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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 4, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2 New Texas Weather June 1991 Council Water Comal Edwards Canyon Lake Canyon Lake Canyon Lake South Texas forecast TODAYWEDNESDAY Mostly cloudy tonight with lows near 80 coast upper 60s Hill Country to 70s Partly cloudy Wednesday with isolated afternoon Highs in the 90s except 80s coast to near 100 Rio Grande The state A band of showers and thunder storms over the Rio Grande Plains Watch same down down down down moved southward into Mexico ear ly leaving low clouds and mild temperatures patchy fog deve loped over the South Plains except for some thin clouds across the low rolling plains and Edwards Winds blew generally from the south at 10 to 20 But winds over the Trans Big Bend and far west were variable at less than 10 NBISD Continued from Page 1 district will still be able to speak on agenda items as they come if prop erly signed he It is important for the public to understand that the trustees cannot legally respond to or act on anything brought up in an open Brad berry They can only Public meeting laws prohibit discus sion or action on anything not posted on a meeting agenda in Agenda items include an executive session to deal with personnel matters including resignations and appoint The board also will study House Bill recently passed by the state This bill deals with school finance and improving education with added school days and health insurance for Continued from Page 1 Officers reception Disabled American Veterans Chapter invites members and guests to a reception at Wednesday to honor the 199192 The reception will be at the VFW 600 Peace Officers will be installed by Past Commander Wilbur Piet following the Class reunion Canyon High School Class of 1971 will celebrate its 20year class reunion from to June 29 in the Arts and Crafts Building of the Comal County For more informa call Garage sale Harmony Baptist Church has begun collecting items for a June 1415 garage Proceeds will be sued to purchase furnishings for the congregations new sanctuary at 1472 Highway Monetary donations also will be Items may be taken to the church for call 6292293 or Hunting course New Braunfels Parks and Recre ation Department is cosponsoring a Hunter Education Safety Course with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Classes will be from 6 to June 18 and 20 at the Landa Recreation The course is mandatory for hunters born after Fee is due on the first class Preregistration is required and will be accepted at the park office through June For more call To have an item listed in Stam contact Janine Green or Stephanie Ferguson at Submissions should be of commun ity interest but not commercial in Obituaries Opal Funeral services for Opal of New Braunfels were Monday at First Baptist with burial fol lowing at Guadalupe Valley Memor ial Officiating were the Gordon Graham and Howard both of New Cook died May at Santa Rosa Medical Center in San She was bom in Collin County to Porter Theodore James and the former Pearl She married Marion Cook in He preceded her in death She was a member of First Baptist Church and sang with its Sonshine Survivors include a son James Jim Cook and his Barbara of New Braunfels a Leola Davis of Tyler grandchildren Karen Hood of Fort James Cook of New Braunfels and Donna Sei bold of New Braunfels and great grandchildren Sarah Amy Allie Cook and Heather Memorials may be directed to Hos pice New Braunfels or the First Bap tist Church Music Donald Wlrtz Services for Donald of New Braunfels will be at 10 Wednesday at Zoeller Funeral Home with the Raymond Reich offi Burial will follow at Guada lupe Valley Memorial Wirtz died June at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in San He was born in Oconto to Char les and Gertrude Peterson He married the former Agnes Erika Gerhard in on She preceded him in death iu He was a noncommissioned offic er in the United Slates Air Force and had served during World War He was a member of Cross Lutheran life member of the Air Force i Sergeants life member and treasurer of Disabled American Veterans Post life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post member of the Noon Lions Club and Lutfocr Mens League of the Optimist Survivors include a Dorothy Wirtz Graham of Oconto and two Ruftell Wiru and Floyd both of He was preceded in death by two Eleanor Wirtz Berg and Anna Wirtz Logan and three Howard and Chester Pallbearers will be Ruben Knappe Charles Manfred Hcy Ruben Knappe Wallace Paul McDowell and Gene Memorials may be directed to Cross Lutheran Jesusa Vargas Funeral services for Jesusa of New Braunfels will beat Wednesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Burial will follow at Peter and Paul Miss Vargas died June at McKenna Memorial She was bom March in Seguin to Epimenio and Grcgoria Oscjo She had resided in New Braunfels more than 50 years and had been a weaver at Mission Valley She was a Survivors include a Teresa Espinoza of New Braunfels a Guadalupe Vargas of New Braunfels and numerous nieces and Rosary will be at today at Zoeller Funeral Visitation will be from 2 to 9 Tuesday and noon to Continued from t as gasoline and butane is SAFE also requested that residents be allowed to vote on annexation by the city of the cement plant property to allow enforcement of city ordi nances and on an ordinance banning purchase and use inside the city limits of cement manufactured using toxic The city reached agreement with Lafarge in 1988 not to annex the cement plant for seven years if plant officials did not oppose annexation at that Goodbrcad so the annexation proposal likely wont go on the The city certainly does not want to deviate from what has been agreed Goodbread I believe a deals a Kraft said the council needs to send the message to all industries and businesses that the council keeps its We promised them that not to annex until and they said theyd come on board when were So I feel like proposal 2 we can she The third proposal banning cement manufactured using toxic fuels would be a choice by the city and consumers that wouldnt need enforcement by Moore Pennington said some experts con sider such cement a possible long term health risk and substandard as a building but Edmont responded that no scientific evidence says cement containing byproducts of burned hazardous waste is either dangerous or SAFE was formed in 1990 to fight Lafarges hazardous waste permit applications filed with the Texas Water Commission and the Texas Air Control Lafarge plans to accept of hazardous waste for payment and bum the waste in an industrial SAFE filed a petition with the Tex as Water Commission in February asking for regulation changes that would include a ban on hazardous waste facilities within five miles of a public school or The cement plant is within five miles of several local The City Council last week unani mously approved an August referen dum on extending the hours alcohol is sold here after accepting a petition presented by Barry own er of Barrys Under Pass Dur ing that council Wallace asked that some SAFE issues also be added to the and the mayoi then scheduled the workshop last Goodbread also asked the city attorney about the possibility of delaying the scheduled 10 elec tion until November to increase voter turnout and save taxpayers the but Moore said the city is required by die petition to call the election as soon as In other the council heard Wayman and Nancy Krueger ask about the possibility of including an item on the ballot concerning the resolution recently passed by the City Council that supports the local airport receiving reliever status for San Antonio from the Federal Aviation But council resolu as formal statements of cant be included in referendums like the city attorney The Kruegers oppose any changes at the located near their Some of Jo Allisons chimney sweep figurines are displayed on a Chimney sweep collection lands woman in Ripleys Auto accidents blamed on deer crossing roads By ROBERT STEWART Staff Writer The Texas Department of Public Safety reports that deer were the cause of several Comal County auto acci dents this At 1 a 1980 Toyota fourwheel drive truck skidded off FarmtoMarket Road 2673 and over according to DPS The Mark Cogburn of Canyon reacted to an oncoming veh icle that had swerved into his lane to miss a officials His vehicle skidded through a fence and hit a ty pole and support causing worth of officials Jeep found in river A 1986 Jeep Pioneer was found submerged in the Guadalupe River near GuadaComa Estates about 9 according to New Braunfels Police The jeep was stolen from a resident of the 300 block of Bridge Street sometime Saturday police It was apparent that someone had pushed or driven the vehicle through the over the and into the a police spokesperson Damage to the jeep included a smashed front left blown cracked windshield and missing The truck was totaled but the driver received only minor There were no citations At 4 Suzanne Pape of New was southbound on Schoenthal Road near Garden Ridge in a 1990 twodoor Geo when she swerved to miss a The vehi cle left 110 feet of skid marks as the brakes according to DPS offi The car spun out of control and slid off the roadway into an oak officials Both driver and passen ger werewearing seat belts with shoulder There were only minor injuries and no citations By JAMIE LEE CAMPBELL Staff Writer New Braunfels resident Jo Allison recently received an unusual distinc Allison is in Ripleys Believe It Or distinguished because she owns more than 120 chimney sweep I guess I was selected because I have so Allison Theres a story behind them each Allison began her collection in 1969 while she and her husband were living in She I dont no why I started doing The rest is history I Allison said she has purchased a few and been given the The chimney sweep is supposed to bring luck if you shake his hand and get soot on your Allison Allison said she has seen the figur ines at hanging from horseshoes and standing in receiv ing lines so you can shake his hand as you go Allisons chimney sweeps come in a variety of styles and poses and are fashioned from pine you name she Some are Several of Allisons chimney sweeps are seated atop pig a long time ago they were paid with didnt you know she Allison said there have been chim ney sweeps for a long They have a Allison picked up a small cloth chimney sweep at that point and Someone made me this one and over here I have one In each sweep in her col lection brushes up a personal Law Office Of Kimbel Brown Attorney At Law Former Assistant County Attorney Civil and Criminal Practice Since 1981 6253455 260 CASTELL NEW TX FULLY LCEN9ED BY TEXAS SUPREME COURT UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTf FOR SOUTHERN t WESTERN DISTRICTS NOT BOARD CERTIFIED BY THE TEXAS BOARD OF LEGAL SPECIALIZATIONS FREE hearing tests set for Right now your Beltone Hearing Center is accepting appointments for FREE audiometric If you have trouble hearing sounds or understanding take advantage of this free In less than an youll know exactly what youre hearing and what youre Start enjoying all the sounds of Call Beltone today to schedule your free hearing Correction Margie Council was recipient in 1956 of a life member ship from the New Braunfels City Council ParentTeacher It was reported in the Looking Back column in Wednesdays edi tion of the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung that the first such award went to William Kolodzie in While that claim is an accurate reflection of what appeared in the newspaper 25 years it seems that story was in The Herald regrets the A COMMUNITY SALUTE TO SUMMER FRIDAY JUNE 7 8 Join us at the 4th ANNUAL WASSERFEST on the Wurstfest Grounds for Barbeque Cookoff Tube Kanube Race Tubing Childrens Amusements Arts Crafts Continuous Entertainment Grounds Admission FREE Gates open 6pm Friday and 10am Saturday Friday 8 pm12 midnight Johnny Dee and the Rocket 88s HvraldZtitung Published Sunday Thursday and Friday afternMns by New Braunfela 707 iMnda cr Drawer New Texas Second Class postage paid by New Braunfela HeroldZeltung at New DAVID Editor and Publisher JANINE GREEN Managing Editor CHERYL DuVALL Business Manager KAREN REININGER Classified Manager LONE BEASLEY Advertising Director CAROL ANN AVERY Circulation Manager GUS ELBEL Pressroom Foreman Carrier delivery in Blanco and Kendall counties three six one Senior Cltlxens Discount 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 6269144 or 6581900 by 7 and 11 Postmaster Send address changes to Drawer New Braunfels Texas Saturday 9 am Clay Blaker and the Honky Tonk Band Pam Country Recording Star For more information call 6259167 or 18002214369 Sponsors Texas Commerce Bank New Braunfels Smokehouse Mill Store Plaza New Braunfels Resorts CocaCola Schlitterbahn
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