Friday Jun 14
Manufacturing group tours Buzzi
Sweetwater Enterprise for Economic Development recently sponsored a tour of the Buzzi Unicem USA plant for a Sweetwater manufacturing group.
Friday Jun 14
Two ordinances discussed at city meeting
Two ordinances were read and approved during Tuesday's meeting of the Sweetwater City Commission at City Hall.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Local pastors return from mission trip
Eric and Mindy von Atzigen, Pastors at Emmanuel Fellowship Church in Sweetwater, recently returned from a 10-day mission trip to Croatia, Macedonia and Albania.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Teachers Get Digital Hotline To Police
In a nightmare scenario like the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, would it help to shave minutes or even seconds off police response time to the emergency? A computerized emergency system from CopSync lets teachers or administrators alert police and other emergency responders to a crisis immediately, without waiting to go through a ... (more)
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Big Spring Herald
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 9 a.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. today: a JOSE CASTRO, 42, transient, was arrested Sunday on a charge of public intoxication.
A sign of summer
Cicada shells are usually a sign that summer has arrived and that the insects have burst onto our summer scene in Texas, but rarely does one get the chance to witness the process as it happens.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Weekend weather for Sweetwater
Today will be partly sunny with a high near 85. Winds will be from the east at 5 to 10 mph.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Security Finance to host Customer Appreciation Day
Security Finance in Sweetwater, located at 1103 Lamar Street, will host a Customer Appreciation Day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday.
Parishioners represent local church at 2013 Texas Catholic Conference
Aida Pantoja and Andrea Mendez of Sweetwater visit with Jerry Peters Pro-Life Director of the Diocese of San Angelo and his wife.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
A tornado blasts through a mobile-home park near Cheyenne, Wyoming. Watching from a quarter mile away, Peter Willing took this photograph just before rushing to his basement; he lived to tell the story.
STEM camps underway
TSTC Sweetwater is hosting six summer camps this week, June 3-6, for students entering the fourth through seventh grades.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Arevalo pleads guilty in home invasion case
Alfonso Arevalo of Sweetwater pled guilty to three counts during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings on Monday.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Kara Lehnert advances past third round in National Spelling Bee
By spelling the words 'novillero' and 'temblor' correctly, Sweetwater sixth-grader Kara Lehnert advanced past the third round of the National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C. this week.
Thu May 30, 2013
Ricky Cunningham named Brookshire's store director
Ricky Cunningham, a five-year Brookshire's Grocery Company employee, has been named store director at Brookshire's located at 501 E. Broadway in Sweetwater.
Tue May 28, 2013
SISD lunch prices to increase
Due in part to federal regulations, the lunch prices within Sweetwater ISD will see an increase this fall.
WASP arrive in Sweetwater
Sixteen WASP arrived in Sweetwater on Saturday for the ninth annual WASP Homecoming at the National WASP WWII Museum in Sweetwater, at Avenger Field.
Sweetwater comes to life in fictional book
Two West Texas natives are hoping to make a name for themselves in the world of writing, all while using Sweetwater as the backdrop for their most recent book.
Mon May 27, 2013
Post and Courier
Mooneyham Column: Family Tradition: Pro wrestlinga s Windhams
Barry Windham knew when he first set foot in a pro wrestling ring that he had some mighty big shoes to fill.
Thu May 23, 2013
SPD reserve officer retires
Willie James retired as a reserve officer with the Sweetwater Police Department on Monday.
Historic WWII troop carrier to visit WASP Homecoming
The Douglas C-47 Skytrain, U. S. Army Air Force Serial No. 42-32832, shown above, will be at Avenger Field in Sweetwater on Saturday as part of the WASP Homecoming.