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Galveston Daily News (Newspaper) - March 31, 1990, Galveston, Texas Serving All Galveston county v 147 no j 37th Industrial blvd pier 34 Ion veto Idaho governor voids strict abortion Bill Page 4a obsessed far actress Sharon invaded by worn Lawn Garden Center Lawn mowers soil Weed eaters fertilizer Texas oldest Iii i m i judge sends pm track Back to try by Daren Beaudo attorneys rep r Gre ups that lost out on a License in celebrated a Victory Friday when an Austin judge threw Lone Star greyhound Parks License Back to the Texas racing commission judge Pete Lowry 261st state District judge ruled his court did not have jurisdiction in hearing the four unsuccessful track applicants cases appealing the commissions awarding of a License to Lone Star greyhound Park his reasoning was based on 13 conditions that indicate some discretionary action be taken by the commission one of the major issues is the License provision that financing be secured said try attorney Paula Carter no written opinion was available but Carter said she translated the decision As basically saying without the fulfilment of some of the provisions the Licens ing order was not final and there fore he was unable to hear appeals Carter said commissioners could address the judges ruling at a Spe Cial meeting or possibly Amend the april 9 Agenda but nothing Defi Nite was set Lone Star principal investor Elliot Maisel said he and his group were upset at the latest turn of events that Are completely and totally out of our he said his options Are now to Appeal the judges ruling or work to have the License order rewritten the racing commissions full intent was to perfect our License we Are still the Maisel Spring Forward Post will enable Young to enjoy More playtime by Daren Beaudo the daily news Galveston Many people wont give a second thought to turning their clocks for Ward before they go to bed tonight v its Well ingrained in the minds Jbf Arizona Hawaii and two part of that dont acknowledge the change that clocks get put ahead one hour the first Sun Day in april even school children remember the Little saying Spring Forward fall Back As a Way to remember exactly what to do but beyond that what does Daylight saving time really mean to people Well to the Young and Carefree it Means extended playtime a Chance to enjoy a longer period of Odh optimum Daylight hours Sheryl Baughman and Dede Pennington look Forward each year to the time change to take advantage of the recreational outlets Galves ton county has to i like it when it gets Darker later because it gives you More time to do stuff outdoors like going to the Beach or said Pennington an 18yearold la Marque resident Baughman added but youre kind of draggy in the morning it makes you waking up before Sunrise is what does it she said but she also admitted an extended Agenda of social activities on the weekends tends to keep her up later in the evening however the idea to move the clocks for Spring 13a Dick now but he is Orie formidable task this weekend because of the Daylight Scalf photo by Robert w Rizic saving time change Schiebel repairs an Tique clocks and has a personal collection of More than 100 clocks Daylight saving time remember to clocks ahead one hour at sunday Rainy weather May stick around to Welcome Daylight saving time by Sulisa Luque the daily news Galveston the final weekend of Spring break should be warmer and sunnier than the week that preceded it but there is still a Chance that the Rains will linger keeping county Resi dents and visitors from enjoying their extra hour of Daylight sunday we Are going to have More Sunshine than the last two or three Days and it will be a warmer this said Debbie Cage weather radar specialist with the National weather ser vice saturday will be partly to mostly Cloudy with highs in the 70s late Friday the news added a 30 percent Chance of rain to its saturday forecast but Cage said the thunderstorms Are pretty much behind us now the Low Early sunday the first Day of Daylight saving time will be near 60 degrees and the High will be about 70 the forecast for sunday Calls for Cloudy skies with a 40 percent Chance of rain theres More rain developing South coming out of Cage said the offshore winds for the Bay saturday will be see weather 13a stressed out health officials want More Money to run Ems during Mardi gras said we still have the License but now have to rewrite the or he said the training track plans were acknowledged As Complete by try staffers at last months commission hearings As for financing Alabama Banks have been ready to finance the Mil lion track from the beginning he said but Lone Star was trying to please the spirit of the request to Byam Couvillon the Dally hews la Marque Mardi gras and the Large crowds it attracts Are be ginning to stretch the ability of the Galveston county health District to provide ambulance service to the ill and injured health Board members said this week the Island emergency medical service which normally answers an average of 21 Calls a Day responded to a record 159 Calls for the 24hour shift of the spectacular feb 24 momus Parade health District figures show the Calls from Satur Day until sunday included five shootings three stabbings 26 assaults 67 other injuries 29 medical emergencies 31 motor vehicle accidents eight aut Pedes Trian accidents nine unconscious patients and three obstetrical emergencies the 159 service Calls included 181 patients because Many of the runs transported More than one person according to a report com piled by Ellis operations manager Rocky Clare Mardi gras is really putting a stress on us to provide Ems ser said or Ralph Morris executive director of the health District the Board was expressing a real concern that theres no mechanism for us to absorb these kinds of events without running into budgetary several extra ambulances and Mobile intensive care units were put into service for the 10 parades of Mardi gras this year and Many overtime hours were logged clares report says the extra costs attributed to Mardi gras by the report totalled the county United Board of health this week directed Morris to request a meeting with Galves ton City manager Doug Matthews to discuss Ems needs during planned emergencies such As Mardi gras the health District is under con tract with the City to operate the emergency medical service Board members said wednesday they believe the City or the Organ Izer of a special event should compensate the health District if they plan to overuse ambulance ser vices Board member Michael Warren said Mardi gras organizers should pay for extra Ems service just As special event organizers often pay stressed 13a get Texas that was accomplished Jan 19 he said when first City Texas agreed to finance but actual terms were not concluded the Mobile businessman said the Texas Bank was skittish because of the appeals filed by the four unsuccessful applicants Maisel said his environmental see judge 13a Umb reaches settlement with Wall Brothers by Sulisa Luque the daily news Galveston the attorney for two Umb medical students dismissed for cheating in 1988 con firmed that there has been an out of court settlement Between the parties Houston attorney Jerry s Payne said that disclosures in the agree ment Between his clients twin Brothers Forrest and Wendell Wall and the University of Texas medical Branch prohibits either party to discuss the terms of the settlement All i can say is that my clients Are Happy and Content and they Are in Payne said Payne said that he understands Umb has been going through a lot of turmoil lately but that this is the end of this Case and that All has been said and done everything is he said adding that the settlement was reached a month ago but that there were still a few things that needed attention Payne said that the University of Texas system has been doing eve see settlement 13a Umb faculty told salaries wont be Cut by Steve Geissen the daily news Galveston Umb school of Medicine faculty at tending a special meeting were Given no the settlement reached with two Stu dents who sued University vials after they were dismissed for cheating but school of Medicine faculty members were told they will not receive salary decreases As has been rumoured at the University of Texas medical Branch about 350 of the almost 700 faculty members in Tumbs school of Medicine attended the special meeting called to address issues that have see salaries 13a Casino ship passes tests to sail today byjoe Kirkpatrick the daily news Galveston the Casino ship Europa Jet received safety Clear ances from the coast guard Friday and will be permitted to re sume its Normal schedule said capt Thomas c Green head of the coast guard Marine safety office in Galveston earlier this week capt Greene had told owners of the bahamian registered vessel to keep it tied up at the Dock until it met safety regu lations the ship was not permitted to sail for Only one Day thursday capt Harry Fulgham director of Marine operations of Europa cruise lines said the ship also received a higher rating on its food sanitation than one recently Given the ship by the Center for Dis ease control we plan to go ahead and sail our Normal Fulgham said the ship was docked at its Barge Side berth at sea Wolf Park see ship 13a passing Parade inside Happy birthday Alexis Rhodes Monica r Mack Mary Elizabeth Davis Sally p Neumann Kenny Robinson Mary Margaret polite Danielle Vasichko Georgia free Man Marvin Kupsa Lydia Morales Leslie Cruz Lester Ber Nard Patsy k Pines Nigel Dunn Douglas Wayne Young Monica Mack and Ester Watkins Happy belated birthday to Ida Bishop and son Snaz Murphy Happy anniversary Carlos and see passing 13a another classified Cash maker Solo quickly quilting Frame Brand new never Maple Wood Ive always had Good Luck in Selling my ads fast in the classifieds if i had More items i com of sold them Cash in on classifieds Call 744sell today bulletin dear entertainment Marine to weather area forecast mostly Cloudy with a 30 percent Chance of rain or thunderstorms to Day and tonight High near 70 overnight Low near 60 Galveston Bay Northeast and East wind near 15 knots today Southeast wind near 15 knots tonight Bay Waters Choppy Beach water 68 degrees More weather 2a

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