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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Wednesday, June 9, 1999
First grade student at Austin Elementary School Augustine Mendoza and second
grader Eva Licon were named the top readers during a contest held at the
school. Mendoza read for 1,005 minutes in a two-week period while Licon
read for 1,350 minutes. The contest was sponsored by the Friends of the
Library and both students received a book and a special hat. Other participants
Garcia earns bachelor degree
Michelle Jo Garcia received her Bachelor of Science Degree from the University
of Texas of the Permian Basin recently.
Garcia majored in biology with a minor in chemistry.
She is currently attending the summer session at the University of
Houston for Optometry School.
Her parents are J.J. and Delma Garcia of Pecos.
Rodriguez has seventh birthday
Donovan Rodriguez Jr. celebrated his 7th birthday with a party held in
his honor at Maxey Park on Saturday, May 29.
Theme for the event was Rugrats and sandwiches, dip, chips, cake, cookies
and punch were served to the guests who helped him celebrate.
Rodriguez received many gifts including toys and clothes.
He is the son of Donny and Laura Rodriguez of Pecos.
Workman makes Dean's List
Lindley Workman, of Pecos, was named to the Dean's List for the Spring
Semester 1999 at the University of North Texas.
Only students who have earned a 3.5 grade point average or better while
completing at least 12 semester hours during the past semester earn the
distinction of the Dean's Honor Roll.
Workman is a junior radio, television and film major with a minor in
She is the daughter of Jerry and Emma Workman of Pecos.
Summer workshop planned
A Summer 4-H Food and Nutrition Workshop will be held during the summer
Sign-ups are currently being held at the Reeves County Extension Office,
located at 700 Daggett, Suite E, or call 915-447-9041.
This is an opportunity to learn cooking skills, working with others,
nutritional information, kitchen and food safety, how to read a recipe
and much more.
The first meeting will be held from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m., Thursday,
June 17 at the extension office.
Last day to sign-up is Friday, June 11.
This workshop is for everyone, not only for 4-Her's.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, 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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