicle owned by Gabriel A. Rodriguez, and Nora Parra, 48, both of Roswell. 1:39 p.m. — 1401 S. Main; drivers — Andrea F. Tafoya, 67, and Rafael P. Sarellano, 46, both of Roswell. 6:33 p.m. — Richardson and T ilden; drivers unknown. June 2 4:07 p.m. — 19th and Garden; drivers — Kenneth E. Flores, 60, and Josephine T. Washington, 65, both of Roswell. 7:54 p.m. — 908 E. McGaffey; drivers — vehicle owned by Miguel A. Gutierrez, of Roswell. Easter n New Mexico Medical Center May 22 To Kyra and James Gillum, a boy.

Yolanda Duran

Doris Meek

Fort Hood suspect says he was protecting Taliban FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — An Army psychiatrist charged with gunning down Fort Hood soldiers said Tuesday his defense would show that he was compelled to do so because deploying U.S. troops posed an imminent danger to Taliban fighters. The military judge asked Maj. Nidal Hasan if he has evidence to support his “defense of others” strategy, hinting that it could be thrown out. Such a defense requires Hasan to prove the 2009 killings were necessary to protect others from immediate harm or death, and military law experts not involved in the case said the judge is unlikely to allow him to present that defense. “A ‘defense of others’ strategy is not going to work when you’re at war and the ‘others’ are enemies of the U.S.,” said Jeff Addicott, director of the Center for Terrorism Law at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio. “And what makes it more egregious is that he targeted medical personnel whose primary purpose was to heal, not to kill.” While Hasan’s argument may have been a bit more sympathetic

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This undated file photo provided by the Bell County Sheriff's Department shows Nidal Hasan, the Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage that left 13 dead.

if he said the rampage was necessary to protect Muslim women and children, that defense strategy does not apply in a war situation, said Lisa M. Windsor, a retired Army colonel and former judge advocate. Still, it’s unclear what Hasan may present because attorneys are not allowed to give evi-

dence themselves, said Windsor, an attorney specializing in military law. The court-martial had been scheduled to start with jury selection Wednesday, two days after Hasan was granted his request to represent himself. Hasan, an American-born Muslim, then

requested a three-month delay to give him more time to prepare his defense. The military judge, Col. Tara Osborn, was to rule Wednesday on Hasan’s trial delay request after hearing more about his defense. Osborn said jury selection would now start no earlier than Monday. Hasan, 42, faces the death penalty or life without parole if convicted of 13 counts of premeditated murder and 32 counts of attempted premeditated murder in the 2009 attack at the Army post in Texas. At a hearing Tuesday, Osborn asked what evidence Hasan had to support his defense. Hasan said Taliban leader Mullah Omar and “leadership of the Taliban in general” were in immediate danger from American troops on the Texas Army post, because “the U.S. has attacked and continued to attack the Taliban.” Osborn quickly interrupted Hasan, a day after telling him that he could not make speeches or try to testify when questioning witnesses. Retired Staff Sgt. Shawn Manning, shot six times that day, said

five of the 13 killed at Fort Hood were in two units that had been training to help soldiers deal with stress and mental health issues. Deployed soldiers in those units are allowed to fire their weapons only in self-defense, Manning said. Hasan was to deploy to Afghanistan with one of those units. But not everyone killed was about to deploy — to Afghanistan or anywhere else. Pvt. Francheska Velez, who was pregnant, had just returned from Iraq. Michael Grant Cahill, who tried to stop the gunman with a chair, was a physician assistant working in the building. “It makes me sick to my stomach” that Hasan would use such a defense strategy, Manning said. Witnesses have said that after lunch on Nov. 5, 2009, a gunman wearing an Army combat uniform shouted “Allahu Akbar!” — “God is great!” in Arabic — and opened fire in a crowded medical building where deploying soldiers get vaccines and tests. Witnesses said the gunman fired rapidly, pausing only to reload, even shooting at some soldiers as they hid under desks and fled the building.


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Roswell Seven-day forecast Today

Partly sunny and hot


A t-storm in the area



Cooler; a p.m. t-storm


A p.m. thunderstorm


Partly sunny

Hot with bright sunshine

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Sunny, breezy and hot

Mostly sunny and hot

High 98°

Low 67°







NE at 6-12 mph POP: 10%

NNE at 4-8 mph POP: 40%

NNE at 4-8 mph POP: 55%

ESE at 3-6 mph POP: 55%

SSE at 6-12 mph POP: 5%

WNW at 4-8 mph POP: 5%

WNW at 6-12 mph POP: 5%

NNW at 3-6 mph POP: 5%

POP: Probability of Precipitation


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Shown is today’s weather. Temperatures are today’s highs and tonight’s lows.

Temperatures High/low .......................... 106°/62° Normal high/low ............... 91°/60° Record high .............. 106° in 2013 Record low ................. 43° in 1919 Humidity at noon .................... 5%

Farmington 88/52

Clayton 71/54

Raton 73/50

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0.00" 0.04" 0.17" 0.51" 3.34"

Santa Fe 86/53

Gallup 82/46

Tucumcari 82/59

Albuquerque 90/62

Air Quality Index Today’s Forecast

Clovis 86/59

Good Yesterday’s A.Q.I. Reading

Ruidoso 83/57

T or C 94/65

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Alamogordo 98/66

Silver City 91/61

ROSWELL 98/67 Carlsbad 103/71

Hobbs 101/69

Las Cruces 96/66


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(For the 48 contiguous states)

State Extremes

High: 114° .........Death Valley, Calif. Low: 25° ...................Stanley, Idaho

High: 106° ..........................Roswell Low: 29° ......................... Angel Fire

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writer — perhaps most notably with “Comin’ Home Baby,” a song co-written with jazz vocalist Bob Dorough, which was recorded by Mel Torme, Herbie Mann and more recently Michael Buble. By the end of the 1960s, he had toured with Lee and per for med and recorded with jazz greats such as Dexter Gordon, Buddy Rich and Jones. Paul was a young Army lieutenant scheduled to deploy to Operation Desert Storm when he arrived in Savannah 22 years ago. A friend sent him to a nightclub Tucker operated at the time, and the bassist invited him on stage to play that night and all week. “He was on the music scene for so many years and performed with many of the greatest names in

also a for mer owner of radio stations WSOK-AM and WLVH-FM. Police said the crash that killed Tucker, who was also an avid golfer, remained under investigation. The driver of the car that hit Tucker’s golf cart, identified as 52-year -old Robert William Martin of Spicewood, Texas, was being held without bond in the Chatham County jail on charges of vehicular homicide, racing and reckless driving. It was not immediately known Tuesday if Martin had an attorney. Julius “Boo” Hornstein, a Savannah psychotherapist and jazz writer, befriended Tucker and worked with him for years in the Coastal Jazz Association, which organizes the Savannah Jazz Festival.

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Musician Ben Tucker perfor med with stars from Quincy Jones to Peggy Lee before he settled in the 1970s in Savannah, where the jazz bassist became one of the Georgia city’s best-known working musicians. He was killed in a car crash Tuesday at age 82. Tucker was driving a golf cart across a road on Hutchinson Island when a car slammed into him at high speed, said Savannah-Chatham County police spokesman Julian Miller. Tucker was pronounced dead at a local hospital. The driver of the car that struck him was charged with vehicular homicide and other criminal counts. The news stunned musicians and jazz enthusiasts in Savannah, where Tucker had been a musical fixture for roughly four decades. Tucker made his living playing upright bass — an


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Hornstein said Tucker took excellent care of himself for a man in his 80s and kept a steady gig playing Sunday brunch at a Savannah hotel, where he had been scheduled to perform the night of his death. “He was a working musician right to the end,” Hornstein said. “He was so instrumental in the music life of Savannah.”

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Roswell stretches South Division lead to 5 1/2 games 

Trinidad made things interesting over the last four innings, but Roswell staved off the rally and won its 17th game of the year on Tuesday. The Invaders built a 9-0 lead through the first five and won 12-10 at Joe Bauman Stadium. Ryan Normoyle gave Roswell the lead for good on second atbat in the bottom of the first with a two-run home run. The Invaders tacked on one


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in the third on a Mike McCarthy RBI single and two in the fourth on an RBI groundout by Normoyle and an RBI fielder’s choice by Vince Mejia. Roswell stretched the lead to 9-0 with three RBI singles and a run-scoring groundout in the fifth. Trinidad scored seven runs over the sixth and seventh innings and was within five at 12-7 going to the ninth. The Triggers closed to within two on a three-run triple, but Ryan Rogers got Wink Nolan to ground out for the game’s final out. Johnathon Sa (4-0) picked up


the win after allowing seven runs on six hits and striking out five in 6 1⁄3 innings. Rogers earned the save, his fourth of the year, despite facing just two batters and recording one out. Reggie Taylor had four RBIs and two runs scored for the Invaders and Normoyle added three and two, respectively. In all, six Invaders had at least two hits, including Chad Kruse, who went 3 for 6 to drive his average up to .422.

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OSU pres Spo, Pop in the Finals spotlight retires RIGHT: Roswell’s Chad Kruse lays down a bunt during his team’s win over Trinidad, Tuesday.


MIAMI (AP) — Other than star power — the “Big Three” being widely known by just the from Miami, the “Big Three” first syllable of their surnames, from San Antonio, a four-time the coaches who will match wits MVP in LeBron James, a fourin these NBA Finals may seem time champion in Tim Duncan like polar opposites. — the coaches will share misery Of course, in one way. they would To their probably dischagrin, Spo agree with and Pop will Game 1 that asserbe in the San Antonio at Miami tion. spotlight. Miami’s “It’s easier Thursday, 7 p.m. Erik Spoelto talk about stra wears how they are sharp suits and is a stats guy; similar versus how they are disSan Antonio’s Gregg Popovich similar,” said ESPN analyst Jeff often skips the tie and would Van Gundy, a former NBA immeasurably prefer to answer coach who is part of the broadquestions about wine than any- cast team for the series that thing about himself. Both are opens Thursday in Miami. intensely private, but even dur- “They are both going to the Hall ing an NBA Finals loaded with of Fame. They both have

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tremendous respect from the coaches they coach against, and they both have a level of humility that I believe shows NBA coaching in the most positive light possible.” Spoelstra is in the finals for the third straight year and is looking for a second consecutive championship. Popovich is going for his fifth title, the last of the ones currently in his collection coming over James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2007, and could join Phil Jackson as the only coaches to win championships in three different decades. So far, only Jackson, Red Auerbach, John Kundla and Pat Riley — Spoelstra’s mentor and boss in Miami — have five rings as a head coach.

“Maybe I don’t show it the way I should, but it’s pretty special,” Popovich said, in a rare moment of near-sheepishness, after his team beat Memphis and won the West title for a fifth time. “I’m just really proud of the group the way they worked all year long to get there, and I’m sure that we’ve been a team that’s probably been written off like they’ve had their day.” Spoelstra took over for Riley five seasons ago, has won nearly twice as many games as he’s lost, and has endured a constant circus of distractions ever since the Heat acquired James and Chris Bosh to play alongside Dwyane Wade in 2010. San Antonio hasn’t had anywhere

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University President Gordon Gee abruptly announced his retirement Tuesday after he came under fire for jokingly referring to “those damn Catholics” at Notre Dame and poking fun at the academic quality of other schools. The remarks were first reported last week by The Associated Press, and Ohio State at the time called them unacceptable and said it had placed Gee on a “remediation plan” to change his behavior. Gee, 69, said in a teleconference that the furor was only part of his decision to retire, which he said he had been considering for a while. He said his age and the start of a long-term planning process at the university were also factors. “I live in turbulent times and I’ve had a lot of headwinds, and so almost every occasion, I have just moved on,” he said. Gee explained away the abrupt timing by saying he was “quirky as hell” and hated long transitions. He also said he didn’t regret the way he conducted himself as a higher education leader. “I have regrets when I have said things that I shouldn’t have said, but I have no regrets about having a sense of humor and having a thick skin and enjoying life,” Gee said. According to a recording of a Dec. 5 meeting obtained by the AP under a public records request, Gee, a Mormon, said Notre Dame was never invited to join the Big Ten athletic conference because “you just can’t trust those damn Catholics.” Gee also took shots at schools in the Southeastern Conference and the University of Louisville, according to the recording of the meeting of the school’s Athletic Council.

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HOF’er, Ram great Deacon Jones dead at 74

His nickname belied his calling. David “Deacon” Jones was the most feared member of the Fearsome Foursome, the original sackmaster. Reggie White, Bruce Smith, Lawrence Taylor — they all followed the lead set by Jones, who died Monday at 74. “Deacon Jones was one of the greatest players in NFL history. Off the field, he was a true giant,” said Redskins general manager B r u c e Allen,

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whose father, George, coached Jones with the Los Angeles Rams. “His passion and spirit will continue to inspire those who knew him. He was a cherished member of the Allen family and I will always consider him my big brother.” Not only was Jones the main practitioner of the sack in his 14 pro seasons, he coined the term. He once compared bringing down quarterbacks to hog-tying them in a sack. He was smiling when he said it. Yet Jones never got the statistical credit for all those QB knockdowns; sacks didn’t become an official statistic in the NFL until 1982. Jones retired after the 1974 season, having played 11 years with the Rams, two with the Chargers and one with the Redskins. Rams stats show Jones with 159 1⁄2 sacks for them and 173 1⁄2 for his career — all unofficial, of course. Jones also was one of the most durable players, missing just five games in his pro career. He entered the Pro Football Hall of

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Fame in 1980. “He was an icon among the icons,” Commissioner Roger Goodell said. “Even with his fellow Hall of Famers, Deacon Jones held a special status. He was a hard-charging football player and the original sack artist who coined the term. He is warmly regarded by his peers not only as one of the greatest players in NFL history, but also for his tremendous influence and sense of humor.” Jones was held in such high esteem that when he made the league’s 75th anniversary all-time squad, it prompted former teammate and fellow Hall of Famer Jack Youngblood to say: “Deacon Jones has been the most inspirational person in my football career.” That sort of praise was typical for Jones, the anchor of the Fearsome Foursome. Jones made the Pro Bowl every year from 1964-70 and played in eight overall. He See DEACON, Page B2




Oklahoma Sooners • After losing in the championship series last year, Ricketts vowed to win the NCAA title this year. And she made good on her vow Tuesday, helping the Sooners beat Tennessee 4-0 in Game 2 of the Women’s College World Series championship series. Ricketts, the two-time national player of the year, homered and drove in all four of Oklahoma’s runs in the win. She hit a three-run homer in the third and tacked on an RBI groundout in the seventh. KEILANI RICKETTS

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near that sort of scrutiny; being in a smaller market helps keep the level of attention down. By now, Spoelstra doesn’t even notice what he calls “the noise.” Even in the din of an Eastern Conference championship celebration on Monday night — actually during the trophy presentation ceremony — Spoelstra found his mind drifting away from the grind of facing the Indiana Pacers and onto the next challenge, this duel with the Spurs for the NBA title. “It’s one of those few times in competitive team sports you’re not thinking about tomorrow, you’re not thinking about the previous games, you’re not thinking about what possibly may happen, you’re not thinking about the reward. All you’re thinking about is the desperation of that moment,” Spoelstra said. “That’s a great place to live.” And then ... “It probably hit me right about then, and it was the ‘ohh’ type moment,” Spoelstra said. “We have to get our act together in the next


48 hours. ... They are a great organization. I think the two organizations from afar have always respected each other for similar foundations and culture.” The coaches have items designed to inspire players in their respective locker rooms, a famous quote about a stonecutter for the Spurs, a replica of the championship trophy with the words “All In” emblazoned on it for the Heat. Both believe in loyalty, proven by the fact neither has changed work addresses in nearly two decades. Maybe they’re not so different after all. “Both sides have great coaches. A great coaching staff,” Wade said. “They’re going to get their team prepared as well as they can. Obviously San Antonio has a system. Obviously they have certain players that’s featured in the system, that have been featured awhile, many years for them. That’s not a surprise. “We’re going to have to make adjustments every game, throughout the series.” There may be no coach in the league with more open disdain for in-game interviews, the ones taking place at the end of the first and

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combined with Hall of Famer Merlin Olsen, Rosey Grier and Lamar Lundy on a defensive line that at times was unblockable. Olsen died in 2010 at 69 and Lundy died in 2007 at 71. Grier, 80, is the only surviving member of the Fearsome Foursome. “Deacon was an incredible team guy and he always wanted to win, he wanted all of us to run the race together,” Grier said Tuesday. “We didn’t play run, we played pass and we all came off the ball together. The whole point was to get in the backfield fast and mess everything up. They couldn’t stop the Fearsome Foursome - we made a great contribution to the game of football.” George Allen, who coached the Fearsome Foursome, called Jones the “greatest defensive end of modern football.” The Allen family had Jones present George Allen for his Hall of Fame induction in 2002, yet

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Pecos League At A Glance North Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W Trinidad . . . . . . . . . . .12 Las Vegas . . . . . . . . .10 Santa Fe . . . . . . . . . . .9 Raton . . . . . . . . . . . . .6 South Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W Roswell . . . . . . . . . . .17 Alpine . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 White Sands . . . . . . . .9 Taos . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8

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Pct GB .632 — .526 2 1 .450 3 ⁄2 .286 7

Pct GB .773 — .524 5 1⁄2 .429 7 1⁄2 .381 8 1⁄2

Monday’s Games Taos 6, Trinidad 5 Raton 9, White Sands 8, 10 inn. Las Vegas 8, Santa Fe 4 Tuesday’s Games Santa Fe 11, Raton 8 Taos 6, Las Vegas 3 Roswell 12, Trinidad 10 Wednesday’s Games Santa Fe at Raton, 6 p.m. Taos at Las Vegas, 6 p.m. Alpine at White Sands, 6 p.m. Trinidad at Roswell, 7 p.m. Thursday’s Games Taos at Las Vegas, 6 p.m. Raton at Santa Fe, 6 p.m. Alpine at White Sands, 6 p.m. Trinidad at Roswell, 7 p.m.

College football

Funeral held for ex-college QB found dead in woods

BRIGHTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Relatives, ex-teammates and coaches remembered Cullen Finnerty during a funeral Tuesday for the former Grand Valley State University star quarterback whose body was discovered last month in woods in western Michigan. “God must have had a bad season last year. Because he took you as the No. 1 draft pick this year,” older brother, Tim, said during a Mass at St. Mary Magdalen Parish in Livingston County’s Brighton Township,


TV SportsWatch By The Associated Press All times Mountain Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts. Wednesday, June 5 COLLEGE SOFTBALL 6 p.m. ESPN — World Series, finals, Game 3, Oklahoma vs. Tennessee, at Oklahoma City (if necessary) CYCLING 10 p.m. NBCSN — Criterium du Dauphine, Stage 4, Villars-les-Dombres to Parc des Oiseaux, France (sameday tape) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 11 a.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Miami at Philadelphia or Cleveland at N.Y. Yankees 1:30 p.m. WGN — Chicago White Sox at Seattle 5 p.m. ESPN2 — Texas at Boston NHL HOCKEY 6 p.m. NBCSN — Playoffs, conference finals, Game 3, Pittsburgh at Boston TENNIS 6 a.m. ESPN2 — French Open, quarterfinals, at Paris


third quarters of nationally televised games, than Popovich. It’s not personal. He’d simply rather coach than talk. “He says what he needs to say and he gets out,” Duncan said. “So I guess I’ve learned that much. ... I think it’s hilarious. I think it’s awesome. As I said, he’s direct. He says what he needs to say and he gets out of there.” Popovich has proven that time and again. In these playoffs alone, some of his interview highlights included half-seriously calling Duncan a pain in the butt, talking about wanting to trade Manu Ginobili over poor shot selection, prefacing his response to a question by warning a reporter he was about to receive a trite answer, and offering this gem when asked for his favorite part of the gameday process. “Dinner,” Popovich said. Spoelstra clearly embraces banter with the media more, though it’s almost impossible to get him to reveal much of his innermost thinkings or workings. He rarely has revealed any facet of his personal life. And just this week, when asked about how many hours coaches log in the playoffs,

another example of the regard in which Jones was held. “Not only to coin the term sack, but just his personality of being a defensive lineman; his charisma and his presence,” Smith, the career sacks leader by official count with 200, told NFL Network. “When he walked into the room, he commanded respect, whether it was on the playing field or his choice of words. This is going to be a great loss for all of the football nation, the fans and particularly those who loved him dearly like myself.” After he retired, Jones appeared in some TV commercials and later began an eponymous foundation in Anaheim Hills, Calif., that encourages youngsters from inner -city schools to become leaders in their community. The Redskins said Jones died of natural causes. In 2009, he told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch he had undergone lung surgery and received a pacemaker. That year, the Rams retired his jersey number, 75.

northwest of Detroit. Authorities found no obvious signs of trauma and have yet to determine a cause of death for the 30-year-old, who was with his relatives on a holiday weekend at a cottage in Lake County’s Webber Township. He disappeared May 26 while fishing a river separately from other relatives. His body was found days later, about 65 miles north of Grand Rapids during a search by dozens of people including former teammates, coaches and current players from the school in Allendale. Finnerty, a star at Brighton High School, was one of the most successful quarterbacks in college football history. He led Division II Grand Valley to more than 50 victories and three national titles, the last in 2006. “Cullen Finnerty changed the university. Not many people do that,” said Chuck Martin, who coached Finnerty at Grand Valley and is now Notre Dame’s offensive coordinator. A Grand Valley State helmet and jersey were laid on Finnerty’s casket. After college, Finnerty briefly was a member of the Baltimore Ravens and later the Denver Broncos but never got a snap. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer; son, Caden; and daughter, Makinley. US Open field ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) — The 150 players who have qualified for the 113th U.S. Open, to be played June 13-16 at Merion Golf Club. Players listed only in the first category for which they are eligible. (a-amateur). Six spots remain open for players exempt through the June 10 world ranking. Alternates will fill the rest of the spots. U.S. OPEN CHAMPIONS (10 years): Webb Simpson, Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell, Lucas Glover, Tiger Woods, Angel Cabrera, Geoff Ogilvy, Michael Campbell, Jim Furyk. U.S. AMATEUR CHAMPION AND RUNNER-UP: a-Steven Fox, a-Michael Weaver. MARK H. MCCORMACK MEDAL FOR 2012: a-Chris Williams. MASTERS CHAMPIONS (5 years): Adam Scott, Bubba Watson, Charl Schwartzel, Phil Mickelson. BRITISH OPEN CHAMPIONS (5 years): Ernie Els, Darren Clarke, Louis Oosthuizen, Stewart Cink, Padraig Harrington. PGA CHAMPIONS (5 years): Keegan Bradley, Martin Kaymer, Y.E. Yang. U.S. SENIOR OPEN CHAMPION: Roger Chapman. PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER (3 years): Matt Kuchar, K.J. Choi. BMW PGA CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER: Matteo Manassero. TOP 10 and TIES FROM 2012 U.S. OPEN: Michael Thompson, David Toms, John Peterson, Jason Dufner, Casey Wittenberg, John Senden, Kevin Chappell, Lee Westwood. 2012 TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP FIELD: Brandt Snedeker, Justin Rose, Luke Donald, Ryan Moore, Hunter Mahan, Robert Garrigus, Dustin Johnson, Bo Van Pelt, Sergio Garcia, Zach Johnson, Scott Piercy, Carl Pettersson, Steve Stricker, Rickie Fowler, Nick Watney, John Huh. TOP 60 FROM WORLD RANKING ON MAY 27: Ian Poulter, Peter Hanson, Jason Day, Branden Grace, Bill Haas, Henrik Stenson, Thorbjorn Olesen, Kevin Streelman, Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, Francesco Molinari, Jamie Donaldson, Paul Lawrie, Nicolas Colsaerts, Tim Clark, D.A. Points, Thongchai Jaidee, Freddie Jacobson, Billy Horschel, George Coetzee, Boo Weekley, Martin Laird, Russell Henley, Marcel Siem, Marc Leishman. TOP 60 FROM WORLD RANKING ON JUNE 10: To be determined. SECTIONAL QUALIFYING (36 holes): Simon Khan, Paul Casey, Jaco Van Zyl, Marcus Fraser, Eddie Pepperell, Peter Hedlom, Morten Orum Madsen, Jose Maria Olazabal, David Howell, John Parry, Chris Doak, Estanislao Goya, Hideki Matsuyama, Jung-Gon Hwang, Yui Ueda, Yoshinobu Tsukada, Hiroyuki Fujita, Charley Hoffman, Nicholas Thompson, Robert Karlsson, Josh Teater, David Hearn, Brendan Steele, David


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he had a two-word answer. “That’s irrelevant,” he said. What is relevant, more than anything else, is this: Spoelstra and Popovich are the last two coaches standing. And in a few days, one of them is going to cradle the Larry O’Brien Trophy once again. That action will be worth much more than any words. “Erik is still in the phase where

Kings beat Chicago in Game 3

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Slava Voynov had a goal and an assist, Jonathan Quick made 19 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings beat Chicago 3-1 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night, trimming the Blackhawks’ series lead to 2-1. Justin Williams also scored and Dwight King added an empty-net goal in the defending Stanley Cup champions’ 15th consecutive home victory since March. The Kings have won eight straight home playoff games, dating to last season’s title clincher, and they never trailed while ending the topseeded Blackhawks’ five-game postseason winning streak. Game 4 is Thursday night. Bryan Bickell scored and Corey Crawford stopped 25 shots for the Blackhawks, who chased Quick from Game 2 and earned back-to-back home vic-

tories to open the series last weekend. The Kings had lost five of their previous seven playoff games before getting back to friendly Staples Center and their sellout crowd. Quick also returned to Conn Smythe Trophy form in Game 3, highlighted by a dazzling late save on Bickell, while his low-scoring teammates generated just enough offense to hold off the Blackhawks, who hadn’t lost since Game 4 of the second round. Jeff Carter had two assists during an inspired effort despite the absence of injured linemate Mike Richards, and Voynov had his fourth multipoint game in a prolific postseason. The Blackhawks matched their playoff low with just 20 shots, but the Presidents’ Trophy winners were one good


Lingmerth, Doug LaBelle, Ted Potter Jr., Aaron Baddley, Justin Hicks, Sang Moon Bae, Rory Sabbatini, Luke Guthrie, Kevin Sutherland, Jerry Kelly, Shawn Stefani, Morgan Hoffmann, Joe Ogilvie, Scott Langley, Alistair Presnell, Andrew Svoboda, Russell Knox, Adam Hadwin, Mathew Goggin, Cliff Kresge, Matt Bettencourt, aMichael Kim, Jim Herman, Brian Stuard, Cheng-Tsung Pan, Jay Don Blake, Matt Weibring, Jordan Spieth, Edward Loar, aKevin Phelan, Bio Kim, Steven Alker, a-Max Homa LOCAL (18 holes) AND SECTIONAL QUALIFYING: Brandt Jobe, Brandon Crick, Randall Hutchison, Ryan Sullivan, Matt Harmon, Ryan Nelson, a-Grayson Murray, Jesse Smith, Geoffrey Sisk, a-Gavin Hall, Brandon Brown, Wil Collins, Mackenzie Hughes, John Hahn, Roger Tambellini, aCory McElyea, Zack Fischer, John Nieporte.


American League At A Glance All Times Mountain By The Associated Press East Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Boston . . . . . . . . . . . .36 23 Baltimore . . . . . . . . . .33 25 New York . . . . . . . . . .33 25 Tampa Bay . . . . . . . . .31 26 Toronto . . . . . . . . . . . .24 34 Central Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Detroit . . . . . . . . . . . .31 25 Cleveland . . . . . . . . . .30 28 Minnesota . . . . . . . . .26 29 Chicago . . . . . . . . . . .24 31 Kansas City . . . . . . . .23 32 West Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Texas . . . . . . . . . . . . .35 22 Oakland . . . . . . . . . . .35 25 Los Angeles . . . . . . . .25 33 Seattle . . . . . . . . . . . .25 33 Houston . . . . . . . . . . .21 38

Pct GB .610 — .569 2 1⁄2 .569 2 1⁄2 .544 4 .414 11 1⁄2

Pct GB .554 — .517 2 1 .473 4 ⁄2 1 .436 6 ⁄2 .418 7 1⁄2 Pct GB .614 — .583 1 1⁄2 1 .431 10 ⁄2 .431 10 1⁄2 .356 15

Monday’s Games N.Y. Yankees 7, Cleveland 4 Oakland 10, Milwaukee 2 Houston 2, L.A. Angels 1 Seattle 4, Chicago White Sox 2 Tuesday’s Games N.Y. Yankees 4, Cleveland 3 Detroit 10, Tampa Bay 1 Boston 17, Texas 5 Baltimore 4, Houston 1 Minnesota 3, Kansas City 0 Milwaukee 4, Oakland 3, 10 innings San Francisco 2, Toronto 1 Chicago Cubs at L.A. Angels, 8:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Seattle, 8:10 p.m. Wednesday’s Games Cleveland (Kluber 3-3) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 5-4), 11:05 a.m. Oakland (Colon 6-2) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 4-5), 12:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Axelrod 3-4) at Seattle (Iwakuma 6-1), 1:40 p.m. Toronto (Dickey 4-7) at San Francisco (Zito 4-3), 1:45 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Garza 1-0) at L.A. Angels (Vargas 5-3), 5:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Cobb 6-2) at Detroit (Fister 52), 5:08 p.m. Texas (Ogando 4-2) at Boston (Lackey 3-5), 5:10 p.m. Baltimore (F.Garcia 2-2) at Houston (Keuchel 2-2), 6:10 p.m. Minnesota (Walters 2-0) at Kansas City (Guthrie 5-3), 6:10 p.m. Thursday’s Games Tampa Bay at Detroit, 11:08 a.m. Baltimore at Houston, 12:10 p.m. Texas at Boston, 5:10 p.m. Minnesota at Kansas City, 6:10 p.m. Oakland at Chicago White Sox, 6:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Seattle, 8:10 p.m.

National League At A Glance

he gets more blame for their losses than credit for their wins, but he’s going to the Hall of Fame. He’s that good,” Van Gundy said. “His evenkeel demeanor, his humility, I think helps him really get the most out of his best players and you know, it’s fun to watch his teams, fun to watch Pop’s teams. I just love the grace and humility both teams play with.”

All Times Mountain By The Associated Press East Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Atlanta . . . . . . . . . . . .36 22 Washington . . . . . . . .29 29 Philadelphia . . . . . . . .29 30 New York . . . . . . . . . .22 33 Miami . . . . . . . . . . . . .16 43 Central Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L St. Louis . . . . . . . . . . .38 19 Cincinnati . . . . . . . . . .36 23 Pittsburgh . . . . . . . . .35 24 Chicago . . . . . . . . . . .23 32 Milwaukee . . . . . . . . .22 35 West Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L Arizona . . . . . . . . . . .32 25 San Francisco . . . . . .31 27 Colorado . . . . . . . . . .31 28 San Diego . . . . . . . . .26 31 Los Angeles . . . . . . . .24 32

Pct GB .621 — .500 7 1 .492 7 ⁄2 .400 12 1⁄2 .271 20 1⁄2 Pct .667 .610 .593 .418 .386

GB — 3 4 14 16

Pct GB .561 — .534 1 1⁄2 .525 2 .456 6 1 .429 7 ⁄2

Monday’s Games Philadelphia 7, Miami 2 Cincinnati 3, Colorado 0 Atlanta 7, Pittsburgh 2 Oakland 10, Milwaukee 2 St. Louis 7, Arizona 1 L.A. Dodgers 2, San Diego 1 Tuesday’s Games Philadelphia 7, Miami 3, 11 innings Washington 3, N.Y. Mets 2 Colorado 5, Cincinnati 4 Atlanta 5, Pittsburgh 4, 10 innings Milwaukee 4, Oakland 3, 10 innings San Francisco 2, Toronto 1 Arizona at St. Louis, 6:15 p.m. Chicago Cubs at L.A. Angels, 8:05 p.m. San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 8:10 p.m. Wednesday’s Games Pittsburgh (W.Rodriguez 6-3) at Atlanta (Teheran 3-2), 10:10 a.m. Miami (Ja.Turner 1-0) at Philadelphia (Hamels 1-9), 11:05 a.m. Oakland (Colon 6-2) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 4-5), 12:10 p.m. Toronto (Dickey 4-7) at San Francisco (Zito 4-3), 1:45 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Garza 1-0) at L.A. Angels (Vargas 5-3), 5:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Gee 3-6) at Washington (Haren 4-6), 5:05 p.m. Colorado (Garland 3-6) at Cincinnati (Cueto 3-0), 5:10 p.m. Arizona (Miley 3-5) at St. Louis (J.Kelly 0-2), 6:15 p.m. San Diego (Marquis 6-2) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 5-3), 8:10 p.m. Thursday’s Games N.Y. Mets at Washington, 5:05 p.m. Arizona at St. Louis, 5:15 p.m. Philadelphia at Milwaukee, 6:10 p.m. San Diego at Colorado, 6:40 p.m. Atlanta at L.A. Dodgers, 8:10 p.m.


NBA Playoff Glance By The Associated Press All Times Mountain CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) EASTERN CONFERENCE Miami 4, Indiana 3 Miami 103, Indiana 102, OT Indiana 97, Miami 93 Miami 114, Indiana 96 Indiana 99, Miami 92 Miami 90, Indiana 79 Indiana 91, Miami 77 Miami 99, Indiana 76

WESTERN CONFERENCE San Antonio 4, Memphis 0 San Antonio 105, Memphis 83 San Antonio 93, Memphis 89, OT San Antonio 104, Memphis 93, OT San Antonio 93, Memphis 86

NBA FINALS Miami vs. San Antonio June 6: at Miami, 7 p.m.

June 9: at Miami, 6 p.m. June 11: at San Antonio 7 p.m. June 13: at San Antonio, 7 p.m. x-June 16: at San Antonio, 6 p.m. x-June 18: at Miami, 7 p.m. x-June 20: at Miami, 7 p.m.


NHL Playoff Glance The Associated Press All Times Mountain (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) CONFERENCE FINALS EASTERN CONFERENCE Boston 2, Pittsburgh 0 Boston 3, Pittsburgh 0 Boston 6, Pittsburgh 1 June 5: at Boston, 6 p.m. June 7: at Boston, 6 p.m. x-June 9: at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m. x-June 11: at Boston, TBD x-June 12: at Pittsburgh, TBD

WESTERN CONFERENCE Chicago 2, Los Angeles 0 Chicago 2, Los Angeles 1 Chicago 4, Los Angeles 2 June 4: at Los Angeles, 7 p.m. June 6: at Los Angeles, 7 p.m. x-June 8: at Chicago, 6 p.m. x-June 10: at Los Angeles, 7 p.m. x-June 12: at Chicago, TBD


Federer loses quick French QF; Williams back in SF

PARIS (AP) — A point from losing the first set of his French Open quarterfinal, Roger Federer shanked a routine forehand, sending the ball 10 feet beyond the opposite baseline. The Court Philippe Chatrier crowd roared with approval, then loudly chanted the last name of Federer’s opponent, Frenchman JoWilfried Tsonga. That shot was a clear indication that Federer was hardly Federesque on this day. There were plenty of others: He argued with the chair umpire about a call. He dumped overhead smashes into the net. And in a truly rare ungraceful moment, he failed to put a racket to — or get out of the way of — a backhand flip by a sliding Tsonga, instead getting hit on the back. All in all, Federer looked lost out there Tuesday against the sixth-seeded Tsonga, who pounded his way to a 7-5, 6-3, 6-3 victory over the 17-time Grand Slam champion in a 1-hour, 51-minute mismatch remarkable for its lopsidedness and brevity. “I struggled a little bit everywhere. To be honest, personally, I’m pretty sad about the match and the way I played. But that’s how it goes. I tried to figure things out, but it was difficult. And Jo does a good job keeping the pressure on,” Federer said. “He was just ... better in all areas,” continued Federer, whose lone French Open title, in 2009, allowed him to equal Pete Sampras’ then-record of 14 major championships. “He returned better than I did. Served better than I did. I struggled to find my rhythm.” While Federer quickly faced a big deficit Tuesday and never recovered, Serena Williams was able to get out of a much smaller spot of trouble. Like Federer, Williams is 31. Like Federer, she’s won more than a dozen Grand Slam titles, 15. And like Federer, only one of those trophies came at Roland Garros, in 2002. Trailing in the third set against 2009 French Open winner Svetlana Kuznetsova, the No. 1-seeded Williams won five games in a row en route to a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 victory that put her back in the semifinals at Paris after a decade’s absence. Williams had lost four consecutive quarterfinals at Roland Garros — in 2004, 2007, 2009 (to Kuznetsova), 2010 — and so when she was serving while down 2-0 in the final set Tuesday, “I thought, you know, ‘Can’t go out like this again.”’ That was a pivotal game, featuring 16 points and three break chances for Kuznetsova, who flubbed the last with a drop shot that floated wide. After finally holding in that game with an inside-out forehand winner as Kuznetsova stumbled to the clay, Williams

bounce away from tying the score in the final minutes. Brandon Saad nearly had an open net after a cross-ice pass from Viktor Stalberg with 5 minutes left, but couldn’t collect the puck. Moments later, Keith missed a near-breakaway at the Kings’ blue line when Chicago went offside — and Quick set off a frenzy in the crowd when he improbably stopped Bickell’s fine chance late. The Blackhawks hadn’t been at Staples Center since both clubs’ season opener Jan. 19, when Chicago spoiled the Kings’ banner-raising ceremony with a 5-2 victory. NOTES: Carter went to the dressing room for repairs after Keith’s high stick. Chicago RW Patrick Sharp went to the dressing room in the second after a hit from Brown, but returned for the third period. broke right away with a backhand winner that had her yelling and shaking her fist.


Tuesday’s Sports Transactions By The Associated Press BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS—Placed SS Asdrubal Cabrera on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Juan Diaz from Columbus (IL). KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Claimed OF Quintin Berry off waivers from Detroit and optioned him to Omaha (PCL). Reinstated C Salvador Perez from the restricted list. Recalled RHP Kelvin Herrera from Omaha. Optioned C Adam Moore and RHP Louis Coleman to Omaha. TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Placed RHP Ramon Ortiz on the 15-day DL. Activated OF Rajai Davis and RHP Josh Johnson from 15-day DL. National League ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS—Recalled LHP Tyler Skaggs from Reno (PCL). LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Reinstated INF Hanley Ramirez from the 15-day DL. Placed LHP Chris Capuano on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 30. WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Reinstated OF Jayson Werth from the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Anthony Rendon from Syracuse (IL). Selected the contract of LHP Ian Krol from Harrisburg (EL). Placed 2B Danny Espinosa on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 3. Designated RHP Henry Rodriguez and LHP Zach Duke for assignment. FOOTBALL National Football League ARIZONA CARDINALS—Signed LB Alex Okafor and G Earl Watford to four-year contracts. CHICAGO BEARS—Announced TE Gabe Miller received a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing substances. DETROIT LIONS—Signed G/C Leroy Harris, G Jake Scott and WR Micheal Spurlock. Released WR Troy Burrell, TE Nathan Overbay and CB Lionel Smith. PITTSBURGH STEELERS—Signed DE Nick Williams to a four-year contract. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS—Named Eric Mangini senior offensive consultant. Signed WR Kassim Osgood to a one-year contract. Waived WR Joe Hastings. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Signed WR Arceto Clark. Released DT Myles Wade. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Signed K Derek Dimke and WR Carlton Mitchell. Waived TE Evan Landi. HOCKEY National Hockey League DALLAS STARS—Announced the extension of its developmental affiliation agreement with Idaho (ECHL) for the 2013-14 season. MOTORSPORTS NASCAR—Docked Sprint Cup driver Brad Keselowski and car owner Roger Penske six points each and fined crew chief Paul Wolfe $25,000 for failing a post-race inspection at Dover on June 2. COLLEGE BETHEL (MINN.)—Named Doug Novak men’s basketball coach. DUKE—Named Nunzio Esposto diving coach. GEORGIA SOUTHERN—Announced senior RB Robert Brown was medically disqualified from further participating in football practice or competition. INDIANA STATE—Named Mike Lucas defensive line coach. JACKSONVILLE—Announced resignation of women’s basketball coach Annette Watts. MICHIGAN—Announced the resignation of men’s basketball director of operations Travis Conlan. ST. XAVIER—Announced the transfer of junior softball OF Katie Sears from Evansville. TEXAS TECH—Named Bri Young women’s volunteer assistant soccer coach. WICHITA STATE—Fired baseball coach Gene Stephenson. Named pitching coach Brent Kemnitz interim baseball coach. YALE—Named Patrick Hatch tight ends coach.


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The Force Is With Us

Experiencing Gravity Gravity is one of the most important forces in the universe. It causes planets and stars to form. It keeps everything, including us, on our planet. It traps the air in our atmosphere and causes the tides. The Mini Page talked with an expert from the National Science Foundation to learn more about this important force.

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Gravity keeps our solar system together. It keeps the moon revolving around the Earth and the Earth and other planets orbiting the sun. It holds galaxies together.

Everything changes again

Gravity is one of the four forces that affect the universe. Gravity causes every object to attract every other object. The three other forces keep atoms together or are connected with electricity and magnetism. A force is something that pushes or pulls something. It can make an object move in a certain direction, or it can make an object stop moving. A force is like an imaginary elastic band attached to an object. The force pulls the object just as an elastic band pulls an object. Gravity is the weakest force. It is also one of the most mysterious. We know little about it.

Sir Isaac Newton was a scientist who lived nearly 400 years ago. He was the first person to explain gravity. The story goes that Newton was sitting under a tree when an apple fell and bonked him on the head. He wondered what made the apple fall down. Why didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t it go up instead? Why didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t it fly to the side? When Newton was still in his 20s, he figured out that the same force that made the apple fall also made the moon orbit the Earth and the planets orbit the Isaac Newton sun. He was the first person to make this (1642-1727) connection.

In the early 1900s, another young genius, Albert Einstein, realized that Newtonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s idea of gravity doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t work for huge distances. It doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t work near massive objects such as black holes. He figured out that time had to be part of the picture. Time and space are linked together. To understand gravity, we need four dimensions â&#x20AC;&#x201D; length, width, height and time. If you watch science fiction shows, you may have heard about the space-time continuum (kuhnTIN-u-uhm). This is what theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re Albert Einstein talking about.


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Supersport: Keilani Ricketts Hometown: San Jose, Calif.

/NTHEPITCHERSMOUND +EILANI2ICKETTSBAFFLES opposing batters. At the plate, she batters opposing pitchers. Her hurling and hitting heroics helped the University of Oklahoma womenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s softball team gain a No. 1 ranking and have Ricketts on track to earn All-American honors for the fourth straight year. The tall lefthander with the sizzling fastball and deceptive change-up won 24 of her first 25 pitching decisions, which included 246 strikeouts. Add to that her solid .402 batting average and 11 home runs. ,ASTSEASONS.ATIONAL0LAYEROFTHE9EARISSTRONGACADEMICALLY ASWELL sheâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s an honor student majoring in health and exercise science. Her other chief INTERESTISCOLLECTINGSPORTSEQUIPMENTTOSENDTOPEOPLEIN3OMALIA IN!FRICA And, of course, Ricketts plans to keep on collecting wins for the Sooners.

The fabric of space-time In Einsteinâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s vision, space and time are woven together, similar to the threads in fabric. This imaginary fabric stretches all over the universe. Picture a sheet of fabric stretched out tight, like a trampoline top. If you place a ball in the center of the fabric, the fabric will curve around the ball. It makes a kind of bowl. The fabric closest to the ball is the deepest part of the bowl. The fabric farthest from the ball curves the least. If you place smaller objects, such as marbles, on the fabric, they will roll toward the bigger object. They will follow the curve around the bigger object. In the same way, space-time curves around an object with mass*, such as the sun. Planets orbit along the sunâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s curve. Gravity is the curve around an object in the fabric of space-time. *Mass is how much stuff, such as atoms, something contains.

As with other planets, the Earth causes the fabric of space-time to curve around it. Moons orbit around the curved bowl made by a planet.

Gravity waves When an object moves, it bends space-time. It creates waves in space-time called gravitational waves. Speed and mass affect the strength of these waves. Faster objects create stronger gravitational waves. The more massive something is, the stronger the gravitational wave will be. Fast-moving massive objects, such as black holes, create gravitational waves that are so powerful that they can be detected on Earth, billions of miles away.

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The Curves of Gravity art courtesy Science Kids

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Ilana Melmed is the leader of the band h9OUNG!VENUE+IDSv4HEBANDSFIRST ALBUMISh7HATEVER)7ANTTO"Ev3HEHAS written words, or lyrics, to go with classical music by composers such as Rossini, Grieg and Strauss. She teaches English as a second language ATTHE5NIVERSITYOF3OUTHERN#ALIFORNIA She decided to produce an album of the songs she loves in order to introduce her grandkids and other kids to her favorite composers. Six of the kids singing in the band are her grandchildren. )LANANAMEDTHEBANDAFTER9OUNG!VENUE ASTREETIN Johannesburg, South Africa, where she grew up. She and her family moved to the United States in the 1970s. She taught middle school in Los Angeles before teaching college. from The Mini Page Š 2013 Universal Uclick

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Meet Ilana Melmed


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Newton changes everything

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Forces of nature

Huge events such as supernova explosions and black holes colliding can cause gravitational waves. This image shows the remains of Supernova W49B.

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Gaining Knowledge The facts of gravity Gravity is a mysterious force. Here are some fun facts about gravity: s"IGGEROBJECTSHAVESTRONGER gravity than smaller objects. s#LOSEROBJECTSHAVEASTRONGER gravitational pull than distant objects. s7EIGHTISTIEDTOGRAVITY The more gravity there is, the more something weighs. For example, the moon has only about one-sixth the GRAVITYOF%ARTH9OUWOULD weigh about one-sixth as much on the moon as on Earth. If you weigh 84 pounds on Earth, you would weigh about 14 pounds on the moon. s!ROUNDREALLYMASSIVEOBJECTS such as black holes, the gravity is so strong that it actually bends light. s4HESTRONGERTHEGRAVITYIS THE slower time moves. s'RAVITYEFFECTSAREMEASUREDIN G-forces, or Gâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s. One G is the effect of gravity on the Earthâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s surface. It is what we feel all the time without even realizing it. Space shuttle astronauts experienced about 3 Gâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s at liftoff. This means they felt about three times heavier. Roller-coaster riders can briefly experience about 5 Gâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s. s'RAVITATIONALWAVESCANACTUALLY change the shape of matter. On Earth, weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re hit by gravity waves all the time. They actually stretch or SQUASHOURBODIES"UTTHEYARESO weak that we donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t even notice them.

photo courtesy LIGO Scientific Collaboration

Two buildings, in Louisiana and Washington state, serve as giant gravity detectors in a U.S. project called LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory). Because gravity waves change the length of things, lasers check to see if the long wings in the buildings change length. So far, scientists havenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t had any luck. More powerful detectors should be working by 2015.

Counting on gravity

Gravity discoveries

Newtonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s ideas about gravity were so accurate, we used them to send men to the moon. But they are not accurate enough to let us use a GPS system. We need Einsteinâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s theories for that. Einstein realized that time flows slower where gravity is stronger. That means that time flows slower on Earth than it does on satellites up in space. The gravity on Earth is stronger. The farther away from Earth something is, the weaker the gravity is. Atomic clocks on board GPS, or Global Positioning System, satellites help us figure out Earth locations. In order for GPS to work, experts have to figure out how much slower time flows on Earth than on the satellites. This is just one difference in time that experts need to figure out for GPS systems to work.

Right now, most of what we know about the universe is through radiation, such as visible light or X-rays. Gravity waves could give us an entirely new tool for exploring the universe. Nothing stops gravity waves. They go through everything. This is different from anything else. For example, objects such as planets can block light. But nothing affects gravity waves very much. This means that gravity waves reaching us would be mostly unchanged from when they were formed. Gravity waves could show us what the universe was like less than one second after the Big Bang, when matter was created. The Mini Page thanks Dr. Pedro Marronetti, project director for gravitational physics, National Science Foundation, for help with this issue.

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All the following jokes have something in common. #ANYOUGUESSTHECOMMONTHEMEORCATEGORY Eric: What happened when the electrician mixed up the wires of the electric blanket and the toaster? Elsa: He kept popping out of bed all night! Elliot: What is the electricianâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s favorite ice cream flavor? Ellen: Shock-a-lot! Emily: What did the electricianâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s boss ask when he arrived late for work? Emma:h7IREYOUINSULATEv Brow Bassetews N e h T â&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Hound


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DEAR ABBY: I, too, am disgusted with people who answer their cell phones wherever and whenever. I was at a funeral last week where this twit answered her cell phone while viewing the deceased in his casket. She was literally kneeling beside the casket when her phone rang, and she carried on a conversation with the caller for a full three minutes. I timed it! I know some people may think this is funny or no big deal. I suggest that those who feel that way should learn manners. Unless you’re a doctor or some other emer-

gency caretaker, there is no reason to take a call while in the company of others. MICHAEL IN ROCHESTER, N.Y.

DEAR MICHAEL: I agree. When attending a funeral or a memorial, cell phones should be TURNED OFF out of respect not only for the deceased, but for the others around you. ##### DEAR ABBY: I’m a single mother of two amazing boys, 16 and 12. While my older son has been private about coming into puberty, my younger son is very open about it, and we have had many conversations about it. Abby, I’ll be honest. The subject makes me uncomfortable. Last night I walked into my 12year -old’s room and interrupted him pleasuring himself. I was shocked, and I started to laugh because I was embarrassed. I did tell him he needed to be more private about his curiosity, to close the door and have a blanket over him-


self. But I was laughing when I was talking to him and literally could not stop. I’m unsure what is the right course of action at this point. Where do I go from here? EMBARRASSED MOM

DEAR EMBARRASSED: Masturbation is natural. Every healthy, normal person has done it. It is not depraved, a crime or harmful to one’s health. Your son is now at an age when it is appropriate for Mom to knock before entering his room out of respect for his privacy. So: Apologize to your son for laughing. Explain that it was because you were embarrassed. If your children’s father is in the picture (or another male relative), a man-to-man talk about this could be helpful. If there isn’t one, consult your sons’ pediatrician for suggestions on how to discuss sexuality with both of your boys. If you haven’t already done so, the time has arrived. #####

DEAR ABBY: My brother, three sisters and their husbands and children and I go to our parents’ house for holiday dinners. My youngest sister’s husband refuses to go because he does not get along with our family. (He also does not get along with his own family.) Before my youngest sister leaves, she insists on taking a plate of food home for her husband who was “unable to be there.” I feel if he doesn’t want to be with our family, he shouldn’t be allowed to have takeout. Our mother is 82, and it upsets her that he doesn’t want to be there. What do you think? RESENTFUL

Family Circus

DEAR RESENTFUL: If your brother-in-law can’t get along with the family, he is doing everyone a favor by not attending those family dinners. Because your mother finds his absence upsetting, it is up to her to put her foot down and tell your sister she doesn’t want food taken to him. Until she does, food deliveries will continue.

Beetle Bailey

The Wizard of Id




KING FEATURES SYNDICATE Dear Heloise: As a reader of The Advocate in Baton Rouge, La., I’m not being too dramatic when I say that you may have saved my adult daughter’s life, or at the very least prevented an episode of anaphylaxis. She found out a few years ago that she’s ALLERGIC to edible flowers. Neither she nor I knew that capers were in this category until I read it in your column. Your column spurred further research on our part, as it made us wonder what else is out there that is part of a flower that we don’t know about. Thanks and appreciation, as you never know how you may help others in unexpected ways. Glenda L. in Louisiana

Today’s Crossword Puzzle

P.S.: This is the second time you’ve helped us in this area. The other time was when you suggested carrying two EpiPens in case one malfunctioned. Glenda, thank you for writing and sharing your story. Wow, who would have thought something as simple as “What is a caper?” would yield such great (and potentially lifesaving) information. People often ask how topic ideas come about. Obviously from readers who send in questions or hints to share. But also, many ideas come from people I meet when traveling and giving speeches, or doing TV shows and working with producers to plan a segment. The caper question came from a reader. One of my assistants keeps them as a staple in her house, so she was happy to do the research. Guess what? No one in my office had a clue that capers are part of the flower family! The epinephrine auto-injector idea came from the same assistant, who discovered that one of her daughters was deathly allergic to fire ants! The poor girl got bitten while at school and was taken by ambulance to the hospital! Now she must keep the injectors at school and with her at all times. If anyone reading this column is highly allergic and must keep an epinephrine auto-injector handy, you should have two available. Why? In case one doesn’t work, you don’t use it in the required length of time or when used the pen malfunctions, etc. Sometimes the “simplest” hint or question starts a journey discovering all kinds of interesting (and some NOT) information! Heloise #####


For Better or For Worse


Hagar the Horrible

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SEND A GREAT HINT TO: Heloise P.O. Box 795000 San Antonio, TX 78279-5000 Fax: 210-HELOISE Email: Heloise(at) Dear Heloise: I eat a bran muffin every day. The store-bought muffins are very dry, as are the ones I bake from a packaged mix. What can I do to improve their taste and texture? D.C.F. in Pennsylvania There are a couple of things you can try when making your own from a mix. First, try substituting applesauce for the oil in the recipe at the same ratio (for example: 1 cup applesauce instead of 1 cup oil). Second, in place of liquid (milk or water), add that same amount of orange juice, apple juice or any other favorite juice. Experiment to see which tastes the best to you. Heloise


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Stocks head lower on Fed stimulus worries Roswell Daily Record

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks took a turn lower in afternoon trading on Wall Street as traders anticipated a pullback in economic stimulus from the Federal Reserve. The Dow Jones industrial average was down almost 50 points in late afternoon trading. It had been down as much as 153 at about 2:30 p.m., then regained much of the ground it lost. Other major market indexes also fell. The stumble was the latest volatile turn in stock trading as investors try to figure out when and by how much the Federal Reserve will ease back on its $85 billion a month in bond purchases. The market started the day slightly higher after encouraging reports on home prices and trade. Stocks slumped in afternoon trading when comments were reported from Esther George, president of the Kansas City branch of the Federal Reserve. George said that in light of “improving economic conditions” and other reasons, “I support slowing the pace of asset purchases as an

appropriate next step for monetary policy.” “History suggests that waiting too long to acknowledge the economy’s progress and prepare markets for more-normal policy settings carries no less risk than tightening too soon,” according to a prepared text of a speech George was set to give in Santa Fe, N.M. The speech was canceled due to illness, but the comments were reported by news outlets and posted on the website of the Kansas City branch of the Fed. While it’s well-known that the Fed’s next move will be to slow down its bond purchases, nobody is sure when that will happen. As a result, traders have been trying to out-guess each other in anticipation of the Fed’s next step, seizing on comments from Fed officials and minutes from a recent meeting of Fed policymakers to send stock and bond prices swinging sharply over the past two weeks. The next data point for investors is the Labor Department’s closely watched monthly employment survey due out Friday. Oddly enough, a weak report might be

Global markets steadier but focus remains on US LONDON (AP) — Stocks advanced Tuesday but the rebound was far from convincing as investor sentiment continues to swing according to the flow of U.S. economic data. For the past few weeks, market directions have largely depended on the vagaries of the U.S. economic data and their implications for the future of the Federal Reserve’s monetary stimulus program. With little economic news Tuesday, the prevailing mood in markets was far less volatile than of late. “Markets seem to be dominated by flow and positioning ahead of the next batch of event risk tomorrow,” said Adam Cole, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets. In Europe, the FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was up 0.7 percent at 6,572 while Germany’s DAX rose 0.5 percent to 8,325. The CAC-40 in France was 0.6 percent higher at 3943. In the U.S., the Dow Jones industrial average pushed on from Monday’s strong close — the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.3 percent at 15,294 while the broader S&P 500 index rose the same rate to 1,645. Monday’s trading showcased the recent trend in markets, with a disappointing manufacturing survey from the Institute for Supply Management causing stocks to rise. Investors concluded that there was less chance of the Fed reducing the amount of finan-

CATTLE/HOGS NEW YORK(AP) - Cattle/hogs futures on the Chicago Merchantile Exchange Friday: Open high



CATTLE 40,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Jun 13 120.52 121.75 120.17 120.95 Aug 13 119.17 120.90 118.97 120.12 122.65 124.42 122.65 123.45 Oct 13 Dec 13 124.77 126.32 124.70 125.57 Feb 14 126.32 127.60 126.15 127.07 128.00 129.20 127.82 128.77 Apr 14 Jun 14 123.75 124.85 123.60 124.25 Last spot N/A Est. sales 43134. Mon’s Sales: 39,537 Mon’s open int: 299844, up +548 FEEDER CATTLE 50,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Aug 13 144.60 146.15 144.40 145.57 Sep 13 146.62 148.15 146.50 147.55 Oct 13 148.40 149.50 148.25 149.22 Nov 13 149.75 150.90 149.70 150.80 Jan 14 150.00 151.00 150.00 150.55 Mar 14 150.60 151.50 150.60 151.50 152.25 152.50 152.25 152.50 Apr 14 153.25 May 14 Last spot N/A Est. sales 3504. Mon’s Sales: 4,137 Mon’s open int: 31755, up +139 HOGS-Lean 40,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Jun 13 96.00 96.65 95.87 96.52 Jul 13 93.62 94.97 93.57 94.75 93.10 93.90 93.10 93.90 Aug 13 Oct 13 83.95 84.10 82.67 84.07 Dec 13 80.30 80.90 79.82 80.82 Feb 14 83.25 83.65 82.45 83.65 Apr 14 85.00 85.40 84.00 85.27 May 14 90.00 Jun 14 91.90 92.55 91.90 92.52 Jul 14 90.90 Aug 14 89.55 Oct 14 80.00 79.90 79.90 Last spot N/A Est. sales 47811. Mon’s Sales: 38,524 Mon’s open int: 261287, up +152


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COTTON NEW YORK(AP) - Cotton No. 2 futures on the N.Y. Cotton Exchange Friday: Open high

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COTTON 2 50,000 lbs.- cents per lb. Jul 13 82.01 86.38 81.80 84.56 Sep 13 85.56 Oct 13 84.47 86.52 84.10 85.96 Dec 13 83.41 86.41 83.08 85.56 Mar 14 84.11 86.18 83.50 85.57 May 14 84.52 86.23 84.40 86.00 Jul 14 84.99 86.46 84.79 86.46 Oct 14 83.95 Dec 14 81.00 83.24 80.89 81.46 Mar 15 81.56 May 15 81.46 Jul 15 81.36 Oct 15 81.26 Dec 15 81.16 Mar 16 81.16 Last spot N/A Est. sales 50595. Mon’s Sales: 36,220 Mon’s open int: 178889, off -1394


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Tuesday is probably the lightest data day of the week, but the pace picks up on Wednesday with the ADP private payrolls report for May and the ISM’s survey of activity in the services sector. Most important will be Friday’s nonfarm payrolls report for May. The payrolls figures are usually the U.S. economic release with the greatest market impact.

“The sizeable market reaction to yesterday’s soft U.S. data highlights the potential significance of the payrolls report on Friday,” said Nick Bennenbroek, an analyst at Wells Fargo Bank.

It’s also a big week in Europe, with the European Central Bank meeting to discuss the ailing eurozone economy and whether anything more needs to be done to get it growing again. The latest speculation in the markets is that the ECB will refrain from announcing any big new measures Thursday.


CHICAGO(AP) - Futures trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Thursday: Open high



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DETROIT (AP) — A defiant Chrysler is refusing to recall about 2.7 million Jeeps the government says are at risk of a fuel tank fire in a rear-end collision. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration sent Chrysler a letter asking that the company voluntarily recall Jeep Grand Cherokees from 1993 through 2004 and Jeep Libertys from 2002 through 2007. Chrysler Group LLC, which is majority owned by Italy’s Fiat SpA, said in a statement Tuesday that the Jeeps are safe and it “does not intend to recall the vehicles.” Such a refusal by an auto company is rare. It was unclear how NHTSA would respond. The agency can order a recall but could need a court order to enforce it. NHTSA opened an investigation into the SUVs in August 2010 at the request of the Center for Auto Safety, a Washington, D.C., advocacy group.

Though Monday’s ISM survey, which indicated that the manufacturing sector was contracting again, reined in expectations of a Fed policy change, there’s a lot of economic data this week that could alter predictions again.

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encouraging to stock investors since it would imply that the Fed would keep buying bonds to support the economy. That’s the reaction the stock market had on Monday, when traders interpreted an unexpected slowdown in U.S. manufacturing last month as the latest sign that the Fed wasn’t close to winding down its stimulus program. “You gotta believe that people are getting ready for the end of the week,” said Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Wells Capital Management in Minneapolis. The Fed’s bond purchases have helped keep bond prices high and the yields they pay low. The Fed’s goal AP Photo is to encourage borrowing Trader Warren Meyers works on the floor of the New York Stock and investing with low Exchange Friday. interest rates. Many investors expect stocks. long-term interest rates to rise when the Trying to anticipate that outcome, many Fed scales back its bond-buying. If they traders are pre-emptively selling stocks on climb high enough, more investors may the slightest signs that the Fed may be be tempted to buy bonds instead of closer to slowing its stimulus.

Chrysler refuses recall request

cial assets it buys as part of a strategy to shore up the U.S. economic recovery. The stimulus has been one of the main reasons why many stock indexes have hit record highs, so investors have been viewing a possible withdrawal with concern.


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Clarence Ditlow, the center’s director, has repeatedly sent letters to Chrysler seeking a recall. The agency found that the Jeeps’ fuel tanks can fail when hit from the rear, leak fuel and cause fires if there’s an ignition source. The placement of the tanks behind the axle and their height above the road is a design defect, the agency wrote in its letter to Chrysler, dated Monday. Chrysler moved Grand Cherokee fuel tanks ahead of the rear axle in 2005, and did the same thing with the Liberty in 2007. But retrofitting the older Jeeps with repositioned tanks would be time consuming and costly. In 2011, when T oyota recalled 1.7 million cars for possible fuel leaks from sensors, an analyst estimated the cost at $240 million. Automakers usually agree to a recall request, partly to avoid bad publicity. In the last three years, Chrysler has conducted 52


Chrysler last refused NHTSA in 1996, when the agency asked the company to recall 91,000 Dodge Stratus and Chrysler Cirrus cars for an alleged seat belt defect. NHTSA sued the company — and won — in federal court. But in 1998, a federal appeals court reversed the lower court’s decision, saying NHTSA had unfairly held Chrysler to a new standard. Chrysler was represented in that case by John Roberts, who is now chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Chrysler says its review of nearly 30 years of data shows a low number of rear -impact crashes involving fire or a fuel leak in a fleet of more than 5 million vehicles.

“The rate is similar to comparable vehicles produced and sold during the time in question,” the company said in the statement.






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Oklahoma claims NCAA title with 4-0 win over Tennessee

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Keilani Ricketts homered and drove in four runs, Michelle Gascoigne pitched a three-hit shutout and topseeded Oklahoma won the NCAA softball championship by beating Tennessee 4-0 on Tuesday night in Game 2 of the Women’s College World Series finals. Ricketts, the national player of the year, drove a 21 pitch from Ivy Renfroe (225) halfway up the right-field bleachers for a three-run home run in the third inning and tacked on an RBI groundout in the seventh. Ricketts got the night off in the circle after throwing a career -high 12 innings in Game 1 and moving to 35-1 on the season, but that just put the other half of her well-rounded game on display. She hit her 15th home run of the season and


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pushed her RBI total to 60. No. 7 seed Tennessee (5212) managed just three singles against Gascoigne (193), who struck out 12 and didn’t walk anyone. Ricketts, who was the designated player, was the first one charging out of the dugout when Gascoigne struck out pinch-hitter Lexi Overstreet looking to wrap up the Sooners’ second national championship. Oklahoma (57-4) also won it all in 2000 and was the runner-up to Alabama last season. The Sooners were a dominant force all season long, carrying the No. 1 ranking from the first week of the regular season and leading the nation in both scoring and earned-run average. It took a captivating 11thinning rally for them to beat Tennessee in Game 1, with a

Gee apologized when the comments were disclosed, saying they were “a poor attempt at humor and entirely inappropriate.” His decision to retire was first reported by The Columbus Dispatch. Robert Schottenstein, who as chairman of the university’s board of trustees condemned the remarks last week as “wholly unacceptable” and “not presidential in nature,” deflected questions about whether Gee had been forced out by the board. “It’s really about a decision to

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retire for the reasons that Gordon has articulated,” Schottenstein said. Ohio State, one of the biggest universities in the nation, with 65,000 students, named provost Joseph Alutto as interim president. Gee, a familiar figure on campus with his bowties and owlish eyeglasses, has repeatedly gotten in trouble over the years for verbal gaffes. Tuesday’s news lit up Twitter, with numerous posts using the hashtag #savethebowtie. Notre Dame and the SEC had no comment on Gee’s retirement. Gee also came under fire in 2011 for some offhand remarks he made during a scandal on

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-----------------------------------------------------------------------Publish June 5, 2013 SOUTHEAST NM COMMUNITY ACTION CORPORATION HEAD START PROGRAM Request for Proposals

Southeast NM Community Action Corporation Head Start Program is soliciting proposals to replace existing grease interceptor with 1000 gallon grease interceptor located at Roswell Head Start, 209 East Hendricks, Roswell , NM. Minimum specifications: Capacity of 1000 gallons. Must meet all current codes, NM Environmental Regulations and obtain all necessary permits. All debris must be removed after completion of work. Time frame for start and completion must be included.

A site tour is required. An appointment may be scheduled by contacting Buddy Simmons at (575)-703-0782 or Mary A. Perry, (575) 748-1141.

Deadline Sealed proposals may be mailed to SNMCAC Head Start Program, PO Box 37, Artesia NM, 88211-0037, or delivered to the Head Start office at 504 W. Gage St., Artesia, NM. by June 17, 2013 @ 10:00 a.m. MST. Proposals submitted after the due date/time is not acceptable. Sealed proposals will be opened immediately after the due date/time. The SNMCAC Head Start Program reserves the right to reject any or all Proposals or to waive any technicality.

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dropped pop-up sparking a three-run outburst before Lauren Chamberlain’s 30th home run of the season won it in the 12th. Both teams went with their second-string starters after that marathon, in which Ricketts and Ellen Renfroe — Ivy’s younger sister — both had shutouts through 10 innings. It didn’t take nearly as long for an offensive breakthrough in Game 2. After Ricketts provided the lead, Gascoigne struck out the side in order in the bottom of the third to start a string of eight batters in a row retired. She retired 15 of the final 16 batters she faced out, with Melissa Davin’s one-out single in the fifth as the only interruption. AP Photo Kat Dotson and Madison Shipman had the only other The Oklahoma Sooners celebrate with the national championship after beating Tennessee 4-0 in Game 2 of the Women’s College World Series championship series, Tuesday. hits for Tennessee.



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football coach Jim Tressel’s watch. Asked whether he had considered firing Tressel, Gee said: “No, are you kidding? Let me just be very clear: I’m just hopeful the coach doesn’t dismiss me.” Tressel, later forced out by the university, said in a statement Tuesday it had been an honor to work with Gee. Last year, Gee apologized for saying that coordinating the school’s many divisions was like running the Polish army, a remark that a Polish-American group called bigoted. In 1992, in a moment of frustration over higher -education funding, Gee referred to thenGov. George Voinovich as “a damn dummy.” Voinovich said

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Tuesday there were no hard feelings and he considered Gee one of his best friends. Gee didn’t edit himself much Tuesday during a teleconference announcing his retirement, joking about the imposition of “this damn telephone call.” “I’ve only got a month to ruin the university,” he quipped. “I’ve got to get at it.” Gee was named the country’s best college president in 2010 by Time magazine. He has held the top job at West Virginia University, the University of Colorado, Brown and Vanderbilt. He was Ohio State president from 1990 to 1997 and returned in 2007. He makes about $1.9 million a year in base pay, retirement benefits

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CDL DRIVERS Wanted: Regional routes, home weekends, competitive pay. Must have current physical and clean MVR. Positions to fill immediately. Call 575-461-4221, 1-800-750-4221 or email to: jimhayes66@ FRANCO'S TRUCKING LLC is hiring for an experienced CDL Backhoe Operator and a Certified Pesticide Spray Technician. Benefits offered, good weekly pay apply in person at 604 N. Canal Carlsbad NM. No phone calls please.

045. Employment Opportunities

DOMINOS Pizza now hiring for drivers and assistant managers. Apply online MOTEL 6 is now accepting applications for front desk & maintanance. Apply in person at 3307 N. Main. OPENINGS AVAILABLE NOW Bookkeeper Looking for a hard working individual for bookkeeper position in a fast paced office. Computer experience needed. Job requires accuracy and multi-tasking. Benefits available. Send resume to P.O. Box 1210, Roswell, NM 88202

CLINICAL LADAC COUNSELOR Counseling Associates, Inc. located in Roswell, NM is currently seeking responsible, qualified individual to fill a position of Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (LADAC). Group and Individual counseling experience needed. 40 hours per week; evening work required. Bilingual (English/Spanish is a plus). We are an eligible site for the National Federal Re-payment Program (NFRP). Salary DOE and An EOE. Send resume to: Counseling Associates, Inc. ATTN: Kathy Collier PO Box 1978 Roswell, New Mexico 88202 If you need further assistance, please contact Kathy Collier at (575)623-1480 ext. 1010 or at WE’RE LOOKING for a detail-oriented person to fill a part-time position in a busy office. You must be organized, well acquainted with computers and professional with clients. If this sounds like you, please fax your resume to 575-627-9001. CLINICAL THERAPIST Counseling Associates, Inc., a well established, progressive community mental health center, seeking to fill above position.

Position requires Master's Degree from accredited university. Must have a New Mexico license; requires experience in demonstrated assessment, counseling, documentation and cultural competency skills. Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus. Excellent fringe benefits include: health insurance, retirement plan, and vacation package. We are an eligible site for the National Federal Re-payment Program (NFRP). Salary DOE. An EOE. Open until filled.

Send resume to: Counseling Associates, Inc. ATTN: Ann Anderson PO Box 1978 Roswell, New Mexico 88202 If you need further assistance, please contact Ann Anderson at 575)623-1480 ext. 1003 or at

Roswell Daily Record 045. Employment Opportunities

SOUTHWESTERN REGIONAL Housing & CDC (SRHCDC) is accepting RFQ's for the Weatherization Assistance Program for materials and services. Please contact Isaias Amaya Jr. at 575-523-1639 or 575-546-4181 for an application and RFQ General instructions. SRHCDC encourages M/WBE and Labor Surplus Area firms to apply. All applications received by SRHCDC by 6/14/2013 at 5:00. Late RFQ will not be considered.

045. Employment Opportunities THE LAW office of Hennighausen & Olsen, L.L.P. has an immediate opening for a full time Legal/Administrative Assistant. Candidate must have no less than two years legal experience and be proficient in Word and WordPerfect. We offer paid vacation, sick leave, other benefits, and a competitive salary. Send cover letter and resume to: Hennighausen & Olsen, L.L.P., Attn: Manager, P.O. Box 1415, Roswell, NM 88202-1415. No telephone calls will be accepted.

045. Employment Opportunities

Ponderosa Petroleum Corp. has a position open for a general oilfield worker. Duties will include all phases of production operations, such as roustabout, well servicing, and relief pumping. A valid NM Drivers License is required with a clean driving record. Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screening & background check. Top pay & benefits. Send a letter of interest with resume and references to; Oilfield, P.O. Box 132, Roswell, NM 88202.

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045. Employment Opportunities

WANTED DEPENDABLE caregiver/housekeeper to care for severely disabled senior lady. Must be able to lift 85 lbs. 623-1802 3 TEMPORARY Workers Goldsmith Ranch Spencer Goldsmith 2598 CR 119 Baird TX. 79504 Occupation: Farm workers, Farm Ranch &Animals 7/15/2013-05/15/2014 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 building fences. Transportation and subsistence expense reimbursed interested applicants can send resumes nearest State Workforce Agency office using job listing number TX6892259. Full Time Uncertified Patrol Officer, Salary Range is $16.85 hourly, Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, June 17, 2013. Complete job description and applications at the Village of Ruidoso, 313 Cree Meadows Dr. Ruidoso, NM 88345. Phone 258-4343 or 1-877-700-4343. Fax 258-5848. Website “Drugfree Workplace” EEOE. OFFICE CLERK Alianza is a local non-profit community based organization that provides services to individuals and families living with and affected by HIV in Southern New Mexico. To be considered for this position interested individuals should have a minimum of high school diploma and a valid NM driver’s license. The perfect candidate will have experience and be comfortable working with diverse cultures and communities; self motivated; willing to travel; and have experience in direct client contact. This would be the perfect opportunity for anyone who wants to have fun, make a difference, and is interested in serving their community. Bilingual is a plus! Starting salary DOE; benefits include health insurance; sick and vacation leave; and paid holidays. Send resume or apply in person at 311 W. 2nd Street, Roswell, NM 88201, or send resume via email to Deadline to apply is June12, 2013 or until position is filled. Alianza is an EEOE.

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CDL DRIVER wanted. Full time position with OTR experience. Will drive approximately 50K miles per year. Position requires warehouse work when not on the road. Loading and unloading trucks required. This is an hourly position with expenses paid when on the road. Drug testing mandatory. E-verify. Equal opportunity employer offers medical, dental & AFLAC insurance. Fax resumes to 575.347.2085 or email EXPERIENCED FLORAL MANAGER For Beautiful Ruidoso, NM Must have at least 3 years of design experience Full Time Position Great environment & atmosphere Pay based on experince, employee discount 401k, Insurance, prescription benefits vacation pay. Must be able to work weekends & Holidays. Required to take drug test. Apply at Lawrence Brothers IGA 721 Mechem Drive * Ruidoso, NM or Send resume to HOUSEKEEPER NEEDED. Apply at Budget Inn, 2200 W. 2nd. CHILI’S GRILL & BAR Now hiring experienced severs, expiditers & host. Great pay, great benefits, competitive wages, based on experience. Apply online @ SALES PERSON needed at Samon’s, 1412 W. 2nd. No Phone Calls. Full Time, 40 hrs plus work on weekends. Must be able to lift 100 lbs. Must pass drug & background check. Start $8.00/hr plus commission.

045. Employment Opportunities

Southwestern Regional Housing & CDC (SRHCDC) Is accepting RFQ’s for the Weatherization Assistance Program for materials and services. Please contact Isaias Amaya Jr. at 575-523-1639 or 575-546-4181 for an application and RFQ General instructions. SRHCDC encourages M/WBE and Labor Surplus Area firms to apply. All applications received by SRHCDC by 6/14/2013 at 5:00. Late RFQ will not be considered. Executive Personal Assistant needed. Must be willing to be on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Must be able to handle confidential communications and deal with personal matters for a fast-paced Executive. Competitive salary and benefits. Please send Resume to PO Box 760, Roswell, NM 88202. Maintenance Technician, should have basic knowledge of electrical, plumbing, drywall & evaporative coolers. Sunset Apts., 1601 S. Sunset. PART-TIME TELLER Bank of the Southwest is looking to immediately fill the position of Part-Time Teller. Job duties to include, but not limited to customer service and cash handling. This part time position does not have paid benefits.

Requirements: Must have a good attitude and basic computer skills. Must be detailed oriented with excellent time management skills. 1 year bank experience preferred. Company offers excellent work environment and salary. Pre-employment drug test and background screen required. Apply in person with Lisa at Bank of the Southwest, 226 N Main, Roswell, NM by Monday, May 13, 2013. Drug-Free Workplace and EEO/AA Employer BUSY MEDICAL practice seeking a part or full time front office position for insurance pre-certs: Previous experience preferred but will train the right person. Must be able to multi task. Please send resumes to 342 W. Sherrill Lane Suite B, in Roswell or fax to 625-1013. No phone calls please.


080. Alterations

RITZY RAGS Alterations. Mon-Thurs, 12-5pm, by appt. only. Susan at 420-6242.

135. Ceramic Tile

CERAMIC TILE Do you need to tile your floor? Here in Roswell, Ben does it for you. From $295 ONLY per room. It includes: Tile, thin-set and work. 505-990-1628 or 575-825-0665 (cell)

140. Cleaning

JD CLEANING Service, Licensed and bonded. References. 623-4252 HOUSE KEEPER, responsible, references, dependable, organizing, low rates. Call 914-1797 SUNSHINE WINDOW Services. Free estimates. 575-626-5153 or 626-5458

185. Electrical

ELECTRICAL SERVICES Meter loops, service upgrades, remodels, additions, service calls. Lowest prices in town. Free estm. Lic#360025. 910-4193

195. Elderly Care

DO YOU or your loved one need help? Husband & Wife offer in home personal assistance. We can help. Call Meta 626-9682 or Jereme 626-0569 C.N.A./CAREGIVER will care for your elderly. Experience & good references. 623-0560, leave message.

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195. Elderly Care

Dennis the Menace

Private Home care full or part time, good references, 15yrs of exp. 575-910-3280 CNA 25 yrs experience, will care for your loved ones, Med certified. 637-1727

200. Fencing

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

220. Furniture Repair WE BUILD and repair furniture. 840-7849 or 626-8466

225. General Construction

CONCRETE, FRAMING, remodels, additions, drywall/painting, roofing, windows, doors & trim, $20/hr plus materials. 637-0825

345. Remodeling

Alpha Construction New Construction, remodels, additions, concrete & painting. Lic. & Bonded Call Adam 626-2050

BERRONES CONSTRUCTION. Remodeling, painting, ceramic tile, sheds, additions, fencing. Licensed, Bonded. Ray: 626-4153.

PROPERTY CLEANUPS Tear down old bldgs, barns, haul trash, old farm equip. 347-0142/317-7738

NO JOB too small, repair, remodeling, etc. Reasonable rates, quality work. Licensed and bonded. 5-C Const., Inc. 626-4079 or 622-2552.

235. Hauling 270. Landscape/ Lawnwork

LAWN MOWING, best prices in town. 420-9578 or 840-7278 Yard work, clean-ups, lawns. Handyman svc. David 637-9580. Summer Clean-up rake leaves, tree trimming, weed eating, haul trash, property clean-up & much more. Call Joseph, 317-2242. WE WORK All Yard work & hauling. Call Will at 317-7402

Better Lawn Care Mowing, weed eating, edging & bush trimming. Prices Start at $20. Call for Free Est. Jeremy 575-914-8118. WW LAWN Service Property cleanup - Lawn & field mowing - Shrub & hedge trimming - Rock installation & much more. Call Juan, 626-6121.

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 Bòidheach Yards and Gardens. Property cleanup & hauling, year round maintenance, landscaping, tree management. You'll love our prices! 578-9404.

285. Miscellaneous Services

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, 1-866-938-5101. SAVE ON Cable TVInternet-Digital PhoneSatellite. You`ve Got A Choice! Options from ALL major service providers. Call us to learn more! CALL Today. 888-706-8846 SAVE $$$ on AUTO INSURANCE from the major names you know and trust. No forms. No hassle. No obligation. Call READY FOR MY QUOTE now! CALL 1-888-719-6435 MEDICAL ALERT for Seniors - 24/7 monitoring. FREE Equipment. FREE Shipping. Nationwide Service. $29.95/Month CALL Medical Guardian Today 888-416-2099 Canada Drug Center is your choice for safe and affordable medications. Our licensed Canadian mail order pharmacy will provide you with savings of up to 90 percent on all your medication needs. Call today 1-800-661-3783, for $10.00 off your first prescription and free shipping.

350. Roofing

Guaranteed Shingle Roof jobs. Locally owned. Licensed and bonded. 5-C Const. 626-4079 or 622-2552. W&H CONSTRUCTION, metal roofing, 29gage & 26gage metal, 30yr on color, lifetime on metal, Contractor licensed & bonded. 575-640-1641. GUTTERS For All Your Rain Gutter Needs! Call WH Seamless Aluminum Gutter Systems, LLC. Locally owned. Free estimates. 575-626-0229.

395. Stucco Plastering

M. G. Horizons All types of Stucco and Wire lath. Free Estimates 623-1991

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490. Homes For Sale 2/BD 1/BA Fixer upper, 503 S. Kansas, carport, 2 storage sheds, large lot, $35k. Will discount for cash. 575-973-2353

LAKE COTTAGE for SALE Ft. Sumner Lake Cottage for Sale. 2 BR 1 Bath Cottage with boat garage/shop. Two blocks from boat launch. Property is approximately 3/4 acre. 218 Myrtle. Asking 30,000.00 Call 575-626-6440 to inquire. 3/BD 1.5/BA New kitchen, laundry room, hard wood floors, fireplace, refrigerated air, pecan tree, fenced. 22 Morningside. $75k 626-0935 4/BR, 2/BA 2000sf. Laundry room, den, living room, tiled floors, pecan tree, fenced. 1613 S. Elm $65k 626-0935 1505 Riley Dr. 3 bed 2 bath 2 car garage $99,000 (575)-910-6693 NE HOME For Sale. 1103 Kachina, 4/2/2, Brick, 2152 SF. 575-626-4113 or 626-4213

492. Homes for Sale/Rent

Stucco, Lath, synthetic, guaranteed work. Memo 575-637-1217

405. TractorWork

TRACTOR WORK Blade, Moore, disc, posthole digger, 347-0142 or 317-7738

410. Tree Service

STUMP GRINDING. Big Stumps & back yard stumps. Tree and shrub work. Free estimates. 623-4185 QuickCut Tree Services Best prices, great clean-up. Call for free estimates, 575-208-8963. Allen’s Tree Srvc. Trim top removal, good clean up. Free estimates. 626-1835



490. Homes For Sale 3br/1ba, 420 E. Forest St. Fully remodeled. $65k. 840-4589 or 420-6510

2707 GAYE Dr. $284k. 4000+sqft. of living area. 4BD/3.5BA/2 car garage. Living room w/fireplace, dining room, study, eat in kitchen w/bar, lg. laundry room w/storage. 40% finished basement w/fireplace. Lg. backyard w/shed for yard equip. Call 626-8295 for appt. 3/BD 1 or 2/BA Large enclosed front porch. Partial basement. Fixer upper, #7 Morningside, $45k. Will discount, for cash , decorative molding. Small 1/BD apt. in rear, large lot. 575-973-2353.

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495. Acreages/ Farms/ Ranches/Sale

LENDER SALE 40 acres, $29,900. Spellbinding views of snow-capped mountains! Adjacent to National Forest. Maintained all weather roads with electric. Close to Ruidoso. Financing available. Call NMRS 866-906-2857.

505. Investment/ Commercial/ Business Property

EXCELLENT LOCATION for any business, for sale or lease, 410 S. Main. 575-623-9051 or 575-420-9072

510. Resort-Out of Town

ADVERTISE YOUR VACATION PROPERTY, to more than 284,000 New Mexico newspaper readers. Your 25-word classified ad will appear in 32 newspapers around the state for only $100. Call this newspaper for more details or visit for more info.

515. Mobile Homes - Sale

FURNISHED, all appliances in Sr. Park, north side, 2br/2ba, ‘95 Skyline, 16x70, carport & Morgan shed, $27,950 or OBO for cash or $5k down & owner financed at 8% interest. 575-623-8034

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WITH MOTIVATED SELLER. $32,900, 18X80 Fleetwood Mobile Home. Open kitchen, dining & living room, 3BD 1&3/4BA, master has 5ft walk in shower, large porch w/ ramp. Call to see 910-9716

520. Lots for Sale

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. APPROX. 2 acres, NW, well & electricity, $32,500. Call 624-2845 or 914-5848 CORNER OF DIAMOND A & LATIGO. 188ftX146ft. 626-4113 or 626-4213 Mobile Home Lots for sale: Lot size 50x134 $19,500. Owner financing w/ $4000 down. 50 lots to choose from. On Washington & Brasher. 420-1352. 5 ACRES Roswell water, electricity, good covenants, $60k. 317-7778


535. Apartments Furnished

1&2Bd, util pd, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 1 or 2bd, furnished-unfurnished, no smoking/Hudpets all bills pd. 623-6281

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. 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. Town Plaza Apartments NO HUD ACCEPTED ALL UTILITIES PAID Friendly managers. New Renovated EXTRA LARGE 1, 2, and 3 bedrooms. Each 2 & 3 bedroom is multi level, upstairs & downstairs w/ large closets, stove & refrigerator, private patios, and private parking. Complex has a pool, laundry room, and a quiet garden setting environment. Friendly managers on-site. Good credit? Pay less rent! 575-623-2735. 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. 2BR 1ba, w/d hookups, all bills pd $550 mo, $500/DD 207 W Mathews 317-6479

545. Houses for Rent-Furnished

1&2Bd, util pd, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No Pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 North side of town, 3br/2ba, double car garage, furnished or unfurnished. 840-7871. #4 LAKE Van Dr. FLETC, traveling Nurse/ Contractor. After 4pm 575-703-4025. 2BR/2BA, garage, office, N. end Roswell, no pets, $1200/mo. 575-626-8927

550. Houses for RentUnfurnished 2BD/1BA $700MO. $500 dep. Dogs allowed. No HUD. 317-6169

TIRED OF Landlord Headaches? We can help! Prudential Enchanted Lands Realtors Property Management 575-624-2262 NO PETS or HUD, 2br/1ba $575/mo, $500/dep. 317-7373 2601 RSOLANA 3/2/2 $1175 mo. Call American Realty & Mgmt. at 575-623-9711 2 2/BD 1/BA newly remodeled, no fenced in yard, no HUD, Ref. required. 1801 & 1803 N. Garden. 622-5539 or 317-4859 EXTRA NICE 1br, appliances, wtr pd, no pets. 910-9357 206 E. Ballard 3/BD 1.5/BA, Garage, new paint & ceramic tile floors. $800/mo $800/dep, No pets. 625-2247 or 317-6230 2&3Bd, 1&2Ba, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No Pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 4/2, $1000 per mo, 3301 Trailing Heart 360-689-2790 2 BEDROOM, 2 bath Townhouse, fireplace, W/D, 1 car garage, patio, quiet neighborhood. $500 dep. $800mo. No smoking/pets. 623-8021 or 910-5778 19 Ruohonen Pl. (near ENMU-R) large 3br, 1ba, new stove, w/d hookups, completely remodeled very clean & cute, $600 mo, plus $600 dep., No HUD. References & rental history required. Call 578-3034 3BR, 2BA, 2102 S. Pennsylvanica, $1000 mo., $600 dep. 2 car garage, quiet neighborhood. 420-8281 For Rent or Sale 1704 W. Alameda MUST SEE! $850mo. Newly remodeled 4 br/1 ba. finished basement. New central heat/air, new roof, windows, & carpet. Lg, fenced backyard. Possible owner financing 10% dn. Shown by appt. No HUD. 719-237-4680 505-948-0513 2/1/2 DUPLEX, North side, $700mo $500dep. 910-0827 3B/ 2ba $975/mo, $400/dep, must see inside! no pets/Hud, 575-623-1806 or 575-420-0798 NICE 3/BD 2/ba, lg bedrooms, appliances. $800mo $800dep. 626-5423 3BR, W/D hookups, $675/mo, $350/dep, references, no pets. 317-4779

550. Houses for RentUnfurnished CUTE REMODELED 2/BD 1/BA 1 year lease, no pets, HUD accepted, $750mo Call Wendy 619-804-5713 3Bd/1.5Ba water paid, fenced yard. Appt. only. 575-626-5538 3/1/1 $900mo $500dep. No HUD, new paint great neighborhood, school district, & shopping. 910-2099 /405-1960 HUD Ok, 17 Langley 3br, 1b, stove & fridge, $700mo $300dep. After 4pm 575-703-4025 3/2/2, FAMILY room, good neighborhood. 2208 Berkley, $895 + bills, $500/dep. 623-7377 or 626-3932. 303 OAKWOOD, N-Roswell 3br/2ba, stove, frig, DW, fresh paint, storage building, garage, fenced yard, covered patio, $900/mo, $450/dep. 622-3250 3BD/ 2/BA $600mo. $400dep. Leave message. (575) 616-9480 3BR/2BA, 2 living areas, 805 W. Summit, $800 + $500/dep. 626-9818 HUD O.K. 32 Harris Pl. $700/m $300 dep. 4BR, 1 BA, stove, fridge. After 4 pm 575-703-4025


580. Office or Business Places CSD PROPERTY Mngmt RE/MAX of Roswell

575-637-3716 Commercial 6230 N. Main St. Great Office Space loading dock, yard $1500 Mo $1500 Dep

600. Wanted to Rent

SEMI RETIRED- Educator, self employed, healthy 68yr old man, financially independent, seeking large studio, preferably furnished, w/many bookshelves, & within walking distance to library & post office. 719-425-5186


605. Miscellaneous for Sale

QUEEN SETS $35, 2803 W.Second. P-T.AC - Heat & cool combo units, 208 volts, $300 each. 505-239-5747 ALMOST NEW traditional Bernhardt sofa, oatmeal chenille, 6 loose cushion decorator pillows. 104” 575-365-4321 NEW LADIES purple & brown show horse saddle, & used western ranch saddle. 578-0975

2801 N. Montana, 3br/2ba, major appliances, 2-car garage w/opener, utillity room, fenced yard, ref air, $1300/mo, $1000/dep. 575-703-0298. CSD PROPERTY Mngmt RE/MAX of Roswell

THE TREASURE Chest dressers, sofas, lift chair, table chairs, lady head vases, antiques, floblue collection, Jodeite, thrifts, piano. 1204 W. Hobbs, 914-1855, Weds-Sat, 10-5.

25 DEBORAH, 3/2/1, $1100/mo; 1700-C W. 1st, 2/1, $525/mo. Call American Realty & Mgmt at 575-623-9711.

Pwr wheelchair, lift chair, invacare patient lifter, hospital bed. 622-7638

575-637-3716 575-622-7191 808 W. Deming 2/1,water included $575 Mo $575 Dep

555. Mobile Homes for Rent QUIET COUNTRY 2br/2ba, horses welcome, 10 mi. East of Roswell, $650/dep, $675/mo. 575-799-5916

558. Roommates Wanted

ROOM FOR rent, cable, phone, washer/dryer, $350/mo. 575-578-7004

580. Office or Business Places 3500 sqft office building located at 200 W. Hobbs St. Currently set up with reception area, 10 offices and/or examination rooms, storage room, break room, handicap accessible restrooms. Perfect for any type of office or medical facility. Please contact 575-623-4553 to arrange time to show the building. OFFICE SPACE available, 400 E. College. 622-8500 or 420-9970 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.

COLMEN SPA excellent con. built w/thermo lock insolator, $1500, amplifiers Sender $150/ Peavy Classic $150. Exsersize machine $100. 626-0926

DISH NETWORK Starting at $19.99/month (for 12 months) & High Speed Internet starting at 14.95/month (where available). SAVE! Ask About SAME DAY Installation! CALL Now 1-877-867-1441 PIC FRAMES, furniture, some antiques, 5 pc iron patio set & other items. 623-4214 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! LIKE NEW Body Craft corner gym w/leg attachments. $1200 910-2591 SHOP BLAIRS! Great deals on used furniture, appliances, antiques, collectibles, home decor, tools, electronics, movies, music, jewelry & bows, hat & caps, saddles & tac, toys plus much more. We also buy your unwanted items including complete households & estates. Open daily 9-5. 5611 Hummingbird Ln. 627-2033 2 Beautiful dinette sets one is wood w/4 chairs, & other is iron w/glass top & 4 chairs plus 3 matching bar stools. 317-6285

605. Miscellaneous for Sale

5 PC King bedroom suite, box springs & mattress included, good condition, $1200 OBO. 420-2293 CHEAP SLAT walls, slat wall hooks, really big display shelf, clothes racks, different display shelves. 575-973-4415

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 ***CASH*** for GOLD & SILVER Jewelry, turquoise jewelry, sterling silverware & U.S. silver coins. Get paid the highest prices in Roswell. Ted 578-0805

620. Wanted to Buy Miscellaneous

TOP PRICES paid for household items, furniture, appliances, antiques, collectibles, tools, saddles, plus anything else of value. We buy compete household & estates. 623-0136 or 627-2033 I AM interested in buying most anything of value, furniture, appliances, tools, guitars, vehicles, motorcycles, trailers, & more. 317-6285

745. Pets for Sale


CKC FRENCH Bulldog puppies, health guaranteed, $1600; CKC PAPILLON puppies, $350-$450. 575-626-9813 4 BEAGLES from $200- $600 All AKC. 575-973-2353 VIZSLA HUNTING puppies 6 weeks old, AKC $625. 623-5880 AKC GOLDEN Retriever puppies, first shots, great family dogs. $500 575-302-0152

CKC REG. yellow labs $350, 5 m, 3 f. Ready on June 1.627-0115 444-6343

CHAMPION NKC American Bulldog puppies, 6wks, shots, $500-800. Call 734-837-4368, Roswell.

GENTAL NEUTERED Dog need home bull terrier avail now, fees paid. 622-1896 ADORABLE DATSON Puppy for sale. (575) 914-0907

ALL BILLS PAID 1BR $544, 2BR $653, 3br/2ba $753/mo., ref air, newly remodeled. 502 S. Wyoming. 622-4944 Roswell Apartment 1700 N. Pontiac Dr. spacious 2br, 1ba, $600 mo + dep. stove/fridge, w/d hookups water paid. 626-864-3461 1&2Bd, 3 locations, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No Pets, M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 1/BD 1BA all bills paid. 607A & 607E Woody Dr. No pets/HUD. 910-8206 or 317-9647 2BR, ALL bills pd + internet, 406 N. Lea, $725/mo, $300/dep. 575-639-4114 2br/1ba, w/d hkup + carport. $400/dep, $725/mo, 2313 N. Grand Apt B, 910-0099 for info.

545. Houses for Rent-Furnished FLETC ONLY 3br/2ba, 306 W. Onyx. Available June 1st. 575-626-2249 or 575-626-4517 NEED AN extended stay rental, all bills paid? 30 homes $990-$2250/month, pet yards, washers, dryers, everything furnished, all credit cards. (575) 624-3258, 626-4822, 626-4848 VERY NICE, all furnished 3/BD,2/BA dbl. garage at 3015 Alhambra. Equally nice, all furnished 2/BD, 2/BA., sin. garage at 1300 Camino Real, B. Call Sherlea Taylor, 575-420-1978 or 575-624-2219 for details.

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775. Motorcycles & Scooters

TRANSPORTATION 790. Autos for Sale

2005 KAWASAKI VN1500 Bagger FI. 10k mi. Adult owned, $5500, 623-8696 420-6932

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.

790. Autos for Sale

1997 PLYMOUTH Voyager custom minivan, clean, reliabe, $1800 OBO 575-910-1131 2005 SILVERADO LT crew cab, 4x4, all obtions first $9849 cash, 575-200-9643


2005 PROWLER Regal, walk-around queen bed, upgraded furniture, microwave, stove, AC, furnace, DSI/elec. wtr htr & more. 626-3359 or 626-7973

2002 AUDI TT Convertible, 95k miles, excellent cond., asking $11k. 623-9110

HORSE Trailer w/sleeping quarters, 28ft Goosneck $1000 (575)578-0975

2001 FORD Focus wagon, $500 OBO. 444-6530

795. Pickups/ Trucks/Vans

2008 F250 power stroke, 6” lift, leather, 60k miles. 626-3359 or 626-7973 STREET/OFF ROAD ‘89 Jeep Laredo body on 350 Chevy 350 V8 engine rebuilt from ‘84 Chevy Blazer Turbo 400 transmission, MP 205 transfer case, Halle truck avenger 650 carburetor. $8500 call Robert 420-4619 HUGE BOX truck, runs great. $1400.

796. SUVS

1999 GMC Suburban, 4wd, new trans. w/3yr warranty. Runs grt. AS IS. 625-9202 2007 DODGE Nitro, good condition, $10,500. 575-973-4415

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