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September 29th, 2014

VIDEO: Murray, Cowboys dominant against Saints

September 29, 2014

Morrison breaks down the Cowboys' huge win over the Saints.

Meet and greet under the Oaks planned for Oct. 13

September 29, 2014

From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 13, "Meet and Greet Under the Oaks" will be held.
Everyone in attendance can ride in a designated vehicle carrying those who want to go on the free tour of the 73-acre Camp Boothe Oaks. Children under seven years of age must be accompanied by an adult or parent.

Read the full story in Monday's print edition.

Highland ISD students participate in 2014 Lone Star Leadership Academy camps

September 29, 2014

Nine hundred forty-one outstanding fourth through eighth graders participated in Education in Action’s 2014 spring break and summer Lone Star Leadership Academy camps including Highland ISD students Maura Chapman, Grayson Chapman, Crae Chapman and Hunter Heady.

Read the full story in Monday's print edition.

Another big win

September 29, 2014

Sweetwater's Michael Lawrence celebrates after scoring a first-quarter touchdown in Friday's 62-48 win at Andrews.

Learn more in Monday's print edition.

Time to Paint the Town Purple

September 29, 2014

Monday, Sept. 29 through Friday, Oct. 3 — this week — is the designated "Paint the Town Purple" week for homes and businesses county-wide. In doing so, citizens are urged to celebrate cancer survivorship, remember loved ones lost to the disease, honor caregivers and join Nolan County's fight against cancer.
Participation certificates will be given, with prizes awarded to the best decorated area. This week will fall during the Mustangs' off week, which will not conflict with football decorations within Sweetwater.

Read the full story in Monday's print edition.

Lady ‘Stangs sweep away the Lady Tigers

September 29, 2014

A dominating 10-2 run to close out Game 2 keyed Sweetwater’s 3-0 win over Snyder here Saturday in the district volleyball opener for both teams.
Sweetwater (16-9 overall) won 25-23, 25-22 and 25-22 for the sweep at its gym. All three games were close throughout, but Sweetwater led at the end each time.

Read the full story in Monday's print edition in Sports.

Today's local events

September 29, 2014

Today. September 29, Relay for Life of Nolan County has designated Monday through Friday, Oct. 3 as “Paint the Town Purple” week for homes and businesses throughout the county.
Participation certificates will be given, with prizes awarded to the best decorated area. For more information, contact Cindy Hamlin-2014 Relay for Life Chair at 325-725-7615 or cindy-hamlin@hotmail.com, visit www.relayforlife.org/SweetwaterTx, or find the “Relay for Life of Nolan County Texas” page on Facebook.

Local weather for Monday

September 29, 2014

Today will be sunny with a high near 84. Winds will be from the southeast at 5 to 10 mph.
Expect partly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 66 and south-southeast winds at 5 to 10 mph.
Visit weather.gov to learn more.

Sweetwater Municipal Band to perform at Broadway Lights

September 29, 2014

When the Applause Music Series opens on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sweetwater Municipal Auditorium, "Broadway Lights" will feature a hometown staple--the Sweetwater Municipal Band, directed by Billy Weems.
The Sweetwater Municipal Band was restarted in 1989, after a lapse of about 50 years. One of the founding members, Richard Smola, knew of the past history because his father-in-law, George Thompson, had been an active member in the Sweetwater Municipal Band in the 1930s. 

Read the full story in our weekend edition.

National Night Out comes to Sweetwater

September 29, 2014

Community awareness is a major key to fighting crime. In hopes of promoting such awareness, the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) began holding a countrywide event: National Night Out (NNO), in 1984.
This year, National Night Out will be officially recognized in Sweetwater for the first time, as the police and fire departments are publicizing the Oct. 7 event.

Read the full story in our weekend edition.

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