Author archives: - RDR

  • Workshop 1

    Fun summer workshops inspire creativity

    July 12, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Some of the sneakers designed and painted by the students. Below: An assistant apprentice shows the art of throwing pots on the wheel during one of the Roswell Museum and Art Center’s workshops on Monday (Ed Cook Photos)...

  • Street Closings

    For fourth straight year, Roswell to host state’s Senior Olympics

    July 12, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    During the New Mexico Senior Olympics in Roswell, Main Street between 6th and 3rd will be closed, with a detour leading around. Public parking is available at the Roswell Convention Center, as well as East of Virginia Ave. Between 4th and 5th (Steve Stone...

  • Generic---Crime

    Woman arrested after police smell odor of marijuana coming from vehicle

    July 11, 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...

  • Optimist club

    Optimist Club meets

    July 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The latest speaker for the Sunrise Optimist Club was Bob Edwards, with the Runners club and Commission on Parks and Recreation. Edwards spoke on the history of his 20-year involvement with different marathons in Roswell, from the Alien Chase to the Run for...

  • Generic---Property---Home

    Red Cross installing smoke alarms today

    July 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The American Red Cross in Roswell will be installing free smoke alarms today while also helping residents map fire escape routes from their homes. Volunteers will meet at the Southfork Mobile Home Park at 500 W. Brasher Road at 6 p.m. today. Residents of the...

  • Gregory Farris McCarty

    July 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gregory Farris McCarty, born August 23, 1955, passed away July 6th following a bout of cancer. He will be remembered as a kind and loving soul. Greg was born in Roswell, NM. He is the son of Luther Harold McCarty Sr. and Bobby (Belyeu) McCarty. Grandparents...

  • Vickie R. Sanchez

    July 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Vickie R. Sanchez, 88, who passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • “C.W.” Chris Jackson

    July 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    “C.W.” Chris Jackson, 40, passed away on the 12th of May 2016. He was born in El Paso, Texas on February 13, 1976 and was a resident of Roswell, New Mexico for almost his whole life. He attended Goddard High School, class of 1996. C.W. passed away in Mt....

  • Jackie Sue Jackson

    July 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jackie Sue Jackson (September 15, 1954 – June 20, 2016) Jackie Sue Jackson, 61, of Roswell, NM, passed on Monday, June 20th, at her daughters’ home in Tucumcari, NM. She was born September 15, 1954 and grew up in Arkansas as well as Texas. A memorial...

  • RPD, officer commended for taking time with son

    July 11, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The police have been criticized often through the media and some individuals. I, on the other hand, would like to compliment the Roswell Police Department, especially Officer K. Weekley for the wonderful job he did in April when my son was involved in a...