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Top Stories for Friday, November 28th, 2014:

 Becky Smith, committee chair of the Historic Design Review Committee, explains that the above house, on the corner of A and Sixth streets, is not unsavable despite the committee’s decision to allow current owner Coyote Phoenix to demolish it. Phoenix said she believes the house is unsavable and the only way to deal with it is to tear it down.

(Press Staff Photo by Stewart McClintic)


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Millions of Americans have traveled this holiday week to spend time with their families, but for one retired Army veteran, Grant County is a home away from home.

Col. Peter T. Russell, who retired from the Army in 1972 after serving during both World War II and Vietnam, is still an active skier and world traveler. Amazingly, at 95, he shows no sign of letting up his annual routine any time soon.

“ I spend about three to four


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Silver City’s Historic Design Review Committee cleared the way Wednesday for the Colby House, once owned by a prominent mid- 20th century Silver City family, to be demolished.

The demolition permit, brought before the committee because thehouse falls in one of the town’s historic districts, raised questions about the historical significance of the house in regards to its era and the stewardship of owner Coyote Phoenix, who owns multiple ...

The Class AAAA U.S. Bank State Football Championships, presented by Farmers Insurance Group, have many in the area thinking about Dec. 5 or 6 and the state championship game.

For the first time ever, the Cobre High School Indians and Silver High School Fighting Colts are hosting semifinal games in the division on Saturday.

The Colts are hosting the Ruidoso Warriors, beginning at noon, at the SHS football field. The Indians are hosting the Hatch Bears, beginning at 1:30 p.m.,...