New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, December 29, 2005, Page 7

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

December 29, 2005

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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 29, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas CLUBS COMMUNITY DON'T FORGET GOODFORYOU Photo submitted Brooke Santarelli recently graduated from the Seguin Beauty School and will take her state regulation exam in Feburary. Santarelli graduates from Seguin Beauty School Brooke Santarelli recently graduated from the Seguin Beauty School. She enrolled in the cosmetology program and completed a course of 1,500 hours. Santarelli is the daughter of Debbie and Lou Murdock of Seguin and Ray and Alisha Santarelli of New Braunfels. She graduated from Navarro High School in 2004. She has a I-year-old daughter, Haylee Ranft. To get her diploma from Seguin Beauty School, Santarelli completed 1,500 hours of cutting, perming, coloring and styling hair. She also studied manicuring, pedicuring, facials, iron curling and weaving as a portion of her training. She is scheduled to take the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation exam in February. After she receives her state license, Santarelli plans to go to work at Blondes, Brunettes and Redheads in Live Oak. HAPPY BIRTHDAYS ■ Sabrina Brinkkoeter ■ Susan Dombusch ■ TYevor Dombusch ■ Alekandro Ramon Ortega How to get your news into the Herald-Zextung Residents are encouraged to share their accomplishments, special moments and community events. You can submit by: ■ Mail — 707 Landa St 7813a ■ [email protected] ■ Information — Call 625-9144, ext 222 Birthdays/Anniversaries THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2005 DAILY PLANNER unveils the county’s best football players. rTTTrnjan SectionB Herald-Zf.itung TODAY'S iVENTS Noon Lions Club Time: 11:30 a.m. Location: Senior citizens center Eagles Auxiliary Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. You should know: Quilting session. Information: Marsha Kiesling, 625-2734 Kiwanis Club Time: Noon Location: Live Oak Grill You should know: Individuals interested in joining are encouraged to attend. Information: At Beckley, 830- 899-4737 To have your event publicized, contact Melissa McCaghren at 625-9144, ext. 222, or by e-mail at [email protected] com SmokeStoppers Date: Jan. 10 Location: McKenna Sports Fitness and Rehabilitation Center You should know: Registration will be taken through Jan. 9. A complete schedule will be provided during first class. This is a 21-day multi-dimensional program. Instructors are ex-smokers. Cost: $69. Information: 606-2829 AARP Driver Safety Program Date: Jan. 11 and 12 Time: 1 to 5 p.m. Location: Peace Lutheran Church, 1147S. Walnut Ave. You should know: For licensed drivers who want to refresh/ improve their defensive driving skills and qualify for a multiple-year auto insurance discount. Information: Bob Karabinus, 620-0675 Claremont Colleges Reception Date: Jan. 13 Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Location: Marriott Riverwalk Hotel, 889 E. Market St., San Antonio You should know: Kick off the new year with a reception for alumni, parents, faculty and friends of The Claremont Colleges. RSVP by Jan. 9. Information: 1-888-SAGEHEN or [email protected] Young Singles' Night Out Data: Jan. 13 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Mamacita's You should know: Singles between the ages of 19 and 30 are invited for a meal and fellowship. Please confirm your attendance. Information: 830-303-7515 Groat Strides Dance for a Cure Date: Jan. 14 Time: 7 to 11 p.m. Location: Knights of Columbus Hall You should know: Admission includes dinner prepared by the Holy Smokers, live music and beverages; dance to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to help find new treatments and a cure. Music by the Harleys. Cost: $50 per couple. Information: Bill Barry, 830-609-4663 Hill Country Bridal Spectacular Date: Jan. 14 Time: Noon to 5 p.m. Location: Kay Harrison Auditorium, 1650 Independence Drive You should know: Featuring more than $10,00 in prizes, 70 vendors and two fashion shows. Cost: $4 advance; $5 at the door Information: 708-6661 or Holiday Camp Date: Through Friday Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location:The McKenna Club You should know: Ages 5 through 11. Guests are asked to bring swimsuit towel, change of clothes, sack lunch and snack each day. Cost: Based on membership Information: 606-2829 Alcoholics Anonymous — Smoke-Free Time: 7 p.m. Location: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 138 W. Austin St. Smoke-Free Bingo Time: 7 to 9:30 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m. Location: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 257 E. South St. You should know: No reservations required; adults only. Cost: $6 per person minimum New Year's Eve Dance Date: Saturday Time: 8 p.m. to midnight Location: American Legion, Seguin. You should know: Music by Swingin' Country. Cost: $12 Information: Basil Karm, 830-379-6709 New Year's Eve Dance Date: Saturday Time: 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Location: New Braunfels Civic Center You should know: Music by The Little Fishermen Orchestra. Tickets available at China-n-Things, Johnson's Furniture. Cost: $20 per person Information: 830-560-1503; 830-303-0213; 830-625-5321; or 830-625-1542. DAVID INGRAM/Herald Zeitung DON'T MISS BLOOD DRIVES Several blood drives are planned in the next few weeks in an effort to make up for a shortfall in the area. On Tuesday, there will be a drive from 9 a.m. to noon for Doug Dunlap, a teacher at Smithson Valley High School who was severely injured in an accident earlier this year. Call Cricket Ingraham at 830-885-7064 for information. On Jan. 5, St. Paul Lutheran Church will host a drive from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. TWo blood drives are scheduled Jan. IO. Kirkwood Manor will host one from 9 to 11 a.m., and Colonial Manor Nursing Home will host one from 2 to 4 p.m. Call Gayle Prettyman at 210-731-5568 for information. New Year's Eve Dance Date: Saturday Time: 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Location: American Legion Post 35,4210 FM 482, Solms You should know: Sponsored by the Ortega family; DJ music by Frank Ortega and the Boys. Cost: $8/person presales; $10/per-son at the door Information: Lynda Casarez, 606-0754 New Year's Eve Country Dance Date: Saturday Time: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Location: Country Cabaret, 839 FM 467, Seguin You should know: BYOB and party snacks. Cost: $12; $10 advance Information: 830-379-2995 Polka Dancing Date: Jan. 5 Time: 7 to 9 p.m. Location: Windcrest Civic Center, Windcrest. You should know: Sponsored by Texas Chapter III of the Polka Loves Klub of America. Classes are taught by Willie and Joyce Bohuslav of Austin. Cost: Free Information: Melroy Brandt, 655-5528 Comal Garden Club Date: Jan. 5 Location: Home of Shirley Turner, 2226 S. Abbey Loop You should know: Usa Williamson from Blumenmeisters will present a program on flower arranging. Information: Vanda Babich, 627- 2304 Man's Prayer Breakfast Date: Jan. 7 Time: 7 a.m. Location: Uving Waters Worship Center, 3325 Texas 46 N. You should know: Men will enjoy a great breakfast, fellowship and a brief sharing of the Word of God. Information: 830-303-7515 Updated forecasts: Type "city, state" or zip code into space provided and click "go" button. TEXAS FORECAST TODAY Mostly sunny Hi: 76 Low: 55 SUN and MOON MOON PHASES Sunset today 5:43 p.m. POLLEN COUNTS Mold Moderate Pigweed Absent Ceder High Ragweed___ Absent )Rill 12/31 4 nr New 1/14 I 1st qtr. 1/22 _COASTAL FORECAST___ Port Aransas: Partly cloudy with highs in the upper 70s inland and mid 70s on the coast. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Tonight it will be partly cloudy with areas of fog after midnight Look for low temperatures in the upper 50s inland and lower 60s on the coast. Friday Mostly sunny Hi: 77 Low: 46 Saturday Mostly sunny Hi: 70 Low: 51 Sunday Mostly sunny Hi: 78 Low: 49 Monday Mostly sunny Hi: 76 Low: 50 BY THE NUMBERS Edwards Aquifer 678.8 Comal River 372 IN COMAL COUNTY Highs/lows_12/27 Canyon Dam    78/46 New Braunfels Airport 78/43 Rainfall    12/27    Month Canyon Dam    0    0.09 New Braunfels    0    0.17 Water Flows 12/27 Change o cubic ft/second Canyon Dam 12/28 Changa Inflow    186    TOO _ ;    cubic    ft/second Outflow    113    -13 cubic ft/second Lake level    906.80    -0.01 _feet    above    mean    sea    level NBU Pumping Report 12/28 Surface water    6.808 '    million    gallons Well level    1.022 _ million    gallons ACROSS TEXAS as of 8 a.m. Wednesday City/ Hi/ Lo/ Pro/ Otlk Amarillo/63/31//Clr Austin/77/45//Clr Dallas-R Worth/82/52//Clr El Paso/67/43//Clr Houston 79/54'Cif Lubbock/69/30//PCIdy San Antonio/82/46//Clr ACROSS THE NATION es of 8 a rn Wednesday City/ Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ (Wk Albuquerque/54/37//PCIdy Atlanta/62/47//Rain Baltimore.46.27 P; us> Boise/41/40/.24/Rain___ Boston/41/27//PCkfy Buffalo29. fi.i Cheyenne/46/36//PCIdy Chicago/47/36//Cldy Cincinnati/55/45//Rain_ Cleveland/39/37//Rain Denver/54/34//PCIdy Detroit/35/34//Rain Honolulu/82/69//Clr lndianapolis/53/48//Rain _ Juneau/40/37/.17/Rain__ Las Vagas/60/44//PCIdy Los Angeles/65/51//PC!dy Memphis/7Q/56//PCidy Miami Beach/69/53//Clr Milwaukee/35/35//Rain_ Mpls-St Paul/33/31//Rain Nashville/64/57//Cldy New 0rieans/75/59//PC!dy NewYork City/43/35//PC!dy Philadelphia/47/3Q//PCIdy Phoenix/72/49//Clr StLoui«/56/43/.04/Rain Salt Lake City/46/41//Cldy San Diego/66/57//PCIdy San Francisco/6Q/58/.03/Rain Washington,D.CV47/33//PCjdy WEATHER EXTREMES High 92 at Laredo Low -11 at Presque Isle, Maine Roadwork MEXICO ^ Cloudy Partly    *777* Cloudy -;    Showers Thunder storms wm WW Ham Flurries Snow Weather Underground • AP Amarillo 66 ° J 31° DAVID INGRAM/Herald-Zeitung A rollback wrecker passes through the work zone on the southbound Interstate 35 access road between Solms and Engle roads Wednesday morning. For Local Dhvbb: ■Churn: The inside lane of southbound Interstate 35 from a half-mile north of FM 1103 to a quarter-mile south of FM 1103 will be dosed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. ■ Reopens: When work is completed. ■ Dolour None, expect delays. ■Wbric Contractor will be pouring concrete in center median barrier. ;