Friday, August 16, 1991

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 16, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2 New Texas August 1991 Weather Water Watch Comal down 6 Edwards down Canyon Lake up 19 Canyon Lake down 6 Canyon Lake up South Texas forecast TODAYSATURDAY Partly hot days with mild nights through A chance of afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms across the Highs both days in the except between 100 and 107 rio grande Lows mostly in the except near 80 at the SUNDAYTUESDAY Hill Country and South Central partly cloudy with isolated mainly afternoon and early evening show ers or Highs in the mid Lows in the mid Tex as Coastal partly cloudy with isolated mainly afternoon and early evening showers or Highs near 90 mid to upper 90s New incumbents sworn in weekend anticipated The weekend weather forecast calls for cloudy morning skies and partly cloudy afternoon with highs expected in the upper about 97 or Southeast winds at 10 mph to 15 mph arc expected throughout the A slight chance of afternoon show ers or about 20 per is predicted both Saturday and About daytime and over night visitors are expected this the average number for a nonholiday summer The Greater New Braunfels Cham ber of Commerces Convention and Stammtisch Continued from Page 1 be presented at Monday at the New Braunfels Civic The featuring nationally known speaker Pat is spon sored by the Comal and New Braunfels independent school dis New Braunfels Ministerial Alliance and New Braunfels Middle School ParentTeacher Socia travels the nation teaching teens how much fun it is NOT to have The program is free and open to the School Immunizations Backtoschool immunization clinics are being conducted by the Comal County Health Department at the Knights of Columbus Hall across from the main entrance to Landa Tuesdays clinic will be open to persons of all ages and Thursdays will be limited to those at least 4 years Hours are 911 and 14 For more infor mation call Thrifty changes The Teen Connection Thrift Shop will be closed 2024 in preparation for a grand reopening and summer clearance sale Among the items to be marked down drastically are belts and Driving classes New Braunfels Independent School District has two August classes to assist commercial driv ers in passing Texas Department of Public Safety The first is The second in For call NBISD at 20 and 22 are the next dates for defensive offered at the Comal Independent School District For enroll ment call CISD at Teen training Teen Connection will hold a training session for young people interested in volunteering at the Teen The training will be from 10 to noon Saturday at the located next to the Brauntex Theater on San Antonio Call 6296571 to Service League New Braunfels Service League is accepting letters of application from local charities and organiza tions to receive a donation from the proceeds of the leagues third annual fall fund Letters should tell the organizations pur budget structure and any spe cial This information will help the financial committee in its Address letters to Chair man Lynette Financial New Braunfels Ser vice Box New Texas Letters may be sent through To have an Item listed In contact Janine Green or Stephanie Ferguson at Submissions should be of commun ity Interest but not commercial In INEMERQENCIE3 Visitors Bureau had an average of 325 telephone and inpcrson tourist con tacts Monday through Thursday this Bureau traffic showed signs of slowing down this week mostly because those planning to come to New Braunfels during the remaining few weeks of summer generally already have the needed tourism Bureau Director Jim Schecle The Labor Day weekend is expected to be good as far as local but not quite as good as the July Fourth and Memorial Day Scheelc By ROBERT STEWART SUffWrlur New Braunfels Independent School District Trustee Leo Chafin and returning incumbents Nayo Zamora and Arlon Hermes were sworn in as members of the NBISD board of trus tees Thursday Jean Ward was elected as the new president of thejboard in a 43 secret ballot over Dick Ward was nominated by Margie Raborn and Robinette was nominated by Bob I will try to behave myself and I appreciate your vote and will work very Ward Ward is a retired teacher and received a resounding applause from some 200 teachers who made up the audience at the Nayo Zamora was elected vice president after Arlon Hermes turned down the nomination due to business Bob Clarke was elected to be the new secretary and Dick Robinette was chosen as All officers other than president were chosen on unanimous voice Outgoing board president Bob Self said that being on the board had been a learning experience and that the board had provided the best possible education for the Superin tendent Charles Bradberry presented Self with a plaque recognizing his There goes a man who deserves all our applause for 14 years of Trustee Dick Robinette Speakers throughout the evening commended Self and said that his knowledge and experience would be The board authorized the use of existing signature plates of the previ ous officers until new plates could be made for affixing official signatures to Sworn In as members of the New Braunfels Independent School Dis trict Board of Trustees from Arlon Leo Chafin and Nayo Administering the oath is Susan secretary to NBISD Superintendent Charles Photo by Robert Stewart Continued from 1 The budget is 68 percent payroll costs which is considered very compared to a norm of 75 Curtis A six percent of the midpoint salary raise for all employees is included in the budget that was passed but that could be increased after further review at the salary Rep resentatives of the teachers organiza tion will be invited to attend the One bright spot in the new budget was health Before any bids come I can tell you there is no increase in health insurance cost this Curtis This is different from the last couple of The computer is working fast and furious to determine the effects of last weeks election on our tax Cur tis Were not sure of our finan cial condition right The passage of additional home stead exemptions in the district will shift more of the tax burden to businesses in the The tax base in New Braunfels is 80 percent Dick Robinette The district will have to borrow on which interest must be for operating expenses for the first time since 1975 due to the delay in tax collections and non disbursement of state Curtis There also will be no to generated by investment as we have had in past he Many of issues will be addressed again at the upcoming tax The date for the hearing will be set after the County Appraisal Dis trict determines the tax base with new exemptions figured EVERYTHINGS ON SALE SINCE 1910 COAST TO COAST SHOP9AMTO9PM E As Previously Purchased AUGUST 17th ONLY DESK WHITE FINISH RAIN CHECKS ACCEPTED ONE COUPON PER HOUSEHOLD LAYAWAY AUGUST 17th ONLY ALL 5 PIECES Hurry in for this lovely country style RAIN CHECKS ACCEPTED ONE COUPON PER HOUSEHOLD AUGUST 17th ONLY Rolltop desk features an Oak RAIN CHECKS ACCEPTED ONE COUPON PER HOUSEHOLD down payment finance charges payments til 91 approved FINANCE CHARGES will accrue at a rate of 18 APR minimum FINANCE CHARGE If paid in full by the November due these charges will be credited to your Offer good through HURRY IN FOR MORE DETAILS 2 CONVENIENT LOCATIONS 5430 GREATFARE DRIVE 512 6615331 1410 East Rittiman Road Exit p 6707 LOOP410 512 6800909 1410 West Culebra Road Exit PRICES QOOO THROUGH AUGUST 1 19911 mmf Allow 24 For Pick Up At Our Culobrm thovtrooml WHILfc SUPPl Y LAblS HHLVIOUSLY PUHCHAStD Mfc HCHANOISfc hXCLUOfcO 1991 LEVITZ FURNITURE