New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, November 8, 2011, Page 11

Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung November 8, 2011

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 8, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas 10 1 Tuesday, November 8, 2011 | herald-zeitung.com WURSTFEST Continued from poge ] During the 10 days of Wursttost^ Mi CiehH' s.iid the ItMgue's sausage and pork booth will make arouniJ    covering one*fitlh of the total ojM'rti-tion costs it takes to maintain the haseball fields and suit up the 1,S()() children who parti( ipate in the spring l)asel)all season, The story ot necessity appeari'd to he universal. ()t th(' sevc'r.il lx)otf)s visited Monda\ ('V('ning, rc'p-res('nt,itivc’s agr(>ed Wurst-iest IS cither tlie largest or i)n(> ot the' largest fundraising opporturiifies ot the ('ntirr \ear g(mer.)Iing between $2(),(){)0 anrl S'iO,()()() tor their groups, "It's (Ictinitelv very import,lilt to us," now'n* low n Kolar\ booth (li.iir-iiian Weston I’achar/ina said And it lets you int('r-,u t v\ lih the ( ommunity .111(1 helps keep our name out tii('ie. Though, W(‘ don't do this tor the notoriety, l)ut v\e <)ppf('( i.)te It.' f or olli('r organi/ations, getting their name out there IS .11 most it not more imp( irtant th.in the (dsh made <tt the lestival. "It k'ts |HH)ple know who we are and kns the fx)pula-tion know' what we do in th(‘ community," St. jucle's Ranc h tor ( hildren Koun-dation Board Member Brenda ( haf)man said. "We do othc'T tundraisers throughout the year, but this is thc' only one whc'rc' w(' don't have' to go out, basically door to-door, to mec't [)('ople." ()t ( oursc', ( hapm.in DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK SALE!!! 1 hursfiay 10:00 am - 6:00 pm 50-70% OFF! look for the red balloons! said, the money raised is (ertainly vital. St. jude's Kane h carc*s for ab.indoned and al)useci children, but thc' state only iunds the organization up to half of Its op(*r,Uing costs, fhrough the mon(*y genc'rated at Wurstfest, ('hapman said, the' ranc h can fully pay for the' carc' of a child for .hi ('ntire year. New Braunti'Is Noon l ions r lub Memi)er Ray mond Prosen said that, • I    I % k f    * I • - ^ I. I iiiKiUgn vvuiMitM, counts on a siehificant por-tion of funds that can I m mcd i a tel y be used to bc'nefit the community. "It's a great way for our site and tor what we do," Proseri said. "N/Ve gef a jot of people who come up to us during this to thank us for what we do and we get a lot of the me yney we n('C'f) to hel() thc'rn from Wurstfest," Other groups, like the Nc'w BraunfeTs laycec's, said they would not be able to cover thc'ir ex[>ens-{'s without the festiv.il. "It's pretty vital to us," jaycees fVesidc'nt Keely Mitchell said. "Without this, w(''d be thous.inds of dollars short, and wo wouldn't bc' able to give' bac k to the' community." SHAWN LEWIS 1 Herald Zeitunq Bob Whitley, left, and Erik Toney prepare “Wurst in Taschen" Monday evening at the Downtown Rotary Club's Wurstfest booth The popular concoction is sausage and sauerkraut in a pocket bread LEFT: Kathy Bearden, right, of the Comal County Junior Livestock Association sells a plate of potato chips to Lora Brunelle, f)th Annual Fall DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK SALE!!! Downtown New 15raunicls lursclav 1():()(),\M -6:001^\1 50-70% OFF Riiin or Shine ^ Look for the Red Balloons at participating stores Wlicn [(»cal ^'oviTnint'tits want to rncrfas»' tax n'Vt iitU's, they ar<‘ iviiuinMl to [)ul)lish iiofict's it) thc iK'Wspapt't’ .■^o that you will kiKtw, Hut that to know (‘ould disappear. Local governmental entities acro.<s the ,'^latc want to hide their puhlic noticcson httlc .seen, ranviv \i.sitc<l Kovcrnnient wchsit(*s. What you don't know will altcct you per.-ionally’ If it i.s not in the newspaper, you won't know about it. New Braunfels Herald i^Zeitung ^>1- sei ^ %Teach.. .ypur ^children well. VFOfTtm E^AN V -V «kOVe*«*.    *0»    §30 W »AN    ST    bH^MNFEt 8,.^XAS ;

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Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Issue Date: November 8, 2011

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