Author archives: - RDR

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    DWI arrest in Chaves County

    May 24, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (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...

  • Danny Ray Noble

    May 24, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Danny was born January 5, 1951 in Snowflake, AZ to John and Jean Noble. He passed away on May 11, 2016 in Albuquerque, NM after complications from pneumonia. Danny was one of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his parents; 2 sisters, Betty Noble...

  • Ruby Wilson Dec. 9, 1946 – May 18, 2016

    May 24, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services for Ruby Wilson, 69, of Roswell, NM are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, May 28th at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. Ruby was born to Nona and JD McFarland on December 9, 1946. She was married to James Wilson for 53 years. They were lifelong...

  • Rich have socialism, so why not everyone?

    May 24, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I read with some interest Ralph Rivera’s and William Dawes’ letters to the editor and I must say I disagree. They denigrate socialism and use Venezuela as a punching bag. That nation has had deep political and economic problems for many years and is still...

  • Celebrate caregivers at our city’s hospitals

    May 24, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Eastern New Mexico Medical Center and Lovelace Regional Hospital were a buzz with celebrations May 8-14 for National Hospital Week! The week celebrates hospitals and the women and men who support the health and well-being of their communities through...

  • Writer’s replacement theology disturbing

    May 24, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    In regard to “Israel’s founding not based on God” (May 14 letter), Ms. Smith is correct about the modern state of Israel: It bases its legitimacy on the Jewish people’s 3,000-year presence in and connection to the land, a history that led to the...

  • Extrapolating insights from census data access

    May 24, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    It’s amazing what you can learn about a place from its numbers. U.S. Census Bureau numbers, that is. If you’ve never linked into its Quick Facts data, you don’t know what you’re missing. For example, from this data I can tell you that when compared to...

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    Animal care groups, vets see good in distemper outbreak response

    May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The canine distemper epidemic in Roswell has been largely quelled, according to a local veterinarian, and the city reports that some reforms have occurred to prevent another outbreak. Only eight dogs were known to have the virus by May 20, said Dr. Craig...

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    Splash Pad opens this weekend

    May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city’s new Splash Pad at the Poe Corn Park on Second Street will open Friday in time for Memorial Day weekend. There is no charge for using the water recreation site. Hours are from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the summer. (Submitted Photo) The city’s...

  • Skateboarding teen assaulted with firearm

    May 23, 2016 • 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...