Author archives: - RDR

  • Ronald “Ron” Gene Goodin

    November 9, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ronald “Ron” Gene Goodin, age 85, of Roswell, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016. A rosary will be celebrated at 9 a.m. with a funeral Mass following at 10 a.m. Friday, November 11, 2016 at Assumption Catholic Church, 2808 N. Kentucky Ave. Inurnment...

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    Hall speaks to Optimist Club

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    At a recent Sunrise Optimist Club meeting, the guest speaker was Sara Hall, recreation leader for the Roswell Recreation Center. Hall laid out the new format of the center and spoke on the many programs offered there. Several of the youth programs are now...

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    Instructed service at St. Andrew’s this Sunday

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 505 N. Pennsylvania Ave., invites all to join in an “instructed eucharist service” at 9 a.m. Sunday morning. This special service will have commentary explaining the different parts of the service. A nursery will be...

  • Firearm is among items reported as stolen from vehicle

    November 9, 2016 • 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...

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    New exhibit looks at New Mexico printmaker

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roderick Mead, Refugees, 1939, oil on panel, 24 ¾ inches x 27 ¾ inches. Gift of the Marilyn T. Joyce Trust. This work exemplifies Mead’s Surrealist style and will be one of many works on view in Roderick Mead: Looking Between the Lines. (Submitted Photo)...

  • Laws shouldn’t be based on opinion

    November 9, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Well, it seems every time national events reach a level of absolute insanity, the situation gets even worse. A Christian-owned bakery is forced to make a cake for a homosexual wedding or be bullied out of business by the ACLU. Parents must accept that a boy...

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    Nibert defeats Garcia for NM House of Reps

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Nibert The nine-month-long battle to fill a seat on the New Mexico House of Representatives that placed traditional Democratic values against traditional Republican views ended with Republican Greg Nibert defeating Democrat Richard Garcia 70.6 percent to 29.4...

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    Republican Steve Pearce retains congressional seat

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Pearce Merrie Lee Soules, the Democratic challenger to Rep. Steve Pearce for the District 2 seat of the U.S. Congress, made a brief campaign stop Tuesday morning at the Democratic campaign headquarters in Roswell before continuing her district-wide travels on...

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    Corn, Ezzell prevail in County Commission races

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The three open seats for the five-member Chaves County Commission remains in Republican hands following voters’ decision to give two contested seats and one uncontested seat to GOP candidates. Republican Robert B. Corn defeated Democrat Lee B. Sides 66.5 to...

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    Ruidoso man arrested, charged with sexual exploitation of children

    November 9, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Spiegel RUIDOSO — A 31-year-old Ruidoso man was arrested Monday on two charges of sexual exploitation of children. Jon P. Spiegel was arrested after an investigation by members of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, which consisted of...