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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 9, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels 145 Serving NEW BRAUNFELS and COMAL y Home of Lawrence Dougherty uno wML Best wishes The New Braunfels Herald Zeltung wishes happy birthday today to Dennis Templeton Dennis Templeton Esther Kay Branon Schcel and Mary Happy birthday Monday to Marisa Jennifer Guerrero and Frank Mendoza Belated best wishes to Tony Chasily Villarrcal and Lupe Happy anniversary today to Diron and Roxannc Linda and Terry Rapp and Rcnnie and Sandy Celebrating Monday anniversaries are Goswin and Gladys Klacrner and Barbara and Ambrose Belated anniversary greetings to Cristina and Ramiro Lagunas and Ellen and Wilton Know of a birthday or anniver sary Give our receptionist a call the day before at 6259144 wed like to share in the Discovery series Discover the fun of summer in New Braunfels at the annual Dis covery Series offered by the Child rens From June 11 through sessions will run from 9 to noon Tuesdays through Children between 6 and 12 years old take two classes each Classes range from wreath and to sewing and collage Admission is per week or a day if a child will not be attending all classes each Museum members pay a week or a To register call Commodities unavailable Due to the recent relocation of the San Antonio Food the distribution of USD A commodi ties have been canceled for the month of The next issue for Comal Coun ty will be during the week of July For more information call Queens contest Girls attending Comal and New Braunfels independent school dis tricts who will be juniors in the coming school year arc eligible to participate in this years Comal County Fair queen If you would like to take phone 6254279 or Sponsors may be any civic organi business or Garage sale Harmony Baptist Church is seeking garage sale items to raise money to purchase furniture for the new sanctuary at 1472 Texas Monetary donations are also The garage sale is slated for June 14 and Items can be taken to the church or call 6292293 or 6256546 to have items picked 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 Lake art show Canyon Lake Art Guild will sponsor an art show during the June 15 Silver Celebration and rcdedication of Canyon The show will take place from 10 to 5 on the front porch of See 2A Good Day Mostly cloudy winds from the southeast at about 10 highs near 90 and lows near 70 are forecast for the area The chance for afternoon thundershow ers stands at 40 For weath er see Page BUSINESS 910 A CLASSIFIED 81 4B COMICS 1016C CROSSWORD 3A DEAR ABBV 11 A ENTERTAINMENT 78B HOROSCOPE 6B KALEIDOSCOPE 18B OPINIONS 4A 8PORT8 1215A TV LISTINGS 19C WiATHER 2A Thrift now By BOB STEWART Staff Writer The Resolution Trust closed First Federal Savings of New Braun fels and approved the transfer of its deposits to Victoria Bank and Trust The failed thrifts four offices will reopen Monday as offices of Victoria Bank and president of Victoria National Bank and TrustNew Braun said First Federal Savings opened for regular weekend business hours Saturday as part of Victoria Bank and We will keep the Wimberley branch open and will fold the San Marcos and Canyon Lake branches into our existing offices in those Walker No decision on New Braunfcls has been made First Federal Savings New Braun fels office is located on Main Victoria Bank is located at 1000 Walnut First Federal Savings of New Braunfels had total assets of million and total liabilities of including million in deposit Victoria Bank and Trust paid a premium to the RTC to receive the The RTC will assist the transaction by advancing million to Victoria Bank and Trust and retaining about million of First Federals The agency will recover a portion of the advance through sale of the The ultimate cost to the agency for the thrifts failure is estimated at Rescue crews work to free an accident victim on the Interstate Highway 35 access road Friday A wrecker was used to pry the roof from the car to release the driver when the jaws of life Photo by Robert Stewart Sunday June 1991 75 Cents Three 46 Pages flag Customers of Victoria Bank and Trust can obtain service at any of the banks locations around the We continue to look at institutions in our market Walker said about possible future The bank prefers to operate in smaller cities and has no operations in large metropolitan according to Car hits truck at onramp By ROBERT STEWART Staff Writer Airlife Helicopter from San Antonio evacuated one victim in a near head on collision at the entrance ramp on the northbound access road in the 800 block of Interstate 35 north of Walnut The accident occurred about 3 A latemodel Chevrolet northbound and attempting to enter IH 35 struck the side of a pickup truck pulling a travel trailer southbound on the access The front left of the car was smashed and the entire left side of the truck and trailer were The car came right at said Albin driver of the We almost had a headon I jumped up on the curb to try to miss New Braunfels a Depart ment of Public Safety Trooper and New1 Braunfels Fire Emergency Medical Service and rescue units were at the See Page 2A SAFES survey indicates three houses inside limits By STEPHANIE FERGUSON City Editor After spending less than on a land members of Securing a Future Environment claim they now have the documentation that will stop the Lafarge and Systech corporations from storing and burning hazardous We havent got them but weve got them in a bad said SAFE President David Directors of during a press conference Friday afternoon at Krauscs announced they had filed a formal motion with the Texas Air Control Board and the Texas Water Commission requesting that Lafarge and Systech permits to store and burn hazardous waste be denied based on a land Last week members of SAFE commissioned Comal County Surveyor Woody Cash to perform a survey of the area around the Balconcs Cement Plant located on Wald outside of New Braunfels city limits for a fee of about Wallace According to the survey indicates there arc three homes located closer than mile of the cement kiln on the plants And according to Senate Bill 1099 signed into law by Ann Richards Friday no facility will be allowed to burn hazardous waste when located within Vi mile of a day care dedicated park or surface water body for The Air Control Board and the Water Commission now have 120 days to make rules to comply with Cashs survey demonstrates that there are three homes that are clearly within Vi mile of the physical kiln to the structure of those said SAFE board member Paul What that means is that there arc three homes out there which will automatical ly prohibit Lafarge and Systech from being able to bum toxic waste in New Braunfels and Comal Herb a spokesman at the Balcones Cement said which owns the has no intention of pulling its The moratorium is in place which means were neither going to go forward nor back off of this were not going to he along with its subsidiary Systech Environ mental selfinitiated a moratorium on the per mits while Southwest Research Institute in San Anto nio performs an environmental assessment of the prop osed SAFE provided documentation of the survey to offi cials at the New Braunfels plant late We have not been asked for anybody to allow 2A David Wallace says a survey performed by the county surveyor shows three homes are located within of the Balcones Cement Photo by Stephanie Ferguson Senior center effort in final third During the final third of the fund drive for construction of the Seniors Center of Comal progress can be monitored on a to be presented twice each week in the New Braunfels Volunteers from the Comal County Senior Citizens Foundation will work to keep figures provided to the newspaper mid those posted on Main Plaza In The large thermometer was con structed by volunteer Walter who supplied lie It painted without charge by Signs and erected in a space provided by George Assuming duties as chairman of the Business and Individual Contribu tions Committee for the remainder of the drive is Tim Morris of Mayo and Morris The future is he Lets all pitch in any way that we are to support the communitys and our greatest senior Another Bob Dingel is coordinating placement of donor He invites those who detect mistakes or omissions to call him at Maybe in the future mistakes can be he noting that Ed Gladys Bartling and Vickie CrutchfieUl have volunteered to enter donor lists on a Dingeklein well be able to blame it on the Recent grouped by their level of include Capstone donors Glenn and Clirystiue and Nancy Tressie Jim Ted Wood and Jim and Murial Cornerstone donors Robert and Marjorie Glenn and Ruth John and Hortense Karbach and Charles and Margaret Foundation donors up to Will and Vonnie and Hazel and Carolyn Pearl Chambers Tommy and Amy OGonnan and Mary Roice and Mary Lou Barry and Shirley Cecil and tna Mildred Margaret Kovacs and Judith KovacsLong and Rita Eugene and Janette Bike and Jean Balch Ralph and Marie Nan cy and Frances Marcella Betty Byron and Theodora Dil Marind Fred and Neva and Jeanmne and Jean Bob Rose Ann Van and John ami Teresa Ed and Betty Aim Belle Cleo Anne and Ruth Marshall and Mary Frances Stan and Mary and and Paul Ohls and Annie and Pat Margaret Paint Robert and Darlene Ger trude Aurelia Hubert and Elaine Dorothy David and Olive Hof and Holzmann and Lynn Marie and King Irene Stauffer Adelheid Archie and Nancy Carl and Marth Elenor Kurt and Joe Stella Antonette and Card Kate and Victor Hilda Moellering and Alba Chavez George and Margaret Vera and Edwin Vera and Wayne Uarae Louise and John Pauline and Mrs Emily Rid Collections for renovatipn ot the Seniors Qenter oj County have reached
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