Author archives: - RDR

  • Gary O. Robertson

    October 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Gary O. Robertson, 80, of Carlsbad, NM, passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at University Medical Center in Lubbock, TX. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the...

  • Burnie “Nick” R. Nicholson Sr.

    October 28, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

        A memorial service for Burnie “Nick” R. Nicholson Sr., 78, of Roswell will be Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Doug Austin officiating. Military services will be provided by Roswell...

  • After we vote, don’t forget we still exist

    October 27, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    SANTA ROSA — They found us on the map, but what about after the election? Let’s hand it to both of New Mexico’s gubernatorial candidates. Republican incumbent Susana Martinez and Democratic rival Gary King both followed that tricky-to-navigate straight...

  • I am not “open to legalizing recreational marijuana”

    October 27, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor: I request that you print the following correction to a statement about me in your candidate endorsements: I am not “open to legalizing recreational marijuana” which is what you said in your endorsements. The Daily Record reporter who...

  • Daily Record endorses Riedel, Espinoza and Hanisee

    October 26, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    Susan Riedel for attorney general In the race for state attorney general, the Daily Record strongly endorses Republican challenger Susan Riedel. For nearly eight years, Democrat Attorney General Gary King had stood by and done nothing to stop political...

  • SPOTLIGHT-Waggoner-Mug-Shot

    Local architect has 35 city projects to his credit

    October 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    By Bill Moffitt Record Correspondent Roswell would not look the same without Dick Waggoner. With some 35 projects spread all over town, Roswell residents, no doubt, pass at least one of his buildings every day on the way to work or school. Born in Albuquerque...

  • BOOK-REVIEW-10-26

    New book highlights scary tales of New Mexico lore

    October 26, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record With Halloween right around the corner, it’s only (un)natural that readers are actively seeking out ghost stories. With so many tales of terror set in exotic, faraway locations such as Transylvania or Tibet, it’s...

  • AROUND-TOWN-graphic

    Preschool Storytime to be hosted every Friday

    October 26, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is hosting a preschool storytime every Friday at 9:30 a.m. in the Visitor’s Center. A short walk in the park will follow. For more information call Kathryn Law at 575-887-5516. Pumpkin Patch at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church...

  • Robbie Hause

    October 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

      Robbie Hause A celebration of life service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 28, at the New Mexico Military Institute Chapel for Robbie Lee Hause.  Sean Lee will officiate. Rob passed away on October 22, 2014 at the age of 47. ...

  • Donald Wayne Cruse

    October 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Donald Wayne Cruse, 84, of Arlington passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Arlington.  Cremation services are under the direction of Moore Funeral Home.  Inurnment will take place at Moore Memorial Gardens at a later date. Donald was born September 6,...