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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 12, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels girls capture thirdstraight cross country state title See Sports Page 7JL Wurstlest finale This years festival ends today See Page 8A for photos from the 1995 event NCAA NCAA Oklahoma Texas Miss Florida Inside Sports Stammtisch Birthday wishes from the HeraldZeitung The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung extends birthday wishes to Jennifer Hill Gayle Offer man Juanlta Rosas Elaine Ramsdell Etta Mae Blankenship Tony Garcia Dorothy Fetters Sat and Lisa Brucks New Braunfels Herald MO 16 1P1 feuWEST MTCROPUBLISHTHG E YAM DELL DR ElPASO IX 79903 SUNDAY 60 Pages in our sections Sunday November Serving Comal County and the surrounding area Home of JENNIFER HILL Vol 143 No 261 Good morning Lotto Texas Saturday nights winning numbers Est million jackpot Today at Wurstfest Gatel Noon to 5 The Sound Connection Wursthalle The Cloverleaf Orchestra Drawing for trip to Germany 3 Jubilee Polka Band 7 The Littl Fishermen Dais Grosse Zeit The Big Tent 1 i 30 New Braunfels Village Brass Band Kerry Christensen 1 Comal Community Band Kinder Tanzer 3 Cadence Cloggers Alpenfest Cadence Cloggers 5 NBHS Band 6 Alpenfest 7 OriginalKapelle Heimatland German Band 8 Ed Kadlecek The Village Band Die Froehliche Omas and Opas Das Kleine Zelt The Little Tent Toni Noichl Alpenmusikanten Polish Folkdances of San Antonio 2 Swingin Dutchmen 3 Polish Folkdancers of San Antonio New Braunfels Kinderchor 4 Alpenmusikanten 5 Kerry Christensen Goodwin School to host fair A Craft Fair will be held from 3 to 6 on Tuesday Nov 14 at Goodwin School Cafete ria 1297 Church Hill Drive Holiday Craft Fair Nov 18 A Holiday Craft Fair will be sponsored by Peace Lutheran Church at 1147 South Walnut across from WalMart Fair runs from 9 to 3 Saturday Nov 18 Correction A story about the Ingram Readymix plant in the Nov 2 H Z should have said Texas Nat ural Resource Conservation Commission attorney Scott Humphrey directed Kate Mathis to where she could locate infor mation pertaining to the hear ings process He did not obtain any files for Mathis Homecoming Royalty Photos by MICHAEL DARNALL left and LESLIE KRIEWALDT Left photo Canyon High Schools April Rheinlaender was crowned Homecoming Queen Friday by last years queen Kari Kastner At Unicorn Stadium Anna Lisa Vargas was crowned Homecoming Queen Her escorts were Sergio Vargas left and Lenny Leos Faulty brakes blamed for Seguin Avenue mishap By SUSAN FLYNT ENGLAND Staff Writer Faulty brakes may be the cause of an accident that sent three people to McKenna Memorial Hospital Friday afternoon A blue Olds Cutlass driven by Tabatha Rodriguez of New Braunfels rear ended a brown Toyota Camry driven by Sandra Santana of New Braunfels on Seguin Avenue in front of the Sonic restaurant at about 3 Rodriguez told New Braunfels Police Officer Sean Gabbard that her brakes malfunctioned completely he said The Cutlass hit the Camry at a pretty high rate of speed and there were no skid Gabbard said That would indicate brake mal New Braunfels EMS units took Rodriguez Santana and Santanas 15yearold daughter to McKenna New Braunfels Police are still investigating the accident Excessive speed may have played a Gabbard said The Cutlass hit the Camry at a pretty high rate of speed and there were no skid marks That would indicate brake Officer Sean Gabbard Police seek family of train victim By SUSAN FLYNT ENGLAND Staff Writer A New Braunfels man is dead after a train acci dent early Friday morning Bill Williams seemed to the train engineer to be asleep on the tracks A train approached him between Jahn Street and the back of the municipal building maintenance area said New Braunfels Police Lieutenant John Wommack The engineer blew the train whistle and locked the trains brakes Williams didnt move and the train couldnt stop on time The train lock down automatically stopped the trains clock Wommack said which showed the exact time of the Williams was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Ray Martinez Williams body is at the Travis County Coroners office for autopsy Police suspect alcohol may have played a part in his death Wommack said New Braunfels Police are seeking help locating Williams family He was 44 years old and African American He used to work at Landa Tire and Auto and at Bills Wommack said He washed cars and mowed lawns for Anyone arjoilt Williams fam ily should call the NBPD at 6082179 CLWSC studies water line grant By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer An update on a planning grant the budget and an escrow fund were some of the items discussed by the Canyon Lake Water Supply Corporations Board of Directors on Wednesday General Manager Dale Yates reported he attend ed a meeting in San Antonio with officials from the GuadalupeBlanco River Authority and the San Antonio River Authority concerning a planning grant from the Texas Water Development Board The grant is being done with the cooperation of the GBRA and will be used to help complete the water line system in the Canyon Lake area Yates said future plans for the water corporation will depend on GBRA plans to build a water treat ment plant on the southside of the lake If the GBRA builds the plant the corporation will save money in the long run because all CLWSC will have to do is to purchase different points of entry to draw the water from GBRA will build the plant when it feels it has the customer base from the water users at Canyon Yates said He said based on this information the GBRA SARA and CLWSC redesigned their plans for the grant to the Texas Water Development Board so that it will not conflict with another study Trans Texas Water Study which is being funded by the state of Texas The amount of the planning grant is with CLWSC matching The board of directors was briefed on Water Development Board escrow fund The CLWSC has a million escrow account with the TWDB In the escrow account was earmarked for the construction of a water treat ment plant and for system acquisitions However the corporation bought 10 system acqui sitions under budget for leaving left over CLWSC plans to use the rest of the mon ey for system improvements CLWSC now has 36 subdivisions in its system The CLWSC board of directors accepted the Rocky Creek Ranch water system into their system The Rocky Creek Ranch subdivision is owned Col Lee Roper who is chairman of the CLWSC board Roper excused himself while the board voted to accept Rocky Creek Ranch subdivision into the CLWSC Powells out Whats next for presidential hopefuls See The Survey Says Page 44
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