Author archives: - RDR

  • Paul Miranda

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Paul Miranda, 80, passed away on April 2, 2015, in Roswell. He was born on February 18, 1935 to Ralph Miranda and Molly Tafoya in Roswell. A rosary will be recited on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 10 a.m. in the Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Deacon...

  • John D. Helmstetler Sr.

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John D. Helmstetler, Sr., 83, of Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at his home. There will be no visitation. A graveside service is scheduled for Thursday, April 9, 2015, at 2 p.m., at South Park Cemetery, Roswell, New Mexico....

  • Rev. Edward Dean Lee

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial and interment service for Rev. Edward Dean Lee will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 11 a.m. in Woodbine Cemetery, Section 7.  Rev. Lee died at his home in Morgan Hill, California, on March 9, 2015, at age 66. He was born on August 18, 1948,...

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    Pet of the Week

    April 8, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    These male Chihuahua mixes are both as sweet as can be and were found together as strays on South Richardson Avenue. It is not known whether they are related. The one on top is brown and 3 years old. The one on bottom is tan and 5 years old. They are both in...

  • Manuel Montez

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A viewing for Manuel Montez, 33, of Dexter, will be at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home April 8-10 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. with a memorial service on Saturday, April 11 at 10 a.m. at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Chapel. Manuel was born on October 15, 1981 to Agapito...

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    A bird’s eye on the courthouse

    April 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Shawn Naranjo Photo Justice may be blind, but owls can see at night. This great-horned owl was seen roosting for several weeks on a tree along Fourth Street at the Chaves County Courthouse. The bird would roost in the same tree every day, but on different...

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    The day the sun rose twice

    April 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Timothy P. Howsare Photo Daily Record Editor Timothy P. Howsare on Saturday visited the Trinity Site where the first atomic bomb was detonated nearly 70 years ago on July 16, 1945. The monument pictured above marks Ground Zero. Throngs of people from all over...

  • Earsley “Chico” Barnett, III

    April 7, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service is scheduled at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Earsley “Chico” Barnett, III, 36, who passed away Monday, March 30, 2015 at Lovelace Medical Center in Albuquerque, NM. Father Josh Duplissey, OFM of...

  • Brett Leach

    April 7, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Brett Leach, 67, of Roswell, NM, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015. He was born November 21, 1947, in Portales, NM, to Ernest J. and Veda Mae Leach who preceded him in death. He graduated from Portales High School in 1965 and from Eastern New Mexico...

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    ENMU regent from Roswell dies

    April 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    PORTALES — Brett Leach, a member of the Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents who lived in Roswell with his wife Andi, passed away on Friday in Roswell after a lengthy illness. He was 67. Leach was past president of the Roswell Sunrise Rotary and...