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March 27th, 2015

TSTC students sharpen skills at State Conference

March 27, 2015

2015 is a big year for SkillsUSA at TSTC in West Texas — big as in the biggest in 35 years. This year, the school brought 32 students to the SkillsUSA State Conference at TSTC in Waco, the largest number of participating students since 1980.

Read more in Friday's edition, either in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

Local sports calendar

March 27, 2015

FRIDAY, MARCH 27
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red will play at Lamesa, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will play at Lamesa, 7 p.m.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity will play at Lamesa, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will play at Lamesa, 7 p.m.
Tennis
Sweetwater varsity boys and girls will be competing at Snyder tournament starting at 8 a.m.
Track
Sweetwater varsity and JV girls will be competing at Cisco meet.
Roscoe varsity boys and girls will be competing at San Angelo meet.
Highland varsity boys and girls will be competing at Jayton meet.
Blackwell varsity and junior high boys and girls at Trent meet.

Hunt leads by 9 after opening leg of district tourney

March 27, 2015

Only five strokes separate the top two teams following Thursday’s opening leg of the District 2-4A boys golf tournament at Sweetwater Country Club.

Learn more in Friday's edition, in print or with subscription to our e-edition.

SW going to Lamesa

March 27, 2015

Tuesday was a good day for Sweetwater’s baseball and softball teams. The Mustangs opened district by crushing Levelland 10-3, while the Lady Mustangs overcame a 7-1 deficit to rout Levelland 20-9 in five innings and improve their district mark to 1-1 and stay within a game of first place.

Read more in Friday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

SMS track teams at Merkel’s meet

March 27, 2015

Results from Sweetwater Middle School track teams at Merkel’s Run & Gun meet Tuesday are listed. These athletes go to Colorado City’s meet this Tuesday, then end their season with the district meet at Snyder which will be held on April 9.

Find the results in Friday's edition, either in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

Weekend weather for Sweetwater

March 27, 2015

Today will be sunny with a high near 79. Winds will be from the southwest around 10 mph.
Expect mostly clear skies tonight, with a low around 53 and southern winds at 5 to 10 mph.
This weekend, we'll see highs in the upper 80s with lows in the mid to upper 50s. Winds will be from the south and southwest, changing over to north-northeast on Sunday night.
Visit weather.gov to learn more.

March 26th

Transplant recipient is going strong six years later

March 26, 2015

When Alicia Vasquez found out her kidneys were failing, it could have been a death sentence.
Thanks to medical science, a generous brother and an unparalleled perseverance and will to live, Vasquez has improved steadily since her transplant more than six years ago. Today, she looks forward to many more years.

Read more in Thursday's edition, by subscribing to our e-edition or in print.

Atmos Energy to flare natural gas in Nolan County

March 26, 2015

Atmos Energy crews and contractors will oversee controlled natural gas flarings during the week of March 24-April 1, 2015, at various times on the property of Buzzi Unicem USA’s Maryneal plant. The company will be performing maintenance on a section of natural gas pipeline in the area as part of normal, routine maintenance operations.

Read more in Thursday's print edition or by subscribing to our e-edition.

FCCLA competes at regional meet

March 26, 2015

Several Sweetwater High School students participated in the FCCLA (Family Career and Community Leaders of America) Region II Meeting held in Waco on March 5-7.

Learn more and find more photos in Thursday's edition, in print or our e-edition.

Local sports calendar

March 26, 2015

THURSDAY, MARCH 26
Baseball
Rescheduled: Sweetwater JV White hosts Abilene Cooper sophomores, 4 p.m.
Golf
Sweetwater varsity and JV boys will be hosting the first leg of district tournament at Sweetwater Country Club.
Track
Highland junior high boys and girls will be competing at Jayton meet.
FRIDAY, MARCH 27
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red will play at Lamesa, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will play at Lamesa, 7 p.m.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity will play at Lamesa, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will play at Lamesa, 7 p.m.
Tennis

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