A Native Air Ambulance sits on display during a Lawrence Brothers IGA celebration to honor first responders, Saturday. Mark Wilson Photo
Roswell’s first responders were honored at Lawrence Brothers IGA, Saturday, allowing a chance for the public to meet those in emergency medical services and thank them for their service to the community.
A Native Air helicopter from the Roswell International Air Center flew into the parking lot at the start of the event, a special moment for Blake Meek, IGA store director. Meek’s son Jacob had a stroke in November 2010, and was flown to Lubbock in the same helicopter that landed Saturday.
“I can’t say enough. They saved my son’s life,” Meek said. “And we’ve had a couple other problems since the stroke, and have had to call on emergency Login to read more