January is School Board Recognition Month and Sweetwater ISD joined other districts across the state to thank these local leaders for their dedication and willingness to serve as advocates for our children and public schools.
The National Landmark that is The Sweetwater Municipal Auditorium holds some unique memories. As the auditorium undergoes renovations this year, certain historical events such as Elvis Presley performing here hold special memories for some Sweetwater residents.
SWEETWATER - With an eye towards the future, the Board of Trustees for the Sweetwater Independent School District met for their regular monthly session on Monday evening. Among items discussed were the upcoming election as well as retirements and new hires.
SWEETWATER- Judy Leighow is upset. Mrs. Leighow has been the target of a scam. Her computer was hacked and as a result, held hostage by the scammers until she paid up. Only when she paid, they demanded more money.
Locals will soon see the light at the end of the tunnel with the ongoing construction at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital. “We are looking at Fall of this year to be completely done with construction.” Hospital CEO Donna Boatright said.