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April 27th, 2015

Man injured in vehicle fire

April 27, 2015

According to Sweetwater Fire Chief Grant Madden, a man was working on the fuel tank of his vehicle in the Check Mart parking lot on Lamar Street Saturday afternoon when the fuel tank caught fire. The man sustained a second degree burn on his side and singed some of his hair in the blaze.

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County Commission awards $5,000 to juvenile detention

April 27, 2015

The Nolan County Commission awarded an additional $5,000 in funds to detain juvenile offenders within the county Monday during a regular meeting at the Nolan County Courthouse.

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TNB awards Good Grades Pay winners

April 27, 2015

Fifty Sweetwater High School students made the A-Honor Roll in the fifth six weeks of the 2014-2015 school year and Texas National Bank continued with its commitment to recognize and award one lucky scholar from each grade with $50.

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Weekly sports calendar

April 27, 2015

TUESDAY, APRIL 28
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red will host Snyder, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will host Snyder, 7 p.m.
FRIDAY, MAY 1
Track
Sweetwater varsity boys and girls qualifiers will be competing at the Region I-4A meet at Texas Tech University’s Fuller Track in Lubbock.
Roscoe varsity boys and girls qualifiers will be competing at the Region I-2A meet held at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
Highland and Blackwell varsity boys and girls qualifiers will be competing at the Region II-1A meet, Angelo State University’s LeGrand Stadium in San Angelo.
SATURDAY, MAY 2
Track

Mustangs miss chance to sew up 2-4A title as Steers pull even with a 7-5 victory

April 27, 2015

HERMLEIGH — The race to become the Dist-rict 4-3A baseball champion will go the distance, thanks to Big Spring’s 7-5 win over Sweetwater at Hermleigh’s Cardinal Field on Saturday.

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Lady Mustangs have to settle for 3rd following loss

April 27, 2015

The Sweetwater softball team will be going into the Class 4A playoffs later this week for a best-of-3 series with Pampa at Lubbock’s Coronado High School.

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Local forecast for Monday

April 27, 2015

Today, we'll have a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with partly sunny skies and a high near 70. Winds will be from the north-northwest at 5 to 10 mph.
Those rain chances will increase to 50% tonight, with mostly cloudy conditions and a low around 46. Winds will be breezy and from the north at 15 to 20 mph.
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April 24th

Mustangs, Steers play in H’leigh

April 25, 2015

Saturday’s key district baseball game between Sweetwater and Big Spring had two changes Friday. The 2-4A contest originally was set for 2 p.m. at Sweetwater’s Sportsman’s Park, but was moved to Hermleigh with a 5 p.m. start time.
Friday’s changes were announced well after the Reporter had gone to press earlier in the day. A game story will appear in Monday’s paper.

Weekly sports calendar

April 25, 2015

Subject to change
MONDAY, APRIL20
Baseball
Sweetwater JV White vs. Abilene High JV, 6 p.m.
TUESDAY, APRIL21
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red will host Snyder, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will host Snyder, 7 p.m.
FRIDAY, MAY 1
Track
Sweetwater varsity boys and girls qualifiers will be competing at the Region I-4A meet at Texas Tech University’s Fuller Track in Lubbock.
Roscoe varsity boys and girls qualifiers will be competing at the Region I-2A meet held at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.

SW sending 6 to region

April 25, 2015

CANYON — Sweetwater qualified six track athletes Friday for the Region I-4A meet after they earned top-four finishes at West Texas A&M University.
Isaiah McGee leaped a personal best 22-0 1/2 on Friday to win the boys long jump and also qualified as a runner on the 1600 relay, which was fourth (3:30.9). Also on the relay were Michael Lawrence, Mark Lawrence and Deshaun Williams. Williams also qualified with a third-place leap of 6-2 in the high jump and he scored points in three other events for Sweetwater.

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TUESDAY, APRIL 28 Baseball Sweetwater JV Red will host Snyder, 4 p.m. Sweetwater varsity will host...
HERMLEIGH — The race to become the Dist-rict 4-3A baseball champion will go the distance, thanks to...
The Sweetwater softball team will be going into the Class 4A playoffs later this week for a best-of...

 

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