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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 18, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas 10AI Sunday, September 18,20111 herald-zeitung.com tiiiOTC rifle team gets donations By WIN Wright The Herald-Zeitung RSCHER The Canyon Lak(‘ junior Reserve Officers Training Corps Rifle Team has harl somi' dee()-[)otkt*ted supporters since its inc eption. And this y(MT, th(' team has mostly all it needs — thanks recent donations that enabl('(l the pure hase of enough ecjuipment to completely outfit all of its m(»mbers. "We got a grant from the Kriends of the NRA to buy two types of prec ision rifl(‘s," said 11. ('ol. Michael (ollver, ( .uiyon t ake's jROK adviser. “They cost about $ },()()() a pi(H V Then there's shooting pants, shooting (oats and shoes. " The Texas State Ritl(> Asso( ration matched what we got from the friends ot the \RA, so we were able to g('t the pants, the coats and the shoes to (omplet(' wlijt w'e net'ded to have Sutmitted photo First Sgt Michael Medina instructs Canyon Lake JROTC rifle team member Braden Lenz, a junior. for th(' first time." (ollyer said ( anyon Lak(‘'s IROTC; received $20,000 from Friends of Texas Native Landscape Stonework, Patios & Walkways ^ Drought tolerant plants ir Bed makeovers 'k Complete Landscaping Curtis E. Paris Cell: 830-620-8668 830-625-7407 www.txnative.net the NRA and another $ iSOO from the TSRA. ('ol* Iyer estimates the program has rcH. eivtxl ov(»r $100,(KX) since* the program Ix'gan five years ago. Thert' are 100 m(*mbers in the IROrX , l)ut only (‘ight on th(' rifl(* team, vvhi( h will begin tull-fledged team events this year. "Just to outfit t)ne kid to shoot precision, it takes al)out $4,000-$5,000 per student. We've got e'nough now- to put eight of them out there," Col-lyer said. "And it's all been grant money — not a dime was spent from the school district," Central ‘Texas iAflcr^ anciMfjma Priyanka Gupta. M.D. Frank C. Hampel, Jr. M.D, •    New Braunfels' only board certified Allergists recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties •    Over 20 years experience •    Nationally Recogni/ed in Allergy Research •    Specializing in non-surgical treatment of sinus and ear disease. •    I xpenenced in Rapid Allerijy Desensilization •    Treatment ot children and adults for ►    Seasonal & Year Round .Mlergie ►    .\sthnia ►    Sinus Disease ►    Food Allergies ►    Insect Allergies " " 830-609-0998 7()5-F Landa Street • New Braunfels www.CTxAA.com iixhibit showcases Í By tony Tiylor The Herald-Zeitung Strong, diverse, courageous, hard-working, vibrant, exciting, intelligent and giving. Those are just some ()f the traits that inspired Sonja Heldt Harris as she observed the women of Comal County. The photographer's exhibit "Women of Comal County" is on display at the Bulverde/Spring Branch Library, located at l.il Bulverde Crossing. Visitors can view Harris' work at the library through 30. startcH^ off with ptH)f)le I knew," Harris saici of the f)roje( t that is part of Foto-septiembre. "It's been a really interesting journey. I plan to do more." Harris said her only requirements for subjects in the proje'ct were that they either worked or vol-unteered and lived in Comal County. She said that while living in Comal County, she has found herself surrounded and inspire'd by strong women. Sonja Heldt Harris "It's a really good subject," she saicl. "And there is a diversity of women. There is no size fits all. They are not all in leadership roles either." Karris photographed neighbors, women teaching swimming lessons and women volunteering at c hurch, just to name a few. "These are strong women who are not afraid to confront life's challenges," Harris said. Most of all, Harris said on her blog site, these were womc'n who enjovc*d life. JUST REDUCED Ed & Pattie’s Pick of the Week!! Oeat horne-Cjreat value! I his home is 4 hedroom, 2.5 baths and 2,360 square feet. Extremely well kept and ready for its new owners! CiTcat family room on second floor, huge kitchen, formal dining room-and so much more. Move in now and enjoy the neighborhood pool! I—-1 Call for showing Ed & Pattie (Campbell 1 he agents who really care ("all Pattic: 830-456-5269 Call Ed: 830-456-5264 couMuetx BANmena Coi I win Ban KIR D.ANnH \RP1 R Rim M'ks s.»’ s sf t ,i t\ S'l \1 W HKM Nins 830-608-5400 TODAY MONDAY New Braunfels Five-Day Forecast TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY Some evening and afternoon storms 92 /73° Isolated PM storms 93 nr Not much of a chance for storms 94 /70° Partly cloudy, scattered thunderstorms 95 V 70° Afternoon thunderstorms 94 /68° CLICK ë Updated forecasts: www.srhnoaa.gov Type "city, state” or zip code into space provided and click “go” button Temperature Yesterday's High; Low 91° / 70° r'lormal High Low 90° / 69 Record High 101° in 1965 Record Low    54 in 2008 Precipitation Yesterdays    0.27" Month to Date    0,28' Avg Month to Date    1.91* r'ear to Dale    7.55" Avg. Year to Date    25.33” Departure from Avg    -17.78" dS of 3[)m ,• .iwld, '.irf '’om Npvi [jraunteis Almanac Levels/Flows 9,17 Change Edwards Aquifer <ft) 643,2 + 2,8 Comal Springs (cfs) 162 0 + 3 Today Monday Canyon Dam 9/17 Change Tuesday Inflow n/a n/a Outflow!GuaO pe R at Sattlen 73 + - 0 Lake Level 900 8 -0 04 Last NBU Pumping Report Sep, 20 Millons Millons 9/17 of gallons 9<17 of gallons First Oct , 4 Surface water 7 438 Ground water 9,214 Sun and Moon Sunrise Sunset Moonrise Moonset 7 19 AM 7 34 PM11:21 PM12:48PM 7,19 AM 7 33 PM none 1 40 PM 7:20 AM 7:32 PM 1212 AM 2:30 PM • Pollen Counts Grass    n/a New Sep, 27 Tree    fi/a Weeds    n/a : Pollen counts courtesy of ^11 Central Texas Allergy and Qct^2 Forecast Map Carlsbad 92“/67* \ É|Pa»^^ 91*/67* ! Oklahoma Amarillo 82V 54* 82V 58* t Lubbock 86 V 64° 85*/62* WNdland 92V 65* Oklahoma City WlchlSwC^^ 8flV«“ 83 V 8r 88V 65* 91*/68* - rwn, ,    «V73* 2T ÍÍ , ' Waco . 93*/7T U Austin ■k San Antonio 91V 75* New Braunfels JP.92*/73 93*/7r 88°/78° Corpus Christi MW/TP ¡Shown are today and tomorrow's forecasted high I low temperatures 87“/79“ Brownsville 94°/75“ 93 V 75* Coastal Forecast and Tides Port Aransas Today Tomorrow Tuesday 87°/81° 86°/81° 85°/80° Today s Wind: ESE at 10 to 20 Today Galveston Tomorrow Tuesday Today slides 1st High 1st Low 2nd High 2nd Low Port Aransas 9:53 PM 12 12 PM r>one none ^ ^ 87° / 78° 88° / 78° 88° / 78° Today's Wind. SEat5to15 Maps and Forecast Produced by Galveston 5 05 AM 12 57 AM 9:01 PM 12 48 PM www.dayweather.com Cheyenne. Wyoming National Outlook 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 Today Tomorrow Today Tomorrow City Hi Lo W Hi Lo W City Hi La W Hi Lo W Albany 6fl 44 PC 70 48 su Las Vegas 92 69 su 94 72 su Altxjquerque 84 57 pc 85 56 pc Little Rock 83 68 th 85 65 th Anchorage 47 37 Sh 46 41 r Los Angeles 79 63 su 84 65 8u Atlanta 75 62 me 78 64 me Louisville 81 66 sh 79 63 th Atlantic City 68 55 pc 69 64 pc Madison 74 47 th 77 56 SU Baltimore 66 52 r 71 59 PC Memphis 85 69 th 84 65 th Baton Rouge 89 69 th 89 68 th Miami Beach, FL 88 79 th 88 81 th Billings 74 48 pc 73 45 th Milwaukee 67 61 th 70 56 Sh Birmingham 83 65 pc 81 63 tti Minneapolis, MN 65 49 th 74 54 pc Bismarck 71 45 pc 77 50 pc Mobile, AL 86 71 pc 85 69 th Boise 77 48 pc 79 49 PC Montgomery, AL 85 66 pc 83 64 pc Boston 66 49 pc 68 50 su Nashville, TN 82 65 th 81 63 th Buffalo 69 47 su 72 44 pc New Orleans. 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NV 82 51 su 85 50 su Des Moines 69 51 m 78 54 PC Richmond, VA 72 54 pc 75 60 PC Detroit 71 61 pc 71 58 th Sacramento 87 59 su 90 61 su Duluth 57 53 th 71 52 3U St: Louis, MO 78 65 ttl 78 57 th Eugene 73 53 me 76 50 pc Salt Lake City, UT 75 61 pc 80 59 su Fairbanks 55 34 pc 56 4t PC San Diego, CA 72 65 pc 76 65 su Fargo 74 45 th 75 53 pc San Francisco, CA 68 54 su 70 54 pc Flagstatt 73 38 su 75 41 su Santa Fe, NM 73 47 pe 77 50 pc Fort Smith 85 65 th 86 61 th Seattle, WA 68 58 sil 70 56 pc Grand Rapids 72 59 pc 73 5Í th Shreveport, LA 89 69 th 89 68 th Greensboro 71 54 pc 77 59 pc Sioux Falls, SD 74 48 th 78 57 su Helena 68 44 pc 67 39 sh SpringfieW 75 61 th 77 56 th Honolulu 87 72 sh 87 72 sh Spokane, WA 70 49 r 73 46 pc Indianapolis 74 64 th 76 58 th Tampa, FL 91 74 th 91 72 th Jackson, Miss, 87 68 th 87 66 th Topeka 76 54 th 80 56 su Jacksonville, FL 82 72 th 84 71 th Tucson, AZ 92 69 su 95 70 SU Juneau, AK 50 43 r 48 43 r Washington, DC 71 56 r 73 61 PC Kansas City 75 56 th 78 58 PC Wilmington, DE 71 52 pc 72 61 pc Knoxville 79 60 pc 79 62 th Wichita KS 80 56 th 83 61 su bz Wizzard, c-cloudy, fg-tog, hs heavy snow: tu hazet ls-|igW snow, n*c mostly cloudy m* wmtery mix, pc partly cloudy r-rain,»h-showers, »n snow, »u-sunny, th-thunderstorm, w-wind Please conservé electricity. NBU asks you to please curb your electric use, especially between 2pm to 8pm, Keeping air coriditioning units set at 78 degrees and only using appliances in the evenings and momings are a great start. Leam more at nbutexas.com or by calling (830) 608-8925. NBU Here Is what matters.