Many attended a special Sweetwater Chamber of Commerce coffee event honoring volunteers at the Pioneer Museum on Wednesday. Terry Locklar made homemade breakfast burritos cooked on the spot outside of the museum.
Is Cinco de Mayo the Mexican version of Independence Day? If your answer is yes, then let's offer a brief history lesson.
Frequently confused with the nation's day of independence â€” which is on September 16 â€” the Mexican holiday is in observance of the Mexican army's victory in the 1862 battle of the Battle of Puebla against France in the French-Mexican War.
TXU Energy, the #1 choice among electricity providers in Texas, is celebrating the expansion of its Abilene call center. After an initial three months of excellence in customer service, the operation is moving into a larger call center space within the facility to accommodate the addition of new staff and equipment.
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 43 calls for service, issued two citations and made one arrest on May 3, 2011.
The SPD received 20, 911 calls.
â€¢Â 100 block of S. Hopkins
Calls for service:
â€¢Â Unattended death â€”Â 500 block NW Georgia.
Arrested by SPD:
â€¢Â Christina Butler, 33 â€”Â Warrants.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had four calls for service, served one civil paper and made one arrest on May 3, 2011.
Arrested by NCSO: