Author archives: - RDR

  • Dorothy Bledsoe Ford

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A celebration of the life of Dorothy Bledsoe Ford will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. Our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away on August 13, 2015...

  • Lucy Miranda

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A prayer service is scheduled for 7 p.m., Friday, August 21, 2015 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Lucy Miranda, 79, who passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015 in Albuquerque. A funeral mass is scheduled at 10 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 at St. Peter’s...

  • Geronimo “Jerry” Aragon

    August 20, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 for Geronimo “Jerry” Aragon, age 60, of Roswell, who passed away August 19, 2015. A funeral mass will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Assumption Catholic Church. A further...

  • Back to school and freedom in teaching

    August 19, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    It’s back-to-school time and, oh, the memories. I remember being a little kid and looking forward to the return with a mixture of dread and excitement. Dread because the summer was freedom and it was coming to an end; excitement because every new school...

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    CofC hosting credit card security seminar

    August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A seminar regarding credit card security is scheduled for a Thursday lunchtime session at the Roswell Chamber of Commerce. The free program that runs from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. will feature a discussion about credit card companies will soon require merchants...

  • Two arrested on drug charges

    August 19, 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...

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    RFD Call Log — Aug. 17

    August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug. 17 • At 12:18 p.m., structure fire, 1600 block of West Hendricks Street. • At 9:32 p.m., fire alarm, East Earl Cummings Loop. From Aug 17 -Aug...

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    DWI arrest in Chaves County

    August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    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...

  • Lucy Miranda

    August 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Lucy Miranda, 79, who passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015, in Albuquerque, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Tommy Ray Ticer

    August 19, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Tommy Ray Ticer, age 87, who passed away on August 15, 2015. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at South Park Cemetery. Tommy...