Author archives: - RDR

  • ginsberg

    New doors open for former Ginsberg manager

    March 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Former Ginsberg Music Co. manager John Escobedo, 55, relaxes during a break from work at New Mexico Military Institute. Escobedo started his new job in November — a month after Ginsberg, which he managed for 24 years, closed (Bill Moffitt Photo). It seems...

  • ENMU-Honor

    ENMU-R instructors chosen for national honor

    March 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Two instructors at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell have been selected to receive 2016 Teaching Excellence Awards from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD). Each year, instructors in each division are asked to nominate...

  • Assisteens

    Twenty Assisteens honored during annual banquet

    March 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The 57th Annual Crystal Ball was held earlier this month at the Sally Port Inn. Assistance League of Chaves County presented 20 senior Assisteens thanking them for four years of over 120 hours of community service. One-hundred-fifty of their family and...

  • Local woman arrested, charged with failure to comply, drug possession

    March 5, 2016 • 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...

  • Jesus David Chavez-Nunez

    March 5, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Jesus David Chavez-Nunez, age 31, of Roswell, who passed away March 5, 2016. A further announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral...

  • Connie Duane Crossland – 1940-2016

    March 5, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Connie passed away peacefully from death to everlasting life to her glorious home in heaven Jan. 26, 2016 in Lodi, California. She was born to Charles Edward And Charlie Ruth (Helmstetler) Crossland on Dec. 18, 1940 in Roswell, New Mexico. Connie graduated...

  • Edith L. Dana

    March 5, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Edith L. Dana, 83, passed away on March 2, 2016, after a long battle with multiple sclerosis. She was born July 8, 1932, to Delmer and Sarah Waite in Winfield, Kansas. Edith went to school and graduated from Winfield High School. She married Mark C. Dana on...

  • Peggy Leavell

    March 5, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Peggy Leavell, 83, of Roswell, NM, passed away on Feb 23, 2016, peacefully in her home surrounded by her loved ones. She will be joining her Lord and her loved ones in our heavenly kingdom. Peggy was a true servant of God. Her life was lived to the fullest....

  • Generic---Politics

    Reflections on the municipal election

    March 5, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    By Steve Wolfe Yes, Roswell’s own Super Tuesday has come and gone! It was not as newsworthy perhaps as the national event which saw 12 states plus American Samoa begin the process of choosing the November presidential candidates, both Republican and...

  • Landmark naming trend should continue

    March 5, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Concerning the recent naming controversy, while I appreciate the accomplishments of César Chávez and Dr. Martin Luther King, I submit the following: In Roswell, we don’t have Jefferson, Lincoln, Kennedy or Truman as landmark names, rather, it seems we...