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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 28, 2003, New Braunfels, Texas                                TUESDAY OCTOBER 28 2003 m f K KEITH WARREN CITYCOUNCIL TRAFFIC fcbuncil waits on summer study until mayorean meet with transportation and tourism offi cials Page 3A Deer hunting might havea bad rap in Texas but its bet ter here than anywhere else in the world SA vol 12 pages 2 CLICK 1 County since 1852 8 IIII56825II000011 1 Mostly sunny High Low 80 50 Details 16 DEAR ABBY COMICS FORUM SPORTS TVGRlbS 38 spar at end of drug trial By Ron Maloney Staff Writer District Attorney Dib Waldrip clashed with a key defense witness Monday in the trial that could send the j mans younger brother to prison for the rest of his life Closing arguments will be conducted today in the trial of Terry Ulloa i Ulloa faces up to two life terms m prison if convicted before 274th Judicial District Judge Gary Steel Jurors are expected to begiri deliberations by mid morning Monday Waldrip rested his case with continued testi mony by narcotics investiga tors Defense Attorney John Fox put Ulloas older brother Tony 54 on the wifness stand Tony Ulloa is awaiting trial on three drug charges i He testified Monday as he has insisted since his broth ers arrest on July 13 2000 that the drugs were his and1 notTerrys But Tonys account of the drug sales that tookplace that day differed with those of undercover investigators who had the familys West End home staked out On July when as you testified you sold drugs to Robert Ortiz didyou sell to anyone eke that day Waldrip asked Yes Tony answered Who did you sell to Waldrip asked I already answered Tony said I told you I wouldnt give out anyone elses name except Mr See TRIAL1 Page 3A I Prepare to study i This is the second in a four cation Coordinating Board part series about the college public information officer application process academ One main reason college ic preparation inl high school students drop out is lack of and financial resources preparedness he said required By Dylan Jim6nez Staff yVrjter The road to col lege begins years before highschool While seniors shouldUbe filing adrmssion applica tions and financial aid freshmen need to be about their academics too Som students we umure Some are undaunted In recentyears assessment tests have shown half of incoming college freshmen are not prepared and have to tales developmental classes to catch up Grasshoffsaid Even freshman grades count said Christie Kangas Texas State Univer sitySan Marcos admissions High schoolers need to be at least wv on the recommended grad Eachuniversity demands uaticnplan Kangas said pUffersnt skiUs and are ee graduation inente Qf appli Plans rninimum recom mended and distinguished dentwhjpispiieparedtQStudy RecQmrnendedanddistiri and participate on campus guished include add The bottom line is you tional foreign language fine need to take the college arts math and science class Ray Grjasshoft lexas Higher Edu See 9A FRONT and CENTER Special athletes get extra boost V CJ Photos DAVID Above Special Olympics unified partner Charity Scott right prac tices boccie ball while Alonzo Espinoza waits his turn at practice at Unicorn Stadium Right Special Olympian KrystaJ isajl smiles 7 as she kets at the Make the Ppintlfpr Speqial Olympic fundfalser at the Nancy Ney Charter School Friday Support club helps Special Olympics meet funding needs By Dylan Jimenez Staff Writer New Braunfels special olympians compete like their traditional athlet ic peers and now theyVe funded like them too Parents of special needs chil dren formed first New Braunfels Independent School District Special Olympics boost er club this year The boosters include 21 par ents Volunteers and student helpers There fias never been a sup port group for the said Lisa LautJach booster fundrais er Special Olympics has always hadifundirig issues she said wWe have a 20percent increase of special needs chil dren coming into the Laubach said There are about 25 special olympians in NBISD Many students have been playing for years because they can participate as early as age 8 Camarie Marbach has partic ipated in the program for six years It helps her selfesteem and Camaries mom Pam said She gets away from her mom and dad for a week Pam joined the booster club to support Camaries activities There was a definite need last year and this year because of she said The district does not fund spe cial olympians like it does UIL sanctioned athletics said Stephanie Ferguson NBISD public information officer Spe cial Olympics is considered more of a club activity Its treated much more like the science club or student Ferguson said the district usually funds reg istration and travel expenses including buses and education al aids she said But the funds canpot be spent on food or clothing See ATHLETES Page 3A World War II bomber to land in New Braunfels By Ron Maloney Staff Writer A piece of mjjitery aviation and perhaps ftfi oldest pro peUerpowered ajrr craft stiji in the sky gomes to New Braunfefe Wednesday The 84 liberator feeavy bomber UT one of only twft flytog arrtves at slated to tq Great Britain in May 1941 the aircraft creslvlanded jn testing and was so domaged it had to be shipped bapjs te Diego for repairs Once repaired it was used for never saw Jim Stewart one merjjpj This plane was sitting en me assembly Une before Pearl Har Stewart said The plane was sold to Conti war and was used ss aitpraft for about j ecade was The Commemorative Air Force group of volunteers ed to preserving World War H avi aUon the plane in 1968 and refuprpished it airplanes we have are in fiptastic shape a lot of mem ajFepwbaJjly in better shape than they were in the Stewart said The aircraft are maintained tteoMgh the wojk of volunteers Monw pay for parts feel flying and operating expenses is obtained through donations and payment for rides Its something been doing 30 Stewart said BOMBER DISPLAY When 1 to 4 Wednesday 10 to 4 Thursday Where New Munici pal Airport off FM 768 9 GPfft TPMTS are fpr adults and are par per overage 18 Used Gars Trucks W fifftwri   

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