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May 8th, 2015

Shawn Drewitt to perform at Broadway Baptist this Sunday

May 8, 2015

Churches featured in this week's Religion page are: Aglow International Sweetwater Community Lighthouse, Avondale Baptist Church, Bethel Assembly of Sweetwater, Broadway Baptist Church, Emmanuel Fellowship Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, Highland Heights United Methodist Church, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

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FCCLA, TCEA Lego teams honored by school board

May 8, 2015

Pictured are FCCLA (Family Career and Community Leaders of America) students from Sweetwater High School (SHS), who were recently honored at the recent meeting of the Sweetwater ISD Board of Trustees for qualifying to compete at the state level of competition. Mickenzie Brownlow was also recognized for advancing to compete at the national competition.
Members of the Sweetwater High School TCEA (Texas Computer Educators Association) Lego Teams were also honored as they advanced to the state-level competition.

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Anjelique to perform at MUSICA LATINA Concert

May 8, 2015

The SMA APPLAUSE Music Series will close its first season with a tribute to Cinco de Mayo, the MUSICA LATINA Concert, on Saturday, May 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sweetwater Municipal Auditorium.
In addition to guest artists Los Texmaniacs and Los Lobos' David Hidalgo, the Musica Latina Concert will feature local singing sensation Anjelique.

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Food drive this Saturday

May 8, 2015

On Saturday, May 9, letter carriers across the country will be collecting food for families in need.
It's easy to help: collect and bag non-perishable food items (like canned meats/fish, soup, juice, vegetables, pasta, cereal, peanut butter and rice), and place it by your mailbox for the letter carrier to deliver to a local food bank or pantry. Please do not include items that have expired or are in glass containers.
Learn more at facebook.com/StampOutHunger or on Twitter, @StampOutHunger.

Food drive this Saturday

May 8, 2015

On Saturday, May 9, letter carriers across the country will be collecting food for families in need.
It's easy to help: collect and bag non-perishable food items (like canned meats/fish, soup, juice, vegetables, pasta, cereal, peanut butter and rice), and place it by your mailbox for the letter carrier to deliver to a local food bank or pantry. Please do not include items that have expired or are in glass containers.
Learn more at facebook.com/StampOutHunger or on Twitter, @StampOutHunger.

Lady Mustangs hoping to advance, make history

May 8, 2015

Even though Sweetwater’s softball team in making its third postseason run in the past four years, last week’s 2-0 series sweep of Pampa advanced the team past the first round for only the second time in school history.
If the team upsets Fort Stockton — 22-3 overall, ranked No. 9 by the Texas Girls Coaches Association and District 4-4A champion with a 10-0 record — in a best-of-3 area round series starting today, the Lady Mustangs advance to Round 3 for the first time ever.

Get all the details in Friday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

Mustangs face Borger to start out 2015 playoffs

May 8, 2015

The Sweetwater baseball team is in the playoffs for the third year in a row, and the Mustangs have gone at least two rounds deep in the last two.
In that time they’ve faced five different schools. Start-ing today, they face a sixth — a Borger team that comes in with a .500 record (12-12) but advanced as the No. 3 seed out of District 1-4A with a 5-3 record.

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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Cutest celebrity mother daughter pairs

May 8, 2015

All mothers are heroes, and sometimes they're also well-known celebs! For Mother's Day, Krystin Goodwin has a roundup of some of Hollywood's cutest mother-daughter pairs.

Sweetwater's weekend weather

May 8, 2015

Today, we'll have a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with partly sunny skies and a high near 86. Winds will be from the south around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Those rain chances will decrease to 30 percent tonight, with mostly cloudy conditions and a low around 67. Winds will come from the south-southeast at 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Rain chances will remain in the area through Sunday afternoon, with highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 50s/low 60s. Winds will be breezy on Saturday but decrease to about 5 mph on Sunday night.

May 7th

McQueen arrested again as family, community grows concerned

May 7, 2015

Billy Eugene McQueen Sr., 46, who has recently been arrested for charges that include criminal trespass, possession of marijuana, terroristic threats and disorderly conduct, was arrested again Wednesday evening, this time for misdemeanor theft of property at Walmart.

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