Author archives: - RDR

  • Guimel Salomon Vazquez

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Un Rosario se llevara acabo a las 6 p.m., el Martes, 21 de Abril, 2015 en la Funeraria Ballard para Guimel Salomon Vazquez, 21, que fallecio el Sabado, 18 de Abril, 2015 en Lubbock, Texas. El servicio de funeral se celebrara a las 3 p.m., el Miercoles, 22 de...

  • James Rubin Smith, Jr.

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James Rubin Smith, Jr. “RED’s,” residence changed from his earthly home to a mansion in Heaven on Saturday, April 18, 2015. His final days were spent in the company of family and friends, whom he had touched in some way, during his life. James was...

  • Mary Baeza

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, at Our Lady of Guadalupe in Lake Arthur for Maria Maxima Baeza of Lake Arthur. Mrs. Baeza, 85, died Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Emergency Room of Artesia General Hospital. Fr. Martin Cornejo O.F.M. will...

  • Wilburn Marshall Riley

    April 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Wilburn Marshall Riley, 102, passed away on April 18, 2015, in Roswell. He was born on October 28, 1912, in Coleman, Oklahoma, to Flora Channel Riley and Luther Edward Riley, their first born son. In 1934, Wilburn married Stella Marie Long. They celebrated 70...

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    Who let the dogs out?

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Steve Benavidez takes a break from his daily walk to soak in the sun at Cahoon Park Friday. Although legally blind, Benavidez works as a dishwasher at Pepper’s Grill & Bar, 500 N. Main St. His traveling companions provide company and, no doubt, some...

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    CCSO: Midway man dies from gunshot

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    An apparent accidental shooting death occurred shortly after midnight Saturday in the Midway area of Chaves County. Sheriff Britt Snyder said Guimel Vasquez, 21, was shot once in the abdomen while at a gathering where individuals were showing a gun to each...

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    On the green for green

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A golfer lines up his putt on the green Saturday on the New Mexico Military Institute golf course. All proceeds from the four-person scramble will be used to support Altrusa community service projects, such as the Assurance Home, Tobosa, Boys and Girls Club,...

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    Chaves County DWI arrest for April 17

    April 19, 2015 • 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...

  • Robert L. Sommerville

    April 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert L. Sommerville, 77, of Roswell, NM, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. He was born on July 15, 1937 in Greensville, IN. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Thelma Sommerville, as well as his brothers James and Jerry Sommerville, and...

  • Justin Hunt in Oakland, California

    NM-made movie to preview in Roswell

    April 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ben Christman Photo Film director Justin Hunt in Oakland, California. Former Roswell resident and award-winning director Justin Hunt is bringing his latest film to the Allen family of theaters, including locations in Roswell, Las Cruces and Alamogordo. The...