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Stories from Thursday, March 6, 2003

Students learn: Mardi gras leads to lent (03/06/03)
Conner Reinoehl, a 5th grader at Annunciation School, celebrated Mardi Gras with her schoolmates on Fat Tuesday, March 4. The Annunciation School Student Council sponsored a Mardi Gras parade on Fat Tuesday, March 4. The season begins on January 6 and continues until Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday...
Clay City places fifth (03/06/03)
The Clay City Winter Percussion placed fifth out of 13 units in Class A Movement competition Saturday at the Mt. Vernon Indiana Percussion Association Contest in Fortville, Ind. It was the group's first competition of the IPA season. Norwell (Ossian) won the competition, followed by second place Bishop Dwenger (Indianapolis), third place Richmond, and fourth place Mt. Vernon (Fortville). Trophies were given for the five placings...
Insurance misunderstanding cleared up (03/06/03)
At the March 3 Brazil Parks Board meeting, President Ruthann Jeffries said she had not yet received the certification of liability insurance from the YMCA which had been requested at the February meeting when their contract was signed. YMCA Director Nancy Burkheiser informed The Brazil Times on Wednesday that she had told the insurance carrier to send the certificate to Jeffries soon after the February meeting and the company had sent it to Jeffires, in care of the Mayor's office...
Powerlifters compete at YMCA (03/06/03)
John Tabasco competes Feb. 23 at the YMCA. The YMCA hoisted its second bench-press and deadlift powerlifting meet Feb. 23. Several local lifters performed well at the competition. Jim White, competing in his first sectional powerlifting competition, took first place in the men's 275-pound open class with a bench press of 380 pounds...
Carter applauds sex offender registry (03/06/03)
TERRE HAUTE -- Indiana Attorney General Steve Carter advises certain criminals accept a law making their whereabouts public knowledge after they are released from institutions. The highest court in the land is sending that same message. Carter made his remarks Wednesday during a news conference at the Vigo County Annex Building...
Clay City and South Putnam (03/06/03)
Clay City and South Putnam each won their opening sectional contests at home Monday night. Both will play in the semifinals at 6 p.m. Friday night.