Sunday, January 19, 1997

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 19, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas Ito H Mi Jane Gtehewlnkel Mary Martinez Rudy Acevedo Monica Fuentes Charla McCart ney Mandy Welwood 17 years Tyler Stanton lies 1 year Deborah peVore Mon Kindsley Cloud 4 years old Sydney Aubrey Morales 1 year old MoqdayL Mo6a Mahnlng Mark Nbble 16 years old Janet Suzanne Ward Kevin Shrlewer Edward Espinosa Ray Fout Ashley kurnmrey 14 years old belat Joseph Ray Gaus Suarz 3 years old Louree Moor Happy annlvwrMlry wishes go to Moe and Jo Schwab sary listed here call 6259144 Huntar safaty coursa t i Independent School DiltrictCommunity Education Prograin in cooperation with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is offering a hunter safety class to be held atthe CISD Board Room The 10 hour class will meet five Mondays beginning this Monday from 79 To qualify for the Texas Hunter Certificate students must com plete 10 hours of instruction score 70 percent or better on a 50question exam and pay for For more information or to register call Elaine Falkenberg at 9044612 Arthritis therapy aquatic program Physical Therapy Unlimited gnti the South Central Texas Chapter of the Arthritis classes begin Tuesday Anyone interested must preregister by calling Physical Therapy Unlimited at 609 Family Outreach seminars continue Family Comai Cdunty continues to have its For Kids Sake seminars They will run twice a month for the next two months This seminar is to teach par ents How to help their children through the transitions of divorce QM Scout Cooklas on sato through Fob 14 Its Girl Scout Cookie time The sale will run through Feb will be selling the ever thjn mjnts and seven other varieties local doorto Proceeds support local Girl Scoots For information call Karen McDonald at 6259548 br Tanya Caldwell at 6291901 to Toe Alamo Workforce Devel opment Council Inc has excess furniture and equipment available at no cost Jo any nonprofit government or public entity on a firs 99019 first served Monday Friday You are respon slbJefor the move and all items shoutd be moved the same day For more Information call Rita Because of bad weather the First United Methodist of Preschool ers sale has been rescheduled Instead of 13 the sale will be Feb 1 Braunfels Herald 20332 rnUFcT E YANDELL DR EL PA80 TX 79903 B Sunday January j1 jLft i i SUNDAY Serving he Comal County area for more than 144 years B Home of Bttty Vol 145 No 48 Alternative to Honey Creek recoi ByDAVJODEKUNDER Staff Writer Gt JADALUPE RIVER STATE special task force rec dmmeiioSdlVidaythat horseback riding and mountain biking not be allowed in the environmentally sensitive Honey Creek State Nat lira Area V Instead the task force recom mended the activities could be allowed in a 660 acre area north of Guadalupe River State Park on the Guadalupe River or in another area near the parks campsites The decision was made after concluding the Honey Creek State Natural Area is too environmen tally sensitive for the activities The acre state natural area is adjacent to the park Pub lic access is allowed only through guided tours and interpretive activities which are given by the Friends of Guadalupe ey Creek a volunteer orga nization which promotes the preservation of the area The Honey Creek State Natur al Area was bought from the Nature Conservancy in 1985 The Nature Conservancy still has a management agreement with Texas Parks and Wildlife depart ment for the land The Honey Creek area is home to endangered species such as the golden cheeked warbler black capped vireo and the Honey Creek salamander The possibility of opening Hon ey Creek to horseback riding and mountain biking has caused con cerns among environmentalists individuals and the Friends group which passed a resolution stating their opposition to the idea Task force member Bob Ryan who represents San Antonio equestrian groups who want access to the area said the rec ommendation is a result of hard work and cooperation i fj minor touch ups laid a parkinjr area e school may not be ip having t t i I think we have come up with a workable Ryan said I think this group can serve as a model to the other groups who want to open up other Park Manager Duncan Muck elroy task force chairman said he will put together a draft report and send it to task force mem bers Richard Solis Friends pres ident park ranger Deirdre Hisler Parks and Wildlife Division resource specialist George Keg Tum to Creek Page 3A KISS to study lease proposal By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer CANYON LAKE A draft agreement which would allow the Canyon Lake Community Youth Recreation Center to be built oft Chamber of Com rrierce land is in thtt being studied by both the recre ation center and Chamber boards Charles Stephens II a Canyon Lake attorney and Chamber board member said he has sub mitted a draft agreement to the Chamber and Trish Wyatt Pro ject KISS Kids in Safe Sur roundings founder Project KISS is the organiza tion which was formed about four years ago to raise funds for the youth recreation center There is a draft Stephens said I drafted it for discussion purposes and provided it to both Stephens also site on the Project KISS board of directors Project KISS and the Chamber signed an agreement of intent in March which would allow the recreation cen ter to be built on the Chambers nine acres located on FM 2673 west of Saltier The letter of intent called for a 99year lease in which the recre ation center would have to pay the Chamber a year Chamber President Ed Wetzel said he had looked at the agree ment I have no problems with Wetzel said I will have to visit with them Project KISS board and get Charles Stephens input on how they The Chamber still needs to approve the lease agreement The next Chamber meeting is sched uled for Feb 4 Bridge Bowl kicks off Sunday By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer CANYON LAKE For many years the Pilot International Club has held a bridge tournament that has gone a long way in help ing the Canyon Lake community The tradition will continue as the Club will hold its Annual Bridge Bowl starting on Sunday Feb 2 at at the Canyon Lake Action Center The Bridge MRkhwxJ Vlrolnta mttty 9ft rtittyfprtrn Ann wiMBrWof Bowl s Six rounds hands each will be played dmmg each Sunday session Each round will last 30 minutes The cost is per person for all four sessions Irma Feibelman chairman of the Bridge Bowl said the pro ceeds from the event go towards the Pilot International Club which donates money to charities and organizations The important thing is all the money stays in the Feibelman said The club participates in many charitable activities and donates money to worthwhile causes such as St Judos Ranch for Children the MS Association HOSPICE of New Braunfels New Life Treat ment Center the Arboretum of New Braunfels nursing home the Tye Preston Memorial Library and the Canyon Lake Area Vol unteer Fire Department The Pilot International Club raises funds to award a Smith son Valley High School student a college scholarship On a nation al level part of the club members dues go to a foundation that ports patients with brain related Turn to Bridge Page 3A Starting school in August has its problems See Opinion 44