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Stories from Tuesday, June 17, 2003

Russian choir sings at church (06/17/03)
Meg Grey photo The Russian United Methodist Seminary Choir shared traditional Russian hymns and folk songs and personal testimony at the Brazil First United Methodist Church Sunday night as part of their three-city summer tour.
Pierce garden offers wide variety of plants (06/17/03)
Lynn Hamilton photo Loretta Pierce points out one of her favorite flowers in her garden. She is very excited about the Garden Tour this Saturday. Part 2 of 5 By LYNN HAMILTON Lifestyle Editor The third annual Garden Tour is scheduled Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine. Those who wish to explore five of the best local gardens can purchase tickets for $5 at The Brazil Times, Sugar 'N' Spice and Sugar Ridge Nursery...
'Iberian Heritage' highlights band concert (06/17/03)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "Our Iberian Heritage" this Sunday, 8 p.m. at the Forest Park Bandshell or Pavilion, if rain. The BCB's CD, "The Jewell of the Wabash", will be available for purchase at the concert. The BCB will perform "Lead On" from the compact disc...
Death of loved one spurs car seat clinic leader (06/17/03)
By LINDA MESSMER Times Staff Writer A free car seat clinic, sponsored by the CARS Healthy Families of Clay County and Brazil Autoplex, was held Monday afternoon at the Clay County Learning Center. Inspections were done by the Vigo County Chances for Indiana Youth. Donna Whitmer, family assessment worker for Healthy Families of Clay County, said the turnout this year was much greater than last year...
Russian choir sings at church (06/17/03)
The Russian United Methodist Seminary Choir shared traditional Russian hymns and folk songs and personal testimony at the Brazil First United Methodist Church Sunday night as part of their three-city summer tour. Meg Grey Photo
Clay City's Summer Girls Basketball Team (06/17/03)
Clay City's Summer Girls Basketball Team huddles around coach Chris Ross during halftime of their game with Northview's Grey squad on Mondday evening at Terre Haute South.
Basketball in the summer for Clay County squads (06/17/03)
Heather Palmer (#2) goes up for a shot over a Clay City defender during Monday's Summer League game. Sports have always been a part of high school students lives in the summer, just as much as making minimum wage slinging burgers at a fast food place and hanging around the mall. But an evolution has slowly taken place over the past several seasons that has changed the landscape of those sports as they relate to high school...
HELEN ELAINE JAMES (06/17/03)
Helen Elaine James, 79, died Sunday, June 15, 2003, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Ill. She was born on May 18, 1924, to Homer and Alberta Kemp, who preceded her in death. She worked for Roots/L.S. Ayers before retiring in 1999. She loved music and traveling and was an active member of the Northview Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Brazil...
PAULINE C. VITZ (06/17/03)
Pauline C. Vitz, 92, of Knightsville, died at 9:55 p.m. on Sunday, June 15, 2003, at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility, Knightsville. She was born Oct. 3, 1910, in Clay County to Herman Blair and Clara Ley Blair. She graduated from Clay City High School in 1929 and received her Bachelor of Arts from Indiana State Teachers College in 1932. She then went on to earn her master's degree...
RUBY JEAN STICE (06/17/03)
Ruby J. Purcell Mills Stice, 75, of Louisville, Ky., and formerly of Indianapolis, died Saturday, June 14, 2003, at 3:30 p.m. at Hospice Care of Louisville. She was born Aug. 7, 1927, in Clay County, the daughter of Raymond and Cecil Trout Purcell. She attended Staunton High School...