Author archives: - RDR

  • Preparing to celebrate memorial of Christ’s death

    March 24, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Worldwide, volunteers have begun distributing invitations to the Memorial of Jesus Christ’s death, which this year, falls on Tuesday, April 11 after sundown. Jesus himself instituted this celebration at the Passover of 33 C.E. As the Apostle Paul says, “I...

  • Commending detectives for reopening cold case

    March 24, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Sometimes I can be a little harsh on Roswell’s leaders and its police department. However, from time to time I am proven wrong about some things and when this happens, then I want to be certain to give praise and kudos to those who are deserving of these...

  • Public Records

    March 23, 2017 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Divorces Final Nov. 1 Michelle J. Schmid vs Carroll W. Schmid Filed Nov. 9 Larry Quiroz vs Krista Quiroz Filed Nov. 10 Coriann Smith vs Damien Smith Whitney Davis vs Kalama Davis Final Nov. 16 Stephanie Marie Garcia vs Rudy Joel Garcia Final Nov. 17 Adair...

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    Ceremony for park facelift today

    March 23, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    City officials, including Mayor Dennis Kintigh, have announced a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday at 3:30 p.m. to commemorate new and refurbished playground equipment at the John W. Hall Park. The park, named in 1935 for a former mayor, is located next to the...

  • Man arrested on charge of battery

    March 23, 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...

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    City holds event to recruit for public safety careers

    March 23, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city of Roswell is holding an event Tuesday evening about career opportunities with the city police and fire departments. The event also will allow people to sign up for emergency notifications and will debut the police department’s first “Why I Wear...

  • Benina O. Benavides

    March 23, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Benina O. Benavides, age 84, passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in Albuquerque, NM. Benina was born on July 14, 1932 in Hagerman, NM, to Estanislado and Susan Najar. She attended St. Mary’s School of Nursing, and UNM Behavioral Health, attaining her...

  • Donnie Lyons Sr.

    March 23, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Donnie Lyons, 53, of Roswell, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017. He was born March 4, 1964, to Don and Betty Lyons. He is survived by his wife, Renie Lyons, the love of his life for 34 years. Two sons, Donnie Lyons Jr. and his companion, Karen Clark and his...

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    Warehouse 1402: Behind the scenes tour on Saturday

    March 23, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Alamogordo March 25 The Warehouse 1402: Behind the scenes tour is part of the “Inside the Cube: Women in Space History” program. For Women’s History month, join New Mexico Museum of Space History’s curator Sue Taylor and assistant curator Jim Mayberry...

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    First Early College grad going strong

    March 23, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell’s first Early College High School graduate, Tanner Thornton, 16, says he is doing well in his engineering classes at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, according to an Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell press release. Thornton was in...