Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Friday, August 28, 1998
News from the Oasis of West Texas
Balmorhea ISD and the community of Balmorhea would like to
welcome their new teachers for the 1998-99 school year.
They are: Lynda Hollon, librarian from Pecos; Susan Jones,
second grade teacher from Balmorhea; Jennifer Lenox,
kindergarten through 12th grade art teacher from Fort Davis
and Tammie Venable, fourth grade teacher from Big Lake.
The Balmorhea varsity volleyball girls will be playing in a
tournament in Fort Davis on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 28-29.
On Tuesday, Sept. 1 the junior varsity and varsity will
travel to Midland to play Midland Trinity.
Balmorhea Bears will travel to Tatum N.M. on Friday, Sept.
4, for junior varsity and varsity football games. We wish
all our teams good luck in their upcoming games.
Balmorhea Cub Scout Pack #92 is having a garage sale Sat.
Aug. 29 at 8 a.m. at the Balmorhea Methodist Church. The
proceeds from this sale will be used to purchase the scouts
merit badges, scout books and craft supplies. They will also
be selling homemade cookies and lemonade.
The 23rd Annual Oasis of West Texas Labor Day Festival will
be held Saturday, Sept. 5, in downtown Balmorhea. It is a
frijole bean and games for adlts and children along with
arts and crafts and food vendors.
D.J. David Matta will provide music from 2-4 p.m. and a free
street dance will be held from 9-12 p.m. with music by
Little Joe Davila and the Jetliners.
For more informaction contact Pat Brijalba at 375-2272 or
Registration set for dance studio classes
Harding-Webster Dance Studio will be holding classes in
Pecos again this year. The Dance Studio will specialize in
tap, jazz, modern, ethnic, and primary ballet.
A dance recital is planned in December and May. Dance will
be held in February.
Shannon Huber will be the instructor and choreographer for
the 1998-99 term.
Shannon has 16 years dance experience and has performed with
the Harding-Webster Dancers, the CHS Modern Dancers and was
a Fiesta Bowl performer in 1992.
Harding-Webster plans official registration from 5-7 p.m.,
Sept. 1, at the Pecos Learning Center. Students may
pre-register by telephone by calling 505-885-5412 or fax,
Sharon Click is owner/director of Harding-Webster and Pam
Duncan is business manager.
Perkins joins U.S. Army
Army Pvt. Jeffery L. Perkins has entered basic military
training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the eight weeks of training, the soldier will study
the Army mission and will receive instruction in drill and
ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military
courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid,
Army history and traditions, and special training in human
Perkins is the son of Judy D. Perkins and nephew of Sharon
Stephens of Pecos.
He is a 1998 graduate of Pecos High School.
Mac McKinnon, Publisher
Division of Buckner News Alliance, Inc.
324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
Phone 915-445-5475, FAX 915-445-4321
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