Archive - Jun 9, 2011
The Sweetwater Reporter welcomed special visitors from Mrs. Jenna Hayesâ€™ fifth grade class at Sweetwater Intermediate School. The class received a tour of the building on their last week of school and learned about what it takes to get a newspaper out daily.
Kevin Pantoja, son of Felix and Aida Pantoja and a student at Highland Middle School in the Highland Independent School District, has been selected to travel to the Houston/Galveston area as a participant in Education in Action's Lone Star Leadership Academy, July 11-15, 2011. Kevin's selection for the Academy was based on his outstanding academic success, demonstrated leadership ability, a recommendation by his counselor, Rebecca Rees, and his involvement in school and community activities.
The USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the Nolan County Soil and Water Conservation District invite the public and any agencies with an interest in conservation issues to participate in a local work group meeting to be held at the Maryneal Community Center in Maryneal, Texas. This meeting will be on June 13, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.Â
The purpose of this meeting is to receive input from a broad range of local agencies, organizations, businesses and individuals that have an interest in natural resource conditions and needs in Nolan County.
Suddenlink launched Suddenlink2GOTM, an online video service, featuring tens of thousands of full-length TV episodes and shorter video clips â€“ plus more than 1,300 movies â€“ all accessible anywhere in the United States, on any computer with a high-speed Internet connection.
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The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 46 calls for service, issued one citation and made two arrests on June 7, 2011.
The SPD received 25, 911 calls.
Calls for service:
â€˘Â Theft â€”Â 200 block of Lamar.
â€˘ Family violence assault, impede breath/circulation. â€”Â 200 block of W. Louisiana.
Arrested by SPD:
â€˘ Billy McQueen, 23 â€”Â Warrants.
â€˘ Troy Jennings, 41 â€”Â Accident involving damage, hit/run.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had 11 calls for service, served four civil papers and made two arrests on June 7, 2011.
Arrested by NCSO:
Four Little League teams from Sweetwater are scheduled to resume play with second-round games today at their respective District 5 tournaments that are being held in Abilene.