Nolan County Newswire

Nolan County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nolan County, TX.

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  1. Nolan County earns safety awardRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Nolan County has earned a 2015 Safety Award from the Texas Association of Counties Risk Management Pool for its record of commitment to safety in the workplace, as well as for controlling the county's Workers' Compensation claims.

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  2. Nolan County Heart Walk set for SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Sweetwater Reporter

    The Nolan County Heart Walk will be held this Saturday, April 30, with registration taking place at 9 a.m. at the Sweetwater High School field house.

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  3. Nolan County Sheriff's Office looking for owners of stolen propertyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 18 | Sweetwater Reporter

    During several ongoing investigations, Nolan County deputies seized stolen property from several residences in Sweetwater. Investigators have been busy sorting through the property and have completed an inventory and compiled the following list.

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  4. Sweetwater man arrested after 70-mile police chaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 12 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Joshua Ryan Bailey, 27, of Sweetwater, was arrested in San Angelo and was later transported to the Nolan County Jail after an early morning vehicle chase tha began on Lamar and Georgia.

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  5. Nolan County Ministerial Alliance to host pancake supperRead the original story

    Friday Apr 8 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Churches featured in this week's Religion page are: Nolan County Ministerial Alliance, Bethel Assembly, Broadway Baptist Church, Emmanuel Fellowship Church, Faith Harvest Church, Faith Lutheran Church LCMS, First Presbyterian Church, Hermleigh United Methodist, Holy Spirit Parish, Rhema Valley Family Church, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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  6. Charge against Engel upgradedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Sweetwater Reporter

    ... guilty, Engel could face anywhere from five to 99 years to life in prison. Engel is currently being held at the Nolan County Jail on a $125,000 bond. With the Taste of Sweetwater taking place this coming Monday, we have to ask--what's your favorite ...

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  7. Rattlesnake pics will make you shake in your bootsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Red Hurd II, left, skins a western diamondback rattlesnake at the skinning station at the 58th annual Sweetwater Jaycee's World's Largest Rattlesnake Round-Up on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at the Nolan County Coliseum in Sweetwater, Texas. less Red Hurd II, left, skins a western diamondback rattlesnake at the skinning station at the 58th annual Sweetwater Jaycee's World's Largest Rattlesnake Round-Up on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at the Nolan County ... more Larry Martin, right, lets visitors touch a live rattlesnake at the annual World's Largest Rattlesnake Round Up Friday, March 11, 2016, in Sweetwater, Texas.

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  8. Photos from Texas' Rattlesnake RoundupRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Red Hurd II, left, skins a western diamondback rattlesnake at the skinning station at the 58th annual Sweetwater Jaycee's World's Largest Rattlesnake Round-Up on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at the Nolan County Coliseum in Sweetwater, Texas.

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  9. Rattlesnake roundup makes stars of scaly serpentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Jaycees catch some of the snakes themselves, and contract with other hunters for the rest. Traveling around Nolan County and two of its neighboring counties, they collect the reptiles, then bring them to a back entrance of the coliseum. Jaycees ...

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  10. I Beat Pete: Rattlesnake RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | KSWO

    Like most, I'm not a fan of snakes and I'm no snake charmer, but that wouldn't allow me not to accept a challenge from the World's Largest Rattlesnake Roundup in Sweetwater. This weekend is the 58th Rattlesnake Roundup at Nolan County Coliseum in Sweetwater.

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  11. Rattlesnake Roundup to bring slithery serpents, thousands of visitors to SweetwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Three local young women receive college scholarships. Friday, Saturday and Sunday activities will be in the Nolan County Coliseum, 1699 Cypress St. Entry fees are $10, $5 for children and $5 for active and retired military. Every March, the town of ...

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  12. New details released in connection with 2013 Snyder shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... Snyder. Christopher Devon Boyd, 21, of Roscoe, Texas, was taken into custody on February 11. He was arrested in Nolan County and is currently being held in the Scurry County jail. Boyd is charged with capital murder and his bond is set at $500,000. ...

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  13. Pair charged in 2013 Snyder murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... to report of gunfire. When they arrived, they found Vaughn dead. Boyd, of Roscoe, was arrested Thursday in Nolan County. He has since been transferred to the Scurry County Jail with bond set at $500,000. Gutierrez, who lives in Sweetwater, was ...

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  14. Two Nolan County men arrested for Capital MurderRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Two men have been arrested for the murder of a Snyder man who was shot and killed in 2013, and other individuals have been identified in connection to this crime. Christopher Devon Boyd, 21, of Roscoe, was arrested on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 in Nolan County.

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  15. Snyder PD: 2 arrests made in 2013 murder of Justin VaughnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Boyd, B/M, 21-years-old, of Roscoe, Texas. Boyd was taken into custody on February 11, 2016 around 5:17 p.m. in Nolan County, Texas. He is currently in the Scurry County Jail charged with capital murder. Bond is set at $500,000. Anthony Gutierrez, ...

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  16. 'Ridin' for Cash Bull Bash' slated for Feb. 20Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2016 | Sweetwater Reporter

    Seven years ago, a local event was started to raise awareness and money to benefit the visually impaired children in the community. This year, the "Ridin' for Cash Bull Bash" is once again gearing up and will take place Saturday, Feb. 20, at the Nolan County Coliseum.

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  17. Maryneal murder victim, shooter identifiedRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2016 | Sweetwater Reporter

    ... leave. Light is in critical condition at a local hospital. Texas Rangers, Sweetwater Police Department and the Nolan County Sheriff's Office are working together in this ongoing investigation. More updates will follow as they are released by ...

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  18. Maryneal murder victim identifiedRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2016 | Sweetwater Reporter

    ... was shot and is in critical condition at a local hospital. Texas Rangers, Sweetwater Police Department and the Nolan County Sheriff's Office are working together in this ongoing investigation. More updates will follow as they are released by ...

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  19. Murder in Maryneal, suspect critically injuredRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | Sweetwater Reporter

    ... was shot and is in critical condition at a local hospital. Texas Rangers, Sweetwater Police Department and the Nolan County Sheriff's Office are working together in this ongoing investigation. More information will be released as it becomes ...

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  20. Chamber encourages Small Business SaturdayRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2015 | Sweetwater Reporter

    The Sweetwater and Nolan County Chamber of Commerce and local businesses have teamed up for this Christmas season. Pick up a passport at one of the participating retailers, shop with at least eight of them and as you do, get your "passport" stamped.

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