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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 4, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas BUSINESS WHATS AHEAD Lending a helping hand Christian Counseling Services works to make life better for people in and around New Braunfels.Cemex celebrates 25 years as pillar in New Braunfels’ community cAlata^ie VK diamond Things &r*t€4ta Ii 651 N. Business LH. 35 Suite 240 New Braunfels • Marketplace (830)625-3203 Buy One Sprint PCS® phone - Get One FREE fulfil ■' 1 =^—r----- - 'f ■ |.."n.rT wn-rr „ -ff—T',    • The NEW Medicare 2006 Drug Plan is here. Insurance Representatives will be at Comal Drug every Monday in December from 10am - lpm and every Thursday from lpm-4pm to answer your Medicare Part D questions and to help you enroll. Comal Drug Your only locally owned pharmacy for over 40 years. 544 N. Union • New Braunfels, TX 830 625-2421 M F 9AM-6FM • SAT 9AM-1 PM • SUNDAY CLOSED By Leigh Jones Staff Writer Offer ends 1/14/06 Offer not available in all markets Phones subject to availability Subject to credit Restrictions apply $36 activation and SISO termination fees apply See printed material in-store for details Requires purchase of both phones at the same time in one transaction    * TEXAS AGRICULTURAL. EDUCATION & HERITAGE CENTER presents Country Christmas 2005 The Cemex Balcones Plant celebrated its silver anniversary in New Braunfels on Wednesday with a big “thank you” to 13 employees who have been with Cemex since the plant’s first day in operation. The men, wearing matching light blue denim shirts embroidered with the company logo, stood proudly in front of a banner that proclaimed they were "celebrating 25 years of community.” “We have not been here as long as the pyramids, but we have been here long enough for people to know how important we are in this community,” declared Plant Manager Ken Kerr before launching into a long list of the company’s local involvement. Cemex is a member of the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce and the new Economic Development Foundation, as well as being a supporter of the Comal County Fair, the Brauntex Performing Arts Center and local sports teams, just to name a few. “We know our participation in New Braunfels is worthwhile, and it gives us a good feeling to know we can be of value,” Kerr said. Cemex is one of the largest DAVID INGRAM/Herald-Zeitung The Cemex plant has been a part of New Braunfels for 25 years.The company celebrated its 25th anniversary Wednesday. cement companies in the world, with 12 cement plants, 48 distribution terminals, 283 ready-mix plants and 49 construction aggre gate quarries in the United States. The Balcones Plant operates with 82 employees and produces Portland cement. Rea I Eyes Vision Center Michael D. Tschoepe, M.D. 10% DISCOUNT f (for a limited time only) IN CELEBRATION OF 25 YEARS OF SERVICE LASER VISION CORRECTION And Refractive Procedures •LASIK -LASEK -PRK •PRELEX -ReSTOR -ReZoom •Call now for your free consultation 218 E. Austin (830)625-6905 New Braunfels, Texas 78130    625-2015 (OPTICAL DEPT) Sprint Yes you can. Sprint PCS Vision” Picture Phone PM-A840 by Samsung* BRING THE FAMILY! The company created a sensation earlier this year when rumors of major expansion plans leaked out several days before a scheduled announcement. Company executives canceled the announcement but filed an application with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality earlier this summer requesting permission to double the plant’s size. If TCEQ grants the permit, the $25 million expansion will be the largest investment ever in Comal County. Cemex Public Affairs Vice President Susana Duarte said earlier this week TCEQ had not made its decision yet. On Wednesday, Kerr implied the company would continue to grow and support the community. “We will continue to respect and care for the environment,” he said. “We are dedicated to preserving the ecology of the New Braunfels area.” Congressman Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, whose district includes part of Comal County, was on hand to help the company celebrate. He said he was proud to have Buy one PM-A840 by Samsung® and get one FREE after a $300 instant savings and a $69.99 mail-in rebate from Sprint (taxes excluded). That's a total savings of up to $369.99. ^ Phone Features for the PM-A840 by Samsung®: ''fa? 4Iff A' • Built-in digital camera - Sprint PCS Picture Mail" enabled Each phone requires in-store purchase and activation of a new line of service with a two-year subscriber agreement. Preferred credit may be required. Sprint PCS Vision1* enabled and SMS Text Messaging enabled Regularly $219.99 per phone - SAVE $369.99 on two “When you evaluate a corporation, it's not just about the service they provide. The question is, are they a good corporate citizen? Cemex is.” — Henry Cuellar U.S. Representative Music * Food - BBQ on Bun, Stew & Sausage Haryrides • Campfires • Animals • Crops • Live Nativity Chuck Wagon • Antique Farm Equipment • Exhibits Decorated Country Village: ONE-ROOM SCHOOL • JUSTICE OF THE PEACE OFFICE COUNTRY KITCHEN • BLACKSMITH SH< W' WEAVING • PRESENTATIONS Texas Yes! is a new initiative from the Texas Department of Agriculture designed to spotlight rural Texas tourism Make your gateway! For more information on Texas Yes! cal __    __________ (866) 4TEX-YES or visit of ARr.tulrur, TexasYes! the Mexican-owned company in District 28. “When you evaluate a corporation, it’s not just about the service they provide,” he said. “The question is, are they a good corporate citizen? Cemex is.” He also applauded their employee safety record — no accidents in four years. In recognition of Cemex’s birthday, Cuellar promised to send Kerr the United States flag that flew over the Capitol on Wednesday. —fkn- COMMUNICATION  SOURCE- 241 BUSINESS 35 SOUTH NEW BRAUNFELS, TX 78130 620-6100 ;