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  1. Authorities believe border agent may have fallenRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Investigators believe a border patrol agent who died in West Texas after suffering extensive injuries to his head and body may have fallen down a 14-foot culvert, and his partner, who radioed for help, has no memory of what happened, according to a U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation. FBI spokeswoman Jeanette Harper said in a statement Monday that both agents were found late Saturday night in a culvert near Van Horn and that both had traumatic head injuries.

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  2. TSTC presented with $75,000 scholarship checkRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    On Friday, October 20, there was a special ceremony held at TSTC. Eduardo Montich, President of EMA Electromechanics was on hand to donate $75,000 to Texas State Technical College.

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  3. Benefit for West Texas Children's Advocacy Center tomorrow nightRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    There will be a benefit for the West Texas Children's Advocacy Center on Saturday, October 14. A show, "Reflections of Patsy", The entertainment portion of the benefit stars Lisa Layne as Patsy Cline. At 6 p.m., the Center will host a cocktail party with a "Meet and Greet" style event for sponsors with Lisa Layne, Vince Vance and Representatives from the West Texas Children's Advocacy Center.

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  4. Smiths to host APPLAUSE Membership PartyRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    The party will be held in their home on Tuesday, October 24 at 6:30. All APPLAUSE members are invited.

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  5. Texas Tech student charged with murder in campus officer's deathRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    A 19-year-old university student in West Texas was charged early Tuesday with capital murder of a peace officer in the fatal shooting of a police officer at the campus police station, where he was being questioned in a drug-related case, authorities said. According to a Texas Tech University statement, campus police made a student welfare check Monday evening and, upon entering the room, found evidence of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

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  6. WASP Museum to host Chamber Coffee on October 4Read the original story

    Sep 30, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    The National WASP WWII Museum will host Chamber Coffee in Hangar No 1, the newest addition to the Museum's landscape. Guests will view the newly restored Vultee BT-13 Valiant aircraft donated to the Museum in September by the American Aviation Heritage Foundation.

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  7. Rattlesnake sightings on the rise in our areaRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Summertime is a time for shrugging off the winter blues and getting outdoors. With this, there are many lifelong memories made.

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  8. Spikers salvage win on final day of tourneyRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    "Day One was rocky," head coach Morgan Doyle said. "We brought Nikki Gutierrez and Mia Valdez up to compete with us this weekend.

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  9. Congressman Jody Arrington visits Sweetwater's WASP MuseumRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Congressman Jodey Arrington visited the Sweetwater WASP Museum Wednesday August 23rd. He was "absolutely blown away" by the museum, the history, and the community behind the support of the museum.

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  10. Local sports calendarRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Subject to change TUESDAY, AUG. 22 Volleyball Sweetwater will host Monahans - freshmen at 4 p.m., JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6 p.m. THURSDAY, AUG.

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  11. U.S. Congressman Jodey Arrington to Visit Wasp Wwii Museum in SweetwaterRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    The National WASP WWII Museum will welcome U.S. Congressman Jodey Arrington's for his first personal visit on Wednesday, August 23 at 11a.m. The museum is located at 210 Avenger Field Road in Sweetwater. The Congressman had graciously sent representatives to speak on his behalf at the Museum's Ribbon Cutting and Flag Raising Ceremony on May 25, 2017.

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  12. Congressman Arrington brings House Armed Services Chairman to DyessRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Thursday, Congressman Jodey Arrington, representative from the 19th district of Texas, welcomed House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry, representative from the 13th district of Texas, to Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene, TX. Congressman Arrington stated "With all the demands on the Chairman to travel to military installations around the world, I am deeply grateful to Congressman Thornberry for coming to Dyess.

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  13. Congressman Arrington brings House Armed Services Chairman to DyessRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Thursday, Congressman Jodey Arrington, representative from the 19th district of Texas, welcomed House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry, representative from the 13th district of Texas, to Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene, TX. Congressman Arrington stated "With all the demands on the Chairman to travel to military installations around the world, I am deeply grateful to Congressman Thornberry for coming to Dyess.

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  14. West Texas Legislative Summit held in San AngeloRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    According to a press release, the 2018 Farm Bill was the topic of conversation at the recent 14th Annual West Texas Legislative Summit in San Angelo hosted by Congressman Mike Conaway. US Congressman Conaway, TX District 11 and Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture presented speakers and panel discussions concerning the 2018 Farm Bill.

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  15. 14th Annual West Texas Legislative Summit in San AngeloRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    According to a press release, the 2018 Farm Bill was the topic of conversation at the recent 14th Annual West Texas Legislative Summit in San Angelo hosted by Congressman Mike Conaway. US Congressman Conaway, TX District 11 and Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture presented speakers and panel discussions concerning the 2018 Farm Bill.

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  16. Two TSTC Employees in Sweetwater Earn Chancellor's Excellence AwardRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Texas State Technical College has announced the recipients of this year's Chancellor's Excellence Award, and seven West Texas employees were honored. Of the seven, two employees from Sweetwater received the award.

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  17. Beall Abstract and Title closing, hosts Customer Appreciation ReceptionRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Beall Abstract and Titlea a Sweetwater staple is finally closing its doors after a long and storied history in the heart of West Texas. As the small crowd of loyal supporters of Beall join in the entrance area of the Beall building on Oak street of our small town, you could see the traditional and professional attributes that the employees of Beall abstract practiced.

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  18. Beall Abstract and Title closing, hosts Customer Appreciation ReceptionRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Beall Abstract and Titlea a Sweetwater staple is finally closing its doors after a long and storied history in the heart of West Texas. As the small crowd of loyal supporters of Beall join in the entrance area of the Beall building on Oak street of our small town, you could see the traditional and professional attributes that the employees of Beall abstract practiced.

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  19. Two local golfers 1st at junior eventsRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Kensi Chowning, who will play later this year for Angelo State University, and Colt Lindsey both won their age divisions for Sweetwater at West Texas Junior Champion Tour events held Tuesday at Snyder's Sammy Baugh Golf Course. Chowning tied for first place in the girls 15-18 division after shooting a 76, while Lindsey - who played just nine holes - shot 44 in the boys 10-12 division as he beat out Logan Smith of Snyder by two strokes.

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  20. Magician visits the Nolan County-City LibraryRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Many children and their parents gathered for an outstanding magical performance by Harlin Rhoades, a magician and balloon artist, at the Nolan County-City Library on Wednesday morning. Rhoades has been entertaining audiences with magic, comedy, balloon art, and storytelling for over 27 years.

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