Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Monday, December 16, 2002
Halpains celebrate birthdays together
Mitchell and Stephen Halpain celebrated their birthdays together recently.
Mitchell was three years old and was born Dec. 9, 1999, while his brother,
Stephen turned two and was born Dec. 11, 2000.
Theme for the party was "Bob the Builder," and friends and family were
on hand to help the two celebrate, including their seven-month-old brother,
They are the sons of Terry and Rebecca Halpain.
Maternal grandparents are Mickey and Lupe Rayos.
Paternal grandparents are Tim and Debra Halpain.
Maternal great-grandparents are Esteban and Rufina Rayos and the late
Juan and Elisa Contreras.
Paternal great-grandparents are Robert and Phyllis Bagley, Freida Halpain
and the late Al and Bonnie Maniez.
Eisenberg receives ROTC training
Rachelle A. Eisenberg has received an Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training
Corps) four-year college scholarship at New Mexico State University, Las
Acceptance of the scholarship signifies the cadet's desire to be commissioned
as a second lieutenant in the Army after graduating from the university and
completing the ROTC program. ROTC cadets receive military leadership training
to serve with distinction as an officer in the Army, both in and out of uniform.
The four-year scholarships are awarded through a highly competitive national
selection process, and pay up to $16,000 a year for tuition and education
fees, book allowance, and a tax-free monthly subsistence allowance of $200
a month for up to 10 months during the effective scholarship period.
ROTC scholarship graduates incur an eight year military service obligation
in the Army, which can be served either on active duty and/or in the reserve
She is the daughter of Karen S. Eisenberg of Pecos.
The cadet is a 2002 graduate of Pecos High School.
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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