Today, expect areas of freezing fog before 10am. Otherwise, it will be mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 26. Winds will be from the northeast around 10 to 15 mph, with wind chill values between 14 and 19.
For tonight, we'll see mostly cloudy conditions, with a low around 19, although wind chill values will be between 12 and 17. Winds will be from the north-northeast at 5 to 10 mph, shifting to the west-northwest after midnight.
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MONDAY, DEC. 9
Roscoe junior high â€˜Aâ€™ girls and boys host Loraine at 5 and 6 p.m., respectively.
Highland junior high girls and boys play at Hermleigh starting at 6 p.m.
TUESDAY, DEC. 10
Sweetwater girls play at Brownwood â€” JV at 4:30 p.m., varsity at 6 p.m., freshmen at 7:30 p.m.
Sweetwater boys play at Brownwood â€” JV at 4:30 p.m., freshmen at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m.
Roscoe boys host San Angelo TLC â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 8 p.m.
Roscoe varsity girls host Abilene Hawks, 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe JV girls at Aspermont, 4 p.m.
Highlandâ€™s football team had a total of 13 players who received all-District 7, Division I recognition for their outstanding play.
Players on the Sweetwater Mustangs White Flag football team hold up championship trophies after they defeated the No. 1-ranked Abilene Longhorns Black football team for the Super Bowl championship this past Sunday. The game was held at McMurry University. The Mustangs, ranked No. 6, won 20-19 in a very exciting contest.
Snyder 31, 8th grade Red 24
Points: Jessica Poe 8, Sonora Medellin 6, Texas Williams 4, Angela Blueford 2, Eva Ornelas 2, Ainsleigh Nelson 2. Steals: Jessica Poe 8, Angela Blueford 5, Sonora Medellin 5. Rebounds: Jes-sica Poe 7.
Snyder 32, 8th grade White 12
Points: Alexe Alcala 4, Katie Nixon 2, Kelsey Par-ker 2, Alex Perez 2, Lauren Rodriguez 2. Rebounds: Addyssonn Jones 3. Steals: Addyssonn Jones 2, Alex Perez 1.
Snyder 23, 7th grade White 10
Points: Anissa McCollom 4, Cyera Piper 4, Mya Jack-son 2.
7th grade Red vs. Snyder (no score)
The inaugural meeting of the West Texas Energy Consortium (WTEC) was held at the Dorothy Garrett Coliseum on the campus of Howard College in Big Spring.Â The conference was opened by WTxEC Chairman Victor G. Carrillo, former Taylor County Judge and Commissioner of the Railroad Commission of Texas.Â
Several Sweetwater bas-ketball teams had to cancel scheduled games Thursday at local and area tourna-ments due to icy weather conditions. The same was true for the Highland and Roscoe boys and girls bas-ketball teams, who were to begin play at Highlandâ€™s an-nual Hilltop Classic.
Blackwellâ€™s two varsity teams were the only ones from Nolan County to play as the weather took its toll around the state.
Also, the Graham-Shal-lowater quarterfinal playoff at Sweetwaterâ€™s Mustang Bowl was moved from 7 p.m. today to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Doug Alexander is announcing his Republican candidacy for Nolan County Commissioner Precinct 2.
Nolan County voters will have the opportunity to cast their votes on the early voting dates of February 18, 2014 thru February 28, 2014. They may also opt to vote in the primary election on March 4, 2014. Doug would sincerely appreciate your vote in this upcoming election.
Jeanne Palafox Wells is announcing her candidacy for Nolan County Treasurer.
Wells has served as County Treasurer since Â March 1, 2013, when she was appointed by the Nolan County Commissioners to fill the rest of the unexpired term vacated by former county treasurer Gayle Biggerstaff.
Prior to her appointment, she worked in the County Auditor's office for six years as an Assistant Auditor. In this role, she audited various county offices, including the Treasurer's office.Â
Sweetwater Community Lighthouse:
Aglow International Sweetwater Community Lighthouse willÂ have their Christmas Party on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express. We will have a time of worship, fellowship and singing. Everyone is invited to come and bring a friend. For more information, call 766-2245 or 338-8924.
Broadway Baptist Church: