October 27th, 2014

VIDEO: (11) Kansas State rolls Texas 23-0

October 27, 2014

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Weekly Sports Calendar

October 27, 2014

Sweetwater middle school host Big Spring, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater freshman, JV and varsity teams host Big Spring: freshmen and JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6 p.m.
Sweetwater freshmen will host Pecos, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Pecos, 6:30 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘A’ and 8th grade ‘B’ teams will play at Pecos, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘B’ and 8th grade ‘A’ teams will play at Pecos, 5:30 p.m.
Roscoe junior high will play at Menard, 5 p.m.
Roscoe JV will play at Stamford, 6:30 p.m.

SW is now alone atop 2-4A

October 27, 2014

For all the accomplishments over the first seven games, Sweetwater’s football team still felt it had something to prove coming into Friday’s district game against Monahans.
Even with their gaudy 7-0 record, the Mustangs were looking for that knockout punch, that signature victory against a top-caliber opponent to put a punctuation mark on their season.

Read more in our weekend edition.

Halloween Movie Night scheduled tonight

October 27, 2014

Tonight, October 27, the County-City Library will have a Fun Family Halloween Movie Night premiering "Monster House" (rated PG) at 5:30 p.m.
Admission and snacks are free. Call 235-4978 for more information or go to; you can also find them on Facebook.

Local weather for Monday

October 27, 2014

Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 88. Winds will be breezy and from the south southwest at 15 to 20 mph.
Expect partly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 55 and southern winds at 10 to 15 mph. Winds will shift to the north after midnight.
Learn more at

October 26th

Sub-varsity units fall at Monahans

October 26, 2014

JV: Monahans 42,
Sweetwater 6
Javier Olguin had a 3-yard run in the first quarter for Sweetwater’s JV, but that was it for the Mustangs (2-1 in district, 6-2 overall).
Other Sweetwater stand-outs against Monahans included Justin Allen (hard running), Luis Vasquez (good blocking at tight end), Tate Rainey (defense) and Junior Lawhon (defense).
“We had kids out with injuries and were down numbers-wise,” said coach Jarrod Gee. “But I thought the guys played hard and finished. That’s all we ask.”
Monahans 22,
Sweetwater 14

Plowboys rally for a 30-14 win over Lions

October 26, 2014

ROSCOE — Roby’s Lions got the upper hand on Roscoe’s Plowboys gwith a 14-6 lead in the second quarter on Ridgdon Terry’s 7-yard run. However, a pair of Vincent Pantoja touchdown runs for 16 and 4 yards, respectively, was the start of better things for Roscoe as the Plowboys (4-4 overall, 2-1 district) rallied to beat Roby convincingly, 30-14, in a District 6-2A, Division II game Friday.

See the full story in our weekend edition.

Highland and Blackwell sting in their openers

October 26, 2014

The Hornets had a good night in Class 1A district openers this week.
Highland 58,
Hermleigh 8

Sweetwater gets biggest win yet to stay unbeaten

October 26, 2014

Isaiah McGee scores for Sweetwater in Friday's district game against Monahans. Sweetwater won 63-34 to improve to 3-0 in District 2-4A, Division II and 8-0 overall, while Monahans lost for the first time in district play.

RPMH takes Ebola precautions

October 26, 2014

Ebola virus disease (EVD) has caused its share of panic since a handful of Americans have been infected in recent weeks, but Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital (RPMH) is prepared in the event an EVD transmitter seeks treatment at its emergency room.

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