Author archives: - RDR

  • Larry Palomino Sr.

    October 28, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Larry B. Palomino Sr., 53, passed away on October 21, 2015. He was born on January 22, 1962, to Delores Trevino, in Carlsbad. He married Elaine Ramirez, on February 27, 1988, in Otis. They celebrated 27 years together. Larry was a great husband, father and...

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    Hello Kitty gives Day of the Dead nod

    October 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    It looks like the Hello Kitty character is getting into the Day of the Dead spirit Sunday at Tinnie Mercantile at Second Street and Lea Avenue. An annual tradition in Latin American countries, the Day of the Dead celebration actually runs Oct. 31-Nov. 2. The...


    Officials share active shooter survival tips

    October 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Like the popular book Love, Pray, Eat by Elizabeth Gilbert the Roswell Police Department’s advice for an active shooter situation can be summarized in three words: Run, Hide, Fight. The tip was part of a free community awareness presentation put on by the...

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    Lucero shooting death murder trial begins

    October 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Opening arguments began Tuesday in the murder trial of Joseph Lucero, who is charged with one count of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Victor Contreras. The shooting occurred on Nov. 17, 2013, in the 2900 block of South Emerald Drive. It is...

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    New Mexico State University theatre arts: Low enrollment, high involvement

    October 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Editor’s note: This is part of a series about enrollment decreases at NMSU. Stories were reported by students at the J-427 class. By Kathryn Martinez LAS CRUCES — Trends in New Mexico State University enrollment have been on the decline over the last two...

  • DWI arrest for Chaves County for Oct. 25

    October 28, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (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...

  • Officials release info on Roswell’s Most Wanted

    October 28, 2015 • Local News, Police BlotterComments (1)

    Erik Curtis Page aka Tim Page is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Page, 30, is described as 5’6″ and weighing 150 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. Criminal charge is residential burglary....

  • Brace yourself, it could be a tough winter ahead

    October 28, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    We’re still a couple of months away from the first official day of winter (Dec. 22), but forecasters are already saying it’ll be colder and wetter than normal in NM, so be prepared to bundle up. It’s another El Niño year, which means that the...

  • Local business funding a win

    October 28, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Silver City Daily Press SILVER CITY — Over the past few decades, literally hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars have been spent on dubious economic development schemes. There were the efforts to recruit factories, and of course, the call center...

  • Will gun control reduce casualties, mass shootings?

    October 28, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Once again we see a mass shooting. Predictably, our left-leaning politicians are jumping on the event before we even know the number or names of the victims and telling us we need more gun control. Would we have had fewer casualties if some heroes with...