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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 29, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas                                Buffaloes crucial faceoff Page 10 New Braunfels 210 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS 377800 Zeitung BOO 5126259144 Thursday October 1987 25 Cents One 16 Pages Vera former owner of Braunfels we reported yesterday intended to devote more time to church and family after selling her photography business to Lynn Glenewinkel of corrects he handwritten part of the press release have come out as saying Vera will devote more of her time to devote more time to China Things gift shop in Linda Shopping Shaws other business in New The Wurstfest documentary aired on KLRNTV last Thursday will be shown again 1 at 5 KLRNTV is a San Antonio based station and us the public broadcasting that is Channel cable Channel 6 in New New with its thousands of beautiful must be like heaven to the millions of web worms that infest them A couple of days Julia a reUred schoolteacher who resides on West Mill brought Harold a sack full of the little suckers She said she had picked up nearly individual nests from her yard in the past several weeks Shes been busily gathering the placing them in bags and killing them by using Sevin The commonly known as Web begin colonizing and destroying a trees foliage in the spring persist late into the Barron would like for people with similar plights to gather the ntsls and destroy the worms and their hatching eggs so as to hopefully mitigate problems next spring and that people might lake better preventive 1 wish everybody would pitch she said 1 believe if everybody would destroy the nests now we wouldnt have such a problem next year Comal County Agricultural tension Agent Scott Durham said it was a little late in the year to spend any money to control or destroy the worms since we are likely wviks away from the seasons first freeze which will defoliate trees and temporarily rid us of the Durham rioted earls spring is the time to spray and said fall problems normally begin around He mentioned a couple of pesticides thai are effective in controlling web worms but Harold is unable to pronounce much less spell thfin Harold said axle or bearing grease applied around he trunk of i tree prevents the worms from climbing Some greases dry over the course of several weeks or months and so fresh grease has to be applied Harold points out that tins method is both cheap and quick in control inn the which is why he likts sunny weather is in store for the beginning of but its not yet real clear if that will hold up through the weekend Todays forecast called for sunny afternoon and a high around 84 degrees and southerly winds near 15 Tonight will be cool with a low of for early morning clouds Friday but temps to warm again into the mid There is a small chance of rain for sometime possibly late Saturday or The Menu Healthy treats Pending Bexar County action Leonard Little headed for TDC Maty Lou Comal County Health Department dons Halloween regalia to offer wisdom about the treats involved in the observance while offering immunijalions at the countys health unit During this Erben offers children being immunised examples of healthy treats instead of sugar and other Erben is suggesting fruit such as oranges donated by supermarket and novelties such as balloons and as well as other small The promotion for healthy treats continues through this The children pictured are Devin and Amanda Photo by Deryl Clark By DAVID MAY Staff Writer Bexar County District Attorneys chief of felony intake said today their office will seek to remand convicted felon and mental hospital escapee Leonard Earl Little to His sister and legal Janie said she would not contest a prison sentence for her mentally ill brother because she is tired of fighting the mental health system and seeing the system fail Little remains in Bexar County jail on aggravated stolen vehicle charges and has bonds totaling He is also being held without bond on a warrant from Texas Department of Corrections for parole He was arrested 11 in San Antonio after having escaped from San Antonio State Hospital three weeks earlier and eluding police and who was frantically looking for He was transferred to SASH from Rusk State Hospital where he was on a court order from Comal County for a 90day evaluation We will follow the letter of the said Ed Coffey of the DAs office in San Little is awaiting grand jury action on his most recent He has a 1986 aggravated robbery conviction in Bexar County and faces similar charges He also has burglary charges pending in Colorado It is still very early in his said The court order from Comal County may have a bearing on his case but that will have to be handled by his defense Comal County prosecutor William Schroeder was to have recommended a prison sentence for since he said it was apparent mental health institutions were unable to keep of Universal has escaped from SASH on several according to his I was said DuPlantis in a It is still very early in his The court order from Comal County may have a bearing on his case but that will have to be handled by his defense Ed Coffey The whole system has tailed Ive been down this road for so The state has the resources and facilities to help these people but they Janie DuPlantis recent interview with the Herald Zeitung I thought 1 could get help for him but time is running out on As his legal DuPlantis has actively sought for several years psychiatric care and treatment for Little through the The whole system has failed she wearily Ive been down this road for so The state has the resources and facilities to help these people but they Little has been diagnosed as suf fering from multiple personalities and schizophrenia as well as organic mental The people I have come in contact with see the problems but they just ignore said No one has ever tried to solve his problems and now hes a problem to She although it is probably not in his best she feels her brother should be sent to prison and hopefully placed in a psychiatric ward She that prison life would be hard on him and that it may lead to DuPlantis was concerned when Little was sent to SASH and she asked officials there not to grant him special privileges because he would likely as he had done After his latest a private investigator was hired to try and find DuPlantis and a friend were with Little when he was arrested by an undercover officer who spotted the car Little was driving and recognized it as being reported After finding DuPlantis said she was in the process of returning him to He was arrested only a few blocks from the Uttle had been transferred from Rusk after a Manifest Danger Review Board there determined Little not to be a potential Commenting on why Little had been in so much trouble with the DuPlantis said The only people who will associate with him are scum and they dont want anything to do with him unless they can use Record 3 ballot faces Texans Parimutuel state financing for a Super collider project are while Comal Countians will vote on a water recreation district Comal Countians will go to the polls 3 to decide thefates of 25 constitutional two state1 referenda and two local option It is the largest amendments election in the history of the stales Comal County is one of sixty counties to add parinmluet wagering as a local The question is also before voters statewide as a referendum and must pass statewide before local option can be County voters will also decide whether to create a much publicized Comal County Water Oriented Itetreation District in a large unincorporated portion of the county that would ultimately levy user fees to offset general fund costs and improve services relating to law emergency litter control and road im among other Amendment if would have a direct effect on many county residents It would allow for the creation of emergency services similar to rural fire prevention districts currently allowed by state Residents within a defined area could petition commissioners court for an election to create such a district that could levy as much as 10 cents in ad valorem taxes to fund fire and ambulance If Canyon lake Volunteer Fire Department is considering such a move or creating a fire prevention district using its allowable 3cent An addresses increasing levies assessed rural fire prevention but pertains only to those districts located wholly or partly in a county of population or The referendum and local option questions will appear on the ballots as follow Amendment 1 The constitutional amendment to provide for the surety of a grain warehouse fund to be established by the grain industry for the protection of fanners and depositors of grain in public warehouse Amendment 2 The constitutional amendment to raise the maximum property tax rate that may be adopted by certain rural fire prevention but only if approved by the districts Ametdmeat 3 The constitutional amendment to limit school tax increases on the residence of a homestead of the surviving spouse of an elderly person if the surviving spouse is at least 55 years of AMeadMeat 4 The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide assistance to en courage economic development in the AamtaoU 5 The constitutional amendment authorizing agreements between the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation and the Texas Turnpike Authority and the governing bodies of counties with a population of more than adjoining and cities and districts located in those counties to aid Comal County voting precincts on Page 2 toll and toll bridges by guaranteeing bonds issued by the Texas Turnpike Amendment The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for state financing of the development and production of Texas products and AMeadmeat 7 The constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance certain local public AmeadMeat The constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for projects relating to corrections institutions and mental health and mental retardation The constitutional amendment to provide that a member of the legislature is eligible to be elected or appointed and to serve in a different state gflke but may not receive an increase in compensation granted to that office during the legislative term to which he was Amendment 11 The constitutional amendment providing for voting for the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property that is located in the state for only a short period of Amendment 12 The constitutional amendment permitting spouses to hold community property with right of Amendment 13 The constitutional amendment to allow for the creation and by of special districts to provide emergency ser Amendment 14 The constitutional amendment giving the state a limited right to appeal in criminal Aawadmeat 15 The constitutional amendment to provide for the abolition of the office of treasurer in and Nueces Aateadateat 1C The constitutional amendment providing that certain justice precincts may contain more than one justice of the peace AneadBttat 17 The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to define for all purposes the governmental and proprietary functions of a The constitutional amendment to allow the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain personal property art held or used for the production of The constitutional amendment relating to the operation iad financing of jail SM 2   

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