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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 19, 1989, New Braunfels, Texas                                Sticwr upsets leave NB tall in the saddle Canyon downed Marcos and was upset by Kerrville Tivy in District 26 soccer action llie big winner was New which can now clinch at least a shatt of the district title with a victory on See Page13A and benefit museum can you tke fodd and kririk from 28 caterers and beverage distHotrtors k one place And at the of ottly the organiz ers of the Tastes of the T6wn are offering triat and much mote Match 30 at the New Braurlfels Cettter See Page IB 410 MO09 103 SOWEST MICROPUBLISHING 2201 BROOKHOLLOW PLZ SUITE 300 TX 76006 winners pictifredtn Herald Ydtingsters participating in the 21st annual WHIIU County Livestock Show spent die last days showing their animals and raising money far thclf 4 efforts at the For complete see New Braunfels 91 707 Landa NeW Texas 78130 USPS 377880 5126259144 Sunday March 1989 50 Cents Four 48 Pages Good day Its going to be irtuggy and cloudy for the last weekend of Todays high will be in the mid 70s and tonights low will be in the mid Theres a 20 percent chance of light show ers Mondays the first day of will reach the mid 80s with winds put of the south at 10 to 15 Inside SB DEAR 6A M1B TV Stammtisch If youre spring cleaning and you find a bunch of old books you dont care to read any the local chapter of the American Association of University Women sure would like to have them for its Spring Book pickup or more call Rushing at 6256362 Caffee at 6293849 or If youd like you tcan drop thepapejbacks or hard off at 876 Loop The be April 22 so you can replenish your library Its planting time again and the local farmers and gardeners will be gathering soon for the organi zational meeting of the New Braunfels Farmers Anyone wishing to participate as a seller is invited to pall Lewis Sarkozi after 6 at The Safe City Commission con tinues its neighborhood meetings Tuesday night at for residents living in the Cypress Rapids Sub division and the Crystal SpringsRapids street neighbor The meeting will be at Gruene For more informa call The public is invited to get a look Behind Closed Doors April 1 from 10 to 4 The Tour of Homes to benefitthe unit American Cancer Society will include six styles of architecture rand interior Maps and programs will be distributed at each A special drawing will fe held for prizes donated by loc al A garden luncheon in a Gruene setting is scheduled from 11 to 2 The Cancer Society will provide Eat Right brochures with menus and cookbooks will he available for purchase at the luncheon Tickets may be purchased at Comal Rower Johnson Fur Krause and World of The cost of the tour is if tickets are purchased ojr on the day of the Total cost of the tour including the luncheon is if tickets are purchased before April or at the Call 6251741 or 6256739 for more Teen Connection Fosteir Group Home will sponsor an Easter Egg Hunt and Party with puppet games and prizes for children ages I and older March 1 to 4 at 1414 San Antonio Admission is and all proceeds viU benefit Teen Go to Teen Connection to load on more eggs Satur day because the New Braunfels Parts and Recreation Departing Will host an Easter Egg Huju in jhs park March torn Inaide some of the eggs will 2A Youngsters win big at youth show Comal County youngsters spent weeks preparing for the 21st annual Comal County Junior Livestock Show and that work culminated in many grand champions and some good auction prices this it was a really big said Doris Nell a member of the Comal County Livestock Associ Workers toijed into the evening Saturday night fol lowing the threeday and night Grand Champion Steer honors went to Susan who showed the Reserve Champion Steer last Her steer sold this year for to Sikes Budwejsr Hadlock Voges Produc ers Comal Comal and Sons Saddletree Reserve Champion Steer was shown by Wade Zaeske it brought from Natural Bridge Last years Grand Champion Steer sold for and the Reserve Champion sold for Gary Byrd exhibited the Grand Champion Swine Thurs day night and it sold for Saturday to Natural Bridge Reserve shown by Amber Hcitkamp See Page 2A Murder suspect released on bond A Spring Branch woman posted a bond Saturday following her indictment last week on charges she shot and killed her husband and had attempted to murder him in Mary Virginia Specht had been in jail since March 6 when Comal Coun ty sheriffs deputies arrested her after they brought her in for An bond was set on the murder charge and on the attempted murder She is charged with shooting Larry Wayne HCR Box in the back with a highpowered rifle March 2 while he was in his He died later that night during surgery at Medical Center Hospital in San Detectives wont reveala motive for the The 44yearold civil service wOrk See Page 2A Leroy and Elroy Jonas work the crowds during Saturdays livestock Cara Laubach holds tight to her steer while auc tioners make their Photos by Deryl Clark Sex businesses County hosting public hearing on illicit companies locations An order to regulate where sexuallyoriented businesses could locate in Comal County will be con sidered by commissioners Monday at The order would prohibit sex shops from locating within feet of child care dwell public parks or Residents spoke in favor of such an order 27 during a public hearing at the The order patterned after Harris Countys order was proposed by Precinct 2 Comal County Commis sioner Neil Craigmile 27 to stop the illicit businesses from moving to Comal in light of Countys crackdown on See Page 2A Sick vandals hit Comal Cemetery New Braunfels police are looking for vandals who did extensive damage to the oldest area of Comal Cemetery recently by breaking more than 20 head stones and disturbing flower I dont know about these people picking on the dead said Thomas cemetery super Its very low for people to do things like Vandals entered the cityowned cemetery Thursday night and did approximately worth of dam Villanueva He said three to four people were probably involved in the vandalism because it would take several people to move some of the large head One large head stone valued at was he Since this is a city were not really responsible for damages like Villanueva adding he would try to notify families whose plots were involved in the CAD making new plans to advance computers Comal Appraisal DistHct board of directors meets Monday starting at in a workshop session to discuss updating the districts compu ter system and the disposition of the 1988 fund The meeting is at the appraisal dis trict office at 430 Mill After the directors will cOnvene into a regular session to dis cuss and possibly act on disposition of the fund balance and selection of 1989 audit They will also hear a pre sentation of a proposed 1989 budget amendment and authorization to notify taxing jurisdictions of intent to amend KMart offering baskets for needy KMart will continue its com munity relations program of pro viding food baskets at Easter to more than needy families across the Baskets containing a pota vegetables and bread will be assembled by KMart The food will be delivered the See Page 2A River bridge signs kick off WORDS safety campaign Comal County Water Oriented Recreation District board members will begin a safety campaign this week by identifying bridge crossings on River The bridge identification project is one of the WORDS first priority said district administrator Betty This type of infoima 102 years worth of memories live in Hattie Wrights mind lion is sometimes a big factor in allowing the recreational visitor to better identify their actual whereab outs in the event they should need any assistance during their river The signs also will assist visitors locating campgrounds or other ser 2A By STEPHANIE DAVIS Staff Writer As 102yearold Hattie Wright rocks the day away on her alert mind and sweet smile charm visi tors and relatives who sit to spin a yarn with Since I got oldrl dont remember Wright said but relatives would beg to She doesnt hear 190 but she boggles the minds of visitors by remembering specific childhood events right down to the name of her first grade teacher Feed Youve got a good granddaughter Lois Hampton as she shakes her head in disbelief Since Wright turned 100 years relatives have come from all over the United States to celebrate a Jack sop Chapel Methodist Church in San Marcos each tier grandjkughief iggsfrg Gooden of Hew Braunfels said she is amazed at her grandmothers alert Wright lives with her daughter Lottie Williams on a quiet farm in San We both cant hear so said 87yearold So and eating fills most of the she But Wright has been found doing more than just sleeping and She is often found washing wringing out cJothes to and even putting wood in a wheelbarrow Williams I worked hard in my Wright She remembers working hard pick ing plowing washing and I sure do love to pick she I just like to pick I just like to work in the some how or the It wasol oatd w I had to pick hard to beat that other Plowing fields was hard Pago 2A Birthday gifi fitting far recently Wright of Stoning from left grand turned Some of the relatives who helped her daughter Reatha Gooden of New and celebrate are from left sifting daughter Lottie Wil Ste liams of San Marcos and granddaughter Verdie phanie Davis photo   

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