Author archives: - RDR

  • Hobby Lobby decision affirms religious liberty

    July 10, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    Jonathan Rauch had this take after the U.S. Supreme Court struck a blow for religious liberty with its Hobby Lobby decision last week. “The bottom line is nobody should hyperventilate about this ruling,” said Rauch, a senior fellow at the Brookings...

  • Celia Brady Lucero

    July 10, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Celia Brady Lucero Funeral services are scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Friday, July 11, 2014, at Trinity United Methodist Church for Celia Lucero, 99, who passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Mission Arch Care Center. Reverend Glen Thyrion of Trinity United...

  • Traffic stop results in arrest

    July 10, 2014 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Roswell Police arrested a 29-year-old woman on an outstanding warrant and a charge of concealing identity following a traffic stop on Tuesday. Just after midnight on Tuesday morning, police stopped Vanessa Renee Lucero, 29, of Roswell, on a traffic violation...

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    Martinez faults Obama, Congress on immigrant surge

    July 9, 2014 • Local News, State NewsComments (2)

    SANTA FE (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez is blaming President Barack Obama and Congress for the surge in Central American immigrants attempting to enter the country illegally. The nation’s only Latina governor said in a statement Tuesday the latest wave is a...

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    Helping veterans cemetery become reality

    July 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Cactus Sam’s RV Club presented a $1,000 check to the Gen. Douglas L. McBride-Roswell Veterans Cemetery. From left are Nancy Browning, Joyce Newsom (hidden in back) Gerald Orr, Howard Gebel, Jim Browning, Glynn Turner (in back) Bob Mierke, John Schaffer, Ray...

  • Public Records: 7-9-14

    July 9, 2014 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage dissolutions in Chaves County The following marriages were dissolved in the 5th Judicial District Court in Chaves County from April 14 to July 2, 2014. April 14: Maria Teresa Gonzalez v. Trinidad Gonzalez. Jennifer Ann Madison v. Daniel Madison....

  • Celia Lucero

    July 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Celia Lucero, 99, who passed away Tuesday, July 08, 2014 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Manuel L. Silva

    July 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service for Manuel L. Silva, 79, will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Jesus Herrera officiating. He passed away on July 7, 2014. He was born June 16, 1935 to Refugio Silva and Galdina Lerma...

  • Harold Wayne Anderson

    July 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Harold Wayne Anderson, 67, of Tulsa Oklahoma, and formerly of Brady, Texas, died July 5, 2014, at his home. Family visitation will be Thursday, July 10, 2014, from 6-8 p.m at Heritage Funeral Home in Brady. Services will be held in Brady, Texas at Heritage...

  • Taillight stop results in arrest

    July 8, 2014 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Staff Report Roswell Police arrested a man for possession of marijuana on Friday after a traffic stop. Griffin A. Crocker, 40, of Roswell was arrested after police stopped his vehicle in the 300 block of South Montana Avenue just after midnight on Friday...