Author archives: - RDR

  • 06/25/11

    June 25, 2011 • CartoonsComments (0)


  • Praise for Pearce

    June 25, 2011 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear Editor: This letter is intended to commend the work Congressman Steve Pearce has done to try to prevent thousands of acres of productive ranch and energy producing land from becoming unproductive by allowing the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to declare...

  • Elwin J. Curtis

    June 25, 2011 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Elwin J. Curtis, 94, of Roswell, died June 20, 2011. He was born April 14, 1917, in Rochester, N.Y., to Elwyn H. and Edith Curtis. He lived in West Walworth, N.Y., for many years before retiring to Roswell in 1983. He was employed by Taylor Instruments for 30...

  • Eusebio “Juan” Peralta

    June 25, 2011 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Eusebio “Juan” Peralta, 78, of Roswell, at 7 p.m., Sunday, June 26, 2011, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, June 27, 2011, at 10 a.m., at St. Peter Catholic Church, with the...

  • Burn victims’ booster bikes through city

    June 24, 2011 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Zach Crees, on a bike trek from California to Georgia, passes through Roswell Thursday morning on the ‘Feel the Burn Across America’ bike ride for burn victims. (Mark Wilson Photo) The 26-year-old cyclist described himself as a guy with a passion...

  • City Council OKs 1.5% RPD pay hike

    June 24, 2011 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Councilors voted unanimously Thursday to give the city’s police officers a 1.5 percent bump in pay. Of ficials met during a special meeting to vote on the only agenda item. Councilors voted 8-0 in favor of the measure, Councilors Bob Maples and Barry...