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Kerrville Mountain Sun (Newspaper) - May 10, 1986, Kerrville, Texas Saturday Harvester of happenings in the heart o the f a a we of saturday vol 106 no 65 Box 1249 published every wednesday and saturday at Kerrville Texas j29 uses 293880 May 10 1986 Bonus la Ca Tinita bar ranch goes to sheriffs office by Jim Rickhoff Legal proceedings have begun in which the Kerr county sheriffs department May own the la Ca Tinita bar at 821 Wallace a residence at 323 East Davis Street in Cash several television sets and video tape recorders and possibly a ten acre tract overlooking the City of Ingram Kerr county chief Deputy Bobby love said that la can Tinita building real estate and inventory of liquor As Well As the other items would belong to the department under a new state Law in which the District attorney May initiate seizure proceedings against property which was purchased with illegally obtained funds love said that the bar was valued on the tax roles at and that the total of items seized in drug raids Dur ing april May be or More that pretty Good for one month int said love if the Legal proceedings ongo ing in the 216th judicial District court go As expected love said the property vehicles and other items would be sold at a sheriffs auction on the court House Steps and the receipts would be awarded to District at Torney Bruce Curry narcotics and from there to the Law enforcement Agency which developed the information for the search warrant used to seize drugs on the property under the same proceedings the Kerrville police department May be the owners of several vehicles and Cash police chief Scotty Evans said that the Cash was seized in two raids i april Evans said that under the new Law the comprehensive crime control act if the Money is awarded to his department it could be used to Purchase new items or to pay officers overtime salaries the Law prevents a governmental body such As the City Council from cutting the police budget by that amount in that year the Fredericksburg police department recently seized a new vehicle in which was found one joint of marijuana in Junction two new Ford Broncos will be used by Law enforcement officers compliments of area drug dealers the big Winner so far under the new Law is the Kleberg county Texas sheriffs depart ment which received a Check for million earlier this month As its share of a seizure by Federal state and county Law officers of million in Cash and a Sabre liner Jet aircraft on february 6 1985 at the Kleberg county Airport strangely enough in the past year rare was the weekend in which there were not a half dozen citizen complaints of loud music coming from la can Tinita Evans said that a favorite trick of area drug dealers so As not to be caught continued on Page eight ten Day june Teeth Celebration planned a ten Day june Teeth Celebration is being planned for Kerrville with events starting on june 13 and the theme will be let Freedom Roslyn c ferryman is chair Man of the Parade which will be june 14 Assembly Bell Brothers coming Back for More trials the Bell Brothers Ronald and Allen Are scheduled for a May 16 pretrial hearing in the 216th Kerr county judicial District court on charges of burglary and aggravated kidnapping District attorney Bruce Curry said wednesday that a trial Date has not yet been set in the Case since attorney Scott Stehling who represents Allen Bell is currently occupied As the defense attorney for Robert Carlton Caldwell in what is known As the Ellebracht Ronald Bell 34 was sentenced to 20 years tuesday on a conviction of extortion Federal judge h f Hippo Garcia pronounced the sentence a month after Bell was found guilty in a trial at the Federal District court House in san Antonio the 20 year sentence was the Max hearings to improve Ranchero the first of two required Public hearings on a proposed Texas Community development Grant will be held May 12 at 5 at the Ken county courthouse the state Grant Money is proposed to be used to finance improvements to Ranchero Road Between Highway 16 and the Low water crossing according to precinct one commissioner Fred Holland dedication of Marker sunday you Are cordially invited to at tend the dedication of the historical Marker for the Kerr Yulle Mountain Sun the Brief Remony will be held at 3 sunday afternoon and is a sanctioned event of the ses cd Bicentennial Celebration the newspaper traces its history Back to the 1870s mum under the extortion charge Garcia had earlier sentenced Allen Bell 33 who had pled guilty to 18 years the burglary and kidnapping charges Are state charges from Kerr county grand jury indict ments like the Federal charge of extortion the charges arose from the december 13 1985 abduction of Gay Louise Haufler from her Home and subsequent attempted extortion of from haulers husband Chas Schreiner Bank assistant vice president Mark Haufler Allen Bell has been in the Kerr county jail in lieu of Bond on each charge for about a month Curry said wednesday that Ronald Bell would join his brother in the Kerr county jail following his Transfer from Federal custody held on saturday starting at 11 will he on Holdsworth drive adjacent to Antler stadium and will disband at Parkr where mrs Ida Mosby coach Clifton Fifer will speak on the Black history of Texas and the history of Carver Park june 19 the traditional holi Day commemorating the Freedom of the slaves in 1865 will have a full program a Freedom breakfast will be held at mount Olive Baptist Church followed by a memorial walk a ceremony honouring senior citizens and youth and a Freedom Barbecue others who will play an important part in the Celebration include the Village hands Rev Bren Douglas Rev and mrs Paul Archield Williams and mrs Anderson a Torch run will open the festivities on june 13 june 15 will be official june Teeth Wor ship a Black history musical will be Given on june 16 june 17 will be old time religion night Talent night will be held on june 18 june 20 will be Theodore Martin Day Doyle execs will be honoured on june 21 and a fashion show will be held on june 22 Gazette Laresa As if waiting to take guests upstairs to the ballroom Melessa Hamilton Nong poses in the Entrance Hall of the Schreiner mansion wearing the 1880s Ballgown this and Many other garments will be featured in a historic style show at the Texas arts and crafts fair next month photo by Partain Start next week attorneys spar during jury selection attorney Ray Bass represent ing Walter Wesley Ellebracht one of four defendants currently on trial on a charge of conspiracy to commit Kidnap Ping and murder told prospective jurors wednesday that if they found his client probably it would not be enough to convict his client and said that jurors should not penalize the defendant because his at Torney suggested to him that he not following the juror question ing process of defense attorney Richard Racehorse who represents Walter Wesley Ellebracht and District at Torney Ron Sutton there were 67 prospective qualified jurors wednesday left of 900 registered voters called for jury duty in the Case Bass defense Grants to teachers for study two teams of teachers from Kerr county have been awarded growth initiatives for teachers Grants from the general Telephone company of the Southwest Mary Greer and Wilma Teague were named from Tom Moore High school and Mary Talley and Lisa Williams were selected from Peterson Middle school Grants were Given to 25 teams of science and mathematics teachers across the state the gift from the get foun Dation includes a per Sonal development Grant to each teacher plus an additional school enrichment Grant per teacher each school enrich ment Grant must be matched by the school or Community in addition to the Cash awards each of the winning teams will have the Opportunity to attend As expense paid seminar at get Laboratory facility to add real experience to personal this attorney Michael Ramsey who represents Joyce Ellebracht and defense attorney Scott Stehling representing defendant Carlton Robert Caldwell remain to question prospective jurors Bass told the jury panel wednesday that their duty was to find the defendant Walter Wesley Ellebracht not guilty even if the defendant has committed acts that Are Offen other conduct that you dont necessarily if the prosecution Doest prove guilt to you be you u reasonable the trial is expected to Start next week following the jury selection process with District attorney Sutton introducing the prosecutions Case and begin Ning to introduce testimony from a list of witnesses items of evidence in the Case include charred bits of hone believed by continued on Page six weather Talent and smiles this group will perform in the Peggy Anne and Cece Jean dance Esperi of 86 on the Back Row Are Amanda Yarbourgh Ginny Jerri Grant Stephanie Newman Cynthia Jones Angie Pehl and Christie Aber Crom to visit pop held on May 17 and is sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi August a High of 86 degrees a Low of 63 degrees was recorded by the official weather observers the barometric pressure ranged from to and the relative humidity ranged from 42 to 51 percent for the same period of time in 1985 the High was 91 and the Low was 60 the High is recorded for the preceding 24 hours High Low rain May 7 83 68 to May 8 79 63 02 May 9 86 67 00

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