Archive - Apr 21, 2011
Sweetwater was well represented at a network luncheon in Roscoe on April 13.Â Attendees included Tim Fambrough, Greg Wortham, Jim McKenzie, Jerod Peek, Eddie Brown, Terrie Blankenship, Jacque McCoy, Ken Becker, Kirstin Smith, Kirby Andrews, Rodney Foster and Carolyn Lawrence.
Roscoe community leaders hosted one of five network luncheons sponsored by Texas Midwest Community Network this spring.Â The luncheon was held at the Roscoe Community Center.Â Immediately following lunch, discussion focused on âEffective Local Effortsâ.Â
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 40 calls for service, issued two citations and made four arrests on April 19, 2011.
The SPD received 13, 911 calls.
Calls for service:
â¢ Theft â 200 block of E. Arizona.
â¢ Burglary of building â 500 block of Lamar.
Arrested by SPD:
â¢ Aaron TreviÃ±o, 21 â Warrants.
â¢ Justin Tollison, 19 â Warrants.
â¢ Arturo TreviÃ±o, 52 â Public intoxication.
â¢ Stephen Getty, 55 â Public intoxication.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had six calls for service, served five civil papers and made no arrests on April 19, 2011.
JOSHUA â Lori Lynn McKenzie, 36, of Joshua, an Ellis County deputy sheriff, left this life to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 19, 2011, in Fort Worth.
Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 22, 2011, at First United Methodist Church in Joshua.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ellis County Sheriff Officerâs Association or First United Methodist Church of Joshua Food Pantry.
Ryan Mercer of Sweetwa-ter is a single shot out of the lead at the Region I-3A golf tournament in Lubbock after the first round of play.
Mercer shot 72 Wednes-day at Meadowbrook Can-yon Course and trails only Perrytonâs Hunter Wade. The tournament wraps up today and if Mercer puts together another solid round, he has a chance to advance to the Class 3A state tournament in Austin that is set for May 12-13.
This is Mercerâs third straight trip to regionals. The top two teams and the top two individuals not on a qualifying team advance to the state tournament.
Highlandâs Ron Covington and Ethan Wilson teamed up to place fourth in JV boys doubles at the district tennis tournament.
After a first-round bye, they lost to Enriquez-McEl-rath of Santa Anna 8-0 before falling to Lopez-Sor-rells of Hermleigh, 8-5, in the third-place match.
Highland JH girls
are 1st, JH boys 3rd at district track meet
Highlandâs junior high girls were district champs and the boys placed third at their season-ending meet held in Roby. Individual results for the Highland athletes who placed follow: