Author archives: - RDR

  • James Ray Talbert

    September 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    It is with profound sadness that we announce the untimely passing of James Ray Talbert, 59, on Thursday, September 15, 2016. He was born November 9, 1956, to Leonard Talbert and Clara Middleton, in Roswell, NM. James was known to his family and friends as...

  • Jeremy Antonio Hatfield

    September 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jeremy Antonio Hatfield, 22, of Minnetonka, MN, died far, far too soon while attending the University of New Mexico in June 2016. Jeremy was born in San Diego, CA and was a joyful young man who loved entertaining others. He was easy to know, quick to smile...

  • Kenneth Doyle Jolliff

    September 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Kenneth (Doyle) Jolliff, 82, was born October 27, 1933, to Kenneth and Anna Jolliff in Caballo, NM. He passed peacefully from this life into the arms of Jesus on Friday, September 16, 2016. Doyle was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Alena Jolliff;...

  • James Edward Hawthorne

    September 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James Edward Hawthorne, age 77, of Roswell, NM, passed away at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, TX on Friday, September 16, 2016. He was born in Oxley Township, Arkansas on April 12, 1939 to the late John Washington Hawthorne, Jr. and Voida (Branscumb)...

  • Jennifer Renee Harris-Hopkins

    September 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Jennifer Renee Harris-Hopkins, 38, who passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016 in Albuquerque, NM. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized...

  • Frances Vivian Roach Willard

    September 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Frances Vivian Roach Willard, age 90, passed away in Amarillo, Texas on Friday, September 16, 2016. She will lie-instate for viewing from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, September 19, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday,...

  • Listen carefully or you’ll miss the best advice

    September 17, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    What is the best advice you have ever been given? Is this a hard question to answer with the single biggest piece of advice you have ever been given or are there several pieces of advice that come to your mind that you think are equally valuable? Do you take...

  • ghshomecoming

    Goddard High celebrates its homecoming

    September 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Goddard High School homecoming queen Zoe Walker is escorted onto the Wool Bowl football field by her dad Craig and mom Tanya during Goddard High’s homecoming game against Clovis Friday night. (Shawn Naranjo Photo)...

  • Generic---Schools

    Elementary school helps students by ‘connecting the dots’

    September 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    East Grand Plains Elementary teacher Terry Shay teaches design to a student on Thursday, which was International Dot Day. “The Dot” is a children’s book that tells the story of a child becoming empowered by designing art work using dots. (Ed Cook...

  • cleartheshelter

    Cost-saving deal offered to those adopting from Roswell shelter

    September 17, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Animal Control, located 705 E. McGaffey St., has partnered with Fix Roswell to offer a short-term program called Clear the Roswell Shelter to reduce the cost of spaying and neutering for pets that have been reclaimed by their owner or adopted by a...