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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 15, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas WEDNESDAY Canyon slips ly Orvittnlcls in showdown P f f CENTS COUNTDOWN 452 DAYS NeWBrauntels Sesquicentennial March March 16 Pages in one section Sept New Braunfels Herald MO 16 IB 4 3 T HG E YAHDELL DR EL PASO IX 79903 Serving Comal County Home of CHRISTINE CAMARENO Vol 141 No 213 INSIDE Obituaries Sports STAMMflSCil Birthday wishes The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung extends the following birthday wishes Jim Reeves Bob Uhr Shirley Cams Chris tine Camareno Donna Buehle Happy Anniversary to Bob Gretchen Uhr David Stephanie Feltmann TOPS meeting set for Thursday Sept 16 A meeting of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will be held Thursday Sept 16 at The meeting will be held in the Garza Street classroom across from McKenna Memorial Hos pital For more information call 6258860 Family Outreach classes underway Family Outreach is beginning a free series of parenting classes STEP for parents of children ages 611 this week at to at Dittlinger Memo rial Library meeting room Late enrollments welcome if you cant make the first meeting The series will meet for nine consecutive Tuesday evenings ending Nov 9 Call to register at 6201299 Book fee schol arships available Comal County Fair Queens Contest The Comal County Fair Queens Contest will be held on Sunday Sept 19 at the Canyon High School Commons There will be 22 young ladies from the local area high schools participating in the event The fair queens court will be repre senting the fair association at surrounding festivals for the upcoming year The cost is per person and audience participation is a por tion of the judging Canyon Lake Homemakers meet The Canyon Lake Extension Homemakers Club will meet on Sept 21 at at the Fischer Store School Community Center Pat Rason Comal Extension Agent Home Economics will bring the program TexMex Lite Cookery The meeting is open to everyone For further informa tion call Helen Records at 935 2176 or Regina McKoon at 936 2005 Bracken VFD Ladies Aux meeting The Bracken Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will meet Tuesday Sept 21 at at the Firehouse Com munity Hall Canyon High Friends of Education meeting Canyon High School Friends of Education will meet Tuesday Sept 28 at 7 in the high school library To be eligible for the scholarship drawing mem bers must have joined by Nov 1 1993 Collegiate as well as voca tional scholarships will be awarded Stammtisch The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung invites Us readers to sub mit items to Stammtisch According to the Sophienburg Archives and members of the German communi ty Stammtisch represents a tutg place for members of the com munity to gather and share the days happenings We invite you to share with More than 64 exhibitors start annual chamber trade show HeraldZeitung photo by JOHN HUSETH Coneheads at Trade Show From left Cash Hermes Dennis Hermes and Estelle Minor shown In front of the Centex Office Center booth where Cash and Dennis dressed as Coneheads In hopes of winning best booth By ROSE MARIE EASH Staff Writer The Fifth Annual Business Trade Show exhibit at the Civic Center opens today at 10 and continues through 7 Sponsored by the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce the show willfeature more than 64 exhibitors with more than 50 products and services At noon a business apparel fashion show will be presented with models from the Leadership 93 class who will wear the latest in business fashions provided by Chamber member cloth iers A happy hour at features Paul McLaughlin entertaining and the drawing for the trade show grand prize This year the grand prize will be a seven day Mayan deluxe cruise for two valued at provided in coop eration with Sun Line Cruises and Ascot Travel Throughout the trade show exhibitors will be awarding var ious prizes The show should be of interest to all area business people as well as the general public who will have the opportunity to see the latest in products and services At a glance What 5th Annual Greater New Braunfefs Chamber of Commerce Business Trade Show When Today from 10 to 7 Where New Braunfels Civic Center Admission Braunfels youth loses life after car wreck By JENNIFER ROMPEL Staff Writer A 12yearold New Braunfels resi dent died Monday after a twocar acci dent that occurred Sunday afternoon Robert Hayes died at at Medical Center Hospital in San Anto nio The accident occurred at approxi mately Sunday in the 2500 block of FM 725 near East Klein Road Officials from the New Braun fels Police Department responded to the accident Robert Hayes was transferred by AirLife to Medical Center Hospital in San Antonio after the accident Reports show he was not wearing his seatbelt Officials at Medical Center Hospital said the boy was listed in critical con dition earlier Monday afternoon According to reports the accident occurred when a 1977 tan Plymouth station wagon driven by Lisa Lynn Hayes 37 of New Braunfels struck a 1990 blue Mitsubishi Mirage driven by Laura Ann Limon 28 of New Braun fels Reports show the accident occurred when Lisa Hayes who wasdriving north on FM 725 lost control of her vehicle after applying the brakes Lisa Hayes said a small blue pickup had slowed down in front of her car said reports Reports show Lisa Hayes car spun counterclockwise and crossed the dou ble center stripe striking Limons car which was traveling south on FM 725 The surface of the road was wet and Lisa Hayes had said it was raining heavily at the time of the accident reports show Also injured in the accident was Laura Ann Limon 28 of New Braun fels She was said to have a broken ankle and was listed in good condi tion by offficials at McKenna Memo rial Hospital Oct 11 trial date set for Jack Warren Davis Hearing to decide whether he should stand trial Newcombe in action HeraldZeiturig photo by JOHN HUSETH Four current professionals and their sons along with Fred Stolle and his son Sandon were partici pants In the American Airlines World FatherSon Championships held at John Newcombe Tennis Ranch Newcombe shown In action yesterday was one of the worlds top ranked players In the 1970s Semifinals begin at 2 today By JENNIFER ROMPEL Staff Writer The trial date for capital murder sus pect Jack Warren Davis has been set for Oct 11 according to officials at the Comal County District Clerks Office A hearing on the issues of a writ of habeas corpus filed by Davis attorney is still set for Oct 4 in the 22nd District Court of Judge Charles Ramsay The hearing will determine whether or not Davis should stand trial for his alleged involvement in the murder of local school teacher Kathie Balonis The first part of the hearing was held in early August The judge delayed making me decision in order to allow Davis attorney Stanley Schnei der of Houston to introduce more evi dence concerning the testimony of Fred Zain a former employee of the Bexar County Crime Lab During the hearing Schneider ques tioned the validity of Zains reports The court is awaiting evidence from Virginia which discusses cases Zain was involved in while working there The cases in West Virginia occurred between 1983 and 1989 In past inter views Schneider said attorneys dis covered discrepancies in Zains testi mony in reports A judge in West Vir ginia has requested an inquiry into the matter Davis was tried three years ago for the murder of Balonis and found guilty His conviction was overturned by the Court of Appeals Nine local churches to participate in special offering Sept 19 By DAVID SULLENS Editor and Publisher Nine New Braunfels Churches will participate in a special offering Sept 19 to help provide housing through the Habitat for Humanity pro gram Habitat for Humanity is according to Can Gray a local spokesman a nonprofit Christian housing ministry which believes that through faith and action Christians can eliminate pover ty housing and provide decent shelter for all Gray continued provides a hand up not a hand out to housing recipients Families receiving homes must work at least 500 hours on building and also pay a low cost no interest mortgage equalling the actual cost of the home Habitat homes are much less expensive than oth er types of homes because they are built largely with donated funds and materials and with vol unteer The local woman said Habitat for Humanity was established in 1976 and has affiliates world wide Often she said corporate sponsors underwrite the cost of an entire home but the Comal Coun ty affiliate hopes to build its first home entirely with funding from the Christian community The Sept 19 fund raising effort Gray said was initiated and organized by Dr Peter Olsen of First Protestant Church Other churches participating include Cross Lutheran Church Faith United Church of Christ First United Methodist Church New Braunfels Presbyterian Church Peace Lutheran Church St Paul Lutheran Church Sts Peter and Paul Church and Tree of Life Fellowship Associated with the planned special offering on Sunday is the Peace on the Plaza event that will see local young people spending Saturday night taking part in an event planned to acquaint them with what it is really like to be A part of the Peace on the Plaza experience will be the creation of a cardboard with participants using cardboard boxes for shelter On Sunday morning participants are to go from the Peace on the Plaza event directly to their churches where they will sit as a group In Comal County Gray said Habitat for Humanity shares office space with the Food Pantry She said Habitat for Humanity meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at at the Dittlinger Memorial Library For more information about the special offering Sunday Sept 19 Gray said interested persons should call the Rev Peter Olsen at First Protestant Church 6256951 For additional information about the local Habi tat for Humanity Chapter those interested should call 629r3663 between 9 and noon Monday through Friday For cicfvorffsfiicf or subscription information call 6259144
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