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April 8th, 2015

Annual run to benefit local school

April 8, 2015

If you're looking for a way to enjoy the spring weather while raising money for a good cause, look no further than the 3rd Annual "Beat the Street for Little Feet".
A new race, the 31.07-mile ultra marathon, will kick off this year's event at 5 a.m. on Saturday, April 25 at Cornerstone Christian School, part of 4th and Elm Church of Christ.

Read more in Wednesday's edition, either in print or our e-edition (subscription required).

Torres, Lady Hornets are given all-BC hoop honors

April 8, 2015

Rhett Torres of Sweetwa-ter and three Highland Lady Hornets have been given All-Big Country basketball recognition from the Abilene Reporter-News.

Learn more in Wednesday's print edition or by subscribing to our e-edition.

S’water in 1st after 18-5 win

April 8, 2015

BIG SPRING — There is no longer a tie for first place in District 2-4A. Sweetwater is all alone at the top after a surprisingly one-sided 18-5 rout at Big Spring Tuesday.

Get all the details in Wednesday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

Lady ‘Stangs are RQ

April 8, 2015

LAMESA — Despite being a distant 111 shots behind Snyder after Tuesday’s final round, Sweetwater’s girls golf team easily earned the right to advance to the regional tournament in Lubbock with its second-place District 2-4A finish.

Read more in Wednesday's edition, either in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

Local weather for Wednesday

April 8, 2015

Today, we'll have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with partly sunny skies and a high near 85. Winds will be breezy and from the south at 15 to 20 mph.
Those rain chances will increase to 30 percent tonight, with mostly cloudy conditions and a low around 64. Winds will continue to be breezy and from the south at 15 to 20 mph.
Learn more at weather.gov.

April 7th

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Duke's Fantastic Freshmen Lead the Blue Devils to the National Title

April 7, 2015

Duke's freshmen lead them to the national title.

Destination Imagination teams honored by SISD school board

April 7, 2015

The Sweetwater Intermediate School Destination Imagination Teams; the Sneaky Snakes – Will Dempsey, Haylee Gartrell, Kate Hall, Mackenzie Hawkins, Justin Hefner and Brenna vonAtzigen; and the Stone-Agers – Tabatha Baugh, Mea Cedillo, Jackson Dodd, Trey Jimenez, Tyler Marlett, Noah Hannah and Claire Paty were recently honored by the Sweetwater ISD School Board.

Read more in Tuesday's edition, in print or our e-edition (subscription required).

House Resolution commemorating TSTC penned by State Rep.

April 7, 2015

State Representative Kyle Kacal, R-College Station, authored House Resolution 825 last week commemorating Texas State Technical College's 50th anniversary and honoring its administration, staff and students.
The resolution was read on the floor of the House of Representatives during the 84th Texas Legislature and among other things also recognized TSTC's collaboration with industry, government agencies and other institutions of higher learning.

Find out more in Tuesday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

Nolan County Heart Walk set for April 18

April 7, 2015

On Saturday, April 18, the Nolan County Heart Walk will be held to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living in a fun, family-oriented environment while raising money for the American Heart Association (AHA).
Registration will take place at 9 a.m., with the official walk starting at 9:30 a.m. at the Sweetwater High School field house.

Read more in Tuesday's edition, either in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

Local sports calendar

April 7, 2015

TUESDAY, APRIL 7
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red will play at Big Spring, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will play at Big Spring, 7 p.m.
Golf
Sweetwater varsity and JV girls will play the final leg of District 2-4A tournament in Lamesa.
Tennis
Sweetwater varsity teams play in district tournament at Big Spring.
THURSDAY, APRIL 9
Track
Sweetwater middle school teams will be at district meet in Snyder.
Highland junior high teams host district meet.
FRIDAY, APRIL 10
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red will play at Snyder, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will play at Snyder, 7 p.m.
Softball

The high school playoffs — for both of Sweetwater’s varsity teams that play on a diamond — will...
MONDAY, APRIL20 Baseball Sweetwater JV White at Midland Christian, 4 p.m. Tennis Highland’s Isaac...
HERMLEIGH — Trailing last-place Lamesa by four runs with just six outs left, Sweetwater’s baseball...

 

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