New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 21, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas
2 ■ Herald-Zeitung ■ Tuesday, Sept. 21,1993
Her aid-Zei lung photo by KARLA WENZEL
The 1992 Comal County Rodeo Queen's Court received belt buckle bracelets at a presentation at the fairgrounds last Sunday. Kim Bowden, Dutchess, Princess Andrea Johnson and Queen Stacy Wetz ara pictured.
Comal County Sheriffs Deputies are investigating a sexual assault that is reported to have occurred at 12:30 a.m. Saturday in an area northwest of New Braunfels.
Deputies have no suspects.
According to reports, the victim had called 911 and reported that a man was trying to break into her house. Reports show the phone went dead during the call. According to deputies, the man had allegedly reached in the
window and pulled the phone out of the wall. He then allegedly assaulted the woman and fled the scene, said deputies.
The case is being investigated by CCSC) Detective Mark Reynolds.
Jerome "Jody” R. Herry
Jerome "Jody" R. Herry, of New Braunfels, died at Mercy Hospital in Laredo Sept. 16, 1993 at the age of 65.
Herry was bom exactly 65 years earlier, on Sept. 16, 1928, in New Braunfels. His father was Chris 0. Herry and his mother's maiden name was Anna Preiss. Herry was a hauling contractor and a member of the Elks Lodge. Masonic Lodge and Hermann Sons. He served seven years in the National Guard.
A funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 23, at 2 p.m. at Doepenschmidt Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Comal Cemetery Reverend Robert Bergthold of New Braunfels will officiate.
HerTy is survived by a daughter, Kathryn Herry of Belton; sons Jody Herry of Bulverde and James Herry of Belton; sister Ann Salerno of Marietta, Georgia; brother Chris Herry of New Braunfels; and grandchildren Jamie Herry, Kyle Herry and Clinton Levi Herry.
Visitation will begin at 11 a.m Tuesday and continue until service time Thursday. Memorials may be given to the Christian Childrens Fund.
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Bessie Ruth Durbin Lassiter
Bessie Ruth Durbin Lassiter died Sept. 19, 1993 in Dallas, Texas. She was bom Oct. 8, 1915, in Kilbourne, La., and married Daniel Louis (Bill) Lassiter Sept. 3, 1943. He preceded her in death Aug. 1,1989.
Mrs. Lassiter was a member of the Westbury United Methodist Church. She is survived by her daughter, Donna Lassiter Boehle and husband Robert
and grandchildren, Richard Boehle and Becky Boehle of New Braunfels; son Daniel Louis Lassiter, Jr. and wife Nina and grandchildren, Matthew Lassiter and Jamie Lassiter of Dallas; sister Nell Morris and niece Sue Morris of Tyler, brother Bill Durbin and niece Billye Logan of West Monroe, La.
Mrs. Lassiter was a registered nurse, a graduate of Baylor University Medical School and was honored as the Most Representative Nurse of Baylor Medical School in 1945.
I thank you God for letting Ruth Lassiter be my mother. Her love, kindness and caring for all people has been greater than any I have seen on earth. Thank you for letting me be her child. I love you mom, as my mother and as my friend.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. at Earthman Chapel in Bellaire with burial at Forest Park Westheimer in Houston on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1993. Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
James (Jim) Jones died at his residence in New Braunfels Saturday, Sept. 18,1993 at the age of41.
He was a 1970 graduate of John Jay High School in San Antonio; attended Kings Point Academy after graduation and became a Merchant Marine. He also was in the Naval Reserves.
Jim is survived by his wife, Pam Jones; mother Betty Jones; two stepsons, Micheal and Donnie Die; one sister, Anita Tharp and one brother, Micheal Jones.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edwin Jones.
Services were held at Zoeller Fun-deral Home at 4 p.m. Monday, Sept 20. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice New Braunfels,
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City offices to be closed Friday for County Fair Day
All New Braunfels city offices will be closed in observance of Comal County Fair Day, Friday, Sept. 24.
However, the Sanitation Department will be out picking up garbage an hour earlier than usually scheduled, due to the parade.
for more information, call 608-2140 weekdays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Austin violinist at SWTSU tonight
Richard Kilmer, principle second violinist with the Austin Symphony, will perform Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall at Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos. Tickets are $1 Call (512) 245-2651.
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Armando "A.C. Cantu
Armando "A.C. Cantu, retired fire captain, bom April 18,1937, in New Braunfels, died Sunday, Sept. 19,1993 at home following a bout with lung cancer at the age of 56 years. He was a New Braunfels High School graduate, and a San Antonio resident for 36 years. He was a retired captain from the San Antonio Fire Department, serving 33 years.
He was the oldest of IO children. He married Ana M. Gonzalez Dec. 29, 1978. He enjoyed going camping, watching football games, especially the Dallas Cowboys, and trips to Las Vegas. He was dedicated to his job as a firefighter. He was also known for his cooking of menudo for his fellow "Laddies" and for his famous saying of "No Tricks."
He is survived by his wife, Ana Maria Cantu; and mother, Lucinda Cruz Cantu, preceded in death by his father Robet Cantu, Sr.;
Survived by: brothers and sister-in-laws Hecotro and Geneva Cantu, Arturo and Frances Caitu, Robet Cantu Jr. Raul and Mary Ester Cantu, and Ricardo and Dora Cantu; Sisters and brother-in-laws Mary Helen and Lorenzo Camarillo, Tencha and Arturo Torres, Maria E. Aguirre, and Clara and Rudy Amor, sons and daughter-in-law Andrew Edward Cantu, Armando Rene and Dena Cantu, step-son Armando Gonzalez, daughter and son-in-law; Venonica Ann and Derek Canfield, step-daughter and son-in-aw Lauren Ashley Benitez, numerous nieces and nephews.
Rosary will be recited on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. in the chapel of the Cross at Alamo Funeral Chapels.
Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, Sept. 22 at IO a.m. at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, with burial to follow in Mission Burial Park North.
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Lillian E. Penshorn
Funeral arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home for Lillian E. Penshom, who died at Colonial Manor Care Cater Tuesday, Sept 21, 1993 at the age of 89. She was bom Aug. 15,1904. Doopponachmldt Funoral Homo
Lucille Craig Gernentz
Lucille Craig Gernentz, age 87, died Saturday. Sept. 18, 1993. Mrs. Gernentz was a resident of Canyon Lake for the past 19 years and had lived most of her life in San Antonio.
She was a member of the Weavers Guild and the Canyon Lake Home , Owners Association and is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Mary Ann and Bill Wanier of Adkins, Texas; grandson, Trey Wanier of Adkins, Texas; brothere-in-iaw and sisters-in-law, John and Mildred Gernentz, Mervin and Naomi Gernentz and Edgar and Ethel Polk and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and interment will be held Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1993, at 3 p.m. in Mission Park Funeral Chapels South. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice in memory of Lucille Gernentz.
Arrangements are with Mission Park South, 1700 Southeast Military Drive in San Antonio, Texas, (21(>-924-4242).
The National Education Goals 3 and 4, "All students competent in core academic subjects, and U.S. students first in the world in math and science," will be the focus of the Goals 2000 Satellite Town Meeting, Tuesday, Sept. 21.
"TCI Cable will carry the broadcast on Channel 16 in New Braunfels," said Rusty Blockman, chair of fee New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce's Business/Education Partnership Committee.
According to Blockman, the broadcast will identify how states and communities can establish clear expectations about what all students need to know and be able to do. He urged all citizens to tune in to Channel 16 at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
U.S. Education Secretary Richard Riley will host the meeting, which
according to the U.S. Dept, of Education will address "reaching world-class standards." The discussion will include news from some of the ongoing national projects to develop standards in science, history, English, geography, for-' eign languages, civics and the arts; what other nations expect of their students; how challenging standards can improve teaching, textbooks, and curriculum; and examples of high-perfor- 1 mance schools and classrooms where high standards are already being used.
The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce’^ Business/Education Partnership Committee has been studying the Goals 2000 Educate America program for the last two yean and has urged the formation of a Comal County 2000 effort.
Nathan Spring Branch (210)438-4018
New Braunfels (210) 608-6131 Oxhandler San Antonio (210) 508-6131
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1993 PROPERTY TAX RATES IN COMAL FRESH WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT This notice concerns 1993 property tax rates for the Comal Fresh Water Supply District. It presents Information about three tax rates. Last year's tax rate is the actual rate the taxing unit used to determine property taxes last year. This year's effective tax rate would impose the same total taxes as last year if you compare properties taxed in both years. This year's rollback tax rate is the highest tax rate the taxing unit can set before taxpayers can start tax rollback procedures. In each case these rates are found by dividing the total amount of taxes by the tax base (the total value of taxable property) with adjustments as required by state law. The rates are given per $100 of property value.
Last year's tax rate:
Last year's operating taxes
Last year's debt taxes
Last year's total taxes
Last year's tax base
Last year's total tax rate
This year's effective tax rate:
Last year's adjusted taxes
(after subtracting taxes on lost property and taxes to correct appraisal roll errors)
This year's adjusted tax base This year's effective tax rate 1.03
Maximum rate unless unit publishes notices and holds hearings
This year's rollback tax rate:
12,944,310.00 . 16901/5100
.18253/5100 0.00 . 18253/5100
Last year's adjusted operating taxes (after subtracting taxes on lost property)
This year's adjusted tax base This year's effective operating rate 1.08
This year's maximum operating rate This year's debt rate This year's rollback rate
SCHEDULE Al UNENCUMBERED FUND BALANCES following balances will probably be left in the unit's property tax accounts at the end of the fiscal year. These balances are not encumbered by a correapondlng debt obligation.
Type of Property Tax Fund Balance
General Fund $ 0.00
SCHEDULE Bl 1993 DEBT SERVICE
Th* unit plans to pay th# following amounts for long-tsrm debts that are secured by property taxes. Thasa amounts will bs paid from property tax revenues (or additional salsa tex rsvsnuss, if applicable).
Description Si Pgfefe_
Principle or Contract Payment
to bu yid
Interact IS bs Fulfil
Other Amounts to be
Total required tor 1993 debt service
Amount (lf any) paid from funds listed in Schedule A
Excess collections last year
■ Total to ba paid from taxaa in 1993
+ Amount added in anticipation that the unit will collect only 1001 of its taxaa in 1993
■ Total Debt Service Levy
Thla notice contains a summary of actual affactlva and rollback tax rates calculations. You can inspect a copy of the full calculations st the Comal County Tax Office.
Name of paraon preparing this notice Title
Bleaty Chiit Aor.li.r fl.pt.mb.r 7.