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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 13, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas 2 A O HeraldZeitung O Wednesday December New Braiuifels sixth grader meets baseball legend hero By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer Twelveyear old Travis Dedek has done something that most kids his age would only dream of doing he got to meet Nolan Ryan Meeting the baseball legend and future Hall of Famer was a big treat for Dedek a sixth grader at OakRun Mid dle School Dedek got together with Ryan and his wife Ruth at a private dinner dur ing a Texas Rangers game in August in Arlington Dedek and his parents Donna and Henry and sister Lesli were able to visit with Ryan in the Rangers luxury box Travis certainly treasured the moment since he is a big baseball fan and admirer of Ryans It was a wonderful experience something I will never Travis said He was very nice We talked about baseball and about the fastest pitch he ever Dedek got the chance to meet Ryan as part of an essay contest sponsored by Natural Resources Foundation of Texas of Midland Texas Contest winner Travis Dedek with Nolan and Ruth Ryan Travis was one of four statewide winners of the Ryan Essay Contest chosen by the Natural Resources Foundation to meet Ryan The subject of Travis essay was the importance of crude oil as a natural resource The three page essay dealt with the process cycle of crude oil Travis said the essay was part of a class assignment last spring while he was in fifth grade Just like a Post Office but MORE We pack for shipping Packing materials boxes Mail Box Rentals Western Union Business Cards USPS Express Services Stamps Notary Copies FAX UPS Mail now for delivery of INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING MF Sat 9am2pm TEXAS POSTAL SERVICES 205 DIH 35 W Courtyard Shopping Center New Braunfels TX 2106205846 fax 2106205242 651 Walnut Ave in Shopping Center PAPA 7Z7Z Limited Delivery Area Two Large One Topping Delivered 11 Expires 30 days Not valid with any other offer Valid only at participating locations Customer 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Donna said Travis has a knack for writing He basically has a talent for writ Donna said Travis really gets recognized for his stories he does in class and he is a straightA When he is not writing award win ning essays he likes to participate in football basketball and baseball 100 percent givers u i m i HeraldZeltung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Michael Meek president of the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce presents pledges and contri butions from 100 percent of the chambers employees to Doug Miller president United Way of Coma County The presentation was made at the Senior Center one of the 29 agencies supported by the United Way Hosting the presentation is Marie Dawson president and Gladys Bartling director of the Senior Center Subscribe by calling 6259144 1992 CMC Extended Cab 4x4 AT Tilt Cassette Cruise Bedliner Black miles 1992 Pontiac Transport SE V6 7 Passenger Cassette Dual AT Aluminum Wheels Sunscreen Tilt Cruise Luggage Rack White miles 1987 Chevrolet Pickup Ton 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