New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 29, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas
THURSDAY, APRIL 29, 1993 HERALD ZEH I 3
In The News
Ambulance chasing hotline gets leads
AUSTIN (AP) — A toll-free hotline created to report “ambulance chasing” by Texas lawyers has given State Bar of Texas investigators more than 50 leads during its first month of operation.
Bar officials said Wednesday that at least 175 people had called the hotline, which began operation March 19.
TWC appointments named by Gov.
AUSTIN (AP) — Two peo-pie, Donna Lynn Snyder of Dallas and Royce Faulkner of Austin, have been appointed to the Texas Workers’ Compensation Commission, subject to Senate confirmation.
Ms. Snyder, 41, will serve until Feb. I, 1997. Faulkner, 62, will serve until Feb. I, 1999.
Gay passengers cause airline concern
FORT WORTH (AP) — Crew members requested the removal of all pillows and blankets from an American Airlines plane upon its arrival at Dallas-Fort Worth Airport following a gay rights march in Washington.
The flight captain said the request came from flight attendants, who told him that visibly ill people were on board, according to the Allied Pilots Association.
American said it would conduct a full investigation and give its crew members and ground staff an opportunity to explain what happened before considering disciplinary measures.
Free cancer screening offered
The Community Council of South Central Texas Family Planning Program, is offering Free Mammograms, to those who meet eligibility requirements.
CCSCT has recieved a grant from the Center for Disease Control through the Texas Department of Health.
This is a grant to provide breast and cervical cancer screening tests to low-income women. With federal funds from this grant, Family Planning patients whose medical condi-
Eva Barrientes honored for 36-year service
Eva Barrientes of San Antonio, was guest of honor recently at a luncheon in recognition of her thirty-six years of employment with Barkel, Inc. of New Braunfels.
Mrs. Barrientes, retiring as sewing room manager, began her employment with Barkel, Inc. in San Antonio in 1956 when the furniture manufacturer was still located there.
For a short period of time in the early 1970’s Barkel, Inc. operated facilities in both San Antonio and New Braunfels.
With the consolidation of operations in New Braunfels in 1974 Mrs. Bamentes began her daily commute to our city.
Mrs. Barrientes is looking forward to enjoying her retirement years with her husband Adam and their 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mr. Barrientes has retired from Kelly Air Force Base in San Antonio after 46 years of service. Their daughter, Carmen Duron, of San Antonio, is also a long-time employee of Barkel, Inc. and continues the family tradition.
Dave Howell K-Mart Plaza 1050 IH 35 East, Suite 500 New Braunfels, 620-4224
...your new Nationwide Insurance agent who is well qualified to provide homeowners, auto protection, life and disability insurance for individuals and families in this area.
To back our professional agents, Nationwide has over thirty billion dollars in assets and more than 65 years of experience We're the fourth largest auto insurer and sixth largest home insurer in the nation. And we're also a major provider of life and disability insurance
For all your insurance needs, put Nationwide on your side today!
Nationwide is on your side
r*«tionw"l* Mutu* insurance Company and Adiated Compania* Homa Ollie* Columbus Ohio
tion indicates a need will be referred for mammography or colposcopy.
Mammography detects breast tumors through an X-ray process before any growth is large enough to be felt by a doctor or by the woman herself. Colposcopy, which is a magnified view of a woman’s cervix, allows early detection of cervical cancer.
The Family Planning Program is in its second year with the Breast and Cervical Cancer
All of the Family Planning clinics provide reproductive health care including contraceptive methods to low-income women in the South Texas area.
Kennard Kollaus, M.D., of Seguin is Medical Director and monitors the medical protocol for each of five Family Planning clinic sites, which are staffed by nurse practitioners and other health care technicians.
More information is available at 625-3471.
Eva Barrientes is congratulated by bill Steed, president of Barkel, Inc. on completing 36 years with the company.
★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ ★ VOTE *
« JAN KENNADY
★ Independent Candidate *
★ _ for *
★ City Council ★
^ Pd Pol Adv O.E Hendricks,!reas P O Box 312135, New Braunfels. Texas 78131 -A ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
The Smart Mney is on Bud^t.
per day for medium or full size car.
513 Hwy. 81 W.
two day minimum, normal rental requirements apply, ofter expires 5-28-93.
Ask about our 7 and 15 passenger vans.
832 W. Court
Concerned Citizens Of New Braunfels
You Need To Know...
•James Goodbread resigned as Mayor of New Braunfels in October 1991 after only four months causing the then City Manager, Paul Grohman to leave at the unbelievable expense to New Braunfels' taxpayers in excess of $100,000.00.
•In March of this year James Goodbread took a needless trip tc Washington D.C. paid by New Braunfels taxpayers at 8 cost of thousands of dollars,
• How much more is Mr. Goodtread going to cost us?
Th!* information is vcrifisWe,
hi for by coriceiMi ciliien Cresj Boll.
TODAY'S CROSSWORD PUZZLE
I Assyrian deity 6 Bites 10 Thomas — Edison 14 Rent
60 God of love
61 Singer — Pinza
16 Golf pegs
18 Program tor
63 Try out
64 Rickies and Ameche
65 Fist tight
21 Power source
23 Door part
24 Drinking tube
3 6 in - 1 ft,
4 GIS' haunt
28 Fall back
5 Payments for
6 Not at all
36 Singer Torme
8 Soh org
39 Shaped in
42 Bit Of work
22 To: Scot
25 - Aviv
26 Famed violin
45 Becomes less
27 Trims (lawns)
46 Pins, perhaps
30 Shoe parts
33 Car part
52 Author Levin
34 Irish river
PREVIOUS PUZZLE SOLVED
+ 1 +
C 1993 United Syndk.al*
40 Most overweight
41 Does as told
42 Deprives of food
43 — and feather
45 Red -
47 Love It
48 Fodder pits
49 Mexican money 51 Duplicate
57 Containing nitrogen
59 Resident of soft
SALE THIE Bp
Invites you to see our newest lines of equipment for your lawn, garden or farm needs. Come see us next weekend at the parking lot of Hoffmann Floors and New Braunfels Feed & Supply.
712 North Loop 337
May 7th, 8th & 9th
For Information please call: 1 -800-292*1568 fl006^Sfl8B6^S<30066!00B6i!^ESQBBeB^CQ556SL€S5S
Call For Answers • touch ion* o> Rotary -900-454-3535 ext. code 500 • at* pw ntmut*