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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 17, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas n Slover to appeal firing by trustees By MELANIE GERIK Staff Writer An agricultural science teacher tired last month will appeal the Comal Independent School District trustees decision his attorney said Monday Kelly Slover an agricultural science teacher at SmithsonVallcy High School for three years was tired on Sept 7 after trustees voted 42 to terminate contract He was accused of injecting air undcr neath the skin of a students show calf injecting in the calfs jaw a chemical that would stunt the growth of permanent teeth and branding the calf with an unreg istered brand Slover maintained his innocence throughout the 10 hours of testimony spread over two hearings Sept 6 and 7 at Canyon Middle School Slover has until Friday to officially file a petition review with the Texas Education Agency said Arellano Slovcrs attorney She said Slover is looking at all the different options as to whether to also file a civil lawsuit against the district and to request that he be reinstated in his former position at the TEA hearing He feels that his name has been Arellano said Slover helped Terry Urbanczyk a Comal County commercial rancher find a show calf for her daugh He feels that his name has been Sabrina Arellano Slovers attorney ter SVHS student Jenny Urbanczyk Slover was the gobetween the Urbanczyks and Curt Jergens a rancher from the Panhandle who was at the San Antonio Livestock Show in February During the hearing both Terry Urbanczyk and district administrators said Slover admitted to the unethical and unprofessional conduct but Slover denied the allegations Dennis Quick president of the Association of Cit izens for Education member and vocal supporter of Slover said the Slovers have packed up and left town and did not leave a forwarding address or phone number Arellano declined to comment on the whereabouts of her client Therold Farmer attorney for the district had not received any information from the Texas Education Agency or the district about the appeal as of Monday but said the district would cross that bridge when we come to it on preparing for the hearing District Superintendent Jerry Major would not comment on the pending appeal A TEA hearing officer will hear the case in Austin then submit a written proposal to the agency com missioner The commissioner then has the authority to either approve or reject the proposal Farmer said the decision of the trustees is not con sidered during the TEA hearing and said the new hearing makes the local hearing look like a dry run Everybody gets a second bite at the he said The next level of appeal after the TEA would be heard before a district judge in Travis County Thieves hit 11 Canyon Lake businesses in one night By DAVID DE KUNDER Staff Writer Late Thursday night and early Friday morning thieves 1Canyon Lake businesses stealing mostly change from cash registers the Comal County Sheriffs Department said on Tuesday Lt Simmer Bowen criminal inves tigator for the Comal County Sheriffs Department said his department is vig orously investigating the case and has suspects in the case We got a lot of forcnsics and fin gerprints from the crime Bowen said Yesterday we talked to four possible suspects It is very diffi cult to track these suspects down But we got some good evidence to work with We just need to put the pieces Obituaries Derrick Kneupper Derrick Kneupper beloved son of Dr Darrc Kneupper of Austin and Vicki Dimond of Nashville ended a long and courageous fight with AIDS on Friday Oct 13 1995 He was born Aug 17 1969 in Colorado Springs and spent most of his boyhood in the shadow of Pikes Peak He moved to Austin in 1984 and grad uated from Westwood High School in 1987 Derricks last three years were in New Orleans until his illness forced his return to the loving care of his family and friends in November of last year In addition to his parents he is sur vived by his brother Nicholas of Nashville and Oxford grand mother Elsie Kneupper of New Braunfels grandparents Mr and Mrs Charles M Floyd of Woodland Hills as well as aunts uncles and cousins The family is grateful for the thoughts prayers and love of all who cared about and for Derrick this past year We especially acknowledge his longtime friend and caregiver Susan Titus as well as Dr Cynthia Brinson Dr David Wright and all of the truly wonderful staff of Christopher House A memorial mass will be held at 2 Thursday Oct 19 at St Thomas More Catholic Church 10205 RR 620 Austin The family requests that memo rial donations be made in Derricks name to Christopher House 2113 E Martin Luther King Blvd Austin TX 78702 Dora Kramme Dora Kramme of New Braunfels passed away at McKenna Memorial Hospital on Sunday Oct 15 1995 at the age of 84 A funeral service will be GRASS SOD Qualify Raleigh or Bermuda 609 Buffalo Call Installation Available PERPAUH 653130O Coll Anytime DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS Jim Goodbread Instructor Classes available evenings Saturdays 2106250312 Need extra cash til next pay day Call or visit FAMILY CREDIT SERVICE Apply today 6257369 273 Antonio St Bnavnfels Texas 78130 Change in cash registers targeted by burglars investigators have leads and possible suspects If and when the suspects are caught they may be charged with a Class A misdemeanor instead of a second Yesterday we talked to four possi ble Lt Sumner Bowen degree felony Bowen said Under a state law put into effect last year if less than worth of prop erty is stolen it is considered a misde meanor instead of a felony Bowen said since most of the items stolen was change from cash registers the change stolen may add up to less than Bowen said he hopes to make an arrest soon The businesses broken into were Carols at the Hitching Post The Sun room Tanning Fitness Salon The Hitching Post Cardboard Heroes and Sports Cards Kamis Resale Sharon s Toys and Gifts J Cs Burger Shop Canyon Lake 1 Hour Photo Wagon Wheel Inn and Helens Variety Ernie Pavlock owner of the Hitching Post Feed Garden Supply said the thieves stole more than change at his place They took in cash from our register a chain saw and a Pavlock said We will look at our inventory to see if they took any of our Pavlock said he locked his store at around 10 Thursday He said the burglary had to occur after that time The burglaries have made Bruce and Dana Jones of Canyon Lake 1 Hour Photo consider installing a burglar alarm for their business They took worth of quarters and a Bruce Jones said We have now put a heavy duty lock on the door with a little plat around the lock so that it will be a little hard for them to get in held at 10 on Wednesday Oct 17 1995 at the Zoeller Funeral Home with interment following at the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Vis itation begins Tuesday at 2 at the Zoeller Funeral Home and continues until service time Wednesday Sophie Louise Kabelmacher Reeh Sophie Louise Kabelmacher Reeh resident of Georgetown Texas for merly of New Braunfels passed away at the Wesleyan Nursing Home in Georgetown Saturday Oct 14 1995 at the age of 97 She was born Dec 12 1897 in New Braunfels to Alfred and Mary Ann Stautzenberger Weidner and married Walter Kabelmacher on July 15 1925 Her husband preceded her in death on Dec 29 1963 She married David W Reeh on Feb 6 1974 and he also preceded her in death on Sept 5 1986 She was a former own er of Kiddie Land childrens clothing store in New Braunfels and was a member of the First Protestant United Church of Christ She was also a life member of the New Braunfels Gar den Club a member of Hermann Sons and a life member of the Comal Coun ty Fair Association Mrs Reeh moved to Georgetown in 1986 Survivors include a daughter Shirley Dunn of Georgetown two grandchil dren Darrell W Dunn and wife Patti of Georgetown and Jimmy Dunn and wife Judy of Bryan Texas three great grandchildren Doug Dunn Jared Dunn and Ethan Dunn A funeral service will be held Tues day Oct 17 1995 at 10 at the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home with interment following at the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Rev Margaret Decker will officiate the service Memorials may be given to Wesleyan Homes 1105 Church George town TX 78626 or First Protestant United Church of Christ 172 W Coll New Braunfels TX 78130 Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Charles R Fischer Charles R Fischer of New Braun fels passed away at Eden Home on Saturday Oct 14 1995 at the age of 89 He was born July 8 1906 in New Braunfels to Fritz and Sophie Borchers Fischer and married Lillie Louise Schaper on July 23 1927 His wife preceded him in death in 1938 He married Sophie Bergeron Jan 8 1942 and she also preceded him in death on Oct 17 1989 Mr Fischer worked a number of years for LCRA and then worked at Becker Motor Co until he retired Later he worked as a lock smith Survivors include two daughters Doris Engler and husband Melvin of Geronimo Texas and Dorothy Ann Middendorf and husband Wilfred of Melrose one son Robert Fis cher of New Braunfels 11 grandchil dren and 18 greatgrandchildren He GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 62964OO 1H 35 and Walnut Ave ALLSHOWS BEFORE PM Times good Fri MonThur SatSun was preceded in death by a sister Meta Fischer a grandson Steven Midden dorf and a greatgranddaughter Amy Goebel A funeral service will be held Tues day Oct 17 1995 at 2 at the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home with interment following at the Comal Cemetery Rev Richard Carse will officiate the service Visitation continues until service time Tuesday Memorials may be giv en to Eden Home First Protestant United Church of Christ or to the char ity of ones choice Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Marie Fischer Miss Marie Fischer passed away at the Regent Care Center in San Antonio on Sunday Oct 15 1995 at the age of 92 The family will have a private inter ment at Comal Cemetery Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Save 50 and more on AREA RUGS at Rhoads Interiors 6253477 943 Walnut New Braunfels LANDA STATION THRU NOVEMBER JOlh NOT VAUD WITH ANY OTHER OFFERS NO 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