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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 8, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas 8A Q HeraldZeitung Q Sunday June 8 1997 i t u n g People People Christopher Dean Larsen Christopher Dean Larsen of Houston TX received the Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary during spring commencement ceremonies May 17 President Kenneth S Hemphill awarded degrees in Southwesterns schools of theology religious education and church music Larsen is the son of Kathy Larsen of Houston Larsen is married to Sunni Larsen of New Braunfels Southwestern Seminary is one of six seminaries affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention and is the largest theological seminary in the world Each year more than men and women train for ministry at Southwestern Ann Patterson Teresa Simmons and Julie Wiley owners of the Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio located in Landa Plaza recently traveled to Chicago IL to attend the 66th Annual Merle Norman Convention held May 19 through 21 at the Hyatt Regency OHare The convention was attended by more than studio owners The convention offered studio owners the opportunity to participate in a variety of seminars that focused on the latest trends in color cosmetics and application techniques Advanced skin care technology including a focus on 24 hour skin care that helps restore damaged skin to its youthful radiance while preventing future signs of premature aging was also addressed In addition available seminars included tips on creating an studio environment and new selling techniques The local owners also participated in social activities during the Iconvention including a welcome and the final banquet Held the last evening of the convention the final banquet included dinner and a concert from wellknown Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton Founded in Los Angeles more than 65 years ago Merle Norman Cosmetics has more than cosmetic studios throughout the United States and Canada These studios offer specialized personal services superior quality products and free makeovers to all customers Wayne Kraft son of Bryan and Gloria Kraft of New Braunfels earned a superior rating I on a Class I piano solo at the Texas UIL State Solo Ensemble Contest held on May 24 through Wayne Kraft 26 at the University of Texas in Austin Wayne is the piano student of Dr Robert Whalin of Southwest Texas State University Ronda Kraft Technically superior Pictured are Smithson Valley Technology Students Association students who recently attended the state contest LR first row Chris Smart Ralph Salazar vice Andrew Kolmeier Charles Waltman Nick Manley Sergeant at second row Brian Hilt Heather White Chris Monk Elizabeth Clapp Wade Hubble Bekah Branstetter Justin Rash James Muse Chris Braun third row Kevin Phelan Hoppe back row Luke Evans Chad Kainer Jay Schleicher Travis Campbell Matt Wagner Nathan Woodward Chance Sparks and James Moreno CISD photo by Wendall Lyons SVHS technology students win major awards Smithson Valley High School Technology Students Association students attended the state contest held in May at Waco The TSA team entered 52 categories and of those entries eight earned third place ribbons ten second place and 1 8 first place The team also won six best in state awards The following students received awards Best in State Graphic Solution Research and Development Ralph Salazar Team Electronics Display Manufacturing Graphics Chris Smart and Wade Hubble Team Graphics Andrew Kolmeier Matt Boelim Charles Waltman Nathan Woodward Justin Rash Luke Evans and James Muse Animation Sequence Computer Applications Matt Boehm Child Rocking Chair Manufacturing Research and Development Manufacturing Chris Smart and Ralph Salazar CAD Sikorsky CH53 Drawing Research and Development Jay Schleicher Place Chris Monk Chance Sparks Will Swanson Elizabeth Clapp Kellye Rogers Cameron Seago Hoppe Charles Waltman and Will Barnett Second Place Wade Matt BpeWrn Ralph Sdnleichef andI Travis Campbell Third Place Andrew Kolmeier Nick Manley Chad Kainer and Kevin Phelan Place James Moreno Cullen Grinnan Greg Smith Lisa Webb and Heather White Second Place Matt Wagner James Moreno and Jennifer Howard Third Place Bekah Branstetter and Chris Braun Computer Place Orion Thompson Eric Johnson Michael Keith Brian Hilt and Billy Woodward Second Place Matt Boehm Billy Woodward Brain Hilt and Zane Maltsberger SVHS technology faculty rherrtbers are SteVe Asaro Wendall Lyons Bob Schaffer and Scott Stoore Ronda Kraft daughter of Bryan and Gloria Kraft of New Braunfels was recently awarded the Thomas S G a t h r i g h t Academic Excellence Award at Texas A M University The Gathright Award recognizes the students with the highest overall grade point ratio in his or her academic college Ronda will also receive a one year Graduate Merit Fellowship from Texas University beginning Sept 1 She will receive her bachelors and masters degrees in accounting from Texas University in 1998 For the past nine months Jesse Diaz has been serving communities in Colorado and across a 17 state region as a member of the Denver campus of AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps In late September Diaz joined hundreds of other young people ages 18 to 24 in the 10 month residential national service program that focuses on getting things done in the areas of environment education public safety and unmet human needs Members of the Denver campus of the NCCC have a 1 ready completed several rounds of projects this year and are now beginning their final round Projects completed include among others rebuilding the area affected by the 1995 bombing in Oklahoma City tutoring and mentoring atrisk Jesse Diaz students in Denver schools and building miles of trails on public lands and national parks throughout Colorado New Mexico and Texas Many corps members are also trained in disaster relief with the National Red Cross In response to recent flooding and landslides in the western and midwestern states several teams were deployed to California Nevada and North Dakota to provide emergency assistance helping hundreds of families access food clothing and shelter The Denver campus of the NCCC is located on the Lowry Air Force Base in Denver CO During local projects Corps Members live in dormitories When teams are deployed to projects in other cities and states they live onsite in a variety of accommodations including other military facilities community centers tents and donated apartments or houses In exchange for 10 months of service NCCC Corps Members receive room and board a modest living allowance uniforms and educational awards to help finance their college education or pay back student loans Scott Brotze 1989 graduate of New Braunfels High School received his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Texas Houston Health Science Center Medical School on June 6 Dr Brotze his wife Kendra and daughter Hailey will reside in Scott Brotze Charlotte North Carolina where he will complete his residency in internal medicine at the C a r o 1 i n a s Medical Center Area family members who celebrate with Scott and Kendra and will miss them as they are establishing their lives at such a distance are Gary and Terri Brotze Bill and Mary Brotze Hitch Millie Hill Elmer and Cleora Brotze and Earl and Judy Wright Angela Miranda A r n w i n e daughter of Joseph and Margaret Miranda earned the degree of Juris Doctor from St Marys University School of Law Angela graduated from Sts Peter and Paul and Incarnate Word High School She received her bachelors degree in human development and family studies from Texas Tech University in 1994 She is married to Shane Arnwine Angela will begin employment with Bexar County Legal Aid in August working in the area of family law Angela Miranda Arnwine Photo submitted Good scholarship targeted Pictured from left are Target Store Team Leader Natalie Schade Canyon High School student Gregory Nollkamper Canyon High School Counselor Cindy Rotzler Samuel Clemens High School student Jennifer Whitney and Samuel Clemens High School teacher Kelly Teter Target presented scholarships to Whitney and Nollkamper two of more than scholarships Target awarded to young leaders across the country Photo submitted Dolores Schumann received the Lawrence Enersen Award from The National Arbor Day Foundation Pictured with Schumann are John president of The National Arbor Day Foundation and Mary Yager right the foundations program director 662 South Walnut New Braunfels 6206996 iff Our strvkt makes YOU the r IP TOP 321 Mill Street New Braunfels 6253316 Our Service Maltes The Occasion Do You Have Mild to Moderate Asthma If so we need qualified volunteers 12 years of age or older to participate in an asthma research study Participants will receive physician monitoring an EKG lab work chest xray and asthma medications at no cost Compensation up to for your time Children Studies Now Enrolling Metro6090900 Central Texas Health Research raj i u SPECIAL Senior Citizens Cleaning Service must be 65 years or older Once a month general house cleaning discounted to any house up to 2000 sq We will Vacuum Dust and Move Bathrooms Kitchen Change sheets on beds Ceiling fans Blinds Baseboards Windows Cobwebs Etc 3 people per job KAN KLEEN CO Dave McConnell 20 yrs experience 3 ladies to assist me bonded and insured Ph 6252992 9643117 Lake H I t Special Place to bring your summer visitors RESTAURANT Seniors Childrens Menu Open every day for lunch and dinner Es Schmeckt Gut 210 6253280 JUST OFF IH35 EXIT 189 ON HWY 46 family of Olga Gessner wishes to express their sincere thanks to all the family friends and neighbors for all their kindness flowers cards food and memorials A special thanks to Doctors Judith Thompson Mark Kneuper Steven Slagle the McKenna and nursing staff Pastors Chuck DeHaven Judy Miller Brian Peterson and Henry Engling We would especially like to thank the ladies of for the wonderful reception they provided The Family of Olga Gessner
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