Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Tuesday, January 13, 2004
Rodriguez celebrates third birthday
Jazlyn Imari Rodriguez celebrated her third birthday on Friday, Jan.
2 with a party held in her honor.
Theme for the special event was "Dora the Explorer."
Guests were served hamburgers, nachos, cake, ice cream and punch.
She received many gifts, but her favorite gift was a "Dora the
Explorer" doll, given to her by her great-grandma, Jimmie Contreras.
She is the daughter of Dephanie Ortega Rodriguez.
Grandparents are Joe and Diana Ortega and Frank and Elida Rodriguez,
all of Pecos.
Carrascos announce birth of son
Robert and Marti Carrasco, of Texarkana, announce the birth of their
son, Cade Alexander.
He was born Dec. 29, 2004, at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas.
Little Cade was welcomed home by his sister, Valerie Rose.
Paternal grandmother is Rosa Carrasco of Pecos.
Ramirez selected as Officer of Month
Officer David Ramirez has been selected as Correctional Officer of
the Month for the month of January at the Reeves County Detention
Ramirez is a 1997 graduate of Pecos High School, served in the Armed
Force from 1997 through 2001 and began his employment with the Reeves
County Detention Center on Oct. 7, 2002.
He enjoys drawing and painting in his spare time as well as working
"Ramirez has worked all pertinent posts and is dedicated to the
operation of the Reeves County Detention Center," said RCDC Warden Rudy
"Officer Ramirez willingly accepts additional responsibilities and
accomplishes all assigned tasks in minimal time with exceptional
results," he said.
As a Correctional Officer, his primary responsibility is to maintain
security and control of the institution, according to Franco.
"Officer Ramirez continuously executed this responsibility in the
highest manner and always takes pride in his job as a correctional
officer at the Reeves County Detention Center," said Franco.
The Reeves County Detention center is proud to recognize Officer
Ramirez as Correctional Officer of the Month.
"His high standards, quality of work performance, and
self-motivation have earned him this honor," said Franco. "It is a
pleasure to be associated with an individual such as Officer Ramirez
who exhibits such professionalism. We wish him continued success in his
career with the Reeves County Detention Center," he said.
Asado cookoff planned in Presidio
The Second Annual Asado Cookoff will be held from 10 a.m. until 5
p.m., Saturday, Feb.14, at the Daly Park, (behind Harper Hardware), in
There will be a $10 charge to participate in the Asado cookoff
Booth space will be free unless electricity is needed, which is a
charge of $25.
Several activities are planned including a washer tournament and a
dance on Friday, Feb. 13.
For more information contact the Presidio Chamber of Commerce at
1-877-229-3199 or 432-229-3199.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
Division of Buckner News Alliance, Inc.
324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
Phone 432-445-5475, FAX 432-445-4321
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