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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 12, 1989, New Braunfels, Texas President dedicates Vietnam memorial DALLAS AP President Bush on Saturday dedicated the Texas Vietnam veterans Memorial in an emotional Veterans Day ceremony that saluted the Lone Star heroes of Americas longest See Page 3A Expert says change could bolster schools AUSTIN AP An expert told the State Board of Education that yearround schools could bolster lag ging academic standards and hold down the costs of courtordered funding M009 i SOWEST MICROPUBLISHING See Pa 262 E YANDELL DR NB clinches title in 284A football New Braunfcls clinched the District 284A football championship on Friday with a 2813 victory over in The Unicorns arc a per ison and 50 in districl heading lowdown with See Page 13A Samiml 96 EL TX 79903 New Braunfels 1 707 Lancia New Texas 78130 USPS Zeituno 3S 377880 5126259144 9r Sunday November 1989 50 Cents Three 38 Pages NB man dies in fall at plant A New Braunfcls man fell 70 feel to his death at a cement plant The cause of the mans fall is under according to Michel Lafargc plant Salvador John was checking the oil level in a gear box from one of the upper catwalks on a raw meal building when the fall Edmont The exact cause of the fall is unde termined and will be investigated by the Mine Safety and Health Admi Edmont Right after he some of his co workers were nearby and rushed to the Edmonl They started giving him CPR and ihe ambu lance was A New Braunfcls Fire Department EMS ambulance arrived on the scene at and took over cardiopul monary Elizondo was pronounced dead at at McKcnna Memorial The preliminary cause of death was listed as massive internal according to Nursing Super visor Gwen Scott at the had been employed at the Lafarge plant for nine years and was promoted to production assistant three years according to Lafargc is a producer of Portland grade ccnicni and employs about 100 One of four statebound teams 153 the Canyon High School pougariettes will advance to the state volleyball tournament for since Canyon is 283 for the season and is one of four 4Ateams still in the The state tournament starts on Friday at Austins Burger and Canyons game will either be at or For complete details on Saturdays regional see Page 11 Illegal possession of firearms Lawmen arrest Cloudy skies this morning will begin to clear to partly cloudy conditions by There is a 20 percent of showers or thun derstorms this The high today will be near 80 The overnight low will be in the Clouds will again move into the area overnight and Mondays forecast includes a slight chance of School bond proposal man on JL JL Agents from the Federal Bureau of I had been investigating this Voters to consider new renovation package Inside 58B 1 01 6C DEAR ABBY 3B 10A HOROSCOPE 4B 15B OPINIONS 4A SPORTS 1113A TV LISTINGS 19C WEATHER 2A Election day for New Braunfels Independent School District is almost Voters will go to the polls 18 at Lone Star Prim Scele New Braunfels Lamar Primary and New Braunfcls High schools to cast votes on a bond That package is part of a longrange plan for the school Plans to build a new sixthgrade school in New Braun fcls are to accomodatc students who are already on the way from lower according to NBJSD Superinten dent Charles The new school is part of an overall plan to thwart drop out rates in the coming years so New Braunfcls students will be better prepared for trends expected to extend past the year The million bond proposal is to build a sixth grade facility and to and add two class rooms to the Lamar Primary said The figures arc for site develop engineers and architects and bond costs for the sixthgrade cam See Page 2A Agents from the Federal Bureau of Tobacco and Firearms along with the Guadalupe County sheriffs arrested a man suspected in a string of burglaries throughoul the New San Seguin The Shumansvillc resident was arrested Thursday at his Feder al agent Daniel Corosco along with Larry Morawiclz of the Guadalupe sheriffs department arrested the man on a federal search The man was arrested for illegal poscssion of firearms as well as cion of I had been investigating this man for some Morawictz 1 contacted the ATF and they got a fed eral search Morawictz said they rccovcci stolen items that would solve burglary inves tigations in San Marcos ami New The search turned up scveuil wea pons including several automatic said lawmen will con tinue investigating burglaries the recovered items were connected The more we the deeper and deeper the case he Join Cecile Richards and friends Tuesday night an Ann Richards for Governor rally at Prince Solrns Inn from 5 to 7 Informal remarks by Cecile Richards will begin at followed by an Tickets are and can be obtained by calling Barbara Tieken at 6290102 or 6250133 King at 6293456 or Thea Chessher at If you cant the but would like to contribute donations may be sent to Richards for 1242 New Texas At at the same loca the Comal County Democra tic Women will meet to discuss Baking things happen in Anyone interested is Teen Connection needs more With the opening of our boys shelter in we have a real need for more volun said Lane volunteer coordinator at Teen ftidividuals who we available to during the week or on weekends are ifTte training will be 18 from 8 to 3 and 21 from to at Teen J414 San Antonio Teen Connection is an emergency shelter for girls and 8tt Communist workers cuttin holes through Berlin Wall BERLIN AP More than 1 mil lion people poured across borders from East to West on Saturday and all Germans were the same for the first time in 40 years laugh singing and crying Communist workers cut a third new hole in the Berlin Wall early hours before the divided citys two mayors planned a historic meeting at the new Many of Saturdays estimated million visitors nearly 7 percent of East Germanys population had since returned to their communist homeland West German border police Throughout the Germans thronged the Brandenburg Gate on the western side of the Berlin which for almost three decades has been the most forbidding symbol of Europes postwar As East German workers broke through the wall at nearby Potsdamcr Platz early the crowd chanted Keep Going and The Wall Must Go Workers had cut two new gaps in the wall on West Berlin Mayor Walter Mom pcr went on television to invite all Bcrliners to his meeting with East Berlin Mayor Erhard Krack at the Sunday opening of the new Potsdam cr Souvenir hunters snatched up pieces of the Berlin for 28 years a grim monument to national division and derelict and going to East German workers cut two new gaps in it to make passage Bor der guards reached through ihc holes See Page 2A Legislative committee starts study of Edwards Aquifer Heartbreaking The Rowdy also known as Jlmell can hardly stand to at the aqtlon on the field at Fridays Comal foptball game between Smithson Valley and The Rangers scored two touchdowns but missed a twopoint conversion in the final minute as Canyon took a 1413 decision at Cougar See Page IIA for the full details on the Photo by Senter By MIKE CROUCH Staff Writer AUSTIN The attitude of lets work together was the theme for the opening meeting Friday of the 14mem ber legislative committee formed to study the Edwards The meeting established the groundwork for the com There were 10 speakers representing San San New Uvalde and Medina Coun who spoke of how the aquifer issue affects There was also testimony presented to the committee out lining the history and technical aspects of the The cochaired by Terrcl Smith and Cindi said it wanted to bring together the par ties involved in the controversy to create an equitable plan for I was very happy to see that everyone said they were willing to work Krier Everyone seems willing to compromise to make a plan to help each While most of the representatives spoke about coopera tion in solving the Gonzalo Barrienios issued a warning directed toward representatives of Medi na and Uvalde counties which withdrew in March from the Edwards Underground Water District after disagreeing with proposed legislation concerning the I just hope that all the players stay at the because we are all in the same Barricmos hope every one stays and works together to work things Maurice interim chairman Uvaldes under water conservation responded by assuring Bar rientos that Uvalde and Medina counties are committed to creating a plan that is fair to all We do not plan on Remkus We didnt walk away from the we didnt like the plan that was developed so we The agricultural interests are not the problem and we should not become the whipping boy of the New Braunfels Mayor Dpug Miller was optimistic See Page 2A
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