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Monday, Dec. 29, 2014

Stories from Monday, December 9, 2002

Hospital Foundation benefits Community Foundation and YMCA (12/09/02)
Judy Eifert (left) and Nancy Berkheiser (2nd from right) receive checks from Bob Miller and Rich Johansen (far right) on behalf of the Clay County Hospital Foundation. Funds were donated to the Clay County Community Foundation and the YMCA. The defunct Clay County Hospital Foundation recently liquidated its bank account, giving $100,000 to Clay County Community Foundation and almost $46,000 to the YMCA...
Indiana Crime Coalition offers shoppers safety tips (12/09/02)
A shorter, more hectic holiday season requires extra care and safety precautions, said the Indiana Crime Prevention Coalition. Following safe-shopping tips will help make the holidays happier, said ICPC Executive Director Scott Minier. -Stay alert and aware of surroundings. Be especially aware if you feel yourself being pushed or jostled. Thieves sometimes work in pairs where one causes a distraction while the other grabs whatever he or she can...
Youngster earns black belt (12/09/02)
Tyler Osika received a black belt in Tae Kwon Do from Minton's ATA Black Belt Academy in Terre Haute. Tyler, 8, is one of the youngest students to receive a black belt from Minton's. When he was just four-years old, Tyler Osika frequently accompanied his grandpa, Bill Harbin, when he visited a friend who owned a Tae Kwon Do studio. Watching the people sparring sparked an interest in the martial art for Tyler...
Moreau honored for homeless work (12/09/02)
D. William Moreau Jr., of Indianapolis, son of Don Moreau, of Center Point, has been honored by the Points of Light organization. He was honored with the Daily Points of Light award. The program honors individuals and volunteer groups "that have made a commitment to connect Americans through service to help meet critical needs in their communities," according to the Web site, http://www.pointsoflight.org...
Fire! (12/09/02)
Train fire leads to evacuations Saturday night proved to be a tense time for some northern Clay County residents. The second engine of a CSX train caught fire about 9:45 p.m. The engineer of the train stopped the engines about a hundred yards from the crossing on Harmony road, and began notifying nearby residents...
Knights earn fifth place at Westfield Invitational (12/09/02)
The Northview Knights finished fifth in this weekend's Westfield Invitational, scoring 116.5 points. Whiteland was first with a team score of 188 followed by the hosts with 163, Triton Central at 153 and Mt. Vernon (Fortville) with 149.5. The Knights were followed by Park Tudor, Northwest and Lapel...
Eels muzzle Bulldogs in Friday night road win (12/09/02)
Clay City's Elliott Booe played just 22 minutes in Friday's win over Union, but he scored 23 points, seven boards and five steals while he was on the court. Clay City posted a 69-33 road win over host Dugger on Friday night. After a quick fieldgoal 36 seconds into the game by Elliott Booe, the game slowed as the Eels took a 14-7 lead through one quarter...
Knights and Eels split contests (12/09/02)
Northview's Erica Koehler (with ball) scored 13 points in the Knights' win over Bloomfield on Saturday afternoon. The Knights will face Cascade at home on Wednesday. The Northview Knights moved over .500 with a Saturday afternoon win over the Bloomfield Cardinals, 56-43...
Panthers overcome Eels in second half (12/09/02)
The Clay City Eels faced Union (Dugger) on Friday night however, full results were not available by press time. A full report will appear in Monday's Brazil Times. A difficult beginning to the season continued for the Clay City Eels basketball team on Thursday night as they were defeated by Riverton Parke 55-26...
Knights edge past Patriots at the line (12/09/02)
Northview's Zach Keyes is fouled as he goes up for a shot during the first half of Friday night's win over Terre Haute North. Keyes had 20 points. The Northview Knights got clutch free throws from Amos Wegner and Josh Timm in the final minute of a tight game with Terre Haute North to take a 70-66 victory over the Patriots on Friday night...