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Stories from Wednesday, July 30, 2003

Residents warned of school scam (07/30/03)
By MEG GREY Times Staff Intern Northview High School Principal Ken Wallace is asking Clay County residents to think twice before supporting area schools. A group out of Texas is running a scam in which they ask for monetary support for area schools from local businesses and organizations. This group has not been authorized by anyone involved with the schools to help with fundraisers. The money they collect does not benefit locals as they promise and the group pockets the money for their own use...
Air tour taking off (07/30/03)
The Soil and Water District is hosting its Seventh Conservation Air Tour. The event is scheduled for Aug. 13 from 7:30 a.m. to noon, weather permitting, with flights originating from the Clay County Airport. A donation of $20 per person for the flights will be accepted. There will be a maximum of two people in a plane in addition to the pilot. Reservations are due by Aug. 8 so accommodations can be made with the least amount of waiting time...
Grant Logan Johnson wins baby contest (07/30/03)
The Brazil Crisis Pregnancy Center has concluded the 2003 Baby Photo Contest held at the Clay County 4-H Fair. The first place winner was Grant Logan Johnson, son of Brian and Jana Johnson. The second place winner was Hayden Smith, daughter of Jeff and Cathy Smith...
Clay County residents to receive free admission (07/30/03)
This weekend, Clay County residents will notice a welcome change in Billie Creek Village's admissions building other than the fresh coat of white paint. The entrance fee will be waived in lieu of a donation of their choice. "The people of Clay County have supported this village in a number of ways. ...
U.S. soldier in Iraq has telephone minutes stolen, AT&T refuses to help (07/30/03)
Lynn Hamilton photo Tom and Edith Pugh with a picture of their son, Naval Corpsman Dan Majors. By LYNN HAMILTON Lifestyle Editor Naval Corpsman Dan Majors is in Iraq serving his country. Like many of his fellow soldiers, he has been using calling cards to contact home...
NHS Volleyball tryouts (07/30/03)
Tryouts for the Northview High School volleyball team will begin on Monday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to noon. They will continue on Tuesday at the same time with cuts to be made on Tuesday.
All-Stars win first-place (07/30/03)
The 13-year old All-Stars ended their season this past weekend with a first place finish in Bloomington. The victory capped a 16-5 season that included a June tournament victory in Terre Town, a runner-up finish in the Southern Indiana District VI tourney, a third place finish in the Southern Indiana State Tournament. ...
CCHS cross-country practice scheduled (07/30/03)
Those interested in running cross-country for Clay City High School should attend the first day of practice Monday. Athletes will meet in the faculty parking lot at the high school at either 8 a.m. or 6 p.m. The practices are for both the girls and the boys' teams. Athletes must have a physical on file to practice...
RALPH E. WEGNER (07/30/03)
Ralph Edwin "Ed" Wegner, 63 of Cory, died July 29, 2003, at 9:05 a.m. at Union Hospital. He had been in failing health for some time. He was born Nov. 16, 1939, in Clay County, the son of Richard Allen Wegner and Bernice A. Fretz Wegner. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1958. Oct. 7, 1967, he married Mary Anne Wright, she survives...
CLARENCE DON MCCAMMACK (07/30/03)
Clarence Don McCammack, 84, of Greencastle, Ind., died Tuesday, July 29, 2003, at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Born Aug. 1, 1918, at Quincy, Ind., he was the son of Clarence Morton McCammack and Effie Bell (Knoll) McCammack. He was a truck driver and mechanic for Alhmeyer's Garage, Cunot, Ind., and a World War II veteran...
PAUL F. ROGERS (07/30/03)
Paul F. Rogers, 75, of Brazil, died at 10:28 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2003, in Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Paul was born in Brazil, Nov. 5, 1927. He was the son of John Virgil and Madge Baughman Rogers who have both preceded him in death. He had attended the Church of the Nazarene. Paul was self-employed working as a handyman and providing lawn care services in the community...