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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 6, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas                                2A New Braunfels May Hanson win Merit scholarships Two more local students are among recipients of collegesponsored fouryear Merit ac cording to the last of three an nouncements made by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation James a senior at New Braunfels High and Carolyn a senior at Canyon High were the Both plan to attend the University of Texas at Austin where DeLemos plans to go Into law and Hanson plans to study computer science and ac Among his high school DeLemos was president of the National Honor named outstanding academic student by the Optimist Club and served on the Student For four years he played football and was named to belonged to the German Club for four debate team for two Youn Mens Bible study for four years and National Honor Society for two Hansons high school activities and offices held Included two years on the drill team of which she served as a member of the National Honor Society for two years four years In the Ger man four years In her church youth and a twoyear member of the pep squad first She was also named teenager of the month at Canyon High was a member of the oneact play cast and came In second in UIL District ready writing Hanson was also named to the schools honor Merit Scholarship winners will receive between and over four years of undergraduate study at the college or university financing their The scholarships are sponsored by 190 higher education of which 66 percent are private and 34 percent are Located In more than 40 the sponsor colleges have committed million for the awards Over one million high school Juniors from schools entered the 28th National Merit Scholarship Program by taking a qualifying test 18 months Last at the beginning of their senior about of the participants were designated semi finalists and recognized publicly the number named In each of the 50 states represented about half of 1 percent of the states graduating senior Approximately of the semi finalists who met a number of ad ditional requirements and the academic standards of the rigorous competition advanced to finalist Only finalists competed for scholarships and every Scholar was chosen from this highly able group of young men and Luck may runout for street repair bids By DYANNEFRY Staff wrltor Garden Ridges 1983 street Improvement projects take runoff and drainage into plus the fact that con tractors arc finding work more easily than they did last could put the bids In a much higher said City Engineer Craig But he reminded the we dont have to take any of the bids if we dont like The last three years weve been real said the engineer at Wednesday nights We got some Im provements to our streets that came In real I dont think Garden Ridge roundup well be that lucky Hollmlg said he would ask permission to advertise for bids next He estimates the price for renovating three streets will be to or possibly Plans call for the Installation of three 30Inch pipe culverts on Garden Hldge and similar culverts on Bluebell and Cin The longrange plan was lo work on the portion of Falrvlew Circle that was not completed last But the council decided Bluebell and Cinchona needed work right especially considering the increased water runoff thats expected to occur when development starts on Forest Waters The council felt that after one more the latter two streets might be too far gone for a seal coating Job lo do any The city ran up on an unex pected expense when Conn eUmember Nell Cralgmlle an nounced that the government lawn mower broke down In the park last and would take approximately to We took It to a and we just learned that theres a con necting rod and damage to the crank The nuts and bolts of It that engine Is You can forget Cralgmlle That kind of money Isnt In the but council members could think of no alternative to fixing the The park has got to be said And he said the city had pretty much exhausted the possibility of asking for volun teers to work with their own That park has eaten a lot of lawn Cralgmlle Council decided to fix the one It Member Bobble In charge of told City Treasurer Charlie Jordan he could take half the cost out of her budget and half from Cralgmlles street Its going to blow either Jordan Theres some good news on the cable television STAR Cable Informed Councllmember David Hencshel on April 27 that It hoped to start next and could possibly turn Its new system on and start hooking up customers by STAR got a city franchise late last and has been doing preliminary work for the past few The Ferguson Map Company has promised to deliver Us product within three Planning and Zoning Chairman Bob KolsUul said there was a snag Forest Waters sub division Is supposed to be on thai but the final plat hasnt been filed Developer Ben Barranco said he was waiting on final engineering so that water and drainage easements could be Included In the the streets and lot lines are and he promised to get together with Ferguson so that those things can be placed properly on the Basically headon was how a state highway trooper described the crash that killed Comal County Sheriffs Deputy Gary Don Trooper Dan Butts said Byrda headed west toward Pipe Creek on Texas had left the road on a skidding a IHtle way onto the right When he pulled It back onto the hu apparently lost crossed his lane and hit the left front end of an eastbound vehicle driven by BOyearold Damon Lee of Both men were driving Chevrolet was thrown from his and was pronounced dead at the scene by a Bandera County Justice of the a retired Navy la Hated tn serious but stable condition at WUford Hall Hospital on Lackland Air Force The accident occurred ut ap proximately 9 sixtenths of a mile east of Pipe A sheriffs department spokesman said Byrd was off duty at the The 33yearold deputy had been with the department for more than a and was a member of Uie Comal County SWAT His follow officers will serve as honorary pallbearers at his funeral ser sot for Saturday at the Bulverde Baptist Ho will be burled In Peaceful Gar dens Memorial Park at Lubbock on Monday Byrd leaves a Kayo a LaNeesa and a all of Canyon Other survivors Include his Lois Caldwell and his grand Estel of Lubbock four Linda Curtner and Lynn Plerson of Patricia Byrd of Wichita Falls and Norma Nash of Jourdanton and three Loyd and Scott of Lubbock and Mike of He waa born In Texas on and belonged to the Bulverde Baptist Regular pallbearers will In clude Johnny Pat Gilbert Greg Jarret Monahan and Walt Horoscope BY STELLA WILDER MAY 6 Born you possess an insatiably Inquiring There Is nothing that goes on whether In your partaicular world or out side of It about which you do not feel the need to know precisely how and Your ability to put two and two togther enables you to gain twice as much mileage from only half as much In formation as others might need to go the same mental You are emotionally even though you are Inclined to take every every pain or pleasure To see what is in store for you find your birthday and read the corresponding Let your birthday star be your dally TAURUS April 20Muy 20 Make yourself comfortable while you This Is a day when nothing and no one appears In a OKMINI May 20 Make progress on an Intellectual even though you may not be able to clarify things June ID Kest content In the knowledge that you have done your best to make the most of a very poor 42 Stick to your original goals and all should go well Concern yourself with making a good Im VIKGO 24 Pass on In formation that might be useful to Not to share It may be to forfeit a friendship KIIIKA 22 Make claer your needs as well as your You may have time today to rearrange the Irnmecllage SCOKIMO 21 Give respect where It Is On the other refuse even to pay Up service to an unworthy SAGITTARIUS 21 Basic Information Is yours today If you are willing to work to gain Kffort yields CAIHICORN 19 Make an effort tocommercialize on a hitherto un profitable You can make gains by AQUARIUS IH Your In clination toward reserve may make others think you IMSCKS IDMarch 20 A cooperative attitude both Impresses superiors and gains the respect of AIUKS March 21Aprll 10 Fame and fortune may elude but respect and ad miration within your own community cer tainly do not Staff photoj by John Srnttr Faces of mourning Paula DeHerrera and Juan Espmoza wear ex pressions of sadness during Wednesdays Mass for the unborn child of Ruben who died when struck by William Savages car last Middle school bands fare well New Braunfels Middle School seventh and eighth grade bands will present a free concert at the Civic Center The directed by Al and Ed will perform their concert numbers used at the recent contest at Alamo Heights In addition to a variety of Both bands won the Sweepstakes award at their contest by receiving a first division ih both concert and sightreading Sixty bands from the San Antonio area entered the New Braunfels Middle School was the only school to receive two sweepstakes Each band entered most schools entered two bands In the contest could have gotten a division I in concert and a division I in sight A total of 60 division I ratings were possible and there were 18 division I ratings given In this contest In both concert and sight ron tn IllHIJ 71 INI C If 1 1C 1 lilllll Cl SIM lilt Inl lulill lit Ciliiplr C iluu iii SKOIIOI IE 46 31 Orpin fltn tllll C I ll J tit MI J lnM Cll If in 1 1 1 1 1 Ii 1 1 if 1 f if 1 1 Ii 1 f t IE KilKirl t iQ n IlfH Appraisal District panel meets tonight An ud fioc com mittee set up to examine the Comal County Appraisal District will meet at tonight in the district office hopefully for the last said chairman Charles The group held its organizational meet ing on April Members have spent the pasl week and a half looking Into various aspects of the appraisal district and will review their findings After Lewis hopes they will come up with a recommendation to present to t he districts Board of Directors on May T h e c o m mill e e c o n t a I n s a representative from ea ch o f the 11 governments served by the appraisal Most have boon In contact with the Stale Property Tax Board In Austin and Chief Appraiser Glenn Brucks during the John Phillips was by this Brucks said referring lo the City of Garden Ridge He has sent written data on salaries an d personnel to tax assessor for tiie Comal In dependent School District and was expecting a Friday conference with Maggie Lublanski of The committees task waa to look Into the general operation of the appraisal and make suggestions OlltNTAL IUOJ ou MMISCHAUM TEIEFHONE 512 6294193 Deputys funeral Saturday TEXAS Come See Our Display of Spas and Hot Tubs 140 CASTfLL fntf put 6251500 The risk of developing cancer increases with depends on lifestyle and personal family medical The American Cancer Society urges everyone to talk to their physician and learn about the risk factors and safeguards for AMriM Safety HvraldZritung Tiyloi 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