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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 22, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas 410 M053 CO PQ SOX 816423 TX 75381 Unicorn boys win meet Page 9A JtinW livestock pictures Page li r Braunfels New Texas Five Pages s March i 50 cents stammtiscn Times running out for those wan ting to get some exercise and help Teen Connection at the same The alternative schoolHoster group home and counseling service Is sponsoring a 25mile WalkAThon Saturday ending at Registration is from 7 to 8 that Each entrant will obtain pledges for each mile to be run or Each participant will receive a certificate arid trophies will be awarded to the lop Its a good so get on those athletic JSpeaktng of good New Braunfels Christian Academy is hosting a JogAThon on Friday at the park near the health department on Corrial teachers and friends are invited to help raise money for the privately funded school which is re building at 995 Mission Hills Participants in the run have been seeking Individuals to sponsor them as they walk or jog around a measured The sponsor In return pledges an amount for each lap Persons Interested may call the Academy at 6296222 or William Blackmon at New Braunfels Marchund Wundergruppe will meet Tuesday at at the American Legion speaker will be Heinz presentation OT the Volksportmg More for goodness Theres another forum planned for potential members of New Braunfels City Council The New Braunfels Chapter of the American Association of University Women is sponsoring a forum at Wednesday in the lobby of the Civic Center Each candidate will have an opportunity to speak and to answer pertinent questions The public is welcome and en courage to become more informed about the nine candidates for three atlarge seats on council Smokers will gel incentive to slop smoking during the FreshStart Clinic cosponsored by New Braunfels ISO Community Educa tion and the American Cancer Society The clinic will be on Tuesdays March March and April 7 from 30 to pm at the McKenna Memorial Hospital classroom on Garza Street The clinic is free After participants at tend the maybe they should try some of this walking and runn ing to get even more in shape For some New Braunfels High School Silver and Blue Bands will present their spring concert on Tuesday at p m In the New Braunfels High School Auditorium The concert is free and the public is Mostly cloudy skiesf are in store again but it will be with a high in the upper 70s and a southeast wind near 15 mph Theres also a 20 percent chance of rain which will increase to i 40 percent chance tonight some possible severe NighV skies will be cloudy with a in tfte upper Monday fee partly cloudy with lyn the mid The Mgny CROSS WQRP A OPINIONS County plans Showman to hand over area landfill ByDAVIDMAY Staff Writer Unlike the which has decided not to accept proposals for privatiza tion of sanitation there is no turning back on a proposal from a private waste management firm to purchase or lease the citycounty Were going through with said County Judge Fred Clark late last week following a meeting of the Comal County Solid Waste Control The board accepted proposals from BrowningFerris Industries and Waste Management There is no turning Clark BFIs proposal was for a lease while Waste Manage ment submitted a proposal for outright purchase of the Other details of the proposals were not The board which includes Precinct 3 County Commissioner Lorenzo Camarillo and New Braunfels City Manager Joe Michie requested the firms submit pro posals by next Thursday for both leasing and purchasing Since submissions from those in terested are in the form of proposals the board is allowed to accept whichever package it Representatives of both firms presented similar slide presentations to the board The board would not commit to a preference for either a lease agreement or outright purchase of the Michie said he wooid discuss theiiriaiter vrfOTcUy council before making any Clark said the move is necessary because the board is not satisfied with the present operations of the landfill due to management and potential We are at the point where we need to make a Clark Both firms said they would retain the seven present employees of the landfill If they passed company physicals and other criteria such as drug testing PageZA Little among jurys 21 indictments Dozens of area young people participated in this years Comal County Junior Livestock Show and Sale Friday and Sammy a 4H received this belt buckle for Junior Steer To wind up the a horse show begins at this morning at the Sheriffs Posse Arena For more turn to page 1B and watch for Tuesdays edition of the which will carry even more photographs of the Photo by Leslie ByDAVIDMAY Staff Writer The Comal County grand jury on Wednesday returned 21 indictments against 17 individuals in the longest ever grand jury session The jury which included the return of an indictment against a 19yearold man accused of sexual lasted until Of the 21 six were Three other felony charges were reduced to misdemeanors and handed over to the county Three cases were nobilled by the Eric Phillip Rivers was indicted on charges of sexual assault in connec tion with an incident in which an 18 yearold woman was assaulted while at a party on the citys north side That party was reportedly attended by as many as 50 local Rivers was arrested by New Braunfels police 8 and remains in Comal County jail in lieu of a bond on a motion to revoke his probation on an earlier forgery con The grand jury returned an indict ment against Leonard Earl of Universal on a charge of ag gravated robbery with a deadly according to Univer police has multiple per is one of twosuspects in the 18 holdup of a couple and their grandson at gunpoint in their residence in the 700 block of Star The three victims were reportedly tied up by two masked gunmen who loaded the familys car with numerous items including jewelry and a pet The car was later recovered near a subdivision off FM Little was charged in a 29 and was transferred here from Colorado He remains in county jail in lieu of a The grand jury also returned an in dictment against Eddie also known as Eddie on a charge of aggravated Cabello is one of two suspects in the 8 armed holdup of a convenience store at terstate 35 and Walnut Avenue in which a clerk was shot in the back while fleeing the The who was left to die in the stores later recovered from the Cabello was charged 11 and transferred here from Nueces Coun He remains in county jail on a Other indictments returned includ ed William Douglas Mosher on an assault charge stemming from an in cident Arrested the next he remains in jail on a Thomas William Otterpohl on a charge of attempted murder in a 12 Arrested the same he remains in jail on a Jimmy Wayne Powell for the 20 burglary of a business located at Loop 337 and Texas Arrested 29 and in jail on a Four indictments returned against John Michael Nobles and Martin Ray Theiss on charges of burglary of a residence and unauthorized use a mplor vehicle on Both were arrested the same day and remain in jail oh bonds of for the burglary charge and for the motor vehicle Separate indictments against Juan Mireles and Oscar Alvarez for the 25 burglaryof a Both were arrested the same day and remain in jail on bonds Jesus Christopher Epps for the 24 burglary of a store in the 900 block of Interstate Arrested the same day and remains in jail in lieu See Page2A Crime w Officer aiming prevention program at record crime By DAVID MAY Staff Writer While New Braunfels has 17 organized crime watch neighborhoods they are not in areas where they are needed Those established could also be more successful in preventing the most common offenses here namely burglaries and thefts according to New Braunfels crime prevention officer Martin a certified crime prevention specialist with the New Braunfels Police said 1987 is on its way to becom ing a record year for the number of burglaries and To help reduce the Mayer is offer ing suggestions all citizens can easily utilize to decrease their chances of becoming the victim of a burglary or theft According to statistics recently New Braunfels police through February have responded to 86 burglary 101 larceny thefts and five motor vehicle Eightysix burglaries is a record for the first two months of any year Mayer Keys to decreasing the chances of becoming a victim are education and preven Its going to be a record year for burglaries and thefts if we dont do Mayer said Ill take some of the blame There are things 1 know 1 can do to help better organize and keep our neighborhood watch programs There just arent enough hours in a day to initiate those Mayer said current neighborhood watch pro grams here are moderately but most are not reaching goals set for reducing Those goals include reducing crime in neighborhoods by 50 increasing by 200 percent the number of incidents reported by and actively engaging 75 percent of See Page 2A McQueeney fire vounteers cover a large area Tnis is the second in a series ol in formational reports on volunteer fire departments in Comal and Guadalupe Tne herald Zeitwg is offering these logistical sketches to help oiir readers become aware Q the departments and their MeQueeney VFO Personnel President Joe Ward Vice Gerald Blume Secretary JohnStallman Treasurer Kenneth Witten Fire Chief GvyWetoon Asst Chief Chuck Hoagland Captajn Company 1 Pelroy York Capiajn Company 2 Joe Ward Captain Fire Police Harold Publicity Active Members A G G Cindy M 4 8 MirUa S 4 MysUfc w ari Weidm K P Untt brand new oaj gi and has Just been refur bisned to seryiess and materials donated by ggmmmltv
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