Author archives: - RDR

  • Man arrested for larceny

    January 27, 2015 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    An alleged shoplifter tried to make his getaway from the Roswell Kmart Sunday night (Jan. 25) on a bicycle that was among the items he was trying to leave the store with, but the store’s loss-prevention officers prevented him from riding out of the building...

  • RFD-patch

    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 23-26

    January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 23 • At 8:13 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of West Summit Street. • At 8:22 a.m., fire alarm, 100 block of South Utah Avenue. • At 9:05 a.m., medical call, 1000...

  • SNOW-DRAGON-1-27

    Fire and ice

    January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jeremy Salinas built this impressive snow dragon in his yard during last week’s heavy snowfall. The dragon was built at 1907 South Heights. It took Salinas about three hours to build the 12-foot long dragon. He used lots of food coloring to dye the dragon...

  • Dear Editor: 1-27-15

    January 27, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, This letter is in response to the Sunday column “For drivers, NM 49th most risky state on your wallet.” I’m a libertarian and I will preface by saying I’m insured, including uninsured/underinsured on my policy. I oppose the laws that...

  • Shirley Ann Shaw

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 30, 2015 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Shirley Ann Shaw, age 79, of Roswell who passed away, surrounded by her loved ones, on January 26, 2015. Private graveside services will be held at a...

  • Tonya Fuller

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral Services for Tonya Fuller, 69, of Dexter, NM, will be held at 10:30 AM, Thursday, January 29, 2015, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Ron Fuller and Reed Wheeler will be officiating with burial to follow at General McBride Veterans Cemetery....

  • Paul Fredrick Willems

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Paul Fredrick Willems, 85, who passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 at Mission Arch Care Center. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Russell DeKay

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial Services are scheduled for 1:00pm, Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at Lagrone Funeral Chapel for Russell DeKay, 88, of Roswell, who passed away, Sunday, January 25th. Pastor Randy Nolen will officiate. Russell was a member of Westminster Presbyterian...

  • Jessie Espinosa Martinez

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jessie Espinosa Martinez, age 93 went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 26, 2015 at 1:30 a.m. in Roswell. Visitation will be held at LaGrone Funeral Chapel on Thursday, January 29, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held on...

  • Tessa Lee Sallee

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Tessa Lee Sallee, 96, passed from this life on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. Services will be conducted by Kerry Holton (former minister) and will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at the Country Club Road Church of...