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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 24, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                2 O HeraldZeltuna CJ Thursday October 24 1996 Close call photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Wednesday afternoon Grace Senla 88 missed a stop sign while heading west on the access road at FM 2252 and Interstate 35 lodging her car under a semitrailer The truck driver Juan Garza of CNA Trucking was uninjured Senla also escaped injury Texas Today Judge tosses out charges in theft of art treasures DALLAS AP A judge has tossed out criminal charges arising from the theft of priceless German art treasures during World War II saying prosecutors secured their indictment one day too late District Judge Paul Brown of Sherman in an order made public Wednesday dismissed all charges against Jack Manning Meador 78 of Whitewright his sister Jane Meador Cook 64 of Mesquite and their attorney John Torigian of Houston The three were accused of conspiring to receive possess conceal and sell two stolen pieces of the German art collection known as the Quedlinburg treasures Trial was set to begin in the case Nov 4 But Brown in a complicated ruling said the fiveyear federal statute of limitations expired on Jan 3 The indictment was handed up Jan 4 Assistant Attorney Carol Johnson of Sherman lead prosecutor in the case said the government would review the decision but she declined further comment Prosecutors take cadets case to grand Jury FORT WORTH Texas AP Some witnesses arent cooperating in the case alleging two former military cadets killed a 16yearold girl to Padilla exact revenge for a brief sexual encounter a prosecutor says As a result grand jurors have been asked to help uncover evidence in the case Assistant District Attorney Mike Parrish told The Associated Press on Wednesday Meanwhile a defense attorney said he plans to file a motion this week seeking a bond reduction and evidentiary hearing for his client in an effort to learn more about the states case Parrish said he has gone to the grand jury a couple of times to try to gain cooperation from unhelpful witnesses who can be subpoenaed to appear before the panel Grand jury indicts former DAs investigator HARLINGEN Texas AP For the second time in a year a former employee of the Cameron County district attorneys office has been indicted for taking bribes to fix criminal cases A federal grand jury in Houston issued a sevencount indictment Wednesday against former district Also indicted was Raymond Castaneda 37 an automotive shop owner in Brownsville The indictment charges each man with one count of racketeering one count of racketeering conspiracy and five counts of federal extortion From Page 1 give a perception of Rodgers said Whether someone else sees it as a conflict of interest depends on personal However the legal division of the Texas Association of School Boards said the fact that the boundaries of the two districts overlap raises some questions TASB public information officer Barbara Williams said similar situations have created problems in the past and it may not simply be a matter of Padilla recusing himself from issues relating to the CAD Im not an attorney but I think its more complicated than Williams said I dont think its about just on an issue I think its more of one or the other but the districts counsel would have a better Bradberry said he will contact the boards attorney and ask him to look into the matter But it could be a week to get an answer the superintendent said EAA committee extends review of critical management plan Obituary By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer SAN ANTONIO The final word has not been written on the Edwards Aquifer Authority critical management plan An adhoc committee set up to deal with the issue reviewed revisions to the critical management plan that were made by EAA Division Manager Michael Albach and his staff The committee looked over the revisions and decided it needed time for more review making a decision We need to make notes and have the staff review Bexar County representative Sylvia Ruiz Mendelsohn said Mike can then come back at the next meeting and go over Key revisions to the plan include a provision to require a critical period stage to remain in effect for at least 10 days An exception would occur if the level dropped so dramatically that it becomes necessary to go to the next stage based on the 10day rolling average of springflow rates In the rough draft plan underground water usage would not Ullrich recycle water used by a water supplier Albach said This would be a disincentive for a water Albach said In the revised plan athletic fields and golf courses are identified and more specific examples for discretionary use are defined Under the rules covers for swimming pools would be allowed to cover 25 percent of the pool instead of the original 50 percent figure because of concerns from the swimming pool industry about noticing a drowning victim when the pool is less covered Albach said Albach said his staff has yet to resolve nine issues pertaining to the critical management plan The issues include whether conjunctive users who invest in alternative water sources get credit for conserving aquifer water and what the reduction stage trigger levels will be A provision that deals with notifying the public when a reduction stage may be inedible needs to be added Albach said The EAA staff is still trying to decide what the maximum allowable usage multipliers will be for putting From Page 1 Despite objections by defense attorney Wade Arledge Waldrip was able to play a taperecorded incident during which Ullrich had approached the Kiesling residence in 1995 using profane language toward Kiesling and saying he did not fear the victim Ullrich said that on several occasions when he was checking on his children that Kiesling had threatened him with a gun The defendant said he did not mean to stab Kieslings heart But Ullrich said he whipped his lockblade knife out in less than three The poppy An American Legion symbol for 76 years Cleveland Sept 27te29 1920 rst national organization to Poppy Days sponsored by the adopt the poppy as its Memorial Flower having taken this action at the National Convention in American Legion Auxiliary Comal Unit 179 will be observed on Nov 8 and 9 1996 WHY THE INTERNET WILL THE INTERNET HELP YOUR BUSINESS Many of us hear all the hype about the NET but never really sit down to understand its true potential Many businesses do agree there are benefits to having global access to information libraries and email However most business owners still dp not see how it can increase sales build precedence or widen their growth potential especially if they are dealing in a local market However are the local businesses benefitting from all of this How will someone find your little antique shop among the major businesses that have saturated the search engines and web crawlers throughout the web How can a little shop on Main Street come close to the quality of a web site like that of multimillion dollar corporations The answer to these questions are with Circle C and Inc Contact Number Toll Free 18886291573 Area Code 210 6291567 Web Pages Located At Contact email address circle@connecti.com drg@connecti.coiu dhrrgl@lxdired.net Senator Judith Zafflrini Working hard for South Tfexas families Throughout her outstanding service to us Senator Judith Zaffirini has distinguished herself as one of the hardestworking most effective leaders in the Texas Senate The only senator with careerlong 100 percent voting and attendance records she cast consecutive votes in her five regular and 12 special sessions of the Texas Senate c Shes earned more than 250 awards and honors for her many accomplishments and passed 215 bills including bills to reform Medicaid and welfare immunize all Texas children suspend the drivers licenses of drunk drivers and keep radioactive waste out of our district Thats why Democrats Republicans and Independents alike enthusiastically support Senator Judith Zaffirini And thats why we should too Reelect Senator Judith Zafflrini aiator the stages into effect Albach said the EAA is trying to decide whether it should or times the base of average use in winter One provision that bothers Comal County representative Paula DiFonzo would require a primary user to file weekly reports with the EAA while the stage is in effect She disagreed with a clause in which the estimated amount of underground water used by suppliers would be applied to the essential use during the reporting week and the specifics for that use DiFonzo said this would be ineffective This would allow them suppliers more water than they typically pump during that period DiFonzo said Melvin L White of New Brabnfels died Tuesday Oct 22 1996 at Baptist Memorial Hospital San Atttonio Texas at the age of 66 A memorial service Will be held at Friday Oct 25 at Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ray Still officiating There will be ho visitatioh Family requests in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to Hospice New Braunfels HOME Lotto Texas Est million jackpot LOTTERY seconds and stabbed into the torso of the victim who appeared to be reaching for a gun I know it was his Ullrich said I wasnt aiming into any particular area I panicked because I thought I was going to be Other witnesses previously testified that Kiesling had a gun but it was in his truck at the time Kiesling was not on duty as a constable during the time of the alleged murder The trial is expected to last throughout the end of the week Olorlm Nor Maples lday tour lunch fall leaves escorted I50 Nov Shopping Breakfast Nov River Crete Bald eagles lunch escorted f 55 Ptor USA Yoakum Nov Westward Ho Air show transfers escorted Nov Casino fun on deluxe motor coach refreshments Nov Antonio ChriMuf Ughu ft River Pinde Dinner escorted by Marjorie of Ughto Tour Dinner Hill Country Johnson City Boeme Dec on the Strand Galveston Christmas by candle lights 1839 Williams Home Handbell 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