Author archives: - RDR

  • Jeffrey David Trice

    April 29, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jeffrey David Trice, beloved husband, father, son, and brother, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in his home surrounded by family. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday May 2, 2015, at the General McBride Veterans Cemetery in...


    Her memory lives

    April 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jacob Gurrola, a fifth-grade student in Cynthia Gustamantes’ class at Monterrey Elementary School, read a brief memorial tribute he wrote about his former teacher, Anita Ruth Guthrie, who passed away April 18 after losing her battle with cancer. WalMart...

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    Longtime newspaperman McDonald named as new RDR ad director, GM

    April 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Charles Fischer, right, publisher of the Roswell Daily Record, announced Tuesday that Tom McDonald, center, will replace Vonnie Fischer, left, as advertising director. McDonald will serve as the paper’s general manager. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   The...


    4th graders invade RDR

    April 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    We don’t know if a Guinness World Record was set for the most students touring the Daily Record at the same time, but it was definitely one of the biggest groups we’ve seen inside the building in a long time. Last week, 90 fourth graders from Monterrey...

  • dwi-web

    Chaves County DWI arrests for April 25-26

    April 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • Woman arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia Monday

    April 28, 2015 • 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...


    Airmen, students hear stories from Holocaust survivors

    April 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Theresa Dulgov, Holocaust survivor and Dr. Gail Wallen, founder and director of the military holocaust education program answer questions from military members and students during the Holocaust day of remembrance at Holloman Air Force Base.  (U.S. Air Force...

  • 042815-Drug-Take-Back

    Prescription Drug Take Back yields record amount

    April 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Police Department Detective Jon Gokey, left, and Roswell Neighborhood Watch co-coordinator Steve Wolfe, along with McGruff the Crime Dog, display boxes filled with unwanted and expired prescription medications the public turned in during Saturday’s...

  • Dear Editor: 4-28-15

    April 28, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor,  Letters in the RDR of April 17 and April 23 were answering my letter of April 14  that concerned Christian-owned businesses being forced to provide services for homosexual “weddings.” As so often happens, those letters are distorting the...

  • Maxine M. Machen

    April 28, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Maxine M. Machen,  age 92, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Further information to follow...