Author archives: - RDR

  • Kris Shuman

    May 9, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services will be held for Kris Shuman, 32, of Roswell at 2:00 PM, Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Tabernacle Baptist Church with Pastor Jason Perry officiating. He passed away Friday, May 2, 2014. Kris was born September 8, 1981 to William Naylor and...

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    City demos upset some, please others

    May 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Virgil Woods looks over the back of a house at 310 Swinging Spear Road he and his wife have been maintaining since the home burned on Feb. 1, displacing its residents. The home has been targeted for demolition by Roswell city leaders. Virgil Woods and his...

  • Police Blotter: Man arrested on charge of drugs, gun

    May 8, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Following a traffic stop at 3:25 a.m. on Wednesday near the intersection of Virginia Avenue and Bland Street, Roswell police arrested Jeremy Jon Hare, 37, of Roswell, on a number of charges. Hare was arrested in connection with charges of possession of...

  • Police Blotter: RPD investigates a possible arson case

    May 7, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    This house in the 400 block of South Sequoia Avenue was damaged by fire early Wednesday. Though a sign in the front yard says it was sold by Penny Bevers Realty, the real estate agent said her company did not place the sign in the yard and it is not their...


    Police release name of person of interest in Torrez murder

    May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sifuentes   Roswell Police released the name of a person of interest in the May 1 murder of Jessica Torrez. Matthew Sifuentes, 30, has been named as a person of interest in the homicide, which occurred on to the 1500 block of North Montana around 8:30...

  • Pauline Ann Dawe

    May 7, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral service for Pauline Ann Dawe, 74, of Roswell, NM will be Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Valley Christian Academy Sanctuary with Father Bob Tally officiating. Burial to follow at South Park Cemetery. The family will be accepting visitation from...

  • Andrea Morales de Aragonez

    May 7, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Un Rosario sera recitado para la Señora Andrea Morales de Aragonez, 87 años, de Dexter, NM a las 7:00 PM el Jueves, 8 de Mayo 2014 en la Funeraria Anderson Bethany. El funeral se llevara acabo a las 10:00 AM el Viernes, 9 de Mayo 2014 en la Iglesia de San...

  • Raymond Island

    May 7, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Age 70, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 surrounded by his family. He was born in Arcadia, LA on May 6, 1943.He was preceded in death by his wife Francine Island. Raymond is survived by daughter, Raycine and son Raymond; two grandchildren Trey and Isaiah;...

  • Antonia “Toni” Escobar Valdez

    May 7, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A prayer service will be held at 7:00 p.m., Friday, May 9, 2014 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Antonia “Toni” Escobar Valdez, age 81, of Roswell who went to be with our Lord on May 4, 2014 after a brief illness. Rev. Lazaro, Garcia will officiate. Funeral...

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    DPS targets aggressive drivers

    May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico State Police conducted two traffic enforcement operations in the Carlsbad area this past week. The special operations were in response to a recent increase in traffic crashes in the area. The two-day operation produced 104 traffic citations and...