Author archives: - RDR

  • Cheif-Web

    Police chief meets with Senior Circle

    April 1, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Chief Smith of the Roswell Police Department answered questions Friday at Senior Circle during a program called HealthSense. Senior Circle, located at 2801 N. Main St. is a program open to members of the community 50 years of age or older who are interested...

  • Generic---Schools

    Four Roswell students are selected as Daniels Scholars

    April 1, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Four students who attend Roswell high schools were among the 226 students from New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming and Colorado selected as 2016 Daniels Scholars. They are Patience Lynnette Raby, Goddard High School; Ryan William Dement, New Mexico Military Institute;...

  • Rocket Cheer

    New Mexico State Spirit Championships underway

    April 1, 2016 • Local SportsComments (0)

    The Goddard Rocket varsity cheer squad performs in the Class 5A Cheer Division during Friday’s first day of competition at the New Mexico State Spirit Championships at The Pit in Albuquerque. Tomorrow’s sports section will feature photos and results from...

  • Mary Rae Boswell

    April 1, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    MIDLAND, Texas —When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, “I used everything you gave me.” — Erma Bombeck. Another favorite quote she admired of Bombeck: “My idea of...

  • Golf tournament to help veterans

    April 1, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Veteran supporters, I am the golf chairperson for Roswell Elks Lodge #969. For the past seven years, the Roswell Elks have hosted two charity golf fundraisers each year for our local community. These 14 tournaments have generated over $370,000 in...

  • Tearing down barriers to Cuba

    April 1, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The Panama City News Herald A photograph that emerged from Tuesday’s meeting between Cuban President Raul Castro and President Barack Obama perfectly captured the mixed emotions regarding the future of U.S.-Cuba relations: Castro holding aloft President...

  • ACLU

    ACLU alleges teacher silencing in lawsuit

    March 31, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    According to sources, local educators are among those being muted New Mexico teachers and a parent have launched a legal battle against what some contend are unconstitutional state regulations prohibiting them from criticizing standardized testing and...

  • Generic---Crime

    Brass knuckles lead to arrest

    March 31, 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...

  • Generic---Law

    Recent DWI arrests in Chaves County

    March 31, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (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...

  • Cinderella “Cindy” Armijo Carrasco

    March 31, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cinderella “Cindy” Armijo Carrasco, age 89, of Roswell, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday, April 4, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. following the visitation. A Mass...