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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Thursday, March 9, 2000
Odessa College plans closing
Odessa College will be closed for spring break Monday, March 13, through
Saturday, March 18.
The OC Sports Center will observe special hours during spring break.
The Sports Center will be open 7-10 a.m. and 4-8 p.m., Monday through Thursday,
March 13-16, and 7-10 a.m. and 4-7 p.m., Friday, March 17. The pool will
be closed March 11-25 for Aquatics Academy activities and routine maintenance.
Sports Center regular hours will resume Monday, March 20, and the pool
will reopen Monday, March 27.
For more information, contact the Sports Center at 335-6682.
Workmans tell of new daughter
Michael and Tara Workman announce the birth of their daughter, Brynn Mykelle
Brynn was born March 5, 2000, at 12:44 in Alpine and weighed seven pounds,
five ounces and was 21 ½ inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Mike and Connie Mallett of Lampassas, Tx.
Paternal grandparents are Jerry and Emma Workman of Pecos.
Torres honored at ceremony
Private Joseph Torres, is with the Deparment of the Army, 2nd
Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, Infantry Training Brigade,
Private Torres was awarded a Battalion Certificate of Achievement for
the score of 352 points on the Army Physical Fitness Test. Private Torres
accomplished the highest score for the entire company. The graduation class
had 154 people.
Private Torres was also presented with the Infantry Blue Braid by his
father, Joseph Torres, Sr., during the Infantry "turning blue" ceremony.
Also in attendance was his mother, Esmeralda Portillo Torres.
Joseph G. Torres, Jr. is the grandson of Juan and Sylvia Portillo of
Private Torres will be stationed at Fort Benning, Ga., and continue
on to the Airborne and Ranger Courses.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
Division of Buckner News Alliance, Inc.
324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
Phone 915-445-5475, FAX 915-445-4321
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