June 23rd, 2015
AUSTIN â€“ Commissioner of Education Michael Williams and the Texas Education Agency (TEA) encourage young Texans to continue reading throughout the summer. And to assist in that effort, TEA is sharing Find a Book, Texas, a free summer reading online resource.
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Sweetwaterâ€™s 10-11-year-old Little League all-stars are, front row kneeling from left, Jayton Cunnings, Corbin Gomez, Brendin Atkins, Zacary Flores, Daric Valenzuela; back row standing, coach Jack Needham, Jacob Rosas, Antonio Neri, Tayton Thompson, Harrison Foster, Cade Needham, Korben Cunningham and coach Rodney Foster. Not pictured are player Austin Ramirez and coach James Flores.
Sweetwaterâ€™s 12-year-old Little League all-stars are, front row kneeling from left, Junior Martinez, Jacob Roden, Leo Holsey, Jonathan Gallegos, Hector Medina; and back row standing, coach Tony Roden, Ethan Cortez, Skylar Painter, Thomas Hernandez, Brett Buckner, Rylen Moncada, Logan Cornutt, Seth Garcia and coach Andrew Medina. Not pictured is coach Tony Cortez.
Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 92. Winds will be from the south at 10 to 15 mph.
Expect partly cloudy skies tonight, with a low around 70 and southeast winds at 10 to 15 mph.
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The Mini Mustang Cheer Camp recently took place for girls between the age of four through completed fifth grade. The camp took place at Sweetwater Intermediate School.
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The Sweetwater community is invited to the annual 4th of July Parade hosted by the Sweetwater Lions Club on Saturday, July 4, starting at 10 a.m. The parade route will begin on Ash Street, and then will proceed to Broadway and continue east on Broadway to Elm Street, ending at Newman Park.
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The public is invited to attend a retirement reception for Wayne McCormick on Wednesday, June 24, from 1-3 p.m. at the County-City Library in Sweetwater, located on 206 Elm, with extra parking available at the corner of 4th and Elm.
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A few more sports camps are planned this summer for local youth who want to improve their skills. Find all of the information in Monday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.
Sweetwaterâ€™s 9-10 year-old Little League all-stars will play their first District 5 tournament game at 6 p.m. today in Snyder. Front row from left are T.J. Henderson, Braxton Lopez, Ryan Alvarez, Cedric Ware, Coker John-ston; second row, Ayden Costillo, Greg Paty, Stason Hernandez, Elvis Gonzales, Jadyn Forbes, Cash Barnes; and back row, coaches Toby Forbes, Elvis Gonzalez and Keven Mann. Not pictured is player Javier Vasquez.
Two Mustang baseball camps were held last week, one for students entering grades 1-5 and the other for those entering grades 6-9. The younger students pictured (in no particular order) are Aaron Palma, Brody Gibson, Caden Wilburn, Camdyn Soto, Corbin Knapp, Ian Cortez, Jaden Doggett, Joshua Hale, Kreed Davis, Kyler Holsey, Michael Roers, Rhyder Glass, Seth Davis, Tyler Munoz, Cedric Ware and Gregory Paty.