Galveston County Daily News, Nov. 17  http://news.galvestondailynews.com/story.lasso?ewcd=74781ec9dfb65359 A committee has been named to recommend candidates to succeed UTMB President John D. Stobo. Stobo has announced plans to retire by Aug. 31. James R. Huffines, chairman of the board of regents, has set a goal of naming a new president of the University of Texas Medical Branch by May.