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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 15, 2004, New Braunfels, Texas OCTOBER 11 SPORTS FOOTBALL Canyon in big game at Lake Travis New Braunfels hosts Marble Falls for homecom Page 6A OCTOBER RALDZEITUNG FORUM Duane Neel writes how the kindness of others is what makes New Braunfels a spe cial Page 4A 289 16 2 sections CLICK i Comal County since j 1 j 30 chance of rain High Low 72 47 DEARABBY M CLASSffltDfl 4i COMICS at CROSSWORD It FORUM 4A OBITUARIES SA SPORTS 6A 1B i TV GRIDS 2 resign from Airport Advisory Board By Scott Mahon Staff Writer Only a week after the annual Southwest Regional in New two mem bers of the airport advisory board Chairman Bill who has been on the board wnu iiao uccii uu me uuaiu FlyIn canceled its airshow 10 read a letter of res ignation Wednesday and ed a list of accomplishments during his tenure on the There comes a time when we realize our works are accomplished either as a sign of success or performed in confusion and he During the past 10 have been suc cessful in securing financ ing and grants for extensive upgrades to the ramps and Weve acquired grants for new security fenc acquired a new tractor and mower and brought the Southwest regional FlyIn to New Its been a wonderful suc cess story until but in See Page 3A A LIFETIME OF SERVICE Gym advertising getting workout in controversy DAVID Memtt Linden Anderson and Joe Rogers were honored as Living Legends at the civic center 3 honored as legends of New Braunfels By Ron Staff Writer Thursday night was a night of legends and a night of saying thank you to three people unsurpassed in making New Braunfels a better place to The Braunfels Foundation recognized Linden Ander Joe Rogers and Merritt Schumann for three very full lifetimes of community service that have helped make this city the place it naming them Legends of New Foundation President Dennis Heitkamp first intro duced describ ing her first as a Carl Schurz Elementary School teacher and then joining the American Red Cross at the outbreak of World War serving in three wars and retiring back to New Braunfels in But Anderson didnt retire She spent another career serving in too many clubs and civic organizations to I made up my mind that when I came back from my last assignment with the American Red Cross that I still needed to mean some thing in my Anderson With a background like Anderson still was modest Thursday When Tom Burrus called me and told me I had been selected as a living legend I was I was amazed and I was Anderson Thank you from the bottom of my heart for doing this for Merritt Schumann has spent a prosperous 50year career selling life and will not But it was what hes managed to do in his spare time for which he was recognized by the Braunfels He was an organizer and chair man of the Good Govern ment League and instru mental in bringing the councilmanager form of government to New Braun As a school board See Page 5A By Leigh Jones i Staff Writer j When New Braunfels High School girls I volleyball coach Phyllis Fowler walks into I the competition she is filled with Unicorn j But by the time basketball season i she is afraid walking into the gym will I elicit a different j The boys basketball booster club will be hanging 17 advertising signs on the i buildings blue paneled walls in the next j few j Local businesses paid each to have I their company names and logos displayed j for two i All those advertisements will deterio rate the look of our Fowler told New i Braunfels Independent School District I trustees I dont want it to look 1 junky Although the boys basketball booster club offered to share the potential adver i rising space with the other two sports that I use the volleyball and basket j said she was not interested j in selling i If this I do want my share of i she I want every third pan i el to be left j Unfortunately for trustees approved the project at their 20 I j Booster club members sold over 20 j See Page 5A HOW IS NBHS ATHLETIC MONEY ALLOCATED Football Baseball Cross Country Boys Basketball Girls Basketball Boys Golf Girls Golf Boys Soccer Girls Soccer Boys Track GirlsTrack Softball Tennis Volleyball Swimming Stand up and cheer High school cheerleading more than hut rooting for the sports Josephs Anglican Church helping out internationally JOSEPHS ANGLICAN CHURCH Pastor Will Griffin Denomination Anglican Province of America Attendance 20 Meeting time 11 Sunday Location 440 Seguin Phone 625 6820 Worship style formal Mission To cany the mes sage of Jesus Christ to all the world By Leigh Jonas StaffWriter Josephs Anglican Church is a small parish with a strong sense of who it is and who it is The church was founded by members who left the Episcopal Church in the United States over disagreements about the larger churchs liberal women were ordained as priests in Leaving the protection of the national church was not easy the priests lost their retirement packages and the con gregations lost Us Its been a long haul that has taken over 25 said Father Will Its been terribly Parishioner Nancy David said her deci sion to leave the Episcopal Church was both difficult and Tine new direction was totally different from what I had been raised to she I just felt 1 couldnt worship that David tried not going to church for a but that only left her feeling miser When she found she said she felt like she had come After leaving the the rebel New Braunfels Episcopalians formed a parish in the Anglican Province of According to APA their pur pose was to affirm the traditions of the Anglican church the Christian faith revealed by Christ and proclaimed by the scholars and martyrs of the early Josephs has come a long way since In the parish will move into its new 100seat right next to the current To help save the parish Griffin got the buildings plans from Johns AngHcan a parish in See Page 3A Victorian home next door to the new I BLUEBONNET MR 7UO VEHICLES IN STOCK VISIT OUR woo SUPER CENTO AT 1975 MOT SI VI
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