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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 12, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas HeraldZeitung O Friday January O 3 Bridalfair Contest Winners One lucky bride at Tuesdays Bridal Showcase won the grand prize which was a honeymoon trip to California The package Includes two roundtrip tickets from Rennert World Travel to San Francisco on Continental Airlines and two nights at the Sheraton at Fishermans Wharf Pictured are I to R Mary Lynn Logan from Continental Airlines winner Heather McMullen Lois Pritchard from Continental Airlines and Judy Young from Rennert World Travel Three large door prizes were given away at Tuesdays Bridal Showcase The prizes were gift certificates redeemable at any of the merchants present at the show Winners are I to R Maxwell Lara and Herrera and Oscar Madrigal Police searching for man they believe killed at least three women By JAIME ARON Associated Press Writer Texas Today ExTom Green Treasurer Indicted on 28 Criminal Charges SAN ANGELO Texas AP Former Tom Green County Treasurer Billie McDaniel has been indicted on 28 criminal charges in connection with an investment scheme that cost the county millions The indictments that were handed Jip on Thursday accuse Mrs McDaniel pf tampering with government records and misapplying money form various Accounts Auditors initially said Mrs McDanieis highrisk investments would cost the county million Pro jected losses now are pegged at million Mrs McDaniel 65 was released rom jail on bond Thursday afternoon She declined to talk to reporters but her lawyer issued a threepara graph statement saying she the victim pf a political vendetta by county offi cials intent on shifting blame from themselves to her She retired at the end of 1994 after 16 years in office Harris Nueces Counties Still Squabble Over Saldivar Trial Expenses CORPUS CHRISTI Texas AP informed Harris County and the city of Houston they plan to pay less than onethird of the they were billed for expenses of the October murder trial of Selena killer Yolanda Saldivar County commissioners voted Wednesday in Corpus Christi to offer Harris County to settle the account And although no action was taken on the city of Houstons bill for Nueces County Judge Richard M Borchard is recommend ing that the city be paid nothing In a letter sent last week to Harris County Judge Robert Eckles Bor chard argued that Harris Countys bill included costs that would have been incurred even if Ms Saldivars trial had not been moved to Houston Needless to say the magnitude of the charges billed to Nueces County for the trial is well above anything we anticipated or Borchard said in his letter Committee Delays Action on Graduation Changes AUSTIN AP A State Board of Education committee has delayed action on a proposal to strengthen min imum high school graduation stan dards by adding technology and speech as requirements Members of the Committee on Stu dents said Thursday that before they vote on the proposal recommended by Education Commissioner Mike Moses they want time for discussion and more input from teachers and oth ers An initial vote now is expected next month with final action possible in April The proposal would increase the minimum number of credits required for graduation from 21 to 22 Students get a halfcredit for each semester of coursework in a particular area The new requirements would apply to students entering the ninth grade in the 199798 school year Four Candidates Agree to Participate In Convention AUSTIN AP Two Republican presidential candidates plan to appear in person and two more via satellite television for next weeks National Issues Convention at the University of Texas The convention is bringing about 600 people from across the country to UT for a discussion of key issues the economy family and role of the nation in the world Obituaries Vernilla Parker Vernilla Parker of New Braunfels passed away at Eden Home on Wednesday Jan at the age of 84 She was bom July 5 1911 in New Braunfels to Robert and Texanna Wil son and married Julius Parker Sr on July 10 1929 in New Braunfels Her husband preceded her in death in Oct 1961 A lifetime resident of New Braunfels Mrs Parker was a home maker and a member of Live Oak Bap tist Church Survivors include her Sons General Julius Parker Jr and wife Dorothy June of Tucson and Louis Park er and wife Esther of Seguin brother Lemon Wilson of San Antonio 8 grandchildren and a niece Margaret Adams of New Braunfels A funeral service will be held Sat urday Jan at at the Live Oak Baptist Church with inter ment following at Comal Cemetery Rev Kevin Boston will officiate the service Visitation will be from 5 to 9 Friday at the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Memorials may be giv en to Eden Home Inc Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Olar R Davis Arrangements are pending at Zoeller passed away Thursday Jan 11 1996 at Northeast Methodist Hospital in San Antonio at the age of 83 and wife Margie of New Braunfels sistersinlaw Elaine Wenzel and hus band Hilmar of New Braunfels Lonie Gass of New Braunfels and Ella Gass of Kendalia Texas A funeral service will be held Sat urday Jan 13 1996 at 4 at Friedens United Church of Christ with interment following at the Lone Oak Cemetery Visitation will be Friday Jan 12 1996 from 10 to Saturday at the Zoeller Funeral Home Memorials may be made to Friedens United Church of Christ Naomi Huddleston Zimmerman Naomi Huddleston Zimmerman of Texas City passed away at her resi dence Wednesday Jan 10 1996 at the age of 68 She was born Aug 3 1927 in Texas City to Charles and Mattie Latimer Huddleston Sr She was a longtime resident of Texas City having also lived in Seguin for 20 years and New Braunfels for 2 years Mrs Zimmer man had many occupations a com puter programmer with the Combina tion Agency at ANICO for 12 years USAA for four years in San Antonio owner and operator of the Bavarian Ullage and New Braunfels She was president of the Harry Gass Harry Gass of New Braunfels passed away at Eden Home Thursday Jan 11 1996 at the age of 76 Survivors include a brother Ray mond Gass and wife Mary of New Braunfels brotherinlaw Marvin Hell The Herald Zeitung is your local news source Subscribe today by calling 6259144 WY purchase of Equal Size or Larger Biaaest and Tastiest in Town Live Music Thurs Dan McCoy Sat Painted Pony Tue Painted Pony 1 HOD Frozen Margaritas Daily ttl8jHBJ NEW YEAR MENU Call 6293311 For Pickup Window SAVE 50 ON WALLPAPER IMPERIAL 48 Books to choose from Rhoads Interiors 943 N Walnut Ave 6253477 Delivery Limited delivery area Free Pepperoncinis Special Garlic Sauce 651 in Shopping Center PAPA TwoTargrOneTropping1 P Out Special 1 Delivered HI Expires 30 Not valid vnlh any other oiler Valid only at participating locations Customer pays all applicable sales tax Additional toppings extra i One Large One Topping j 30 Not valid wilh any other oiler Valid only at participating locations Customer pays all applicable sales tax Additional loppings extra jOne Large Tifyo Add a 2nd 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Zimmerman Edwin Fred Bo Zimmerman III Michael and Michelle Zimmerman Noal Zimmerman Barbra Zimmer man and Leigh Zavora A funeral service will be held Fri day Jan 12 1996 at 2 at the James Crowder Funeral Home Chapel in La Marque with Bishop Steven Morrill officiating Interment will fol low at the Grace Memorial Park ceme tery in Hitchcock Texas Pallbearers will be Mrs Zimmermans sons and grandsons Friends may visit the funer al home after Friday Jan 12 DALLAS AP Since October one prostitute a month has been killed in Dallas and nearby Irving Two were shot one was stabbed and one was strangled Each was found in a differ ent location all far from the others Yet Dallas police who have assigned more than 20 officers to the case are convinced the same person was behind at least three of the slay ings And they fear he is ready to kill again and not necessarily another prostitute We feel theres a great danger out there to the said Dallas homi cide Sgt Larry Lewis a leader of a multidivisional task force aimed at catching the suspect who remained at large Thursday Hes apparently murdering people for no motive Its an indication that he could be killing for recreation When you have that type of individual on the streets everybody is in Lewis didnt want to jeopardize the case by divulging too many details about links between the seemingly unrelated cases but he guaranteed the evidence is convincing I will say theres some aspects in the physical evidence were examin Lewis said declining to reveal whether that evidence involved the condition of the corpses or items found at the scene The first victim 31yearold Lacheke Grandberry of Irving was found strangled Oct 6 along an over grown path on a northwest Dallas nature trail On Dec 3 32yearold Alysia Hes apparently murdering people for no motive Its an indication that he could be killing for Sgt Larry Lewis Dallas homicide officer Beasley was found stabbed to death in a West Dallas park Last Friday city workers found the body of 23yearold Ida Gee along the side of a South Dallas road She had been shot to death The possible fourth victim Staci Terrell 25 was found shot in the head behind a retirement village on Nov 11 We feel the strongest about the link between the ones that have occurred in Lewis said We cant make a direct determination yet on the Irving We feel very strongly about it Irving police did not immediately return a call from The Associated Press on Thursday seeking comment HEY Teen Dance sponsored by KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS Council Throwing Contest 111 Landa Street 711pm Doors open Lock in Dance Admission Grades 58 only DANCE DATE Friday Jan 1 2 Crosscountry DJ Pizza Available Babies On Parade Deadline to submit baby photos is Wednesday January 17 1996 Remember the special times of this first year by including your babys picture Children Grandchildren Nieces Nephews and any child special to you that was born in 1995 A panel of unbiased judges will pick the most attractive picture to be printed on the cover of the tabloid one boy girl runnerup will appear in the centerfold Trophies will be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner each runnerup Babies need not have been born in this area Bring your favorite childs photo to the HeraldZeitung office 707 Landa Monday thru Friday between or mail coupon below with photo and to the HeraldZeitung Drawer 311328 New Braunfels Texas 781311328 Proof of childs name birth date and parents names will be required to enter the contest DEADLINE TO SUBMIT PHOTOS and information is January Please make sure your name and phone number is on the back of the photo You may pick up your babys picture anytime during office hours after Monday January At this time you will receive one FREE copy of Babies on Parade Additional copies will be available for This years edition will appear in the HeraldZeitung on Sunday January 28 1996 and in the TimesGuardian and the Advisor on January 31 1996 If you would like for your business club or organization to be included in 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