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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 16, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas Page 6 — Herald-Zeitung — Tuesday, August 16, 2005 GOODFORYOU Photo submitted Stephanie Koehler. Hoarier attends summer foreign language camp New Braunfels I ligh School German teacher Stephanie Koehler recently participated in Austin College’s Richardson Summer Foreign Language Institute to prepare for the upcoming school year. The institute provided Koehler an opportunity to refresh language skills and develop new cultural and technology resources for her students. Koehler joined French, German, Latin and Spanish teachers in the weeklong seminars led by Austin (College’s Department of Classical and Modern Languages faculty, with assistance from language residents from Europe and Latin America. The teachers attended workshops on culture, literature and computer technology in curriculum and attended films, musical evenings, dance performances and other activities between their classroom instruction. During the seminar, Koehler spoke German at all times. Koehler was selected for the event with support from her principal. All fees, including room and board, were funded by a grant from the Sid W. Richardson Foundation. — Leigh Jones Birthdays/Anniversaries HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO: ■ Irene Hubble ■ Brandi Ramirez ■ Alexandria Morales ■ Jessica Craycraft, 22 years old ■ CallieVargas HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO: ■ Marty and Evelyn Nealeigh, 36 years How to get your news into the Herald-Zeitung Residents are encouraged to share their accomplishments, special moments and community events. You can submit by: ■ Mail — 707 Lands St 78130. ■ E-mail — ■ Information — Call 625-9144, ext. 222 DAILY PLANNER CLASSIFIEDSTODAY Car shopping? Get great deals on new and used vehicles. TODAY S EVENTS CLUBS New Century Lions Club Time: 6:30 p.m. Location.TJ's on Loop 337 Information: Call Corey Hall at 980-3367. American Legion and Auxiliary Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Post No. 643 New Braunfels Toastmasters Time: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Location: The Scooter Store, 1650 Independence Drive, New Braunfels, big building. Everyone is welcome. Improve your speaking, leadership skills. Information: 625-2217 or 629-1895, or visit Hill Country Chorus Time: 7 p.m. Location: First Baptist Church, Santa Clara and Cross Street You should know: Chorus is local chapter of the International Barbershop Society. The community is invited to participate or come listen. Information: Call Mike Finn at 626-7878, or www.hillcountrycho- New Braunfels Skatspeilers Time: 7 p.m. Location: Elks Lodge You should know: Winners from Aug. 9 are James Stolte, Daniel Stautzenberger, Ron Morrison, George Goepf, Mike Kivlin and Vernon Seiler. Flirty Frauleins Red Hat Society Time: 1 p.m. Location: Comal Senior Center You should know: Bunco, door prizes. Wear red hats and purple dresses. Information: Call Vanda Babich at 627-2304 Business and Professional Women Organization Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Perk Up, 1338 E. Court Street, Seguin You should know: Program will be "Financial Planning for Your Business" by Pat Hopson. Information: CallTerri Landan at (830) 303-4880 AARP Chapter 1823 Time: 9:30 a.m. Location:The Sophienburg, 401 W. Coll You should know: All persons 50 and over are invited to attend, special guided tour and meeting. Cost: $4 Information: Call Gladys Baffling DONT MISS VISIONS OF PASTEL SHOW The Visions of Pastel Show continues from IO a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 30 at the New Braunfels Art League Gallery, 239 W. San Antonio. The show features pastel artwork. There will be a reception from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the gallery. For information, call 629-8022. at 625-4879 COMMUNITY Al-Anon 12-Step Program Time: 7 p.m.. Location:The 24-Hour Club, 1142 Eikel St. Information: (210) 326-2941 Alzheimer's Support Group Time: 3:30 p.m. Location: Hope Hospice, 611 N. Walnut Information: 625-7500, or 964-2324. Smoke-free Alanon Recovery Meeting Time: 7 p.m. Location: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church CCD Building, 138 W. Austin Mental Illness Support Group Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Location: 1117 N. Walnut Street, right side of the building You should know: Support group for people who have been affected by mental illness, informal setting. Information: Call Don Guenther at (830) 822-6503 Jazzercise Time: 6:30 p.m.Tuesdays and Thursdays; 8 a .rn. Saturdays Location: Westside Community Center, 2932 South I- 35 You should know: Class is 60 minutes and includes warm-up, high-energy aerobic routines, muscle-toning and cool-down stretch segment. Information: (210) 497-3054 Night Bible Study Location: New Beginnings Christian Center, 2527 Courtyard Drive Information: 606 6454 Step by Step Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Oakwood Baptist church, 2154 Loop 337 North You should know: Christ-centered recovery ministry designed to address hurts, hang ups, and habits. Information: 625 0267 New Braunfels Community Chorale Time: 7 to 9 p.m. Location: Eden Home Fellowship Room, 631 Lakeview Blvd. You should know: Music lovers Herald-Zeitung To have your event publicized, contact Melissa McCaghren at 625-9144, ext. 222, or by e-mail at [email protected] MANDY REARY Herald-Zeitung who enjoy singing are invited to share their talents and help continue the rich musical heritage of the New Braunfels area. Information: 625-0351 WORKSHOPS New Braunfels Business University Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Honors Hall You should know: Jack Campbell, governmental affairs manager for theTexas Association of Business, will present a legislative wrap-up and effects on small business. Sponsored by chamber's Business Advisory Committee. Cost: $30/members; $45/non-members. Information: 625-2385 Wildlife Management Workshop Date: Today Time: 6 p.m. Location: Texas Cooperative Extension, 325 Resource Drive You should know: Earn 2 CEUS, presenter is Jim Cathey, wildlife specialist from Uvalde.Topics will include "Land Management Options," "Whitetails and Exotic Big Game" and "Feral Hogs." Cost: $5 person Information: 620-3440 REMINDERS DON'T FORGET Women's Chamber of Commerce Luncheon Date: Thursday Time: 11:30 a.m. networking, noon luncheon. Location: Mamacita’s Restaurant You should know:Topic is "Advertising Avenues." Cost: $15 with reservations/$20 at door Information: Call 627-1575 or e-mail at [email protected] Tech Thursday Date: Thursday Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Score's Sports Bar Information: 620-9091 CougarFest Date: Friday Time: 5 p.m. Location: Canyon High School You should know: Free sausage while supply lasts. Scrimmage against O'Connor. Anger Management Class Date: Saturday Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Elks Lodge, 1331 C.H. Matthies Jr., Seguin You should know: Individual and family sessions available. Register at Silver Center, 510 E. Court St., Information: (830) 372-5980, ext. 2 WEATHER Updated forecasts: Type "city, state" or zip code into space provided and click "go" button. TEXAS FORECAST Tuesday, Aug. 16 TODAY Mostly cloudy 20% rain Hi: 98 Low: 74 Coto KA* MO Amarillo *7 ae OKlA * w- • me Wichita Falla aa /72 AAK • a Dallas OO ii 4 Midland ac /TS ■ [ EJ PMM SO /TO • ***-■-: .v £ * Aua&n OS /T4 * ' ♦ * (A a rn a Hou* KOT 04 /7S VT* San Antonio a* TTT .ra. B*owrv»v»lla ae /SO a O SOOS AacuWrnrntrmr Inc L % w;-i# Sunny P* Own Ckw*!* Shrasm Tanana Ran Sna aa SUN and MOON Sunrise today 6:59 a.m. Sunset today 8:15 p.m. MOON PHASES Full 8/19 i Wednesday Partly doudy Hi: 97 Low: 76 Thursday Partly cloudy Hi: 99 Low: 75 Friday Partly doudy Rain: 20% Hi: 97 Low: 75 Saturday Partly cloudy Hi: 98 Low: 74 BY THE NUMBERS IN COMAL COUNTY Highs/lows 8/12 Canyon Dam 94/76 New Braunfels Airport 9875 Rainfall 8/12 Month Canyon Dam 0.99 4.07 New Braunfels 0.56 1.55 Water Flows 8/13 Change Edwards Aquifer 681.4 +0.6 J-17 Well 681.4 +0.6 Comal River 365 -13.0 cubic ft/second Canyon Dam 8/13 Change Inflow 308.0 -1710 cubic ft/second Outflow 311 +108.0 cubic ft/second Lake level 909.44 +1.03 feet above mean sea level NBU Pumping Report 8/13 Surface water 7.581 million gallons Well level 2.934 million gallons ACROSS TEXAS as of 8 a m. Monday City I Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Amarillo 65/61/.06 Rain Last qtr. 8/26 New 9/3 I 1st qtr. 9/11 POLLEN COUNTS Mold    High Pigweed    Low Grass    Low Ragweed    Low COASTAL FORECAST Rut Aransas: Partly doudy with isolated showers and a 20 percent dance of rain. Southeast winds a* IO to 15 mph. High in mid 90s. It will be partly doudy tonight with southeast winds at 10 to 15 mph. Low in mid 70s inland, lower 80s coast Austin/99/76//Cldy Dallas-FtWorth/97/76/.98/Rain El Paso79/63/.40/PCIdy Houston/91/75/.01/Rain Lubbock/72/64/.36/Rain San Antonio/96/79//Cldy ACROSS THE NATION as of 8 a rn Monday City/ Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Albuquerque/78/64//PCIdy Atlanta/90/73/.33/PCIdy Baltimore/9474//PCIdy Boston/85/65/.61/Cldy Chicago76/60//PCIdy Cincinnati/84/72//Cldy Cleveland/74/66//PCIdy Denver/74/54//PCIdy Honolulu/91 /79//Clr lndianapolis/77/68/.12/Cldy Kansas City/77/63//PCIdy Las Vegas/98/68/.26/Rain Los Angeles/76/64//PCIdy Miami Beach/92/77//PCIdy Milwaukee/76/61//PCIdy Mpls-St Pa u I/76/58//PCI dy Nashville/97/71//Rain New Orleans/96/77//Rain New York City/96/73/3.53/Cldy Philadelphia/95/74/.06/Cldy Phoenix/90/78//PCIdy Pittsburgh/87/67//PCIdy Sacramento/84/57//PCIdy St Louis/80/69/.03/Rain Salt Lake City/89/67//CIr San Diego/72/66//Clr San Francisco/71/57//PCIdy Seattle/88/60//PCIdy Washington,D.C./94/79//PCIdy WEATHER EXTREMES High 114 at Death Valley, Calif. Low 32 at Stanley, Idaho MANDY REARY/Herald-Zeituni Construction equipment sits ready Monday afternoor on the 500 block of Beverly Lane tor use by CenterPoint Energy. For Local Drnbk ■ Detour The east (northbound side) Interstate 35 frontage road has been converted to one way northbound traffic from FM 306 to Kohlenberg Road. Southbound traffic will be directed north to Kohlenberg Road, then southbound on the west side frontage road. ■ Reopens: In three months. ■ Work: This section of the road will be reduced to one-way traffic for installation of drainage and roadway construction. ;