Just days away before Christmas, Tommy Rodgers, a West Helena postal carrier, announced he will be retiring after 30 years of service with the West Helena Post Office. Friends, family and co-workers gathered Thursday to celebrate Christmas and recall memories of a job well done in high spirits as Rodgers bid farewell .

Just days away before Christmas, Tommy Rodgers, a West Helena postal carrier, announced he will be retiring after 30 years of service with the West Helena Post Office. Friends, family and co-workers gathered Thursday to celebrate Christmas and recall memories of a job well done in high spirits as Rodgers bid farewell .