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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 1, 1982, New Braunfels, Texas Texas Inc Arts Council sponsoring student poetry contest The Greater New Braunfels Art Council has announced its sponsorship of a countywide poetry contest for middle and high school Entry deadline is with awards to be made at the 29 meeting of the Greater New Braunfels Art There will be two entries awarded at the high school level and two at the middle school Rules for the contest are The poem may be on any subject and in any form except The poem should not be less than eight lines in Poems must be typed or neatly without any identification of the student on the entry sheet Poems must be submitted in an envelope labeled on the back with the students and home and mailed to Stephany Good Poetry Contest 911 Twin New TX Poems will be judged on the basis of originality and imagery by judges Anne Joe a representative from the New Braunfels and a representative of the County Each winning student will receive a Savings a season ticket to the MidTexas and a season ticket to Circle Arts Helping Tea a s By DEBBIE TURNER Staff writer Bocks push wins approval for sewer plant grant It takes more than preparedness and patience to secure million in federal grant New Braunfels Utilities has had those two vir tues since when its longrange studies revealed a desperate need to expand the existing Kuehler sewage treatment no later than But a push from a powerful legislator helped move New Braunfels from fifth to first on the Texas Department of Water Resources funding priority and there were a lot of smiling faces at Thursday nights meeting when the Utilities Board of Trustees heard the news from the man Im pleased to tell you the Department of Water Resources has your Bennie Bock II Edgar Sahm board member mentioned to me that the grant was in the and I have a good working relationship with the since I chair the House Environmental Affairs Com Bock shared a letter penned by Emory director of Construction Grants Water Quality Management Division with the which confirmed his 24 telephone conversation with the The letter stated that prior to a 9 public hearing on the draft proirity New Braunfels was listed in the contingency section of the ready to proceed portion of the priority But the TDWR was informed that several cities above New Braunfels were unable to accept funding at this time due to local in moved the New Braunfels project from the contingency portion to the fundable portion of the priority The Kuehler sewage treatment expansion is an Environmental Protection Agency The process started back in 1979 when we made our application to EPA to increase the capacity of the Kuehler Sohn said Our master plan indicated that the addition to Kuehler was needed to approximately double its present the Kuehler facility is cer tified to process three million gallons of waste water a We conducted a feasibility study to determine whether the expansion was really needed in the which is the first step in becoming eligible for these Sohn Then Reaganomics put a damper on and we didnt know what to But the board felt the expansion was so Hunter Associates was instructed to go ahead with its That we were ready if the project got the Sohn And thats commendable on the boards At Thursdays the board recognized Sahm for telling Bock about the and Bock Continued from Page 1 New Braunfels New Texas 193 16 Pages FRIDAY October 25 cents USPS 377880 Poison pills take 5 cause panic ARLINGTON AP Investigators following the trail of a cyanidetainted pain reliever linked to five deaths have discovered the ExtraStrength Tylenol capsules were pried open and placed back together before being The Cook County medical examiners office said it was treating deaths as possible homicides and was trying to determine at what point the poison could have been put into the cap Across the thousands of drugstores and drug distributors moved swiftly to take off the market a suspect batch of ExtraStrength Tylenol lot number MC2880 that was distributed in 34 Even though there were no con firmed poisonings outside the Chicago the nations poison control centers reported being swamped by calls that still trickled in early today from worried con sumers who had taken the nations overthecounter pain Two victims were brothers who swallowed capsules Wednesday from a bottle bought hours earlier at a Jewel Food Stores supermarket in Arlington west of police The wife one of the brothers also took the pain reliever and was in critical condition early today with brain A 12yearold girl from the neighboring community of Elk Grove Village who had a cold died after taking capsules that may have come from a different Jewel Cyanide was found in all three as well as the body of a woman from nearby Downers in DuPage who collapsed at work and died Thursday after taking See Page 16 Woman camps in hills after Thursday plane crash By DYANNE FRY Staff writer A female pilot spent the night with her crashed walked three miles before getting a ride to town and was admitted for observation at McKenna Memorial Hospital Friday A hospital spokeswoman said she was in fair The a Cessna didnt fare SQ Its been located in the Buffalo Springs Subdivision off Beat Creek and Texas Ranger Ray Martinez described it as a total The crash is estimated to have occurred between 10 Thursday and 1 Pilot Mary Pattie of told Mar tinez that the soup in the air had cut visibility to forcing her to fly too See Page 16 Big bite Nathan CollinsonStreng takes a bite of fruit from his mom Nathan along with his mom Staff photo by Cindy Richardson and were enjoying a picnic inLanda Park during a recent visit to Pauls Police progress Computer to smooth recordskeeping By DYANNE FRY Staff writer The future is in Final approval on a state Criminal Justice Planning Grant will bring the future to the New Braunfels Police The paperworks been The local grant was part of a crime fighting package drawn up the Alamo Area Council of Govern and the total package has been approved by the governors When the City Council took bids for the computer system now being grant had already been applied Just in case it got council took bids on that The NRC company offered the best price on both As far as city administrative aide Court Thieleman the police scation unit is ready to be installed as soon as the city gets final approval and a letter of credit from the The way I understand its a See Page 16 Inside Todays Weather Get out your theres a 40 percent chance that Comal County will get more rain today and a 20 percent chance thun dershowers 8 16 PUBLIC Beirut toll Marine three hurt in bomb blast Lebanon AP The explosion that killed one Marine and wounded three others came from a 155mm cluster shell laying on the Beirut airport a military spokesman said The Thursday blast came only hours after the shellshocked airport reopened to civilian planes for the first time since Israel invaded Lebanon nearly four months military spokesmen had said a cluster possibly dropped by the Israelis during the caused the It came the day after Marines returned to Lebanon under President Reagans orders as part of a tri national peacekeeping force sent following the Palestinian massacre in In Tel the Israeli govern ment today announced Supreme Court President Yitzhak Kahan will head the judicialinquiry into Israels possible involvement in the 16 18 Also named to the panel was highcourt justice Aharon Darak and retired army Yona Army Lee Delorme said the dead Marine was a combat engineer and his job was to clear the airport area of land mines and other unexploded He the blast occurred on the airport tar adjacent to the southern end of the runway near the Mediterranean County candidates air views at MujerTejana forum Staff photo by Cindy Richardson Ninfa Molina introduces from left Chester Rosie Charles Monroe Betty Marion Clark substituting for Al Lorenzo Ron Zipp and John By JACQUELINE SMITH Staff writer Part of the message was the same No matter who you vote for get out and vote on One female candidate even carried it one step Vote and then call five friends and urge them to go out and vote she Beyond their insistance that everyone make it to the there was little agreement in the political speeches given by the 10 county candidates who showed up at a meet the candidates forum Tuesday The held at the Holy Family Church Hall on West was sponsored by Mujer a local nonpartisan organization formed last year to disseminate information concerning education and other public An attentive group of county which numbered close to sat through brief political speeches given by the As at most political candidates stressed their family was introduced and incumbents bragged on their past A couple of hopeful candidates who are challenging incumbents used Tuesdays meeting as an opportunity to take a few stabs at the in cumbents Only two incumbents seeking reelection showed up at the Both were county com missioners Precinct 2 Monroe Wetz and Precinct 3 Charles Tart A handful of hopeful candidates joined Wetz and Mund at the political including Welzs and Munds Al Benson and Lorenzo Yankee Other hopefuls included County Judge candidates Fred a Republican and Chester a Democrat County Clerk candidates Betty a Democrat and her Republican op ponent Rosie Stratemann Bosenbury and Ron who won in the GOP Primary over Paul Roberts for County CourtatLaw John a Democratic candidate for state District was the only state candidate who attended Tuesdays defeated fellow Democrat Travis Raven in the May Democratic See Page 16
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