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WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time in days, President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner spoke by phone Wednesday about the “fiscal cliff” that threatens to knock the economy into recession, raising the prospect of fresh negotiations to prevent tax increases and spending cuts set to kick in with the new year.

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck, whose pioneering style in pieces such as “Take Five” caught listeners’ ears with exotic, challenging rhythms, has died. He was 91. Brubeck had a career that spanned almost all American jazz since World War II. He formed The Dave Brubeck Quartet in 1951 ... - PAGE A7

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Republicans not to inject the threat of a government default into the already complex issue. “It’s not a game I will play,” Obama told a group of business leaders as Republicans struggled to find their footing in talks with a recently re-elected president and unified congressional Democrats.

Among the Republicans, Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma became the latest to break ranks and say he could support Obama’s demand for an increase in tax rates at upper incomes as part of a comprehensive

plan to cut federal deficits. Officials said after the talk between Obama and Boehner, R-Ohio, there was no immediate plan for a resumption of negotiations to avert the clif f. At the same time, they said that for the first time in a few days, at least one top presidential aide had been in touch with Republicans by email on the subject. Each side has been declaring that the crisis can be averted if the other will give ground. “We can probably solve this in about a week, it’s not that tough,” Obama

said in lunchtime remarks to the Business Roundtable. It has been several days since either the president or congressional Democrats signaled any interest in negotiations that both sides say are essential to a compromise. Presidential aides have even encouraged speculation that Obama is willing to let the economy go over the “fiscal cliff” if necessary and gamble that the public blames Republicans for any fallout. Eventually, Democrats See CLIFF, Page A3

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Anna Belt celebrates her centennial Anna Belt, celebrating her 100th birthday at Sunset Villa, Wednesday, speaks with her son, John, who is currently in Germany, while grandaughter Sheila Patzkie holds the phone.

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Just a year ago, Denver and Oakland went to the end of the season in the race for the AFC West title, with the Broncos edging the Raiders for first place on the final day by winning a three-team tiebreaker with San Diego. Now the teams couldn’t be further apart. The Broncos (9-3) are riding a seven-game winning streak into tonight’s game in Oakland having already wrapped up the division title. They are spending the last month worried about playoff positioning and staying healthy for the postseason. - PAGE B1

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As New Mexico celebrates 100 years of statehood, Sunset Villa Care Center commemorated

Wednesday the 100 years of one of its residents. Anna Belt sat surrounded by five generations of family, friends and other facility residents who came to honor her and wish her well. The facility

provided the group with refreshments, including cake, as well as balloons and a bag of goodies for the birthday girl. Nancy Perez, Sunset Villa’s activity director, said the center hosts cele-

brations for all its residents and to recognize someone 100 years old was especially special “because they’ve lived a century, seen a lot of

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Egypt crisis grows

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt descended into political turmoil on Wednesday over the constitution drafted by Islamist allies of President Mohammed Morsi, and at least 211 people were wounded as supporters and opponents battled each other with firebombs, rocks and sticks outside the presidential palace. Four more presidential aides resigned in protest over Morsi’s handling of the crisis, and a key opponent of the Islamist president likened Morsi’s rule to that of ousted authoritarian leader Hosni Mubarak. Both sides were digging in for a long struggle, with the opposition vowing more protests and rejecting any dialogue unless the charter is rescinded, and Morsi pressing relentlessly forward with plans for a Dec. 15 constitutional referendum. The clashes outside the presidential palace in Cairo’s Heliopolis district marked an escalation in the deepening crisis. It was the first time supporters of

Salvation Army bell- 40 area kids waiting for ‘Bigs’ ringer needs pledges ILISSA GILMORE RECORD STAFF WRITER

The Salvation Ar my of Roswell seeks sponsorship and donation pledges in support of its bell-ringing world record attempt, scheduled to start 11 a.m., Tuesday, at Walgreens, 1835 N. Main St. Capt. Beau Perez said the organization decided to participate after the post office’s recent refusal to allow Salvation Army bell-

ringers to collect donations in front of its buildings, following regulation that says “soliciting alms and contributions ... or impeding access to or departure from Post Offices are prohibited on Postal Service property.”

The regulation stipulates that organizations would be allowed to do so if they had a contract with the post office. The local Salvation Army has since created an

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeaster n New Mexico is in “extreme need” of adult volunteers to work with children, said Chief Operating Officer Amanda Ware. Throughout southeaster n New Mexico, more than 100 children are waiting to be matched with a big brother or sister. In Roswell, there are at least 40 children wait-

Syrian civil war spills into Lebanon See RINGER, Page A3

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Lebanese army soldiers patrol in armored vehicles after clashes erupted between pro and anti-Syrian regime gunmen in Tripoli, Lebanon, Wednesday.

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — The families of Lebanese men killed in Syria last week say their relatives were more interested in nice clothes and vacations than fighting a civil war. Yet Syrian President Bashar Assad’s regime branded them foreign jihadists — and their deaths set off three days of new spillover violence. Gunmen loyal to opposite sides in Syria’s civil war battled Wednesday in the streets of the Lebanese city of Tripoli. The fighting has killed six people and wounded nearly 60 since Monday, security officials said. The bloodshed is a sign of just how vulnerable Lebanon is to getting sucked into the Syrian crisis. The countries share a porous border and a complex web of political and sectarian ties that is easily enflamed. See SYRIA, Page A3

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ing. The organization matches children with adults, based on common interest and personalities, in an effort to develop a relationship that can provide a child with healthy life experiences. Volunteers can be from all walks of life and do not need a specific set of skills. “They just need to have the willingness to have a positive impact on a child’s life,” Ware said.

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Ware said the majority of children are young, Hispanic males and the organization is looking to match them with older, Hispanic males, as statistics have shown matches with the same gender and ethnic group are more successful. The organization has a bilingual staff that can help the volunteer connect with parents if language is a barrier, she said.

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Tom Bennington of Max Power out of Smyrna, Tenn., which provides services to the aviation industry, approaches the fuselage of a McDonnell Douglas 83 at the Roswell International Air Center as he and his crew prepare it for over-the-road transport to a buyer in Pensacola, Fla., Wednesday. The buyer, Fossco Inc., will be using the fuselage for parts.


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Wreaths Across Rio Grande water users’ allotment America, 12/15 CHAUNTE’L POWELL RECORD STAFF WRITER

In 1992, the Worcester Wreath Company of Harrington, Maine, found itself with an abundance of wreaths after the holiday season had ended. Years before that, Morrill Worcester, owner of company, took a trip to the Arlington National Cemetery and the experience stuck with him well into adulthood. When the time came for Worcester to dispose of the excess wreaths, he decided to honor America’s veterans by ador ning the older sections of the cemetery. This project continued on for several years almost in secrecy, but gained national attention in 2005 and Wreaths Across America was born. The national project is now a tradition observed by many cities across the country, including Roswell. MaryAnn Murphy, a Patriot Guard senior ride captain, said Roswell has been a part of the tradition for the past five years. The event this year will take place on Dec. 15 at 10 a.m., at the Chaves County Courthouse, with Ar my veteran Michael Trujillo serving as master of ceremonies. There will be seven wreaths hung, one for each of the six branches of the military and the seventh for prisoners of war. The Patriot Guard will meet at the south end of the Kmart parking lot and escort the wreaths to the courthouse at 9 a.m. Murphy said the cere-

mony has been well received in this area, noting that numbers of attendees has grown each year. Last year, she said about 100 people gathered outside the courthouse to pay their respects in the lessthan-favorable weather conditions. “Mostly it’s people who have had family in the military, or have had family in the military who have passed,” she said. “But of course, it’s open to the public.” She added that if anyone with a motorcycle wants to join the escort, they should be at Kmart by 8:30 a.m., to receive a flag to put on their bike. She urges the community to take just a moment out of their day to come to the courthouse and help honor America’s fallen heroes. “I would really love to have a big turnout,” she said. “I think the ultimate sacrifice has been made by these people and the families never forget it, so we as a community should never forget.” New Mexico Military Institute will conduct a wreath-laying ceremony Dec. 11, at 3:30 p.m., when NMMI’s assembled Corps of Cadets, faculty and staff will lay seven wreaths of their own. Six will be in honor of the six military branches and one will commemorate the nearly 93,129 U.S. servicemen whose last known status was either as prisoners of war or missing in action. Roswell veterans and their families are invited to attend the ceremony. cpowell@rdrnews.com

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ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — Federal authorities are telling Rio Grande water users that their allotment of water from the San Juan-Chama project may be curtailed significantly in 2013 because two years of drought have depleted reserves. The Albuquerque Journal reports that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has been informing water agencies that they could see a 20 percent curtailment in water deliveries next year. The San Juan-Chama project brings water from the Colorado River into the Rio Grande Basin and has been a lifeline for Rio Grande water users in recent drought years, especially Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District farmers and the Albuquerque metro area’s government water utility. This is the first time since the San Juan-Chama project was completed in the 1970s that it faces the possibility of shortages. The bureau made the decision to begin notifying water users this week after looking at how much water is left in storage from previous years, along with forecasts that show little prospect for significant drought relief this winter. Snowpack in the Rio Grande headwaters that feed the San Juan-Chama project is currently just 35 percent of average for this time of year, with almost no snow in the past month, according to the federal gover nment’s Colorado Basin River Forecast Center. John Stomp, chief oper-

ating officer of the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority, said the utility has enough of its own water stockpiled to make it through 2013 with minimal effect. But irrigators in the Rio Grande Valley between Cochiti and Elephant Butte Reservoir could see a shorter 2013 irrigation season if a good snowpack does not bail out water users.

For now, the water agencies and irrigation districts that use San Juan-Chama water will be told they can only count on 80 percent of their normal annual distribution, said Mike Hamman, head of the Bureau of Reclamation’s Albuquerque office. If there is sufficient snow this winter, the allocations may rise come spring, Hamman said. “It’s not necessarily panic time for shortages to the project yet,” Hamman said. In all, 13 municipal water agencies and irrigation districts have contracts with the federal gover nment for San JuanChama water. Albuquerque and the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District are by far the largest.

For the Conservancy District, a 20 percent shortfall in San Juan-Chama water could mean reducing farmers’ irrigation season by as much as a week, said David Gensler, the district’s water manager. Gensler said the bureau’s decision to begin preparing for possible shortfalls in 2013 was “not unreasonable,” given the impacts of back-toback drought years.

‘Friend’ locks woman in closet

According to the Roswell Police Deparment’s incident reports, a 25-year -old Roswell woman found her way in to the police after being held captive for two days. She told officials that she had been locked in a closet by a man whom she called a “friend.” He then nailed the door shut. According to the report, he beat her with a metal shelf, hitting her on the head, before he closed her in the closet and nailed it shut. She said she man-

aged to escape and ran to get assistance. The individual gave her a ride to an Allsup’s store where she could call the RPD.

The record states that an officer met her at Allsup’s and took her to the police department. The of ficer noted on his report that the victim’s face was scratched and she had bruises on her back. The case has been turned over to the Criminal Investigation Division for investigation.

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Police and rescue workers tend to a two-vehicle accident involving a pickup truck and a semi around 11 a.m., Tuesday, on U.S. 285 and Hobson Road.

Senate approves NNSA reform study ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — The Senate has approved New Mexico Sen. Tom Udall’s proposed study of ways to reform oversight of the nation’s nuclear facilities. The measure by Udall, a Democrat, and Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., was added to the Senate’s defense authorization bill Tuesday. It would create an advisory panel to recommend ways to reform the National Nuclear Security Administration. In a joint statement, Udall and Kyl said they sponsored the proposal “in light of major management issues, cost overruns and security breaches in recent years.” “The NNSA has been plagued with problems that have impacted the scientific and stockpile stewardship work being done at Sandia and Los Alamos National laboratories, as well as the security and safety of the workers there,” Kyl said in a joint statement. “The ineffectiveness of the NNSA is a serious national security issue and our amendment will take a good look at what is needed to reform it.” Nuclear watchdogs, however, criticized it as an attempt to give members of Congress the power to seat a panel that will make recommendations to protect the private contractors that run the nation’s

nuclear facilities. Greg Mello, executive director of the Los Alamos Study Group, said the proposal ignores advice from government auditors to absorb NNSA back into the Department of Energy, aiming instead “toward freeing the power ful nuclear contractors, whose management has recently produced a string of multi-billion-dollar cost overruns and failures, from the limited accountability they now have.” The proposal is not part of the House authorization bill and would have to be added in conference committee negotiations to become law. Approval of the amendment came the same day the NNSA and the contractor that runs Los Alamos announced the contractor would pay $10 million for cost overruns on a faulty $213 million security system. The money will cover “potentially unallowable costs” incurred in construction of the system, which was built around what is known as Technical Area 55, the only place in the country where nuclear weapon triggers can be made. Officials have estimated it will take an additional $41 million and another six months to fix the system, which was supposed to be up and running this summer.

Drive-by shot enters house Police were dispatched to the 300 block of East Frazier Street, Tuesday, following a report of shots fired. The shot penetrated a window and a spent .038 caliber shell casing was found in a neighboring yard. One person saw a mid-80s blue car driving along the street about the same time that the shots were fired. All neighbors agreed they heard two shots.

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•Police were dispatched to the 1400 block of South Missouri Avenue, Tuesday, after a man discovered someone had entered his locked vehicle and removed a silver 15-inch laptop computer of unknown make, a Nikon camera and a black briefcase.

The missing items were valued at $3,354. •Police were called to the 2400 block of North Main Street, Tuesday. The individual reported seeing two men jump a fence, enter a home through an unlocked door and leave with a black suitcase. One man was described as bald, with a light complexion. He wore all black. The subjects drove away in a silver-grey 4-door car. Anyone having information about these or any other crime 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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acknowledge, there will be compromise talks, possibly quite soon, toward an agreement that raises revenues, reins in Medicare and other government benefit programs, and perhaps raises the gover nment’s $16.4 trillion borrowing limit. For now, the demonstration of presidential inflexibility appears designed to show that, unlike two years ago, Obama will refuse to sign legislation extending top-rate tax cuts and also to allow public and private pressure to build on the Republican leadership. So far, the GOP has of fered to support non-

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changes and have a lot of history behind them.” “That’s an odd number these days for people to hit,” she said. “For me, I think it’s important to make them feel like they’re still important. “It’s a blessing to be able to give them another year of celebration and meaning to their day.” Perez said that Belt is one of three residents the facility has had, in her time, to reach 100 years of age, with the oldest being 103. “It’s overwhelming to think that she would live this long,” said daughter Nancy Kilgore. “She’s about as old as New Mexico,” she said. “But I think New Mexico is nine months older than her.” Born in Pennsylvania,

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rival camps fought each other since last year’s antiMubarak uprising, when the authoritarian leader’s loyalists sent sword-wielding supporters on horses and camels into Cairo’s Tahrir square in what became one of the uprising’s bloodiest days. The large scale and intensity of the fighting marked a milestone in Egypt’s rapidly entrenched schism, pitting Morsi’s Brotherhood and ultra-conservative Islamists in one camp, against liberals, leftists and Christians in the other. The violence spread to other parts of the country later Wednesday. AntiMorsi protesters stormed and set ablaze the Brotherhood offices in Suez and Ismailia, east of Cairo, and there were clashes in the industrial city of Mahallah and the province of Menoufiyah in the Nile Delta north of the capital. Compounding Morsi’s woes, four of his advisers resigned, joining two other members of his 17-member advisory panel who have abandoned him since the

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agreement that would indemnify the post office from any liabilities that may occur while the organization is on the premises.

Perez said the location at the post of fice has brought The Salvation Army much of its donations throughout the years, but he hopes that the organization can regain any loss through

specified increases to raise tax revenues by $800 billion over a decade but has rejected Obama’s demand to let the top income tax rate rise from 35 percent to 39.6 percent. To buttress their case, Republican officials in Congress pointed to numerous proposals that Obama has previously advanced that could generate the same amount of revenue he is seeking — without raising rates. The list includes limiting the tax deductions taken by upper-income taxpayers, raising taxes on the oil and gas industry and curbing or eliminating the deductibility of tax-exempt bonds. Separately, in a bit of political theater, Senate Republican leader Mitch Belt and her family lived in the Midwest before moving to Clovis and eventually Roswell. Kilgore said her mother had been active in several activities throughout her life, enjoying games of horseshoe, pool and shuffleboard. She also played tambourine in a band at the J.O.Y. Center during the ’80s. Kilgore said her mother has never had a broken bone or needed surgery of any kind. Perez said while Belt couldn’t remember all of her 100 years, she still cares deeply for her children and asks for them frequently. “She’s just a really, really sweet lady,” Perez said. Perez also said Kilgore commits to being there for her mother, from participating in activities at the center to accompanying her mother to doctor’s crisis began. The opposition is demanding that Morsi rescind the decrees giving him nearly unrestricted powers and shelve the controversial draft constitution the president’s Islamist allies rushed through last week in a marathon, allnight session shown live on state TV. Speaking at NATO in Brussels, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the unrest shows the urgent need for dialogue between Morsi’s government and opposing voices on a constitutional path going forward. The huge scale of the opposition protests has dealt a blow to the legitimacy of the new charter, which Morsi’s opponents contend allows religious authorities too much influence over legislation, threatens to restrict freedom of expression and opens the door to Islamist control over day-to-day life. In addition, the country’s powerful judges say they will not take on their customary role of overseeing the referendum. Zaghloul el-Balshi, secretary general of the state committee organizing the referendum, said on the private Althe bell-ringing effort. Ryan Gass will attempt to break the world record of consecutive 60 hours and will be allowed fiveminute breaks every hour. The organization is collecting pledges based on every hour Gass continues to ring, and all proceeds will help fund The Salvation Army in Chaves County. Contributions are tax-deductible. Along with Walgreens, the organization also has sponsorship from Pioneer

McConnell urged Democrats to allow a vote on Obama’s current plan, which calls for a $1.6 trillion tax increase over a decade, in an attempt to show it lacks support. The majority leader, Democratic Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada, refused. The “fiscal cliff,” with its year-end deadline, refers to increases that would affect every worker who pays federal income tax, as well as spending cuts that would begin to bite defense and domestic programs alike. Economists in and out of government say the combination carries the risk of a new recession, at a time the economy is still struggling to recover fully from the worst slowdown in decades. appointments. “She’s very dedicated and loyal to the wellbeing of her mother,” Perez said. Belt has had four other children; her son, James Belt, and daughter, Betty Rodriguez, also were in attendance. Another of her sons called from Germany. James and Rodriguez recalled fond memories of working and living on their family’s farm with their mom. “She’s a wonder ful mother — very caring and loving,” Rodriguez said. “She took good care of us and she was a hard worker.” Rodriguez said they lost their father in 1974, at the age of 64, and it was amazing to see her mother reach such a milestone. “And she don’t look no 100,” she said. igilmore@rdrnews.com

Hayat television that he would not go ahead with preparations for the vote until the fighting stopped and Morsi rescinded his decrees.

The country’s new attorney general, a Morsi appointee, hit back, ordering an investigation of Ahmed El-Zind, chairman of the judges’ union that is spearheading the call for a boycott.

Wednesday’s clashes began when thousands of Morsi’s Islamist supporters descended on an area near the presidential palace where some 300 of his opponents were staging a sit-in. The Islamists, members of Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood, chased the protesters away from their base outside the palace’s main gate and tore down their tents.

After a brief lull, hundreds of Morsi opponents arrived and began throwing firebombs at the president’s backers, who responded with rocks. The clashes continued well after nightfall and spread from the immediate vicinity of the palace to residential streets nearby.

Bank, Golden Corral and Roswell Wool, which will donate a pair of socks, as well.

Gass, 21, is an active member of The Salvation Army, but this will be his first time bell-ringing. “I heard about it from Beau and decided it was a good ministry opportunity,” he said. “I was gung-ho (to do it).”

To become a sponsor or pledge an amount, contact The Salvation Army at 622-8700.

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The Lebanese men killed in Syria were Sunni Muslims, like the majority of rebels trying to overthrow Assad’s regime. Assad and much of his inner circle belong to the Alawite sect, which is an offshoot of Shiite Islam. The fighting in Lebanon comes at a time of deep uncertainty in Syria, with rebels battling government troops near Assad’s seat of power in Damascus. In Brussels, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reiterated concer ns that “an increasingly desperate Assad regime might turn to chemical weapons” or lose control of them to militant groups. She also said NATO’s decision on Tuesday to send Patriot missiles to Turkey’s southern border with Syria sends a message that Ankara is backed by its allies. The missiles are intended only for defensive purposes, she said. Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was quoted Wednesday in the Turkish newspaper Sabah as saying that Syria has about 700 mis-

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siles, some of them longrange. Syria has been careful not to confir m it has chemical weapons, while insisting it would never use such weapons against its own people. But as the regime wobbles, there are fears the crisis will keep spiraling outside its borders. Fighting has spilled over into Turkey, Jordan and Israel since the uprising began more than 20 months ago, but Lebanon is particularly susceptible. Seventeen times bigger than Lebanon and four times more populous, Syria has long had powerful allies there, including the Iran-backed militant group Hezbollah. For much of the past 30 years, Lebanese have lived under Syrian military and political domination. That grip began to slip in 2005, when for mer Prime Minister Rafik Hariri was assassinated in Beirut. Widely accused of involvement — something it has always denied — Syria was forced to withdraw its troops. But Damascus has maintained power and influence in Lebanon. Syria’s state-run news agency, SANA, reported that 17 Lebanese “gunmen” were killed inside

Syria last week, and on Sunday, Syrian TV aired footage of the dead. Bassam al-Dada, a political adviser for the rebel Free Syrian Army, said the group believes the Lebanese men were the victims of a “complicated Syrian intelligence operation” aimed at showing that foreign fighters are involved in fighting in Syria. Meanwhile, the unrest inside Syria shows no sign of slowing down. The uprising began with peaceful protests in March 2011 and later escalated into a civil war that the opposition says has killed more than 40,000 people. Besides the violence roiling the capital, Damascus, there was growing speculation about the fate of a top Syrian spokesman who has become a prominent face of the regime. Lebanese security officials have said Foreign spokesman Ministry Jihad Makdissi flew Monday from Beirut to London. But it was not clear whether Makdissi had defected, quit his post or been forced out. Syria has had no official comment on Makdissi, who has defended the regime’s crackdown on dissent.

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for fundraising and community outreach efforts.

To volunteer, a person must be over the age of 18 and will have to submit to a background check. There is no cost to volunteer.

Ware said the organization also needs volunteers who do not necessarily work with children, but

For more information on how to help, call the organization at 627-2227 or visit in person, 1717 W. Second St., or online at bbbssenm.org. igilmore@rdrnews.com

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Marijuana could be a cure for drug addiction. That’s right, a cure. Maybe. This was one fascinating revelation from a recent presentation on the opioid epidemic. In fairness to the speaker, the statement about marijuana was a minor point in a generally grim presentation about the growing problem of addiction to and death from prescription opioid drugs. The emphasis on marijuana is mine. The speaker was Scott Goold, an economist who recently trained as a community addiction recovery specialist with Project Echo, a University of New Mexico medical education program. Project Echo provides specialty training and expertise to health care professionals throughout the state via distance learning. The news about prescription pain medication keeps getting worse. According to Goold, the

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problem is, in part, that opioid medications are really effective at relieving pain. Someone recovering from an injury might want help with pain for several weeks. But it takes only about two weeks for physical dependence to occur. People with injuries can become addicted to these drugs while doing what seems perfectly reasonable. There is also growing evidence that pain medication in combination with certain kinds of other medications, all in legal doses, can sometimes cause death. According to medical evidence Goold cited,

when actor Heath Ledger died in 2008, his body contained only legally prescribed amounts of drugs — but there were six different drugs. Because pain medication is so widely prescribed, and because doctors often don’t counsel patients enough about the dangers, addiction has become an alltoo-common side effect of injuries. This creates a problem for patients and adds extra burden to our overloaded health care system. Marijuana, Goold said, has two effects on the body: it can cause a high, and it relieves pain. Some strains of pot have more of the pain-relieving compounds and fewer of the compounds that make users feel intoxicated. So it can work as a pain relief substitute — either preventing addiction or helping to relieve it. It’s not an opioid and does not cause the same addiction problem. What makes this newsworthy is

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that it comes at a time when increasing legal access to marijuana is on the national mind. Marijuana’s usefulness for post-traumatic stress disorder was recently reaffirmed after having been challenged in New Mexico’s own medical marijuana program. Meanwhile, Colorado, our neighbor to the north, has passed an initiative legalizing small quantities of marijuana for recreational use. A few predictions can be made about the effects of the Colorado law: Unless the federal government intervenes, marijuana use in Colorado will increase, Colorado tourism will increase, the availability of marijuana will affect border resort towns like Durango, and one way or another the effects will spill over into New Mexico. And then there’s Gary Johnson. Our former governor, who was the Libertarian Party’s 2012 presidential nominee, presents cogent arguments for legalizing marijua-

na. His running mate was James P. Gray, a retired California judge who has been a leading crusader for drug policy reform and is author of a 2001 book “Why Our Drug Laws Have Failed: A Judicial Indictment Of War On Drugs.” While their presidential run is over, we can expect to hear more from both of them on this subject. Prescription opioids cause more deaths in New Mexico than illegal drugs. Drug addiction, we must remember, is both a health problem and a crime problem — and it costs us money both ways. It makes communities less safe for all of us and wastes the lives that get caught in the criminal justice system. If there’s a serious chance that marijuana can help relieve pain and prevent needless tragedy, we ought to be openminded to that possibility. Contact Merilee Dannemann at www.triplespacedagain.com. © New Mexico News Services 2012

Fix filibuster, but after fiscal cliff

Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo. suggested last week that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, DNev., was “kicking over a hornet’s nest” by talking about changing Senate filibuster rules. The Republican was right, but it’s a nest that’s needed kicking for decades. Senators in the minority party — including Reid when he was in that position — generally oppose changing the filibuster rule back to where it stood before 1961. Back then, senators actually had to stand and talk to block legislation from moving. Gradually the rule was modified until, in 1975, it was changed to require a simple “cloture vote” of 60 senators to close debate and move legislation ahead. The rule was not widely abused until recent years. Increasingly, whatever party is in the minority now merely threatens a filibuster; without 60 votes, the majority can’t pass a cloture motion. The problem with changing the rule back to the stand-and-talk option is that rule changes need 60 votes, too. But Reid argues that on the first day of any Congress — and the 113th Congress convenes Jan. 3 — the Senate can change its rules by a simple majority of 51 votes. Democrats will have 55 seats in the next Congress. Reid argued against that so-called “nuclear option” in 2005 when Republicans threatened to invoke it. So did a freshman Democrat from Illinois named Barack Obama. Talk of mass destruction is intended to scare voters into thinking that the majority is trying to turn the so-called world’s greatest deliberative body into a rhetorical wasteland. Right now filibuster talk is a distraction. Reid and his cohorts should be focused entirely on fixing the “fiscal cliff,” negotiating a bipartisan compromise on a combination of revenue increases and budget cuts that would avoid the combination of fiscal crises that loom at year’s end. Anything short of success in those negotiations could lead to more recession. To mix a metaphor, falling off the cliff is the real nuclear option. Like most debates in Congress, memories are short about arcane rules that determine how and when certain votes can come to the floor. Despite protestations from Blunt and others, the filibuster in its current form has not been a Senate staple since the Ford administration. The modern filibuster rules enable the Senate to work a Tuesday-through-Thursday week, leaving plenty of time for fundraising calls and trips back home on long weekends. Nobody has to stand and talk. Nobody has to set up cots in the Senate cloakroom. The filibuster isn’t reserved for big issues of national importance, as it once was by Southern Democrats trying to block civil rights legislation. No, the Republicans have used the filibuster to block discussion of nearly every issue imaginable. The numbers are compelling. There were more filibusters in the 111th Congress (2009 to 2010), then in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s combined. In his six years as majority leader, Lyndon B. Johnson faced one filibuster, the aforementioned historic battle over civil rights. In his five years, Reid has faced 368 filibusters. This year, we suggested that the U.S. Senate follow the example of the Missouri Senate, which has a strong and effective filibuster rule. The rule changes proposed by Reid are quite similar to the way the filibuster works in Missouri. It would require senators to stand and hold the floor in order to block debate. Individual senators, of the minority party or not, will still be able to block legislation, they’ll just have to work harder at it and actually spend a bit of time on the floor instead of at cocktail parties and fundraisers. Fix the fiscal cliff first. But fix the filibuster, too. And fix the unfair Senate rule that allows a single senator to place an anonymous “hold” on legislation to keep it from reaching the floor for debate. The nation needs its senators to go to work and stop acting like prima donnas. Guest Editorial The St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Media likes to stir up panic With America’s “fiscal cliff” approaching, pundits wring their hands over the supposed catastrophe that government spending cuts will bring. A scare newsletter called “Food Poisoning Bulletin” warns that if government reduces food inspections, “food will be less safe ... (because) marginal companies ... (will) cut corners.” We’re going to die! Most people believe that without gover nment meat inspection, food would be filthy. We read “The Jungle,” Upton Sinclair’s depiction of the meatpacking business,

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DEAR DOCTOR K: I hurt my toe and now the nail has tur ned black. What can I do? DEAR READER: Ouch — I’ve been there. A couple of years ago I was outdoors and turned around to walk in the opposite direction, and boom! My big toe hit a lamppost. At least my toe got there before my face did. A day or two later the toenail was black and blue, and the day after that it hurt a lot. What I had, and what you probably have, is blood under the nail, a condition called subungual hematoma. Treatment for a subungual hematoma involves

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and assume that the FDA and the Food Safety and Inspection Service are all that stand between us and E. coli. Meatpacking conditions were disgusting. Government intervened. Now, we’re safe! A happy ending to a story of callous greed.

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relieving pressure by draining the blood trapped under the nail. I vividly remember the first time I learned how to do it, as an intern in the emergency room. The patient was a weekend carpenter who had hammered a nail, but it wasn’t a metal nail: It was the nail on his left thumb. My supervising physi-

The scheming lawyers behind the “Food Poisoning Bulletin” argue that without regulation companies will “cut corners.” After all, they say, sanitation costs money, so lack of regulation “creates a competitive disadvantage for companies that want to produce quality products.” But that’s bunk. It’s not government that keeps E. coli to a minimum. It’s competition. Tyson Foods, Perdue and McDonald’s have brands to maintain — and customers to lose. Ask Jack in the Box. It lost millions after a food-poisoning scandal.

cian told me to unbend a paperclip, and to heat the sharp end and push it through the man’s thumbnail to burn a hole in the nail. I replied: “What is this, the 15th century? That’s barbaric!” My supervisor smiled and told me, “You’ll remember this learning experience for a long time, and your patient will be grateful.” And I have, and he was. Before the supervisor accompanied me into the patient’s room, he gave me one more piece of advice: “Explain what you’ll be doing, but don’t explain exactly how you’ll be doing See DR. K, Page A5

Fear of getting a bad reputation makes food producers even more careful than government requires. Since the Eisenhower administration, our stodgy government has paid an army of union inspectors to eyeball chickens in every single processing plant. But bacteria are invisible! Fortunately, food producers run much more sophisticated tests on their own. One employs 2,000 more safety inspectors than government requires: “To kill pathogens,

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25 YEARS AGO

Dec. 6, 1987 The 1987 Artesia District Cinderella Pageant will be held this weekend at the Artesia High School Auditorium. Roswell girls will be competing for titles. The age division is Tot, 3 to 6 years; Mini Miss, 7 to 9 years; Miss, 10 to 12 years; and Teen, 13 to 17 years old. Roswell girls competing include: Krista Tricarico, 2, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rod Tricarico; Christine Ruiz, 6, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Javier Ruiz; Brandy Sifuentes, 6, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Sifuentes; T if fany Waltmire, 8, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Waltmire; and Rebecca Montoya, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ramon Montoya.


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The Pecos Valley Duplicate Bridge Club has announced its winners for the week of Nov. 25-Dec. 1. Nov. 26, 5 tables First place north-south winners were James Valdez and Loy Valdez; in second, Frank Whitney and Bette Bossell. First place east-west win-

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FHTNC—Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua D. Smith, son of Kimberly Procell of Dexter and Robin B. Smith of Yuma, Colo., assigned to Virginia-class attack submarine USS New Hampshire (SSN 778) returned to Naval Submarine Base New London in Groton, Conn., following a six-month deployment. The crew conducted months of specialized training prior to deployment. The training prepared USS New Hampshire to operate in some of the world's most complex operating environments. USS New Hampshire

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departed for deployment March 13 and conducted maritime security and theater security cooperation efforts in the 6th Fleet area of operations. During their sixmonth deployment, while the USS New Hampshire steamed 36,000 nautical miles, the Sailors received many qualifications and promotions. While on deployment, USS New Hampshire connected with fourth- and fifth-graders from Heritage Elementary in Saline, Mich. Students from the Michigan elementaryschool sent nearly 200 letters

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beef carcasses are treated with rinses and a 185-degree steam vacuum,” an executive told me. She also asked that I not reveal the name of her company — it fears retaliation from regulators. “Production facilities are checked for sanitation with microbiological testing. If anything is detected ... we re-clean the equipment. ... Equipment is routinely taken completely apart to be swab-tested.” None of that is required by government. Government regulation may help a little, but we are safe mostly because of competitive markets. Competition protects us better than politicians. But people don’t trust companies. So it is easy to scare people about food. And the news media know that finding “problems” makes reporters look like crusading journalists. Earlier this year, my old employer, ABC News, “alerted” the public to a new threat, ground beef made with “pink slime.” It sounds awful! ABC’s reporting frightened most school systems so much that they stopped using that form of meat. The food company lost 80 percent of its business. But the scare is bunk. What ABC calls “pink slime” is just as appetizing as other food. “Bunk is the polite word,” Dan Gainor of the Media Research Center says. “ABC went on a crusade. Three nights in a row back in March, they pounded on this.” Well, why shouldn’t they, if there’s something called “pink slime” in beef? “Because it’s not pink slime. It’s

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it.” I explained to the patient the need to let the trapped blood out to relieve the pressure by making a hole in the nail. It would hurt for a second, but then he’d feel better. I asked the patient to lie down on the exam table with his head turned to the right, and his left thumb on the table, just next to his head. Then I heated the tip of the paperclip until it was orange and said, “OK, here goes.” Then I pushed the hot paperclip through the nail and blood spurted out. The patient shouted “Hey!” and I said, “OK, it’s done.” A minute later: “Doctor, thank you. That feels so much better.” I’ve subsequently met some mothers who tell me they’ve done this with their

to the crew of the attack submarine, which were read throughout the deployment.

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ground beef.” Then how did this all get started? “A couple activists who used to work for the FDA didn’t like this really cool scientific process that separates the beef trimming so you get the remaining ground beef. So they coined this term deliberately to try to hurt this company.” The company, Beef Products Inc., does something unique. It takes the last bit of trim meat off the bone by heating it slightly. That saves money and arguably helps the environment — not using that meat would waste 5,000 cows a day. In 20 years, there is no record of anybody being hurt by what ABC and its activists call “pink slime” — what the industry just calls “lean beef trimmings” or “finely textured beef.” “Everybody constantly says, ‘You should eat leaner beef.’ So when we try to eat the leaner beef, then they take that away from us, too,” Gainor said. “The company ... has received awards for how good a job they do for consumer safety. It was just one constant hit job.” An effective one. After ABC’s reports, Beef Products Inc. closed three out of its four plants. Seven hundred workers lost jobs. Scientifically illiterate, business-hating media will always do scare stories. Don’t believe them. Most of them, anyway. John Stossel is host of “Stossel” on the Fox Business Network. He’s the author of “No They Can’t: Why Government Fails, but Individuals Succeed.” To find out more about John Stossel, visit his site at johnstossel.com. COPYRIGHT 2012 BY JFS PRODUCTIONS INC. kids — having learned it when their mothers did it to them. But I don’t advise doing it yourself. Sometimes large hematomas that turn the whole nail black and blue can mean the toe or finger is fractured, and a tetanus shot may be needed. Unfortunately, your nail injury is likely to be noticeable until the damaged nail grows out. For toenails, this can take about four months; fingernails usually regrow completely in about two months. If you’ve injured the base of your nail, some cosmetic changes may be per manent. But the pain will be gone, as the result of a “barbaric” but effective treatment. (Dr. Komaroff is a physician and professor at Harvard Medical School. To send questions, go to AskDoctorK.com, or write: Ask Doctor K, 10 Shattuck St., Second Floor, Boston, MA 02115.)

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ners were Shirley Ulis and Elaine Hanson; in second, Pat Davidson and Kay Rogers. Nov. 29, 4.5 tables First place overall winners were Rose Caldwell and Pat Davidson; in second, Betty Meeks and Elaine Hanson; in third, Judy Farley and Jim Farley.

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C-B Laboratory is located in the Berrendo Medical Square Complex at 313 West Country Club Road. Please phone 622-1972 for more information. Your lab work can be performed by any lab you choose and C-B Lab is very competitive price-wise. C-B Lab is a Medicare/CLIA approved laboratory - meaning that they take Medicare.

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The professional staff at C-B Lab includes (sitting front, left to right) Linda Wilson, Office Manager; Deborah Vance, Medical Technologist & Owner; Margaret Campos, Phlebotomist; Danette Hamilton, Receptionist; and Peigh McCreary, Receptionist and Front Office Supervisor. Sitting behind are Shandie Aldaco, Phlebotomist and Sandra Macias, Office Clerk.

C-B Laboratory has provided excellent customer service for 49 years!

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Wellness Testing Wellness Testing consists of tests that you, as a patient, can order on yourself and take to your physician for interpretation. These prices are reduced from their regular prices as we do not bill insurance for these services and afford you an even greater savings over other laboratories in our area. “Wellness Testing” is available for everyone. C-B Laboratory will also honor any pricing that may be listed in any brochures, advertisements, or fliers in an effort to help keep your money in Roswell, just bring in the literature. C-B Laboratory is open Monday-Thursday from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. for the convenience of our working patients. Occasionally they are closed during the lunch hour and for most major holidays. No appointment is necessary as they work on a first come-first serve basis. They can usually have you in and out in less than 30 minutes even at their peak times. C-B Laboratory fully

understands that health care is very expensive and they are trying to do their part by making laboratory services as affordable as possible. Remember, when you receive orders for laboratory work, it is your choice where you have it done. Very rarely does insurance pay 100% of the cost of any medical care, including laboratory work. If you have a 20% copay, which of the following would you want to pay 20% of? (See chart below.) You will receive accurate results in a timely manner with your results being delivered/faxed/mailed and/or phoned to your physician usually within 24 hours at an affordable price,

performed by qualified employees. C-B Laboratory is a Medicare/CLIA approved highcomplexity laboratory meaning they accept assignment on Medicare and meet all Federal regulations for performing laboratory testing. C-B Laboratory also participates in many other insurance plans. Just ask, and they will be happy to tell you if they are able to accept your insurance. They will bill your insurance company for you, as well as TRY to keep you in your benefit plan. They have access to several laboratories that hold “exclusive” contracts for laboratory services such as “LAB CARD”. Just call 622-

1972 for more information. Please call C-B Laboratory at 622-1972 for more information and pricing. They encourage you to “shop around” for all your laboratory services as pricing can vary greatly. Many people do not realize they have the right to choose where they want their laboratory services performed. Remember one of the greatest constitutional rights we have in this country is the Freedom of Choice. So, with this in mind remember to call around and get pricing for your tests. That way you can make a decision based on what you can afford, not on where someone “tells” you to go.

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck, whose pioneering style in pieces such as “Take Five” caught listeners’ ears with exotic, challenging rhythms, has died. He was 91. Brubeck died Wednesday morning of heart failure after being stricken while on his way to a cardiology appointment with his son Darius, said his manager Russell Gloyd. Brubeck would have turned 92 today. Brubeck had a career that spanned almost all American jazz since World War II. He for med The Dave Brubeck Quartet in 1951 and was the first modern jazz musician to be pictured on the cover of Time magazine — on Nov. 8, 1954 — and he helped define the swinging, smoky rhythms of 1950s and ’60s club jazz. The seminal album “Time Out,” released by the quartet in 1959, was the first ever million-sell-

ing jazz LP, and is still among the best-selling jazz albums of all time. It features “Take Five,” which became the Quartet’s signature theme and even made the Billboard singles chart in 1961. It was composed by Brubeck’s longtime saxophonist, Paul Desmond. After service in World War II and study at Mills College in Oakland, Calif., Brubeck formed an octet including Desmond on alto sax and Dave van Kreidt on tenor, Cal Tjader on drums and Bill Smith on clarinet. The group played Brubeck originals and standards by other composers, including some early experimentation in unusual time signatures. Their groundbreaking album “Dave Brubeck Octet” was recorded in 1946. The group evolved into the Quartet, which played colleges and universities. In later years Brubeck composed music for operas, ballet, even a contemporary Mass. In the late 1980s, Brubeck contributed music for one episode of an eight-part series of television specials, “This Is America, Charlie Brown.” His music was for an episode involving NASA and the space station. He worked with three of his sons and included excerpts from his Mass “To Hope! A Celebration,” his oratorio “A Light in the Wilderness,” and a piece he had composed but never recorded, “Quiet As the Moon.” In 2006, the University of Notre Dame gave Brubeck its Laetare Medal, awarded each year to a Roman Catholic

“whose genius has ennobled the arts and sciences, illustrated the ideals of the church and enriched the heritage of humanity.” More acclaim came his way when it was announced that he would be a recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors at a ceremony in late 2009. Brubeck actually had planned to become a rancher like his father. He attended the College of the Pacific (now the University of the Pacific) in 1938, intending to major in veterinary medicine and return to the family’s 45,000-acre spread. But within a year Brubeck was drawn to music. He graduated in 1942 and was drafted by the Ar my, where he served, mostly as a musician, under Gen. George S. Patton in Europe. At the time, his Wolfpack Band was the only racially integrated unit in the military. In an interview for Ken Bur ns’ PBS miniseries “Jazz,” Brubeck talked about playing for troops with his integrated band, only to return to the U.S. to see his black bandmates refused service in a restaurant in Texas. In a 2010 interview, he envisioned an afterlife where he’d again see his family and jazz friends, including Louis Ar mstrong, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Stan Kenton, Woody Herman and Art Tatum. “If there’s a heaven,” Brubeck said, “let it be a good place for all of us to jam together and have a wonder ful, wonder ful musical experience.”

Prez to ask for $50B Sandy aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama plans to ask Congress for about $50 billion in additional emergency aid for states hit by Superstorm Sandy, Democrats on Capitol Hill said Wednesday. Housing Secretary Shaun Donovan told a Senate Appropriations subcommittee that the administration is still working on a request for a supplemental spending bill to provide the aid and expects to send it to Congress this week. The price tag is expected to be anywhere between $45 billion and $55 billion. Two Senate Democratic

aides, speaking on condition of anonymity because the request is still being assembled, put the number in the neighborhood of $50 billion. Donovan urged Congress to take action in “the next few weeks” on the administration’s upcoming request. On Tuesday, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Craig Fugate, said the government’s disaster relief fund still has $4.8 billion, enough to pay for recovery efforts into early spring. So far the gover nment has spent about $2 billion in the 11 states struck the

late October storm, one of the worst ever in the Northeast.

New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are together seeking about $83 billion in aid. Donovan described that figure as more of damage estimate, saying some might be covered by private insurance and other already-funded government programs.

Given the recent budget talks and the strong pressures against new spending, Congress is not expected to approve large amounts of additional money all at once.

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CLOVIS — Dennis Ray Howell, 59, of Tucumcari, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Dr. Dan C. T rigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. Dennis was born to the home of James and Jo Ann Howell in Minden, La., on Dec. 3, 1952. He loved to fish and was a talented woodworker. He had a great love for animals. He was also a voting member of the Church in Baptist Louisiana since he was 12 years old. He is survived by his longtime companion Frances Howell, of the home; his only daughter Sarah Marie Young, of Brooklyn, N.Y.; his sister Jo Ann Howell, of Tucumcari; one brother, Terry Howell, of Roswell; his niece Jo Ann Howell, of Tucumcari; and one nephew Matthew Howell, of Tucumcari. He is preceded in death by his mother Jo Ann Vickers Howell; his father James Lee Howell; and his brother Allen Howell. Cremation has taken place and services have been held. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Steed-Todd Funeral Home and Crematory, 800 E. Manana Blvd., Clovis, New Mexico (575) 763-5541. You may sign the online

Jimmy Derrell Dean was bor n Jan. 18, 1946, in Artesia, to Thomas Derrell Dean and Charlie Rozell Kimmons Dean. He passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, in Lubbock, Texas. Cremation has taken place. He was preceded in death by his parents and his foster father Jack Merritt. He is survived by his wife Holly Gardner Dean, of the home in Denver City, Texas. He had three daughters from his first marriage, Janell Orona, her sons Robert, R yan, Jacob and Jordan; Kayla Dean; and Amanda Chihuahua, husband Art, and daughter Katelynn. He is also survived by one adopted son Clayton Riley McBryde, wife Mica, sons Riley, Clayton and Johnny, daughters Kambree and Raelynn; one adopted daughter Kelly Zane Miller, husband Cody and daughter Cheyenne. He has three brothers and one sister, Charles Dean and wife Donna, Donald Dean and wife Cooky, Jeff Dean, sister Janis and husband John Dozier. Jimmy graduated from Artesia High School, with a lot of help and encouragement from his adopted aunt, Mim Teague. He was drafted into the Army after high school and spent much of his service duty as an instructor in Washington, D.C., during the Vietnam conflict. He had several jobs in early life, ending up working at Enterprise Products, a propane pipeline, for 28 years. Jimmy loved life and rarely had a cross word for anyone. He loved and felt most at home in the mountains and went there at every opportunity. Some of his ashes will be scattered

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at his favorite places in the Sacramento and Guadalupe mountains, as well as his secret place in the Colorado Rockies. He was very creative and loved to tool leather. He had a studio in his sunroom at home and made many items for people he loved. He was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of bone marrow cancer, in 2007. He underwent two stem cell transplants and a multitude of chemotherapies and radiation treatments in an effort to control it. He never lost heart during all the treatments he chose. He did no complaining. During the last two years of his life, he and his caregiver and wife Holly, spent a lot of quality time at American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge of Lubbock. It is a residence for people away from home undergoing cancer treatments. It is our wish that memorials for him go there (3411 10th St., Lubbock, TX 79415). We felt enormous love and care at Hope Lodge. Many thanks to the medical personnel and friends who helped us on this journey. Love and hugs and kisses to his adopted daughter Kelly Zane, for putting her life and husband on hold, coming here with her nursing baby to live with us, and helping care for Jimmy and driving with him back and forth to Lubbock for treatments every day for weeks. It was remarkable. We were blessed with a cocoon of love. May goodness and mercy and honor follow his memory throughout eternity. A full funeral with military honors and interment of his ashes will be announced at a later date by his next of kin, his wife Holly Dean.

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Temperatures High/low ........................... 69°/30° Normal high/low ............... 57°/28° Record high ............... 77° in 1987 Record low ................... 8° in 1992 Humidity at noon .................. 24%

Farmington 56/28

Clayton 60/33

Raton 61/26

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Santa Fe 58/30

Gallup 58/25

Tucumcari 70/36

Albuquerque 60/38

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Clovis 72/37

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Ruidoso 66/43

T or C 68/42

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High: 84° ......... Ocotillo Wells, Calif. Low: 8° ..................... Westby, Mont.

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ARIES (March 21-April 19) #### Pace yourself, and direct your high energy into a project or a discussion with someone you work with. Your energy could hit a home run. Use it well. Others naturally will follow your lead. A friend or loved one expresses his or her affection. Tonight: A must-show. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ### Your creativity surges, and your imagination wanders. You probably want to take off ASAP, so plan a vacation in the near futur e. Stay authentic when dealing with a snobby person; it just might rub off on him or her. A friend wants to do something special for you. Tonight: Feed your mind. GEMINI (May 21-June 20) ### Stay centered. You might want to stay close to home. An associate might need some extra time and attention. You ar e extr emely optimistic, which

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helps you visualize more of what you want. Know what you want. Tonight: Say “yes” to an offer. Go for a lazy night. CANCER (June 21-July 22) #### You might be pursuing the course you want to follow. Fortunately, it coincides with a partner’s or a friend’s idea. Otherwise, you would have experienced a lot of trouble with this person. Ask what you can do in or der to r elax mor e. Remain centered. Tonight: Hang out. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) #### Curb a tendency to overspend, even if you have quite a bit of shopping to do. You might want to adjust your budget some more. A roommate or a family member demonstrates his or her

caring through action. Tension builds ar ound a loved one. Tonight: Treat yourself, too. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) # # # # Beam in more of what you want. You might feel as if no one can stop you. A boss notices your stamina when you ar e determined. You will need to use your creativity to handle everything on your plate. Do not respond to someone’s tantrum. Tonight: Make yourself happy. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) #### Be a cynic, and listen to news carefully. You might want to understand what is happening with a family member or a roommate who is withdrawing. You know this person well. Think about what would be the

most effective way to open him or her up. Tonight: Not to be found. SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) #### You are likely to verbalize what you’re thinking. Someone might have a strong reaction to your wor ds. You know when enough is enough. Consider distancing yourself from an awkward situation. An associate or a loved one joins you at a key meeting. T onight: Out and about. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) # # # # You will decide to take a stand. Others listen and follow your lead. You put your energy -- and money, if need be -- behind your words. Someone you meet today could seem special, but ultimately could be a problem. Take off your rose-colored shades. Tonight: A must appearance. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 1 9 ) # # # # Your detachment could cause quite a reaction. You might look at a situation differently, as a result. A brainstorming session might be the way an associate or loved one

tries to draw you back in. Take this action as a compliment. Tonight: Whatever allows your mind to calm down. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) #### A key person in your life enjoys relating directly to you. You both activate each other's imagination. Opportunities arise from your conversations. You know what you want, and you focus on those goals when trying to find the right path. Tonight: Dinner for two. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) #### Listen to someone’s suggestion. You might hear some news that surprises you. A friend is certain about what he or she wants, and will push and push to achieve those results. You might as well say “yes” if you can. T onight: Surr ound yourself with friends. BORN TODAY Pianist Dave Brubeck (1920), gover nor of New York Andrew Cuomo (1957), comedian Steven Wright (1955)

Michael Strahan makes his Broadway debut in ‘Elf’ N E W Y OR K ( AP ) — Michael Strahan has tackled something few football stars have attempted — Broadway. The gap-toothed co-host of “L i v e w it h K e l l y a n d Michael” made three short appearances at Wednesday’s matinee of “Elf” and said he has new respect for Broadway performers. “I was surprised at how nervous you get and the adrenaline and that feedback from the audience — it really was an amazing thing,” the former football player said after the show. “To see these performers wh o d o i t eve r y da y — eight or nine times a week — is really amazing. I take my hat off to them.” Fans can see a behindt h e - sc en e s r e c a p on Thursday’s TV show. The musical is adapted from the Will Ferrell film from 2003 about Buddy, a h u m a n rai se d i n t h e North Pole who travels to New York in search of his parents. Strahan thought making his Broadway debut would be fun and represented a new experience for a guy who holds the single season sack record. He f o u n d h i m s e l f m o r e nervous than he has been for high-stakes football games or live TV. “ I t ’ s a l it tl e n er v e -

w r ac k i n g b eca u s e s o many people depend on you, you want to get your line across and you have to play to the crowd. It’s a l ot m or e i n tr i c at e wi t h e v er y o n e h i t ti n g t h ei r marks. You don’t want to be the guy that messes everyone up,” he said. S tr a h an , 41 , p l a y ed both a police officer and a Salvation Army Santa in t h e f i rs t a ct an d l a ter came on as himself in a scene with the real Santa in the second act. As he waited in the wings of the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, he saw the toll the musical takes on its dancers. “Some of these performe r s a r e b r e at h i n g a s i f they just went into a football game and played a 12-play drive,” he joked. “I was tired walking up and down fr om my dressing room.” Strahan rehearsed for

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an hour in the mor ning with stage managers and associate director Casey Hushion. At 1 p.m., some in the cast came in early to work with him, including Jordan Gelber, who p lays B u dd y, an d B et h Leavel, who plays Buddy’s stepmother. The audience was quiet w he n S tr a ha n f i rs t a pp ear ed a s an o f f icer w it h an ot h er c op aft er Buddy gets kicked out of M ac y’ s. B u t t h e seven t im e Pr o- B owle r an d

S u per B owl w in ner fla sh ed h is t r a dem ar k smile and they went wild. M o r e a p pl au s e gr eet ed him after he played a Salvation Army Santa as he and Buddy wrestled over the kettle bells. In th e secon d ac t, h e waited to ask Santa for a present. Santa asked him his name, the newly minted a ct or s ai d “ M ic hae l S t rah an ” an d he t he n asked for a red Schwinn bicycle with a bell shaped like Miss Piggy. The crowd

ch eer ed w h en S t r ah an identified himself and he got another wide round of applause at the curtain call, where the cast gave him flowers. Strahan was named in September as Kelly Ripa’s permanent co-host aboard the mor ning show “Live with Kelly and Michael.” A former defensive star who spent 15 years in the NFL, he is also a host of “Fox NFL Sunday.” He follows in the footst ep s of Joe N am at h , a

quarterback nicknamed “Broadway Joe” who made an appearance on Broadway in 1983 as a replacement in a revival of “The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial.” Strahan would not rule out a return to the stage. “I will take it off my bucket list, but if the opportunity came across again, I might just take it up and do it again,” he said. “I had a great time.”


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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Just a year ago, Denver and Oakland went to the end of the season in the race for the AFC West title, with the Broncos edging the Raiders for first place on the final day by winning a three-team tiebreaker with San Diego. Now the teams couldn’t be further apart. The Broncos (9-3) are riding a seven-game winning streak into tonight’s game in Oakland having

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already wrapped up the division title. They are spending the last month worried about playoff positioning and staying healthy for the postseason. The Raiders (3-9) have lost five straight and have been eliminated from playoff contention for a 10th straight season as the franchise has regressed in the first year of the new regime led by general manager Reggie McKenzie and coach Dennis Allen.

SCORE CENTER MEN’S BASKETBALL Regional New Mexico 75, USC 67 Top 25 Florida 72, Florida St. 47 Michigan St. 76, AR-Pine Bluff 44 Oklahoma St. 61, S. Florida 49 Gonzaga at Washington St., late

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Oakland’s Carson Palmer looks for a receiver during the Raiders’ game against Cleveland, Sunday.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Regional New Mexico St. at UTEP, n/a Top 25 Baylor 73, Notre Dame 61 UNC 64, Radford 44 Creighton 66, Nebraska 57 NBA New York 100, Charlotte 98 Indiana 99, Portland 92 Boston 104, Minnesota 94 Golden St. 104, Detroit 97 Atlanta 108, Denver 104 Chicago 95, Cleveland 85 L.A. Lakers 103, New Orleans 87 San Antonio 110, Milwaukee 99 Utah 87, Orlando 81 Sacramento 107, Toronto 100 Dallas at L.A. Clippers, late

LOCAL BRIEFS TICKETS FOR TITLE GAME ON SALE TODAY AT GHS Tickets for the Class 4A state championship game between Goddard and Los Lunas will be sold at Goddard High School today. Tickets will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. Tickets are also available online at nmaa.ticketleap.com.

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Denver’s Peyton Manning (18) signals as he calls a play from the line of scrimmage during the fourth quarter of the Broncos’ game against Tampa Bay, Sunday.

their struggles at times, special teams had their struggles at time. It’s like we haven’t just put that complete game together yet. We’re just trying to figure it out and find that perfect game.” The Broncos figured it out quickly after going 8-8 last year in their first season under front office boss

GHS in it, needs to stop Tiger attack to win it

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Sam Jernigan has been a head football coach for a long time and, over those years, he’s developed his own booklet of favorite phrases. Perhaps the most commonly-heard one is, “You’ve got to be in it to win it.” His 2012 Rockets are in it — the state championship game — and now they’ve got to win it.

Cowboys lagging on INTs despite new cornerbacks See TITLE, Page B3

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas cornerback Morris Claiborne probably figured his first NFL touchdown would come on an interception. The rookie had to settle for a fumble return because the picks have been a little hard to come by for the Cowboys. After trading up eight spots to take Claiborne at No. 6 in this year’s draft and committing at least $26 million to free agent Brandon Carr, Dallas is last in the league with five interceptions and the only team without a player who has at least two heading into Sunday’s game at Cincinnati. “We certainly want to create more takeaways,” coach Jason Garrett said. “There’s no question about that.” Dallas scored three defensive

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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — DaVon Haynes got a chance to play relatively close to his hometown of Detroit. He might have been too fired up for the opportunity. The Arkansas-Pine Bluff forward had three fouls in an 18-second stretch early in the game, leading to his team going scoreless for nearly 10 minutes against No. 19 Michigan State in a 76-44 loss Wednesday night. “When he got in foul trouble in the first half, it really hurt us,” coach George Ivory said. After watching the last 17:49 of the first half from the bench, Haynes scored a season-high 20 points in the second half. “It means a lot to come home to get an opportunity to play, especially at a venue like this,” Ivory said. “It was great for them to get home to see family and friends.” The Golden Lions (1-7) don’t get much of a chance to play in front of fellow students. They haven’t had a home game in Pine Bluff, Ark., yet this season and won’t until Jan. 2, against Mississippi Valley State. “We’ve kind of gotten used to it,” Ivory said. “I don’t think we’ve played a home game the last five years in the nonconference.” Michigan State (7-2) has won 69 straight home games against unranked nonconference teams. Garry Harris scored 13 points, Travis Trice had 12 and Branden Dawson added 10 for the Spartans. They started the game with a 14-0 run, led 38-12 at halftime and kept a comfortable lead in the second half.

“It’s definitely disappointing. Coming into the season, we had a new GM, had a new coaching staff and it felt like the sky was the limit, but for some reason — obviously, we had a lot of injuries — but for some reason, we haven’t been on the same page the whole season,” defensive back Michael Huff said. “The defense has had their struggles, the offense has

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LEFT: Philadelphia’s Riley Cooper, left, makes a TD reception as Dallas’ Brandon Carr defends during their game, Sunday.

touchdowns in two games against the Eagles, including Claiborne’s 50-yard fumble return in Sunday’s 38-33 win. In the first meeting, Carr had a 47-yard interception return and Jason Hatcher recovered a fumble at the goal line after a sack in a 38-23 Dallas win. “We believe that turnovers and takeaways are a team thing,” Garrett said. “So everybody’s involved, pressuring the quarterback, tipping the ball, all of those things come into play. And certainly when you have a chance to make them, you’ve got to make them.” Dallas had to make them, actually. The Cowboys had allowed four straight scoring drives by Philadelphia before Morris’ fumble return. The previous game against Washington, the Cowboys watched the Redskins score four touchdowns in a quarter for the first time in 13 years. Four starters are out for the year, and the Dallas defense slipped out

No. 18 New Mexico rallies for 75-67 win over USC ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — Hugh Greenwood hit five 3-pointers and finished with 17 points to help No. 18 New Mexico recover from an early double-digit deficit to beat Southern Cal 75-67 on Wednesday night. Alex Kirk added a double-double for the Lobos (90) with 13 points and 13 rebounds, while Kendall Williams had 13 points and a season-high nine assists. Five Trojans scored in double figures, led by 14 from Eric Wise, but USC (3-5) still lost its fourth straight. Midway through the first half, the Trojans used a 7-0 run to take their largest lead at 28-18, but New Mexico immediately responded with a 15-2 run to go up 33-30 and the Lobos never trailed again. Behind two 3-pointers from Greenwood, including one at the shot-clock buzzer with 5 seconds left in the half, the Lobos went into halftime on a 10-2 run to lead 4334. AP Photo

RIGHT: New Mexico's Kendall Williams, left, and Southern California's Greg Allen battle for a loose ball in the first half of their game in Albuquerque, Wednesday.

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Goddard at Los Lunas Las Cruces at Sandia Tularosa at Santa Rosa Silver at St. Michael’s

Goddard Las Cruces Santa Rosa Silver

Steve Notz

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Goddard Las Cruces Santa Rosa St. Michael’s

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Goddard Las Cruces Santa Rosa St. Michael’s

Carpenter Goddard Las Cruces Santa Rosa Silver

Geoff Gunn NMMI S.I.D.

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Goddard Las Cruces Santa Rosa St. Michael’s

Randy Doerhoefer NMMI Asst. Golf Pro

Doerhoefer Goddard Las Cruces Tularosa St. Michael’s

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Goddard 6-0 Las Cruces 6-0 Santa Rosa 5-1 St. Michael’s 4-2

Chiefs players pay respects to Belcher at service Last week (Overall)

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Heads bowed, somber past and present Kansas City Chiefs players turned out Wednesday for a memorial service for teammate Jovan Belcher, who killed his girlfriend and then himself over the weekend. Belcher fatally shot 22-year-old Kasandra Perkins on Saturday at the Kansas City home they shared with their 3-month-old daughter, Zoey. He then drove to the Chiefs practice facility at Arrowhead Stadium, where coach Romeo Crennel, general manager Scott Pioli and defensive assistant Gary Gibbs witnessed Belcher commit suicide. The team moved up its practice schedule so that players could attend Wednesday afternoon’s service at the nearby Landmark International Deliverance and Worship Center, where Belcher and Perkins worshipped. The media wasn’t allowed inside. Afterward, a coffin was wheeled from the building and driven away in a hearse. Retired Chiefs Hall of Famer Bobby Bell said Pioli and an uncle of Belcher’s spoke during the service. “It’s done and over with and people need to get on with their lives, and the team needed to try to get forward,” Bell said. “It’s tough on them. When you see somebody and play with them you’re buddies, friends.” Many of the players boarded coach buses after the service, but a few walked to their own vehicles with their wives and girlfriends. “It was good,” running back Peyton Hillis said of the service. He

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wouldn’t comment further. Defensive end Ropatisp Pitoitua, kicker R yan Succop, and linebacker Derrick Johnson said they didn’t want to be interviewed. Before the service, veteran offensive lineman Ryan Lilja said he hoped the memorial would provide some closure for the Chiefs, who will try to win their second straight game Sunday at Cleveland. “You got to try to deal with it however you deal with it, and grieve the best way for the individual,” he said, “and I think this is the best way for us as a team to get closure and move on and focus on football.” Lilja said some players have taken advantage of counseling services that have been provided by the Chiefs and the NFL and that there’s been a change in the atmosphere around the team building. “There definitely is more, ‘How you doing? How you feeling? How you coping?”’ Lilja said. “There’s definitely more of that, and people leaning on each other, and be an ear when they need it. Guys are going to deal with this on an individual basis.” Pastor Sylvarena Funderburke, who serves at Repairers of the Breach Christian Center in Kansas City, said she was at the service to sing “I Won’t Complain,” a song the Belcher family requested. “It is an honor. We don’t always understand why things happen,” she said before the service. “That’s when you have to rely on your faith and just trust God to give you strength to make it through tough times.”

L.A. Lakers . . . . . . . . .9 Phoenix . . . . . . . . . . . .7 Sacramento . . . . . . . .4

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TV SportsWatch By The Associated Press All times Mountain Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts. Thursday, Dec. 6 BOXING 8 p.m. ESPN2 — Lightweights, Ji-Hoon Kim (24-7-0) vs. Ray Beltran (26-60), at Las Vegas GOLF 4:30 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, Nelson Mandela Championship, first round, at Durban, South Africa 1:30 p.m. TGC — Ladies European Tour, Dubai Ladies Masters, second round, at Dubai, United Arab Emirates (same-day tape) 6 p.m. TGC — PGA Tour Australasia, Australian Open, second round, at Sydney 11:30 p.m. TGC — Asian Tour, Thailand Championship, second round, at Bangkok MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6 p.m. ESPN2 — Long Beach St. at Syracuse NBA BASKETBALL 6 p.m. TNT — New York at Miami 8:30 p.m. TNT — Dallas at Phoenix NFL FOOTBALL 6 p.m. NFL — Denver at Oakland

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Tuesday's Games Minnesota 105, Philadelphia 88 Washington 105, Miami 101 Oklahoma City 117, Brooklyn 111 Indiana 80, Chicago 76 Houston 107, L.A. Lakers 105 Memphis 108, Phoenix 98, OT Wednesday's Games New York 100, Charlotte 98 Indiana 99, Portland 92 Boston 104, Minnesota 94 Golden State 104, Detroit 97 L.A. Lakers 103, New Orleans 87 Atlanta 108, Denver 104 Chicago 95, Cleveland 85 San Antonio 110, Milwaukee 99 Utah 87, Orlando 81 Toronto at Sacramento, 8 p.m. Dallas at L.A. Clippers, 8:30 p.m. Thursday's Games New York at Miami, 6 p.m. Dallas at Phoenix, 8:30 p.m. Friday's Games Boston at Philadelphia, 5 p.m. Denver at Indiana, 5 p.m. Washington at Atlanta, 5:30 p.m. Golden State at Brooklyn, 5:30 p.m. Chicago at Detroit, 5:30 p.m. Cleveland at Minnesota, 6 p.m. Memphis at New Orleans, 6 p.m. Houston at San Antonio, 6:30 p.m. Charlotte at Milwaukee, 6:30 p.m. Toronto at Utah, 7 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Oklahoma City, 7:30 p.m. Orlando at Sacramento, 8 p.m.

NBA fines Gerald Wallace $5,000 for flopping

NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn Nets forward Gerald Wallace has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for flopping, joining teammate Reggie Evans as the only repeat offenders under the league’s new penalty system. The league also gave Clippers veteran Chauncey Billups a warning Wednesday for falling backward after launching a jumper against Utah with little or no contact. Wallace was defending a driving LeBron James on Saturday in Miami when he went tumbling backward after James put his right hand on Wallace’s body while dribbling with his left. Wallace had previously been warned for a flop against New York on Nov. 26. The league defines flopping as “any physical act that appears to have been intended to cause the referees to call a foul on another player.” Players are warned for a first offense, with fines beginning at $5,000 for the second flop up to $30,000 for a fifth. Seven players have been determined to have flopped after review by NBA officials. Evans is the only other player to be caught twice.

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National Football League At A Glance By The Associated Press All Times Mountain AMERICAN CONFERENCE East . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct y-New England . .9 3 0 .750 N.Y. Jets . . . . . . .5 7 0 .417 Buffalo . . . . . . . . .5 7 0 .417 Miami . . . . . . . . .5 7 0 .417 South . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct x-Houston . . . . .11 1 0 .917 Indianapolis . . . . .8 4 0 .667 Tennessee . . . . .4 8 0 .333 Jacksonville . . . .2 10 0 .167 North . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct Baltimore . . . . . . .9 3 0 .750 Pittsburgh . . . . . .7 5 0 .583 Cincinnati . . . . . .7 5 0 .583 Cleveland . . . . . .4 8 0 .333 West . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct y-Denver . . . . . . .9 3 0 .750 San Diego . . . . . .4 8 0 .333

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PF 351 265 248 206

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PA 242 230 260 265

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Kansas City Chiefs players arrive at a memorial service for Kansas City’s Jovan Belcher at the Landmark International Deliverance and Worship Center, Wednesday.

Karen Young, who belongs to the Landmark church and serves as an usher, said Belcher and Perkins went to the church “practically” every week until the baby was born but hadn’t been seen much since then. Larry Brown, who also attends the Landmark church, said Belcher was “gentle” and “caring” and Perkins “a real nice person.”

“I believed that they were made for each other,” said Brown, whose brother is the church’s leader, Bishop John L. Brown. “They didn’t appear to be the type of people who just put on facades. They were very happy. She was very genuine. Every time I saw them, they were always laughing.” The barber shop where Belcher was a regular is in the same strip

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Oakland . . . . . . .3 9 0 .250 235 376 Kansas City . . . .2 10 0 .167 188 322

NATIONAL CONFERENCE East . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct PF PA N.Y. Giants . . . . .7 5 0 .583 321 243 Washington . . . . .6 6 0 .500 312 301 Dallas . . . . . . . . .6 6 0 .500 280 295 Philadelphia . . . .3 9 0 .250 217 320 South . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct PF PA y-Atlanta . . . . . . .11 1 0 .917 317 229 Tampa Bay . . . . .6 6 0 .500 333 285 New Orleans . . . .5 7 0 .417 321 327 Carolina . . . . . . .3 9 0 .250 235 292 North . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct PF PA Green Bay . . . . .8 4 0 .667 296 259 Chicago . . . . . . . .8 4 0 .667 294 198 Minnesota . . . . . .6 6 0 .500 262 272 Detroit . . . . . . . . .4 8 0 .333 300 315 West . . . . . . . . . . . . . .W L T Pct PF PA San Francisco . . .8 3 1 .708 289 171 Seattle . . . . . . . . .7 5 0 .583 242 202 St. Louis . . . . . . .5 6 1 .458 221 267 Arizona . . . . . . . .4 8 0 .333 186 234 x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division

Thursday, Dec. 6 Denver at Oakland, 6:20 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9 Chicago at Minnesota, 11 a.m. Baltimore at Washington, 11 a.m. Kansas City at Cleveland, 11 a.m. San Diego at Pittsburgh, 11 a.m. Tennessee at Indianapolis, 11 a.m. N.Y. Jets at Jacksonville, 11 a.m. Atlanta at Carolina, 11 a.m. Philadelphia at Tampa Bay, 11 a.m. St. Louis at Buffalo, 11 a.m. Dallas at Cincinnati, 11 a.m. Miami at San Francisco, 2:05 p.m. Arizona at Seattle, 2:25 p.m. New Orleans at N.Y. Giants, 2:25 p.m. Detroit at Green Bay, 6:20 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10 Houston at New England, 6:30 p.m.

NFL Injury Report

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT - Definitely will not play; DNP Did not practice; LIMITED - Limited participation in practice; FULL - Full participation in practice): DENVER BRONCOS at OAKLAND RAIDERS — BRONCOS: DOUBTFUL: LB Wesley Woodyard (ankle). QUESTIONABLE: WR Brandon Stokley (hip). PROBABLE: DE Robert Ayers (not injury related), TE Virgil Green (hamstring), G Chris Kuper (ankle), G Manny Ramirez (back), WR Matthew Willis (knee). RAIDERS: OUT: DT Richard Seymour (knee, hamstring). QUESTIONABLE: CB Phillip Adams (concussion), DE Jack Crawford (toe). PROBABLE: T Khalif Barnes (triceps), S Tyvon Branch (neck), WR Juron Criner (shoulder), S Matt Giordano (concussion), RB Mike Goodson (ankle), RB Taiwan Jones (ankle), RB Darren McFadden (ankle), S Mike Mitchell (concussion), TE Brandon Myers (shoulder), QB Carson Palmer (right thumb), RB Marcel Reece (hamstring, quadriceps). BALTIMORE RAVENS at WASHINGTON REDSKINS — RAVENS: DNP: TE Ed Dickson (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (ankle), LB Terrell Suggs (biceps). LIMITED: LB Josh Bynes (thigh), S James Ihedigbo (calf), CB Chris Johnson (thigh), WR Jacoby Jones (ankle), S Ed Reed (shoulder), CB Jimmy Smith (abdomen). FULL: CB Chykie Brown (ankle), RB Vonta Leach (ankle), DE Pernell McPhee (thigh), S Bernard Pollard (chest). REDSKINS: DNP: LB London Fletcher (ankle), CB DeAngelo Hall (ankle, knee), T Trent Williams (thigh). FULL: WR Pierre Garcon (foot), P Sav Rocca (right knee), CB Josh Wilson (shoulder). KANSAS CITY CHIEFS at CLEVELAND

BROWNS — CHIEFS: DNP: G Jeff Allen (illness), DE Allen Bailey (ankle), S Abram Elam (quadriceps), CB Brandon Flowers (hamstring), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring), G Ryan Lilja (knee). LIMITED: T Branden Albert (back), S Eric Berry (hand), LB Tamba Hali (knee), S Kendrick Lewis (shoulder). BROWNS: LIMITED: WR Joshua Cribbs (shoulder, chest), S Ray Ventrone (calf), S Usama Young (head). FULL: TE Jordan Cameron (groin), CB Dimitri Patterson (ankle), RB Trent Richardson (chest, rib, finger), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder, finger). SAN DIEGO CHARGERS at PITTSBURGH STEELERS — CHARGERS: DNP: LB Donald Butler (groin), T Jeromey Clary (knee), G Tyronne Green (hamstring), T Mike Harris (ankle), WR Eddie Royal (hamstring), S Darrell Stuckey (hamstring). FULL: LB Jarret Johnson (back), S Corey Lynch (quadriceps), TE Dante Rosario (hamstring). STEELERS: DNP: T Mike Adams (ankle), WR Antonio Brown (ankle), S Ryan Clark (hip), G Willie Colon (knee), S Troy Polamalu (not injury related), WR Emmanuel Sanders (shoulder), CB Ike Taylor (ankle), WR Mike Wallace (knee), LB LaMarr Woodley (ankle). FULL: WR Jerricho Cotchery (ribs), RB Will Johnson (concussion), QB Byron Leftwich (ribs), QB Ben Roethlisberger (right shoulder). TENNESSEE TITANS at INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — TITANS: DNP: T Michael Roos (knee), WR Damian Williams (hamstring), DE Kamerion Wimbley (toe). LIMITED: LB Colin McCarthy (concussion). FULL: WR Kenny Britt (knee), TE Jared Cook (neck), RB Jamie Harper (ankle), WR Lavelle Hawkins (ankle), QB Jake Locker (left shoulder). COLTS: DNP: RB Donald Brown (ankle), LB Dwight Freeney (not injury related), T Winston Justice (head), DE Cory Redding (ankle), G Joe Reitz (head), S Tom Zbikowski (knee). FULL: QB Andrew Luck (knee). NEW YORK JETS at JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — JETS: DNP: WR Clyde Gates (concussion), WR Stephen Hill (knee), TE Dustin Keller (ankle). LIMITED: RB Joe McKnight (ankle, ribs), G Brandon Moore (hip), DT Sione Po’uha (back), QB Tim Tebow (ribs). FULL: CB Aaron Berry (quadriceps), TE Jeff Cumberland (wrist), DE Mike DeVito (shin), DT Kenrick Ellis (knee, back), RB Lex Hilliard (finger), WR Jeremy Kerley (hamstring, heel), S LaRon Landry (heel), C Nick Mangold (shoulder), LB Calvin Pace (shoulder), RB Bilal Powell (shoulder), QB Mark Sanchez (back), LB Ricky Sapp (ankle), WR Chaz Schilens (knee), LB Bart Scott (toe), G Matt Slauson (knee). JAGUARS: DNP: G Mike Brewster (hand), RB Rashad Jennings (concussion), RB Maurice Jones-Drew (foot), RB Greg Jones (thigh), C Brad Meester (foot), CB Aaron Ross (calf), DE George Selvie (concussion), WR Cecil Shorts (concussion). LIMITED: CB Derek Cox (hamstring), DE Austen Lane (foot). FULL: DT Tyson Alualu (calf), CB Rashean Mathis (groin). CHICAGO BEARS at MINNESOTA VIKINGS — BEARS: OUT: LB Brian Urlacher (hamstring). DNP: WR Earl Bennett (concussion), RB Michael Bush (ribs), CB Tim Jennings (shoulder), WR Brandon Marshall (not injury related), DT Stephen Paea (foot). LIMITED: T Gabe Carimi (hamstring), WR Devin Hester (concussion), WR Alshon Jeffery (knee), G Chris Spencer (knee). VIKINGS: DNP: DE Jared Allen (shoulder, back), WR Percy Harvin (ankle). LIMITED: LB Jasper Brinkley (shoulder), P Chris Kluwe (left knee), T Phil Loadholt (knee), TE Kyle Rudolph (shoulder), C John Sullivan (ribs, knee), CB Antoine Winfield (knee). ATLANTA FALCONS at CAROLINA PANTHERS — FALCONS: DNP: S William Moore (hamstring), CB Asante Samuel (shoulder). LIMITED: DT Peria Jerry (quadriceps), RB Michael Turner (elbow). PANTHERS: DNP: LB James Anderson

mall where the church is located. Barber Lee Garron walked over to the memorial service to pay his respects. “He was a good person,” Garron said. “He was. He was like anyone else. You don’t know what they are thinking or what is going on in their head. It’s like you or me. You just never know.”

(back), DT Dwan Edwards (wrist), S Charles Godfrey (back), WR Brandon LaFell (toe), TE Greg Olsen (back), RB Jonathan Stewart (ankle). PHILADELPHIA EAGLES at TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — EAGLES: DNP: S Kurt Coleman (chest), DT Fletcher Cox (tailbone), RB LeSean McCoy (concussion), QB Michael Vick (concussion). LIMITED: RB Chris Polk (toe), CB Dominique RodgersCromartie (knee). FULL: S Nate Allen (shoulder), RB Stanley Havili (ankle), LB Mychal Kendricks (shoulder), G Dallas Reynolds (ankle). BUCCANEERS: DNP: CB LeQuan Lewis (knee), DT Roy Miller (head), RB D.J. Ware (illness). LIMITED: WR Vincent Jackson (calf). ST. LOUIS RAMS at BUFFALO BILLS — RAMS: DNP: WR Danny Amendola (foot), LB Mario Haggan (elbow), RB Steven Jackson (foot), TE Mike McNeill (thigh), C Scott Wells (knee). BILLS: DNP: DE Mark Anderson (knee), T Chris Hairston (ankle), WR Stevie Johnson (hamstring), DT Kyle Williams (ankle), C Eric Wood (knee). LIMITED: LB Nick Barnett (knee), WR T.J. Graham (ankle), DT Spencer Johnson (ankle), CB Leodis McKelvin (back), CB Justin Rogers (foot), WR Brad Smith (hamstring), G Kraig Urbik (knee), CB Aaron Williams (knee). FULL: S Jairus Byrd (back), TE Scott Chandler (groin), DT Marcell Dareus (shoulder), WR Donald Jones (calf), G Andy Levitre (knee), S Da’Norris Searcy (hand), RB C.J. Spiller (shoulder), DE Mario Williams (wrist). DALLAS COWBOYS at CINCINNATI BENGALS — COWBOYS: DNP: RB DeMarco Murray (foot), S Charlie Peprah (foot), NT Jay Ratliff (groin), CB Orlando Scandrick (hand). FULL: WR Miles Austin (hip), C Ryan Cook (knee), RB Felix Jones (knee), DT Sean Lissemore (ankle), T Tyron Smith (ankle), LB Anthony Spencer (calf), RB Lawrence Vickers (knee). BENGALS: DNP: WR Marvin Jones (illness), CB Dre Kirkpatrick (head), K Mike Nugent (calf), RB Cedric Peerman (ankle). LIMITED: TE Jermaine Gresham (hamstring). FULL: TE Richard Quinn (hamstring). MIAMI DOLPHINS at SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — DOLPHINS: DNP: S Jimmy Wilson (hip). LIMITED: TE Charles Clay (ribs), P Brandon Fields (left knee, right knee). FULL: LB Karlos Dansby (biceps), TE Anthony Fasano (hip), RB Jorvorskie Lane (knee), LB Koa Misi (finger), LB Austin Spitler (ankle). 49ERS: DNP: CB Tarell Brown (hamstring), WR Mario Manningham (shoulder). LIMITED: K David Akers (pelvis), CB Chris Culliver (illness), LB Aldon Smith (shoulder). FULL: LB NaVorro Bowman (shoulder), LB Tavares Gooden (knee, elbow), RB Frank Gore (wrist), G Mike Iupati (shoulder), CB Carlos Rogers (knee), LB Patrick Willis (shoulder). NEW ORLEANS SAINTS at NEW YORK GIANTS — SAINTS: DNP: T Charles Brown (knee), CB Johnny Patrick (illness), DE Martez Wilson (toe). LIMITED: S Roman Harper (rib). FULL: S Isa Abdul-Quddus (concussion), DE Junior Galette (ankle), DT Tom Johnson (back), WR Courtney Roby (hamstring), TE David Thomas (knee). GIANTS: OUT: T Sean Locklear (knee). DNP: TE Travis Beckum (knee), RB Ahmad Bradshaw (foot), S Kenny Phillips (knee), S Tyler Sash (hamstring). LIMITED: LB Chase Blackburn (ankle), LB Michael Boley (shoulder), LB Jacquian Williams (knee). ARIZONA CARDINALS at SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — CARDINALS: DNP: WR Andre Roberts (ankle), DE Ronald Talley (ankle). LIMITED: DE Calais Campbell (calf), QB Kevin Kolb (ribs), S Kerry Rhodes (quadriceps), LB Reggie Walker (knee), RB Beanie Wells (knee). FULL: S Justin Bethel (shoulder), WR Early Doucet (ribs), TE Mike Leach (back), LB Paris Lenon (shoulder). SEAHAWKS: No Data Reported DETROIT LIONS at GREEN BAY PACKERS — LIONS: DNP: T Gosder Cherilus (knees), S Louis Delmas (knee), CB Chris Houston (ankle), DE Lawrence Jackson (concussion), CB Jacob Lacey (foot, Achilles), DT Corey Williams (knee). LIMITED: T Jeff Backus (hamstring), DT Nick Fairley (quadriceps). FULL: WR Kassim Osgood (finger), LB Ashlee Palmer (thumb). PACKERS: DNP: G T.J. Lang (ankle), LB

Clay Matthews (hamstring), DE Mike Neal (shoulder), WR Jordy Nelson (hamstring), RB James Starks (knee), DE C.J. Wilson (knee). LIMITED: WR Donald Driver (thumb), LB Terrell Manning (shoulder), C Jeff Saturday (foot), CB Sam Shields (ankle), S Charles Woodson (collarbone). HOUSTON TEXANS at NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS: No Data Reported

Transactions

Wednesday’s Sports Transactions By The Associated Press BASEBALL American League DETROIT TIGERS — Traded LHP Andy Oliver to Pittsburgh for C Ramon Cabrera. TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with OF Chih-Hsien Chiang on a minor league contract. National League ATLANTA BRAVES — Exercised the 2014 option on manager Fredi Gonzalez. Named Dave Holliday and Brad Sloan special assistants to the general manager/major league scouts. Promoted Don Chiti to special assistant to the general manager/pitching development and special assignment. Agreed to terms with C Jose Yepez and C Matt Pagnozzi on minor league contracts. FOOTBALL National Football League NFL — Suspended Seattle CB Brandon Browner four games for violating the policy on performance enhancing substances. BUFFALO BILLS — Placed DE Chris Kelsay on injured reserve. Signed CB T.J. Heath and G Keith Williams from the practice squad. GREEN BAY PACKERS — Placed RB Johnny White on injured reserve. Signed RB Ryan Grant. Signed OL Shea Allard and S Chaz Powell to the practice squad. INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed LB Jamaal Westerman. Signed RB Alvester Alexander to the practice squad. Released TE Martell Webb and CB Isaiah Green from the practice squad. MIAMI DOLPHINS — Placed T Jake Long on injured reserve. Released DB Anderson Russell. Signed T Patrick Brown and DB Tyrone Culver. MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Placed WR Percy Harvin on injured reserve. OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed RB Jamize Olawale from the practice squad. ST. LOUIS RAMS — Released WR Saalim Hakim from the practice squad. Signed CB Quinton Pointer to the practice squad. SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Placed LB Antwan Barnes on injured reserve. Resigned OL Reggie Wells. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Released DB Eddie Whitley from the practice squad. Signed LB Alex Hoffman-Ellis to the practice squad. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Signed CB DeShawn Shead from the practice squad, CB Ron Parker from Carolina’s practice squad and RB Derrick Coleman to the practice squad.. TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed OL Kyle DeVan and T Daniel Baldridge. Signed G Chris Scott to the practice squad. Placed T David Stewart, S Robert Johnson and G Steve Hutchinson on injured reserve. Claimed G Mitch Petrus off waivers from New England. OLYMPICS IOC — Stripped the 2004 Olympic medals from Ukrainian shot putter Yuriy Bilonog, Belarussian hammer thrower Ivan Tskikhan, Russian shot putter Svetlana Krivelyova and Belarussian discus thrower Irina Yatchenko for doping. SOCCER Major League Soccer SPORTING KANSAS CITY — Acquired D/M Josh Gardner from Montreal for a 2013 second-round draft pick, and exercised Gardner’s contract option. COLLEGE WESTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE — Announced it is adding Chicago State as a member in July. CALIFORNIA — Announced WR Keenan Allen will enter the NFL draft. FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL — Fired football coach Mario Cristobal.


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John Elway and coach John Fox. The biggest change came when they acquired quarterback Peyton Manning to replace pedestrian passer Tim Tebow. But nearly 20 other players acquired since Elway took over the football operations have started games this season, including standout defensive star Von Miller, who has 26 1/2 sacks in less than two seasons. “It’s been a lot of hard work by a lot of people whether it’s personnel department, the coaching staff, the players in the locker

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room,” Fox said. “As far as the offseason I know a lot was made of Peyton Manning but we had a lot of other guys that have been big contributors to this football team as well. But, you know, anything worth a darn takes time to build and so we just in year two of that process.” The acquisition accelerated it. He has come back from a neck injury that sidelined him all last season to set a Denver record with 29 touchdown passes. The addition of a dangerous passing game to complement a strong defense led by pass rushers Miller and Elvis Dumervil and a solid running game have made the Broncos legitimate contenders in the AFC.

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of the top 10 after the Eagles gained 423 yards with rookies at quarterback and running back. Improving the minus-10 turnover ratio might be the only way for the Cowboys (6-6) to stay in the playoff race — or more games where the Dallas offense matches all the scoring drives, like it did against Philadelphia. “We can’t use (injuries) as an excuse, but I feel like that plays a big part in it,” Claiborne said. “We just have to count on those guys to come in and get the job done. And ... we’ve been compensating for each other all year, from the offense to the defense. Every time we gave up a touchdown, they came back and scored a

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And winning it means beating Los Lunas on Friday at Tigers Stadium. “We’re sure going to try (to win it). I don’t know what anybody can predict or say about the future ... but I know the kids have worked hard to get where they are,” Jernigan said. “They’ve learned an awful lot of football and all those lessons need to come together for one good ballgame.” To have one good ballgame, the Rockets have to slow a Los Lunas offense that is averaging nearly 42 points per game behind standouts Chris Wisneski, Jalen Chavez and Darron

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They clinched the division last week and are tied with New England and Baltimore for second place in the conference and a first-round playoff bye. “I think our team realizes what a unique opportunity we have and we are trying to take advantage of it,” Manning said. “Those are the kind of guys you want to be around.” It might be natural for the Broncos to overlook the struggling Raiders team that hasn’t led a game at any point the past four weeks, especially with a potentially key playoff positioning game the following week in Baltimore. But with big-play running back Darren McFadden expected to return and the intensity of a divi-

touchdown to keep us in the game.” The Cowboys aren’t anywhere close to the bottom of the league in turnover ratio — that would be Kansas City at minus-21 — but only three players expected to suit up against the Bengals have an interception. Danny McCray, who was supposed to be a backup safety while focusing on special teams, has one along with Carr and Claiborne. The others belong to linebacker Sean Lee — out for the year with a toe injury — and safety Charlie Peprah, a midseason injury replacement who might not make it back this season because of a foot injury. The turnover ratio for Dallas might be worse if not for eight fumbles, about in the middle of the NFL pack. “We just have to stop them from scor-

Gallegos. Combined, the three account for 89.6 percent of Los Lunas’ 3,925 offensive yards this year. Under center, Wisneski has thrown for 1,222 yards and 19 touchdowns while completing 58.2 percent of his passes and has rushed for 358 yards and five scores. “He’s quick, a lot like some of the ones we’ve seen. He’s a real fast quarterback, so if you miss a tackle, you’re probably going to pay for it,” Jernigan said about Wisneski. “He has the ability to outrun you and he makes a lot of good plays. He throws the ball well enough to where you have to cover passes, which they try to establish. “I think he does a good

job of making the plays and getting the ball to the guys he’s supposed to. And he’s got a pretty good supporting cast.” The supporting cast includes Chavez and Gallegos in the backfield and Chris Sanchez and Jacob Holland at the wideouts. Chavez and Gallegos are a for midable duo in Los Lunas’ option offense. “The tailback (Chavez) and the fullback (Gallegos), both of them are pretty good,” said Jernigan. “The fullback ... he runs hard inside. The tailback, he’s just like the quarterback, real fast. You’ve got to wrap up every single time.” Chavez leads the Tigers in rushing with 1,368 yards and 18 TDs on 137 carries and Gallegos is second with 570 yards and

Thursday, December 6, 2012 sion rivalry, Fox has preached all week to his players to avoid that trap. “You can’t look at their record; you’ve got to look at their film,” safety Rahim Moore said. “They have big-time playmakers. They have speed all over the field, a great running back in Darren McFadden. ... Even though this is a team that’s shuffling on paper, that doesn’t mean they can’t make plays. Just because we’ve been winning doesn’t mean they’re going to give us a victory. They’re going to come play us hard. It’s the NFL. Don’t ever take anybody lightly in anything you do.” The Raiders will be playing the game with heavy hearts. Allen,

ing,” linebacker Anthony Spencer said. “Any way we can do it — interceptions, fumbles, three-and-outs, six plays and out. Any way we can get off the field, that’s how we’ve got to get it done.” In the first game against the Eagles, Claiborne was beaten on a highlight-reel touchdown catch by Riley Cooper and penalized five times, including twice for offsides, an almost inexplicable flag for a defensive back. “I’ve been a cornerback for quite a while and I learned in college that things are going to happen and you have to move on from it,” Claiborne said. “But that game was a big teaching game for me. I felt like it was just growing pains for me, just growing up and learning everything in the NFL.” The two Philadelphia games were the nine scores on 98 tries. Sanchez leads the team in receiving yards and touchdowns with 361 and seven, respectively. Holland is next with 251 and four. Chavez also has 246 yards and three scores receiving. Jer nigan has a lot of respect for Los Lunas and its coaching staff, which includes former Goddard player Mike Baca. “Coach Newton is doing a really good job over there,” he said. “Their kids are well-disciplined, they’re playing hard and they’ve got a good-looking crew of kids. “They hustle to the ball. They’re doing all the things you’re supposed to be doing to be where they are.” Jernigan has dissected

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the defensive coordinator in Denver last season, has been away from the team all week because the death of his father, Grady. The players have talked about rallying behind their coach this week. They are searching for any kind of motivation after all their real goals disappeared during the five-game losing streak. “You just play for pride,” Huff said. “We don’t want to go out there and get embarrassed Thursday night. Our family, friends, high school coaches, little league coaches, everybody will be watching us. If you don’t want to not get embarrassed you should not be playing this game.”

opposite for Carr. His biggest moment in Dallas was the interception return for a score last month, whereas he hardly wanted to be on field Sunday night against the Eagles because of the murder -suicide in Kansas City involving Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, his teammate just a year ago, and Belcher’s girlfriend. Carr knew the couple well. Carr, who signed a $50 million deal over five years, was beaten by Cooper for a touchdown early, just as Claiborne was three weeks earlier. He finished with just one tackle. “I can handle the scrutiny,” Carr said. “I’m in a position where I’m fair game to everybody. I can handle whatever they have to say. All I can do is come every day, keep getting better and keep working.”

Los Lunas in every way imaginable, but, to him, his team’s chances of winning come back to another one of his favorite phrases. Focus on what you can control. “It’s not really any different. It’s just a dif ferent challenge. They’re a really good football team and we’ve seen some pretty good football teams,” he said. “Every one of those good football teams that we played against could beat us, and so could this one. “We’re going to have to focus on what we can do. That’s what we try to do every week.” He’s confident that his team is confident. “I think it’s like it is every game. I think it’s a quiet confidence. That’s kind of how we do things anyway.

The kids know the upsides and they know the downsides,” he said. “They also know that they’ve played against some pretty good football teams. I hope the kids are confident enough to believe in themselves and know that they can play football with some really good teams.” And his team is very well aware of its situation and what is at stake on Friday. “They are very well aware that it is a state championship,” he said. “We talk about that all the time, you can’t win it until you’re in it. Now we’re in it. They know very well what is at stake. “It’s where you wanted to be and now you’ve got one more step to get the goal you wanted. They know that.”

Tebow says ribs improving, throws more at practice

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — T im Tebow hopes he’s healthy enough for a happy homecoming. The New York Jets’ backup quarterback is still recovering from two broken ribs that have kept him out of the last two games. The team is playing Tebow’s hometown Jaguars in Jacksonville on Sunday — the first time he’ll play there as a pro since his rookie season with Denver in 2010. “I have a lot of family and friends who will be there,” Tebow said Wednesday. “Jacksonville will always be a special place to me. It’s where I grew up and where a lot of my family still calls home. It will be a lot of fun.” Whether it’s from the field or the sideline remains uncertain. Tebow was limited again at practice, but said he was able to throw passes at full force for the first time

in a few weeks. “It’s getting close,” he said. “It’s getting a lot closer.” Tight end Dustin Keller sat out practice with a sprained left ankle, while rookie wide receiver Stephen Hill was out with a knee injury. Wide receiver Clyde Gates also did not participate while recovering from a concussion. Running back Joe McKnight (ankle, ribs), guard Brandon Moore (hip) and nose tackle Sione Pouha (back) were limited. Tebow was injured at Seattle on Nov. 11, and played three offensive snaps the following week at St. Louis. He was active but Rex Ryan kept him on the sideline — to be used only in “an emergency” — against New England after the quarterback convinced the coach he could play following a pregame evaluation. Despite being medically cleared, Tebow

was inactive last Sunday against Arizona because he still wasn’t completely healed. “I just try to do what the trainers and doctors say and what the coach asks me to do,” he said. “That’s all I can control.” Tebow had X-rays taken Sunday that showed “some healing, but still fractures,” and will have a new set taken later in the week to make sure things are progressing. “It’s not 100 percent,” he said, “but I can still throw OK.” If cleared by doctors and made active by Ryan, Tebow will be the backup to Mark Sanchez, whom Ryan announced Wednesday would remain the starter. After Sanchez struggled and was benched in favor of third-stringer Greg McElroy in the Jets’ 7-6 win over Arizona last Sunday, Ryan took a few days to make his decision. While it appears Tebow was never really

in the mix for the start, R yan said he would be Sanchez’s backup Sunday. “I know he can play and I know he’s been cleared to play, but I don’t believe he’s been healthy for what I think he should be,” R yan said. “If that was my son, I would not want him playing, and that’s how I look at this. But if he was completely healthy, then Tim would be our No. 2.” Tebow nearly became a member of the Jaguars, who along with the Jets were interested in trading for the popular quarterback last offseason. While he has been used in a limited role in New York, he insists he has no regrets about playing for the Jets. “I would have loved to play for both organizations, but I am a Jet,” Tebow said. “I’m glad I’m a Jet. I’m looking forward to this game and going back home.”

B. Griner leads No. 3 Baylor women over No. 5 Irish

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brittney Griner had 24 points and 14 rebounds, three other Baylor players scored in double figures and the third-ranked Lady Bears beat No. 5 Notre Dame 7361 Wednesday night in a repeat of last season’s national championship game. The Fighting Irish could do little to slow Griner, who was 10 of 16 from the floor. The Lady Bears (7-1), with all five starters back from the team that went 40-0 last season, used a 10-0 run late in the second half to pull away. The Irish (5-1), with just two starters back, were simply no match, especially with All-America senior Skylar Diggins struggling on 4-of-19 shooting — with rapper Lil Wayne sitting courtside to cheer her on in the second half. Odsyssey Sims returned after missing four games with a hamstring injury and added 16 points for Baylor. Brooklyn Pope had 14 points and Jordan Madden 12.

Freshman Jewell Loyd led Notre Dame with a seasonhigh 24 points, Kayla McBride had 16 and Natalie Achonwa 11. The Lady Bears dominated inside, outscoring the Irish 36-26 in the paint and outrebounding them 44-35. Baylor also held the Irish to 36-percent shooting while making 49 percent of its shots. Diggins drove inside to give the Irish a 50-49 lead with 8:19 left, but Griner responded with a three-point play. After Diggins scored again, Madden hit a layup to spark a 10-0 run, which included six points from Sims. Sims’ first basket during the spurt came on an inbound pass which she bounced off the back of Notre Dame’s Natalie Achonwa before grabbing the ball and scoring. She capped the run with another basket and the Irish never got closer than seven after that. Lil Wayne showed up at halftime to cheer for Diggins

and her teammates, with Diggins walking over to shake his hand in his frontrow seat after a timeout. At the front row at the other end were members of the top-ranked Fighting Irish football team, who cheered loudly throughout. But despite the celebrities and a sellout crowd of 9,149, the Irish couldn’t knock off the defending national champions as the men did six days earlier against Kentucky on the same floor. Notre Dame got off to a fast start, forcing nine turnovers in the first 12 minutes and opening a 2011 lead when Loyd hit a 3pointer. But a layup by Pope with 5:36 left ignited a 14-0 Baylor run. Pope scored eight points during the spurt and Griner added six, while the Irish missed six straight shots to allow the Lady Bears to open a 31-23 lead. Baylor led 33-27 at the half, the same six-point margin the Bears led by at halftime in the championship game.

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Baylor’s Britney Griner (42) shoots as Notre Dame’s Natalie Achonwa (11) and Markisha Wright defend during the second half of their game, Wednesday.


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Roswell Daily Record

Senate to take up bill normalizing Russia trade

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Wednesday took up legislation that would end four-decade-old trade restrictions that are blocking U.S. businesses from enjoying the benefits of a more open Russian market. The bill is coupled with a measure that imposes sanctions on Russian human rights violators and has drawn sharp criticism from Russian officials. Senate approval of legislation to establish permanent, normal trade relations with Russia would send the measure to President Barack Obama for his signature and accomplish one of the major trade goals of American companies eying greater exports and investments in Russia. The House passed the legislation last month on a 365-43 vote. Russia on Aug. 22 formally entered the World Trade Organization, requiring it to

lower its import tariffs, better protect intellectual property and provide greater foreign access to its service industry. But unless Congress gets rid of existing trade restrictions and makes normal trade relations permanent, U.S. companies cannot enjoy the new trade rules available to the WTO’s other 155 members. There’s already concern among U.S. companies that they will fall further behind Chinese and European competitors in gaining shares of Russia’s growing market of 140 million consumers. On the other hand, the Obama administration predicts that U.S. exports of goods and services, currently at $11 billion, could double in five years if trade relations are normalized. A final vote on the legislation was expected on Thursday. The last apparent hurdle to Senate action on the

can be passed. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev last week said that while his government welcomed the normalizing of trade, “we absolutely dislike its link with another legislation.” He said Congress, in attaching the human rights provision, was “making a big mistake” and that Russia would respond. The human rights provision is named for Sergei Magnitsky, a Russian lawyer and whistle-blower who died in a Russian prison three years ago after allegedly being tortured. The Moscow government has voiced strong opposition to the Magnitsky language, saying it would increase tensions between the two countries and hinting at retaliation. The trade bill eliminates the Jackson-Vanik amendment to a 1974 trade bill that tied trade with the

measure came with a decision to accept the House version of human rights legislation that was attached to the trade bill. Partly in response to lawmakers critical of normalizing trade with Russia at a time when the Moscow government has taken hostile positions toward the United States and pursued antidemocratic policies at home, a provision was attached that would sanction those involved in human rights violations. The House barred Russian human rights violators from receiving visas and froze their U.S.-based financial assets. In the Senate version, the measure applied to human rights violators around the world. On Tuesday Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., who authored the Senate version, indicated that he was willing to accept the House approach so that the bill

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A tombstone on the grave of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky who died in jail, at a cemetery in Moscow, Friday, Nov. 16. U.S. lawmakers are expected to vote in a human rights legislation named after Magnitsky that would impose sanctions on Russian officials involved in human rights violations.

Soviet Union to greater freedom for Jews and other Soviet minorities to emigrate. Although the amendment has long outlived its pur-

pose and is now annually waived by presidents, it has never been removed from the books, preventing the establishment of permanent normal trade relations.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic chairwoman of the Senate Agriculture Committee says she is willing to consider higher cuts to the food stamp program in an effort to include a massive five-year farm bill in negotiations on the so-called fiscal cliff. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, DMich., said that cuts to the food stamp program beyond the $4 billion over 10 years included in a Senate-passed farm bill “are something I am willing to talk about.” A farm bill passed by the House Agriculture Committee would include $16 billion in cuts over the same amount of time. Both amounts are relatively small in relation to the program’s total estimated cost — almost $800 billion over the next decade — but Stabenow’s willingness to move on an issue long sacred to Democrats shows progress in negotiations as farm-state leaders scramble to get the bill done before the end of the year. Stabenow and House Agriculture

Chairman Frank Lucas, ROkla., met this week in hopes of reconciling their two versions of the bill. The farm bill could be part of a deal to avert the combination of tax increases and automatic spending cuts due in January — dubbed the fiscal cliff because the combination could plunge the economy into another recession — because it saves money. A farm bill passed by the Senate in June would save a total of $23 billion over 10 years, while a version approved by the House Agriculture Committee in July would save $35 billion over the same period. Those total savings include the cuts to food stamps and also from farm subsidies. Stabenow said in an interview with The Associated Press Wednesday that she is also open to increasing the savings from $23 billion, saying it “depends on the policy.”

Government acting against baby recliner maker Ag chair says she’s open to more food stamp cuts WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is taking action against the makers of a portable baby recliner called the Nap Nanny after five infant deaths. The Consumer Product Safety Commission filed an administrative complaint Wednesday alleging that the new model of the Nap Nanny, called the Chill, and two earlier versions “pose a substantial risk of injury and death to infants.” The commission is seeking an order that would require Nap Nanny maker Baby Matters LLC of Berwyn, Pa., to notify the public about what the agency deems a serious product defect. The agency also wants the company to of fer consumers a full refund. Baby Matters went out of business a month ago, according to an email from the company. On its website is a message from owner and founder Leslie Gudel that says, “We do

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This undated image provided by the Consumer Product Safety Commission shows the Nap Nanny, made by Baby Matters LLC of Berwyn, Pa.

one to the newer model. In all, the CPSC says it has received more than 70 reports of children nearly falling out of the recliners. The commission filed the complaint after discussions with the company broke down over a recall plan. The Nap Nanny was designed to mimic the

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not believe the complaint has merit and stand behind the safety of our product when used as instructed.” She adds that “no infant using the Nap Nanny properly has ever suffered an injury requiring medical attention.” Some of the cases involved recliners that were placed in a crib, which the company has urged parents not to do. The Nap Nanny should be placed on the floor with the harness secured. The first two versions of the foam recliner were recalled in July 2010 when the agency was aware of one death and 22 reports of infants hanging out or falling over the side of the Nap Nanny even though most of the infants had been placed in the recliner’s harness. Since then, the agency has learned of 4 more deaths. Four are linked to the first versions of the recliner, and

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have Medicare today (which he does not now). Additionally, he would have known to have structured his retirement to include survivorship on his pension, which he did not. I realize his co-workers were in a difficult spot, so I’m not blaming them, but I’m hoping a few words from you might get the word out to others: Friends, when you notice someone is declining, please speak up. DONNA IN VIRGINIA

DEAR ABBY UNIVERSAL PRESS SYNDICATE

DEAR ABBY: Alzheimer’s and other dementias are a growing epidemic in America. Frequently, co-workers are the ones who notice a decline in functioning. Could you please remind your readers to speak up to a family member when they see their co-workers struggling? My 62-year -old husband was recently diagnosed, and I have since learned that his co-workers spotted his troubles long before I did at home. Had I been informed, he could possibly have retired on disability and

DEAR DONNA: I’m sorry about your husband’s diagnosis. Although there have been warnings that it was coming for years, the Alzheimer’s epidemic is here now and millions more families will be touched by this progressive — and ultimately fatal — disease unless its course can be altered. As you have so poignantly stated, there are benefits to the early detection of Alzheimer’s, including the opportunity to

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take advantage of available treatments, leverage resources in the workplace, plan for the future and seek help. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, knowing the warning signs of Alzheimer’s and speaking up when you notice them are CRITICAL to early detection and receiving the best possible care. To learn the 10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s, visit alz.org/10signs or call 1800-272-3900. DEAR ABBY: Twenty years ago, my brother told me his wife had been having an affair. Needless to say, they divorced and I sided with my brother. A few days ago, I learned that my brother was actually the one who had been having the affair. He and his current wife had a child they claimed was her first husband’s, and when they married he “adopted” all of her chil-

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Family Circus

DEAR LIED TO: I don’t think it is ever too late to offer an apology where one is needed, so contact your former sister-in-law and tell her that you now know the truth and you are sorry. Because you feel the need to speak your mind to your brother, do so. HOWEVER, whether your niece knows that your brother is her biological father is not your business, and you certainly should not be the person to enlighten her if she doesn’t know.

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dren from her first marriage. Because we lived in different states at the time it was easy to believe what I was told. I think that my ex-sister -in-law deserves an apology from us all. At the same time, I want to confront my brother about the lie. We are still not sure if the child, who is now an adult, knows my brother is really her biological father. LIED TO IN CALIFORNIA

Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.

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Dear Heloise: Our golden retriever ended up in the pet-hospital emergency room. We found her in the kitchen, drooling profusely and surrounded by vomit and diarrhea. As my husband rushed her out the door, I stayed to clean up and called him when I noticed pieces and whole MUSHROOMS in the vomit. She had mushroom toxicity from mushrooms she had found growing in the backyard after a lot of rain. Please warn your readers to check their yards so this doesn’t happen to their pet. We were lucky we found her in time! Laura D., via email Consider it done! Unfortunately, it can take as little as one poisonous mushroom to be fatal! Readers, be sure to regularly check your yard for mushrooms and remove them when found. Make it a habit, like cleaning up after your pet. Place a bag over your hand and pull the mushrooms completely out of the ground. Don’t hit the mushroom, or it can send more spores into the air, causing more mushrooms to grow! Heloise

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Dear Heloise: I am an elderly widower living alone in a one-family house. I have placed an electric candle lamp on the windowsill facing my neighbor’s house. I turn it on when I go to bed and turn it off when I rise in the morning. This procedure assures my caring neighbor that I am alive and well each day. W.W. in New Hampshire

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Dear Heloise: Gift bags can be pricey. I hang on to cereal boxes or cracker boxes when the contents are gone. I cover them in plastic adhesive paper that has designs on it. I cut the paper into 2-inch squares to cover the boxes because it is more manageable and has no air bubbles. When finished, I punch two holes on the two sides at the top and put ribbon through the holes for handles. The gift boxes turn out so cute. Every time I give one to someone, he or she likes the gift box as much as the gift inside, and it has hardly cost anything! Dawn B. in San Antonio

Dear Heloise: I have one drawer in my dresser for all my underclothes and miscellaneous items, like scarves, swimsuits and tights. It was overflowing. My solution was to take my swimsuits and summer items from the drawer, put them inside an old backpack and hang it on a hanger in the closet for the winter. When summer comes back around, I’ll swap my swimsuits for the scarves and tights. H.D., via email

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Malzahn taking aim at Auburn’s talent, attitude

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005. South

BIG YARD Sale on 317 E. Forest St., Friday & Saturday, 7am-2pm.

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1102 S. Washington Fri. & Sat. Large women clothes, baby clothes, boys clothes, womens med., TV furniture, mattresses, beds, tv stands, kitchen items, household items. Denali hood, truck head lights. 1503 PECOS, Fri-Sat, 8am-4pm. Elliptical machines, weight bench, dresser, etc. Next to Valley View Elementary.

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406 S. Hemlock, Fri-Sat, 7am. Books, bikes, frames, clothes, misc. 212 W. 5th St. Dexter, NM Sat. 8-5 INSIDE Moving Sale: 32” Panasonic TV, dryer, ent. enter, loveseat, chair, end tables, lamps, blankets & much more. 101 N. Sycamore, Saturday, 7am. Lots of good stuff! Cabinets, stove top, double oven & more.

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1507 W. Berrendo, Fri-Sun, 7am-noon. Kitchen, garden, household, knick knack’s & furniture, tons of fun things to peruse through!

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STATE OF NEW MEXICO COUNTY OF BERNALILLO SECOND JUDISTRICT DICIAL COURT No. DM-2012-03401

Troy Gameson Petitioner, vs.

Austin Rei Gameson Respondent.

NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF ACTION

STATE OF NEW MEXICO to the above-named Respondent(s), Greetings: You are hereby notified that the above-named Petitioner has filed a civil action against you in the above entitled Court and cause, the general object thereof being: Dissolution of Marriage. Unless you enter your appearance in said cause on or before the 15th day of October 2012, a judgment by default will be entered against you. /s/Troy Gameson 4200 Spanish Bit NE #J105 Albq. NM 87111

WITNESS the Honorable Deborah Davis Walker, District Judge of the Second Judicial District Court of the State of New Mexico, and the seal of the District Court of Bernalillo County, this 27th day of August 2012. Gregory T. Ireland Clerk of the District Court

(COURT SEAL)

By:/s/Linda A. Lopez Deputy Clerk

ANNOUNCEMENTS 025. Lost and Found

LOST BRASS Spittoon w/brass polish & clothes. Last seen at cemetery on 19th St. Please polish and/or return. Call 622-3641. MISSING CAT since November 16, 2012. Spayed female orange tabby, 8yrs old, unusually intense orange color. Lost near Roswell High. “Itsy” is shy & doesn’t usually come to people. Please contact if found, 575-840-1080. FOUND TWO Pugs male and female, vicinity of NE area. Call 625-2460 Lost during Light Parade, Keyfob for a Mini Cooper, If found call, 928-308-4237.

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THE ROSWELL Daily Record is now accepting applications for the position of: OUTSIDE SALES The ideal candidate must possess excellent customer service skills, superior organizational skills a self-starter and strong work ethic. Bilingual preferred. Experience or background in advertising also helpful. Must be computer literate. This is a full time position. Interested Applicants please send resume & references to: ROSWELL DAILY RECORD Attn: Vonnie Fischer, 2301 N. Main, Roswell, NM 88201 or e-mail to: addirector@rdrnews.com NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE! DIETITIAN FRESENIUS Medical Care is seeking a Registered Dietitian for their Roswell, NM dialysis center. Responsibilities include comprehensive assessments from which the RD is able to evaluate patient needs and provide detailed education to patient regarding nutritional status. Functions as an active member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team to assist patients to achieve their goals as determined by the patient's physician. Eligible candidates must be a Registered Dietitian as per the Commission on Dietetic Registration and maintain a current state license. Minimum of 1 year experience in clinical nutrition as an RD is required. Previous renal experience preferred. Apply on our website: FMCNA.COM

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-----------------------------------------------------------------------Publish December 6, 2012 OPEN MEETING NOTICE

The regular meeting of the Board of Directors of the Pecos Valley Artesian Conservancy District is scheduled as follows: Date:

Location:

Time:

DECEMBER 11, 2012- is CANCELLED

Pecos Valley Artesian Conservancy District 2303 East Second Street Roswell, New Mexico 88201 Suite 100 9:00 A.M.

For additional information, including a meeting agenda, please contact the PVACD office at (505)-622-7000. If you are disabled and require assistance, auxiliary aids and services,(Voice & TDD), and/or alternate formats in order to further your participation, please contact the office at (505)-622-7000 at least a week before the meeting or as soon as possible. -----------------------------------------------------------------------Publish November 29, December 6, 2012 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR (1) TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP AND LOCATION OF A LIQUOR LICENSE TO OASIS BAR AND GRILL, LLC, dba HOLIDAY INN ROSWELL

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held to issue (1) transfer of ownership and location of a liquor license by the City Council of the City of Roswell during their regular meeting on December 13, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 425 North Richardson, Roswell, New Mexico. 1. Applicant:

Proposed: Action Licensee’s:

Oasis Bar & Grill, LLC 3608 N. Prince Street, Suite C Clovis, NM 88101

Transfer of Ownership and Location of a Liquor License License # 2764 Application #834526 Holiday Inn Roswell 3620 N. Main Street Roswell, NM 88201

At the meeting the Council may take action approving or disapproving the proposed application.

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10 Texas A&M (63-21), No. 6 Georgia (38-0) and No. 2 Alabama (490) and also had center Reese Dismukes and freshman quarterback Zeke Pike arrested for public intoxication over the summer. Chizik dismissed Pike from the team. Search committee member Mac Crawford, a Nashville businessman, said discipline was one of the first topics brought up with Malzahn. “We talked about it a long time and we were very satisfied with the answers that he gave to us,” said Crawford, a former Auburn fullback who was chairman of the board at CVSCaremark and CEO/chairman of CaremarkRx. Freshman quarterback Jonathan Wallace said discipline was an issue last season “but that’s something that can be fixed.” “Just a matter of us being accountable with each other,” said Wallace, who started the final four games. “That’s the biggest thing, just looking out for each other and making sure that we’re not doing anything that we don’t need to be doing.”

ment that pays up to $1.5 million a year in performance bonuses. The letter, released by Auburn on Wednesday, says he will be owed his $500,000 base salary for the rest of his contract if fired without cause. He won’t be owed anything if fired with cause, including rules violations or “serious personal misconduct.” Auburn will pay his $700,000 buyout to Arkansas State as a loan, forgiving 20 percent each year Malzahn remains. Jackson is optimistic that he’ll be there awhile. The former NFL and Major League Baseball player used words like “passion,” “tenacity” and “hungry” to describe Malzahn’s pitch and demeanor in his interview with the search committee. He also praised his willingness “to come into a hornet’s nest like this and say, ‘My job is to rebuild this program, to get these kids back to the winning ways these kids are used to.”’ That challenge extends well beyond Xs and Os. The Tigers wilted against top competition, getting routed by No.

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Bo Jackson says new Auburn coach Gus Malzahn must build the program from the ground up and start by putting down a solid foundation. Malzahn inherits a Tigers team with virtually every starter returning next season but plenty of uncertainty at quarterback and many other positions from a team that had a number of issues on both sides of the ball — and away from the field. So Jackson is preaching patience. “I think what Gus Malzahn is facing right now, he’s facing an empty lot,” said Jackson, the 1985 Heisman Trophy winner and part of the four-man search committee. “He’s got to go move dirt. Lay a foundation and start to build a house. He’s got to rebuild that house. That’s what he plans on doing.” Auburn gave Malzahn a fiveyear, $11.5 million deal Tuesday with focus on restoring the team to championship caliber and bringing more discipline to a program that endured a number of off-the-field issues under Gene Chizik. He has signed a letter of agree-

/s/Dave Kunko Roswell City Clerk

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The Tigers do have big holes to fill, despite returning 18 players who started on offense or defense in the finale against Alabama. They’re losing their only consistently productive receiver, Emory Blake, No. 2 rusher Onterio McCalebb and leading tackler Daren Bates. Defensive end Corey Lemonier also hasn’t said if he’ll return for his senior season or enter the NFL draft. But Malzahn said it goes beyond talent to attitude. “We do have some talent, and we have some deficiencies, and what I’ve got to do is identify the deficiencies and address those immediately and also the mindset,” he said. “The mindset and expectations mentally and physically of our players. So we’ve got some work to do, but I know the areas we need to improve on and we’re going to address those.” Crawford has experience reviving companies, and finds correlations in Malzahn’s challenge. “Let’s face it, this is a turnaround situation,” Crawford said in a phone interview Wednesday. “This is a team that won three ball-

045. Employment Opportunities

PERSONAL CARE by Design is taking applications for Caregivers. Must be clean and neat. Must have available some weekends and some nights. Come by 217-A N. Main for application. No phone calls. Must have phone and transportation. Sales Manager, Candlewood Suites, Roswell, NM. Are you a highly independent person? Are you always looking for newer better ways of doing things? Do you always want to get to know people better? If yes, then we are looking for an individual with confidence, a strong work ethic, dedication and a “whatever it takes” attitude to get the job done while maintaining the high standards of excellence for which Candlewood Suites is recognized for. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, solid competency in sales and events. Must have a minimum of 2yrs of proven sales experience in relocation and extended stay market segments. Send resume to cwroswellgm@ suncapitalhotels.com

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STATE OF NEW MEXICO COUNTY OF CHAVES FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

BOKF, N.A., A NATIONAL BANKING ASSOCIATION D/B/A BANK OF OKLAHOMA, AS SUCCESSOR IN INTEREST BY MERGER TO BANK OF OKLAHOMA, N.A., vs.

Plaintiff,

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D-504-CV-2012-00528

DAVID W. DENSMORE, Defendant.

NOTICE OF SALE ON FORECLOSURE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the above-entitled Court, having appointed me as Special Master in this matter with the power to sell, has ordered me to sell the real property (the “Property”) situated in Chaves County, New Mexico, commonly known as 3209 Delicado Ave, Roswell, New Mexico 88201, and more particularly described as follows: LOT THREE (3) IN BLOCK TEN (10) OF LINDA VISTA ESTATES NUMBER TWO, IN THE CITY OF ROSWELL, COUNTY OF CHAVES AND STATE OF NEW MEXICO, AS SHOWN ON THE OFFICIAL PLAT FILED IN THE CHAVES COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE ON JUNE 25, 1958 AND RECORDED IN BOOK C OF PLAT RECORDS, CHAVES COUNTY, NEW MEXICO, AT PAGE 80.

The sale is to begin at 11:30 a.m. on January 10, 2013, at the Main Entrance of the Chaves County Courthouse, 400 N. Virginia, Roswell, State of New Mexico, at which time I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, in lawful currency of the United States of America, the Property to pay expenses of sale and to satisfy the Judgment granted BOKF, N.A., a national banking association d/b/a Bank of Oklahoma, as successor in interest by merger to Bank of Oklahoma, N.A.

BOKF, N.A., a national banking association d/b/a Bank of Oklahoma, as successor in interest by merger to Bank of Oklahoma, N.A., was awarded a Judgment on November 20, 2012, in the principal sum of $130,384.72, plus outstanding interest due on the Note in the amount of $7,594.90 through November 1, 2012, and accruing daily thereafter at a rate of $24.97 per day, plus late charges of $212.20, plus escrow advances of $499.86, plus fees currently advanced of $754.00, plus attorney’s fees in the sum of $950.00 and costs through November 1, 2012, in the sum of $512.75, with interest on the late charges, escrow advances, fees currently advanced, and attorney’s fees and costs of this suit at the rate of 6.990% per annum from date of the entry of the Judgment until paid. The sale is subject to rights and easements of record, to unpaid property taxes and assessments, and to the one (1) month right of redemption in favor of Defendant as specified in the Judgment filed herein.

PROSPECTIVE PURCHASERS AT SALE ARE ADVISED TO MAKE THEIR OWN EXAMINATION OF TITLE AND THE CONDITION OF THE PROPERTY AND TO CONSULT THEIR OWN ATTORNEY BEFORE BIDDING. FAISAL SUKHYANI Special Master 2222 Parkwest Dr. NW Albuquerque, New Mexico 87120 (505) 228-8484

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Journeyman Plumber Needed. Pay is based on experience. Full time opportunity. Must have a valid driver’s license, pass a drug test, and have references. Please call 622-1949 or email at rpm@plateautel.net for application. PLUMBER’S ASSISTANT Needed. Pay is based on experience. Full time opportunity. Must have a valid driver’s license, pass a drug test, and have references. Please call 622-1949 or email at rpm@plateautel.net for application.

games last season, and he has got to get the kids back to where they have a winning attitude, heading in the right direction. We’ve got good kids at Auburn. “I’ve always done turnarounds in my corporate career and any time you go in, getting the right people in the right places and doing it the way you think should be done — that’s what Gus has to do. You just can’t expect it to happen overnight.” Malzahn does have a track record for reviving offenses quickly, even before Cam Newton’s arrival in 2010. The Tigers improved from 110th in scoring in 2008 to 16th the following season with Chris Todd at quarterback. Malzahn also directed Tulsa offenses that led the nation in total offense in 2007 and 2008. Wallace, one of three quarterbacks with multiple starts returning, said he attended every Auburn home game during the national championship season two years ago. He also saw what Texas A&M and Johnny Manziel did this season with a similarly uptempo offense.

045. Employment Opportunities

General Maintenance experienced with all type of repairs must pass background check apply at 2000 N. Main. OPTOMETRIC OFFICE, Receptionist needed- Must be able to multi task and learn all office duties. Must be detailed oriented and be able to complete work as directed. Must be patient service focused & be able and willing to take direction and instruction. Two years receptionist experience. Please send resume to: PO Box 1897, Unit #327 Roswell, NM 88202.

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-----------------------------------------------------------------------Publish Nov. 15, 22, 29, Dec. 6, 2012 STATE OF NEW MEXICO COUNTY OF CHAVES FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

No. D-504-CV-2012-00429

ONEWEST BANK, FSB,

Plaintiff,

v.

KAREN MAYNES AND THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF KAREN MAYNES, IF ANY, Defendant(s).

NOTICE OF SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Special Master will on December 10, 2012 at 11:00 AM, the West steps entrance of the Chaves County Courthouse, 400 N. Virginia, sell and convey to the highest bidder for cash all the right, title, and interest of the above-named defendants in and to the following described real estate located in said County and State: The West 50 Feet of the East 100 Feet of Lots 9, 10 and 11, Block 21 of West Side Addition, in the city of Roswell, County of Chaves and State of New Mexico, as shown on the Official Plat Recorded January 1, 1891 in the Plat Book A, Page 4, Real Property Records of Chaves County, New Mexico. TOGETHER WITH an easement over the North 10 feet of the East 50 feet of Lot 11.

The address of the real property is 511 West 4th Street, Roswell, NM 88201. Plaintiff does not represent or warrant that the stated street address is the street address of the described property; if the street address does not match the legal description, then the property being sold herein is the property more particularly described above, not the property located at the street address; any prospective purchaser at the sale is given notice that it should verify the location and address of the property being sold. Said sale will be made pursuant to the judgment entered on October 15, 2012 in the above entitled and numbered cause, which was a suit to foreclose a mortgage held by the above Plaintiff and wherein Plaintiff was adjudged to have a lien against the above-described real estate in the sum of $58,387.11 plus interest from August 29, 2012 to the date of sale at the rate of 8.875% per annum, the costs of sale, including the Special Master’s fee, publication costs, and Plaintiff’s costs expended for taxes, insurance, and keeping the property in good repair. Plaintiff has the right to bid at such sale and submit its bid verbally or in writing. The Plaintiff may apply all or any part of its judgment to the purchase price in lieu of cash. At the date and time state above, the Special Master may postpone the sale to such later date and time as the Special Master may specify. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that this sale may be subject to a bankruptcy filing, a pay off, a reinstatement or any other condition that would cause the cancellation of this sale. Further, if any of these conditions exist, at the time of sale, this sale will be null and void, the successful bidder’s funds shall be returned, and the Special Master and the mortgagee giving this notice shall not be liable to the successful bidder for any damages. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the real property and improvements concerned with herein will be sold subject to any and all patent reservations, easements, all recorded and unrecorded liens not foreclosed herein, and all recorded and unrecorded special assessments and taxes that may be due. Plaintiff and its attorneys disclaim all responsibility for, and the purchaser at the sale takes the property subject to, the valuation of the property by the County Assessor as real or personal property, affixture of any mobile or manufactured home to the land, deactivation of title to a mobile or manufactured home on the property, if any, environmental contamination on the property, if any, and zoning violations concerning the property, if any. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the purchaser at such sale shall take title to the above-described real property subject to rights of redemption.

NM12-01511_FC01

Jeffrey Lake Special Master Southwest Support Group 20 First Plaza NW, Suite #20 Albuquerque, NM 87102

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Support Staff/Medical Records Supervisor Counseling Associates, Inc. is seeking responsible qualified individual to fill full time position as a supervisor of Support Staff including front desk staff and medical records. Some client interviewing required. Qualifications: High School diploma, good computer knowledge with data input experience, excellent telephone and people skills, ability to multi-task and one year office experience. One year of supervisory experience required. Bi-lingual, English/Spanish a plus. An EOE. Salary DOE. Excellent Benefits.

Send Resume to: Counseling Associates, Inc. Brenda Delgado HR Manager Brenda.delgado@ cai-nm.com PO Box 1978 Roswell, NM 88202 GUARDSMARK The nation’s leader in security is hiring security officers. No experience required, but customer service skills a must. Must be HS Grad/GED & 21 yrs. EOE Benefits: Free Medical/Life Ins. Uniforms/Tuition Assistance. Starting Pay $9.00hr. Apply by calling 505-830-2700 Tues-Fri. 9am-6pm. BUSY OPTOMETRIST office seeking Full Time Employee. Individual must be dependable, well organized and hard working. Experience and bi-lingual a plus. Please send resume to P.O. Box 1897, Unit 325, Roswell, NM 88202. Receptionist/Scheduling Associate for busy Optometric practice. Must be bi-lingual and computer-literate. Experience with medical software helpful. Apply in person, Roswell Vision Source, 200 W. Wilshire, Ste D. No phone calls. We drug test prior to hiring. YOUR BUDGET Cars & Trucks needs a Full Time Mechanic for busy car lot. Ideal candidate should possess experience in big dealership environment. We offer good hours Mon-Fri, 8:00-5:00 and good pay. ASE certifications, good driving record and background check required. Please stop by 1505 W. 2nd St., Roswell. No phone calls please. RENTAL CAR company looking for part time counter sales and rental person. Applicant must have above average computer skills. Must be drug free and have clean driving record. Neat appearance a must. Apply in person at Avis Car Rental, inside airport. No Phone Calls. Plant Operator/ Lab Technician Full Time for asphalt emulsion materials, testing production. Experience preferred but will train. Pay DOE. Must have valid drivers license, pass drug screen & physical. Physical Requirements: Ability to work outdoors, lift up to 50 pounds, and perform work using a full range body motion (stooping and crawling). Subject to on-call and occasional overtime requirements. Apply 8am-1pm at: Western Emulsions 49 East Martin St., Roswell, NM 88203 Email: juan@westernemulsions.com AIRLINES ARE HIRING – Train for hands on Aviation Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified – Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 888-206-4704.


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FIREFIGHTER PAID training to join elite U.S. Navy team. Good pay, medical/dental, promotions, vacation. HS grads ages 17-34. Call Mon-Fri, (800) 354-9627. CLASS A CDL Driver with tanker endorsement, no Hazmat required. Home daily, 575-626-3578 LIVE-WORK-PARTYPLAY! Play in Vegas, Hang in LA, Jet to New York! Hiring 18-24 girls/guys. $400-$800 wkly. Paid expenses. Signing Bonus. Call 1-866-251-0768. Westlake ACE Hardware, one of the largest retailers of home hardware in the U.S., has an immediate opening for a Store (Floor) Manager in our Roswell, NM store. As a member of the store management team, our Floor Manager plays an important role in all aspects of store management. This includes supervising store associates, inventory management, merchandising and most importantly ensuring great customer service. REQUIREMENTS: High school or GED equivalent required. Previous retail management and hardware experience preferred. We offer competitive pay starting at $35,000, bonus eligibility, paid vacations and holidays, a liberal employee discount and other benefits. This salaried position requires the ability to work some evenings and weekends. Please submit your resume via email: resumes@ westlakehardware.com fax to 866-490-0460 or submit application at Westlake Ace Hardware, Roswell NM.

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045. Employment Opportunities

Avon, Buy/Sell. Become Ind. Sales Rep $10 to start Sandy 317-5079 ISR BOOTH RENTAL or private room if you’re a licensed massage therapist, aesthetician or cosmetologist. Call Shangri-La Spa, 575-578-1603. Leave contact information.

COMFORT KEEPERS is seeking kind, caring & personable individuals to provide In-Home Care for our senior and elderly clients. We are looking for experienced caregivers and CNA's who can provide Companion/Homemaker services as well as Personal Care Services for our clients. Morning, Overnight and Weekend positions available. Applicants must have a very neat & clean appearance. Full and Part-time positions available. Applicants must have a valid drivers license and auto insurance. References Required. Come join our great team. Apply at: 1410 South Main, Roswell EOE

THE ROSWELL Refuge is seeking a part-time Victim Advocate to work in a 24/7 domestic violence shelter. Must have clean driving record. $10.00 per hour. Week-day, weekend, and/or overnight hours possible. If interested, please bring your resume to 1306 W. College by 5:00 PM, December 3rd.

Need FT RN for a three physicians surgical practice. Spanish speaking. Send resume to 1600 SE Main, Suite F, Roswell, NM 88203.

www.comfortkeepers.com

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT NEEDED at Family Owned Service Business Full Time Position, Experience in Accounts Receivable & Microsoft Office. Apply in person at 1206 W. Hobbs. AUTO TECHNICIAN We will and can beat any dealership pay plans. A progressive and expanding automotive repair facility is seeking a Class A technician, full or part time position. Seeking an organized, motivated, and cheerful professional who can be productive. Excellent pay plan with benefits and bonuses. Pay based on ability and productivity. Certifications preferred, but will train as needed. Locally owned facility. A $2,000 signing bonus is available. Please fax resume to 575-625-1900 or call 575-626-1900

AmeriPride Linen and Apparel REQUISITION#105463 CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESTATIVE/ROUTE DRIVER Application open from December 4, 2012 to January 4, 2013

High School Diploma/GED, experience with route sales desired, ability to work directly with customers, build relationship with customers by providing resolutions to problems and complaints, clean driving record, ability to lift up to 50 lbs and pass a Department of Transportation drug test and physical. Competitive salary and benefits. Application must be filled out online at careerbuilders.com EOE EMPLOYEE

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045. Employment Opportunities

SPECIALTY HOME INFUSION NURSE, CONTRACT POSITION Seeking a contract Home Infusion Nurse in the Roswell area. Qualifications: RN required. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Must have and maintain CPR, ACLS, and PALS. Must have a minimum of five years’ experience in ER, critical care, or equivalent. Must have excellent customer service and IV skills. Call (831)392-5910, Email resume confidentially at:

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Bealls now hiring for Estee Lauder & Clinique Counter Manager. Dependable w/retail management experienced applicants with cosmetic experience please apply: 4501 N. Main, Roswell. NEED PT front office person, will eventually become FT, Spanish speaking preferred, Send resume to 1600 SE Main, Suite F, Roswell, NM 88203. ARE YOUR HOURS THIS GOOD? No nights, no weekend, no holidays. Monday thru Friday daytime hours. Weekly pay. CAR AND INSURANCES REQUIRED. Mileage paid. Call Merry Maids, 623-5000 for interview appointment.

SOPHISTICUTS BOOTH rental available, 1 large room with its own bathroom & could also be used for massages. Joseph, 575-420-0838 GO SHOPPING. GET PAID. Join Today and Become A Secret Shopper In Your Area. To learn more visit http://joinstn.com/

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080. Alterations

RITZY RAGS Alterations. Call Susan at 420-6242 for all your sewing needs. RITZY RAGS Alterations. Call Susan at 420-6242 for all your sewing needs.

105. Childcare

COUNTRY KIDS Family Daycare has openings for 1yr & up. Days, evenings and weekends. 622-0098

125. Carpet Cleaning

R.B. Carpet Cleaning. Home and Commercial. Free Estimates. Cell 910-0685 or 910-1300

140. Cleaning

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JD CLEANING Service, Licensed and bonded. References. 623-4252 Will clean your home, low rates, 15 yrs exp. Please call Lisa, 575-910-1620. House cleaning, 12 yrs exp., excellent references, dependable, reasonable prices. 505-480-8097

SUNSHINE WINDOW Service Free estimates. 575-626-5153 or 626-5458 ATTENTION ROSWELL Have your carpet cleaned for the holidays. Affordable prices & friendly service, 20% Senior discount. Call Nancy, 578-9741.

200. Fencing

M.G. HORIZONS free estimates for installation. Chainlink, wood, metal & block. 575-623-1991 Rodriguez Construction FOR WOOD, metal, block, stucco fencing, Since 1974. Lic. 22689. 420-0100

210. Firewood/Coal

JUNIPER, PINON & Ponderosa mix. Cut, split & delivered, $300/cord. 575-973-0373 OAK, JUNIPER cedar mix, Fir and Elm, full or 1/2 cords,well seasoned, delivery available. Open Mon.-Sat., 8:30-5pm, Sun. 1-5pm. Accepting Debit & Credit cards, Graves Farm, 622-1889. ELM CUT & split, $65, truck load, you pick up. We also have 2 Chihuahua puppies for $85 each. 575-914-0060. Cordova Chimney Sweep. Time to get ready for winter. 623-5255 or 910-7552

210. Firewood/Coal SEASONED MOUNTAIN firewood, 626-9803.

220. Furniture Repair WE BUILD and repair furniture. We also sell firewood. 1727 SE Main, 840-7849 or 626-8466

225. General Construction

Construction, fencing, concrete, sprinklers, landscaping. Call Jose, Licensed & Bonded. 624-8557 or 317-6712. Construction or renovation w/20+ yrs exp. Licensed. Call 317-3366

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

Handyman: Free estimates, complete remodeling including plumbing, additions, tile, roof, stucco, windows & dorrs. Guaranteed Work. 910-7035 Miguel.

230. General Repair

Milligan Contracting For quality home improvements call Geary at 578-9353, for references please go to Angie’s List. THE HOLIDAYS have come upon us, let D&B Property Maintenance do any and all your home repairs. We are your property specialist. No jobs too small. One call does it all. Free estimates. 623-8922 HOME SECURITY wright iron window, door, fence, interior/exterior painting & welding & house trimming repair. Call Gilbert’s Painting & Welding, 317-5246

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

232. Chimney Sweep

CHIMNEY SWEEP Have your woodstove or fireplace inspected and cleaned. Dust free Guarantee. 38 years Experience, Licensed, Insured. Bulldog Janitorial Services 575-308-9988

235. Hauling

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

270. Landscape/ Lawnwork

Fall Clean-up rake leaves, tree trimming, weed eating, haul trash, property clean-up & much more. Call Joseph, 317-2242. GARCIA’S LAWN Service & much more work at low price. 914-0803.

WW LAWN Service Property cleanup - Lawn & field mowing - Shrub & hedge trimming - Rock installation & much more. Call Juan, 626-6121.

“Big E’s” Landscaping & Yardwork mow, trim, prune property clean-up reason. rates senior disc. 914-6025 LAWN CLEANING & basic cleanup. 910-1300 or 910-0685

285. Miscellaneous Services

Stylist on the move! I come to you. Full service hair dresser. 626-2010 ATTENTION SLEEP APNEA SUFFERERS with Medicare. Get FREE CPAP Replacement Supplies at NO COST, plus FREE home delivery! Best of all, prevent red skin sores and bacterial infection! Call 866-938-5101. ATTENTION DIABETICS with Medicare. Get a FREE talking meter and diabetic testing supplies at NO COST, plus FREE home delivery! Best of all, this meter eliminates painful finger pricking! Call 866-406-2158 MEDICAL ALERT for Seniors - 24/7 monitoring. FREE Equipment. FREE Shipping. Nationwide Service. $29.95/Month CALL Medical Guardian Today 888-416-2099

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285. Miscellaneous Services

DIRECTV FOR $29.99/mo for 24 months. Over 140 channels. FREE HD-DVR Upgrade! FREE NFL Sunday Ticket w/CHOICE Package! Call TODAY for details 888-719-9465. GET FREE OF CREDIT CARD DEBT NOW! Cut payments by up to half. Stop creditors from calling. 877-639-3441 PROFLOWERS Send Flowers for Every Occasion! Anniversary, Birthday, Just Because. Starting at just $19.99. Go to

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QUICK PRO CLEANING & MAINTENANCE, LLC Licensed, Bonded & Insured Serving Roswell & Artesia 10% Discount for Veterans & Seniors 1-888-467-1913/ www.GoQuickPro.com ** SPECIAL** 3 Hours of Cleaning ONLY $39.99

JACK OF all upholstery & crafts. Awnings boat covers, automotive & furniture. Location opening up soon in Roswell. Accepting some projects now. Call for quotation. Jack Colby, 420-8320.

490. Homes For Sale

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

2-4 BR’s, cash offers, new carpet, paint, etc, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331.

Painting, Fencing 20% discount through holidays. Mike 622-0072

NE COUNTRY w/wtr rights REC, w/15k dn, NE 5br/2ba $116k; 4br/2ba $98k, seller will pay $3k on buyers cost; 3/2/2, remodeled & updated $166k; 2800 sqft, 4br/2.5ba, 2 car gar, 9.7 acres w/3 acre wtr rights, $200k; 2 well est. small eng. businesses. Homes West Realty at 627-1355.

310. Painting/ Decorating

345. Remodeling

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

350. Roofing

Guaranteed Shingle Roof jobs. Locally owned. Licensed and bonded. 5-C Const. 626-4079 or 622-2552.

395. Stucco Plastering

M. G. Horizons All types of Stucco and Wire lath. Free Estimates 623-1991 STUCCO WIRE w/paper, 100ft rolls, $45 420-1352 or 626-7488

405. TractorWork

ATTACHMENT to do any work. Disc, posthole digger, brush hog, blade, etc. 347-0142 or 575-317-7738

410. Tree Service

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

1715 N. Kansas, $35,000 OBO, 2br/1ba. 622-2251

OWNER FINANCED Nice 3br, 2ba, 2106 W. Juniper, central heat, nice inside laundry room fully carpeted built-in range, microwave nice covered back patio, extra large backyard, nice storage shed fenced, under ground sprinklers $99k cash $950/mo includes taxes or $110k on contract thru Roswell Escrow 575-622-6786 or 575-420-3637. For Sale By Owner: 1704 W. Alameda MUST SEE! $92,500 Newly remodeled 4 br/1 ba. inc. finished basement. 1300 SF New central heat/air, new roof, new windows, & much more. Lg, fenced backyard. Possible owner financing 10% dn. Shown by appt. 719-237-4680 505-948-0513 4BR/2BA, NEWLY remodeled, 2085 sqft, $115,000, 209 W. Forest. 626-9836 ENCHANTED HILLS 3/2.5, 902 Mason Dr., 2307 sqft, Broker listed at $217,000, price reduced $179,500, plus recent 40k remodel. Call 208-0525 or Sun. 2-4. Very low for all brick. A Must See! Very Nice! JUST INSULATED ATTIC! BE IN BY CHRISTMAS!

492. Homes for Sale/Rent

FINANCIAL

455. Money to Loan/Borrow

FIX your credit, start saving $$$ today. Credit Wright, LLC, 575-973-7097.

485. Business Opportunities

NO SELLING, paid weekly, flexible hours, great extra income, 626-2010.

REAL ESTATE

490. Homes For Sale 1908 W. 4th St., custom SW style house & detached building, near walking trail, $320,000. 575-317-6974. Handicap Ready, 2505 S. Lea, 3/2, 1145 sqft, $119,500. Call 623-5310. FSBO: 4/2/2, lg kitchen, great area. 2 Isla Ct. No Owner Financing 317-8131 3br/1ba, fenced yard on quiet street, $65,000. 720-447-6832 or 719-676-2748 FSBO, 1509 S. Pennsylvania, 3/2/1 +1, newer windows, roof, fence, doors, lrg covered patio, updated baths, orig. hardwood floors, $109,000. For appt. call 575-914-1272.

72 Earl Cummings Loop West 2nd Floor Big Room

3019 Futura. 3/2/2. Great Area! For more info visit http://photobucket.com/301 9FuturaDr or call 910-9169.

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3br/2ba, den w/FP, large storage rm, extra large 1 car gar., 2 driveways, 1/4 acre fenced, landscaped yard w/sprinklers, dog run, 1 blk from Cahoon Park, swimming pool & walking path, new roof, new central air & furnace, owner will carry $105K, 575-653-4654 or 575-973-1332.

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495. Acreages/ Farms/ Ranches/Sale

NM STATEWIDE REPO LAND SALE December 8, 2012 20 Acres, $15,900, adjacent to national forest, Southwest of Albuquerque; 40 Acres, $29,900 or 30 Acres, $24,900, near Ruidoso, reduced. Beautiful land. Priced for quick sale. Buy for pennies on the dollar. Call NMRS 888-676-6979. STEAL MY 20 ACRES near Ruidoso, $29,900. Municipal water, maintained roads and electric. Won’t last at this price! Call NMRS 866-906-2857. 20 ACRES FREE! Buy 40-Get 60 Acres. $0-Down $168/mo. Money Back Guarantee, NO CREDIT CHECKS Beautiful Views, West Texas 1-800-343-9444.

505. Investment/ Commercial/ Business Property

Main & Poe, 4600sf, $275K, kit equip, lg lot, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331

515. Mobile Homes - Sale

WE BUY used mobile homes. Single & Double wides. 575-622-0035. D01090 BEAUTIFUL 1993 Oak Creek 28x66, Senior Park, 3br/2ba, garden tub, carport, porches, 8x10 shed, $42,500. Call 622-0050. 1991 SPIRIT 16x80 3br/2ba, setup in nice adult park, North Roswell, can be moved, good condition, well equipped, priced to sell. Call 575-622-0035. DL1090

520. Lots for Sale

TWO 5 acre lots, East Grand Plains, $32,500 each or $60,000 for both. Owner financing available. 575-317-6974 PREMIUM 5 acre tracts, good covenants (no mobile homes), Pecan Lands West on Brown Rd between Country Club & Berrendo. Owner will finance with 10% down. 622-3479, 624-9607, 626-6790, 626-6791, 626-3848. Mobile Home Lots for sale: Lot size 50x134 $18,000. Owner financing w/ $4000 down. 50 lots to choose from. On Washington & Brasher. 420-1352.

RENTALS

535. Apartments Furnished

1 or 2bd, furnished-unfurnished, no smoking/Hudpets all bills pd. 623-6281 1&2Bd, util pd, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 Small apt. all bills pd, $400 mo, no pets/smoking, references 317-9565 after 5pm or 575-808-9690 anytime.

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. Town Plaza Apartments 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. 2BR/1BA DUPLEX, $450/mo, no pets, 624-2436. PICK UP A LIST OF AVAILABLE RENTALS AT PRUDENTIAL ENCHANTED LANDS, REALTORS, 501 NORTH MAIN. EFF, 1 & 2br, wtr paid, No pets, laundry fac, stove/ref. Mirador Apts, 700 N. Missouri. 627-8348. EFF, 1BR, downtown, clean, wtr pd. Stove & frig. No Pets/HUD. 623-8377 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. 610-B N. Lea, large 2br/2ba, 1 car gar., w/d hkups, fenced yard & patio, total elec., no pets, smoking, or HUD, $700/mo, $450/dep, 622-6158.


B8 Thursday, December 6, 2012 540. Apartments Unfurnished

ALL BILLS PAID 1BR $536, 2BR $645, 3br/2ba $745mo., ref air, newly remodeled. 502 S. Wyoming. 622-4944 2BR 1ba, w/d hookups, all bills pd $550 mo, $500/DD 207 W Mathews 317-9375 SUPERIOR CARPET cleaning fast, reliable service. 622-3899

2Bd 1 1/2Ba, $700mo, util pd, No HUD, No Pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 2 BR, 1 bath, stove & refrigerator. Call 840-4333 or 910-8170. 2/1, $600/mo., $400/dep., wtr pd, no HUD/pets, 302 W. Mescalero. 910-1300

LARGE 1br, References & background check required. W/D hookups. Private parking. 420-0100

545. Houses for Rent-Furnished 1&2Bd, 1&2Ba, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 204 1/2 S. Ohio, small furnished studio for 1. Bills pd, no pets, no HUD. Background check, $400/mo, $200/dep. 623-4416

LUXURY 2/2/2, everything included, $1250/mo + dep. 622-4470 or 626-4666 2/2.5, CONDO in Ruidoso Downs, $950mo/$500dep. Fully furnished. 910-1300 North side of town, 3br/2ba, double car garage, furnished or unfurnished. 840-7871.

550. Houses for RentUnfurnished

TIRED OF Landlord Headaches? We can help! Prudential Enchanted Lands Realtors Property Management 575-624-2262 47 Wildy 3br/2ba, lg family room, 1 car garage, DW, REF, Self Cl. stove, W/D, newly remodeled No smoking or HUD, $925 mo + dep. 575-317-1672 or 630-222-8544. 709 W. Tilden, 2br, ref air, w/d hookups, fridge & stove, $550/mo, $500/dep, no pets or HUD, 914-5402. 413 S. Cypress, remodeled, 2br, ref air, w/d hookups, NO pets or HUD, $600/mo, $500/dep, storage, 914-5402

1715 W. Alameda, complete remodeled, 3br/2ba, ref air, w/d hookups, NO pets or HUD, $900/mo, $600/dep, wheelchair accessible & storage. 914-5402. 3BR/2BA, CARPORT, $850/mo, $700/dep, NO HUD or PETS, 420-5930.

2BR/2BA, GARAGE, A/C, $1000/mo, $600/dep, no HUD or pets. 420-5930

Available Immediately, 3br/2ba, major appliances, 2 car garage w/opener, fireplace, Enchanted Hills, fenced yard, ref. air, $1200 + $900/dep. 575-703-0298 1br/1.5ba, Washer, dryer, stove, fridge, central ht/air, $500/mo, $450/dep, no pets, smoking or HUD, 623-7565. Two 3BR $600 & $650 + $250/dep; 1br $350, Al 703-0420, D.R. 703-0421

Handicap Ready, 2505 S. Lea, 3br/2ba, no smokers or pets, $1000 mo. plus $600 dep., valid references, NO HUD, 317-4050 LOOKING FOR a place to rent? Let us help you!! Prudential Enchanted Lands Realtors, 501 N. Main. (575) 624-2262 Stop by to pick up a list of our available rentals or check them out online at www.roswellforrent.com! 2br/1ba, 3br/1ba 840-4333 or 910-8170

205 E. 23rd Apt B, 3br 2.5ba, a/c, 1 car garage, fenced yard, $750/mo, $750/DD. 317-6479

1516 N. Pontiac, 2br, 1ba, near parks, stove & fridge, w/d hookups, tile or hardwood floors, remodeled, fenced yard, very clean and cute, $625 monthly, plus dep., No large dogs (small or medium okay), No HUD. References and Rental History required. Call 578-3034. 2br/1ba, fenced yard, new carpet, $650/mo, $400/dep. 578-9741, Nancy. 1&2Bd, 1&2Ba, pmt hist reqd, No Hud, No pets, call M-Th 8a-4p 624-1331 2 BR/1 ba, fenced yard, fireplace. 2308 N. Texas, Roswell. $525/mo., $500 deposit. 575-420-5518 or 575-623-1800.

3BR, 1.5 ba. 2 living areas $750mo $750 dep. 304 E. Conner No Hud/pets, 622-1252 or 420-9549 1802 N. Maryland, 2br, 1 ba, stove & ref., $525 monthly, plus $500 dep., No Pets, No HUD. References and Rental History required. Call 578-3034

550. Houses for RentUnfurnished

550. Houses for RentUnfurnished

2br/1ba, centrally located, $510/mo + bills, call or text after 5pm, 915-255-8335

3BR/1BA, NEWLY remodeled, $800/mo, $800/dep, N. Atkinson, 575-840-5274.

3BR, W/D hookups, $675/mo, $350/dep, references, no pets. 317-4779

555. Mobile Homes for Rent

NEWLY REMODELED 4BR, 2 BA. $950m. $600 dep. No pets, no HUD. 403 S. Birch 626-3816

{{{RENTED}}} 409 N. Railroad. 3bd/1ba, stove, refrigerator, no pets, $495/mo, $300/dep.

CLEAN 2BR, 308 W. Albuquerque, $500/mo + dep., no pets or HUD, 626-2190 2BR/1ba, office, $675m w/d hookup $400d No Hud. 1011 N Delaware 317-4307 3BR, 1 3/4ba. 1 car garage, located in the north part of town, $875/mo, $500/dep. 575-420-6703 909 S. Atkinson, 1br/1ba, carport, very clean, $500mo/$500dep. No pets. Call 575-420-4801 2BR/1BA, $550/MO, $250/dep, no HUD. 420-5604

Near Both hospitals.1600 N. Kansas 3br, $850/mo. $300/dep. ,622-2877 or 637-3227 ex 3227 3BR 2BA den, 2 dining areas, close to schools. Call 626-8211.

1105 W. 14th St. 2br/1ba. $500/mo, $500/dep. 420-3167 or 420-4038 418 W. 17th, 2br/1ba, fridge, stove, 2 car carport, w/d, $575/mo plus all utilities, $575/dep, no pets, Call after 6pm, 627-0890.

2/1/2, LIVINGROOM w/decorative FP, 1200 sqft, stove, fridge, w/d included, wtr & lawn maintenance provided, $650/mo, drive by 811 N. Lea, call 575-653-4654 or 575-973-1332 Beautiful NE neigborhood 3/2/2, $1100/mo, $600/dep, you pay bills, 1yr contract required. 111 Three Cross Dr. Avail. Jan. 8th. 637-0106 NORTHWOOD CLOSE to HS & MS, 3br/1.5ba, w/d room, stove & ref., single garage, fenced yard, cen. air, $925/mo, $925/dep, no HUD. 575-578-1264 814 Broken Arrow, 3/2/2, $1200 mo., 2819 N Elm, 4/2, $900 mo., 208 Conner, 3/2, $695 mo., 905 Pecan, 3/1, $650 mo., 1610-A W 1st, 2/1, $525 mo., 501-B E. 4th, 1/1, $250 mo., Call American Realty & Mgmt at 575-623-9711.

Beautiful North Sr. Adult Park, very nice, clean, 2br/2ba, fridge, stove, DW, W/D, no smoking, $595/mo includes wtr, 317-6870.

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605. Miscellaneous for Sale

POOL TABLE, Vly couger, new felt & rails, excellent cond., all accessories, $1000 obo. 505-228-1999 DISH NETWORK Starting at $19.99/month PLUS 30 Premium Movie Channels FREE for 3 Months! SAVE! & Ask About SAME DAY Installation! CALL - 877-867-1441

570. Mobile Home Courts

LA Z Boy sleeper sofa & sleeper love seat. Like new $650. 624-0274 after 4:30

580. Office or Business Places

Craftsman commercial planer, scroll saw, table top router, queen pillow top mattress, portable baby crib, walker, play pen, infant carrier, 6ft counter & countertop misc. ceramic floor tile. 627-0930

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

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. OFFICE SPACE available at Ritter & Co. 400 E. College Call 420-9970

Office 4 Lease 100 S Kentucky @ First St 3750' SQ modern space h/c access 575/623.8331 222 B W. 2nd, office space, $350/mo, wtr pd, 627-9942 COMMERCIAL SPACE for lease 105 W. 6th, across from Pepper’s, great location. Contact Chuck at 420-6050

MERCHANDISE

605. Miscellaneous for Sale

Power wheelchairs $400-$1200, overbed table $50; hospital bed $250, lift chairs $250-$325. 622-7638 Top Quality reconditioned appliances on sale. Many like new less than half the price! Washers, dryers $75 & up. Refrigerators, stoves from $100. Excellent selection, Camper’s Appliances, 300 E. McGaffey 623-0397. Everything guaranteed! 2 NEW 3500lb. torque flex axels with brakes. 4 1/2 inch 5 hole hubs 45° down.

$1000 obo. 910-1046

THE TREASURE Chest new stock, sofas, dresser, table, chairs, dryer, hummels, carnival, depression glass. Wed-Sat 10-5 1204 Hobbs 914-1855, 622-1543

HUD accepted 37 H. St., 2br, wtr pd, $480/mo, 575-626-9530

Beautiful 1/2” oak wood flooring $4 foot 7” baseboard $2.10 foot 626-6205

3BR, 2BA, Large front & back yard w/garage, Pets OK, 750.00 plus bills, 350.00 dep. 627-7265

CHRISTMAS TREES & Gift Barn, TLC, 5600 N. Main, Roswell. Cut &live trees, 575-627-6717.

60” HITACHI TV for sale. 622-6632

Don’t Miss Our Xmas sale. Trees, lites, ornaments, gifts, collectibles, antiques, designer clocks, jewelry, vintage+SW @ Josie’s 1600 E. 2nd T-S 10-5

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

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

620. Wanted to Buy Miscellaneous

$CASH REWARD$ for Grandpa’s tacklebox. Lures • reels, etc. 575-354-0365 Look at the prices I pay for gold jewelry $18/gram for 14K gold, $13/gram for 10k Also sterling & U.S. Silver coins. Ted, 578-0805 AH NUTS Is now buying pecans!!! Top price paid for large & small lots. 30lb minimum. Call today for appointment, 575-208-9575. PAY CASH for household items, furniture, appliances, antiques, collectibles, tools, saddles. Entire households & estates welcome. Call 627-2033 or 623-6608.

630. Auction Sales

Consignment Auction, Sat., Dec. 8th, 9am. 5505 N. Main, Roswell, tlcauction.com 627-6717

635. Good things to Eat

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

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640. Household Goods UPRIGHT FREEZER for sale. Call 627-5412.

715. Hay and Feed Sale

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

745. Pets for Sale

ADD A PICTURE OF YOUR PET FOR SALE FOR JUST $5! E-MAIL PICTURES TO: CLASSIFIEDS@ RDRNEWS.COM BOXER PUPPIES, ready Dec. 15th, asking $250. Call for details, 627-0815 or 914-9187. SCHNOODLE PUPPIES small, non shedding, F, $400. 575-626-9813 PUPPY LOVE Grooming & Boarding - Large Dogs Welcome, Cats also 575-420-6655 LOVEABLE SCHNORKIE Puppy, $700, will be ready for Christmas, call 420-2006 for more info. Mixed Terrier & Chihuahua pups 7 wks old 2 males & 2 females $25 ea. 420-0609

RECREATIONAL

775. Motorcycles & Scooters

2008 Yamaha Raider, 2800 miles, 1900cc, recent service, show room condition, extras, $9000. 575-746-7695

780. RV’s & Campers Hauling

MAIN TRAILER Sales Inc. New & Used Travel Trailers & 5th Wheels. Parts & Service. 2900 W. 2nd St. 575-622-1751. Mon-Fri, 8-5:30, Sat. 9-2. maintrailersalesinc.com PICKUP BED trailer 3/4 ton 10 hole wheels heavy duty $850. 626-7488 or 420-1352 5TH WHEEL bed mount hitch $250 626-7488, or 420-1352

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EY E W E AR Brent’s Eyewear 207 N. Union St • 623-9990

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FI N A NC I A L Pioneer Bank http://www.pioneerbnk.com 3000 N. Main • 306 N. Pennsylvania • 300 S. Sunset • 624-5200 3301 N. Main • 2 St. Mary’s Place • 627-4400 FU N E R AL H O ME S Ballard Funeral Home & Crematory 910 S. Main St. • 575-622-1121

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R E A L E S T AT E Alex Pankey http://www.alexpankey.com 501 N. Main • 1-800-806-7653 • 626-5006 • 622-0875 Taylor & Taylor Realtors, Ltd. lor.com 400 W. 2nd St. • 622-1490

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Prudential Enchanted Lands Realtors http://www.findroswellrealestate.com 501 N. Main • 622-0875

Bill Davis http://www.billdavis-roswellrealestate.com 501 N. Main St., 575-622-0875, 575-420-6300 Shirley Childress

110 E. Country Club • 575-622-7191 • 575-317-4117

PR I N T I NG Ink Plus 200 W. First St • 627-8069 TE C H N OLO G Y Catalyst IT Enterprises P O Box 716 • 637-9356

780. RV’s & Campers Hauling 2005 36FT Georgetown RV, V-10, Ford engine, 2 slides, low miles, non smoker, no pets, many upgrades, selling due to health, $49,500. 505-379-5953 or 623-9352

TRANSPORTATION 790. Autos for Sale

790. Autos for Sale

790. Autos for Sale

1987 LINCOLN automatic AC, V8, $1000, work bench w/vise $55. 973-4472

2001 FORD Explorer XLT, excellent condition, low miles, $4500, owner financing with $1000 down, 420-1352

1993 CHEVY Corvette, 81k miles, pearl white, excellent condition, new everything, $13,000. 575-746-7695.

795. Pickups/ Trucks/Vans

‘96 BUICK Skylark, excellent cond., 80k miles, $2800, owner financing w/$1000 down, 420-1352. ‘08 Pontiac Vibe, 37k miles, good gas mileage, exc. cond, $11k. 625-9819 05 Buick Century, auto. new tires, runs good, 105k mi. $4800. 575-626-3067

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1983 SILVER 4-door Buick LeSabre, 6712 original miles, runs great, needs tires, $2300 cash only. 10 yr old electric train sets: Includes Lionel Chessie Flyer 0-gauge, HD-gauge tracks, 9 locomotives, flat cars, boxcars, tankers, cabooses, complete towns, complete set: $350 Call 575-840-8333.

1991 Chevrolet, 3/4 ton pickup w/Kanthiede utility bed, ideal for shop & parts to travel with you. Plenty of power to pull another trailer if needed. Runs good, tires good. Selling cheap. Call 575-622-0035 04 TOYOTA Tundra 98k mi. $12k OBO. 575-420-4145 2006 FORD F150, looks new, runs great, new tires, recent 60k mile inspection, $14,000. Call to see 420-2212.

796. SUVS

1999 Explorer, nice heated leather seats, great in & out, new tires, everything electric, $4300. Call 420-2212.

CLASSIFIEDS INDEX

Announcements

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

Instruction

030 Education 035 Music – Dance/Drama 040 Instructions Wanted

Employment

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

Services

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

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

Financial

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

Real Estate

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

Rentals

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

Merchandise

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

Recreational

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

Transportation

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


12-06-12 rdr news  

ROSWELL DAILY RECORD

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