Author archives: - RDR

  • Henry Lee Anglin

    October 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    May 27, 1918 ~ Sept. 6, 2014 Henry Lee Anglin, 96, of Ft. Lupton, CO passed away Sept. 6, 2014, at Ashley Manor Assisted Living. Henry was born on May 27, 1918, in Stratford, Oklahoma, to Sam and Mary Lee (Rushing) Anglin. Henry married Dorothy Norman on Aug....

  • Newspaper supports these candidates

    October 4, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    The editorial staff of the Roswell Daily Record is endorsing the following state and national candidates in the Nov. 4 General Election.   Weh for Senate In the race for U.S. Senate, the Daily Record endorses Republican challenger Allen Weh. Weh is a...

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    Countdown to election day

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Absentee in-person voting begins Oct. 7 and runs through Oct. 17 at the Chaves County Clerk’s Office, Area D. Voters may cast absentee in-person ballots Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the clerk’s office at 1 St. Mary’s Place. Early...

  • Rodeo-Action

    Rodeo action

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Spectators watch the action at the Chisum Challenge Ranch Rodeo Friday night at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair. Below: Fifteen teams of competitors line up for the Chisum Challenge Ranch Rodeo at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair Friday. The rodeo...

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    Blue Cross tells some customers they must shift

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE — A major insurer is telling thousands of New Mexico residents that they’ll have to select new plans for individual health care coverage. Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico last week sent a letter to customers now covered by individual...

  • Joe-Ponce-2014

    Ponce is a familiar fixture at the fair

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Joe Ponce talks about his 27 years of working the St. John’s Catholic Church food booth at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair Thursday. Ponce said that it takes four hours of preparation time in order to make their selection of American and Mexican food...

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    Texas man dies after brake drum accident

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Texas man was killed in an unusual accident between Eunice and Hobbs Thursday after a brake drum plowed through the windshield of his vehicle. State police said an initial investigation determined Freddy Olivas Gonzalez, of Denver City, was traveling...


    Assurance Home turns crisis into hope for adolescents

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Assurance Home is a safe haven where at risk youth can make the transition from crisis to hope. (Submitted Photo)   Assurance Home strives to offer comfort and healing to adolescent children who have suffered from abuse, neglect and abandonment. It...

  • TV, PlayStation 3 and camera stolen

    October 4, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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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    Cone is Market Steer Grand Champ

    October 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Kaly Cone, of Portales, won for Grand Champion Market Steer. She is a member of Roosevelt 4H and Dora FFA. With Kaly, from left, are Fair Queen Stephanie Miller, father Mike Cone and judge Jim Williams. (Shawn Naranjo Photo) [/auth...