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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 24, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas                                New Texas September Deaths Anna Schubert Services for Anna of 1627 King of will be at 2 Wednesday at Zoeller Funeral Home with the Clifton Freudenberg of Seguin Burial will follow in the Comal died 21 at the Seguin Con valescent She was born July 1892 to Joseph and Anna nee Roemisch Beyer in She married Henry Schubert on 1911 in Her husband preceeded her in death in Schubert was a Seguin resident for four She had previously lived in She was a homemaker and a member of Peace Church in Tynan and Hermann Sons Lodge in Bee Survivors include her daughters Bettina of and Norma of San Antonio son Henry of El Paso sister Ida of Corpus Christie seven grandchildren and nine great Pallbearers will be Gerald Thomas Clinton Mark Mitchell Zunker and Michael Memorials may be made to Cross United Church of Christ of Vohnnie Services will be at 4 Tuesday at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home for Vohnnie of 10 Eden Drive in New Services will be conducted by the New Braunfels Masonic Lodge 1109 Burial will follow in Guadalupe Valley Memorial died 23 at Eden Home for the He was born 1905 to Harvey and Lula Inez nee Stokes Pearson in He married Maedell nee Johnson Pearson in Oak on Pearson served 44 years as a plant quarantine inspector and supervisor on the border in Rio Grande Brown sville and He lived in New Weather Braunfels 16 years after Me was a member of New Braunfels Masonic Lodge 1109 and Laredo Masonic Lodge He was a member of the New Braunfels Christian Pearson is survived by his wife Maedell Johnson Pearson of New Braunfels daughter Margaret Pearson of New Braunfels son Vohnnie Lee Pearson of brothers James of Cocanut Orien Pearson and Mars both of four grandchildren and four Members of the New Braunfels Masonic Lodge will serve as Memorials may be made to the Eden Home for the the Retinitis Pigmentosa Foundation or the charity of ones Doyle Smith Services were Saturday at Hyde Park Baptist Church in Denison for Doyle Ward Smith The Tim Wade Burial was in Cedarlawn Memorial Park in JohnsonMoore Funeral Home in Denison was in charge of the Smith died 18 at Texoma Medical Center in He was born in Bonham to and Albert He married Ida Jean Will on July in He retired in 1969 as a quality control engineer with the Corps of He then worked for Zachary Construction He was a member of Hyde Park Baptist Church and a Army Air Corps veteran of World War Survivors include his wife of Denison five William Smith of Doyle Smith of Larry Eugene Smith of New Eddie Flyn Smith of Grapevine and Marlin Ray Smith of Grand Prairie two Calvin Smith of Whitesboro and Smith of Muenster three Mabel Clyde McVay and Ella all of Bonham and nine grand Herman Friesenhahn Arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Herman of Box He died this morning at McKenna Memorial Edwin Guenther Services will be Wednesday at at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home for Edwin of 199 North The Linwood Kennedy will Burial will be in Guadalupe Valley Memorial Guenther died 23 at McKenna Memorial He was born in Sattler to Carl and Alma nee Halm He married Margaret Meister in The retired farmer and plumber was a member of First Protestant United Church of Christ and a life member of Mission Valley Bowling Club and Fraternal Order of Survivors include his wife Judy Osteen of Canyon Lake Ida Meckel and Norma both of Canyon and Roma Silvers and Irene both of New Braunfels Leroy Guenther of San Antonio and three Memorials may be made to First Protestant United Church of American Cancer Society or the charity of ones County approves tax hike By LILLIAN THOMAS Staff writer Comal County Commissioners voted unanimously in a rollcall vote Monday to increase the effective tax rate of cents per 100 valuation to A public hearing on the proposed 20 percent increase will be held The general fund tax will increase by 3 cents and the farmtcHnarket and lateral road which can only be used for road improvement projects and rightofway will be increased by 3 The latter tax will raise With the rest of the the total road department income will come to Of that was raised by the flood control tax less than cent per valuation last but was not The flood control tax will be eliminated this year absorbed into the 3 cent tax increase County Auditor Bate Bond The road department budget will come to million after the 5 percent raise County Engineer Clark Mac McCoy requested for his workers was cut to 3 percent like the rest of the county Also three of the seven new workers McCoy requested were McCoy also lost five pieces of equipment from the bottom of his saving but commissioners added in contract miscellaneous Early in the Com missioner Monroe Wetz said he might decide to vote against the 6 cent tax increase because he disagreed with the in miscellaneous If we give them million 1o reconstruct roads every you wont be able to pass a bond issue fojr road Wetz County Judge Fred Clark out the number was a lot closer toa half a If you will recall McCoyfe he said we needed to do a twelfth of our roads every Commissioner Jumbo Evans That would be 40 miles a With you will buy 12 miles ft Commissioner Bill George offered to route all the calls he got frojfo county residents complaining jjf roads to Wetz if he didnt think the program was needed When each of these constructions projects comes the confr missioners will have a say in whidj roads get done before they go out tot Clark i Chamber endorses bond package Births and Jose 987 9 and Mike Route Box New 7 9 and Richard 924 8 4 and David 1249 8 12 and Tony 763 and David 424 6 10 and Tommy Route Box San 8 8 By SUSAN HAIRE Managing Editor The citys million bond package received a nod of approval when the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors almost unamimoulsy voted to endorse the Of the directors 11 voted to endorse the bond with only one voting against the The only dissenting vote was cast by Bennie who questioned the reasoning of extending Pahmeyer Road rather than which is a more direct he The vote came after a report by the Chambers Master Plan Update Sub Committee in which that body recommended acceptance and general support of the city bond The report was given by Jack chairman of the sub He said that even though the 1984 Master Plan Update has not been officially adopted by City the chamber committee was prepared to recommend its en dorsement accompanied by several items of Those items included reasoanble user fees for park and recreation facilities should be established rightofway should be acquired for the extension of County Line Road to FM establishing a traffic rather than the Pahmeyer Road improvement all existing codes and ordinances should be observed by the city in the construction of new or expanded facilities and that the East San Antonio Street though not addressed in this bond should be placed on the highest priority list and addressed in the near With these concerns in Ohlrich I recommend your acceptance and general Joe city told chamber directors at the meeting that the idea of extending County Line Road might be accomplished with some of the road bond There is nothing wrong with using monies in the street portion of the bond package for that purpose if there are some left and if con struction on that project comes in less that originally He added that County Line Roafjl was left off the list because of It would be a valuable Michie adding that since it would be an asset iji developers in the developers and land owners might donate and the other moniejji could be used to extend the Addressing the Pahmeyer Road question Michie said that the corC struction of that road was needed provide immediate access to the neflr primary Walnut extension would be a more direct Michie admitted but we are waiting for the dividers to come in with He added that bond funds were set aside for the citys portion of ex tending the and that when subdividers platted and dedicated rightofways the city would inv mediately have funds for its ex The subdividers will determine when it gets he told chamber And Pahmeyer would give us direct access to the new school Texas Cooler temperatures were forecast statewide today as dry Canadian air spread across of Only a few widely scattered thunderstorms in South Texas were expected to spoil a day of falllike weather across the Highs were to be in the 70s and 80s in the Big Bend area of Southwest Texas where readings were to reach the low Lows tonight will again be in the 50s and 60s with a sprinkling of readings in the 40s in the mountains of Southwest Highs Wednesday will again be mostly in the 70s and The dry Canadian air spread southward across the entire state in the wake of a fast moving cold front that raced across Texas The front extended early today from across southwest Louisiana westward to extreme South Some scattered to isolated showers and thunderstorms were reported offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and inland near Alice and Corpus Skies were clear over the northern twothird of the state and cloudy to partly cloudy in South Early morning temperatures were in the 50s and 60s over most of the state except in South Texas where readings were in the 70s and in the mountains of Southwest Texas where readings dipped inot the Ex tremes ranged from 43 at Marfa in the Davis Mountains to 80 at Corpus Other early morning temperatures around the state included 50 at 48 at Wichita 51 at Fort Worth and 62 at 65 at 66 at San 69 at 76 at 50 at San Angelo and 52 at Midland and 59 at El Forecast North TexasFair and cool Partly cloudy Highs upper 70s to lower Lows tonight mid West TexasSunny clear Warmer south Cooler again mainly north on Lows tonight 46 Panhandle and mountains to 61 Highs Wednesday 69 Panhandle to 85 far west and low 90s Big Bend South TexasGenerally fair and cooler Partly cloudy most sections Wednesday with widely scattered thundershowers extreme Highs 80s north and coast to 90s along the Rio Lows tonight mostly in the 60s except 50s Hill Country and lower 70s extreme Port Arthur to Port OConnor Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots East winds 10 to 15 knots Seas 4 to 6 feet neat shore and 5 to 7 feet Winds and seas higher in and near scattered Small craft should exercise Port OConnor to Brownsville Northeast winds near 15 knots East winds 10 to knots Seas 4 to 6 Winds and seas higher in and near scattered thunderstorms through Extended forecast North Texas No rain Temperatures gradually though remaining below seasonal High tem peratures thursday in the mid and upper 70s most of warming to the lower 80s Nighttime lows in the low and mid 50s Thur ranging from the mid50s to near 60 on South Texas Mostly cloudy and mild Partly cloudy and a little warmer Friday and Overnight lows low and mid 60s north to near 70 along the coast and ex treme south Thursday and mid and upper 60s north to the low 70s south Saturday Daytime highs in the 80s mid and upper 80s north to near 90 south Friday and West Texas Partly cloudy and cooler than Highs Panhandle mid Lows around Highs South Plains in the upper Lows in the low Highs Permian Basin and Concho Valley around Lows mid to upper Far highs in the low Lows in the mid to upper Highs Big Bend in the upper 60s mountains to the upper 80s along the Rio Lows in the 40 moun tains to the low GOs Site for new Guadalupe County jail chosen SEGUIN The Guadalupe County Commissioners voted Monday on a site for a new The jail will be built on Interstate 10 at the in tersection with Highway County Judge James Sagebiel said the county bought the land about a year It is adjacent to the countys juvenile center and behind the road and bridge The current jail has been used since 1936 and is not in with several state standards for Sagebiel read a letter received from the Texas Jail Commission stating that the variances from state stan dards would no longer be allowed if the county did not move to build a new The commissioners are hoping to begin construction on the jail at the end of next year or the beginning of Sagebiel We hope to have our finances ready by he Weekend sees rash of family violence By LILLIAN THOMAS Staff writer Crime over the weekend included more than the usual amount of especially in area law enforcement officials A 21yearold man showed up at the emergency room of McKenna Memorial Hospital Sunday with a knife wound in his right The injury occurred the day after he and his sister had been arrested for assaulting each Juan Jose and Araceli who both live at 208 Bergfeld filed Class C Assault charges on each The charges resulted in both being arrested after an argument Saturday broke out in scrat ching and according to the New Braunfels Police The injured man would give no information to the police in Sundays assault that occurred sometime before Also another family violence situation ended in the arrest of Jesse of 241 81 West His wife Carolina filed Class A Assault Blood and broken dishes at the scene were evidence of the the New Braunfels Police report Also the arrest of George a carnival about Sunday ended a family violence Sally Dechane filed Class Assault charges on according to the New Braunfels Police Preliminary estimates are around million to million for a jail with facilities for 110 Sagebiel The old on Center Street in has room for 31 The judge said that in order to keep the jail in compliance with state the county would be required to air condition the remodel the shower stalls provide a day room on the third floor and complete other major The commissioners decided the money would be better spent on a new Sagebiel I think its a wise said Sheriff Melvin Especially considering all of the work that we would have to do to the old jail to keep it in Harborth said he is pleased with the Most people like to have the jail real close to the courts but this is within five minutes of the cour he Woman injured in accident A 64yearold New Braunfels woman was slightly injured Monday afternoon after her car was struck by a city animal warden pickup truck Monday Estella Lindsey of 619 Magazine was treated and released from McKenna Memorial Hospital The incident occured at p m in the 300 block of Landa where the speed limit is 30 miles per SNEAKAPEEK 24 COMAL FAIR NEW ALL YOU WANT Texas Largest Thrilling 100 Attractions TUE t FAIR USPS 377880 If you have not received your paper by Tuesday through Friday or by call 6259144 or 6581900 by 7 and 11 Published Sunday morning and Thursday and Friday afternoon by New Braunfels Herald Publishing 186 Castell New TX Second class paid at New Braunfels Hefaldf Publishing 186 Castell New TX Dave Susan Haire Managing Editor Claude Shirlene Thornton Office Sandi Mgr Cheryl Don Avery Circulation Manager Carol Avery Photocomp Foreman Gus Foreman Wanda Lasater Kaleidoscope Fdtor David Edito Patricia YznagaKing Wre Editor Subscription Rates Includes applicable sales tax Carrier delivery in Blanco and Kendall Counties 3 6 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