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Del Rio News-Herald (Newspaper) - March 4, 1990, Del Rio, Texas Best available copy 1f Milt us Sample ballots for March 13 election see Page 11a state Basket Ball champs decided see Page 124 if you missed your paper Call 7751551 futures Public schools special week sir 8 a Del Rio news serving Southwest Texas since 1929 Praldo sunday March 4 1990 75 x briefly move i caught will be shown at the Bethel Church 506 is i quiver today at 6 All Are invited to attend and View this film about the Power of one person caring about another Alamo Village a two horse trailer bound for Happy Shahan at the Alamo Village ranch turned Over two Miles from the in trance Friday the horse inside Poco Dinero Laid calmly until owner Sevinor Salazar of Brackettville found an Exten Sion Cord looped onto the j horses foot and rolled him Over according to former i ranch Manger Leo Holland 76 Salazar then Rode the horse i to the ranch Headquarters i Shahan 75 Rode the horse and proudly announced he will be part of next years labor Day horse race string r a paragraph on Page 1c of today to View Section fell off the Story life is meeting Art for major we found it after copies of the to Section came off the press so we Are reprinting it below thought it was kind of funny von have a Marine who an extreme to begin with if they dont blur that image i think it Tel do just is it Safe to assume that Reed is Happy she took the Job of she happily Deadpan i Kinda like it in Kindi soviet elections Moscow from the Pacific shores of the soviet far East to the mountains on the czechoslovak Border millions of soviets vote Sun Day in local elections that will decide if the communists re Tain Power in Russia byelorussian and the Ukraine clean air Washington during last weeks close door bargaining Over a Senate clean air Bill negotiators haggled Over countless numbers but the most important number was never mentioned it was 60 the number of senators needed to assure passage of a clean air Bill in the Senate hush Japan Palm Springs Calif president Bush and japanese prime minister Toshiki Kaifu devote the second Day of their desert Summit to the growing american unhappiness Over the billion Trade deficit with Japan Antarctic trek Paris six weary but jubilant adventurers com plete a seven month trek across Antarctica on skis and dogsled the longest Unn mechanized Cross ing of a continent which the team Leader described As huge and sometimes Rcv Hounsl strike a Small bus companies with emergency per mits from the interstate com Merce commission Rescue some stranded greyhound passengers As the country Only nationwide bus company remains hobbled despite some Drivers crossing noisy and violent picket lines Index business classifieds i Ossa ii d be alas 1 Klec Tsujii Minlu Horoscope lifestyle Tauili sports 710b 4b 11a 10a 4b 1 7b a 1m6a Mack is Back and ready to Rodeo again look out huge powerful bulls like the one pictured above Are coming to Del Rio for the super Bull Bull Riding Competition the first weekend of May for More Rodeo photos turn to Page 6a former Del Rio track coach Dies Walter Levermann former High school coach died saturday at his Home he was 66 years old Levermann coached and taught school at Del Rio High school for 28 years and was As successful track coach As head track coach lever Mann coached the team to 17 District championships and six regional championships he had one National track championship and state win ners and coach one High school Allaround Levermann was a member of the sacred heart Catholic Church and a Herm tour at the pastorial Council of the Church he was also head of the Church education com Mission he was a member of the Del Rio rotary club and a world War ii Veteran he was born nov 25 1923 in san Juan Texas Levermann is survived by his wife d Levermann other survivors include one son Larry d Levermann of Del Rio one daughter Anna Kelsey of Las vegas four Brothers Joe Levermann Gerald lever Diawn and Charles Levermann and two grand children Lora Kelsey and Ryan Kelsey both of Las vegas a Vigil service is scheduled for today at 7 at Cox memorial funeral Home Chapel funeral services Are set for monday at 4 at sacred heart Church burial will follow in West Awn cemetery memorial in Levermann name can be made to the american heart association by Penny Nixon news Herald writer Mack is Hack and Hes Here to do the thing he knows and loves Best Rodeo Mack Altizer 32 has a name Well known in Del Rio in his own right As bad company Rodeo producer and As the son of Jim Bob Altizer Del Rios Only world Champion professional calf and steer Roper in the 1950s Mack was a High school and College Rodeo Champ who Learned How to win from his father Mack went on to become the president of the american Junior Rodeo association in College he was chief of a group of Young turks Rode oing from stil Ross in Alpine they banded together after col lege to become the bad company Rodeo outfit its been said by bar room Rodeo pundits that Mack could have won the world if hed quit being so interested in the animal athletes and making the Rodeo run his main thing is his father said during a Telephone interview Friday and promoting he is Macks bad company logo is a Good one and he Sells it on every sort of Cool promotional stuff people will buy his top bulls have pictures on shirts for kids he plays Rock and Roll themes for his bulls As they blast out of the Chute Mack and bad company Are ready for the Rock and roil Rodeo future Young Mack Altizer has led a kind of roller coaster past but from Many indications the party boy May be growing up and Man is he ready to do business Mack Altizer but boy is this business a mess the Altizer family knows too Well the bloody emotional car nage of last years wrecked Rodeo situation father and son were in different Camps Del Rios Rodeo and famous Bull Riding were torn apart when the Val verde county commissioners court under judge Sergio Gonzalez forgot to Grandfather super Bull dates in their contract with Del Rio Downs president Jay Kerr it was a mean rough time of Many see Mack Page vandalism a costly problem for Del Rio bake Sale Margie Lopez left takes Money from Belinda p Juarez for food at a bake Sale in k marts parking lot saturday news Herald photo by Dean Mcadon the bake Sale was to raise Money for cancer patient Sylvia Juarez Nietos medical Bills hispanic population grows from immigration birth rate by turn Kkt news Herald writer How much did the City of Del Rio pay in a year for vandalism accidents involving City property and theft a Dollar shy of or that total represents what was reported to the Del Hio police department in 1989 according to Del Rio City manager Jeffrey Homer and it is extremely unfortunate that these incidents happen we work hard to limit the amount of criminal mischief and such from happen accidents account for most of the said Pomeranz the City lost seven different types of signs or Simi posts in 1989 this includes warning signs Stop signs Street signs a one Way sign and a pedestrian sign the most expensive sign lost Cost the City to replace this was a traffic Light Post which was and a Ped Estrin crossing Ign which Cost both were bet five feet from the curb when they were hit by a Motorist the other signs ranked in Price from to Motorist have also damaged the curbs and sidewalks along the City streets damage to the curb at the Del Rio International toll Bridge Cost about to repair City losses through burglary of City buildings or vehicles amounted to in 1989 from theft a total of lost to criminal mischief and lost due to accidents involving City property the City lost five Gas meters in 1989 due to cars running Over meters ranged in Cost from to the most expensive repair Job the City had to undergo in 1989 was damage done to a City building in the 200 Block of Bridge Street costing after the building was hit by a car replacing the underground sprinkler system on n main Street Cost about other items of City property which were damaged and replaced in 1989 included Chain link Fen cing barricades and Bridge railings criminal mischief mostly Small acts which amounted to in damage to City property in 1989 on 17 1989 12 different signs were reported knocked Down apparently by a vehicle see vandals 2a by Pkt a Kopek Del Rio news Herald Washington Bureau Washington immigration and the birth rate were almost equally responsible for the rapid growth in the nations hispanic population Between 1980 and 1988 according to the Federal census Bureau the total number of hispanic residents grew by 5 1 million peo ple during the period with million attributable to natural birth rate and million people arriving As immigrants from latin America primarily Mexico Overall there were 19 9 million hispanic residents in the country in july 1988 up from million in july 1980 those numbers also meant the hispanic share of the nations total population climbed lion 6 percent in 1980 to 8 percent in 1988 looking at the populations racial mix in 1988 the census Bureau said Whites comprised 84 percent of the population that year while Blacks accounted for 12 percent among ethnic groups hispanics reported the fastest growth rate increasing by 34 percent during the period by comparison the White population grew by Only 6 percent and the Black population by 13 percent the census Bureau said there Are several reasons Why the hispanic population is growing rapidly a slightly higher per capita birth rate than other groups an increase in the average life expectancy since 1980 and the fact that Many immigrants Are Young and of child Beuning age As for immigration per cent of the hispanic immigrants since 1982 Canu from Mexico about 10 percent came from Caribbean countries and per cent from South America Cen trial american immigrants accounted for 5 percent of the total migration i Absentee voting Soma and Kay san Chez voted saturday by Absentee ballot in the Val Veide county and stale Pronai u turn to Page Tion ii you Haven 1 voted yet i a of today i paper Tor Nior e into Siaion on is i Unn Iny Tor what

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