February 22nd, 2015
The opening day of action Thursday saw Sweetwaterâ€™s two softball teams go 3-0 at their annual tournament that is held at Jerry Collins Complex.
See the full story in our weekend edition.
After receiving a first-round bye for winning the District 12-1A championship, the Highland girls basketball team begans the playoffs Friday. The Lady Hornets faced Balmorhea at Big Lakeâ€™s Reagan County High School in a Class 1A area-round game. The team members (who are pictured in no particular order) are Kailee Hall, Hannah Allen, Madison Moseley, Hannah Kirby, Sydny Helbert, Kellse Cornett, Reann Robinson, Kaylee Martin, Emily Hamilton, Kelsi Johns, Bailey Garrett, Sabrina Romero, Karlie Allen, Summer Huizar, Holly Bradbury, Shelby Harris, Katie Pantoja and Cheyanna Petty.
Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 81. Winds will be breezy and from the south-southwest at 15 to 20 mph.
Expect partly cloudy skies tonight, with a low around 48 and south-southwest winds at 10 to 15 mph. Winds will shift to the north-northwest after midnight.
This weekend, we're looking at sunny skies on Saturday with a high in the lower 60s. But on Sunday, we should see a 30% chance of rain and a high around 39.
Bruce Kreitler knows that Nolan County residents can't vote in Abilene's May 9 elections, but he does want word to spread that he's challenging incumbent Joe Spano for his city council place (2).
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Sweetwaterâ€™s bats boomed in a season-opening 19-8 softball win here on Tuesday over Colorado City.
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Sweetwaterâ€™s Michael Hunt was the top medalist at Big Springâ€™s tournament this past weekend.
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Sweetwater High School began its spring tennis season with a dual match at Clyde, followed by a one-day tournament this past Friday held at San Angelo Lake View.
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Today will be sunny with a high near 69. Winds will be breezy and from the south at 15 to 20 mph.
Expect partly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 50 and breezy winds from the south at 15 to 20 mph.
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Roscoe's Spring Super Sunday will be held on March 29, 2015 from noon until 10 p.m.
Retail hours will run until 6 p.m., with The Lumberyard open for the duration of the event. Live music will start at 3 p.m.
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