Author archives: - RDR

  • GOLF-7-29

    Golfing to feed others­­

    July 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Submitted Photo The Salvation Army’s Annual Golf Tournament kicked off on Saturday at NMMI. Tournament proceeds from golfers and hole sponsors will help feed over 3,000 people this month in Chaves County alone. Annually, the Food Bank must raise over...


    Eddy County officer honored in San Antonio

    July 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Staff Report An Eddy County Sheriff’s Office sergeant was honored in San Antonio last week. Eddy County Sheriff Scott London and Sgt. Jacob Jaquez traveled to San Antonio to attend an awards ceremony where several of San Antonio Police Department’s...

  • ­Driver arrested after driving on wrong side of road early Saturday

    July 29, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a man for driving down the wrong side of Main Street early Saturday morning. Officers observed a black Dodge Ram pickup truck heading north in the southbound lane of North Main Street at about 2:40 a.m. Justin Tyler Mendenhall, 27, of...

  • Doyle Glen Miles

    July 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Doyle Glen Miles, beloved son of Doyle Lee Miles and Fana Lou Porter Miles, passed away unexpectedly on July 21, 2014 in Montrose, Colorado. Glen was born June 18, 1959 in Clovis, New Mexico to Doyle and Fana Lou Miles and grew up in Dexter, New Mexico and...

  • Lillie Mae Berry

    July 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Lillie Mae Berry Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at South Park Cemetery, for Lillie Mae Berry, age 102, who passed away on July 28, 2014, at Mission Arch Care Center. Robert Vie will officiate. Lillie Mae was born on...

  • Robert “Bob” James Rich Jr.

    July 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

     Robert “Bob” James Rich Jr. Services are pending for Robert “Bob” James Rich Jr., 81, of Dexter, NM at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory. He passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014. [/auth...

  • Wanda “June” Williams Stanley

    July 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    June 17, 1931-July 27, 2014 Heaven has gained a truly wonderful woman, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, mother-in-law, friend, bowler, banjo player, piano player, singer, gardener, card player, checker player, domino player, PEO sister, and golfer....

  • Winnie Mae Gahegan

    July 29, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Winnie Mae Gahegan A graveside service for Winnie Mae Gahegan, 84, of Dexter will be Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 10 a.m. at South Park Cemetery with Robert Gibson officiating. The family will be accepting visitation from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 29,...

  • Crunch time on Iran nuke talks

    July 29, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    Since the minute he set foot in the White House, President Obama has pursued one foreign policy objective with uncharacteristic clarity and focus: avoiding war with Iran. Whatever the merits of the goal, the approach has actually been a narrow success. Now,...

  • Let’s see if I have this straight.

    July 29, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, Let’s see if I have this straight. Hamas fires hundreds of rockets into Israel with the intent of harming Israeli civilians. Israel sends the military to clear out the area from which the rockets are being fired. Israel also finds tunnels that...