Author archives: - RDR

  • Dear Editor: 3-14-15

    March 14, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear Editor, For nine long months, I listened to the accusations and criticism that I was responsible for the incident that led to the injury of Colby Prince and should never be allowed to “rescue” in this town again. I could not comment on this case nor...

  • Bruce Bailey

    March 14, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, March 16, 2015, at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Hagerman, NM for Bruce Bailey, 45, who passed Thursday, March 12, 2015, at home. Funeral Mass is scheduled for 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 17, 2015, also at St....

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    Pumped up!

    March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Cristiane C. de Oliveira, Music Residency Director for the National Dance Institute of New Mexico, leads the third- and fourth-graders in a vigorous dance number at East Grand Plains Elementary School Friday.  The NDI program works with students for a...

  • -politics

    Pirtle’s time bill passes its second Senate committee

    March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A bill that would place New Mexico permanently on Mountain Daylight Time was passed by the Senate Judiciary Committee Friday and now heads to the Senate floor with a week to go in the 2015 state legislative session. Senate Bill 377 was passed by the Senate...

  • ILEA314c

    ILEA-Roswell celebrates graduation

    March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    After three weeks of training, delegates from Albania, Kosovo and Romania graduated Friday from their session at the International Law Enforcement Academy in Roswell. The 35 delegates were a combination of police officers, judges and prosecutors.  Besa...

  • Law-and-Order-White-1

    Carlsbad man admits to drug, firearm charges

    March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Carlsbad man police found with more than a pound of methamphetamine pleaded guilty in federal court in Las Cruces Friday to narcotics trafficking and firearms charges. David V. Munoz, 39, pleaded guilty to a three-count felony information charging him with...

  • 031415-Missing-woman

    Woman reported missing

    March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Hollis   Police are asking help from the public to find a woman who was reported missing at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Candace Hollis, 32, lives with her family and has a mental disability, according to police. The woman was reported to have disappeared from the...

  • Police respond to shooting

    March 13, 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...

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — March 11-13

    March 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   March 11 • At 7:46 a.m., medical call, 2800 block of North Kentucky Avenue. • At 7:55 a.m., medical call, 3300 block of Bandolina Avenue. • At 10:26 a.m., medical...

  • 321215solarfarm

    Xcel Energy plans 140 MW of new solar energy

    March 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This photo of a 20-megawatt solar field just north of Las Vegas, Nev., completed by NextEra Energy Resources, shows what a proposed solar farm in Chaves County would look like. The Nevada solar farm is on 160 acres, whereas the proposed solar farm in Chaves...