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  • Neil Vernon Martin 1954 – 2016

    September 24, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Neil Vernon Martin, age 61, of Milton, Florida, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 5, 2016. He was born November 17, 1954, in Farmington, Maine to Vernon Edgar Martin and Phyllis Taylor Martin. He was raised in Roswell, New Mexico and graduated from...

  • Sandra Gonzales

    September 24, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Beloved mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, sister-in-Christ, friend, Sandra “Granny Peach” Gonzales, 56, of Roswell, New Mexico, has left us to be with our Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. She was born in Knox City, Texas, on May 22,...

  • Rosemarie “Oma” Kobler Coakley

    September 24, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Rosemarie “Oma” Kobler Coakley, 80, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on August 7, 2016. She was surrounded by her loving family and friends. Rosemarie was born in Ulm, Germany to Berta Kobler. She is survived by her children, Deborah Coakley,...

  • Connie Gerken

    September 24, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Connie Gerken, age 83, of Roswell, passed away Saturday, September 17, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Pastor Lyman Graham of Narrow Way Church will be officiating. Connie was born in...

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    Rotary Desert Sun Golf Classic makes donations

    September 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, Jeremy Crow, tournament co-chair; Bill Cooper, Community Kitchen president; Shelly Currier, Wings for LIFE executive director; and Howard Perry, tournament director. (Submitted Photo) Proceeds from the 26th annual Rotary Desert Sun Golf Classic...

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    Comfort Keepers celebrates 15 years serving community

    September 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    For the past 15 years the owners of Comfort Keepers in Roswell, Artesia and Carlsbad have dedicated themselves to providing seniors and other area residents with exceptional in-home care services, while establishing themselves as one of the leading service...

  • A recipe for life, always be humble and kind

    September 24, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Have you ever met someone for the first time and within 30 seconds you can tell you really don’t care for them? How can you assess a person that quickly? We all do it. First impressions can be hard to overcome but, without exception, you have had a first...

  • Questioning Hillary’s pneumonia diagnosis

    September 24, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I’ve had pneumonia several times, so I’m questioning Hillary Clinton’s doctor’s diagnosis. I have never stumbled nor fallen. Mostly, I had a deep cough, fever, aches and pains, and congestion in my chest. Also, I was tired and weak. Usually I wound up...

  • City administration’s opposing decisions

    September 24, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Reading today’s Roswell Daily Record about the complaints from the Parks and Recreation Commissioners being circumvented by the Roswell city leaders and city administration staff is amusing. Having served on the Parks and Recreation Commission as both a...

  • Meetings question public’s input

    September 24, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Last week two public gatherings came to the forefront that raise questions about accessibility and input within the city of Roswell. The first came at the city’s Parks and Recreation Commission meeting on Monday. The city is leaving this officially...