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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Wednesday, May 10, 2000
Spring commencement planned
Odessa College will host it's Spring Commencement at 7 p.m., Friday, May
12, in the OC Sports Center, honoring over 200 students in the college's
first graduating class of the 21st century.
Candidates for graduation are from 18 cities in Texas including 145
from Odessa; 14 from Midland; six from Monahans; four from Andrews, Kermit
and Pecos; and three from Gardendale and McCamey. Other Texas cities include
Anson, Austin, Crane, El Paso, Lamesa, Lindale, Lubbock, Sonora, Stephenville
and Wink. States include Arizona, Georgia, Missouri, New Mexico and Pennsylvania.
Also included are 26 members of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor
society for two-year colleges.
Odessa College board of trustees president James H. Gilliland will deliver
the commencement address.
For more information, call Odessa College at 335-6416.
Gonzales ends basic training
Army Pvt. Arron M. Gonzales has arrived at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla., to
complete basic military training.
During the eight weeks of training, the soldier will study the Army
mission and 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 relations.
Gonzales is the son of Delma Gonzales of Pecos, and brother of Gabrieal
Gonzales of San Antonio, Tx.
His wife, Jennifer, is the daughter of Teresa Rivera of Cartwheel Lane,
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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