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Stories from Wednesday, May 28, 2003

Sting nabs two local men (05/28/03)
"Homosexuals who are openly gay go to gay bars to act on that lifestyle, those who aren't able to declare their preference -- those with community standing -- are more inclined to frequent the rest stops." --- Major Michael Hovious, Hendricks County Sheriff's Department...
Building dreams (05/28/03)
Anna Morlan, left, and Habitat for Humanity board member, Judy Berry, stand in front of Morlan's Habitat for Humanity built home. She and her family, who are very happy with their lodgings, moved in December of 2000. Habitat for Humanity builds dreams. They provide homes for families who otherwise, could not afford one. Many people also dream of traveling, seeing the world, taking a trip to some special place. Habitat for Humanity of Clay county wants to provide both...
Mayor appoints new administrator (05/28/03)
There was not much to talk about in Tuesday night's Brazil City Council meeting, which lasted under an hour. Mayor Kenny Crabb announced Michele Driscoll as the new administrator over the planning and zoning group. She will assume these duties June 16. Her office will be located in City Hall...
Search for teen ends in tragedy (05/28/03)
Clay County Sheriff Rob Carter addresses the media about the death of 18-year-old Gregory Scott Dickison Tuesday. Monday morning, a worried father notified police his 18-year-old son was missing. Tuesday afternoon, the worst was confirmed: Gregory Scott Dickison was killed in a one-vehicle accident...
Knights season concludes with loss (05/28/03)
Northview senior Erin Brackney fires a throw to second before the Knights game versus Bloomington South in the opening round of sectionals on Tuesday night. The Panthers would end Northview's season with a 10-2 victory. Lady luck was decidedly against the Northview softball team on Tuesday night as they were ousted by defending champion Bloomington South, 10-2, in the opening round...
Northview's Royer moves on in the pole vault (05/28/03)
Tuesday was a day of near misses for area track and field athletes looking to advance from the Evansville Central Regional on to state competition. Northview's Nikki Royer will be the lone athlete to move on to state competition, clearing 7-6 in the pole vault to place third...
Northview gets pair of wins over Tiger Cubs (05/28/03)
The Northview Knights whacked Putnam County neighbor Greencastle 14-1 in five innings on Tuesday night. C.J. Peters got the start on the mound and went the distance for the Knights, striking out five batters while allowing just one run and four hits...
Late Eagle rally downs Clay City (05/28/03)
GREENCASTLE-- A series of errors late in the game cost the Clay City Eels a win in one of their last regular season games Tuesday against South Putnam. The Eagles' five runs in the bottom of the sixth allowed them to take a lead of 8-4 that Clay City could not come back from in their last at bats. Josh Stoelting pitched the entire game giving up 12 hits and eight runs over six innings...
RUSSELL ANDREW CURRY (05/28/03)
Russell Andrew Curry, 71, of Center Point, died Monday, May 26, 2003, at his residence. He was born April 20, 1922, in Shelby County where he was a resident most of his life. He was the son of Carl Curry and Rosella Martin Curry, who preceded him in death...
CHARLES HAILAND MCDANIEL (05/28/03)
Charles Hailand McDaniel, 90, of Okmulgee, Okla., died Friday, May 23, 2003, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Okla. He was born in Okmulgee on Aug. 12, 1912. He was the son of Charles Henry and Ella Pitts McDaniel. In 1948, he married Geraldine Schepper, who is originally from Brazil and worked as a hairdresser...
BILLY JOE MCINDOO (05/28/03)
Billy Joe McIndoo of Terre Haute, formerly of Brazil, died Monday, May 26, 2003, at 5:39 a.m. in Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He was born Nov. 1, 1929, in Brazil. He was the son of Henry and Dora Riddle McIndoo. He served in the U.S. Air Force from Dec. 1947 until Jan. 1954. He received the United Nations Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal for his military service...