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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Wednesday, September 26, 2001
Owens graduates from Army College
Army National Guard Col. Darren G. Owens has graduated from the U.S. Army
War College at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Pa.
The 12-month curriculum of the Army's senior officer school prepares
officers of all the services, as well as civilian officials of the federal
government, to serve in top-level command and staff positions with the
U.S. armed forces throughout the world.
The graduate completed the Army's highest level of formal education
with the mission of preparing selected leaders to assume strategic leadership
responsibilities in military and national security organizations.
Owens, commander, is assigned to the 49th Armored Division,
He is the son of Beatrice Owens of Pecos.
In 1969, Owens graduated from Pecos High School, and in 1973, he received
a bachelor's degree from Texas A&M University, College Station.
Pediatric health care update set
The 17th Annual William D. Furst, M.D. Pediatric and Primary
Care Update 2001 will be held Thursday-Friday, Oct. 4-5, at the Holiday
Inn Hotel and Suites in Odessa. The seminar is sponsored by Odessa Regional
Hospital, Medical Center Hospital, Odessa College Continuing Education
and the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Office of Continuing
Health care providers and educators from around the nation will lecture
on pediatric and primary care issues, benefiting physicians and other health
care professionals. Individuals in related professions and full-time students
also are welcome.
Enrollment is limited, and interested persons may pre-register to take
advantage of reduced fees. Participants also may attend selected portions
of the seminar.
For topics covered, time and fee schedules, and other information, contact
Odessa College Continuing Education at 335-6580.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
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324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
Phone 915-445-5475, FAX 915-445-4321
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