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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 14, 2001, New Braunfels, Texas                                HERALDZEITUNG August TODAY Contact News Editor Brian Grant at 6259144 Water River flow Edwards Aquifer feet Comal River 255 cfs Canyon Dam Inflow 82 cfs Canyon Dam outflow 106 cfs Canyon Dam lake level ft above mean sea level Pollen Counts NBU Pumping Report Surface water million gallons Well water million gallons Weather Provided courtesy of Frank Hampel Moon Full Last New First 2 18 25 TODAY Partly cloudy Highs mid 90s Rain none E 10 mph TONIGHT Partly cloudy Lows mid Rain 20 percent E 10 mph Texas weather 14 AccuWeathei forecast tor daytime temperatures 1 San Antonio J 4 C2001 0 Sunny Cloudy Cloudy Showers Tstorms Rain Flurries Snow lea Extended forecast partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunder Highs in the mid Thursday and partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and Lows in the lower 70s and highs near mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and Elsewhere By The Associated Press Monday Temperatures indicate Mondays high and overnight low to 8 Ea stem Boston Denver Honolulu Las Vegas Los Angeles Nashville New Orleans Hi 79 89 87 87 107 82 88 87 Lo Prc 63 73 59 77 80 64 73 76 Otlk cdy cdy cdy clr clr clr clr m 23233404552 Contact Us HERALDZEITUNG 707 Landa New TX 78130 830 fax 830 6251224 Doug Editor and Publisher doug.toney@heraldzeitung.com Margaret Managing Editor margaret.ecfmonson@heraldzeitung.com Heather Business Manager hgrant@heraldzeitung.com Angela Advertising Director abenson@heraldzeitung.com Circulation Director hzcirculation@heraldzeitung.com Henry Composing Manager hcoello@heraldzeitung.com Arnold Production Manager 830 awlgglns@heraldzeitung.com For classified call 6259144 For display call 6259144 For engagement and anniver sary call 6259144 For missed or late call 6259144 News Around The World Firestone tire trial begins McALLEN AP knew its tires were defective and chose to hide that from a lawyer for vic tims of a rollover accident told jurors Monday in the first tire defect case against the manu facturer to to Joel his and two other family members were traveling in Mexico when a tire blew out on their 1998 Ford Explorer in March The vehicle rolled and all four were Marisa can no longer attor ney Knox Nunnally put the blame on Ford reaches billion settlement AP proposed settlement that could cost Ford Motor as much as billion prompted a judge to postpone a classaction trial Monday on claims that faulty ignition switches caused mil lions of cars and trucks to Superior Court Judge Michael Ballachey met pri vately with attorneys before confirming that settlement talks are Under the settlement deal described by attorneys Ford would offer not a recall but a warran ty Shuttle passengers move to space station CAPE AP An American astro naut and two Russian cosmo nauts moved into the interna tional space station on Monday for a fourmonth For the first time in five an American was in charge again at space station NASA and the Russian Space Agency are taking turns providing the Two Tons of Steel takes the stage at Gruene Hall at 7 today for Two Tons File photo Under Construction Exit 187 from southbound Interstate 35 to FarmtoMarket Road 725 The exit is closed Detour signs will be placed along Business 35 directing traffic to FM A large detour sign also will be placed south of FM 306 notifying I35 traffic that the ramp has been closed and which ramps to use instead of Exit a large flashing sign will be placed just south of Texas 46 telling I35 traffic to use Exit 188 to get to downtown New The ramp closure will expedite the construction of FM 725 near Northbound entrance ramp to Interstate 35 from FM 725 The northbound frontage road from Chevron north to FM 725 also will be moved lover to the newly constructed frontage This traffic switch will require the closure of the northbound entrance ramp to I35 from FM the northbound frontage road traffic still will be allowed to enter the ramp by tak ing the left Kim off the frontage The northbound frontage road bridge over the Guadalupe River is scheduled to open in about one and FM 725 traffic will be able to use it to access northbound FM 725 Underpass Expected to be reopened to full width in Interstate 35 northbound and southbound frontage roads work continuing from Ruekle Road to Executive North side turnaround This turnaround will remain open throughout construction but will require various Northbound Interstate 35 frontage road bridge over the Guadalupe River will be opened to one lane of traffic The Solms Road Interstate 35 overpass will be closed from 2 through 2 while workers raise and widen Traffic should detour to jthe Ruekle Road overpass or the Schwab Road Southbound Interstate 35 from one mile north of Solms Road to one mile south of Solms Road right lane will be closed from 9 to 6 on Wednesday while work is conducted on the Solms Road bridge above interstate Heads Prime Time signup YMCA of Comal County offers Prime affordable and convenient afterschool care for children ages 4 to 13 from school dis missal until 6 Monday through The YMCA also offers fullday programs on most school Christmas and Spring Nutritious homework assis arts and indoor and outdoor games and discovery centers are all part of Prime The pro gram is offered at most area primary and ele mentary For information call the YMCA of Comal County at 6069622 or Driver course The Bulverde Senior Center will host an AARP 55 Alive Driver Safety Program from 1 until 5 J arid v lverde Contact the center at 438 3111 or Bob Botcher at 830 hunt The New Braunfels Downtown Association is having a scavenger hunt from Wednesday through Persons finding all items on the list will be eligible for a gift certificate drawing on Pick up forms from 5 to 7 today at the Brauntex Community Events Happy Birthday to Bryan Medrano 9 years and Esteban Cordova 52 years To have a birthday or anniver sary listed call Klubs New Braunfels Christian Womens Club will host a Texas Glitz Luncheon at today at Southbank Subdivision Party Room off FM Cost is and is all inclu Peggy song record producer and inter national entertainer will dazzle attendees with songs from her Reeves is also a humorous speaker and will speak on From Coal to Nursery provided free of charge with For information call Paula at Ruth at 830 935 4380 or email paulahpiel The Hill Country Orchid Society meets at today at the New Braunfels Elks 353 Seguin Meetings include plant programs and speakers about growing Newcomers are always For informa contact Lorraine at 629 The Zonta Club of New Braunfels will meet today at Giovanis Italian 367 Main Plaza in New Social hour is at 6 Dinner is at Members are asked to bring a canned good for the food bank or a cleaning supply for the Rainbow For infor contact Celia Valentine at The Childrens Museum of New Braunfels presents Free Tuesday from noon to 5 The Texas Agricultural Extension Service presents Slip sun safety video make and take take home plus all the regular handson fun in the Call Tracy Bligh will teach lessons in acrylic painting to children ages 10 to 15 from to today and Thursday at Treefrog For call Groups Narcotics Anonymous meets at Saturdays and Sundays at the 24hour club at 1142 Grief Support Group for Women meets at 10 each Tuesday at Alamo Heights Methodist 825 Basse Road in San This is an ongoing group open to anyone at any For call Paula Loring or Ruth Bush at The McKenna Fibromyalgia Support Group meets at 7 today at the McKenna Sports Fitness 750 Landa The meetings are open to any one who has been diagnosed with Call Jennifer Burgin at 6063658 or Mary Breitung at Connections 24hour crisis line continues to be the final helping link in New Braunfels for those needing refer ral or just someone who will lis ten to Call 6296571 or Sign Up Community Council of South Central Texas at 300 Laurel Lane hosts lunch for those 60 and older in the Laurel Plaza Community Room from to 12 Monday through Suggested dona tion is The registration for the New Braunfels Hermann Sons School of has been scheduled from 10 to 1 25 at the Hermann Sons 463 IRS PROBLEMS VETERAN EXIR8 AGENTS TAX PROFESSIONALS tilfli fin mi llnniifci millHii nmmnnii frM Tw fetttemMrt frw Inttdtr Report ConfWintiil Interview in Our Local Office How to End IRS Problems Foreverl y 8774519111 RWMrt inortaueMMiultMcfwolution VIM HMH Jounmk Cross Lutheran Church School Is accepting applications for the Fall 2 00 J2002 school ENROLLMENT NOW A VAILABLE FOR PJK3 through 6th Grade For more information about opir school or to talk with our contact the school office at Mini Storage Covered Rv Storage OPEN MOVE IN SPECIAL On Site Resident Manager Security Gate Fence 452 FM 306 8306252872   

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