Author archives: - RDR

  • Manuel R. Matta

    October 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Manuel R. Matta was surrounded by his family when God called him to his eternal home on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. A rosary is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church and Mass will follow at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 20,...

  • Dear Editor: 10-17-14

    October 17, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I hesitate to criticize an article in our paper as I live here and am a subscriber so I’ll just report. You decide. The front page, headline story (published Oct. 10) is about the Roswell City Council voting on the possibility of a solar farm...

  • Jose J. Padilla

    October 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Jose J. Padilla A memorial service for Jose J. Padilla, 71, will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home, with Chaplin Tim Arlett officiating. Jose passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at the family home surrounded by family....

  • Arthur T. Veal

    October 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Arthur T. Veal DATELINE: Amarillo DECEASED NAME: Arthur T. Veal AGE: 96 DATE OF BIRTH: March 26, 1918, in Farmersville, Texas DATE OF DEATH: Oct. 8, 2014, in Amarillo, Texas FUNERAL SERVICES: Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the...

  • Alberta Trujillo Romero

    October 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Alberta Trujillo Romero 10/29/57 to 9/4/14 Alberta passed away on 9/4/14 at her home surrounded by her loved ones. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. on 10/17/14 at Church on The Move with Pastor Savino Sanchez who will conduct the services. Alberta was...

  • Runaway report ends in arrest

    October 16, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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...


    Job Corps adopts two sections of state highway

    October 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Submitted Photo Roswell Job Corps students and staff have taken the opportunity to help maintain New Mexico’s roadside by adopting two sections of New Mexico highway. Students and staff have committed to remove litter from two miles of the highway on both...

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    Police investigate shooting incidents

    October 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Staff Report Rowell Police are investigating three recent shooting incidents, one occurring Tuesday night and the other two Wednesday morning. Todd Wildermuth, RPD public information officer, said no other information is currently available. Wildermuth said...

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    Annual Reading Round Up event promotes literacy

    October 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dylanne Petros Photo A Dexter Elementary student writes her name in a book she chose at the Reading Round Up at Dexter Elementary School Tuesday night. By Dylanne Petros Record Staff Writer There were no electronics in sight. Children playing football,...

  • Liberty argument prevails on gay marriage

    October 16, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    A dramatic evolution has occurred on the issue of gay marriage, both at the Supreme Court and among the public. Some opponents of the court’s decision last week not to uphold state bans on gay marriage are calling it a disaster, even comparing it to the...