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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 5, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas 2A Q HeraldZeitung g Friday September United Way Obituaries From Page 1 pie who will in turn recruit five more people to make sure the fund drive is successful Dunks said United Way organizers said that percent of the donations are returned to the local community through nonprofit organizations This year the allocations committee has selected the following agencies to which to allocate funds Adult Literacy Council American Red Cross Boy Scouts of America Bulverde Public Library Bulverde Senior Center Branch Community Service Center Canyon Lake Action Center Caring for Children CASA of Central Texas Comal County 4H Coma County Child Welfare Board Comal County Emergency Childrens Shelter Comal County Senior Citizens Center Comal County Womens Center Comal CountyYouth Homemaking Comal County Youth Livestock Show Communities in Schools of Comal County Community Council of South Central Texas Community Service Center Crisis Line Drug Dependency Council Family Outreach of Comal County Hill Country Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services Homespun Lone Star Girl Scout Council Retired Senior Volunteer Program Salvation Army SOS Bank Teen Connection Tye Preston Memorial Library YMCA of San Antonio and the Hill Country Jail From Page 1 million fora expansion at per square foot That would cost the county between to per inmate Fletchers plan called for a linear corridor in which two to six 24 capacity dorm rooms would be built along the corridor This would require officers to walk along the corridor to watch inmates The plan also called for expansion of the 48bed work release weekend dormitory facility converted single cells to 16 separation cells and expanded the medical area dispatch area kitchen administration area jail uniform area and evidence storage room A new laundry and exercise room would be added Expansion of the 24 capacity dorms would be added in increments of 96 144 and 192 beds Our concept is to add the most beds possible for the least amount of Fletcher said The price tag for a 96bed addition would be million 144 beds million 192 beds million Since the linear design is already used in the current jail it should stay the same Fletcher said It doesnt make sense to have two management approaches in the same Fletcher said The guard has to leam and operate two different Commissioner Jack Dawson favored BSAs plan since it would cost the county only per inmate compared to Oohdecks plan Dawson said BSAs plan would allow the jail to operate without any major hitches The existing structure and operations will not be interrupted by the Dawson said Commissioner Danny Scheel said BSAs plan would require the county to hire less officers The modular expansion would require two Scheel said One at the control site and the other at the hall You would have two at the control site then have one per 48 prisoners So that would require four employees whereas the linear expansion system we would have a guy at the control panel and only be required to have one guy at the Commissioners will choose an architect at their Thursday meeting at at the county courthouse annex in the Commissioners Courtroom annex Marias Valdez Funeral arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home at New Braunfels for Matias Valdez who died at his residence in New Braunfels on Thursday Sept 4 1997 at the age of 86 years Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Henry O Guenzel Funeral arrangements are pending at ZoeJler Funeral Home for Henry O Guenzel of New Braunfels He died Thursday at his residence at the age of 92 HOME Quilts From Paget Sing and eight of her retired friends painstakingly make the quilts in the activity room of Balcones Haus The quilts then are given to anyone who needs them First State Bank of Austin branch manager Victor Aceves said he got to know Sing and her work after providing banking services at the retirement center Aceves said he promised the seniors if they made 100 ugly quilts the bank would throw them a cake and punch party We talked to them every Thursday and talked to them about the Aceves said We are now getting involved in distributing them through When the quilts reach their destination Sing said she would feel that she has accomplished something significant We would feel a connection to the Sing said We would feel connected to the Aceves said he wants to help the ladies with their labor of love because it will help him become more attached to the community We just want to get involved in the community and get to know the people of New he said Quilter Rose Schulz said she looked forward to every Thursday morning We enjoy making them and giving them away to needy Schulz said We gave a bunch of them in Schertz during the Mary Winnett said she liked making the ugly quilts because they benefited people who need them I love people That is the reason why I like to do Winnett said The Ugly Quilt group meets from to each Thursday For information call 6290100 Texas loses competition for Air Force contract By MICHELLE MITTELSTADT Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON AP The Air Force has awarded a million airplane maintenance contract to a Georgia military base in an unusual publicprivate competition dashing the hopes of Texans who had hoped Police Beat New Braunfels Police investigated a report of a burglary on Tuesday and Wednesday in the 2300 block of Michigan Plan B Pipeline of Seguin reported that someone vandalized its tractor and shredder The unknown persons broke the window and stole an cassette radio Felice said there were no suspects and no witnesses New Braunfels Police investigated a report of criminal mischief on the south side of McKenna Memorial Hospital on Wednesday The hospital reported that someone broke a pane of glass with damage estimated at Police said there were no suspects or witnesses New Braunfels Police investigated a report of burglary of a motor vehicle on Wednesday between I and 2 in the 100 block of Garden Street A New Braunfels woman reported that several items were stolen from her 1988 pickup Her purse and a black vinyl twozipper gold buckle plus other contents were inside Estimated damage is reported at Police said there were no suspects or witnesses New Braunfels Police investigated a report of criminal mischief Monday between I and 2 in the 1200 block of Interstate 35 West A New Braunfels man to retain the work at a closing Air Force depot in San Antonio The Air Force will close its depot at Kelly Air Force Base by 2001 Local economic development promoters and elected officials had hoped a private contractor could secure the C5 Galaxy cargo plane maintenance contract sparing the reported someone scratched his pickup He estimated the damage at Police said there were no suspects or witnesses New Braunfels Police investigated jobs of or more Kelly workers who currently perform C5 work But Air Force Secretary Sheila Widnall announced Thursday that Georgias Robins AFB had won the competition against three defense contractors for the sevenyear contract The C5 work is expected to beshifted to Georgia by next summer Loss of the C5 contract could make it easier for San Antonio to snare a million or more jet engine repair contract in a bidding process due to take place next year That contract could preserve jobs a report of theft Wednesday in the 1 500 block of Eichen Road A New Braunfels woman reported a video cassette recorder a television a gold chain two gold and diamond rings and u S currency worth a total of about were stolen Damage to the front door also was reported Police said entry was gained by breaking the rear sliding dooruifChey said there were no witnesses but they bad a suspect ssVfig Excess Baggage Conspiracy Theory Texas Oldest Dance Hall Friday September 5 Janet Lnn Band Money Talks Sunday September 7 Good Medicine Band 59 Coming in September Air Force One 12 Rtdney Foster nlo 19 Big House For information call 6061281 Leave It To 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