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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 31, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas                                410 M009 EMPIRE MICROFILM CO PO BOX 816423 TX 75381 120 New Braunfels Thursday December 255 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS Zeituno SPS 377880 5126259144 One 25 Cents One 10 Pages a Image Teen Nightclub in The Oaks Shopping Center is hosting its first annual New Years Five party tonight from 8 p m to 1 Admis sion is Saengerhalle will have a public New Years Kve dance with music by the Cloverleaf Tickets are available at the door or for ad vance call 6255084 VFW Startz Memorial Post 8800 in Startzville at Canyon Lake will have a New Years Kve Dance from 8 p to midnight Music will be pro vided by B C Smith and Friends and tickets are per person that price includes notsernakers and food at midnight Wring your own setups and beer will be A New Years Kve dance will be held at Eagles Hall on FM 306 in Canyon City from s p m to l p m Music will lye by Bits and Pieces All seats are reserved and tickets are per person Make reserva tions by calling Kagles Hall after 6 p m Tickets will be available at the door 1ake Dunlap Area Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a New Years Kve Dance at Cluh House from H p rn to 1 a m Beer and setups available BYOB and finger foods or covered disJi Music will Inby Texas Counts Tickets are in advance ur at the door First 1rotistanl Church is spon soring a bUxxl drive Sunday rum K w a m to 1 p m when the blood mobile from South Texas Regional Blood Bank will be in front of the church at the corner of Seguin and Coll Appointments may be made by calling Charlene Nolle at The Comal County Sportsman Association will ixit be has ing a fish fry on Fnda btvausc it s a hull clay The and Kecrealion lepartment is offering a series of dog obedience clashes beginning Jan 2iJ from to 8 p m at the Landa Recreation enter Classes will be held on the following dates Jan Jan Keb i Fet Keb 17 Feb and March Class will be taught by Uv who has taught dog obedience in Fredern ksburg Kerr ville and Baltimore The class is per person wilh or equipment and for the class Tht hrst class is lor orienta tion do tiring the dog on Jan AI Registration will take place from H a m to i p in Monday through Friday at Landa Rev Center For more call Charlie Sandberg at fiiNHlfiU There are lu more lights on the Hospice New Braunfels Tret of Lights which are waiting to be turn ed on The fund raising campaign continues through Jan 6 Funds raised through the drive are used to fund Hospice services for the 35 per cent of patients who do not have in surance coverage Hospice does not charge the patients or families but the services are paid for through in surance coverage or donations The drive goal is but Hospice has raised only For more information or to make a call 6257500 Partly cloudy skies and a slight chance of rain will ring out the old year today as the high is expected to reach 60 Tonights wilh a slight chance of will drop to the mid40s A cold front will come in with the new year as Fridays high is expected to reach only in the mldWs with a good chance of Fri days low will drop to about The picture for Saturday through Monday shows cold temps with highs in the 40s and lows in the Happy New The Menu County to review costs to proposed city Hannelore Brotze is preparing to drive home those revelers who are unable to drive themselves tonight Photo by Frances Bridges Celebrating the holiday Taxi law enforcement ready for action By DAVID MAY Staff Writer Ixxral New Years revelers who indulge themsehes in the holi day spirits are being asked to exer cist good judgment and leave the driving to the sober Comal Taxi and Delivery Service for the seventh consecutive year will be offering retrides between 8 and 2 a m New Years hive to get panygoers home safe and sound The reason we do this is to try and save a lite said Hannelore Bruize who owns and operates the taxi ser vice If we can a either that persons or someone then we eel its worth it Comal Taxi will have a van and at least two vehicles available for rides home The number to callis Senice is limited to those who live within city limits and Brotie said she will not transport persons from party to party or from bar to bar Area law enforcement agencies will be patrolling streets and Nesv Braunfels Police will have eight units on patrol The Department of Public Safety will have additional manpower using motor vehicle inspection officers on and the sheriffs office will also will beef up Well have more patrols out and be a little more visible out in the said Sheriff Walter Fellers Fellers said problems with drunk motorists have been few in recent but said the possibility always exists this time of Please dont drink and cautioned Let someone who hasnt been drinking drive you or your car home DPS Sgt Bobby Holder said he an See Page By DAVID MAY Staff Writer 7 is the date Comal County Commissioners have set to address the issue of providing services for the city of Canyon Lake should in corporation prove successful Commissioners requested Wednes day the matter be placed on the courts agenda for possible What level of services at what cost is considered a key issue to the success or failure of the incorporation at Absentee voting has begun at the county courthouse and continues through The general election will be held Jan 16 at Mountain Valley Middle I am looking forward to an open discussion on said Precinct 1 Commissioner Jumbo Members of the court have said it is important for the county to take a stand on prior to the 16 election as did Precinct 2 Commis sioner Neil said it is ap parent counties have statutory discretion to provide whatever level of services desired by the the city or the There is a wide range of activity by other counties throughout the said Research Ive done shows its legal for the county to do road maintenance and the sheriffs jurisdiction extends throughout the including in corporated The law allows a wide latitude in what the county can said Craigmile It will be a decision of the court as to what services will be provided and at what Maintenance of approximately 215 miles of county which con stitute about onethird of all roads in Absentee voting heavy in county As of 5 59 ballots had been cast in the first three days of absentee balloting in the Canyon Lake incorporation The County Clerks office reported 57 persons had appeared in person and two ballots had been returned by mail as interest in the incorporation question mounts Absentee voting will resume Mon day and continue through 12 at the The primary election is slated for 16 at Mountain Valley Middle County Clerk Rosie Bosenbury has estimated between to voters are eligible to vote in the elec called earlier this month by Comal County Commissioners following the filing of a petition by in corporation Two public meetings have been slated for 5 and 12 at Startz Com munity Center in Both meetings will start at Organizers are planning to invite state government specialists and area mayors to discuss issues sur rounding Panel discussions are also being con The incorporation attempt com prises approximately 11 square miles surrounding Canyon proposed for incorporation as a General Law City the countys unit road and law enforcement are two of the big gest questions area residents Opponents to incorporation fear Page 2 Applications flowing in for city managers post New Braunfels City Hall is receiv ing a steady low of applications for the cit managers position City Secretary eronica Sarkozi said href or our new applications have tHHn arriving at City Hall even day So far she about ii applications have teen received City Manager Joe will leave his position Fob y He announced his resignation Nov saying the New Braunfels City Council is not working as a team Mayor George Krben said he has appointed an informal committee made up of council members Kd James Goodbread and Doug Miller to screen The mayor said it is difficult to say just when a new city manager will be hired That committee is going to come up with a recommendation of lu to 12 applicants then entire council can sit down in an executive session and look at these Erben adding that intemews would begin after the initial screening Of this isnt going to keep any of the city council members from going down to City Hall and looking through the resumes New Braunfels has advertised in newspapers in San Houston and Dallas and in a publication of the Texas Muncipal The mayor said he has not had time to look through the resumes from ap plicants but he feels confident the ci ty will attract qualified Its very hard to say when well have our new manager on Erben I dont know whether well come up with I think well have quite a few applicants and some very strong but if for some reason we dont agree on one or dont think any of them is we may have to advertise Erben said no current citv employees have applied for the posi I really dont know whether anyone working for the city would be interested in the position or he The city secretary said at least one of the applicants is from out of She added that some of the ap plicants are currently working as ci ty managers in Applications for the city manager position will be accepted until Hull files in GOP primary for County Attorneys post By DAVID MAY Staff Writer Promising lu be air straightfor ward and consistent local attorney Jonathan Hull Wednesday filed to seek the Republican nomination for County Attorney in Marchs primary elections Hull said his experience as a civil and criminal trial lawyer and educa tional background will enable him to step into the office and carry out the functions of prosecutor and county counselor 1 feel like 1 have the ability and experience to be county said who filed yesterday with Comal County Republican Chairman Robbie Borchers The duties of county attorney are twofold One is as a trial lawyer representing the people of Comal County or anyone here who might be a victim of youre in a legal advisory capacity for county of fices 1 think my philosophy is in tune with the Republican party and 1 think Id enjoy doing he said graduated in 19W from the University of Texas Law School and practiced law In Dallas for a year before moving to New Both he and his wife Terry are at torneys for the firm of Chunn and Chunn and they are expecting their first child in early While embarking on his first political Hull said his family has a political His Truett was a prosecutor for Randall County and his great was a slate senator and one of the first students ever to graduate from the UT law school If Hull said he would like to continue with the precedent set by outgoing County Attorney Bill Day dedicated to world prayer People from all nations today are asked to say a lit tle prayer or meditate for World Peace Day is a time for reflection and renew ed determination to work toward personal and inter national said Kristina Smith Smith was part of a local group that gathered at 6 oclock this morning at the bandstand in Main Plaza to pray for peace between all people and nations When people hear world peace they think its so big that they cant But they dont realize that peace starts with World peace starts at Smith Its an international responsibili it cant be left up to Reagan and Smith added that its never loo late to pray for Thank God for this year and lets all pray that next year will be even better A sign of the times Jonathon Mull is the second person to file for nomination for Comal County Reimer as being pro law enforce ment and said consistency was a He also said he felt the Guardian In terlock Program is an effective means by which you can deal with a secondtime A method by which you can put up another roadblock His is the second filing for the County Attorney Republican candidate Gary Steel has also filed seeking the GOP nomina A worker goes Iboyrww years what remains of a store that has been a part of the closing of Penneys downtown New Braunfels for more than 50 Deryl Clark vng store rorfiool Photo at by   

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