Author archives: - RDR

  • dwi-web

    Recent DWI arrests in Chaves County

    March 25, 2017 • 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...

  • generic-newsbriefs

    The Week Ahead

    March 25, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Monday Roswell City Council Infrastructure Committee, 4 p.m., City Hall conference room, 425 N. Richardson Ave. Tuesday Occupancy Tax Board, 2:30 p.m., City Hall conference room, 425 N. Richardson Ave. Artesia City Council, 6 p.m., Artesia City Hall, 511 W....

  • Public Records

    March 25, 2017 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Municipal Court Judge Lou Mallion Arraignments Feb. 8 At large — Vicente Quinonez—Tagle; Defendant is fined $29. At large, tags, license, rabies, nuisance — Mary K. Trujillo; Defendant is fined $54. Marijuana, paraphernalia — Cari Chavez; Defendant is...

  • Irene Young

    March 25, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending for Irene Young, 86, of Roswell, NM, who passed away Friday, March 24, 2017. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Online condolences...

  • Billy Ray Ward (1944-2017)

    March 25, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Billy Ray Ward, 72, loving daddy, adored granddad, brother, uncle, and beloved friend went to be with the Lord on March 11, 2017. He grew up in Roswell, was very active in sports throughout grade school, and graduated from Roswell High School in 1962 where he...

  • Richard Orlando Brady III

    March 25, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Richard Orlando Brady III passed away Monday, March 20, 2017. Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory...

  • GOP health plan would be harmful

    March 25, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The congressional Republican health care plan will be a disaster for working families. Their plan will take health care away from 24 million people across the country and impose painful taxes on working people. Budget experts predict that out-of-pocket...

  • Governor ignores scientific facts

    March 25, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    With a stroke of her veto pen, Gov. Susana Martinez has prevented lifting of penalties imposed on school teachers for taking more than three of their entitled 10 sick days in a school year. She justified this meanness by saying it would save school districts...

  • Other ways to offset mayor, will of people

    March 25, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Everyone knows I have been vocal with Mayor Kintigh on some of his ideas on how to run Roswell. I can do that because I voted for him. Seems like some of our city councilors think they know better than the voters. For any councilor to propose an ordinance to...

  • ‘Nuclear option’ might dethrone our mayor

    March 25, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    In viewing the March 23 ‘nuclear option’ article in the RDR, I say, I hope City Councilor Natasha Mackey and the citizens are successful in dethroning “king” Kintigh. He said “the mayor is responsible for the success of the city.” Well sir, it’s...