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Stories from Thursday, March 20, 2003

Patriotic downtown (03/20/03)
Jack Johnson, Cinergy PSI, places the American flag on a pole at U.S. 40 in downtown Brazil this morning. Thirty-two flags were purchased by Moore Funeral Home from Clay County Breakfast Optimists and will be flown in support of our nation's troops. Tattered and torn flags can be taken to the drop box in front of the Moore Funeral Home at 142 N. Washington St. for proper disposal. Individual flags are available at the funeral home for purchase at $6.50 from the Optimists...
Mrs. Tilley named sheriff when husband was drafted (03/20/03)
Conclusion of two-part article Maurice Tilley had been the Clay County Deputy Sheriff for a year-and-a-half when he decided to run for sheriff. After a successful campaign he and his wife, Ruth, and their baby son, John, moved into the residential section of the jail...
Parke County names new commissions director (03/20/03)
ROCKVILLE, Ind. -- Appointment of Kristin Clary of Rockville as executive director of the Parke County Redevelopment and Economic Development Commissions was approved by the two groups which constitute the county's economic development authority. The former field examiner/auditor for the Indiana State Board of Accounts for seven years, Clary has begun her duties. The office is at 121 W. High St. in the Parke County REMC building...
Union Hospital cuts staff to meet budget (03/20/03)
TERRE HAUTE -- Union Hospital has taken steps to reduce costs in order to meet its budget this fiscal year. In a press release, hospital officials state that continuing Medicare and Medicaid shortfalls in reimbursement for care provided is the single biggest reason for declining revenues, resulting in a negative impact on the hospital's budget...
North Clay's sixth grade AAU squad takes Trotter Invitational (03/20/03)
The North Clay Knights sixth grade girls' AAU basketball team traveled to Bloomfield to participate in the Trotter Invitational last weekend and came away with the championship. Though the girls lost their first game on Saturday 35-25 to North Harrison, they rallied for a win over McCormick's Creek 16-14 in their second game. Katie Smith, Allison Stearley and Stormi Raines each had four points while Shelby Colson added three...
Indiana tourney teams in for rough road (03/20/03)
Fans of mens' basketball in Indiana will have to wait until Friday for all but one of the Hoosier state's teams to begin their walk towards Atlanta and the Final Four. Only Notre Dame will play on Thursday with a late, 9:40 p.m. start meaning that Fighting Irish hoops fans nationwide will be a bit bleary eyed on the way to work Friday morning. However, at least they will have the comfort of knowing their squad's fate after facing No. 12 seed Wisconsin-Milwaukee at the RCA Dome...