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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 12, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas COUNTDOWN 9 DAYS New Braunfels Sesquicenlennial March March Inside Texas Letters to the Sports The Birthday wishes from the HeraldZeitung The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung extends the following birthday wishes to Callle Jacks Mary Mares Kayla Chllders 7 Margl Han drlck Lydia Rahe Andy Hartman Ken Hartman Mon Jon Ellis Michael Usey Kip Anderson 8 Debra Schlather Sue Wlttenborn Anne Miller Ana Gaus Sara Bain Eliane Burkhart Happy Anniversary to Pam Lawrence Tlmmermann 30 Peter Stephanie Rosales Ken Lisa Brucks 13 Good morning Todays weather Windy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms High will be in the lower 70s Low will be in the upper 50s Monday thunder storms likely with little change in termperatures Lotto Texas Saturday nights winning numbers Est million iackpot LOTTERV 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 TempAssoci ates 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 HeraldZeitung can be contacted electronically The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung can now be contacted electronically by users of online services or the Internet Those who desire to contact the HeraldZeitung can do so by using HZeitung@AOL.corn. address to submit news stories letters guest columns or simply to contact a member of the newspa pers staff to express an opinion or suggest a story This newspaper is printed on recycled newsprint Todays People How does your garden grow Young gardeners go to work See 1B Sports Day Boer ne hands Unicorns defeat Greyhounds pound NB 133 See 10A New Braunfels Herald 192 46 Pages in four sections Sunday March SUNDAY Serving Comal County for more than 143 years Home of DEBRA Vol 143 No 86 Fatality on Hwy 46 HeraldZeitung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Annette M Hanley of Spring Branch was pronounced dead at the scene after her 1989 Honda Accord collided with a 1983 Ford pickup driven by Jack Daniel Bremer of New Braunfels not Comal County Sheriff Jack Bremer at approximately 5 Friday night on Texas Highway 46 near Clear Springs According to reports Bremer was headed northbound toward New Braunfels and skidded across the highway into the southbound lane colliding with the vehicle driven by Hanley New Braunfels Police officials said their Investigation is continuing Bremer who was transported to Methodist Hospital in San Antonio has suffered from a loss of memory He was listed in stable condition late Saturday night Cancer Society planning big Starlight gala June event will be biggest ever By SUSAN FLYNT ENGLAND Staff Writer Starlight in the Tropics it may just be the social event of the year And it will benefit the lives of cancer patients and their families in Comal County The third annual American Cancer Society ACS gala will be June 16 and its shaping up to be bigger and better than ever New facets will be added to the gala this year said 1995 Starlight Gala CoChair Linda Gabbard Compli mentary beer wine and favors will be included The din ner will be seated rather than buffet At the gala will be a Memorial a garden setting where guests can make an honorarium contribution A putting green will be another fun addition to gala fes tivities At the green wouldbe golfers can buy tickets for a drawing when they can win related prizes Also new this year will be a Coleman cooler for each couple filled with Schlitterbahn tickets coupons and oth er goodies The coolers are courtesy of the Coleman Co The gala will be a formal event as it has in years past We wanted it to be a formal thing because there arent many in said Gabbard The Twilight Band will play a variety of music for dancing The silent auction will be a highlight of the gala Rev elers bid competitively on items donated by local busi nesses ranging from merchandise to travel packages said Gabbard Well do gift boxes again since they were such a suc cess last she said Inside the surprise boxes are items from to 100 in value The boxes sell for All of the boxes are filled with donations from local said Gabbard The point behind all of this merriment is to raise funds for a very serious and very worthy cause the battle against cancer The Comal County ACS and the Starlight Gala do much to help that cause The first year we raised over and it was kind of a surprise to said Gabbard Last year the galas earnings almost doubled said Gabbard We won an award through the Cancer Society because our fund raising was so she said HeraldZeitung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Cleaning up Landa Park New Braunfels Christian Academy students from left Andrea Hildebrand Amber Anderson Kim Carter and Kathy Allison were busy cleaning storm debris in Landa Park Friday after Mondays storm left many tree limbs all over the grounds Krueger named states top realtor By SUSAN FLYNT ENGLAND Staff Writer Doyle Krueger sells New Braunfels home by home And he does it so well that he is the Texas Realtor of the Year Thats the highest honor the Texas Association of Realtors TAR grants Krueger founder of Towne Country Real tors was taken by surprise last Sun day when he was chosen at the TAR Spring Meeting in Austin It was very much a sur said Krueger when they said and this years recipient is from New Braun fels thats the first indication that 1 would be receiv ing the Krueger started his real estate business in his fathers lum beryard called Lumber In 1970 I organized my own business and we started in Landa Plaza Shopping said Krueger He and Tommy Zipp became partners in the mid70s and moved to their present location at 300 Landa in 1978 two have been partners for more than 25 years Their secret for such a long and happy working relationship We have common ground and high values and we believe in the same said Krueger Selling real estate in the city of New Braunfels is a pleasure said Krueger I think people want to live in New he said Our business climate is good Our school systems are good Its a good environment to live Can New Braunfels retain those good small town values in the face of tremendous growth Yes we can maintain those values if we keep control of how were said Krueger In fact New Braunfels needs to grow if it will prosper We cant close the doors or feed on ourselves he said Well have to continue to grow to keep everything vital everything from our business and our schools to our quality of Krueeer The Texas Realtor of the Year award is based on civic involvement and contributions to the real estate industry as a whole said Krueger His list of contributions to New Braunfels and local honors is long 1981 Besserung Award Chairman of the Board at McKenna Hospital past president of the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce New Braunfels Wurst Association and Sophienburg Museum Association and Sesqui centennial Commission Steering Committee to name just a few Krueger was president of the TAR in 1990 after holding sev eral regional positions He served on TAR committees including the Budget and Finance Committee He chaired the TAR Legislative Committee and Political Affairs SubCommittee Locally Krueger was president of the New Braunfels Board of Realtors in 1981 He was honored here twice as Realtor of the Year both in 1975 and 1986 Krueger and his wife Roxolin have two children a son Steven living in Dallas and a daughter Katherine who lives in Piano with her husband Kyle HeraldZeitung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Doyle Krueger with his award Public hearing set for March 24 on proposed rules for Canyon Lake ramps docks By CRAIG HAMMETT Staff Writer A county Water Safety Rules Study Com mittee has issued rules suggestions regarding the public use of boat ramps and floating docks at Canyon Lake In response the Commissioners Court set a public hearing for Friday March 24 10 at the Canyon Lake Action Center to allow the public to hear suggestions and make some themselves The proposed rules state It is the express intent of these rules among others to limit the use of authorized boat ramps and floating docks on Canyon Lake to the loading unload ing inspection and repair of The rules create no wake areas up to 200 feet from the ramps and docks except for larger zones around Turkey Cove Rebecca Creek where it enters the Guadalupe River and Canyon Springs Cove Also swimming and diving would be pro hibited in the no wake zones which will be marked by buoys The county has no authority over the water in Canyon Lake only docks and ramps Dont miss Spring Home Garden Guide in todays edition
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