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Thursday, May 25, 2000

Students get awards at art festival

PECOS, May 25, 2000 - Several students received awards and ribbons during the 13th Annual Student Art Festival at a reception held at the West of the Pecos Museum recently.

The event is co-sponsored yearly by the Friends of the Museum and the art work is displayed at the museum.

Friends of the Museum member Laura Teal welcomed the group and introduced the guest speaker for the evening, Carolyn Rankin.

Members of Friends of the Museum presented the awards to the students in grades first through high school.

First place winners were Brittany Quintana in the 1st-2nd grade division; Joseph Ontiveros in the 3rd-4th grade division; Jamie Gallego, in the 5th-6th grade division and Keith Baeza in the 7th-8th grade division.

Alvaro Beltran placed second in the 1st-2nd grade division; Christina Delgado in the 3rd-4th grade; Randy Lee Galindo, 5th-6th grade and Urban Baeza in the 7th-8th grade division.

Third place winners were Brianna Rodriguez, in the 1st-2nd grade division; Rodney Fuentes, 3rd-4th grade; Marie Keeper, 5th-6th grade and Michael Dominguez in the 7th-8th grade division.

Mentions were given to Angela Fleanor, Monica Garcia, Luis Ortega and Robert Vasquez.

Honorable Mentions went to Neigel Lozano, Jonathan Aguilar, Shaun Baeza and Desiree Contreras.

Also, receiving Honorable Mentions were Veronica Rodriguez, Jamie Mena, Amber Cook and Michael Rodriguez.

Best of Show in the 1st-4th Grade Division went to Joseph Ontiveros and Keith Baeza.

Volleyball camps offered

PECOS, May 25, 2000 - The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is offering three volleyball camp sessions this summer.

Volleyball coach Steve Aicinena will conduct a session from 9 a.m. until noon, July 17-21 for players entering grades seven and eight ($100); and from 1-5 p.m., the same dates for players entering grades nine and 10 ($125). The third session will be offered from 1-5 p.m., July 24-28.

All courses will be offered in the UT Permian Basin Gymnasium.

For more information and registration materials call Aicinena at 915-552-2675.

San Roman to graduate from Zapata High

PECOS, May 25, 2000 - Sarah Ann San Roman, daughter of Richard and Sylvia San Roman, formerly of Pecos, will be graduating from Zapata High School in El Paso, on May 26.

She is a member of the National Honor Society and will graduate under the Distinguished Achievement Program.

She has been accepted and plans to attend the University of Texas at Austin.

Grandparents are Gilbert and Ana Gomez of Pecos.

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