Author archives: - RDR

  • Steps for getting a job as a teenager

    May 12, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Our generation has it bad to face many struggles, especially throughout their teenage years. They deal with puberty, hormones and the transition from innocence to awareness. Therefore, it only makes sense that society would make it difficult to find a job....

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    Grim reality check for Roswell youth

    May 12, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ‘Every 15 Minutes’ program shows effects of driving under the influence A New Mexico State Police officer and a Roswell firefighter examine one of the “wounded” passengers on Wednesday. By Shawn Naranjo Roswell Daily Record Story and Photos According...

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    California hotel owners ready to create more room at the local inn

    May 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This rendering by Design 2 Function shows a street view of the new 80-room Holiday Inn Express being constructed at Main Street and Military Heights (Submitted Image). Roswell will be getting 80 new hotel rooms within the year, as the owners of the Holiday...

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    Police investigate second homicide in a week’s time

    May 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 24-year-old Roswell man was killed Tuesday night in Roswell’s second homicide since Sunday evening. Police say Christopher M. Montoya was shot to and killed in the 800 block of South Michigan Avenue Tuesday at about 5 p.m. Investigators with the...

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    Food drive allows residents to send some caring to others

    May 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Pastor Mark Green (in cap, second from right) and Food Rescue Manager Bobby Rollins, third from right, from Harvest Ministries are working with the Roswell office of the U.S. Post Office and postal employee Amelia Orozco, volunteer food drive coordinator,...

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    Repair work to slow traffic near North Main, Berrendo

    May 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Residents in the area to experience drop in water pressure Roswell residents can expect slower traffic this week through May 20 on North Main Street and Berrendo Road as crews work to repair a water line in the area. The repair work has currently reduced...

  • Claude Larry Hill, Sr.

    May 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Claude Larry Hill, Sr., 78, passed away on May 7, 2016, in Roswell, New Mexico. He was born July 19, 1937, in Munday, TX, to Claude William Hill and Lela Moore Hill. A graduate of Texas Tech University, Claude had a B.S. in agronomy. He was a farmer who...

  • Virgie Lee Charles

    May 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Virgie Lee Charles passed away quietly on May 9, 2016, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., May 13, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel; burial will follow at South Park Cemetery. Pastor Troy Grant will be...

  • Nancy E. Langston

    May 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Nancy E. Langston, age 86, passed away at home on May 10, 2016 surrounded by the love of her family. A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, May 13, 2016, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Funeral services are scheduled for 9 a.m., Saturday, May 14,...

  • Decision-making on public lands needs to be close to users

    May 11, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    “How much land does a man need?” Leo Tolstoy asked. His ironic answer was, a burial plot just six feet by three. But that’s if you’re dead. If you’re alive, you need more elbow room to survive, if not thrive. And the poorer the land, the more you...