Author archives: - RDR

  • Eugene L. Anderson

    July 27, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services will be held at a later date in McLean, Texas for Eugene L. Anderson, age 88, of Roswell, who passed away on July 24, 2014. Bro Haines will officiate. Eugene was born September 24, 1925, in Stillwater, Minnesota, to Axel and Frances...

  • Phyllis June Steele House

    July 27, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services for Phyllis June Steele House, 71, of Roswell will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at South Park Cemetery. She passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014. Visitation will be Monday, July 28, from 1 – 5 p.m. at the funeral home....

  • no-image1-537x350

    Plague activity continues in the East Mountain area

    July 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE — The New Mexico Department of Health and the Department of Game and Fish report continuing instances of plague in the East Mountain area, which includes parts of Bernalillo, Torrance and Santa Fe counties. Two animals, a mountain lion and a small...

  • Dear Editor: 7-26-14

    July 26, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I once saw a movie called Antz, It’s an animated full length cartoon about an ant colony. The opening scene is the main character ant sitting in a psychiatrist’s office saying, “I feel so insignificant.” The psychiatrist ant relies,...

  • Dear Editor: 7-25-14

    July 25, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear Editor: In response to Keith Bell’s cartoon in the Roswell Daily Record (7/18), we, the “rescuers” care for all of the vulnerable, whether children or animals. If you check with the court Appointed Special Advocates for children (CASA), the dogs...

  • no-image1-537x350

    NM lawmakers to host energy secretary for WIPP discussion

    July 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce announced Thursday that U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will visit Carlsbad on Aug. 12 for a discussion about the ongoing recovery at the Waste Isolation Pilot...

  • no-image1-537x350

    Domestic well water testing event Saturday

    July 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico Environment Department and the New Mexico Department of Health will participate in the Roswell Health Fair and will host a domestic well water testing event. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Roswell Boys & Girls...

  • Frances C. Biggers-Hayes

    July 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Frances C. Biggers-Hayes was born to Marvin Hutchins and Dorothy Wilhite in Mexico, Mo., August 16, 1938. She lived in Roswell for many years working in homes caring for the elderly. She indeed was a caring person! She retired from Eastern New Mexico Medical...

  • Larry E. Billig

    July 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Larry E. Billig, 90, of Roswell, went home to be with the Lord on July 21, 2014. He was born May 7, 1924, in Greenville, Pennsylvania. He is survived by his son, Bob Billig and wife Colleen of Neosho, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Mary Ellen Billig of Denver,...

  • Charles Frederick Smith

    July 24, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A celebration of life service will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, July 28, at the New Mexico Military Institute Chapel for Charles Frederick Smith. Frank Lewis Smith III will officiate. Charles passed away peacefully at his home with his family at his side on July...