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October 9th, 2012

Blotters for October 5-7, 2012

October 9, 2012

The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 127 calls for service, issued three citations and made 12 arrests from Oct. 5-7, 2012.

The SPD received 66, 911 calls.

Accidents:
• 1000 block of Lamar.
• 600 block of E. Broadway.

Calls for service:
• Burglary of a vehilce — 1000 block of E. Broadway.
• Assault — 1600 block of Woodruff.
• Assault — 800 block of E. Arizona.
• Burglary of a habitation — 1000 block of Vards.
• Disorderly conduct — 1800 block of Lamar.

Arrested by SPD:
• Joe Nava, 55 — Warrant.
• Ashley Bohall, 27 — Warrant.
• Malcolm Black, 18 — Theft.

Mustang baseball golf tourney set

October 9, 2012

The Mustang Baseball Classic golf tournament will be held Saturday, Oct. 13 at Sweetwater Country Club with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. The cost will be $200 per team or $50 per person not on a team. Prizes will be given to first, second and third place. The event benefits the Sweetwater baseball program. For more infor-mation, contact Don Timm at the country club number of 235-8093.

Sub-varsity v’ball teams win at Greenwood

SW freshman volleyball team

October 9, 2012

Pictured front row kneeling from left are Ashley Lara, Ezzy Mermella, Morgan Rudel, Mikeilah Foust, Hanna Hayes, Hannah Heredia, coach Jessica Withrow; middle row, Elita Williams, Katie Fox, Abby Garcia, Jaya Atkins, Alyssa Soles, Lizzie Gray; back row, Kristi Ward, Morgan Gomez, Alyssa Villanueva, Sarah Valdez, Carissa Espinoza and Naomi Gonzales.

Sweetwater junior varsity tennis team

October 9, 2012

Members of this year’s Sweetwater High School junior varsity tennis team are, front row kneeling from left, Tyler Stacy, Victoria Corley, Maty Montgomery, Maddie Howard, Shaina Wiltze, Katie Melendrez, Mark Butler; back row, Keyli Turner, Andrea Merentes, Ashley Heaton, A.J. Briley, Holly Thompson, Christian Ulbrich, Brandon Howell, Cierra Knox. Not pictured are Jerren Villa and Dana Hohn.

Tuesday's local weather

October 9, 2012

Expect mostly sunny skies and much warmer temperatures on Tuesday, with a high near 88. Winds will be from the southwest at around 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight, we'll see increasing clouds with a low around 50. South-southwest winds at 5 to 10 mph will become northern after midnight.
Visit weather.gov to find out if the warmer weather is back for good.

October 8th

Blackwell Homecoming 2012 held Saturday

October 8, 2012

Shown are the Blackwell Senior Class of 2013 (left to right) Cody Shamblin, Mark Monroe, Bethany Breaux, Ashely Jeter, Chase Sorrells, Elizabeth Shults, Breanne Richardson, Lizzy Rozzlle and Leonor Castelo at the 2012 Blackwell Homecoming Bonfire.
The Blackwell Hornets won their homecoming game against the Moran Bulldogs 54-8 on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012.
Find more photos from Blackwell's Homecoming game in Monday's paper.

Appointments, dates approved at county meeting

October 8, 2012

A couple of appointments were approved at the Nolan County Commissioners' meeting on Monday morning, October 8, 2012.
Dr. Tim Jones was approved to be the new medical authority for Nolan County, while Shane Dent will be replacing Julie McLemore on the Nolan County Coliseum Board.

Sweetwater students to host first Fields of Faith event

October 8, 2012

Students from Sweetwater will be joining thousands of other youth on athletic fields all across the nation on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, to share their Christian faith with fellow students during the seventh annual national Fields of Faith event. This rapidly-growing, interdenominational outreach event will be held at more than 400 locations throughout the nation on this same date.

Elidia Palafox Aguilar

October 8, 2012

Holy Mass of Christian Burial for Elidia Palafox Aguilar, 75, of Sweetwater, will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, with Father Charles Okonkwo officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
A Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at McCoy Chapel of Memories, recited by Lupe Medellin.

Six-man domination

October 8, 2012

Picked by one area publication to finish last in their respective districts, Nolan County’s two six-man foot-ball teams have proved to be anything but pushovers during the non-district por-tion of their schedules.
And both Highland (4-2) and Blackwell (3-3) — who end non-district play Friday by facing each other in their “Battle of the Hornets” at Highland — had lopsided wins Saturday while playing in front of friendly homecoming crowds.
BLACKWELL 54, MORAN 8

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