New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, August 17, 1997, Page 7

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

August 17, 1997

View full page Start A Free Trial!

Issue date: Sunday, August 17, 1997

Pages available: 24

Previous edition: Friday, August 15, 1997

Next edition: Tuesday, August 19, 1997 - Used by the World's Finest Libraries and Institutions
About New Braunfels Herald Zeitung About

Publication name: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Pages available: 164,099

Years available: 1952 - 2013

Learn more about this publication
  • 2.10+ billion articles and growing everyday!
  • More than 400 years of papers. From 1607 to today!
  • Articles covering 50 U.S.States + 22 other countries
  • Powerful, time saving search features!
Start your membership to the world's largest newspaper archive now!
Start your genealogy search now!
See with your own eyes the newspapers your great-great grandparents held.

View sample pages : New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, August 17, 1997

All text in the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung August 17, 1997, Page 7.

New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 17, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas BllftlfWtft To talk with Managing Editor Margaret Edmonson call 6259144 ext 220 HeraldZettung g Sunday August Business Business Briefs association Thursday Cornal County Builders Associations monthly meeting is Thursday at 6 Join us at the Senior Center for great food and information Pork tenderloins and garlic potatoes are on the menu There will be product demonstrations speakers and door prizes If you would like to attend please make reservations at 625 6939 The cost of the meal is Realtors meet Monday New Lake Area Association of Realtors will hold their August Membership Luncheon Meeting Monday Aug 18 1997 at at Tree Tops Restaurant 444 E San Antonio St The meal will be grilled chicken rice veggie roll and tea for They will also hold their Annual TREPAC so bring your auction items Edmund Kuempel will be the celebrity auctioneer Call or 6955 to make reservations or get information Rodrfquez gets committee post Local physical therapist Robert Rodriquez LPT has been appointed to the Quality Assurance Committee of the Physical Therapy Provider Network PTPN of Texas PTPN is an organization comprised of private practicing physical and occupational therapists It is the oldest and largest specialty network in the United States providing outpatient rehabilitation services PTPN negotiates contracts on behalf of its members In doing so it is able to offer payers access to high quality cost effective therapy services It has chapters in 26 states including Texas As a member of the Quality Assurance Committee Mr Rodriquez is charged with evaluating and assessing data collected by PTPN assisting in establishing policies and procedures for the PTPN Outcomes Program helping to develop practice protocols and developing standardized documentation formats PTPN of Texas currently consists of 75 clinics around the state Physical Therapy Unlimited one of the few therapist owned clinics in this area was recently credentialed as a PTPN clinic Physical Therapy Unlimited which was opened in 1984 was also the first freestanding physical therapy clinic in New Braunfels It services now include aquatic therapy work injury rehabilitation and a wellness program First Commercial acquires Lockhart branch First Commercial Bank and Pacific Southwest have jointly released a statement announcing First Commercials purchase of Pacific Southwest Pacifics Lockhart branch is located on the square at 201 E San Antonio St The transaction will close on Aug 22 The branch has been managed for a number of years by 17 year employee Barbara Hernandez with loans offered by Bobby Brown and other services from Dora Contreras Maria Castillo and Lisa Martinez Hernandez said We welcome the opportunity to join with a highly recognized community bank to combine their great products with our excellent service to our neighbors and business owners here in Caldwell County We think it will be a winwinwin for all of In an ABA Banking Journal article entitled Bankings Top Performers the American Bankers Association recently listed First Commercial as the number three bank in the United States in return to equity and he 29 best in return on assets for the last five years in Mr Gattis Pizza IH 35 at Walnut Avenue 6255165 n Sales tax rebates jump after Julys decline ByABiLEVY By ABE LEVY Staff Writer This months sales tax payments from the state comptrollers office are more than two times last months and could mark the surge of increased payments in months to come New Braunfels finance officials and business leaders said After last months sales tax rebates showed a decline of about 2 percent over last year August rebates have seen a percent jump This months rebate which was reflects June sales and quarterly filings for April May and June The city charges cents the county 5 cents and the state cents per dollar for a total of cents for consumers inside the city The main reason for the increase was that June marked the beginning of the summer tourism season and historically was a period with healthy sales tax revenues for the city said Sharon Day city finance director Its a good sign of what July and August will Day said Its Sales tax This months sales tax rebates include local taxes collected on June sales and quarterly filings for May April and June reported to the state comptroller In June by businesses filing monthly returns August percent change 1997 payments percent change payment from last year to date from last year Comal 035 City 217 Mate comptrollers because of the growth in New Braunfels People are staying in New Braunfels We have downtown and other industries such as Target and WalMart and as a consequence people are staying to spend money This months rebate ends the fiscal year which overall has shown a 7 percent increase compared to last year Day said The news also is a sign that July and August returns could continue or surpass the 4 percent increase many business leaders said Bill Cone president of Norwest Bank in New Braunfels said he expected the coming months to bring sizable tax returns despite flooding in the area during late June and early July delivered a total of million in monthly sales tax payments to Texas cities and 117 counties THe payments to date represent an overall percent increase of the same period last year Sharp reported We found out that too much water is a whole lot better than no he said I would fully expect July and August to be good months Michael Meek president of the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce said the advertisements that were sent in June worked to keep people visiting New Braunfels despite the rain Its seemed like every weekend we had rain in June and 1 was pleased to see the good he said July is probably the biggest month of the year for the city mainly because of tourism I heard reports from local hotels and motels that July was The comptroller John Sharp Recently Moved Getting Married New Baby Give us a call ELCOME AGON MAXIMUM CRUISESAVINGS for arid Free CrulseOne Magazine Sue Hahn CRUISEOHE f 1 In Cruising Nationwide nacoa New Braunfels TX Metro 6069433 Tol Free 8886807245 Ribbon cutting Hillcrest Antique Gallery 7570 Interstate 35 North conducted a ribbon cutting on Aug 4 to celebrate its opening Attending the ribbon cutting were the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Blue Coats 1997 chairman Doug Miller and owners Robert and Pamela Bryant Photo submitted four best value everyday Centex mice iplus AREA CODE 830 NEW BUSINESS CARDS RUBBER STAMPS 900 South Seguin Ave by the underpass 6293979 Happy Pfret Birthday Love Always Your parents David and Isabel and your grandparents Mr and Mrs Ismael Madrid and Mr Si Mrs Joe Vasquez Apartments opening in Canyon Lake area By DAVID DEKUNDER Staff Writer SATTLER More apartments are available for those looking to live at the lake Norm Cooper of Realty Engineering Inc is in the process of renovating eight apartments in the companys office building on 2015 Farm to Market 2673 in downtown Saltier Realty Engineering which has regional offices in Texas and Maryland recently moved its southwest regional office from Houston to Canyon Lake Cooper said the Canyon Lake market is ideal for new apartment facilities Just from the information I gathered there seems to be a need for nice smaller lower costs apartments at Canyon Cooper said Rent for the apartments start from to per month The apartments range from 690 to square feet SERVES THE SOUTHWEST WELL Saturday August 9 am to 5 pm New Praunfels Civic Center 380 5 Seguin Admission Adults 17 under Sponsored by Lone 5tar Railways Hobbies Bryan Weidner Box 134 Fisher TX 7S623 Family maximum limit 2 adults per family Railroad Art Date Nails Model Trains all scales Operating Layouts Building Kits and Supplies Railroad Memorabilia Books Tools BUY SELL OR SWAP MODEL TRAINS EQUIPMENT For more information call or 6093127 Subscribe 6259144 The Deals are Better I TopQimliti Becker Top Quality USED CARS Thank You NBISD Voters Thank You Thank you for allowing me to serve the students parents and patrons of the District for three more years As an atlarge representative I know that I serve all of you Lets continue to focus as a team on what is best for our children and their education Working together we can take NBISD to even higher levels Bette Spain Kt fat GMMto OiMoniii rxww 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 Club Cab Long Bed SLT Laramie V8 Till Cruise Cassette Sliding Rear Window Bug Shield Hitch 1996 Dodge Intrepid 4 Door Vb Cruise Tilt Cassette Dual Air Bags Orchid 1989 Ford F250 XL Diesel Cruise Dual Tanks Camper Shell Grill Guard Reciever Hitch Cassette Sliding Rear Window 1994 Chrysler Lebaron V6 Tilt Cruise Stereo Cassette 1996 Dodge Ram 250F SLT Laramie 4X4 VIO Power Window Power Locks Tilt Cruise Bedliner Cassette Power Mirrors Chrome Wheels Side Steps Moss Becker Motor Company Used Cars 1994 Chevrolet 1500 Extended Cab Silverado V8 Tilt Cast Aluminum Wheels Cassette Bucket Seats Console Cruise Teal Green Becker Motor Company 547 S Seguin New Braunfels Tx 6063463 18008792621 1996 Dodge Dakota Club Cab 1996 Dodge Grand Caravari SE 6 Cyl Dual Till Cruise Cassette Quad Command Seating Extra Passenger Door on Drivers Side Sunscreen Glass Forest Green V6 Air Conditioning Bedliner Cassette Tilt Black 1995 Dodge Intrepid 4 Door V6 Cruise Tilt Cassette Dual Air Bags Black 1996 Dodffe Ram 3500 MaxiCargo Van V8 Cassette White Miles 1994 Ford Thunderhird LX 2 Door 6 Cyl Cassette Cruise Tilt Sunscreen Dark Red ;