Author archives: - RDR

  • Earliss Doyle Gleaton

    November 22, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Earliss Doyle Gleaton passed away at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center in Roswell, NM on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the age of 93. Earliss was preceded in death by his amazing and loving wife Mary Odessa, they were married on August 21, 1944 in Bainbridge,...

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    Reindeer hop stops at businesses sunday

    November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The eighth annual Reindeer Hop Stops will occur Sunday on West Second Street and North Main Street. The stops will take place from 1-5 p.m., Nov. 23. This year’s businesses that are involved in the open houses are Tinnie Mercantile Store and Deli, Pecos...

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    Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 19-20

    November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Nov. 19 • At 7:04 a.m., to a medical call in the 3600 block of Camilla Drive. • At 9:29 a.m., to a medical call in the 1200 block of Hamilton Drive. • At 10:06 a.m., to...

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    Vehicle burglary suspect quickly caught

    November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Salcido   An alert citizen noticed a man breaking into vehicles in a motel parking lot Wednesday evening and notified police, resulting in the would-be burglar’s arrest, according to a news release from the Roswell Police Department. Roswell Police...

  • Dear Editor: 11-21-14

    November 20, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, Remember why. In the ways that we remember is to wear a poppy. People should remember because for those men and women who served our country to give us freedom was an amazing thing to do. Our country went into World War I in 1917 to save a...


    Church hosts an early Thanksgiving

    November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Country Club Road Church of Christ on Wednesday prepared more than 500 meals for nursing home residents and shut-ins. Around 400 of the meals were served at the church hall, while the other 100 meals were delivered. More than 200 volunteers worked since...

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    Program to pay supplements to early childhood educators in state

    November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Early childhood educators in Roswell and Chaves County may be eligible for education-based pay stipends of up to $5,000 through a new program. “This year is the first year the INCENTIVE$ program has been extended to the whole state and we are really working...

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    93 coyotes killed during hunt

    November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Max Scally Photo   A total of 93 coyotes were killed Saturday and Sunday in southeastern New Mexico during a coyote hunt sponsored by Larry’s Gun Shop of Roswell and Hobbs. The coyotes are a threat to livestock in the area. The store’s new owner,...

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    Final weekend for ‘Nutcracker: The Musical’

    November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The public is invited to the final three performances of “Nutcracker: The Musical,” this weekend. Show dates are Nov. 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 23 at 2:30 p.m. The ENMU-Roswell Theatre Department will present this family friendly musical adaptation...

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    Refuge taking apps for pheasant youth hunt

    November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge is now taking applications for the 2014 Youth Pheasant Hunt and Upland Game Workshop. This special hunt event is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6. Youth 17 years of age or younger are encouraged to apply for this limited...