Author archives: - RDR

  • Christina Lee Bartlett

    March 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Christina Lee Bartlett passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at the age of 56. She was born in Ruidoso Downs on October 7, 1960, to Clifford Chavez and Dolores Chavez. A memorial service will be at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, March 25,...

  • Casey James Delay

    March 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    With deep sadness the family of Casey James Delay, 15, announce his passing on Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Pecos, TX. Casey was born in Albuquerque, NM, on December 09, 2001, to Christopher James Delay and Chrysta Tricarico. A tribute of Casey’s life may...

  • Russell G. Loomis

    March 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Russell G. Loomis, age 95, of Truth or Consequences, NM passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017. He will lie in state from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, March 23, 2017 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 24, 2017 at...

  • Gonzalo Armijo

    March 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gonzalo Armijo, 82, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 17, 2017, in Roswell, NM. A memorial service will be held at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel, on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 2 p.m. A tribute of Gonzalo’s life may be found at...

  • Filmmaking runs strong in New Mexico

    March 21, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Editor’s note: This column was first released for publication last June. My older daughter tells a great story about how she met Jeff Bridges and didn’t even know it. She was a teenager at the time, working at a local bookstore in “the original” Las...

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    Birthday girl gives back

    March 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Four Paws Pet Pantry helps low-income families feed their dogs, and cats too. They work strictly on donations. For the third year in a row, Millie Smith has taken donations to Four Paws instead of birthday gifts at her birthday party. This year, she raised...

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    Recent DWI arrests

    March 20, 2017 • 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...

  • Multiple burglaries plague Roswell

    March 20, 2017 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    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...

  • Closing pool, pushing new ones suspicious

    March 20, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (1)

    With the city’s approval, a local private citizen commissioned an independent engineering report to validate or dismiss the administration’s concerns regarding the Cahoon Park Pool. When city government decided to close the pool, they did not ask the city...

  • Cinco de Mayo fest to be in wrong part

    March 20, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I read in the March 5, 2017, Sunday edition of the Roswell Daily Record that Cinco de Mayo festivities are once again relegated to a soccer practice field in north Roswell. It puzzles me that a city with three large beautiful parks would downgrade Cinco de...