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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 30, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas 2 O Herald-Zeitung Q Thursday, May 30,1996 Chamber ribbon cuttings PhOlOe COUftSCy OI OHOCC Grater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Btu* Coots sere on hand May 8 for a ribbon cutting al AR Wright Waler of Tinas, Inc. Pictured ara 1986 Chair of the Board Skip Stratemann, and TenhorW Manager Pat Lynch. On hand for a ribbon cutting May 15 were chamber Blue Coats, 1996 Chair of the Board Skip Stratemann, and owners of the business Dawn and Jane Jackson. Obituaries * Nr 4 Services for former Uvalde resident Darnel Hernandez were held IO a.m. Monday, May 27,1996, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Braunfels. Interment followed in the Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery. A rosary was recited 7 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at the Zoeller Funeral Home. Hernandez died May 22, 1996, at the age of 28. He was bom June 23, 1967, in Uvalde. Survivors are his wife. Mary Ann Cordova Hernandez of New Braunfels; one son. Daniel David Hernandez; two itep-children, Vanesa and Gabriel; parents, Tomas and Paulina Hernandez of Uvalde; three brothers, Tomas Hernandez d wife, Belen, of Uvalde, Texas Today PM Says Gang Uaad *644' bi ut laart Z CHI— LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Someone claiming to be a member of an organization known as *544” claimed responsibility for a May 20 explosion that shook a building that housed the PBI in Laredo, and the FBI says it has determined that a Midwest gang uses that number in at least two U.S. cities ‘'We’re doing some research on who and what they are,” FBI spokesman Mike Appleby said Wednesday, “"We don't know if he (the caller) was responsible for the explosion or if he’s part of544, or if544 exists in Laredo." About 90 minutes after the. early-naonang blast, a man claiming to be part of an organization known as 544 celled a Laredo television station. The caller caid his group attacked the building and would target other federal buildings. punkins Ltd Reshaping Of Taxis Instruments DALLAS (AP) — Jerry R. Junking who became chief executive officer of Texas Instruments Inc. 11 years ago and reshaped it in the face of global competition and military cutbacks, died Wednesday of a heart attack during a business trip in Europe. He was 58. Junkins spent his entire carter at the huge electronics and defense firm, rising from parts clerk to CEO in 1985 and chairman in 1988. Sou/Ziernwoocf hardens Native Designs and Consultation • Perennials • Herbs • Native Plants • Aquatic Plants • Antique Rases • Vegetable Starts Bob Fitzsimmons, Proprietor 608-9160 Daily hours: 658 Lands Street • New Braunfels 'Now (Open! Contract with chamber approved 6-1 By ABC LEVY Staff Writer The city council approved a contract Tuesday with die New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce to market and teen* new businesses to the area. In a 6-1 vote, the contract was awarded to the chamber, which has a similar contract that expires June XI The contract authorizes the chamber to market new industry with the hope that it will create more jobs for the New Braunfels area. The money for the contract comes from a portion of the half-cent sales-tax revenue, which is projected to collect more than $500,000 annually. The chamber's offer includes about $80,000 from its own membership-supported budget. The only two proposals the city received for the contract were from the chamber and a Houston-based company, IMS Worldwide, Inc. IMS's proposal would have cost the city $60,000 up front and an additional billing of $210 per hour. Council notes Those who attended Tuesday’s council meeting got a good laugh. Before the council began its meeting, Mayor Jan ICennady was in the middle of reading a proclamation to name May 25 to 31 “Emergency Medical Services Week,” when the EMS crew got an emergency call. In a flash they were gone, and Kennedy read to only Fire Chief Phil Baker while the audience and city officials watched with delight and laughter. “It’s pretty typical. Anytime you have something. special, you can bet we’re going to have a call,” Baker said. The EMS crew, which is trained in emergency medical procedures and firefighting, left the meeting to tend to a reported car fire in die 1200 block of Walnut Avenue. Ironically, it was a simple case of a motorist in need of assistance. “Here we are receiving a recognition for something and in the midst of this, (the crew) had to do their job,” Baker said. “We didn't get the chance to receive the recognition.” Lawmaker says transit gun ban unenforceable By PEGGY FIKAC Associated Press Writer AUSTIN (AP) — The state attorney general says transit authorities can't use the state criminal-trespass law to keep people from carrying handguns on buses. “The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals is the highest authority on the criminal law of Texas, and it has made clear drat criminal trespass may not be committed on a motor vehicle,” said the opinion signed by Rick Gilpin, deputy chief of Attorney General Dan Morales’ opinion committee, and released Wednesday. Morales spokesman Ward Tisdale said the opinion does not change a 1995 attorney general’s ruling that transit authorities may prohibit those who have concealed weapons from boarding their buses. But die opinion does not address what other law transit authorities may use to enforce such a ban. And the concealed-gun law's chief author, Sen. Jerry Patterson, said the attorney general’s opinion means that existing transit authority gun bans are unenforceable. “This is the first of many ill-conceived and unconstitutional restrictions placed on concealed-handgun license holders by governmental entities that will be found to be legally unenforceable,” said Patterson, R-Pasadena. “Concealed-handgun license holders may ride the bus without fear of retribution if their weapon remains concealed,” he said. Martin Hernandez of San Antonio and David Hernandez and wife, Angel, of Wichita; five sisters, Lucy Gallegos and husband, Jerry, Stella Mendoza and husband, Abraham, Polly Flores, Lefty Covamibia and husband, Eddie, and Gloria Hernandez, all of Uvalde; five nieces and three nephews. Hernandez was a 1985 graduate of Uvalde High School and worked at Sherwin Williams in San Antonio. The Hernandez and Cordova families would like to thank everyone for their love and support during these hard times. Thanks also for the many cards and flowers. midriff Brock Mildred Brock of New Braunfels, Texas, died Tuesday, May 28,19%, at Colonial Manor Care Center at the age of 86. Funeral services will be 10:30 arn Saturday, June 1,19%, at Doep-penschmidt Funeral Home. Burial will be at the Comal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday and continue until service time on Saturday. Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Melon Weak Helen Ulcak of New Braunfels died Tuesday, May 28, 1996 at Baptist Medical Center at Sui Antonio at die age of 67. She was bern Sept 23,1928, at Hallettsville, Texas, to John Mucala and Ludmila (Kristek) Mucala. She was the widow of Leo Ulcak who died Nov. 11, 1987. She was a housewife and a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church at New Braunfels. Preceded in death by her husband and her brother, John Mucala, she is survived by three daughters, Sandy Handsel and husband Wesley of New Braunfels, Estelle Motes and husband Doyle of Webster, Texas, and Loretta Roach and husband Bill of Katy, Texas; son Stanley Ulcak of New Braunfels; sisters Irene McClanahan of Pasadena, Texas, Lillie Mozisek of Yoakum, Texas, and Della Neubauer of Yoakum; brothers Fred Mucala and wife Emily of Yoakum, Alfonse Mucala of Hallettsville, Texas, and Victor Mucala and wife Ruth of Yoakum; and seven grandchildren. Funeral services will be IO am Saturday, June I, 19%, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Hallettsville, Texas, with the Rev. Brian Crook officiating. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery at Hallettsville. Visitation will begin at noon Thursday at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Thursday at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at noon Friday at Kubena Funeral Home in Hallettsville. A rosary will be recited 7 p.m. Friday at Kubena Funeral Home at Hallettsville. Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Howard F. Nowotny Howard F. Nowotny, age 79, of New Braunfels, died Wednesday, May 29,19%, at Colonial Manor Care Center. Funeral services will be 3 pm Saturday at the Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Comal Cemetery. Visitation begins after 2 p.m. Thursday and continues until service time Saturday. Memorials may be made to Hospice New Braunfels. 'teller-*ss mom/ HOM* (.It I KOOKS AV All AKI I WALNUT 6 629-6400 IH 35 and Walnut Ave. r ~fT|r,jr'TT*”' 1*7~~71 ^Y-xrx**^ TIP— I HMIN MONI .. I rd-131 # 1:20470 7:20 MS, Mission Imposssiblc [KEPI I OO 4 :00 7:00*25 Tfe    “(Stem*    1 Nm Si CW Kids 18 A under eel FREE from Children's Menu Sun Mig 2 6 ■ My J S Migalg Tuts Ma* 28 "la"! Nigh!" Pamttd Pony Thurs-May30 ,'Sung*»nttr s N ght" Brenda F Sat june I- Monty Tyler SCary & Irtnt s Wedding (on the patio) . 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A Netanyahu government is expected to slow the pace of peacemaking with Palestinians and to retract promises made by Peres, the architect of Mideast peace. The leader of the right-wing Likud Party has said he would block the creation of a Palestinian state, build more Jewish settlements in die West Bank, refuse to negotiate any return of Jerusalem to the Arabs, and halt a planned Israeli troop withdrawal from die West Bank town of Hebron. Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was briefed throughout the night in his seaside headquarters in Gaza City. His officials expressed concern about a Netanyahu victory, but said die Likud leader could not reverse what had already been achieved. “The situation is going to be a bit more complex, but we are not in a panic,” said Hanan Ashrawi, a member of the Palestinian legislative council. The winning numbers Lotto Toxas 6,16, 19,20, 23,28 Est $18 minion jackpot ,-TEXBS-r. 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