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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 23, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                lie Steinbich of New Bra ils died Sunday April at cKenna Memorial Hospital at the age of 75 Graveside services will Wednesday April 24 1996 at the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park with the Rev Rick Bartlett officiating Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 10 to 9 at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home 1 J i r I Charlies Neeley age 66 of New Braunfels died Sunday 1 April 21 1996 at his residence JFuneral service will be held Thurs day at 10 at the Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel with ReV Don Somervilte officiating Interment to follow at1 the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery Visitation begins at 3 and continues luntil service time Thursday Memo trials may be made to either Hospice Braunfels the American Cancer Society or to the charity of ones choice Lakefest 96 tourney registration IfwutrearunnCTorawtfttiwJovcr fish winning the potICaJl Shorty Sutton HeraldZettung Publisher David Sullens presents Susan Phillips with a donation for the firstever New Braunfels rteraldZeltung 5K and kids run scheduled for May 4 at cionftdo of tennis Lakefest 96 is tlter you Not mention the ctjun cmw fish feast and barbecue auction and dance with music by Friends in Har mony from 4 to 7 pm and Cross Coun try at 8 Its an allday event for the whole family Saturday May 4 at the Dam Red Bant at the Canyon Dam out at Canyon Lake AM proceeds go to the Comal County Chapters of MHMR and Habitat for Humanity The HeraldZeitung Lakefest 96 5 K mile and kids run begin at There will be an Elite Run at featuring the fastest runners in the Southwest with the reg ular Run and Walk beginning at 9 The kids races begin at Each registrant gets a fun surprise Call Race Director Susan Phillips at 6095030 or go by Comprehensive Fitness to regis ter and pick up your packet beginning Monday April 22 Registration is early or 15 on race morning The Horseshoe Tournament reg istration if from 10 to noon that day per player winner taking the pot Mens and Womens Singles with mixed play Call or9352626 for information on the Horseshoes There will be Arts Crafts as Well at the Dam Red Bam The Bass Tournament begins at dawn May 4 at Hwy 306 at the Jacobs Creek Park entrance Canyon Lake Two per team to fish into the bass pot for each team with the biggest Comal Park opens with new look By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer CANYON LAKE After a year and a half of renovations and improvements Comal Park will be ready by the first week of May to open to visitors tourists and families alike The park has been closed since January 1995 for the repairs and improvements The US Army Corps of Engineers will change the park from a multiuse pne to a dayuse park only The changewas made to accommodate families Canyon Lake Reservoir Manager Jerry Brite said We converted Comal Park to a dayuse park for several Brite said First we were having problemswith unruly crowds and rowdiness A lot of these actswere going on among the mid teen to mid 30s age group usually single adults who are our pri mary users We had a lot of alcoholic abuse and some drug abuse which contributed to Brite said Comal Park is the most popular park on the lake because of its beach area and it is one of the plosest to San Antonio Brite said the Corps of Engi neers is not trying to scare the mid teen to mid 30 age group from going to Comal Park it is just trying to make it safer to bring families back to the park i We arent trying to target or eliminate these mid teenmid 30s age group users we are just trying to accommodate them in a safe Brite said We are going to do this by eliminating overnight camping and closing the park by Our objec tive is to restore order so that the park is acceptable for family For the past 16 months contractors landscapes and laborers have been making these improvements redoing the road network in the park constructing a new gate house expanding the swim will eliminate the con tinuous loop cruising effect This will reduce traffic on the roads and increase Jerry Brite Canyon Lake Reservoir manager ming beach area paving a new parking lot near the beach making the rest rooms better putting up a rinse shower putting up fences fixing up pipes installing a new informational sign system and making placing picnic tables installing safety features and gate controls adding packing spaces and making toilets and showers ADA American with Disabilities Act accessible You will see a change in the road Brite said We will eliminate the continuous loop cruis ing effect and make the road branch into specific areas This will reduce traffic on the roads and increase A strip of land will separate the beach from the parking lot Originally the parking lot was at the beach and Brite said this move was made so that families could enjoy the beach better The problem we had was people were driving up there and putting their music boxes on their Brite said We want to get people away from the parking lot and put them near the lake and the swim ming area We are not allowing loitering in parking lot area If we see anybody loitering they will be asked to go to the picnic sites the beach or leave the dont want crowds in the parking lot were you will have a lot of cars and hi next several years Brite said he hopes the Corps will be able to put in Volleyball courts a softball field and a concrete basketball court when funding becomes available Brite said plans for the rehabilitation of Comal Park were made in the summer of 1994 with the lakes in the Fort Worth district assisted us in rehabilitating Comal Brite said Some of them gave us from the low side of while others contributed as high as give credit to the lakes because they gave Up some of their annual operational funds to contribute to the rehabilitation of Comal j The boat ramps will still be open in the park for per boat per day Day user fees will be 1 per person and for three people and up Texas Today Morales Says Wife Repay ing Loan Amount Of Debt Still Unclear fc HQUSTQN AP Democratic Senate nominee Victor Morales his wife must only pay of her long outstanding college scholar ship grant although documents he showed reporters indicated she still i Morales could not explain the dis crepancies in the amounts his wife pani owes the Indian Health Service He told the Houston Chronicle on Monday that the only payment the federal government now wants is We have a clear Morales Theyre now this is the fee This is what you owe the United States gov ernment and we say thats whats Dani Morales has refused for IS years to repay the money because she and her husband have claimed she was being overcharged It became a publicissue during a runoff for the Democratic nomination when US Rep JohnBryant called Morales an unfit Senate candidate because of the outstanding debt Mrs Morales took the money from the Indian Health Service with the agreement she would work on an Indi an reservation After graduation Cat Restraint Provision Meets Stiff Opposition FORT WORTH Texas AP Fort Council is trying to do something about a growing Councilman Jim Lane said he received more than 100 calls from opponents of the measure City health officials said the pro posal has been misunderstood They said it requires cats to be confined to their owners property and is not meant to force cats to be on a leash at all times Pasadena Dobie Scholars Bring Home National Title Ninth For Texas PASADENA Texas AP J Frank Dobie High School has snared its second national Academic Decathlon title despite having no formal program The sheer dedication of a handful of students propelled the Pasadena school into the highstakes competition held in Atlanta over the weekend This is the culmination of a pro found amount of said team member Jeff Dorough It paid off in the end Its The Dobie team composed of nine members from grades nine through 12 was selected last year and trained only after school Dobie has no official Academic Decathlon program Dobie scholars representing Texas swept 28 individual awards while edg ing a team from El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills Calif for the national title WRE SURE AFTER HIGH SCHOOL Every year Nationwide agents go back to high school to get students involved in the Nationwide Insurance Prom Promise A program that gives kids the chance to commit to a life free from alcohol and other drugs Especially on Prom Night Which means were able to pro vide high school students with valuable information about alcohol and other drugs The kind of information they need to make healthy Were proud of every student who makes the Prom Promise pledge And proud of the communities that show enough support to make such a program Nationwide agent Pave Howell is proud to sponsor Canyon High School and New Braunfels High School in the Prom Promise program Is a Beglslcred Federal Mark o Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company a cat leash law would be g catastro The council was scheduled to vote on the proposal today but one coun Everyone Qualifies the Law NO CREDIT NEEDED i Also known as Debt Consolidation or Earner Pi Unsecured deottl Free Visit Taxes per month iwdewE per month Bills Credit eaids per month Pawd on Income Budget iPAST DUE AUTQ TAXES SACK HOUSE PAYMENTS SUPPOBT MEDICAL BILLS Free Call at 9644038 day or 8997608 eve The Golf Tournament has some great prizes such as a Coleman Boat or a new vehicle donated by the New Braunfels New Car Dealer Associa tion It is a fourperson Florida Sdram He with a entry fee with play begin ning at 2 at the Canyon take Oqlf and Country Club To sponsor a tee or sign up call the Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce at 9642223 The Tennis Tournament will be Sunday May 5 at TBM beginning at The entry fee is with a change partners in round robin format mixed doubles change partners Call Leland Cox at 6297525 to sign up Forms are available at KwikKbpy in New Braunfels for all of these tourna ments or call Susan Phillips EVENTS 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