New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 14, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas
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Crews build overpass at U.S 281, FM 1863
Highway crews work along I-35 between Solms Road and Loop 337 exits
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• Construction continues at Walnut Avenue and the Interstate 35 underpass. Drivers are urged to use caution when driving through the area.
• Construction continues on Interstate 35 from Rueckle Road to one-half mile north of Walnut Avenue.
• Construction continues on north and southbound frontage roads from Rueckle Road to one-half mile past Walnut Avenue.
• City workers will be replacing traffic lights at Casted Avenue and West San Antonio Street from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Motorists should drive with caution.
• Avenue A from Coll Street to Business 35 will be closed to through traffic from Monday through Friday.
Friday, Jan. 14
AccuWeather* forecast for daytime conditions, low/high temperatures
Austin ae AM
El Paso 33 AM
Edwards Aquifer......................not available
Comal River............................not available
Canyon Dam inflow............................57 cfs
Canyon Dam outflow.........................92 cfs
Canyon Dam lake level 905.92 feet
above mean sea level
NBU pumping report
Surface water.............7.316 million gallons
Well water...................0.765 million gallons
First quarter....................................Jan. 14
Full moon........................................Jan. 20
Last quarter......................................Jan. 28
New moon.........................................Feb. 5
Mostly cloudy Lows upper 40s NE wind 5 mph
Mostly cloudy Highs mid 60s NE wind 5-10 mph
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Extended Forecast: Saturday, mostly cloudy with a chance of drizzle in the morning. Partly cloudy afternoon. Highs in the 70s. Sunday and Monday, mostly cloudy nights and mornings. Partly cloudy afternoons. Lows in the 50s. Highs near 80.Heads Up► Hummel meeting
A volunteer meeting and recruitment reception takes place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today at the Hummel Museum and Art Gallery, 199 Main Plaza.
Refreshments will be served, and door prizes will be awarded.
Anyone interested in information about volunteer opportunities at the museum are invited to attend.
For information, call 625-5636.►Women seminar
The Re}reat-A Day Spa will have its second annual ‘Take Care of Yourself Seminar for Women” from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at T Bar M Tennis Ranch, 2549 Texas 46 West. Local professionals will discuss important women’s health issues such as breast cancer and menopause. Topics also include information on nutrition, reflexology, acupuncture, holistic and preventative medicine.
Cost is $15 and free for Retreat customers with the latest issue of the Retreat newsletter.► Need volunteers
Tax-Aide volunteers are needed to provide free assistance to elderly and lower income people in preparing basic tax returns. Training starts today at the New Braunfels Public Library. All materials are provided by the Internal Revenue Service. For information, call Kathleen at 606-1220.•-Wills seminar
A “Wills vs. Living Trusts" semi-lar takes place at 2:30 p.m.
Monday at the Elks Lodge No.
2279, 353 S. Seguin Ave. Representatives from the Law Offices of Bed Starr in Dallas will liscuss options available for wills ind living trusts. To make reserva-ons, call (800) 874-8724.Tree recycling
The city of New Braunfels and lew Braunfels Utilities are spon-oring the 13th annual Christmas ee recycling program at Landa ark. Residents can drop off their re trees at the marked area in the ♦ympic Swimming Pool parking lot : Landa Park Drive and Golf ourse Road through 8 a.m. onday.
Residents are asked to remove ills, ornaments and other metal stoners from the trees to protect iployees and chippers used dur-) the mulching. For information, ll the parks office at 608-2160.
visit us online at rw.herald-zeitung.comBirthdays/ Anniversaries
Happy Birthday to Kane Kuebel (14 years, Saturday) and Rachel Salazar.
Happy Anniversary to Milton and Willie Doege (Saturday) and Leo and Ruby Miller (52 years).
To have a birthday or anniversary listed here, call 625-9144.Out of the Backpack
WHATS FOR LUNCH?
New Braunfels Christian Academy
Lunch: beef, bean and cheese burrito, rice, com, fruit, milk
Nancy Ney Charter School
Lunch: chicken nuggets, tater tots, banana, milk
Head Start Program
Breakfast: whole wheat toast, scrambled egg, mixed fruit juice, milk; Lunch: salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, wheat bread, fruit cocktail, milk
Breakfast: cinnamon roll, juice, milk; Lunch: steak fingers or fish burger, vegetables, fruit, bread, milk
New Braunfels ISD
Lamar Primary, Memorial Primary, Seele Elementary, Carl Schurz and Memorial Intermediate
Breakfast: bean and cheese taco or cinnamon toast, juice, milk; Lunch: baked chicken with roll or hamburger, mashed potatoes with gravy, broccoli, peach cobbler, milk
Lone Star, Memorial Elementary, Oak Run, middle school and high school
Breakfast: bean and cheese taco or cinnamon toast or cereal, juice, milk; Lunch: baked chicken with roll or hamburger or peanut butter and jelly sandwich, mashed potatoes with gravy, broccoli, peach cobbler, milkFuneral Services
Wanda Jean Calloway —
Graveside services at 2 p.m. today at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park.Clubs
The 1942 New Braunfels High School graduating class — 6 pm.
today at Krause’s Cafe. For information, call 625-5445.
VFW Post 7110 Smoke-free bingo
—Early birds start at 7:15 p.m. at 600 Peace Ave.; regular games start at 7:30 p.m. at VFW Hall.
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 Comal County Sportsman Club, 252 South Kowald Lane.
New Braunfels High School Class of 1959 — 8 a.m. every first Saturday of the month at Krause’s Cafe for breakfast.
New Braunfels High School Class of 1943 — 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Ryan’s Steakhouse. For information, call 625-5352.
Public dance — 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Martinez. The Shadows of South Texas will perform.
New Braunfels Quilt Guild — 9:30 a.m. Saturday at First Christian Church on Loop 337. Dot Collins will be guest speaker.
Heart of Texas Former Marines —
dinner at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center, 655 Landa St. Social hour starts at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $6.50. For information, call Ron at 629-4626.Community Centers
COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER Today
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. — fitness center
8:30 a.m. — Newcomers men’s bridge
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — thrift shop
11:30 a.m. — congregate meals
12:30 p.m. — woodcarvers
1 p.m. — canasta and bunco Saturday
8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — fitness center
9 a.m. to noon — thrift shop
“Never Too Late” low impact exercise classes — 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center for senior citizens. For information, call Patty at 629-5627.Sports
SPORTS ON TV Today
(ESPN) Golf Caribbean Celebrity Classic. From Dorado, Puerto Rico. (Taped) 496356
(ESPN) LPGA Golf Office Depot — First Round. From the Ibis Golf and Country Club in West Palm Beach,
Fla. (Live) 664356
(FXSP) Hockey WPHL All-Star Game. From Austin, Texas. (Live) 845998
(ESPN) PGA Golf Sony Open — Second Round. From Waialae Country Club in Honolulu. (Live) 802191
(TNT) NBA Basketball Los Angeles
Lakers at Indiana Pacers. From Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. (Live) 758511 8:00 p.m.
(INN) Rollerjam Teams to Be Announced. (Taped) 615375 9:00 p.m.
(KRRT) NBA Basketball San Antonio Spurs at Seattle Supersonics. From the KeyArena in Seattle. (Live) 674646 (TNN) Bowling Rockin’ Bowl. Collegiate bowling teams compete in traditional and offbeat bowling events. (Taped) 695511 9:30 p.m.
(TNT) NBA Basketball Portland Trail Blazers at Phoenix Suns. From the America West Arena in Phoenix. (Live) 405917 11:00 p.m.
(ESPN) College Basketball Ohio at Cincinnati. (Live) 658820 Saturday
(ESPN) College Basketball Louisiana State at Vanderbilt. (Live) 694660 11:30 a.m.
(KENS) NFL Football Playoffs AFC Divisional Game — Buffalo Bills,
Miami Dolphins or Tennessee Titans at Jacksonville Jaguars. From Alltel Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla. (Live) 198009 12:30 p.m.
(KRRT) College Basketball Kansas State at Missouri. (Live) 335844 1:00 p.m.
(FXSP) Women’s College Basketball South Florida at Alabama-Birmingham. (Live) 46202 (ESPN) LPGA Golf Office Depot — Second Round. From the Ibis Golf and Country Club in West Palm Beach,
Fla. (Live) 444592 3:00 p.m.
(KENS) College Basketball UCLA at North Carolina. (Live) 72776 (KRRT) College Basketball Oklahoma State at Bavlor. (Live)
(KABB) NFL Football Playoffs NFC Divisional Game — Washington Redskins at Tampa Bay Buccaneers. From Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. (Live) 568399 (ESPN) College Football East-West Shrine Bowl. Collegiate all-star game from Palo Alto, Calif. (Live) 793115 5:00 p.m.
(FXSP) College Basketball Texas A&M at Texas. (Live) 50318 7:00 p.m.
(ESPN) PGA Golf Sony Open Third Round. From Waialae Country Club in Honolulu. (Live) 262047 12:30 a.m.
(FXSP) College Basketball California at Oregon State. (Same-day Tape) 124719Sign Up
The New Braunfels High School teen driver education class starts Jan. 24. Applications for the class are available at the New Braunfels High School and Canyon High School offices. Cost for the class is $230.
The New Braunfels Toastmasters
invites the public to improve their speaking and leadership skills in a supportive atmosphere. The meetings take place weekly for minimal cost. For information, call 620-7358.
The Hummel Museum and Art Gallery offers weekly after-school art classes taught by Cristy Waymer. To sign up or for information, call 625-5636.
Low impact aerobic classes take place at 8:15 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Elks Club, 353 S. Seguin Ave. For information, call 625-9295.Have A Heart
The Women’s Center needs help with childcare on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Sharing your time with the young children makes it possible for the mothers to attend counseling and support activities. To volunteer or for information, call 620-7520.
Volunteers are needed at Connections to answer telephones, perform clerical work, assist in lawn maintenance, tutor youth and mentor youth and families, lf interested, call Joanna at 608-9032 or fill out an application at 227 Courtyard Dr., New Braunfels.
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.
Join Family Outreach volunteers
in making a difference by working with children. Family Outreach delivers child abuse prevention programs, lf you can spare a few hours a month, call Family Outreach at 620-1299.
The American Cancer Society, Comal County Unit, is recruiting volunteer drivers for the “Road to Recovery” program, a group of volunteers who drive cancer patients to and from their medical 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 coordinator Bob Peterson at 625-3252.Support Groups
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.
The Comal County Women’s Center offers a group for women who are victims or survivors of family violence. Call 620-7520 for information.