An action plan was unveiled to begin the trek toward higher ratings at the SISD (Sweetwater Independent School District) Board of Trustees meeting on Monday evening, Aug. 15, 2011 at the Administration Building, following the ratings announcement from the TEA (Texas Education Agency which brought the five main campuses within the district â€” and SISD itself â€” down one category from the previous year.
Zeravla Entertainment is announcing that Rokko Records' newest recording artist, Anjelique, has been nominated for Best New Female Artist at the 31st Annual Tejano Music Awards.
Since the age of 15, Anjelique has been representing West Texas as a female artist. Finally, after many years she has been awarded with this nomination.
In December of 2010, Anjelique re-released her debut album, "Regresa A Mi", with two original bonus tracks. She was voted as one of the Top 12 by the Tejano Music Industry.
All businesses are invited to participate in the TSTC Sweetwater Community Connections Fair again this fall on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is an opportunity for new and returning students and their families to meet local businesses and organizations and get to know what services are offered. "We think this is a fun and informative opportunity for our students," said Jeff Howard, Associate Vice President of Student Development at Texas State Technical College West Texas.
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 49 calls for service, issued four citations and made six arrests on August 16, 2011.
The SPD received 17, 911 calls.
â€˘ 100 block of SW Georgia.
Calls for service:
â€˘ Runaway â€”Â Sweetwater.
â€˘ Burglary of a vehicle â€”Â 700 block of E. Third.
Arrested by SPD
â€˘ Randy Bailey, 35 â€”Â Warrants.
â€˘Â Kenneth Acorn, 21 â€”Â warrants.
â€˘Â Christopher Guzman, 27 â€”Â Driving while intoxicated, second offense.
â€˘ Luisa Gamez, 37 â€”Â Theft.
â€˘Â Raymond Balderas, 60 â€”Â Warrants.
â€˘Â Michael Hernandez, 21 â€”Â Warrants.