Author archives: - RDR

  • City should invest in family as much as golf

    April 21, 2017 • EditorialComments (1)

    I’d like to write today about our City Council once again and their indifference to public needs and concerns. I read in a recent edition of the Roswell Daily Record where they have chosen to pass on a couple of our local institutions; the Memory Lawn...

  • We all live on the Resurrection Road

    April 21, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    After the sabbath, as the first day of the week was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. And suddenly there was a great earthquake; for an angel of the Lord, descending from heaven, came and rolled back the stone and sat on it. His...

  • OilGasDinner1

    Dinner highlights importance of oil and gas to region, education

    April 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Former New Mexico Gov. Garrey Carruthers speaks at the New Mexico State Lands conference Thursday night at the Roswell Convention & Civic Center, which was attended by about 600 people. (Jeff Tucker Photo) Above: Allen Gilmer, chairman of CEO of...

  • ExploreENMUR

    ENMU-R hosts prospective students

    April 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Students from Goddard, Roswell and Dexter high schools visited Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Thursday to explore Roswell’s community college. About 40 students toured the campus during the Explore Eastern event, met with faculty, and took home...

  • HelicopterTraining

    Cadets receive helicopter training

    April 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Military Institute Senior ROTC program conducted helicopter training and familiarization on Thursday in preparation for its annual field training exercise. UH-60s from the 1st Armored Division’s Combat Aviation Brigade are supported with...

  • Generic---Entertainment---Celebrity

    ‘A Mid Summer Night’s Dream’ today in Artesia

    April 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Artesia April 21 ‘A Mid Summer Night’s Dream’ The Elite Theater Production presents ‘A Mid Summer Night’s Dream’ at 6 p.m. at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center, 310 W Main St. Tickets for adults are $10 per person, children get in for $5. For...

  • Hazel O. Hammonds

    April 20, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Hazel O. Hammonds, age 94, of Roswell, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the First United Methodist Church of Roswell. She will be cremated and interred with her husband Arthur at...

  • Carroll Dean Rankin

    April 20, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services for Carroll Dean Rankin are scheduled for April 22 at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 200 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Roswell, NM. Burial will take place in South Park Cemetery in Roswell, NM at a later date. Dean Rankin, 89, died on Tuesday,...

  • Lee Veretto

    April 20, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lee Veretto, 90, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Lubbock, Texas. A graveside service will be held at Memory Lawn Memorial Park, located at 2605 East 19th Street in Roswell on Saturday, April 22 at 10 a.m. MST. A tribute of Lee’s life...

  • Charles Avery Hedgecock Jr.

    April 20, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Charles Avery Hedgecock Jr. “Jack” went to be with the Lord on April 17, 2017. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 20, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, April 21, 2017 at the General Douglas...