Author archives: - RDR

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    Sun vs. clouds

    August 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The sun breaks through the clouds as the sun sets behind Chili’s Grill and Bar and the Wal-Mart Supercenter, 4500 N. Main St., as seen from the Bealls parking lot Friday night. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

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    Robbery suspect flees from police, fights with officer

    August 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 27-year-old Roswell man faces multiple criminal charges after he allegedly threatened Walmart employees while stealing a computer from the store, then sped through town — speeding through stop signs and refusing to stop for police as they tried to pull...

  • Bethany Noel Becerra

    August 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service is scheduled at 11 a.m., Monday, August 24, 2015, at WayMaker Church 202 S. Sunset Ave. for Bethany Noel Becerra, 43, who passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015, at her home. Pastor Mark Green of WayMaker Church will officiate. Bethany was...

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    Not an artist, but still a painter

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A worker gives a sign a new coat of paint at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, 100 W. 11th St., Thursday. The Patricia Lubben Bassett Art Education Center is currently hosting the 32nd Annual Roswell Fine Arts League National Juried Art Show through...

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    Welcome back, Grizzle

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A welcome-back reception was held Friday at the home of Maj. Gen. Jerry Grizzle, right, superintendent of the New Mexico Military Institute. Pictured with Grizzle is Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

  • Police report: $750 gun stolen during aggravated burglary

    August 22, 2015 • 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...

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    Portion of North Montana Avenue to temporarily close

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A portion of North Montana Avenue will be closed beginning Tuesday as crews continue work on the installation of new water lines in the area. The portion between West Country Club Road and 27th Street will be closed to thru-traffic for about four weeks,...

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    RFD Call Log — Aug. 20-21

    August 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug 20 • At 7:00 a.m., smoke or odor removal, South Union Avenue and West Hobbs Street. • At 2:59 p.m., grass fire, 2700 block of South Lea Avenue....

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    DWI arrest in Chaves County for Aug. 20

    August 22, 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...

  • Ralph Cobos

    August 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    3-8-27 – 8-22-14 Missing my handsome dude. Just a year has gone by but to me it feels like yesterday. Thank you for the beautiful life you gave me and the memories. — Your loving wife [/auth...