Author archives: - RDR

  • Roy Flores Jr.

    January 11, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mr. Roy Flores Jr. slipped from this world and into the arms of his Heavenly Father on December 28, 2016 at the age of 56. He was born to Roy Flores Sr. and Tonita Benevides on March 08, 1960 in Roswell, NM. His sweet, caring mother has preceded him in death....

  • Trump not named but we all knew

    January 11, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I read with interest Linda Kral’s letter (published Jan. 10) regarding the recent flap between Donald Trump and Meryl Streep. What many conservatives fail to realize is that Streep didn’t even mention Trump by name. Trump’s actions were so officious and...

  • Apt quote from a holiday letter

    January 11, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    With due respect, I have a question for Mrs. Kral (letters, Jan. 10). On what planet do you live? Your letter in the paper was even more biased than the reportage you complained about. I am of a totally different opinion regarding the election of this wild...

  • Aren’t the kind wanted on my side

    January 11, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Many voters don’t seem to know or care that Mr. Trump was supported in this election by the Ku Klux Klan and the American Nazi party. Not the kind of people I would want on my side. John Ford Roswell...

  • Spot-on with her comments

    January 11, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

      I want to defend Meryl Streep’s comments regarding our president-elect mocking the physically disabled reporter. This is not acceptable behavior even at grade school level, and certainly not for any mature adult. I feel sick that this is the...

  • Police: Woman arrested after resisting, evading

    January 11, 2017 • 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...

  • CASADonation

    Roswell Ford keeps promise to CASA

    January 11, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Carrie-Leigh Cloutier, executive director of the Chaves County CASA program, is joined by Hamlet, Emma and Ben, the CASA courthouse dogs, as she accepts a $5,000 check from Chris Cordero, owner of Roswell Ford. Cordero was making good on his commitment to...

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    Prior Artesia felon gets federal sentence

    January 11, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 34-year-old Artesia man was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Las Cruces to 57 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for his conviction on methamphetamine trafficking and firearms charges. Floyd Albert Sherrell was arrested on...

  • Jeanne Wagner Jordan

    January 10, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jeanne Wagner Jordan was a gifted woman, exemplary wife and mother and a faithful believer in God who cherished the following Bible verse: “…for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that He is able to keep that which I have committed unto Him...

  • Timothy “Tim” Rowland

    January 10, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Timothy “Tim” Rowland, 65, of Roswell, New Mexico, passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2017, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM, Friday, January 13, 2017, at Christ Church with Pastor Lonnie Owens...