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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 1, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                Obituaries George Thohifis Reaves George Thomas Reaves of Schertz passed away Tuesday Jan at Northeast Methodist Hos pital irt San Antonio at the age of 64 A funeral service will be held Friday Feb at 2 at New Braun fels Christian Church with interment following at Guadaiupe Valley Memo rial Park Rev Rick Bartlett will offi ciate the services There will be no visitation at the funeral home Doeppcnschmidt Funeral Home Wesley James Handsel III Wesley James Handsel III son of Wesley James and Sandra Jacqueline Ulcak Handsel of New Braunfels died at birth on Monday Jan 29 1996 at Womens and Childrens Hospital in San Antonio He is survived by his parents his grandparents Mr and Mrs Wesley James Handsel of Florence and Mrs Leo Ulcak of New Braunfels and his sisters Shelby Lynn Handsel and Kristin Nicole Handsel A graveside service will be held Friday Feb 2 1996 at at Sts Peter Paul Catholic Cemetery officiated by Msgr Eugene OCallaghan Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Texas Today Lawyer Makes Astronomy Hobby Pay Off With Big Discovery HOUSTON AP Edward Szczepanski spends his days working for one of Texas most prestigious law firms and his spare time at night gazing linto the sky The nighttime gazing has earned him the distinction of becoming the first ama teur astronomer in Texas to discover a comet in nearly 30 Szczepanski who specializes in pho tographing faint objects in the sky noticed the object earlier this week on film taken of a distant galaxy near the Big Dipper His discovery quickly was confirmed and the comet has been named Bl Szczepanski It is the second coinet found this year Szczepanski an attorney with Ful bright Jaworski has enjoyed his astronomy hobby for 14 years Charges To Be Dropped Because of Missing Marijuana Evidence Texas AP A pos of marijuana charge against a dismissed because1 374 pounds of marijuana that Rvas seized at theUme of the arrest can not be found a Kleberg County prose jcutor says Assistant District Attorney Vincent Gonzalez said Wednesday that charges will be dropped against James Bass 49 of Tennessee currently serving a prison sentence for kidnapping in his home state This is the second time in the past several months that a criminal case has been dismissed because evidence stored at the sheriffs department disappeared according to Sheriff Winston Kelly Gonzalez said the loss of the evidence is frustrating but that he does not have evidence that it was improperly destroyed Sabine County Judge Accused of Bilking Dying Man Charity of HEMPHILL Texas AP Sabine County Judge Larry Hyden has stepped down pending resolution of two indict ments alleging he bilked a 76yearold dying man and the Shriners Childrens hospitals out of Hyden 53 left his office Wednesday morning after telling the county com missioners court that he is suspended until the cases are disposed of He is free on bond on each charge Hyden persuaded retired chemical plant worker Nolton J LeJune to buy 10 percent of Hydens company Production Analysts on Feb 4 1991 Soutnernwoocf Sarcfens Native Designs and Consultation Perennials Herbs Native Plants Aquatic Plants Antique Roses Soils Bark Mulch Bob Fitzsimmons Proprietor 6089160 Daily hours MF 95 Sat 85 Sun 125 Uixfa to Su teAunin 658 Sjtreet New Bwmfels Naw Bush amiounees readittgiiiitiative By PEGGY FIKAC Associated Press Writer AUSTIN AP Gov George W Bush says hell lead the charge to com bat a crisis in Texas education hun dreds of thousands of school children who cannot read The governor Wednesday called or educators parents and businesses tc join in the effort saying hell work tc boost support around the state arid tc funnel millions of dollars towarc improving reading through such ini tiatives as reading academies It is a catastrophe when students cannot read We must dc something about it right now and thats what we intend to Bush said Tru crisis is obvious in the One in four of the school childrer who took the staterequired reading skills test last year failed it he said Of those who didnt pass were thirdand fourthgraders Bush delivered his message at the Administrators Midwinter Confer ence on Education sponsored by the Texas Education Agency He also challenged parents to read with their children a halfhour a day at least three times a week His goal Bush said is for Texas students to read on grade level by the end of third grade and then we must keep them reading on grade level throughout their entire public school Bush said he will Ask the Legislature in the next session to set aside million for reading academies intensive reading skills programs in schools Schools might set aside half the day for reading for example he said Rally Volunteers from the pri vate sector and corporations He said he has already met with business leaders to urge them to give time and money to help teach reading Join his wife Laura and his mother former first lady Barbara Bush today to announce a Barbara Bush Foundation literacy initiative for school children and their families This will involve about in seed mon ey the first year GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 62964OO IH 35 and Walnut Ave Zeitung by calling 6259144 Includes four course meal our French house for tvo guests ine dessert coffee Excludes tax gratuity 273 15 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd 9804396 Offer good Tuesday through Thursday Reservations only please 943 Walnut New Braunfels WOT TRAVEL JtiAVE YOU THE LATEST tutexcfatiete tftettA ewet cwMtent ie6cite tfofi IS HAVING ITS FIRST SALE STARTING FEB 2ND 25 OFF ON SELECTED ITEMS THROUGHOUT THE STORE COMB BY AND SEE FOR YOURSELF AT 205 E 35 IN THE COURTYARD MALL NEW BRAUNFELS TEXAS WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING SPRING FASHIONS ON CONSIGNMENT Eagles Hall New Braunfels Saturday February 3 Public Dance Country Western 812 Featuring SWINGING COUNTRY No Reservations Doors Open at Bingo Every Thursday at Lie 257 E South St Hall rental for Beddings 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