Author archives: - RDR

  • Lucille (Webster) Allison February 7, 1934-April 2, 2017

    April 5, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lucy (Webster) Allison, 83, a devoted wife, caring mother, loving grandmother and adoring great-grandmother, passed away at her home on Sunday, April 2, 2017. Cremation has taken place at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held...

  • Sarah Inez Cassidy Mounce

    April 5, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sarah Inez Cassidy Mounce, 79, of Elkins, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017 in Bella Vista. She was born July 19, 1937 in Dexter, New Mexico to Robert Harold and Julia Annette Skinner Grantham. Sarah was an adventurer and trailblazer. She was the first...

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    Udall, Heinrich accepting academy nominations

    April 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced Tuesday they have begun accepting applications for nominations from high school students and recent high school graduates seeking a U.S. military service academy nomination. Students have until Oct. 13 to...

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    Laureate Alpha Iota members to meet

    April 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of Laureate Alpha Iota will meet at the home of Mary Cogdill on Thursday at 6 p.m. Please remember to bring the items you’ve purchased to benefit the dogs and cats of the Roswell Humane Society. Details regarding Founder’s Day, which takes place...

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    Recent DWI arrests

    April 4, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • Kathy Beamer Finn

    April 4, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Kathy Finn was born on January 11, 1957 in Roswell, NM. She passed away unexpectedly at Lovelace Regional Hospital on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Ms. Finn was deeply loved and will be missed by her family and all of those who were touched by her gentle spirit....

  • Calvin Andrew “Andy” Sanders

    April 4, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services for Calvin Andrew “Andy” Sanders, 89, of Tatum, NM, will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Tatum Baptist Church. Honoring his wishes, Andy will be taken for cremation after his services on Thursday. Mr. Sanders was born on March 29,...

  • Fernando T. Madrid Sr.

    April 4, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Fernando passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in Roswell, NM. He was born in Presidio, TX, on May 29, 1938, to Tomas Madrid and Maria De La Luz Tavarez. A viewing will be Wednesday, April 5, 2017, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home....

  • Shirley Power

    April 4, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Shirley Power, age 93, of Roswell, NM, passed away Sunday, April 2, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Westminster Presbyterian Church. Another Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 15, 2017 at...

  • Poverty breeds crime and other failures

    April 4, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Among the highest rate of child poverty in the U.S., an education system hamstrung by ideologues, a bleak economic outlook and rising crime rate, New Mexico is in need of urgent care to stabilize her vital signs. Crime being the number one issue in most...