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    Chaves County DWI arrests for July 24-28

    July 30, 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...

  • Dear Editor: Why not adopt state’s smoking law?

    July 29, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    In the RDR article on July 22, City Councilor Caleb Grant stated that the proposed changes to the city’s “Smoke-free Air Act of 2004” would make it more like the state’s smoking law. A question: Why not repeal the existing city ordinance and adopt the...

  • William M. Tucker

    July 29, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    William M. Tucker entered this world on June 17, 1933, in Graham, TX, as William Dallas Moore, Jr. His parents were William Dallas and Opal Moore. He departed to the Heavenly Father on July 28, 2015 in Albuquerque, NM.  His family moved to Roswell, NM in May...

  • Walter Richardson

    July 29, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Walter Richardson, 89, passed away on July 24, 2015. He was born on February 7, 1926, to Walter Richardson and Ellen Brazington. He was a World War II Veteran and Texas Ranger with the Sheriff’s Department. Walter also owned Scotty’s Game Room. Preceding...

  • Jane Watts

    July 29, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later date for Norma Jane Watts of Artesia, New Mexico. Mrs. Watts, 79, died Sunday, July 26, 2015, at University Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Terpening and Son...

  • Thomas Guy Wright

    July 29, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A graveside service will be held at Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Roswell on Thursday, July 30, 2015, at 2 p.m. for Thomas Guy Wright, 72, of Commerce City, CO, who passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015 in Brighton, CO. Pastors Rich Hale and Lendal Nolan of Grace...

  • Claressa Sandles

    July 29, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    February 7, 1949 – April 20, 2015 A Memorial Service will be held for Claressa Sandles on August 1, 2015, at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 1220 S. Johnson Rd., Roswell, NM 88203 575-623-...

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    A doggone good show

    July 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Ella Hobbs, center, won for Most Creative in the 2015 Chaves County 4-H & FFA Fair pet contest Monday. While all the participants showed dogs this year, the pet show is open to all pets. Other winners were Kylyn Thompson, pictured below,...

  • Two arrested on drug charges

    July 29, 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...

  • Marriage Licenses

    July 29, 2015 • Public RecordComments (0)

    June 1 Daniel Melendez and Marva B. Rodriguez June 2 Nathaniel J. Martinez and Edith M. Villegas—Murillo June 3 Cruz Zavala and Jannet G. Miramontes Koda J. Lucero and Vanessa V. Lopez June 4 Edwin R. Leyva and Adrienne N. Matta Bobby L. Peterson and Laura...

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