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Archive for February 9th, 2011

  • Jannie Taylor

    February 9, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at First Christian Church for Jannie Lois Pennington Taylor, 91, who passed away Feb. 7, 2011. The Rev. Tim Arlet of First Christian Church and Richard Grisham of Bethel Baptist Church will...

  • Gerrit de Graaf

    February 9, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    Gerrit de Graaf, 82, of Ransom Canyon, Texas, went to meet his Lord and Savior on Feb. 7, 2011. He was born on June 18, 1928, in Leiderdorp, the Netherlands, and immigrated to California in 1948. Anna Mae was 14 years old and told her girlfriend about the...

  • Sylvester Douglas Purcell

    February 9, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at Ballard Chapel for Sylvester Purcell, 89, who passed away in his home on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011. The Rev. Leo Pennington of Midway Baptist will officiate. Roswell Veterans Honor Guard will...

  • Rev. Emanuel M. Norfor

    February 9, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    The Rev. Emanuel M. Norfor, senior pastor and founder of New Life Apostolic Church, died unexpectedly on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011. The Rev. Norfor, has been a resident of Roswell for almost 32 years. He was born Aug. 5, 1950, in Phoenix, the third eldest son of...

  • Mtn View has water

    February 9, 2011 • Local News, NewsComments Off

    A school official said the frozen water line in Mountain View Middle School, which broke during the snowstorm last week and caused the school to remain closed, was fixed Tuesday morning. Water has been restored, and the school is ready to be open,...

  • Monterrey Elementary kids dig running

    February 9, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    These Monterrey Elementary School lads get a bit of exercise at the school, Tuesday morning. (Jonathan Entzminger Photo) More than 400 students, grades K-5, will run or earn hundreds of miles in the Mileage Club program at Monterrey Elementary School for the...

  • Walker Aviation Museum features Love Letters exhibit

    February 9, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Through March, Walker Aviation Museum visitors can read love letters written by military wives and their husbands during World War II and the Korean conflict. “The central theme is on the amount of time it took to get letters,” Juliana Halverson,...

  • Seat search under way

    February 9, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell’s mayor says he is closer to finding a replacement for an empty City Council seat and hopes to make his final decision sometime next week. Mayor Del Jurney announced on Tuesday that he has found “six to eight good candidates” to...