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June 7th, 2013

Kay Louise Kidd

June 7, 2013

Funeral services for Kay Louise Kidd, 53, of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Judy Hall officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, June 7, at McCoy Funeral Home.
Kidd died Thursday, June 6, 2013 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.

FCA all-star games continue

June 7, 2013

Seven 2013 graduating high school senior athletes, as well as two coaches, from Nolan County will participate in Fellowship of Chris-tian Athletes all-star games in Abilene on Saturday.
Six of the athletes — Tadeo Canon-Masjoan, Shelby Cason, Kelsi Cros-son, Ryan Linebaugh, Nick Nemir and Suede Shirley — are from Sweetwater as are both coaches, Shane Mob-ley and Liz Miller.

FCA all-star games continue

June 7, 2013

Seven 2013 graduating high school senior athletes, as well as two coaches, from Nolan County will participate in Fellowship of Chris-tian Athletes all-star games in Abilene on Saturday.
Six of the athletes — Tadeo Canon-Masjoan, Shelby Cason, Kelsi Cros-son, Ryan Linebaugh, Nick Nemir and Suede Shirley — are from Sweetwater as are both coaches, Shane Mob-ley and Liz Miller.

State powerlifters honored by SISD

June 7, 2013

Sweetwater High School state powerlifting qualifiers Donald Baker and Ashley Lara were recently honored with a resolution by the Sweetwater ISD.
Also pictured are SHS powerlifting coach John Ward (second from right), athletic director Shane Mobley (far right) and principal Stacy Jones. Not pictured is state qualifier Alexis Thompson.

Weekend weather for Sweetwater

June 7, 2013

Today will be partly sunny with a high near 85. Winds will be from the east at 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight, expect mostly cloudy skies with a low around 65. Winds will be from the southeast around 10 mph, and we'll also have a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday (during the daytime hours) will be our only chances for rain this weekend, but expect highs in the lower 90s with lows in the mid 70s. Winds will be from the south-southeast throughout the weekend.
Visit weather.gov to learn more.

June 6th

Lone Star Ag Credit names 2013 scholarship winners

June 6, 2013

Lone Star Ag Credit would like to congratulate the following Texas students: Maddi Cavender of Sherman, Rachel Pruitt of Rotan, Chandler Burke of Dallas and Hunter Morris of Annona. They are all winners of a college scholarship from Lone Star, ACA.
“It excites me to see great kids involved in agriculture! The scholarships are a way to say thank you to them for their leadership and for sharing how this industry has affected their lives,” LSAC Senior Marketing Manager Julie Porter said.

TSTC West Texas receives $65,000 for scholarships

June 6, 2013

Texas State Technical College West Texas was awarded $65,000 for scholarships from The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for new and returning students. This grant has been awarded to fund scholarships for students in Texas — Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (T-STEM) related programs.
Applications for a T-STEM scholarship are now available at westtexas.tstc.edu. Click on the button at the bottom of the homepage and follow the directions on the application. Application deadline is July 17, 2013.

Security Finance to host Customer Appreciation Day

June 6, 2013

Security Finance in Sweetwater, located at 1103 Lamar Street, will host a Customer Appreciation Day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday.
Door prizes will be given away every hour, leading up to a grand prize drawing for a canopy patio swing (shown above). Barbecue and refreshments will be served throughout the day.
Shown above are Security Finance employees Chanell Griffin, Marisela Jimenez, Brandi Munoz and Lamont Thompson.

Parishioners represent local church at 2013 Texas Catholic Conference

June 6, 2013

Two local Catholic parishioners recently represented the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at the 2013 Advocacy Day of the Texas Catholic Conference.
Aida Pantoja and Andrea Mendez took part in the event, which was held in Austin at the Texas State Capitol. They joined up with 50 other parishioners from Midland, Odessa, Walls, Abilene, San Angelo and Colorado City.
The local group was a small portion of the 1,500-plus people from other Texas dioceses. Twelve Texas bishops also took part in the Advocacy Day.

FCA all-star schedule

June 6, 2013

TODAY
Girls Basketball All-Star Game
(Kendra Crosson, Sweetwater)
Who: North vs. South
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Brownwood
(Brownwood Coliseum)
Head coaches: Troy Wal-lace, Cisco (North); Kristi Sandoval, Early (South)
Boys Basketball All-Star Game
Who: North vs. South
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Brownwood
(Brownwood Coliseum)
Head coaches: Ryder Pea-cock, Albany (North); Rob-ert Buxkemper, Ballinger (South)
Note: This will be the FCA’s fifth-annual all-star girls basketball game, but the first-ever boys all-star basketball game
SATURDAY
Girls Volleyball All-Star Game

 

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