Author archives: - RDR

  • “Is anger, hate a real solution to immigration?”

    July 8, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear Editor, On Sunday, July 6, The Roswell Daily Record published an article written by Mr. R.G. Bobby Villegas, which was titled; “Is anger, hate a real solution to immigration?” and who was billed as “Special To The Daily Record.” In his article...

  • Hobby Lobby decision affirms religious liberty

    July 8, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Jonathan Rauch had this take after the U.S. Supreme Court struck a blow for religious liberty with its Hobby Lobby decision last week. “The bottom line is nobody should hyperventilate about this ruling,” said Rauch, a senior fellow at the Brookings...

  • Velma Shultz Mallernee

    July 8, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Velma Shultz Mallernee Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 2:00 p.m., at South Park Cemetery for Velma Shultz Mallernee, age 90, of Roswell, New Mexico who passed away on July 5, 2014. Steve Bertin from Midway Baptist Church will be...

  • Martha Lee Barringer

    July 8, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Longtime Roswell resident Martha Lee Barringer passed away at UNM Hospital in Albuquerque, NM, on July 7, 2014. Martha was born on December 4, 1931, in Oklahoma City, OK, to Daniel F. Schindler and Helen Harbin Schindler. She spent her childhood in McLeod,...

  • Margaret Rose McLaren

    July 8, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Margaret Rose McLaren, born January 30, 1941 in London England, passed away July 2, 2014. Known as Margo to all her family and friends travelled the world with her husband James and settled in the USA over 27 years ago becoming a citizen. Margo’s chosen...

  • Joseph Andrew Madrid

    July 8, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary for Joseph Andrew Madrid, 20, of Dexter, NM will be at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A memorial service will be at 10:00 AM, Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Joseph Andrew...

  • Concepcion “Concha” Garcia

    July 8, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

      Concepcion “Concha” Garcia On Friday, July 4, 2014, our Father sent his angels to take our beloved mother home. Our mother went home peacefully surrounded by Joe, Chela, Oliva, Sonia and Soledad, her children. We thank our Lord for our mother. A...


    Heck newest addition to Daily Record staff

    July 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Heck   Jerry Heck is the latest addition to the writing staff at the Roswell Daily Record. He has lived in Roswell for more than 10 years as an active member of the community. Heck is a member of the American Legion Post 28, the Roswell Gun Club, Roswell...

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    Film grant given by George R.R. Martin

    July 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    New Mexico filmmakers will have the chance to win a $5,000 grant from the New Mexico Film Foundation. George R.R. Martin, the author of “Game of Thrones,” funded the grant, according to a press release. Anyone in New Mexico can apply for the grant. They...

  • Ralph A. (Rick) Vandewart, 72

    July 6, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Longtime Area Rancher Ralph A. (Rick) Vandewart, passed away June 29, 2014, after an extended illness; He was 72 years of age. He is survived by his wife, Tip, of the home and sister Sue Vandewart of San Antonio, NM. In addition, he leaves a niece, Robin...