Author archives: - RDR

  • James Neil Denson Jr.

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James Neil Denson Jr. lost his battle with cancer on Friday, August 14, 2015 at home on his cannabis farm with his family present. He fought fiercely to the very end when his body succumbed to the horrible disease. He leaves behind two children, Maiya, age...

  • Dorothy Bledsoe Ford

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A celebration of the life of Dorothy Bledsoe Ford will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. Our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away on August 13, 2015...

  • Lucy Miranda

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A prayer service is scheduled for 7 p.m., Friday, August 21, 2015 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Lucy Miranda, 79, who passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015 in Albuquerque. A funeral mass is scheduled at 10 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 at St. Peter’s...

  • Geronimo “Jerry” Aragon

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 for Geronimo “Jerry” Aragon, age 60, of Roswell, who passed away August 19, 2015. A funeral mass will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Assumption Catholic Church. A further...

  • Back to school and freedom in teaching

    August 19, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    It’s back-to-school time and, oh, the memories. I remember being a little kid and looking forward to the return with a mixture of dread and excitement. Dread because the summer was freedom and it was coming to an end; excitement because every new school...

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    CofC hosting credit card security seminar

    August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A seminar regarding credit card security is scheduled for a Thursday lunchtime session at the Roswell Chamber of Commerce. The free program that runs from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. will feature a discussion about credit card companies will soon require merchants...

  • Two arrested on drug charges

    August 19, 2015 • 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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    RFD Call Log — Aug. 17

    August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug. 17 • At 12:18 p.m., structure fire, 1600 block of West Hendricks Street. • At 9:32 p.m., fire alarm, East Earl Cummings Loop. From Aug 17 -Aug...

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    DWI arrest in Chaves County

    August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (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...

  • Lucy Miranda

    August 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Lucy Miranda, 79, who passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015, in Albuquerque, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...