Author archives: - RDR

  • Cynthia Blanch Lujan

    August 1, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cynthia Blanch Lujan, a longtime resident of Olympia, Washington, died Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Saint Anthony’s Hospital in Gig Harbor of natural causes. She was 63. She was born to Henry and Amelia Lujan on June 27, 1952, in Roswell, New...

  • Esther Derwin

    August 1, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Esther Derwin, 94, a resident of Roswell for 36 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 27, 2015. She had an engaging smile and a warm, gentle nature that attracted people to her. Esther’s friendly spirit brightened every room; she gave...

  • Joseph “Glenn” Riley, Jr.

    August 1, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joseph “Glenn” Riley, Jr., 75, passed away on July 19, 2015, in Roswell, NM. He was born on August 25, 1939, to Joseph Glenn Riley, Sr. and Hazel Board, in Scottsdale, AZ. He played pool professionally and was one of the top 10 pool players in the nation...

  • Clifford Beck Jr.

    August 1, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Clifford Beck Jr., 85, former longtime resident of Roswell, joined our Lord on May 30, 2015. Cliff was born in Chanute, KS. He later moved with his parents, Jessie and Loma Beck, and his two siblings to Roswell. After graduating from Roswell High School in...

  • Maria Rubella Elizabeth Trujillo

    August 1, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Maria Trujillo, 33, who passed away Friday, July 31, 2015, in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Around Town: Seven-week course for families facing Alzheimer’s

    August 1, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    The Alzheimer’s Association will offer a free, seven-week course for family members of people with Alzheimer’s and related conditions from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 3 to Sept. 14 at the Roswell Adult and Senior Center, 807 N. Missouri Ave., room 29. For more...

  • feature1

    Citizens unite for sake of love

    July 31, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A group of local citizens who are fed up with the alarming incidents of violent crime in Roswell have decided to fight back — with love. They united during a Sending Love to Roswell rally Thursday at the Chaves County Courthouse.  Above: Shawn...

  • missing-girl

    RPD searches for missing girl

    July 31, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jacobo   The Roswell Police Department is reporting a missing 7-year-old girl. Izabelle Jacobo was reported missing by her father on July 14. It is possible the mother, Jozi Rae Jacobo, took the girl as the result of a custody dispute. A court has...

  • Outstanding warrants lead to arrest

    July 31, 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...

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — July 30 and 31

    July 31, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. July 30 • At 7:12 a.m., public assist, 2600 block of North Kentucky Avenue. • At 11:13 a.m., motor vehicle accident, 2600 block of North Main Street....