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Suspicious fires in Sweetwater
The Sweetwater Fire Department has responded to several suspicious fires recently within a two block radius, according to Sweetwater Fire Chief Grant Madden.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
City recycling center doing its part to help the environment
Earth Day is April 22 and everyone in Sweetwater can easily do their part to help the environment.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
One of Beaumont's 'winningest coaches' dies
White, who graduated from Prairie View A&M, coached at Beaumont's Dunbar Middle School, Charlton-Pollard High School, Beaumont-Charlton-Pollard High School and retired as head basketball coach at Central High School in 1996, according to his obituary.The Sweetwater, Texas, native finished his career with a record of 612 wins, 213 losses and no ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Local woman killed Tuesday in accident outside Roby
A Sweetwater woman was killed Tuesday evening in a two vehicle crash along US Highway 180 about 11.1 miles west of Roby.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Taste of Sweetwater benefits local seniors
The Taste of Sweetwater is an annual event people of Sweetwater and the surrounding areas have come to enjoy.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Taste of Sweetwater is Monday
Everything is sweet in Sweetwater - especially the food. The Senior Nutrition Activities Program staff is ready to open the gates at the 28th Annual Taste of Sweetwater on Monday, April 14, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Nolan County Coliseum Annex.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Opinion: 'Rattlesnake Roundup' teaches cruelty is fun
At the annual rattlesnake roundup in Sweetwater, Texas, in early March, Jaycee sponsors and volunteers slaughtered 3,890 pounds of rattlesnakes.
Wednesday's weather for Sweetwater
Today will be sunny with a high near 86. Winds will be from the south at 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Sweetwater 2020 group to meet tonight
Mayor Wortham recently opened the first Sweetwater 2020 meeting by defining the group as an umbrella group of all organizations and individuals who can come together to improve Sweetwater.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
TSTC West Texas students compete in Skills USA Competition
Texas State Technical College West Texas students Hadley Holland, Nicholas Shults, Jeffrey Hardy and Spencer Mahoney from the Diesel program in Sweetwater competed at the State Skills USA competition in San Antonio.
City issues notice for proper brush and debris disposal
The placing of junk, brush and/or debris in the alley and/or street right of way is littering and subject to a fine not to exceed $200 in addition to refuse surcharges to be applied.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Eskota Road Rail Terminal planned to open near SW
USA Rail Terminals announces the planned opening of "Eskota Road Rail Terminal" located to serve the Cline Shale, Wolfcamp and the Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Family FunFair set for April 9
High Sky Children's Ranch and the West Texas Children's Advocacy Center have once again partnered to host the Ninth Annual West Texas Child Abuse Awareness Family FunFair in Sweetwater.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
SMS, SHS art students honored with Museum display, reception
A reception was held at the Pioneer Museum Friday evening for Sweetwater art students in middle school and high school.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Coliseum to host barrel races this weekend
The West Texas Barrel Racing Association will have their 2014 Extravaganza in Sweetwater at the Nolan County Coliseum this year, after having the event in Abilene for over 20 years.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Library Tag Day set for April 2
Getting ready to mail Library Tag Day letters to the community are Woman's Forum members Adele Mims, Marjorie Wilks, Gayle Greer, Jana Fry, Library Director Erica Caballero, co-chair Lita McEachern, Kay Kropp, Kathy Shadley, co-chair Karan Bergstrom and Forum president Betty Myers.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Sweetwater ISD looks to implement e-books
The Sweetwater ISD Board of Trustees approved a change in the school calendar for the snow/ice make-up days during their meeting held on Thursday night.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Nolan County Republican Party hosts convention, fills seven delegate seats
The Nolan County Republican Party held its Republican Convention on Saturday, March 22. Larry May, Nolan County Republican Chairman, was elected unanimously as presiding Chairman of the Nolan County Republican Convention 2014.