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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 23, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2A HERALDZEITUNG November 2005 Bascon announces intention to run for courtatlaw seat Stephanie Bascon From Staff Reports An attorney with a long time local law firm has announced she would like to replace County Courtat Lciw Judge Brenda Chap Stephanie who works in the firm of Rea Lam on and has announced she will seek Chapmans b e n c h beginning in the March 7 Republican County Courtat Law 2 con ducts mis demeanor family law and juvenile tri guardianship hearings and This court handles a wide variety of so it is important that the per son who takes on this posi tion has both a broad base of experience and has the proven skills and leadership of identifying finding solutions and implementing plans to bring about Bas con My campaign motto is Taking Getting Results because that is the type of person that I I identify problems and work to solve I will take this same attitude to the bench and work hard for the citizens of Comal Coun Bascon has handled a variety of cases in her 14 years working as an attor J spent the first seven or eight years of practice han dling probate disputes and defending doctors and hos pitals in medical malprac tice cases that usually involved claims of mil lion dollars or Bas con I saw many frivo lous claims that never should have been I fought to have those cases thrown out of court as will continue to fight to clean up the court sys tem and get rid of frivolous TEXAS CINEMA MARKETPLACE 12 651 Business IH 35 830 625 4400 I For more information regarding Bascons cam call e mail her at or visit her Web site at I The filing period for the 2006 election cycle is to I The primary election will be conducted March The general election will be Bascon attended college at the University of graduating with honors in 1988 with a degree in polit ical She grad uated from the University of Houston Law School in 1991 in the top 10 percent of her class and began pri vate practice that same In she joined Rea Lam on and Bluntzer To address quality of life and dignity in death Bascon developed the idea of conducting living will clinics throughout Comal With the help of lawyer residents were able to complete legal documents to address these Bascon also created and coordinated a mock trial competition for atrisk stu dents at New Braunfels High The mock trial allowed atrisk students to experi ence the court system in a positive Bascon and her have been married for 13 years and have three Andre and The Bascons are mem bers of Peter and Paul Catholic where they are both involved in several church and school Bascon is a member of the New Braunfels Rotary Club the Hope Hospice Tree of Lights committee the McKenna Healthcare Foundation committee and the Board of Directors for an atrisk high school student pro Credit Cards Accepted at Box i Concessions 4DtyMvfwaTttaii MwORSihMBul 65RV9L Come wrif for best selection Custom Designs Blinds H I G H E S T V A I T VV K S I 1 l I C K S CUSTOM SJIADKS 80 OFF 2 Wood Blinds 75 OFF Cellular Shades Vertical Blinds I 35 OFF Custom Shutters 25 35 OFF All Drapery Fabrics FREE ESTIMATES 830 Years in BUMIHV HOW TO CONTACT US HeraldZeitung 707 Landa New TX 78130 830 Published on Sunday mornings and weekday mornings Tuesday through Friday by the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung IUSPS 707 Landa or Drawer New Comal Texas Periodical postage paid by the New Braunfels HeraldZeitung in New Subscription rates Carrier delivered in Comal and Guadalupe counties Three 3 Six 6 Onu 1 Mail delivery outside Comal County in Texas Three 3 Six 6 One I Mail outside lexas Six 6 One I Postmaster Send address changes to the New Braunfels Drawer New Delivery problems Subscribers who have not received a newspaper by 6 Tuesday through Friday and by 7 Saturday and Sunday can call 830 Staff directory Doug Editor and Publisher 20Jj doug,,toney@heraldzeitung.com Jeremy Managing Editor 220 jpafford@herald2eitung.com Jeff Circulation 228 jfowler@heraldzeitunp.com Neice Marketing 208 nbell@heraldzeitung.com Valerie Business Manager Ext 202 yshields@heraIdzeitung.cQm Henry Production Manager 830 6255232hcoello@heraldzeitung.com Robyn Graphic Department 205 Classified call 215 display call 208 call Bulverde man seeks commissioner post From Staff Reports The Precinct 2 Republican primary will be a rematch of the 2002 Bulverde resident Charlie Can tu has announced his inten tion to seek JayMillikins seat on the Comal County Commission ers Millikin won the 2002 March Republican primary defeating Cantu votes to Precinct 2 is comprised of the southern reaches of Comal including all of Bulverde and Garden Ridge and parts of New A county commissioner represents the voters in his or her district in the conduct of county A com missioner has one of five votes on the commissioners the countys governing Commissioners court sets the county budget and tax rate oversees employees and county roads signs contracts for the county approves sub division plats and performs many other I believe in keeping our homes safe and protecting our Cantu said in a prepared I believe in keeping our water pure and I believe the best way to take care of the people and their needs is to have a great team a team comprised of engaged citizens and a hardworking representative in county gov I am that represen Cantu said he believed in serving by maintaining the principles of commitment and He promised he would main tain the highest I will consistently build relationships with the citizens by consulting with them for the best Cantu I am committed to partner ships like the one I created between Comal Independent School San Antonio Charlie Cantus campaign Web site is College and Texas State Uni I am committed to the separation of powers in the Texas government and will maintain the proper atten tion in county Cantu said the countys budget should be prioritized to improve county services and ensure county roads arc safe and not under I am committed to enhancing and expanding our environmental programs to bring a return back to the Cantu Let us build our team for a better future for Comal 17yearold arrested in NBHS graffiti incident One youth has been arrested and another is being sought in connection with a graffiti incident that brought police to New Braunfels High School one week Police Detective Bob Parchman said Tyler of New Braunfels had been arrested Tuesday and booked into Comal County Jail on a charge of painting graffiti at the If the charge of painting graffiti on a school is a state jail felony punishable by six months to two years in a state jail and a fine of up to Parchman said Knott and another young Ray Martinez are thought to be responsible for a 16 incident at the high school where officials called police because the graffiti was inter preted by some to imply a Police officers went to the but no problems were Parchman said the inci dents were thought to be con nected to others around town where someone spraypaint ed on walls at the New Braun fels Tree of Life the Landa Street overpass and other Knotts bail was expected to be set by a magistrate today at Comal County Police were looking for Martinez on Tuesday We have no reason to believe hes Parchman Parchman said other arrests are possible in con nection with the graffiti inci Delayed ruling jeopardizes Delays House status AUSTIN AP Tom DeLays lawyers asked a judge Tuesday to dismiss the charges against him and set a trial soon if the case but the judge did fur ther jeopardizing DeLays post as House majority Senior Judge Pat Priest said he will rule on DeLays request in If he goes ahead with the a trial isnt likely until January at the earli DeLay wanted the charges stemming from a purported 2002 campaign finance scheme resolved by The longer the House goes without a permanent majori ty the more likely it is that Republicans will elect a new DeLay was forced to step down in September because of the charges against Its very important to Congressman DeLay because hes been required to step down from his leadership post simply because of the exis tence of an DeLays attorney Dick DeGuerin Priest said he understood DeLay was operating on a short but he said other court responsibilities would not allow him to schedule a trial I doubt very seri ously were going to get to tri al before the first of the Priest In ambition by others for DeLays leadership post grows and Republicans could move to permanently replace said Bruce a govern ment professor at the Univer sity of Texas in SATURDAY LOTTO Jackpot million 91519 22 30 BB13 LOITER11 Jackpot million 11 13 20 3237 BB 26 RKCKLKSS KKLLY K INCiRAM PICKS i 048 I 9MWM Night I TEXAS 922374143MB30 1W 73135 BB 33 i 3 WOOD FLOORS CARPET NOW CERAMIC TILE NOW LAMINATE FLOORS WAS Now THE FLOOR DEPOT CARPET CLOSEOUis 15125 IHJ5N 6210IH10W Jason Allen DrttmbcrM KEVIN FOWLER GOSPEL BRUNCH TEXAS TWIST Dimnhr t I7lh JERRY JEFF WALKER Drmta ila NEW yCABS EVE ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL piest JOHN 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one You and Your Family are cordially invited to join us at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Thanksgiving for prayer and Mass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated at am followed by a Thanksgiving Meal which will be served from in the Parish If you are unable to be with us but would like to have dinner brought to your home please call the church hall at Have a Blessed Thanksgiving