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Stories from Monday, June 9, 2003

Run for fun (06/09/03)
Linda Messmer photo YMCA CEO Nancy Berkheiser, center, plans the YMCA's Firecracker 5K Run/Walk scheduled for the 4th of July, with Teri Chamberlain, the Y Fitness Coordinator and Brad Dodson, the Y Program Director. The YMCA of Clay County will sponsor the Firecracker 5K Run/Walk starting at 7:30 a.m. on July 4th to begin and end at the YMCA...
Preservation celebrated, Part 3 of 3 (06/09/03)
Lynn Hamilton photo Scott and Ann Tillman's house is the only private residence selected among the area's historic landmarks for Clay County's Preservation Association annual awards. Last in a three-part series Clay County's Preservation Association will be presenting awards to five of the area's historic landmarks today at 7 p.m. at Traditions in downtown Brazil...
Final inning blast sinks NV title hopes (06/09/03)
Carey Fox photos Top: Northview senior David Kingery threw a three-hit shutout as the Knights defeated No. 6 ranked Terre Haute North in the semifinals of the Martinsville Sectional on Saturday. Middle: Northview freshman Andrew Griffin makes a play at third during Saturday's sectional semifinal. Griffin went 2-for-5 in two games with five RBI's a double, a homerun and two walks...
LEONE M. TERHUNE (06/09/03)
Leone M. Terhune, 86, of Brazil, formerly of Indianapolis and Greene County, died at 6:15 a.m. Sunday, June 8, 2003, at Cloverleaf Healthcare of Knightsville. She had been a patient there since being injured after falling in December 2001. She was born in Switz City on Sept. 17, 1916, the daughter of John B. Hancock and Lillian Groomer Hancock. She was a graduate of Switz City High School...
JAMES A. MACPHERSON (06/09/03)
James Alexander MacPherson, 78, of Brazil, died Sunday morning, June 8, 2003, at his residence. He was born March 13, 1925, in Chicago, Ill. He was the son of William John and Helen Joy MacPherson. He graduated from high school in Buffalo, N.Y., and then enlisted in the U.S. Army, where he served until discharged Jan. 7, 1946. During World War II, he served as a pharmacist technician with the U.S. Army 6th Convalescent Hospital in Normandy, northern France and the Rhineland...
BILLY J. ELWELL (06/09/03)
Billy J. Elwell, 81, of Knightsville, died Friday, June 6, 2003, at 8:53 p.m. at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born Dec. 30, 1921, in Clay County, the son of Clifford and Nelle McCullough Elwell. He graduated from Staunton High School, class of 1940. He served in the U.S. Army from 1942-1946, receiving two Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart...
DOROTHY KING BUTLER (06/09/03)
Dorothy King Butler, 83, of Indianapolis, formerly of Brazil, died Saturday, June 7, 2003, at Kindred Hospital in Greenwood. She was born May 14, 1920, in Terre Haute, the daughter of Jackson and Elizabeth Dean Ricketts. She was married to Jim Butler, who preceded her in death...