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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 1, 1989, New Braunfels, Texas                                4iu Mfifiv 101 Bush and Thatcher discuss NATO summit fLONDON AP President Bush and Prime Mihistef Margaret Thatcher had a very encouraging aftd frank exchange today capping their NATO rnit triumph in persuading Western allies to keep shortrange nuclear missiles in Utility GTE request to hear case AUSTIN AP GTE Southwest says it will fight in court a million annual rate cut artd million customer refund ordered by the Public Utility which has refused to reconsider its decision Seepage 2201 SUITE 300 TNG TX 7 6 DO 6 visiting Chicago Detroit held Michael Jordan to 18 points while defeating Chicago to take a 32 lead in their bestofseven Western Conference final The Sixth game will be played Friday night in See Page 9 New Braunfels 144 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS Zeituno 377880 5126259144 Thursday June 1989 25 Cents One 12 Pages Glad grads Lawmakers call session a success New Braunfels High School seniors night rehearsed tonights graduation which made a good opportunity for families and friends to take Above Martin Nealeigh poses with NBHS Vice Principal Chuck Engler and Princi pal John while at graduate Jessica Schlender takes her own picture of friend Brandy NBHS and Smithson Valley Saving water Aquifer level continues to drop as area heads into dry season A lack of rain and record breaking temperatures are wreak ing havoc on the level on the Edwards Underground On May the aquifer level in New Braunfels was at feet above mean sea the lowest in four that level is at feet The Comal originates from springs in the aquifer in Landa is flow ing at 136 cubic feetper second today 166 cfs below Water is becoming more of a critical issue because there has not been enough rain to keep the aquif er at its normal July and August are usually considered the dry months of the and New Braunfels is just entering that dry In an effort to curb the water the Edwards Underground Water District is sponsoring a campaign called Conserve the Edwards AquiferIts H2O Billboards will be placed along highways in Bexar and Hays The idea behind the campaign is that anyone who con serves water is H2O For more information about obtaining conservation kits and lit erature on the H2O Okay cam call 2222204 or Because rain is not in the extended forecast and the aquifer cannot replenish it is up to area residents to make responsible decisions about water The following conservation tips have been provided by New Braunfels Utilities and Edwards Underground Water District Limit showers to five See Page 2 High School seniors graduate tonight and are invited to Project Gra duation parties following the duation is Friday The New Braunfels HeraldZeitung will pub lish a special section dedicated to area graduates on Photos by Deryl Clark Video features school hotline More than 20 New Brauiifels High School students had a chance to voice their opinions about their schools I Care Hotline Wednesday Tony who headed the development of the project at came with crew and camera to the high school to film a video about the intervention Actually the filming was done for two different he One video will be designed to show to students and teachers in the class and the oilier will be to show at conferences and conventions for school Although other schools will be fea tured on the video as well as the local high school will have some positive things to add to The slu See VI Page 2 By MARGARET EDMONSON Staff writer The Texas Legislature closed its regular session and local representatives are pleased with their State Judith Zaffirini passed 67 legislative measures including 49 said legislative aide Diane Zaffirinis bills for this ses sion focused on the issues of juvenile justice and eco nomic Market to open season New Braunfels Farmers Market will kick off the 1989 sea son as a statecertified facility Friday at 5 at the Comal County Lewis president of the New Braunfels Farmers Market Asso ciation announced last Friday that the market has been certified by the Texas Department of State cer tification standards were met by the associations filing of its bylaws and a list of its association members with Only certified members are allowed to sell at the A presentation of a Certified Far mers Market plaque is scheduled for the faciltys opening Approximately 15 minutes before a ceremony will be held in which the market will be presented with the The farmers market will open its fourth season with fresh and pos See Page 2 Wasserfest wackiness House leader looking toward national issues WASHINGTON AP House Majority Leader Thomas Foley said today he hoped Congress could turn to national issues and a mood of conciliation now that Speaker Jim Wright has announced his And Wright said he was looking forward to a more tranquil exis tence after doing some writing and some I will get to do a lot of things I enjoy in life and have been postppn ing to reflect1 and be with friends in a leisurely said after opening todays House I feel said the who endured a year under sjcrutiny for alleged ethical who is expected to be elected to replace Wright as speaker next We need to For more details and reac tion to the resignation of Jim see Page 5 return to a mood of mutual respect and conciliation between the I think thats the overwhelming desire of the leadership on both sides of the I believe we can do And in doing we can return the focus of pur deliberations to those national issues that the public elected the Congress to he Democrats were moving to install new speaker hoping to limit the political damage from the ethics controversy that culminated with Wrights resignation speech on Wurstfest Association President Bob puts a Wasserfest cap on Director Doug Miller in preparation for the second annual community salute to Wasserfest is Friday from 6 to midnight and Saturday from to on the Wurstfest grounds a 5K run starts at and feature a floating arts and live tube relay sprints and a toss and Admission to the grounds is Paul Mclaughlin performs on the waterfront Friday from 6 to 8 no Saturday will feature con tinuous free musical followed by a dance with Johnny Dee and the Rocket 88s in Wursthalle at 9 Dance tickets are in advance or at the door and are available at the Wurstfest Chamber of Commerce and New Proceeds from Wasserfest ben efit the community projects sponsored by the Wuts tiest Photo by Frances Bridges Of special interest for Zaffimi was the legislative package on juvenile justice which was deemed a legisla tive priority by the governor and legi The package dealt with such issues as drug juvenile delin child abuse and other problems faced by State Edmund Kuempel had an equally successful passing See Page 2 Good day Morning clouds followed by breezy afternoons are forecast through the But late Sunday and a chance of showers enters the Todays high will be 96 followed by an overnight low of 74 Temperatures for the next few days will range from the 90s for the highs and the 70s for the Inside DEAR 4 6 TV Stammtisch The American Legion Comal Post 179 will convene Thursday al 8 Regular order of business will be followed by election of officers for the 198990 year All members are urged to as will be served after the All eligi ble veterans are welcome to join the post roster and protect your veteran Friends of the Diulinger Memorial Library are collecting books for the fall book sale 6 and For pickup of books no call Lucille Douma at 6293048 or Blanche Sanders at The American Arts Association is seeking Christian artists who might be interested in contributing to a set of works titled In His If you have a shoit or testimony you would like send it to American Arts Box Poplar Submit only unpub lished The association is not interested in reprints and will lay no claim on any work that is submitted for The association will print only after receiving a release from publica tion from the The an epic adventure produced by New Braunfels native Robert Nowotny and directed by New Braunfels native Raul Carrera Chuy Carrera was set construction supervisor and Jerry Nelson was one of the received grand praise at the Houston International Film Festival Nowotny said the audience reaction was very gratifying and the judges selected the independent feature film as the Silver Award Grand Prize was Miracle and Gold Award winner was Gingerale There was 110 Bronxe Award he See Page 2   

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