February 14th, 2014
Funeral services for Petra Ann â€śPatâ€ť Trejo, 45, of Bauxite, Ark., formerly of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at McCoy Chapel of Memories. Reverend Chris Stephens will officiate and interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at McCoy Funeral Home.
Trejo died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at her home in Bauxite, Ark.
She was born June 29, 1968 in Jacksboro, Texas. She married Antonio Trejo on May 7, 1993 in Benton, Ark.
Nora Jo Ball, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Snyder Oaks Care Center in Snyder.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Fluvanna Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, from 6-7 p.m. at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.
There will be a shooting sports club meeting at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16, at the 4-H shooting range.
Allsupâ€™s officially opened for business on Wednesday morning in Sweetwater with many coming in to the store throughout the day, especially to try Allsupâ€™s famous beef and bean burritos.
Five years ago, a local event was started to raise awareness and money to benefit the visually impaired children in the community. This year, the "Ridin' for Cash Bull Bash" is once again gearing up and will take place Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Nolan County Coliseum. The "Bull Bash" was incepted by Matt and Annie Miles, whose oldest son Laramie Cash Miles was born with Septo-Optic Nerve Dysplasia. A person with this condition has a minimized optic nerve which prohibits the transfer of information from his eyes to his brain to process, resulting in blindness.
Various projects were discussed as part of the City Manager's report given by Eddie Brown during Tuesday's City Commission meeting.
TxDOT (Texas Department of Transportation) plans to re-stripe Broadway, which will cause the east-bound left lane to become a left turning lane onto Loop 1544. Thus, the right-hand, west-bound traffic on Broadway will turn right onto Loop 1544.
Funeral services for Petra Ann "Pat" Trejo, 45, of Bauxite, Ark. and formerly of Sweetwater, are pending with McCoy Funeral Home.
Trejo died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Bauxite, Ark.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.
THURSDAY, FEB. 13
Highland JV and varsity boys at Ira starting at 4 p.m.
Sweetwater teams host Mustang Power Classic.
Roscoe athletes at Sweetwaterâ€™s Mustang Power Classic.
Sweetwater varsity will play at Colorado City (season opener), 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV hosts tournament starting at 8 a.m.
FRIDAY, FEB. 14
Sweetwater varsity hosts Odessa Permian (scrimmage), 6 p.m.
Area playoff: Highland girls vs. Santa Anna (Class 1A, Division II), 6 p.m., Clyde High School.
With the high school basketball season over, other sports involving Sweetwa-ter High School start getting their turn in the spotlight today with a powerlifting meet and JV tennis tournament on tap locally, and the Lady Mustang softball team traveling to Colorado City for its season opener.
ROBERT LEE â€” It does-nâ€™t get much more exciting than the way Roscoeâ€™s girls basketball team began its playoff run on Wednesday.
Facing Paint Rock in a bi-district showdown, the Plowgirls â€” who trailed for most of the game â€” were tied at 31 when Eva Aguayo rolled in a game-winning jumper just before the buz-zer sounded for a thrilling 33-31 victory.
The Plowgirls now make the trip to Clyde for an area playoff vs. Zephyr on Friday at 7:30 p.m. It will be the second game of a playoff doubleheader in Clyde that also involves Highland, which will face Santa Anna at 6 p.m.