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Monday, September 27, 1999

Teague, Pitts announce November wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Lawrence Teague, Jr., of Commerce, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Ivy Elaine Teague, to Army Specialist Joel Matthew Pitts.

Ivy is the great-granddaughter of Mrs. Johnnie Neely of Alpine, the great-granddaughter of Mrs. Mable Lee Slate of Balmorhea, the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest L. Teague, Sr. of Ft. Davis and Dr. and Mrs. Charles E. Gann, of Balmorhea.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary E. Pitts, of Cash, Tx.

While home on leave, during a barbecue at the Teague's on May 29, with both families present, Joel proposed to Ivy.

The couple will be living in Maryland after exchanging vows at 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 27, at Aldersgate Church in Greenville.

Friends and relatives of the couple are invited to attend.

Joel is stationed at Ft. Mead, Maryland and Ivy is an Emergency Medical Technician and is currently enrolled at Collin County Community College Fire Academy.

Rodriguez named employee of month

Adam P. Rodriguez has been selected as Employee of the Month for September at the Reeves County Detention Center.

Rodriguez started as a Correctional Officer and was later promoted to Mail Room Assistant.

He is responsible for the distribution of all institution parcels and mail, according to RCDC Warden Rudy Franco. "He also assists the Business Office when needed," he said.

"Rodriguez' performance during this rating period has been exceptional in all areas, he exhibits excellent communication skills in dealing with staff and inmates," said Franco. "Although many of our employees have the dedication and loyalty to be considered for this recognition, Adam is an exceptional example of dedication," he said.

"It is with a great deal of pride that we have selected Mr. Rodriguez as the Employee of theMonth for September," said Franco. "The staff and I at the Reeves County Detention Center wish to thank Adam for a job well done and continued success in his career," he said.

Halloween parade planned

The Mother Goose and Friends Halloween Parade has been scheduled for 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 21.

Lineup and judging will be held at 5:30 p.m., at the West of the Pecos Museum.

Ages birth to age 10, in groups and bikes can enter.

No motorized vehicles will be allowed.

Parade route will be from the museum, (Oak and 1st Streets) to the State Theater, where a Haunted House will be set up. There will also be a Halloween Carnival at the theater.

The event is sponsored by the Women's Division of the Pecos Chamber of Commerce.

For more information contact the chamber at 445-2406.

Both events are fundraisers and community participation is being sought.

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