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Stories from Monday, July 7, 2003

Indy man wins $10,000 prize (07/07/03)
Ed Adams, Indianapolis, won the $10,000 cash prize July 4. Adams was the lucky winner of the Brazil Rotary Club's drawing at Forest Park after the fireworks. Also on the 4th of July were the annual sack races for children. They were supervised once again by John Thomas and Dr. Alicia Reed-Thomas...
Golf scramble sign-up due today, new car offered for hole-in-one (07/07/03)
The YMCA of Clay County hopes to give away a brand new, 2002, white, Pontiac Sunfire, Saturday, at its 16th Annual Golf Scramble. There will be an 8 a.m. shotgun start at the Forest Park Golf Course. Brazil Autoplex president/CEO Marty Jaffe said a company representative will present keys for the automobile to the first golfer who hits a hole in one on the 11th hole during the scramble...
'Don't look, Ethel!' It's a streaker! (07/07/03)
"Don't look Ethel!" There was a streaker at Brazil's Forest Park, Friday night during the 4th of July festivities. The Clay County Community Choir was performing at the bandshell when the culprit streaked across the walkway between the stage and the audience...
YMCA Fun Run draws 73 (07/07/03)
Participants in the YMCA's Firecracker 5k run take their starting positions ans Mayor Kenny Crabb prepares to start the race off with a bang. See tomorrow's Times for race results.
Utility in hot water over bills (07/07/03)
Many Brazil Water customers are boiling over the bills they just received in the mail last week. Robin Roechlein, Supervisor, said the mix-up is all over a misprint on every bill stating, "Service will be discontinued if not paid by due date. Final Notice!"...
Area Pro Stock driver, Ron Wallen Jr. (07/07/03)
Area Pro Stock driver, Ron Wallen Jr. will be back in action at Lincoln Park Speedway next Saturday for the resumption of last week's slate that fell victim to Mother Nature.
ESTHER I. FRAZIER (07/07/03)
Esther I. Frazier, 87, of Greencastle, died Friday at the Putnam County Hospital. She was born Sept. 28, 1915, in Putnam County, Ind., the daughter of Oscar and Minnie Miller Morlan. She married Elmer "Sparky" Frazier on Jan. 2, 1936, who preceded her in death in October 1990...
BILL ARTHUR HARRIS (07/07/03)
Bill Arthur Harris, 72, died Saturday, July 5, 2003, at 6:40 a.m. at his residence in Brazil. He was born on May 4, 1931, in Vigo County, the son of the late Elmer and Goldie Crapo Harris. He grew up near Hymera. He entered into the U.S. Army on June 19, 1951, and transferred to the U.S. Army Reserve May 31, 1953, where he served as a Sgt. E-5 until June 18, 1959...
MARY FRANCES TURNER (07/07/03)
Mary Frances Turner, 89, Brazil, died at 4:10 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2003, in Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville where she had been a patient since Feb. 20, 2003. She was born in Clay County on June 23, 1914, the daughter of Elmer Lawson and Margaret Condron Lawson. She was a resident of Clay County all her life...
TOBY D. STEARLEY (07/07/03)
Toby D. Stearley, 59, of Center Point died Saturday, July 5, 2003, at his residence. He had been battling cancer for the past year. He was born Jan. 25, 1944, in Beech Grove, Ind. the son of Glen D. Stearley and Lillian Lunsford Stearley. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1962. He served in the United States Marine Corp 1964-1966 in Vietman...
CLARENCE R. MCCULLOUGH (07/07/03)
Clarence R. McCullough, 84, of Lewis died at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2003, at Southwood Health and Rehabilitation Center in Terre Haute. He was born Sept. 27, 1918, in Hymera, Ind. He was the son of Alvin V. and Josephine Crable McCullough who have preceded him in death...
JOYCE C. COOPER (07/07/03)
Joyce C. Cooper, age 73, of Brazil died at 3 a.m. Friday, July 4, 2003, at her residence after an extended illness. She was born in Clay Co. on June 23, 1930, the daughter of Andrew Jackson and Susan Melinda Burk Moberley who preceded her in death. She graduated from Brazil High School in 1948 and on Dec. 31, 1949, she married William Eugene Cooper in Brazil. He preceded her in death on Feb. 9,1990...