Author archives: - RDR

  • Alice “Lisa” Gamboa

    January 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Alice “Lisa” Gamboa, 51, Born August 2, 1963-January 2015 to Jessie P. Torres and Ralph Gamboa Sr., both of Roswell, NM. Lisa loved spending time with her family and can be remembered by a smile on her face. She was a good Mother, Mother-in-Law, Daughter,...

  • Vera Mae Tackett

    January 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Vera Mae Tackett, 84, passed away peacefully, Thursday, January 22, 2015, surrounded by the love of her family. Vera Mae spent a lot of her married life moving around with her husband, a construction worker. She then lived in Roswell over 20 years, and was a...

  • Dear Editor: 1-24-15

    January 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, Since President Obama has been in office, the Dow Jones index has gone from 7,949 up to almost 18,000, unemployment has decreased from 7.9 percent to 5.8 percent, GDP growth has gone from -5.4 to +3.5, Deficit GDP has gone from 9.8 to 2.8 and...

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    USDA service office opens

    January 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce, center, presents a certificate to U.S. Department of Agriculture State Director Terry Brunner, left, and USDA Area Specialist Ray Melton, right, during the opening of their new service office at Suite 3 in the Washington Federal...

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    Roswell Realtors make like ‘The Great Gatsby’ at annual banquet

    January 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, Starla Nunez, board secretary, Century 21; Marshal Hese, Exit Realty of Roswell; Baro Shalizi, Realtors Association of New Mexico president; Marcia Tidwell, RANM Southeast; Wes Graham, RANM, Corby Cummins, RANM executive. (Max Scally Photos)  ...

  • Kathleen Lemke

    January 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Kathleen Lemke, 73, who passed away Friday, January 22, 2015 in Dexter, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Vincent J. Taliercio Jr.

    January 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Morgantown, PA. 3/05/1947 – 1/07/2015. Vincent passed away suddenly in Morgantown, PA. He was preceded in death by his parents Vincent, and Anna Cugino Taliercio, and brother Michael Taliercio. He was a carpenter and worked for many builders in the...


    Martinez wins Superbowl … tickets

    January 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jessica Martinez of Roswell is probably the luckiest football fan in Chaves County. By test driving a Hyundai, Martinez was entered into a drawing and won two tickets, hotel accomodations and airfare for the 2015 Superbowl. The New England Patriots will play...


    It’s snowtime!

    January 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Downtown North Main Street Thursday morning looked more like it was in Ruidoso than Roswell. Snow continued to fall throughout the day as Chaves County was on a winter storm watch. (Christina Stock Photo )   Above: Snow decorated homes throughout the...

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 21-22

    January 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 21 • At 2:29 a.m., medical call, 1300 block of Alicia Lane. • At 4:40 a.m., medical call, 100 block of West Mathews Street. • At 5:18 a.m., medical call, 1300...