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Stories from Tuesday, June 24, 2003

Getting ready to ride at park (06/24/03)
Zach Portemont and Zack Royal of All-American Shows set-up the Keeper of the Krypt, one of many attractions at Brazil's 68th annual Fourth of July celebration. The Midway opens Friday at 5 p.m. Rides will also run beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 5 p.m. Monday through July 3 and at 2 p.m. July 4. Tickets are available at Brazil banks for a special price of $11 in advance. Meg Grey photo...
Patriotic music to be played at park (06/24/03)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "The Stars and Stripes Forever!" Sunday June 29, at 7:30 p.m. at Forest Park, rain or clear, complete with an intermission. The same concert will be played at DePauw University's Kresge Auditorium in Greencastle, Ind., on July 8 at 7 p.m...
Look ... up in the sky! It's ... a balloon! (06/24/03)
Adrianna Racer, 4, and Dawson Nelson, 5, watch the helium filled balloons floating up in the skies as long as they can see them. The Bible Fellowship Church's Vacation Bible School theme is "Mission Possible". Linda Messmer photo You could almost hear the "Mission Impossible" theme song playing as the patriotic red, white and blue helium filled balloons were released and floated up toward the heavens...
7th graders practice round ball (06/24/03)
Front row: Ali Rentschler, Kylee Thacker, Emily Chiles, Erika Matson, Shandi Travis, Allison True and Kaylee Miller. Back row: Ashley Clarke, Erica Lee, Kristen Kimball, Katie Smith, Allison Stearley, Hannah Van Horn and Shelby Colson. The girls participated in basketball camp at Northview High School last week. Photo provided by Bob Medworth...
Patriotic program in Parke Co. (06/24/03)
ROCKVILLE, Ind. -- On July 4, the John Martin Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) will present a patriotic program on the Courthouse lawn in Rockville. Activities will start at noon, so attendees should bring lawn chairs and enjoy band music, patriotic singing by Brittany Ledford and a 13-gun salute by the VFW...
Youth softball results (06/24/03)
In last Tuesday's Clay County Girls' Softball League play, Advance Auto Parts defeated Jack's Fine Foods . For Jack's Fine Foods, Katie Smith pitched three innings with seven strikeouts. Daisha Fry had a pair of singles and Hannah VanHorn had a triple and pitched the final inning. Krissey Johanningsmeyer and Alex Wallen each had singles...
BILLIE JOAN TISDALE WINN (06/24/03)
Billie Joan Tisdale Winn died at 11:15 p.m. Monday, June 23, 2003, at her residence in Terre Haute. Born March 19, 1953, in Chicago Heights, Ill., she was the daughter of Claude and Mary Jones Tisdale who preceded her in death. She had worked at the former Hardy's Nursing Home in Brazil. She married Kedrick Gail Winn who preceded her in death July 10, 2002...
MARK HAMILTON (06/24/03)
The Rev. Mark Hamilton, 91, of Bedford, Ind., died Saturday, June 21, 2003, at 9:32 p.m. in his residence. Born Aug. 31, 1911, in Irvine, Ky., he was the son of Hood and Lilly Nolan Hamilton. He married Louise Lloyd on June 5, 1939. He was an evangelistic singer and minister and he pastored Nazarene churches in southern Indiana, Georgia and Kentucky, including 29 years in the Southwest Indiana District. ...
DOROTHY L. SMITH (06/24/03)
Dorothy L. Smith, 69, of Springfield, Ill., died Friday, June 20, 2003, at St. John's Hospital. She was born Sept. 20, 1933, in Clay City, the daughter of Alva and Gladys Light Crouse. She was a homemaker and worked as a hostess for Hardee's, retiring in 1993...