Author archives: - RDR

  • romero

    Roswell man charged with teen’s murder; Police said teen’s hogtied body found buried in backyard

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell man has been bound over to district court on first-degree murder and other charges after he allegedly killed a Roswell teen and buried the victim in his backyard in 2013. Antonio Orlando “Landito” Romero, 24, formerly of the 700 block of East...

  • ucka

    Bloomin’ yuccas

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Full blooms on a Yucca stands out against a clear, blue New Mexico sky on West Second Street Monday. (Bill Moffitt Photo) [/auth...

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    Keller transplant No. 3 fills PR slot

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    To bring in a director of public relations, the city of Roswell has once again wrestled away a hire from Keller, Texas. DeAnna Beseda will be the third high-level staffer to join Roswell City Hall in the last seven months, following City Manager Steve...

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    Udall staff host military academy info session

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    U.S. Sen. Tom Udall will host an information session at New Mexico Military Institute Tuesday for high school students and recent graduates interested in applying to the U.S. military service academies. The Military Service Academy Information Session will be...

  • GUITARguy

    J.S. Ward hosts Business After Hours

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Nolan Chumbley entertains the crowd as J.S. Ward and Son hosts Business After Hours with the Roswell Redcoats Thursday afternoon. (Curtis Michaels Photo) [/auth...

  • Cinderella-pageant

    Congrats, Zia

    April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Zia Kaye Waldo, 2, was crowned Miss Cinderella Tiny Tot for her division at a pageant Saturday in Ruidoso at Mountain Annie’s Event Center. She is the daughter of Daniel and Myranda Waldo, who live in Nogal. Zia will participate in the Smokey Bear parade in...

  • Demetrio “Chico” Espinoza

    April 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Demetrio “Chico” Espinoza, 70, who passed away Monday, April 20, 2015, in Lubbock, TX. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

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    Drug takeback Saturday

    April 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Neighborhood Watch office, working with the Roswell Police Department, will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted...

  • Dear Editor: 4-24-15

    April 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, As an owner of recreational riding horses in New Mexico since 1992, I was taken aback yesterday when my mailbox produced a letter from the Eddy County Assessor, including an unexplained “rendering form” showing different kinds of livestock....

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    Honoring Earth Day

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Home Garden Club planting flowers at the Roswell Museum & Art Center on Earth Day. Pictured are Michael Hall, director of the Museum, Isabel Olsen, Pam Davis, president of HGC, and Gloria Mendiola. (Max Scally Photo) [/auth...