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Fire at Farley’s

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Customers were evacuated from Farley’s Bar and Grill, 1315 N. Main St., around 6 p.m. Tuesday when a fire started on a stack of wood behind the restaurant. “The fire was located in the southeast corner of the building where they receive deliveries. We found wooden pallets and the firewood that they use for barbecues.” [&hellip...

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Mega solar project nears completion

May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Construction crews are close to completing the Roswell 2.5 megawatt solar project on W. Brasher, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) A massive new solar project may power up in south Roswell by the end of June, providing enough energy to power some 780 homes....

Carrasco sentenced to 24 years

May 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Victoriano Carrasco was sentenced on Thursday after pleading no contest to 13 charges, including residential burglary, aggravated burglary, larceny, motor vehicle theft and receiving stolen property. Judge James Hudson ruled that Carrasco should receive 24...

Local clinic handles drug scare

May 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Family Care on North Main Street contacted all patients who received a drug suspected of causing a health scare in North Carolina and Illinois. All patients reported no reactions. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) A local health clinic that received the only...

Man charged with battery on a peace officer

May 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Larry Horton, 48, was arrested on Friday near the intersection of South Wyoming Avenue and West Jaffa Street. He was charged with two counts of battery on a peace officer. The arrest followed an incident that occurred late in the evening in the 900 block of...

City celebrates true meaning of holiday

May 28, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Commander of the American Legion Post 28 and Vietnam veteran Orlando Padillo gives an address at South Park Cemetery on Monday to commemorate all fallen and living military verterans on Memorial Day. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Red, white a blue shimmered across...

Gateway grads ponder identity as they move on

May 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Gateway Christian School students have fun during a last second photo session prior to commencement ceremonies, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo) As each of the 15 Gateway Christian School graduates proceeded down the aisle of Gateway Christian Church Saturday...

Goddard endures storm to graduate as ‘family’

May 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Goddard High students hold on to their caps as gusty winds swirl through the Wool Bowl during graduation ceremonies, Saturday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) Mortarboards and tassels were flying before the ceremony started as Goddard High School students walked...

La Villa celebrates Memorial Day

May 25, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Kaitlyn Roe of the Girl Scout Troop 18044 Color Guard, helps to kick off a Memorial Day ceremony at La Villa Assisted Living, Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) Residents at La Villa Assisted Living Community celebrated Memorial Day early this year with a...

Tough childhood molds ‘man who started World War II’

May 25, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Andy Deshotel. (Courtesy Photo) Memorial Day is a day to commemorate those who died in the service of their country and a time to celebrate those who survived. All made their mark in history. Andy Deshotel is a vet who is known in Roswell as “the man...