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Stories from Friday, January 16, 2004

Raines family finds hope (01/16/04)
Summer Raines, 15, right, discusses her feelings about having leukemia when she was two. With Summer are her 13-year-old sisters, left, front: Spring holding family pet dog, Wiener, Stormi and Summer. Standing, Sunni. With four teenagers in the house, weathering the whirlwind of activity can be like trying to put a tornado in a bottle. In the Raines household, on Forest Avenue, conditions change from Sunni to Stormi, Summer and Spring...
Parke Co. REMC accepting scholarship applications (01/16/04)
Applications for 2004 Parke County REMC scholarships are being accepted. Graduating high school seniors who live in the area served by the electric utility are elgible to apply. Applicants must be planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational/ technical school in the fall. The last day to apply is April 26...
Hundreds may miss out on Earned Income Credit (01/16/04)
A few hundred Clay County residents may be passing up thousands of dollars they could claim simply by filing for the Earned Income Tax Credit. The local Step Ahead Council and the Clay Office of Family and Children want to make sure qualifying residents are aware of this opportunity...
Knights earn victories on Senior Night (01/16/04)
Northview senior Austin Staley (top) looks at the clock near the end of his 5-1 decision over Greencastle's Chris Pingleton on Thursday night. The victory was Staley's school-record 106th of his career. - Porter, Mroczek and Staley all earn wins in final home match...
Northview senior Doug Porter (01/16/04)
Northview senior Doug Porter controls Zach Hesler during the end of their match on Thursday night.
Quest for title begins Friday night for Northview (01/16/04)
Northview senior guard Matt Brand goes in for a layup during practice recently while teammate Devon Chamberlain looks on. With his varsity basketball team gathered around him after practice on Thursday afternoon, Northview head coach Mitch Lancaster preached patience, a positive attitude and a 'workman-like' approach to Friday night's game against Terre Haute South...
Northview women earn win over Cascade (01/16/04)
The Northview girls basketball team won their second contest in a row on Wednesday night, picking up a road victory over Cascade, 70-60. Julie Whitted scored a game-high 25 points as Northview shot out to an early 19-8 lead after one quarter of action...
BETTY F. (STEWART) FERRY (01/16/04)
Betty F. (Stewart) Ferry, 51, died at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at her residence in Linton, Ind. Born Dec. 10, 1952, in Sullivan, Ind., she was the daughter of Harry and Beatrice (Hubble) Stewart. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Gerald Ferry, of Linton; a daughter, Shanna Hollingsworth, of Linton; a son, Brian McCammon, of Indianapolis; three stepdaughters, Kim Stevens, of Brazil, Patty Mayle, of Brazil, and Lorrie Pierce, of Indianapolis; two brothers, Charles Stewart, of Linton, and Harry "Joe" (Sylvia) Stewart, of Linton; a sister, Patty (Larry) Browning of Kokomo; and seven grandchildren, Brook, Whitney, Logan, Jessica, Leslee, Ariel and Tray.. ...
E. LUCILLE OSWALT (01/16/04)
E. Lucille Oswalt, 90, of Bedford, Ind., formerly of Mitchell, Ind., died at 7:13 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004, in Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born Aug. 23, 1913, in Brazil Township, Clay County, she was the daughter of Jasper Aden and Charlotte "Lottie" (Hock) Turner. She married James T. Oswalt, M.D., on Dec. 22, 1937. He died Jan. 13, 1980...
PAULINE S. DUGAN (01/16/04)
Pauline S. "Holly" Dugan, 88, of Brazil, died at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004, at her residence. Born Oct. 3, 1915, in Vinton, Iowa, she was the daughter of Roy and Ruby Bode Simmons. Following graduation from Burlington High School she attended nursing school, earning her R.N. degree from Burlington Hospital School of Nursing in 1932. She moved to Brazil in the late 1940s with her husband, Robert Eaton, who preceded her in death in 1950...