Author archives: - RDR

  • Police: Valuable model gun stolen

    July 21, 2015 • 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...

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    Public invited to planning workshops

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A city of Roswell project team and a consultant will be having a two-day workshop Friday and Saturday to continue developing the city’s updated Comprehensive Master Plan, the priority projects for the Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plan and a Wayfinding...

  • Dear Editor: Roswell Animal Shelter a ‘hellhole’

    July 21, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Your (city animal) shelter is an absolute disgrace and hellhole for any animal surrendered or stray that ends up in this miserable place. Regardless of empty cages and space, after seven days healthy, wonderful, dogs and cats — kittens and puppies are...

  • John William Bompart

    July 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John William Bompart passed away in his sleep on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at the age of 86 at the Veterans home in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. John was born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1929 and joined the Army in 1946 and served as an MP during the Korean...

  • Cecilia Barraza Hadsall

    July 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cecilia Barraza Hadsall entered into rest at the age of 53 on Thursday, July 9, 2015. She was born in Chihuahua, Mexico on July 12, 1961 to Jesus Barraza Oropeza and Delfina Rodriquez Barraza. Cecilia moved to Victoria from Roswell, New Mexico, 17 years ago....

  • Adan Barreras

    July 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary was recited at 7 p.m., Sunday, July 19, 2015, for Adan Barreras, 94, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel, with a Mass of the Resurrection at 12 p.m., Monday, July 20, 2015, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church and burial at South Park Cemetery with Deacon...

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    4-H & FFA Horse Show gallops into town

    July 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Fayth Lynch, 11, takes a practice walk with her horse, Easy, at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair parking lot before competing in the Chaves County 4-H & FFA Fair Horse Show in the Bob Crosby Arena Saturday. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

  • Robert Joseph Leonard

    July 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A reception celebrating Robert “Joe” Leonard’s life will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2015, from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at The Liberty, 312 N. Virginia Ave., Roswell, New Mexico. A private family graveside service will be held later this summer....

  • Wendell A. Lovelis

    July 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” Wendell A. Lovelis, age 71, of Artesia, finally went to join his Lord and Savior on July 17, 2015. Wendell was born to William and Allie Lovelis on May 19, 1944 in Ada,...

  • Clifford Lemone Rhodes

    July 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A funeral service is scheduled at 1 p.m., Monday, July 20, 2015, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Clifford Lemone Rhodes, 71, of Roswell, NM. Burial will follow at Hagerman Cemetery, Hagerman, NM, with Pastor Rick Hale of Grace Community Church officiating....