We truly live in the Land of Enchantment

June 13, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

 Not far from Cloudcroft in the Lincoln National Forest is a tiny community called Weed. It’s not named after a particular “pharmaceutical” plant that’s gotten a lot of attention in the newspaper lately. Rather, it is named after W.H. Weed, a New York merchant who set up a branch store in the area in the [&hellip...

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June 13, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Well, it’s nice that we can all agree on something theses days, isn’t it...

Taxing philosophies of state’s political parties

June 12, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

Clearly, there are ideological differences between conservatives and liberals — but not always. On the issue of taxes, it’s a mixed bag. Rhetorically, national Republicans love to cry out for fewer taxes while Democrats prefer to look the other way when a...

Dear Editor: 6-13-14

June 12, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, My hat is off to the County Commission for forcing the issue and to the Chaves County Road Department for doing such a fine job cleaning up the eyesore on North Main Street. It has been a horror since I moved to Roswell in 1976. Thanks, guys....



June 12, 2015 • CartoonsComments (1)

Thinking outside the box...

Dear Editor: 6-10-15

June 9, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, On behalf of the Roswell Folklorico, I would like to thank the following for helping to make our annual show a great success: Barbara Paterson — The best stage manager ever. The Bejarano family — for transforming the Performing Arts Center...



June 7, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

They’re baa-aaaaaack...

Stay on guard from identity thieves

June 6, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

In most cases, a determined thief is a successful thief, and the digital age has opened a whole new arena for thieves to practice their cunning. In addition to stolen and forged checks, identity theft and fraud have become regular occurrences. Thieves have...

recognize the hard work of our teachers and principals

June 6, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Dear editor, As another school year comes to a close, I would like to pause and recognize the hard work of our teachers and principals, and thank them for their dedication to our Roswell students again this past school year. We are blessed to have the...



June 6, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Well, one of her China policies, anyway...