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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 30, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Weather Water Watch Comal River...........................407 cfs (same) Canyon Lake inflow...................331    cfs (down 15) Canyon Lake outflow....................72 cfs (same)* Canyon Lake level......................904.44 (up .5) Edwards Aquifer.......................627.89    (up OI) •At the request of the Guadalupe Blanco River Authority the dam gates are closed and GBRA is pumping water over the dam through its newly constructed pipeline The U.S. Corps of Engineers office at Canyon Dam is an official collection point for recyclable aluminum cans donated to help save the Battleship Texas, a veteran of two World Wars that is now rusting away in dock Take beverage cans to the corps office between 8 a m and 4:30 p m Monday through Friday For more information call I 800 64 TEXAS. Texas    NORTH    TEXAS: Clearing west Winter cold descended on Texas    and central tonight, continued fair early this morning    east Lows 35 northwest to 47 The National Weather Services    southeast    Partly cloudy Thurs said temperatures were mostly in    clay, highs 47 to 55 the 20s and 30s before dawn, with    WEST TEXAS Partly cloudy some readings in the 40s over deep tonight and Thursday, colder South Texas.    Thursday    Lows tonight 20s moun- Extremes at 4 a m were 25    tains and    north to mid-30s south, degrees at Stephenville and 44    Highs Thursday 30 Panhandle to degrees at Laredo and    near 60s valleys of southwest Brownsville    _ .    . . _ Other early morning Extended Forecasts temperatures included 28 at Fort New Years Day—Sunday Worth and Amarillo . 33 at Abilene    SOUTH    TEXAS: New Years and Midland. 29 at Wichita Falls,    Day partly cloudy and cool with 32 at Lubbock. 36 at El Paso. 34 at    lows Friday morning in the :U)s to San Angelo. 33 at San Antonio. 43    low 50s south and highs in the 50s at Corpus Christi. 35 at Houston,    except a few 60s south Becoming 31 at Austin and 28 at Waco.    cloudy Saturday and Sunday with a chance of rain continued cold Forecasts    temperatures Lows in the 30s and SOUTH TEXAS Mostly    highs in    the 40s central and through Thursday, chance of    southeast to the mid 50s south showers on Thursday Mild NORTH TEXAS Partly cloudy temperatures Highs mostly 50s    and colder New Years Day Most- w ith 60s lower Rio Grande Valley    ly cloudy and cold Saturday w ith a and lower coastal plains Low s    slight chance of light sleet or snow near 40 Hill Country to mid-50s    north, and a slight chance of rain lower coast    or sleet south Suspect Continued from Page IA Her sister. Edith Nesby, of Brig-gsdale, Colo., said the few surviving family members, who were to help authorities make formal identifications today, felt pain and rage. “You don’t want to think he would do something like that, but you knew he was capable of doing it.” Mrs Nesby. 41. said in an interview published today in the Arkansas Lawsuit_ Continued from Page IA operated the landfill through county and city funding Facing possible citations from the state and lacking funds to bring the landfill up to state health and operating standards, the board sold the landfill July 24 after receiving bids from two waste management firms Should a judgment be rendered against the board in the suit, both Camarillo and board secretary Bate Bond said the monies would be taken from the purchase fund The suit also contends that the equipment acquired by the board was specially “designed and manufactured" for the city-county landfill and therefore was unusable Local board officials scoffed at that suggestion saying the equipment was acquired in used condition and denying any special provisions were added ‘ Thirty days notice was required and we had to put the equipment back in the original shape received and we did that." Bond said Attorney representing the plain tiffs was unavailable for comment this morning Public Records Adjustment District Clerk Civil Filings Capital City Leasing Inc and Bill Gaston. Inc vs Comal County Solid Waste Control Board, breach of contract Ingram Ready Mix. Inc vs. Arthur P Villanueva. Rudy Villanueva and Thomas Villanueva, individually and dba Villanueva Concrete Works, breach of contract. First Bank and Trust vs Kenneth Skeels and Rosalita Skeets, foreign judgement William H Guenther Jr vs Goepf Jewelers. Inc and Does 1-10. damages and injuries Paul C. Ragsdale and wife Crystal S Ragsdale vs Monroe F Rake breach of contract County Clerk Marriages Melba Mae Kneip and Leonard Roy Specht Cynthia Kaye Pavlica and Jeremiah Emerson Buckles Judy Monroe and Charles Harold Davis Lidia E Rivera and Jerry Joe Cook Yolanda Ortega and Luis Amalia Gamboa III Susan Patricia Hughes and Donald Franklin Stephen N'elda Ann Martinez and Domingo Molina Continued from Page IA go to the city and the industries reportedly consider that a hidden tax Both industries are outside New Braunfels city limits Gene Mornhinweg NBL board of trustees president said Tuesday the utilities company has been planning for years to change the policy of sub sidizing water and sewer services "We've been subsidizing our water and sewer systems for many years,” he said Mayor George F.rben who sits on the NBL board, said he thinks a workshop with the city council to study the proposed rate structure would be beneficial He added that council members are familiar with the utilities plan to convert to a rate schedule based on cost of serv ice NBL Trustee Al Kosko said the proposed rate structure is a “logical way to go He added that the board has been working toward the new rate structure during the three years he has been on the board Loans Continued *rom Page IA losses of tourist related dollars estimated to be in the hundreds of thousands of dollars Economic injury loans of up to $500,000 per applicant were made available by SBA at interest rates of 4 percent for small businesses and 9 percent for agricultural cooperatives There are plenty of disaster funds to go around if all qualifications are met and you still must be able to repay the loan added Schultz The program is geared to help those in the middle which is a small sector In order to qualify a loan applicant must show losses during a three month period between June and August based on previous >ear ■> sales Applicants must show that no personal assests are available to keep their business operating and that money cannot be borrowed from an outside source Park Continued from Page ’A We were actually afraid that thing could fall and hit someone on the head The building inspectors recommended tearing that sucker down and starting from scratch They thought that for the amount of money it would take to renovate it we could build a new one ” W hatley said The new shelter is being built using the $4,IWO park improvement funds Whatley said about $1,200 worth of repairs made to picnic shelter No 4 were funded using capital improvement funds The remaining capital improvement funds combined with building maintenance funds were used to repair shelter No 5 • Originally, we didn t intend to do all three shelters " Whatley said “No 4 was our worst shelter ” he said adding that closer inspection revealed that the others needed immediate attention The renovated shelters will take on the Hill Country look with tin roofs and rock work Whatley said now that it cost $66 to rent a picnic shelter for a day during the summer, the parks department wants to make sure shelter users are satisfied with their investment Also, Whatley said, the shelters generate about $3,000 a year for the city With the repairs, he said. he expects increased usage, meaning as much as $1,000 more from each shelter in a year He added that shelter usage will pay for the im provements in about one year “Of all our picnic shelters, these were the ones that were in the worst shape ” Whatley said. adding that he does not anticipate a need for major repairs on picnic shelters in the near future. Our next hurdle for next year is to try to improve the facilities at the picnic shelters like the barbecue pits," he said Holiday Special! 20% off .ALL Silver Jewelry Compare our Quality. Service And Prices 1937 1H 35 East, Suite 104 New Braunfels. Tex. 78130 620-7442 "Designs That Make A Statement " A€R9BICS~PLUS New Session V?*    January    4th    to    February    20th , ^ \ y 7 Week Only $35.00 (Unlimited Classes) U, A : ft** ,,y (Ail Clasts* art Mold in tha I tar M Confaranea Cantar) LOW IMPACT MWF 8 if a rn to9 25 am (Extend class period for more fun1) LIGHT WEIGHT WORKOUT MW 6 OO p rn to 6 45 Features Hand weights and rubberbands for increased musice strength and endurance A perfect compliment to aerobics1 AEROHCS PLUS MWF 9 30 a m to to 45 a rn (Babysitter available/ AEROBIC WORKOUT TU-THUFtS 6 OO p rn to 7 p rn SAT 9 OO a rn i Babysitter available) All agas qualify No Limitations!!! 625-7738    DROP-IH’S ARE WELCOME! WE 625-1746    OFFER A LOW COST PER CLASS! 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Sanders confirmed that Sheila was the alleged incest victim, and said she was about 16 years old and preg nant when the charges were filed Mrs Nesby said the family believes Simmons fathered Sylvia McNulty. 6 Sheila McNulty, 24. was identified Tuesday as one of the five found dead Monday in Simmons' house She was killed along with Sylvia her husband, Dennis McNulty. 23; the suspect’s 23-year-old son William H Simmons, and his wife, Renada Sinv mons, 22 Besides Mrs Simmons, those found dead Tuesday included a son and three daughters who had been living at Simmons' home in the Plea sant Grove community about 13 miles north of Russellville l,oretta 17; Fddie. 14, Marianne, ll. and Rebecca. 8. authorities said Two children found stuffed in gar bage bags in car trunks were 21 month-old Michael McNulty and William Simmons Jr , 20 months authorities said Mrs Nesby said Simmons physically abused his wife hut Mrs Simmons w ould not leave him Wilma Simmons of Alamogordo. whose ex husband Ronald Gene Simmons Jr , 27. of San Antonio, Texas, and daughter Barbara. 3, were found dead Tuesday, told the El Paso newspaper her former father in law w as a recluse She said he often stayed in his bedroom alone to avoid contact with his family, and when she met him during a two week vacation in Arkan sas in 1984. she was the only person in the house he would talk to Simmons maintained a silence under questioning by police Tuesday but spoke to court appointed defense attorneys The dead in Monday's shooting spree were Kathy Kendrick, a 24 vear-old legal secretary said to have spurned Simmons advances, and J I) Chaffin 33. an employee of Taylor Oil Co one of four businesses three of them former workplaces of Simmons where shots were fired Discount Furniture Inventory Reduction Sale!! 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