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April 23rd, 2015

Roscoe receives reprimand from TCEQ

April 23, 2015

The city of Roscoe, according to a press release from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), failed to collect and submit the required number of bacteriological samples in January.

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TSTC celebrates 50 years of building Texas

April 23, 2015

Texas State Technical College celebrated 50 years of serving the state as the technical college of Texas on Wednesday in Austin during an event hosted by The TSTC Foundation.

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Local forecast for Thursday

April 23, 2015

Today will be partly sunny with a high near 85. Winds will be from the south-southwest at 5 to 15 mph. After 1 p.m., we'll have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tonight will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 65 and south-southwest winds from 10 to 15 mph. After midnight, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms will come into the area.
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April 22nd

Man exposing himself to children arrested

April 22, 2015

Sweetwater police apprehended a man Tuesday accused of exposing himself to children participating in athletic activities at the middle school.

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Maryneal crossing bridge now operational

April 22, 2015

August 15, 2014 was not a good day for Larry Locke, Owner/Operator of Logistic Support on the Texas and Oklahoma Railroad (TXOR). This was the day one of the 18 rail crossing bridges they cross on their way to Maryneal burnt to the ground during a wildfire.

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TSTC 50-year celebration features Texas Governor

April 22, 2015

AUSTIN — Texas Governor Greg Abbott will be the keynote speaker at Texas State Technical College’s 50th Anniversary Celebration. The evening begins with a reception at 6 p.m. followed by a program and dinner at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, at the Hilton Austin.

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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.
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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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