Author archives: - RDR

  • Manuel B. Lucero

    February 16, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Manuel B. Lucero, 63, of Roswell, NM, passed away February 16, 2016. Services are pending...

  • James (Jack) Nichols

    February 16, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James (Jack) Nichols, 88, passed away February 11, 2016. He was born October 20, 1927, to Cecil Eugene Nichols and Opal McGuire in Doxie, Oklahoma. Jack was proud to have served America during WWII and the Korean War as a Marine. Jack was a good friend who...

  • Marcos Manuel Morones Sr.

    February 16, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Marcos Manuel Morones, Sr., 75, passed away February 13, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on October 7, 1940 in Cd. Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico to Candelario and Manuela Lopez Morones. On December 27, 1963, Marcos married Juanita...

  • Gilbert Blaise “Fluco” Gonzales

    February 16, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gilbert Blaise “Fluco” Gonzales, 59, passed way February 6, 2016. He was born October 30, 1956, to Maurice and Della Gonzales in Roswell, NM. Gilbert was a Marine Corp Veteran, Fluco served as a Corporal, E-4 from 1964-1970. Fluco was an amazing father,...

  • Center renaming letter proves point

    February 16, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    In reference to the “Renaming of the Yucca Center” letter by Patricia Coranado-Kuemmerle on Sunday: First, the letter was a good one, thank you Patricia. In that letter, Patricia inadvertently “hit the nail on the head” and answered her own question...

  • No-kill shelter a worthy goal

    February 16, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    “I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being.” — Abraham Lincoln Let the Roswell Daily Record go on record with an issue we’ll be editorializing on: We’d like to see a no-kill animal shelter in...

  • Behavioral health story gets new ‘legs’

    February 16, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Last week, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that he had cleared 10 providers of behavioral health care services of any criminal wrongdoing. Both politically and legally, this latest announcement gives new legs to an issue that took root more than...

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    ENMU-R campus theater closing

    February 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ENMU-R President John Madden has announced April’s production of “The Little Mermaid” will be the last university-subsidized production at the campus theater. (Curtis Michaels Photo) Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell is closing its theater after...

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    State land grazing fees to increase nearly 25 percent

    February 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico State Land Commissioner has announced a steep increase in grazing fees beginning in October due to a shortfall in revenues. Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn said a 24.74 percent increase is necessary because of declining revenues for the State...

  • Man arrested for failure to pay child support

    February 15, 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...