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Stories from Thursday, August 14, 2003

A different view (08/14/03)
People pile out of an airplane after landing at the Clay County Airport. They had participated in the Clay County Soil and Water Conservation Air Tour. The event was a fundraiser allowing landowners to view crops and effective conservation practices from a different perspective...
Sheriff Carter: Motorists need to be cautious at intersections (08/14/03)
In Clay County, especially after the death of Brazil teen Kellyn Andrews, some persons have questioned the safety of the community's intersections and roads. Some of them, including the intersection of CR 700 North and SR 59, where the aforementioned Andrews was killed, are unsafe in normal conditions and can be even worse when adverse weather conditions come into play...
Computer 'bug' infects area (08/14/03)
- 'Bug' can be 'cured' at home, or computer can be fixed by professionals Computer users worldwide have been experiencing problems as of late with the Windows operating system. Brazil isn't immune to this, as David Lewis, owner of Computer Central, says. Three people have called him since 4 p.m. Tuesday, saying that their computers are repeatedly restarting...
Program helps children with delayed development (08/14/03)
To get babies off to a healthy start early intervention is the best. First Steps, the Indiana Children's Special Health Care Services offers services that provide a healthy start to children and families in Clay, Vermillion and Vigo counties. First Steps is defined as a family-centered, locally based, coordinated system that provides early intervention services to infants and young children with disabilities or who are developmentally vulnerable. ...
Parke County REMC members' meeting set at fairgrounds (08/14/03)
Parke County REMC's annual meeting will be held at the Parke County 4-H Fairgrounds North of Rockville on U.S. 41 on Aug.24, with registration beginning at noon and ending at 2 p.m. Food and drinks will be available in the 4-H building from 12-2 p.m. Elephant, pony and camel rides will be open to Parke County REMC members from 1-2 p.m. and then again immediately following the circus performance for approximately 45 minutes...
Hopes are high for 2003 volleyball team (08/14/03)
Members of Northview's varsity volleyball squad are: (Front row l-r) Megan Love, Jade Girton, Heather Palmer, Erica Koehler and Brittney Spugnardi. (Back row l-r) Natalie Shoemaker, Laura McCrea, Christy Fulk, Lindsey Stearley, Casey Challandes and Coach Laura Rahn...
Clay Youth League eight-year old All-Star team (08/14/03)
Members of the Clay Youth League eight-year old All-Star team include: (Front row) Dakota Davis, Denver Reberger, Joshua Wise, Ben Harbison, Kyle Moore and Dylan Stewart. (Back Row) Brock Smith, Devin Clark, Braden Parr, Nate Newton, Connor Ringo, Drew Atkinson and Ethan Whitson. Coaches are Steve Clark, Mark Moore and Jeff Stewart...
CHESTER 'CHUCK' SANDERS (08/14/03)
Chester "Chuck" Sanders, 79, of Brazil died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2003, at 10:45 a.m. at Healthsouth Rehabilitation in Terre Haute. Born Jan. 24, 1924, in Clay County, the son of Charles and Mabel Jordan Sanders. He retired as a professor at Indiana State University in 1986. He graduated from Brazil High School, class of 1942 and attended Ball State for one year, later graduating from Indiana University in 1946...
JOSEPHINE H. HARRISON (08/14/03)
Josephine H. Harrison, age 70 of Brazil died Aug. 11, 2003, at Cloverleaf Healthcare of Knightsville. She is the daughter of Ethel Gaskins and Perry W. Haviland who have preceeded her in death. She is retired from RCA in Bloomington and a member of the American Legion Post 2 Ladies Auxiliary, VFW Post 6606, Clay City Eastern Star 355 and the Brazil Moose Lodge...