GOOD NEWS: Distinguished Alumni Awards

James Ward, left, of San Angelo, Michelle Freed Salta of Alexandria, Va., and David Doss of Fort Davis received Distinguished Alumni Awards at Sul Ross State University’s annual Alumni Hall of Honor reception on Feb. 18. Ward presently serves as associate professor of geology at Angelo State University; Freed Salta, who received the Young Distinguished Alumnus Award, is vice president of administration at XPRT, Washington, D.C.; and Doss is the research engineering/scientist associate at McDonald Observatory.