Author archives: - RDR

  • Dear Editor: Encouraged by LULAC meeting

    November 13, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I attended the LULAC meeting this past Tuesday night and was encouraged by the bipartisan approach exhibited by virtually all of the attendees. There was good receptivity by the LULAC members to consider alternatives to renaming south Main Street to Caesar...

  • Billie Ruth Troublefield

    November 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, for Billie Ruth Troublefield of San Antonio, Texas. Mrs. Troublefield, 74, died Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at her home. Pallbearers will be David Hogan, Phillip...

  • James Boley 

    November 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    March 8, 1993-Nov. 2, 2015. James Thomas Boley, 82, passed away on Nov. 2, 2015, at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Hospital. A rosary will be held on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, at 7 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Eagle River, Alaska. A visitation...

  • Lore Gonzales

    November 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lore Gonzales, 83, passed away on November 8, 2015.  She was born on June 3, 1932, in Karlsruhe, Germany. She worked as a nursing assistant for 26 years, including 10 years in rehabilitation and several years in home health care. Lore enjoyed her job caring...

  • Clifford Cecil Gonzalez, Jr.

    November 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Clifford C. Gonzalez Jr.  “C.C.” passed away Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at his home, after a long fight with cancer. He was 74. God finally got his Mexican plasterer.   A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, November 14, at 1 p.m. at the...

  • Milton Kranitz

    November 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Milton Kranitz, 84, passed away peacefully on the morning of November 11. He was born November 28, 1930, in New York, and grew up in the Bronx. He was the loving husband of Natalie Kranitz for 52 years before she passed away in 2008. Milton was a beloved...

  • Nellita Jane Dempsey

    November 12, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Nellita Jane Dempsey, age 89, of Roswell, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, November 11, 2015. A visitation will be held Sunday, November 15, 2015, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday,...

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    Area schools honor vets on their day

    November 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Veterans are served lunch during an assembly Wednesday at Goddard High School. (Shawn Naranjo Photo) Various area schools held assemblies to mark Veterans Day. State Rep. Bob Wooley leads the Pledge of Allegiance as the colors are being presented during an...

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    Planet Fitness set to open soon

    November 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest growing fitness providers in the country, will be opening soon in Roswell. The new gym, located at 1709 S. Main St. next to Kmart, is scheduled to open by the end of this year. The new 20,000-square-foot location...

  • Stewart Industries loses $23,000 in burglary

    November 12, 2015 • 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...