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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 14, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas W IT SEPTEMBER HERALD SPORTS EASY WINS Canyon cruises past Lake Travis at New Braunfels crushes Page 6A COUPON SAVE BIG Save 10 percent off the Chinese and Japanese bar becue buffet at Bamboo Asian Page 4A Serving New Braunfels and Comal County since 254 16 2 sections CLICK iv Cloudy High Low 95 Details DEAR ABBY 4B CLASSIFIEDS M COMICS 3B CROSSWORD M FORUM 4A OBITUARIES 3A SPORTS 6A TV GRIDS 41 Detective Injured man carried pellet gun By Ron Maloney Staff Writer Comal County Sheriffs officials identified the man shot early Satur day when he brandished a weapon at two They also revealed that the weapon he used was a high velocity CO2 pel let gun albeit one that looks very similar to an automatic Sheriffs detective Tommy Ward identified the injured man as Irving Wayne whose last known address was on Willow Drive in Lake As of Tuesday West was listed in critical but stable condition at Brooke Army Medical where he was being treated for three gunshot wounds to the upper No charges had been filed against West as of The investigation into the 1 incident and the circumstances sur rounding Wests shooting Were trying to find out what got him and why he was Ward See Page 8A MIXING BUSINESS AND FUN Business Trade Show opens with a bang By Ron Maloney Staff Writer AT A GLANCE I What Business Trade Show I to 6 today I Where Civic center 1 Cost Its taken a very but the authorities finally caught up with Stoney And Arlon Her And Leah All in blackandwhite county jail were behind bars Tuesday But the bars werent at the coun ty jail they were on the stage at theNewrBraunfels Civic And Hermes and Gomez werent they were the emcees at the preview party for the 17th Annual Business Trade which continues today from 10 to 6 Admission is and includes hors d beverages and the opportunity to meet and mix with the people who run 59 local small The jail Williams came from this years Monopoly game Advance to GO Collect New Business This is a Monopoly Williams referring to the show around And this he grabbed the bars is the Its the emcees table and where they want us in Show chair Marty Lindley said the Business Trade Show got its start with the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerces Business Development Committee to get small businesses together and expose them to New The size of the show is somewhat limited by the size of the civic We sell out each year and theres a waiting Lindley The sneak preview started as just a big party to start the trade The businesses are from New Braunfels and outlying areas as she Photos by MANDY Former New Braunfels Mayor Stoney Leah Gomez and Arlon Hermes play the emcee roll the Business Trade Show at the civic centerTuesday The theme of the night was and as the trio dressed in jailhouse stripes and sat in a booth decorated as a jail from the the opening night of the Business Trade Show allowed busi nessmen and to such as Kathy of Coldwell Banker and Sally Singley of Barnard Donogan Its a great way to support the chamber and small Lind ley Most of our business is Behind up in the Williams and Hermes were giving out door standing in front of the was asked if she were as big a crook as they No thats why Im out here and theyre in she Behind the jailbirds were arguing about Look at his Hermes See Page 3A Cooking school offers hints to make life easier in the kitchen By staff reports Trying new recipes can be a sat isfying especially when your family raves over the finished Most recipes offer clear and con cise but once in a while a step in the preparation process will trip you For exam do you know what to substi tute if you dont have buttermilk for a recipe The Taste of Home Cooking School understands this dilem ma and is headed your way with a lineup of recipes that will include an assortment of useful AT A GLANCE of Home Cooking School When 5 Tuesday Where New Braunfels Civic Center Information For call the HeraldZeitung at 6259144 or stop by 707 Landa in New cooking hints and The HeraldZeitung will host the popular cooking event Tuesday at the New Braunfels Civic Eleven recipes showcasing regional favorites will be present ed by Tamra a home economist with the Taste of Home Cooking As she prepares Chocolate Peanut Butter NoBake she will share the magic of transforming cookies into Its a tasty treat that kids can help Want to add hearthealthy salmon to your but looking for more than broiled fish Duncan will present Pepper Crusted Salmon with Pinto Bean a savory blend of beans and tomatoes on blackened Learn how easy it is to blacken salmon for a spicy flavor Have you ever used an immer sion blender for making soup Come to the cooking school for a demonstration and discover other solutions to simplify your food preparation Now if you are still wondering about a substitute for buttermilk the answer is sour Add 1 tablespoon lemon juice or white vinegar to 1 cup Let it stand 10 minutes and then add to your And if that same recipe calls for selfrising flour and all you have is See Page 2A Few speak out as council sets tax rate By Ron Maloney Staff Writer Its difficult to argue with a twocent drop in the tax Maybe thats why only three people showed up at Tuesday nights pub lic hearing on the As a result of retired debt and a little belt New Braunfels expects to be able to lower its effective tax rate to cents per cents for mainte nance and operations and cents for debt The million general fund 2006 budget will pay for six new police officers and one patrol as well as six new fire fighter slots for a new It will also extend hours at the New Braunfels Public Library and reopen it on The proposed tax while a decrease of more man two cents will raise 10 percent more revenue than last year based on high er appraisals and new construction within the a couple of points above the states 8 percent rollback The first reading of an ordinance to adopt See Page 8A The New Braunfels Unicorns seek their first vic tory while Smithson Valley New Braunfels firefighters mourn one of their own By Ron Maloney Staff Writer The New Braunfels Fire Department will bury one of its own fire chief credited with laying the foundation for the department that protects this city Funeral services for Chief Jack who served New Braunfels as its fire chief from 1982 to will be conducted at 10 Thursday at New Braunfels Presbyterian Church on Howard The service will be a ceremoni al firefighters funeral and will be followed by burial in Fort Sam Houston National Ceme See Page New Braunfels Fire Chief John Herber served under who came to New Braunfels late in liis career and served first as fire marshal under Chief Elmer I was an EMT basic and a Herber recalled I had just come in in 1978 under Chief Zipp and Jack Wilson Jack Wilson See Page 3A
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