Author archives: - RDR

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    Garden clubs brighten up the downtown area

    May 8, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    MainStreet Roswell held its Community Planting Day on Saturday. There was a nice turnout of different groups of people to help clean up downtown and plant flowers in the pots. Branka Barrett, far right, of one of the Roswell garden clubs participating, shows...

  • Expensive mail box destroyed

    May 8, 2017 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The following reports are from the Roswell Police Department and are available at All people arrested or cited are presumed innocent. Police were dispatched to the 1300 block of North Union Avenue at 5:04 p.m. Friday on a criminal damage call. A...

  • Municipal Court Judge Lou Mallion — Arraignments

    May 8, 2017 • Public RecordComments (0)

    March 14 Failure to appear, registration — David A. Huffstutler; Defendant is fined $208. Failure to pay — Anthony Molina; Defendant is fined $179. Marijuana — Tommy Burke; Defendant is fined $204. Failure to pay — Estrella S. Martinez; Defendant is...

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    Roswell High School Band scores near perfect

    May 8, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Alamo Showcase of Music, sponsored by Director’s Choice, held their competition this year and the Roswell High School Band competed. Bands can score from 1 to 5 with 1 being perfect. RHS scored a 2 in the competition. Band director Greg Odom brought a...

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    Man dies in fatal crash in Eddy County

    May 8, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    New Mexico State Police officers responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash at U.S. 285, mile marker 20 Sunday around 10:20 p.m. Daniel Delgado, age 59 of Loving, was traveling southbound when he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway, according to the...

  • Mike Salmon Sosa

    May 8, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our beloved son, brother, husband and grandfather left us to follow Jesus on Sunday, May 7, 2017. Mike passed away in Amarillo, TX, surrounded by his loved ones. Mike’s services will be held in Amarillo, TX. A tribute of Mike’s life may be found at...

  • Alice Jane Beagan

    May 8, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Alice Jane Beagan, 72, of Kissimmee, Florida passed away on May 5, 2017. Alice was born in Roswell, New Mexico on September 12, 1944 to the late Maddie Jane (Pirkle) and Rocco Muscato. Alice graduated from Roswell High School in 1962. Alice is survived by her...

  • Sharron (Arnold) Raison-Riley

    May 8, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sharron “Sue” (Arnold) Raison-Riley, age 71 of Dayton, passed away May 4, 2017. She was born September 2, 1945 in Roswell, NM to the late Daniel and Edna (Chapman) Arnold. In addition to her parents, Sue was preceded in death by her six siblings. She is...

  • Fred H. Hennighausen

    May 8, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Fred H. Hennighausen passed away on May 4, 2017 surrounded by loving family. A family, graveside memorial service will be held at South Park Cemetery. Fred was born May 21, 1924 to Frederick H. and Augusta Duval Hennighausen in Baltimore Maryland. He attended...

  • Benjamin Goldsmith, Jr.

    May 8, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Joseph Benjamin Goldsmith, Jr., age 90, of Roswell, NM, who passed away Monday, May 8, 2017. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care...