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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

November 12, 2003

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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 12, 2003, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2B — Herald-Zeitung — Wednesday, November 12, 2003 GOODFORYOU STAMMTISCH DAILY irmm PLANNER COMING THURSDAY Center of attention The offensive line led by center Roger Molinet will be a critical force when Canyon High kicks off postseason play Friday night. Herald-Zeitung To have your event publicized, contact Features Editor Brian Grant at 625-9144, ext. 222, or by e mail at bgrant§herald zeitung. com CLUBS Photo submitted New Braunfels Independent School District Superintendent Bon Reaves presented outgoing trustee Bette Spain with a plaque honoring her service to education during Monday's board meeting. :    NBISD    recognizes outgoing board member Bette Spain served the community for three terms as a member of the board of trustees of the New Braunfels Independent School District. Monday night, Superintendent Ron Reaves recognized Spain for her service. She served two terms as board president. one as vice president and has also been secretary and treasurer. Her expertise would be missed, Reaves said. “Bette has been a strong advocate for children and teachers since she was first elected to the board nine years ago,” Reaves said. “A teacher herself, she always knew how to get a job done.” During her tenure, Reaves said, Spain supported bond referendums, fought for binding and employee benefits and worked to make NBISD a better district. “She has juggled many volunteer activities in the school system and the community," Reaves said. “We will miss her, but we know she will continue to be an advocate for public education.” — Ron Maloney Birthdays/Anniversaries HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO: ■ Olga Velasquez-Villarreal ■ Elane Ramsdell ■ Rita Ann Martinez ■ Hector Molina Sr. ■ Richard Mulkey ■ Air rani »a Mulkey, I year old ■ Mark Potsie Agulree ■ Leone! Rojas ■ Dorothy Fetters, Nov. 11 ■ Leslie Gonzalez, 11 years old, Nov. 11 Hogg lo fit yow MMM bito the Herald-Zeitung Residents are encouraged to share their accomplishments, special moment! and community events Submisaione should ba sent to Features Editor Brian Grant ■ Mail — 707 Landa St., Maw Braunfels 78130. ■ E-mail - bgrantNherald-zeitung .com ■ Information - call 626-9144. ext. 222 Four Seasons Gardsn Club Time: 9:30 a.m. Location: Peace Lutheran Church You should know: Hands-on flowering arrangements by Blumen Moister Flower and Garden Market. Lunch at Chili's Canyon Lake Art Guild Time: I p.m. Location: The Community Resource and Recreation Center, Sattler You should know: Mary Zirkel, renown artist, will do a demonstration on oil painting. Information: Call (830) 899-7650 COMMUNITY Senior Games Time: 9:30 a.m. Location: CCRC of Canyon Lake Blood Drivs Time: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Location: Texas Department of Transportation, 2940 1-35 S Information: Tammy Haecker at 609-0707 Narcotics Anonymous Time: 6:45 p.m. Location: 24-hour Club Christ Presbytsrian Church . Pioneer Club Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Location: Christ Presbyterian Church, 1620 E. Common St. You should know: for children ages 3 through grade 8 Alcoholics Anonimos ' Fecha: miercoles y jueves Tempo: 8 ha 9 p.m. Donde: 1142 Eikel Informacion: 625-0057 Comal Country Music Show Time: 7 to 10 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. Location: Civic Center, New Braunfels You should know: Benefits the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. Barbecue dinners and sandwiches are available. Cost: $4 Information: Call 606-4547 WORKSHOPS Low-Impact Dance Aerobics Class Time: 8:15 a.m. Location: Seale Parish House You should know: Cardiovascular workout, strength training with light weights, stretching. Information: Call 625-9295 DON'T MISS Photo courtesy of Texas l utheran University 'Winds of Change' The Texas Lutheran University Concert Band and Symphonic Winds will perform the second concert in the “Winds of Change” series at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Jackson Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. The program will open with the concert band performing "The Star Spangled Banner (A Love Song To Our Country),” a spirited arrangement of the national anthem arranged by Jack Stamp. The band will also play "Jericho, Behind The Wall” by David Weirich, Stamp’s “Elegy for English Horn,” featuring Alyssa McKeithen, instructor of music, and “Courdy Airs and Dances," by Ron Nelson. The TLU Symphonic Winds will open its program with Percy Grainger’s “Lads of\Vamphrey." Some of the other tunes to be performed are “Moon by Night,” by Jonathan Newman and Edward Gregson’s "Tuba Concerto," featuring Kendall Prinz, instructor of music. Aprobics Clat* Tme: 9 to 10:30 a.m. Location: Landa Recreation Center You should know: Register at Landa Recreation Center prior to each class, through Dec. 22. Cost: $3 per class or $25 for 10 classes. Information: Call (830) 608-2167 Rabuilding Class Date: Each Wednesday through end of December Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Location: Church of Christ at 1665 Business Loop 35 South. You should know: Class uses the "Rebuilding When Your Relationship Ends" book by Dr. Bruce Fisher and Dr. Robert Alberti. Childcare is provided. Cost: $15 for the book. Information: Call 609 2924 AARP Drivsr Safsty Program Date: Today and Thursday Tme: 6 to 10 p.m. Location: Peace Lutheran Church, 1147 S. Walnut Avenue You should know: For licensed drivers who want to refresh or improve their defensive'driving skills and quality for a multiple year auto insurance discount. Cost: $10 Information: Call Bob Karabinus at 620-0675 to register GOVERNMENT Comal County Commission-ers' Court workshop Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooperative Auditorium, 36101 FM 3159, Smithson Valley You should know: Commissioners will meet with U.S. Sen. Jeff Wentworth Schertz City Council Time: 7 p.m. Location: Municipal Complex Council Chambers, 1400 Schertz Parkway DON'T FORGET Now Braunfels High School Class of 1942 Date: Thursday Time: 6 p.m. Location: Pat's Place Information: Call 625-5445 GET TICKETS McKenna Memorial Hospital 50th Anniversary Gala Date: Saturday Tme: 6:30 p.m. Location: McKenna Community Outreach Center (the former H-E-B building), 843 W. San Antonio St. You should know: Proceeds benefit McKenna Healthcare Foundation. Cost: Tickets are $100 per person, or $950 for tables of eight. Information: Call 606-2180 Harvastfast Date: Tuesday Tme: 6 p.m. Location: GVTC auditorium You should know: Sponsored by Heritage Museum of the Texas Hill Country. Stew and cornbread served at 6 p.m. Cost: $6 in advance, $7 at door. Desserts $1; raffle tickets $1. Information: Call Nell Bernhard 964 3792 WEATHER I LICK C„LJ.C K Updated forecasts: Type "city, state" or zip code into space provided and click "go" button. TEXAS FORECAST 5-DAY OUTLOOK FOR NEW BRAUNFELS AND COMAL COUNTY SJtMMWO* yiiHi TODAY Friday Partly cloudy Mostly cloudy Chance of rain Saturday Saturday Thunderstorms Mostly cloudy Rain: <20% Hi: 80 Low: 52 Rain: 30% Hi: 55 Low: 45 Colder Hi: 58 Low: 52 possible Hi 60 Low 52 Warmer Hi 72 Low: 52 Wednesday, Nov. 12 AccuWeather .com forecast for daytime conditions, high/low temperatures CCH O    KAN ^    I      *    < Amarill° 50V33“    OKLA. Wichita Falls 63V41* ______ ___ Et Paso 75‘/46“ I '' -____ •    Dallas    72-/44“ Midland 63“/3»“    -gas—aa- Austin {S2*/51‘ San Antonio 81 “/SO ME JUCO ti i ownuVille 86-/65“ O 2003 AccuWeather. Inc. WW. WMS, ela* «•**> "tow* «*•* edfcA Sunny Pt Cloudy Cloudy    Showers I storms Ham    Flurries    Snow    Ice TODAY'S EVENTS DAVID INGRAM/Herald-Zeitung Traffic around Main Plaza was reduced to one lane Tuesday as New Braunfels Utilities crews continued to hang Christmas lights. ■ Delay: The inside lane of northbound Interstate 35 will be closed beginning at 9 p m Thursday, Nov 13 from Rueckle Road to north of Walnut Avenue ■ Reopens: 6 a m. Friday. Nev 14 ■ Detour. None Expect delays subject to weather. ■ Work: Contractor will be removing temporary traffic barriers For Commuters: Sen Antonio ■ Closure: Westbound left lane of Loop 410 West frontage road from West Avenue to Jackson Keller is closed until further notice Center lane is closed from 8:30 a m to 6 p m daily. ■ Reopens: When Loop 410 widening project'is completed ■ Detour: None available ■ Work: Loop 410 widening. BY TNK NUMBERS IN COMAL COUNTY Highs/lows . 11/10 Canyon Dam 73/53 New Braunfels Airport 79/54 Rainfall 11/10 Month Bulverde n/a n/a Canyon Dam OOO 0 17 Fischer Store n/a n/a New Braunfels OOO 0 18 Spring Branch n/a n/a Water Flows 11/10 Change Edwards Aquifer 682 2 0 Comal River 382 0 cubic ft/second Canyon Dem 11/11 Change Inflow 223 0 cubic ft/ second Outflow 141 0 cubic ft/second Lake level 908 97 +0 01 feet above mean sea level NBU Pumping Report 11/11 Surface water n/a million gallons Lake level n/a million gallons TODAY'S FORECASTS ACROSS TEXAS City, Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Amarillo/81 /53//Cldy Austm;82/62//Cldy Brownsville/86/66//Cldy Dallas-Ft Worth/82/59//Cldy El Paso/79/58//Cldy Houston/85/67//PCIdy ♦ Lubbock/71/55//Cldy Midland-Odessa/79/58//Cldy San Antonio/ 79/60//Cldy NATIONAL City, Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Albuquerque/64/45//Ram Baltimore/57/32//Cldy Boston/46/32/ 11/Cldy Buffalo/53/34/27/PCIdy Chicago/56/47/ 01/PCIdy Cmcmnati/60/53/ 19/Ram Cleveland/60/43/22/Ram Denver/59/32//Clr Des Momes/58/45//PCIdy Detroit/57/39/ 33/Cldy Duluth/50/34//Show lndianapolis/59/54/ 26/Cldy Kansas City/62/51//Cldy Las Vegas/67/49//Ram Los Angeles/73/55//Ram Miami Beach/84/74/ 07/PCIdy New Or!eans/83/62//PCIdy New York City/53/41//Ram Philadelphia/57/34// Ram Phoenix/80/63//Ram Pit tsburgh/54/37/ 19/Rain Sacramento/66/45//Clr St Louis/67/57//PCIdy Tampa-St Ptrsbg/84/67//PCIdy Washington,DC ,/59/42//Cldy WEATHER EXTREMES High 86 at Fort Myers, Fla Low 9 at Wells, Nev SUN and MOON    MOON    PHASES Sunrise today 6 55 a rn    ^ 4    M    Last qtr.    Haw    M    1st qtr. (    \ Fu Sunset today 5 39 pm ^ 11/18 ^^11/25 ^ 12/2 V yi2/ POLLEN COUNTS Trees    n/a Weeds    n/a Grass    n/a www dental oig/ nab COASTAL FORECAST Port Aransas: Partly cloudy Highs in the lower 80s Light and variable winds becoming southeast IO to 15 mph in the afternoon Chance of ram 10 percent Wednesday night Turning cooler with a 30 percent chance of showers after midnight Vt ft Associated Hr ess ;