Friday, June 24, 1983

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 24, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas Mi crop Box 5i5 CISD committee to hold two open meetings next week By DEBBIE DeLOACH Staff writer The 11mernber advisory appointed by the Coma Independent School District board of trustees on June has decided to hold two opert hearings even though the committee does not fall under tHe Texas Open Meetings A staff attorney from the Texas Daily Newspaper Association told the HeraldZeitunff that because the advisory committee would not be spending public nor had any rulemaking it would notfall under the definitionof a governmental the committee would be exempt from holding open met last night We advised by the diirtricts Lonnie that we were a legal committee and that we can therefore nuke to the school Chairman Robert Van Horn said VWe also decided to even though we dont fa the first open session will be at 7 June at Frailer The second will be at 7 June at Smithson Valley High The open sessions are for the purpose of gathering anyone can voice a cern or Depending oh the number of people in there may be a time limit placed on each Van Horn Committee members will not at hold two opening the open We will be the chairman said Very Last the committee discussed problems and recommendations on teacheradministration fall under the Open See Page 10A Jail opponents may reveal plans today By JACQUELINE SMITH Staff writer Residents of the citys West Who are unhappy With the countys choseh jail are still con templating taking legal BUt as otyet the as the Westside Citizens Committee does not know if it has grounds to file suit against the Later It may know Richard the San Antonio attorney working for West End is expected to release his findings and a recommendation this a committee spokesman Friday Since June Trevlno has been studying information provided by See Page IDA AV New New Texas HeraldZeituno I QO Kin 1 1C J 1O DnnnX FRIDAV June 25 cents 125 18 Sections USPS 377880 Shuttle lands in California EDWARDS AIR FORCE AP Space shuttle rerouted on went around the world two extra revolutions today and glided without fanfare to a sunrise landing on the familiar bed of Rogers Dry wheels commander Robert Crippen reported as the 100ton winged shuttle touched down right on the centerline as it ended a nearflawless sixday marred only by waveoff on the first attempt to land a shuttle in Plowing the water A silhouetted man on a jet ski motors through the Canyon Lakeon a balmy Thursday With the onset of hot all sorts of Stiff photo by John Senttr motorized or have been gilding across the Theres more in as the July 4 holiday weekend The ships five including Americas first woman in space Sally hoped to return the shuttle to Cape but overcast Florida skies forced the disappointing The good news is the beer is very cold this The bad news is that it is miles ground controller Guy Gardner told the flight crew as Challenger rolled to a Thats what I was afraid Crippen Crippens crew included pilot Rick Hauck arid mission specialists John Fabian and Norman Thagard1 A small NASA crow and a miniconvoy of safirlg vehicles was ready and waiting on the The regular landing crew was still In Challenger pierced clear skies onto runway a hardsand strip on the Mojave at Pacific Nice and smooth on the way said As I said once what a way to come to He was pilot on the first shuttle flight in There were hundreds of thousands of sightseers and a rousing welcomehome ceremony to greet that This only 125 people made the trip on the chance that weather force the And the planned for Cape was NASA first postponed the Florida landing for 90 citing patches of fog and low Officials still hoped skies would clear to allow an EOT But just after 7 as Crippen was to begin descent to Gardner radioed The weather at the Cape is getting instead of so it looks like no go for KSC Kennedy Space You guys can sit back and relax a little bit we will be going into Edwards on the following He KSC had a red carpet out for who had practiced the KSC tending for said in resignation We would have liked to go there very but if the weathers thats the right tiling to do and we Later he ready to come down whenever and On Crippen got the goahead to fire Challengers twin braking That slowed the shuttles speed by 210 miles to start it from 180 miles high on an blazing descent back to The ship landed on orbit See Page 10A Budget trace Compromise plan slap at Reagan tax ctit cap approved by House WASHINGTON AP Congress has broken step with President Reagans economic adopting a compromise billion budget blueprint calling for more more domestic spending and less military spending than Reagan has insisted oh for The Democratcontrolled took a second slap at Reagan by voting to limit next months personal income tax cut to a maximum a move that is unlikely to ever become In rapid succession on both the House and Senate approved the budget plan completed by congressional negotiators on The House tally was 239186 while the Senate approved it It does not require the presidents signature because it only serves as a guide for Congress as it drafts spending and tax Reagan repeatedly has hammered at the com promise budget saying itsmandate for billion in higher taxes over the next three multiblllion dollar Increases in domestic spending and half the military spending boost he wanted could stall the economic recovery and weaken national After the budget House Democratic leaders brought up the bill to limit the July 1 personal in come tax rate cut to a maximum per family and for single chairman of the Ways and Means noted that the proposed limitation would raise billion next year and billion over the next three and would be a statement that Congress has begun to grapple with the menace of federal the 229191 House vote for the tax cap was a clear political statement from Democratic leaders who have portrayed the measure as a move to restore fairness to Reagans tax which Democrats argue favor the All 229 votes came from The Senate is expected to take up the tax limitation measure Tuesday and all indications are that the Republicancontrolled chamber will kill the If it survives the Reagan said he is ready to veto Before the final the Senate rejected 5141 a proposal by Robert chairman of the Senate Finance to reduce from billion to billion the amount of taxes to After the final Dole There is no possible way that our committee can come up with billion in increased In addition to the billion in tax increases over the next three the budget directs congressional committees draft legislation for billion in spending cuts in existing programs over the same In other the Senate rejected an attempt to impose a limit on outside earnings from all The action came one week after the Sehate voted itself a pay A proposed amendment by Jake which defeated would have applied the cap to honoraria from speeches as well as to socalled unearned income from investments and trust The House Science and Technology Committee asked the House Ethics Committee to Investigate See Page 10A New Braunfels student named to academy Loeffler blasts budget package By ROBERT JOHNSON Editor To put it Tom Loeffler RHunt didnt care much for what the House did whose 21st Texas District includes Comal called the compromise budget resolution passed by the House the most ridiculous document to be brought to us out of because it means we are retur ning again to the past 20 years of a hightaxing Both the budget which contained too much money for domestic programs and not enough for defense in President Reagans and a tax cap put a limit on the thirdyear tax cut scheduled to take effect next month passed the House jpieffler voted against both Loeffler said the budget resolution represents economic political gluttony and legislative buf He felt the measure would revive the vicious in flationary higher interest rates and greater unemployment of the Increases in domestic spending at the expense of defense par ticularly irked one of Reagans staunchest supporters See Page 10A Inside Senator John Tower RTexas has announced the appointment of Peron Valjean Patterson Of New Braunfels to the United chant Marine Academy at Kings the son of and Ladd New Braunfels High He will enter the academy for a twomonth period of basic training this summer prior to tneitart of tte academic educations available and I am fldent that he will make a siginifcant s appointment was fertd m the basil of hit wellrounded academic and extracurricular A member of the New Braunfels Hjgh School Student Honor Society and Junior hf aUo earned a vanity The academy U fortunate to be gaining a midshipman the caliber of Djrofl said will be afforded m the contribution to the Regiment of Midshipmen and to his I am pleased to be his sponsor and know the people of New Braunfels are proud to have such an outstanding Tower Tower la currently accepting ap from young men and women tad in entering the service acaomies in Inquiries should be directel to office at UQO Now serving Mi fourth U chairman of the Armed Services Committee and ii a member the Budget Commute and Houiiing wd Urban Affairs Own Hi M chairman of the Senate Republican Policy mlttw Mid rflijkj wwj in seniority among QQP members of the J f partly clows Ud There i Jlt of i I f sl I Killer scoffs at high pledges to solve murders Texas AP Henry Lee Lucas laughed when the judge set his bail at objected when his lawyer protested that the bond was too high and pledged to help solve the cases of 100 women he claims to have I will finish what I have I will finish giving back the dead that I have Lucas told State District Judge Frank Douthitt on a former mental patient convicted over two decades ago of killing his has been charged in three alayings and has talked about as many as 60 in investigators Since being released from a Michigan prison in claims he had Killed about 100 many of them in Texas and other Put a key investigator said Thursday that he is skeptical of Lucas1 kucas has i been definitely linked to only four Texas Ranger Carl Weathers of Lubbock County Sheriff Conway said none of 20 caUs he received from law officers in 17 states has panned I Jwit believe hes intentionally There are things hes specific about and things hes very vague Who knows for sure how many murders are involved Weathers Lucas was charged Thursday with the murder of his 15yearold commonlaw Frelta Loraine The known as was a runaway from investigators He also is charged with the murders of Kate from nearby last and a young female hitchhiker Lucas says he picked up In December 1W1 near Lucas told investigators he raped the woman before and after decapitating The torso of the unidentified thought to be in her late teens or early was found near Plainview and her skull was found near Investigators The charge was lodged after Lucas sketched tlw victims Investigators Lucas led officers to the remains of Rich and Powell at two gravesites in North Texas on June five days after his arrest on a charge of Illegally possessing a