Author archives: - RDR

  • SnowInAugust

    Snow in August?

    August 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Amidst a dust-dousing spray of water that almost looks like snow, a worker for Constructors, Inc., of Roswell, checks as a grader levels the ground for a parking lot behind the location of Black Betty BBQ restaurant at Second Street and Virginia Avenue...

  • OfficerShootingReporter

    Police officer in fatal shooting is former reporter

    August 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico State Police has released details of an officer-involved shooting on July 26 in Artesia that led to the death of a 36-year-old Artesia man. The shooting occurred around 11 a.m. when Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched to West...

  • LasCrusesBishop

    Las Cruces bishop visits ENMU-R

    August 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Most Rev. Oscar Cantú, Bishop of Las Cruces, leads the procession with the Blessed Sacrament at the Diocesan Eucharistic Congress held at Saturday on the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell campus. The third annual Diocesan Eucharistic Congress will be...

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    1956 Hondo league to be honored

    August 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A special group of men is going to be honored this year at the 35th annual Historical Society Heritage Award Dinner on Aug. 30 at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center, 912 N. Main St. This year is the 60th anniversary of the Lions Hondo Little League...

  • Arthur Eugene Carroll

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Arthur Eugene Carroll passed into eternal life on August 2, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife of almost 64 years, Mildred Carroll, of Roswell. He is survived by his daughter Mary Munkelwitz, of Albuquerque; grandchildren Brian Munkelwitz and wife,...

  • Corine Gonzalez

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Corine Gonzales, 62, who passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Gary Allen Madrid

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gary Allen Madrid, 47, of Bentonville, AR died Monday, June 6, in Bentonville, Arkansas. He was a member of the Bentonville South Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Gary was born in Clovis, NM on September 18, 1968. He attended elementary...

  • Carlos Ray Savedra

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Carlos Ray Savedra joined the Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, surrounded by his loved ones at his home in Roswell, NM, at the young age of 48. Carlos was born in Albuquerque, NM to Emilio Savedra Jr. and Beatrice Pino Savedra on December 19,...

  • Norman L. Stevens Jr.

    August 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Norman L. Stevens Jr., born January 29, 1924, died on Sunday, July 31, 2016, at his home in Hondo, NM, surrounded by his family. Norm was born in Brooklyn, NY and was raised in western Connecticut. He enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps at the age of...

  • Be a giver, it’s as simple as addition and subtraction

    August 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Let’s have some fun today and learn some math. We often make life more complicated than it is. We don’t have to be an expert at playing chess to plan three moves ahead in our lives. We don’t have to understand how electricity works to be able to enjoy...