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September 8th, 2014

Wilcox receives county agent service award

September 8, 2014

Zachary Wilcox received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of County Agriculture Agents during the 2014 Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference held in Mobile, Ala. Wilcox was one of several honorees who represent the top two percent of the membership selected by their peers and the Director of Extension.

See the full story in Monday's print edition.

Ribbon cutting of new RPMH Cardiac Rehab & Wellness Center Set for Sept. 9

September 8, 2014

After a year of construction, Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital (RPMH) has announced the ribbon cutting ceremony for its new cardiac rehabilitation and wellness center. Set for Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 10 a.m., the hospital will host a special ribbon cutting ceremony along with facility tours and refreshments.

Flippen Group leadership consultant Leone speaks at SISD convocation

September 8, 2014

Stanley Leone, Jr. was the speaker at the Sweetwater ISD Convocation recently. Leone is a Flip Flippen team member and he says that Capturing Kids’ Hearts was a life changing program for him as a high school student.
“He was a very inspirational speaker,” said Sweetwater ISD Assistant Superintendent Kathy Smartt.

See the full story in Monday's print edition.

Local forecast for Monday

September 8, 2014

Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 89. Winds will be from the south at 5 to 10 mph.
Expect partly cloudy skies tonight, with a low around 71 and south-southeast winds around 10 mph.
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Weekly Sports Calendar

September 8, 2014

MONDAY, SEPT. 8
Volleyball
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams will host Levelland at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m., respectively.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 9
Football
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘B’ team at Dublin, 4:30 p.m.
Tennis
Snyder vs. San Angelo Central (varsity match) at Sweetwater, 4 p.m.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 11
Football
Sweetwater freshmen at Breckenridge, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will play at Breckenridge, 6:30 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade combined teams host Breckenridge at 4 and 5:30 p.m., respectively.
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘B’ and 8th grade ‘A’ teams host Breckenridge, 7 p.m.

McGee’s 4 TDs help SW hold off Mules in the rain

September 8, 2014

MULESHOE — Sweetwa-ter got a rude welcome at Muleshoe on Friday as rain fell throughout the contest, giving both teams problems as the football became slippery on the home team field’s turf surface.
And after a 66-35 win at home over Lubbock High in its opener — a game that featured a 54-point Sweet-water outburst in the first half — scoring was tougher this time around, especial-ly in the second half

See the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

SHS gets a split vs. Muleshoe

September 8, 2014

Sweetwater High School’s sub-varsity football teams finished with a split decision here on Thursday.

See the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

SHS tennis team gets its 1st fall win

September 8, 2014

Sweetwater High School’s tennis team defeated San Angelo Lake View 9-7 this past Tuesday at the SHS courts for its first fall win as it improved to 1-1 for the young season.

Read the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

Hamlin runs by Roscoe

September 8, 2014

ROSCOE — Hamlin used a 28-point second quarter outburst to put Roscoe in a hole and rode to a 49-21 win over the Plowboys, who saw their record fall to 0-2 after Friday’s loss.

See the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

Roscoe CC teams running for a cure

September 8, 2014

The Roscoe girls and boys cross country teams will be participating in the fight against cancer by hosting a walk/run-a-thon on Saturday, Sept. 20 in honor of Cynthia Black.

See the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 18 Cross Country Sweetwater varsity runners at Miles meet. Football Sweetwater...
After a big 25-10 win in Game 1, the Sweetwater volleyball team suddenly ran into trouble in its...
Sweetwater High School’s JV volleyball team swept past Miles 25-19, 25-21 here Tuesday. Sweetwater...

 

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