Author archives: - RDR


    Helping those in need

    November 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Cub Scout Pack 25, sponsored at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Roswell, learned what it means to be good citizens, whether at home, at school, and most importantly, in their community. The boys participated in a canned food drive to benefit...

  • Dear Editor: 11-27-14

    November 26, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, We want to thank Roswell Animal Control and the volunteers who help animals at the shelter for our newest family member. We adopted “Alex” after seeing his photo on the Roswell Urgent Animals at Animal Control Facebook page. Currently, stray...


    Caught orange-handed

    November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Some of the 151 sixth graders at Mesa Middle School, 1601 E. Bland St., perform a dance from India for the student body and visiting parents Tuesday afternoon in the school’s multi-purpose room. The students are part of a new pilot program called “Arts...


    Kintigh talks about judgeship and annexation

    November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh meets with Daily Record staff writer Jeff Tucker Monday during the mayor’s monthly forum. (Timothy Howsare Photo)   Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh sat down with Daily Record editorial staff Monday for the mayor’s monthly...

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    Graham appointed interim fire chief

    November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Graham   Roswell Fire Department veteran Devin Graham was appointed interim fire chief on Wednesday, according to a news release. City Manager Steve Polasek made the appointment. Graham, a Roswell native, is in his 16th year with the city’s fire...

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    Masterson to be honored in Roswell

    November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mayor Dennis Kintigh will join New Mexico Tourism Cabinet Secretary Monique Jacobsonfor a community celebration of teacher John Masterson’s heroic efforts to stop a school shooting at Berrendo Middle School in January. The Roswell community is invited to...

  • Shoplifters steal TV, clothing

    November 26, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police responded to a report of shoplifting at the Sears store on South Main Street on Tuesday. Store officials reported the theft of $1,100 in merchandise at around 2:53 p.m. Items stolen included a $800 42-inch flat screen TV, $200 in clothing and...

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    Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 25-26

    November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Nov. 25 • At 9:34 a.m., to a medical call on A Street. • At 10:57 a.m., to a power line down in the 1000 block of Rancho Road. • At 11:10 a.m., to a grass fire in the...

  • Linda Winkler

    November 26, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 at South Park Cemetery for Linda Winkler, 59, who passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 surrounded by her loved ones. Chaplain Tim Arlet of Gentiva Hospice will officiate. Linda was born Nov....

  • Jason Byrd

    November 26, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Dec. 30, 1978-Oct. 15, 2014 Jason Michael Byrd, age 35, passed away on Oct. 15, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas, after a brief illness. He was born to John W. and Mary Beth Byrd on December 30, 1978, in Albuquerque. Jason graduated from San Antonio’s Churchill...