Author archives: - RDR

  • MusicManPremiere

    ‘The Music Man’ opens strong at ENMU-R

    March 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Way Way Off Broadway’s weekend premiere of “The Music Man” got standing ovations all around. “We’ve received some of the best reviews from audience members on this show with the standout comment being the depth of talent among the whole cast,”...

  • Changes that come with Father Time

    March 22, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Since I was born, it’s now been 70 years. There has been laughter, and I have shed tears. Time caught up with me, put wrinkles on my face. Changed the color of my hair, and now I can’t keep the pace. Don’t forget the aches and pains that target each...

  • On bullying, horns and seeing only halos

    March 22, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    After reading the article in the RDR on March 12 with regard to bullying in the Roswell school system, I cannot resist making a comment. For 15 years as a school bus driver for Pollard Bus Co., I saw my share of bullying and the ugly side of misbehavior from...

  • Consider the kids during the winter

    March 22, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Please, please, please, for the sake of the many children who must catch a bus to go to school — or walk or ride a bike — keep Standard Time! I personally know how cold and scary those early hours can be. I caught the bus to Littlefield District (LFD)...

  • generic-newsbriefs

    Xcel Energy seeks OK for three wind projects

    March 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Xcel Energy wants regulatory approval to add more wind-generating operations or wind contracts in New Mexico and Texas to its business, a move the company said will save customers as much as $2.8 billion over 30 years. Xcel announced in a press release that...

  • Robert Howard Cress

    March 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert Howard Cress was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on March 14, 1925. He was the only child of Howard Willis Cress and Florence Anna Josephine Maywald Cress. Bob grew up in St. Paul, eventually joining the Navy in the waning days of WWII and trained as a...

  • Richard “Dickie” Tegeda

    March 21, 2017 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Richard “Dickie” Tegeda, 62, passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Roswell, NM. Richard was born in Roswell, NM on March 29, 1954, to Albert Tegeda and Ninfa Brady Tegeda. A Rosary will be held at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel, at 7 p.m....

  • JRSRRocketScience

    This IS rocket science!

    March 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Pictured, from left are: Steven Goluska, Jazmin Pando, Loden Basset, Jeffery Jones, Carlos Montoya, Lius Tarrango, David Wilden. (Submitted Photo) Editor’s note: The following article was written by a science teacher at Lake Arthur Middle School. In August,...

  • JRSROptimistEssay

    Student writers win contest

    March 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Winners who participated in the Sunrise Optimist Club Essay Contest; pictured are, from left: Zane Ellis, third place; Emilee Glenn, second place; Karen Hamilton, chairperson; Makylah Angela Apostol, first place; and McKenzy Secrist, fourth place. (Submitted...

  • Generic---Schools

    Spring Break activities to keep kids entertained

    March 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Registration is open for the upcoming Spring Break activities. The Lego program, “Brick by Brick” will start things off, but there is no sign-up required for this one and it is open to all ages. On March 29 at 4:30 p.m., there will be a Zentangle activity...