Author archives: - RDR

  • Celeste Angelica Graven

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Celeste Angelica Graven was born on Nov. 2, 1926, in Roswell, New Mexico, to Joseph and Rebecca Varela. She died July 7, 2015, at Loma Linda Hospital in California. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Arthur Graven and sons David and James Graven...

  • Virginia Louise Stout Word

    July 16, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Virginia Louise Stout Word of Roswell, NM, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, July 13, 2015. She was 73 years old. Virginia was born on April 4, 1942, to John D. Stout and Ellen Richmond Stout in Carlsbad, NM, who both preceded her in death....

  • butterfiles

    A blooming success

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of Morning Garden Club, Roswell, planted this garden at Delaware and Riverside in Cahoon Park on April 25 and now it is blooming profusely. The club trying to provide plants that attract attract pollinators, specifically butterflies. As members of...

  • 071515-Girl's-Nation

    Roswell High School student elected to go to Washington for Girls’ Nation

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Cameron Estrada is not only waiting for her shift to begin as a lifeguard at the ENMU-R swimming pool Tuesday; she’s also anxiously waiting to spend a week in Washington, D.C., as a New Mexico representative of Girls’ Nation. Estrada graduated...

  • crawler

    Three hospitalized after crash, car fire

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Roswell Firefighter cools the burned engine compartment of a Toyota sedan Tuesday evening, after extinguishing a car fire that began right after it collided with another vehicle around 8:30 p.m. (Jared Tucker Photo) The New Mexico State Police is...

  • 071015-MOST-WANTED-Eugene-Deason

    Roswell’s Most Wanted: David Eugene Deason

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    David Eugene Deason is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Deason, 36, is described as 5-feet, 11-inches tall and weighing 240 pounds, with brown hair and green eyes. He is wanted of trafficking controlled...

  • -newbriefs

    Local Briefs

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Road closes for construction A portion of Union Avenue south from Country Club Road will be closed next week as crews continue work on the installation of a new water line in that area. Union Avenue will be closed between Country Club Road and Sorrento Drive....

  • RFD-patch

    RFD Call Log — July 13 and 14

    July 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. July 13 • At 1:47 p.m., fire alarm, 500 block of North Main Street. • At 1:53 p.m., motor vehicle accident, West Mountain View Road and South Main...

  • Dear Editor: RPD apologizes for failing to locate body

    July 15, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    On the night of July 9, a Roswell Police Department sergeant was parked outside a store when a family member of Margarita Diaz approached and informed the sergeant Ms. Diaz had been missing since earlier that day. The sergeant asked the family member to come...

  • Authorities respond to garden accessory theft

    July 15, 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...