New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 26, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas
Marie Fletcher, left, and Martha Joyce were named honorary 4-H members.
2 receive honorary 4-H memberships at banquet
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 Aug. 12, at the Comal County Fairgrounds. The theme for the evening was “Roping Success in 4-H.”
Honorary 4-H memberships were awarded to Martha Joyce and Marie Fletcher for their hours of dedicated service to the youth of Comal County.
The Outstanding Club Award is presented annually to a 4-H club in the county that has conducted effective club meetings, maintained discipline, and exhibited excellent adult and leader involvement. This year the Bulverde 4-H Club was recognized, with Patty Shippey and Amanda Shippey serving as the club managers.
4-H members Britany Friesenhahn and Amanda Shippey were the 4-H recipients of the two $450 Comal County Jr. livestock Show Association scholarships. Kathryn Taylor received a $1,000 scholarship from the Extension Education clubs of Comal County. Receiving Texas 4-H Foundation Scholarships were Zane Schwarzlose ($15,000), Julie Milsap, Kathryn Taylor, Kevin Hoegenauer and Meredith Spain.
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 325 Resource Drive or view their Web page at comal -tx.tamu.edu. Check the Herald-Zeitung in the next few days for more 4-H honors and awards.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:
I Barbara Gray I Isabel P. Rodriguez I Rose Schulz, 80 years old, Aug. 25 I Maryann Cruz, belated
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Partly cloudy Rain: 20% Hi: 101 Low: 74
Mostly sunny Rain: 20% Hi: 100 Low: 75
Mostly sunny Rain: 20% Hi: IOO Low: 75
Partly doudy Rain: 20% Hi: 96 Low: 72
Partly doudy Hi: 98 Low: 74
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IN COMAL COUNTY Highs/lows_8/24
Canyon Dam 97/74
New Braunfels Airport 99/71 Rainfall 8/24 Month
Canyon Dam 0 4.07
New Braunfels 0 1.58
Water Flows 8/25 Change
Edwards Aquifer 678.8 -0.4
J-17 Well 678.8 -0.4
Comal River 356 -1.0
cubic ft/second Canyon Dam 8/25 Changa
Inflow 193 -3.0
Outflow 215 0
Lake level 909.11 -0.03
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NBU Pumping Report 8/25
Surface water 7.902
Well level 5.600
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as of 8 a.m. Thursday
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DAVID INGRAM Herald Zeitung
West Coll Street remained closed to through traffic Thursday as both New Braunfels Street Department and New Braunfels Utilities crews worked where the street intersects with South Casten Avenue.
For Local Dims
■ 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.
■ Wortc This section of the road will be reduced to one-way traffic for installation of drainage and roadway construction.
On their own
Parents, children experience changes as they head to college.
Library closed for additions, collection moving
You should know: New Braunfels Library will be closed today, Friday and Saturday to add new shelves and move parts of the collection. The iibrary will reopen at 10 a.m. Monday.
Low-Impact Dance Aerobics Class
Time: 8:15 a.m.
Location: Seele Parish House You should know: Class consists of a cardiovascular workout, strength training with light weights, stretching and relaxation.
Small Business Summit
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
Cost: $50 per person.
American Legion Post 35 poppy distribution
You should know:The American
Legion Post 35 and Auxiliary will be conducting their annual poppy distribution during the upcoming Labor Day weekend. Members will be located at several businesses in the local area.This year's distribution is dedicated to active duty personnel, who hopefully will soon be "veterans."
Girl Scout Registration
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
Date: Saturday Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Forke Store, Conservation Plaza You should know: Business meeting and planning for District VMI workshop Information: Call Veanna
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.
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.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 26, 2005
VFW Post 7110 Bingo
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: 600 Peace Ave.
Chalupa and Fajita Dinner
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.)
To have your event publicized, contact Melissa McCaghren at 625-9144, ext. 222, or by e-mail at mmccaghrenOherald-zeitung. com
Information: susanphillipsl @cs.com
Cowboy Breakfast, 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.
lnformation:(830) 964-3820 or [email protected]
Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 2999
Date: Monday Time: 4 p.m.
You should know: Fun night with darts, pool, shuffleboard and card games. Dinner served at 7 p.m. All members are invited. Information: Call Marsha Kiesling at 625-2734
Crisis Center Volunteer Training
Date: Mondays and Thursdays, beginning Aug. 29 You should know:Training is 6 weeks, materials are free. Information: Call Alexis Myers at (800) 434-8013
Children's Advocacy Center Open House
Date: Tuesday Time: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: 111 E. Commerce St. You should know:The public is invited to attend and tour the facility.
Alzheimer and Dementia Workshop
Date: Tues* y Time: 9 to 10:30 a.m.
Location: Outreach Building, corner of Casten and Coll You should know: Free to the public.
RSVPTour and Cruise
Date: Wednesday Deadline You should know:The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is sponsoring a Western Caribbean cruise for Feb. 2-12, 2006. Deadline to book is Wednesday with a $250 deposit. A New Year's celebration in Philadelphia leaves Dec. 29, 2005. Deadline to book is Sept. 23 with deposit. Information: Call Steve Doerr at (830) 379-0300
Noon Book Review
Date: Sept. 1 Time: Noon
Location: New Braunfels Public Library
You should know: C. R. Pope will review 'Alexander Hamilton: A Life' by Ron Chernow.
New Braunfels Farmers Market
Time: 3 to 6 p.m.
Location: First Protestant Church parking lot, 205 S. Casten
You should know: Drawing each week for a half-bushel basket of homegrown fruit and vegetables.
SVHS OPENING DAY
The Smithson Valley Rangers will play Round Rock Westwood at 7:30 p.m. tonight in Rangers Stadium. Tickets will be sold from 8 to 11 a.m. today at the fieldhouse and until the end of C lunch in the cafeteria at 2 p.m. Reserved seats are $7, general admission is $6 for adults and $3 for students. All seats at the gate will be $7, cash only.
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