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Chavez, Ray land big awards

By CRAIG ALANIZ Reporter/Photographer press@portisabelsouthpadre.com  Alexa Ocean Ray and Sabrina Chavez, Port Isabel High School seniors were selected for two prestigious awards last month. Ray said she was notified she had received the Bill Gates scholarship two weeks ago after being selected as one of the 2,000 nationwide finalists. “My parents were ecstatic and I …

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Allgood earns ‘free ride’ to Texas A&M

By CRAIG ALANIZ Reporter/Photographer press@portisabelsouthpadre.com  A Port Isabel High School senior was awarded a full scholarship to Texas A&M University-College Station this month. Cheyenne Allgood was one of 289 students who received the Terry Foundation Scholarship. Allgood is the first recipient of the scholarship from Port Isabel and the only student from the Rio Grande …

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