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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Tuesday, January 4, 2000
Band boosters plan meeting
The Pecos Eagle Band Boosters will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 10, in
the Pecos High School Band Hall.
New members are welcome.
Library board schedules meets
Reeves County Library Board members held their first meeting and Christmas
Lunch on Dec. 20.
The first board gathering, chose the first officers and approved the
meeting schedule for the year 2000. The first official meeting will be
held at 4:30 p.m., on Jan. 10 in the library. The lay representative will
be included, but votes only at regional library system meetings, to be
held in El Paso.
The library board will meet every two months throughout the year, the
second Tuesday, at 4:30 p.m., in the library.
Sigi Maldonado, computer technologist, for the regional library system,
of El Paso, along with Dexter Katzman, coordinator of regional Texas Trans-Pecos
Library Systems, El Paso-based were on hand for the meeting.
Also attending the meeting were: Sally Perry, librarian; Fariss Murphy,
friend of the library; Jesse Prieto, president of the newly formed Reeves
County advisory board; Neddie Molinar, member of the Reeves County Library
Advisory Board; Terry Terrazas, secretary of the Reeves County Library
Advisory Board; Louise Moore, first vice president; Bernardo Martinez,
lay-representative for the Reeves County Library community to the counsel
of TTPLS and Mike Mason, member of the board and second vice-president
and the alternate lay-representative.
The board thanked the 30 Girl Scouts Toops 388 and 191 and the Daisies
Troop 216 for decorating the library for Christmas. The young girls also
brought their own hand-made decorations.
Older adults can benefit from Yoga
Osteoporosis, arthritis, and loss of strength are traditional dangers of
old age that can improve with regular exercise. If jogging, aerobics or
golf aren't for you, you might want to consider the age-old practice of
Yoga helps develop a balance between mind and body by using physical
postures, or asanas, breathing techniques and guided relaxation. Yoga asanas
exercise the entire body while increasing flexibility, strength and stamina.
Breathing exercise help reduce stress and increase the flow of energy through
the body, while calming and integrating the mind and body.
"You don't have to be a human pretzel to practice yoga," said Dr. Robert
Luchi of the Huffington Center on Aging at Baylor College of Medicine in
Houston. "It is a very individualized practice and you should never strain
or stretch farther than is comfortable."
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
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