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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 24, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas                                Senate acts quickly on its budget AUSTIN AP Moving quickly to beat a self imposed I the Senate Finance miltcc is considering a bill to freeze some state spend ing and to set up panels to review future requests for state See Page 5 announces plans to enter draft SOUTH AP Raghib Rocket Notre Dames talented rusher and return said today he would give up his final year of college football to enter the NFL SeePageB Officer tapes murder two suspects sought Texas AP A Rio Grande Valley man remained jailed without bond today as East Tex as authorities sought two other suspects believed con nected to the stabbing death of a constable who unwittingly videotaped his own See Page 12 New Braunfels Thursday 51 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS 377 Zeituno 7880 5126259144 4r 1991 25 Cents One 12 Pages Man jailed in alleged drug sale A New Braunfels man remains in the Comal County Jail today in lieu of a bond after he was arrested by local officials for allegedly attempting to sell 62 pounds of Ernesto of the 200 block of Bergfcld was arrested close to 9 Tuesday in the WalMart parking said Comal County Sheriff Jack Garza was arrested by officers from the Comal County Sheriffs Office and the Alamo Area Narcotics Task Garza was charged with delivery of a controlled Officers con fiscated about pounds of mari Bremer Bremer said authorities will attempt to seize the Suburban was Clouds and rain are clearing but theres a strong chance of heavy fog Friday Conditions should remain partly cloudy with a high in the 70s and an overnight low of about a little weekend weather should be pleasant with highs in the 60s and lows in the Inside CLASSIFIED 91 1 COMICS 6 CROSSWORD 3 DEAR ABBY 6 KALEIDOSCOPE 7 SPORTS 89 TV LISTINGS 6 WEATHER 2 American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation will be held at McKenna Memorial Hospital 2nd Floor Conference Room 26 at 9 Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer at the hospi tal or nursing home is invited to call Lola Behrens at or Jimmy Allen at 6253260 or leave your name and telephone number at the volunteer front desk at the While other downtown areas struggle to make ends Downtown New Braunfels will celebrate the private reinvestment of more than at its Million Dollar Party 29 at Wolfgangs Cocktails cash bar start at 6 dinner at 7 and a program featuring Anice director of the Texas Main Street Project begins at 8 Tickets for the dinner are For reservations or more call the Downtown Project Office at Reser vations will be accepted through while tickets are Byron a New Braunfels resident and geography professor at Southwest Texas State will be a special guest at the New Braunfels Childrens Museum today at 4 He will be presenting a slide show on Saudi Arabia a timely topic and will be dressed in Saudi His talk will be appropri ate for any age including The slide show is an added attraction for the museums Where in the World is Saudi Arabia exhibit that is The exhibit also includes a desert complete with hot air blow dryer and heat an area on Arabic writing and clothing and Jayne who recently fled Dhahran earlier this also is SM 2 Saudi pilot in F15 downs 2 Iraqi jets Leading a troopsupport rally on New Braunfels Main Plaza are Kami and Robert Photo by Erik Karlsson group voices FERGUSON The sounds of car andtrackjhonis were heard blowing around Main Pla za Wednesidax when a small group of students froth NewBraunfels High School staged a rally supporting the One of their signs Honk if you support peopeToimiung ihe American flag protestingwhy we are there or putting down Im proud to t t V tiadweather kept from but the t group grew some as evening She is planning show of sup port r1 v Another small group of area students staged a quiet protest on Main Plaza last week shouting disgust for American troops in Saudi Arabia shouting it l This isnt a question of DePasqual rThis is a question A wrongful aggression against a country ami we have a right to beover If we werent over there then no telling how far Saddam Hus sein would If I got called I would go like he A small group of adults staged a quiet rally in support of the troops Wed nesday night on the Saudi Arabia AP A Saudi warplane shot down two Iraqi jets foiling the first known attempt by Iraq to bomb Saudi and allied forces reportedly downed two other Iraqi jets heading toward allied The strategic Iraqi city of was reported under allied bombardment by air and sea for a third Military officials in Dhahran said a Saudi pilot flying a F15 shot down two Iraqi Mirage Fl fight er jets loaded with bombs that entered Saudi It was the first report of an Iraqi attempt to enter Saudi airspace since the war with Iraq began a week I just rolled in behind them and shot them said the who agreed to be identified only as The other report of air action came from British Defense Secretary Tom who said allied jets shot down two Iraqi fighter planes in the north ern Persian King said they also chased away a third which discharged an Exocct at the morning briefing Grep Pepin mentioned only the engagement involving the Saudi jet A British Broadcasting reporter aboard the frigate London said the jets were headed toward allied It would appear to be a combina tion of Mirage and Two of the aircraft were shot The other aircraft we believe discharged its Exocet missile out of range and rapid ly returned to King said at a press In other French warplanes made their first foray into pounding positions of the elite Republican Guard near the Iraq City Council feels vote favored conservative fight on permits By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor New Braunfels City Council is expected to take a conservative approach in fighting permit applica tions to store and burn hazardous waste at a local cement plant follow ing Saturdays nonbinding I think the mood of the council now is to pursue this as it becomes said Councilmember Clinton Brandt about spending funds to fight the Lafarge and Systech At 5 City Council canvassed votes from Saturdays non binding special Out of the six propositions on the majori ty voles went 10 Propositions 1 and 3 calling for the city to fight the permits and to spend city funds to do The intent of the election was to give city council direction on whether the publ ic wants the city to fight the permits if how to fund that City Council already has allocated for attorney and consultant fees to fight the Councilmem bers have gone on record opposing the Councilmember Eddie Temple said he is concerned people voting for Proposition 3 did not understand its full intent of spending city Im glad the people of New Braunfels had a chance to make their opinions I wish there had been more people Temple My main concern is that Prop osition 3 was passed with some misin The intent behind Proposi tion 3 would be the city would spend nominal amounts of In Temple the council should have done a better job of informing the public about what was on the The city and the City Council were trying to not influence anybody looking we may have been able to do a better job in getting people Maybe in our we were trying not to influ ence Mayor Arno Becker said he will sit SM 2 Library offers bill hotline The Texas Legislative Refer ence Library is offering a tollfree telephone number throughout the 72nd Legislative Session to answer questions about the status and his tory of all proposed Information can be obtained by supplying a bills subject or The number for the service in Austin is 4631251 or tollfree The service will be available from 8 to 6 Monday through Thursday and 8 to 5 on Fridays and any weekend in which the session For a copy of a contact Edmund Kuempcls office at 15124630602 or Box Texas Architects will present plan for LCRA park land By STEPHANIE FERGUSON Editor A Dallas architectural firm will present preliminary drawings of recreational usages for the develop ment of property adjacent to Landa Park during a public hearing Weve looked at what type of recreational usages would be appro priate for that park that at the same relate to Landa said Dennis Sims of Dunkin and Asso ciates of We didnt want to design the lease property and kind of have if you be a sore thumb sticking The city of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will conduct a public hearing 7 Tues day to receive public input to be used in the development of a masterplan for the future development of the 18 acres leased from the Lower Colorado River adjacent to Landa The lease contract requires the city to develop a I want to make sure that the people dont get the idea that this park plan ning consultant has brought these ideas down and this is this is the law its totally Sims This is a beginning point based on our research as to what we want to Sims said he is recommending at this preliminary point that the proper ly be used for picnic shel a small a botanical See Page 2 F 15 Eagle McDonnell Douglas Attack and air superiority fighter Specifications Wing span Length overall Weight empty Performance Maximum speed Range Kg Km Kuwait according to military sources in France had said it would only hit targets in occupied Trie Iraqi News Agency said today Saddam Hussein visited the southern front on Wednesday and met with commanders who briefed him on developments in the Persian Gulf The commanders told Saddam the allies were cowards for avoiding a ground battle and waging an air war the news agency The allied air assault had a new weapon in its arsenal the skies were Waves of warp lanes took off from Saudi and sources in the gulf state of Qatar said Canadian fighters struck targets in Iraq this Baghdad radio said allied warp lanes staged 15 separate attacks by 7 Iraq fired Scudtype missiles Wed nesday night at the Saudi Riy adh at the eastern port city of Dhah site of a huge air base and at another site in northcentral Saudi the military command said early The officials said the missiles were cither shot down or fell harm lessly into the Baghdad said the Scuds had rained on the heads of the traitors in Riyadh and pounded the imperialist base at The report that Basra was under bombardment came from Irans offi cial news It said said bombs from allied warplanes and missiles fired by warships repeatedly struck the southern port the site of Iraqs military headquarters for the Kusvait It was the third straight day the Islamic Republic News Agency reported bombardment of which lies near the Iranian The reported raids on Basra came a day after Colin chair man of the Join Chiefs of told reporters that allied forces have seized in on Iraqi ground forces strategy for dealing with this army is very simple First were going to cut it then were going to kill he 41 Iraqi aircraft have been destroyed while total combat los ses in the first week amount to according to The Iraqis claim more than 160 planes have been shot down Baghdad radio said today four more aerial targets planes and missiles were shot down in raids on the Most of Iraqs 700 combat aircraft have remained in their protective Tennis time Cooling off between sets at this years USTA womens circuit stop at John Newcombes Tennis Ranch was made easy when temperatures fell with the sending matches into four covered Play continues today with Photo by Erik Karlsson   

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