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Stories from Monday, December 1, 2003

Missing girl found (12/01/03)
Times staff report The Clay County Sheriff's Department has located a missing girl. Joanna Blackburn, 16, was missing from Nov. 23 until she was found today hiding in a clothes closet. Detective Mike Heaton said the girl was tracked through information supplied by Northview High School students and telephone records. Blackburn is a sophomore at NHS...
New gazebo in time for Christmas (12/01/03)
The Brazil mini park at the corner of U.S. 40 and S.R. 59 got a new gazebo last week. The project was spearheaded by Brazil's Women of Vision. Jan Stapp and Vickie Mace, Co-chairs of Women of Vision, said funding for most of the organizations projects comes from their annual garden tour and contributions from private citizens and businesses...
North Clay students wear caps to help kids (12/01/03)
North Clay Middle School's 7th and 8th grade cheerleaders organized "Kaps for Kids," an event which allowed North Clay students to wear hats to school for $1. Prizes were given to the most unique hats, including one among the staff and one in each class. ...
Parents looking for missing girl (12/01/03)
A Northview High School sophomore is missing and her parents want to find her. The Clay County Sheriff's Department received a missing persons report on Joanna Blackburn on Nov. 23. The girl's father, Tom Blackburn, has created an e-mail account to receive information about his daughter. The address is findjoanna2003@yahoo.com...
Mayor-elect announces city attorney appointment (12/01/03)
Mayor-elect Tom Arthur has appointed Joseph Trout to serve as city attorney. Trout is a graduate of Staunton High School and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a Management Minor from Indiana State University. Trout went on to receive his law degree from Indiana University in 1983...
Northview grapplers fare well in Bloomington (12/01/03)
Northview wrestlers Derek Mroczek (top) and Cory Grigsby (bottom) had big performances in Bloomington this weekend. Grigsby went undefeated with a 5-0 mark at Bloomington South while Mroczek won four of his five matches as the Knights won three of five matches...
MARY E. POOLE (12/01/03)
Mary E. Poole, 83, of Brazil, died 12:10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at St. Vincent Clay Hosiptal. Born on Dec. 26, 1919, in Daviess Couny, Indiana, she was the daughter of Nick and Thresa Bernice Cone Petroff, who have preceded her in death. She was raised in Terre Haute and was employed many years at CBS...
CLARENCE R. GREENLEE (12/01/03)
Clarence R. Greenlee, 86, of Marshall, Ill., passed away 12:45 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003 in Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was a retired farmer and iron worker. He was born July 1, 1917, in Dennison, Ill, the son of Robert Greenlee and Ethel Lawnsberry Greenlee. He married Cleda E. Minnich on Oct. 18, 1937. She preceded him in death on April 10, 2003...
RON ALAN MARTIN (12/01/03)
Ron Alan Martin, 29, died Sunday, Sept. 21, 2003, in Louisville, Ky. He was born Feb. 16, 1974, in Brazil, to Ronald and Judie Crode Martin, who survive. He was a machine operator for Metal Sales of Sellersburg, Ind. He is survived by his wife, Angela M. ...
JOHN E. BUSSING (12/01/03)
John E. Bussing, 72, of Brazil, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at Kindred Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Clay County, the son of Charles and Ola McClannahan Bussing. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1949. Following graduation, he entered the U.S. ...