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Dear Editor: Villegas’ accusations not based on facts

August 11, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Recently, Bobby Villegas suggested that the RDR and reporter Jeff Tucker are complicit in penning articles that directly target women and minorities. His assertions are recycled from a letter he wrote last year. This time, he added the former city animal shelter director to list that in total includes a former Roswell City employee, a [&hellip...

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Dear Editor: FLETC firm intransigent

August 7, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

The International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 953, and Omni Corp., conducted negotiations Thursday and Friday in Artesia, New Mexico. The union proposed resolution of the dispute by inclusion of just a few provisions in parties’ collective...

Dear Editor: What does the Bible say about same sex marriage?

August 6, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Mark 10:6 says “But at the beginning of creation God made them male and female. For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife. So they are no longer two but one flesh. Therefore, what God has joined together, let no one...

Dear Editor: Humane Society thanks Roswell Runners Club, UFO Museum

August 4, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

A big thanks to the Roswell Runners Club along with the International UFO Museum and Research Center and the Roswell Recreation Department for the donation of $4,500 we received from the Alien Chase event. We could not keep our doors open if it were not for...

Dear Editor: Partisan divides make a difference

July 31, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

A column written by Tom McDonald, Daily Record general manager and advertising director, appeared in Wednesday’s Opinion section with the title “Partisan divides don’t make much difference.” The article identifies various sections of New Mexico which...

Dear Editor: Making exceptionto city’s smoke-free ordinance a bad idea

July 30, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Your Roswell City Council and maybe your mayor will decide at their Aug. 6 meeting whether to keep the existing “Roswell Smoke Free Air Act” or amend it to allow smoking. The amendment, proposed Ordinance 15–11, if passed, will approve smoking on patios...

Dear Editor: Why not adopt state’s smoking law?

July 29, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

In the RDR article on July 22, City Councilor Caleb Grant stated that the proposed changes to the city’s “Smoke-free Air Act of 2004” would make it more like the state’s smoking law. A question: Why not repeal the existing city ordinance and adopt the...

Dear Editor: We must be faithful to the Lord, despite Supreme Court ruling

July 28, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

As I write this it is Independence Day 2015. It was 239 years ago that 56 men promised, “And for the support of this declaration, with a firm reliance of the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes, and our...

Dear Editor: Kudos to Sertoma Club for fireworks

July 24, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

The Roswell Parks and Recreation Department would like to thank the community for their support of the Roswell Sertoma Club Mike Satterfield July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza. The Roswell Sertoma Club gives very generously and we salute them for their...

Dear Editor: No saguaros in NM and other historical inaccuracies

July 21, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Some folks just keep on getting it wrong when it comes to New Mexico history. In the interest of historical accuracy, some corrections are in order. A recent PBS special about John Denver stated that he was born “Henry John Deutschendorf Jr.” at the...

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