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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 8, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                2A Q HeraldZeltung g Sunday December Stepmother charged in 1961 slaying CONROE Texas AP The stepmother of a 4year old girl whose 1961 death was once attributed to pneumonia now faces accusations of kicking the child to death Mary Morgan 56 was arrested by police in Splendora Texas on an Illinois warrant Friday one day after St Clair County authorities examined Michele LeAnn Morgans exhumed remains The investigation was reopened after Micheles brother who was 8 at the time of her death claimed last year he saw his sister bounce like a rag doll as their stepmother stamped on her stomach Aug The girl later threw up blood clots he said Mrs Morgan was being held on million bond on a firstdegree murder charge in the Montgomery County Texas Jail said Splendora Police Chief Bob Gonzalez She has been living in West Columbia Texas Gonzalez said he pulled over the van carrying Mrs Morgan and her husband after being alerted by a Houston television news crew that had been following the couple since they left their home Friday morning West Columbia Police Chief Don Fairrel said officers had gone earlier Friday to arrest Morgan on a murder warrant out of Illinois but that no one was home Texas Today Astronauts try again after two landing delays SPACE CENTER Houston AP Once again Columbias astronauts moved the shuttle into position to land early today after weather delays lengthened their flight to almost 18 days a space shuttle record Columbia had two chances to land at Kennedy Space Center in Florida the first at CST the second about 1 hours later Conditions were expected to be only slightly better than they were on Friday and flight controllers were keeping an eye on fog and clouds The shuttle also had one opportunity at about 10 EST to land at the backup landing site Edwards Air Force Base in California which had a better weather forecast Fog at Kennedy and high winds at Edwards thwarted attempts to land on Friday and low clouds were the problem on Thursday The five astronauts broe the space shuttle endurance record 16 days 21 hours 48 minutes and 30 seconds on Friday a few hours after Mission Control decided to leave them up another day Columbia Moving NASAs oldest shuttle set the previous record last summer UT officer remaining finalist In president search MINNEAPOLIS AP A second candidate for the presidency of the University of Minnesota has withdrawn leaving just one finalist Judith Ramaley president of Portland State University in Oregon announced Friday that she withdrew her name from consideration over concerns about the job I became increasingly aware that the University of Minnesota has mixed expectations about its own future and conflicting ideas about the role scope and approach to leadership that the next president should she said in a written statement released by Portland State University Ramaley also a candidate for president at thet University of Vermont got overwhelming support in an unofficial straw poll of the Minnesota Student Association earlier this week Another finalist for the job being vacated by President Nils Hasselmo next summer was William Muse president of Auburn University He withdrew this week to accept a 5 year contract with his school Ramaley said the narrowed field influenced her Journalist who wrote about drug trafficking killed MEXICO CITY AP Police who found an abandoned 1995 red Mustang forced their way into the home of the crusading crime reporter who owned it to find that he his wife and their three children had been beaten to death in their beds The bodies of Fernando Balderas his wife Yolanda Figueroa their 18 yearold daughter and two younger sons were discovered Thursday night in their home in a fashionable neighborhood of southern Mexico City They were all beaten to death with a blunt object possibly with the base of a heavy statue and appeared to have been dead more than 24 hours police said During an afternoon news conference Mexico City police denied earlier news reports that said the five had been killed with shots to the head Vengeance was being investigated as a possible motive Obituaries WHInM WIHuMfltt Willine T Williams formerly of Canyon Lake died Thursday Dec 5 1996 in Dallas TX at the age of 77 Services Will be held at 11 ibec 9 1996 at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home at Canyon Lake with minister Carl Dye officiating Burial will follow at the Cranes Mill Cemetery Visitation will be Monday from 9 until service time Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home RteiMrd W Ivy Manard W Ivy Sr of New Braunfels died Thursday Dec 5 1996 at the age of 76 Mr Ivy is survived by his wife of 57 years Dorothy Ivy of New Braunfels daughter Linda Ward and husband Larry of Roundrock sons Frank Ivy and wife Betty of Austin and Manard Ivy Jr and wife Susan of New Braunfels sister Almeda Poth brothers Marvin Ivy Ivy Ivy and Sherman Ivy eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren He was preceded in NBISD death by daughter BarbiiraSmythe Funeral services were Saturday Dec 7 1996 at Zoeller Funeral Home with Pastor Ken Peters officiating at 10 A graveside service was held at in Smithville City Cemetery Smithville TX TUNEtyLHOME Jack EugwM WMVW Jr Jack Eugene Weaver age 52 of New Braunfels died Friday December at is residence He was born 19 1944 in Victoria TX to Jack Eugene Weaver Sr and Emalu Juanita Westbrook Weaver He married Marilyn Marie Mittmann on Feb 15 1986 in New Braunfels Mr Weaver was a 1962 graduate of Sam Houston High School in San Antonio He was a retired police sergeant with the San Antonio Police Department arid at the time of his death he was a corporal with the San Antonio Airport Police Department From Page 1A consideration include Authorization to modify credits required for graduation from New Braunfels High School with the changes in the accelerated block schedule at the high school the administration is asking the board to reduce the graduation Acceptance of resignations retirements approval of appointments and leaves of absence of employees Brtdberry has not yet submitted his resignation for board approval but can still do so before Tuesday nights meeting This is the last regular action meeting before Jan 1 Award a bid for removal of waste 6i tank on Kraft building property Award a construction bid for Kraft building Art1 vou From Page 1A Leigh Ann Dees who will be the schools first principal said teachers will have to remain in their current classrooms until Dec 16 but they are already sending supplies they wont need the new WeWau ready to said Dees ThtMcids areeven more excited than the teachers They are ready to get over CISD Superintendent Jerry Major said moving should be completed by Police Reports New Department Thursday Report of burglary of habitation 204 Loop 337 Telecoin Co Arrest for suspicious vehicle 100 Meadow Crest Report of burglary of habitation 2007 Spur St Report of sexual assault 206 School Ave Report of assault bodily injury 1102 Business 35 Report of assault bodily injury 357 Palsano St Report of assault bodily injury 661 Oasis St Report of burglary of motor vehicle 651 Walnut Ave Traffic stop arrest 900 Business 35 Arrest reckless driving 5000IH 35 Misdemeanor arrest disturbance 107 Wisdom Ct Comal County Sheriff m Office Thursday Report of criminal trespass 9467 FM 1863 Road New Braunfels no arrests Wednesday Warrant arrest Chad Dewane Deason Chestnut Dr ive ScherU Warrant arrest Roberto Torres Carrara Pueblo Circle New Braunfels Warrant arrest Antonio Casarez 37 2911 Sunset Drive New Braunfels Public intoxication arrest Walter Lott 75 281 North Tuesday Burglary of habitation 1545 Rosewood Terrace New Braunfels suspect entered garage stolen property video camera 35 mm camera 14 karat gold bracelet womans gold wedding band two pairs of roller blades two bags of used clothing total value of no arrests Criminal mischief Canyon High School 1510 Interstate 35 New Braunfels damaged right quarter panel of vehicle value no arrests Monday Burglary of habitation 1052 Roadrunner Lane Canyon Lake entry through garage stolen property two video cassette recorders one shotgun cordless drill three knives speakers boots costume jewelry Mickey Mouse watches 20 to 30 years total valutj of no arrests Sunday Arrest on a charge of misdemeanor theft Debbie Summerlin Avila 32 1031 Quail Hill Drive stolen property black wire frame newspaper rack with coin Tuesday or Wednesday and there should be no problem starting classes on time Major added that the move will be a learning process for the district and will help it do a better job with the other two intermediate schools that are Expected to doors in a little patience from everyone and well be even more efficient with the next two or already How are your children reacting If you need help getting through this difficult time in your life come to our For Kids Sake Seminar December 9th 16th For further information call Family Outreach at 210 6201299 ts a learning processfor us since were doing it in the middle of the school Major said Im sure there will be some bumps but well get over them with container valued at Burglary of habitation 1652 Hedgestone Canyon Lake entry through garage doors damage to black GMC vehicle no arrests Nov 28 Arrest on charges of driving while intoxicated and carrying of a weapon Rene Villa 34 371 Deer Meadows Canyon Lake weapons 270 callber Savage bolt action rifle with five live rounds and magazine in case 380 caliber automatic handgun with six live rounds in magazine arrest made at 281 at a recreational vehicle park in Bulverde refused breath test Lotto Texas F Y fl Q LOTTEflV Est million jackpot Holiday Special del inline illi a minimi in your lompuUr liu Units ovir SSOO in lice live Call Trinity Data Systems We custombuild computers for home and business CHRISTMAS LIGHTS Custom fltted to your home and removed after season Call today for FREE ESTIMATES North Pole Power Light Your Christmas Headquarters SAVE 50 ON ALL GREENERY IN STOCK 9 GARLAND WITH 180 TIPS ONLY L99 15 Poinsettia with 12 Blooms Sugg Ret our Reg Price Now Only Correction A caption with a photograph in the Herald igejtung pn Friday should have identified a bell choir as being 101 Dalmations Monhur uamiauons 16Kmg Sue Wallols BRoguiai Sue Wallols Deposit Due at Pick up plus tax ftiomotion you will itctiut 4FREE with taefi fiaaliaqi jPuialiaictl MonThur Sol Sun The Mirror JL City Pharmacy 386 Landa Western Shopping Center New Braunfels TX Date Dec 10 hoto Hours 101 26 Has Two Faces Sol Sun Romeo Mon L Juliet Group charge 99C per person Pine with Cones Sugg Ret Our Reg Price NOW ONLY Designer Made for the nations 1 Department Stores Our Everyday Low Price or 4 for BEST PRICES AND SELECTIONS OF CHRISTMAS AND EVERYDAY GIFT TOTES IN THE AREA SAVE OFF SUGG RET ON SPECIAL SELEC TIONS OF CHRIST MAS PARTY SUPPLIES Great Selection of Famous Maker Boxed Christmas Cardt Ail off Mfg Sugg Retail FACTORY STORES 6081269 Open Monday Saturday 991 Sunday Noon6 pro Survivors are his wifeMarilyn Weaver mother Juanita Westbrook Weaver daughters Michele Fleetwood Wendi Sharee Weaver Langlinais Kathleen DenbyPorter and Beverly A DentyKama sisters Susan Walker and Margaret Holcomb six grandchildren Alexandra Cathryn Langlinais Zackory and JCoiby Allyson M and Dylan K DenbyKama and Matthew Schmiti Funeral services are Monday Dec 9 at 2 at Tree of Life Fellowship with Rev Karen Duncan and Rev Mark McKinney officiating Interment will follow in the Ouadalupe Valley Memorial Park Visitation begins at 8 Sunday and continues until noon Monday Memorials may be made to Home of Central Texas 1345 Thorpe Lane San Marcos TX 78666 or the Don Duncan Memorial Building Fund 652 Loop 337 New Braunfels TX 78130 Have you given to the United Way Choice of 6 Burgers including Fries Tea Tax I ChickenFried Steak u x In Beer Batter Cheese Enchilada House Salad Baked Potato ALL INCLUDING TEA TAX I Warm Up With A STEAMING BOWL OF Tortilla or Soup NEW FUN MENU 210 6201234 50 Off mi LARGE SELECTION 6253477 943 Walnut New Braunfels   

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