November 19th, 2014

Junior high hoop results

November 19, 2014

Snyder 37, 8th grade Red 34
8th grade White 24, Snyder 6
Snyder 26, 7th grade Red 22
Snyder 28, 7th grade White 22
Roscoe ‘A’ 41, Winters 8
Roscoe ‘B’ 15, Winters 14

Find individual stats in Wednesday's edition in Sports.

Local events for Wednesday

November 19, 2014

Today, November 19, the Adult Literacy/ESL class will meet at the County-City Library at 9:30 a.m.
Instructors will help you learn to read, improve your reading skills, improve your English skills or help you read to your children. There will be no Adult Literacy/ESL class on Wednesday, November 26.
Also, Home School Story Hour will be at the County-City Library from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Library staff will provide stories and activities for the children.
Home School Story Hour is held every third Wednesday of the month. Call 235-4978 for more information.

Wednesday's local weather

November 19, 2014

Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 60. Winds will be from the west-southwest at 5 to 15 mph, becoming north in the afternoon.
Expect partly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 38 and north-northeast winds around 5 mph. After midnight, winds will become calm.
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November 18th

Sweetwater first grader passes away

November 18, 2014

The little boy who captured Sweetwater's heart has died.
Randy Alexander Anthony Rodriguez, the six-year-old first grader at Sweetwater ISD, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Rodriguez had been diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor and had been under hospice care.

Read more in Tuesday's edition.

WASP Museum hosts 5K run

November 18, 2014

The National WASP WWII Museum hosted runners of all ages Saturday afternoon for the fifth annual Run for the WASP. The WASP run is an annual fundraiser benefitting the museum and honoring the women who served as WASPs.
Men and women competed in a 5K run, while others could walk a mile to show support.

Get all the details in Tuesday's edition.

SHS plans second community pep rally

November 18, 2014

Sweetwater High School announced that they will host a community-wide pep rally Thursday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium.
The theme for Thursday's pep rally will be "Black Out." The school requested that attendees wear black clothing and bring glow sticks and flashlights to the pep rally.

Learn more in Tuesday's edition.

Pamela Kay Brazil McCombs

November 18, 2014

On Nov. 15, 1951, a sweet spirit made her appearance into the world. For all the years that followed, she would grace her family and friends with her many attributes, talents and love for family. Pam had an artist’s soul and possessed many talents which included drawing, painting and writing. She was an animal lover and accomplished equestrian. She had a Bachelor’s degree in English and education and shared her gift for and love of words and literature as a teacher for over 10 years.

Local sports calendar

November 18, 2014

Sweetwater varsity girls will play at Wichita Falls Hirschi: JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe JV and varsity girls will host Colorado City starting at 5:30 p.m.
Highland JV and varsity girls play at Clyde starting at 5 p.m.
Blackwell varsity girls will host Rotan (season opener), 6 p.m.
Sweetwater freshman girls will play at Clyde tournament.
Roscoe varsity girls will play at Lueders-Avoca tournament.
Roscoe JV girls will play at Cross Plains tournament.

SW-Highland hoops action

November 18, 2014

Sweetwater’s Abby Garcia (2) is guarded by Highland’s Sabrina Romero in the teams’ season-opening game against each other last week. Both teams see action today as do the Roscoe and Blackwell girls.

Lady Hornets jump to No. 1 in Class 1A

November 18, 2014

After being ranked No. 4 in the preseason poll, the Highland girls basketball team jumped up all the way to No. 1 in Class 1A in the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches’ first regular season poll that was released on Monday.

Read more in Tuesday's edition in Sports.

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