Author archives: - RDR

  • Concerned about path our country is taking

    November 4, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I live and vote in Eddy County and support Trump! I am concerned about the path of our country. Change is needed. So many political leaders are dishonest and involved in practices for personal gain. The guest editorial on Nov. 2 was so biased in defense of...

  • Trump would drain a corrupt swamp

    November 4, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    When I heard Clinton had her own email server to do government work, I, like most Americans, knew she was hiding what she was doing just as President Obama lied when he said he knew nothing about it. After Congress subpoenaed Clinton’s emails, she BleachBit...

  • Snippets: Afterthoughts on the passing scene

    November 4, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Hang on, it’s almost over The enthusiasm for many American voters this election cycle isn’t so much in seeing their guy or gal elected but in seeing this year’s presidential election come, finally, to an end. And even though Donald Trump has said...

  • On blending holidays and fixing elections

    November 4, 2016 • EditorialComments (1)

    I don’t know about you, but man am I tired of this election! I turn on the radio and television and instead of hearing why I should elect this person, or re-elect that official, all I see are the ugly reasons why I shouldn’t vote for this or that...

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    Contreras escapes jail time on appeal; Former Dexter police chief will never wear badge again in NM

    November 4, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Former Dexter Police Chief Mario R. Contreras, shown here in a cellphone video secretly recorded by a young woman working at a Dexter convenience store, has avoided jail time for harassing women in Dexter while on duty. Contreras agreed to a plea...

  • Police report another Trump sign stolen

    November 3, 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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    Area emergency communications to update legal agreement

    November 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell and Chaves County officials are discussing changes to a legal agreement concerning their emergency communications operations. The Pecos Valley Regional Communications Center Board of Directors will hold workshops starting 10 a.m. Dec. 14 at the Chaves...

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    Blood drive scheduled throughout November

    November 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    United Blood Services is planning several blood drives in Roswell during November — with the first one scheduled for today. Most people ages 16 and older can donate with proper identification. There are some weight limitations, especially for females under...

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    White to speak at Healthsense

    November 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Pat White from the Commission for the Blind will speak at Senior Circle’s Healthsense talk today at 11:30 a.m. He will discuss various eye conditions, including detached retinas, macular degeneration, glaucoma and more, and will share services available...

  • Rachel Ann Douthitt

    November 3, 2016 • ObituariesComments (1)

    Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, at 11 a.m. at South Park Cemetery for Rachel Ann Douthitt. Timothy Arlet will be officiating. Rachel went to be with the Lord on October 30. Her family and friends mourn their loss. She was born...