April 24th, 2015
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The Farm Service Agency (FSA) is now accepting applications for Emergency Farm Loans resulting from damages and losses caused by drought Feb. 17, 2015 and continuing.
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Sweetwater High School student Leah Warren (center) was recognized Monday at the SISD board of trustees meeting. Warren received the GROW (Gives Recognition for Outstanding Work) award.
The Sweetwater High School Texas Math and Science Coaches Association (TMSCA) students were also honored with a resolution marking their achievements.
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The city of Roscoe, according to a press release from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), failed to collect and submit the required number of bacteriological samples in January.
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Texas State Technical College celebrated 50 years of serving the state as the technical college of Texas on Wednesday in Austin during an event hosted by The TSTC Foundation.
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LUBBOCK â€” The ability to win close games has been a key for Sweetwater High Schoolâ€™s baseball team in remaining at the top of the District 2-4A standings.
Sweetwaterâ€™s last three victories, and four of the last five, have been by three runs or less â€” including an 8-5 win at Lubbock Estaca-do on Tuesday.
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Today will be partly sunny with a high near 85. Winds will be from the south-southwest at 5 to 15 mph. After 1 p.m., we'll have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tonight will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 65 and south-southwest winds from 10 to 15 mph. After midnight, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms will come into the area.
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Sweetwater police apprehended a man Tuesday accused of exposing himself to children participating in athletic activities at the middle school.
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August 15, 2014 was not a good day for Larry Locke, Owner/Operator of Logistic Support on the Texas and Oklahoma Railroad (TXOR). This was the day one of the 18 rail crossing bridges they cross on their way to Maryneal burnt to the ground during a wildfire.
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AUSTIN â€” Texas Governor Greg Abbott will be the keynote speaker at Texas State Technical Collegeâ€™s 50th Anniversary Celebration. The evening begins with a reception at 6 p.m. followed by a program and dinner at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, at the Hilton Austin.
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