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September 10th, 2014

Many attend ribbon cutting of RPMH Cardiac Rehab & Wellness Center

September 10, 2014

Shown above is only a fraction of the crowd that showed up to Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital on Tuesday morning for the ribbon cutting at the new Cardiac Rehab and Wellness Center. Tours of the facility were also given.

Read the full story in Wednesday's print edition.

Myrline Scott

September 10, 2014

Funeral services for Myrline Scott, 89, of Sweetwater, will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Keith Clifton and Rev. James Baker. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
She died on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2104 at her residence.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home.
She was born on Aug. 31, 1925 in Sweetwater. She married A.J. Scott on May 10, 1947 in Sweetwater.

Charles Arthur Spaulding, Sr.

September 10, 2014

Charles Arthur Spaulding, formerly of Sweetwater, passed away on Aug. 21, 2014 at his home in Bandera, Texas at 83 years of age.
He was born May 30, 1931 in Sweetwater to Charley Bowles and Clara Marie Spaulding.
Charles served in the Air Force during the Korean War as a Staff Sergeant, being Honorably discharged on Dec. 7, 1954. While serving at an airbase in California, he met and married Marilyn Meyer of Oakland, Calif. Charles and Marilyn were married for 22 years and had four children; three boys and one girl.

Elba Jean Wilkerson

September 10, 2014

Elba Jean Wilkerson, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt, left this world to join her Heavenly Father on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. 

Local Sports Calendar

September 10, 2014

THURSDAY, SEPT. 11
Football
Sweetwater freshmen at Breckenridge, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will play at Breckenridge, 6:30 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade combined teams host Breckenridge at 4 and 5:30 p.m., respectively.
Sweetwater 7th grade ‘B’ and 8th grade ‘A’ teams host Breckenridge, 7 p.m.
Roscoe junior high plays Junction at San Angelo, 4:30 p.m.
Roscoe JV will play Junc-tion at San Angelo, 6 p.m.
Highland junior high at Loraine, 5:30 p.m.
Highland JV will play at Loraine, 7 p.m.
Blackwell junior high will host Westbrook, 5 p.m.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 12
Football

Netters host Brownfield

September 10, 2014

Sweetwater High School’s tennis team played a match against Brownfield here on Saturday and lost to fall to 1-2 in fall play.
Sweetwater’s JV team will host a quad match with Big Spring, Snyder and Levelland this Saturday starting at 9 a.m.

Read the full story in Wednesday's print edition.

SHS v’ball teams play at tourneys in Lamesa

September 10, 2014

Sweeetwater High School sent its junior varsity and freshman volleyball teams to tournaments that were held in Lamesa this past Friday and Saturday.

Read the full story in Wednesday's print edition.

SMS v’ball teams host tournament

September 10, 2014

Sweetwater Middle School teams served as hosts for a one-day volleyball tournament on Saturday.
The SMS seventh grade Red and White teams and the eighth grade Red team all placed second in their respective divisions.

Read the full story in Wednesday's print edition.

Local weather for Wednesday

September 10, 2014

Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 97. Winds will be from the south-southeast at 10 to 15 mph.
Expect mostly cloudy conditions tonight, with a low around 69 and north-northeast winds at 5 to 15 mph. We'll also have a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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September 9th

VIDEO: Apple Announces iPhone 6

September 9, 2014

In the highly anticipated announcement, Apple unveils a bigger, better, thinner, and expensive iPhone. Jen Markham has all the details.
 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 19 Football Sweetwater varsity will host Snyder, 7:30 p.m. Roscoe varsity will play...
Today’s 7:30 p.m. match-up between Sweetwater and Snyder won’t affect either team’s playoff chances...
Sweetwater’s tennis team begins its fall district season by hosting Big Spring star-ting at 9 a.m....

 

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