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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Monday, June 26, 2000
Golden Girl Nominee
Nicole Payne is the 17 year old daughter of Larry and Julie Payne.
She is sponsored by All-State Insurance Agent Donna Johnson, Rubio's
Plumbing, and City Cleaners.
Miss Payne is a member of the National Honor Society, a Hugh O'Brien
Youth Leadership Foundation Ambassador, has recieved the United States
Cheerleader Achievement Award, is a P.H.S. Spanish Club member, is a member
of Who's Who Among American High School Students, is a member of the Pecos
Youth Advisory Commission, a Distributive Education Clubs of America State
Finalist, a member of the P.H.S. Mariachi Band, a Santa Rosa Folklorico
Dancer and a former member of the G-Force Gymnastics team.
She is the Student Body President, a Mighty Eagle Band Flagline Captain
and Lieutenant for two years, a Hoop Shoot State Finalist, varsity cheerleader,
has recieved the National Leadership Merit Award, was the Homecoming Court
Junior Duchess, is in varsity basket ball,varsity track, varsity softball,
and attended the Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session.
She enjoys singing, aerobics, dancing, playing her flute, traveling
with her family, playing the piano, reading poetry, gymnastics and watching
her favorite movie...Gone With the Wind.
"Jesus Christ is my personal Lord and Savior and it is my number one
priority to serve Him. I believe I am a well-rounded person and I am very
active but God is the one who gives me strength to pursue my goals."
Williams, Mathis announce July wedding
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Williams, of Pecos, announce the engagement and approaching
marriage of their daughter, Lori Yvette Williams, to Claude Mathis.
Mathis is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Patterson of Austin.
The bride to be is a 1992 graduate of Pecos High School and a 1996 graduate
of Southwest Texas State University. She is currently employed as head
basketball coach at Stony Point High School in Round Rock.
The future groom is a 1993 graduate of Bartlett High School and a 1997
graduate of Southwest Texas State University. He is a defensive coordinator
at Austin Anderson in Austin.
The couple plan to wed at 7 p.m., July 8, in Austin and will make their
home in Round Rock, following the ceremony.
Workman named to Dean's List
Lindley Workman has been named to the Dean's Honor Roll of Scholars at
the University of Texas for the Spring 2000 semester.
Only students who have earned a 3.5 grade point average on a course
load of 12 or more hours during the past semester earn the distinction
of the Dean's Honor Roll.
Workman is the daughter of Jerry and Emma Workman of Pecos.
Band students to appear in parade
All Pecos High School Band students need to come to the Band Hall on Monday,
July 3, at 2:30 p.m., to pick up music and rehearse for the parade set
for July 5.
All band members, incoming freshmen included, are expected to meet at
9 a.m., on July 5, at the Security State Bank.
Any other Band students, grade 7 and 8 are invited to join.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
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324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
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