Author archives: - RDR

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    Roswell closes quarantine dog shelter

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dogs testing positive for the distemper virus but asymptomatic are being kept at a private property north of Roswell following the closure of the city’s temporary quarantine shelter in mid-April. The dogs are being kept in the temporary kennels until...

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    Real estate agent named to P&Z Commission

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell real estate broker Melodi Salas has been appointed to fill a seat on the Chaves County Planning and Zoning Commission. Appointed by the Chaves County Commission April 21, Salas will serve an interim term for a few months to fill the unexpired term of...

  • Vandals damage twenty mailboxes in northeast

    April 25, 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...

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    County clerk to hold election schools

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County Clerk’s office has announced public instructional schools will be held in the coming weeks for election workers for the June 7 Democratic and Republican primaries. The county clerk’s office will hold public schools of instruction for all...

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    Chaves County grand jury indicts three Roswell men and Clovis woman

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County grand jury indicted four more people last week, three from Roswell and one from Clovis, on charges ranging from failure to register as a sex offender to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The grand jury, which has been authorized for...

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    Assurance Home receives car donation for birthday

    April 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Ron Malone, executive director of the Assurance Home, along with a couple of the young residents, shows off a 1979 Lincoln Continental that was donated to the residence for at-risk and homeless children. (Submitted Photo) Assurance Home recently received a...

  • Joan Irene Reeves

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending for Joan Irene Reeves, age 85, of Roswell who passed away peacefully at her home April 24, 2016. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral...

  • George Paul Rizzo

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    August 28, 1935-April 22, 2016 George Paul Rizzo was born in the Bronx, NY on August 28, 1935 to George Rizzo and Stella Boccalino Rizzo. The youngest of four children, he grew up on Long Island in Valley Stream, NY. He graduated from Valley Stream Central...

  • Effie Mae Likes

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our precious Mae Likes, 91, died April 24, 2016. She was born May 25, 1924, in Benton Harbor, Michigan to Ira Everett Igert and Elsie Rupert Igert. On August 29, 1942, Mae married Frank Likes. Together, they moved from Benton Harbor, MI to Roswell in 1962. In...

  • Shelley Ann Yunie

    April 25, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Shelley Ann Yunie, 41, passed away on Monday April 11, 2016. Shelley was born Nov. 14, 1974.  Shelley was laid to rest in Zuni, New Mexico on April 14, 2016. She was passed into heaven in a traditional Zuni burial ceremony. She is survived by her husband...