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October 30th, 2014
The Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) is proud to announce that John Jay, president of Roscoe State Bank, will serve as chairman of the IBAT Board of Directors for 2014-2015. He officially accepted this position during the associationâ€™s 40th annual convention held in Fort Worth.
Read more in Thursday's edition.
Early voting will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday, Oct. 31, in the County Clerk's office located at 100 East Third, Suite 108.
Election Day will then take place on the following Tuesday, Nov. 4, with polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the respective polling places for the nine voting precincts in Nolan County.
Learn more and find a list of all the candidates appearing on the ballot in Thursday's edition.
Digital signs were put up on Wednesday morning at the new location for DMI Wealth Management and Insurance Solutions in Sweetwater.
Learn more in Thursday's edition.
Today, October 30, Story Hour at the County-City Library for parents and their children will be at 10:45 a.m.
Library staff will lead the parents and children in stories and songs. Call 235-4978 for more information or go to www.sweetwaterlibrary.org.
Also, the Nolan County Sign Ups for Goodfellows will continue today and tomorrow from 9 a.m. to noon, and 1-3 p.m. at the Sweetwater Fire Station, located at 900 E. Broadway. Applicants need to bring latest proof of income, approval notice for food stamps, birth certificate for each child, pay stub and approval notice for T.A.N.F.
Today will be partly sunny with a high near 78. Winds will be from the south at 5 to 10 mph, becoming northwestern in the afternoon.
Expect partly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 49 and north-northeast winds around 10 mph. Before 1 a.m., we'll also have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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It's that time of the year again, and Goodfellows is getting ready. This past week the Goodfellows had a meeting and were excited to see so many new faces and volunteers.Â
Members of the Sweetwater High School volleyball team react after their five-set win Tuesday over Big Spring. The Lady Mustangs will take a 22-12 season record into the playoffs next week.
See the story in Sports on page 7 of Wednesday's edition.
Today, October 29, the Nolan County Sign Ups for Goodfellows will take place through the 31st, from 9 a.m. to noon, and 1-3 p.m. each day at the Sweetwater Fire Station, located at 900 E. Broadway. Applicants need to bring latest proof of income, approval notice for food stamps, birth certificate for each child, pay stub and approval notice for T.A.N.F.
Also, the Adult Literacy/ESL class will meet at the County-City Library at 9:30 a.m.
Today will be sunny with a high near 78. Winds will be from the east at 5 to 10 mph.
Expect mostly clear conditions tonight, with a low around 55 and east-southeastern winds around 5 mph.
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The Big Country Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST) Robotics hub, which is managed by Texas State Technical College, took place on Saturday, Oct. 25. This yearâ€™s topic was Blade Runner, which is all about the engineering challenges associated with the implementation of modern wind energy technology.Â
Learn more in Tuesday's edition.