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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 21, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas Tf W OCTOBER f w SPORTS GETTING READY Smithson New Braunfels host homecoming Canyon visits Dripping Page 5A INSIDE ROLL ON Marble show gives collec tors a chance to remember their Pago 2A Serving New Braunfels and Comal County since 285 14 2 sections CLICK Sunny High Low 83 57 Details 1B DEAR ABBY 3B CLASSIFIEDS M COMICS 2B CROSSWORD 2i FORUM 4A OBITUARIES 3A SPORTS BA TV GRIDS 3B Movie gives commissioner chance to shine By Ron Maloney Staff Writer If you see a film crew shooting in front of the Commissioners Court building today or its for a movie called Clean And if you see an extremely sharp dressed young man walking around outside the courthouse the next cou ple of days looking like an Ivy League alum and CIA it might just be Precinct 3 Commissioner Greg Park who will make his acting as an extra in a spy The being snot by an Austin production features Pepe whose credits include Scar Buckaroo Bonzai and The Rookie as a government The a cloakanddagger whodunit in the mold of the 1940s 50s film noir includes a crook known as the Black Widow who threatens the world with a destructive Parker brought the proposal to commissioners Thursday on behalf See MOVIE Page 3A FIGHTINGBACK Domestic violence survivors join forces By Leigh Jones Staff Writer The messages on the hand painted Tshirts flapping in the Landa Park breeze Thursday belied the garments festive Youre not worth the drama and trauma in my You never know a even if its the one you love The hung on a clothes line for the Crisis Center of Comal Countys domestic violence aware ness were decorated by vic tims as a way to express the pain of their Dottie Hough shook her head as she looked at the shirt hanging above her In fluorescent its creator had Four broken One broken Broken It fills my heart and it she describing how the silent expressions of anguish made her What these women have gone through is over At least these have asked for help and have sur Hough was one of about 75 people who took time out of their day to attend the annual vigil and honor domestic violence The show of support was encouraging to a young woman who shared her story of Im so happy to be here and that so many have shown she I hope someone will hear Air show flies high over New Braunfels Photos by DAVID Kristy Kari RoseanneVan Zandt and Dottie Hough view masks made by vic tims of domestic violence that were on display at the Domestic Violence Awareness Vigil held at Landa Park a victim of domestic receives a hug from Comal County Sheriffs Department Detective Wayne Lehman after giving an emotional In a shaky whose last name was withheld for her told the crowd about the night her husband tried to kill I was stabbed sev eral and he slashed my she I just prayed that I would laying on the floor that Not a day goes by that I dont look in the mirror at my scars and think about what Amanda ended her story by thanking the law enforcement officials who helped You guys were she We are all so grateful for your See DOMESTIC Page 3A 4B board agrees to help fund English classes on West side By Leigh Jones StaffWriter The Industrial Development 4B board approved giving to the Institute for Public Health and Education Research TIPHER Executive Director Carlos Campos told board members the money would be used to help remodel newly purchased property on South Krueger Avenue to accom modate expanded GED and Eng lish as a Second Language We expect to double our classes in he We also plan to offer soft skills classes for people in our community who are enter This is a great opportunity to expand services to a part of town that has been forgotten by this Jay Patrick 46 board member ing the job market without them right Soft skills refer to business eti communication skills and proper Board member Jay Patrick applauded TIPHERs efforts to ben efit citizens on New Braunfels West This is a great opportunity to expand services to a part of town that has been forgotten by this he Before TIPHER can spend Jthe city council must approve the In other the board approved this years The new divisions provide slight ly more money for quality of life projects instead of The 4B fund balance is expected to rise to million by the end of the 200506 fiscal Budget allocations include million in potential Unlike the citys operating budg the 4B board is not required to approve specific expenditures every giving members leeway to modify their allocations during the The board also elected new offi cers Matt Harrison remains the groups By Ron Maloney StaffWriter AT A GLANCE HI What Moonlight Fund Airshow HWhen 3 Saturday S Where New Braunfels Municipal The barnstormers i are coming to New i Braunfels for an oldi fashioned air show i The 6th Annual Moonlight Fund Airi show is moving from i its previous home in Seguin to New Braunfels for the first It will include flyovers of old military helicopter and bal loon radiocontrolled model aero and for those who like to keep their feet on the the fastest Chevy S10 pickup in the world will make a pass down municipal airports main 380 The Moonlight Fund benefits burn vic tims and their Henry Coffeen of an aerobatic flier who is a survivor of burns suffered in 1998 when the fuel tank of his plane forcing him to bail is an organizer of the which until now took place at Huber Air Park in Weve kind of outgrown our Cof feen The city of New Braunfels was See SHOW Page 3A COMING SATURDAY Thank you Congressman Lamar Smith visits New Braunfels to thank National Guardsmen for their NB man passenger injured in auto accident By Ron Maloney StaffWriter LA 22yearold New Braun fels man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a singlevehicle accident south of the Wilson County An official with the Floresville Depart ment of Public Safety office reported that Brent Green was killed in the which occurred on FM No other information was The official said the trooper investigating the accident was at the scene late Green was driving a Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative The passenger in the Noriega of was taken to Guadalupe Valley Hospital in where he was treated and The entire GVEC employee family is griefstricken by this said General Manager Darren Schauer in a news The heartfelt sympathy and prayers of all of us at GVEC go out to Brents Jeanie Welcomes You To m M n 111 mi Co me To The Uptown Piano Bar
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