Author archives: - RDR

  • It was not supposed to happen this way

    May 14, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    God takes a loved one away before their time. A young person chooses to get hooked on drugs. Your employer sells his business and leaves you jobless. Your spouse has an affair. The stock market crashes. What now? You might look up to make sure a piano isn’t...

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    Recognizing the women of Roswell

    May 14, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    All right. I have had today’s topic in my head for easily two years, but I haven’t been certain if I had the guts to write it and submit it to the Daily Record. This topic should not be controversial at all, but if it is, so be it! After all, this column...

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    First woman to lead Air Force Academy speaks to grads

    May 14, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In completing their education at New Mexico Military Institute, keynote speaker Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson said the rich academic and leadership development these students have received has prepared them to lead a life of uncompromising character and...

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    Assurance Home establishes memorial nursing scholarship

    May 14, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Assurance Home is grateful to announce the establishment of the Mary Jane Davis Memorial Nursing Scholarship. The scholarship is to be awarded specifically to help the young people who live at Assurance Home, or who have lived at Assurance Home in the past,...

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    Five generations in Roswell

    May 14, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    All five of these family members were born and raised in Roswell. From left, Tammy Salinas, Martha Salazar, Jacob Salas, Susan Torres and Meiko Mae-Rose Salas (Submitted Photo)...

  • Kirk Smiley

    May 14, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Kirk Smiley, 66, who passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Roswell. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Patricia Hanley Carver

    May 14, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Patricia Hanley Carver, 87, passed away on April 29, 2016, in Roswell, NM. She was born on April 22, 1929, in El Paso, TX, to William and Julia Meadows Hanley. Services will be held at a later date. Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to...

  • Manuel “Larry” Lopez

    May 14, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Manuel “Larry” Lopez passed away on May 05, 2016 at Casa Maria surrounded by his family. He was 68 years old. Manuel was born on June 08, 1947 in Tucumcari, NM. Manuel worked in construction for over 30 years. He was a member of the Joy Center and enjoyed...

  • Christopher Montoya

    May 14, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Christopher Montoya, age 24, of Roswell, NM passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2016. He was born January 10, 1992 in Dallas, Texas. Christopher is survived by his three sons, Christopher Michael Montoya, Antonio Cortez Montoya, Carter Julius-Alexander Montoya, and...

  • David Parham

    May 14, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    David Parham passed away peacefully on May 6, 2016. David was full of life and love. It was his honor to serve in World War II and the Korean War. He was a man of integrity and well respected. He had an incredible sense of humor that brought joy to every...