New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 26, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas
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Through June 6, 2001 — One lane each way of Farm-to-Market road 725 will be closed for one-quarter mile north and south of Interstate 35 and traffic will be shifted to the south side of the road while workers construct an overpass for PM 725.
• Through Sept. 21—Stahl Lane will be closed to through traffic as Comal County Road Department constructs a drainage structure.
• Until Sept. 30 — Northbound outside lane on Interstate 35 frontage from Executive Drive to Farm-to-Market 725 as crews reconstruct the northbound frontage road.
• Until Sept. 30 — Southbound outside lane on Interstate 35 frontage road from Farm-to-Market Road 25 to Fern Street as crews reconstruct southbound frontage road.
Edwards Aquifer 639.4 Comal River 177 Canyon Dam inflow 5 cfs Canyon Dam outflow 55 cfs Canyon Dam lake level 904.02 ft. above mean sea level
NBU Pumping Report
7.202 Well water
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Grass not ava ao*e Provided courtesy of Dr
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Sunrise . ~06a.r Rrst quarter. Sept. 5
Sunset .....&C3 p.~ Fur moor. August 15
^as: o^ate' .August 22 Ne a moon .August 29
Mostly sunny, Mostly clear, lows
highs around 100. around 70. south
south winds 5 to winds 5 to
10 mph 10 mph
Saturday. Aug. 26
AccuWeather* forecast for oaytme co^-rys
Amarillo 99 r&6
Wichita Fain 103 <75
Dallas 102 rn
Austin 97 773
• Houston 98 772
San Antonio 98 775
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&W& Brownsville 94 776
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Sunny Pl Cloudy Cloudy Showers T-slorms Ham Flumes Snow Ice
Via Associated Press
Extended forecast: Sunday through Tuesday, partly cloudy days and mostly clear nights, highs in the 90s to around 100, lows around 70.
Quality Pre-owned Cars & Trucks
c^oc/c Motor Company
“A New Braunfels Tradition Since 1944”
► Community Centers
COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER
noon - congregate meals (Saturday)
Smoke-free bingo - American Legion Post No. 35, early birds at 1:30 p.m. and regular bingo at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the post home, 4210 Farm-to-Market Road 482.
A joint anniversary party for the Fraternal Order of Eagles takes place at 4 p.m. Saturday at the hall. Members are asked to bring canned goods, bakeo items, crafts and plants for the country store and pantry. A catered meal begins at 6 p.m. The deadline for meal reservations is Aug. 23. The hall will be open to the public at 7:30 p.m. A dance will take place from 8 p.m. until midnight. Admission is $5 for non-members. For information, call 625-7243 on Monday or Thursday nights.
► Sign Up
A Wildlife Management Tax Valuation Seminar takes place 9 a m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Cibolo Nature Center in Boerne Call (830) 249-4616 to make reservations.
Los Fantasticos perform 8 p.m. until midnight at the American Legion Hall, Comal Post #179. Everyone is welcome. Cover charge is $5. Call (830) 620-0179 for information.
The Good Oil Boys and Debbie perform 9 p.m. to 1 a.rn Saturday at the Country Cabaret. 839 Farm-to-Market Road 467 For reservations, call (830) 379-2995
The registration for the 2000/2001
New Braunfels Hermann Sons School of Dance takes place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hermann Sons Lodge, 463 N. Union. Proof of membership must be shown at the time of registration.
An open house extravaganza to
help raise awareness and spread the hope of breast cancer survival takes place 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Forke Store at Conservation Plaza,
1300 Church Hill Dr, across from Goodwin Primary School.
Products to be showcased include Discovery Toys, PartyLite Candles, lim Yours Inc., Mary Kay Cosmetics, Monogramming Lls, Premier Designs Inc., Tupperware, scrapbooking supplies, kitchen supplies and Chinese imports. Participants can enter to win one of two $50 gift certificates to spend at the booth of their choice.
Those who bring a friend or book a show can enter a second time. RSVP by Aug. 20. Food will be provided by Mama Nessais Bakery of Gruene. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Comal Chapter and the American Cancer Society. For information, call 606-8100.
The New Braunfels Chapter No.
771 Order of the Eastern Star will host a style show and luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Sat. at the New Braunfels Presbyterian Church, 393 Howard St. Tickets are $6 each and can be purchased at the door or call Simone Lambdin at 606-6329.
The 1st Build a Float Parade takes place at 1 p.m. along the Comal River. Contestants will meet at the Wuestis parking lot on Landa street and will enter the river at the Old Mill Stream entrance. For information, call (830) 708-4316.
A free Falun Data (Falun Gong)
workshop takes place 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the New Braunfels Public Library. The program will include an introduction to Falun Gong and teaching of exercises. For information, call (210) 567-5191 or (210)614-6158.
^ Support Groups
The Cerebral Palsy Foundation
seeks families who have children (birth to 12) affected by cerebral palsy. We seek all that are affected to start a new chapter in your area. We offer financial and emotional support along with many free services. At last, you are not alone. Please call toll free 1-888-872-7966.
Open AA meeting for women is 10
a.m. every Saturday at the Bulverde United Methodist Church located at 28300 U.S. 281 N.
The LifeTransition Center, a division of Hospice New Braunfels, is exploring the need for an AIDS/HIV support group. The focus of the group will be to address their special concerns. The support group will be facilitated by a professional psychotherapist. All inquiries are kept confidential. For information, call Jane Wyatt at 625-0369.
Alcoholics Anonymous Women’s Solution Group will hold an open, nonsmoking meeting from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 138 W. Austin, CCD building. The Women’s Solution Group meets each Saturday.
McKenna Memorial Hospital is offering a free class for mothers-to-be who expect to deliver at McKenna’s Maternity Center.
For information call 609-9111, ext. 3254 to leave a message and a nurse will return your call.
1281 Gruene Road, 606-1281
Spencer Jarmon, 1 p.m., no cover Clay Blaker, 9 p.m., $8 cover
Cary Swinney, 12:30 p.m., no cover The Groobees, 5 p.m., no cover
255 Saengerhalle Road 625-HALL (4255)
Music in the Round w/Lance Hammack 1 p.m., no cover
212 W. Austin St.
Jubilee Polka Band, 7:30 p.m., $4 cover
RILEY S TAVERN
8894 FM 1102
Richardson’s Seeds, 9 p.m. no cover
Hank Murry’s Songwriters 7 p.m., no cover
Happy Birthday to Freddy Sassman Jr. (53 years), Paul Brietzke, Ryan Stange (9 years), Barbara Gray and Isiah Rosales
To have an anniversary or birthday listed here, call 625-9144.
By The Associated Press
Temperatures indicate Friday’s high and overnight low to 8 p.m. Eastern Time.
New York City
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National Temperature Extremes for Friday
High 112 at Death Valley Ca Low 31 at Mineral Ca m _ indicates missing information.
Call the Literacy Council, 629-2731, for more information.
^ Jerry Lewis telethon
The Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon, the world’s first web-enhanced telethon, will air at 10 a.m. on San Antonio station KRRT on Channel 35 Sept. 4.
This year’s Telethon, to be broadcast Sept. 3-4, is MDA’s single biggest fundraising event. With more than 75 cents of each dollar it spends dedicated to program services, MDA relies almost entirely on private contributions, including those made during the 21 1/2 hour Telethon.
^ Connections closing
Connections’ Thrift Shop at 1414 W. San Antonio St. is closing its doors on Sept. 1, 2000, after 16 years of offering great bargains to the folks of New Braunfels and the surrounding area. A closing sale is now in progress. Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Final day of sales will be Thursday, Aug. 31. All items must go. Connections would like to extend its thanks to those who have shopped and supported the Thrift Shop over the years. The funds generated by sales have helped to support the many programs that Connections offers to youth, families, adults and senior citizens.
► Connections closing
Free classes for adults in New Braunfels. All classes are sponsored by the local school districts and the literacy council New Braunfels Learning Center: 902 W. San Antonio.
Adult Education, 620-6200 Tuesday and Thursday GED continuous, 6 to 9 p.m.
ESL starting Sept. 5, 6 to 9 p.m. Community Service Center: 132 Caddell, 629-2731 Day GED classes
Monday through Thursday, 9 to 12 p.m. continuous evening ESL classes, 7 to 9 p.m.
Monday and Wednesday starting Sept.
Canyon High School: 1510 E. Hwy. 35, 625-8081 Contact: Elaine Falkenberg.
Tuesday and Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m. starting Sept. 5, 2000.
Clay Blaker plays Gruene hall tonight at 9 p.m., $8 cover charge.
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