Author archives: - RDR

  • Mario Cesar Bencomo

    July 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary for Mario Cesar Bencomo, 41, of Roswell, NM will be at 7 p.m., Thursday, July 17, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A Mass will be Friday, July 18, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church with Fr. Charlie Martinez officiating. Burial...


    Family seeks help after fire

    July 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Abel Hernandez and his family are requesting financial assistance from the community as they recover from a fire that caused extensive damage to their house at 1618 S. Stanton St. last week. Their home was one of two houses that caught fire after a fire...

  • Police make several arrests Friday

    July 15, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police made several arrests over the weekend for drug and drug paraphernalia charges. On Friday, police arrested Eric O. Thompson, 53, of Roswell in connection with charges of possession of marijuana, failure to appear and failure to comply. Thompson...

  • Alfonso Pena

    July 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Alfonso Pena passed away in July 8, 2014. He is survived by his mother Alice Renteria Marshall; his children: Monica Hernandez, Panchito Hernandez, and Michael Pena; his grandchildren; his sister Phillis Gutierrez; his brothers, Leroy Marshall, Robert...

  • Hazel Ruth Hubble Ninnemann

    July 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments (1)

    1943-2014 Hazel passed peacefully from this life on 7/11/14 after a seven-year battle with dementia. She is now in Heaven with God, her struggle finally over. Hazel was born in El Centro CA, December 24, 1943, a Christmas baby. Her family eventually settled...

  • James “Carl” Edwards

    July 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    James “Carl” Edwards passed away at the age of 80 on July 11, 2014 in Prescott Valley, Arizona. No services are scheduled. Carl was born in Brownfield, Texas to James Cecil and Eula Edwards on December 11, 1933. He was a lifelong resident of Roswell and...

  • Billy Charles French

    July 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Billy Charles French, 79 beloved husband, father, and Poppa passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 505 North Pennsylvania Ave., on July 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. Bill was born in...

  • Man caught with smoking device during traffic stop

    July 13, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police reported seizing a glass smoking device during a traffic stop Friday night. Roswell officer Kurtis Mowbray reported he conducted the traffic stop at about 10:45 p.m., Friday, near West Hendricks Street and Cypress Avenue because the vehicle had in...

  • Jorge F. Molinar

    July 13, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary for Jorge F. Molinar, 59, of Roswell, NM, will be Sunday, July 13, 2014, at 7 p.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church. A Funeral Mass will be Monday, July 14, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church with Fr. Charlie Martinez officiating. Burial to...

  • Cell-phone-1

    Courtesy month a reminder of proper cell phone etiquette

    July 12, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Hastings customer Haley Cobb sends a text while shopping with her cousin. (Mary Morgan Photo)   Living in the technology age can be exciting. With new gadgets and toys being made daily, it can be hard to remember our manners. That’s why July is cell...