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Tuesday, December 5, 2000

Fire department plans annual dinner

The Pecos Volunteer Fire Department firefighters are inviting all ex-firefighters to their Annual Dinner.

The Annual event will be held at 7:30 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 7, at the Reeves County Civic Center.

Granado has third birthday

Alexander Joseph Granado celebrated his third birthday on  Dec. 3 with a party held in his honor.

Family, friends, along with his little sister Malina were on hand to help him celebrate.

He is the son of Harvey and Carol Granado of Virginia Beach, Va.

Great-grandparents are Francisco and Juanita Granado of Pecos.

Grandparents are Benito and Norma Paredez of Fort Worth.

Local students make Who's Who List

A total of 68 students from this area are included in the 34th Annual Edition of Who's Who Among American High School Students, 1999-2000.

Who's Who, published by Educational Communications, Inc., Lake Forest, Illinois, is the largest recognition program and publication in the nation honoring high achieving high school students. Students are nominated by high school principals and guidance counselors, national youth groups, churches and educational organizations based upon students' academic achievement and involvement in extracurricular activities. Traditionally, 99% are college bound.

The 34th Annual Edition of Who's Who Among American High School Students, 1999-2000, published in 18 regional volumes, features over 750,000 students or just 5% of the nation's 14,000,000 high school students. They represent approximately 20,000 of the 24,000 public, private and parochial high schools in the country.

Who's Who students also compete for $200,000 in scholarship awards and participate in the publication's Annual Survey of High Achievers, an annual opinion poll of teen attitudes. The book is distributed on a complimentary basis to up to 15,000 high schools, colleges, universities and public libraries throughout the country. To learn more about Who's Who Among American High School Students, visit

Local students selected include: from Balmorhea, Erika Apodaca, Ryan Clark, Tommy Garcia, Theresa M. Hernandez, Joe D. Mendoza, Jennifer Ward, Aricela Arredondo, Chance K. Cook, Benjamin Heeter, Logan Humphries and Ivan Rodriguez.

Students from Pecos include: Thomas S. Alexander, Jacob G. Barrera, Bhavesh B. Bhakta, Fred Caballero, Jessica R. Carreon, Amy Chabarria, Frank Dominguez, Isela Flores, Alex A. Garcia, Selena Gonzales, Jennifer G. Granger, Maria S. Hernandez, Micah J. Huffman, Precilla Levario, Jeanette L. Marruffo, Sara Matta and Delma M. Molinar.

Also, Joshua S. Navarrete, Lindsay M. Olibas, Fernando Orona, Erin Paz, Erlinda Ramirez, Trenton J. Riley, Diana M. Rubio, Marissa Salgado, Erika Serrano, Michael B. Tremble, Rebecca Villanueva, Joann Wein, Alexa Arredondo, Kevin Bates, Brandi Bradley, Jessica Caballero, Misty Cason, Lonnie G. Crawford, Erica Enriquez, Jennifer Fuentes, Elma Gomez, John Granado, Brandi Harrison, Grant Holland and Ibefel Ramirez.

Also, Omar Luna, Veronica Marruffo, Rebecca McChesney, Rebecca A. Natividad, Jennifer V. Navarrette, Orlando Lara, Nicole Payne, Briar Prewit, Randall Reynolds, Amy M. Rodriguez, Leroy S. Salgado, Herman Seijas, Joe Sotelo, Veronica A. Valenzuela and Brenda G. Villescas.

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