Author archives: - RDR

  • Melinda Cobos

    July 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Melinda Cobos, 51, passed away on July 19, 2015. She was born on May 9, 1964, to Mario Cobos and Erminda Sanchez, in Alpine, TX. A professional truck driver for over 4 years, Melinda drove for Alon and 7 eleven. Those left to carry on her legacy are...

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    Bomb squad called to dispose of hand grenade

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell police are investigating how a hand grenade came to be in the front yard of a house in the 300 block of East Reed Street. The grenade was found by a resident of the house Friday, July 17. The resident placed the device in a trash container in the...

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    Learning about tree care

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Elaine Mayfield, at right, and her staff answer questions at the zoo’s greenhouse where the city grows trees to replace old or diseased trees. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

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    Relief Route project set to begin

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Fog sealing on the Roswell Relief Route will take place over the next two weeks in Chaves County. The work will occur south of the relief route’s intersection with U.S. Route 285, the New Mexico Department of Transportation announced Tuesday. Crews on...

  • More than $4,000 in goods stolen

    July 21, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    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...

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    Free water testing in Clovis for well owners

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) and the New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) are hosting a no-cost Domestic Well Water Testing event in Clovis on Friday and Saturday at the Eastern Plains Council of Governments Office. Although well owners are...

  • Joseph (Glenn) Riley

    July 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joseph (Glenn) Riley, 75, passed away on July 19, 2015, in Roswell, NM. A further announcement will be published when arrangements have been finalized. Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory. [/auth...

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    Rotary Club announces 15 scholarhips

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Rotary Club announced 15 scholarship awards to 2015 high school graduates. Roswell Rotary Club has more than 100 members and has been awarding scholarships to the students of Chaves County for seven decades. “We are so pleased to see the...

  • Dear Editor: No saguaros in NM and other historical inaccuracies

    July 21, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Some folks just keep on getting it wrong when it comes to New Mexico history. In the interest of historical accuracy, some corrections are in order. A recent PBS special about John Denver stated that he was born “Henry John Deutschendorf Jr.” at the...

  • Robert Edward Murphy

    July 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert Edward Murphy, beloved son of the late Michael Francis Murphy and MaryAnn Uncapher Murphy, joined his father at the Rainbow Bridge, Sunday, June 21, 2015. Robert was born in Greensburg, PA, January 21, 1977, the only son of Michael Murphy and Linda...