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Stories from Tuesday, February 3, 2004

Arthur's challenging first month (02/03/04)
Only a month and one day into his new job as mayor, Tom Arthur has already handled some big challenges. The sidewalk situation has been at his heels since he first took office. There's been a chemical spill, and a lot of snow. Don't even get him started on the snow...
City assigns Driscoll new car (02/03/04)
Brazil Planning and Zoning Administrator Michele Driscoll was issued a city car last week to drive while conducting her official duties. The action was approved by the Brazil City Council. The Police Department received new vehicles in December. After they were made road ready in January, Mayor Arthur and the City Council decided to recycle one of the old cars for use by the Office of Planning and Zoning...
New highway title scrutinized by county (02/03/04)
Salaries were a crucial topic at the monthly County Council meeting Monday night, namely the funding of a new title created in lieu of the temporarily-defunct Assistant County Highway Supervisor job. A new title, created for former County Highway Supervisor Ron Chamberlain's last months in office, drew a discussion in the courthouse after some question of the pay behind it...
Questions on IU hoops and Laker's Bryant (02/03/04)
Ask the Editor Well the mailbag this week was oddly pretty much empty at the office though throughout my travails last week I did have a variety of comments/questions from folks while out and about. So whether or not these answers will be noted by those who asked them or not remains unknown, perhaps some of my readers might find the info noteworthy...
Clay City's Bryleigh Schopmeyer and Northview's Whitney Medworth (02/03/04)
Clay City's Bryleigh Schopmeyer (left) and Northview's Whitney Medworth will be in action with their respective teams this evening. The Eels will visit South Putnam while Northview hosts Plainfield.
DORIS M. LEE (02/03/04)
Doris M. Lee, 70, of Carbon, died unexpectedly Monday, Feb. 2, 2004, at 4:22 a.m. in the emergency room of St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born May 1, 1933, in Parke County, the daughter of Seldon Franklin Miller and Myrtle Lorene Craig Miller. She graduated from Bridgeton High School. She married Charles Junior Lee; he preceded her in death in 1989...
MARJORIE O. HAUSER (02/03/04)
Marjorie O. Hauser, 94, of Poland, died Monday, Feb. 2, 2004, at 1:45 a.m. in Holly Hills nursing home. Born July 27, 1909, in Clay County, she was the daughter of George and Nettie Meyer. She graduated from Ashboro High School and later married Walter K. Hauser, who preceded her in death in 1973...