Author archives: - RDR

  • Jeffery Charles Hatch

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    It is with deep and heavy sadness that we announce the death of Jeffery Charles Hatch, 50, of Roswell, NM. The beloved husband of Roberta Atkinson for 11 years, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, August 7, 2016. Jeff was born on June 25, 1966, to...

  • Julio Gonzales

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Julio Gonzales, born in Roswell, March 1, 1955, passed away on July 22, 2016. His parents were Antonio Gonzales and Concepcion Gonzales. He passed away in Santa Fe and had memorial services at St. Ann’s Catholic Church and cremation has taken place....

  • Romona (Adams) McKibben

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Romona (Adams) McKibben, 72, of Edmond, Oklahoma, passed away on August 2nd, 2016. Romona, known as “Mike” to a lot of her family, and “Nona” to her grandkids, was born on March 15, 1944 in Great Bend, Kansas. Romona spent the first few years of her...

  • Gloria Chappell

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gloria Chappell was born on June 15, 1929 in Sedan, Kansas and passed away on August 10, 2016 in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She was raised in Nebraska and attended the University of Nebraska on a vocal music scholarship. After her first year of college, she and...

  • Janelle Diane Cuccatti

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Janelle Diane Cuccatti, 71, of Roswell, NM, passed away July 24, 2016 following liver disease complications. Everyone knew her simply as Diane. She was born in Centralia, IL and adopted by Cecil and Delores Vaughn. She graduated from Centralia High School and...

  • Pokémon GO, or what’s wrong with a little escapism?

    August 11, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    I want to be the very best that no one ever was … Ah, nostalgia. ‘Tis an incense greater than myrrh, frankincense or Chanel. Olfactory reminiscing aside, Pokémon GO has quickly become a summer monsoon of popularity. From the Ash Ketchums to the Professor...

  • YouthShooting

    Youth accused of shooting at Main Street businesses, cars

    August 10, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A store window of Barringer’s Blossom Shop on North Main Street was dented by a BB bullet in an alleged shooting spree by youth Tuesday night. (Lisa Dunlap Photo)   (Note: According to relatives, the youth involved in the alleged shootings are...

  • HoppingForSchool

    Hopping for school

    August 10, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    (Submitted Photo) More than 150 adults, teens and little ones attended the ninth annual Wings for LIFE back-to-school party at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church on Sunday. Activities included potato sack races, threelegged races, a tug of war, a...

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    Roswell High School 60th class reunion

    August 10, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell High School Class of 1956 is planning a class reunion Sept. 23 and 24. Class members will be attending the pep rally at RHS gym and the homecoming game at the Wool Bowl. They have lost contact with a few of our members. If you know the whereabouts...

  • Candy bar bandit seeks payday

    August 10, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The arrest records available in the police blotter are public information. Any indication of an arrest on a charge and/or multiple charges does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven...