Author archives: - RDR

  • David Therrien

    November 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mr. Therrien lost his struggle with cancer on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 surrounded by his loved ones. He is survived by his loving wife Patricia of Roswell; brother Fred and wife Eula of Colorado; son Stephen and wife Nancy of Roswell; daughter Elizabeth and...

  • -crime

    Friday night crash under investigation

    November 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A collision Friday night involving a passenger car and tractor-trailer truck at South Main Street and the Roswell Relief Route resulted in one injury. Todd Wildermuth, public information officer for the Roswell Police Department, said the collision involved a...


    Community band brings music back into lives

    November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of the Roswell Community Band practice on Nov. 10 in Pearson Auditorium in preparation for their Christmas Concert, which will be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 8 at ENMU-R Performing Arts Center. (Randal Seyler Photo)   By Shannon Seyler Special to the...

  • RFD-patch

    Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 13-14

    November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Nov. 13 • At 10:34 a.m., to a dumpster fire in the 900 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue. • At 11:11 a.m., to a medical call in the 3000 block of Chiquita Lane. • At 11:24 a.m., to a fire alarm in the 1800 block of North Lea Avenue. • At 11:37 a.m.,...

  • Law-and-Order-White-1

    Roswell woman gets sentence for trafficking meth

    November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell woman has been sentenced to 70 months in federal prison for trafficking methamphetamine. Grace Roman Childers, 60, of Roswell, was sentenced on Thursday in federal court in Las Cruces to 70 months in federal prison followed by five years of...

  • RHS-VETS-DAY---GROUP-11-15

    Veterans honored at RHS event

    November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, state Rep. Bob Wooley with local veterans Larry Montano, 90; Louis Mestas, master of ceremonies for the assembly; Manuel Martinez, 92; Jim Waldrip, 86; Lowell Hughes, 95; and Douglas Weaver, 91. The veterans were honored Tuesday during a special...

  • PROTECTION-11-15

    Marine training exercise held in Roswell

    November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The team of Marines guards a vehicle containing a pair of “principals” before leaving the police station. (Submitted Photo)   Participants in a Protective Service Detail class run by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia were in...

  • Purse stolen during vehicle burglary

    November 15, 2014 • 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...

  • Dear Editor: 11-15-14

    November 15, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, My husband is a veteran (Vietnam), and proud of his duty to his country. But, we are not feeling very proud of our “All American City” of Roswell. This past weekend was the veteran’s parade. A lovely day considering the time of year. What...

  • POTTERY-11-14

    Potters Guild Art Sale starts today

    November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Candy West works on a piece of pottery for the Pecos Valley Potters Guild Art Sale recently at the RMAC. (Rey Berrones Photo)   Regional potters were busy creating the pottery that forms the cornerstone of the annual Pecos Valley Potters Guild Art Sale,...