Author archives: - RDR

  • Teen dating violence increasing, not always reported

    January 28, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Dating violence was a hot news topic in 2016 and the statistics for teens is growing alarmingly, and the actual cases are dramatically under reported. Nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner in a...

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    Discovery offers glimpse of history

    January 28, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Richard Romero brought some old issues of the Roswell Daily Record by the RDR office on Thursday. The newspapers from the 1940s were found under the sink of a home in Roswell that is being remodeled. One of the headlines reads, “Axis powers hope to use...

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    IRS warns of scam targeting payroll, HR departments

    January 28, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax industry have recently renewed their warning about an email scam that uses a corporate officer’s name to request employee Forms W-2 from company payroll or human resources departments. The IRS...

  • Man arrested on five warrants in possession of several drugs

    January 28, 2017 • 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...

  • OptimistStubbs

    Tourism Council explains duties

    January 28, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Judy Stubbs from the Roswell Tourism Council speaks at a recent Sunrise Optimist Club meeting. She explained what the Tourism Council does for Roswell and who it represents. Besides planning and advertising tourist events, the council supplies maps and...

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    RPD alerts public of Facebook scam

    January 28, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Another scam has reached Roswell, so please be aware. This one may particularly target senior citizens and people with disabilities or special needs. It often initiates on Facebook with a “friend” request to the targeted person. After receiving such a...

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    CYFD launches “Am I Eligible?” tool

    January 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Children Youth and Family Department launched a service tool Thursday to help New Mexico Families determine their eligibility for services they may need such as childcare assistance or pre-K services. The tool, called “Am I Eligible?” allows families...

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    Carrie Tingley Clinic to visit Roswell Feb. 10

    January 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Children in the Roswell area with orthopedic problems can be scheduled for an outreach clinic on Feb. 10. Physicians from Carrie Tingley Hospital at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center will examine patients at Children’s Medical Services,...

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    Roswell man found guilty of firearm possession

    January 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell man was convicted Wednesday in a jury trial in federal court in Las Cruces of unlawfully possessing firearms and ammunition after a three-day jury trial. Michael Dalton, 34, was arrested on a federal criminal complaint in June 2016, after he was...

  • Learning to fish in the Kingdom of God

    January 27, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, so that what had been spoken through the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: “Land...