Author archives: - RDR

  • Dangerous talk about ‘munchies’

    March 31, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    After reading the article that appeared in the March 22 edition of the Roswell Daily Record, titled “County candidate backs cannabis growth,” with the comment in italics stating, “Lee B. Sides says pot’s greatest threat is ‘the munchies,’” it...

  • Lax gun laws keep our police in crosshairs

    March 31, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The Northwest Florida Daily News At a time when the nation’s violent crime rate is comparatively low, an alarming counter-trend is drawing notice: fatal shootings of police. This past week alone, several law enforcement personnel were slain and others...

  • Controversial topics feared in Roswell’s schools

    March 31, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    During my sophomore year of high school, a student at Roswell High School committed suicide. Her death shocked and hurt everyone in Roswell, even among those who didn’t know her. Why hadn’t she talked to a friend? A teacher? A counselor? Perhaps she...

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    Transgender issues taken on by GOP women

    March 30, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local leaders take stand on LGBT rights Transgender students often want to be identified by their chosen gender, not the sex recorded on their birth certificates (Submitted Photo). A national political group has handed Republican women in Chaves County a...

  • Ruidoso Schools

    Ruidoso schools set to reopen today following fire closure

    March 30, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Terry Garner, Smoky Bear district assistant fire management officer, discusses containment of the Moon Mountain fire on Wednesday (By Dave Tomlin/Ruidoso News). RUIDOSO — By late Wednesday afternoon, the Moon Mountain fire in Ruidoso was 60 percent...

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    Come for spring, stay for summer

    March 30, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A group of Roswell school students have gathered to spend this year’s spring break at a program run by the Adult Recreation Center. The spring break program for school children has been offered for several years now at the rate of $12 per child. The Adult...

  • Generic---Crime

    Destroyed brick mailbox reported to police

    March 30, 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...

  • Europe’s refugee crisis after Brussels

    March 30, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The Jacksonville Daily News Amid all the presidential campaign rhetoric about border security, it’s easy for Americans to forget that some nations have bigger problems than we do. Uninvited foreigners have been pouring into Europe for more than a year,...

  • Carl Burnell Arnold

    March 30, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Carl Burnell Arnold, age 93, of Roswell, NM has gone to be with the Lord on March 27, 2016. Carl passed with his family by his side at ENMMC. Carl will be available to receive family and friends at LaGrone Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 from 10...

  • Sergio De’Santiago

    March 30, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Sergio De’Santiago, 51, who passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...