New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 1, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas
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Edwards Aquifer 637.2 Comal River 162 Canyon Dam inflow 6 cfs Canyon Dam outflow 42 cfs Canyon Dam lake level 903.83 ft. above mean sea level
NBL) Pumping Report
7.842 Well water
(Provided courtesy of Dr Frank Hampel)
First quarter Sept. 5
Full moon August 15
Last quarter....August 22 New moon August 29
Sunny and continued very hot with near record temperatures
Clear Lows in the mid-70s
Friday, Sept. 1
AccuWeather forecast for daytime conditions, high low temperatures
4*-** Amarillo 95/65
Wichita Falls 108/74
El Paso 92 no
Midland 99 /68
Dallas 106 no
Austin 102 no
Houston 107 /76
San Antonio 100/75
Brownsville 96 /74 •
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Extended forecast: Sunny and continued very hot days. Clear skies at night. Lows in the 70s and highs around 100.
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NEW BRAUNFELS PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION — 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 5, council chambers, New Braunfels Municipal Building, 424 S. Casten Ave.
$23 million $29 million
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The Burns Sisters of New York will one of many featured acts at the 2000 Kerrville 9th Wine and Music Festival that continues today through Sunday at Quiet Valley ranch, nine miles south of Kerrville on Texas State Highway 16. For a complete listing of the concerts, wine tastings and other activities, call (800) 435-8429 or check www. kerrville-music.com.
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• Through June 6, 2001 — One lane each way of Farm-to-Market road 725 will be closed for one-quarter mile north and south of Interstate 35 and traffic will be shifted to the south side of the road while workers construct an overpass for FM 725.
• Through Sept. 21—Stahl Lane will be closed to through traffic as Comal County Road Department constructs a drainage structure.
• Until Sept. 30 — Northbound outside lane on Interstate 35 frontage from Executive Drive to Farm-to-Market 725 as crews reconstruct the northbound frontage road.
• Until Sept. 30 — Southbound outside lane on Interstate 35 frontage road from Farm-to-Market Road 25 to Fern Street as crews reconstruct southbound frontage road.
Quality Pre-owned Cars & Trucks
‘A New Braunfels Tradition Since 1944"
^ Community Centers
COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER
noon - congregate meals (Friday)
Low impact exercise classes are 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.
THE SILVER CENTER IN SEGUIN
dance today, featuring Bubba Littrell.
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.
Low impact aerobics - 8:15 to 9:15 a.rn Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays throughout the summer at Elks Lodge. Weight training, stretching and choreographed routines to fun music are included. For more information, call Bonnie at 643-0756.
Low impact aerobics - 9:45 to 10:45 a m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Comal County Senior Citizens Center. All ages welcome. For information, call 629-5627.
► Support Groups
The Hospice New Braunfels: Bereavement Support Group for
Adults meets every Friday morning from 10 to 11 30 Call Jane or Elaine at 625-7500 for more information.
The Baby Angels Support Group
meeting will take place at 6:30 p m. Friday at the New Braunfels Rural
Health Clinic, 189 E. Austin St., Ste.
106. Baby Angels meets the third Friday of every month. For information, call Sara Ann C. Torres at 629-0686 or Irene C. Altamirano 625-4391.
The LifeTransition Center, a division of Hospice New Braunfels, is exploring the need for an AIDS/HIV support group. The focus of the group will be to address their special concerns. The support group will be facilitated by a professional psychotherapist. All inquiries are kept confidential. For information, call Jane Wyatt at 625-0369.
The Comal County Women’s Center is planning to begin a Sexual Trauma Recovery Workshop. This group will begin in the next few weeks if enough interest is shown. The current plan is to have a closed group that lasts twelve weeks, and consists of eight to 10 members. All services at the Women’s Center are free and confidential. lf you or someone you know has had a sexual trauma such as childhood sexual abuse or sexual assault, please have them contact Ginger Gray at the Women’s Center at 620-7520.
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 New Braunfels Crisis Pregnancy Center is open six days a week: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a m. to 4 p.m.; Tuesday and Friday from 10 a m. to 1 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a m. to noon. The center also is open on Thursday evenings from 6-8 p.m. Call 629-7565 for an appointment.
The CPC offers free pregnancy tests,
confidential counseling, material assistance and referrals.
For Kid’s Sake, offered at Family Outreach every month, is a workshop for divorcing or divorced parents. Family Outreach can help the parent focus on the needs of their child. Call (830)629-1299 for information. The next class will be from 6 to 10 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month. The class is sponsored by the county commissioner’s court.
ARCIL of San Marcos provides advocacy, information and referral, peer support for inclusion into the community for persons with disabilities. It also provides independent life skills training to assist people with disabilities to become empowered and integrated into the community. For information, call (512) 396-5790.
The Comal County Women’s Center offers a group for women who are victims or survivors of family violence. Women who are or have been in abusive relationships are welcome to participate. Call 620-7520 for information. All counseling at CCWC is free and confidential.
Connections offers a four-hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness class from 1 -5 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month. This class covers illegal drugs and tobacco, as well as alcohol prevention and intervention. For information call 629-6571.
Connections offers a Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Awareness (TC AD A) Approved Alcohol Education Program for Minors is offered once a month on the first and second Saturdays from 1-4 p.m. It may used to satisfy the judicial requirement for resolving MIP citations. Call 629-6571.
^ Gonzalez benefit
Benefit this Saturday, Sept. 2, at River City Raceway for Marion’s two year old, Evan Gonzalez. Evan is in need of a lung transplant and is currently in St. Louis waiting for a matching donor. A portion of River City’s admission will be given to the Transplant Children’s Fund for Evan. For additional information about Evan, please call Transplant Children’s Fund, (210) 736-1669. River City Freeway, (830) 914-4646. Admission is $10, children under 12 years are free. Located at 1-10 East at the Santa Clara Exit.
► Community First awards
Community First Health Plans is sponsoring “Putting Community First,” an awards event to honor volunteers in Atascosa, Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina and Wilson counties. The event will be 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21, at the Institute of Texan Cultures and is to be catered by Adam’s Mark Premier Catering. The reception begins at 6:30 a.m. with dinner at 7 p.m.
The awards ceremony, where the winners will be announced, begins at 8 p.m.
► ‘Dynamic Duos’ returns
The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department program “Dynamic Duos” is back after a brief summer break. The next session of the program takes place 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sept. 14 at the Landa Recreation Center. The program is open to children ages 3 through 5. Each program session features stories, arts and crafts, games and other activities. The program takes place on the second Thursday of each month from September through May. Cost of the program is $3 per child, and children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration for “Dynamic Duos” will begin on Sept. 1 at the Landa Recreation Center, and will be accepted through Sept.
13. Call Landa Recreation Center at 608-2167.
1281 Gruene Road, 606-1281
Ezra Charles, 8 p.m., $8 cover
The Hubcaps, 1 p.m., no cover Larry Joe Taylor, 9 p.m., $8 cover
Shake Russell and Dana Cooper 2 p.m., no cover Two Tons of Steel, 8 p.m., $8 cover
255 Saengerhalle Road 625-HALL (4255)
D.J. Music Maker, 8 p.m., no cover
Soul Shakers, 9 p.m., no cover
Music in the Round w/Lance Hammack no cover
212 W. Austin St.
Litt’l Fishermen Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., $4
8894 FM 1102
Killer Hawgs, 9 p.m., no cover
Skin Knees, 9 p.m., no cover
Matt Skinner, 9 p.m., no cover
Happy Birthday to Raymond Zamarripa and Ramon and Adrian Gonzales.
To have an anniversary or birthday listed here, call 625-9144.