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Brazosport Facts, The (Newspaper) - December 5, 1977, Clute, Texas The Forman company 5 newspaper pile 6l16h sky and sea fair and cooler through with Ner winds 1015 Mph and becoming northeasterly High today in Low Low tonight in upper 30s and High tuesday in mid tides highs today at and lows at and highs tuesday at and and lows at and 6 Sun will set at Rise tuesday at and set at Marine from port Oconnor to High i South and southwesterly winds 1520 shifting to northerly winds 1015 knots and continuing seas at five to seven feet today and partly Cloudy voice of the people protests taking dog from Yard to the facts f i had a Runin with our local dog Catcher in it just happened that i saw him Stop at my apparently hoping to pick up one of my at the time my dog was sitting in our Yard which is located in the i made a Point to Tell him the dog was in the he quickly replied Hes not on a i proceeded to Call the City to find out the rules on dogs in the they referred me to the Cour Thouse in who then referred me to a Telephone number in Lake who then referred me to a precinct number in after the run around the answer to my simple question was that no one really knew the answer except that there were no rules and regulations for dogs in the recently my other male dog was picked up and taken to the he is neutered and harmless and he was running with a Bunch of males who at the time were following someones female in the other dogs gathered around my Yard and others Yards for a week Barking at the Only one picked up was mine and the reason Given was that he was the Only one that would come up to the dog Catcher when i love my dogs and keep care of them and if others would do the same maybe the innocent ones be thrown in that Stinky i will protest and ask anyone who comes to my Yard or sits in my drive waiting for my dogs to come ii to them to leave the the dog Catcher should follow me when i ride my please turn to 1 facts in Brief plans varied Uganda the Braz sport Board of education will meet in regular session at tuesday in the Board room of the administration 220 Lakeview trustees will hear a report on the Brazo Lafort Bend cooperative educational program for the other Agenda items include approval of the 197879 school Calendar acceptance of the 1977 tax Roll proposed 1977ti crime prevention and drug education budget recommendation for employment of an architect recommendations for individuals to serve on a technical advisory committee the 197677 audit report selection of an auditor for 197778 and personnel trustees also will receive schedules for 197778 swim orchestra Plant concert Lake Jackson the Lake Jackson intermediate school orchestra under the direction of Gene Lacy will present a concert at tuesday in the Bra Oswood the a orchestra and the beginning strings will perform a program of Christmas a spokesman for the group said the Public is Sweeny cd altimas program set Sweeny the Sweeny civic club will hold its annual Christmas tree lighting service at 7 tuesday in the Sweeny the program will be directed by Belle Arnett and the Christmas message will be presented by the i Frank Christmas carols will be Sung by students of Shirley Williams and by the Middle students of Martha others on the program include mayor an the Frank and the named to committee Selman of Freeport was recently named to the 1 steering committee Tor the veterans for Briscoe a newly formed organization that will Contact Texas veterans and urge them to join the organization in an Effort to reelect Dolph Velasco school sets Book fair Freeport the Velasco elementary school will hold its annual Book fair wednesday and thursday at the books will be on display and for Sale in the school Library during school the Book fair is sponsored by the Velasco Parent teacher association and All proceeds will go to the winners in the Book fair poster contest Are Sherl first Grade John second Grade Andy third Grade Kim fourth Grade and Stewart fifth seen and heard Alice a free Porter for Many years before moving to now the station agent for the Missouri Pacific Railroad at Jacksonville and reportedly enjoying the Job very Nasrin my Mitzky and five Montgold daughter Nancy visitors from this month in the la Home of Narins Ann the baby is now recuperating from corrective surgery performed in giving sane much appreciated kelp in translating Between Mother and doctors was John Jatala of Dunken Mcnitzky and his older daughter will be joining the rest of the family Here for inside today Bruin i Braz sport i the facts established i913 Freeport Lake Jackson Freeport serving Bra Kosport and hoax orig our Mth 251 Tex As 77531 december 16 pages daily 15 charge of murder filed in u death Santa Claus came to Clute in style he roared into to howards Riding a red fire engine and with a police Santa has taken up his Post at the ready to hear christinas wishes from area Santa is listening to Lilan Covarrubias Tell him she has been a Good girl All year photo by Dean Raymond Sweeny Hospital opposes guideline Sweeny the City Council will be asked to Send a letter to the department of education and welfare opposing the proposed Hospital guidelines at a regular meeting Sweeny Community Hospital would not be Able to meet most of the among other would require an 80 percent occupancy said Kenneth chairman of the Hospital the occupancy rate for the Sweeny Hospital is about 62 the proposed hew guidelines would require 500 births per year in the obstetrical but the Sweeny Hospital averages Only about 50 births per the Sweeny Hospital District boundaries Are the same As the school although it draws patients from West Columbia and Brazoria in Large the guidelines suggest that a Hospital contain four Beds per the 54bed Sweeny Hospital would need a population of in the although if portions of other areas were included in this the Hospital would be Able to meet this out of a total of patients in 513 were from Brazoria and 366 lived in West Sweeny patients numbered Sweeny charges per Day for a semiprivate room and per Day for a private which is cheaper by about than the other hospitals in the the hew guidelines were introduced in an Effort to hold Down the Cost of health in the which has been rising faster than the Cost of Lott said he could understand the governments concern for the increased please turn 3 Benefit expands to two concerts two shows of a Benefit concert for a will be held thursday instead of the single show originally the concerts Are for leukaemia victim Clark Bra Oswood High school student and football sponsors of the event say overwhelming Public acceptance of tickets have made the second show the first show will begin and the second will Start at b 15 both will be held at the Braz sport music theater located in the Braz sport Center for the arts and sponsors Are recommending that students buy tickets for the first since thursday is a school Over Iso persons will take part in the including the Braz sport College Southwest sound Bobby Suzanne Taylor Reed magic Buccaneer football team and the Buccaneer a special tribute to Elvis written especially for concert for a Friend will be seating capacity of the music theater is tickets must be purchased in Advance As no tickets will be sold at the tickets Are available at the first state Bank of Bob Reed Hagan to Lynns Nice and sheilas Beauty Bra Oswood High Bill Barber Aldous Brazos sports and look and tickets Are for students and for a Bra Oswood is the son of and 304 Hargett All proceeds will go to Days to Christmas u youth in serious condition Steve Wayne of 227 Center Way in Lake was listed in serious condition this morning by methodist Hospital officials in the youth was taken to the Houston Hospital this weekend after he was injured in a one car Accident on Bayou Road another Jefferson m Buttercup was killed in the mishap Friday at about Jackson is the son of and department of Public safety authorities said the ear Irvin and Jackson were in apparently ran of the Road and hit a Lake Jackson William Addison an agricultural has been charged with murder in the shooting death Early monday of Karrie Vernell of 220 n Erskine in Angle Addison was placed under Bond monday and returned to the Lake Jackson police were called to Addison residence at 91 Fern court at 1 today when a phone caller reported a woman had been shot a t that chief of police Bowers said officers Bon Bryan Smith and Milton Foley responded and Franco found the woman body in a Pool of blood in the Hall when he entered the Bowers said a 12 gauge Shotgun was leaning against the Wall in the living the Young woman was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the peace Cotton who conducted the it appeared she had been struck by one blast from a shot gun aimed at her Bowers the body has been sent to Harris county for an Bowers Addison was at the residence and offered no resistance to the chief investigation Bowers that the Young woman had resided at the Fern court address until about a week ago when she had moved to Angleton and that the problem leading to the shooting was of a Domestic police said this was Only the second murder recorded in the cites the first was on april when a male nurse died in one of the duplex units that was the cites original two hour parking Freeport feasibility of a two hour parking policy for Park Cherry and West second streets will be explored at the City Council meeting beginning a 7 tonight in City use of these Central business area streets for Allday parking by employees of downtown businesses has created a problem for some of the it is the Council is to consider authorizing the mayor to sign the Texas traffic safety program and a bid Date is to be set for awarding the contract for Purchase of new traffic visitors scheduled to address the Council include Wayne Holder and Joe successful bidders on the cites Purchase of a fire a fronted a Metal excavator and a tractor with a 15foot Mower will be other items on the Agenda for the regular meeting include discussion of policy regarding disposal trucks dumping in the City possible truck routes for a corps of engineers project and consideration of assessment policy for pavement of Side the Purchase of a new patrol car will be considered As will the lease of a temporary car for the police recommendations will be made for the 1978 Holiday schedule and a proposed Access Road on pm 1495 to the Avenue u Extension for the Dow chemical the Council will consider talking a position on disposal area 1 of the Brazos River harbours deepening the City manager will make his regular report to the the Council will then recess for an executive session concerned with land and Legal Tommy minister of the Freeport Church of will give the in a joint Public hearing conducted by the Council and the planning and zoning commission deals with the issuance of a specific use permit for the Faith Baptist Church at the Corner of West fourth Street and Velasco listening by Lawrence Malloy our respect for a persons office is required by god from the very those who stood by would you revile gods High priest acts wrecker policies of cities upheld by Sarah Prince the Texas supreme court last week upheld a lower courts ruling that san Antonio May use one wrecker service exclusively to Tow away abandoned vehicles or those involved in traffic accidents Oscity the ruling came after Johnny Andrada filed for an injunction against the City on behalf of several including the american automobile association and persons in the towing and car repair the san Antonio court of civil which affirmed the trial courts rejection of the said san Antonio had tried several methods of dealing with Competition by wreckers at the scenes of traffic the the court was disorder and one method tried unsuccessfully by the City was to have the police dispatcher Call wrecker operators in rotation when there was an the used Tor Freeport and Lake Jackson police depart Lake Jackson chief toy Bowers said he did not favor using one particular business Over the rotation it Doest present Jet big of a he the Only concern i have is that when we Call we get a i dont care if we use one Guy or a Clute police chief Jim Hinton voiced the same we Call them once and if they dont we Call someone he we have to have some kind of a system so we dont have several of them showing up at the scenes of Freeport police chief Charles Bankston said he would not favor using Only one wrecker service unless it was owned by the this system has worked out and it is the fairest Way to to be on a rotation list for one of the three police the service must have a storage facility in the City limits and the wreckers must be inspected by the salvation army has Holiday Aid Brazoria county citizens who need assistance purchasing food or toys for Christmas May apply to the salvation army in person beginning monday through 19 in Freeport and Alvin and through 16 in West Columbia and applications in Freeport will be taken at the office weekdays from 10 a to 4 in Alvin at the Community health in Deaver Center from 9 to 12 Sweeny and West Columbia at the Christian Center from 9 to u Eon Lyhmann asked that applications be accompanied with a currant paid Utility or rent i Dolu Nann said during christmastime the organization provides toys for underprivileged food for needy gifts for Hospital patients and com More than one million families annually receive assistance from the i organization and the i Money raised in the annual Christmas Kettle Campaign is used to it year round do Junann any one i interested w helping with f y Jar 3

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