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Stories from Wednesday, June 18, 2003

Fatal crash causes latest I-70 detour (06/18/03)
A Putnam County section of I-70 claimed three lives in as many days and resulted in the closing of I-70 for several hours on Tuesday. Volunteers were asked to direct traffic at major intersections of U.S. 40 in Brazil on Tuesday to accomodate the increased load due to the detour...
Couple organized patriotic demonstrations, learned son in Army was promoted (06/18/03)
Maj. Kent Strader, son of Rev. Olin and Twyla Strader. Submitted photo Have you seen the American flag-waving demonstration at the courthouse this spring? The leaders, Pastor Olin and his wife, Twyla Strader, have two sons in the military. The Straders minister with the Calvary Baptist Church...
Haddon garden features many unique items (06/18/03)
John Haddon stands next to a rock he purchased from Yankee Rose. It fits perfectly into the scheme of his garden, which will be on this year's Garden Tour. Part 3 of 5 The 3rd Annual Garden Tour, featuring five of Clay County's greatest gardens, is scheduled Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m...
Patient taken to hospital by helicopter (06/18/03)
An early morning one-vehicle accident resulted in one person being transferred to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis by medical helicopter June 9. William Griffin, 18, of Elletsville, remained hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday, according to a hospital spokesman...
Nextel to replace Winston as NASCAR sponsor (06/18/03)
Wireless communication's Nextel, sponsor of Ryan Newman (pictured) and Robby Gordon, will be the title sponsor of NASCAR next season.
Close one at the plate (06/18/03)
Skyler Lindsey (far right) of R.J.'s Formal Wear collides with catcher Hunter Robertson of the Rotary sponsored squad. Lindsey was safe and R.J.'s Formal Wear advanced to the title game of the 11-12 year old tournament in the Clay Youth League with their 9-7 victory. They will face the Local 157 team in Thursday''s championship...
Derek Nicosin (06/18/03)
Derek Nicosin hammers a double that scored two runs and gave R.J.'s Formal Wear a lead they would not relinquish in their win on Tuesday night.
BETTY M. MARKS (06/18/03)
Betty M. Marks, 76, Brazil, died early Monday morning, June 16, 2003, in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born on March 21, 1927, the daughter of Homer Warpenburg and May Meadows Warpenburg. She was a 1945 graduate of Brazil High School, where she was active in drama and composed her class song...
JENNAVINE 'JERRY' CURRIE LUPTON (06/18/03)
Jennavine "Jerry" Currie Lupton, 94, of Indianapolis, died Tuesday, June 17, 2003, at Wildwood Healthcare in Indianapolis. She was born April 4, 1909, in Momence, Ill., the daughter of A.J. Krieter and Jennie Earle Hadley Krieter, who preceded her in death...