New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 1, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas
Page 2A — I Ikrald-Zeitung — Tuesday, February I, 2000
Highway crews work along 1-35 between Solms Road and Loop 337 exits
In the city
• Both lanes of the Interstate 35 West frontage road from Solms Road to 1/2 mile south of Solms Road will be closed starting today. The contractor will begin removing the old structure and begin bridge work.
• The outside southbound lane of Interstate 35 from .2 miles south of Walnut Avenue to .2 miles north of Rueckle Road will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3 as contractors repair shoulders.
• New Braunfels Police will have traffic radar trailers at these locations:
Today — 700 block of California Wednesday —1400 block of North Business 35 (school zone)
Thursday — 600 block of West Coll (school zone) Friday — 110O block of County Line Road Saturday — 2500 block of Loop 337Heute Today HOY DIAWeather Road Construction
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Extended forecast: Wednesday night, dealing and cold. Lows around 30. Thursday, mostly sunny and cool. Highs in the 50s. Friday, mostly dear. Lows in the 30s to near 40. Highs in the 60s.
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Breezy, showers Lows r>ear 40 NE wind 15-20 mphHeads Up^Health fair
The KGNB Health and Wellness Expo will take place from 8 to 11 a.rn. Tuesday at the New Braunfels Crvic Center. Deborah Ray, host of the nationally syndicated radio program "Here s To Your Health,” will broadcast live. “Here s To Your Health." can be heard on KGNB AM 1420 weekdays from 9 to 11 a.m. and Sunday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m.^Artisans wanted
The New Braunfels High School cheerleaders will have an arts and crafts “Springfesf from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 4 and 5 at the high school, 2551 Loop 337. Admission and parking are free. Area artisans wanting to sell their handmade items can call 629-0772. Entry deadline is today.^■Before the crisis
McKenna Hospital, Hospice-New Braunfels and New Braunfels Ministerial Alliance are sponsoring a four-session program, “Before the Crisis Hits.” Open discussion allows preparation for necessary action and prevents poorly considered decisions during a crisis. Lawyers, doctors and other professionals will lead these discussions. You are welcome to attend any or all of these free sessions. This third session will be on Spiritual & Emotional Issues, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Comal Inn, 424 Comal Ave., in New Braunfels. The remaining session will follow next Tuesday.► Blood drive
A blood drive for long-time Spring Branch resident Vance Rittimann takes place from 1 to 4 p.m.
Sunday at the Spring Branch Store, at Highway 281 North and Farm-to-Market Road 311. Dance has been at the North Central Baptist Hospital for about three weeks and is currently receiving blood transfusions.
Donors must be at least 17 years, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. Donors are asked to eat and drink plenty of fluids before donating blood.
For information, call Nathan at (830) 438-4018 or the Spring Branch Store at (830) 885-4454.
What’s on TV Tonight
A screenwriter becomes a serial killer to research a role in USA’s “Cabin By The Lake,” airing at 8 p.m.
See TV SCHEDULE/8ABirthdays/ Anniversaries
Happy Birthday to Kaden Lehmann (2 years), Ginger Effenberger,
Rocky Molina Sr. (39 years) and Dillon Berry (1 year, belated).
To have a birthday or anniversary listed here, call 625-9144.
WHATS FOR LUNCH?Out of the Backpack
Breakfast: pancakes and syrup, orange juice, milk. Lunch: creamed chicken on noodles, peas and carrots, fruit cup, milk
Breakfast: Texas toast and sausage, juice, milk. Lunch: spaghetti with meat sauce or turkey sandwich, vegetables, fruit, bread, milk
New Braunfels ISD Lamar Primary, Memorial Primary, Seele Elementary, Carl Schurz Elementary, Lone Star Primary and Memorial Intermediate Breakfast: sugar donut or cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: pizza or hamburger, tossed salad, peas & carrots, peaches, milk
Memorial Elementary, Oak Run, middle and high schools
Breakfast: sugar donut or cereal or breakfast taco, juice, milk. Lunch: pizza or hamburger or turkey sandwich, tossed salad, peas & carrots, peaches, milkGovernment
City of New Braunfels Planning Commission — 6:30 p.m. today, New Braunfels Municipal Building, 424 S. Casten Ave.Funeral Services
Doris (Dot) Norte — Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church with burial at Sunset Memorial Park.
Carolyn Jean Williams — 2 p.m.
today at St. Paul Lutheran Church of New Braunfels
Victoria R. Guzman — 2 p.m. today at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in RockdaleClubs
New Braunfels Newcomers Club
— today at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. Coffee and doughnuts
will be served at 9:30 a.m. with the meeting starting promptly at 10 a.m. This is a very important meeting, as the election of new officers will take place at this meeting. Our guest speaker will be Pearl Sowell who will discuss the Polka Fest. It is now the time to pay your membership dues. Bernie Dillon, treasurer, will be accepting the dues at the meeting.
Bingo in New Braunfels — 7:15
p.m. Tuesdays at the Holy Family Church, 245 S. Hidalgo.
New Braunfels Children’s Chorus
— rehearsals from 4:15 to 5:45 p.m. every Tuesday in the choir room of First Protestant Church. Children ages 8 to 14 are encouraged to attend. New students wishing to join can be registered by their parents following the rehearsal. For information, call 608-9427.
Hill Country Chorus — 7 p.m. every Tuesday at First Baptist Church, 733 Cross St.
BULVERDE SENIOR CENTER
Aerobics (easy pace) every Tuesday.
All activities take place at 1747 E. Ammann Road in Bulverde. For information, call (830) 438-3111.
COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. — fitness center 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. — aqua aerobics with Nadya Lehmann 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. — aqua aerobics 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — thrift shop open
9:30 a.m. — ceramics class 11:30 a.m. congregate meals noon — beginning bridge 12:30 p.m. — Skat/cards 1 p.m. — bidding bridge 4:30 p.m. — doggers
CANYON LAKE ACTION CENTER
Noon to 4 p.m. — mixed bridge 6 p.m. — line dancingSports
SPORTS ON TV
(FXSP) High School Extra: UIL District Realignment (Live) 23642 12:30 p.m.
(ESPN) Auto Racing Indy Racing League — Delphi Indy 200. From Walt Disney World Speedway in Orlando, Fla. (Taped) 815062
(ESPN) College Basketball Michigan State at Michigan. (Live) 384420
(KRRT) NBA Basketball Los Angeles Lakers at San Antonio Spurs. From the Alamodome in San Antonio. (Live) 687933
(TNT) NBA Basketball Los Angeles
Lakers at San Antonio Spurs. From the Alamodome in San Antonio. (Live) 968230
(TNN) Bowling Rockin’ Bowl. Fresno State and the University of Illinois square off in traditional and offbeat bowling events. From Las Vegas. (Taped) 391791
(FXSP) NBA Basketball Charlotte Hornets at Houston Rockets. From the Compaq Center in Houston. (Live) 649449
(ESPN) College Basketball Tennessee at Kentucky. (Live) 396265
(TNN) Championship Rodeo Highlights of bronc and bullriding from Mesquite, Texas. (Taped) 397975Sign Up
The New Braunfels Toastmasters Club can dramatically improve your public speaking and leadership skills in a supportive atmosphere. For information, call 620-7358.
New Braunfels High School Project Graduation 2000 will be funded by proceeds from a “roasf of vice principal Mike Rimer. Everyone is invited. A barbecue dinner will be served. Show your support by sponsoring a table. Tables for 10 are $150. To reserve a table or for information, call 620-9006 or 625-7693.
The Community Council of South Central Texas Inc. Head Start Program is compiling a Support Group Directory, which includes drop-in centers, crisis intervention programs, parenting classes, support groups and recreational and social activities. The directory will be available to Head Start parents as a resource. Interested organizations can call Mary Soto at (830) 379-8110.
Applications are being accepted at New Braunfels Housing Authority for Elderly/Disabled from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at Laurel Plaza Apartments, 300 Laurel Lane. For information, call 625-6908.
The Knights of Columbus Council
4183 invites all Catholic men to join the council. For information, call (830) 832-2302.
The Hummel Museum and Art Gallery offers after-school art classes for children ages 6 to 12. Cristy Waymer teaches the classes. The art projects are hands-on experiences based and outlined on art history. Children will study cave paintings to contemporary paintings and learn different lessons from all time periods. Classes take place at the Hummel Museum, 199 Main Plaza. To register or for information, call 625-5636.
Partner’s Bridge takes place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. To sign
up, call Minnie at 620-6812.Have a Heart
Connections’ Thrift Shop has various items for sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at 1414 . W. San Antonio St. To volunteer, provide donations or inquire about specific items, call 629-9075.
The Help One Student to Succeed , Program (HOSTS) offers mentoring classes. Volunteers are needed at Memorial Primary, Memorial Elementary, Carl Schurz Elementary, Seele Elementary and Lone Star Primary. To help a child with reading and math, call 620-7533.
Family Outreach of Comal County
seeks interested adults older then age 21 for volunteer opportunities, lf you have a special skill you would like to share for a few hours a month, call 620-1299.
American Cancer Society, Comal County Unit, is recruiting volunteer drivers for the “Road to Recovery” pro- . gram, a group of volunteers who drive cancer patients to and from their med- , ' ical treatment when they have no other means of transportation. Patients must be ambulatory.
Additional insurance coverage is provided and mileage can be reimbursed. Anyone interested, call coordi- • • nator Bob Peterson at 625-3252.
Connections’ 24-hour crisis line continues to be the final helping link in New Braunfels for those needing infor- : mation, referral or just someone who ... will listen to them. The new number for « the crisis line is 629-6571 or (800) 532-8192.Support Groups
Families and friends of persons with Alzheimer’s disease are invited to discuss their special needs and concerns at 4 p.m. today at the Comal County Senior Center, 655 Landa St. This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month.
For more information, call Jan Harrison at 625-7500.
“The First Step” support group for SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at McKenna Rehabilitation and Sports Fitness Center, 750 Landa St. The group meets the second Tuesday of each month.
For information, call 625-7500 or 620-0452.
Parenting classes at Family Outreach are being offered at 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday at 227 Courtyard ** Suite 102 for parents of children !• ages birth to five years. Call 620-1299.