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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 30, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas                                CH WOMBLE BOX Local Space shuttle nearly forced into ocean Page 8A Comal cfs down 4 Water Canvoh cfs down 42 f k Canyon cfs down 9 WatCn Edwards down Canyon Lake down Sports Gutierrez leading mens championship PageSA customer appreciation See Sections D New Braunfels Herald New Texas Tuesday July 25 Cents 40 Sections New Braunfels man arrested in hit and run By SARAH DUKE Staff Writer A New Braunfels man was free Monday on bail after being charged in a fatal hitandrun ac cident Saturday in Mark Anthony Burks of San An tonio was killed when he was struck by a car as he walked along the northbound lane of Interstate 35 in Guadalupe County at police reports Sayle Sherrow of New Braunfels was arrested about 1 Sunday when he arrived at the scene of the accident saying that he thought he had hit something along 135 but didnt know what it He was taken to the Guadalupe County Karen and Donald Kreitner of Schertz discovered the victim when they drove past the scene of the Kreitner said the man had a faint pulse when they stopped to help The Kreitners stopped a passing motorist who then notified Selma One Selma officer and two Schertz officers arrived at the Trooper David of the See Page 14A Picking up the pieces Roy Malmsten of New Braunfels retrieves belongings from his 1979 Dodge Aspen after his car was struck by a 1985 Dodge pickup as he attempted to turn left from Texas 46 onto Oelkers The driver of the Lad Joe Macha of was charged with failure to control His Brenda LESLIE KRIEWALDT HERALDZEITUNG was taken to McKenna Memorial where she was treated and After pushing the Dodge across the the pickup rolled over once before The accident occurred about Monday Austin gets double water AUSTIN AP The Texas Water Commission has guaranteed the City of Austin free water to accommodate a population twice its current size in Proposed pipeline route may affect area By LILLIAN THOMAS staff writer AllAmerican Pipeline is currently looking for a route along the corridor of pipelines that go through the southern part of Caldwell and Bastrop This information comes from company workers who asked that their names not be AilAmerican Pipeline originally planned a plus transcontinental pipeline to carry barrels of highly sulphured crude a day from Santa to Then the com pany added an extension to Freeport which would go through Comal and Guadalupe The pipeline would have traversed the Edwards Aquifer recharge and many local residents were organizing opposition to the helped by Tom But the company decided in March to find another A recent story on the AllAmerican Pipeline construction by the Associated Press stated that the pipeline was coming through Comal and Guadalupe giving rise to local concerns for the Edwards Aquifer recharge zone The company tried to restate their previous news release that it planned to avoid the recharge but company executives were unwilling to go on record with what possible route alternatives the company was looking at All we are willing to say at this 1 MEXICO See Page 14A Rancho and TexasNew Mexico pipeline J5 but guaranteed only half the amount of water sought by the Lower Colorado River A city representative said the decision will save the city million a year from what it would have cost the city to buy the water from the river The state commission began reviewing water rights on the Colorado River in 1976 and con sidered the decision Monday one of the most complicated it has the Austin American Statesman reported An LCRA official said the authority would return to the commission to appeal the unanimous decision and then go to district court if it fails to win a Bill LCRA water said a final decision on water rights to the Colorado is three to five years Commissioner Lee Biggart also alluded to future court I dont think theres enough water in the state of Texas to keep us out of the he The decision came a day after City Manager Jorge Carrasco said See Page 14A Committee begins relations study ByDANAOVERSTREET Staff Writer Saying that its investigation would not turn into a witch the special committee formed to study relations between the police department and community met for the first time Monday The groups nine members were appointed July 22 after Police Chief Burney Boeck denied any and suggested the formation of a committee to in vestigate the Councilman Valderaar Ed unconvinced Espinoza also prompted the formation of a committee when he told Council he had received numerous complaints from members of the minority com munity about treatment by the Lorenzo Isabel and the Eddie Millett were appointed by Espinoza Jessie Pat and Mike Ulloa were appointed by Boeck and Harry Preston and Ed Bateman were appointed by Larry a member of the cityappointed police and fire department community relations also is a member of the And Ruth Harper is serving as ex officio In opening remarks to the Mayor Barbara Tieken said she hoped those people who have aired complaints will feel free and comfortable enough to come forth and register their complaints with the After naming Preston as Kunkel as vice and Barboza as the committee agreed Monday that any complaints delivered to the committee must be in writing and must be We want to be sure that it is an honest and truthful and not not or Preston Something that is We are to hear com gather complaints nothing This is not a witch Preston If you have a put it in If that person cannot put it in we are not entertained in a witch Committee member who sajd he has heard of no police told I am very You seem convinced beyond a shadow of a doubt that there are a number of abuses and violations that are Could you be a little more specific he Preston said he did want to put the cart before the horse and would not be specific at this but said he has received com plaints on the He said he told the callers to submit written We do have some Preston There are abuses not only with but with others not only but everywhere If you think there are I think that person is extremely Preston if theres some amount of theres got to be some Boeck asked the committee if citizens expressing praise for the police department would be allowed to attend committee Is the committee limited to complaints he If somebody who wanted to come down here and say theyre happy with the police will yall hear from them This committee has not been set up tc give out an swered Its usually onions all the Barboza if there are corn See Pace MA ZEITUNG Harry sure of abuse Searchers find drowning victim By DEBBIE DeLOACH Staff writer The body of a New Braunfels teenager who couldnt swim a lick was pulled from the waters of Comal Park Sunday Ricardo of Route Box New was pronounced dead at Sunday by Justice of the Peace Fred who ruled the death an accidential Lucios body was recovered in Inside Todays Weather Temperatures today wiU reach the mid90s and drop to the upper70s Southerly winds should vary from 1015 Mondays high was 97 and this mornings jjp was Sunset will be at and sunrise will be at NBISD honored The New Braunfeis JSJ school hoard was honored by their peers and was selected for the Region Xin Honor Board water about six to eight feet deep by diver Craig who works as a local Darkness late Saturday halted the initial search for the body by diver Randy We found him Sunday about 50 feet from the just outside the marked swimming area in Comal Game Warden Neal Etheredge The teenager reportedly drowned Saturday afternoon when he tried to See Page 14A Gregg Houston Oilers linebacker Gregg Bingham has left the Oilers camp in San Angelo and gone home to demand a CLASSIFIED 1113A COMICS 910A CROSSWORD 8A DEARABBY DEATHS 2A HOROSCOPE 8A OPINIONS 4A il I SPORTS WEATHER 3A   

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