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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 27, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas Iraqis request for helicopters tuckered See Page 8A Texas senate favors compromise on school finance See Page 9A Smithson Valley ousted from soccer playoffs by See Page 12A New Braunfels 94 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS 377880 5126259144 Wednesday March 1991 25 Cents Two 22 Pages Stammtisch Best wishes The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung wishes happy birthday today Marvin Mark Raul Abraham Linda Hillary Car los Bill Linda Mac Voss Red Lorriane Rop Terri DeDe Raymond Corrina Caballero and David Belated best wishes to Sam Know of a birthday or anniver sary Call our receptionist at 6259144 the day before wed like to share in the Street closings Closed today for street construc tion work are Hackberry Avenue from San Antonio to Katy Bridge Street from Live Oak Mes quite and Mill Street from Live Oak to Mesquite The Hackberry portion was closed Good Friday holiday Administrative offices of the city of New Braunfels will be closed in observance of Good Fri according to city purchasing agent Frank There will be normal garbage pick up that Democratic Women Texas Democratic Women of Comal County will caravan to Austin Friday to tour the Gover nors lunch and then meet with Kirk who will detail the Governors blue print for The New Texas and explain how grassroots organiza tions can facilitate the programs she has Meet at the Kmart parking lot at Call 6201522 for more Easter gifts Hop on over to the McKenna Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Gift Shop for a wide selection of Easter bunnies and Easter Sales from the auxiliaryoperated gift shop go into a scholarship fund and help purchase equipment for the Silver Spurs Fun Fest The awardwinning Smithson Valley Silver Spurs Dance Team is hosting a 20family rummage sale as part of the Silver Spurs Fun Fcst on April 20 at 8 at the Bulverde Country Club formerly Fcrdies on If youd like to make a call 9643119 or Someone would be happy to pick up any items you have to Babe Ruth tryouts New Braunfels Babe Ruth Base ball for and 15yearold will host registration and tryouts March 23 See Page 2A Good Day Cloudy conditions and winds from the southwest at 1520 mph arc forecast for the area today with a high in the low 80s and a low 60 High in New Braunfels was 78 with an overnight low of A strong chance for showers is predicted with temperatures ranging from 75 to 50 For more weather see Page Inside DEAR TV Council hopefuls share views By KATHRYN SCHOEMER Staff Writer New Braunfels City Council candi dates voiced their opinions Tuesday night in a public forum hosted by Friends for Retired Paul Fraser candidate for District was the first candidate to speak at the Fraser expressed interest in the Dye Plan as a means for saving Comal Fresh water from the Medi Leon and San Antonio rivers would be pumped back into Leon into the high ground and above FM 1604 in order to let the water go back into the recharge zone and keep it Fraser No effluent would come into the so the plan is a viable he along with three other city council supports public elections to determine the mayors position rather than having city coun cil make the Candidate Eddie area manager for has served District 4 for three Temple claims he has gained knowledge and experience on city council that enables him to represent his I believe its impor tant to keep continuity and a sound businessmaking decision process in our city council and thats what tried to do for the past three Temple said he believes that feder al courts will need to solve the Edwards aquifer The courts can enforce restrictions on aquifer purveyors who refuse to restrict their Until New Braunfels council members need to continue preserving the he While Temple agreed with his opponents that saving Comal Springs is essential to the he did not support the residents electing the Its important to keep politics out of the mayors position because he is the leader and needs to communi SM 2A Dance floor donated By JANINE GREEN Managing Editor One recent donation to the new Seniors Center of Comal County has volunteer laborers Workers recently dismantled the dance floor from Heidelburg Its donor was whic John scrapes the wooden tiles loose arid Jim Cooney scoops them into a Photo by Erik Karlsson signman That floor is threeeighths inchthick oak said Char les a retired architectural engineer who drew up plans for the remodeled Its square feet at 30 piece per square A little quick math tells you these guys are handling pieces of The blocks have been boxed up and transported to to the Landa Street this type of floor would cost roughly per square Cook All its costing us is a lot of volunteer Ecumenical rites on Good Friday among Holy Week events Area churches are conducting spe cial services this week in observance of First Protestant 172 will conduct Maundy Thurs day Service with Holy Communion Thursday at A German Good Friday service with Holy Com munion is scheduled for 9 Friday with the Roland Parishioners will participate in the Budgetary experience stressed By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor Comal County District Court Coor dinator Martin Allen says if he is elected to the Comal Independent School District Board of Trustees he will bring to the board budgetary experience he has gained while work ing for the And with the possibility of CISD losing a great amount of money from the a person experienced with budgets will be he Theres going to be a lot of cut Allen backs that are going to have to come with the mandates the state is putting on us and I want to be a part of Allen Allen is one of 13 candidates run ning for a place or the CISD school New Braunfels Ministerial Alliances Englishlanguage Ecumenical Good Friday worship at noon at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Easter Sunday services are at 8 and identical ser Sermon by the Daryl The Greatest Story Ever Johns Episcopal 312 will conduct Maundy Thursday service and altar stripping at followed by an Ecumenical Service at noon at Saints Peter and Paul Friday and Way of the Cross an experiential demonstration of Jesus final hours at 7 at A candlelight service is planned for 7 Bishop John McNaughton will conduct Eas ter Sunday Services at 8 and which includes the Flow ering of the Colonial Manor Care 821 81 will host Easter Sun rise Services at 7 Fami lies are invited to New Braunfels Presbyterian 373 Howard is conduct ing early morning devotionals each day of Holy said the Ken The service of prayers and devotions begins at Other Holy Week events planned at NBPC include at Maundy Thursday Communion Service and an evening service on Good Text for the Communion service will be scriptures on the upper Peters and pastor emeritus the Bill Jones will Each of the which begin at will feature special The public is invited to School board reaction Smith Hays Potter Ikels Goodson Comal Independent School District Trustees Wenzel George Trustees praise Rogersy charisma By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor The list of accolades for newly selected superintendent Joe Rogers is a long one among school board members who appointed him to load Comal Independent School Hes got a charisma mats just said Trustee Bill I think one of things mat 1 admire the most about Joe Rogers is his abili ty with the said Trustee Clay Spud Joe has an ability to get along with people and make people under stand the said Board President Lee All seven members of the Comal ISD Board of Trustees voted for Rogers from a slate of four candidates to fill the position left vacant by Bill Brown who died of cancer in December Rogers will assume his new position April He has been a longtime educator in Comal County and for the past seven years has been principal at Smithson Valley High He has lived in New Braunfels for 26 years and has worked as band vice principal within the New Braunfels Independent School District and owned and operated Rogers Music Company for three Hell make a good manager as said Trustee Leroy He works well with Hes got an outgoing I think he understands the Trustee Tom Potter said Rogers years in education and his credibility with the community will make him a effective He knows the ins and outs of our school said Trustee Larry When Joe took over as principal at Smithson we had had many like one per He look it and turned it into an excellent academic facility that it is Smith said that because of the previous high turnover of principals at Smithson Valley High the morale among students and patrons was but Rogers turned that When Joe Rogers moved into that high school seven years he started very methodically to do a public relations job with the the stu dents anil the patrons that has just been Smith
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