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Friday, Dec. 26, 2014

Stories from Wednesday, September 3, 2003

Dealership flies the Ford flag (09/03/03)
Three workers from Freeman's Signs in Avon, Bryan Breen (left), Brad Konija, and Don Freeman, hoist the new Ford sign at Bob Bowen Ford, 2189 W. US 40, Brazil. Bowen's sales department opened for business Aug. 23, with the service department opening Aug. 25. Bowen says: "Everybody in the community has been coming out. They've been great to work with." He encourages everyone to stop in, "even if it's just for a cup of coffee."...
County meeting brings plans (09/03/03)
Helicopters, prisons, and website domains aren't topics of general discussion in Brazil, but the County Commissioners tackled all three subjects and more in a two-hour meeting yesterday. After approval of minutes and recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, the meeting began. Under county business, they discussed many topics:...
Controversial tax may be repealed (09/03/03)
The proposed deletion of a controversial tax drove over 20 spectators to last night's County Council meeting, spurring both discussion and general approval of a motion set to be voted for on Oct. 6. Other items had to be discussed first, however, leaving the crowd on the steps of the Clay County Courthouse for about a half hour...
Residents responsible for cleanup (09/03/03)
Brazil Planning and Zoning Administrator Michele Driscoll reported she has received numerous complaints regarding weeds in the downtown area. Growth of weeds in the tree row, between curb and road and in cracks in the sidewalks in front of many businesses and some homes have been an area of concern...
"Meet the teachers" (09/03/03)
Northview High School will have a "Meet The Teachers Night" starting at 7 p.m. today. Parents will meet briefly with Principal Ken Wallace in the auditorium before following their child's schedule to talk to teachers. The schedule is: 7:00 -- 7:15 p.m. Opening Remarks in auditorium (Mr. Wallace)...
Knights dual meet win streak reaches four-year mark (09/03/03)
Christy Fulk was one of the top hitters for the Knights during a four-set loss to White River Valley on Tuesday night. Facing Vigo County rivals Terre Haute South along with a solid North Central squad gave the perfect backdrop to an impressive milestone for Northview's cross-country teams on Tuesday afternoon...
Knights drop four-set match to WRV (09/03/03)
After a promising two win weekend at the Crawfordsville Tournament, the Northview volleyball team couldn't seem to get untracked after an opening set win against White River Valley. The Knights dropped the final three sets to the Wolverines in falling to 3-7 overall this season...
ETHEL TAYLOR (09/03/03)
Ethel Taylor, 78, Brazil, died at 9:34 p.m. Sunday, August 31, at the Clay Health Center where she had been a resident patient since Sept., 1999. She formerly resided on East Georgia Street. Born in Brazil on April 13, 1925, her parents were the late Harry Edward Taylor ad Louise Jenny Lucas Taylor. She had been a resident here all her life...