Author archives: - RDR

  • NFL brain injuries

    September 6, 2013 • EditorialComments Off

    Next week the National Football League begins play in earnest, and across the nation millions of Americans will welcome another season of this thrilling, but violent, sport. But this season will be different. It is the first in which the NFL has financially...

  • Ray Mitcham

    September 5, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Ray Mitcham, 81, who passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2013. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Juanita Mae Graves Haines

    September 5, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m., September 9, 2013, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Juanita Mae Graves Haines, age 78, of Roswell, who passed away on September 4, 2013. Pastor Tim Arlet of the Adventure Bible Church will officiate with interment to follow at...

  • Public Records 09-05-2013

    September 5, 2013 • Public RecordComments Off

    Marriage Licenses Aug. 15 Lucas M. Moreno, 27, and Marissa G. Benavides, 34, both of Roswell. Aug. 16 Chris Lakeith Dean, 49, and Felicia M. Brown, 26, both of Roswell. Reymon M. Arias, 34, and Kathleen A. Werdann, 24, both of Roswell. Joseph E. Murphy, 39,...

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    Ven Voisey to have audio performance at RMAC

    September 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Kelly Berrones Photo Ven Voisey presents a multi-channel audio performance within his current Roswell Museum and Art Center exhibition, Unfinished Animal at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13. The RMAC, located at 100 W. 11th St., will be holding Voisey’s...

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    P.E.O. awards scholarship to UNM student

    September 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Courtesy Photo Local Jerolyn Wagner, a student at the University of New Mexico, recently received a Program for Continuing Education scholarship from the P.E.O. Sisterhood. Wagner is studying for her masters in nursing. Shown presenting the check to Jerolyn...

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    Leadership Roswell presents its next class

    September 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The 31st annual Leadership Roswell Class is proud to present this year’s students selected for the 2014 Leadership Roswell Class. The class runs nine months and meets one Friday each month. The program gives participants the opportunity to learn through...

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    Conceal and carry class this weekend

    September 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A co-ed/all-women conceal and carry class will be offered by the Chaves County Republican Women this Saturday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Spring River Park and Zoo classroom, 1306 E. College Blvd. Park in the north parking lot,...

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    Local veteran to be honored during golf tournament

    September 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Scott Lilley will be one of the honorees at the second annual Elks Supporting New Mexico Wounded Warrior Charity Golf Tournament on Sept. 14. Lilley, a former member of Minot AFB’s 5th Security Forces who was seriously wounded in Iraq in April 2007,...

  • Time for a realistic approach to pot

    September 5, 2013 • EditorialComments Off

    We were both surprised and encouraged by last week’s announcement from the Department of Justice that it will respect state laws regulating the use of marijuana. The decision is a welcome move which recognizes the costly and futile federal prohibition...