Author archives: - RDR

  • Employee of the month

    RDR Employee of the Month

    June 13, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ricky Tripp is the Employee of the Month for May at the Roswell Daily Record. Tripp is the lead pressman. He started with the Record in 1994. Congratulations Ricky!...

  • Jimmy Charles Shaw

    June 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Jimmy Charles Shaw, 86, who passed away Saturday, May 11, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Maria Lourdes Lucero

    June 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Maria Lourdes Lucero was born May 21st, 1951 in Loving, New Mexico. Maria passed away on June 8th, 2016 in Albuquerque, New Mexico surrounded by her loved ones. She is preceded in death by her father Manuel Sosa Madrid, mother Gloria Bustamante Madrid, sister...

  • David Windsor Robinson

    June 13, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    David Robinson, 87, beloved Husband, father, and friend, was called to his eternal resting place on Monday, June 13, 2016. He entered this world on May 27, 1929. Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Lois Robinson; daughter Kristin Robinson; son James...

  • Nonbelievers vote in Roswell, too

    June 13, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    First, thank you for writing the article “Christian faith driving local politics” (June 10 edition). I speak on behalf of all 64 official and 52 unofficial members of Roswatheists. We have quietly and peacefully lived in this community, despite living in...

  • Letters show contrast between candidates

    June 13, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    There was an interesting contrast in the two letters to the editor in the June 10 edition of the Roswell Daily Record. The letter submitted by Craig Abalos being a well written, well researched, and applicable to our current economic and political situation...

  • What if fear is used to promote a negative agenda?

    June 13, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Fear makes the world bigger and more complex than it really is. There are many fear factors for many different agendas but I only want to focus on nuclear for this article, with a touch of current campaign politics. Fear is always about the “what if’s?”...

  • burris

    Burris talks Cesar Chavez, teacher salaries

    June 12, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Superintendent notes the district’s beginning pay is ahead of state’s minimum Roswell Independent School District Superintendent Tom Burris talked with Roswell Daily Record staff Wednesday about topics facing the district and the education profession....

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    Learn leadership skills with upcoming program

    June 11, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Roswell is currently taking applications for the 2016-2017 class. The class runs nine months and meets one Friday each month. The program gives participants the opportunity to learn through workshops, panel...

  • Doris K. Mix

    June 11, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Arrangements are pending for Doris K. Mix, age 93, who passed away Tuesday May 31, 2016 in Roswell, New Mexico. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at