Author archives: - RDR

  • Robert Ertl Hartley

    April 14, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert Ertl Hartley, age 90, born in Nebraska City, Nebraska on January 13, 1927 and died on March 5, 2017. Bob, the oldest son of Frank and Edith Hartley, is survived by his wife of 48 years Patricia Hartley, eight children, 17 grandchildren and 15...

  • Unity must be Dems’ primary objective

    April 14, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I read Mr. Dawes’ letter of April 9 without surprise. I fully expected such a predictable response. That’s partly why American workers have made so little progress over the course of the last 40 years. Everything that we do is instantly equated with...

  • City should have reopened pool

    April 14, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Recently a citywide survey of voters living in Roswell was conducted by a professional polling firm, with 68.84 percent indicating that they would like the Cahoon Park Pool opened this summer to serve our seniors; working, non-working and disabled adults;...

  • Giving yourself permission to do needed things

    April 14, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    I’d like to write today about spring in New Mexico since the temperatures have been hovering in the 70s, and like many of you, I’m ready for the season to change. I am not one of those people who always knows the dates for every event, holiday, or season....

  • StationsOfTheCross

    Easter celebrations begin

    April 13, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Every year children of St. John’s Catholic Church, 506 South Lincoln Ave., re-enact the stations of the cross. As the Lenten season began, the children shared the story of the Passion of Jesus. It is called the Passion because in Latin the word referred...

  • Mini fridge, TV stolen from storage facility

    April 13, 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...

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    Passport event April 22

    April 13, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Anyone wanting to apply for a U.S. passport can submit their applications and documentation and have their photos taken April 22. The Roswell U.S. Postal Service will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 22, to process passport applications, the...

  • Bobby Joe Montoya

    April 13, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Bobby Joe Montoya, age 21, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, April 14, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Interment will be at South Park Cemetery. Rick Montoya and Rita Montoya will be officiating. Reception...

  • Julia Carrasco

    April 13, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Julia Carrasco passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory. A further announcement will follow when arrangements are finalized...

  • Generic---Entertainment---Celebrity

    Free movie, open mic at coffee and tea house

    April 13, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ruidoso April 14 Free movie and open mic at Sacred Grounds The movie “Like Father Like Son” shows as part of the Friday night free movie at Sacred Grounds Coffee and Tea House, 2704 Sudderth Drive, at 6 p.m. The movie is about a family that finds out that...