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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 1, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas COMPLETE COMAL COUNTY PREP FOOTBALL REPORT BEGINS ON IB 50e New Braunfels SATURDAY OCTOBER 1,2011 Herald ^Zeitung herald-zeitung.com y SERVING NEW BRAUNFELS SINCE 1852 Wind gusts sack Marina Cranes Mill site damagec By Daiondo Moulbie The Herald-Zeitiing CANYON LAKE I ligh winds during a rain storm destroyed a lx)at (kx k and damagal a ik't't of rental boats Thursday i\\ ( ranes Mill Marina at ( anyon I ake. The marina's general manager said he suspec ts th(' winds intlii ted up to $400,000 m damages, not to mention the money the company will lose du(> to susp(>ndefl operations. "Normally we flo $4,000 or $5,000 per day on weekeniJs," gc-neral manager Don King said. “We already h.ul full bookings and we wer(' pnnK'd for a good week end " Winds King estimated at about i)0 mph bashed the dotk, forcing a 40-foot long dock linger to point skyward, flipping a 400-pound pontoon boat upside down and wrc'c king all 10 boats in the flet't. King said. H(‘ s<iid he expc'cts seven ot th(' boat^ .ire irrc'parably damaged. Workers pulltnl free most of the boats from the wrec kage aftc'r winds hit the doc k about i p.m. Tfuirsday, King said. One boat remained under the dock's wreckagc' a day later and the pontoon boat's upside was still down. DALONOO MOULTBIE Herald-Zeitiiiiq Employees at Cranes Mill Marina take a break from repairs to the site Friday afternoon. Wind gusts of up to 60 mpfi on Thursday damaged boat slips and the marina structure, tossing several boats upside down into Canyon Lake. King said the company that owns the Cranc's Mill Marina also owns the Canyon Lake Marina and a rental fleet there. Boats will be sent from the Canyon Lake Marina to Cranes Mill and rental operations should be up some time next w'c'c^k, he said. Vanc'ssa Boitnott, a bartender at th(' neighborhood tavern, The Hideout, said the watering hole sees many boaters from the marina each summer. Shc' said boaters somc'times come in after a long day on the lake to relax and have a few drinks. "Wc‘ actually got a lot this summer," she said. A ncvirl)y resident hc'ard about the damaged boat dock but had to see it for herselt. Tabathe Gregg of the Lake'View' tstates said she and her husband ow n a boat. They've used the ( ranes Mill Marina docks before but usually go to thè manna on th(* othc'r side of thè lakcv, Circ'gg said. I ler c uriositN, howevcT. got thè best ol hc'r and she drove over to take <ì pc'ek Fridav. "I just want(‘d to set' how bad it was and it il See MARINA, Page 5A Parker testifies at Keystone XL hearii^ OIMLIIME Scan this QR code to visit the U.S. State Department's Keystone XL page or go to bit,ly/b19CzD From staff reports AUSTIN — (x)mal County Commissioner Greg Parker testified on l)ehalf of the Kt'y-stone XL Pipeline at a U.S. State L)ef)artment hearing Wednesday in Austin, Tt'xasln-sider.Org reported. The pipeline would link suf)plies of Canadian crude oil with redlining markers in Tc'xas ancl otlier states. "1 ask that you a[)prove tins worthy proj-ec t without delay. Constructing the Keystone XI pipeline would be a positive Parker step for America and Texas," said Parker, who is not sei'king re-election in Comal County but is contemplating a run for the Texas Railroad ('ommis-sion, which overset's the state's oil and gas industry. "Keystone XL would fortity our energy su[)ply, grow' our economy and put thousands of people back to work," said Parker, author of the book "Cjlobal Warming ... Reallvi'" Parker, who told the Slate [)epartment that he is currently researching the economic as[)ects of urnaii natural gas exploration in Texas, said the See PARKER. Page 5A Lewis named managing editor From staff reports Shawn Lewis has bec'n named the managing editor of the New Braunfels \ lerald-Zeitung, according to publishc’r Doug Toney. Lewis, who had been the newspaper's assistant managing editor since May 2010, replaces Autumn Phillips, who resigned to take an extended tour of Africa. Rc'[X)rter Will Wright has Lewis Wrigtit bc*t'n promotc'd to assistant managing c'ditor. "This is a bittersweet announcement," Toney said. "We will miss having Autumn in the news room, l)ut we wisli her well with 1|H her travels. 2 "Yet I'm pleased that we were able to promote Shawn I c'wis into the top ni'wsroom position. He brings considerable exfx'rience and skills to his See NEWSROOM, Page 5A B of A to chaise $5 monthly debit fee Ptiillips NEW YORK (AP) Angela Malerba, who works in public relations in Boston, carries a cic'bit c ard because she likes to know when she buys something that she has enough in her account to pay for it. But )aying $5 a month to use ler own money? That's too much. So when Bank of Ameri- ^iiniirT nrrn FOOTBALL SUNDAYS tDtvU Rftlf Catch fawritfi ttiarn on tn»r 1 Hlli Vi, jncliMlmg a Sf»" I likiiJII vlliti I iwirIÄtlriiiksfieaiihallüäflmgalli'iOÄM luutixBEER INSPIRED MENU BRI Wl'UB Alin RFSTAURAMT OPfll AT 41‘M DAIIY APPEAL GRANTED Bulverde man gets new tria Plead guilty in 2006 gun battle against lawmen By Oalondo Moultrie The Herald-Zeitung A Bulvc'rde m.in scn-U'Hced tiv(' ye.irs ,igo lo "'i \('ars in [)rison in coniK'c -lion with a polii (' shoot-init was b.K k in ( ourt Thurs-(lav to lire his attorney alter ■ in a[)peals ( ourt gr.inted u* <i nc'w Iri.il in ^ _ *1: I he c asc M I c h .1 e 1 Kennedv Patrick KcnnecK was arrested Marc li iOO'i tor shool-ing U) Id SO rouiKh at S( hcTt/ polu (' otlH er Ki( hard Kun/ during a Irai-lu stop on Interslalc ? >. Kun/ returned tin' and sliot Kc'nnc'iK ihrc'c* times. Kennc'(l\, now [)le,idl'd guilh |anuar\ iOOh to aggravatc'd ass,uilt ol a public servant wilii a deadK ueapon and Distric I ludge (j.iry Slc'i'l pass(‘(l sentenc ing latc'r lliat vc'ar. More rc'cenlK, th(> Third ( ourl ol Appeals sent ifie c asc' l)ac k to distric I ( ourt )une 2*^, said j('ilre\ Kvie, 1 hird ( Ourt ol Appc'als c lerk. 'H(' has b(‘(’n granU'd ,i nc'w trial,' K\ Ic* s.iid ()nc' ot Kc'nnedv's attorneys, (ic'ralcl (loldstein, ri'achcnl on his cell |rionc> latc’ altc'rnoon Ihurscl.u .aid the* a[)pc'.ils court re\ersi>d the conviction on the* grounds that motions to sup-[)ress e\ idenc(' lik'd in the' original trial should h.ne bc'en grantc'd. C'loldsU'in said he hied a motion Ihursdav to withdraw' himselt Irom the“ case at Kc'nni'dy's r('C|uest. See KENNEDY, Page 5A WEATHER, 9A WILLIAM WILSON GOODWIN FRAZIER ELEMENTARY Sunny and warm ca Starts charging the' tc'e next ye.ir, Malerl)a figures she'll rely more heavily on her c rc'dit card. Or, in a strategy that seems almost c|uainl in these swif)e-and-go times, she may just c ar-ry more cash. "Paying $60 a year in del)it carci fee's just sec'ms See FEES, Page 9A Higti; 88 Low; 58 Afeby _ 66 Classifieds m Comics ^ 5B Crosswords 5B Forum 4A Obituaries 3A Planner ......... 8Ä Sfiorts IB TV 7B Voi 158 I No 278 2 sections, 18 pages 56825 00001 50 cents 240 South Ävf Hew ßraurtfcis IK WWW faHsHirftwrngCO * j For breaking news, sports scores, weatlier, traffic and mid-day updates, follow us on Twitter ®NewBraunfeisHZ m Learn wtiat's in tomorrow's paper, offer news tips, receive alerts. Become a New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung Facebook fan. Receive ttie Herald-Zeitung e-newsletter in your e-mail box each morning: herald-zeitung.com. Click 'Herald-Zeitung Mailing List.’
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