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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 17, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas                                Members of Reba McEntires band killed in plane See Page 7A Parades mark at ricks Day weekend in United See Page 6A angers unicorns3 win sets up pivotal soccer See Page 12A New Braunfels 87 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS 377880 5126259144 Sunday March 1991 75 Cents hree 42 Pages i Plane crash claims lives of two Best wishes The New Brourfcls Herald Zeitung wishes Happy Birthday today to Terry Mario Vil Tyson Alene Josie Debbie Mike Melvin Kevin Scott Helga Manard Heather Nicole Patricia Paul Kelly Jamie Patsy Hil mer Kallie Pamela Sue Glenn Pat Ramsey and Jo Hanna Falken Best wishes Monday to Troy Katrina Dillon Keith Foersier and Monroe Belated greetings to Con nie Tony Terrell and Rudy Happy anniversary today to Werner and Ruby Kiesling and on Monday to Bill and Sandy Kolthoff and Edward and Gloria Know of a birthday or anniver sary Call our receptionist the day before at 6259144 wed like to share in the Aggie Moms gathering Comal County Texas University Mothers Club will host the 24th annual meeting of District Vffl Federation of Texas University Mothers Clubs March The local club hosted the first District VJH meeting 24 years Clubs comprising District VJJI now are San Laredo and Eagle This years event will be at Bavarian Registration is at 9 with a coffee and get acquainted hour to Also on the program is a short business Entertainment will provided by Ed Kadlecek and Ger man A German lunch will be served by Aggie Cost is Special guests will be all former local Mothers Club presi dents as well as Federation officers from around the Local presi dent is GayLynn Smith and chair man for the event is Karon All local Aggie Momes are encouraged to For reserva call 6259609 or 6296304 by March WalkAThon today New Braunfels Business and Professional Womens Club is sponsoring an Anderson WalkAThon today from 2 to 4 at Landa For more call Delores Smith at 6294352 or Ann Bartholomew at Page 2A Good Day Todays breezy condi with a high in the upper 70s and northwest winds at 1520 mph seems likely to put the cold and rain behind us for a few An overnight low of about 40 is with temperatures in the 70s expected Ram which totaled from 7 Friday to 7 Saturday and had reached another by 3 Saturday put the months total at inch and the year todate figure at For more weather see Page Inskto 1016C DEAR EDUCATION3B LIVESTOCK By STEPHANIE FERGUSON Editor Federal authorities are continuing to investigate the crash of a single engine aircraft near the New Braun fels Municipal Airport Friday that claimed the lives of a Houston sur geon and his It looked like a noseend impact destroying the aircraft totally and burning everything in the aircraft and the aircraft said Texas Depart ment of Public Safety TVooper Jim who investigated the crash until federal authorities At impact it ignited hi a Shea They were burned beyond Killed in the crash was pilot Walter Jack and Ada Mae Becker of The couple apparently was flying into New Braunfels to stay at their second home in the Lake McQueeney According to officials of the Feder al Aviation the cou ple was flying in from an El Paso air port to the New Braunfels Airport when the crash occurred around The Beechcraft Bonanza crashed in a recently plowed field off West meyer less than a mile from the airport Inclement including dense fog and rain that covered the New Braunfels area could have been a factor in the Shea Rainy weather Saturday hampered the investigation for FAA and Nation al Transportation Safety Board offi who spent most of the day at the According to officials it could take months to determine why the plane went Page 2A FAA and NTSB investigators examine the damaged Photo by Erik Karlsson The auctioneer at Saturdays 23rd Annual Comal County Junior grand champion steer brought in for Kyla Livestock Show and Sale drums up bids to boost proceeds to more Photo by Erik Karlsson than Despite rainy conditions throughout the the Youth Show takes in FFA students put livestock on block at annual event By STEPHANIE FERGUSON Editor It was a rainy day Saturday on the Comal County Fairgrounds auction but the spirit for local youth wasnt dampened as more than was raised during the 23rd Annual Junior Livestock Show and More than 200 area students stepped up to the block Saturday afternoon with boilers and rabbits they had raised for the Comal County Junior Livestock Show and the grand champion raised and shown by Kyla was sold for The buyers were Tri City Distribu Voges Plumbing Flowers by SacNPac Drive In Sikes Electric Raymond Voges and Startz After the a senior at Canyon High said she knew Blade was special when she got him last Since then he has received the best feed and attention and was washed at least twice a she Its a lot of long hours and a lot of she adding she couldnt have done it without her supportive family and who plans to attend Texas Uni versity after said its going to be tough parting from who has a twin brother named in all six animal was The swine division raised steers lambs boilers rabbits and Students participating in the show and sale are members of Comal County 4H clubs and Future Farmers of America chapters from New Canyon and Smithson Valley high Each student is allowed to sell one market animal through the auction pro vided that animal is of show A portion of the revenue brought in through the auction goes back into the Comal County Junior Livestock Association that sponsors and supervises the show and For more results and pictures from the Youth see pages 810A of todays Herald Kuempei Hearing on KuempePs moratorium Tuesday By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor Proposed legislation that would place a moratorium on the burning of hazardous wastes in cement kilns will be heard by the House Environmental Affairs Committee Tuesday in I am very pleased to have the hearing on this bill at this early date in the legislative ses said bill sponsor Edmund Kuempei There are a number of hazard ous waste related bills filed this year and that makes it critical that our bill is passed before any legislative logjam could Kuempei filed House Bill 420 ear lier in the The bill was deve loped to give state lawmakers and reg ulatory agencies more time to study a relatively new teelinology of burning hazardous waste as fuel in cement The federal Boiler and Industrial Furnace rules recently were promul gated to include the regulation of cement kilns Those rules are expected to become effective by June tliis The hearing Tuesday is open to public As far as I know we will have some people with the New Braunfels the concerned citizens of New Kuempei said adding resources witnesses from the Texas Air Control Board and the Tex as Water Commission also will Kuempei said he expects HB 420 to be passed out of committee and sent to the The hearing begins at 8 Tuesday in the Reagan Building in Hearings on Judith Zaftirinis also dealing with hazardous waste will be heard Wed nesday by the Texas Senate Natural Resources Smith sees town meetings as way to keep in touch iy STEPHANIE FERGUSON Editor Congressmen should spend more time with their constituents than in their offices in says Lamar Smith RSan Antonio attended five town meetings in San Antonio and New Braunfels Saturday talking about various His last stop of the day was in New Braunfels at Seele Elementary They are tremendously Smith said about town meet Related story and Page IB Theres just no substitute for person to person Theres no substitute for hearing whats on peoples minds and getting a feel for how strong they feel on certain Smith listened to more than 30 people in New Braunfels for about an hour Saturday of Congress spend too much time in their not enough time out of their office and noi enough time getting oui and getting with the people that put them in he After attending the five meetings Smith said the main issues on the peoples minds today was the spending and taxes and health For a detailed look issues discussed in New Brauufejs see Page 1B of todays   

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