Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Tuesday, March 21, 2000
Contestants for pageant sought
The nationally televised Mrs. America Pageant is seeking representatives
from the Pecos area to compete for the title of Mrs. Texas America 2000.
The winner of the state pageant will go on to compete for the title of
The Mrs. Texas America Pageant will take place May 26-28, 2000, at the
beautiful Sheraton Brookhollow Hotel in Houston. The contestants will compete
in evening gown, swimsuit, and personal interview. Mrs. Texas America 2000
will go on to take part in the nationally-televised Mrs. America Pageant
Bonnie Productions, producers of Mrs. Texas, Mrs. Arizona and Mrs. Utah
America Pageants, has experienced significant success in the pageant industry.
Mrs. Utah 1999, Starla Stanley, was crowned Mrs. America 1999 and went
on to win the Mrs. World crown in December.
The Mrs. America program has only one purpose: to celebrate the beauty
of America's married women. Mrs. Texas contestants do not necessarily fit
any particular mold. They represent an incredible variety of backgrounds,
lifestyles and personal interests. Contestants range in age from 23 to
Women interested in competing for the title of Mrs. Texas 2000 are encouraged
to contact Bonnie Productions at (480)-563-4216, or visit their website
Robertson named officer of month
Katrina Robertson has been selected as Correctional Officer of the Month
for January at the Reeves County Detention Center.
Ms. Robertson has been a Correctional Officer since March 8, 1999.
Her positive attitude and performance during this period makes her deserving
of this award, according to RCDC Warden Rudy Franco.
"Katrina is a self-motivated, dedicated and dependable officer that
is able to work all pertinent posts," said Franco. "She demonstrates excellent
communication skils with both inmates and staff, making good decisions
pertaining to job related issues," he said.
"Her knowledge of policy is an area where care, custody and control
are a must, is displayed in her performance," said Franco.
Robertson is the proud mother of two children.
Her dedication and outstanding performance has gained her this honor,
according to Franco.
"We are extremely proud of Katrina's contributions to the institution
and congratulate her on this award," said Franco.
Francos tell of new daughter
Trey Franco and Cecilia Rodriguez announce the birth of their daughter,
Taylor Renae Franco.
Little Taylor was born Sunday, March 19, at Odessa Regional Hospital.
She weighed seven pounds, four ounces and was 20 inches long at birth.
Happy grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Elias Franco of Monahans; Mr. and
Mrs. Charles Waight of Midland and the late Panfilo Rodriguez.
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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