The Baytown Sun (Baytown, Tex.), Vol. 81, No. 276, Ed. 1 Sunday, August 31, 2003 Page: 2 of 26
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Temperatures indicate Saturday's
high and overnight low to 7 p.m.
80 62 .44
89 70 .34
87 70 .35
85 66 .50 cdy
97 77 rn
80 51 .19 rn
79 59 .07 cdy
82 69 .56 cdy
89 73 .55
90 79 .04 cdy
97 69 1.06
State and national temperatures
Showers and thunderstorms.
Locally heavy rainfall possible.
Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 10 mph. Chance of
rain near 100 percent.
Sunrise — 6:57 a.m.
Sunset — 7:42 p.m.
Low tide — 6:21 a.m.
High tide — 12:58 p.m.
Sunrise — 6:56 a.m.
Sunset — 7:43 p.m.
Low tide — 5:37 a.m.
High tide — 12:55 p.m.
— Tides for Point Barrow, Trinity Bay
Mostly cloudy with scattered
showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 80s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Chance of showers and thunder-
storms 50 percent.
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"Real stories, in distinction from those we invent, have no
author. Although history owes its existence to men, it is not
made’ by them.'
— Hannah Arendt, German-born author, philosopher and his-
Thought for Today
killed when an Aeromexico jetliner
Today is Sunday, Aug.31, the 243rd day of 2003. There are 122
days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
Two hundred years ago, explorer Meriwether Lewis departed
Pittsburgh, sailing down the Ohio River; he joined up with
William Clark near Louisville, Ky., the following October. The
next year, Lewis and Clark began their famous cross-country
exploration of the present-day American West.
On this date:
In 1886, an earthquake rocked Charleston, S.C., killing up to
In 1887, Thomas A. Edison received a patent for his
Kinetoscope, a device that produced moving pictures.
In 1935, President Franklin Roosevelt signed an act prohibiting
the export of U.S. arms to belligerents. . ,
In 1969, boxer Rocky Marciano died in a light airplane crash in
Iowa, a day before his 46th birthday.
In 1980, Poland’s Solidarity labor movement was born with an
agreement signed in Gdansk that ended a 17-day-old strike.
In 1985, Richard Ramirez, later convicted of California’s
"Night Stalker" killings, was captured by residents of an East Los
In 1986, 82 people were killed when an Aeromexico jetliner
and a small private plane collided over Cerritos, Calif.
In 1988, 14 people were killed when a Delta Boeing 727
crashed during takeoff from Dallas-Fort Worth Airport.
Ten years ago: Mideast peace talks resumed in Washington
amid hopes that a historic agreement to establish Palestinian
autonomous areas would be concluded within days. Hurricane
Emily hit North Carolina’s Outer Banks, killing three people.
Russia withdrew its last soldier from Lithuania, the first Baltic
nation to eject all former Soviet troops.
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Today in History
The 22 proposed constitutional amendments on the Sept. 13 ballot
United States armed forces.
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Polls in Chambers County are
Watch for changing
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Proposition 15— Providing
that certain benefits under cer
tain local public retirement sys-
tems may not be reduced or
portation-related projects, and
the issuance of bonds and other
Proposition 22— Authorizing
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Where, when to vote during early voting period
Baytown voters can vote at
Remington Park at 901 West
Tuesday, Sept 2 through
Saturday, Sept 6
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 7
1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Sept. 8 and Sept. 9
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
of the elderly and their spouses. t r
Proposition 14— Providing for projects, including projects that r___________________o
authorization of the issuing of enhance the military value of the appointment of a temporary
Proposition 4— Relating to the notes or the borrowing of money military installations. replacement officer to fill a
■nviuinn nf narks and rorro. ™ u., -v data Proposition 21—Permit a cur- vacancy created when a public
transportation agency for trans- . rent or retired faculty member of officer enters active duty in the
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homesteads of the disabled and by the defense-related communi- on the governing body of a water
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to qualify in an election for that
Proposition 9— Relating to the
use " ’
of the permanent school fund.
Proposition 10— Authorizing
municipalities to donate surplus
firefighting equipment or sup- the Legislature to permit a person
plies for the benefit of rural vol- to assume an office of a political
unteer fire departments. subdivision without an election if
Proposition 11— Allow the the person is the only candidate
Legislature to enact laws autho- to qualify in an election for that
rizing and governing the opera- office.
tion of wineries in this state. Proposition 19— Repeal the
Proposition 12— Concerning authority of the Legislature to
civil lawsqits against doctors and provide for the creation of rural
health care providers, and other fire prevention districts.
actions, authorizing the legisla- Proposition 20— Authorizing
lure to determine limitations on the issuance of general obligation
non-economic damages. bonds or notes not to exceed
Proposition 13— Permit coun- $250 million payable from the
ties, cities and towns, and junior general revenues of the state to
college districts to establish an ad provide loans to defense-related
valorem tax freeze on residence communities, that will be repaid
The 22 proposed constitutional
amendments on the ballot for the
Sept. 13 statewide election are:
Proposition 1— Authorizing
the Veterans’ Land Board to use
assets in certain veterans' land
and veterans’ housing assistance
funds to provide veterans homes
for the aged or infirm and to
make principal, interest and bond
enhancement payments on rev-
Proposition 2— Establishes a
two-year period for the redemp-
tion of a mineral interest sold for
unpaid ad valorem taxes at a tax
sale. “ '
Proposition 3— Authorizing
the Legislature to exempt from
ad valorem taxation property
owned by a religious organiza-
tion that is leased for use as a
school or that is owned with the
intent of expanding or construct-
ing a religious facility.
provision of parks and recre-_ on a short-term basis' by a state
ational facilities by certain con-
servation and reclamation dis-
Proposition 5— Authorizing public securities secured by the
the Legislature to exempt from state highway fund,
ad valorem taxation travel trailers
not held or used for the produc-
tion of income. tain local public retirement sys-
Proposition 6— Permit refi- terns may not be reduced or
nancing of a home equity loan impaired.
with a reverse mortgage. Proposition 16—Authorizing
Proposition 7— Permit a six- a home equity line of credit, pro-
person jury in a district court viding for administrative inter
misdemeanor trial. pretation of home equity lending
Proposition 8— Authorizing law, and otherwise relating to the
the Legislature to permit a person making, refinancing, repayment
to take office without an election and enforcement of home equity
if the person is the only candidate loans.
Proposition 17— Prohibit an
increase in the total amount of
school district ad valorem taxes
of income and appreciation that may be imposed on the resi-
dence homestead of a disabled
Proposition 18— Authorizing
— Psalm 100:3
Know ye that the LORD he is God: it is he that hath made us,
and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his
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