New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 10, 1994, New Braunfels, Texas
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By CRAIG HAMMETT tim where we don’t have t ptat" -J
Staff Writer Yolanda H. Longoria bas fred hefo
11 years and has a bookkeeping bust-Six candidates, two incumbents and ness in the city. She has served on se*-
four challengers, will vie for seats on etal community bonds and commis*
the New Braunfels Independent School sons and would like to add NBISD
Board of Trustees this Saturday. to the list.
Sylvia | A key issue
Sanchez, candi- for Longoria is ;
drae in District I, # reducing the
doesn’t have to I J dropout rate and
fear any chal- L* reducing gang
lenges, mainly problems,
because she is ‘The dropout
running unop- A w . rate is a con-
posed. |H H cern,” she said.
The two at- Hgggm “I would like to
large seats on the t«nnh«i i see mote cduca- *
board, however, Pynwa”non“ lion to find out
are being con- how to keep the
tested by five R|||P3p^MMt^ . drop-out rate
candidates. They I ll l down ”
gathered last yflKir K|A Bob Raborn
week at a forum JE ^ has lived in New
sponsored by the ^ ^ Braunfels since
League of 1982 and has
Women Voters been a frequent
to offer their F ‘ follower of gov-
background and f eminent issue!
views. Bespate Velum U-aria He believes the
Leo Chafin is ^*ww" board should rep-
^tha^ncumbem^ I 35Sa I resent the values
tional teacher in the district, he
believes his fL
experience is a :|p
key factor in his Hp
bid for re-elec- *
MI would like ii
to continue to be Tug Beshame part of the
process sod the progress,” he said.
Chafin stet several issues rat crucial including growth.
"We’ve got to stay up with this,” he stet.
Ted Gaskamp is the co-owner of Sohm Tool and Carbide and has lived in New Braunfels seven years, and has served on the board of directors of two compiles, He wants to ’’assist the brawl in feaetem educational oppy-Iunities.”
He said he would like the district to focus ow loug-fwngeptf"1^1^ and orgs-niartion and "not be caught inaskua-
The NewBraunfeb Herald-Zdtung extends the following birthday wishes lo; Lola Hana, Jason Rbefohwnder, Sherri Leos, Mike Medina (23rd!), Bela Bios, Gflbcrt Flores, Walace Johaaon, Lawrence Matykiewicz, EM Harte, Isabel Morris, Jean Petersen, Mirths Shields.
1004 Wodoo Quoon ontrlos sought
Comal County high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors are invited to compete in the 1994 Comal County Rodeo Queen Contest.
Contestants must be single and enrolled in either Comal County school district as of August,
1994. Information and entry forms will be available at New Braunfels, Canyon and Smithson Vslley High Schools.
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The New Braunfels Business ft Professional Women’s Chib will meet today at the Holiday Inn, beginning at 6:45 pjn. Dinner will be served at 7 pm. followed by a program by Lizz Cut ney, District Director of BPW, titled "The Proactive Approach."
For mom information, contact Elaine Wells at 625-2947 or Rdby Batling at 625-7511.
Raborn also m&\ f* believes in s
’’disciplined stu-aKpP dent body in
order to gain aceite demic excel-
M lence.” He also
BohRaham says the state
sometimes owes the district money sad needs to "own up and pay and help us out”
Bette Offerman Spain is a former special education teacher and would like to use her experience as a teacher and parent to serve on the board.
One of her key goals is to increase the parental involvement in the local ndwpir and encourage parents to vfefr the schools. She said growth in the district must also be addressed.
"With growth comes crowding, overworked teachers and ftom that comes the discipline problems," she said
Mf of Jackpot
AUSTIN (AP) — Scott Conner, ofHuffinan, claimed half of the $17.1 million jackpot ftom Saturday night’s Lotto Texas drawing, stale lottery officials announced today.
Comer was one of two people to purchase tickets matching all six numbers drawn.
So for, the second winner hasn’t come forward, said Keith Elkins, a lottery spokesman.
Cornu! County Bonlorft to hoot doneo
The Comal County Senior Citizens Center will have a dance on Sunday, Aug. 14 ftom 3 pin. to 6 p.m. featuring the band "Mixed Country."
Line dance music will be included in a variety of selections. Everyone is welcome. Admission is S3 per person. A snack bar will be open.
Council bans Styrofoam on rivers
Rom staff reports syrofoam products such as rafts, capa
_ . ... coolers or any products that mate
Don’t plat on tiring Styrofoam bra* up and litter to riven. products on either the Comal or
Guadalupe rivers within the New The ban will not affect f Intel for Braunfels dry limits next summer, docks or items like minnow buckets.
The New Braunfels City Council The Comal County Water Orient-Mortoay night unanimously approved ed Recreational District (WORD) the measure beginning Jan. 1,1995. already bans Styrofoam up to the dry The ban would prohibit the use of line.
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More than four inches of rain reported by some county residents yesterday
By CRAIG HAMMETT ”lhis probably originated from the Gulf (of
and TIO EASTWOOD Mexico), there has been some activity there Irate-
Staff Writers |yt gnmg moisture. It's finally picking up,” he
Comal County residents awoke to raindrops Several areas of central arri south-central Texas
Tuesday morning, ordinarily not an uncommon received record amounts. Austin had more rain, occurrence unless one considers the amount of over five inches, than on any August day in its tune ®noc raindrops last tel. recorded history.
Not since July 9 has any appreciable rainfall HerokFZeitung weather-wstchers reported rain
blessed the county. Many residents of New in all ptnsofthe county Tuesday, and with the
Braunfels recorded over four inches of rain lues- rain. cooter high temperatures. day, by far the larges total in newly three months Myrtle Clark at G rue ne Meadows reported
The National Weather Service office in New 4,50 inchc% of rain. Beldon Peters in Settler Braunfels reported only 1.56 inches, hut more was recorded I 31 inches, while Bullet Adams in seen in New Braunfels and other areas of the cranes Mill recorded only. IO inches, but added county. this broke a 50-dsy dry spell. Only Adams report-
Tom Deverof the NWS said Tuesday’s total cdg high temperature above 90 degrees, probably offered only s brief comfort from the Law enforcement and emergency personnel
fling record hew of this 1994 summer, but could reported heavy street flooding in the city proper
signal a change in trends god numerous fender benders. One San Amo-
The New Braunfels Historic Landmaric Commission will meet tomorrow at 1:30 a m. in meeting Boom C W the New Braunfels Municipal Building.
Hvrakt-Friirxj photo by JOHN HOSETH
Rains flooded tha HEB eoocar fields on Uva Oak 91. yeWarday.produolnp a river of waler near foe fields. Soma residents reported more than tour inches al rain during the day.
mo imn rod his vehicle inbound on bttenteo-35* inch or more. Mow have begun or flntead cutting apparently began to hydroplane and tittered a com, and have baled wtet hay they could, telephone pole. The mac was treated and released "There may bes little hay but what's left wM
ftom McKenna Memorial Hoqjital. mainly be for grazing." mid Leoti Dieted, aas
Pymffif and rgwfhfff fo the county welcomed Cottte Crawly resident on teg*
the rain and would several more showers of sn stion near Frriheit Rd.
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