Author archives: - RDR

  • Jared Tucker

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jared Tucker, 31, went to join his Lord and Savior on April 11, 2016. He was born December 7, 1984, to James and Della Tucker in Roswell, New Mexico. An amazing father of two, Jared wanted to do the best for his children. He always found time for his children...

  • Elidio Amescua Gonzales

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Elidio A. Gonzales, 85, who passed away Monday, April 11, 2016 at ENMMC. Funeral Mass is scheduled for 12 p.m., Friday, April 15, 2016 at St. Peter’s Catholic...

  • Orlando G. Martinez

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services are scheduled for Orlando Martinez Friday the 15th at Anderson-Bethany, at 9 a.m. for the viewing 10 a.m. for the service. Burial will follow at Gen. Douglas L. McBride- Roswell Veterans’ Cemetery. Orlando was born October 4, 1951 in...

  • Betty Corine Gourley

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Betty Corine Gourley joined her heavenly family on January 30, 2016. Betty was born November 28, 1936 in Ft. Stockton, Texas to Weldon and Arvella Powell. She moved to Hobbs in 1941 when her father went to work in the oilfield. She passed away in Hobbs from...

  • Janet Dora Kisner Seymour

    April 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Janet Dora Kisner Seymour, age 63, was born to Raymond R. Kisner Jr. and Ruby Gutierrez Kisner on October 15, 1952 in Roswell, NM. She passed away after a lengthy illness April 13, 2016, in Roswell, New Mexico. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby...

  • Pool issue raises questions about managing city’s assets

    April 13, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    By Gary Hartwick I guess the Loch Ness Monster is about to squeeze out of the cracks at Roswell’s Cahoon Park Pool and devour our children or drag them off to the swamp that has been created from the 17,000 gallons of water leaking out of the pool each and...

  • Berrendo

    Interim leader announced for RHS

    April 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Board also names new principal for Berrendo Middle School Photo: Construction Coordinator Mac Rogers tells the RISD board at its Tuesday meeting that the Parkview Early Literacy Center is about 16 percent complete. From left are Arturo Ibarra, Mackenzie Hunt,...

  • Generic---Crime

    Hondo woman arrested after firing on police

    April 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    No one injured despite numerous shots Numerous gunshots were fired toward multiple police officers Monday night as Roswell police attempted to execute a search warrant on a house in the 500 block of East Hendricks Street. No one was struck by the gunfire....

  • Convention Center

    Parking lot opens with major improvements

    April 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Representatives from the City of Roswell, Roswell Chamber of Commerce and the project general contractor cut the ribbon during a ceremony Tuesday to reopen the improved parking lot serving the Roswell Convention and Civic Center and DeBremond Stadium (Photo...

  • generic-music

    ‘Seductive Saint-Saens’ wraps up RSO season

    April 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    On the evening of April 8, as local classical music lovers prepared to attend the final Roswell Symphony Orchestra concert of the season, Mother Nature cooperated by bringing a gentle April shower. It cleaned and brightened the spring green of the local...