Around 5 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, April 5, 32nd District Court Judge Glen Harrison denied the request for a temporary injunction of residents from Oak Creek Reservoir and Lake Sweetwater to stop the City of Sweetwater's implementation of the new lease agreement.
A packed courtroom of residents â€” with even some hallway overflow â€” attended the nearly three-and-a-half hour hearing held at the Nolan County Courthouse. Leading the cause was Clarence Brockett, Jr., an attorney from Midland who also is a recent lake property owner.
In 2010 Goodwill Industries was awarded their first grant funding for veteran's assistance. Other funding for veteransâ€™ assistance is supported by proceeds from the sale of $2 Veterans Cash scratch-off lottery tickets. This in itself has helped many veterans in so many ways.
Goodwill Industries of West Texas helps support veterans from young to old. Those who have served our country now have support that was well past due.
Emmanuel Fellowship Church is excited to host one of Christian musicâ€™s hottest new bands, The City Harmonic,Â in Sweetwater on Sunday, April 10, for three dynamic performances. With their new song â€śManifestoâ€ť rocking the airwaves and continued exposure to Christian media outlets around the country, their presence in Sweetwater will prove to be an amazing morning of worship and an unforgettable evening concert.
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 36 calls for service, issued no citations and made two arrests on April 4, 2011.
The SPD received 26, 911 calls.
â€˘ 400 block of NE Georgia.
Calls for service:
â€˘ Theft and debit/credit card abuse â€”Â 100 block of NW Georgia.
â€˘ Burglary â€”Â 900 block of E. Louisiana.
â€˘ Information only â€”Â 900 block of E. 16th.
Arrested by SPD:
â€˘ Male juvenile, 16 â€”Â Possession of marijuana.
â€˘ Jordan Houston, 18 â€”Â Disorderly conduct.