Andy Falls cited at Del Rio High awards day, May 1974
Tom Ca/dwe// Wins New A word Tom Caldwell, son of the Rev. and Mrs. William Caldwell, was selected by the Del Rio High School faculty to receive the Honor Award for 1974. This is the first time the award has ever been given and was presented by High School Principal Simon Ramon during a recent assembly program in the gymnasium. To be eligible a student has to have an average of 85 or over. He must be an outstanding student in every respect, cooperative and a credit to the school. Caldwell, graduating this year, was an outstanding athlete with a high academic average. He will attend Baylor University on a football scholarship next fall. Medals in a number of other categories were presented by department heads during the Awards Day program. Included were: Perfect Attendance: Laura Speer - 4 years perfect attendance; Sylvia De Hoyos, Becky Dominguez, Rosalva Guardiola, Rachel Guerra, Alicia Hernandez, Alfredo Ramirez, Sandra Range), Jo Ann Robles, Rosalinda Rodriguez, Peggy Alvey, Luvina Flores, Dawn Warren, Estela Samaniego, Anna Miller, Kelley McCluskey, Norma Nanez, Jon Smith and Idaiia Sanchez. « Citizenship: Jim Madison Soph.; Susan Rountree - Soph.; Dean Paret - Jr.; Anita Calderon - Jr.; Andy Falls - Sr., and Darlene Nell - Sr. English Dept.: Michael Falls - English II; Wayne LaCosse English III; Pam Foster English IV; Andy Falls • English IV (Composition); Raul Dominguez Jr. Journalism I; bill Pinchak • Journalism II; Pam Foster • Speech; Dwight Pressley • Drama. Science Dept.: Wayne LaCosse • Biology I; Darlene Nell • Biology II; Mike Falls • Chemistry I; Kay Siefken Physics I; Andy Falls • Advanced Science; John Pruitt • General Physical Science (A); Kathy Vaughn • General Physical Science (B). Math Dept.: Mark Marshall Geometry; Juan Pablo Velez Geometry; Five years of College Prep Math - Janet Mehaffey, Kay Siefken, Sydney Briggs, Andy Falls and Roberto Soza. Foreign Languages: Sandra Rangel - Spanish IA; Carolyn Croom - IB; Jerald Rice Spanish IIA; Andy Falls • Spanish IIB; Juan Pablo Veley Spanish IV; Nancy Davenport • French I; Gay Culbertson • French II. Social Studies: Albedo TARS WALKATHON-Saturday Teens Aiding Retarded, TARS, staged a sponsored walkathon, starting at the main gate at Laughlin Air Force Base and walking to the San Felipe Neighborhood Facility, a distance of approximately 10 miles. Approximately $266 was raised by the members, who are planning to attend a convention in Abilene in June. Participating in the walk were ChaCha DeClue, Norma Espinoza, Nini Garcia, Carmen Herrera, Juanita Suarez, Blanca Oviedo, Delma Barrera, Trudi Jones, Pablo Mota, Lety Martinez, Blanca Briseno, Nadia Mota, Maria Corranco, Florencio Chavarria, Billy Diaz, Francisco Martinez, Rose Vela, Elena Carranza, Pat Emigh and Leah Samuel. (News-Herald Photo) Gutierrez 10 - World Geography Studies; Joseph Jeffrey Jones - World History Studies; Leone) Vasquez - U.S. History; Kent Jackman — American Government (A); Francie Thompson • American Government (B); Fermin Calderon • Sociology; Andy Falls - Economics; Pat Cardenas • Culture Studies; Edith Abbett • Advanced Courses. Business Education: Leticia Turullols - Typing; Karen Beadle - Shorthand; Janet Mehaffey • Bookkeeping. Art: Denis Loubet - Art Homemaking: Pam Foster Homemaking I; Cynthia' Castillo - Homemaking II; Judy Yarborough - Homemaking Iu; Lorraine Hanson Homemaking III (Outstanding); Carmen Chairez - H.E.C.E. Vocational: Billy Lasson Building Maintenance; Nick Garza - C.V.A.E. Co-op.; Doralinda Reyna Cosmetology; Leroy Young • Auto Mecn.; Ventura Saenz • Bldg. Trades (Mr. Pena's class); Jackie McCartney • Bldg. Trades (Mr. G. Hill's class); Jon Smith - Drafting; Richard Hunkin - Printing; Rodolfo Pequeno - Elctrical Trades; Carlos ISoto • Metal Trade; Calvin Winn - Photography; Toni Pesina - I'C.T.; Alberto Contreras • D.E. (Mr. Fernandez* class); Eloy Garza - D.E. (Mr. Villarreal's class); Ma. Guadalupe San Miguel - V.O.E. Co-op.; Mary Cardova • V.O.E. Lab. P.E. Dept. (Cheerleader): Gloria Flores, Billie Bruce, Eva Soto, Nancy Davenport, Zaundra Best, Susan Rountree, Martha De Luna. Student Council: Vicky Urby, Anita Calderon, Vicente Cantu, Tern Pena. Extra Curricular: David Natividad - Soph., Kathy Vaughan - Soph., Joe Frank Martinez • Jr., Virginia Reyes • Jr., Mario Hernandez • Sr., Terri Pena - Sr. Best All-Round: Keith Stone and Pam Foster. Outstanding Band Students: Kay Siefken • Sr., Mike Mota • Jr., Lee Mota - Soph., Sylvia Corona - Stage Band. Honor Award: Tom Caldwell.