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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 18, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas                                262 Unicorns clinch soccer playoff Page 11A Page 3B New Texas 53 Stammtisch Ztituno Two 26 Pages Wednesday March 25 cents Any of you out there attend Tascosa High School in Amarillo If you did and graduated in which narows the field down a you have a class reunion August 28 29 of Folks having information on the whereabouts of THS circa please contact Lynn Harvey Hatfield by writing to her at 3408 Carllon Texas New Braunfels Area Quilt Guild will meet at March 21 In New Braunfels Presbyterian 373 Program includes a business show and share and planning for the 1988 quilt show The public is Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce is preparing for the Big Event the 1987 Texas Legislative Conference March 2627 at the Civic James Treasury will be feted as Texan of the while Lloyd Bentsen will be the conferences luncheon If you want to and you will be better informed about a lot of things if you contact the chamber for registration informa If you get over there by March the cost is for both days if you A lady bus driver for New Braunfels Independent School District called yesterday to com plain thai she and other female drivers comprising roughly two thirds of the districts 28 or driver dont have a nice place to go potty We went out to the transportation barn at NBHS and wailed while the manager there called and said the assistant superintendent was on his way over to discuss plans for adding ap propriate facilities to the motor pool complex At present the ladies and mechanics and such all use a com mon facility a Jerry which the lady and friends calling us said they didnt like The assistant superintendent called back after about 45 minutes and said everyone was tied up in a meeting as you can the portable stall isnt that or is if Good things come in small and the forecast is so short it just has to qualify Perfect N weather or gettin out and Oying kites with tails and just maybe cutting off your old blue jeans Sunny skies this afternoon and tomorrow with a high to day in the upper 70s before dipping into the low 50s tonight Thursdays high should be near 80 Thats right 80 with light southwesterly breezes of about 10 Tht Mtny CLASSIFIES COMICS IE plj CATION A It sounded like a shot By SARAH DUKE Staff Writer Department of Public Safely employees said it sounded like a bomb went off when a station wagon driven by Katrina Scott lunged into the side of their office building at 3003 Interstate 35 Tuesday New Braunfels Police officer Russell Bell was inside the building at the time of the We just heard something like a shot going offIt really sounded like someone had shot a gun These doors flew open a little When we went out she was still sitting in the he said said the car took off after she slippedit into gear to release the emergency brake To get the emergen cy brake you put it in drive Then the brakes just didnt do she adding she tried to stop the car before it hit the Scott said she has driven since the age of 13 and this was her first She had been at the DPS office to have her driversjlicense The car jumped over a curb and across a sidewalk before colliding with the brick wall of the The wall was cracked to the roof and caved in several inches the wall was intact but protruded where it had been DPS officials were unable to estimate repair DPS officers said Scott would not be cited for the ac Scott said she and her husband had just bought the 1984 Mercury station wagon in The car was not damaged in the Scott jok ed that she could the DPS office a drive through M i c h 1 e s p r i o ri t i e s culled by one item business garbage rates under review By DAVID MAY Staff Writer sign tube chute and Theyre taking them one day at a time at City The list is one item shorter now as sanitation was scratched Monday from City Manager Joe Michies list of immediate things to The question of whether to seek private contractors for bids to collect the citys garbage was canned this week by the administrator following what he called nonsupport from city council and throughout the communi We can turn our attention to other things Michie said from his of We can turn our attention to other things Joe Michie NB City Manager fice Tuesday A conference scheduled for this afternoon to begin accepting bids from private waste disposal management firms has been We nipped it in the Michie Four firms were expected to submit proposals for sanitation rights to the Council is expected at its March 23 See Page2A Police search for Kendall escapee Friday deadline to enter cats in Mission City Cat Club show BY SARAH DUKE Staff Writer Mission City Cat Club plans to donate a portion of the funds raised at its upcoming cat show to the New Braunfels Area Humane Society Robert one of the show said the show always at tracts a variet of people to the Civic Center Some of those people are true cat others prefer to watch the catloving he said The Fourth Annual Mission City Cat Show will be held April 4 and While Moore said this show pro mises to have its share of prim and proper expensive there is a large category reserved for the everyday house cat The official deadline for entering cats is Friday The only division un the household division is by color and long or short hair he said Moore said while some cats love the attention at the others dont care for the noise and chaos of the crowded area It is very stressful on some of the he said Moore said household cats are judged according to And if the cat takes off the arm of the its not gomg to do See Page 2A By DAVID MAY Staff Writer Law enforcement personnel throughout Central and South Texas are on the lookout for a convicted armed robber who escaped from Kendall County jail late The breakout occurred when the sheriff there unwillingly aided the felons escape by providing him with a pair of wire cutters he used to cut through the facilitys The inmate cut his hand while slic ing through a fence surrounding the recreational area grounds at the A spokesman with the Kendall County Sheriffs department said authorities are concentrating their efforts around where Dom ingo Cruz reportedly has pleaded guilty last day to charges of robbing a Boerne convenience store and was sentenced to 30 years in the Texas Department of He also had been sentenced to 30 years in prison pleading guilty to a Kerrville depart ment store The sheriffs spokesman said today transfer of Garcia to TDC was delayed because the prison system was not accepting Garcia is described as 5feet 6 inches tall and weighing about 180 He has black brown sports a moustache and was wearing white jail overalls at the time of his He had not been located as of presstime Kendall County Sheriff Lee DS pain said he gave the inmate a pair of wire cutters See Page 2A The April 45 cat club show has categories for all types of including the normal housecat such as this one en joying the sunny weather with owner Roy Photoby Leslie beauty and personality If your cat has dont even bother br inging he said GARY HENR City Counci Bigley f or CAD to discuss new budget CoinaJ Appraisal District direc tors will meet Thursday night to discuss their lease agreement with Richard Seidel and receive a preliminary copy of the budget The meeting will begin at at the Appraisal District of ficeat644N Lpop337 Following a presentation by Reed on the dMrkts im will discuss the carryover balance 8 Pireelprs then wttl dlspuss a y of a proposed 1987 budget amend ment Although the Texas Attorney Generals office has ruled that the appraisal district may enter into a longterm agreement for the pur chase of land and construction of a new chief appraiser R Richard Rhodes said last week that he is not sure the district nemos new of fices Directors are expected to discuss the extension of the districts with landlord Seidjgl for the continued isfjpj jhe ejyyrreni CAD offices Candidates take to the road The public will have a chance tonight to get it straight from the horses mouths at a Meet the Can didate Forum at 7 at Holy Family Catholic Church Jointly sponsored by the New Braunfels HeraldZeituiig and the District One Task Force the forum will be moderated by Emily Each of the nine candidates for three atiarge seats on New Braunfels City Council is planning to attend the questionandanswer session Candidates will be avowed three minutes to make remarks and state their qualifications for council Candidate introduction will be followed by can didates responses to questions submitted by audience members Each candidate will be allowed 90 seconds to respond Candidates win then respond to questions from Including representatives from jthje Tmes and from candidate will be allowed 9tt to II iddiiionaji questions frojn JJb or wUl then he fielded by ff Wtttefes at end of the forym Candidates in the April 4 city elections are Rev BUI George Guadalupe James Gary HenryDennis Doug Bob Pacharzina and Dennis Rhoads Absentee voting began Monday and will continue through at City Hall between 8 am ajnd 4 p m through March 31 Also on the April 4 ballot are low amendments to the city charter Amendment I changes the dales oj city elections to the third Saturday in May according to pro cedure set by the Amendment 11 means suc cessful candidates for city council would take ojfice at the first regular meeting oi the council after ing oi the votes UJ provides jth of may tajfce place at the sgme postcanvass and Amendment IV provides thaj election of take the At least two more candidate forpas are pi before election one by American Association oi University Wfimen ajad Hew   

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