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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 10, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas FRIDA Unicorns advance to winners bracket with 63 win over Leander 50 CENTS COUNTDOWN 11 DAYS New Braunlels Sesqulcentennial March New Braunfels Herald 14 pages in one section Friday March Serving Comal County for more than 143 years Home of COLETTE COUVILLON Vol 143 Inside Texas Church Sports Sesquicentennlal Birthday wishes from the HeraldZeitung The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung extends the following birthday wishes to Colette Couvlllon Bill Kolthoff Sat Mary Phillips Satur Elena Llncon Sue Tay lor Bruce McConaghy Happy Anniversary to Johnny Linda Zavala 22 Good afternoon Todays weather Tonight becoming cloudy with a chance of drizzle toward morning Lows in the lower 50s Southeast winds 510 mph Saturday mostly cloudy Highs in the mid 70s Southeast winds near 15 mph Chambers Business After Hours scheduled The Greater New Braunfels Cham ber of Commerce monthly member ship luncheon will be held Tuesday March 14 at Victoria Bank Trust 1000 N Walnut in New Braunfels This months mixer is sponsored by Molly Joes Catering TempAsso ciates and Victoria Bank Trust New Braunfels The mixer will last from 5 to 7 For more information call 6252385 Bennie Bock II to speak at CBMC The Christian Business Mens Committee will host their monthly luncheon Tuesday March 14 at Tree Tops Restaurant beginning at noon Featured speaker for this mon ths luncheon will be Bennie Bock II automobile dealer broadcast er businessman rancher politi cian and attorney Bock recently purchased KWED radio station in Seguin and is also the FordMer cury dealer at Seguin Motor Co He is a former assistant Attor ney General and a former mem ber of the Texas House of Repre sentatives Cost will be per person No reservations are needed For more information call Ray Long at 6291760 or Charley Pooler at 6295725 Lions Club to host youth job fair The New Braunfels Breakfast Lions Club will host its second annual summer youth job fair Sat urday March 11 The location will again be in Wesley Hall First United Methodist Church 527 West San Antonio St All area high school and college students ages 15 and above are invited Employers and organizations interested in participating can call Preston Kennedy at 6200241 or Mac McDonald at 6299109 Correction In the Wednesday March 8 edi tion of the HeraldZeitung under the headline KGNB to be back on the air KGNB AM was on the air KNBT FM was off the air due to power lines being too close together and were blown together by high winds which caused dam age to the stations not emitter as the story read accord ing to the stations general manager Hal Widsten Because of bad weather condi tions in Illinois where the Exciter was manufactured replacement of the unit was returned to the airways at 10 Wednes day The HeraldZeitung regrets the error This newspaper is printed on recycled newsprint Judges decision stops bar owners By CRAIG HAMMETT Staff Writer Visiting judge Bill Bachus this morning dissolved a temporary retrain ing order allowing Comal County bars to stay open until 2 this Saturday night Judge Bachus action which was handed down at approximately this morning He said in reviewing both sides arguments that the plaintiffs would not prevail in a trial situation and there fore ruled against them Both sides a group of county bar owners and the county presented their initial viewpoints Thursday on the issue Order dissolved bars to close at 1 Saturday The judge had to decide whether the temporary restraining order allowing the bars to stay open late should remain until March 17 when a hearing for a permanent injunction is scheduled If bar owners arc granted a perma nent injunction they can remain open from 12 until 2 until a trial decides further The Commissioners Court in Feb ruary voted 50 to move the extended latenight hours for liquor sales back to 12 1 on Saturday nights under the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code Lawyers for both sides agreed in the commissioners court right to repeal the hours but disagreed as to who should take away the license to operate at extended hours The real question is can the county declare a stateissued license void said Atanacio Nacho Campos attor ney for the bar owners Most bars were granted renewal of license in licenses arc issued by the Texas Alcoholic Bever age Commission one for regular oper ation and another for extended hours The license is signed by the county judge Owners claim they were granted the license then denied the use at extended hours just two months later without time to plan ahead The only entity that can do that is a state Campos contended The TABC they arc the ones who need to be making the decision that is effecting existing County Attorney Nathan Rhcinlan dcr said there was a difference between legislative and executive authority that the county acted on behalf of authori ty granted by the State Legislature through the Texas Alcoholic Bever age Code and the Commission TABC was merely an executive or administrative arm charged with enforcement and regulation We feel like the law is very he said of the court into the process is not Burden of proof lay with the plain tiffs in this case the owners Both sides agreed there would be an economic impact on the owners however Judge Bachus questioned what authority the TABC would have to change what Commissioners Court did I dont feel like we were given due said Ron Gonzalcs owner of Solms City Limits personally feel if youre going to have a license taken away you should have done something HeraldZeitung photos by MICHAEL DARNALL Driver rescued from overturned cement truck Lett photo New Braunfels emergency personnel rescue Raymond Soils from an overturned cement truck which he was driving yesterday on Fox Run Circle near a construction site Soils had been pinned in the vehicle for almost 20 minutes Officials were not sure what caused the Ingram Ready Mix cement truck to overturn Top photo New Braunfels police officer Tony Celli fills out a report after Soils was removed HeraldZeitung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL members earn honors From left Kristine Eilers Terry Burto Ruby Lois Bading president and Del ores Smith members of the New Braunfels Business and Professional Womens Club competed at the district level in Station on March 4 and three members of the local club were winners and will compete on the state level at the state con vention on June 22 in Austin Eilers was the Dist 6 Young Careerist winner Smith was the Dist 6 individual Development winner Burto was the Dist 6 Woman of the Year winner Aquirre remains in critical condition at B AMC HeraldZeitung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Fire at old Canyon Middle School New Braunfels fire fighters battled a fire which began last night at approximately 11 at the old Canyon Middle School Four NBFD trucks were called to the scene as well as two EMS units The old school has been in the process of being demolished The cause of the fire is suspected to be from cutting torches used near asbestos The district plans to continue demolition of the building By SUSAN FLYNT ENGLAND Staff Writer Hector Aguirre 38 of New Braun fels remains in critical condition in the recovery ward at Brook Army Medical Center according to hospital officials this morning Aguirre was struck by a discus dur ing the Ranger Relays track meet at Sniithson Valley High School held Saturday Aguirre was watching the track meet when a discus thrown by a stu dent athlete hit his head said Don Clark Comal Independent School Dis trict public information officer Coaches and trainers rushed to help Aguirre Branch Emergency Medical Service officers were called to the scene at Aguirre was transferred to AirLife heli copter and flown to BAMC Aguirre went to the track meet to watch his son DeAngelo compete in the discus event The accident is considered a ran occurrance with only six accidents involving other track and field events being recorded since 1982 according to a 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