Author archives: - RDR

  • North Main

    North Main construction hurting some establishments

    June 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Crews worked Thursday at North Main Street and Berrendo Road as part of a $2 million, one-mile project expected to be done by the end of July (Lisa Dunlap Photo). Some North Main Street business managers and owners are talking about lost customers, lower...

  • zoow

    Local zoo set to host Outdoor Adventure Day

    June 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Elaine Mayfield at the Spring River Park and Zoo (Briana Hodge Photo). A constant problem for the youth of Roswell has been finding fun, safe activities to participate in. This summer, Roswell’s Spring River Park and Zoo has several solutions to that...

  • Annemarie-Oldfield

    Oldfield named to ENMU-R post

    June 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A tenured faculty member since 2003 at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell has been named assistant vice president for arts and sciences education at the community college. Annemarie Oldfield currently serves as a tenured faculty of English and education at...

  • _mostwanted

    RPD searching for Michele Lynn Lee

    June 2, 2016 • Local News, Police BlotterComments (0)

    Michele Lynn Lee, also known as Michele Harvey, Michele Taylor and Michele Reed is listed as one of Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Lee, 55, is described as 5 foot, 4 inches and weighing 200 pounds, with brown/blonde hair...

  • Laura Lee Markl

    June 2, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service will be held Friday, June 3, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Laura Lee Markl who passed away Monday, May 30, 2016 at home. Laura, better known as Lolly, was born May 23, 1925 to Lee and Lulu White in Farmington, New...

  • Florence Caryl Stubbs

    June 2, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A Remembrance Celebration is scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, June 5, 2016 at #1 Brazos Circle for Florence Caryl Stubbs, 93, who passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Mission Arch Care Center. Florence was born December 30, 1922 in Dexter, NM to Charles...

  • Lucy Juarez Rascon

    June 2, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 4 at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Lucy Juarez Rascon of Artesia. Mrs. Rascon, 87, beloved mother, wife, and sister, was called to her eternal resting place on May 30, 2016. Fr. Martin...

  • Whiffle Ball 1

    Wiffle ball helps pass the time

    June 2, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: It’s not Mighty Casey at the bat but RFD firefighter Carlos Garcia was intent on showing a heckling Gary Saavedra how it’s done during an intense game of wiffle ball at the park at Washington and Deming Wednesday afternoon. A call from Station 1...

  • Generic---Law

    Man injured after being beaten with metal bat

    June 1, 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...

  • Sheriff Snyder

    Bucking trend, some county officials want pay hikes for deputies

    June 1, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Chaves County Sheriff Britt Snyder (Jeff Tucker Photo). Although Chaves County elected officials understand the difficult fiscal year ahead, some have asked the county to change its rules to allow pay increases for their chief deputies. The officials making...