Author archives: - RDR

  • Cinderella-pageant

    Congrats, Zia

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Zia Kaye Waldo, 2, was crowned Miss Cinderella Tiny Tot for her division at a pageant Saturday in Ruidoso at Mountain Annie’s Event Center. She is the daughter of Daniel and Myranda Waldo, who live in Nogal. Zia will participate in the Smokey Bear parade in...

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    Drug takeback Saturday

    April 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Neighborhood Watch office, working with the Roswell Police Department, will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted...

  • Dear Editor: 4-24-15

    April 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, As an owner of recreational riding horses in New Mexico since 1992, I was taken aback yesterday when my mailbox produced a letter from the Eddy County Assessor, including an unexplained “rendering form” showing different kinds of livestock....

  • 042315-GARDEN-CLUB

    Honoring Earth Day

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Home Garden Club planting flowers at the Roswell Museum & Art Center on Earth Day. Pictured are Michael Hall, director of the Museum, Isabel Olsen, Pam Davis, president of HGC, and Gloria Mendiola. (Max Scally Photo) [/auth...

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    City: Don’t call us, we’ll call you

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Don’t get angry if you try to call Roswell City Hall today but can’t get through; phone lines are expected to be down for a second straight day. The city’s phone lines went down late Tuesday night and could be restored sometime today, Mayor Dennis...

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    RISD mourns loss of teacher Lori Johnson

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Independent School District is saddened by the tragic and sudden passing of Ms. Lori Johnson, one of the District’s outstanding teachers, in an auto accident on Monday evening.  Ms. Johnson was a 20-year educator for the district, having taught...

  • 042215-RPD-TUG-OF-WAR

    ‘Rope warriors’ support local autism group

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Police Department fielded a team of “rope warriors” to battle a team from the Roswell Fire Department in a tug-of-war that was part of an annual fundraising event Saturday for the Roswell Autism Support Group, which is part of the New Mexico...

  • RFD-patch

    RFD Call Log— April 20-22

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   April 20 • At 7:35 a.m., medical call, 1000 block of Crescent Drive. • At 10:47 a.m., medical call, 200 block of North Main Street. • At 12:15 p.m., medical call, 4500...

  • Woman arrested for drug paraphernalia

    April 22, 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...

  • dwi-web

    Chaves County DWI arrests April 18-19

    April 22, 2015 • 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...