Author archives: - RDR

  • James Andrew White

    July 14, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 19, 2015, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for James Andrew White, age 87, of Roswell, who passed away on July 11, 2015. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, July 20, 2015, at First United...


    Tarin Bookkeeping celebrates grand opening

    July 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Veronica Tarin, center, and her staff at Tarin Bookkeeping and Tax Service celebrated their grand opening July 8. Tarin Bookkeeping and Tax Service provides services for individuals, businesses, tax services and preparation as well as immigration services....

  • Wade Douglas Whitman

    July 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Wade Douglas Whitman, age 34, passed away on July 4, 2015, in Roswell, New Mexico. Most will remember his dynamic personality, kind heart, and devotion to his children. Wade was always an individual who carved his own path through the world. From the time he...

  • Joyce Mirick

    July 11, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    “The Lady BANKER” Joyce Mirick of Roswell, formerly of Carlsbad, 86, passed peacefully after a brief illness in Albuquerque on July 4, 2015. She is survived by her loving and dedicated husband of 69 years, Therman “Skip” Mirick, son...

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — July. 9-10

    July 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: July 9 • At 7:30 a.m., medical call, 3400 block of South Union Avenue. • At 9:02 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of South Sunset Avenue. • At 9:30 a.m., medical call, 1600...

  • 071115-Margarita-Diaz

    Information sought in search for missing woman

    July 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The public’s help is being sought in locating an endangered missing Roswell woman who was last heard from Thursday afternoon. Margarita Diaz, 55, spoke with her daughter by phone mid-afternoon Thursday. The daughter did not find her mother at home when she...

  • Criminal damage at Buffalo Wild Wings

    July 10, 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...

  • Dear Editor: NMMI should return to supporting cadets

    July 10, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I am CPT Normand E Thomas, AUS (Ret). I attended NMMI from 1964-67 and received both my high school diploma (1966) and associate of arts degree (1967) from NMMI. After graduation I became a life member of the NMMI Alumni Association. I have tried to give...

  • The Roswell incident and pop culture

    July 10, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    Last weekend I experienced my first Cosmicon. That’s cosmic, not comic, aptly named for its interstellar flavor, which was inspired by an incident in 1947 that put Roswell on the international map. Cosmicon is an annual event, along with a science fiction...

  • poolio

    Keeping an eye on the flock

    July 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Andrea Flores, a senior at the University of New Mexico, watches as everyone tries to beat the heat at Cahoon Swimming Pool Thursday. Flores has been a lifeguard in the past but this is her first year lifeguarding at Cahoon. (Katy Ross Photo) [/auth...