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  • Man arrested for paraphernalia

    January 9, 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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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Dec. 7

    January 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 7 • At 8:06 a.m., fire alarm, 500 block of West Hobbs Street. • At 8:16 a.m., medical call, Wagon Trail. • At 10:14 a.m., medical call, 500 block of East Forest...

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    Girl Scouts to host Polar Party

    January 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    If it’s cold outside on Saturday, come indoors and warm up at the Polar Party. Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest will hold a Polar Party from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Girl Scout Center, 1307 E. College Blvd. The event is open to all girls K-12 and...

  • Marriage dissolutions in Chaves County

    January 9, 2015 • Public RecordComments (0)

    The following marriages were dissolved in the 5th Judicial District Court in Chaves County from Dec. 5, 2014, to Jan. 7, 2015. • Dec. 5: Delphina Garcia v. Jesus G. Garcia. • Dec. 8: Isidro Baca Bueno v. Margarita Baca • Dec. 9: Ernest Mbow Asani v....

  • Robert W. Yeo

    January 9, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert W. Yeo, 98, of Roswell, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. Services will be Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Rehkamp Funeral Chapel in Minneota, Minnesota. Interment will follow at Burton Cemetery. Robert’s favorite scripture was John 1:1-5....

  • David Ingalls

    January 9, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    David Ingalls, of Small Towns Everywhere, finally gave kidney cancer the finger and went to be with his Heavenly Father on January 5, 2015. Born in Huron, SD on August 6, 1952, Dave leaves behind his wife Trisha, two daughters, Amy Reinert (Rob) Ft Wayne, IN,...

  • Gene Allen Prag

    January 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    No services are scheduled at this time for Gene Allen Prag, 61, who passed Sunday, January 4, 2014, in Roswell. Gene will be cremated according to his wishes. He will lie in state Saturday, January 10, 2015, at Ballard Funeral Home from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Gene...

  • Dear Editor: 1-9-15

    January 8, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, On Jan. 6, the RDR published a letter written by Mr. John Ford who quoted the plaque on the Statue of Liberty which begins, “Give me your tired, your poor…” to bolster his argument that “right wingers” are trying to stem the flow of...

  • Dear Editor: 1-8-15

    January 8, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, The recent proposal by Police Chief Phil Smith to start a new program called Hot Spot — in which police provide extra focus on small areas that data show have a high crime occurrence — is a good reminder that our police department must always...

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    And they’re off!

    January 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs this year will feature the largest horse race purse ever for 2-year-olds and surpass the Kentucky Derby overall in payout, track officials say. The race on Labor Day, Sept. 7, will offer a $3 million purse, which...