Author archives: - RDR

  • FanGiveaway

    Business gives away nearly 200 fans

    August 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Salvation Army Commander Lt. Joe West. Though Ace Hardware is in the business of selling fans, for the past two years it has given away thousands of fans for free or at cost. Ace Hardware corporate headquarters decided to implement a fan giveaway program one...

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    Elevators temporarily out at Carlsbad Caverns

    August 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    CARLSBAD — During a safety test run Thursday morning, one of the secondary elevator cars at Carlsbad Caverns unexpectedly stalled in the hoist way with no passengers aboard. For safety reasons, the elevators were taken out-of-service while park elevator...

  • GrandJury081216

    Six recently indicted by grand jury

    August 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Angel G. Arrellanes, 23, of the 600 block of East Sixth Street was indicted Aug. 4 on charges of distribution of marijuana or synthetic cannabinoids, a fourth-degree felony, possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor, and improper equipment – driving a...

  • Man arrested for having syringes

    August 11, 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...

  • Jeffery Charles Hatch

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    It is with deep and heavy sadness that we announce the death of Jeffery Charles Hatch, 50, of Roswell, NM. The beloved husband of Roberta Atkinson for 11 years, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, August 7, 2016. Jeff was born on June 25, 1966, to...

  • Julio Gonzales

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Julio Gonzales, born in Roswell, March 1, 1955, passed away on July 22, 2016. His parents were Antonio Gonzales and Concepcion Gonzales. He passed away in Santa Fe and had memorial services at St. Ann’s Catholic Church and cremation has taken place....

  • Romona (Adams) McKibben

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Romona (Adams) McKibben, 72, of Edmond, Oklahoma, passed away on August 2nd, 2016. Romona, known as “Mike” to a lot of her family, and “Nona” to her grandkids, was born on March 15, 1944 in Great Bend, Kansas. Romona spent the first few years of her...

  • Gloria Chappell

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Gloria Chappell was born on June 15, 1929 in Sedan, Kansas and passed away on August 10, 2016 in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She was raised in Nebraska and attended the University of Nebraska on a vocal music scholarship. After her first year of college, she and...

  • Janelle Diane Cuccatti

    August 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Janelle Diane Cuccatti, 71, of Roswell, NM, passed away July 24, 2016 following liver disease complications. Everyone knew her simply as Diane. She was born in Centralia, IL and adopted by Cecil and Delores Vaughn. She graduated from Centralia High School and...

  • Pokémon GO, or what’s wrong with a little escapism?

    August 11, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    I want to be the very best that no one ever was … Ah, nostalgia. ‘Tis an incense greater than myrrh, frankincense or Chanel. Olfactory reminiscing aside, Pokémon GO has quickly become a summer monsoon of popularity. From the Ash Ketchums to the Professor...