Archive - Jul 2013
Expect mostly sunny skies today with a high near 96, although heat index values could get as high as 99. Winds will be from the south at 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight will be mostly clear, with a low around 75 and south-southeast winds around 10 to 15 mph.
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The American Cancer Society Bark For Life event will take place this week in Sweetwater. The canine event to fight cancer will help those affected by cancer to celebrate, remember and bark back.
From 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Newman Park in Sweetwater, dogs and their owners can partake in several activities, with all proceeds to benefit Nolan County Relay For Life.
Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital was recently presented hand drawn coloring books by Cub Scout Pack 146 to be given to hospitalized pediatric patients. The Scouts are sponsored by 4th and Elm Church of Christ.
The Scouts would like to thank the Sweetwater Jaycee Roosters for donating the crayons. Pictured from left to right are Sally McCluskey-Nurse Manager, Rob McCann-Den Leader, Benjamin John Spaulding, Hunter McCann and Justin Lawrence.
The 2012-2013 Teacher of the Year for Sweetwater High School is Christi Adams. She teaches AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) for students in all grades, serves as the varsity boys and girls cross country coach, and is also the junior varsity boys and girls tennis coach.
Howard L. Chance, age 79, of Sweetwater, passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Ray Browning officiating and Dusty Lovell assisting. Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at the funeral home.
Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 93. Winds will be from the south at 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Expect partly cloudy skies tonight, with a low around 74 and southern winds at 10 to 15 mph. Gusts could be as high as 20 mph.
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The second annual Teen Book Club will meet at the County-City Library Monday, July 22 at 12:30 p.m. for a pizza party. The book selected is â€śSpeakâ€ť by Laurie Halse Anderson. The Teen Book Club will watch the movie â€śSpeakâ€ť based off the book they selected. Call 235-4978 for more information.
Mustang Moms will be holding weekly meetings on Mondays at 6 p.m. in the Sweetwater High School fieldhouse. Every mom is needed and every mom is welcome.
A volleyball camp will be held July 22-25 at the Sweetwater Middle School gym for students who have completed grades 3-8. The camp will be from held from 9-11:45 a.m. each day. The cost includes a T-shirt. Pre-registration is appreciated. A concession stand will be available. The goal is to improve playersâ€™ skills in volleyball for the upcoming season with instruction through games and fun team competitions.
A Mustang Football Camp will be held July 22-25 at Mustang Bowl from 7:30-10:30 a.m. daily for students entering grades 3-9. All campers will receive individual instruction from members of the Mustang coaching staff. The camp will place emphasis on skills and drills and will also have both punt, pass and kick instruction and competitions. There will be refreshments, T-shirts and certificates. Checks should be made payable to Sweetwater High School. Return forms to: Shane Mobley, Sweetwater High School, 1205 Ragland, Sweetwater, Texas 79556.