Thursday Jul 3
Lions Club Fourth of July parade is Friday
Celebrate Indepen-dence Day in Sweetwater at the Annual Lions Club 4th of July Parade on Friday, July 4, beginning at 10 a.m. Those who wish to participate in the parade are asked to begin lining up along the 200 block of Ash Street at 9:30 a.m. The parade will then begin at 10 a.m. Parade viewers can watch as the parade makes its way south on Ash ... (more)
Nolan County Amateur Radio Association hosts Field Day
The Nolan County Amateur Radio Association had Field Day at Newman Park on Saturday June 28. The ARRL Field Day is the single most popular on-the-air event held annually in the US and Canada.
The Mayor of Wind
The wind industry revived Sweetwater's flagging economy, sending plenty of new customers to the movie theater and Big Boy's Bar-B-Que.
Police in standoff on West Broadway
Sweetwater Police, along with several other entities, are reportedly in a standoff with 50-year-old Michael Berry on his property on West Broadway behind the old Midway Drive-in.
Usda Fsa authorizes emergency grazing of CRP acres for Nolan County
Nolan County USDA Farm Service Agency Executive Director, Dennis Cumbie today announced that Nolan County was authorized for emergency grazing use of Conservation Reserve Program acres for fiscal year 2014.
Many volunteer at bicycle rodeo
Shown are members of Bikers Against Child Abuse at the annual Bicycle Rodeo, helping to inspect bicycles.
Company makes presentation to county for new internet service
Representatives from Balatize, LLC made a presentation on the possibility of providing the Nolan County Courthouse and new jail with internet service during the recent Nolan County Commissioners meeting.
Business notebook 6/15/2014
Lone Star Ag Credit has announced that Jason Jones has returned to the company as a loan officer in the Sweetwater office.
SEED board discusses oil and gas impact
The economic impact study of the oil and gas activities in the West Texas Energy Consortium region has been completed and was discussed at the SEED board of directors' meeting held Monday.
Request made to county for use of property for archery range
Mike Hart with the Sweetwater Bowhunter's Association is shown giving a presentation during the recent Nolan County Commission meeting, requesting the use of county property located at the Nolan County Coliseum for an Olympic-sized archery range for local youth and the overall public.