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  1. Traffic stop leads to 29K in stolen propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... officer with Lea County Sheriff's Office, said that Lane was stopped around 6 p.m. near State Road 483 on the Carlsbad/Hobbs highway in a white pickup towing a trailer. Lane was pulled over after a tip from the Pecos Valley Drug Task Force alerted ...

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  2. Little Argus: Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... Church Observance will be held at First Assembly of God Church on Jan. 18. The guest speaker is Rev. Yudra Choice of Hobbs. Landsun Auxiliary: Landsun Homes Auxiliary will meet at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at Landsun Manor Auditorium. The program ...

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  3. Mata defense: 'Which Desirae?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Desirae a Hobbs, New Mexico, man claimed went with him to murder two people might not have been the same Desirae who is standing trial this week for capital murder, her defense attorney suggested Wednesday. Desirae Mata, also of Hobbs, is charged with the murders of John Allen, 30, and Jay Doyal, 29. She and three men are accused of going to Allen's home May 10, 2012, in western Gaines County to steal his property, and fatally shooting him and visitor Doyal.

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  4. Roswell man admits meth traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... of methamphetamine with intent to distribute. According to the complaint, Mondragon committed the offense March 7 in Hobbs. He later was charged in a two-count indictment with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and being a felon ...

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  5. Creating jobs for New Mexicans will be tougher, more competitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... creating jobs. How many more jobs will the community lose by not fixing that obstacle? For example, if Carlsbad and Hobbs need housing before employers can hire more people, why aren't builders flocking to these communities? Are towns losing ...

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  6. Cecilia "Cil" CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    ... Survivors are: brother, James Huzdovich of Denton; children, Scott Simek of Corpus Christi, Robin & Gordon Seaman of Hobbs, NM, and Dean Simek of Cuero; and four grandchildren. Cil wanted to be cremated and her ashes spread over a field of flowers. ...

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  7. Meth, stolen property link capital murder defendant, victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Hobbs, N.M. woman accused of fatally shooting two men during a robbery two and a half years ago knew both victims through the local methamphetamine community, according to testimony in her trial Monday. Desirae Mata, 27, could spend the rest of her life behind bars if a Gaines County jury of five men and seven women convicts her of capital murder. 1 comment

  8. Cavemen take the mat for home meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... resulting in a third-place team finish, but Salcido doesn't want them to be content by keeping up with teams like Hobbs and Eldorado. He wants them to ascend and start beating that level of competition regularly. "Those guys are really starting to ...

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  9. ACI head says right-to-work, workers comp reform among top legislative prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... they debate it, hash it out," McClure said Thursday. "They all have differences, and I have to balance Taos with Hobbs, and Hobbs with Albuquerque. When I came on board with ACI, we used to kill bills. Now we help sponsor them and move through." ...

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  10. Gaines County double-murder suspect to stand trial FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Hobbs, New Mexico, woman could spend up to the rest of her life in prison if a jury finds her guilty of capital murder. Along with the capital murder charge, Mata was indicted in July on other first-degree felony charges of murder, engaging in organized criminal activity and aggravated robbery.

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  11. Doctor missed birth while having sex with patient, documents sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | KOAT-TV

    At Thursday's meeting, the New Mexico Medical Board decided Dr. Christopher Driskill must go to the Sexual Recovery Institute in California, to be evaluated, before he is considered being allowed to return work as a doctor in New Mexico. According to the board's investigations, Driskill, an OB/GYN, had a sexual relationship with several of his patients while practicing in Hobbs. 1 comment

  12. Our Role Within the Tourism IndustryRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... our chapters about the immense marketing funding that is slipping right through their hands. One of our chapters, Hobbs, New Mexico, decided to get aggressive about the tourism tax. The president did her researched and formally applied for funding. ...

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  13. NM lawmaker pushing for voter ID requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... the country have enacted voter ID legislation. It's required in Albuquerque during city elections, and people in Hobbs recently passed a similar law. "Anybody who's not voting accurately by who they say they are, that's too many," Republican Rep. ...

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  14. Hobbs police arrest 19 year-old charged with murder in teenager's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 19-year-old Hobbs, New Mexico man has been arrested and charged in the shooting death of a teenager in November. Mario Ortega was charged with a felony count of murder and separate count of tampering with evidence in connection with the Nov. 15 death of 16-year-old Jose Salcido at a home in Hobbs.

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  15. Nelson postpones concert in Hobbs, N.M.Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Country music legend Willie Nelson had been booked to perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2 at the Lea County Event Center in Hobbs, N.M. Neil Ray, director of Select-A-Seat, e-mailed, "We don't have a new date as yet, but will be announcing one as soon as we have it."

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  16. Statewide Top 10 RankingsRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | Rivals.com

    Today NMPreps.com releases our 2015 Statewide Top 10 High School Basketball Team Rankings. You can almost taste March Madness! 1. Centennial Hawks The Hawks are coming off back to back wins over Cleveland and Hobbs winning the 2014 Hobbs Holiday Tournament.

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  17. Tuesday Tournament RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Rivals.com

    ... Cruces who made headlines beating previously unbeaten Cleveland in the semifinals 51-47. The Hawks will take on the Hobbs Eagles Wednesday afternoon at Tasker Stadium in the Hobbs Holiday Tournament Championship Game. The two-teams met to open the ...

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  18. Uranium company struggles to find fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    An Idaho based company is struggling to find funding for a $125 million dollar uranium deconversion plant in southeastern New Mexico. The president of International Isotopes told the Hobbs-News Sun that with oil prices falling and a surplus on the market, no one wants to invest in nuclear projects.

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  19. Horse racing: Quarter horse stakes race loaded with talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | El Paso Times

    ... talented New Mexico-bred, Proceed. He has won 4 of 5 races and ran a strong third in the Zia Park Derby last month in Hobbs, N.M., against open competition. "Proceed is coming along nicely," trainer Joel Marr said. "I didn't get him as prepared as I ...

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  20. New Mexico Oil get new directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... a bachelor's degree in petroleum engineering, started as a state Oil Conservation Division Field Inspector out of Hobbs but has spent the last seven years as a regulatory consultant in the private sector. "This is an exciting time for oil and gas ...

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