October 5, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

They only thing certain in life is death and taxes, so the saying goes. Since taxes for education never terminate, does that create a whole new axiom? The only thing certain is taxes for schools never expire? [/auth...

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Don’t take religious freedom for granted

October 4, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

I am a staunch supporter of the First Amendment. There is an obvious reason I hold this particular constitutional amendment so close to my heart. I am a journalist and believe in free speech and assembly. The second reason I am a die-hard supporter of the...

Newspaper supports these candidates

October 4, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

The editorial staff of the Roswell Daily Record is endorsing the following state and national candidates in the Nov. 4 General Election.   Weh for Senate In the race for U.S. Senate, the Daily Record endorses Republican challenger Allen Weh. Weh is a...



October 4, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

Legalize/decriminalize it, then all those other problems just faaaaaaaade away, don’t they? They don’t? [/auth...



October 3, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

Nice turning off the sprinklers for a while, wasn’t it? [/auth...

Dear Editor: 10-3-14

October 2, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, I’m curious as to how you determine your selection of the front-page news. The first case of Ebola in the United States is reported, and the Roswell Daily Record didn’t find it important enough to place on the front page. A woman is...

Dear Editor: 10-02-14

October 2, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor: Thank you for your excellent article in Tuesday’s Roswell Daily Record on Jane Batson, a wonderfully dedicated citizen of Roswell and her untimely and surprising passing. She will be sorely missed and will leave a major hole in our hearts....

Dear Editor: 10-1-14

September 30, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, New Mexico is at the forefront of economic development and sustainability and has had success in making positive and substantial changes in our economy due to the hard work and dedication of state Rep. Nora Espinoza. Rep. Espinoza heard that...

Dear Editor: 9-30-14

September 30, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, The U.S. Congress has a public approval rating of 7 percent. Incredibly, approximately 85 percent of the incumbents will be re-elected and sent back to Washington D.C. This absolutely boggles my mind until I started thinking about the explanation...

Dear Editor: 9-27-14

September 26, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear Editor, In reference to Mayor Kintigh’s letter in today’s (paper), Sept. 23, 2014, at last a voice of reason regarding our Police Department and the militarization of law enforcement of our area’s law enforcement in general. While he brought up...