Author archives: - RDR

  • Mildred Archer, 85

    January 22, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Graveside services for Mildred Pauline Archer, 85, of Portales, will be at 10 a.m., Sat., Jan. 24, 2015, at the Kenna Cemetery. Her grandchildren will serve as pallbearers. Following the service, family and friends will gather at Third and Kilgore Church of...


    Veterans get down to business

    January 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A luncheon and workshop was held Wednesday at the Roswell Chamber of Commerce in which counseling was provided to military veterans with a desire to start their own business. The luncheon was free to participants and catered by Peppers Grill & Bar. Don...

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    Carlsbad middle school receives a bomb threat

    January 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Eddy County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating a bomb threat made at a Carlsbad middle school on Wednesday. Detectives with the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office responded to PR Leyva Middle School located at 800 W. Church after receiving a report...

  • David Vega Rivera

    January 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    David Vega passed away on January 21, 2015 surrounded by his four daughters and son. He succumbed to a progressive neurological condition diagnosed in 2005 and although he deteriorated physically over a course of 10 years, he had an amazing fighting spirit...

  • Hazel Jane Perry

    January 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    After a happy life well-lived, Hazel Jane Perry passed into eternal life on Saturday, January 17, 2015 in Roswell, NM. She was born in 1917 to Frank and Linnie Bentley Leonard in Las Vegas, NM, joining her older sister, Marie, to complete their family. Hazel...

  • Lisa Diane Stephens

    January 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lisa was born on January 6, 1959, to Wheeler Arthur Wright and Holine Wright in Roswell N.M. She left this world suddenly on January 13, 2015 on a rainbow of tears with her loving husband Steve by her side. At a very young age she was faced with obstacles she...

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    ENMU-R to add 5 new certificates to its catalog

    January 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Five new certificates of employability were approved at Tuesday night’s Eastern New Mexico University Community College Board meeting. Ken Maguire, dean of Career and Technical Education, said the certificates have been in the works since September 2013....

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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 19-21

    January 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 19 • At 4:54 a.m., medical call, 1800 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue. • At 8:03 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of East Bland Street. • At 10:06 a.m., medical...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Kenneth Ray Allison

    January 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Kenneth Ray Allison is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted according to the Roswell Police Department. Allison, 48, is described as being six-feet tall and weighing 210 pounds, with black and gray hair and blue eyes. Allison has a barbed wire band tattoo on...

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    Police seek identity of mall burglar

    January 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Investigators believe whoever burglarized a kiosk of a vendor at the Roswell Mall last week entered the mall by breaking a skylight before stealing multiple items of merchandise from a kiosk where e-cigarettes and related items are sold. Roswell Police are...