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The Sweetwater Goodfellows will again be holding their 2021 Nolan County sign ups for needy families in our area. The Sign-ups will take place this Wednesday, October 20, Thursday, October 21 and Friday, October 22 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and then starting up again from  1-3 p.m. at the Sweetwat…

The Sweetwater Goodfellows will again be holding their 2021 Nolan County Sign ups for needy families in our area. The Sign-ups will take place on October 21, 22 and 23 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and then starting up again from  1-3 p.m. at the Sweetwater Fire Station, located at 900 E Broadway.

The Abilene Zoo has announced their annual Boo at the Zoo. Boo at the Zoo is a mixture of Trick-or-Treat and going to the zoo. This year’s theme is: “Something Wild This Way Comes” and is presented by the Abilene Teachers Credit Union. 

The next Goodfellows Meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 6 at 5:30 p.m. at the Chamber. An earlier meeting on September 30 had been canceled due to bad weather.  

“We are thankful for everyone’s hard work and prayers as COVID numbers in SISD (8 active cases, 0.32%) and throughout SISD counties are now at the lowest we have seen since several days before students began the school year on August 16th.

Chamber Director Karen Hunt, Lita McEachern and Dr. Larry McEachern stand with time capsule from 1988 that will be opened at the Chamber Banquet on Monday. The time capsule was originally scheduled to be opened in July 2020 but COVID-19 canceled the event.       

 The scene of the accident on Thursday afternoon after an 18-wheeler that ran off the road and hit a construction crane. Two men working on the crane were  taken to the hospital with unknown injuries, but in stable condition. The truck driver refused medical treatment and was left at the sce…

SNAP is in need of volunteers to deliver meals.  Meals are ready for pick up at 10:30 and most routes only take 30 - 45 minutes.  There is a short paperwork process including a computerized criminal background check with the Department of Public Safety.  This is at no cost to the potential v…

SISD and FFA are recognizing their FFA Officers for 2021-22 on their social medal pages. “Emma Pulattie, a junior, is serving as the Sweetwater FFA parliamentarian, as well as the Lone Wolf district treasurer. She is on the quiz team and hopes to become part of Sweetwater’s ag issues team th…

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