Thursday, May 21, 1987

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 21, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas M053 I 0 2 2 E MICROFILM Dick Motta leaves Page Page 8 New Braunfels New One 20 Pages 99 May 21 25 Cent The Randolph Metrocom Chamber of Commerce is trying to organize a speakers If your club or organization has someone who you feel would be an excellent please contact the Chamber at Canyon High School Stage Band will perform the second Concert in the Park in Landa Park at 7 The summer series features fine performances by area musicians and Admission is of although the CHS band is worth money to New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the The band is under the direction of Bring your lawn chairs and New Braunfels Police Department cautions area residents that a scam ishappening across our fair unscrupulous folks are posing as legitimate businessmen and arranging to sell at ridiculously low prices such electronic devices as video etc If you go for the scallywags ar range a meeting and show up without the They ask you for money and if you give it to them you never see them NBPD advises citizens to use discretion when buying anything under similar circumstances and be sure to inspect merchandise before paying for anyone attempts to perpetrate such a deal with contact the police at 620TIPS or Teen the foster home and alternative school at 1414 San today is opening its spanking new Thrift Shop at the corner of West San Antonio and Mesquite The old thrift as you know if you are a bargain was operated out of an old woodworking shop and storage area behind the Money raised from sales there along with a grant from the Meadows helped Teen Connection build this new which will be a major fundraiser for Teen Connection with all the state and federal funding The old thrift shop will still be open for those wanting extra bargains TC people Oh with this new store are longer hours Monday through Saturday rather than Friday and Saturday only and TC is looking for volunteers to staff the Call 6296571 if you want to volunteer The along with sister the Seguin GazetteEnterprise and television stations and received 1987 Media Awards from the Mental Health Association in recognition of Outstanding Contribu tions to the Mental Health Associa tion and on behalf of Mental Mental health officials in dicated the HeraldZeitwigs award was based on coverge of child abuse issues in Comal The in sidious crimes of child abuse and neglect are something we should all be concerned about and the Comal County Child Welfare along with the Comal County Child Ad vocacy Texas Department of Human Services child protective services and a host of ojther individuals are striving to eliminate this heinous plague on our society and are working to develop tfloeal Emergency Childrens Shelter as a step toward that Two injured in accident Two New Braunfels men were in jured in a twovehicle accident about Wednesday in the 3000 block of Interstate 35 West The accident occurred when a Chevrolet Camaro collided with a passing pickup in the northbound lanes of the Witnesses said that the truck hit the front right side of the car causing the driver of the truck to lose The car was able to move off the road into the median between the in terstate and the northbound access road while the truck rolled from the northbound lane across the median and then across southbound lanes settling next to the frontage Neither the driver of the Miguel nor the Ruben suffered The driver and passenger of the pick up Kelly Prade and Joe both were taken to McKenna Memorial Hospital for treatment of Prade was treated and released Wednesday while McGlothlin was M o mitted for overnight observation and New Braunfels men were released Thursday day after fl injured when this truck rolled over on Interstate 35 West Wednes about Photo by Deryl Clark Long bus ride prompts deannexation requests By SARAH DUKE Staff Writer The prospect of their children having Jo ride a school bus for more than two hours has promp ted a group of Comal ISD parents to request their subdivision be deannexed from the school We want out children to attend the closest said Larry Sommerfield explaining the at tempt to have the subdivision in cluded in the new Wimberley Sommerfields young son will be among the students making the long trip from the Spring Hollow subdivision n Hays County to Mountain Valley School next fall if the deannexation is not students in the sub division leave their homes as ear ly as to catch a bus for he Smithson Valley is 30 away while Wimberley schools are eight miles High school students involved in athletic events frequently dont return home until after 7 Sommerfield The parent said his son will start to kindergarten nxt fall We feel that the children could put their time to more productive uses such as studying rather than riding back and Larry Sommerfield Spring Hollow Subdivision unless changes are the child will have to leave for school before Sommerfield leaves for work in the Thats hard to swallow the thought of him leaving to catch a bus before I go to Were just trying to work within the system to do whats best for the the man told CISD trustees He added that the longer students are on the greater the opportunity for them to be involved in We feel that the children could put their time to more productive uses such as studying rather than riding back and We hope you will not look at the request See LONG Page2 Canyon Lake gets hail and high winds The Canyon Lake which was not included in the Tuesday night thunderstorm and lighting show that struck Comal and Guadalupe coun Vast night was bombarded with hail and high winds in a storm that lasted approximately 30 Canyon Lake Forest rain watcher Fran who lives on the south side of the said her area receiv ed inches of but did have high winds and some hail in the early Rich Lindell of Stonehouse Realty at Potters Creek said his rain guage showed inch of but ad ded that his area received 1V4 inches of It came in he said of the some of which he has stored in his Lindell said the high winds and hail came through his area about 9 A Pedernales Electric Cooperative spokesman said this morning there were some scattered individual power outages and power was out in See Page 2 Israelis adamant against terrorism NB Rotarians hear official encourage preemptive actions By SARAH DUKE Staff Writer The consul general of Israel Wednesday blasted the typical ap proach to dealing with saying western governments should employ preemptive measures against organized terrorists Instead of waiting for the smoking Yoram EytanEttinger addressed the New Braunfels Rotary Clubs Wednesday saying the attack on Libya more than a year ago was the first serious effort to combat interna tional terrorism demonstrated by this country in The United in my has shown the way in dealing with terrorism with the bombing of he told a crowd at Eagles Ettinger said since the at tack on terrorism has subsid ed and tourism has flourished because the giant is not sleeping The Israeli official said the U S government cant wait for the smoking but should pursue known terrorists groups using military Do we want to spend the rest of the century chasing individual gunmen or do want to stop terrorism at the source he We have to put an end to this Following the noon several Rotarians expressed their appreciation for Ettingers beliefs agreeing that the United States needs See Page 2 NB ISD gets biggest franchise tax check flash flood warning is in effect 10 percent chance f more rtlBS today with heavy ratal Md flMJOf High will in ypper with wiAds 19 to 15 Theres 3 m percent of I New Braunfels isp received the largest bank franchise tax allocation of the four local taxing entities with a check issued early this month from the state comptrollers The local school districts payment totaled up slightly more than percent from the same period last May payments from the bank tax were the first in ComaJ County received up percent City of New Braunfels received percent while Comal ISD was sent up 14 percent over last years first State Comptroller Bob Tuesday saisj cheeks totaling mwm to the taxing ifl banks under the state franchise tax for the first time and allocated money from the tax to coun school districts and other local taxing units where the banks are Banks are taxed at the same rate as other Texas bank stocks were subject to local property The Legislature exempted the stocks from property substituting the bank franphise Collections are among local taxing units based on their tax Filing extensions were granted to in Their estimated taxes due are Returns from these banksare due jujie The next bank franchise ajlosalion Wjj in Rainfall totals location t t f f M M 8V MFttrtit Four members of the UT cycling team on an uphill course From Steve Tad DuShun Photo by Deryl ClarK Pedal pushers Cyclists cover hundreds of rain or to keep in oompetitivt shape for intarsQilegiate races dti IU A iy TIM WAITS Staff Writer Everyone at some time has driven along the highways and byways of the country and had to swerve slightly for a group of cyclists on the One of those fearless cyclists tracing on the side of the road may be Tad a sophomore at the University of Texas graduate of New Braunfels tiigl Gilbert is a member of the University of Texas eyeing teanj aftd is in mjdjst of sonxe trawing with ijjs teawnjates for next faJJs A jaunt to college station or Houston is common for Qilbert aad OJJjer pjf the The group often travels from jfcgjfa te New Braunfels to the aUtert wlfte a raeaj waiting sjyerajl bjajty SR I try to put in Wmile Qijhert of UK trying three or owr hpwrs of preparation weekjn4 akftuj