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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 21, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels I 77 TX Zeitung Thursday January Serving Comal Home of Gordon Lee Brandenburg 46 Daily 50 Sunday 75 cents Bradberry million bond issue may be needed to repair roofs By ROSE MARIE EASH Staff Writer Superintendent Charles Bradberry told the New Braunfels Independent School District boardTuesday night that at least a S1 million bond issue may be necessary to repair several school roofs in the Once we find out about the school finance well need to consider a bond said We may get some assistance from the state for Bradberry said depending on the outcome of the states school finance the district may face the need for a substantial bond At Seelc Elementary water standing on the roof is causing the rubber membrane roof to fail at seams and lap joints over some the kitchen and administration The Seele cafeteria roof has reached its expected life span and will soon require The roof at Carl Schurz Elementary cafeteria and kitchen is in serious need of replacement already due to its age and water At the New Braunfels Middle the 300 Building roof and breezeway awnings beside the boys gym arc expected to fail soon due to The bulk of the New Braunfels High School roof has leaks as a result of standing water which are causing separation of joints and Water is seeping under a brick joint onto the cafeteria floor and other leaks appear to be adhesive Bradberry also said the board should consider a new type of roof with a longer life Although repair of the New Braunfels High School roof will be the most expensive item the size of that roof limits construction Whatever the board decides to do to repair the available funds will not cover the The district operates under a million yearly In other business The board awarded a contract to REM to update the leak detection system for underground storage tanks at the NBISD Transportation Center and for cleanup of the existing fuel in the The board also accepted a recommendation to reject all bids for some repairs to NBISDs central kitchen because the bids were considered out of The districts Exit Level TAAS Texas Assessment of Academic Skills scores were presented to the The scores were Math Reading 79 and Writing 86 compared to statewide scores of and 83 ho Hospice New Braunfels moved from its location on 180 West Mill to 613 North Walnut on Katie stands by as Jack Gomez and Juan Ozuna load up some furniture for the Photo by John Huseth Its never too early to start filling out tax forms By Gary Carroll StaN Writer Although the filing deadline for income taxes is still three months it is never too early to start figuring out your taxes and filling out the Although we usually dont start seeing people until its never too early to said Catherine of the James Grein Company in New Braunfels a company that specializes in bookkeeping and income tax Grein said to get you will need a statement of earnings over the past and sometimes those can be late in If you do not receive a copy of your W2 or 1099 by February or are worried that you may Grein suggests contacting the entity that should have mailed There could have been a change of address or the person entering the data could have entered it wrong and it could be sitting in a holding tank somewhere in the post office or in the dead letter Grein If you are unable to receive an original statement of Grein said it is acceptable to go ahead and file based upon an estimate of your yearly The IRS will be able to figure out any and will contact should there be In other do not fail to Grein said that when it comes to actually filling out the its best to do the work if you are Why pay a tax preparer to do it when you can do it Grein But when you start getting in to itemizing deductions such as a schedule then its real advantageous to go to a tax because they know all of the advantages and rules of Grein said a lot of people pay too much each year because they fail to take advantage of all the options available to some are forced to redo their taxes because they prepared them According to many people lose money because they do not know how to treat items such as business medical rental and A lot of people shortchange Grein The IRS makes a lot of money on An advantage of having your taxes prepared by professionals is that the preparer will hold your records for three and if the IRS has a problem or question regarding your tax the preparer will have your records on file and can answer any questions the IRS might punt uiiu Bwiiivtiiiivo uivov VHII 11ic win uv uuic lu njjujt uui avauauic tu awuic iuc uiiy ijueauuiia uic uxo IUIQIU New Braunfels Jaycees to host organizations national president Monday Bill national president of the president of his local led that organization Management Development vice president curne Bill national president of the will be in New Braunfels Monday for the meeting of the local The Monday Jaycees meeting will begin at 7 atthe Bavarian Russell according to Charlie president of the New Braunfeli grew up in a Jaycee family and joined his hometown Jaycees chapter in Reck in He served In every local board capacity at president of his local led that organization to a number one finish in the South Carolina Jaycees He continued that success as state leading the South Carolina Jaycees to a number four finish As a sixyear member of the South Carolina Jaycees executive Russell has been according to in that organizations consistent placing in the top five in the and his efforts as South Carolina Management Development vice president earned him the Dennis Hamilton memorial Russell served as one of 10 national vice presidents during the 199192 In June of last he was elected the 73rd President of the According to Russells goal for the national organization Is the reinstatement of the Wake Up America and getting local chapters Involved and educated about local Lafarge appeals to federal court Pennington confident decision will stand By ROSE MARIE EASH Staff Writer Lafarge Corporation Southern Region President Duncan Gage issued a statement Wednesday announcing that it will appeal District Court Judge Sam Sparks ruling on the constitutionality of the onehalf mile siting Of we are disappointed for the families of Comal County that Lafarge has not accepted the decision of the people of the state of Texas and the federal said Paul Securing A Future Environment board we are confident that Judge Sparks very thorough review of federal precedent demonstrating the constitutionality of governments to protect the health and safety of citizens will Sparks denied the Lafarge Corporations request to overturn a state bufferzone which prohibits the burning of hazardous wastederived fuel within onehalf mile of on Christmas Day last Saying they arc convinced that the prohibition is arbitrary and capricious and violates federal Lafarge has filed an appeal which will be heard by the federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals based in New Gage said Lafarge will suspend activities meant to facilitate permitting to use hazardous waste derived fuel at the local Balcones Plant pending the outcome of the His statement included thanks to Lafarge supporters in the New Braunfels community and a declaration of respect for those opposed who have sincere feelings against the proposed According to Gages statement Lafarge remains convinced that their proposal is safe and necessary for competitive Lafarge employs in New Mary San administrative Pete Lupe rummage and Christine of the Community Service will soon have a new location to accept donated Photo by John Huseth Community Service Center set to open temporary headquarters The Community Service Center will begin moving into temporary office space donated by the Texas Commerce Bonk Director Suzie Garcia says she plans to reopen the Community Service Center at the temporary site January The organization was planning to move to new facilities on Caddell Lane in a few months when a fouralarm fire consumed their buildings at 202 East South last Staff members will be sorting through files and records recovered and trying to get offices set up for Monday through the Donations of office equipment and supplies are Anyone wishing to donate materials should call the center at 6253439 the same phone number should be operational by this Donations of clothing cannot be taken until the center moves into the new permanent building because there will not be storage space In the temporary Index 1 12 Paqss ACTIVITIES DEAR WATER Stammtisch Best wishes The New Braunfels HeraldZeitung sends Birthday wishes to Gordon Lee Charlene Tammy Myrtle Nolte and David Gene Comal County Democrats The Comal County Democrats will meet at 7 at Finkels Bar Members and guests are invited to have dinner before the New officers will be and a videotape of Ann Richards news naming Bob Krueger as interim will be Annual Style Show The Order of Eastern Star will have Its Annual Style Show on from to 2 at the New Braunfels Presbyterian 373 Howard Tickets are and can be purchased from members or will be available at the Door prizes will be CPR Clasa The Medical a certified home health agency at 555 Interstate Suite is offering a free adult CPR class at 6 The class is limited to eight If you are Interested In learning llfesaving call Adult Learning Center The Adult Learning is relocating to 205 Castell The Rutherford The telephone number Is If any former students have the center would appreciate your returning Christine is the teacher for the OED day which are held Monday through Thursday from 9 4 Suzie Garcia is the English as a Second Language which meet Monday through Thursday from 7 9 30 Seconds Lottery Numbers AUSTIN AP Here are the results of the Lotto Texas winning numbers drawn Wednesday by the Texas Lottery 3915304748 forty seven and The estimated Lotto Texas jackpot is For Home Delivery Call 6259144
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