Author archives: - RDR

  • Debra Ann Serns-Sumrow

    May 7, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Debra Ann Serns-Sumrow, age 62, of Roswell, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Debra was born to Charles Stuart Serns and Beverly Ann Serns on January 29, 1954 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was a graduate of Highland High School and many of her friends fully...

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    Virginia Graeme Baker – a namesake for pool safety

    May 7, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    By Steve Wolfe As we get very close to summer, I would feel remiss if I didn’t run a safety column on the subject of swimming pool safety. Please note that this column has no relationships, nor implications to the Cahoon Park Pool discussion. I do, however,...

  • A lifetime return from a proper upbringing

    May 7, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The hotel you choose to stay at has more to do with the way your parents raised you than it does with your economic means. What? Are these really correlated? Sure they are. Each one of us has a history and each one is unique. We were all born. Then we...

  • The city shouldn’t close pool forever

    May 7, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Let’s get straight to the point: City officials moved too fast in their vote to close and destroy the Cahoon Park Pool. And we’re far from alone in that view. On today’s front page you can read about two Roswell residents, Gary Hartwick and Donald...

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    Getting ready for takeoff

    May 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Shawn Naranjo Roswell Daily Record Story and Photos Washington Avenue Elementary was among several area schools where a balloon liftoff was held Friday morning. The balloon Washington Avenue Elementary students watched was Silver Spirit, pictured to the left...

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    Kiss the pig for charity

    May 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Students at Monterrey Elementary School cheered as fourth-grade teacher Carrie Juracek, left, kissed a pig during a school assembly Friday. Juracek earned the privilege to kiss the pig belonging to Marita Lorbiecke, right, by raising the most money in a...

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    Meeting a new friend

    May 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Bill Moffitt Roswell Daily Record Story and Photos Above: Felicia Wallace seems to see eye-to-eye as well as nose-to-nose with a Dachshund cross named Lovey during a CarPETPalooza Adopta- Pet promotion at George’s Carpet and Tile, 216 W. Second St., Friday....

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    Man arrested for failing to appear

    May 6, 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...

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    Touch down: Hot air balloon lands near North Main Street

    May 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Randy Rogers is venting his balloon “Spirit of the Wind” while his retrieving crew hangs on to the wicker basket in which he stands so it doesn’t topple or drag while the balloon deflates. The Pepsi crew of the balloon “Spirit of the Winds”...

  • Keep violence out of campaign

    May 6, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The Detroit News The violence that greeted Donald Trump rallies in California over the past week is not cool, nor is it acceptable. Americans have managed for the most part to conduct their elections civilly and safely, and nothing about this election cycle...