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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 23, 2001, New Braunfels, Texas November 2001 HliRALDZmTUNG Page 5A 1A Weve hired a lot of addi tional associates through the holiday We have a lot of good merchandise in the store right WalMarts Blitz includes small kitchen a microwave and a computer with color printer and CD ROM writer for less than Its pretty exciting how crazy it Ohlendorf Were expecting thousands of Adam store team leader at Target on Walnut Avenue anticipates a line of shoppers stretching across his parking lot at his 7 opening Were more than We increase our staff by 20 to 30 percent and weve stocked accordingly to take care of all our Wert man Look for bargain basement deals in electronics and everything Christmasrelat Wertman Pretty our guests will want and we have Wertman We have a flyer out with low Youll see sales in every Target in New Braunfels will be open every 8 to 11 Beginning it will be open from 7 to 11 until Christ mas when it will be open from 11 to 6 Country Faire owner Sue Groff said her store would open at 10 We are set and ready to she Country Faire carries a little bit of Groff But this her theme is home and she Were expecting a good turnout We had a good one last and we expect to be plenty Were more than Pretty our guests will want every and we have Youll see sales in every depart Adam Wertman store team leader at Target Everybody is looking to an emphasis on fami ly and good country Groff Look for bargains on hand blown holiday the Winterland Friends col lection by Brad Wilson and Christmas mxisic boxes for gentle Groff We have many types of we have a dealership on the Willow Tree Angels and we have wreaths and Christmas dec Down at the New Braun fels Marketplace on Business Jennifer assis tant manager of the Christ ian Gift said all the stores in the marketplace are geared up and mentally pre The Christian Gift Outlet opens from 8 to 9 Itll be and were looking forward to Walvo ord We sell everything from Bibles to beautiful framed tons of jewelry and We have really decorative afghans weve got the gamut here Its excit Weve had boxes up to our eyeballs 1A Despite the late Rogers remains optimistic the United Way can still maintain its full financial commitment to the 30 area including the Sal vation the SOS Food Bank and local shelters for women and We hope to make our and were halfway Rogers Its been and we had hoped to be further along than we are right Donors have sent money to other They cer tainly need and we dont begrudge that at They have and we under stand But our needs go year after whether there is a national tragedy or if everything is running Mitchell said the Red Cross discontinued soliciting for the special fund for relief services related to the ter rorists attacks after it col lected more than mil The Red Cross relief efforts have been the benefi ciary of a lot of financial giv and for that were very MitcheU It seems at the the need has been met for the 11 survivors and families of Well con tinue to honor the donors but it looks like the needs of people who were victims of that attack have and will taken care Mitchell asks residents to consider giving to the agencys General Disaster Relief Fund that allows the national organization to respond to usual disasters such as fire and The American Red Cross responds to more than disasters mainly house Mitchell The number varies in New ranging from none each week to one a she Red Cross agencies now are accepting donations for the South Texas Floods of November 2001 fund to aid in the relief efforts of this past weeks storm affecting New Braunfels and south central Local Salvation Army offi cials wont know the eco nomic impact of 11 until the end of its annual Red Kettle bellringers cam paign on Starting the four week period is the only time each year the organization solicits public Elizabeth Salva tion Army office The holiday campaign is expected to generate up to 75 percent of the agencys budgeted for the fis cal year that started in Octo Martinez The effort requires 450 and all but five days are said Mar Bellringers collected in allowing the agency to assist Were fortunate in New Braunfels in during the past three our bell ringers have been strictly Martinez In other the Salva tion Army has have to pay people to ring The 11 terrorist attacks prompted residents to submit nearly in unsolicited donations that the local agency forward to Salvation Army state head quarters in Martinez It also led to a boost in the agencys volunteer base that Martinez attributes to a local resurgence in faith and spir Weve had more calls about volunteering than in recent and I think it has to do with more people turning to God as source of she The recent events have pricked our and our com passion has been opened Becoming more aware of God makes you generally more aware of what you view as It all boils down to being there for your fellow Plane goes down in Guadalupe County Gustavo Legarreta retrieves his log book from the overturned singleengine plane he was flying Thursday after he crashed at 1751 FarmtoMarket Road He was en route from Dallas to San Antonio when he lost RPMs at approxi mately Legarreta waits while Department of Public Safety Trooper Shane Staley speaks with Legarretas family in JESSIE FROM STAFF REPORTS A 17yearold licensed Gustavo crashed a singleengine private plane around Thursday in Guadalupe County just north of the Savannah Hill The pilot was not Federal Aviation Authorities were en route to investigate the late Thursday evening because the pilot was not scheduled to according to a Guadalupe County Sheriffs Office spokesper Guadalupe County Sheriffs Office two Guadalupe County Texas Department of Public Safety troopers and a Marion Police Department officer responded to the scene after the pilot landed the plane upside down near the intersection Farmto Market 1044 and W Klein New Braunfels Police Department officers assisted in locating the aircraft after San Antonio International Airport reported losing radio con tact with 1A of volunteers from through out the community involved with There were a lot of hands on this Churches assisting with preparations included First Presbyterian Holy Families Catholic Church and Tree of Life Some of the more than 100 volunteers arrived as early as 4 to start slpwcooking and most of other helpers were on hand45y 7 he Groups delivered free lunches to nursing fire police sta Comal County jail and to local employees who worked Many elderly and home bound residents placed phone calls for togo Meals On Wheels doesnt operate on Thanksgiving and we tried to pick up the Ayala The volunteer base included members of Boy Scout Troop We saw this as a com munitywide and scouting is about being part of the community and help ing in the Gus assistant troop We offered this to our and we came by to do whatever we Ashley Simon left and Araceli Castaneda help fill up the dessert cart Thursday afternoon at Our Lady of Perpetual Organizers were thrilled with the number of volun teers that showed up to but they might have had more food than was needed to serve those who came to JESSIE Troop members helped seat guests and assisted with cleanup Organizers said the parish the luncheon will become an annual Our church had been thinking about doing this foi1 a long Angie an Our Lady of Perpetual Help Were just learning how to do this since it was our first We plan on continuing this seeing your local Hospital or Physician with your current health plan With our Health Plan you can 8306O61OOO 1A Get in the drive around and make a day of If you just want to get out and drive the lights are up every night of the week as Halamicek Many of the communities are half an maybe an hour or so so they lend themselves to eveninglong Halamicek Enjoy the displays from your cars or by parking and Halamicek Most activities are free or very And many area merchants extend their hours during the For details of scheduled events in each a free area map or direc contact the Regional Christmas Lighting Trail Headquarters in Fredericks burg at 866 TEXFEST or by logging on to DO YOU HAVE YEARROUND ALLERGY SYMPTOMS Central Texas Health Research is looking for volunteers to participate in a research study of an investigational Qualified participants will receive compensation for time and Call Today CHRISTMAS SILVER ROUNDS 1 FULL OUNCE PURE SILVER 1 1 50 COIN ONLY 13 00 WITH AW TIGHT lUZCt WHILE SUPPLIES LAST Stauufeb 358 Lancia Suite 6292781 Silver fail COSMETIC American Academy of General Dentistry American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry American Academy of Laser Dentistry John 162 South Seguin Avenue New 781309 Phone 15 Fax Entail [email protected] Deluxe Bleaching Kit 2 For The price of 1 i ;