Roosevelt pastor to be memorialized


Courtesy photo Joel Givens served as a circuit rider in Roosevelt County in the early 1900’s, driving a horse-drawn buggy to take the Methodist ministry to rural residents. By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Traveling by horse and buggy, the Rev. Joel Givens traversed the small communities of Roosevelt County in the early 1900’s, visiting […]

Bug club sending enthusiasts to the street


Casey Masterson paid $6,200 for his 2003 Volkswagen dune buggy — then started a Volkswagen club. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Ryan Lengerich There is just something about an air-cooled Volkswagen. Whether it’s the rough vibrations and off-road style of a dune buggy or the immediate recognizability of a hard-top beetle — when there’s no […]