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Editor confesses sordid tale of driving beater cars

August 30, 2014 • Dear Editor, EditorialComments (0)

Tim Howsare’s 2000 Chevrolet S10 and 2013 Hyundai Accent parked next to each other at the Roswell Daily Record. Howsare recently donated the truck to a church, which will fix it up for a worthy member. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) Hell finally did freeze over. After 14 years and nearly 180,000 miles on my black [&hellip...

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Dear Editor: 8-29-14

August 29, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, We would like to extend our thanks and gratitude to the Roswell community for supporting the Comfort Keepers’ fourth annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s luncheon on Aug. 25. We all enjoyed fantastic brisket prepared by Sergio and his wonderful...

Dear Editor: 8-27-14

August 26, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, Thank you Bob Entrop for your guest column on Aug. 23, “Roswell’s inferiority complex” in which you responded to those who criticized Roswell for being named one of the top 15 places to live in New Mexico. I could not have said it better...

Dear Editor: 8-19-14

August 18, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, On Wednesday, Aug. 6, several members of the SENM chapter of the Patriot Guard Riders gathered at Memory Lawn Cemetery to escort the remains of a World War II Navy hero to the Gen. Douglas McBride Veterans Cemetery. The remains were to be...

Dear Editor: 8-16-14

August 15, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, Congress is now on recess as of Aug. 4, returning to their seats in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 8. While on recess, they are campaigning for the November election. In their campaign speeches they make promises they probably cannot keep. They visit...

Dear Editor: 8-15-14

August 14, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, In response to the letters to the editor of Aug. 13 by Ms. Boyance and Mr. Popham, wherein they condemn Israel for the situation in Gaza. In my opinion, they appear to be woefully uninformed, misled, or are ignoring some of the facts. My first...

Dear Editor: 8-13-14

August 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Dear editor, Civilians have paid a horrific price in the ongoing violence in Gaza. Our support of Israel in this conflict is unwise. I hope that Senators Udall and Heinrich and Representative Grisham will support and work for a lasting ceasefire that includes...

Nature’s Dairy is closing its milk processing operation

August 10, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, I was saddened by the news that Nature’s Dairy is closing its milk processing operation. They have been a proud and respected local (emphasis local) business for a good long while — the community as a whole has benefited from a good product...

Sensible gun laws in this country

August 9, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, As you now, Jim Brady was wounded when the attempt was made on the life of President Reagan. He made it his life’s work to bring about sensible gun laws in this country. I believe it is our duty as responsible citizens to do everything we...

Dear Editor: 8-5-14

August 4, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, With all of the negative attack ads going around this election, it’s important to look at the facts. Gov. Susana Martinez wants to move our state past the days of Bill Richardson when we were a high-tax state, unfriendly to business. That’s...