Dear Editor: 12-17-14

December 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, It is my hopes that you will publish the letter below: On Dec. 12 for the third time I witnessed a disappointing defeat for the Lady Bulldogs basketball team from Berrendo Middle School, not because they lost, but because they were playing against the referees as well as the Sierra Lady Eagles. It [&hellip...

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Dear Editor: 12-16-14

December 15, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, “Nonprofits top job providers in NM” reads the Albuquerque Journal, page B-1, December 11. Further that, “Nonprofits generate more jobs in New Mexico than such important employment sectors as the oil and gas industry, construction,...

The day of my eBay hack attack

December 14, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

I’ve been hacked. On Dec. 2, I got an email from eBay stating that someone had used my account fraudulently. This hacker did me the favor of selling 10 Sony SmartWatches that pair up to a smartphone via Bluetooth for the low, low price of $65 each. What the...



December 14, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

Biting satire. [/auth...



December 13, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

A topical injury. [/auth...

Dear Editor: 12-13-14

December 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, “I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.” — Mother Teresa. As I reflect on the Roswell community’s response to World Market Roswell on Nov. 22, I feel inspired to see how together, our...



December 12, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

It’s not a death panel, it’s just a “pain pill panel.” [/auth...



December 7, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

Hey–is that sign kosher with the city sign ordinance? [/auth...

County officials need to follow city’s lead for more open government

December 6, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

The Chaves County Commissioners will hold a special meeting and a public hearing at 9 a.m. on Tuesday to consider raising the county’s Gross Receipts Taxes. The commissioners will also discuss lowering the county property tax rates to their lowest levels in...

A simple answer to ‘Dairy Rule’ debate

December 6, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

One of my favorite recurring skits on the original “Saturday Night Live” was Garrett Morris, the show’s first African-American cast member, portraying the make-believe character Chico Escuela, a professional baseball player from the Dominican Republic...