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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 13, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas                                New Texas December Weather Water Watch Comal Canyon Lake cfs up 6 Canyon Lake cfs up Canyon Lake up 08 Edwards same At the request of the Guadalupe Blanco River the dam gates are closed and GBRA has begun pumping water over the dam through its newly constructed The Corps of Engineers office at Canyon Dam is an official collection point for recyclable aluminum cans donated to help save the Battleship a veteran of two World Wars that is now rusting away in Take beverage cans to the corps office between 8 and Monday through For more call Forecasts SOUTH TEXAS in creasing chance of showers most sections Sunday and Sunday chance of thunder showers Highs 60s north to 70s Lows near 50 north to near 60 with near 40 Hill NORTH TEXAS Cloudy through Monday with an increas ing chance of rain and a few Highs lower 50s northwest to mid60s overnight lows mid40s west to near 60 WEST TEXAS Winter storm watch Panhandle Sunday night and Mostly cloudy Sun Chance of snow north in creasing Sunday through possibly heavy Panhandle Sunday night and Chance rain Sunday through Monday possible snow northern mountains Sunday night and Highs Sunday 25 Panhandle to 54 Big overnight lows 19 Panhan dle to 39 Big Highs Munday 23 Panhandle to 49 Big PORT ARTHUR TO PORT OCONNOR Wind becoming east near 15 seas 4 to 6 feet Sun day with widely scattered showers Southeast wind 15 to 20 seas 5 to 7 feet with scattered thundershowers Sunday PORT OCONNOR TO BROWNSVILLE Wind becoming southeast near 15 stronger and gusty near seas 5 to 7 feet Dense fog near shore occasional morning drizzle with widely scattered afternoon Southeast wind 15 to 20 seas 5 to 7 feet with scattered showers Sunday Extended Forecasts TuesdayThursday SOUTH TEXAS Partly cloudy Tuesday becoming mostly cloudy Wednesday through Thursday with little or no precipitation ex Cool Tuesday a little warmer Wednesday and Thurs Highs Tuesday upper 50s to mid60s south overnight lows low 30s Hill upper 30s to low 40s central and southeast to low 50s Highs Wednesday and Thursday 60s except a few 70s south overnight lows upper 30s Hill mid40s central and southeast and mid50s NORTH TEXAS A chance of rain and thunderstorms Tuesday and again Highs upper 30s to upper lows low 30s to low 40s Tuesday cooling to upper 20s to mid30s by WEST TEXAS Mostly cloudy with cold nights and slowly warm ing days Tuesday through Thurs Chance of rain or rain mixed with snow south Tuesday and rain or rain mixed with snow most areas Wednesday and N B 1 S D bond election resu ballots Lone Star Trustee District Seele Trustee District NB Middle Trustee Lamar Trustee District NBHigh Trustee Election Bid Continued from Page 1A budgeted funds in the Social Security The task of restoring the cour thouse was not included in the bond package for the recently completed interior County Judge Fred Clark said it was not necessary to rebid the pro ject to include the repainting of the jail windows because the specifica tions were not being Bond is to report to the court Mon day as to what National Restoration estimates those additional costs to and the court will decide whether to seek an alternative contractor for that Commissioner Jumbo Evans noted the project detailed more extensive work than originally Commissioner Lorenzo Yankee Camarillo Perhaps the low bid as not as bad as we We need some pretty profes sional people to do this Because the courthouse is a designated historical the specifications were written in adherence to the states Historical Landmark Commission Clark also noted that the cleaning and restoration of the courthouse was not purely for aesthetic but also for maintenance to prevent deterioration of the Continued from Page 1A want answers to questions regarding services and operational costs of a ci ty and are concerned about Many agreed with comments that organizational efforts by an in corporation committee was con ducted largely in A lot of people think were trying to ram something down their but were said Richard a member of the organizational com Were in a discussion period right We dont know that were but we feel we The main thing is to get it in front of the peo The proposed area includes about 8 square miles of a population of approximately nearly 60 subdivisions and more than 200 miles of county maintained According to one a tax base of some million Bill Simpson said he is for in corporation because he believes the community should control its not someone down the He said if it appeared a large tax rate would be required or he too would be opposed to the I dont want to pay any more Simpson In we feel that as long as we dont assess the county will continue to pro vide us with the services we are cur rently receiving at no extra I dont think they will drop County Commissioners have said they intend to consider a resolution two to three weeks prior to the elec tion regarding entering into con tracts with the city should incorpora tion prove successful including are skep tical of such action by the court prior Center Continued from Page 1A We want to work with the city to better the city and to reduce van dalism and give the kids something to he Theyre nice All they need is an opportunity to prove Torres said while a small group of boys shot baskets in the centers basketball The students at New Braunfels Middle said they live in the neighborhood and they like having a place to go and something to do after Torres said that when the center opened in about seven boys turned out he about 30 boys use the At least one of the boys has even offered to pay to keep the center he Were not trying to force them to come to our church but we want them to know there is something else that can help them in life and thats Jesus The youth leader added that he isnt trying to pressure the youth toward but wants them to have a safe and friendly place to He added that the open every day except Sunday and is open to families throughout the ci ty who would like to participate in ac tivities He said he would like to organize basketball and volleyball tour naments involving the community Torres said he would like the center to become a family recreation Were going to try to make something of but we need he The center could use weights and other exercise and recreation Torres added Persons interested in donating equipment can take it to the center between 9 and mCKOBYnNISHED 4PIECE BEDBOOM COUNTRY CASUAL CHARM iiir Action by Lane Recliners Save to Prices Start at 299 McKeehan Recliners Priotf Start 189 Fteldstone By I 572900 DRESSER MIRROR Price Velvet Antron Floral Cover 2 Piece Set Mattress to the Absentee balloting is scheduled to begin at the courthouse 28 and continue through Maintenance and construction of law fire and am bulance service and public health such as the areas pre sent septic are the primary topics of Commissioner Clyde Jacobs has said he is concern ed about what services the city would want to maintain and which they would want to contract Simpson said he envisions the town hiring an elected marshal and pro viding him with salary and benefits to enhance local law He said those costs could be amoritized through utility franchise By election of a mayor and a town council would be required by urging voters to turn down the said he believes that not even San Antonio would be interested in annexing Canyon Lake into its city limits because it would require ex pending millions of dollars to install a water and septic He did that inclusion into its KTJ in the future is a possibility Putting in a sewer system would te Simpson agreed It would cost millions and millions of 1 think we need to vote this down and set up a task force to gather the information we need to make a deci Zwald Simpson drew jeers after Zwald and Jake president of Canyon Springs alleged that meetings by the organizational committee were he admitted 1 think we did a terrible job of let ting the people know about in corporation 1 found out about it through com missioners Jessup said Thats a hell of away to find Simpson drew more jeers and com ments such 1 when he 1 dont think it will cost us anything the first year If we dont have ad valorem we wont have to pay i more than county taxes for police protection and roads One area Betty Jo said that while she is presently opposed to the H is time for the citizens to open their minds and seriouslv consider the issues on both We dont want to make the people who are for it sound like she We should think about it and not sit around with our heads in the We dont want to turn around and have someone else control our Harry referring to what he termed a growing number of vacant homes in the Most of the people here are retired and moved here to enjoy You raise the tax base and you will see what is known as a ghost town in Canyon Real estate broker Rich who said he wasnt selling property in the lake but rather a way of urged the voters to oppose the pro 1 would suggest all of those stories about other cities taking us in are a bunch of scare he said 1 say we vote this thing down and look at five years from now Incorporation will be the topic of discussion at two scheduled meetings The incorporation commit tee will meet at at Lakeside Cafe on FM 2673 in Slarlzville and the Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce will meet at two doors down from its offices in Saltier NBISD Continued from Page A limit of 22 students 1 dont think people have ever worked any harder than they did on Bradberry said about the numtKT of teachers ami parents who manned phone banks continuously Saturday encouraging patrons to vote he a number o teachers spent their own time discussing the bond issue with the students When you put that together with a real conservative bond I think thats what did it he said Christmas Sale All and VCRs on Sale RCA 19 Color TV 219 GEVCR 100 channel 4 14 day special ef fects H func wireless remote 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