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Stories from Wednesday, December 11, 2002

Train crash kills one (12/11/02)
A pickup truck owned by City Pest Control of Linton, Ind., was hit by a train in Coalmont on Tuesday. The driver was killed. COALMONT -- An employee of a Linton, Ind., pest control business was killed Tuesday when the pick-up truck he was driving drove in front of a train and was struck...
Examining black marks from truck (12/11/02)
Indiana State Trooper Chris Effner examines black marks made when a train hit a pickup truck at Coalmont on Tuesday.
'Harmony' author greets residents (12/11/02)
Welcome to Harmony. "Christmas in Harmony" author, Philip Gulley, was at the Harmony United Methodist Church for a book signing Tuesday evening. A crowd of nearly 120 listened to Gulley's presentation and waited in line for him to autograph their books. Above, Gulley signs Tina Price's book while other unidentified guests patiently wait to talk with the author...
Alcohol considered factor in crash (12/11/02)
A drunk driver is accused of being responsible for a Clay County accident on Dec. 6. Witnesses to the accident said a vehicle operated by Gary W. Nuckols, 45, of Center Point, Ind., left the American Legion parking lot, going south in the northbound lane on SR 59...
Consumers confused concerning cable TV law, FCC attorney says (12/11/02)
Cable Television has been in the news again recently concerning reports of a legal right allowing cable customers to purchase cable channels a la carte. The Brazil Times contacted Margo Davenport, a Federal Communication Commission attorney with the Media Bureau. Davenport said news reports stating that cable companies have to provide a la carte service is not correct. The exceptions are those companies that offered a la carte channels before 1992...
Eels try to clip the Cards for 2-0 SWIAC record (12/11/02)
Clay City's Elliott Booe and his teammates faced Eminence on Tuesday night. A full report will be available in Thursday's Brazil Times newspaper. The Clay City Eels takes on Southwestern Indiana Conference foe Bloomfield on Friday evening in what should be their most difficult task since they faced county opponent Northview...
Eels get first win of the season (12/11/02)
Clay City's Brittany Rood goes up for a layup in a game earlier this year. Rood had two points and a couple of rebounds in Monday's win over Vincennes Rivet. The Clay City girls' basketball team got their first win of the season on Monday night beating Vincennes Rivet on the road 55-34...
Knights looking for gridiron revenge on hardwood (12/11/02)
Northview's Travis Hughes played a huge part in the Knights' win over Terre Haute North on Friday night. His 16 points in the game gave him a 13.5 per game average through the first two contests. The West Vigo Vikings are one of those teams that no one really wants to face this season. An undersized team that comes into all the games as the underdog with a quite sizable chip on their shoulder...