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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 4, 1989, New Braunfels, Texas Women celebrating 25 years Einsteins fhepfy of Relativity is applicable to the New Bfauftfels fcepiibticm Woftteti E firigfay M Motivation C1 Ceiefafatidti in a lid See Page 12A Spier eclipses at Three Parks Run Soler a tiew record in the fifth annual Three Parks Run Saturday with a time of 15 minutes and two seeoftds in the rive4iiortteter Soier won be kftoddng one second off the old course See Page 13A New Braunfels Miller loves the city he mayor as New Braunfels may ie faces a busy day of and family the town never See Page 1B 146 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS Zeituno Sunday June 1989 50 Cents Good day More sultry weather is on the but a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon could bring New Braunfels some Todays high will be in the mid90s while tonights low will be in the mid Chances of thunderstorms diminish to 30 per cent Inside DEAR TV 112C Stammtisph He loves planls and lives in New He owns a busi ness in hes 35 years old and his name is Caryl Ray Bui please dont confuse him with Ray Dennis of New who was arrested May 12 for stealing house Newspapers try ion avoid this sort of confusion by publishing the address and age of persons who are but it didnt seem to do any good in this Caryl Ray Box requested the sion afterbeing harrassed about the The Herald apologizes to Box for the Community Education Summer brochures are For information about Comal ISD Community Ed call 6258081 between 8 and 4 there are two new classes that are not listed in the Decorating FlipFlops and Sun Visors for kids between 10 and 15 years old with various types of ribbon and paints on rub ber thongs and visors will be June from 7 to 9 at Canyon High paints and ribbon will be A Beginning Ballroom Dancing Class taught by Maxine Miller Scotl will begin June 6 al Canyon High School from 7 to 9 Call Community Ed at 6258081 to register for either The annual celebration for adult education participants will be June 9 at at the Seguin High School Cafeteria fifth in Seguin for the New Braunfels and Seguin independent school Alfonso editor and publisher of the Casa blanca will be the keynote Join the staff in honoring those who have successfully completed their GED tests and those who have worked hard to improve their reading and math More than boys and girls from the 160 Hermann Sons lodges across including the lodges in Comal are expected to attend the Hermann Sons Youth Summer Camp this season in the Hill Country at fcpcaied in ihe fraiernal benefit societys camp will open at 2 today with six weekly sessions for fol lowed by five sessions for boys wiili July 16 lo Opening day this year will include the dedication at today of the Donna Lynn Vetter Memorial given by and Jerome Vetter of New Braunfels in memory of their Charlie Rose Defensive Driving Classes are June 6 and 8 from 6 to 10 at Canyon High Fee is and to sign call or Max Crow also is teaching a class Juje 6 and 8 from 6 to 10 Mountain Valley School caU 9643491 to sign Mayor calls for conservation By MARGARET EOMONSON Start Writer New Braunfels Mayor Doug Miller has officially asked all area residents and businesses to conserve water in light of a potential This is a team and its a situation were all affected Miller said in a press conference Friday The whole region is fac ing a water we can stall some of the effects of a water Miller announced the area currently is in the first stage of the conservation In this Miller gested such measures as education coordination of activities among various development of special water use provisions for recreational areas and tourist attrac and general efforts to discour age waste and improve efficiency in the use of See Page 2A Seguin fugitive snared at McKenna hospital By STEPHANIE DAVIS Staff Writer A tired and barefooted fugitive from Seguin was taken into custody Friday at McKenna Memorial Hospi tal after leading law enforcement offi cials on a shooting spree and an and foot He was in pretty bad said New Braunfels police officer Russell who was called to the He had large thorns in his feet and he couldnt walk very good all the run was out of Jared Keith who escaped from the Guadalupe Valley Hospital in Seguin while being held prisoner in Guadalupe ended his run in the New Braunfels Bloch remains in the Guadalupe County Jail in solitary wearing only a papertype said Guadalupe County Chief Deputy Laveme He remains in jail without bond on charges of attempted capital aggravated kidnapping and See Page 2A Waste Managements Captain Waste gets in the cleanup spirit in Saturdays citywide Staff photo Four 44 Pages Citizens refuse to keep old refuse By STEPHANIE DAVIS Staff Writer Peach preserves and old refrigera tors were tossed away Saturday dur ing a citywide cleanup that netted yards of 120 yards of recycable metals and a visit from Cap tain Waste Management along with the Safe City Commission cleaned New Braunfels from top to bottom as residents packed dumpsters and made trips to the landfill with trash of all Its been said SCC member Greg who was assisted by his Theyve come out of the Captain garbed in mask and said hes been to every point in Texas to New Mexico and has never seen a city the size of New Braun fels beaming with such organiza tion and citizen This is he Its everyones job to clean the captain Our environment See Page 2A Districts combat dropout rates By MARGARET EDMONSON Staff Writer Last graduating seniors from the local high schools celebrated the end of their high school careers and the beginning of their new This auspicious event was marked by the receiving of a diploma which will open many doors for them education and there are some kids their age who did not receive their diplomas because they did not finish high Frustrated by failure or just plain tired of these kids quit school to find what they considered to be a better Without that many students stand a slim chance of More employers are requiring that high school diploma for employment and without a many dropouts become welfare the states dropout rale stands at 34 About onethird of all students schools will drop out before receiving their high school school officials are seeing a lower percentage of New Braunfels Independent School District has a dropout rate of percent Comal Indepen dent School District reports a dropout rate of around 6 Studies by both school districts indicate that most drop See Page 2A NBISD plans tax hearing New Braunfels Independent School District board of trustees will conduct a public hearing on the proposed tax rate Monday night at in the Education Cen ter board room at 430 During the regular board meet ing last members approved a proposal to set the tax rate at no higher than per proper ly valuation in order to avoid a See Page 2A Bass returning to lake By MARGARET EDMONSON Staff Writer Canyon Lake will be in the swim again with the return of the annual fish stocking program of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department The board of direciors of the Water Orienied Recreation District and the Startzville Business Owners Associa tion this week announced the state will once again stock striped bass in the lake on an annual According to Jerry contact person between Texas Parks and Wildlife and the business Texas Parks and Wildlife inland fisheries division will stock approxi mately striped bass in Canyon Lake sometime this The stock ing will continue at ihe same rate every We had an excellent striper prog ram years Moore In they TPW discontinued the program on the Now after a sixyear they are assuming the prog ram Many of the slipers that were in ihe lake after Ihe parjcs department stopped stocking were lost through the dam in the flood of Moore says ihe fish lhat will be See Page 2 500 reported killed in China uprising BEIJING AP Soldiers stormed Tiananmen Square early Sunday and crushed a threeweek student sitin for shooting and beating their way through crowds in A hos pital doctor estimated at least 500 people The helmeted troops violently cut a swath through the heart of Beijing to get to the the central rolling through barricades and surging masses on surrounding The crackdown came two weeks after the government declared mar tial law in an effort to end the stu dent occupation of the square that began May 13 for a freer China with less By EOT soldiers and riot police See Page 2A Khomeini dead Cyprus AP Iranian leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini died 12 days afier he under went surgery for bleeding in his diges tive the official Iranian news agency The Islamic Republic News Agen monitored in reported his death in an urgent despatch withoul giving Tehran the staterun also reported the ayatollahs death in its early morning reported the British Broadcasting moni tored in Iran on Saiurday had said Khomein is healih was deteriorating and urged the nation to pray for the who underwent surgery last month for bleeding in his digestive Irans staterun radio and monitored in had said the 86yearold leaders condition was declining but it gave no Wasserfest was a wet weekend Wasserfest accomplished a second year Saturday of San Antonio and an unidentified with an additional water more booths and a tuber try to talk Kendricks 2yearold son Kory into tot more barbecue as people gathered along the taking a cool Comal River banks to celebrate Karen Wasserfest featured continuous musical a river para barbecue cookoff of water a young ster holds on tight as he rides the bulT in the water rodeo while a fellow bullrider falls off into the Staff photos
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