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April 21st, 2015

Richburg, Allen lead area track meet qualifiers for Highland

April 21, 2015

GAIL — Hannah Allen and Jacob Richburg will lead Highland’s contingent of athletes who earned top-four finishes at the District 12-1A track meet Friday to qualify for this week’s area track competition.

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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.
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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.

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SW teams in playoffs

April 20, 2015

The high school playoffs — for both of Sweetwater’s varsity teams that play on a diamond — will begin in less than two weeks starting in early May.
The softball and baseball teams won both of their games last week to qualify them for the Class 4A high school playoffs.

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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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Weekly sports calendar

April 20, 2015

MONDAY, APRIL20
Baseball
Sweetwater JV White at Midland Christian, 4 p.m.
Tennis
Highland’s Isaac Rios and Kevin Box (boys doubles team) at Region II-1A tournament, Bentwood Country Club, San Angelo.
TUESDAY, APRIL21
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red and varsity will be playing at Lubbock Estacado at 4 and 7:30 p.m., respectively.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity at Lubbock Estacado, 5 p.m.
Tennis
Highland’s Isaac Rios and Kevin Box (boys doubles team) at Region II-1A tournament, Bentwood Country Club, San Angelo.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22
Track

SW rallies late for win

April 20, 2015

HERMLEIGH — Trailing last-place Lamesa by four runs with just six outs left, Sweetwater’s baseball team needed some magic to sal-vage a win Friday night — after being forced to move their scheduled home game to Hermleigh’s field due to bad weather.

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Lady Mustangs rip Lamesa 12-2

April 20, 2015

HERMLEIGH — Leading 11-1 after just two innings, Sweetwater got a run-rule win — 12-2 in five innings — against Lamesa when the two teams met Friday night at Hermleigh’s softball field for their 2-4A contest.

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Saturday’s key district baseball game between Sweetwater and Big Spring had two changes Friday. The...
Three athletes each from Roscoe and Blackwell will be advancing to this week’s regional track meets...
FRIDAY, APRIL 24 Baseball Change: Sweetwater JV (combined Red and White teams) plays at Big Spring...

 

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