The Daily Press http://sweetwaterreporter.com http://sweetwaterreporter.com/apfeed.xml--1 Sweetwater Reporter | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-10-24T09:01:45-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12966This weekend's local events2014-10-24T09:01:45-04:002014-10-24T09:01:45-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterAll proceeds will go towards cancer treatment, prescriptions and pain management for Krysti (Weems) Medellin. All ages are welcome and encouraged to come and have a good time while donating to a good cause.Tomorrow, October 25, the Sweetwater Youth Football League will have a fundraiser Auto Zone from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. They will have a bake sale and brisket sandwiches, and a brisket sandwich combo with chips and a drink will also be sold.Also, there will be a brisket fundraiser for Rufus Palacios on Saturday, October 25 at Edward Jones from 10 a.m. until sold out.Starting at 10:30 a.m., Nolan County Game Warden Jake Simmering will host a hunter education class until 5:30 p.m. at TJB Outdoors, located at 1500 Lamar Street in Sweetwater. RSVP to 325-669-0396.Join the Pioneer Museum for their annual Pumpkins on the Porch festival. Students in grades Pre-K through sixth can decorate a pumpkin or jack-o-lantern and enter the contest for prizes. Pumpkins must be turned in by 4 p.m. From 5 to 7 p.m., various games will take place. An outdoor movie will begin at 7 p.m.And Faith Harvest Church will have its annual Hallelujah Fest from 5-8 p.m. at 408 Alamo. The community is invited to join in various games in the parking lot including a large bounce house and obstacle course for the little ones. There will also be a cake walk for the children. There will be no charge for the games. A cake walk for adults will be held inside at a small cost. A meal of hamburgers, hotdogs, sausage on a stick, Frito pie or nachos with chips and a drink will be available as long as the food lasts. There is no charge for the meal, but donations will be accepted.Starting at 6 p.m., a "Party with a Purpose" fundraiser for Keith and Jeanne Nayfa Brewer will be held at The Lumberyard in Roscoe to help with expenses involved with Keith's long battle with cancer. There will be a fish fry, auction, live music and dancing. There will be an entry fee plus a cost per plate. Donations can also be made to the Keith Brewer benefit account at First Financial Bank in Sweetwater or by calling Rebecca Sells at 325-338-3005 or Vicki Scott at 940-357-1456.Also, Home Free, the a cappella country band who took home the title of Season 4 champion in NBC's "The Sing-Off," will be in concert at 7 p.m. at the Moody Coliseum, located on the campus of Abilene Christian University. All proceeds from the concert will go toward Cornerstone Christian School.In addition, from 8 p.m. until midnight, Mike and the Last Call Band will perform at the VFW.Sweetwater, TXNo author availableThis weekend's local eventsSweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12966Change0Usable2014-10-24T09:01:45-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12965Sweetwater's weekend forecast2014-10-24T08:54:42-04:002014-10-24T08:54:42-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterExpect mostly clear conditions tonight, with a low around 61 and southern winds at 5 to 10 mph.This weekend, we'll have highs in the upper 80s with lows in the lower 60s. Winds will be from the south-southwest throughout Saturday and Sunday from 10 to as high as 25 mph.Sweetwater, TXNo author availableSweetwater's weekend forecastSweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12965Change0Usable2014-10-24T08:54:42-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12963Leadership, Future Sweetwater meet for sessions2014-10-23T11:51:30-04:002014-10-23T11:51:30-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterThe Chamber of Commerce's Future Sweetwater quality of life session included visiting the National WASP WWII Museum. Sweetwater, TXNo author availableLeadership, Future Sweetwater meet for sessionsSweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12963Change0Usable2014-10-23T11:51:30-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12962Several enter pleas in District Court2014-10-23T11:48:41-04:002014-10-23T11:48:41-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterSweetwater, TXNo author availableSeveral enter pleas in District CourtSweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12962Change0Usable2014-10-23T11:48:41-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12961Evening at the Museum/Pumpkins on the Porch this Saturday2014-10-23T11:47:27-04:002014-10-23T11:47:27-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterSweetwater, TXNo author availableEvening at the Museum/Pumpkins on the Porch this SaturdaySweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12961Change0Usable2014-10-23T11:47:27-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12957Events scheduled for Thursday2014-10-23T08:53:12-04:002014-10-23T08:53:12-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterDr. Linda Linn will be the guest reviewer. Attendees are welcome to invite friends.And get your spook on at the Mitchell County Senior Citizens Halloween Dance tonight from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Colorado City Civic Center, located at 157 West 2nd Street. There will be live music featuring Mike Porter and Kevin Rainwater. Sweetwater, TXNo author availableEvents scheduled for ThursdaySweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12957Change0Usable2014-10-23T08:53:12-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12956Thursday's local forecast2014-10-23T08:50:22-04:002014-10-23T08:50:22-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterExpect partly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 61 and southern winds at 5 to 10 mph.Sweetwater, TXNo author availableThursday's local forecastSweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12956Change0Usable2014-10-23T08:50:22-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12955Roscoe welcomes two new businesses2014-10-22T12:09:28-04:002014-10-22T12:09:28-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterA ribbon cutting ceremony was also held for Roscoe Thrift Store, located at 905 1/2 Broadway. Sweetwater, TXNo author availableRoscoe welcomes two new businessesSweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12955Change0Usable2014-10-22T12:09:28-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12954Benefit dance planned for Friday2014-10-22T12:04:56-04:002014-10-22T12:04:56-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterSweetwater, TXNo author availableBenefit dance planned for FridaySweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12954Change0Usable2014-10-22T12:04:56-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12953Game Warden to host hunter education class this Saturday2014-10-22T11:59:31-04:002014-10-22T11:59:31-04:00Copyright 2010 Sweetwater ReporterSweetwater, TXNo author availableGame Warden to host hunter education class this SaturdaySweetwater Reporterurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12953Change0Usable2014-10-22T11:59:31-04:00