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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 27, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Area Garden Ridge water checks out fine See Page 2A Cdmil River eta tsamei cfs wown 128 Canyon outflow cfs down 50 Watch Edwards Aquifer up Canyon Lake level down 410 MOSS 251 TEXAS AMERICAN MICROFILM ATT PETE SINCLAIR BOX 45436 TX 75245 Local 25th annual Wurstfest will begin Friday See below New Braunfels Braunfels Unicorns beat Canyon Page 7A Herald Ntw Ttxtt 211 Sunday October 50 Cents 32 Pages3 Sections Bock eyes Senate seat By DEBBIE DeLOACH Staff writer Bentiie Bock of New Braunfels oat in the State House of Representatives for 10 Now hes thinking about being John Traegers has talked as recently as Friday about retiring after 24 years in the He is a member of the Senate Finance Committee and the Legislative Budget and has sponsored more than 300 successful bills during his 10 years in the House and 14 years in the If he does District 21 will be up for and Bock knows I enjoy being where the action Bock said I was elected to the House in and served until January Id like to think I did a good and that there are folks out there who would remember my service and support In Bock took his first stab at state politics and ran against Republican Jack Borchers for the right to represent Comal andGaldwelleountieSi His political advertisements asked the voters to Believe in and he beat Borchers by more than Oh the eve of his 1972 Bock I intend to carry out my commitment to bring a strong voice for effective and responsible representation to the halls of the state Highlighting his 10 years in Austin was his service as chairman of the Liquor Regulations and En vironmental Affairs committees for two He was also chairman of the Sunset Bock opted against reelection in and Republican Edmund Kuempel from Seguin defeated his John Taylor of See Page 12A speed chase fusSdl Bell Department jft was set at beganShe chase about 4s15 Pm out n the county and the sulpect into reaching afternoon after a speeds of 98 miles per New Braunfels police set up a road at Seguin and IzeflI USe of a rndtor veNtfe and bond Garden streetswhere the arrest was t V 1 FEMA agrees to new maps ByDANAOVERSTREET Staff writer For more than a property and the city have fought a expensive battle with the Federal Emergency Management Agency over the location of flood prone areas The fight is over now and the property owners have At 8 maps used to appeal the ones submitted by FEMA will become the official maps used by the city to issue building In August FEMA issued revised flood elevation maps for this area showing new flood plain areas and designating a floodway in which building is strictly Three months engineers hired by a group of property owners appealed the saying that FEMAs engineers used incorrect data in calculating base flood Then for a nobody knew which maps to use the pre FEMA review maps the 1984 allegedly incorrect FEMA maps or the Huston and Associates appeal So in FEMA agreed the city could use the 1984 maps to issue See Page 12A Two men arrested after speed chase Two men who had reportedly stolen a motorcycle at knife point in San Marcos were apprehended outside New Braunfels late ending the second high speed chase in the county San Marcos police caught up with the man at Watson Road and In terstate 35 in Comal County about 10 The motorcycle had been taken in front of the a bar in San a San Marcos police spokesperson San Marcos police spotted the vehicle on the west access road of Interstate 35 heading south and began following Comal County was called for assistance and were poised at FM 306 and Interstate ready to enter the chase when the vehicle was law enforcement reports NB police net three in burglary arrests New Braunfels police made three arrests for burglary in two separate cases this Pete Matamoros of See Page 12A 25th annual Wurstfest celebration begins Friday Bennie Bock By DANA OVERSTREET Staff writer Its time to break out the because the 25th year of Wurstfest is just around the In Wurstfest started out as a oneday sausage festival thanks to the seed planted by veterinarian and meat inspector Ed That people attended the sausage festival in the National Guard Through the past quarter of a Wurstfest crowds have peaked at a record and facilities have expanded to fill up the Wursthalle and spill out onto the Wurstfest Grounds at the entrance to Landa And the crowds have been hungry ones these past 25 In people ate pounds of sausage in people consumed 42 tons of Wurstfest 1985 runs from 1 through 10 and will feature bands and dancers nightly and during the day on the There will be tours of historic homes and including the new Museum of Texas Handmade as well as daily demon strations of bobbin tatting and Artists and art enthusiasts will enjoy the two arts and crafts shows and sales during Wurstfest and athletes and onlookers will have the See Page 12A Inside low was Sunset today will be 6 41 Drivein closed Dm to construction on the new driveIn facilities at New Braunfels all drivein lanes will be closed from 31 through Payments will be received in the lobby between 8 and by mail and by deposit in the night drop on toe drivein side of the building after 5 weather tg partly cioudy with 30 nUffftnt ohanna rf thiuidanhowBra In toe lowi Did you forget Clocks nation were officially set one bour at 2 this morning w nattonoAce again resumes sUndwd Clocki are set back qoe bour in fail and Halloween caution urged By DEBBIE Stiff writer Boo If you youre ready for Or aft you Both adults and children should txtrstet fitKinf caution to keep fete HaJJQWew If the conwquencei cao more frightening ftp f IflCijl off icisli Mid WwfWfw Wr W orating froppfd off in bylAert iff plenty of f alternatives group XDutuorfid haiinttri and Wfm JpRffMPp ISf MfAP IW For who still go hire art some ndn to Stay in WnpUt IftWW m W1 wW
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