New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 13, 2001, New Braunfels, Texas
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Contact News Editor Jo Lee Ferguson at 625-9144 ext. 220.
River flow NBU Pumping
Edwards Aquifer 680.2 feet Report
Comal River 339 cfs Surface water
Canyon Dam inflow 649 cfs 6 656 million gallons Canyon Dam outflow 642 cfs yVell water
Canyon Dam lake level 0.454 million gallons
910.07 ft above mean sea levelPollen Counts-
Oak....................very high (Provided courtesy of Dr.
Mulberry............moderate Frank Hampel)
News Around The WorldBritish couple gives up twins
LONDON (AP) — A British couple on Thursday gave up their battle to adopt the “Internet twins,” closing a chapter of a trans-Atlantic wrangle and opening the way for the 9-month-old girls’ return to the United States.
Alan and Judith Kilshaw
decided not to appeal Monday’s ruling by a British High Court judge, who ordered the girls returned to St. Louis, where they were born and where their estranged biological parents are each seeking to regain custody.Green, Barrymore get married
NEW YORK (AP) — .After
months of rumor and speculation, the word on Tom Green and Drew Barly more is finally out: They are indeed husband and wife.
Displaying a serious side and some desire for privacy about his personal life, the prank-playing comedian said Thursday that he and the 25-year-old actress eloped three weeks ago. “We went away on sort of a little trip," he said.Kennedy relative running for Congress
BETHESDA Md. (AP).— Kennedy clan member Mark Shriver announced Thursday he is running for Congress in 2002.
The 37-year-old Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates will seek the Washington seat held by Republican Constance Morelia.
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For classified advertising, call 625-9144 ext. 215. For display advertising, call 625-9144 ext. 208.
For obituaries, wedding, engagement and anniversary announcements, call 625-9144 ext. 213.
For missed or late newspapers, call 625-9144 ext. 229 by 10 a.m. Monday-Sunday for same-day delivery.
Heads Up —
► Park hours
The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department welcomes the public to the parks and recreation facilities for the spring and summer season. Traffic barricades on Playground Drive and Hinman Island Drive will be in place at 7 a.m. (6 a.m. through Easter Sunday) and taken down by 8 p.m. on weekends and holidays through Labor Day. Individual picnic tables are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Group picnic areas are available by reservation through the parks office. For information, call 608-2160.
The Community Council of South Central Texas Inc. and the San Antonio Food Bank have been contracted by the Texas Department of Human Services to administer the Texas Commodity Assistance Program.
The schedule of distribution is as follows: Monday, at 246 Loma Vista (Balcones Haus); 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at Laurel Plaza (residents only); 9 a.m. to IO a.m. Tuesday at Canyon Lake (residents only); 9 a.m. to ll a.m. Tuesday at Villa Serena (residents only); and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at 300 Laurel Plaza Lane (public welcome).
► Driver course
An AARP Alive Driver Safety Program course takes place from 9 a.m. to I p.m. Saturday and April 21 at the Bulverde Senior Citizen Center, 30280 Cougar Bend in Bulverde. This refresher course is for individuals 50 or older and costs $10. Cab 438-3111.► Birthdays/Anniversaries
Happy Birthday to Chrissy Ybarra (April 12) and Rudy Ybarra (April 12).
To have a birthday or anniversary listed, call 625-9144.► SchoolsNew Braunfels ISD
Good Friday/Holiday Comal ISD
Spring Break► Live music
GRUENE HALL. 1281 Gruene
Road — Charlie Robison, 8 p.m., $15 cover charge SAENGERHALLE, 255 Saengerhalle Road, — The Hoisters, 8 p.m., $5 cover charge RILEY'S TAVERN — Bidderdadders, 9 p.m., no cover chargeAMERICAN LEGION — Max
Dickinson and Swingin’ Country,
8 p.m., $5 cover charge► ClubsArthritis Aquatics Therapy Program — 1 to 2 p.m.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at McKenna Sports Fitness Center. Cost is $3 per class. For information call 606-3658.
VFW Post 7110 Smoke-free bingo — early birds start at 7:15 p.m. at 600 Peace Ave.; regular games start at 7:30 p.m. at VFW Hall.
Low impact aerobics — 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. For information, call 629-5627.Hospice New Braunfels:Bereavement Support Group for Adults — every Friday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Call 625-7500. Alcoholics Anonymous —
daily at noon, 5:30 and 8 p.m., except Sunday, when members meet at 11 a.m., 5:30 and 8 p.m. Meetings are at 1142 Eikel Road in New Braunfels. For information, call 625-0057.
The Children’s Shelter is in need of good, used children’s clothing, sizes 4-14 for boys and girls. Items should be in good condition. Socks and underwear also are needed. For information, call ti ie shelter at 629-0659.
Cecil and Inez Fortson entered into Holy Matrimony on April 13,1941. From this blessed union came 5 children, 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren, and a lifetime full of wonderful memories.
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Houston-based Sisters Morales plays at 9 p.m. Saturday at Saengerhalle. For information, call 625-4255.
Partly cloudy Highs mid 80s Rain: < 20 percent SE wind, 15 mph
Last quarter.........April 15
New moon..........April 23
First quarter.........April 30
Full moon..............May 7
Partly cloudy Lows mid 60s Rain: < 20 percent SE wind, 15 mph
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• The Guadalupe River — closed to all water traffic from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today between .25 miles east and west of Interstate 35. The closure is required for Deavers
[Construction to set bridge beams across the river. A message board will be placed along the river to notify users of the closure, and orange buoys will be placed across the river during the closure.
Northbound Interstate 35 from .5 miles south of Farm-to-Market Road 725 to .5 miles north of Guadalupe River — the. right lane wl be closed from 8:30 a m. to 4:30 p.m. today while workers place bridge beams.
• Northbound Interstate 35 from .5 miles south of Farm-to-Market Road 725 to .5 miles north of the Guadalupe River — the right lane will be closed from 8:30 a m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday while workers place bodge beams.
Northbound Interstate 35 from 1 mile south of Solms Road to 1 mile north of Walnut
Avenue — the inside or fast lane will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday while workers dean crash cushion assemblies.
' Interstate 35 northbound and southbound frontage roads — work continuing from Ruekle Road to Executive Drive.
West frontage road — temporarily closed while rebuilding work continues.
• Four Mile Creek at west frontage road — bridge completed but still closed while rebuilding continues; will reopen with rest of the west frontage road now under construction.
' Center median from Ruekle Road to north of Walnut Avenue — currently under construction.
• Center median from Ruekle Road to Four Mile Creek — work is continuing on median
I rail. When work on west frontage road is complete, southbound traffic will be switched to the middle.
• Farm-to-Market Road 725 — reduced to one lane each way; traffic shifted to the north as soon as the westbound lanes of FM 725 are rebuilt, which is scheduled for March.
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