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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 4, 1999, New Braunfels, Texas fj i 97 52 pages in 4 sections April 1999 SUNDAY Serving Comal County since 1852 INSIDE Crafty Debbie and Kelley Might know you cant get rich quick in the arts and crafts busi but that wont stop them from opening a unique store and consignment shop in 9A Wood work Boni Resales reached age 40 before he decided what his calling but since the New Braunfels resident has carved out quite a reputation as an Read about his story in 1C Relay day Track and field athletes from New Braunfels and Smithson Valley high schools lined up against the states best at the Texas Relays in See how your favorite team did in WEATHER Mostly cloudy conditions are expected but that shouldnt keep your holiday activities from being rained See Page 2A for the extended INDEX Key coda 77 NATO forces destroy key bridge Yugoslavia air raids destroyed another key bridge over the Serbian television reported Sat as Italian troops prepared to go to Albania to aid refugees pouring out of Koso vo in catastrophic President Slobodan Milosevics forces have purged Kosovo of ethnic Alba nians so with perhaps an equal number soon to The sea of misery threatened to destabilize neighboring already struggling to provide the refugees with basic necessities such as water and Serbian television reported that NATO airstrikes on Saturday had destroyed the Freedom Bridge at Novi Ser bias secondlargest The span is a major artery between the capital of Belgrade and Yugoslavias northern agricultural and industri al The independent Beta news agency said seven persons on the bridge MILOSEVIC were injured in the some Another independent report ed that the attack left Novi Sad without The bridge is the second highway bridge in Novi Sad destroyed this NATO missiles knocked out a key bridge in the city on blocking traffic on the Saturdays attack left only a rail road bridge in the city of NATO said earlier Saturday that its forces had demolished a highway bridge farther Kosovo by the numbers Heres a numerical look at Operation Allied Force As of April 2 Over 100 seaand airlaunched missiles were used 400 NATO aircraft flew more than sorties military personnel 210 war planes deployed for Operation Allied Force refugees since March 24 866 Source AP research AP Faith messages ROBIN Johnny playing the role of carries the cross during a Good Friday Passion play at Holy Family 245 Hidalgo as Roman soldiers lead him to his Lamar Primary kindergartner Summer puts another Easter egg into Desiree Onofres bag this past Thursday while Esmeralda back searches for more Christians celebrate Easter with different same purpose BY HEATHER TODD Staff Writer New Braunfels residents from a cross section of denominations con gregated this morning to celebrate Easter Sunday the holiest day in the Christian Members of First Baptist 733 Cross gathered to observe Resurrection Across the members of Johns Episco pal 312 cele brated the Holy The celebration of Jesus Christs death and Resurrection may have different but the message always is the For all the Easter message that Christ is Risen is the heart of our said Pastor Gary Lange of Peace Lutheran In terms of processionals and the music different practices can be seen in different but for each of the Easter mom ing event proves that Jesus is who he says He Eugene OCallaghan of Peter and Paul Catholic Church said the recognition and celebration of Jesus death and Resurrection was a common ground for all It is the apex of our Its the most important day of the year for all he New Braunfels youth felt the East er message of and peace on a more personal level this past week by sharing in the pageantry of Easter and witnessing longheld tra ditions of their Students in Debbie Engels 4year old class at New Braunfels Christian a multidenominational Christian recalled Jesus walk to the cross on Thursday after learning the Easter See Master plan revisions up for review BY HEATHER TODD Staff Writer Residents will have another opportunity to give their two cents about the revised compre hensive plan for New Braunfels development in the new A number of revisions to the master including changes to land use and zoning and transporta tion are set for discussion at a public hear ing at Thursday at the municipal build 424 Castell Assembled in part from public input by 330 res idents serving on nine subcommit the latest version of the plan was revised by the citys con sulting Wilbur Smith after a March 16 The city hired the national consulting firm in 1997 to write a plan recommending how to man age its resources through During the last discussion on the master several including subcommittee mem bers who worked on land use and zoning policies and transportation said the proposed document could use The biggest concerns seemed to be with the land use planning and the thoroughfare plan Weve addressed all those concerns and changed the verbage in some of those said Harry director of planning for the Wilbur Smith Associates project manager Mike McAnelly said recent changes to all chap ters of the master plan were based on latest rec ommendations and comments made by residents and the planning and zoning Any changes approved by the city council and the citys planning commission were made in the he McAnelly said specific changes had been made to commercial use categories in the land use and zoning The firm added a fourth commercial use cat egory riveroriented mixeduse to the three See MEETING WHO New Braunfels City Council WHAT Master plan forum Thursday WHERE New Braun fels Municipal 424 Castell COPIES AVAILABLE Comal County Court Guadalupe County Dittlinger Memorial the municipal New Braunfels Utilities and the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Running a little late Be sure to check that clock BY CHRIS CREWS Staff Writer If you did not prepare for daylightsaving time before going to sleep Saturday the day at hand might present a few prob Dont be surprised if youre late for many of the important events this Easter You will probably be alone at the church after services You might miss hanging around the absorbing the rich aromas and sali vating over the Easter dinner that will be ready later in the But you will have an opportunity to try to figure out how to change the clocks in your car and on your And if anyone makes sport of you for your lack of be sure to ask about what you Daylight time ends on October In the answer isnt so simple especially this When dawn broke today in the Hoosier it might be Central Standard Eastern Standard Time or Eastern Daylight Time depending on where you While most of the nation welcomes day lightsaving time by nudging their clocks ahead one most of Indiana will skip the switch keeping their clocks on Eastern Standard In southeastern five breakaway counties will make the savingtime switch to keep synchronized with nearby Cincinnati and The Associated Press contributed infor mation to this Spring 8etyour clocks 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