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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Thursday, June 1, 2000
Taylor nets degree from Angelo State
Christy Lea Taylor, of Pecos, received a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood
at Angelo State University.
She was among 450 students receiving degrees during the Spring commencement
ceremonies at the university.
Taylor is a 1996 graduate of Pecos High School.
She is the daughter of Carlton and Kay Taylor of Pecos.
Tarango receives law degree
Felix Tarango of Pecos, was awarded a Juris Doctor degree from Franklin
Pierce Law Center in Concord, NH, at commencement ceremonies held May 20.
Tarango received a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Bachelor of Arts
in Political Science from Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos
He is a 1982 graduate of Pecos High School and the son of Seferina T.
Polanco of Pecos.
His wife Terra, formerly from San Marcos, attended the ceremony.
After graduation Tarango will work for the Office of the Attorney General
New Hampshire's only law school, Franklin Pierce Law Center enjoys a
broad reputation in public interest law and is proud of the roles its students
and faculty play in advancing the economic and social well-being of Concord
and its surrounding communities. The Law Center holds a national standing
in the field of intellectual property law. Students, researchers and professors
from around the world are attracted to the Law Center for its extensive
course offerings in the law of patents, trademarks, copyrights, licensing
and commercialization. For nine consecutive years, US News & World
Report has ranked Franklin Pierce Law Center among the top five law schools
in America for the study of intellectual property.
Founded in 1973, Franklin Pierce Law Center is an independent non-profit
educational institution, fully accredited by the American Bar Association.
Bluegrass festival planned
West Texas Blue Grass Association will sponsor the 2000 Summerfest Bluegrass
Festival on June 2nd, 3rd and 4th, at
Andrews County (Florey) Park, eight miles north and two miles east of Andrews.
Several bands will be performing including, Sundown of Odessa, Texas
Country, Odessa, Cherry Creek of Odessa, Texas Grass of Pecos, String Fever
of Midland and The Gospel Revue of Odessa. Other bands will be named later.
Guest bands are welcome
No admission will be charged and showtimes will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday,
Saturday at 4 p.m. and Sunday at 9:30 a.m.
For more information contact Jim Brown at 915-367-3438.
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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