Author archives: - RDR

  • Scott A. Harris

    November 25, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Scott A. Harris of Jupiter, FL, passed away at his home due to medical complications on Friday, November 20, 2015 at age 67. He was born to Lawrence and Marion Harris in Roswell, NM, as the middle of three siblings. After graduating from high school in...

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    Hagerman farmer going ‘green’

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Farmer wants to use grazeland for solar field In the above photo, Hagerman farmer Gilbert Gomez speaks to the Chaves County commissioners Thursday about a proposed solar farm northeast of Hagerman. The county commissioners approved a special use permit to...

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    Company to hire 200 in NM

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A national health-care company has plans to hire at least 200 people in New Mexico by the first quarter of next year, with about 130 new hires by the end of this year, the company has announced. UnitedHealthcare offers a full spectrum of health benefit...

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    New magistrate judge sworn into office

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    New Chaves County Magistrate Court Judge E.J. Fouratt, center, is sworn into office Monday afternoon by Fifth Judicial District Court Judge Kea Riggs at the Chaves County Courthouse. Also pictured holding a Bible is Fouratt’s wife, Tobie. Fouratt, the new...

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    Southside trash pile removed after debris brought to mayor’s attention

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A city of Roswell sanitation crew on Monday morning removed a pile of trash at West Eyman Street and Weise Place on Roswell’s southside. A neighbor told the Daily Record Monday he’s happy the trash pile has been removed, but he said other piles of trash...

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    Free Thanksgiving meal planned

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Fraternal Order of Eagles will host a free Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday. Assisteens of Chaves County held a bake sale that raised $600 for the event, with all proceeds going for the purchase of turkeys and tortillas. Pictured here...

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    Driver trapped under tractor-trailer

    November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A driver became trapped under this tractor-trailer during a rollover accident Monday morning. The tractor-trailer was headed north on State Road 172 and appeared to have missed a turn before rolling over near mile-marker 20, about 50 miles east of Roswell....

  • NM’s rankings indicate problems

    November 24, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Rio Grande Sun, Espanola New Mexicans long ago grew weary of leading national lists with negative attributes and holding the cellar on the lists with positive results. The land of enchantment routinely leads lists such as poor school test scores and...

  • Nell Doris Twibell

    November 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    The family of Nell Doris Twibell (nee Waymire) is celebrating a life well lived. She was born February, 24, 1919 in Kiefer, Oklahoma. Nell graduated from Bow Legs High School and also graduated from Business College in Oklahoma City. She met Edgar C. Twibell...

  • Mary Frances Bowles

    November 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mary Frances Bowles Mary Frances Bowles, 99 of Madisonville, KY passed away Sunday, November 22, 2015 at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville. Mrs. Bowles was born October 4, 1916 in Anton, KY to the late Melvin Hicklin Sr. and Ona Lee Ashby...