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Stories from Monday, December 30, 2002

Making snow sculptures before the sun shines (12/30/02)
Local snow sculptors were out in force over the weekend creating arctic artwork with the remains of the Christmas Eve storm. Andrea Schultz, 8, wanted her dad to help her make a snowman. When they started their project, Charles Schultz thought the head looked more like a dog. So he sculpted a snowdog that looks a lot like Snoopy ...
The Beachkofsky's snow sculpture (12/30/02)
The Beachkofsky clan thought the 12 foot snowman made by their neighbor, Jason Short, was lonely. So they made him a friend. "Dolly" Snowwoman is every bit the lady. Dressed in her terra-cotta pot hat she smilingly gazes across the street at her snow mate. The snow lady's sculptors were Joel Beachkofsky and his wife Angie, Sarah, Andrea and Tom Beachkofsky and Tom's girlfriend, Amanda Tate from Colorado...
No more babies delivered in Brazil hospital (12/30/02)
- Expectant mothers will be referred to Terre Haute hospitals No more babies will be delivered at St. Vincent Clay Hospital as of January. "Numbers have been down significantly. We've only done about 60 deliveries last year and this year and we really should be doing between 120 to 150 deliveries to be a competent obstetrics department," Rich Johansen, chief executive officer, said...
Holiday sales are OK (12/30/02)
Brazil store managers aren't giving high fives over Christmas sales, but they aren't discouraged either. The Brazil Times interviewed managers of local stores to see how Brazil retail merchants fared during the Christmas shopping season. The news was dismal across the nation, leading merchants to fear this would be the weakest holiday shopping season in 30 years...
Knights power their way to title game (12/30/02)
Zach Keyes (#43) shoots over Turkey Run's Josh Overpeck in Saturday's semi-final game. Keyes registered a Wabash Valley Classic tournament high 34 points in the game. TERRE HAUTE -- The Turkey Run Warriors hung tough with the Northview Knights in the first half of Saturday's Wabash Valley Classic semifinal game. But the end result was much the same as last year's championship game. A Northview blowout...
Classic title game not to be missed this evening (12/30/02)
This is the one that everyone was waiting for. Well at least all of the sports geeks who enjoy sitting through 27 high school basketball games while most are sitting in front of a warm fire with their families. The Northview Knights, unbeaten at 9-0 and defending Wabash Valley Classic champions, versus the host Terre Haute South Braves, 7-2 and winners of seven straight...
Josh Timm (12/30/02)
Josh Timm (with ball) soars over Grant Grimes (#50) and Josh Overpeck (#33) of Turkey Run. Timm had 10 points and six rebounds in the win.