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Galveston Daily News (Newspaper) - May 24, 1991, Galveston, Texas FRIDAY MORNING MAY 24 1991 THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS 17A LM chiefs probation rescinded By ANNE COMSTOCK Th9 Dally News LA MARQUE Police Chief Larry Crows extended proba tion was rescinded Thursday by interim City Manager Da vid Brinson Crow received the 90day probation extension May 17 from former City Manager Gary Jackson before Jackson left his post in La Marque to serve as the Texas City city secretary I met with the interim city manager on Thursday May 23 and in this meeting a mutual agreement was reached and my extended probation was re Crow said Crow has been with the La Marque Police Department for 23 years He was placed on a sixmonth probation last fall following a 15day suspension after improperly handling a subpoena Brinson could not be reached for comment Thursday and Mayor Carlton Getty said he had no statement because he was not involved in the deci sion But Councilman Randy Lynn who had requested that the probation extension be in cluded on the upcoming City Council meeting agenda said he felt the issue was settled in the best possible way Lynn said Tuesday he would request that the probation be rescind ed It was a big Lynn said Its water under the bridge now though And Im just glad to see everything back in Judge orders LC to release report on track group ILC TRACK tD By ANNE COMSTOCK The DaHy News GALVESTON A judge or dered League City Thursday to re lease a background report on two members of the Race Marketing Associates staff to the public District Judge Roy Engelke granted a writ of mandamus filed Tuesday by attor neys for KTRK TV Channel 13 after about an hour of argu ments from both sides The report which contains in formation on the companys presi dent and vice president for marketing had been ordered re leased by the Texas attorney gen erals office May 17 Interest in the report stemmed from the citys plan to financially back the auto race track proposed by Race Marketing with about million of taxpayers money through a bond issue Darah Headley the attorney for Race Marketing said her clients would not answer any questions re garding the report Thursday be cause she had not had time to re view it We may all find that this was much to do about Head ley said Well just have to review and see what it It already is doubtful that the track will ever be built in League City because of the companys fi nancial condition Mayor Joe Lamb said Race Marketing has indicated an interest in other sites around Calves ton County The attorney generals office had ruled more than a month ago that the report was open to the public but the city requested that it remain confidential because sev eral informants named in it wished to remain anonymous League City officials were wait ing until a City Council meeting scheduled for today to decide whether to release the report or pursue litigation to keep it confi dential There is no reason for the ur City Attorney Mark Soko low argued The problem in this case is that the plaintiff is really jumping the gun The City Council has not even had a chance to make its decision The plaintiff is assum ing they still wont release The city also resisted releasing the report which was filed by Stan Lewis and Associates because it was concerned about liability if it contained false information The report alleges that William McVey the companys president was arrested and charged with possession and manufacture of marijuana in Florida in 1983 and also has had problems in his finan cial dealings Also according to the report Richard Merrifield the vice presi dent for marketing did not attend or graduate from the university listed on his resume defaulted on several loans and filed for bank ruptcy Sokolow said the report should be made available to Race Market ing and its attorney before the pub lic is allowed to see it But Engelke gave the city 20 minutes to make the report available to anyone which allowed no time for Headley to request a restraining order Im really surprised at the out come Headley said But we still maintain that Race Mar keting was a necessary party It was impossible to take remedial action against the judges ruling in the 20minute time period I am disturbed at that very Several League City residents attending the hearing were jubi lant after Engelke rendered his de cision Linda Puneky a member of Citi zens Against Ruining the Environ ment said the ruling was a victory for all residents There has been too much secre cy all Puneky said Lets move ahead with June P Ross MR GEORGE BATISTE JUNE P ROSS CITY COUNCIL POSITION 2 Pd Pol by Comm lo Eloct June P Ron Leroy Bl 1927 45th GolvHon 77550 Passing Continued from 1A Happy belated birthday Garrett Lopez Happy anniversary Rick and Claudia Goodgame married six years Congratulations Lee and Laura Stephenson on the birth of their daughter Alexandra Lee born May 14 weighing 7 pounds 14 ounces Proud grandparents are Betty S Stephenson of Galveston and Mr and Mrs Lewton Jr of Texas City Greatgrandmothers are Agnes B Stephenson of Port Bolivar and Lillian Carrlo of Gal veston 1f hy Ronald G Landry DESERT STORM VETERAN BENEFITS Reservists and Guard troops who served during the Persian Gulf Crisis will soon receive another bonus dental benefits normally reserved for fulltime active duty returnees will be extended to those who served 90 days or more The rapid deployment of troops prevented normal treatment of existing dental problems for these personnel benefits allow treatment at government expense under certain guidelines We pride ourselves on our approach to dental care and treatment and our commitment to excellence If you need dental care please call us at 7445253 ISLAND DENTAL ASSOCIATES Our services include preventive dentistry cosmetic work root canals fillings and a complete denture service Our hours are Mon Fri 85 Th 87 We are conveniently located at 6821 Stewart Road across from Call our office for help if you are unsure how to apply Augie is right about the loss of blue collar jobs in Galveston Tourism has been good for Galveston but Galvestonians also need blue collar jobs Augie is a businessman and knows of the importance of these jobs I am voting for Augie I ask my friends to join me Herrin RUNOFF ELECTION SATURDAY MAY 25th AUGIE BERMEA POSITION 1 CITY COUNCIL Pd Pol Adv by A C Bermea Treas 1911 Bayou Homes Galveston TX 77551 Memorial Weekend Sale Come In and Ask Us About Our 50 off Sale Choose from our great selection of casual and fun wear SPECIAL BUY ON BLOUSES Reg NOW 09 KNIT SEPARATES NOW 99 HOURS MAXINES YOUR FASHION PLACE 3310 PALMER TEXAS CITY 9482188 We Believe It Its Possible Join Us Lets Elect JUNE MAY 25th Gaylen Alexander Mary Alexander Mr Alexander Rena Adams Ambroise Mrs Mattle Anderson Dorothy Archie Mrs Pearlie Ashlon Maragret A August Laura Bailey Robert L Bailey K Baldwin Joetle Barnes Leon BasseH George Batiste Harrison Batiste Johnnie Batiste Ola Baziel Audrey Bearry Margaret J Bell Marjorle Bernard Black Gall Renee Boyd William Blue Effle Bluitt Charity Boulet Leroy Boulet Melvln Bouldln Sr Melvln Bouldln Jr Evelyn Boxley Marshall Boxley Sherman Boyer Joyce Brewster Julia B Brlgley Theressa Brooks Carole A Broussard Henry E Broussard Nicole Broussard Anna Brown Beatrice Brown Grlselda Brown Mary A Brown Prlscilla Brown Sylvia Brown Maggie Bryant Seawillow Buchanan Irma Burton Suzy Caldwell Vera Caldwell Martha Callgone Hubert Campbell Melvln Campbell Mary Cappony Vernice B Carrington Emily Carrie Lee Carter Carter Rev Catherine Chachere Anthony Chambers Annie Mae Charles Moses O Charles Edna M Chatmon Emma M Cheatum Bridget Clack Jack Cleveland Thelma Cleveland Gayle F Clouser Gerald Clouser Sr Gerald Z Clouser Jr Izora Clouser LorrleC Clouser Marie Collins Rosle Collins Lucinda A Crawford Magnolia Crawford Amos Crear Jr Cherlyn G Crear Rev Ralph J Cummins Viola Cummins Anna Curtis Verllne Davis Patricia Dean Ruby Dean Willie Dean Charles Delgado Purina M Dennis Willie Dennis Linda Dickie Edwin Dlckison John Dlckison Laura Dlckison Edie J Dorsey Betty J Dotson Helen Douglas Odella Duncan Robert Duncan Jr Moltle Eagleton Joycelyn Ealim Eunice Earls Joyce Earls Joycelyn Earls Paul Edward Clifton Esther Deloise Evans Juanlta D Windom Eula Yoakum Mable Frye Rev Anderson Laurne McDowel Vandell Price Booker T Price Dorothy Gordon Estallne Chi Ids Lawrence Fair Theresa Fair Floyd Feaster Jr Maxlne Ferguson Archie Fields Jr Geneve Fields Mary B Fiest Matlene Finch EulaM Fisher Frankle L Fisher Mary E Florence Robert Fluellen Fonteno Mable Foster Charles Fox Mrs Letha Franklin Mrs LlllleM Franklin Marilyn R Franklin Sylvia Gantt Bobby A Gatewood Jr Alice Gatson Myrtle Gatson Milton Grant Jr Dossie Gray Green Gladys Green Gregory Green Lucille Green Pamela Green Kenneth Grlggs Lucy Guess Woodrow Guy Rev Jimmy Guyton Randolph Haley Jr Gertha L Hall Mae Lee Hardeman Eugenia Harris Charles Harris Coreen Harris Fletcher Harris Jr Saralyn Harris Betty Harrison Ruby Harvey Deborah Hatter Bessie Henderson Brenda Henderson Gene Henderson Hazel Henderson Lee T Henderson Martha Henderson Lubertha Henderson Vlrgle Henderson Cleo Henley Elona Stinson Herron Bernice Hlghtower Beatrice Hill Ruby Hill Wllburt Hill Belinthla Hilton Lois Holden Lillle Holllns Nancy Hollis Joseph E Holmes Jessica M Howard Otis Howard Charles Hughes Willa B Hughes Jerry E Humphrey Sr Chris L Hunter Ernest Hunter Michael Hunter Thaddeos E Hunter Margaret Bazlle Ivory Emmie Jackson Reglna Jackson Robert Jackson Sarah Jackson Viola Jackson Carolyn S Jacquet Samuel Jacquo Annie James Valada A James William H Jefferson Emily Rev Johnson Clarence R Johnson Delores Johnson Elaine Johnson Leona Johnson Michelle Johnson Mildred Johnson Rev Nathan Johnson Robert L Johnson Tony Johnson Ula Johnson Unlta Johnson Deborah Jones Charlene G Jones Robert L Jones Selena Joseph Willie Joseph W Joseph Mary Joyce TIshleB Kelly Ruby Turner Mrs Robinson Alice Gitrey Lonnie Simmons Rosa Mae Holmes Roscoe Simmons Jr Dertee Royal Bernice Shorter Woodrow Batiste Nathaniel Kennie Irene Keys David King David A King Willie Annie L Klnlaw Whitney Klrkland Sis Willie M Lacey Dlzra Lartigue Mrs Boyce M Laws Doris C Lee Eleanor F Lemons Rev Leonard Mae J Leonard Clifton Leroy Charles Levlne Ida Lewis Jacqueline Lewis John Lewis Louise L Lewis Nelvln Lewis Raymond Lewis Jr Sharonda Lewis Theresa Lewis Maxine Jackson Lexall Betty Little George Lundy Valencia M Lundy Earnest Lynch Clarence McZeal Daisy Mack Jeanetle Mack Joyce Mack Mildred Mackey Mackey John Marsh Debra Marshall Annie Mae Martin Derek Martin Kenneth Martin Rita Martin Emma S Mask Columbus Matthews Mrs Matthews Mrs Wilson Matthews David Merchant Willie M Mllanson Erma Mae Miller Robert Miller Jr Cora Mills Jean E Mlms Larnell J Mitchell Mildred Mitchell Norma R Mitchell Florence Mobley Delia Moore Martha Moore Earnest Mary Morris Carl T Mosby Lille Mosby Norma L Myers Myrla J McCarter Andrew McFadden Elnor McNeil 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Smith James Smith Lorraine T Smith Nell Smith Sarah Smith Hartle Spiller Eddie Stanely Pauline Stephens Nettie Stephney Sfephney Mrs Gerlle M Stevens Robert Stevens Stevenson Pearlie Stewart Calvin Stinson L Stinson Irene Stinson Lillian Stoneham Patricia Stovall Kent Stovall Eddie Strong Rev E Taylor Joseph C Taylor Orthella Taylor Al Temple Arquenetta D Temple Eddie E Temple Elizabeth J Temple Mary Temple Shirley Terrell Elizabeth Tezeno Elizabeth Thomas Mrs Flora B Thomas Florerta Thomas Joseph Thomas Sandra D Thomas Shirley Thomas Lela Thompson Mary E Thompson Hazel Thornton Stanley Thornton Tlllman Alfred Rev Tryon EllaM Tucker Johnnie Tucker Sandra Tucker Sandra Turner Verna Tyler Sarah Underwood Sheree Underwood Patricia Venible Adrian Victorian Mary Lou Victorian H Waire Eugene Walker Camilla Ward Keith Ward Lillian Ward Pfc Symanthia A Ward Lois Sargent Warren Washington Rev Ida Lee Washington Joyce Washington Lester Washington Ella Watts Corlne Wilklns Helen Wilklns BernleJ Williams Bryon Sr Cecelia F Williams Charles ElouiseGloston Williams Gussle lantha Williams James Kim Williams Mary R Williams Mary S Williams Williams Annie Rev Paul Wlngate Mabel Winn Rev Woodard Jr Electra Woolage Rev Wrenn Dorethea Wynne Willie Wynne Spergon Wynn Cheryl M Smiley Vernell Hosklns Jacqueline R Williams Tina Baldwin Eftle Baldwin James Gulley May Francis West Lorraine Ray Ella Lewis FOR CITY COUNCIL POSIf ION 2 Pd Pol Adv By Comm lo Elect June P Ron Leroy Bluitl Trooiunr 192746th Gclvetton Tuxoi 77550 7 ;