Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Wednesday, November 21, 2001
Jobe attends Lipscomb University
A student from Pecos is among those attending classes at Lipscomb University,
in Nashville, Tenn., for the first time this fall.
Lexa Jobe, of Pecos, is among 2,600 students enrolled in the university
at large this semester, figures show.
A record total of 2,627 students are attending Lipscomb University this
fall. Included are 596 new freshmen, one of the largest freshman classes
in university history. Some 115 students transferred to Lipscomb this fall
for a total of 711 new students, the second-highest total of new students
in university history.
Lipscomb University was honored recently by U.S. News and World Report
for quality in its largest "America's Best Colleges."
The magazine ranked Lipscomb among "Best Universities-Master's" for the
South region, continuing a tradition of inclusion in the prestigious publication.
Lipscomb is associated with churches of Christ, and offers more than 100
degree programs in 47 major fields of study, leading to bachelor's degrees
in five liberal arts colleges featuring 22 academic departments. Master's
degrees are available in Bible, business administration and education.
Scholastic book fair planned
Bessie Haynes Elementary School is sponsoring a Scholastic Book Fair from
8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and from 1-3 p.m., beginning Monday, Nov. 26 until
Friday, Nov. 30 in room 11.
Please come and view the wide selection of books, posters, cd roms and
crafts. These would make wonderful Christmas gifts. The book fair will also
offer a lot of Harry Potter merchandise.
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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