Archive - Oct 22, 2011 - News Article
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 41 calls for service, issued two citations and made seven arrests on Oct. 20, 2011.
The SPD received 14, 911 calls.
Calls for service:
â€˘ Theft â€” 400 block of NE Georgia.
â€˘ Family violence assault â€” 1000 block of Oak Street.
â€˘ Family violence assault â€” 900 block of Circle Drive.
â€˘ Disorderly conduct â€” 1200 block of Ragland.
Arrested by SPD:
â€˘ Calvin Pittman, 53 â€” Theft.
â€˘ Dustin Wells, 26 â€” Warrant.
â€˘ Adam Garza, 25 â€” Contributing to a minor.
â€˘ Shawn Garza, 20 â€” Minor in consumption.
John Jay, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Roscoe State Bank, is pleased to announce the employment of Jason Jones as Senior Vice President and Advisory Member to the Board of Directors.
"We are extremely delighted that Jason has chosen to join our bank family," stated Mr. Jay. "Jason has extensive experience in all types of agricultural lending and we believe he will be a great fit for our bank. He will office at our Sweetwater Branch and looks forward to serving the farmers and ranchers of our area.â€ť
Nolan County 4-H is currently celebrating National 4-H Month in October. During National 4-H Month, many local 4-H projects are on display at the County-City Library. The works, including photographs entered in contests, pillows and clothes from the 4-H Fashion Show and many photos, will be on display throughout the month of October. The hours for the library are Monday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WASP Marjorie Ellfeldt Rees, an extremely accomplished lady who made a positive impact inÂ the stateÂ of Kansas, died Sept. 27, 2011.
She was born August 1, 1921, in Kansas City, Mo., and spent most of her life in that area, residing in Johnson County for the last 50 years. Marjorie was an only child, and she graduated from Southwest High School and the University of Missouri at Kansas City, where she also received her MA and Ph.D. in Education Psychology.Â