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April 22nd, 2015

Wednesday's local weather

April 22, 2015

Today will be partly sunny with a high near 85. Winds will be from the south at 10 to 15 mph, and after 3 p.m. we'll have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Those rain chances will decrease to 10% through 7 p.m., with partly cloudy conditions and a low around 60. Winds will remain from the south at 5 to 10 mph.
Learn more at weather.gov.

April 21st

Local runner prepares for "Beat the Street" 50K

April 21, 2015

At 2 a.m., most of us are sound asleep, resting up for the day to come. But for Andy Wilson, his wife Rhonda has dropped him off in a random location to begin a 22-mile run.

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Heart Walk raises over $20K

April 21, 2015

The Nolan County Heart Walk took place on Saturday, April 18, at Sweetwater High School. This year's route took place in the residential areas around the field house, instead of the high school track. At this year's Heart Walk, there were two Grand Marshals, both of whom serve on the local American Heart Association board and have been directly impacted by cardiovascular concerns — Kirk Maberry and Jim Petrie.

Learn more in Tuesday's edition, in print or our e-edition (subscription required).

New scoreboard to be donated to Mustang Bowl

April 21, 2015

It was announced Monday during a regular meeting of the Sweetwater Independent School District Board of Trustees that Mustang Bowl will receive a new scoreboard.

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Local forecast for Tuesday

April 21, 2015

Today will be partly sunny, with a high near 80 and southern winds around 10 mph. After 3 p.m., we'll have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Those rain chances will remain in the area tonight, with mostly cloudy conditions and a low around 64. Winds will be from the south-southeast at 10 to 15 mph.
Learn more at weather.gov.

April 20th

SHS art students honored by SISD school board

April 20, 2015

Sweetwater High School art students, Abby Lynch, Katie Melendrez, Kendra Pack and Keegan Von Atzigen were recognized at the recent Sweetwater ISD school board meeting.

Hospital construction moving along

April 20, 2015

Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital has always been held in high regard by the patients that pass through its doors. Patient satisfaction surveys, third party evaluations and medical research has shown RPMH to be at the head of the class when it comes to rural hospitals.

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County proclaims April as Child Abuse Awareness Month

April 20, 2015

A proclamation was approved by the Nolan County Commissioners at their meeting held last Monday morning to declare the month of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.
The proclamation noted that preventing child abuse is a community-wide effort where solutions can be found by involving everyone.

Read more in Monday's edition, either in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

Monday's local forecast

April 20, 2015

Today will be mostly sunny with a high near 71. Winds will be from the east-southeast at 5 to 10 mph.
Expect partly cloudy tonight, with a low around 52 and south-southeast winds at 10 to 15 mph.
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April 17th

Hawk Buildings welcomed to Sweetwater

April 17, 2015

Joe Gorman, CEO of Hawk Buildings, cuts the ceremonial ribbon at the Sweetwater store's grand opening Friday. Hawk Buildings is located at 1806 East Broadway. Members of the Sweetwater Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and members of the community also attended the event.

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