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Stories from Tuesday, August 19, 2003

Veterans Day at the fair! (08/19/03)
The youth choir from Ashboro and Center Point United Methodist Church sang "God Bless America" as part of the Dedication/Worship Service at the WFMS Free Stage at the Indiana State Fair Sunday. Several veterans attended the ceremony, which included music, scripture reading and special speakers...
Band to present 'Grand Finale' (08/19/03)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "Grand Finale 2003" at a special time of 7:30 p.m. Sunday complete with intermission. Director Huber exclaimed this year's band to be, "one of the finest on record with a brilliant ability to deliver the best of concert band literature with the highest of precision and accuracy"...
Driver takes police on 80 mph chase through city streets (08/19/03)
Big events can happen on a much smaller scale. This has held true for many legal activities, and now even an illegal one can hold this claim. Last Sunday many residents were taken aback by a car chase that lasted four minutes and spanned more than two miles...
Tennis team adds depth to squad (08/19/03)
Shawn Hughes will add depth for Northview playing at number three singles or at doubles. The Northview boys tennis program is one year removed from what finished as a bit of a disappointing season. The Knights lost their first round sectional match to White River Valley on their home court and then watched as WIC foe Owen Valley headed to Regional competition with the sectional title...
Kicking off the season (08/19/03)
Northview senior Tyler Akers returns a volley during Monday's afternoon's tennis practice. Akers and the Knights will begin their regular season at Bloomfield on Wednesday with a match at 5 p.m.
ELIZABETH 'ELSIE' MELLON (08/19/03)
Elizabeth "Elsie" Mellon, 96, of Brazil died Monday, Aug. 18, 2003, at 2:40 a.m. at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She had been a resident there for several years. Born July 4, 1907, in Chicago, she was the daughter of Jacob and Sophia Szymezyk Chudy. She was raised and lived in chicago until 1988 when she moved to Brazil to be with her daughter. She worked in several factories in the Chicago area until her retirement. She loved to cook, care for her home and her family...