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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 4, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Rangers Astros New Braunfels New Texas E Stammtisch Community Band and Sweet Adeline Chorus will be featured dur ing tonights Concert in the Park at Landa The Community led by Arlen plays patriotic marches and Sweet Adelines is a Texas Star Chorus from New The group has been selected to sing at the Texas Special Olympics this The concert will begin at 7 and end around Concerts in the Park are held every other Thursday and are sponsored by New Braunfels Parks and Recrea tion Its also senior citizens so if its not pouring down grab a lawn chair the ground might be too wet for sitting and head on over to Landa For more call the parks office at You can help as a volunteer in the literacy program of the Schertz Public Library which offers free onetopone tutoring for adults 17 and The program reaches to New Braunfels where a tutor is currently working with a student at Dittlinger Memorial Inservice and training are pro vided for those willing to give several hours a wekk to help so meone learn to Can you help If you call Margaret Riley at the Schertz Public 6586038 Wednesday and Friday from 10 to 4 or Guadalupe County Adult Literacy 6581050 You may also call Dittlinger Memorial and leave your name and phone number and someone will get back in touch with New Braunfels Jaycees are being joined by other civic groups and many individuals to help pay for more fireworks for a community Ju ly Fourth The who are not receiving any money from the city for the effort this are definitely going to have a fireworks show now the question is how big a show is it going to be More money more If you want to donate tax write SAVE THE Box New Texas Or call Jaycee President Frank Members of the Waxier and Froelich families will be gathering for the annual reunion Sunday from noon to 5 the Albert Kypfer Hermann Sons Lodge in Clear For more call Lorenz Bading at rain away 109 Zeitimc One 16 Pages Thursday June 1987 25 Cents Jacobs Creek Park on and to considerable extent in Canyon Lake The lake level was expected to rise somewhat before the weekend limiting access to Canyon Lake Marina and other recreational Ar my Corps of Engineers in Fort Worth have ordered releases through the dam limited to mitigate downstream Officials said water would have to be allowed to drain from beneath road surfaces before recreation areas will be reopened Photo by Leslie Kriewaldt Its no big Dam despite By DAVID MAY Staff Writer Though rains have become an almost daily ritual in South Central they have not been abun dant enough to come close to breaching or spilling over Canyon Lake officials said County received more than nine inches of rain in mostly in the latter part of the Additional heavy rains in the first three days of June have caused the lake level to rise enough that dam officials have closed two Outflow rates have been reduced because of the fear of flooding properties But the level is far from threatening any spillover and would likely remain safe even with heavy rains over the next several Dam is doing exactly what it was design ed to said Park Ranger Lee It is con taining the As the lake level at at Can yon hefty rainfall feet and Inflow into the lake was recorded at cubic feet per while the corps was maintaining an outflow of only 100 cubic feet per second to mitigate downstream As of 8 the inflow rate had risen to while the outflow remained at 100 The lake level was and corps officials said the lake level is rising approximately l foot every eight I We are going to keep the releases low until flooding below the danfhas Hart The Army Corps of Engineers district office in Fort Worth assumes control of lake releases from GuadalupeBlanco Riyer Authority when the lake level rises above 909 feet above mean sea known as the conservation pool Once the lake reaches a level of 943 un controlled spilling occurs into a valley that meets the Guadalupe Rivejslightly Hart said that has never The highest lake level See Page 2 Local educators say Legislature may cut schools By SARAH DUKE Staff Writer Weve been in this negative equalization mode since House Bill Campos CISD pays teachers the minimum salaries re quired by the That obviously has hurt us as far as keeping he We are very concerned because I know were not going to get more money from the I just hope we dont lose any said Abel Cam Comal ISOs business That district has lost about million in state funding since House Bill 72 was he That amount translates into about 13 cents on the districts tax the ad ministrator Anything legislators do worries us because were basically a bare bones Weve been on the losing side of state So anything they whether it con cerns kindergarten or career its probably going to hurt he Because of the high property values in the CISD is con sidered among the states wealthy Funds from Comal are used to fund districts with considerably lower property Weve been in this negative equalization mode since House Bill Campos CISD pays teachers the minimum salaries re quired by the That obviously has hurt us as far as keeping teach he The Legislature ended its regular session Monday without touching education funding Those con cerns have been postponed to the special set to start in a few CISD and New Braunfels ISO officials agreed that funding for full day which Bill See Page 2 NBISD offers free job skills courses Outofschool adults looking to ac quire or improve job skills will have an opportunity to take advantage of free vocational education programs to be offered this month by New Braunfels ISO in three areas of job Persons taking the threeweek training courses can learn how to become sales clerks and nursing waitresses and A high school diploma is not re quired to participate and those tak ing the courses may be presently A grant from the Texas Education Agency in the amount of enabled the school district to offer its nocharge Adult Vocational Educa tion Training courses set to begin June To my we are the only school district in the area that has received a grant of this said NBISD vocational director Leland Cox of the firstyear The courses will be taught by local instructors and those completing the courses will receive a certificate from the school Enrollment is currently under way and can be done by calling Cox or Ema Sanchez at the districts administrative of fices at 6206200 during normal business A precourse meeting will be held June 8 at 7 at NBISD Classes will be taught at the high Eden Home for the Faust Hotel and Rositas The times of the classes will be decid ed June depending upon the conve nience of those This is a good community service and we feel like we can do an ex cellent job of said who expects between 60 and 80 per sons to take advantage of the free This would really enhance a persons chances of going to Cox said the courses selected are among the top seven according to regional employers Classes will last two andahalf hours and be held three times a week for the three week One of the benefits of the program is that as a prospective employee you would already possess skills and knowledge needed to begin employ he N B residents respond to disaster While it rained record amounts area residents responded in large numbers to help residents of another city who had lost their homes in a disaster We had fantastic said Houston BpswelJ along with a handful of transported truck loads of household items and food to victims of the Saragosa tor nado last Twgntyiiine people died md 100 more were injured in the high winds that leveled most of the ijj that West Texas My wiff and I couldnt fin anywhere to donate BpsweU gdding Army and Amerieaji Red Cross relief efforts were alj directej tft Those dont hjye cjjrs they hid to drjve Midland get ani thf people hire Bojwejj two trgctortrijler Wf re ffljgjj wttij tang fer thf made We taefc up enougjj sloijjfi Tp4 new sletjfeis io to m m ft sxftototot toi fcsye awteidin svavwa wt an 91 Uf niS lor the What they are needing now is money and furniture and bedding rollaway Boswell Some of the money already donated has been forwarded to two children 4 and 7 years old who lost both parents in the Boswell said Volunteers at the end of May gathered studentdonated non perishable items from the Comal ISp schools and employees from Lacks Furniture Armando Sanchez and Freddy Acevedo helped load heavy items after Boswell Pen Foods in New Braunfels and Country Boys in Saltier served as donation dropoff AtwelJ SehoJJ volunteered his time and Bjen Jarisch drove his full Ken worth tractor tp and Maurice Fjschep of Midex helped put with his imdera Bosweli The few volunteers J had I want fe tfelSfc SU thjffl J a spesjajl te ridjs station for runn to every hour on to Uiere will be w trip sosn as mpjre supplies are needed there and we ire ajsie to leave wore What is left of the city of Saragosa working tQ of popple are in wto houses sJUU WUdJWe Repayment Ple Jujae a mojtel io Uie SUte Recreation tp giys ujp their fpjr tiras pf the Mike Batawrhea said everyone contacted at the Sajn Solomon Springs Courts WPiel so far has been very coppejajtive ajod We ajre refunding tipn vj tfeg fcr a laiey Mont pgoplj I to pui one Ttie Bateojrfcea pajrjj is 12
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