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July 23, 2011 • Dear Editor • • Comments Off

I have been reading the paper everyday and I believe some people think the word Catholic is a bad word. Let me give you a little light on that. Literally, the word “Catholic” [Greek, Katholike] means “general” or “universal”. The title was first used in A.D. 107, by St. Ignatius of Antioch in his letter [&hellip...

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Pandering to the wealthy

July 9, 2011 • Dear Editor • • Comments Off

Dear Editor: I am becoming more confused every day. The Republicans adamantly refuse to raise the national debt limit or raise taxes for the rich. They also refuse to stop giving huge subsidies to the oil, tobacco and ethanol producers. Sen. Mitch McConnell...

Praise for Pearce

June 25, 2011 • Dear Editor • • Comments Off

Dear Editor: This letter is intended to commend the work Congressman Steve Pearce has done to try to prevent thousands of acres of productive ranch and energy producing land from becoming unproductive by allowing the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to declare...

Alice Eppers departing Pearce local office

June 12, 2011 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear Editor: Roswell is blessed to have such a devoted public servant as Alice Eppers. For her entire life—most of which was spent here in Chaves County—Alice has tirelessly served those around her in every way she could. The list of boards,...

Alice Eppers departing Pearce local office

June 12, 2011 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear Editor: Roswell is blessed to have such a devoted public servant as Alice Eppers. For her entire life—most of which was spent here in Chaves County—Alice has tirelessly served those around her in every way she could. The list of boards,...

Thanks

May 29, 2011 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear Editor: How do you thank so many, many I never saw, no shaking of hands, no hugs, but you were there and are in my thoughts. You know who you are and I must say thanks again for being a part of my family in Theresa’s last hour. She was a people...

Thanks

May 29, 2011 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear Editor: How do you thank so many, many I never saw, no shaking of hands, no hugs, but you were there and are in my thoughts. You know who you are and I must say thanks again for being a part of my family in Theresa’s last hour. She was a people...

What a rally!

May 8, 2011 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Dear Editor, The rally was held by, or for, Congressman Steve Pearce to whip up the crowd to march (literally) on a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service meeting. The purpose of the meeting was to hear public comment on the proposal to add the sand dune lizard to...

What a rally!

May 8, 2011 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Dear Editor, The rally was held by, or for, Congressman Steve Pearce to whip up the crowd to march (literally) on a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service meeting. The purpose of the meeting was to hear public comment on the proposal to add the sand dune lizard to...

Recycle bins needed

March 29, 2011 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear Editor: I propose that the county put recycling bins out by the county trash sites. Approximately a third if not more trash thrown in these trash bins could be recycled, reducing trash being hauled by the county to the city dump. This would also reduce...