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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 6, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas Page 6A New Texas October 1991 Area briefs Oktoberfest planned BOERNE Both contemporary and German favorites will be on the program when the Beethoven Concert Band and Dance Band tune up for Oktoberfest at the Boernc Area Community Center on David Mathis is director of the Soloist Joanic a lyric soprano with the Beethoven will sing selections by Bryon coronet will join the band for Post Horn The annual a fundraiser for the community runs from 12 noon to 9 with intermittent accordion music through the day from Hans a Beethoven Dance Band concert at 6 Beethoven Dancers at and the Beethoven Concert Band at 8 German food and crafts will be avail able and prizes will be For call the center at Prison projects SAN MARCOS City officials and business leaders in San Marcos say the will proceed cautiously in deciding whether to pursue state pris on San Marcos Mayor Kathy Mor ris has called a public hearing 14 to discuss a request for a proposal the city has received from the Texas Department of Criminal I think it is important for the citi zens of San Marcos to comment on whether they want San Marcos to con sider applying for a prison she A failed 1987 attempt to locate a private prison facility near San Mar cos created such a community split that the prison was moved to Jobless rate low FREDERICKSBURG With the best showing within a 21county sur rounding Gillcspic County had an unemployment rate of just per cent in according to the Texas Employment The rate is Frcdericksburgs lowest in 10 with 136 individuals from the countys civilian labor force of individuals being out of work that A year Gillcspic Countys August unemployment rate was The areas highest rate was in Operators sought SATTLER United State Postal officials arc seeking a contractor to operate the Sattlcrbascd unit follow ing the announcement its current operator will retire Officials have roughly 60 days to fill the said Canyon Lake Post master Reagan In a notice posted last an 10 deadline has been established for The announcement indicated the winning bidder will supply the build office supplies and perhaps signalling the facilitys second move in five Road work updated JOHNSON CITY Greg resident engineer in the Bumct office of the Department of Highways and Public addressed a recent meeting of the Blanco County Commissioners Court on various area Haley said work on Farmto Market Road 165 east of Blanco was in the preliminary with hydraulic and contract studies under Construction of a bridge there could begin by The road will be straightened to avoid auto accidents at the curve and raised to avoid flooding A similar project has been prosed for FM 1623 west of but the necessary rights of way have not been At the request of an area homeow pipes are being installed along Highway 290 west of Johnson The project will divert water that now flows along a county road to the Another project requested but not yet approved is diversion of a city street with numerous medical offices to create a direct link with Poll plan opposed BOERNE Action to close Boer nc Independent School Districts Pre cinct 2 poll in Fair Oaks Ranch con tinues to draw heated resistance from Fair Oaks Ranch In a recent letter to BISD Board President Corky Fair Oaks Ranch City Attorney Harvey Hardy called the boards action underhanded and rep and termed it a political machine vote and a sneak attack on the residents of Fair Oaks At its September the board voted 43 to consolidate the dis tricts two precincts at Fabra Elemen tary School and ordered Superinten dent Joseph Docngcs to request prcclearancc on the change from the Justice infirmary opened W1MBERLEY Medical emergencies at Wimbeftcys Market Days should be dealt with more effi ciently with a new infirmary equipped for service at Lions j i In the a local EMS unit hand led all emergencies from an ambu On one a crew hand led eight to 10 minor emergencies kt Market Day and two auto wrecks qn the outskirts of the infirmary personnel can handle minor situation on the freeing ambulance for more serious Continued from Page 4A during my lunch This is ludicrous driving to San Marcos and back would take more than an hour besides the time of his lecture to the Also in order to teach a college course one would have to prepare for All of this while he was being paid a nice salary by the city of New Now when the City Council is plan ning investigators from out of Comal County should be This ideas is foolish and downright We do not need to ask people from somewhere else to tell us who is right or This matter is for the citi zens of New Braunfels to take care Arid if the members of the council are either unwilling or unable to take care of this ridiculous then it is high time that the taxpayers take immedi ate steps to take care of George Nowotny New Braunfels Losing and winning Editor Losing the but winning the war is an expression Im sure most of us are familiar This adage can be applied to many circumstances in In as in by losing a battle we can win by gaining endurance in this world of compromising By knowing that we have done our best the first time around because we never get a second chance in battle and very seldom in life we can hold our head up high and look anyone in the When we know we have fought the battle truthfully and to the best of our ability we are the This is a tribute to a kind and wonderful person who lost a but won the war by gaining a great lesson in life which can only be learned by having experienced Dorothy Kroesche New Braunfels All should resign Editor In regard to the flap at City I think that the council and city mana ger should all resign what is going on is just unbelievable With the possibility of spending to solve their is a disgrace Sap taxpayer pays NewBraunfels Basic considerations In the interests of the well being of our which all of us the City in dealing with the issues concerning the city needs to proceed on bases of fair and thorough Evaluation of prog developments and overall prog ress need to be the basic The insinuations and varied contentions appear to be some what superficial at It seems to me that attention and energy need to be directed toward reckoning with the efficiency and effectiveness of the It Inc Check the Rest and Rent the BEST RESIDENTIAL COMMERCIAL Air Compressors Lawn Rollers Mowers Tillers Backhoes Blowers Trenchers 1111 Austin 3723589 You We Haul 7 IF YOU HAVE HAD YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUMS GO UP TOO MUCHTOO IF YOU WILL CONSIDER ANOTHER CHOICE FOR YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE PROTECTION THEN PHONE ME TO SEE IF WE CAN GIVE YOU A BETTER BUY ON YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE UNDER AND OVER AGE 65 CALL 6294155 ASK FOR BETH GIJELDNER Beth Gueldner SALES MANAGER BANKERS LIFE AND CASUALTY Illinois 60630 many operations and involvements of city We citizens depend upon City Council members to be responsible in this regard on our Ways of impartial and thorough consider ation are Hathaway New Braunfels Sincere appreciation Editor George Garcia VFW Memorial Post Number 11050 intends to express their sincere appreciation to the following organizations and local patriots for their supports on its first fundraiser held on 21 91 American Legion Comal Post 179 Texas Army National Guard Balcones Lafargc Corporation Seguin Butter Krust Breads Buddy Cardenas v of jour post also extend their gratitude to die entire community for the continued and dedicated patriotic involvement and effort displayed this memorable The post also expresses its appreci ation to Becker Motor for the two motor vehicles utilized in the Comal County Fair for our post offic ers and Ladies Thanks We will never Jessie 108th Guadalupe County Queens Contest 7 8 Coliseum 1013 Fairgrounds Seguin Miss RoundUp Contest 7 9 Rodeo Arena 9 IS MILITARY DAY All Military will be admitted 4 Fairgrourids Open at 3 BakeOff 3 Dance to Midnight With Music Straight Away 11 IS SCHOOL DAY All Students will be admitted 9 Rtir Qates Open BakeOff 5 Western Dress Contest Timers Rodeo Dance vftfi Music Lariat 12 Crafts Stiow f f 4 Finals 0 Auction Dance with Music 9 to 1 the Goolaks 13 Fairgrounds Open at Noon Car SJww Dance 6 to 9 Wtth Music by lariat Gate Admission Per Person Children under 6 free Parking Per Car For More Ittformation Call 3796382 Were Home Grown When we began here in we were determined to be your hometown We were committed to becoming involved in the We were committed to getting to know you and being friendly and after 5 years of being dedicated to those weVe grown by leaps and We had to begin construction on a new building just to be able to serve everyones needs more efficiently and But the exciting thing is that weVe grown by taking care of our hometown people That makes us literally a Home Grown bank and were proud of Come see us Youll notice the difference because youll feel right at home as soon as you step 315 Landa 5126292265 4ft New Braunfels1 only independent financial
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