Archive - Oct 12, 2011 - News Article

Bellamy Brothers to perform free concert

October 12, 2011

The Fifth Annual West Texas Wind Festival is expected to be another event in which families from the surrounding areas can gather for many activities on the streets of Roscoe. The free event will feature headline act The Bellamy Brothers. Local band Lawless Flatz will also perform during the event. Other attractions this year include the Plowboy Mud Bog at George Parks Field, food and craft vendors downtown, The Roscoe Volunteer Fire Department barbecue cook-off and a fireworks show. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday. Oct.

Creating a field of pink in Sweetwater

October 12, 2011

One in eight women have a chance at developing invasive breast cancer some time during her life. For Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital (RPMH), that statistic is one too many. This October, the local hospital is launching an initiative that will increase awareness and raise funds for breast cancer research on behalf of the American Cancer Society.

SEED welcomes new board member

October 12, 2011

The newest board member of SEED (Sweetwater Enterprise for Economic Development) was introduced during the group's meeting on Monday morning, Oct. 10, 2011 at the Chamber of Commerce.
David Welch was appointed in September by the City Commission to begin his three-year term which starting on Oct. 1. Mr. Welch is occupying the seat vacated by previous SEED board member John Jay, who recently completed his time of service on the board.

Blotters for October 10, 2011

October 12, 2011

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 37 calls for service, issued seven citations and made two arrests on Oct. 10, 2011.

The SPD received 24, 911 calls.

Accidents:
• 1400 block of Lou.

Calls for service:
• Criminal mischief — 1700 block of Hailey.

Arrested by SPD
• Josh Carney, 20 — Warrant.
• Crystal Guzman, 26 — Warrants.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had nine calls for service, served two civil papers and made three arrests on Oct. 10, 2011.

Arrested by NCSO:
• Mario Angel Perez, 28, of Abilene — Warrant/violation of parole.

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