Author archives: - RDR

  • Shirley H. Sears

    November 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Shirley was a long time resident of Roswell who lived the last few years near her daughter in Washington state. She passed away November 2nd at the age of 88 from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. Shirley was born in San Antonio Texas in 1926 to John...

  • Joyce Hallsten

    November 5, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Joyce Hallsten, age 75 passed away in Roswell, on November 3, 2014. Condolences can be made online at Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel. [/auth...

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    Halloween fun at the game

    November 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico Military Institute’s Bronco baseball team held its annual Halloween costume batting practice on Friday. The Broncos travel to Hobbs on Saturday to play the University of the Southwest. On Sunday, the Hobbs squad comes to Roswell as the...

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    Guns seized, one man cited for negligent use of firearm over weekend

    November 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Police responded to two cases of negligent use of a deadly weapon over the weekend. The first instance was an accident that left a man with an injured foot while the second instance involved several shots being fired into the air, according to a news...

  • Traffic stop ends in arrest

    November 4, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    An early morning traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a Roswell man on Saturday. Roswell Police stopped a vehicle at about 4:15 a.m. for having inoperable tail lights on a trailer near the intersection of Grand and Reed Streets, according to a police...

  • Dear Editor: 11-04-14

    November 4, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I am writing in response to Mr. Mike Clark’s idea of creating a “Civilian Oversight “for the Roswell Police Department (Oct. 14). Mr. Clark, our city administration and police administration hold the RPD to the highest standards. The police...

  • Robert Gail Whitehead

    November 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Robert Gail Whitehead, of Roswell, NM, age 85 passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014. Services will be held at Ballard Funeral Chapel, on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Viewing will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at...

  • Earl (Red) Louis Worley

    November 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Earl (Red) Louis Worley, 90, died after a brief illness on November 2, 2014 in Roswell, NM. On July 17, 1924 in Blum, Texas, Red was born to his parents, David S. and Pearl Edna Jenkins Worley. Red was one of 12 children. Red was preceded in death by his son,...

  • Tommy E. Dow

    November 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Tommy E. Dow, age 75, of Roswell passed away on October 30, 2014 in Albuquerque. A Memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Lagrone Funeral Chapel. Rev. Jim Bignell will be officiating. Tommy was born December 27, 1938 to...

  • Robert Burton Utterback

    November 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at Terpening & Son Chapel for Robert Burton Utterback of Hagerman, New Mexico. Pastor Wayne Brazil officiated at the services. Cremation followed the services. Mr. Utterback, 90, died Sunday,...