New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, February 19, 2003, Page 2

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

February 19, 2003

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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 19, 2003, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2A — HERALD-ZEITUNG — Wednesday, February 19, 2003  ,—^Today Contact Features Editor Brian Grant, 625-9144 ext. 222 World Briefly Bush says antiwar protests will not sway his opinion ' ' WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring that America's security should not be dictated by protesters, President Bush said Tuesday he would not be swayed from compelling Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to disarm. “We will deal with him,” Bush said as U.S. and British diplomats weighed another bid for U.N. backing. “War is my last choice," Bush said at the White House as echoes of antiwar protests circled the globe. “But the risk of doing nothing is even a worse option as far as I am concerned.” Standing firmly against skeptical allies as well as the demonstrators, Bush said, “I owe it to the American people to secure this country. I will do so.” Administration officials in Washington and at the United Nations in New York were discussing the possible gains as well as the risk of a diplomatic defeat if the United States proposed a new resolution to the Security Council to endorse force as an option to disarm Iraq. Attack in South Korean subway kills 120 people DAEGU, South Korea (AP) — Kim Ho-keun, a 68-year-old grandfather, was about to get off the crowded subway when an explosion knocked him to the floor. He awoke in darkness minutes later, gasping for breath and desperate to escape a fiery attack that killed 120 people on Tuesday. Struggling to call for help, Kim feared the worst until he heard a rescue worker’s voice. “I couldn’t see him, but I saw his flashlight, so I grabbed his hand,” Kim said from his hospital bed, tubes supplying him with oxygen. “It was then that I thought to myself: I'm going to five.” Kim was one of the fortunate in Daegu, South Korea's third-largest city. The fire started about IO a.m. when a man lit a container of flammable liquid and tossed it. The blaze incinerated two six-car subway trains, killed 120 people and injured 138, many of them seriously. Rescue workers gave up the search for survivors by the afternoon. Texas Lotto SATURDAY $4 million OS-11-31-39-40-46 WEDNESDAY $5 million 01-18-20-21-52-64 Contact Us HERALD-ZEITUNG 707 Landa St.. New Braunfels, TX 78130 (830) 625-9144, fax (830) 625-1224 Doug Toney, Editor and Publisher Ext. 201, Gary E. Maitland, Managing Editor Ext. 220, Heather Grant, Business Manager Ext. 202, Llaa Schreler, Composing Manager Ext. 205, Henry Coello, Commercial Printing/Information Systems 625-5232, Arnold Wiggins, Production Manager i (830) 625-5232, Courtney Abernathy, Advertising Manager Ext. 208, For classified advertising, call 625-9144 ext. 285 /For display advertising, call 625-9144 ext. 208. }For obituaries, wedding, engagement and ahniversary announcements, call 625-9144 ext. 283. •For missed or late newspapers, call 625-9144 •ext. 229. Community Events ► Birthdays/Anniversaries Happy Birthday to Kristiana Curry (9 years), Nathan Molenda (3 years), Shealynn Korpi and Abel Vladez (16 years). Happy Belated Birthday to Ruth Teske, Melford Orth, Gilbert Ward and Paul Barsch III (Feb. 17). Happy Belated Anniversary to John and Debbie Williams (25 years) and Carmen and T.J. Cantu (25 years). To have a birthday or anniversary listed here, call 625-9144. ►Live Music CHEATHAM STREET WARE-HOUSE, 119 Cheatham, San Marcos; (512) 353-3777 Wednesdays — Kent Finlay’s Songwriter Circle RILEY’S TAVERN, 8894 FM 1102, Hunter, Texas 78132; (512) 392-3132 Today — Zak Walthers Today — Jody and The Responders ROLLIN ON THE RIVER, An Oldies Saloon and Grill, FM 306 and 2673, Canyon Lake; (830) 907-3535 Wednesdays — Deejay dance music and karaoke UPTOWN PIANO BAR, 295 E. San Antonio, 620-7600 Wednesdays — Paul Schaffenberger ►Clubs and Events THE LOW-IMPACT DANCE AEROBICS CLASS takes place at 8:15 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Seele Parish House. The class consists of a cardiovascular workout, strength training with light weights, stretching and relaxation. For information, call 625-9295. REBUILDING CLASS is offered at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Church of Christ, 1665 Business 35 South, for divorced or divorcing individuals. Cost is $15; childcare Memorial Intermediate recently sponsored the annual Jump Rope for Heart event during classes. Students raised $4,243.09 for the American Heart Association. Students pictured each raised $150 or more, qualifying them for a Disney World Drawing. Kneeling from left: Brittany Legg and Donald Merchant; standing: Veronica Wicks, Matthew Jones, Jake Herman and Brian Hada; back row: Shannon Legg and coordinator Nancy Goodwin. provided. Call 609-2924 or the church at 625-3520 for information. AMERICAN LEGION, WALTON F. HOFFMAN MEMORIAL POST 179 hosts smoke-free Bingo at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at 410 W. Coll Street. Call 625-0179 for information. A PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP for men undergoing treatment or living with prostate cancer, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, is conducted from 6 to 7 p.m. the last Wednesday of each month at the Coma County Senior Citizen Center, 655 Landa St. For information call 625-3252 or 625-8088. THE CANYON LAKE REPUBLICAN WOMEN meets at 10 a.m. today at the Canyon Lake Action Center in Sattler. The speaker will be Kenneth Hoagland, adviser to Texans For Lawsuit Reform. Call 925-4142 or 899-7555 for information. ►Head's Up THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Comal County chapter, conducts a Relay for Life kick-off and informational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 181 Santa Clara Ave. For information, call 626-0182. THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS — COMAL AREA invites the public to attend a meeting on “Building Flood Dams in Comal County" at 7 p.m., Feb. 20 at the Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooperative Auditorium, 36101 FM 3159. Speakers include County Engineer Tom Homseth and County Commissioner Precinct 1 Jack Dawson. NEW BRAUNFELS HISTORIC MUSEUMS ASSOCIATION presents Prince Johannes von Sachsen-Altenburg, Duke of Photo submitted Saxony, at 7 p.m., Feb. 21 at the Brauntex Theater. Find out what happened in the mid-1800s to plans of an elite group of German aristocrats planning to settle in South and West Texas. Tickets are $8 general admission, $5 students. Tickets available at the door beginning at 6 p.m. THE CANYON MUSIC BOOSTERS will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Canyon High School Cafeteria. The guest will be Superintendent Jim Grunert of CISD who will discuss the music and arts programs in the schools. The CHS Symphonic Band will perform. Call Marilyn Schlameus at (830) 625-2069 for further information. THE GALLERY IN THE VILLAGE, 2295 Bulverde Road, in Bulverde, is hosting a Mardi Gras Party from 5 to 9 p.m. Feb. 21, in celebration of its one-year anniversary. Call (830) 438-8740 for information. Weather Digest Wednesday, Feb. 19 forecast tor daytime conditions high low temperatures ►Today’s forecast COLO KAN MO Amarillo 44*/2T I I OK LA NM —,-,    Midland    56 36 El Paso 64 /40    #    J------ Wichita Falls 50°/34“ u    ------- • Dallas 58 43 ARK San Antonio 67“/56 LA Austin 64°/50° Houston 70*754* MEXICO Brownsville 80764* •) © 2003 AccuWeather, Inc.    _____ «ase HP    4M? A •*    * a a    v - v Sunny Pt Cloudy Cloudy Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow Ice Vm Assoc*ated Press TODAY    TONIGHT Mostly cloudy    Cloudy Highs mid 60s    Lows mid 50s Rain: slight    Rain:    slight S wind, 20 mph S winds, 15 mph ►Extended outlook Thursday — Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Rain ending, becoming partly cloudy. Lows mid to upper 50s. Highs upper 60s to lower 70s. Saturday — Partly cloudy. Lows upper 30s to lower 40s. Highs mid to upper 60s. Sunday — Partly cloudy. Lows mid to upper 40s. Highs mid to upper 60s. Monday — Partly cloudy. Lows upper 40s to lower 50s. Highs upper 60s to lower 70s. ►Water flows Edwards Aquifer 692.7 ft. Comal River 432 cfs Canyon Dam inflow 386 cfs Canyon Dam outflow 1,200 cfs Canyon Dam lake level 909.14 ft. above mean sea level NBU Pumping Report Surface water 6.504 million gallons Well water 0.503 million gallons ► Pollen counts Molds.......................moderate Ash.....................................low Cedar Elm..........................low Mulberry.............................low (Provided courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel) ►Sunrise/Sunset Sunrise......................7:09 a.m. Sunset........................6:25 p.m. Arrests Law enforcement officers m Comal County charged the tallowing between Feb. 17 and Feb. 18: James A Barclay, 18, Canyon Late, burglary of a habitation, possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia. Jason E. Brown, 18, Canyon Late, burglary of a habitation, possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia. Gabriel J. Cisnero, 24, New Braunfels, failure to appear, failure to maintain financial responsibility Elias Contreras III, 21, San Antonio, driving while license suspended. Frednc F. Cunningham, 32, Seguin, failure to appear/escape from custody. Erie Garcia, 18, New Braunfels, bench warrant/aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Petra Gaytan, 20, New Braunfels, contempt of court, possession of between 4 and 200 grams of a controlled substance, penalty group I. Vickie R. Grate, 47, Calyon Late, motion to revoke probation/possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana Kevm L Habem, 46. New Braunfels, disorderly conduct. Christopher S. Lemire, 18, Spring Branch, resisting arrest, search or transport, assault causing bodily injury, criminal mischief between $50 and $500. Mark A. Lopez, 21, San Antonio, driving while intoxicated, possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana. Ernesto Moreno, 45, New Braunfels, ran stop sign. Wesley D. Smith, 19, San Marcos, burglary of a habitation, possession of less than 2 ounces of marquana, possession of drug paraphernalia. Rodolfo D. Masquez, 35, Arlington, speeding, failure to appear. It’s That Time Again, CHEVY NEW BRAUNFELS 725IH 35 SOUTH EXIT 186 NEW BRAUNFELS, TX 78130 (830) 606-3451 Find us on the web at: ! SAVE 10% ON ! Owner's Choice Special Goodwrenchj Good on Any Service or Pan HOH GoodwrvJith NM WM att any etof Wk I Set Ma to MW    I OUK MOM. 02/2*03    . Present this coupon to receive a $10 discount on your tax preparation $±o Coupon Cod* HOO Promo Coda1 Introducing MONEY ■NOW! Get rn Meney Mew*- Ism' from Jackson Hewitt * Walk in with your W2, walk out with cash. • EIC filers are eligible. • Get all the credits and deductions you deserve. * FREE electronic filing with paid tax preparation. 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