Susie Kamer was recently announced as the 2011-2012 SISD (Sweetwater Independent School District) Teacher of the Year for J.P. Cowen Early Childhood Center.
Kamer earned a Bachelor of Music degree at Abilene Christian University. She has spent her entire teaching career with the district as a Headstart teacher for the past six years.
She has been a member of the NHSA (National Head Start Association) and the TCTA (Texas Classroom Teachers Association). Within the community, she is an active member at Lighthouse Assembly of God as the worship leader and children's church leader.
An owl fledgling was rescued on Wednesday morning after Danielle Sargeant â€”Â an employee of the Hall Law Firm in Downtown Sweetwater â€” found the owl near the Hall Law Firm in front of a glass door. Another employee called the Sweetwater Animal Hospital.
Veterinary Technician Brenda Stevens with Sweetwater Veterinary Hospital came to the rescue along with Animal Control Officer Donald Kite to take the fledgling back to the animal hospital.
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 57 calls for service, issued 27 citations and made five arrests on April 24, 2012.
The SPD received 26, 911 calls.
Calls for service:
â€˘ Criminal mischief â€” 1200 block of Stanley.
Arrested by SPD:
â€˘ Angel Aguilar, 18 â€” Warrant.
â€˘ Timothy McGinnis, 51 â€” Public intoxication.
â€˘ Adam MuĂ±oz, 25 â€” Warrant/possession of marijuana.
â€˘ Tyler Polk, 22 â€” Warrant.
â€˘ Ricky Rivera, 21 â€” Criminal mischief.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had nine calls for service, served two civil papers and made three arrests on April 24, 2012.