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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 25, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas Monday evening CouncU gave r Glenn HiM to respond to a tie Edwards Underground District citing the city for using too much water under the districts Water Management Wan EUWD have used last wtawaupposedtobe using 15 percent ten of fltat Hild said Hild Marion used fallens in March whkh is average for the city but was about 1 million more auMmnanmeuisuiu sraanHgmieiK the recent conditions and lack of nan Marion Kke other cities around die area has been asked by EUWD to ledwe its water usage by a mandatory i5 percent reduction Under die man ejenntpian Hild cakulated that Mar ion would need to use gal Ions per month to comply Hfld said the city has been doing everything in its power to conserve water and Oat he plans to send a letter Texas Today titty Water Ueage Cute To teve AN MARCOS Texas AP If youre dining out in San Marcos any time aoon dont expect to get a glass of Wjater unless you ask for it The water police could be watch ing and it could cost the restaurant td to voluntarily attempt to quench your thirst jt The ban on unrequested water in t restaurants is just one of several mea sures that San Marcos city officials enacted Wednesday when they went to Stage 2 of the citys emergency water dentendreduction plan The goal is to out water use by 15 percent I ask all of bur citizens to redouble their efforts to reduce our water use ail a said City Manager Larry D Gilley 11 We have very serious drought con ditions developing that will pose major rate to the San Marcos River and to die endangered species that are pro tected by federal to Marion residents with rips on how they can do part in helping con serve water We have a situation in Marion where we little industrial rffld said Eighty to eighryfive percent of it water usage is residential Hild saJd he would attend a public hearing before the EUWD board on Thursday May 2 at the Comal County Courthouse Annex In other business Councilman Clarence Jackson updated die council on progress on the citys attempt at getting a medical clinic for Marion The proposed clinic would be located at the old post office building right next to city hall I contacted Don Richey adminis trator for Guadatupe Valley Hospital in and he met with the mayor and Hast Jackson said He looked at the facility and was receptive to the idea He said die first step for us Was to send a survey to the citizens of Marion and the surrounding area to see if there is an interest for the clinic They feel that if the facility is going to succeed it would need to average 25 person a week If we cant get that warning to other schools Government attempts at intimida tion or interference with the students prayers will not be Kelly Shackelford a spokesman for the groups Dallas branch said Wednesday Sanator on Bingo Panal Employed by San Antonio Bingo King SAN ANTONIO AP Sen Frank Madia a member of a state pan el overseeing bingo enterprises in Texas is a paid employee of San Anto nios bingo according to a copyright story in the San Antonio ExpressNews Eddie Garcia whose home health company lists Madia as vice president says he owns more bingo halls in San Antonio than anyone else He acknowl Chrlatl Schools Sot tto UawauiK Over Prayer at Voter a partial settlement of a 1993 federal lawsuit over district policies regarding student gatherings the dis trict also agreed to pay 17 students and their parents lawyer Shirley Selz said After a 1992 incident that prompted tile suit the prayer events have been held on Corpus Christi campuses for the past three years without incident Ms Selz said The Rutherford Institute a Char lottesville civil liberties group that specializes in defending religious the settlement was a many people on a daily basis it would not be However the catch would be that the city would have to pay for all the costs for renovations to the building and salaries for a physicians assistant medical director secretary or LVN Jackson said The cost to renovate the old post office and make it into a clin ic would be around and for equipment Jackson said A medical directors salary for one month would be Jackson said the city could look into getting a grant or having a private doc tor set up practice in Marion Councilman Felix Arambula said a clinic is needed but that the city cannot incur the high costs associated with the project It would almost be unfeasible to do it as a city service because of our financial Arambula said I dont see how we would Hild said he would go ahead and send surveys to citizens on the subject and see what response the city gets from those surveys before taking any more action oh the idea of the pro posed clinic edges his bingo king title the newspa per reported in Wednesdays editions But the businessman who owns five Home Health Care Solutions Inc branches throughout the state says his relationship with Madia is neither ille gal nor shady Madia a 24year veteran lawmaker elected to the Senate in 1992 also denied any conflict of interest The threemember special panel on which he serves is taking public input to deter mine if state laws governing Texas millionayear bingo industry need to be rewritten during the Legis latures 1997 session Charities that rent bingo halls have complained about high rents and low returns Madia said he does not give preferential treatment to hall owners and agrees rents are too high Obituaries CnlMMv OOll IMMflflQ Charles Scott Deering was born Match passed away April 23 1996 Graduated Breckinridge High School in San Antonio Attended Uni versity of Texas Austin where he received a and in physics Also received an in electrical engineering from Southern Methodist University He was currently working toward his He worked as an electrical engineer for more than 40 years prior to his retirement He was employed by General Dynamics LTV ESystems and Loral Following retire ment he continued his interest in investing His hobbies were windsurf ing which he began after the age of 60 tennis aerobics reading and jog ging He is survived by wife of 43 years Elaine Voigt Deering of Piano and formerly of Richardson daughter and soninlaw Cheri and Nelson Locke Pembroke Pines son Dr Bart A Deering Piano grandchildren Alex and Samantha Locke sister Elaine Paxton Austin Services am Friday April at Restland Wildwood Chapel Christine Tata offi ciating Interment 3 Saturday April 27 1996 at Lone Oak Ceme tery in New Braunfels with Rev Ardie Kendig officiating Memorials may be made to the American Heart Associa tion 1615 Stemmons Freeway Dallas 75207 American Cancer Association Box 560089 Dallas 75356 or to the charity of your choice Restland Funeral Home Dallas Ahrflittt Thomas F Alvarez age 68 of New Braunfels died Wednesday April 24 1996 at McKenna Memorial Hospital Mr Alvarez was bom in New Braun fels on July 3 1927 to Thomas Alvarez and Petra Fuentes Alvarez He married Eva Campos on Sept 15 1949 He was a retired painter from Southwest Texas State University and a member of the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church He is survived by his wife of 47 years Eva C Alvarez of New Braunfels daughters and sons inlaw Juanita and Agapito Cruz of Round Rock Gloria and John Luciano of Albuquerque Irma and Jorge Aleman of New Braunfels Cynthia and Terrance Carter of Wimberley Anna arid Brent Mullenberg of New Castle sons Ruben Alvarez of Albuquerque Thomas C Alvarez of Dallas aunt Antonia Alvarez of New Braunfels 12 grandchildren two great grandchildren and several cousins Mr Alvarez was preceded in death by a daughter Angelita Alvarez A rosary will be recited Thursday evening at 7 at Zoeller Funeral Home al service will be held Friday April 26 at 2 at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with Rev Richard Oberstar officiating Interment wilt follow in the Sts Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery Visitation begins after 1 Thursday and continues until 1 30 Friday when the funer al procession departs the funeral home Memorials may be made to the bur Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church TUNCWLHOME Franclsca Mamdom Arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Francisca Mendoza of New Braunfels who died Wednes day April 24 1996 at McKenna Memorial Hospital at the age of 76 TtiNEKflLHOME Maria Flugrath Funeral arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels for Maria Flugrath Who died at McKenna Memorial Hos pital on Thursday April 25 1996 at the age of 28 years Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Lotto Texas Itwraday nights whining Est million jackpot rtEXBSr LOTTERV Pick3 838 Cash 5 45171921 STEAKN SHRIMP r Boiled Shrimp Va Ib Poppers Tues 23Jam Nite Mike Aternathy ft Friends Thur 25Songwriter NiteMo Humble Sat 27The Craze Call 6293311 For Pickup Window School District has agreed to stipulate on the record that campus pray ergath k erings known as See You at the Pole wont be disrupted the school Friday tfiru Monday Hot looks Hot styles Hot savings from the hottest names in fashion like it 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