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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 16, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels March J Her a IdZ Serving Comal County Home of itla Daniels 50 Cents 75 Cents Sunday 83 Teenager charged in murder By GARY CARROLL HaraldZtltung Guadalupe County law enforce ment officials have arrested an 18yearold San Antonio man in connection with the Sunday morning shooting death of a New Braunfels Javier Carlos Rodriguez was charged Monday with the murder of Mark Anthony of New according to Chief Detective Larry Morawietz of the Guadalupe County Sheriffs Rodriguez also could be charged with attempted capital murder for the shooting of the dead mans Alfredo Her nandez Morawietz The detective said Mark Antho ny Hernandez was shot and killed outside a the Saunder Farms which is located off State High way 46 between Seguin and New Alfredo Hernandez sustained arm wounds during the Rodriguez was turned in to the Guadalupe County Sheriffs i Department by his father and his attorney in connection with the Morawietz He was magistrated by 2 Justice of the Peace Roy Drie brodt and remains in the Guadalupe County jail in lieu of Healthcare forHispanics focus of SA i conference Associated Press SAN ANTONIO A health conference next week will exam ine the lack of access among His panics to health care and ways to improve health The meetings Monday and Tuesday in San led by Surgeon General Anto nia will focus on His panics in an 11state It is particularly appropriate that we are meeting in San Anto Novello Texas has the largest percent age of Hispanics in the with more than 4 million in the state Novello Meetings have been held in Chicago and Additional meetings will be held in Los Angeles and Onethird of all Hispanics liv ing in the United States lack health insurance despite the presence of an employed adult in the Novello Earlier meetings raised the problem of undocumented work ers who ayoid medical care because they fear A possible solution that will be further discussed in San Anto nio is that the government extend immunity to all those seeking health Novello Lee Sweeten of the Texas Department of Health in Uvalde applies makeup to simulate injuries on George Amen of the New Braunfels Fire two were taking part in an emergency response drill being performed this morning at Canyon High A simulated traffic accident was performed at Photo by Johh today to demonstrate the response of emergency service agencies to Rogers sent back to SVHS by trustees Bond issue put on May ballot By ROBERT STEWART Special to the HtraldZsttung SMITHSON VALLEY Joe Rogers will return as principal of Smithson Valley High School after being removed from his role as Comal ISO superintendent by the CISD board of trustees Mon Rogers said he was not pleased at being the boards decision to remove him as Of course he But this is the best thing I think for the Rogers family right now and I think its the best thing maybe for the CISD right Rogers said he was looking for ward to returning to Smithson where he served as prin cipal before becoming CISD I love this place great great he As a part of the motion made by Leroy Rogers name was cleared of any discrimination or violation of school board my record has ever been Rogers Tonight theyve given pub lic statements that Ive been exonerated of any of these charges and that makes me feel Board president Bill Hays said the search for a new superinten dent would begin That will start At the next we will outline the format of how were going to proceed in that Hays Youd like to have one a new superintendent June 1 at the latest or sooner if we dont know how realistic that In other the board failed to give Smithson Valley Head Basketball Coach Bill MacLeay an intent of nonrenew al as recommended by outgoing SVHS Principal Ron allowing MacLeay to remain on the MacLeay was recently removed from teaching an alge bra class in which most students were I always felt all along if people would have found out the facts of what was going on that there really was no other choice to be MacLeay I know they made the right so well just have to go on from Hayworth requested to return to teaching next There is a grievance proce dure which is There are some other things that need to be MacLeay Theres one level of my con tract renewal and my being here theres a bigger picture about the proficiency of our kids and whats going on in the classroom and its not getting done here and all the test scores show In other the board ordered a bond election for May 1 to include a one proposition to spend million to build a new elementary school in Startzville and renovate the old Middle School in New Proposition 2 is for to renovate and expand bus maintenance facilities in New Braunfels and at Smithson Val ley Middle Trustee Douglas Kirk voted against the Chief to increase law enforcement on river By GARY CARROLL HeraldZeltung Chief New Braunfels Polict Dick Headen vowed to take back control of the Guadalupe River during a special budget workshop Monday Headen asked the City Council for additional funds to purchase two boats to patrol the river and an extra to pay officers to patrol the all in an effort to reduce crime on the waper and attract families to New Braun Headen referred to the increase in violent and criminal activity on the river and said that with police boats patrolling the police could drastically reduce crime on the Guadalupe and Comal Were going to take as high a profile on both rivers as we can Increase in city property tax proposed ur the cMy budget for the generate HeraidZoitung s 94 budget and was a mUtfoa in offeet M juwwtive measureto ptevent Manager budget a cent laTgHludSiteTnB property tax increase for New Along vitk tjhe tax which would mean an additional per year for the average homeowner in Nfew Tatnayo aaid the increase is designed to meet rising demands for all fulltime and no additional employees were added to the payrolk Tatftayo a budget to the City Council and told council members that the city were budgeted and the largest sources of revenue were taxes and jwopertiy toft whi5fe generate approximately mtf Bon in and we feel like that would be Headen The cost per boat is approxi mately with matching overtime valued at Head en said he could all but guarantee a return to the city of per We feel like we could easily generate that through Headen Headen also requested a budget increase to allow for the hiring of 3 additional patrolmen and 2 Headen said the department could use an additional in funding to cover the staff New Braunfels Fire Chief Phil Baker requested approximately for additional equip personnel and a dive rescue Baker also said the city would need to purchase a new fire truck in and suggested budget ing an additional per year for the next four budget periods to pay for the Baker said also that to reopen the county line the city would need to hire an additional 12 firefighters at a cost of City Engineer William Dobrowolski requested an addi tional for the next two budget periods to help purchase a new street sweeper Other city department heads requested little or no additional Inside 3 wrVn WATER Stammtisch Opinon Best wishes j The New Braunfels sends Birthday wishes to Joe Joe and Jerry Belated Birthday wishes go to Verna Mae Kohlenberg and Greg Menem j Anniversary wishes go to Vicky ajjd Ken Belated Anniversary wishes go to Joanne and Frank Cardiac Arrest j The American Heart Association will be arresting local residents fpr crimes against the heart March The annual fUndrais W will be held at the Mil Store Plaza Office where arrest warrants will be All proceeds go to the American Heart More information is available at or Art show Lone Star School will present their first annual secondgrade art show at Texas Commerce State A will be held from to March Speechcraft a learning experience will be sponsored byNew Braunfels Toastmaster The sessions will meet 79 Tuesdays starting March 16 and lasts for eight weeks and is open to the The class will meet at the Victoria Bank North More information is available at 6352217 or pagi 7 Cult standoff Manuel Alvear takes a hard look at the standoff between cult members and federal agents in Waco and what New Braunfels residents have to say about See page 4
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