Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Thursday, January 30, 2003
Happy Birthday to Bea Herrera
Happy Anniversary to Jesus and Josefina Gonzales
Congratulations to Ian and Tabby Dominguez on the
birth of their daughter Pipper Oz Dominguez.
Smith selected as Officer of the Month
The Reeves County Detention Center is proud to announce
that Tammi Smith, of Monahans, has been selected as Correctional Officer of
the Month at the Reeves County Detention Center II for January.
Smith enjoys spending quality time with her four children, a son
who is 14 years old, two daughters, ages 13 and 10, and her youngest son,
Officer Smith began her employment with the Reeves
County Detention Center on March 11, 2002, and was promoted to
Correctional Officer II on Sept. 28, 2002.
Her willingness to accept additional responsibilities and
her determination to succeed has earned her this award, according to
RCDC Warden Rudy Franco.
As a Correctional Officer, Smith's primary responsibility is to
maintain security and control of the institution.
"She has continuously executed this responsibility in the
highest respect and has always taken great pride in her position with the
Reeves County Detention Center," said Franco. "Officer Smith has proven
to be an effective leader and mentor to all new staff assigned to the
Custody Department and to other departments within the institution," he said.
Smith has also assisted Unit Management and has
shown complete knowledge and understanding of the duties
within this area.
"Her understanding of all posts pertaining to custody has been
a tremendous asset in the training of new staff members," said
Franco. "Her dedication to the Reeves County Detention Center
is outstanding," he said.
"It is a pleasure to be associated with an individual such as
Officer Smith, who exhibits such professionalism," said Franco.
"We wish her continued success in her career with the Reeves
County Detention Center," he said.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
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