Las Cruces loses outspoken government watchdog
LAS CRUCES >> Margaret Markham, a resident of Las Cruces described by community leaders as a "local icon," died Friday of natural causes, her daughter Leslie Markham said.Full Story
#1 Oct 29, 2013
Margaret Markham was, without a doubt, the Ralph Nader of Las Cruces, New Mexico. She counseled her fellow citizens and encouraged their activism. She remained feisty and outspoken until the end as her letters this year to the local paper demonstrate.
Even at 96,she demonstrates, the good do die too young.
Add your comments below
|Messianic Jews say they are persecuted in Israel (Jun '08)||27 min||Frijoles||70,022|
|Kiki has no qualifications||7 hr||George||2|
|Some gay-rights foes claim they now are bullied (Jun '11)||Sun||maturesinglesdate||12,365|
|Martinez prefers to stick to issues (Jun '10)||Oct 18||justice is just a...||6,084|
|Maobama and Ebola||Oct 18||Bloodonhishands||1|
|Sound Off||Oct 17||kimberly atencio||4|
|Sheriff's office reports burglary spike in area...||Oct 16||Sonia||1|
Find what you want!
Search Las Cruces Forum Now