Westbrook Wildcats return to State Championship for 6-Man Football
The Westbrook Wildcats are heading back to the State Championship to defend their back to back State Championships. The game will be on Wednesday, December 13th, at AT&T Stadium against Gordon at 11 AM. From Westbrook ISD:. Get your Wildcats State Football Game Tickets NOW!. Download the Seat Geek app...
Albany roaring towards Championship with one game away; Westbrook chase three-peat State Title
ABILENE, Texas (BCH Sports) – After the Regional Finals Friday, only one Big Country team remains in the playoffs while another is already state bound. Albany is on a 25 game winning-streak dating back from last season and remains undefeated on the season. They topped Collinsville in the Regional Finals scoring the first 31 points in a 52-14 victory.
Two arrested for aggravated robbery after holding up Nolan County game room with toy gun
NOLAN COUNTY, Texas — Two people are facing aggravated robbery charges after an armed robbery at a Nolan County game room Nov. 30. The Nolan County Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery call at around 8:32 a.m. Thursday morning at the Diamond Knights game room, 518 Avenger Field Road, near the intersection of Avenger Field Road and County Road 274.
Nolan County Sheriff Warren reflects on 46 years in law enforcement, shares insights on challenges, achievements & future plans
NOLAN COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – In this week’s Big Country Politics Sunday conversation, Nolan County Sheriff David Warren spoke about his time in law enforcement as he completes his last term. Warren announced in October that he would not run for sheriff in the 2024 election. He has been in law enforcement for 45 years and […]
The Westbrook Wildcats punch ticket back to state with victory over Happy
LUBBOCK, Texas (BCH Sports) – The Westbrook Wildcats are headed back to the Class A Division I state championship game after beating Happy, 32-16. The Wildcats and the Cowboys slugged it out in the first half. Both found the end zone two times, and it was tied at 16 at halftime. Westbrook’s defense took command […]
Today the gas price is close to $3.15 in Coahoma as of 2023-12-06. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.216, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
UPDATE: 2 suspects accused of using toy guns to rob Sweetwater game room of up to $10K arrested
ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Two suspects accused of using toy guns to rob a Sweetwater game room of up to $10,000 earlier this week have been arrested. Efren Joseph DeLeon, 41, and Amy Cabrera Rodriquez, 52, both of Sweetwater, were each taken into custody for Aggravated Robbery in connection to the incident, which happened at […]
Receiving Metallica scholarship boosts confidence of TSTC Automotive Technology student
SWEETWATER Richie Solis says the hands-on learning experience he receives at Texas State Technical College will lead him to a rewarding career. “What I am doing in class right now is something I will be able to put into practice in the real world,” said Solis, a TSTC Metallica Scholar who is studying Automotive Technology, in a news release. “I like the way we are able to work with our hands and make the repairs we are supposed to make.”
Honoring veterans and service personnel at the Forsan and Coahoma basketball games
BIG SPRING, TX — On Tuesday night, Dec. 5th, the community is invited to join Coahoma and Forsan high schools at Dorothy Garrett Coliseum as they pay tribute to our veterans and current service personnel. The ceremony begins at 5:45 pm, followed by the annual Howard County Hoops match...
Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tour Starts Friday
Homeowners and the 2023 Christmas Home Tour Committee are busy with final preparations for the 32nd annual Christmas Home Tour. Set for Friday, December 8 and Saturday, December 9, the tour will feature homes in Imperial, Sugar Creek, Sweetwater, Riverstone and Sienna. Tickets are available online at www.cafb.org and at several Fort Bend locations including the Randalls in Pecan Gove, Briarwood gifts & Décor, Cru Design, Fabulous You, Magpies Sugar Land and 2250 Interiors. One $35 ticket allows entry to all homes during tour hours, allowing busy guests to see the Tour all at once or visit a few homes each day, depending on their schedule. The presenting Sponsor for the event is Fred and Mabel R. Parks Foundation. Tour hours are Friday and Saturday from 10am until 4pm and Friday evening from 6pm until 9pm. Friday evening guests will receive a special lighted necklace, while supplies last.
Texas High School Football: How to Stream the Klondike High School vs. Benjamin High School Game - December 2
On Saturday, December 2, starting at 2:00 PM CT, Benjamin High School will play Klondike High School in Sweetwater, TX. Follow high school football this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Klondike vs. Benjamin Game Information. Game Day: Saturday, December...
Bite into Sweetwater: Exploring the 3 Most Delectable Burgers in Town
In this article, we're going to explore three delectable burgers found in Sweetwater. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to drop your comments below!
Echoes from the Past: The Haunting Legacy of Old Colorado City Jail
In the historic heart of Old Colorado City, a somber structure stands as a stark reminder of the Wild West's rugged past. The Old Colorado City Jail, with foundations laid in the 1800s, is a monument to an era of gold rushes and the quest for justice. Its stout stone walls have withstood the test of time, encasing within them tales of outlaws and lawmen, a narrative that straddles the boundary between recorded history and whispered myths.
The Loraine Hotel: A Monument to Elegance and Equality
The Loraine Hotel, erected in 1922, has stood the test of time as both an architectural marvel and a beacon of social progress. As a luxurious retreat for early 20th-century travelers, it was renowned for its elegance and charm. Yet, it was its role in the civil rights movement that truly defined its historical significance. The hotel, notably hosting figures like Martin Luther King Jr. and other African American icons, symbolized a break from the segregated norms of its era, fostering a progressive ethos of racial integration.
Westbrook Advance to Semifinals With 32-16 Win
On Friday in Lubbock, the Westbrook Wildcats faced off against the hungry Happy Cowboys in the 6-man semifinals. The game started well for the Wildcats. Grayson Jeffrey rushed for 90 yards on 17 touches for the night and scored first for the Wildcats. Keegan Gilbreath also shone, rushing for 101 yards on 18 touches. Despite the Wildcats’ good start, the Cowboys came back. Gilbreath scored for the Wildcats in the second quarter, tying the game at 16 as both teams headed into halftime.
A Taste of Sweetwater: Discover 4 BBQ Hotspots That Will Blow Your Mind
This article presents a guide to four standout barbecue spots in Sweetwater. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
HOOPS ROUNDUP: Early, May girls collect road victories
SWEETWATER – The Early Lady Horns improved to 5-7 on the season with a 41-30 road victory over Class 3A Sweetwater Tuesday. Jamie Vassar led the Lady Horns with 10 points followed by Gabby Benson with nine, Lindsey Bastardo with eight, Dakota Barksdale with five, Pearl Sharp with three, and Cali Vargas with two points.
Echoes of the Past: The Ghost Town of Ira, Texas
In the vast expanse of Scurry County, Texas, the ghost town of Ira stands as a testament to a once-vibrant past. Founded in the 1890s by Ira Green, the town prospered with the advent of oil in the early 20th century, its population swelling as it became a hub for stagecoaches and mail routes. Green's general store and post office were the heartbeat of community life, with the Sharon Ridge field promising untold potential.
Two arrested after shots fired in Snyder
SNYDER, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – The Snyder Police Department arrested two individuals on Friday night after receiving a report of shots fired. On November 24 at 11:41 p.m., dispatch received multiple phone calls regarding shots fired in the 2500 block of Avenue R. Officers arrived on the scene, determined there were no injuries, and were informed […]
Westbrook shuts down Borden County, 110-65 and advances to State Semifinals
SWEETWATER, Texas (BCH Sports) – The Westbrook Wildcats took control of the game in the second half beating Borden County, 110-65. In class A Division I the back-to-back defending state champs, the Wildcats, made the trip to Sweetwater to meet their match against the Coyotes. Borden County lead 23-14...