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Stories from Wednesday, February 12, 2003

Family learns quadruplets are expensive (02/12/03)
Big brother Mat Sharp observes Cyrus "the virus" and big sister Amanda Gordon looking at balloons during the quadruplet's birthday party Saturday. Part 2 of 2 Colleen Crandell had three grown children from a previous marriage and a new grandbaby but she and husband Cy wanted a child together. After extensive fertility treatments failed, they opted for the last resort, in vitro fertilization. At the ages of 40 and 49 respectively, Colleen and Cy had quadruplets Feb. 10, 2002...
Lower the prices and they will come (02/12/03)
Drivers crowded into the new Kroger gas station on National Avenue Tuesday. The reason was gas prices. The new station offered gasoline at $1.49, about 20 cents per gallon less than other stations in Brazil. But, by this morning, Kroger had raised its prices...
Fire Department contract ratified (02/12/03)
Brazil Fire Department signed a new three-year contract with the city last night which includes everything but salary, which will be negotiated yearly. "We've reached a compromise that both sides can agree with. The (fire department's) union has also ratified the agreement. Ninety percent of it is what was on last year's contract," Jake Bennett, fireman, said...
Winter Guard results (02/12/03)
Northview High School The Northview Winter Guard participated in the Winter Guard International Indianapolis Regional on Feb. 8 and 9 in Mooresville, Ind. The two day contest featured six of last year's Scholastic World top 15 national finalists. Northview had two excellent performances and continues to improve the program and individual performances. This week's rehearsal schedule will include some minor adjustments...
Turnovers and T-Birds bench beat Eels (02/12/03)
Clay City senior Jenna Koehler scored four points and added three rebounds in the Eel's loss. SWITZ CITY -- In the first round of sectional play on Tuesday night, the Clay City Eels knew they would have to stop North Central's duo of Rebekah Forsythe and Megan Haag from dominating the game...