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December 17th

Four earn APSE mention

December 17, 2014

Four Sweetwater High School athletes — offensive lineman Ty Crain, receiver Michael Lawrence, quarterback Kaegan Jeffrey and defensive back Isaiah McGee — have earned honorable mention on the Class 4A all-state football team from the Associated Press Sports Editors.

Learn more in Wednesday's edition in Sports.

Wednesday's local weather

December 17, 2014

Today, we'll have a 30 percent chance of showers with mostly cloudy skies and a high near 55. Winds will be from the south-southeast at 10 to 15 mph.
Those mostly cloudy skies will remain tonight, with a low around 44 and south-southeast winds around 10 mph. Winds will shift to the southwest after midnight.
Visit weather.gov to learn more.

December 16th

Local, area basketball

December 16, 2014

TUESDAY, DEC. 16
Sweetwater boys at Grape Creek — JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe girls host Haskell (district openers) — JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:15 p.m.
Highland JV and varsity girls at Jim Ned starting at 5 p.m.
Blackwell varsity girls will host Bronte, 6:15 p.m.
FRIDAY, DEC. 19
Sweetwater boys host Coleman — freshmen at 4:30 p.m., JV at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m.
Sweetwater girls at Bangs — JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe girls at Stamford — JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:15 p.m.
Highland JV boys and varsity teams host Guthrie starting at 2 p.m.

Hoop teams to be in action as ‘14 winds down

December 16, 2014

The high school basket-ball season resumes today for some local teams as the 2014 portion of their sched-ules begins to wind down.

Learn more in Tuesday's edition in Sports.

JV girls get split at Abilene

December 16, 2014

Sweetwater’s JV girls fin-ished with a 2-2 record at Abilene High’s tournament. Sweetwater’s victories came against Graham (45-29) and Jim Ned (31-30) while the team lost its games with Abilene High (29-35) and Midland High (42-43).

Read more in Tuesday's edition in Sports.

7th grade Red girls results at SW tournament

December 16, 2014

The seventh grade Red girls lost all four games at Sweetwater’s recent tourna-ment that was held this past weekend.
Sweetwater lost to Merkel 36-16 and Snyder 26-20 on Dec. 12, then fell to Merkel 45-23 and Snyder 37-28 on Dec. 13.

Many participate in parade of lights

December 16, 2014

Many businesses, organizations and individuals participated in this year’s Sweetwater Parade of Lights on Monday evening. Sweetwater’s Outstanding Citizens and Business of the Year were parade marshals and Santa finished the parade.

See more photos in today’s edition.

Pro Football Weekend Recap

December 16, 2014

Michael Conochan’s Pro Football Recap- Week 15
Thursday Night Football 12/11/14

Arizona (11-3) 12 @
St. Louis (6-8) 6

Tuesday's local activities

December 16, 2014

Today, December 16, Doug Sitter State Farm will host the Third Annual Cocoa with Santa.
Residents are invited to visit Santa, enjoy free cookies and cocoa and register to win prizes. The event will take place from 5:30-7 p.m. at Doug Sitter State Farm on Lamar Street.

Local forecast for Tuesday

December 16, 2014

Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 52. Winds will be from the north-northeast at 5 to 10 mph.
Expect mostly cloudy skies tonight, with a low around 42 and southeastern winds at 5 to 10 mph.
Visit weather.gov to learn more.

Sweetwater boys host Coleman — freshmen at 4:30 p.m., JV at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m. Sweetwater...
The Roscoe girls basket-ball team lost at Haskell, 57-34, to start District 7-2A play on Tuesday....
GRAPE CREEK — Three players hit double figures as the Sweetwater boys easily defeated Grape Creek,...

 

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