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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 20, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas                                lOAOHeraldZeltungQ Sunday AprlJ e raid Z c i t u n People People Donors Dont forget to tell family DEAR ABBY April 2026 is Organ Donor Week Because there is a shortage of donors more than Americans are waiting for lifesaving organ transplants For those who have decided to be donors First and foremost inform your family Even if you have signed an organ donor card many states use the back of the drivers your family must consent to the donation before it can occur As a heart recipient and on behalf of all other organ recipients I want to express my gratitude to the families who in the midst of their grief generously donated the organs of their loved ones Thank you and may God bless you JACK ADAMS HOOVER ALA DEAR MR ADAMS Thank you for a powerful letter and for the reminder that National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week is aJtijnejjjtribute tg tfye Ronda Brandt The National League of Junior Cotillions has announced the appointment of Ronda Brandt as director of the program in the Comal County area The Junior Cotillion program which features etiquette and social dance training for middle and junior high school students includes six classes and two balls over an eightmonth period Headquarters for the National League of Junior Cotillions is in Charlotte where the program was established in 1979 Executive Director Anne Colvin Winters said We are delighted to see this training available in the Comal County area It will have a great impact on the selfesteem and social development of young Registration for the new Junior Cotillion program will take place today For more information call 6089159 The National Board of Medical Examiners announces that Dr Carlos Campos was appointed as a member of the United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 3 Content based Standard Setting Panel Campos is a family physician in New Braunfels and is on the staff at McKenna Memorial Hospital he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a Member of the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners Arbor Day skit Carlos Campos gerer consented to the gift of life so that others might live Organs are matched with people on a national waiting list according to blood and tissue type and medical need among other factors The system of oran allocation is fair and highly ethical Contrary to what some believe most religions consider organs the ultimate charitable gift It is vital that individuals who wish to become organ donors discuss their decision with their families since family consent is required The Living Bank Box 6725 Houston Texas 77005 provides informational literature and organ donor cards Information and donor cards can also be obtained from the National Kidney Foundation 30 E 33rd New York 10016 or contact your local Organ procurement organization For an excellent guide to becoming a better conversationalist and a more attractive person order How to Be Send a businesssized selfaddressed envelope plus check or money order for in Canada to Dear Abby Popularity Booklet Box 447 Mount Morris III 61054 0447 Postage is included daughter of Jay wnonave ghd Dons Wagherbf been Photo submitted A Trees of the Frangrant Forrest skit was presented by Seele Elementary students in an Arbor Day ceremony April 1 at Landa Park Each student represented a type of tree and told of its value to all creatures Shown from left are back Kathryn Reynolds Alyssa Taylor Cattlin Buchanan and Lauren Covington front Liz Soechtlng Kelly Heinbaugh and Christine Kivlln named a United States Achievement Academy National Award winner Less than 10 percent of young people can hope to attain the honor Wagner is the granddaughter of Tony and Kathy Wagner of New Braunfels Sue Norris recently attended a conference in Newport Beach with some of the most productive real estate agents in the United States and Canada Mike Ferry real estate consultant and trainer for some of the most productive agents in the country held a conference for the 100plus agents agents who have consistently had more than 100 closed transactions per year Norris was invited to attend and participate in the conference as a result of her high production level of more than 100 closed transactions from 1993 1994 1995 and 1996 Norris is a real estate agent with Century 21 Action Realty in New Braunfels She can be reached at the office at 604 S Seguin Ave or by calling 6258061 Steven T Fox of New Braunfels is Sue Norris a member of the 199697 Texas Lutheran University Concert Band Fox is a sophomore biology major at TLU in Seguin The 50member band has just returned from a spring tour through the Southeast including performances in Bay town and Springs Birmingham Atlanta Tullahoma and Memphis and Shreveport La The band is directed by Douglas Bakenhus assistant professor of music at Texas Lutheran Max J Ebert of New Braunfels is a member of the 199697 Texas Lutheran University Choir Ebert is a junior history major at TLU in Seguin The 40voice select choir which includes students from eight states and three foreign countries has just returned from an 11day concert tour to the Upper Midwest including performances in Oklahoma City Tulsa Kansas City Omaha Sioux Falls Fargo and Minneapolis In its 68th year of touring the choir is directed by Dr Sigurd Christiansen holder of the Mary Gibbs Jones Chair in Choral Music at Texas Lutheran Coldwell Banker DAnn Harper Realtors has been named to the prestigious Coldwell Banker Chairmans Circle one of only 94 residential affiliate firms selected out of more than Coldwell Banker Real Estate Inc companies throughout North America This is seventh time Coldwell Banker DAnn Harper Realtors has received this exclusive honor Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooperative Inc and Guadalupe Valley Communications Systems Inc recently recognized 29 of their employees with years of service awards They were Gilbert Philippus 35 years Will Gandre 25 years Mike Jonas 25 years Qlpria years James Rahe 20 years Jan Alexander 15 years Robin Armke 15 years Mike Curtis 15 years Sandra Davidson 15 years Teresa Ethridge 15 years Karen Heinemeyer 15 years Cheryl Koepp 15 years Lorine Rigdon 15 years Bruce Tieken 15 years Scott Anderson 10 years Barbara Henk 10 years Becky Janota 10 years Keith Mitchell 10 years Dwight Muekler 10 years Brenda Wetzel 10 years Kris Whitman 10 years Florence Wenzel 10 years part Troy Dean 5 years Sandra Mattick 5 years Kellee Quinn 5 years Barbara Rosebrock 5 years Lisa Rust 5 years Barbara Saur 5 years Diane Steepler 5 years GVTC and GVCS are proud of the hard work and dedication of their employees and of the service provided to their memberowners and the many communities they serve Bill Schumann horticulture consultant recently attended a seminar conducted by Dr Alex L Shigo at the Wildflower Research Center in Austin Shigo an authority on trees dissected trees with a chainsaw He has studied trees in many countries and his research yielded 270 publications Schumann was awarded a certificate for satisfactorily completing the Shigo on Trees by John Rosenow president of the National Arbor Day Foundation The WalMart Private Fleet held its ninth annual Truck Driving Championship April 5 at the Distribution Center located Interstate 35 North in New Braunfels More than 200 guests associates and family members were present to enjoy the events and activities and to compete in the numerous classes of driving competition said Regional Safety Manager Richard Miyauchi Competition included hot wheels bikes golf carts powder puff pickups and 18 wheeler class Each contestant regardless of class was required to maneuver through six obstacles or problems each worth 50 points for a total possible score of 300 points Volunteers from the local police department DPS sheriffs office and fire department helped judge the contests Thanks to Co for donating a large Coleman Manufacturing for donating a canoe Southern Tire Mart for donating a set of tires and also the local WalMart stores which donated gifts and door prizes for the contestants and the Childrens Miracle Network Charity fund drive Special thanks to Joe De Leon Bluebonnet Motors for lending three beautiful pickups for the Powder Puff Competition and exhibit v V Spring Visit Day Photo submitted 662 South Walnut New Braunfels 6209669 Iri clti y Anrjl Atlyu n c el Ji c ke t sf V6 a t t li e D o o r American Legion Post 179 4io w Coll New Braunfels from the library 6250179 JT Every Friday Night in the Cover Sharon Day Tim Homerdlng Jr and Tim Homerdlng of New Braunfels recently attended the annual Spring Visit Day at The University of Mississippi Prospective college students from across Mississippi and around the nation explored opportunities for academic enrichment and personal development by visiting student life exhibits attending panel discussions and meeting faculty and student leaders Group Escorted Tours Branson Lake National Park Show Tour Nova Edward Island Island May 2024 June 812 June 1821 July 613 August 715 Incredible Journeys Inc 18007775092 A Texas Based Company Wheel Alignments V DeStefino Tire Auto Service Nationwide Warranty Goodyear Independent Dealer RUTH YANG 35 years experience in oriental medicine and instructor from China Certified and licensed under the Texas Medical Board FDA scientist approved We call it the magic Especially effective for pain relief from illness injuries PMS and other illnesses Call Dr Chans Pain Weight Control Clinic 3790305 500 W COURT SEQUIN WATBRBBD HAVEN Unbelievable Prices on Group of Comfort Bedding 711 N Walnut New Braunfels Texas 78130 2106253634   

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