Author archives: - RDR

  • Myrtie Dora Waterfield

    November 30, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Mrs. Myrtie Waterfield, age 92, passed away on November 27, 2016 in Roswell, New Mexico following a steady decline in health. Myrtie was born in Sextonville, Wisconsin on March 27, 1924 to Roy and Daisy Gray. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law...

  • Sherry Adams McCarter

    November 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Sherry Adams McCarter went to be with our lord on Friday, November 22, 2016. She is survived by her brother Don Fletcher and his wife Judy of Roswell, NM, sister Patricia Adams Watson and her husband Glen of Ruidoso Downs, NM, and sister Maryann Adams of...

  • Alma Lou Sturges Daniels

    November 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Descendent of early west Texas pioneers, Alma Lou Sturges Daniels died near midnight on November 17, 2016 and went to her rest with the same grace as she lived her life. The Lord is her shepherd. Alma’s maternal grandparents came west by covered wagon and...

  • Winnie Mae Gallegos 3/1/1920-11/5/2016

    November 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Winnie Mae Gallegos, 96, passed away on November 5, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Winnie Mae was born in Roswell on March 1, 1920, to Susie Ramirez and Clint Johnson. She grew up in Roswell where she met the love of her life, Vicente (Chente)...

  • Billy Ray Turley November 25, 1943 – November 8, 2016

    November 29, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Billy was born and raised in Roswell, New Mexico. As a 12-year-old young man, Billy played on the winning 1956 Little League World Championship team from Roswell, New Mexico. After graduating from Roswell High School and serving a stint in the Army Reserves,...

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    City seeks participation of businesses for brochure

    November 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city of Roswell is planning a new visitors’ brochure for summer 2017 and is asking local businesses if they want to participate by offering deals for visitors. Emails were distributed this week through the Roswell-Chaves County Economic Development...

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    Still time to register for Saturday’s littleBits

    November 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    There’s still time to register for the littleBits program this Saturday. These makerspaces are open to all ages and offer the opportunity to design working modules using motors and lights and other pieces that snap together. Registration is required, just...

  • Thankful for religion, freedom to marry

    November 29, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I am writing a letter of thankfulness this evening. I am deeply saddened Mr. Trump has been elected as our president, but regardless, I am thankful our LGBTQ service members are now able to serve our country without hiding in the shadows. I am thankful that...

  • Thanks to those who appreciate veterans

    November 29, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The owners and staff of Cattleman’s Restaurant honored the veterans and guests with a good barbecue meal plus outstanding desserts. There were six beautiful cakes decorated as uniforms of the different military branches. They were works of art, plus an...

  • On Trump’s win, social media, energy

    November 29, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    It has been several weeks since the presidential election and this deplorable liberation proudly voted for Donald Trump, aka The Clown as dubbed by the media. If there were any one primary reason that Trump is now the president-elect is because of the venue...