Author archives: - RDR

  • 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...

  • Jane Thompson

    January 27, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Jane Thompson, 95, who passed away Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 at Heartfelt Manor. Chaplain Tim Arlet of Gentiva Hospice will officiate. Jane was born Aug. 18,...

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    Trujillo to face Gutierrez for ENMU-R District I seat

    January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Trujillo   Editor’s note: Due to an apparent incorrect email address, Mireya P. Trujillo never received the candidate questionnaire via email as did the other four candidates. She said after seeing the article in Saturday’s paper in which responses...

  • Peek-Therapy

    RHS teacher Peek endures the hard road to recovery

    January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    RHS instructor David Peek, right, gets a checkup at his home from physical therapist Mark Laurel, DT, DPT, Saturday. Peek faces at least 12 weeks of therapy before he can return to work in the school’s auto shop classes.(Bill Moffitt Photos )   By...

  • -crime

    Police identify men wounded in officer-involved shooting

    January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Hobbs Police Department has identified the two men who were shot Jan. 17 when one of its officers discharged his weapon while attempting to break up a struggle in the parking lot of bar in Hobbs. The two men are Kyle Laghrin, 21, and Nathan Trujillo, 25,...

  • RFD-patch

    Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 22-23

    January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 22 • At 3:05, a.m. medical call, 700 block of East Fifth Street. • At 4:44 a.m., medical call, Del Norte Drive. • At 5:06 a.m., medical call, 400 block of East...

  • Mary Juanita Torrez

    January 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services for Mary Juanita Torrez, 94, of Roswell, NM, will be held Monday, January 26, 2015, at 10 a.m. Pastor Shawn Kelly will officiate the services at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Mary Juanita went to be with the Lord on Thursday, January...

  • Daniel “Danny” John Vigil

    January 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary for Danny John Vigil, 80, of Roswell, NM, will be at 10 a.m., Monday, January 26, 2015, at Assumption Catholic Church. A funeral Mass will be celebrated following the rosary at 11 a.m. with Fr. Josh Duplissey officiating. The family will be accepting...

  • Thomas Edward Latham

    January 24, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Thomas Edward Latham, little brother, devoted son, adoring father and uncle, Navy veteran, caterer, real estate broker, security system salesman, commercial truck driver, and impatient patient died on January 17, 2015 in Roswell, New Mexico. Thomas Edward...