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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 6, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas 410 MO53 M1CROPLEX MITCH WOMBLE BOX 45436 TX 75245 64 Area NB Humane Society Shelter burglarized PageS Comal cfs down 12 Water cfs up 19 Canyon cfs same Edwards down Canyon Lake down Sports Local allstars win at regionals Page 6 MARION Marion eyes street Page 2 New Braunfels Herald New Texas 154 Tuesday 1985 25 Cents 14 Pages1 Section Incorporated the word River Road area residents looking at incorporation By DEBBIE DeLOACH Staff writer A group of permanent residents are seeking to incorporate two square miles of River Road and Sattler as a The necessary maps were filed with County Judge Fred Clark this Were taking in 50 feet minimum either side of the Guadalupe River from the dam to the first said David who filed the Our ETJ extraterritorial jurisdiction also runs a halfmile below the first he The maps were a culmination of months of work for Thompson and others who support the in but the election date will be up to Thompson said the judge must verify the making sure the signatures belong to Of Hiroshima Shadows By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Pealing bells of remembrance or pausing in thousands of Americans observed todays 40th anniversaryof the bombing of Hiroshima with vigils and rallies across the Children folded paper cranes of peace painters traced shadows of the human form on asphalt as grim reminders of the atomic explosion that vaporized Many of the ceremonies nation wide commemorating the Japanese who died in the explosion began Monday with New York City churches tolling bells for 10 minutes at or today in the hour the bomb was dropped on Churches in Portland and and in Waltham and planned to ring their bells 40 times at local time I dont think that the abhorrence and fear we have for the bomb would be there if the bomb hadnt been said Alvin a as reminders scientist who helped develop the Its enormously important that every year or so we relive the tragedy of the 70year old retired director of the Oak Ridge National laboratory said in an in In Greenpeace turned a ship into a floating art gallery displaying peace posters by American graphic The ship was illuminated with candles in an allnight The devastation of Hiroshima fills us with fills us with a desire to set the clock back to that morning of and fills us with a desire to grab that hand that released the deadly cargo and say said Elaine Scott president of the Greenpeace Great Lakes Sail Francisco schoolchildren readied hundreds of paper Japanese symbols of for display Participants in a non denominational evening service in Salt Lake City were to release 50 See Page 8 FEC requests Gramms records DALLAS AP The Federal Election Commission Monday asked a federal judge to order Phil Gramms campaign fund raising committee to comply with a subpoena to turn over its financial The filed in Dallas federal is the latest in a fivemonth long effort by the FEC to audit the records of the Friends of Phil the fundraising committee that helped propel Gramm into the Senate last The FEC since March said it had reason to believe the Dallasbased committee failed to correctly report contributors and expenditures and failed to continuously report out standing debts while accepting contributions that exceed the legal limits per a recent Republican is ready to do everything the law requires but will continue to fight the subpoena and the FECs efforts to audit the financial records of his fundraising James Gramms Washington told The Dallas Morning We admit we didnt disclose the but we didnt know what they Schoener said He said Gramm recently spent almost on a complete and total amended campaign filing that should satisfy the An audit by the FEC would be like tearing up a planted field and replanting Schoener The FEC subpoenaed the Friends of Phil Gramm records on June a day after the committee asked District Judge Robert Porter of Dallas to halt the FECs audit plans on the grounds that the plans violated a sixmonth federal time limit to conduct audits of election financial Gramms attorneys have since refused to comply with the Shoener said Gramms philosophy in resisting the FEC is that if they can push a senator they can push anybody Lake Dunlap eyes fire district By LILLIAN THOMAS Staff Writer Members of the Lake Dunlap Volunteer Fire Department want to create a fire district that could raise as much as for fire John Gill of MuniciComp met Monday with interested fire department The which could levy a tax of 1 to 3 cents per would include only the area now covered by the volunteer fire The is a rough estimate from the county attorney of Guadalupe Guadalupe County Commissioners have supported the idea of a fire offering services of the county attorney to write the said Fred Allen Volunteer departments in fire districts can budget and knowing how much money would be coming Gill And for the those who have fire in surance would probably begin to see their rates decrease as the fire department begins to lessen property Inside Todays Weather The forecast remains the same sunny and hot with temperatures in the upper90s during the day and in the raid70s Mondays high was 98 and this mornings low was Sunset will be at and sunrise will be at Homeward Bound Challengers astronauts headed home today from a space shuttle journey that scientists said was ending as a sensational success after a recovery from a launch a lost engine and failed Strike Negotiators for the players and the owners are scheduled for a last minute meeting but the baseball strike has already Page 5 CLASSIFIED DEAR Gills company would charge a basic fee of for the work to take the matter before commissioners Volunteers will have get signatures on the You need to approach your strong supporters first and get them behind he The worst thing you can do is not let people know what you are The person who paid this year will chip in around along with everyone else if a district is Most residents in the Lake Dunlap area have homes worth ap proximately The additional tax would be for each property The only real argument you will hear is that people simply dont want to be Gill Lake Dunlap Volunteer Fire Department has had trouble raising money from fund Fire Chief Ken Jordon We are in dire financial Jordan We need a year just to keep our doors thats not including equipment breakdowns or County com missioners give us in federal revenue sharing and thats in danger with the federal budget The fire department raised less than in the annual mailout for member Jordan Obermeyer said less than 10 percent of the homeowners in the area are contributing A lot of residents feel like they are a part of New Jordan We just dont have enough community enough separate Lake Dunlap is a bedroom com Jordan Most people who live in the area work and shop in New Seguin or San An After petitions are turned over to Guadalupe a public hearing will be If com missioners agree with the need for a fire an election will be Fire district boards can either be elected or appointed by com Appointed board members are a lot easier to get rid of than elected Gill They board members arent supposed to tell the fire department how to fight fires or set Gill If Lake Dunlap approves the it could be on the Central Appraisal Districts tax rolls by November or early Gill Lake Dunlap would be the first fire district in Guadalupe San Marcos has four fire The Bulverde and Bracken areas of Comal County are under con sideration for fire Hiring MuniciComp and creating a fire district will be discussed at membership meeting at permanent residents and qualified before he can call an Our preference on the election is as soon as but thats up to the Thompson In the Thompson said the next group meeting has been tentatively set for 7 at Mountain Valley We want everybody living in the shaded area on the including and private to Prior incorporation efforts have but Thompson said hes confident this one will Theyre all for at least 96 to 98 percent of them We know because thats See RIVER Page 8 Committee worried about slander ByDANAOVERSTREET Staff writer Accusations of police department misbehavior and ways to prevent the slanderous broadcast of those ac cusations were the major topics during Mondays Police Department Community Relations Study Com mittee Jimmy Delgado and a group of about 15 supporters appeared at the meeting prepared to read five written complaints about alleged specific incidents of Some of the committee led by chairman Harry said they did not want names of accused police officers to be made public this early in the committees City personnel director Charles who is overseeing the com advised the group that naming a police officer without his being there to defend himself could lead to a Bode suggested the committee consult the citys attorney to See Page Bug spray DERYL HERALD ZEITUNG Bob DePasqual of BugAMeister Pest Control sprays pecan trees at the Plant for web which are at their peak larva stage this time of The if left can kill a tree in two to three They defoliate the tree by eating its
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