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    Color Dash brings home the bacon

    March 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    “Dayglow” was the operant word at the second-annual Down Syndrome Foundation of Southeastern New Mexico Color Dash held Saturday morning in Roswell. The 5K event began and ended near the historic DeBremond Stadium and snaked its way along the Spring River...

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    Passing of the journalistic torch

    March 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    McCormack was editor of RDR for a quarter of its 125 years The Roswell Daily Record is glad to be able to honor one of the people who helped to make it that newspaper it is today. When Jerry McCormack began his career as a journalist, he was carrying forth a...

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    Storm-spotting classes available soon

    March 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    National Weather Service relies on spotters in severe-weather situations Photo: File photo of the snow storms in December 2015 Roswell/Chaves County Office of Emergency Management and the Pecos Valley Amateur Radio Club will be hosting the annual Skywarn...

  • Laptop computer reported stolen

    March 20, 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...

  • Jodie “Jeanice” Crosthwait

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jodie went to be with her Lord and Savior on March 16, 2016. Jodie was born in Roswell, NM on January 25, 1954. At an early age, she learned of Jesus and quickly established a relationship with him. From the time of early youth up to her last breath, her...

  • William “Luke” Lukander

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    William “Luke” Lukander , age 77, of Roswell, passed away on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. He was born October 6, 1938 in the Bronx borough of New York City, New York to Edward Ludander, Sr. and Ida Sysma Lukander, They both preceded him in death as well as...

  • Frank Perez Jr.

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Frank Perez Jr., 56, passed away March 13, 2016. He was born August 18, 1959, to Frank Perez Sr. and Betty (Lopez) Perez in Roswell, NM. Snake, Groovy, Franky and Anaconda are names family and friends call Frank. He loved having his family around him, enjoyed...

  • Patti King

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Patti Jean King, 61, of Roswell, passed away Thursday, March 17, 2016. There will be no services. She was born in Roswell, NM, on April 19, 1955. She was married to Ollie King for 42 years. She is survived by her son, Jesse King and wife, Julie of Roswell,...

  • Billie Louise Woolsey Witt

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Billie Louise Woolsey Witt, formerly of Roswell, New Mexico, passed away on Monday February 29, 2016 at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Garland, Texas. Billie had been living with her daughter Cathy Aleene and her husband Victor Betancur in...

  • Meredith Jane (Long) Sherwin 1943 – 2016

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Meredith Jane Sherwin (Long) was born May 16, 1943 in Northfield, Minnesota to Frank and Anna Rose Long (Mulligan). She was a graduate of Northfield High School. On May 4, 1963 she married Norman Sherwin and they lived in Dundas, Minnesota. After retiring...