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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 31, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas New Texas Weather WalMart Water Watch Comal 444 cfs up 6 Canyon Lake cfs down 43 Canyon Lake efs up 100 Canyon Lake down Edwards down Because 6 the high lake Cranes Mill Canyon Park and Comal Park aiitf all Corp of Engineers boat ramps are County boat ramps are not bwf betting is considered dangerous because ot floating and submerged Forecast SOUTH TEXAS Fair to partly cloudy days and mostly clear at night through Widely scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers mainly over Southeast Texas and the mid and lower coastal plains Highs Saturday in the Lows tonight in the 70s except near 80 coast and mid and upper 60s Hill WEST TEXAS Widely scat tered afternoon and evening thunderstorms far Elsewhere mostly sunny warm days and clear mild Highs mainly in the mid 90s except near 100 along the Rio Lows in the lower 60s southwest moun tains otherwise lows in the upper 60s and lower NORTH TEXAS Widely scat tered afternoon and evening thunderstorms east and southeast through mostly fair re mainder of Hot days and mild at Highs Saturday 96 to Lows tonight 73 to Extended Forecast SundayTuesday SOUTH TEXAS Partly cloudy with hot afternoons and mild at night through Little or no rain is Lows in the 70s to near 80 along the coastal plains and highs in the WEST TEXAS Isolated thunderstorms other wise mostly fair Sunday through Tuesday with little change in Panhandle and South Plains lows upper highs Permian Basin and Far West lows upper highs Concho Valley lows lower highs upper Big Bend lows lower 60s mountains to lower 70s highs 80s mountains to near 100 to 103 along the Rio NORTH TEXAS Hot days with no significant rainfall expected Sunday through Lows In the mMto upper Highs M to Texas Weather A ridge of high pressure over the central United States con tinued to dominate Texas weather this keeping skies clear over virtually all the the National Weather Service The only active weather in the state was a lone thundershower in East Texas near Luf Temperatures this morning were on the warm side after a hot afternoon and Temperatures were mostly in the middle and upper 70s with a few 60s in the Extremes at 4 were 57 degrees at Marfa in West Texas to 82 at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Other early morning temperatures around the state in cluded 67 at 79 at Wichita 76 at Austin and San 73 at Corpus 75 at 76 at 72 at San Angelo and 65 at Midland and 73 at El Light southerly winds breezed across the state at speeds of 5 to 10 The hot Texas summer is going to continue with sunny skies today and fair skies the weather service There is a slight chance of scattered thunder showers in West Texas and in East texas this Highs were to be in the 90s with some 100s in North Texas and along the Rio Lows tonight will be in the 70s with 60s in the west and the Obituaries Linda Hillert Terrell Graveside services for Linda Hillert Terrell of Route Box Burleson will be at 10 Friday at San Geromino Cemetery in died July 29 at Fireside Lodge Nursing Home in Terrell was a former New Braunfels She is survived by one Pauline Seay of San Antonio two John Terrell of Fort Worth and Henry Terrell of Corpus Christi and five grand Services are under the direction of Doeppenschmidt Funeral There will be no public Cl inton F Naegelin Pat Private graveside services for Clinton Pat Naegelin of Li will be at 1 Friday at Guadalupe Valley Memorial died July 24 at his Naegelin was the son of Clinton and Margaret Naegelin of New His parents were the founders of Naegelin Naegelin was senior vice president of administration for the Signature Group Division of Montgomery He was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church in Naper Survivors include his Flolyn Naegelin of Lisle one Clinton Naegelin one Nancy Ann Moore of Glenrose and one Lanny Dean Naegelin of San Memorials may be made to the Nor thwest Hospital Oncology Unit care of John Merrill or Hospice of Dupage or Grace United Methodist Church of Services were under the direction of Doeppenschmidt Funeral Births McKenna Memorial Hospital Linda and Robert Daughtrey Route Box 12 ouncegirl July out of town and Doug Kimze of San Marcos girl in Seguin July Tim and Sharlene Fey of Route Box New Braunfels 7 ounce girl July 30 at Northeast Bap tist Hospital in San Mater nal grandparents are and Clifton Sahm of New Braunfels and paternal grandparents are and Fey of San Public Records Pols QaJvaja and Leobardo Qw Anita Vaiedez and Juan Doroteo Pit trie CivHFilinis Nowsco Production suit on Mary Elisabeth Cophran and John Aaron and EMU Mae y fit rfe Joann Spradling and Ruben QuintaniJUa aJiascapias JUtfif stewtrt consider first reading of ah or dinance de annexing a ioofdtjt stf ip oflahd new dwned by Also set for that heating will be the second reading of the ordinance establishing a reinvestment zone for commercial and industrial tax abate Industrial committee chairman John Chunn praised city and county government business and civic groups as well as all others in volved in the efforts to bring the Wal Mart center to New Chamber of Commerce Executive Vicepresident Tom Purdurn pointed out WatMart already has paid the ci Comal ISO and the county in rollback While under Its agricultural the property was generating a total of per year ih ad vaWfem Pufdum There has already been an in crease in taxes rather than a as reported by said the chambef The distribution once in will serve about 140 stores dally and has a construction tag of It will create some 300 jobs immediately and about 630 in two Future plans for expan sion would provide even more employee Economists estimate the new facility will inject some million annually Into the Continued from Page 1A Solms Park Tube Chute at no extra cost and also eliminates the 25cent surcharge to season pass holders us ing either Landa Park or Olympic In other council by unanimous acclamation ap pointed Margaret Fields to fill an unexpired term on the Historic Land mark Her term is set to end April The post opened following the recent resignation of Wilton WarneckeJr approved a contractors license for Edward Mullins doing business as Mullins Roofing and Painting at Canyon Applica tion for such permits are handled by the citys Planning and Environmen tal Development Police issue warning a bout purse thefts Juan Ramirez works at Texas Department of Human Resources offices in New Braunfels as part of the Alamo Area Council of Governments summer youth employment Photo by Deryl Clark New Braunfels Police department officials are asking citizens to take precautions to keep from becoming the next victim of purse thieves hit ting unlocked automobiles in the area primarily around New Braunfels Middle Crime Prevention Officer Martin Mayer said They are ac tively working that Victims are gone for four or five minutes and find their purses He said police have investigated numerous similar reports in the past several days in the areas of Guenther and Coll as well as residen tial areas between West San Antonio Streets and 81 Mayer said it appears juveniles on bicycles are working the area during afternoons and early The thieves will grab the then go quickly around a corner and ransack the taking what they want and leaving the rest said Similar reports are also seen on weekends in the area of Prince Solms Park and Schlitterbahn where police officers will occasionally observe a juvenile on a bike in the act of burglarizing a Two weeKenas one such male juvenile was apprehended and charg ed with attempted burglary in the block of North Liberty Mayer said citizens should take the time and remember to take valuables with them and lock their even if they are only going to be out of their vehicle for a short Jobs Continued from Page 1A and have work Par ticipants in the program must be planning to continue their education in the she The 17 local organizations that hired the youths for the sevenweek program made a big commitment toward continuing the students Instead of simply putting the teenagers to the organiza tions had to provide continuous education for the San chez They must be willing to work with the youths and provide a learning they the organizations are responsible for she Sanchez said about 50 local teen agers applied to participate in the job Of she most were eliminated because cither they Officials urging cooperation in delivery of social services By SARAH DUKE Staff Writer A representative from the Com munity Council of South Central Texas pleaded with local social ser vices organizations Thursday to coordinate efforts to better serve the needy people of Comal If we dont coordinate and we dont were just spinning our said Sonya Mattice of She addressed represen tatives of several local organizations gathered to discuss improving food distribution in the Although about 15 persons attended the food resources some local organizations involved with ser ving families did not send With a current Comal County unemployment rate of 6 Mattice said this is a crucial time for service agencies to work together to serve as many persons as She added that the unemployment rate is a bit deceptive because it does not consider persons who have been without work for several Barbara who heads media and resource management for the San Antonio Food said it is impossible to estimate how many eligible persons do not receive their share of the tons of food available to needy Part of what were trying to do is let the community know were Brodeur adding that the food bank serves nine counties in Central and South Texas including Comal Local service agencies such as the community council distribute food from the food We know there are families who move in with other families and dont ask for help and there are people with so much pride they would never And then there are people who dont know were she The current shaky Texas economy is keeping the food bank Brodeur said the number of persons getting food from agencies distributing food bank food peaked in She characterized the newest food bank recipients as the states new those recently Brodeur said the food bank receives much of its food from manufacturers and from the United States Department of Stores such as HEB donate edible food that cannot be sold such as food in dented Lupe with the local com munity council said the roughly 15 people at Thursdays meeting represented different chur ches and social service agencies in terested in helping feed the local She added that next and the first Friday of every even had dropped out of school or their families did not meet the income Only one teen dropped out of the program once it began Par ticipants age 14 and 15 worked 200 hours while in the program and 16 and 17ycarokls worked 240 hours All participants received minimum an Last we had one ipartci pant who worked at McKcnna Memorial and they hired him on and he works parttime at the Sanchez She added that the hospital has asked one of this sum mers participants to continue as a parttime employee Thats really good because I think theyve learned from the Possibly the most important things the program teaches are maturity and Sanchez For a 14or 15yearold to be respon sible enough to call in when hes go ing to be thats pretty basic job she adding that such behavior demonstrates a significant understanding of responsibility i The works because of the cooperation of the people Its a lot of responsibility to talk to a H or numbered representatives of local organizations will meet to discuss their services and how they can work together to serve local 15yearold and she said teach them job Sanchez said most o the program participants had clerical or custodial jobs NBU trustees okay million hydro construction bid Police Report A theft Thursday evening of an undetermined amount of motor oil was reported at an automotive shop in the 1400 block of South Seguin Police Thursday evening ar rested Timothy Ray of Canyon Lake on Class C theft The man was accused of shoplifting a package of hair valued at from discount store in the 1100 block of Interstate 35 Tfef ft of property valued at fisg was reported Thursday at a residence in the m block of was reported A woman had her purse con taining cash stolen from her car Thursday afternoon near Butcher and Magazine Theft of a license plate was reported in a parking lot along 135 Thursday Police early Friday morning responded to a report of family violence in the 400 block of East Commjwi No injuries or ar rests were with information tfiflf f rimt ifftpetrf 4W Burglary of a motor was reported Thursday to a parking lot in block of West San AJI toow Also on Thujsdjy aj sjme bicycle valued at ilftfiy rime Mf to jfl is m ftrwi Mi trim iwv f BY SARAH DUKE Staff Writer The New Braunfels Utilities Board of Trustees Thursday approved a bid of Just less than million for the civil construction work on the Ca nyon Dam hydroelectric generating Trustee Robert who made the motion to approve the It sounds like the pieces are falling into place for the project that has been on the drawing board since John general manager of the GuadalupeBlanco River Authori told the board he expects con struction to begin on the project by A ground breaking ceremony Is tentatively set for 12 at 4 The million civil construc tion contract was awarded to The although more than higher than the original engineers was some less than lowest bid con sidered in May when NBU and GBRA officials decided to change re quirements and rebid the construc tion who balked at the high bids in sajd Thursday that he hopes the project will move on Regarding the incorrect engineers NBU General Manager Bob Sohn said there are 3 lot of things we know now that we didnt know Sohn sajio that with the approval of the civil construction the bulk of the costs Of the hydroelectric facility have been pinned The newest cost estimate for project is f mjJJioa he The project wyj be by the river authority and provide pAjwer to New added thajt he GlftA of ficials have been working to contact the manager of the Pedernales Elec tric Cooperative so the two entities can cooperate to transmit power from the proposed Canyon Dam plant to New Braunfels Me said NBU would prefer to use existing PEC transmission lines rather than construct new lines from the power Specht said the Army Corps of Engineers has granted final approval of the generating plants We are in the process of getting the paperwork back and he said The plant will be constructed on corps We are still working with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on the flow that is the continuous release and the amount of water to be pumped over the FERC has required a minimum release from the something that previously did not The commis sion also has required more water be pumped over the dam during con struction that GBRA The river authority has requested lhat the requirements be Specht said we have a very good chance of having the requirements FERC officials said earlier this week that the minimum flow is a standard requirement but the com mission is considering the river authoritys There is some sort of minimum flow requirement with all licenses that are a FERC spokesperson FERC officials a m eybic feet per second minimum release re quirement on the recommendation of the and Wildlife fish and wUdJife sjryigf recojn mended the release to fcr iteb in
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