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April 16th, 2015
Members of the Nolan County Foundation Board of Directors are announcing that this year's deadline for applying for the annual NCF Golf Classic Scholarship has been set for Friday, May 1, 2015.
Funds for scholarship awards are currently being secured by sponsors for the 11th Annual Golf Classic golf scramble that is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, at the Sweetwater Country Club.
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A Nolan County man who was reported to be hiding from law enforcement was captured yesterday after a high-speed chase in Sweetwater.
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Volunteerism is one of the most direct ways anyone can give back to their community. At Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital (RPMH), volunteers play a vital role in continuing the healthcare providerâ€™s mission to provide compassionate care to the people of their community.
Today will be partly sunny, with a high near 80 and southern winds around 15 mph. Gusts could get as high as 25 mph, and after 1 p.m. we'll have a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.
Those rain chances will decrease to 50% tonight, with mostly cloudy skies and a low around 58. Winds will be from the south-southeast at 10 to 15 mph.
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Bill Haley (right) is shown with a truck full of bottled water that he donated to the Sweetwater Fire Department on behalf of his business, Local Loan & Pawn, which he co-owns with his son, Mike Haley. Bill Haley said the donation was simply a token of their appreciation.
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The Sweetwater City Commission covered a lot of ground during Tuesdayâ€™s meeting at city hall, including the exploration of a way to save the city over $1.2 million in interest on obligational bonds that are designated to finance public works.
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In an effort to support Sweetwater High School, Trinity Baptist Church of Sweetwater surprised faculty and staff members last week by creating a hospitality room where staff members could get some relief during the stressful time of testing. Trinity's goal was to support teachers with snacks prepared by church members and Bee's DÃ©cor while providing a restful time for faculty to fellowship.
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Today will be sunny with a high near 80. Winds will be from the south at 10 to 15 mph.
Expect partly cloudy skies tonight, with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms and a low around 61. Winds will come from the south-southeast around 10 to 15 mph.
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It was a bit rainy and cool Monday evening â€”Â perfect weather for an event centered around eating â€” as the Taste of Sweetwater was held at the Nolan County Coliseum Annex.
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Chris Casto and Homer Taylor of the Nolan County Foundation are shown with a driver and putter â€”Â valued at over $900 â€”Â that is being raffled off to benefit the NCF scholarship fund. To purchase a raffle ticket to have a shot at winning the clubs, or to secure a spot in the gold scramble, call Homer Taylor at (325) 669-9733, or Don Timm, SWCC's Gold Pro, at (325) 235-8093.
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