Author archives: - RDR

  • David Finley

    June 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    September 24, 1930 – June 14, 2014   David Finley, 83, died Saturday, June 14, 2014, after a prolonged battle with colon cancer. David was a lifelong resident of Roswell, but he loved southern Colorado, where he and his wife, Betty, spent many...

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    Motor Supply gets stay of execution

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Miranda Howe and Trey Nesselrodt address a group of community members that have come together with a plan to save the Roswell Motor Supply lot from demolition. (Rey Berrones Photo)   By Rey Berrones Vision Editor The Roswell Motor Supply was scheduled to...

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    Flamenco art makes return to AMoCA

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Maria Benitez Institute of Spanish Arts returns to the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Arts as part of the Xcellent Music at AMoCA series. The performance is on June 21 at 7 p.m. at the museum, which is located at 409 E. College Blvd. The doors open at 6:30...

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    Grizzle wants Institute to be a community partner

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Grizzle   By Mary Morgan Record Summer Intern   Gen. Jerry Grizzle welcomes everyone he meets with a handshake and a smile. Grizzle is finishing his fifth year as the superintendent of New Mexico Military Institute. He served for 34 years in the...

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    ‘Fiddle and Griddle’ winners named

    June 15, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Fiddlers, above and at right, perform at the third annual Fiddle and Griddle in Roswell. (Juliana Halvorson Photo)   Winners of the Fiddle and Griddle Festival fiddling contest, held last weekend, have been announced by MainStreet Roswell. The third...

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    Push America to ride through Roswell

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Not all fraternity guys spend their summer vacations cruising the beach for chicks and hanging out at the bars. On June 25, a group of fraternity men will spend the night in Roswell as they make a 3,900-mile trek from Long Beach, Calif., to Washington, D.C.,...

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    Community celebrates opening of art gallery

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Gallery hosted a “grand re-opening” Friday, at 223 N. Main St. Above, Mayor Dennis Kintigh cuts the ribbon with owner Peggy Krantz and Roswell Redcoats. (Christina Stock Photos)   Krantz thanks the community and officials for their help to bring...

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    Two Roswell students get ink on their fingers: Future journalists attend three-day workshop at UNM in Albuquerque

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Goddard High School graduate Mary Morgan, left, and Roswell High School senior Karly Kunko, recently participated in a three-day journalism program at University of New Mexico. (Courtesy Photo)   The Roswell Daily Record sponsored two students who...

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    Party with the stars at Carlsbad Caverns

    June 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    CARLSBAD — Have you ever seen Jupiter and its four moons or the rings around Saturn? Now is your chance. Carlsbad Caverns National Park invites the public to a “Star Party” on Saturday, June 21, at 8:30 p.m. Far from the lights of town, Carlsbad Caverns...

  • Christal Clarice Adams-Urquides

    June 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Christal Clarice Adams-Urquides, of Roswell, NM, passed away Friday June 6, at her parents’ home. She was born in Roswell, NM, on May 8,1982, to David and Barbara Adams. Christal graduated from Goddard High School in 2001. Later that year on December...