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  • Cinderella “Cindy” Armijo Carrasco

    March 31, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cinderella “Cindy” Armijo Carrasco, age 89, of Roswell, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday, April 4, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. following the visitation. A Mass...

  • Rosalio Lee Marques

    March 31, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Rosalio Lee Marques, 74 years old, passed away in Galveston Texas, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Leo was born July 12, 1940 in Roswell, New Mexico to Francisco Marques and Pouline Marie Borela Marques, also known as Pouline Licon, both also from Roswell, NM; three...

  • Patsy Coon

    March 31, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Patsy Coon, age 74, of Rowlett, TX, passed away March 24, 2016. She was born March 18, 1942, in San Angelo, TX, to Chester Don and Lois (King) Smith. Patsy was formerly of New Mexico, where she was a board member of the Elk Lodge in Farmington and worked many...

  • Doris LaNell Mulkey

    March 31, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Doris LaNell (Campbell) Mulkey, age 87, of Roswell, NM went to meet Jesus and her favorite sister Peggy on March 29, 2016. A memorial service will be held on Monday, April 4, at 11 a.m., at Ballard Funeral Home; internment will follow at the Veterans Cemetery...

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    North Main to get new pavement

    March 31, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A project that will give a heavily traveled section of North Main Street a new road surface, while also improving curbs and gutters, curb ramps and driveways, will begin Monday (April 4). However, any major traffic impacts during the estimated three- to...

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    RDR Editor speaks at Optimist Club

    March 31, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Sunrise Optimist Club President Roger K. Burnett, left, presented a gift of appreciation to Tom McDonald, editor of the Roswell Daily Record, for his informative talk at the Sunrise Optimist regular meeting on March 23. McDonald’s talk included a brief...

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    Credit union donates to domestic violence shelter

    March 31, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Telco Credit Union donated $2,280 to the Roswell Refuge on March 18. Pictured are, from left, Cindy Wilson, executive director at Roswell Refuge; Raul Ramos, Alexis Aragon, Kay Payne and Teri Romero from Telco Credit Union. Roswell Refuge is open 24/7 and...

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    Runners Club helps Altrusa

    March 31, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    At a recent Altrusa Club meeting, Bob Edwards, left, from the Roswell Runner’s Club presented a check for $2,300 to Altrusans Joan Blodgett, center, and Pamela Neal to support the Breast Cancer Committee. The money was raised from the Pecos Vally Stampede,...

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    Roswell Police Department gets a boost

    March 31, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Thanks to the financial support of numerous local businesses, organizations and an individual, the Roswell Police Department has equipped all its officers with specialized first-aid kits that include tourniquets designed to make it easier for an injured...

  • War vets benefit from cannabis

    March 31, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I would like to thank reporter Jeff Tucker for his article dated March 19, for upholding the fight against ignorance and bigotry over the issue of medical marijuana in Roswell. I’m pleased that Pecos Valley Pharmaceuticals has sidestepped the politics of...