19 hrs ago
Benefit for Sweetwater native
A benefit dinner and dance for Melinda Torres, who is battling leukemia, will be held Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Sweetwater Jaycees Barn.
23 hrs ago
Technical College System Looks to Break Mold on Workforce Development
Keith Plantier lectures in a "Wind Safety" course at Texas State Technical College in Sweetwater, Texas, on July, 22, 2013.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital welcomes Dr. Jennifer Liedtke
Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital has announced the addition of Dr. Jennifer Liedtke to their medical team.
Many show support at Jam at the Dam
Many attended the Jam at the Dam event at Lake Sweetwater on Saturday to show their support for the families in which the event benefitted.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Broadway Baptist VBS to begin Sunday
A summer kids' event called "The Greatest Gift" will be held at Broadway Baptist Church from Sunday, July 27 through Thursday, July 31. The church is located at 710 East Third Street in Sweetwater.
Sweetwater dog deemed dangerous after reportedly killing numerous cats
A Sweetwater man pleaded guilty to charges of a violent dog and dog-at-large following a court hearing at the Sweetwater Municipal Court on Wednesday.
Kids Kampus fun in the sun
Children at Kids Kampus School Age Center in Sweetwater cooled off on 7-11 Day by visiting the 7-11 convenience store across the street and enjoying a free slurpee.
Local weekend weather for Sweetwater
Today will be sunny and hot with a high near 101. Winds will be from the south at 5 to 10 mph.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Resident begins group to clean up Lake Sweetwater
Shown is Clean Up Lake Sweetwater volunteer Shane Henry helping to clear brush at Lake Sweetwater for an event set to benefit two local families this weekend.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Broadway Baptist invites children to The Greatest Gift VBS
A summer kids' event called "The Greatest Gift" will be held at Broadway Baptist Church from Sunday, July 27, through Thursday, July 31. The church is located at 710 East Third Street in Sweetwater.
Nolan Nursing and Rehab residents enjoy local garden
Residents of Nolan Nursing and Rehab enjoyed the hospitality and an outing at a back yard flower garden of the Sweetwater home of Joe and Lisa Seals recently.
Private water well screening set for July 30 in Sweetwater
The Texas Well Owner Network is hosting a water well screening from 8:30-10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 30, at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office for Nolan County at 100 E. 3rd Street, Suite 305 in Sweetwater to give area residents the opportunity to have their well water tested.
Great White to perform in Sweetwater next month
Great White will be performing in Sweetwater on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at the Nolan County Coliseum.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Weekend weather preview for Sweetwater
Today will be partly sunny with a high near 85. Winds will be from the north around 5 mph.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Jim McKenzie named mayor of Sweetwater
Jim McKenzie and Jim Lee were both given the oath of office on Tuesday morning for the offices of mayor and City Commissioner-Precinct 2. City Attorney Pete Sheridan administered the oaths to the newly appointed city officials.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Weekend weather forecast
Today in Sweetwater is expected to be sunny, with a high near 94. South wind around 15 mph.
Mayor Greg Wortham resigns, will run for Texas Senate seat
Sweetwater Mayor Greg Wortham has resigned. "I am going to run for the District 28 Texas Senate seat just vacated by Senator Robert Duncan, who resigned last week to become the Chancellor of Texas Tech University," he said.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Burnt Orange Report
Greg Abbott's Dangerous Decision Tells Big Business "I'm On Your Side," Says Rachel Maddow
Attorney General and Republican candidate for governor Greg Abbott has come under fire recently for his decision to change decades-old standards of a Texan's right to know if hazardous chemicals are stored in their neighborhoods after receiving a sizeable donation from the Koch family.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Lake Trammell bait shop to be torn down
City Commissioners met Tuesday morning for their regular session. The minutes from the June 10 meeting were approved.
I-20 bridge overpass closed
The Interstate 20 bridge overpass at MM 248 near Sweetwater is closed to repair a hole in the bridge deck.