Author archives: - RDR

  • Darlene Turpen

    September 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services for Darlene Turpen, 62, of Dexter, NM, will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home with Pastor Jack Ferguson officiating. Burial to follow at Hagerman Cemetery in Hagerman, NM. Darlene will be greatly missed...

  • Alfred (Pat) Crow

    September 4, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Alfred (Pat) Crow, 83, beloved Father and Husband, was called to his eternal resting place on Aug. 30, 2014. He entered this world on July 18, 1931, in Roswell, NM, born to Alfred Bert and Anna J. Crow. He is survived by his wife Irene Wheeler Crow, sons...

  • Dear Editor: 9-4-14

    September 4, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, It appears that your publication, on Sept. 2, of my letter regarding Roswell Police Department’s armored fighting vehicle, MRAP, and accoutrements, and a simultaneous essay on the editorial page, have stirred up a discussion. Ordinarily I would...

  • Dear Editor: 9-3-14

    September 3, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (1)

    Dear editor, I would like to take this opportunity to respond to Mr. Dave Clary’s letter published on Sept. 2, wherein he decries the Roswell Police Department’s possession of a MRAP, the SWAT team uniforms, weaponry, and equipment. Mr. Clary does not, or...

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    Man prosecuted as ‘Worst of the Worst’ criminal

    September 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Roswell man who pleaded guilty to methamphetamine trafficking in Chaves County has been sentenced to more than 15 years in federal prison. Jonathan Madrid, 28, was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Las Cruces to 188 months in federal prison to be...

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    New Mexico included in latest VA Pilot Program

    September 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Washington — New Mexico’s Department of Veterans’ Services was one of five entities selected to participate in a new pilot program to assist veterans and their families, living in rural or underserved communities, transition from military service to...

  • Identity card, passport and $600 in cash stolen

    September 3, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    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...

  • William Bill Suggs

    September 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for William Bill Suggs, 59, who passed away Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Jo Ann Marek Maloney

    September 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Jo Ann Marek Maloney, loving wife and mother, passed away Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Ennis, Montana, at the age of 63. She is survived by her husband, Mark Maloney of Ennis and Midland, Texas, and son, Sean D. Maloney of Bozeman, Montana. She is also survived...

  • Lori Ann Sanders

    September 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Lori Ann Sanders, 44, of Shallowater, formerly of Littlefield, passed away Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Lubbock. She was born June 15, 1970, in Roswell, New Mexico to Charlie and Lois Sparnon. Lori was a stay at home mother, and very active in her two...