Author archives: - RDR

  • Nora Franco

    February 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (1)

    My mom, Nora Franco, was born in Picacho, NM on October 26, 1935. She worked hard all her life and was a giving, loving, generous person who always accepted everyone as they were. She worked as a CNA for over 20 years. She always gave all she had to her...


    Flipping out

    February 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Who says church pastors can’t have a friendly competition?  A pancake flipping contest with three local church pastors participating was held Tuesday in the fellowship hall at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church.  Rev. Dale W. Plummer (wearing chef’s...

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    Nominations sought for 2015 Community Leadership Awards

    February 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Leadership Roswell Alumni Association is soliciting nominations for its 2015 Annual Community Leadership Awards. The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, March 31. The criteria for each award and nomination form are below. The nomination form is available...

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    ILEA-Roswell welcomes new class

    February 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: The 26th training session began Tuesday at the International Law Enforcement Academy in Roswell with 35 delegates attending from Albania, Kosovo and Romania. The delegates are a combination of police officers, judges and prosecutors.  Each country had...

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    DWI arrests in Chaves County Feb. 12-15

    February 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

      In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • $700 coin dispenser beaten for change

    February 19, 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...

  • Lorenza Cortez Robles

    February 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lorenza Cortez Robles, 84, passed away Saturday, February 14, 2015. She was born on September 5, 1930, in Austin, Texas. Jesse V. Robles was her beloved husband whom she married November 17, 1947, in Lubbock, Texas. Being a great mother and housewife, Lorenza...

  • Joseph Laddie O’Michael

    February 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Joseph Laddie O’Michael, 89, passed away on February 14, 2015. He was born on March 18, 1925, in Pennsylvania to Laddie and Mary (Demisky) O’Michael. For over 25 years, Joseph worked in the automotive industry as a machinist for Fisher Body. He proudly...

  • Sarah O’Connor-Green

    February 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sarah O’Connor-Green, 27, of Sandy, Utah, died in a car accident on Interstate 15 near Bountiful, Utah early on February 10, 2015. O’Connor-Green is survived by her husband Patrick and four children, Drew Keelin, 11; Keri Green, 7; and Michelle and...

  • Robert Jesse Allen

    February 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert (Bob) Allen, 79, was called home by the Lord on February 17, 2015. He was born in New Bedford, MA, the son of Fred and Ruth Allen, who predeceased him. At the age of 17 years and 3 days, he left to enter the US Marine Corps during the Korean War Era....