Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Friday, July 21, 2000
Car Wash planned by volunteers
The Pecos Volunteer Fire Department will be sponsoring a Car Wash, beginning
at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 22, at the Central Fire Station, located on
Cost will be $8 for small cars, $10 for large cars, vans will be $12
and trucks will be washed for $12.
Everyone is encouraged to come out and sponsor this event.
Rodriguez celebrates first birthday
Natalia Rodriguez celebrated her first birthday on July 8, with a swimming
party held in her honor.
She was joined by family and friends and a 1st Birthday Bear.
She received toys and clothes.
Natalia is the daughter of Beatriz Rodriguez.
Maternal grandparents are Heriberto and Gloria Rodriguez.
Godparents are Sergio and Martha Ramirez.
Holland nets degree at WTAMU
Degrees were officially conferred on 476 West Texas A&M University
graduates at the May commencement ceremonies.
Area graduates include, Leia T. Holland, who received a BA in Mass Communications-Broadcast
The University awarded master's degrees to 74 graduates and bachelor's
degrees to 402 graduates.
Graduates with an overall grade point average of 3.50 or higher were
recognized as honor graduates and were eligible to wear gold honor cords.
The three levels of recognition are Cum Laude (3.50-3.74), Magna Cum Laude
(3.75-3.89) and Summa Cum Laude (3.90-4.00).
Fourteen graduates received Summa Cum Laude honors. Twenty-five students
gradauted with Magna Cum Laude honors, and 59 students graduated with Cum
The graduating class represented three countries, 8 states and 88 cities
and towns in Texas.
Holland is the daughter of Walter and Judy Holland of Pecos.
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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