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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 8, 1994, New Braunfels, Texas SPORTS DAY Unicorns get back on winning track with 61 victory over A COUNTDOWN 319 DAYS NewBraunfels March March Inside Letters to the Womens Sports National Hospital Club Stammtisch Birthday wishes from the HeraldZeKung The New Braunfels Herald Zettung extends the following birthday wishes to Chet Couvll lon Jacob McKinnb Doyle Brinkkoeter Carmela E Velez Ruby Sasse Ronnie Ruhl Robert Pit Garcia Krystal Garcia Adeline Bteck Sat Lilo Caruso Harold Clark Margaret Hick man Betty Punrington Wanda Schertz James Valentine Her bert Youens Wlnnlfred Ari mond Jim Essman Urie Gutbezahl Marie Kliefoth Mary Lou Noff singer Pat Scandlin Leonard Henk Hap py Anniversary to Leslie Anna Lane Happy Sen Hutchison opens new regional office Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison will officially open her South Texas regional office in San Antonio on Monday at X Her new office will be at KCI Vantage Drive Suite 460 San Antonio Her new telephone number will be 210 3402885 Spring Garden Tour set for May 13 In NB A Spring Garden Tour is planned for Friday May 13 beginning at 9 The tour is being sponsored by the Texas Agricultural Extension Service and the Mens Garden Club of NewBraunfels j Anyone interested is encour aged to attend The tour will begin at the Antique Rose Garden in Conservation Plaza located on Churchill Drive At 9 Bill Schumann will discuss care of antique roses The second stop be for a vegetable garden at MelvinRiedels home 1639 Old Marion Road The last stop will be at Oscar and Clarinell Hahns tomato garden at 1666 McQueeneyRoad Dr Mark Black Extension Pathologist will be present to dis cuss diseases of plants Hailey to speak to graduating seniors The Sixth Annual Senior Send Off a graduation gift to all 1994 graduating high school seniors in the county will once again fea ture a miniseminar by Texas business legend Walter Hailey Mr Hailey noted business leader and founder of Planned Marketing Associates will pre sent an abbreviated motivational seminar tomorrow at the New Braunfels Civic Center from 9 to 12 The event is being sponsored by the New Braunfels Breakfast Lions Club Stammtfadi Tkt Ntw Bnunfib HtraUZfiiitng invites to submit ituiu to Stammtisck According to the Sophienburg ArcHivuandmtmbtrs oftht Gtman community Slammtuck rtprtstnts a sit ting pbctfor mtmbert of the community galhtr and short tht Happenings Wt inviu you to than with Tfto winning numbers Lotto Headed tor gold Jeremy Fisher wheels his way v to Uunior Nationals See Page 1B Step by step Garden Ridge couple make commemorative walk to Fredericksburg PageBA NewBraunfels Herald 44 Pages In three sections Sunday May SUNDAY 75 CENTS Serving Comal County for more than 142 years Home of RUBY 8ASSE Vol 142 No 127 Accident leaves couple injured 1 HemHZeilurig photo by JOHN HUSETH A onevehicle accident occurred yesterday morning at the Intersection of Texas Highway 46 and FM 2722 at approximately when a Chevrolet van pulling a campertrallor slid off the wet road and into a drainage ditch The driver and one passenger Mr and Mrs Paul Tatum were transported to McKenna Memorial Hospital by New Braunfels emergency medical personnel Department of Public Safety troopers and Comal County sheriffs deputies were called to the scene TY COUNCIL VOTE Fraser Walker Freeman claim council seats CISD voters elect one incumbent two newcomers to school board By CRAIG HAMMEn Staff Writer Residents of the Comal Independent School District elected three members to their school board of trustees two new faces and one familiar one Lee Ikels Dan Krueger and Derald LaRue will serve on the new board of trustees Ikels won District 1 in the closest race The nineyear vet eran of the board defeated Domingo Herrera by 22 votes 173 to 151 Sylvia Benitez finished third with 64 votes Ikels works for Mission Valley Textile Co and has had two children go through CISD schools I appreciate people who believe in me have confidence in said Ikels I think it was a good turnout and a clean Krueger won District 2 by the largest margin of votes He totaled 310 votes to 82 for Ed King and 54 for Martin Allen District 2 with 446 total votes cast registered the high est total Krueger works for the Hobart Corp and has three daugh ters in the CISD I think the experience from running last year he said I really want to work on the teamwork of the get something going in that District 5 which covers the western portions of the coun ty saw LaRue capture the seat over Lee Sweet LaRue totaled 180 votes to Sweets 145 in voting at Bill Brown Ele mentary LaRue is a former teacher and now works for Ranger American in security alarm sales He has had four children in the CISD system OAK VILLAGE NORTH INCORPORTATION VOTE Oak Village North residents defeat incorporation issue By CRAIG HAMMETT Staff Writer Residents of Oak Village North defeated a propos al to incorporate voting 327 to 103 against incorpo ration 1 think most of us were against incorporation because we really do not fear San Antonios extend ed said Walter Hoennann one of those against the incorponstion would be happy to leave things the way they W didnt want any large additional Proponents of the inosporation sttcb as Bfll Wilson said the process would have allowed the community to take control of its own Wilson said the community needs to ensure life as residents know it in the community would remain that way One common thing people on both sides have said is to be able to kwjp things the way they were when they first moved he said Wilson said residents in the area have ft tendency to not do anything about anything and that attitude could hurt them in the future By JENNIFER ROMPEL Staff Writer Candidates Paul Fraser Brenda Borchers Freeman and Tim Walker have won the right to serve New Braunfels as city council members Approximately voters cast their ballots on Saturday to determine the winners in the three races One race was won by a narrow mar gin In the District 4 race Fraser the incumbent defeated challenger Gary Kahlig by just 22 votes Fraser received 470 votes and Kahlig received 448 votes Fraser said he predicted a close race I am obviously very pleased It was a I had been predicting a The people who support ed me came out and went to work They did a lot of phonebanking and a lot of walking the said Fraser My competitor did a good job I am pleased that I have won I have a real dream for the future of this city I want a council that can work together I want us to be a united council and work things out and stop all this talk about divisiveness I dont think we have a divided said Fraser There are some real localized things that need some attention but they arc nothing that has just surfaced We have a continuing problem in Gruene with parking We are working on the Veramendi Street project There are some street problems in Rhine Ter race and now we are planning to resur face Post said Fraser On a more general level I will watch the issue of burning toxic waste That is one I must keep my eye on I do think we need a charter review and we need to elect the mayor at he said Frasers opponent Kahlig said he believes it was a good race and said he plans to stay involved in city activities I have always been involved and been a part of the community I will keep my linger on the pulse of the said Kahlig I ran a good race I ran a race based on issues and I did my best I want to offer congratulations to the he said I also want to thank the con stituents of District 4 and thank my In the District 3 race Freeman a local attorney took a decisive victory over her opponent Jim Biedermann a semiretired businessman Freeman received 679 votes and Biedermann received 373 votes Freeman said she is pleased to have the chance to push for a better city I am very excited I am looking forward to working with the council and all the different people in said Freeman I am ecstatic with the results Mr Biedermann ran a good race I hope he will get in there and help us We need all the help we can she said There are a lot challenges weve got to look at I am in hopes that Paul Fraser Brenda Freeman the council will delay voting on the budget I hope the new council will get to vote on the budget it will be working she said Biedermann said he believes the race was fair and he is pleased the cit izens of New Braunfels took the opportunity to vote It was a good race I compliment Mrs Freeman on running a good clean race It was all about the he said In the race for city council member atlarge Walker a local attorney defeated his opponent Bill Biggadike district manager for John Watson Landscape Illumination Walker received votes and Biggadike received votes I am very pleased I want to give congratulations to Mr Bill Biggadike It was wonderful A lot of people worked really said Walker I want to congratulate all my volunteers for their hard Walker said he believes the race was fair and that Biggadike conducted himself as a gentlemen Walker said he does not have one issue on which he plans to concen trate first He said the voters were informed about his stances on the issues I cant say there is any one thing that will take he said Biggadike offered his congratula tions to Walker on the victory This has been a memorable event in my life New friendships were cre ated I want to thank all those who helped in my said Big gadike students after officials discover By JENNIFER ROMPEL Staff Writer Two New Braunfels Middle School students were detained by New Braun fels police officers Thursday following an attempt to sell a handgun on cam pus According to police department offi cials g 13yearold student and 14 yearold student were detained by offi cials Thursday Officials said the stu dents were inside the school building and one student allegedly was trying to sell the gun to the other student The student who brought the gun to school was allegedly supposed to sell it to another student who claimed that some kids in his neighborhood were bothering him according to Charles Bradberry superintendent for the New Braunfels Independent School District The gun was allegedly sold to the Other student but no money was exchanged so the teen selling the weapon asked that the gun be returned said Bradbeny Bradbeny explained that another student saw the gun and reported the incident to administrators Adminis trators then asked the boy to come into the office and administrators searched his back pack Bradbeny said At this level 90 to 95 percent of the time kids tell us these things because the teachers and the adminis trators have such a good relationship with the said Bradberry The weapon allegedly being sold was caliber handgun according to Corporal Martin Mayer of the New Braunfels Police Department Possession of a firearm where a firearm is prohibited is a third degree felony for adults However these sus pects are juveniles and the case will be handled by juvenile authorities in Comal County An expulsion bearing is scheduled for this week with the NBISD school board Bradberry said expulsion is the normal punishment for this type of offense and that if the two boys are expelled it is possible they may not be able to return to school until January 1995 Bradberry said this type of incident has never occurred at the middle school before He said because of the harsh punishments by the board these type of incidents hardly ever occur in the dis trict The names of the two students are not being released because they are juveniles For news advertising or subscription information call 6259144 or Metro 6060846
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