Author archives: - RDR

  • Lott W. Porter

    March 3, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lott W. Porter, 93, passed away Friday February 20, 2015 at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center, comforted by his son, Willie W. Porter of Roswell. A graveside memorial has been scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015, at South Park Cemetery for interment...

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    Eyes on the future

    March 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Wells Fargo personal banker Micaela Patino talks about retirement issues Saturday with Juan Saenz. Wells Fargo hosted Retirement Day Friday and Saturday at 93 of its New Mexico stores, inviting customers to talk about preparing for retirement....

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    Police department warns of possible door to door scam

    March 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A warning is being issued by Roswell police to local residents regarding people going door to door claiming to be representatives of a local alarm company. They are not legitimate representatives and should not be let inside your home. The alarm company has...

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    DWI arrests February 27-March 2

    March 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • Arrest for drug paraphernalia

    March 3, 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...

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    Fire Dept. Call Log ­— Feb. 27-March 1

    March 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Feb. 27 • At 7:48 a.m., medical call, Gail Harris Street. • At 7:48 a.m., medical call, 700 block of South Kansas Avenue. • At 8:50 a.m., medical call, 1400 block of...

  • Dear Editor: 3-3-15

    March 2, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear Editor, So, at ENMU-R it’s OK to be both the teacher and the teacher’s assistant and get paid for both? Gee, that’s great. Maybe these guys could also be the students and collect financial aid? I guess the disciplinary (panel) had to find these...

  • Michael David Drew

    March 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Michael David Drew went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 2, 2015. He was born in Charlotte, NC on January 10, 1941. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. Harry Tackett of West...

  • Charline Spidahl

    March 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Charline Spidahl, 91, passed away on Feb. 27, 2015 at Denton Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Denton, Texas. Charline was born in Warren, Arkansas on Oct. 16, 1923 to Luther and Willie Mae Seymore. During World War II, she worked as a telephone operator...

  • Pedro M. “Pete” Salas

    March 2, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Pedro M. “Pete” Salas, 88, of the Hondo Valley passed away Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 in Estancia of natural causes. He was a lifelong resident of the Hondo Valley, born on Dec. 4, 1926. He is preceded in death by his parents, Elfigo and Maximillana Salas;...