New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 14, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas
10 □ Herald-Zeitung g Thursday, November 14,1996
Teen-agers of the Month
Leslie Ann Scott
Each month the the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks , New Braunfels Lodge No. 2279, recognizes two seniors from each area high school as Teen-agers of the Month.
The nominees are judged on the basis of multiple achievements, including character, leadership, service, citizenship and scholastic merit.
October honorees are:
■ Jennifer B. Allison of Canyon High School, daughter of Julia Allison.
■ Adrian Gonzales of New Braunfels High School, son of Jesse and Amalia Gonzales.
■ Gregory Frank Nollkamper of Canyon High School, son of Gary and Kay Nollkamper.
Usa Marfa Stark
■ Leslie Anne Scott of New Braunfels High School, daughter of Walter and Cindy Scott.
■ Chad Gowen Spear of Smithson Valley High School, son of Sue and Tom Williford.
■ Lisa Marie Stark of Smithson Valley High School, daughter of Patrice B. and John W. Stark Jr.Students of the Month
Natasha Asarta Morgan Bosch
Each month the Benevolent Protective Order of Elks, New Braunfels Lodge No. 2279, recognizes two eighth-graders from each area middle school as Elks Students of the Month.
The nominees are judged on the basis of multiple achievements — character, leadership, service, citizenship and scholastic merit.
The October honorees are:
■ Carne Elise Allen of New Braunfels Middle School, daughter of Charles T. and Ann M. Allen.
■ Natasha Alia Asana of Canyon Middle School, daughter of Azecm and Shamira Asana.
■ Morgan Sterling Bosch of Smithson Valley Middle School, daughter of Allen and Nancy Bosch.
The Sons of Hermann, Spring Branch Lodge No. 127, will elect officers at its meeting at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Guadalupe Telephone Co-op’s meeting facilities. The lodge will furnish “surprise” refreshments.
The Alzheimer's Support Group
meets on the third Tuesday of each month. The next meeting is at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Senior Citizens Center of Comal County, 655 Landa St. For more information, call Jan Harrison at 629-8181.
The Retired Eagles Activities Club will meet from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Eagles Hall. Members are to bring sandwiches, but those celebrating a birthday or anniversary ar clo bring a cake or cookies for the afternoon.
The Comal County Women's Center currently offers a Domestic Violence Support Group called “New Beginnings,” to help survivors of abuse share their experiences, put their lives back together, gain self-understanding, break the cycle of abuse in their own families and learn how to access the resources they need to make it on their own. This group meets from 7.to 8 p.m. every Wednesday. A children's group meets at the same time, lf you are interested and would like more information about this group or any others, as well as individual counseling, call 620-7520.
The New Braunfels Herman Sons Lodge No. 21 has rescheduled its Christmas party for Dec. 8, so members should RSVP to Virginia Vetter at 625-4951.
Members of the New Braunfels High School Class of 1959 meet at 8 a m. the first Saturday of each month at the New Braunfels Smokehouse. Why don’t you join us for breakfast and a time of sharing.
For more information, call 609-1325.
The Republic of Texas provides information on the organization at a meeting at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooperative auditorium
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■ Jeff William McCrary of New Braunfels Middle School, son of Tern and Dwayne McCrary.
■ Carlos Alberto Montalvo of Smithson Valley Middle School, son of Carlos and Carmen Montalvo
■ Wes Daniel Zunker of Canyon Middle School, son of Danny and Carolyn Zunker.
on FM 3159, just off of Route 46. Everyone is welcome.
The New Braunfels Masonic Lodge No. 1109 meets at 7:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at 1157 W. San Antonio St.
The Comal County Women's Center will be offering a new support group called “Letting Go” from 6 to 7 p.m. on Mondays. This program is designed for women whose lives are being affected by violence or abuse of a physical, emotional or sexual nature, whether ongoing or in the past. The goal is to come together to share experiences, gain self-understanding, learn to cope with daily living and to learn problem-solving and stress management skills.
A children’s group meets at the same time. We ask that you call prior to your first meeting if you will be bringing your children.
lf you are interested and would like more information about this group, individual counseling or other services we offer, please call 620-7520.
The Canyon Lake-Fischer Club for Family and Community Education is meeting at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Fischer Store School Community Center. Coffee and fellowship will begin at 9 a.m. and the meeting will begin at 9:30 a m. Roger Havlak, the county extension agent-agriculture.will speak on xenscaping.
For more information, call Rose Gandall at 935-2901 or the extension office at 620-3440.
The New Braunfels Area Car Club meets at 7:30 p.m. the last Tuesday of each month at the Norwest Bank Building, 1000 Walnut Ave.
Meetings are open to anyone with an interest in cars that are 20 years of age or older.
Classmates and spouses of the New Braunfels High School Class of '42 meet at 6:30 p m. the second Friday of each month at Krause’s. The class’ 55th reunion is set for April 11, 12 and 13.StammtischCanyon fund-raisar
Canyon High School’s senior class is selling “all star cards” to raise money for Project Graduation, a drug-and-alcohol free party for graudation night. The card offers discounts from 16 New Braunfels merchants and can save up to $316. Call 606-0729 and a senior will deliver a card to you.Aggii Mom cookies
Orders arc now being taken for the annual Aggie Mom traditional German Christmas cookies. The selections are pfaffenbrod, mandel kranze, wiener zollen, molasses platzchen and zimmsteme. The cost is $3 per dozen. Orders can be placed by calling Ann Kuehler at 625-6100, Karon Haas at 629-6304 or Wallie Haas at 625-2832. Orders arc to be picked up Dec. 8* at Canyon High School. Proceeds provide scholarships for Comal County students entering Texas A&M University.Library's Wands on hiatus
Friends of the Library will not be meeting to sort books until further notice. The organization has scheduled a regular meeting for IO a m. Dec. 7 at the Dittlinger Memorial Library.Wasts not
The students of Carl Schurz Elementary School need donations of cow manure, old hay, leaves and other compostable materials for the large garden they arc planting. For more information, call David Heefner at 625-7361.Flu vaccino
The 1996 flu vaccine is available for all adults ages 18 and older at the Comal County Health Department. The vaccine also may be obtained during regular immunization clinics from 8 to 11 a.m. and I to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The fee for a vaccine is $10. For more information, call the Health Department at 620-5595.Bsrosvom nt support
A bereavement support group will meet at 3 p m today at the Senior Citizens Center of Comal County for people who have lost a loved one. The group aims to help people learn to cope with their grief and go on living. For more information, call Jan Harrison in the Medical Team Office at 629-8181.AAM taps
The Comal County A&M Club will show the Texas A&M vs. Baylor football game at 7 p.m. today at Ci Ci’s Pizza. The public is invited.Q.I. Forum
The American G.I. Forum is having its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. today at American Legion Post No.
179 on Coll Street. New members arc welcomed.Watsr forum
“People, people everywhere — will there be a drop to drink?” a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters-Comal Area, is set for 7 p.m. today in the second floor board room of the New Braunfels Independent School District Education Center at 430 W. Mill St. Bill West of the Guadalupe-Bianco River Authority, John Ashworth and Stephen Densmore of the Texas Water Development Board and Doug Miller of the Edwards Aquifer Authority will speak on ground water issues.NARFE malting
The National Association of Retired Federal Employees will meet at 9:30 a.m. Friday at the Senior Citizens Center of Comal County. Leslie Thorn will speak about the expansion of the center. Refreshments will be served at the meeting. All retired federal employees arc invited to attend.Noon Tunoo
Pearly Sowell of Oma and the Oompahs will entertain from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday on the Downtown Plaza as part of Noon Tunes.Sonior crafts
The Senior Citizens Center of Comal County is having its sixth annual Santa’s Crafr Show from 9 a m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the center. All types of homemade items will be available.Dought ors of Toxos
The Daughters of the Republic of Texas will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Forke Store on Conservation Plaza. State Rep. Edmund Kuempel will speak at the meeting. Refreshments will be served prior to the meeting.
All members and prospective members are encouraged to attend. Members should not forget their cookies.Quilt Guild
The New Braunfels Area Quilt Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the First Christian Church on Loop 337. The election of officers will be held.
A free screening will be available to any child 5 and younger who resides in the Marion Independent School District attendance zone from IO a.m. to I p.m. Saturday at Krueger Elementary School at 301 Huebinger in Marion.
If you think your child may have a developmental delay or a special need, please come. No appointment isnecessaiy.
This is a joint project between the school district and the Camino Real Early Childhood Intervention Program.
For more information, call 914-2803 and dial “3” for elementary.
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The Blanco “Holiday” Market is set for IO a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday on the square in downtown Blanco. Antiques, art, collectibles, holiday crafts, food and drink will be available.
For more information, call (210) 833-2201.Yo, llama
The South Central Llama Association is sponsoring a llama youth show and sale from IO a.m. to dark Saturday and Sunday at the Comal County Fairgrounds.
The show will include demonstrations on packing, spinning, weaving, felting and cart pulling with llamas. Llamas also will be on sale.
For more information, call John Keltgen at (210) 964-3182.
Admission is free.Class of '43
The New Braunfels High School Class of ’43 is meeting for a noon luncheon Saturday at the Gruene Mansion Inn Restaurant.
For more information, call Rudy at 625-5352.Sons of Tsxas
The Prince Carl Solms Chapter of the Sons of the Republic of Texas will meet at noon Saturday at the Holday Inn. Tom Green, the president, will speak on his observations after visiting the excavation of LaSalle's ship.Glowfsst trainina
A training session for Glowfest balloon sponsors and their crews is set for 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Academy Street Gym at the intersection of Mill Street and Academy Street..Country A wattam dane*
The American Legion Hall in Seguin is having a country and western dance 8 p.m. Saturday. Swingin’ Country is providing the music. Tickets arc $5 each. To make reservations, call 379-1079.Chill cook-off
Guadalupe’s best chili cook-off is set for Saturday at the Dam Red Barn. The cook-off benefits the Canyon Lake Lions Club. For more information, call (210) 964-3393.Symphony corpool
Hustle Bustle Taxi will run a van to and from the Mid-Texas Symphony concert with pianist Barry Douglas on Sunday at Texas Lutheran University in Seguin. The cost is $5 per person.Rotirod teachers
Kathryn Hornsby of Norwest Bank will speak on annuities at a meeting of the Canyon Lake Retired Teachers at 9:30 a m. Monday at the Rio Raft Conference Center on River Road in Sattler. The group also plans to hold a business meeting that day. All retired school personnel arc invited to attend. Freddie Hayslip and Betty Ford will be the hosts for the morning coffee. For more information, call 899-47%.Astite planning
The Senior Citizens Center of Comal County is offering a program on “Estate Planning Strategies for Tomorrow” from IO to 11:30 a m. Monday at the center at 655 Landa St. Speakers will include Al Leach, senior vice president of the Personal Trust Group of Texas Commerce Bank, and Dennis M. Heitkamp, vice president of the bank’s Retirement and Investment Management Services Group. Michael O. Martin, an attorney from Houston, also will be available.Republican Wonwn
The New Braunfels Republican Women will meet at noon Monday at Aquarter* at 204* W. iicrSV State Hen. Jeff Wentwortfi win be the speaker.
We’re Looking For A Few Good Local Heroes.
Help us find them by Jan IO. 1997.
We all know someone who has done something to make their community a better place to live.
The New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung would like to recognize those deserving people in its annual Horizons edition, March 16-23, 1997.
Nominations are being accepted through January IO, 1997 for the Comal County Unsung Heroes.
Unsung Heroes are people who have made a significant volunteer contribution to their communities but who do not receive recognition for their work.
To nominate someone for this special honor, send a letter describing the nominee and why he or she should be chosen. Be sure to include information on how to contact the nominee as well as the nominator, or use the form below. Send letters or fax to: Managing Editor Doug Loveday, The New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung, 707 Landa St., New Braunfels, Texas 78130. (210) 625-9144.
Unsung Heroes and their nominators will be recognized at a special reception on March
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