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According to the Sweetwater Nolan County Health Department, COVID cases are up from Wednesday, November 18, when it was 92 to Friday, November 20 where then current case count is 128.

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A Food Handlers Course by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Nolan County. Food Safety: It’s In Your Hands is scheduled for Tuesday, December 1 starting at 2 p.m. at the Extension office at 100 E 3rd., Suite 305 in the 3rd floor Conference Room.   

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Sweetwater High School is showing their support for the Mustangs. The Mustangs play the Celina Bobcats for the Area Championship Friday night. 

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President Donald Trump has fired Christopher Krebs, the Director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security (CISA) in the Department of Homeland Security. 

Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher C. Miller announced that the U.S. will withdraw thousands of additional American troops from Afghanistan and Iraq by January 15, 2021, just 5 days before President-elect Joe Biden is scheduled to take the Oath of Office.

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Will Hancock has landed his dream job. The Texas State Technical College Computer Networking and Systems Administration student will begin working for Bangs ISD as an information technology specialist while completing his graduation requirements. He credits TSTC with helping him find the car…

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Chris Bibb and Vickie May of Texas National Bank stand with local students Rihanna Salinas, Derick Torres, Kate Hall (not pictured Gabby Pena). TNB recognizes students with their Good Grades Pay programs.  

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The U.S. surpassed 11 million coronavirus cases on Sunday, according to Johns Hopkins University. It was only six days prior that the country recorded 10 million cases. There were 1,266 deaths reported on Saturday alone.

On Thursday, November 12, the Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department  reported 71 active positive cases. By Friday, November 13, the Health Department updated that report with 10 additional cases, putting the current total at 81

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The Pope has called Joe Biden to congratulate him on winning the U.S. election. Biden, a lifelong Roman Catholic, spoke by telephone to the Pope on Thursday. This phone call came, despite President Donald Trump's refusal to concede, claiming without evidence, that the election was stolen fro…

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Central Florida is building the first aviation facility for flying cars, straight out of the Jetsons. The hub will be completed in five years in Orlando's Lake Nona area. The aircraft will take passengers from Orlando to Tampa and can run 185 miles on a one hour charge.

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The Chamber, Sweetwater and Nolan County are presenting Sweetwater's Annual Parade of Lights on December 7 at 6:30 p.m.

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On Monday, November 9, the Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department reported 40 active positive cases of COVID-19. Three days later, on Thursday, November 12, the Health Department reported 71 active positive cases. 

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Sweetwater will be hosting the Texas DECA District 9 Competition. The Distributive Education Clubs of America (or DECA) is the High School Business organization that prepares students for success in their chosen career pathway. Volunteers are needed to judge submitted business proposals and …

Today, on Veterans Day, the Sweetwater Reporter would like to thank all of our Nolan County veterans for their service.

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Joe Biden has won the 202 Election and will be the President-Elect, according to the Associated Press as of 10:39 a.m.

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Nolan County showed their support for incumbent President Donald Trump over his Democratic opponent, Joe Biden by a large margin.

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U.S. Senator John Cornyn was declared winner over Democratic opponent M.J. Hegar with 88 percent of the precincts reporting. Cornyn took 53.7 percent of the vote, compared to hegar's 43.7 percent.

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State Representative Stan Lambert (District 71) was re-elected to a third term in there texts House, garnering 78 percent of votes cast over his opponent, Abilene activist, Sam Hatton.

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Congressman Jodey Arrington (District 19) has been re-elected to office for a third term, easily beating out his opponent Democrat Tom Watson, an Abilene lawyer. He also beat Libertarian candidate Joe Burnes.

The City of Sweetwater will hold a public meet and greet event to give the community an opportunity to meet the six police chief candidates. The event will take place on Thursday, November 12 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Nolan County Coliseum Annex.

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Two small New Hampshire towns cast their ballots shortly after midnight, giving them the distinction of being the first in the nation to cast their votes in the 2020 Election.

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