Author archives: - RDR

  • Man arrested for marijuana

    September 29, 2016 • 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...

  • An architect’s assessment of Cahoon Park Pool

    September 29, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    I know this is like the proverbial “beating a dead horse,” but after having an opportunity to personally view Cahoon Park Pool, I would like to offer my final two cents. In my professional opinion, the concrete shell of the pool is in good condition....

  • Roy Lee Hunter III

    September 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Roy Lee Hunter III, age 69, of Roswell, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2016. Roy Lee Hunter III was born January 28, 1947 to Roy Lee and Zella Mae Weeden-Hunter, Jr. in Tucson, AZ. He is a veteran of the United States Navy, serving his country during the...

  • Leon Alexander

    September 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Leon Alexander, age 92, of Roswell passed peacefully at his son’s home September 27, 2016 in the presence of family members. Leon Alexander will lie in state for viewing from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, September 30, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A funeral...

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    Local heroes honored at banquet

    September 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Officers Scott Oldani, middle, and Ashley Wood, right, were named the Roswell Police Department’s heroes at the Heroes Banquet on Sept. 11. Oldani and Wood saved the life of Leroy Gonzales, who was at the Denny’s restaurant on North Main...

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    Bring a canned good to the fair parade

    September 28, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    As the food distribution hub to the needy in Chaves County, Harvest Ministries has an event in which the entire city can take part. The Eastern New Mexico Fair Board has allowed the ministry to invite everyone who is coming to the fair on Monday to bring a...

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    DWI in Chaves County

    September 28, 2016 • Local NewsComments (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...

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    RSO to feature violinist

    September 28, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Violinist Hye-Jin Kim The Roswell Symphony Orchestra will perform the first concert of its subscription series Saturday with guest violist Hye-Jin Kim. The concert, which has the seasonal theme Autumnal Abundance, will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Pearson...

  • Larry Joseph Gonzales

    September 28, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, October 2, 2016 at the Roswell Adult Center, 807 N. Missouri Ave., for Larry Joseph Gonzales, 58, who passed away Sunday, September 25, 2016 in Lubbock, TX. Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard...

  • Raymond (Ray) LeRoy Cottrell

    September 28, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Raymond (Ray) LeRoy Cottrell died at his home Tuesday, September 27, 2016, after a 6-month battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his wife, Dorcas Cottrell and stepson, Robert Bailey. Ray was 73 years old. Ray was born in Marion, Ohio, February 21, 1943. He...