July 12, 2015 • CartoonsComments (2)

Many great cops in our town.  Glad they caught this one...

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July 11, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Those whom the gods wish to destroy&#...

Dear Editor: NMMI should return to supporting cadets

July 10, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

I am CPT Normand E Thomas, AUS (Ret). I attended NMMI from 1964-67 and received both my high school diploma (1966) and associate of arts degree (1967) from NMMI. After graduation I became a life member of the NMMI Alumni Association. I have tried to give...

The Roswell incident and pop culture

July 10, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

Last weekend I experienced my first Cosmicon. That’s cosmic, not comic, aptly named for its interstellar flavor, which was inspired by an incident in 1947 that put Roswell on the international map. Cosmicon is an annual event, along with a science fiction...



July 10, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Mason-Dixon redux...

Dear Editor: Retired judge praises integrity of D.A.

July 7, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

This letter is in regard to the political cartoon in the Sunday, June 28 paper satirizing Chief Deputy District Attorney Michael Murphy. Because of the nature of the cartoon, I felt that it was important, as a former District Court Judge, to respond. It is...

Dear Editor: Welfare enlarges underclass allergic to working

July 7, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

My father used to say priests were men in skirts. I never understood his disdain. Even so, he was a religious man. When my mother was hospitalized for months at a time, he sometimes led me, my brother and sisters in praying a rosary. When she was sick, he’d...



July 5, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

The other Roswell Incident...

Don’t take our freedoms for granted

July 4, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

A couple of months ago, a reader sent an email to me requesting that the newspaper stop using the term “illegal immigrants” and instead use the words “undocumented immigrant.” I’m not sure if it was a reaction to the series of stories we did on...



July 4, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Liberty.  Remember that...