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March 23rd, 2015

Roscoe’s Solis wins 400 dash in JV boys division at Hamlin track meet

March 23, 2015

Roscoe’s Juan Solis won the junior varsity boys division’s 400-meter dash with a time of 1:01.17 at a recent track meet in Hamlin.

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March 21st

Woman’s Forum gearing up for Library Tag Day

March 21, 2015

The Women's Forum in Sweetwater is getting ready for the annual Library Tag Day, which will take place on Wednesday, April 1. The initiative raises money for the County-City library for current and future programs.
The Woman's Forum was formed in 1950 by Mrs. Ione Dulaney Perry to create interest and support for a movement to build a public library for Nolan County. Various Nolan County clubs were asked to be Forum club members and individual memberships were also accepted, which is true of membership today.

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Austin, Nashville country music styles set to collide in Sweetwater

March 21, 2015

A pair of rising country music stars plucked from the clubs along Broadway in Nashville, Tenn. are set to meet a trio of seasoned Austin musicians at what promoters have dubbed "Nashville City Limits." In a one-of-a-kind performance, Music City U.S.A. will merge with the Live Music Capitol of the World.
And it's all going down at the Sweetwater Municipal Auditorium on Saturday, March 28.

March 20th

VIDEO OF THE DAY: A Kid-Friendly 'Good Morning' Juice

March 20, 2015

Chef Curtis Stone makes a delicious juice your kids will love.

Sweetwater-Snyder district opener is moved to Snyder

March 20, 2015

The Sweetwater-Snyder district softball opener scheduled for 5 p.m. today has been moved to Snyder. The varsity game will still be held at 5 p.m., with the JV game to immediately follow. Today's games were originally scheduled to be played in Sweetwater but were moved due to the rainy weather that hit this morning.
Sweetwater is 3-2 for this season after defeating Ballinger, 8-5, Monday on a walk-off three-run homer by Abby Garcia in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Snyder is 10-5 overall and ranked No. 13 in the state, but lost 10-8 Tuesday in eight innings to Lubbock Coronado.

Highland Heights UMC to decorate Easter baskets for the homebound

March 20, 2015

Churches featured in this week's Religion page are: Avondale Baptist Church, Bethel Assembly of Sweetwater, Broadway Baptist Church, Emmanuel Fellowship Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, Highland Heights United Methodist Church, and Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

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Foster named HOBY representative for SHS

March 20, 2015

The HOBY (Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership) representative for Sweetwater High School this year is Kaitlyn Foster (left), and Amber Smith has been selected alternate. Both girls will attend summer leadership camp in Austin where they will be involved in activities to strengthen their leadership abilities and ultimately make a positive impact in their community. Both girls are juniors.

Shipp called as new pastor at Avondale Baptist Church

March 20, 2015

This Sunday, March 22 will be the first Sunday for Kevin Shipp in the official role of pastor at Avondale Baptist Church.
For the past seven months, Shipp served in the role of Interim Pastor at Avondale. Last Sunday, the church voted to call him as their leader.

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Bon Appétit: Taste of Sweetwater coming up

March 20, 2015

Endless delectable dishes, sweet treats and all the beverages you can drink will be for taking at the upcoming Taste of Sweetwater, which is set for Monday, April 13, at the Nolan County Coliseum Annex building.

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Sweetwater Red Rattlers to participate in Hoops, Dreams and Goals game

March 20, 2015

Teams from Big Spring to the Permian Basin to Abilene and Sweetwater to San Angelo will compete March 27 in this year’s 11th Annual Hoops, Dreams and Goals Basketball Tournament at Howard College’s Dorothy Garrett Coliseum.

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College Basketball Round Up- Sweet 16 Edition Midwest Region
All events are subject to change TUESDAY, MARCH 31 Golf Sweetwater varsity and JV boys will play...
LAMESA — Sweetwater’s baseball and softball teams won for the second straight time in District 2-4A...

 

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