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Leadingham’s closure raises questions

April 29, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

After reading an article published April 22 in the Roswell Daily Record about Leadingham Vision Center closing due to repeated vandalism, I have three questions. Why has this gone on for several years? Why didn’t the Roswell Police follow up when given a video of the person committing his vile acts? If people in the [&hellip...

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How much evidence do you really need?

April 29, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Don Donigan has been a close friend of mine for many years, and I applaud him for pointing out, in the context of climate change, that causation doesn’t imply correlation (Letters to the Editor, April 28). In this, he’s right, of course. A finding that...

Vet assistant program not just grooming

April 26, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

I am responding to the article that was printed on April 16 about a proposed veterinary program for Roswell Independent School District. I think it can be beneficial to some to promote such a program, however, there is already a program for veterinary...

Seeing through the governor’s ruse

April 23, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

How stupid do they think we are? The biased media describe Trump as “Hitler” and Cruz as a “repulsive animal,” but they don’t call Bernie “Stalin” or Hillary “Eva Peron.” And now our governor thinks we can’t see through her political...

MADD gets money to monitor courts

April 22, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Obviously for some observers the judges/courts are failing to hand out stiff enough sentences involving DUI cases. To offset this dangerous trend, state bureaucrats in their infinite wisdom have decided to enlist the power of an organization know as Mothers...

Nuclear waste dump not welcome here

April 21, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Say no to another nuclear dump in Southeast New Mexico. The April 14 issue of the Daily Record revealed yet another set of plans for a nuclear waste facility in Southeast New Mexico that will store waste from around the country that is radioactive and will be...

Garland part of flawed system

April 20, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

On Meet the Press, March 20, Chuck Todd was trying not to laugh as he interviewed Harry Reid and McConnell asking about their hypocrisy. They both had previously said the other side should not nominate someone to the Supreme Court in the last year of a...

University’s theater program suspicions

April 20, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Now that the ENMU-R’s theater production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid has had three sold-out performances and four more sold-out shows slated for this weekend, April 21-24, I hope and pray that Dr. John Madden, ENMU-R president, and Eric Johnston Ortiz,...

Which candidate is fit for war on terror?

April 19, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

On Easter, I went to Mass then celebrated the holiday at home. Monday morning, I learned that Mother Angelica had died and Islamists targeting Christians had killed dozens of Pakistanis, mostly Muslims. I like to watch Mother Angelica because she sees the...

At what stage should a child be protected?

April 18, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

A letter in the April 10 RDR was championing abortion. As we see so often, the letter made some statements that have been spoken so often that many people accept them as true. To begin, we must understand the “constitutional gymnastics” that led to Roe...