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Stories from Friday, December 27, 2002

Giant greets guests (12/27/02)
Frosty the Snowman came to life this Christmas. Jason Short started on his frigid friend when the fresh falling snow began accumulating Tuesday evening. He completed the 12-foot polar patron Christmas morning, topping him off with a black trash can hat...
Burglars rob Center Point store (12/27/02)
CENTER POINT -- Burglars took nearly $1,000 worth of lottery tickets and more than $200 worth of cigarettes from the Center Point Country Junction overnight. At about 1:42 a.m. today, the Clay County Sheriff's Department received a report of a burglar alarm at the store, located at the intersection of state roads 59 and 46...
Nursing home action not a crisis, says attorney (12/27/02)
Clay Health and Rehabilitation Services attorney John Sharpe has responded to administrative action by the Indiana State Department of Health seeking the facility's license be placed on probation. "It's really a bit of old news," Sharpe said, stating state health officials had done the actual survey sometime this past spring but findings from the survey were not completed until October. The Brazil Times received the information from state officials on Dec. 23...
Clay schools develop goals (12/27/02)
Clay Community Schools Corporation administrative staff has developed a list of specific objectives for 2003. Although many of the items in the plan will be completed during the course of the year, many others will have only the initial steps taken which will eventually lead to improvements in the corporation...
Sleepless night helps local become songwriter (12/27/02)
Teresa Worland couldn't get to sleep one night because of sounds of music. The center Point resident checked the radio on her night stand. It was off. She got up and went out to the living room and looked out the front door thinking maybe a neighbor was having a party. The neighborhood was dark and silent...
Bank gives Housing Authority gift (12/27/02)
Brazil Housing Authority has received a gift from Fifth Third Bank of Central Indiana. The housing authority was selected to receive a $10,000 grant that will help pay for improvements to a development it owns. "We were able to purchase the vacant building at 114 W. ...
Woman jailed for suspected child neglect (12/27/02)
Anita S. Patterson, 23, is currently in jail, awaiting arraignment for alleged child neglect. Bond was set at $10,000, 10 percent allowed. Brazil police officers removed an 18-month-old child from the family home Thursday evening after a call alerted police to a possible problem...
Knights edge Arrows in the second half (12/27/02)
Zach Keyes floats home a shot in the first half of Northview's opening win over Sullivan in the Wabash Valley Classic Tournament on Thursday afternoon. Keyes had 30 points in the game. The Knights will face Terre Haute North in the second round at 2:30 p.m...
Knights down Patriots in overtime battle (12/27/02)
TERRE HAUTE -- After Friday afternoon's matchup, Northview and Terre Haute North are two-for-two in providing exciting battles this season. In Round One, Northview sealed their win from the free throw line in the waning seconds on their way to a hard fought 70-66 win on their home court. ...