Author archives: - RDR

  • Raymond Island

    May 7, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Age 70, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 surrounded by his family. He was born in Arcadia, LA on May 6, 1943.He was preceded in death by his wife Francine Island. Raymond is survived by daughter, Raycine and son Raymond; two grandchildren Trey and Isaiah;...

  • Antonia “Toni” Escobar Valdez

    May 7, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A prayer service will be held at 7:00 p.m., Friday, May 9, 2014 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Antonia “Toni” Escobar Valdez, age 81, of Roswell who went to be with our Lord on May 4, 2014 after a brief illness. Rev. Lazaro, Garcia will officiate. Funeral...

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    DPS targets aggressive drivers

    May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico State Police conducted two traffic enforcement operations in the Carlsbad area this past week. The special operations were in response to a recent increase in traffic crashes in the area. The two-day operation produced 104 traffic citations and...

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    ENMU to honor Roswell instructor Bob Phillips

    May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Phillips   The faculty, administration, and students of the Bachelor of Social Work Program at Eastern New Mexico University will honor Dr. Bob Phillips in recognition of his career dedication and excellence to the field of social work. The recognition...

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    Community Little Theatre presents ‘Per Sous’

    May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Christopher   Roswell Community Little Theatre will present “Per Sous” (pronounced pursue) by M.B. Christopher on May 23, 24, 25 and 30, 31 and June 1. This local playwright has produced other plays such as “The Harvesting Stone” and “Christmas...

  • Dear Editor,

    May 7, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    It appears that, because of pride, Russell Scott has decided to continue the discussion of his belief. In the painful process he has exposed the fact that most churches have not been following Christ correctly or teaching the complete truth. One example:...

  • Jessica Lanae Torrez

    May 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Friday, May 9, 2014 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Jessica Lanae Torrez, age 31, of Roswell who passed away on May 1, 2014. Pastor Rick Hale of Grace Community Church will officiate. Jessica was born September 18,...

  • William J. (Bill) Ullery

    May 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Bill was born May 23, 1950, in Roswell, NM, to Jim Ullery Jr. and Ruth V. Cram, who preceded him in death. He passed away April 27, 2014 in Corrales, NM, of natural causes. Cremation was handled by French Bros., funeral home in Albuquerque, NM. He wished his...

  • Dora Lorraine “Sissy” Campbell

    May 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Dora Lorraine “Sissy” Campbell, of Roswell, NM, died on Sunday, February 2, 2014, in Albuquerque, NM, at the age of 91. She was born on October 12, 1922, in Englewood, CO, to George Arnold Seastone and Dora Helen Seastone. She graduated from Englewood...

  • Lonzie Singleton

    May 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Lonzie Singleton, age 90, who peacefully went home to be with the LORD on Thursday, May 1, 2014, after a short illness at home. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Luerenzie Singleton, son; Lonell Singleton, grandchildren; Ida Mae Dixon, Tanessa...