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Archive for August, 2013

  • Respiratory-Scholarship

    Respiratory care scholarship awarded to ENMU-R student Erik Valadez

    August 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Erik Valadez has been selected as the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell recipient of the New Mexico Society for Respiratory Care Cory Sufrin Scholarship. The award is “for outstanding academic achievement.” The recipient chosen exemplifies the ideals...

  • Erica Marie Navarrette

    August 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A Rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday, August 29, 2013, at St. Peters Catholic Church, a Resurrection Mass is scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, August 30, at St. Peters Catholic Church for Erica Marie Navarrette, 34, of Albuquerque, who passed away on...

  • Ruby Whitman Davis

    August 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ruby Whitman Davis, age 97, of Carlsbad, NM, passed away on August 28, 2013, at Lakeview Christian Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 31, at First United Methodist Church, 207 West Hagerman St., in Carlsbad, with Rev. James Baker...

  • Angela Dawn Christensen

    August 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services will be held for Angela Dawn Christensen, 34, of Roswell, NM at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 31, 2013, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Aguilar of Church on the Move officiating. Angela Dawn passed away to be with the Lord on...

  • March on Washington

    August 29, 2013 • EditorialComments (0)

    Three days before he stood atop the stairs of the Lincoln Memorial and delivered one of the most momentous speeches in the history of the Republic, Martin Luther King Jr. appeared on the NBC interview program “Meet the Press,” during which he laid out his...

  • AP Photos
President Barack Obama speaks at a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, Wednesday, at the Lincoln Memorial. Sandy Redman of Pine Top, N.C., cries as she listens to Obama’s speech. Redman attended the first march 50 years ago.

    MLK’s dream inspires a new march, and a president

    August 28, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Standing on hallowed ground of the civil rights movement, President Barack Obama challenged new generations Wednesday to seize the cause of racial equality and honor the “glorious patriots” who marched a half century ago to the very...

  • Mark Wilson Photo
Art lovers check out the work of the 30th annual International Juried Art Show at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, Tuesday.

    RFAL Juried Art Show draws emotion

    August 28, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mark Wilson Photo Art lovers check out the work of the 30th annual International Juried Art Show at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, Tuesday. Amy Vogelsang Record Staff Writer There is a tender modesty mixed with wisdom in his eyes. His mane encircles his...

  • Jesus Carrillo

    August 28, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday, August 29, 2013, at St. John’s Catholic Church for Jesus Carrillo, 61, who passed away on Monday, August 26, 2013, at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. Funeral services are for 10:30 a.m., Friday, August 30,...

  • Manuel J. D’Almeida

    August 28, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Manuel J. D’Almeida, 87, of Westfield, PA, formerly of Roswell, NM, Edison, NJ and Newark, NJ, died Monday, August 26, 2013. Born December 15, 1925, in Murtosa, Portugal, he was the son of Manuel V. and Maria Martins D’Almeida. A World War II veteran, he...

  • Veronica L. “Betty” Chavez

    August 28, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Betty Chavez, 93, who passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...