By Richard Torres
St. Francis Catholic Church would like to thank everybody for a very successful fiesta this past Saturday. The winners of the raffle are: Cathy Valles of Socorro(5th prize-Andres Print), Carolyn Rains(4th prize-Barras Wood Art), Davey Estrada(3rd prize-cord of wood), Linda Thompson(2nd prize-$100 gift card), and the winner of the registered Paint Horse(1st prize) is Jack Barragan of Silver City. Congratulations to everyone.
The Solid Waste Program proposed Ordinance should be available to the public very shortly. As reported on last week, this Ordinance seeks to collect funds for the Solid Waste Program. This Program has used an extra $868,000.00 from the General Fund in the last three years. Part II of this series will report on how the Solid Waste Program has impacted the General Fund. A public hearing will be held before the ordinance is past.
The Adopt-a Highway sign honoring Sam Way has finally been delivered to the County Maintenance Yard in Reserve. The committee responsible for organizing and announcing the first annual Highway clean-up date will be meeting shortly. The highway sign recognizing Sam Way will be unveiled at this time. Stay tuned for this very special day to be announced.
Reserve High School Athletic Director/football coach Don Cole was very proud of the effort of the football team in last weeks game. “We lost to Tatum 22-14, but we played our best game of the year.” They have three games left. The Reserve Mountaineers travel to Logan for this Fridays game. “We need to continue to play our best. The boys are really coming together as a team.”