TX rattlesnake roundup in full swing
Thousands of people are meeting in a small west Texas town to hunt rattlesnakes.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Hannah Smith of Snyder is crowned Miss Snake Charmer
Hannah Smith of Snyder took home the crown for Miss Snake Charmer 2014. She is shown hugging 2013 Miss Snake Charmer Kyndra Vaught as she accepts the crown.
Quality Carriers Expands Into West Texas
Quality Carriers, Inc. , the leading North American bulk chemical carrier, has expanded into the West Texas market, with a new terminal in Sweetwater, TX.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Wednesday's weather for Sweetwater
Today will be partly sunny with a high near 57. Winds will be from the west-southwest at 5 to 15 mph, becoming north in the afternoon.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
TNB to host Chamber Coffee
Texas National Bank, located at 400 East Broadway, will host the monthly Chamber of Commerce Coffee and belatedly celebrate Texas Independence Day at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5, in the bank's lobby.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
TFU elects Wes Sims President for 10th Term
Wes Sims was re-elected to a tenth consecutive two year term as President of the Texas Farmers Union during the organization's 112th annual convention in Corpus Christi.
Fire department extinguishes East Oklahoma house fire
The Sweetwater Fire Department stopped a house fire this morning on the 200 block of E. Oklahoma in Sweetwater.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Jamison encourages community to vote
Connie Broadwell Jamison is a candidate for Nolan County District Clerk. Sweetwater is her hometown and she is a graduate of Sweetwater High School and Columbia Secretarial College.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Subject captured after hour-long manhunt
On Thursday morning, Feb. 27, 2014, at about 10:07 a.m., Deputy Duwon Sterling with the Nolan County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of someone burning trash or debris at 125 Loop 170, also known as Avenger Field Road inside the city limits of Sweetwater.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
UPDATED: Law enforcement involved in on-foot chase
ORIGINAL: The Nolan County Sheriff's Office, Sweetwater Police Department and Department of Public Safety are currently involved in an on-foot chase of a male individual near the TSTC West Texas - Sweetwater campus.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Ground breaks for new police station
A groundbreaking ceremony took place on Thursday afternoon at 400 E. Avenue A in Sweetwater - the site for the new Sweetwater Police Department.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Thursday's weather in Sweetwater
Today will be sunny with a high near 62. Winds will be breezy and from the north-northwest at 20 to 25 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
FedEx truck catches fire
The driver of a Federal Express ground truck was making a daily pick-up at the office Creative Graphic Solutions on 1107 E. Broadway in Sweetwater on Thursday when the truck caught fire.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Former editor dies at age 90
Lt. Col. Ret. Charles William "Larry" Lawrence, Sr., 90, of Sweetwater died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Nolan Nursing and Rehab.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Residents assist woman in weekend house fire
Shown above are Sweetwater residents Gabriel Molina and Marcus Franklin trying to contain a house fire on the 300 block of W. Texas on Sunday morning before firefighters arrived at the scene.