New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, February 23, 2000, Page 2

Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung February 23, 2000

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 23, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2A HKRALD-Zeittjng — Wednesday, February 23, 2000Heute Today Hoy Dia Highway crews work along 1-35 near Walnut Avenue New^ aunfels Dittlinger Natural Bridge. Caverns FBT 300! Garden Ridge In the cityRoad Construction Pollen counts Molds..........................................not    available Mountain cedar..........................not    available Ash.............................................not    available Elm.............................................not    available Hackberry...................................not    available (Provided courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel) River flow Edwards Aquifer..........................661.9 feet Comal River.....................................303    cfs Canyon Dam inflow...........................44    cfs Canyon Dam outflow........................90    cfs Canyon Dam lake level............905.68 feet above mean sea level NBU pumping report Surface water...............6.772    million    gallons Well water..........................632,520    gallons Moon phases First quarter..................................March    13 Full moon.....................................March    19 Last quarter.....................................Feb.    26 New moon......................................March    5 The New Braunfels Police Department radar trailer will be at: Today — 1800 Palmeyer Thursday — 1400 Farm-to-Market Road 1101 (school zone) Friday — 1800 McQueeney Saturday — 1700 Gruene Rd. Feb. 27 — 2000 Spur Feb. 28 — 1400 S. Seguin Avenue Feb. 29 — 300 Kentucky Canyon City Bulverde Clear Spring! Weather Extended forecast: ”hirsda\ mostly doucK Hta'is in the "Os to near 80. Frida v mostly cloudy Loss's in the 50s Highs in the 70s Saturday, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers or thunderstorms. Lows near 60. Highs in the 70s. Sunrise/sunset Sunrise.............................................7:07    a.m. Sunset..............................................6:28    p.m. TONIGHT Partly cloudy Lows mid 50s NW wind 5-10 mph Texas weather Wednesday, Feb. 23 AccuWeather* forecast for daytime conditions, low'high temperatures fiijki I*™?*0.;37*7 Wichita F#M« SO ~S lapp Brown*vill# ft- Hf? TODAY Mostly cloudy Highs near 80 NW wind 5-10 mphHeads Up► Fasching Ball The German-American Society announces their annual Fasching Ball (Mardi Gras). All are invited to attend at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Bavarian Village. Dance to the music of the Sounds of Midnight. Tickets are on sale at the Chamber of Commerce for $6 per person. The cost at the door will be $7.50. Awards will be given for best costumes. Contact Horst Theila for information at 625-4547.^Candidate forum The Republican Women of New Braunfels will host a “Meet the Candidates” night 7 p.m. Thursday on the third floor of the New Braunfels ISD building, 430 W. Mill St. The public will have an opportunity to hear and question the Republican candidates who have filed for the March 14 primary. Candidates attending include: Bob Holder, sheriff; Sherry Higdon and Sherman Krause, tax assessor/collector; Jack Dawson and Douglas Kirk, county commissioner, precinct 1; Lester Leissner, constable, precinct 2; Jim Hanley, constable, precinct 3; Star Carey, Lee Hernandez, Jim Higdon, Wylie Queen and Ben Scroggiri, constable, precinct 4; Don Hensz, county chairman; Bob Offitt, state board of education; Don Montgomery, district 5; David Puryear, place 1, third court of appeals; and Lee Yeakel, place 4, third court of appeals. The Girl Scouts-Lone Star^Science discovery Council in Austin will join with the Children’s Museum of New Braunfels to teach the girls and their families about science. “Science Discovery Day; What Is Communication” takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Children’s Museum. For information, call Leslie at (512) 453-7391.Birthdays/ Anniversaries Happy Birthday to Jared Mikal Molinda (6 years), Yvette Serna (23 years) and Bryce Marshall (belated — 3 years). Happy Anniversary to Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Tausch (belated — 53 years). To have a birthday or anniversary listed here, call 625-9144.Out of the Backpack WHATS FOR LUNCH? New Braunfels Christian Academy Lunch: beef lasagna, green beans, garlic bread, pudding Comal ISD Breakfast: cinnamon pizza, juice, milk. Lunch: enchiladas, corn dog, vegetables, fruit, bread, milk Nancy Ney Charter School Lunch: tostadas, refried beans, orange slices, milk Head Start Program Breakfast: apple juice, French toast triangles, milk, syrup. Lunch: Frito pie, green beans, crackers, orange quarters, milk New Braunfels ISD Memorial Elementary, OakRun, middle and high schools Breakfast: bean and cheese taco or cinnamon toast or cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: hamburger, burrito, ham and cheese sandwich, tater bar, burger salad, chocolate pudding, milk Lamar Primary, Lone Star Primary, Memorial Primary, Carl Schurz Elementary, Memorial Intermediate and Seele Elementary Breakfast: bean and cheese taco or cinnamon toast or cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: hamburger, burrito, tater bar, burger salad, chocolate pudding, milkClubs The New Braunfels Newcomers Club will have its special activity for the month of February at the Harlequin Dinner Theater at Fort Sam Houston today. For reservations and information call Ed at 629-3130. Mixed partners bridge starts at 10 a.m every fourth Wednesday at the Senior Center, 655 Landa St. Cost is $6 and includes lunch. Call Linden Anderson at 625-4823 or Goldie Nowotney at 608-9456 for reservations. Everyone is welcome — just bring a partner. Singles gathering for people ages 30 and older — 5:30 to 8 p.m. each Wednesday at Saengerhalle. For information, call Darla at 606-9317, Barbara at 629-1949 or Charlotte at 606-6283. Harmony, a German singing group — 7:30 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. You don't have to speak German, lf you are interested in joining, call 625-5391. Officers of the Knights of Columbus — 7:30 p.m. every fourth Wednesday, Knights of Columbus Room at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. For information, call (830) 964-4305. Smoke-free bingo — American Legion Comal Post No. 179, 410 W. Coll St., offers smoke-free bingo at 6 p.m. every Wednesday with Jackpot bingo awarded at 7 p.m. For information, call 629-0179. Community Centers CANYON LAKE ACTION CENTER 9:30 a.m. — senior games BULVERDE SENIOR CENTER 9:30 a.m. to noon — bridge at 1747 E. Ammann Road in Bulverde. For information, call (830) 438-3111. COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. — fitness center 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — thrift shop open 9:30 a.m. — oil painting 11:30 a.m. — congregate meals noon — Rotary Club 1 p.m. — bridge, play of cards 4 p.m. — doggers “Never Too Late” low impact exercise classes — 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center for senior citizens. For information, call Patty at 629-5627.Sports SPORTS ON TV Today 2 a.m. (FXSP) Motorcycle Racing Arenacross. From Milwaukee. 648502 2:30 a.m. (ESPN) College Basketball North Carolina at Florida State. 61318 1 p.m. (ESPN) PGA Golf World Golf Championship Match Play -- First Day. From Carlsbad, Calif. 461472 6 p.m. (ESPN) College Basketball Villanova at Syracuse. 406694 7:30 p.m. (FXSP) Women’s College Basketball Colorado at Baylor. 237410 8 p.m. (ESPN) College Basketball North Carolina at Florida State. 418439 8:05 p.m. (TBS) WOW Thunder 9314255 9:05 p.m. (TBS) WCW Thunder 5809101 11:05 p.m. (TBS) WCW Thunder 8985014 12:05 a.m. (TBS) WCW Thunder 6299786Sign Up The Comal County Extension Service Horticulture Committee is looking for volunteers. This committee is responsible for coordinating educational programs in Comal County such as the Master Gardener program, garden tours, landscape courses, etc. The committee meets on the second Thursday of each month. For information, call 620-3440 or 629-9876. The Hummel Museum and Art Gallery offers a variety of volunteer work at the museum. The museum is open seven days a week. For information, call 625-5636. A Vietnam Pictorial Memorial Wall DO you HAVE?? High Blood Pressure? Asthma? (aduh-s & children) Allergies? (adults & children) Psoriasis? Screening for these studies has started, so if you, your friends or family are interested please CALL:609-0900 CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH RESEARCH Frank C. Hampmt JI"• * AA*    43RC20 NEED A VEHICLE? ALL APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO GOOD PEOPLE SLOW CREDIT, BAD CREDIT DIVORCE, BANKRUPTCY, NO CREDIT WE CAN HELP. Use Your w-2 For Down Payment call 800-800-7125 Or Get Pre-Approved @ 888-332-7125 is being planned, lf you have any information on San Antonio or New Braunfels veterans of the war, contact Jesse Marmolejo at Post Office Box 830401, San Antonio, TX 78283.Have a Heart The Comal County Women’s Center is seeking volunteers to serve on its board of directors. Board members must attend monthly meetings, occasional committee meetings and several agency events. For information or to apply, call Daniel A. Perez at 620-7520. The Help One Student to Succeed Program (HOSTS) offers mentoring classes. Volunteers are needed at Memorial Primary, Memorial Elementary, Carl Schurz Elementary, Seele Elementary and Lone Star Primary. To volunteer, call 620-7533. The New Braunfels Humane Society and the Donohue Recycling Company are collecting recyclables including newspapers, magazines and catalogs. Drop-off times are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday at the bin in the Shelter's parking lot, 1920 Kuehler. For information, call 629-5287. Applications are being accepted for volunteers at Hospice New Braunfels Thrift Avenue, 303 S. Casten. Thrift Avenue is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Donations of items to sell are accepted during operating hours. Hospice Thrift Avenue is operated solely by volunteers. Call Cathy Smith at 625-7500 for information.Correction An article in Sunday’s Herald-Zeitung listed incorrect names for Garden Ridge city council members. Places 1, 4 and 5 are filled by Jack Foley, Georgia Buehler and Russ Sanders, respectively. The Herald-Zeitung regrets the error. New Millennium Silver Rounds! 2000 Dated - One Ounce Pure Silver*111? ^ *1300 WHILE SUPPLIES LAST! jjgto ffiratmfete TTntueUrr 358 Landa Suite J. 629-2781 Silver Bezel only $7.50 extra '^^JMrJjave^sevem^^^ .'Ut (HH ;

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Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Issue Date: February 23, 2000

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