Archive - Jul 2011

July 27th

New student registration next week for SISD

July 27, 2011

Sweetwater Independent School District has recently announced upcoming new student registration for the coming school year.
• New student registration begins Monday, Aug. 1, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the campus offices: J. P. Cowen, 700 West Fourth Street for Pre-K; Southeast Elementary, 1201 Mustang Drive for all Kindergarten and first grade students; East Ridge Elementary, 1700 East 12th Street for all second and third grade students; and Sweetwater Middle School, 305 Lamar,  for all sixth, seventh and eighth graders.

Blotters for July 25, 2011

July 27, 2011

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 28 calls for service, issued no citations and made one arrest on July 25, 2011.

The SPD received 12, 911 calls.

Arrested by SPD
• Londa Bussey, 44 — Public intoxication.

The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had nine calls for service, served one civil paper and made three arrests on July 25, 2011.

Arrested by NCSO:
• Arthur Ray Johns, 41, of Roscoe — Family violence assault causes bodily injury to a house member two or more times within 12 months.

Texas Titans win in San Angelo, local girl part of the team

July 27, 2011

The Texas Titans played in Midnight Madness last weekend in San Angelo and earned the Championship Trophy for the 14 and under division. The girls did amazing outscoring their opponents 43-3 in the tournament. 

July 26th

Couple donates time to Memories

July 26, 2011

Rick and Patty Davis of Sweetwater have been volunteering their time and money at the Garden of Memories cemetery in Sweetwater for the past five years. In addition to landscaping, watering and general maintenance of plots, they donated $200 towards the water bill. Rick and Patty don't just tend their own family plots; the plots of family friends are also looked after. The couple knows that not everyone can make it out to the family plots on a regular basis, so they keep an eye on things.

Burn ban continues for the county

July 26, 2011

The Nolan County Commissioners' Court met for its regular meeting on Monday morning, July 25, 2011 at the Nolan County Courthouse.
Though two commissioners were away — Terry Willman of Precinct 1 in New York City and Precinct 3 Commissioner Tommy White in the Dominican Republic, several matters were still deliberated on by the other half of the group (Precincts 2 and 4 Commissioners Terry Locklar and Tony Lara, respectively).

Jack in the Box closed

July 26, 2011

The Sweetwater Jack in the Box has been closed since Friday, July 8, 2011, according to the Jack in the Box corporate office. According to the corporate office, the franchisee of the location is Clarissa Kopchak of Stephenville, who also owns the Jack in the Box in Abilene that is also closed. Many calls to Kopchak remain unanswered and messaged have not been returned. It is unknown whether the closings are temporary or permanent.

Blotters for July 22-24, 2011

July 26, 2011

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 130 calls for service, issued 12 citations and made 12 arrests from July 22-24, 2011.

The SPD received 85, 911 calls.

Accidents:
• 800 block of E. Oklahoma.

Calls for service:
• Theft — 400 block of NE Georgia.
• Criminal mischief — 500 block of Locust.
• Theft — 100 block of Hill.
• Theft — 200 block of Lamar.
• Criminal mischief — 1900 block of Avalon Drive.
• Evading arrest/detention — 1300 block of Alamo.

Arrested by SPD
• Gloria Medina, 47 — Warrant.
• Curtis Quintana, 42 — Public intoxication.

Local Sports Briefs

July 26, 2011

Soccer Registration
Sweetwater Youth Soccer registration will be held from 5:30-7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 1 and Tuesday, Aug. 2 and again on Friday, Aug. 5 at Hibbett Sports, located at 1008 East Broadway Street. There will be no late registration. Sweetwater Youth Soccer is open to boys and girls between the ages of 4-12 years. The soccer season will start on Saturday, Sept. 10. Registration is $45 per child and $40 for each additional sibling. Sponsorship is also being accepted. For more information, contact Mindy Bowen at 325-725-3144 or Ray Browning at 325-933-0427.

Volleyball Camp

July 25th

Hastings to close

July 25, 2011

AMARILLO, Texas, — Hastings Entertainment, Inc., a leading multimedia entertainment retailer with 145 stores in 20 states has announced the closing of its 1102 East Broadway location in Sweetwater on Aug. 20, 2011. The store will be conducting a going out of business sale through Aug. 20, 2011.
The Sweetwater, Texas location is closing due to store operating profit being less than that required by management. This location employs approximately 35 full and part-time associates. All gift cards can be redeemed at www.gohastings.com.

Immunization Fun Day held at SNCHD; Gas cards given away

July 25, 2011

Pictured is Lilia Melendez, LVN at the Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department preparing to give Avery Jones, daughter of Nikki Jones vaccines
during Immunization Fun Day 2.
Tanja Jennings, LVN at the Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department presented Ekaterina Griffith with a $50 gas card she won during Immunization Fun Day 2. AtAll Kite won the other $50 gas card.

Sweetwater’s 9-and-under AA Legends Baseball Club recently played in a USSSA tournament held in...
In no particular order: Christopher Faith, Gavin Reyes, Carson Brownlow, Kurt Wetsel, Trenton Hicks...
Sweetwater’s Greg Aiken, who will play baseball for McMurry University starting next year, this...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes