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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 1, 2007, New Braunfels, Texas April HERALDZEFTUNG Page 7A DAVID New Braunfels Fire Chief John and patrol man David Olson square off in the Best Legs contest for Rock n Roll for Kids 2007 As of Chief Herber had raised about compared to Olsons Police raid Louisiana cockfighting arenas NEW ORLEANS AP State police raided two cockfighting arenas at opposite ends of Louisiana where illegal gambling allegedly took the latest sign of a crackdown on the blood sport in the lone state where it is Raids were conducted Friday night at the Sunrise Game just south of Logansport in north and at the Milk Dairy Game Club in about 50 miles northwest of New Orleans in southern The owners of both arenas were arrest state police Cockfighting is legal in which became the last state to allow the blood sport after New Mexico banned it on March Louisianas political long reluc tant to speak out against are shifting their views and parishes in north Louisiana have begun to ban the It was a cockfighting said state police spokesman Doug Pierrelee about the Sunrise Game While cockfighting is gambling as a business is illegal and thats the basis of what is happening said Don Bur the district attorney for Sabine and De Soto Sunrise Game Club owner James of was arrested and booked into the DeSoto Parish Deten tion Center on charges of illegal gam contributing to the delinquency of racketeering and money laun Texas authorities simultaneously con ducted a raid of Butlers Pierrelee A handful of the more than 100 peo ple attending Friday nights cockfights at the Sunrise Game dub also were Five men were cited for contributing to the delinquency of juveniles for alleged lyhaving children at the fight with Two others were booked on drug Pet food contaminant more deadly to cats Felines died In larger numbers WASHINGTON AP A greater sensitivity of cats to a chemical found in plastics and pesticides could explain why theyve died in larger numbers than have dogs after eating contaminated pet experts said The small number of con firmed reports of pet deaths bolstered by a far larger num ber of unconfirmed anecdot al reports suggests cats were more susceptible to poisoning by the chemical melamine that tainted the now recalled pet officials with the Food and Drug Administra tion and American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said I am concerned we have a situation where we have a sensitive species and it is the said Steven a veterinary toxicologist and director of the ASPCAs mal Poison Control center in Testing by the FDA and Cornell University has found melamine in samples of recalled pet food as well as in crystal form in the urine and kidney tissue of dead Theyve also found the in apparently raw form in concentrations as high as in wheat gluten used as ingredient of the recalled cat and dog said Stephen the FDAs chief There was a sizable amount of You could see crystals in the wheat Sundlof told The Associated HUNT CONTINUED FROM Page 1A Event has become tradition for some was the parks departments third flashlight egg Kunkel said this was the first year the entire hunt was held after In the past two the first few age groups were able to hunt for eggs dur ing We kept getting the time Kunkel This year we consulted the Farmers Almanac and we got it The sun set at While families were waiting for they also were encouraged to take advantage of a moon face painting and pictures with the Easter How the eggs were still the main Gavyn Leos gathered a bas ket full of the colorful treas ures during the At 15 months his par ents still had to remind him that plastic eggs are not Gavyns Melissa said the whole family turned out to watch him take part in his first Easter egg This is our first Its so said Melissa who was accompanied by her husband and The event was open to chil dren of all but divided into groups of ages 3 and 4 to 7 to 9 and 10 and Kunkel said organiz ers wanted to be sure children had fun and were all 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past Youve just got to pick them up Victoria Xavier and Joanna De la Garza of New Braunfels said they bring their children to the flashlight egg hunt as a way to kick off the familys Easter We have a big family so well have our own egg hunt on East er with a pinata and all the fam Xavier De la Garza said But this is a great prelude to It really gets the kids NOW OPEN Everything in 1 fl off all the store I week Full Line of Columbia Clothing Largest Selection Anywhere Reyn Spooner Clothing Costa Del Mar Sun Glasses of Texas Boneheads now in stock Store Hours 10am7pm MonSat and 105 Sunday 1424SHwy46 miles from I35 on Hwy 46 We are attached to the Valero MAWMIAU TftMHTKINAUl ENDS MONDAY NO Interest OFF for Cash furniture and Minimum ol Off OFF for Cash and Minimum purchece of Lacks Million Dollar 3 Sectional by Lane Pick two pieces a two seat double reclining sofa with a center console and an adjustable Perfect Fit TV or a three seat double reclining sofa without the center Add a matching 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