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Stories from Monday, September 8, 2003

President Bush declares county disaster area (09/08/03)
WASHINGTON -- Clay County is among 21 Indiana counties eligible for federal assistance after President George W. Bush declared Indiana a major disaster area. The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland security's Federal Emergency Management Agency made the announcement Friday...
How to apply for aid (09/08/03)
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush's major disaster declaration issued for Indiana on Friday: - Rental payments for temporary housing for those whose homes are unlivable...
Special Olympians enjoy Equestrian event (09/08/03)
Larissa Hughes is assisted Saturday by an unidentified Special Olympics volunteer. Local kids saddled up at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College on Saturday to participate in Indiana's first Special Olympics Equestrian Day. Participants at the monumental event included Bethany Randall of Brazil, Tyler Alsip of Clay City and Larissa Hughes of Reelsville. ...
Great weather greets Knightsville Mens' Club (09/08/03)
Mark Lane of West Terre Haute polishes his 1998 custom motorcycle. He describes it as the front half Kawasaki and the back half Harley Davidson. Lane was just one of many exhibitors at Saturday's Knightsville Men's Club show.
Northview's Pugh wins Invitational; Knight's boys fourth, girls fifth (09/08/03)
- Clay City boys take 2nd as girls finish fifth Northview's Emily Pugh has proved herself to be a very welcome addition to the Knight's cross-country squad this season with a wealth of top finishes so far. However, on Saturday she got her toughest test thus far and passed with flying colors...
EVELYN D. HAYES (09/08/03)
Evelyn D. Hayes, 84, of Brazil, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at her residence. She was born Feb. 27, 1919, in Clay County, the daughter of Alva Hayes and Clara E. Morlan Hayes. She was a homemaker and a caregiver to several elderly residents of Clay County. She was a member of the Brazil 1st Church of the Nazarene. She was active in the Tuesday morning prayer group at the church and in the Nazarenes Mission International. She enjoyed playing the piano at local nursing homes...
ALBERTA MARIE CECIL (09/08/03)
Alberta Marie Cecil, 93, of Lebanon, Ind., died Friday, Sept. 5, 2003, at 1:20 p.m. in Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Her death was due to natural causes. Born in Brazil on Sept. 12, 1909, she was a daughter of the late George and Clara (Ailing) Wedel...