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July 28th, 2012

Several attend soccer camp

July 28, 2012

Students enjoyed this year's week-long Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp this year which finished up on Friday, July 27, 2012. Each day included individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and a daily World Cup tournament.

Fifth Sunday Potluck Dinner at Highland Heights United Methodist Church

July 28, 2012

AVONDALE BAPTIST CHURCH
Hello to all from the Avondale Baptist Church family! We would like to invite you to come and visit us If you are looking for a loving church family. We welcome you to come and worship our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ with us. We have Sunday school classes for all ages and we have great teachers for all of the classes. We are located at 1405 Hoyt Street.

A new take on picnic favorites

July 28, 2012

Family Features
Picnics are a perfect way to enjoy getting together with friends and family this summer.
No matter what your destination — beach, park or just your backyard — there’s no need
to settle for standard fare.

July 27th

Mustang Heights to host open house

July 27, 2012

Mustang Heights Apartments, located at 815 E. Arizona, will host an open house from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2012. The public is invited to attend.

Local band to perform at Tejano Music National Convention

July 27, 2012

The local Kiwanis Club chapter was treated to a mini-concert during their weekly, noon-time meeting held on Wednesday, July 26, 2012 at Bee’s in downtown Sweetwater.
Chapo Cerda and David Ruiz of Thoze Guyz--a musical group that produces what they call “crunkjunto” music, played several songs to the civic club.

Local teacher ordained to ministry

July 27, 2012

The path towards ministry can be filled with many twists and turns, and Jay Neal, longtime resident of Sweetwater, is intimately familiar with just how winding that path can be. On Sunday, July 15, Lillian Jane “Jay” Neal was ordained into ministry at Emmanuel Fellowship Church in Sweetwater. Her ordination follows a recent retirement from a 29-year career as a public school teacher and marks an exciting new season in her life and spiritual journey. 

Blotters for July 25, 2012

July 27, 2012

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 59 calls for service, issued seven citations and made one arrest on July 25, 2012.

The SPD received 35, 911 calls.

Calls for service:
• Theft of a firearm — 600 block of Lamar.
• Burglary of a building — 1400 block of Hoyt.
• Information — 1000 block of W. Avenue C.

Arrested by SPD:
• Vincent Jackson, 30 — Warrant.

The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had eight calls for service, served no civil papers and made three arrests from July 24-25, 2012.

Arrested by NCSO:

Nancy R. Meneses

July 27, 2012

Nancy R. Meneses, age 54, of Sweetwater, Texas, passed away on Thursday, July 26, 2012 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services are pending at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.

July 26th

Updated: Body found off of Interstate 20

July 26, 2012

According to Sweetwater Chief of Police Brian Frieda, a body was found along Interstate 20 inside of the Sweetwater city limits.
At 11:15 a.m. on Thursday, July 26, 2012, the Sweetwater Police Department received a call from Texas Department of Transportation contracted workers about a body they found while cleaning along Interstate 20. The body was in the median near mile marker 242.

Storybook Theatre visits County-City Library

July 26, 2012

The Storybook Theatre visited the County-City Library on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. The group performed The New Little Red Riding Hood, a classic story that emphasizes the importance of character traits with a splash of environmental awareness.
This is the second year for the group to perform in Sweetwater. Last year's show was Two Pigs and T.H.E. Wolf. The Storybook Theatre is on the approved roster of artists with the Texas Commission on the Arts.

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