Author archives: - RDR

  • Elisa C. Flores

    December 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Elisa C. Flores went home peacefully to be with Our Lord and Savior on Tuesday, December 09, 2014. The family will be accepting visitation from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Saturday, December 13, 2014 and 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sunday, December 14, 2014. Services will...


    Police seeking 2 men following shooting

    December 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department closed a section of South Main Street between Chisum and Hobbs streets as it investigated a shooting that was reported around 10 a.m. Tuesday. (Max Scally Photo)   Roswell Police are seeking two men in connection with a...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted 12-11-14

    December 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The individuals below are wanted by the Roswell Police Department in connection to the crimes listed. Individuals are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of these individuals, or having any other...

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Dec. 9-10

    December 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Dec. 9 • At 9:57 a.m., medical call, St. Mary’s Place. • At 9:58 a.m., public assist, 300 block of West Linda Vista Boulevard. • At 11:13 a.m., medical call, 2800...

  • Rebekah Miranda McClelland

    December 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Rebekah Miranda McClelland, 29, passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014. Rebekah was born February 1, 1985 in Roswell, NM, to David Cole and Carol S. Coggins. She was born in Roswell, NM, and attended the Roswell Independent Schools throughout her education....

  • Vera Markel

    December 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services for Vera Markel, 83, of Roswell will be held at 10 AM, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 at Tabernacle Baptist Church with Pastor Pete Muerlo officiating. She passed Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. Vera was born Nov. 2, 1931 to Joseph Markel and Velma Jenkins...

  • Gary Robertson

    December 11, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial service for Gary Robertson, 80, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Sunset Church of Christ, 1308 W. Blodgett Street, Carlsbad, NM with Brian McGonagill and Charles Robertson officiating. Denton-Wood Funeral Home, 1001 N....

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    Asleep at the Wheel to play The Liberty

    December 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Asleep at the Wheel will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday at The Liberty. (Mary Keating-Bruton Photo)   Rey Berrones Vision Editor After a little more than a decade, Asleep at the Wheel returns to Roswell. According to lead singer Ray Benson, the last time...


    Helping local veterans

    December 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A luncheon was held Saturday at the Elks Lodge to thank the volunteers for Southeast New Mexico Veterans Transportation Network, which transports local veterans to medical appointments in Artesia, Albuquerque and El Paso. The organization has 22 drivers and...


    Warm welcomes from St. Nick

    December 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    St. Nicholas stands ready to greet visitors during Sunday’s open house at the Historical Society of Southeastern New Mexico Museum, 208 N. Lea Ave. The museum and the archive building were both decked out for Christmas while local authors signed books for...