Author archives: - RDR

  • True wealth found in God-centered community

    August 5, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the family inheritance with me.” But he said to him, “Friend, who set me to be a judge or arbitrator over you?” And he said to them, “Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds...

  • Time to fix Roswell’s process of criminal justice

    August 5, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    I have written previously on the violence that seems to pervade our society and eat away at Roswell like some malignant cancer. Now it seems we have a crisis brewing where both the public and the police are being randomly attacked, wounded and killed. I felt...

  • Man arrested for having marijuana, smoking device

    August 4, 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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    DWI arrest in Chaves County

    August 4, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Flores In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

  • City pays outsider instead of a local

    August 4, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    In reading the RDR headline of July 28, the Keller, Texas regime has come to an end. It never does cease to amaze me what the city of Roswell and the Roswell Independent School District go through to hire the big dogs. Spend the dough to advertise all over...

  • Create a citizens committee for pool

    August 4, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The Roswell City Council’s decision to decommission the pool and the circumstances around it are unacceptable. Why did you do it this way? Why in the name of all that’s holy did you not wait until the end of summer to do this? Of course you couldn’t...

  • Is Roswell worth returning to after college?

    August 4, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    As someone who was born and raised in Roswell, there are several places where my childhood memories live. Bottomless Lakes, Cielo Grande, Cahoon Park, and specifically, Cahoon Park Pool are the most prominent places. When first informed of plans to...

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    They’re so cute when they’re little

    August 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    (Ed Cook Photo) Meet Arthur Brock, the newest resident at the Spring River Park and Zoo. Arthur, a 5-month-old orphan, was recently discovered by a contractor who was working at a site near Roswell. The contractor immediately called the zoo, which in turn...

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    Workers’ comp administration has office in Roswell

    August 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    While the New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Administration’s main office is in Albuquerque, the agency has several regional offices throughout the state, including one in Roswell. An official with the administration recently told the Daily Record that...

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    NMSP release details on officer-involved shooting in Artesia

    August 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico State Police has released details of an officer-involved shooting on July 26 in Artesia that led to the death of a 36-year-old Artesia man. The shooting occurred around 11 a.m. when Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched to...