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October 6th, 2014

Weekly Sports Calendar

October 6, 2014

MONDAY, OCT. 6
Volleyball
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams are at Snyder at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m., respectively.
TUESDAY, OCT. 7
Volleyball
Sweetwater will host Estacado: freshmen at 5 p.m. (middle school gym), JV at 5 p.m. (high school gym), varsity at 6 p.m. (high school gym)
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 8
Cross Country
Roscoe and Highland are at Albany meet.
THURSDAY,
OCT. 9
Football
DISTRICT
OPENERS
Sweetwater freshman and JV teams will host Fort Stockton at 5 and 6:30 p.m., respectively.
The Sweetwater 7th grade ‘A’ and 8th grade ‘B’ teams are at Fort Stockton, 4 p.m.

Talented Sweetwater trio hopes for second 5-0 run

October 6, 2014

Sweetwater’s 2014 football season is only half over and the games that really count don’t begin until Friday, when it starts Dis-trict 2-4A, Division II play at Fort Stockton.
But after finishing 4-6 the last four years and missing the playoffs the last five, the Mustangs have blazed their way to a heady 5-0 start this season, capped by the team’s impressive 62-48 win over previously-unbeaten Andrews on the road.

Learn more in our weekend edition in Sports.

S’water pounds Lamesa for 2nd 2-4A win

October 6, 2014

LAMESA — Following a heartbreaking loss at home to Levelland three days ear-lier, the Sweetwater High School volleyball team went to Lamesa and swept the host Tornadoes in three games on Friday night.

Read the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

Highland stuns No. 6 SC; Blackwell tops VB

October 6, 2014

Nolan County’s two six-man football teams both won on the road Friday. Highland (2-3) knocked off No. 6-ranked Sterling City for its first on-field win of the year, while Blackwell (3-3) overcame a one-point deficit at halftime to post a 21-point win at Veribest.

Read the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.

October 4th

David Alvarado

October 4, 2014

David Alvarado, age 55, of Sweetwater, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 at Nolan Nursing and Rehab.
As per his wishes, his body was cremated. A private graveside was held on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at Sweetwater Cemetery. Burial followed.
Arrangements were under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
David was born on May 8, 1959 in Sweetwater to Regino and Rosa (Ovalle) Alvarado. He was a member of the Calvario Baptisto Church.

National Night Out activities growing

October 4, 2014

National Night Out (NNO), a nationwide program which was developed by the National Association of Town Watch, is officially being recognized in Sweetwater for the first year Tuesday, with most activities slated to begin at 6 p.m.

Pick up the weekend edition to learn more.

Nolan County Health Fair Tuesday at TSTC

October 4, 2014

The annual Nolan County Health Fair will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at the TSTC (Texas State Technical College) Sweetwater campus in the Student Center gym. The event will run from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. and will include over 35 area vendors featuring a wide variety of services.

It’s time for an annual flu shot

October 4, 2014

The health department is administering the flu vaccine during regular immunization clinic every Wednesday from 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m. and on the second Wednesday of each month until 6 p.m.; the cost is $20 for all adults and children 3-18 years of age, even if they have insurance. Medicare, part B is accepted. The cost for children who do not have insurance is $10, and Medicaid and CHIP is accepted. If you have any questions regarding immunizations, call 235-5463.

Pick up the weekend edition to learn more.

October 3rd

Fields of Faith Wednesday at Mustang Bowl

October 3, 2014

The following churches are highlighted in this week's Religion section: Avondale Baptist Church, Broadway Baptist Church, Emmanuel Fellowship Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, Highland Heights United Methodist Church, Lamar Street Baptist Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (The Mormons). and Trinity Baptist Church.

Pick up Friday's edition to learn more.

Nolan County Health Fair Monday at TSTC

October 3, 2014

The annual Nolan County Health Fair will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at the TSTC (Texas State Technical College) Sweetwater campus in the Student Center gym. The event will run from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. and will include over 35 area vendors featuring a wide variety of services.

Read the full story in Friday's print edition.

TUESDAY, OCT. 21 Cross Country Roscoe runners will go to Hamlin for district meet. Volleyball...
The scores are as follows: 8th grade White 42, Greenwood 0; 8th grade Red 26, Greenwood 20;...
Sweetwater’s JV is now 6-0 in district volleyball after a 25-19, 25-18 win over Levelland, but the...

 

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