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November 26th, 2014

RPMH picks up awards for leadership, quality of care

November 26, 2014

Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital has earned its share of accolades during its time as Nolan County's premier health care facility. Recently, the hospital received two more awards from prestigious organizations recognizing the staff's medical prowess.

Read more in Wednesday's edition.

Black Friday starting early

November 26, 2014

When Black Friday started in the 1960s, as a means to ring in the Christmas shopping season, retailers hoped to move their finances from the “red” to the “black.” But almost 55 years later, businesses are almost foregoing the original plans and beginning their sales before the Thanksgiving turkey is even out of the oven.

Learn more in Wednesday's edition.

TNB donates to Goodfellows

November 26, 2014

Texas National Bank recently made a donation to Sweetwater Goodfellows. Shown is Aubrey Turnbow (center) receiving the donation from Brenda Stirl and Mike Fernandez.

Local weather for Wednesday

November 26, 2014

Today will be sunny with a high near 60. Winds will be from the west around 10 mph, shifting to the north-northeast in the afternoon.
Expect clear skies tonight, with a low around 35 and northeast winds around 5 mph. Winds will become south-southeastern after midnight.
Learn more at weather.gov.

November 25th

Honk rally set to send off high school football team to third round of playoffs

November 25, 2014

Sweetwater High School Football secured a third round playoff seat against Vernon High School on Friday, Nov. 28, at 2 p.m. in Mineral Wells. The school announced today that it will sponsor a send off event for the football team and band where community members can line up in their cars along the route out of town and "honk" to show good will as the students leave for Mineral Wells.

Read more in Tuesday's edition.

Goodfellows activities draw near

November 25, 2014

Kendall Daniel is pictured sharing her Letter to Santa (shown). Kendall is the nine year old daughter of LaDawn & Tony Daniel of Sweetwater.
Recently she had the opportunity to share her letter with Santa himself. Santa was extremely touched by her very selfless P.S. to make sure he took care of those kids that don't have any toys.
Kendall and her family plan to volunteer and help Goodfellows make this Christmas a little brighter for those kids that don't have any toys.

Read more in Tuesday's edition.

Tuesday's local forecast

November 25, 2014

Today will be sunny with a high near 57. Winds will be from the north-northwest at 5 to 15 mph, becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Expect clear skies tonight, with a low around 38 and southwest winds at 10 to 15 mph.
Learn more at weather.gov.

November 24th

TSTC to open EMS Basic program in Sweetwater

November 24, 2014

Texas State Technical College is now accepting applications for a new program at the Sweetwater campus. In January, TSTC in Sweetwater will offer EMT-Basic.

Read more in Monday's edition.

City announces holiday schedule

November 24, 2014

There will be no residential refuse service on Thursday, Nov. 27 or 28 in order for city employees to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with their families. All residential containers will be serviced during the remainder of the holiday week.

Read more in Monday's edition.

Chamber welcomes Achieve Dental

November 24, 2014

Members of the Sweetwater Chamber of Commerce and Chamber Ambassadors, as well as members of the community welcomed Achieve Dental to Sweetwater with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Achieve Dental is located at 309 NE Georgia Avenue Suite #124 at the office number is 325-236-6902.

Read more in Monday's edition.

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