Voters should support general obligation bonds

October 29, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

It’s as simple as ABC — Bonds A, B and C, that is. The county’s higher education institutions, libraries and the J.O.Y. Centers all need funding for capital improvement projects. Among the problems that need to be repaired are leaky roofs at both the Roswell J.O.Y. Center and Aviation Maintenance Technology Center at Eastern New [&hellip...

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After we vote, don’t forget we still exist

October 27, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

SANTA ROSA — They found us on the map, but what about after the election? Let’s hand it to both of New Mexico’s gubernatorial candidates. Republican incumbent Susana Martinez and Democratic rival Gary King both followed that tricky-to-navigate straight...

I am not “open to legalizing recreational marijuana”

October 27, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor: I request that you print the following correction to a statement about me in your candidate endorsements: I am not “open to legalizing recreational marijuana” which is what you said in your endorsements. The Daily Record reporter who...

Daily Record endorses Riedel, Espinoza and Hanisee

October 26, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

Susan Riedel for attorney general In the race for state attorney general, the Daily Record strongly endorses Republican challenger Susan Riedel. For nearly eight years, Democrat Attorney General Gary King had stood by and done nothing to stop political...



October 26, 2014 • CartoonsComments (0)

Perhaps Artesia knows what it’s doing, replacing Halloween with Bulldog football; few things are more scary than their trademark dog pile stunt before every game. [/auth...

The last straw for big soda?

October 25, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

It’s a match made in nanny-state heaven. Having failed to ban Big Gulps in New York City, former Big Apple mayor Michael Bloomberg has dumped $85,000 into the campaign in San Francisco to pass Measure E — a two-cent tax on all “sugary drinks.”...



October 25, 2014 • CartoonsComments (0)

Never mind Waldo, where’s Elena? [/auth...

Dear Editor: 10-24-14

October 24, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, We are privileged to live in a country where the first words in our Constitution say “We the People”. As citizens we have the “right” to say how our government should work. Not only is it a right, it is our responsibility to know our...



October 24, 2014 • CartoonsComments (0)

Canadian Corporal Nathan Cirillo, 24, latest victim of the “religion of peace.” [/auth...

Dear Editor: 10-21-14

October 20, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, I noticed several weeks ago Goddard High School announced the September Students of the Month each of which were nominated and chosen by various service groups of the Roswell community. Pictures were in the newspaper; however, there was no...