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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 2, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Area Marion wants new exchange MARION See below Comal River Canyon Canyon Dam outflow Edwards Aquifer Canyon Lake ts parents lose appeal See Page 14 Four teenagers injured in Sunday night accident on 46 By DANA OVERSTREET Staff writer Two New Braunfels teenagers are in stable condition today following a Sunday night incident where their car failed to negotiate a turn and landed in a Two teenage passengers from Garwood also were injured in the onecar which occurred at on Texas 46 South at Sangerhalle New Braunfels Police John Wommack said driver Mary of Route Box was headed toward New Braunfels from Seguin when she io turn right onto She approached it going too fast and hit the guard bent it and went over the drainage ditch and creek and hit the Wommack The car hit the embankment nosefirst and landed on its No citations were issued and Wommack said the department has no estimate on the cars All four of the cars occupants were taken to McKenna Memorial Joe of Box 188 in Garwood was sitting in the front He was transferred to Methodist Hospital in San Antonio where he is being treated for back injuries and head Passenger Lucy Patina was treated and released from The driver was admitted to McKenna for observation and is in stable And 14yearold passenger Gloria also of Route Box underwent surgery for a fractured She is in stable condition at McKenna Memorial Wommack said the teens are not the first ones to go into that Rangers 10 Angels 5 New Braunfels Herald New Texas 129 Tuesday July 25 Cents 14 Pages 3 charged in drug raid Detention officers Al left and Rick Alvarez book one of the suspects lower investigator Dennis Koepp checks out their marijuana haul Blanco deputies confiscate cactus By DEBBIE DeLOACH Staff writer Over 150 marijuana and peyote cactus plants were confiscated from a Fischer residence by sheriffs officers in Comal and Blanco counties Three persons were arrested in the early afternoon which netted about eight smokeable pounds of marijuana with a street value of At least 16 bags of dried mushrooms and numerous peyote plants were also found at the mobile located at Lot 10 in Fischer Ranchettes off FM 32 about a half mile north of Arrested were Thomas Elliott of Fischer and Patrick and Leza both of Justice of the Peace Howard Curly Smith set bond at All three were charged with possession of and were released on bond Monday from the Comal County Comal Sheriffs Rudy deputy Steve and in vestigators George Kermit Kroesche and Dennis Koepp acted on a Up from Dugie a chief deputy sheriff with Blanco He got his information from an informant about a week and passed it onto Rubio We went there to make the and Dugie led the The officers found what Rubio called a sophiscated metal greenhouse about 100 yards from the mobile Rubio said there were and carbon dioxide gas to speed up the marijuana plants growth inside the Officers 150 two foottali marijuana plants and 16 plants at least seven feet tali growing on the Other items confiscated were bagged mushrooms found inside the mobile and at least 10 grains of an unknown white See Page 14 UtHYLCLARKHERALDZEITUNG Exchange change By SARAH DUKE Staff writer MARION Residents here could be relieved of having to pay long distance rates for phone calls to their neighbors down the road if the Public Utilities Commission decides the town should be included in San An tonios City council voted More ay to present the PUC with petitions requesting that Marion be Liduded in the 658 exchange along with neigh boring Cibolo and Uiiiversal Marion residents have collected more than 140 signatures within their well over the required five percent of the subscribers required by PUC to present a request for extended area Mayor Clarence Jackson said he plans to put the petition in the mail in the next few days and expects to hear a reply within 90 In Marions current 420 New Berlin is the only town residents can call without being charged long distance Our exchange extends just toward Schertz and miles toward said city councilman Odis I think thats If Marion is included in the 658 residents could call throughout San Antonio without being charged long distance The 15 to 20 citizens who attended the meeting were enthusiastic about the possiblity of being included in the 658 Even if we have to pay four or five dollars more a it will be worth said Anna who collected many of the signatures on the In other council voted to enter into an agreement with Green Valley Water Corporation to provide an emergency backup water system to the The which will consist of adding a valve on an Reagan touts air boycott WASHINGTON AP With the 39 freed American hostages returning the Reagan administration is calling for an international boycott of Beirut airport and says it may un dertake military strikes against terrorist camps in the Middle President Reagan was planning to salute the hostages at Andrews Air Force Base this afternoon in what was described by his spokesman as a simple greeting ceremony on their arrival from West All were pronounced in good mental and physical health Monday after checkups at the military base theje Twentynine of the freed hostages and about 40 relatives left the Rhein Main Air Base aboard a special TWA flight for The 10 remaining Americans had made private officials the Washington Post ABC News poll found that Americans approve of President Reagans handling of the TWA hostage but about four people in 10 say the hijacking ended more as a victory for the terrorists than for the United The threequarters of those sur veyed said they approved of Reagans overall handling of the according to the poll released Thirtysix percent said the president was not tough The State Department announced Monday it is taking legal steps to prevent American airliners from landing at Beirut International Airport it has been in volved in about 15 percent of all hijackings over the past 15 including TWA Flight 847 on June We ought to put Beirut In ternational off limits until Beirut puts terrorists off said a senior official who briefed reporters on the condition that he not be Elaborating on the action Monday Secretary of State George Shultz said the number of American carriers with flights to Beirut is negligible but that many Americans are ticketed to Beirut by foreign He said this practice will be Shultz said the purpose of the action is to prevent the Beirut airport from being a safe haven for Marion City Council seeks new telephone digits Exhostages head home West Germany AP Twentynine Americans freed after being held hostage for 17 days by Lebanese Shiite Moslem hijackers took off from the Air Force base near Frankfurt today on the final stage of their long journey About 300 many waving small American cheered and applauded as the freed accompanieed by about 40 family boarded a TWA L1011 The plane was headed for An drews Air Force Base just outside and the White House said President Reagan was scheduled to welcome the former hostages at about 3 Robert director of the State Departments Office For combating said 10 of the who were aboard TWA Flight 847 when it was hijacked June had made private Some will stay in Europe a little longer and a couple have already Oakley He did not identify the 10 and did not say if those who had left were bound for the United Navy Jay a spokesman for the hostage reception in West said that one or two of the former hostages might spend tonight at the military hospital in See Page 14 Inside existing water will cost with Marion and Green Valley each paying The council appointed a committee to work on next years Council members Betty Purcell and Felix will serve on the committee along with Jackson and City Secretary Monague The public works superintendents report was accepted by the Jackson and Police Chief Mike Earl informed the council and public that the fireworks which prohibits fireworks within the city will he enforced on the 4th of Todays Weather There will be morning and nighttime clouds and partly sunny skies and hot temperatures during the day through Winds will be from the south at 1015 Highs will reach about 92 with lows dropping to about Yesterdays high was 90 and this mornings low was Sunset today is at and sunrise Wednesday will be at Seeds Advance Topseeded players John McEnroe and Martina Navratilova advanced at Wimbledon this morning with relatively easy but the same couldnt be said for some other top seeded including Bulgarian Manuela Maleeva and Frenchman Yannick Page The senior official who spoke earlier also raised the possibility that the United States will deny landing rights to nations that continue to allow their carriers to do business at the Beirut He said there are no scheduled flights by commercial airliners to Beirut International but that Air the Belgian national airline a Cypriot carrier and several East European airlines make use of the He added that other countries will See Page 14 Homeport chosen The Navys coveted homeport for the USS Wisconsin will be placed in Corpus which Lloyd Bentsen said culminates a hard effort by the people See page 8 DEAR TV
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