Wednesday, December 10, 1997

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 10, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas 2A Q HeraldZeitung Q Wednesday December Unicorns from Page 1A sumed plenty of food at mealtime his diet was surprisingly good for a high school student I have found Trey to be very conscious of his she said He really tries to eat things that will be good for him and help him build strength Ill say Do you want a Coke and he says No I want juice or Sunny turns down things that 18 yearolds would want to live Roeder said the same could be said for other Unicorns who come by for meals I do feed a lot of kids here so when three guys walk through the door there is something to she said His friends eat the same way Most of the ones I know are conscious of what is good for them They want to be the best and they refuse to Josh Salge said he wasnt overly conscious about what he ate but made an effort to stay away from fat and cholesterol I try to stay healthy but my favorite food is probably macaroni and he said I also like that fast food but just every once in a NBHS coach Tim Kingsbury makes sure the Unicorns dont have much to eat before a game though We cant eat anything four hours before a Josh said New Braunfels Unicorns vs Altof Hastings Fighting 8 Saturday WHERE Astrodome Houston Texas Unicom fans wifi aft on the visitors side d the stadtum Seating wfll be first come first serve TICKETS All seats are general admission Some adult and student tickets wiB be on sate locally and at the Astrodome WHERE TO BUY THEM Tickets can be purchased in advance at New Braunfels High School WednesdayThursday 8 to 3 and Friday 8 to 1 Tickets will be at the gate These prices are good for all three playoff games that wW be played in the Astrodome Saturday HOW TO DRESS Bring a fight sweater or jacket as temperatures Inside the Astrodome tend to be cool DIRECTIONS Take Interstate 10to Houston then go south on Loop 610 to Greenbrlar Drive The Astrodome is inside Loop 610 on Qreenbriar Drive The return trip back to New Braunfels will be more of a problem since only one interstate 10 West lane will be open Texas Department of Transportation officials suggest an alternate route to avoid Interstate 10 West Take Loop 610 west and then north to Texas 59 victoria then take Texas 59 west to Texas 99 Grand Take Texas 99 north to Interstate 10 west back to Seguin The efforts of the coaches to keep the team in top shape made a big difference in the performance of the team this season RaeAnn Roeder said One comment Ive heard from my son speaks a lot for the program and its that theyve hardly ever been hit in a game harder than they do in practice They always say that perfect practice makes for a perfect game so I believe when they are out there practicing its almost like a game Celeste Salge said Josh has macaroni and cheese each Friday and spaghetti which was on the menu Tuesday was one of his least favorite meals Trey Roeder on the other hand liked mashed potatoes RaeAnn Roeder said These kids dont want to compromise what they do to be the best The offensive line doesnt really worry too much about protecting quarterback KJiff but in turn I think Trey feels a great obligation to get his job And as his mother can attest that usually involves a lot of trips to the supermarket Abatement From Page 1A hje said are trying to create more and better jobs for this said Meek Palo Alto officials said they would bring highcaliber employment to Cornal County with no minimum wage positions slated Incorporated cities counties and school districts are allowed to enter into tax abatement agreements to attract new industry and commercial enterprises and encourage retention and development of existing busi nesses Generally tax abatements can involve a contract between a govern ment and a company in which the company will create a quota of jobs in the community and in return the company might not be required to pay a percentage of city taxes accord ing to Jacqueline Cullom Murphy Corrections In Fridays edition of the HeraldZeitung a caption to a photo of the Comal County Senior Citizens Style Show rnisidentified one of the persons The person in the middle of the photo was Arlene Scheer the chairperson of the style show city attorney The city council does by resolu tion adopt the tax abatement said Murphy More than 700 tax abatement agreements have been executed by Texas local governments since the early 1980s agreements credited with producing some new or retained jobs according to figures from the Attorney Generals office The Texas Department of Commerce acts as the state registry for all tax abatement documents Meek said once a company certi fied wages and investment of property considered for tax abatement the company was given about 12 months after occupying its facility to reach targeted levels for reinvestment zone Attracting primary job providers to a community was big business Meek said CornmuhitieS offered land buildings cash with no strings Also the wrong names were provided to the HeraldZeitung for a home on the Fourth Annual Tour of Homes The residents at 220 Lakeview in New Braunfels are Dean and Barbara Word The HeraldZeitung regrets the errors attached to entice companies to relo cate to their folds he said Our location is said Meek One of Palo Alto Design Groups biggest customers is Dell Comput ers the headquarters of which is in Austin The Economic Development Cor poration of New Braunfels recently approved a loan for Palo Alto Design Group at 5 percent per annum for four years The principal of the loan would be reduced by if after two years was an investment of and the creation of 70 jobs The principal of the loan would be further reduced by an additional if after three years there was a total investment of and the creation of 120 jobs accord ing to city documents Obituaries LESLIE GAIL SMITH WAGNER Mrs Leslie S Wagner wife of Dr Noel Wagner of New Braunfels and Staten Island left her earthly home to be with her heavenly father on Sunday Dec 7 1997 at the age of 38 Noel and Leslie were married Aug in Oalveston The life of her parents were forever made brighter on the day of her birth May 9 1959 in Muskogee Okla Having been reared in Alvin Texas and attending the AISD Leslie went on to attend Northeastern University Oklahoma and graduated from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1994 where she received her bachelor of science degree in physician assistant studies Upon certification she placed in the top one percent of her fellow Her first position was with theUTMB Child Abuse Clinic where she played a key role in its initial development and future success While there she received numerous awards and honors Her current positions were with the Greer Medical Clinic in Wimberly and the Emergency Department at McKenna Memorial Hospital in New Braunfels In addition to her husband Leslie is survived by her bright and shining star her daughter Alison Nicole Police Beat New Braunfels Police investigated a report of burglary this past weekend in the 1500 block of IH35 A 16yearold New Braunfels woman reported someone broke the rear sliding window of her 1993 Dodge Dakota pickup and stole a cellular phone valued at S100 Damage was estimated at Petitt Also her mother Betti B Montague and stepfather Toim E Montague her father Jerry W Smith and stepmother Susan M Smith sister Stephanie Smith Stavinoha and husband Anthony brother Christopher D Smith all of Alvin brother Barry W Smith of New York City niece and nephew Heather and Denzil Stavinoha of Alvin sisterin law Holly A Wagner of New Braunfels maternal grandparents John and Betty Stevens of Muskogee paternal grandmother Norma T Smith of Saginaw aunt Sharon L Parnell also of Muskogee cousins Kimberly Sellers of Hilo Hawaii and JR Pamell of Muskogee Leslie also had a great love for flowers and all animals especially her favorite cat Niki Leslie was preceded in death by herpaternal greatgrandmother Muriel Roberts Boyd maternal greatgrandmother Grace Big Mama Owens uncle Marion T Pamell Gary Dale and Mabel Frazier and her best friend Courtney Hegman Other survivors are stepbrothers and sisters Brian Lea and Jody Montague Christi and Jeff McDonald Julie OConnor and Kyle Frazier and numerous friends and loved ones Visitation will be Wednesday Dec 10 from 40 at Zbeiler Funeral Home Funeral services are set for Friday Dec 12 at 2 at First Lutheran Church in Galveston with Pastor Ron Walters presiding and Pastors David Hoh and Darrell Streeter assisting Burial will be in Forest Park East in Webster with a reception following at the Alvin Missionary Baptist Church in Alvin GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 6296400 IH 35 and Walnut Ave Police said there were no suspects or witnesses New Braunfels Police arrested a 40yearold McQueeney woman Tuesday at midnight in the 1500 block of South Seguin Avenue for driving while license suspended Police said bond was set at Rimes big winner at Billboard Awards LAS VEGAS AP The year belongs to LeAnn Rimes The 15yearold Patsy Cline soundalike from Garland was the big winner Monday night at the Billboard Music Awards earning four honors including artist of the year country artist country album of the year and country singles artist of the year Singer Elton John and writer Bernie Taupin were presented during the awards show at the MGM Grand hotelcasino with a special award for Candle in the Wind the Help Us Play Santa To 200 Needy Families This Year By Contributing To The HeraldZeitung We accept contributions at our offices at 707 Landa Street Please make checks payable to the HeraldZeitung Cheer Fund Names of the contributors will be published daily Arrangements for pick up of donated items can be made by contacting Circulation Director Carol Ann Avery 6259144 ext 228 DO YOU HAVE A SINUS INFECTION Do you suffer with Facial Pain Nasal Congestion Colored Drainage If so we need volunteers for a 3 week research study involving an investigational medication FREE CT Scan of your sinuses Physician monitoring Laboratory tests and EKG Study medications QUALIFIED PATIENTS WILL BE COMPENSATED UP TO CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH RESEARCH Frank C Hampel 705A Landa St New Braunfels 6299036 Princess Diana tribute that set a new world record for the biggestselling single of all time The 1997 Billboard Awardswas broadcast live on Fox Television The BOXCAR JOY IS CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS 620041 I MKKKYaiKISTMAS 1259 LOOP 337 Mortal Kombat IPG13 MonFrl Sat Sun Gj kJneuk PreviewHeine Alone 3Sat jackal MonFri r The Ride MonFri inn nmiud MonFri BRAUNTEX 6254411 290 W San Antonio ALL SHOWS S150 I Air Bud PG MonFri Sot Sun Soul Food K nFri Sot Sun TODAYS CROSSWORD PUZZLE Nat iiral Selection A Gift Department Store China Crystal Collectibles Gourmet Gifts Precious Moments Dreamsicles Wildlife Sculptures Greenwich Workshop Ebony Vision Swarvoski Crystal Jewelry Dept 56 Arthur Court Designs Aromatique Home Fragrances Root and Yankee Candles Portereiron Dinnerware 1663032 San Pedro Ave 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