Author archives: - RDR

  • Rodney D. Corn

    September 3, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending for Rodney D. Corn, age 59, of Roswell, who passed away on September 1, 2015. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Online...

  • Frank “The Tank” Patrick Gross

    September 3, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, September 5, 2015, at Assumption Catholic Church for Frank “The Tank.” A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Saturday, September 5, 2015, at Assumption Catholic Church. Interment will...

  • Yoshiko Tajihi ‘Katie’ Noonan

    September 3, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Yoshiko Tajihi ‘Katie’ Noonan, 87, passed peacefully from this earth, surrounded by her family on August 29, 2015.  She was born the oldest of seven children to Muneoki Tajihi and Kou Kikuchi, on September 10, 1927, in Osaka, Japan. Katie graduated from...

  • Judson Phillip Goodart

    September 3, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    February 6, 1938 – September 1, 2015 Phil Goodart, age 77, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, in San Antonio. He was preceded in death by his sister-in-law, Mildred Paskind. Phil is survived by his loving wife, Nancy Goodart; daughter, Kathryn...

  • Sammie Marker Esslinger

    September 3, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sammie Marker Esslinger, passed away on September 1, 2015. She was born on April 18, 1966, to Jack and Sonja Marker, in Hobbs, NM. Sammie married Keith Esslinger on March 31, 2015, in Roswell. A medical assistant for 15 years. Sammie was an amazing mom (and...

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    Former airport terminal razed

    September 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Two cranes give the former Roswell Municipal Airport tower a final nudge to start it toppling to the ground during its demolition Tuesday morning. (Bill Moffitt Photo) A part of Roswell’s history came to a bittersweet end Tuesday morning. The...

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    RDR’s Gonzalez gets promoted

    September 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Gonzalez Roswell native Manny Gonzalez has been promoted to advertising director at the Roswell Daily Record. Gonzalez started working at the Daily Record in March 2012 as an advertising account executive. He graduated from Goddard High School and has...

  • -crime

    Man killed, agent shot in Artesia arrest

    September 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ARTESIA — Police shot and killed an Artesia man early Tuesday after the man reportedly fired upon officers, injuring a federal agent, as police served a warrant during a federal arrest operation. At about 6:30 a.m., police from the Eddy County Sheriff’s...

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    Chaves County DWI arrests for Aug. 24-29

    September 2, 2015 • UncategorizedComments (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...

  • Three bikes stolen, two are recovered

    September 2, 2015 • 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...