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November 27th, 2012

November is National Home Care Month

November 27, 2012

RPMH provides services through home health department

Reading programs radiate at Southeast

November 27, 2012

The Campus Report for Southeast Elementary was given at the SISD (Sweetwater Independent School District) Board of Trustees' meeting on Monday night, November 19, 2012.
Making the presentation were the school's principal, Peggy Elliott; the counselor, Courtney Martin; and first grade teachers Bethany Bryan and Amy Nixon.

Blotters for November 23-25, 2012

November 27, 2012

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 122 calls for service, issued 10 citations and made 11 arrests from Nov. 23-25, 2012.

The SPD received 85, 911 calls.

Accidents:
• 1300 block of Lamar.
• 500 block of E. Oklahoma.

Calls for service:
• Theft — 700 block of Bowie.
• Information — Sweetwater.
• Criminal mischief — 700 block of Louisiana.
• Theft — 500 block of Elm.
• Assault — 100 block of E. Broadway.
• Theft — 200 block of Bell.
• Criminal mischief — 700 block of Haskell.
• Criminal mischief — 1600 block of Sam Houston.

Sweetwater's daily forecast

November 27, 2012

Your Tuesday forecast is looking cool with sunny skies and a high near 56. Winds from the north at 5 to 10 mph will become light and variable in the morning.
Tonight, expect clear skies with a low around 38. Winds will be from the south-southwest at 5 to 10 mph.
Learn more about the weather in your area at weather.gov.

November 26th

SISD announces early release day

November 26, 2012

The Sweetwater Independent School District School Board recently approved an early release day for all Sweetwater students on Wednesday, Dec. 5, due to Sweetwater Middle School hosting the District UIL Meet.
This early release will be for students only.
Regular early dismissal times will be followed: J.P. Cowen and Southeast Elementary — 12:15 p.m.; East Ridge Elementary — 12:20 p.m.; Sweetwater High School — 12:50 p.m.; Sweetwater Intermediate — 12:55 p.m.; Sweetwater Middle School — 1 p.m.

Local media honored

November 26, 2012

(AUSTIN)--Managing Editor Tatiana Rodriguez and Staff Writer Belinda Serrano of the Sweetwater Reporter were named to the 2013 Media Honor Roll, a program sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), by Sweetwater Independent School District. The Media Honor Roll recognizes media representatives statewide for fair and balanced reporting of news about public schools. Media representatives from more than 450 Texas newspapers, radio and television stations, and online publications were honored by their local school districts.

Singer, pianist to perform at Municipal Auditorium

November 26, 2012

Musician, singer and songwriter Kristine Mirelle will bring her unique style and sound to the stage of the Sweetwater Municipal Auditorium on Saturday, Dec. 15, where she will play a variety of genres of music and for a wide demographic.
Mirelle, a Roswell, New Mexico native, will showcase her piano and voice talents by performing some of her original songs, as well as popular Christmas music, current radio hits from other popular artists and music geared towards children for easy sing-along.

Nolan County TxDOT employee earns service award

November 26, 2012

A local employee of the Texas Department of Transportation was recently honored for his years of service to the agency. Mike Rosas, a transportation technician for the Nolan County maintenance office, was recognized for his five years of service to the department.

Monday's local weather

November 26, 2012

Your Monday forecast is shaping up to be sunny with a high near 63. Winds will be from the north at 10 to 15 mph as a cold front comes in, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight, expect mostly clear skies and a low around the freezing mark at 32. Winds will remain from the north at 10 to 15 mph. Gusts will top out at 25 mph.
Learn more about your weekly weather at weather.gov.

Girl Scouts, United Way partnership helps program and members

November 26, 2012

The Nolan County United Way (NCUW) is promoting their yearly campaign with the theme "Give Where You Live".
Their commitment to serve local entities is spear-headed by Wendy Smart, the Executive Director of the NCUW. Running solely on pledges, a board of volunteers from the community hope to impact the community with a caring power.
To donate to the local United Way, a one-time donation can be given through a payroll deduction or a quarterly basis. Each donation helps thousands of people in the area through nine agencies, who undergo an annual interview process.

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