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Dear Editor: 9-24-14

September 24, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, Welcome home Miss New Mexico. Yes, our very own Miss Roswell, Jessica Burson, represented our state in the Miss America Pageant, and she was terrific. She won the $5,000 scholarship award. As you journey through this year and represent New Mexico with your program of “Healthy Bodies, Healthy Hearts,” we want you to [&hellip...

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Dear Editor: 9-23-14

September 23, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, I left Thursday’s county commission meeting completely puzzled as to why they passed a resolution against recreational marijuana. The resolution has no teeth in it and means nothing yet it made headline news in the Daily Record. One...

Dear Editor: 9-19-14

September 19, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, The Roswell Symphony Orchestra would like to thank the following sponsors for their participation in our annual Labor Day Concert. Special appreciation to Eddie and Jamie David, Xcel Energy, David Sorenson, Pepsi and Pioneer Bank. We would also...

OK, one last response about the Roswell Police Department

September 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, OK, one last response about the Roswell Police Department. I never said I didn’t like the police. I like them about as much as I like any government employee. I also never disparaged any individual police officer. I suppose they’re no...

ridicule to criticize the Roswell Police Department’s

September 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, Larry D. Griffin’s letter (Sept. 12) takes me to task for using ridicule to criticize the Roswell Police Department’s use of a landmine-resistant armored fighting vehicle and officers’ tendency to play dress up. He offers some constructive...

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself

September 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Where does fear come from? The most common cause of fear is the speculation of what might happen based on uninformed assumptions. Fear comes from our consciousness and is like a dream. When you wake...

Dear Editor: 9-12-14

September 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, We would like to commend Mr. A. Mireles, Sr. Patrolman with the New Mexico State Police, who so graciously helped us when we were having mechanical trouble on the Tatum highway. A couple weeks ago we were returning from Lubbock to Roswell with a...

Dear Editor: 9-5-14

September 5, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, I feel compelled to respond to Mr. Wolfert’s letter to the editor published Sept. 3. In his letter, he makes spurious allegations about the officers of the Roswell Police Department. First Mr. Wolfert, the RPD does not believe itself to be at...

Dear Editor: 9-4-14

September 4, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, It appears that your publication, on Sept. 2, of my letter regarding Roswell Police Department’s armored fighting vehicle, MRAP, and accoutrements, and a simultaneous essay on the editorial page, have stirred up a discussion. Ordinarily I would...

Dear Editor: 9-3-14

September 3, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Dear editor, I would like to take this opportunity to respond to Mr. Dave Clary’s letter published on Sept. 2, wherein he decries the Roswell Police Department’s possession of a MRAP, the SWAT team uniforms, weaponry, and equipment. Mr. Clary does not, or...