Author archives: - RDR

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    KB’s Musik Studio students perform recital

    May 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Seventeen students from KB’s Musik Studio, owned by Kendra Beagles, recently performed their favorite piano pieces for family and friends at Christ’s Church. Musical genre’s included blues, boogie, classical, jazz, ragtime, rock and roll and spiritual....

  • Donna Wertz

    May 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Donna Wertz, age 67, of Roswell, who passed away on May 15, 2014. Wendell Wakefield of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints will officiate with...

  • Bradley Eugene Young

    May 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    There are no local services scheduled for Bradley Eugene Young of Artesia, New Mexico. Mr. Young, 44, died Thursday, May 15, 2014 at his home after a lengthy battle with cirrhosis of the liver. Cremation is under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary....

  • Ruby Lou Wickersham

    May 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Ruby Lou Wickersham, 82, who passed Saturday, May 17, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loved ones. Chaplain Tim Arlet of Gentiva Hospice will officiate...

  • Thomas A. Tarter Jr. The TATler, final edition

    May 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Thomas A. Tarter, Jr. was born the first son of Thomas A. and Marie Tarter on the fifth day of April 1924 in Scarsdale, New York. He attended Immaculate Heart of Mary School and graduated from Eastchester High School in Westchester County, New York. Tom...

  • Gabriel Robert Polaco

    May 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Gabriel Robert Polaco, 54, of Hondo, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Ruidoso. He was born September 9, 1959 at Ruidoso. He was raised in Lincoln County and graduated from Hondo High School. He moved to Albuquerque for 17 years to become a chef and...

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    College Day

    May 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mesa Middle School eighth-graders Breyanna Mendoza, left, and Briana Quintana look over literature Friday from Oklahoma State University. Mesa students decorated booths representing about 30 universities for the middle school’s first College Day on...

  • Margaret Suzanne Grissel Osborne

    May 16, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 19 at Immanuel Lutheran Church for Margaret Suzanne Grissel Osborne, 80, of Roswell, who passed away at home surrounded by family on May 16, 2014 after a courageous 3 ½-year battle with multiple...

  • Dear editor,

    May 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    I was disappointed this year when Party on the Pecos came around, and they chose to hold it at Cielo Grande, instead of at Calhoun Park. Calhoun Park has all those shade trees. It’s cooler, more artsy, has lots of space. There is a real sense of atmosphere...

  • Dear Editor,

    May 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    I read and agree with Mr. Cloutier’s letter to the editor regarding the attack on Bobby Arnett. It is hard to believe that Mr. Bell limited his commentary to the candidate’s qualifications and was not motivated by a personal agenda. Becoming an Eagle...