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                               DAILY CALENDAR                                                                                                     POLICE BLOTTER
  Tuesday, Oct. 10                   Wednesday, Oct. 11                    registering migrant children          ASSAULT                               booking.                            year-old juvenile of the 4700
  Texas A&M International            The Webb County Republican            ages 2 through 5 for head start         On Saturday, a 20-year-old            A 27-year-old Laredo man of       block of Mims, an 18-year-old
University will hold a reception    Women’s Club will meet                 services. The agency also pro-        Laredo man of the 2600 block of       the 1700 block of Monterrey         man of the 200 block of Bel Air
honoring scholarship donors         Wednesday, Oct. 11, at noon at         vides services to children with       Zaragoza was arrested for             Ave. was arrested on Sunday for     and a 19-year-old woman of the
and recipients from 6 - 8 p.m. in   Coyote Creek. The public is wel-       disabilities who meet the pro-        assaulting       his    girlfriend.   driving    while    intoxicated.    100 block of Mayberry were
the Great Room of the Killam        come.                                  gram qualifications. For more         According to police reports, he       According to police reports, the    arrested for alleged possession
Library (room 319). For more         The Maemoc Social Club will           information or an appointment,        was remanded to the Webb              defendant was taken to the          of marijuana. According to police
information, call 326-2175.         hold its regular monthly meeting       call 722-6952.                        County jail, where he awaits          Webb County jail where Justice      reports, they were remanded to
  Catholic War Veterans Post        at 7 p.m. at the Executive Club          Toastmasters    International       magistration by Justice of the        of the Peace H. Liendo set bond     the Webb County jail in lieu of a
1908 will have its regular meet-    with Adelita Perales, Diana            meets       every  Wednesday          Peace H. Liendo.                      at $1,000.                          $500 bond on each defendant
ing at San Luis Rey Church          Garcia, Elda Lopez and Sylvia          evening at the Holiday Inn at           On Sunday, a 23-year-old man                                            set by Justice of the Peace H.
Center at 7 p.m.                    Salinas hostesses.                     7:30 for one hour. Visitors are       was arrested after he assaulted         DISCHARGE OF FIREARM              Liendo.
  Laredo Duplicate Bridge Club       Texas Migrant Council Inc. is         welcome.                              his wife, assaulted a peace offi-       On Sunday, a 21-year-old
meet on Tuesdays at the Laredo                                                                                   cer, resisted arrest and broke the    Laredo man was arrested on
National Bank at 7:15 p.m.                                                                                       patrol’s car right rear window.       charges of discharging a firearm.
Contact Gus Becker at 727-                                                                                       According to police reports, the      Suspect was later remanded to
7028.                                                                                                            subject was booked on all             the Webb County jail in lieu of a
  Alma A. Pierce Elementary                                                                                      charges and was remanded to           $750 bond set by Justice of the
School will have a Drug                                                                                          the Webb County jail, where he        Peace H. Liendo.
                                                                                                                 remained in lieu of no bond for
Awareness poster contest judg-
                                                                                                                 all charges.                           POSSESSION OF A CON-
ing at 2 p.m. in the counselors’
                                                                                                                                                       TROLLED SUBSTANCE
                                                                                                                   DWI                                  On Sunday, a 21-year-old
  Texas Migrant Council Inc. is
                                                                                                                   On Saturday, a 24-year-old          Laredo man of the 700 block of
registering migrant children        By The Associated Press                Chicago professor Robert E.           man was arrested at the 3500          Lyla Ct. was arrested for posses-
ages 2 through 5 for head start                                            Lucas won the Nobel Prize in          block of N. Texas for driving         sion of cocaine. He was later
services. The agency also pro-        Today is Tuesday, Oct. 10, the       economics for demonstrating           while intoxicated following a traf-   remanded to Webb County jail,
vides services to children with     284th day of 2000. There are 82        how people’s fears and expecta-
                                    days left in the year.                 tions can frustrate policy-mak-       fic accident. He was transported      where he awaits magistration.
disabilities who meet the pro-                                                                                   to the police department for           Early Monday morning, a 17-
gram qualifications. For more         Today’s Highlight in History:        ers’ efforts to shape the econo-
information or an appointment,        On Oct. 10, 1973, Vice               my. World chess champion
call 722-6952.
  For those who want to stop
                                    President Spiro T. Agnew,
                                    accused of accepting bribes,
                                    pleaded no contest to one count
                                                                           Garry Kasparov won a month-
                                                                           long championship match
                                                                           against Viswanathan Anand.
                                                                                                                 Land bank opens local office
drinking, the Gratitude Group of    of federal income tax evasion,           One year ago: Portugal’s gov-         Laredo is the newest location       Rodriguez’s lending experience
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at       and resigned his office.               erning Socialist Party was            for a branch office of Southwest      and expertise.
noon and at 8 p.m. at 4100 San        On this date:                        returned to power by a comfort-       Texas Federal Land Bank. The            Southwest Texas Federal
Bernardo St.                          In 1845, the Naval Academy           able margin in a general elec-        office is located at 1303 Calle       Land Bank Association is head-
  For those who have to live with   opened in Annapolis, Md.               tion. Six college students getting
                                      In 1886, the tuxedo dinner           out of their cars or walking along    Del Norte, Suite 200.                 quartered at Devine with
an alcoholic, the Serenity Group                                                                                   Leo Rodriguez, a native of          branch office at Edinburg,
of Alanon meets at 8 p.m. in        jacket made its American debut         a highway on their way to a fra-
                                    at the autumn ball in Tuxedo           ternity party at Texas A&M were       Webb County, is branch man-           Hondo,      Laredo,      Marfa,
Spanish at 4100 San Bernardo                                                                                     ager for the Laredo office.           Pleasanton, San Antonio,
St.                                 Park, N.Y.                             struck and killed by a pickup
                                      In 1911, revolutionaries under       truck whose driver who had fall-        Rick Rothe, chief executive         Sonora and Uvalde.
  “History of Texas A&M             Sun Yat-sen overthrew China’s          en asleep.                            officer of Southwest Texas              For more than 80 years, the
International University: A         Manchu dynasty.                          Today’s Birthdays: Playwright       Federal Land Bank, stated he          cooperative owned Land Bank
Celebration of 30 Years”, Laredo      In 1935, George Gershwin’s           Harold Pinter is 70. Former           is pleased to provide Laredo          has provided real estate financ-
Center for the Arts, Goodman        opera “Porgy and Bess” opened          Illinois Sen. Adlai Stevenson III     area residents with a local           ing for agricultural property,
Gallery, 500 San Agustin, 9         on Broadway.                           is 70. Actor Peter Coyote is 58.      office to conduct their Land          recreational property, agribusi-
a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission.           In 1938, Germany completed           Entertainer Ben Vereen is 54.
                                    its         annexation           of    Singer John Prine is 54. Actor        Bank business and he is espe-         nesses and rural homes
  “After Painting: New Work by                                                                                   cially pleased to employ a            throughout South and West
Deanna Sirlin”, Laredo Center       Czechoslovakia’s Sudetenland.          Charles Dance is 54. Rock
                                      In 1943, Chiang Kai-shek took        singer-musician Cyril Neville         branch        manager       with      Texas.
for the Arts, Exhibit Hall West,
500 San Agustin, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.      the oath of office as president of     (The Neville Brothers) is 52.
Free admission.
                                      In 1970, Quebec Labor
                                                                           Actress Jessica Harper is 51.
                                                                           Singer-musician Midge Ure is
                                                                                                                          MONDAY’S CASH 5 NUMBERS
  “Students Artwork” by Martin
High School, Laredo Center for
                                    Minister Pierre Laporte was kid-
                                    napped       by    the     Quebec
                                                                           47. Singer David Lee Roth is 45.
                                                                           Country singer Tanya Tucker is                     24, 27, 15, 36, 31
the Arts, Community Gallery,        Liberation Front, a militant sepa-     42. Singer Kirsty MacColl is 41.
500 San Agustin, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.      ratist group. (Laporte’s body          Actor Bradley Whitford (“The                    MONDAY’S PICK 3 NUMBERS
Closed on Monday. Free admis-       was found about a week later.)         West Wing”) is 41. Musician
                                      In 1970, Fiji became indepen-        Martin Kemp (Spandau Ballet) is
  Alma A. Pierce Elementary         dent after nearly a century of         39. Rock musician Jim Glennie                                     2, 9, 8
School, 800 Eistetter, will con-    British rule.                          (James) is 37. Actress Rebecca
duct a Drug Awareness Poster          In 1978, President Carter            Pidgeon is 35. Rock musician
                                    signed a bill authorizing the          Mike Malinin (Goo Dolls) is 33.
coloring/contest judging at 9:30    Susan B. Anthony dollar.               Actress Jodi Lyn O’Keefe is 22.
a.m. and at 2 p.m. for Pre-           In 1985, U.S. fighter jets forced    Singer Mya is 21.
Kinder, first, second, and fifth    an Egyptian plane carrying the           Thought for Today: “The truth
grade students.                     hijackers of the Italian cruise        (is) that there is only one termi-
                                    ship Achille Lauro to land in Italy,   nal dignity — love. And the story
                                    where the gunmen were taken            of a love is not important — what
                                    into custody.                          is important is that one is capa-
      DAILY                           Ten years ago: The space
                                    shuttle Discovery landed safely
                                    at Edwards Air Force Base in
                                                                           ble of love. It is perhaps the only
                                                                           glimpse we are permitted of
                                                                           eternity.” — Helen Hayes,
     ACCESS                         California, ending a virtually
                                    flawless four-day mission. The
                                                                           American actress (1900-1993).

                                    Oakland A’s won the American
        CHANNEL 2                   League pennant and reached
7 p.m.   The Way                    their third straight World Series
        The Truth, #152             by defeating the Boston Red
7:30 p.m. New Creation              Sox, 3-1.
8 p.m. The Good News                  Five years ago: University of
8:30 p.m. Church and
         Culture Today
9 p.m. What The
         Bible Says
9:30 p.m. Rosary

        CHANNEL 3
7 p.m. 7th Annual Laredo
       Symposium Pt. 1
8 p.m. 7th Annual Laredo
       Symposium Pt.2
9 p.m. 7th Annual Laredo
       Symposium Pt. 3

         CHANNEL 8
7 p.m. United Today
        United South High
7:30 p.m. Get Smart
         Arndt Vs. Prada
8 p.m. Nye Elementary
         Love Without
8:30 p.m. ABC’s of
         School Recycling
9 p.m. Don’t Bag It!
9:30 p.m. A Trip
         Through Time

        CHANNEL 13
9 a.m. Live From Webb
       County Courthouse
       Webb County
       Webb County
       Court Oct. 10,
6 p.m. Webb County
        Court Oct. 10,

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