Chief: Police responding to more than 100 activities a day

January 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Chief Phil Smith revealed to the City’s Police Committee, Monday evening, that current records indicate the police respond to or participate in 153.1 activities per day, or 6.3 activities per hour — in other words, one every 10 minutes. He defined activities as everything from traffic stops, responding to crimes, accidents and...

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Church under construction

January 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of St. John’s Catholic Church on South Lincoln Avenue helped begin a renovation project inside the church Monday. Mass will be held at the Ava Maria Center across the street until the project is finished. Call 622-3531 for information or email...


King celebrates 100th

January 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Rev. King was feted with a lunch at the J.O.Y. Center. Born in Deer Harbor, New Foundland. He was ordained a United Methodist pastor in 1937, at the age of 23. King has been an active member of the Masons since 1948. He celebrated 75 years in the ministry on...


Puppy pals

January 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jackson and Tara were on hand and available for adoption at Roswell Tractor Supply, Saturday, during an event presented by Doggy Saviors, a group that rescues animals from Animal Control before they are euthanized. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


RMAC education curator helps children connect with art

January 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Meredith Bennett is the curator of education at the Roswell Museum of Art Center. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Meredith Bennett moved to Roswell a year ago and has become a positive force in helping children connect with art as curator of education for the Roswell...


Sweet story time

January 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Sweet Leilani’s visited with children at the Roswell Public Library for a story time on Hawaii and Hula dancing, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


In flight

January 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Geese fly over a farm field in search of a landing zone, Wednesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


17 reclaim items recovered by RPD officers

January 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Individuals look through recovered stolen items at the Roswell Police Department, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo) A total of 55 individuals went to check the items located by officers of the Roswell Police Department during a warrant service. Of those who went...


Chan’s work hard to categorize — and that’s good

January 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Derek Chan and fellow artist and friend Paula Wilson pose for a photograph during Chan’s exhibit at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, Friday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) “Causation” opened Friday evening at the Roswell Museum and Art Center with a...


Family creates fund for assault survivor

January 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The family of a woman, who was the victim of a home invasion, stabbing and sexual assault Jan. 4, has set up a fund for her. “She has no disability and she is still listed in critical condition, but she’s recovering. It’s going to be a long recovery,”...