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Stories from Tuesday, July 22, 2003

Heigh-ho, come to the fair! (07/22/03)
Brandi Moore, 11, waits to show her dog, Buster, in the 4-H Fair dog show Saturday. Brandi is the daughter of Gary and Donetta Moore from Center Point.
Fab Foursome dominates Oak Ridge (07/22/03)
When four women get together there is an unwritten guarantee that a good time is going to be had by all but when Vicki Switzer, Caroline McCullough, Sandy Bell and Margie Cauldwell get together there is more than just fellowship and friendship, this is a sisterhood...
Golf event raises money for Clay County (07/22/03)
Golfers enjoyed 18 holes of golf and raised funds for the Clay County Community Foundation at its annual Golf Event at Brazil's Forest Park Golf Course on June 28. More than 40 local businesses supported the fundraiser by sponsoring holes or teams and/or by donating gifts and prizes. Volunteers from the Elks Club, Clay County Lilly Scholars, the Clay County Community Foundation Board and others helped Gayla Thiemann, chairperson of the event...
RUTH HARDEN JAMES (07/22/03)
Ruth Harden James, 83, formerly of the Center Point area, passed away on Monday, July 21, 2003, in the Carle Arbours Nursing Home in Savoy, Ill. Born in Champaign, Ill, on July 20, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Herbert Harden and Maudie Burgess Harden...
NORMA J. WILSON MORLAN (07/22/03)
Norma J. Wilson Morlan, 78, of Brazil died July 21, 2003, at 4:30 a.m. at Holly Hill Healthcare Facility. Born Sept. 18, 1924, in Brazil, she was the daughter of Virgil and Elsie Jackson Woodsmall. Memberships included the VFW Auxiliary and Annunciation Church. She was active in the Clay County Senior Citizens Center and enjoyed playing in a euchre club. She was employed at Columbia House, retiring in 1968...
MARY E. TAYLOR (07/22/03)
Mary E. Taylor, 89, of Terre Haute, died Monday, July 21, 2003, at Union Hospital. Born Dec. 23, 1913, in Bowling Green she was the daughter of Elmer and Rose Stevens Royer. She became a member of Bowling Green Methodist Church, a 50-year member of Eastern Star 12 points, Emera Club and Past Matrons Club...
JOHN MERSHON (07/22/03)
John "Ben" Mershon, 73, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2003, at his residence in Punta Gorda. Mr. Mershon was born July 14, 1929, in Sullivan, Ind. He served in the U.S. Navy for 23 years and was a chief yeoman. He served during the Korean War and the Vietnam War. ...