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Stories from Wednesday, June 11, 2003

Bikers will raise money for MS (06/11/03)
Linda Messmer photo "This is your fifth year, Mom." Scott VanArsdale, 14, and his mother Pauline Armijo, from Brazil, are discussing how long they've attended and what they liked best at the Deidra's Biker Bash in Mansfield. This will be Scott's 4th year to attend. He likes the swimming. Armijo, preparing for her 5th year, thinks "the most important aspect is getting people to come out and raise money for MS."...
BHS class of '63 plans reunion (06/11/03)
Brazil High School Class of 1963 will have its 40th anniversary June 28. Alan Barcus, the class teacher, coach, and sponsor, was an All-American runner in college at Indiana State and he's had a great career in music since leaving teaching in 1970...
Brazil Times Managing Editor observes Mars rover launch (06/11/03)
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- A rocket holding the first of two Mars rovers blasted off Tuesday on a seven-month voyage to the red planet where the golf-car-sized vehicles will search for evidence that there was once enough water to support life on Mars...
Five Arrested on Drug Charges (06/11/03)
Brazil City Police arrested five people Friday evening after serving a search warrant at 738 N. Columbia St. Resident, Walter Smith, 51, was arrested on preliminary charges of dealing drugs over three grams. Police Chief Terry Harrison said they found several grams of methamphetamine, some marijuana and a large amount of cash in the house. Harrison said the Class A Felony could carry a 30 plus year sentenced...
What are Brazil's 'hottest' business categories? (06/11/03)
Some businesses will prosper, some will fail in many of these categories. T.O.M.A. survey gives "glimpse into the future" for Brazil firms. Which local categories are hot, just waiting for someone to come in, dominate and take over? There are dozens, and the Top of Mind Awareness (T.O.M.A.) survey tell you which ones - FREE!...
Summer games (06/11/03)
The Northview Knights will play their first home summer baseball games Thursday evening when they host Crawfordsville for a doubleheader at 5 p.m.
CLARA EDITH SWINSON TODD (06/11/03)
Clara Edith Swinson Todd, 89, of Brazil, died Monday, June 9, 2003, at 7:10 p.m. at Cloverleaf Health Care. She was born in Isabel, Kan., on Sept. 26, 1913, to James and Ursela Hewitt Swinson. After graduation, she attended Business College in Wichita, Kan...
JANET A. THOMPSON (06/11/03)
Janet A. Thompson, 61, of Brazil, died at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 10, 2003, at her brother's home in Sullivan. She was born Aug. 11, 1941, in Sullivan, the daughter of Howard and Gretchen Boes, who have preceded her in death. She ws a graduate of Graysville High School. She married Jerry L. Thompson on April 19, 1968, in Center Point. He preceded her in death on March 23, 1994...