New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, April 23, 2005, Page 9

Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung April 23, 2005

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 23, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas GOODFORYOU Photo submitted Ann Bedford competed in an Ironman triathlon inTempe, Ariz., finishing in the top 70 percent. Bedford competes in Ironman Triathlon Ann Bedford, daughter of Don and JoAnn Bedford of New Braunfels, competed in an Ironman triathlon in Tempe, Ariz., and finished in the top 70 percent. Bedford, 29, graduated from New Braunfels High School in 1993 and earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1997. She earned her law degree from the University of Houston in 2001 and is employed in Austin with the law firm of Fletcher and Springer. Bedford competed in the one day event on April 9 in a 2 mile swim, followed by a 112 mile bike ride then a 26.2 mile marathon run. Bedford completed the events in 13 hours and 53 minutes. “There were about 1,900 competitors, and about 23 percent were women,” she said. “I think I finished about 1,100th." Her family attended the one day event. — Scott Mahon Birthdays/Anniversaries HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO: I Jackie Brinkkoeter ■ Kathy Krause I Sue Peters I Gladys Klaemer HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO: I Walter and Dorothy Mueller, April 24 How to get your news into the Herald-Zeitung Residents are encouraged to share their accomplishments, special moments and community events. You can submit by: ■ Mail — 707 Landa St 78130. ■ [email protected] ■ Information — Call 625-9144, ext 222 SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2005 DAILY Section B TODAY'S EVENTS CLI! Post 35 bingo Time: 1:30 p.m. early bird, 2 p.m. regular bingo Location: 4210 FM 482, Old Solms Road You should know: Smoke-free Information: 625-5535 Erxleben Family Reunion Time: 2 p.m. Location: Albert Kyper Hermann Sons Lodge No. 106, 1685 Hwy. 46 You should know: Descendants of Samuel Heinrich, Friedrick Andereas and Dorothea Elizabeth Dewitz Erxleben are invited to attend. Bring memorabilia, an item for silent auction, sandwiches, chips/dips, and/or dessert. Information: Dorothy J. Schneider 625-0592 COMMUNITY Honey Creek Guided Tours Time: 9 a.m. Location: Meet at Rust House inside park. You should know: Wear comfortable shoes and dress for weather Information: (210) 520-6412, or (830) 438-2656. Children's Open Mic Show Time: 3 to 4 p.m. Location: New Braunfels Museum of Art and Music You should know: Monthly children's show, enjoy a variety of fun, silly and energetic songs performed by al Barlow and Jessica Shepherd, instruments provided, or bring your own. Special guests April 9 are Cowboy Mike and the Joyful Fairy. Parents invited to come and watch. Information: 625-5636 Casino Night Fund-raiser and Auction Time: 7 to 11 p.m. Location: New Braunfels Museum of Art and Music You should know: Benefits Montessori Country Day School Information: Barbara Springer 625-5052 6th Annual Jazz Festival Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Jackson Auditorium, Texas Lutheran University You should know: Featuring Kristin Korb, well-known bassist and jazz singer. Cost: Free Information: Keith Dye, [email protected] or (830) 372-6015 Boerne Garden Club Plant Sale Time: 9 a.m. Location: Boerne Main Plaza You should know: Proceeds to be MANDY REARY/Herald-Zeitung DON'T MISS ALUMINUM CAN ROUNDUP Michael Wells, Georgia Wells and Dan Baierl prepare for an aluminum can roundup. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to I p.m. April 30 in the New Braunfels Senior Citizens Center. T he event is sponsored by New Braunfels Evening Lions. First 500 kids with 5 pounds of cans gets a coupon for a free ice cream. Top child gets a savings bond. Proceeds benefit local children with eye exams and glasses. For information, call Georgia Wells at 627-3467. used for community beautification projects. • Information: Anita Porterfield (830) 537-5940 Lake Dunlap Volunteer Fire Department Fund-raiser Time: 11 a.m. Location: LDVFD, 915 Pothast Drive You should know: Visit from the Rampage, live auction and dance to music of a D.J. Information: 620-5605 Quilling Exhibit Time: 1 to 4 p.m. Location:The Sophienburg Museum Information:The Sophienburg at 629-1572 The Zedler Mill Classic Canoe Race You should know: Benefits the restoration and reconstruction of historic Zedler Mill in Luling. Includes six classes of canoe races. Fee based on type of race entered. All participants will receive lunch ticket andT-shirt. Concessions available. Information:Trey Bailey (830) 875-3214, ext. 4 Flea Market and Bake Sale Time: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Seguin Herman Sons Lodge No. 37, Hwy. 90 West and FM 725 You should know:Toys, clothing, arts & crafts, household items, homemade baked goods, foods and drinks. Information: (830) 379-6429 Dance Time: 7 to 11 p.m. Location: Eagles Hall, 257 E. South St. You should know: Good Time Polka and Waltz Club, music by the Red Ravens Orchestra from El Campo. Guests welcome. Cost: $10 Information: 625-0275 "Woods Tea Company" Date: Today Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: BrauntexTheatre You should know: Final Show of Brauntex 2004-2005 season; folk music, dry humor and fiery Celtic instruments.Tickets available at China-n-Things, Henne Hardware, New Braunfels Chamber, Canyon Lake Office supply. Herald-Zeitung To have your event publicized, contact Melissa McCaghren at 625-9144, ext. 222, or by e-mail at [email protected] com Cost: $20 general, $25 reserved. Information: 627-0808 Household Chemical Waste Collection Date: Today Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Fire Station No. 2, 4120 Loop 337 You should know: Do not bring tires, medical waste, gas cylinders, radioactive material, commercial waste, explosives or ammunition. Call for specific listing. Information: Carol Edgett 608-8656 'Forever Plaid' Date:Through today Time: 8 p.m. You should know: Musical comedy about four young men from the '50s who are prevented from giving their first concert by a serious accident, but Heaven gives them a second chance by letting them return to Earth to sing again.Tickets available at China-n-Things. Cost: $15 general; $13 seniors and students Information: 609-3092 REMINDERS DON'T FORGET Family Praise Center UPC Service Date: Sunday Time: Meeting time 2:30 p.m. Location: Currently meeting at New Braunfels Church of the Nazarene, 1465 I-35 N. You should know: Recently started church, Pastor is Leon Sugget. Information: (830) 237-7416 New Braunfels Community Chorale Concert Date: Sunday Time: 3 p.m. Location: BrauntexTheatre, 290 W. San Antonio St. You should know:Tickets available at Brauntex, Johnson Furniture, China-n-Things or a chorale member. Cost: $7 Information: 625-0351 Worship in the park Date: Sunday Time: 10:45 a.m. Location: Landa Park, Picnic Area No. 9 You should know: River City Vineyard Community Church will hold its Vineyard Mainstream Worship Celebration. Visitors are welcome to attend for a breakfast taco and worship on a cool spring morning.The morning will consist of snacking, singing, an encouraging message from the Bible, and prayer for all in need. Information: Call (830) 625-3175 or visit www.rcvineyard.org. WEATHER Updated forecasts: www.srh.noaa.gov Type "city, state" or zip code into space provided and click "go" button. MAS FORECAST TODAY Mostly sunny Hi: 78 Low: 45 Saturday, April 23 ACCUWaathar.com I Of acast for daytime conditions, tow/high temperatures MO OKLA N M Wichita rails go /40 ] ,--  Midland    73    /47 El Paso [77 /57 JJ_ # • ‘    !  ^ San Antonio 78 /50 • l.jl «... Houston 76 /44 Va Assoc    PfCCS SUN and MOON Sunrise today 6.57 a.m. Sunset today 8:05 p.m. MOON PHASES Full 4/24 I Last qtr. 5/1 5/8 I let qtr. 5/16 POLLEN COUNTS Mold    High Grate    Moderate Pecan    Moderate Oak    Moderate COASTAL FORECAST _______ Port Aransas: Partly cloudy with northeast winds at 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in afternoon. High in upper 70s. It will be partly cloudy tonight with northeast winds at 5 to 15 knots. Low in upper 50s inland, around 60 coast. Sunday Partly cloudy Hi: 72 Low: 52 Monday Mostly cloudy Rain: 40% Hi: 76 Low: 57 Tuesday Partly doudy Hi: 79 Low: 53 Wednesday Partly doudy Hi: 78 Low: 58 BY THE NUMBERS IN COMAL COUNTY Baltimore/66/50/.06/Cldy Highs/lows 4/21 Boston/54/39//Clr Canyon Dam 81/65 Buffalo/54/36//Rain New Braunfels Airport 78/67 Rainfall 4/21 Month Ch icago/57/42/.21 /Ra i n Cincinnati/59/51/.52/Rain Cleveland/50/34//Rain Canyon Dam 0.00 0.06 New Braunfels 0.00 0.61 Water Flows 4/22 Change Denver/60/32//PCIdy Edwards Aquifer 693.5 -0.1 Detroit/56/38//Rain Comal River 444.0 0 cubic ft/second Honolulu/87/74//PCIdy Canyon Dam 4/22 Change lndianapolis/55/51/.57/Rain Inflow 659.4 -10.4 cubic ft/second Las Vegas/77/57//PCIdy Los Angeles/75/56//PCIdy Mpls-St Paul/63/45//PCIdy Outflow 494 0 cubic ft/second Lake level 910.18 +0.03 feet above mean sea level Nashville/83/60/. 12/Rain New Orleans/83/63//PCIdy New York City/63/48//PCIdy NBU Pumping Report 4/22 Surface water 7.155 million gallons Oklahoma City/83/53//PCIdy Philadelphia/68/43//Rain Well level 1.375 million gallons ACROSS TEXAS as of 8 a rn. Saturday City/ HI/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Amarillo/71/44//Clr Austin/83/64//Cldy Dallas-R Worth/81/62//Clr El Paso/82/51//PCIdy Houston/82/68//PCIdy Lu bbock/82/47//Clr San Antonio/80/68//Cldy ACROSS THE NATION as of 8 a m. Tuesday City/ Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Atlanta/78/56//Rain Phoenix/85/62//PCIdy Pittsburgh/59/4Q/.01 /Rain St Louis/76/60/.49/Rain Salt Lake City/56/37//PCIdy San Diego/68/60//PCIdy San Francisco/71 /53/'PCIdy Seattle/59/51 //PCIdy Tucson/85/55//PCIdy Washington,D.CV69/51/.26/Cldy WEATHER EXTREMES High 91 at Abilene. Low 16 at Berlin, N.H. RrLxxlDims ■ Closure: 1-35 Southbound from Schwab Road to FM 1103 will be dosed from 9 pm. to 5:30 a.m. Sunday, April 24, thoughThursday. April 28. ■ Reopens: By 5:30 a.m. April 28 ■ Detour This will be an alternating lane closure between I-35 S. and I-35 Northbound. ■Work: Contractor will be wrecking forms at FM 1103 bridge. ■ Closure: The southbound exit ramp 188 to Business 35 at the New Braunfels Marketplace is closed permanently and the southbound (west) frontage road will be switched to the newly completed frontage road from south ofTexas 46 to the Marketplace. ■ Reopens: The exit closure is permanent ■ Detour. Traffic will be switched to the newly completed portion of the frontage road. ■Work: Interstate 35 reconstruction project. Super Sk8 gets new owners, who promise more fun, excitement for skaters. Roadwork •V* .    ■    »    ’'V - DAVID INGRAM Herald-Zeitung Traffic flows steadily down Business 35 Friday afternoon. ;

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Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Issue Date: April 23, 2005

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