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Stories from Friday, January 17, 2003

Icy weather causes problems (01/17/03)
One of many vehicles that slid off the highways and roads in Clay County Thursday afternoon. Snowy conditions and driving faster than conditions allow are possible causes of some of the slide-offs. Other conditions that contributed to vehicles in the ditches included ice on the roadways under the snow...
Neighbors rally around fire victims (01/17/03)
Students from Staunton Elementary School donate food to the Richard Munoz family. The Munoz home burned Tuesday night. Pictured are (from left) Tyler Dickison, Chance Crossett, Jeffrey Hyde, Brandi Sanders, Kelsey Batchelor and Raistlin Cox. According to the principal, Jane Anderson, the students have been bringing in food, clothing, toys and money for the family...
I-70 crash sends one to Methodist hospital, three killed on I-74 (01/17/03)
Evan A. Covington, 19, of Frankton, Ind., was injured on I-70 at SR 59 Thursday. The Clay County Sheriff's Department reports Covington's vehicle was eastbound on I-70 when it slid out of control due to ice on the overpass. A witness told deputies the vehicle left the roadway, slid down the embankment, striking a light pole head on...
Nuns support former Illinois governor's decision to commute death sentences (01/17/03)
TERRE HAUTE -- A group long-opposed to the death penalty has issued a statement supporting former Illinois Gov. George Ryan's decision to commute death sentences before Ryan left office. The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods issued a statement to that effect Tuesday...
Knights subdue Vikings in WIC home tilt (01/17/03)
Northview's Sara Frazier (right) shown against Cascade, had six points and three steals for the Knights in a 55-36 win over West Vigo Thursday night. Frazier's defense contributed to a 22 percent shooting half for West Vigo It's a good thing that Northview High School had a two-hour delay because of slick roads this morning. Their girls' basketball team will enjoy the extra bit of sleep they will get after a 55-36 win over West Vigo on Thursday night...
Eels try to continue streaks (01/17/03)
Roger Harden and the Eels look for their seventh consecutive win this evening when they face Eastern (Greene) at home.
Knights try to continue streaks (01/17/03)
Amos Wegner and the Knights try to keep their unbeaten season alive with a home game against rival Terre Haute South tonight.