Author archives: - RDR

  • Republicans don’t need grief counseling

    November 26, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    When our guys lose an election, conservatives get despondent, but we don’t seek grief counseling or protest like some Democrats. We don’t riot and beat our opponents, either. Democrats lost because they treat devout Catholics, evangelical Christians, and...

  • Woman arrested at hospital on outstanding warrants

    November 25, 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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    Santa couldn’t be any more safe

    November 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Santa Claus had a special escort Friday morning to visit children at the Roswell Mall. The staff at Allstate Security Services LLC, with the assistance of Roswell Nissan, made sure Santa made it to the mall safely. Allstate Security left their K9, Ghost, (not...

  • Celia Nunez

    November 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Celia Nunez, age 86, of Roswell, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016. She will lie-instate from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, November 26, 2016 and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, November 27, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A prayer service will be held at 5 p.m....

  • Marie Rita Boe

    November 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother was born on Jan. 8, 1917 in Omaha, Nebraska. She passed away on Nov. 19, 2016 in Midland, Texas; just 50 days shy of her 100th birthday. On Jan. 4, 1939, Rita married James E. Boe in Omaha. They were...

  • Timothy Anthony Baker

    November 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Timothy Anthony Baker born November 27, 1962, to father Billy Ray Baker Sr. and mother Suedell Baker in LaPorte, Indiana. Tim passed away on November 16, 2016 in his family home. He was preceded in death by his brothers: William Lincoln Baker and Greg Baker...

  • God embodies the definition of love in His word

    November 25, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    In the well-known love chapter, Paul sweats to show that Christian love is an action. Using 15 action verbs in three verses, the working-harder-than-all apostle Paul writes the operational definition of love. Love refuses to complain when agitated. Love...

  • Snippets: Afterthoughts on the passing scene

    November 25, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Best wishes to the Ezzells Though a full vote of the House is still required in January, Rep. Candy Spence Ezzell of Roswell was chosen recently for House Republican Caucus chair, a top position in the New Mexico House of Representatives. Ezzell ran unopposed...

  • Traditions and passing the torch to our children

    November 25, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    I have been writing about traditions lately and how they figure into our lives. I considered how this week is all about the turkey and spending time with family on Thanksgiving Day. Like many families, we get together cooking, watching football and catching...

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    A new Thanksgiving tradition for the Coyotes

    November 24, 2016 • Local News, Local SportsComments (0)

    Roswell senior fullback and linebacker Luis Mendoza chases down a much smaller brand of ball carrier Thursday morning at the Roswell High practice fields as the Coyotes invited local youngsters to practice with the team on Thanksgiving, a day ahead of the...