Thursday, January 3, 1991

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 3, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas ftp January 1991 Weather Water Watch Comal Canyon Ukt Canyon Canyon Lako Edwards Forectits SOUTH TEXAS A winter weather advisory is in effect for the Texas Hill Country through Friday Cloudy with a chance of rain through Freezing rain is possible in the Texas Hill Country through Friday Lows tonight near 30 Hill otherwise 30s and near 40 north to near 50 High Friday upper 30s Hill Coun otherwise 40s to hear SO north and in the SOs NORTH TEXAS Cloudy and cold through Occasional freezing drizzle west tonight changing to drizzle central and light rain Occasional freezing drizzle again west and north centr al Thursday occasional drizzle or light rain Chance of rain or sleet during the afternoon west and central and rain Lows tonight 21 west to 36 Highs Thursday 35 west to 43 WEST TEXAS tonight and Friday with widely scattered rain showers southern portions West Texas Lows tonight from middle teens Panhandle to the upper 20s Permian Basin and Concho nea 30 far West Highs Friday lower 30s mid 40s Permian Basin and upper SOs far West Extended forecasts SaturdayMonday SOUTH TEXAS Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain Satur day and cooler with rain diminishing by Hill country and south central areas cfs same Up 21 up 2 up same Highs in the lower 60s through the SOs to near 60 Mon Lows in the upper 30s and low 40s through the 30s Coastal Bend Highs in the upper 60s to near 70 through the 60s Lows in the upper 40s and low SOs through the 40s Lower Rio Grande Valley and plains Highs in the 70s through the 60s Lows in the SOs through the 40s to near SO Southeast and upper coastline Highs in the 60s through the SOs to near 60 Lows in the 40s near 50 coast through the 30s to near 40 inland the 40s NORTH TEXAS Rain and a few thunderstorms Saturday in all more rain and thunder storms Sunday for the chance of rain in central Turning colder in all areas West Colder and possible sleet or snow Partly cloudy WEST TEXAS Chance of rain or freezing rain in Panhandle and South plains show ers Partly cloudy Sun day and Colder Sunday in Panhandle and South The state An Arctic cold front moved into Texas early bringing with the the threat of freezing sleet or snow for a vast area of the state through The National Weather Serivce today issued winter weather advi sories for freezing drizzle and snow from the Panhandle through the South Births Out of town Tommy and Deborah Fikac 7pound 13ounce bby 19 at DeTar Hospital in Grandpa rents are Sam and Janie Cathcart and Frank and Jo Ann Douglas and Janice Edwards 7pound 10ounce girl 19 at Maiagorda General Hospital in Bay Grandparents are Frank and Jo Ann Fikac and Jess arid Carol Gene Edwards of Garden Ridge Fire calls New Braunfels Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service responded to the following calls Transported 91yearold female who fell at Kirk wood Manor to McKenna Memorial Structure fire reported in 400 block of South Syca Obituaries Determined it was steam com ing from a clothes Tractortrailer fire in the 800 block of Interstate Fire was in the engine Emergency from MMH to Medical Center Hospi tal in San Transported a 16yearold female with pregnancy Mary Williamson Services for Mary Elizabeth Wil liamson of New Braunfels will be at 2 Friday at Zocllcr Funeral Home with the Kenneth King officiat Burial will be atSan Marcos City Cemetery at 3 died at Colonial Manor Care The daughter of Turner and Emma nee Lay ton she was bom May in She married Charles Elbert Williamson in September 1921 in San Williamson died in A resident of the city since she was a housewife and a member of First Baptist Survivors include a Mary Wcldy Thomas of New Braunfels a Charles Williamson of McQuccney a Emma Forcmon of Bocrnc a Doyle Williamson of San Marcos six grand children and seven great Memorials may be made to First Baptist Omar Harrington Services for Omar Harrington of New Braunfels will be at 2 First Methodist Church with the Jim Cloningcr of Austin Bur ial will be at Lanes Chapel died alKirkwood The son of Lou and Lila nee Smith he was born in He married CarTcne Harrington A resident of the city for he was retired from the Army as a and served in World War II and He was a member of the Methodist a Masicr Mason and York Rite Mason and g Shrjncr and was wniyc jn ehVch ajidj the Boy of SurvivofB include his Harrington of New Braunfels a Kathleen Harrington of Austin son and Michael and Janet Harrington of Pitts burg sister and Louise and Waller Griswold of West Virginia brother and Tom and Man Harrington of Califor nia and two Memorials may be made to the American Heart Alma Dauer Services for Alma Bertha former resident of New will be at 11 Saturday at Doep penschmidt Funeral Home with the Ardic Kendig of New Braunfels Burial will be at Guada lupe Valley Memorial died at Normandy Terrace Nursing Home in San The daughter of August and Mary nee Mctzc Hom she was born in New She married Harry Dauer in 1913 in New Dauer died A lifetime resident of New Braun Dauer had been a home maker and a member of First Protes tant United Church of She is survived by four Viola and Vcmon Piper of San Anto Coriennc Borchcrs of San Anto Ottilia Foster of and Eleanora and Larry Harvey of Petersburg a Harry and Darlcnc Dauer of New Braunfels a Alvin Hombostel of Texas 12 grandchildren 15 great grandchildren and one great Visitation will be from 3 Fri day until service time Saturday at Docppcnschmidt Funeral Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Box New Texas Britain expels mats By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The White House today made one last attempt to hold direct proposing a meeting next week between Secretary of State James Baker III and Iraqs foreign minister aimed at preventing a Britain expelled eight members of the Iraqi Embassy staff in London and deponed 67 other citing threats by Iraq to attack West em targets if war breaks out in the Persian The move raised the immediate possibility of retaliation against the six British diplomats remaining in President Bushs offer came a dozen days before the 15 deadline for Iraq to pull out of Kuwait or face a possible Bush had previously said a meeting on the crisis should occur by today to give Iraq time to withdraw from Kuwait by the He is ready to make one last attempt to go the extra White House spokesman Marlin Fiizwnter said of the new offer for a Baker meet ing with Iraqi Foreign Minister Tariq But Fitzwater said the meeting would underscore resolve to end the crisis with a complete Iraqi No no no attempts at face saving and no rewards for he Fitzwater said the Bush administra tion offered the meeting in Switzer land from Monday to but that Saddam Hussein had not yet Iraqs ambassador to the United States said earlier today that Baghdad was open to We are very Ambassador Mohamed AlMashat said on the CBS program This The offer came amid a series of diplomatic including a meeting today in Baghdad between Continued from Page 1 Collector Gloria Also arrested was Jaime of New He was charged with possession of marijuana over four Bond was pending for both men at Confiscated at Yzaguirres house around was a large amount of five scales and Obviously from the money that was the the scales and the supply it alerts us that they were deal ing in Headen The bust was the first for who has been on the force with her handler Spencer Gremmer for about a The dog cuts down in time of the search and increases the chances of locating the Headen Its just a whole new dimension added to the department where she can locate it where ever its They drug dealers keep coming up with new and ingenious ways of hiding this stuff that makes it harder and harder for the officers to find he They dont keep it in the cookie jar Continued from Page 1 the regular session or keep it before the Commissioners also are considering whether to schedule one night meeting of the court once a allowing more citizens to The court meets at 9 every Thursday for a workshop session and at 10 for an action The court meets in the Commissioners Court third floor of the Court house Continued from Page 1 loping new instruments with the com panies here in this country and its definitely a major setback for he Slammtisch The is an advanced gallbladder was announced at McKenna Memorial Hospital last Continued from Page 1 also will see and learn about some of the fine feathered friends in the parking and will discover the birds needs such as shelter and nesting Fee is per person and every one must preregister to Register at the parks office at 110 Golf Call the park ranger at Plans for the Chamber of Com merce Annual Meeting and Ban quet to be held 25 are under way and tickets are on sale The theme for this years banquet is Milestone to the Future and the program will feature a slide show and dialogue concerning Chamber over the past 20 Awards will be presented to 1990 including the Besserung which is given each year to the person who has made outstanding contributions to the community and is kept secret until the time of presentation at the A buffet dinner will be served and again this may Congress Continued from Page 1 One new member of the Paul made a plea against a gulf war during an appear ance at the Vietnam Veterans Memor This is not the lime to rush to he said But the president of the Vietnam Veterans of Mary contended it was inappropriate to use the memorial for pol itical So leaders have not decided what shape the debate on the gulf situ ation should Supporters of Bushs policy would like a simple endorsement of the threat of military while opponents arc seeking an assertion that Bush cannot go to war without prior approval from On the domestic things arc just as With the economy well into a instinct is to pump federal dollars into programs that could soften the But the growing deficit leaves little money to Tom has vowed to seek improvements in unemployment which now reach only onethird of unemployed workers because of money be purchased at the Chamber office or from any Blue Coat or Chamber Board Call the chamber for more In an effort to fully equip the Comal County Womens Center the staff is asking for donations of the following items 60 watt light wall coffee trash cans inside and trash diaper bathroom water desk and weed bath room and kitchen sheets and toilet paper and napk plastic mattress and pillow twin beds and shower Items for the shelter office are also they include paid rubber postage copy answering wall poster file trash Anyone able to help the center should call the office at The shelter receives limited fund ing from grants and community Legislation is as to spend money already in federal transporta tion trust funds for new public works Mitchell said he expects various efforts at reducing and Daniel Patrick already has signaled he plans to revive his plan for a Social Security payroll tax What I think should occur is tax relief for the middle class and work ing Mitchell echoing a theme that played well for Democrats in the Other top domestic issues Mitchell listed were campaign finance reform health care and the per haps through a recycling Another run is expected at a bill to require a sevenday wailing period and a police background check before purchase of a The new Congress will be better paid than its For House a 25 percent raise kicks in this boosting their salaries to a reward for voting a package of ethics reforms in 1989 that included an end to the practice of accepting speaking or from special interest Senators will make but can accept up to in Charge dAffaires Joseph Wilson IV and Iraq Foreign Ministry officials about the possibility of Baker sources in Baghdad said on con dition of In other diplomatic Egyp tian President Hosni Mubarak repor tedly arrived in Libya today to meet with the leaders of Libya and from Turkey and Pakistan planned to meet today in The European Community was to discuss the gulf crisis and Jordans King Hussein is visiting European leaders in advance of the Baker will be traveling abroad next week for a round of meetings with all ies in the antiIraq coalition before the The Bush administration is backing a peace effort by the 12nation Euro pean Community but has said that any plan by Iraq must comply in full with demands for a complete In Britain announced it was expelling the diplomat and resi dent The Foreign Office spokewoman said it was clearly pru dent to take all precautions in case of a war in the The eight Iraqi Embassy staff members were given 24 hours to leave the and their families must go within a the Foreign Office Home Secretary Kenneth Baker deported 67 Iraqis resident in saying he considered their presence not to be in the public good for rea sons of national They have until 10 to Iraq invaded Kuwait on 2 in a dispute over land and The Baghdad government has resisted the pressure of a militarily enforced embargo aimed at forcing a Talks Continued from 1 lomatic pressure on Iraq should be We will encourage the president to stay the course that he himself set Mitchell The president has told us several times that he has not yet made the decision to use the White House denounced a suggestion by House Majority Leader Richard Gephardt that Congress might cut off funds for the military if Bush orders a military strike without congressional said in a televi sion interview Saturday that Bush would contravene a very important part of our Constitution if he ordered military action on his If he chooses to do and I ear nestly hope he does then I think the Congress has to reach to the only tool left to which is to cut off the funding for the for the Gephardt told Cable Network We think that its a very danger ous proposition to propose that they would cut off funding for American troops in Saudi Fitzwater No way wed know what was in his mind when he said Gephardt spokesman David Dreyer said what his boss was saying is that there is a clear way to avoid this situa tion and that is for President Bush to follow the clear meaning of the Con stitution and to seek and then to receive an authorization from Con gress in the event we have to go to Dreyer added that Gephardt believed Congress would only move to cut off funds with great reluctance and that there was no question of Bushs right to order military action if in a television interview broadcast Wednesday said he wanted congressional support for his But he indicated anew that he did not think specific congression al permission for military action was Weve used military force 200 times in history and I think there have been five declarations of Bush told interviewer David Frost in a ses sion taped 16 and aired on Public Broadcasting Service I want the support of I want Congress on Bush GBR A Continued from Page 1 Major purposes of the plan are to identify and quantify existing munici agricultural and other watero throughout the Basin rnakeiprojcctibns for4futuire water requirementsthroughthe 2040 identify potential areas of water shor tage identify potential regional water supply systems and prepare prelimin ary cost estimates for propsed facility conservation and edu cation The board also authorized payment for the debt service for the conserva tion storage portion of Canyon This annual payment of will continue to be made to the Army Corps of assuring storage rights in the reservoir through the year The construction of Canyon Reser voir was made possible by GBRAs commitment to repay the federal gov ernment for the costs of its storage In GBRA is permitted to divert the reservoirs yield of acrefeet of water per year from the reservoir and contract for the sale of stored water to industrial and agricultural Major users include Central Power and Light Company Chemical Company GAP Corporation Union Graphite Structural Met Standard Gypsum Corpora tion the cities of Port New Braunfels and San Marcos and water supply corporations like Crystal Springs Gonzales Calhoun County Rural and Green During fiscal commitments for the delivery of stored water from Canyon Reservoir reached acrefeet per Attending were directors vicechairman Warren Kirksey of Joseph Kelly of Victoria and Preston Stofer of Long Attending from GBRA were John general manager David director of planning and development James con troller Fred operations manager Tommy chief and Jim water quality services Board accepts annual report The 1990 Annual Financial Report was presented to the Guadalupe Blanco River Authority board of directors by Dale Hamilton of the auditing firm KPMG Peat Marwick at the December held in Prior to its the report was examined by GBRA Audit Com mittee members Herb Schneider of New Alex Fish of Bocrnc and Jen Ripley of Accord ing to GBRA board chairman John Taylor of an audit of GBRA financial records is performed annual ly by an independent certified public accountant selected by the It was reported by auditors that the financial records present fairly the financial position of GBRA through GRRA is a subdivision of the created by the Texas Legislature in Services provided by GBRA include water and wastewater treat hydroelectric water sales ami and water quality According to GBRAs enabling an audit conducted within 90 days of ihc end of each calendar year is Copies arc filed with the Texas Water the State County Clerks office in each of ihc 10 counties in the Gada lupc River and at the GBRA General Office in CEDAR FEVER ALLERGY SUFFERERS We Need Cedar Allergic Individuals For A Short Allergy Free Skin Testing And Monitoring Provided By A Board Certified Up to Incentive For Those Chosen To Call Now To Find Out If You Are Eligible Central Texas Health Research 705A Landa 9299036 New Braunfels

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