Wednesday, February 6, 1985

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 6, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas 410 M053 MICROPLEX INC MITCH WOMBLE BOX 4S4V TX 75245 292 in court Appeals court wont review Mattox indictment AUSTIN AP The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals today refused to review tlie commercial bribery in dictment against Attorney General Jim who is scheduled to stand trial Monday on the felony Mattox is charged with threatening to use his public office to stifle the bond business of a Houston law An aide said Mattox was disap pointed by the courts but was ready for the trial to The general will be But the situation hes ready to go to He wants this whole thing to be and he has no doubt that he will be said Elna a spokeswoman for the attorney State District Judge Mace Thur tnan and the 3rd Court of Appeals in Austin earlier denied Mattoxs request to throw out the which the attorney general had contended was inaccurate and un constitutionally Without writing a majority the Court of Criminal Appeals today let the indictment One of tin appellate judges said he would have favored a review of the indictment if the law Judge Marvin Tcague said it is imprudent to allow the trial to proceed before determining If the indictment is This is judicial economy at its Teague said in his the only one written in the Teague said Texas voters in 1980 turned down a constitutional amendment that would have allowed See Page IDA Hefty cost overrun hits NBISD project I MATTCO trial begins Monday By LILLIAN THOMAS Staff writer New Braunfels ISOs architectural firm missed the estimate for a proposed transportation center by nearly trustees learned Herbert an officer with Jessen architectural presented two alternatives on the building which would save 000 In response to pointed questions from board member Rudy Crume explained that most of the overrun came from the unpredicted high cost of putting in utilities and buying new fuel We thought we could use the existing We should have taken into account the strict rules on un derground fuel tanks in this Crume In all this fuel tanks and fuel disposal tanks are strictly controlled by the Edwards Un derground Water Because See Page IDA Basketball scores Billies Unicorns 54 Cougars Lions 48 Cardinals Rangers 56 Billies Unicorn girls 38 Cougarettes Lady Lions 35 New Braunfels Herald New Texas Wednesday February 25 Cents 30 Pages Sections Nearing the trails end Trail riders head to their campsite at Texas Dance Hall DERYL Hall join trail ride to Stock Show Neither rain nor snow nor sleet nor ice will stop the trail riders in their appointed but their cars and campers may not leave on Members of the Corrial County Sheriffs Posse that planned to mosey on up to Kerr ville for the Kerr County Trail Ride did not get to leave last Friday because of icy con ditions on the But Saturday was soon enough to join the sixday ride to the San Antonio Stockshow and Precinct 1 Constable Werner Kiesling and his wife have been going since take their vacation every year to coincide with the trail For 12 years I road a hprstj in Then I bought Annie Becks old doctors buggy built around 1863 and restored I road in that for two years and this year I bought a surrey with the fringe on got it al fixed up with Kiesling The local justice of the peace said his surrey would also be used in the rodeo parade Friday morning by one of the directors of the Livestock Related Page 2C All of the directors will ride in surreys this year and one of them is borrowing I wont get to stay for the parade because I have to be back at work Kiesling Another member of the Comal County Sheriffs Posse that participated in the trail ride was Easy Im going to be riding my yelloweyed Hall Shes a palomino and shell be 19 years old this Shes getting but she still has a few trail rides in her Hall had ridden in the Alamo Trail Ride that originated in Brackettville since 1968 until he changed to the Kerr Now the Alamo drive has been The Kerr County Trail in its seventh is the sanctioned ride that comes the closest to Comal An unsanctioned trail ride from Austin made a swing through New Braunfels this morning en route to San Tuesday the trail riders camped near Bulverde and had a dance at the Texas Dance Hall on 281 Tuesday Then they proceeded on to a campsite along IH 10 out side of San then all eleven trail rides met east of San Antonio and rode to the Coliseum together See Page 10A State of Union due tonight WASHINGTON AP President in his fourth annual State of the Union address to is expected to endorse the plan he or dered for simplifying the income tax system while leaving openthe option of changing elements of the proposal before sending it to Capitol Tonights speech to a joint session of the House and which coincidentally falls on Reagans 74th will ho broadcast live it CST by the major television m radio One official who read the speech called it the presidents vision of the the heart and soul of Ronald Reagan is expected to report that the economic program he launched in 1081 has spurred strong growth but that the government must now turn its attention to the recordhigh deficits that came with his recovers The budget he sent to Congress on Monday would increase spending by billion to billion in fiscal IMf with substantial cuts in domestic Stockman blasts military WASHINGTON APi Director David Stockman coi he may be in hot water f testimony to a Senate committt military leaders care more their pensions than they do national His contention that the military pension system was a scandal an outrage was a personal probably not shared by President Stockman told the Senate Budget Committee un Tuesday Secretary Caspar while declining to comment on Stockmans statements told a reporter there no scandal that I know of in the military retirement I think the military retirement provisions that are in the presidents budget are proper and we have no See Page IDA Speech a 8 WASHINf 11 T 111 Ihff1 Miipr t HIM urn llunn Iniiiylil v IM R CRT ARC CHS rjfif programs and continued increases in military The budget projects a fiscal deficit of down from this years estimated billion in red ink White House Chief of Staff Donald asked Tuesday how specific Reagan would be about his plan to overhaul the income tax said Hell back Hut Reian added the president would not go into detail aboul the tax See UK AC Page 10A Inside ede c s Wea tnet Weather forecasters aiaiii predict lor temperatures to dip bolou but no precipitation i Today will i emain partly cloudy and cold with teinperatures reai Iling 48 CLASSIFIED 710B COMICS ID CROSSWORD 8C DEAR ABB Y 6B DEATHS 2A ENTERTAINMENT FOOD 17B HOROSCOPE 7C OPINIONS ID SPORTS A STOCKS 2A FV LISTINGS 4D WEATHER 3A Planners want M1 zoning along I35 ByDANASTELL Staff wriiter Planning and Zoning Commission members will recommend that 200 acres along IH 35 North be zoned for light while recommending that a strip along Texas 46 East carry commercial The commission Tuesday night unanimously agreed on the two zoning classifications for the which extend 300 feet on either side of the The new zoning classification follows September annexation of that land into the When a new piece of property comes into the it carries an Rl singlefamily residential zoning until the Commission and Council agree on another Residents and property owners in the annexed areas are asked what zoning classification they want and can appear at the Planning and Zoning Commission to defend their Landowner who lives on IH 35 said he wanted that strip zoned M2 heavy I would like to see it M2 and eliminate some of these things in M rather than have it M1 and have to beg people to let us come in with M 2 Stolte City Council earlier this month called for revision of the zoning classifications stating that M2 zoning allowed too many undesirable I see what Stolte is saying and I understand and I also know what I see what Stolte is saying and I un also know what the feeling of the Council was and its ludricrous for us to sit here and zone something Joe Hartigan the feeling of the Council was and its ludricrous for us to sit here and zone something said Commission member Joe In order to have an orderly the highest we can go is M1 at this Commission member Jan Estes suggested the group consider Cl I commercial zoning for the to which chairman David Hartmann I feel that M1 is the best The price prohibits residential and I some of your com from going out Smaller commercial businesses cant afford to pay the Hartmann added that industrial zoning for the IH 35 strip would draw industries out of the center of town and out of floodprone Commission members recognized the rapid growth of the Texas 46 East area toward Seguin and zoned that about 175 C3 com The zoning classification on the strip just before the newlyannexed is Cl i local business except for one parcel that zoned An unbelievable amount of traffic from 111 10 to IH U5 through that area a coming said Ted a landowner in the The Texas Highway Department has plans on the board now to make Texas 4ti a fourlane ruad with several In other action Com mission members gave preliminary plat approval to Honeycutt Enterprises for Guadalupe phase The subdivision is planned for what used 10 be Crossing on FM t developers plan to stores on the propel lii the Areess onto the higlmax will be controlled by an internal system of roads leading to tine exit and entrance wav granted final approval to section nine of Kapuis at uave final approval to Park Place which be multifamily Tonvv Street The subdivision falls under Uie eitss newlyenacted drainage ordinance which requires developers to have onsiie drainage detention received copies of billboard ordinances from other Planning director Mike Shands in January brought up the poss addressing CQltftCi