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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 11, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas Wednesday September 1991 25 Cents 211 Serving NEW BRAUNFELS and Home of Harry Bauer One 16 Pages siaJLmtlsch i Drivers will now be part of jury pool Trade offs Best wishes the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung wishes happy birthday today td Herbert Docgc Olga Jesse Saenz Terry Anna Tina Ortega and Keith Belated birthday wishes to Mike Wishes for a happy anniversary today to Lawrence and Wallie and Mary Sam Nelson and Myrtle Nolle and Harmon and Halcn Know of a birthday or anniver sary Give our receptionist a call the day before at 6259144 wed like to share in the Senator on television Texas Judith will appear on Prime Time Live 12 at 9 on The segment will feature an ongoing investiga tion conducted by the Senate Sub committee oh Health Services on alleged abuses by psychiatric hos The 12 to 14 minute seg ment will include interviews with victims and with chair of the Senate Subcommittee on Health Services and Frank DSan who helped obtain the release of a 14yearold Live Oak boy who was taken from his parents home over their objection and detained at a San Antonio private psychiatric Sfiout Country Fair New Braunfels area Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts will sell Scout Country Fair tickets at a variety of locations The Scout Country Fair will be at McGimsey Scout Park in San Antonio on At the fair there will be numerous games and exhibits of interest to everyone the sale of benefit local the Alamo Boy Scout Potluck supper New Braunfels Newcomers Club will have a potluck supper 17 at 6 Landa Park Pavilion Bring a covered dish and Volunteer training Teen Connection is seeking vol unteers to enhance services offered in the girls and boys alter native outpatient counsel ing service and outreach the thrift shop and the new teen parent Training is scheduled for Satur 21 from 8 to 3 at Teen 1414 San in New This will followed by a self esteem workshop on 24 from 6 to 8 presented by Teen Connection Director Nan For more information or to pieregister for the training call CPR and first aid Comal County Chapter of the Red Cross will soon sponsor CPR and first aid classes at the Oarza Street Classroom across from McKenna Memorial Community CPR will be offered from 610 10 and 12 and 12 from 8 standard first 14 SM 2A Good Day Partly cloudy conditions and wind from the southeast at 1015 mph should keep todays high near 93 and the overnight low near Only a slight chance for rain is fore cast the next few with temp eratures holding to the low 90s by day and 70s Tuesdays high in New Braunfeli wai 91 and the overnight low was For more weather please see Page Inildr 9 TV ByMARKWARNKEN Staff Writer Next year the license to drive will carry a hidden cost for Comal County residents who have tried to avoid jury duty simply by not registering to The Texas Legislature recently enacted a measure that orders the Sec retary of States office to provide counties not only a list of registered voters but a list of licensed drivers for use in sending out jury District Clerk Margaret Hcrbrich said she will certainly appreciate a lar ger pool in Comal County from which to call prospective but that the state and counties face many prob lems in making the system The measure was approved because too many people avoid registering to avoid be called for jury Herbrich One major problem will be iden tifying the actual county a person lives in because drivers licenses dont indicate county of she For many people with New Braunfels addresses actual ly live in rural Guadalupc she That will be the main problem that I because I think well get a lot of misinformation and Ill be pulling people who really dont belong on my jury Herbrich Problems Comal and other counties will face include calling teens old enough to drive but riot v6te elderly or disabled with permanent exemp tions from jury eligi ble to and people listed twice because of marriages or different names on their drivers licences than currently in voting she But when the kinks arc worked Hcrbrich will welcome the larger pool for potential So many of my jurors are now complaining that they arc getting summons every she In the number of jurors we call for dis trict court and counly you probably have a oneinlhrec chance to be called every Theres a lot of people who say they never get but Id be willing to wager they arent Hcrbrich said she doesnt yet know all the details about how the system will but expects to learn more during upcoming conferences and through governmental news The state has about 13 million licensed said Lori a spokeswoman for the Texas Depart ment of Public The DPS will supply the list of licensed I dont have it broken down by but I assume theyll be looking only at drivers 18 and she And our names are listed by city instead of I think that would be a nightmare for matching the cities and the Weve got quite a logistics problem ahead of SM Page 2 The Ascot Travel booth at the Business Trade Show of the Greater New Braunfels Cham ber of Commerce does brisk business during Tuesday nights Sneak hundreds of visitors signing up for trips to be given Accepting a prize for the Desert Stormthemed Centex Office Supply is Cash Her Presenting the prize is trade show chairman Bob Schi The event continues until 7 today at the Civic Photos by Annelies Schlickenrieder Donohue Stratemann Spears Moch Flores Arizpe Parra NMSC names semifinalists By ROBERT STEWART SUN Writer The list of 1992 National Merit Scholar semifinalists announced today includes four Comal County Two New Braunfels High School students are on the They are Danielle Donohue and Scott Donohue is the daughter of Michael and Pauline She is in National Honor and the French and Science Shes interested in majoring in economics or She said her education in NBISD has been Stratemann is the son of Martin and Betty Stratemann and is in the Unicorn He hopes to attend the University of Texas or Rice Universi He plans to major in premediclne in college and hopes for a careers as a At Canyon High Michael Spears is a Spears is the ion of Olynda and Bill Spears and ii treasurer of the National Honor He attended Texas Boys State and is a member of the CHS Academic Decathlon He is undecided about what his major in college will Smithson Valley High School stu dent Andrew Moch is that schools National Merit Scholar Moch is the son of Rebecca Moch of Bulverde and plans to major in electri cal He is an Eagle Scout and a member of last years state champion Academic Decathlon Moch is a member of the S VHS choir and will be in the fall drama produc Secondary school students honored as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program have an oppor tunity to advance in the competition by becoming who are con sidered for some Merit Scholar ships each The program is con ducted by the National Merit Scholar ship a notforprofit NMSC receives no government funding and is supported by more than 600 independent including about 400 company professional and 200 colleges and Students qualify as semifinalists by scoring well on the Preliminary Scho lastic Aptitude Test PSAT test as high school juniors and advance to the finals based on SAT scores and a detailed application that includes a selfdescription of personal interests and educational plans and goals and information about his or her contributions to the school and Next NMSC will announce the 1992 class of Merit Scholars who will receive awards worth approxi mately million for college under graduate Local semifinalists in the National Hispanic Scholar Awards Program are Sergio Flores and Richard Arizpe of New Braunfels High School and Marlsia Parra of Canyon High Flores is the son of Florencio and Aracellia While he is thinking of joining the Air he said he will definitely attend college if he receives the He is inter ested in history and Arizpe is the son of Caesar and Suzan He plans to attend Rice University and major in par ticularly particle He also is in the Unicorn band and Academic Parra is the daughter of Alicia She is the head drum major of the Cougar band and competed in the Academic earning five individual medals at regional and three at The College Board awards 500 nonrenewable scho funded by the Andrew Mellon to high school seniors of Hispanic background who demonstrate outstanding academic Contract on Hummel artwork completed iyJANINE QUEEN Mantfllna Editor we have a baby became a refrain at Tuesdays Holiday Inn reception honoring consummation of a contract key to formation of a Hummel art museum in New Jacques Nauer of representing ARS AO and the family that owns many of the original draw ings of Siller Berta said nine months of negotiation led to the leasepurchase A natural comparison was a recent addi tion to the household of Hummel chairman David His wife Kathy gave birth 9 to a 9cunce You can count on our help in continued development Nauer We do hope the Hummel museum project here in New Braun fels will be a Nauer was named an honorary citizen and ambassador of New by Mayor James He also was presented a cowboy hat by Also present were Bill and Sleglin de Schoen Smith of Fort Smith modeled for Sister Hummel a child in Germany when researching publication rights of an David Lamon presents a cowboy hat to Jacques Photo by Ptfjt 2 Annelies Schlickenrieder Team building coach tells Rotary By STEPHANIE FERGUSON City Editor Building a team whether on the court or in a persons daily life requires having a mission and work ing toward that says Jody Con head basketball coach of the University of Texas womens basket ball The most successful teams and groups of people I think are ones that have a that have a burning desire to get better and so something active every day to reach that she who has coached the Lady Longhom basketball team for 17 spoke to the New Braunfels Evening Rotary Club Tuesday at Omas Haus Heading into another season of Conradt said she has a number of wishes for her team on the court and as Developing the ability to reach out to people who are a part of our who have things in common with us and who can in fact make our own individual performance better because of the strengths they bring to the group those are things that I wish she I dont think theres anything more fun or exhi larating than being swept up in the enthusiasm and the cohcsivenesi of a group of people that are moving for ward utilizing every strength that can be brought to the group and in fact covering each others who in recent years led her team to a national said for people to come together as a team takes a number of factori Includ ing people finding their Executive session planned for tonight An emergency executive session of the Now Bruunfcli City Council ii scheduled for tonight at the New Braunfels Municipal Building at 8 Manager Paul Orohman con firmed the sculon was scheduled for tonight though a notice had not been posted at The City Council it expected to dis cuss personnel matters in regard to the city manager and city department
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