Archive - Oct 22, 2011

Blotters for Oct. 20, 2011

October 22, 2011

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 41 calls for service, issued two citations and made seven arrests on Oct. 20, 2011.

The SPD received 14, 911 calls.

Calls for service:
• Theft — 400 block of NE Georgia.
• Family violence assault — 1000 block of Oak Street.
• Family violence assault — 900 block of Circle Drive.
• Disorderly conduct — 1200 block of Ragland.
Arrested by SPD:
• Calvin Pittman, 53 — Theft.
• Dustin Wells, 26 — Warrant.
• Adam Garza, 25 — Contributing to a minor.
• Shawn Garza, 20 — Minor in consumption.

Ward-led Tigers crush SW, 49-20

October 22, 2011

SNYDER — Keenon Ward was every bit as good as advertised on Friday.
Ward accounted for 411 yards — 217 rushing and 194 passing — and four touchdowns as Snyder over-whelmed Sweetwater 49-20 in a District 5-3A contest.
Snyder is now 2-1 in district (7-1 overall) and tied with Wylie for first place with two games remaining while Sweetwater fell to 4-5 overall, 1-2 in district.
Despite the loss, the Mustangs can still make the playoffs with a win Friday in their season finale against Brownwoood in Sweetwater. Brownwood (5-3, 1-1) was idle this week.

Highland loses district opener; Roscoe falls to Crosbyton 48-6

October 22, 2011

Highland lost to Ira, 46-0, in its district opener on Friday in a game called at halftime due to the six-man mercy rule, while Roscoe stayed winless this season after losing to first-place Crosbyton 48-6 in a District 7-A contest.

SW grid teams get one victory vs. Snyder

October 22, 2011

Snyder 34,
JV White 20
Jay Lomas scored two of Sweetwater White’s three touchdowns with a 1-yard run followed by a 27-yard catch from Kaegan Jeffrey. Jeffrey also threw a 46-yard touchdown pass to James Clift as well as a 2-point pass to Duanta Williams. Angel Caballero and Andrew Davis were defensive standouts for the Ponies.
Snyder 32, JV Red 0
Kris Duran’s 35-yard run was an offensive highlight for Sweetwater Red while on defense, Zach Garcia recorded a tackle for a loss.
Snyder 14,
8th grade Red 13

Lady Stangs sweep Snyder

October 22, 2011

Win keeps SW in playoff picture
SNYDER — The Sweet-water High School volley-ball team swept past Snyder in three games Friday by scores of 25-15, 25-22 and 25-17, a convincing win that allowed the Lady Mustangs to keep their playoff hopes alive entering Tuesday’s season finale against Wylie.

Weekly Sports Calendar

October 22, 2011

MONDAY, OCT. 24
Cross Country
Sweetwater runners at district meet, Snyder.
Roscoe runners at dis-trict meet, Eula.
Blackwell runners host district meet.
Highland runners at district meet, Blackwell.
Tennis
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams host Midland Christian, 4 p.m.
Volleyball
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams host Brown-wood, 5 and 6:15 p.m.
TUESDAY, OCT. 25
Football
Sweetwater 7th grade teams at Brownwood, 5 and 6:15 p.m.
Sweetwater 8th grade teams host Brownwood, 5 and 6:15 p.m.
Tennis
Sweetwater JV hosts Big Spring, 4 p.m.
Volleyball

RSB welcomes Jason Jones as Senior VP

October 22, 2011

John Jay, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Roscoe State Bank, is pleased to announce the employment of Jason Jones as Senior Vice President and Advisory Member to the Board of Directors.
"We are extremely delighted that Jason has chosen to join our bank family," stated Mr. Jay. "Jason has extensive experience in all types of agricultural lending and we believe he will be a great fit for our bank. He will office at our Sweetwater Branch and looks forward to serving the farmers and ranchers of our area.”

County celebrates National 4-H Month

October 22, 2011

Nolan County 4-H is currently celebrating National 4-H Month in October. During National 4-H Month, many local 4-H projects are on display at the County-City Library. The works, including photographs entered in contests, pillows and clothes from the 4-H Fashion Show and many photos, will be on display throughout the month of October. The hours for the library are Monday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Two WASPs remembered

October 22, 2011

WASP Marjorie Ellfeldt Rees, an extremely accomplished lady who made a positive impact in the state of Kansas, died Sept. 27, 2011.
She was born August 1, 1921, in Kansas City, Mo., and spent most of her life in that area, residing in Johnson County for the last 50 years. Marjorie was an only child, and she graduated from Southwest High School and the University of Missouri at Kansas City, where she also received her MA and Ph.D. in Education Psychology. 

Carl Herman Alfred Erickson, Jr.

October 22, 2011

Carl Herman Alfred Erickson, Jr., 56, of Maryneal, died Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, in Maryneal.
No services are scheduled at this time. Mr. Erickson will be cremated.

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