Author archives: - RDR

  • Dear Editor: 10-24-14

    October 24, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, We are privileged to live in a country where the first words in our Constitution say “We the People”. As citizens we have the “right” to say how our government should work. Not only is it a right, it is our responsibility to know our...

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    Zombies to provide thrills, chills Saturday

    October 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell’s undead will turn out Saturday for the “Thrill the World Roswell” zombie dance, which is a fundraiser for the Chaves County Cancer Fund. The walking dead fun begins at 2 p.m. at Pioneer Plaza. (Juliana Halvorson Photo)   It’s not the...

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    NM delegation requests relief for September floods

    October 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Reps. Steve Pearce, Ben Ray Luján and Michelle Lujan Grisham sent a letter to President Obama Thursday, requesting prompt action on the state of New Mexico’s recent request for a major...

  • Pair arrested for drugs

    October 24, 2014 • 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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    Burglars busted by unintended phone call

    October 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    An alleged burglar recently called Roswell Police and made an unintended confessional regarding himself and others responsible for the crime. One of the suspects accidentally and unknowingly dialed 911 on his cellphone and, not realizing the call had been...

  • Robbie Hause

    October 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Robbie Hause, 47, who passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Katherine Ferguson-Wright

    October 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Katherine took her final road home on October 16, 2014. She had her loving husband Art and two girls (dogs) Deana and Patches, by her side. Kathy loved spending time with her family watching baseball, and let us not forget about Friday Night Fights. Spending...

  • Deloras Jeanne Grant

    October 23, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Deloras Jeanne Grant, born February 9, 1927 to Arthur and Hilda Dress Schroeder in Dubuque, IA, went home to be with the Lord on October 17, 2014. She will be cremated at Rest Haven Crematory with her remains being transported to Keokuk, IA. Deloras will be...

  • Public Records: 10-24-14

    October 23, 2014 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage Licenses Oct. 1 Joshua Gamboa, 30, and Felicia Stringer, 25, both of Dexter. Oct. 3 Lerin K. Ohara, 60, of Roswell, and Terri L. Watson, 60, of Littleton, Colo. Michael A. Brinning, 20, and Jaclyn S. Brancheau, 19, both of Alamogordo. Ryan J....

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    Peppers to host United Way fundraiser Friday

    October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    If you eat lunch or dinner this Friday at Peppers Grill & Bar, 10 percent of the sales from your food and beverage order will be donated by the restaurant to the Chaves County United Way. The fundraiser, called United Way Day, begins with lunch at 11 a.m....