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Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

Stories from Monday, December 2, 2002

Parks Board member Bass remembered (12/02/02)
The family of Ken Bass at Babe Wheeler Park for tree dedication Friday. (Row 1. left) Meghan, Morgan, Shelby, Darcy and Damon Bass. (Row 2) Eric, Kris, Jennifer, Sue, Sally and Kent Bass. The Meridian-Forest Historic District dedicated a red oak tree to the memory of Kenny Bass at Babe Wheeler Park on Friday. Bass, who passed away July 23, was Vice President of the Brazil City Parks Board and a member of the Meridian-Forest Historic District...
Here they come! (12/02/02)
The parade made its way from the courthouse westward on National Avenue.
American Legion Post 2 Color Guard led the parade. (12/02/02)
Let The Festivities Begin! (12/02/02)
The Arney family and friends enjoy cups of hot chocolate as they wait in the 47-degree temperature for the Christmas in the Park Parade to begin Friday night on National Avenue. Pictured are Chelsea Arney; Lara Pecis, an Italian exchange student; Penny and Kevin Arney and Nick Jaduani...
YMCA hosts lifting competition (12/02/02)
Aaron Parkins, Brazil, won the Teenage Men's Benchpress Nov. 23 at the Brazil YMCA. The YMCA of Clay County hosted its first nationally-sanctioned powerlifting competitions on Nov. 23. Son Light Powerlifting Federal conducted the meet under the direction of Chairman Daryl Latch, Tuscola, Ill. Peggy Berry, a local attorney and national champion powerlifter, organized the meet on behalf of the YMCA...
Democrats plan December caucus (12/02/02)
Due to the recent election of Joseph Dierdorf as Clay County Auditor and the resignation of Carolyn Girton as the Clay County Democratic Party Treasurer, a party caucus has been announced by Chairperson Tom Arthur. Precinct committee chairpersons will meet to elect people to fill those positions at 3 p.m. Dec. 14 in the Brazil City Hall Council Chambers...
Celebrating National Family Week (12/02/02)
Family Fun Night at Forest Park Elementary earlier this month connected preschoolers with their parents and teachers in several activities to strengthen fine and gross motor skills as well as communication and interpersonal skills. From left: Cody Siddons, Lucy France, Amber France and Kim Edwards, CAPE preschool teacher...
Cecilia Latta (12/02/02)
Northview forward/midfielder Cecilia Latta earned All-WIC conference honors as she led the Knights to a school record eight victories this season. Latta scored a team high nine goals and is currently fourth on the career list for goals scored. Latta has one more season remaining...
Twelve Knights earn All-WIC honors (12/02/02)
One of the biggest thrills I ever experienced in my rather less than noteworthy athletic career was earning an All-Conference nod in college my sophomore year while playing rugby. The recognition to me meant that I had achieved the respect of my peers along with the conference coaches. So I understand how special it is to be noted along with the best your area has to offer...
Grappling for success (12/02/02)
Sophomore Tony Sambria (bottom) will help anchor the Knights upper weight classes this season.
Knights' wrestling full of youthful experience (12/02/02)
Derek Mroczek (top) and Brent Withers (bottom) will be part of the returning experience for Northview in the middle weight classes. Workouts have been going on for weeks if not months for many of this year's crop of Northview wrestlers who open the season today at the Bloomington North Quad. This year's team looks to have a bright future despite some key losses...