New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, December 20, 1987, Page 2

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

December 20, 1987

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 20, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas New Texas December 1987 Weather Checking the load Water Watch Canyon Lake Canyon Lake cfs up Canyon Lake up the request of the GuadalupeBlanco River the dam gates are closed and GBRA has begun pumping water over the dam through its newly constructed Those pumps were damaged during strong winds Monday GBRA officials are working to repair the damage and return the outflow to its previous The US 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 180064TEXAS Forecasts SOUTH TEXAS Cooler north Saturday Lows Saturday night low 40s north to mid 60s Becoming partly cloudy Sunday with scattered showers Highs Sunday near 60 north to upper 70s NORTH TEXAS Saturday night partly cloudy west and turn ing colder extreme Rain and thunderstorms central and east with a few possibly severe Precipitation ending from west to east during the night with partial Cloudy west Sunday and partly cloudy Colder west and Lows Saturday night 34 northwest to 52 Highs Sunday 45 nor thwest to 68 WEST TEXAS Fair Saturday but colder in the Panhandle late Saturday Partly cloudy and cooler Sunday with widely scattered showers South Plains and Far West and a chance of light snow in the Lows Saturday night mid 20s Panhandle and otherwise Highs Sunday mid 30s Panhandle with 40s to lower 50s elsewhere ex cept to mid 70s along the Big Bend of the Rio Extended Forecasts SOUTH TEXAS Chance of rain central and southeast Decreasing cloudiness a little cooler Monday becoming partly cloudy Tuesday through Wednes day a little Lows Monday in the low to mid 40s to the mid 50s south and coastal Highs in the Lows Tuesday and Wednesday in mid and upper 40s to the low 60s south and coastal Highs in the mid and up per 60s to low and mid 70s south except upper 60s along the upper NORTH TEXAS Partly cloudv with no precipitation expected Cool Monday and a little warmer Lows in the Highs Monday and Tuesday in the Highs Wednesday in the upper 50s to mid WEST TEXAS Fair Monday and Partly cloudy north and continued fair south Wednes Warmer east of mountains Monday and Cooler north highs mid 40s to mid Lows in the South highs in the Lows in the Permian highs mid 50s to mid 60s Lows mid 20s to lower Concho highs mid 50s to lower 60s Lows in the Far highs in the Lows mid 20s to near 30 Big highs in the 50s moun tains to the 60s Lows in the 20s mountains to the 30s Texas A combination of four weather patterns brought cloud cover to the entire state Saturday morn An area of low pressure was centered just south of A warm front extended east from the low pressure center across South Texas to An upper level storm tracking east was located over the four corners area and high pressure covered the As a the entire state was covered by Areas of drizzle and isolated thunderstorms along with patches of fog dotted the Visibility in areas with fog was generallv around a half a Temperatures north of the fron tal boundary ranged from the iOs in the Panhandle and the 40s across the South Plains and Far West to the 50s in Central Texas Track E4 Jesse Medrano of the National Guard checks out one of the trailers carrying all the goodies delivered Saturday in the HeraldZeitungs annual Cheer Despite Continued from Page 1A untimely employment terminations and conditions of the state and local Seaton said the local TEC branch is providing employment for about 100 persons It Construction has pick ed up in the month of which is an unusual he A new retail center at WestPoint Pepperell and a Wai Mart distribu tion center are expected to open next but the two companies will not be ready to hire permanent employees for several We try to put as many to work as we said We try to get employers to notify us of any job openings they have so we can put people to In civilian workers out of an estimated field of were making for an unemployment rate of That compares to October when workers out of were employed for an unemployment rate of Unemployment rates statewide rough weather Saturday the baskets containing holiday feasts were delivered by volunteers to 200 families in the Photo by Deryl Clark Continued from Page 1A based 1975 Information when a similar bill was the track wouW have to be big enough to ac comodate all lengths of races with a much larger oval than that at Dut chman Brown said in 1975 he suggested more land be purchased to enlarge the Brown added he tried to in itiate special taxes for construction of a track If we had a track complex here now we could be the playground of San said He also suggested that such action could be taken now If someone would look to the future and take Brown said the chances of enlarg ing the current track are With moving the condemning land and putting in fill near the youre looking at quite a bit of Homes and parking now oc cupy the space surrounding the Local businessman and longtime Fair Association board member Melvln Johec said the track could be used as a training track but Uie rac ing commission will have to decide what the guidelines for size will be Brown said an ideal place for a track to rival San Antonio would be at the intersection of Interstate 35 and FM 306 because of its location in the middle of the AustinSan Antonio cor dropped from percent in October 1986 to percent this Seaton pointed out that December employment rates generally improve because of temporary employment in retail centers during the The employment counselor also noted a changing trend where more persons laid off are coming from the ranks of upper management rather than blue or That is a trend not only in San An but also in New Braunfels Seaton Its all interested to the oil industry it has to New Braunfels Chamber of Com merces Director of Community Af fairs Gene Neely said while the economic picture for both New Braunfels and the state is looking Were not out of the Positive things are ahead of us but theres still a soft Neely said he was hopeful those recently laid off will all be back working as quickly as possible Theyll employ a lot of people in Hopefully some that are not employed now can fill those Neely said of the soon to open centers Our crystal ball is looking a little Its economic hard ships not isolated in New Braunfels Its all over the slate and The downturn didnt happen overnight and recovers wont happen over Those laid off from work due to business closings will not have pro blems receiving unemployment Seaton Such benefits arrive about three weeks after ap re plication and commission quirements are met Like the Lowes theres no big deal Under these cir cumstances they wont have any pro he said An employees benefits arc deter mined through a percentage based on earnings for five of the previous four quarters worked TKC is currently using the last tsvo quarters of lysis and the first Iwo periods of to determine benefits Continued rom Page 1A to use the baby to gel at her Local police said thai while they understand the familys their hands are tied because the situation is a civil He the father has just as much right to the child as the mother does Until the court says theres nothing we can do about it said Officer Spenser Gremmer He added that if a man and woman have a legally they both have custody of that child The police department has no authority in the situation unless the child is in im mediate danger Gremmer said the mother needs to obtain a lawyer and initiate legal pro codings to gain custody of the child In the Rivera has no way of knowing how her grandchild is and whether anyone is caring or the child She is a helpless baby right now If they mistreat her weclon t know H shos hungry and they dont fmi her we dont know she said OJ 1 to Designs in fine 615 B 81 Kroger Shopping Center 6253203 SELECTION QUALITY SERVICE Where Your Money Goes Further Gift Wrapping Winners of a Trip To Padre Island Are Melvin Johnson of New Braunfels James White of New Braunfels Hours Open Sunday ;