Friday, February 22, 1991

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 22, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas New Ttxai February 1991 Weather Water Comal Canyon Canyon Lakt Canyon Lake Edwards Texas area forecasts WEST TEXAS Fair through Saturday with warm Lows tonight mostly 30s except lower 40s lower Pccos valley and Big Highs Saturday mid 60s Panhandle to mid 70s Permian Basin and Concho Valley to near 80 Big NORTH TEXAS A slight chance of showers southeast otherwise partly Lows tonight from 38 to Partly cloudy and warm Highs from 64 SOUTH TEXAS Fair to partly cloudy through Warmer Lows tonight hi the 40s to the 50s Highs Satur day mostly in the PORT ARTHUR TO PORT OCONNOR Tonight northwest wind 10 to 15 Seas 2 to 4 Saturday north wind 10 to 15 Seas 2 to 4 PORT OCONNOR TO BROWNSVILLE Tonight north wind 10 to 15 Seas 3 to 5 Saturday northeast wind near 10 Seas 2 to 4 Extended forecasts SundayTuesday SOUTH TEXAS Hill Coun try and South Central Increasing clouds and mild Sunday with a slight chance of showers or thun Highs in the Lows near Cloudy and cooler Mon day with a chance of Highs in the Lows in the Decreas ing clouds and cool Tuesday with rain Highs in the 50s to near Lows in the 30s Hill Country 40s south central Coastal Bend Partly cloudy and mild Highs in the Lows in the 50s to near Cloudy and cooler Monday with a chance of Highs in the Lows in the 40s to near Decreasing clouds and cool Tuesday with rain Highs near Lows in the Lower Rio Grande Valley and Plains Partly cloudy and mild Watch cfs down 4 down 14 same down same Highs in the upper 70s and lower Lows in the Mostly cloudy and cooler Monday with a chance of Highs in the Lows in the 50s to near Decreasing cloudiness and cooler Tuesday with rain Highs in the 60s to near Lows in the 40s inland to the 50s Southeast and Upper Texas Coast Increasing clouds and mild Sunday with a chance of showers or thunder Highs in the Lows in the 50s inland to near 60 Cloudy and cooler Monday with a chance of Highs in the Lows in the 40s inland to near 50 Decreasing clouds and cool Tuesday with rain Highs in the 50s to near Lows in the NORTH TEXAS Generally Warm and cloudy Sunday with a chance of rain or Continued cloudy Monday but cooler with a chance of rain or thunderstorms eastern WEST TEXAS Texas Pan handle Turning colder Cold Sunday night and Monday with a slight chance of Fair and cold Highs mid 50s Sunday and in the mid 40s Mon day and The state Showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue across south eastern portions of North Texas tonight while the rest of the state gets a head start on clearing Forecasts are calling for partly cloudy skies over North Texas and for fair skies over the rest of the state on Temperatures will be warmer around the state Lows tonight will be in the 30s and 40s in North Texas and West Texas and in the 40s and 50s in South Highs Saturday will be in the 60s and 70s except in the Big Bend area of Southwest Texas where readings will climb to or slightly above the 80degree Continued from Page 1 People think insurance companies vast quantities of cash which is not Koegle The financial responsibilities of an insurance company are so great that they are lucky to make a 1 percent to 3 percent profit each he John director of the Con sumers Union regional said bill was the best opportunity in decades for consumers to get equal treatment in the insurance regulatory Rick regional vice presi dent of the Insurance Information If it reduces policy holder and industry makes tit tough on fraudulent operators while restoring public then its a giant step in the right On the other if its punitive in nature to the vast majority of com panics the ones who obey the law and pay their taxes and have invested heavily in the future of this state consumers and companies will 1 both Gentry Richards contended that some Tex ans spend as much as 20 percent of their incomes on They spend more on insurance than any i thing but food and she Gentry disputed that say A recent nationwide study found that the combined premiums for all types of insurance renters and homeowners account for per cent of a households spend less on insur ance in general than they do for trans hous ing or he Included among the legislations many provisions were proposals to Require prompt payment of with insurance companies required to add on interest if they arent Give policyholders 45 days notice of intentions to cancel or raise Require policies to be written in plain Provide a rating system for insurers and a tollfree hotline where consumers could obtain rate Repeal insurers limited exemp tions from antitrust Provide for independent collec tion of the information used to deter mine rather than relying on industry Prohibit state insurance regula tors and top State Board of Insurance employees from quitting and immedi ately taking jobs with insurance com panies by requiring a oneto twoyear waiting a company to offer all insurance lines in Texas that they sell in other Insurance companies no longer will be able to take their line and go home to or wherever it if they dont like the rates or regulations of a particular line of Richards Provide felony criminal penal ties for Require independent audits of all and raise the capital and surplus requirements for all Give insurance companies more flexibility in setting their rates above or below a state benchmark The old days of the insurance bus iness are said Eddie DCorpus New Braunfels HeraldTithing writer Kalhryn Schooner contributed to thii Legislators awaiting tote on tottery A lottery for Texas means different thinfi for different people and state lawmaker representing Comal Coun ty iay they juit want to give voters the chance to speak their I dont have a treat feeling one way or me said Edmund Kuempel I probably wouldnt buy a lottery The odds of winning are not too but to let the people vote I dont have any problem with who represents District 46 making up Ouadalupe and Kendall said he believes a majority of the people living in his district support the Ann Richards is urging law Continued from 1 Reimer said good effective police work by Sheriffs Office Detective Richard David Ott and Danny Ybarra of the district neys office assited in clearing the case so San Antonio Police Department also assisted in the If it hadnt been for all these peo ple this wouldnt have gone off as well as it Reimer wallet on the roadside with no money in Reimer So what that lead us to believe is either there was a murder for robbery there was an allegation that it was a situation where he just aided and abetted a Because this guy was popped right in the back of the head there is no doubt in our mind that this was indeed a murder and the fact that the money was gone could have been murder for he Births McKenna Memorial Hospital Jesse and Lori Flores New Braunfels 7pound 14ounce boy Stammtisch Continued from Page 1 Girls and boys who will be ages 67 as of July 31 are The registration fee is and a birth certificate is For more information call Fred Zinkgraf at 6293464 or Greg Franklin at The problem NAIL FUNGUS The solution Try this effective remedy for the pain and embarrassment of nail Fights discolored Two powerful antifungal agents fight infection on toenails and finger Provides relief from the pain and eliminates the Easy to apply as nail No prescription Do you 189 Artificial Nails Then you should uso to prevent the nail fungus associated with artificial Avilltbli tt yourphvmicy or thtm conttct Krtmtr 8778 8 Published Sunday Thursday and Friday afternoons by New Draunfels 707 Landa or Drawer New Texas Second Class postage paid by New Braunfels HeraldZeitung at New DAVID SULLENS Editor and Publisher JANINE GREEN LONEBEASLEY Managing Editor Advertising Director CHERYL DuVALL Business Manager KAREN REININGER Classified Manager CAROL ANN AVERY Circulation Manager GUS ELBEL Pressroom Foreman Carrier delivery in Blanco and Kendall countlet carrier delivery six Mail delivery outside Comal in Texas three six one Mail outside Texas six one If you have not received your newspaper by Tuesday through or by call 6259144 or 6581900 by 7 and 11 Postmaster Send address changes to Drawer New Braunfela Texas makers to MM the lottery bill prop oied by Ron Wilson D Houston and John Momford D I wu once lottery ikeptlc Rlchirdi uid in a recent edi torial to newrpapen acrou the But after analyzing the practi cal and fiical questions that the lottery issue Im persuaded that a staterun lottery is a good I believe we need to do everything pos sible to save to consolidate state government and to raise revenue from sources other than And thats why I have designated lottery legislation as an emergency matter during the current session of the Bill Sims DSan Angelo laid he has supported lottery legislation since he was elected in Tve never bought a I dont ever plan laid who represents a portion of Comal I know the people who are going to gamble are going to gantble and Id just soon put it in the state coffers than have them going out gambling somewhere Estimates show that a lottery in Texas could generate more than million for the next state budget cycle if voters approved the measure in May and it started in The state is facing a billion budget deficit in Starting a lottery requires a constitutional amendment and two thirds of the House of Representatives must approve placing the plan on the which then goes to voters for ratification I will agree that the people of as deserve the opportunity to vote and that we should abide by their said Judith Zaffirlni For many people its a moral For others irs who represents Comal said there is great support for a lottery in her senatorial I would vote for a proposed Constitutional amendment for the purpose of giving Texas and my con stituents the opportunity to she I personally will vote against it when I go to the Continued from 1 Thats when everybody started talking about the aquifer because they didnt know that they were taking it for she The springs stayed dry until when inches of rain As a result of the legisla tors created the EUWD in 1959 to edu cate the public and preserve the Although the board has educated the several problems surround the preservation of the aquifer because of number of people who use The population since the 1950s has more than doubled and it would only take half the duration of time to dry up Comal Albach Water preservation is difficult because of the number of users draw ing water from the The Edwards Aquifer serves San New San Uvalde and other cities hi addition to providing water for agri resi dential and recreational If we could take one user out we wouldnt be in the problem were he People ask board members who are you to say we cant take a long shower or who are you to say the endangered species arent worth any thing It seems like no one is willing to he By the book The preschool and kindergarten students at Cross Lutheran 169 Hickory celebrate Book Fair by dressing up as favorite characters from If you look you may see Snovy David of David and Goliath Laura Ingalls or Mary who had a little The event continues from to 6 today and is open to the Photo by Erik Karlsson Corpus Christi man sought in deaths RIO GRANDE Texas AP Authorities say they are looking for a Corpus Christi man in connec tion with the slayings of four men found 30 in a bullet riddled van in rural Starr Starr County Peace Justice Arnoldo Gonzalez issued an arrest warrant Thursday for Juan Gilberto of Corpus Eugenio Falcon has said he believes drug traffickers shot and burned the The all from the Lower Rio Grande Valley city of were identified as Alejandro 44 Juan 30 and brothers Robert and Gregorio Authorities barely recognized that there were human remains in the charred van when they found Investigators believe the shootings took place before the van was taken to a remote field and incinerated with diesel and Falcon said the warrant for Hinojo sa was based on confidential informa1 tion the sheriffs department received about two weeks He said there are other suspects in the Investigators also believe the slay ings arc related to the 28 shooting death of Rogelio also of His body was found in ah abandoned field between Weslaco and Holly Merriflelds Dae internationally known featured for you this weekend at Rolling Oaks Noted Artists from Several States at Rolling Oaks Mall 5 Days Feb 24 You can watch the artists paint Over 1500 pieces of fine art and sculpt and you can buy fine are on Why not spend a art at low no markup couple of hours browsing and enjoying the Come and visit with Some of the Key Artists FROM Holly nationally known wildlife artist Gary charcoals of the movie stars Doug calligraphy Dae world traveled seascapes Guy western wildlife watercolors Roger Southwestern wildlife gouache Bryan photography Rose Ann balloon art Skip metal sculpture Wallace protrait Joe watercolors Johanna oils Carolyn watercolors Jan Douglas oils Betty oils pastels Tony handblown glass Dick 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