Author archives: - RDR

  • Erma Ellen Crawford

    April 28, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Erma Ellen Crawford, age 90, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Visitation will be from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, April 28, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, April 29, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel....

  • The spiritual, material salvation from self-sacrifice

    April 28, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    This is a message for those in the sweet-spot of their lives, with enough weather in their years to understand the weight of life, but still young enough to change the world from a self-centered, me first, materialistic, race to the grave, to God’s vision...

  • Democratic Party needs to find identity

    April 28, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    On Thursday, the far left was successful in shutting down Ann Coulter’s talk at University of California, Berkeley. The left has moved progressively (this pun intended) to shut down conservatives, first by disrupting conservative speakers, then by rioting,...

  • Read the good news coming out of Roswell

    April 28, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Good morning everyone and a good day it is when you can open the Roswell Daily Record and find an abundance of great news to read about in our fair city. First, I read about Sarah Bradley and her miraculous gift of life in the form of a heart transplant....

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    Roswell can be like a walk in the park

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    These photos taken Wednesday capture two different nooks at Cahoon Park. The photos were taken at the park’s Triangle Bed, not far from the Butterfly Garden near Riverside. (Sue Ferguson Photos)...

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    Prescription drug take back day occurring

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The public can safely dispose of unwanted or unneeded prescription drugs by bringing them to a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event Saturday. The local event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Roswell Police Department, 128 W. Second St., is being held...

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    Assurance Home and Thrift Store announce recent boons

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Daniel’s Fund based in Denver recently awarded a $2,500 grant to Roswell’s Assurance Home for the Summer Youth Employment Program. The fund awards college scholarships to 230 graduating high school seniors from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming....

  • BizTech

    Business tech on display at chamber

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Brian Smith of GeoDecisions says GIS asset tracking is used by many types of businesses and organizations. (Lisa Dunlap Photo) Business and government managers heard how technology might be used to manage some of their business needs during presentations...

  • Police called for bullet hole in bathroom wall

    April 27, 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. Roswell police were dispatched to the 1600 block of Jackson Drive at 7:18 a.m. Wednesday for criminal damage. A...

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    Dancing for gold; Roswell dance team to compete in Nationals

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Two dancers from HPAD pose in their camouflage costumes. (Courtesy Photo) Below: HPAD dancers bow their heads in prayer before hitting the stage for one of their competitions. (Courtesy Photo) Roswell’s only youth competitive dance team, Haley’s...