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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 24, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2B — Herald-Zeitung GOODFORVOU Wednesday, August 24, 2005 STAMMTISCH Photo submitted Kameron Koepp, center, and Crystal Lehmann, right, received the Bronze Star Award during the annual 4-H awards banquet held Aug. 12 at the Comal County Fairgrounds. Also pictured is County Commissioner Greg Parker, who presented the students their plaques. 2 Comal County 4-H’ers receive Bronze Star Awards The Comal County 4-H members, parents, leaders and supporters celebrated the accomplishments of 4-H members in Comal County at the annual 4-H Awards Banquet on Aug. 12, at the Comal County Fairgrounds. The theme for the evening was “Roping Success in 4-H.” Highlights of the evening included the naming of this year’s 4-H Bronze Star Award recipients. The Bronze Star Awards were presented to Crystal Lehmann and Kameron Koepp. The star award recipients were congratulated and presented their plaque by Comal County Commissioners Greg Parker, Jay Millikan and Jan Kennady. The new 4-H year begins Sept. I. Those interested in learning more about the Comal County 4-H program can contact the Comal County office of Texas Cooperative Extension by phone at (830) 620-3440, visit the office at 3^.j Resource Drive or view their Web page at Check the Herald-Zeitung in the next few days for more 4-H honors and awards. Birthdays/Anniversaries HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO: ■ Evan Schmidt Howto 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 Landa St 78130. I [email protected] ■ Information — Call 625-9144, ext 222 PLANNER CLASSIFIEDSTODAY Car shopping? Get great deals on new and used vehicles in the Classifieds. Herald-Zeitung To have your event publicized, contact Melissa McCaghren at 625-9144, ext. 222, or by e-mail at [email protected] TODAY'S EVENTS CLUBS New Braunfels Rotary Club Time: Noon Location: Seekatz Opera House, 265 San Antonio St. Information: 629-9139 COMMUNITY Narcotics Anonymous Time: 6:45 p.m. Location: 24-hour Club, 1142 Eikel Information: (210) 710-7359 Phoenix - Life Rising From Ashes Time: 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. Location: MHMR Center, 180W. Mill St. (side entrance) You should know: Peer support group for bipolar depression and schizophrenia. Free service. Information: Call Jean Kinsfathr at (830) 214-5032 'Meet the Unicorns' Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: NB Civic Center You should know: Meet the varsity, junior varsity and freshmen Unicorn athletes for the coming year. Barbecue dinner tickets available at the Reagan Burrus Law Office, 401 Main Plaza, or at the door. Cost: $7 a plate Information: Call Paul Finley at 625-8026 WORKSHOPS Rebuilding Class Time: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Location: Church of Christ, 1665 Business 35 South You should know: Child care provided, 10-week course, step-by-step process that makes divorce recovery easier. Cost: $10 for materials Information: 625-3520 REMINDERS DON'T FORGET League of Women Voters Date: Thursday Time: 5 to 7 p.m. Location: Forke Store, Conservation Plaza You should know: Wine and cheese membership social. Joy Streater, Comal County clerk, will answer questions regarding local voting issues.The public is invited. Information: Call Usa Perrine at 935-4394 Heritage Museum Date:Thursday Time: 10 a.m. Location:Tye Preston Library You should know: Harvestfest plans will be discussed. DAVID INGRAM Herald-Zeitung DON'T MISS NOON BOOK REVIEW Carol Bissett checks out the Noon Book Review schedule at the New Braunfels Public Library. The event will be at noon Sept. I at the New Braunfels Public library. C. R. Pope will review ‘Alexander Hamilton: A Life’ by Ron Chernow. The public is invited to attend, and refreshments will be served. The book reviews happen at noon the first Thursday of each month during the school year. Information: [email protected] Annual Hunting Heritage Banquet Date: Thursday Time: 6 p.m. Location: Knights of Columbus Hall You should know: Dinner and auction hosted by the River City Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation. Help support wildlife management and preserve hunting as a traditional North American sport. Reservations recommended. Cost: $40 Information: Call Michael Schraeder at (830) 481-0971 Chalupa and Fajita Dinner Date: Friday Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Location: American Legion, 410 W. Coll You should know: Sons of the American Legion, Squadron 179 Cost: $6 Information: 625-0179 (after 3 p.m.) Small Business Summit Date: Friday Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center You should know: Governor Rick Perry will host summit.Topics include: How to get financing from various sources, opportunities for exporting, how to develop your workforce, taxes and tax credits, starting your own small business and how to do business with the State. Fee includes materials, breaks and lunch. Registration at sions/ecodev/sba Cost: $50 per person. Girl Scout Registration Rally Date: Saturday Time: 9 to 11 a.m. Location: 345 Howard You should know: Girls K-12th are invited, refreshments will be served. Registration cost for girls and adults is $10. Information: Call Wendy Hollis at 624-8748 Daughters of the Republic of Texas Date: Saturday Time: 9:30 a.m. Location; Forke Store, Conservation Plaza You should know: Business meeting and planning for District VHI workshop Information: callVeanna Crawford at 606-1308 Annual Pilgrim Country Festival Date: Saturday Time: 9:30 a.m. — all day Location: Pilgrim Community Center, FM 1116 Southwest of Gonzales. You should know: Live music, silent auction, car show, unique arts and crafts booths, food and drink booths. Cost: Free admission Information: (830) 437-2470 Good Time Polka and Waltz Club Date: Sunday Time: 3 to 7 p.m. Location: Eagles Hall, 257 E. South St. You should know: Music by The Little Fishermen Orchestra. Guests welcome. Information: 625-0275 New Braunfels Running Club Date: Sunday Time: 5 to 7 p.m. Location:The island. You should know: Picnic. All members and those wishing to join are invited. Information: susanphillipsl Benefit Dance for Franchie Burke Family Date: Sunday Time: 2 to 11 p.m. Location: BlueBonnet Palace, Selma You should know: Benefit to help with medical expenses for Sarah French, recovering from by-pass surgery. Lineup of entertainers include Billy Mata, Bubba, Littrell, Dottsy, Darryl McCall, Richard Hailey, Kenny Dale, Randy Corner, Johnny Lyon, Metheny Brothers, Larry Butler, Jake Hooker,Tony Pickens, Billy Davis, Johnny Lee and Gene Watson. Barbecue plates will be sold, live and silent auction. Wear red to support Sarah andThe Heart Association. Information: Call Pam Davis at (830) 303-5801 Cowboy Breakfast and Country Western Church Service Date: Sunday Time: 9 a.m. Location: St. Francis by the Lake Episcopal Church, 13250 Hwy 306 You should know: Come in your favorite western wear, bring a friend. Cost: Free lnformation:(830) 964-3820 or [email protected] Updated forecasts: Type "city, state" or zip code into space provided and click "go" button.TEXAS FORECAST TODAY Mostly sunny Hi: 101 Low: 75 Thursday Mostly sunny Hi: 100 Low: 75 Friday Mostly sunny Hi: 100 Low: 77 Saturday Mostly sunny Hi: 101 Low: 75 Sunday Partly doudy Hi: 101 Low: 75Wednesday, Aug. 24 Accu Weather .Com lot cc «ad fix daytime <xmdPan», towtRgh terr pet a tut tws. Coto ......... ...........'nm BY THE NUMBERS Amarillo St MS rut 'ss*    OK&A Wichita Falls 101/7* MC* AAK El Paso OI /TS rn Midland 07 /7* Au advt 100 /74 IOO /TO San Antonio 100/70’ mf Nor* Houston M rn BroamawOls OO FTT © acre AoouWmathm Inc. V,,    wig:S& Sunny f\ Ctau* Chitin Sbmmn Tawrra Hart natter Snow SUN and MOON Sunrise today 7:05 a.m. MOON PHASES Sunset today 8:04 p.m. POLLEN COUNTS Mold Moderate Pigweed Trace Grass Trace Fall Elm NA I “ar® ■sr Full 9/18 COASTAL FORECAST Rut Aransas: Partly doudy \Mth a less than 20 percent chant* of showers in afternoon. South wnds around 10 mph increasing to southeast in the afternoon. High in mid 90s. It wi be mostly dear tonight with southeast winds at X) to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph late. Low in mid 70s inland, upper 70s coast. tmmmmmmmm IN COMAL COUNTY Highs/lows    8/22 Canyon Dam    98/74 New Braunfels Airport 99/72 Rainfall    8/22 Month Canyon Dam    Q    4.07 New Braunfels    0    1.58 Water Flows    8/23 Change Edwards Aquifer 679.9    -0.6 J-17 Well    679.9    -0.6 Comal River    362    +1.0 cubic ft/second Canyon Dam 8/23 Change Inflow    204    -0.4 ______ cubic ft/second Outflow    212    +6.0 cubic ft/second Lake level 909.17    -0.03 feet above mean sea level NBU Pumping Report 8/23 Surface water    7.220 million gallons Well level    2.889 million gallonsACROSS TEXAS as of 8 a m. Saturday City I Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Amarillo/89/65/.09/PCIdy Austin/100/71/.04/PCIdy Dallas-Ft Worth/101 /78//PCIdy El Paso/85/72//PCIdy Houston/97/77//PCIdy Lubbock/91/66//PCIdy San Antonio/10Q/76//PCIdy ACROSS THE NATION as of 8 a rn. Saturday CityI Hi/ Lo/ Pre/ Otlk Albuquerque/90/63//PCIdy Atlanta/93/75//Rain Baltimore/87/65//PCIdy Burlington,Vt/77/60//PCIdy Cheyenne/80/52/.07/PCIdy Chicago/73/61//Clr Cincinnati/86/65//PCIdy Cleveland/72/60//PCIdy Denver/84/55/.01/PCIdy Detroit/70/57//Cldy Honolulu/90/76//Clr lndianapolis/84/68/.04/PCIdy Kansas City/85/72//PCIdy Las Vegas/104/82//CI r Los Angeles/85/62//Clr Milwaukee/70/58//PCIdy Mpls-St Paul/71/53//C!r Nashville/88/77//PCIdy New Orleans/95/76//Rain New York City/88/77//Clr Philadelphia/89/66//PCIdy Phoenix/110/89//PCIdy Pittsburgh/77/6Q//PCIdy St Louis/89/72//PCIdy Salt Lake City/89/68//PCIdy San Diego/74/65//Clr San Fra ne i sco/68/55//CI r Seattle/75/56//PCIdy Washington,D.C788/70//PCIdyWEATHER EXTREMES High 116 at Death Valley, Calif. Low 29 at Embarrass, Minn. DAVID INGRAM/Herald-Zeitung The intersection of West Coll Street and South Casten Avenue was closed Tuesday so New Braunfels Street Department crews could prepare to resurface the two roads.For Local Dwbs ■ 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. * I I ;