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October 30th, 2014

Roscoe community banker to chair IBAT Board of Directors

October 30, 2014

The Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) is proud to announce that John Jay, president of Roscoe State Bank, will serve as chairman of the IBAT Board of Directors for 2014-2015. He officially accepted this position during the association’s 40th annual convention held in Fort Worth.

Read more in Thursday's edition.

Early voting ends Friday

October 30, 2014

Early voting will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday, Oct. 31, in the County Clerk's office located at 100 East Third, Suite 108.
Election Day will then take place on the following Tuesday, Nov. 4, with polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the respective polling places for the nine voting precincts in Nolan County.

Learn more and find a list of all the candidates appearing on the ballot in Thursday's edition.

Digital signs go up at DMI

October 30, 2014

Digital signs were put up on Wednesday morning at the new location for DMI Wealth Management and Insurance Solutions in Sweetwater.

Learn more in Thursday's edition.

Barbara Jean Lemmons

October 30, 2014

Barbara Jean Lemmons, daughter of James and Dovie Lemmons, was born Aug. 12, 1942 in Sweetwater, Texas.
The Angel of Silence entered into her life on Oct. 28, 2014.
She was cremated and the family would like all friends and family members to know a memorial service is pending.

Local Sports Calendar

October 30, 2014

THURSDAY, OCT. 30
Football
Sweetwater freshmen will host Pecos, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Pecos, 6:30 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘A’ and 8th grade ‘B’ teams will play at Pecos, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘B’ and 8th grade ‘A’ teams will play at Pecos, 5:30 p.m.
Roscoe junior high will play at Menard, 5 p.m.
Roscoe JV will play at Stamford, 6:30 p.m.
Highland junior high will play at Westbrook, 5:30 p.m.
Blackwell junior high will host Loraine, 5:30 p.m.
FRIDAY, OCT. 31
Cross Country

Mustangs can clinch first-place tie Friday at Pecos

October 30, 2014

Sweetwater is finally back in the playoffs, thanks to last Friday’s 63-34 win over Monahans.
The Mustangs can clinch at least a first-place tie this Friday with a win at Pecos, which would guarantee the No. 1 seed in District 2-4A since Sweetwater has alrea-dy defeated Midland Green-wood and Monahans, who are currently tied for second at 2-1, and would have the tiebreaker over both teams.

Read more in Thursday's edition in Sports.

JV stops B-Spring to finish 10-0 in 2-4A play

October 30, 2014

The JV volleyball team beat Big Spring 25-15, 25-8 here on Tuesday to finish 10-0 in District 2-4A play.
The freshman team (4-6) lost to Big Spring in three games by scores of 25-19, 24-26, 12-25.

Learn more in Thursday's edition in Sports.

Highland girls earn No. 4 spot in TABC’s poll

October 30, 2014

The Highland girls are ranked No. 4 among Class 1A teams in the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches’ preseason poll that was released Monday.

Read more in Thursday's edition in Sports.

VIDEO: Bumgarner Shines As Giants Win World Series

October 30, 2014

Madison Bumgarner punctuated one of the finest World Series performances in baseball history by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third title in five years with a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 on Wednesday night.

Local events for Thursday

October 30, 2014

Today, October 30, Story Hour at the County-City Library for parents and their children will be at 10:45 a.m.
Library staff will lead the parents and children in stories and songs. Call 235-4978 for more information or go to www.sweetwaterlibrary.org.
Also, the Nolan County Sign Ups for Goodfellows will continue today and tomorrow from 9 a.m. to noon, and 1-3 p.m. at the Sweetwater Fire Station, located at 900 E. Broadway. Applicants need to bring latest proof of income, approval notice for food stamps, birth certificate for each child, pay stub and approval notice for T.A.N.F.

THURSDAY, OCT. 30 Football Sweetwater freshmen will host Pecos, 5 p.m. Sweetwater JV will host...
Sweetwater is finally back in the playoffs, thanks to last Friday’s 63-34 win over Monahans. The...
The JV volleyball team beat Big Spring 25-15, 25-8 here on Tuesday to finish 10-0 in District 2-4A...

 

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