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Stories from Monday, February 9, 2004

Bill Morthland running for Clay County Commissioner (02/09/04)
Editor's note: The Brazil Times encourages all candidates to submit a written announcement of their candidacy. The announcements will be published as submitted, as much as possible. My name is Bill Morthland. I am a Republican Candidate for Clay County Commissioner, First District, which includes Posey, Dick Johnson, Van Buren, and Brazil Townships. I was your Clay County Auditor from Jan. 1, 1999, through Dec. 31, 2002...
Time to plan for 2004 Relay for Life (02/09/04)
The American Cancer Society invites individuals who want to honor cancer survivors and caregivers, or pay tribute to those who have lost their battle with cancer, or anyone who has been affected by cancer and wants to join in the fight to participate in the Clay County Relay for Life, scheduled for May 1-2 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. at Northview High School...
Jeff Lee running for District 46 House seat (02/09/04)
TERRE HAUTE -- Republican Jeff Lee, Senior Pastor of Union Baptist Church and former Terre Haute Police Liaison for local schools has filed his candidacy for House District 46. Current District 46 State Representative R.Brooks LaPlante, also a Republican, announced last week he is not seeking reelcction to the seat which represents portions of Clay, Monroe, Owen and Vigo counties...
Feeding the hungry (02/09/04)
East Side Elementary staff and students collected 365 items to donate to the Clay County Food Pantry in December. The event was organized by the East Side Elementary Student Council. The council has also donated to the bridges at Forest Park, the Northview High School Memory Garden and Riley Children's Hospital. ...
Prejudice in the north (part 2 of 3) (02/09/04)
Robert Wickware had a hard time while growing up. The little boy didn't understand why he and his black friends were treated differently than the white kids. The more he was mistreated because of the color of his skin, the more his frustration and anger grew...
Tax program helps soldiers, citizens (02/09/04)
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service has once again partnered with American Red Cross of the Wabash Valley to provide a $25 discount on tax preparation and Jackson Hewitt will provide a $10 gift to the Chapter for each participating return. The program will last until April 15...
Heavy Metal (02/09/04)
Ness' most popular motorcycles, "Ness-Stalgia" and "Curveceous-Ness," sit proudly on display in the lobby of American Thunder. The bikes have been featured in the Smithsonian Institute and are some of Ness' most recognized work. Lynn Hamilton Photo...
Northview wins defensive struggle (02/09/04)
MOORESVILLE -- On Friday night, Northview went to Mooresville looking to put another victory in their win column. Their efforts would be rewarded with a hard fought 58-55 victory on Friday night. The first quarter would find the Knights a little slow to start. Mooresville would jump out to an early lead. Their 6'8" forward Chris Dougherty would score eight of the Pioneers' 15 points with one minute to go in the first quarter the Knights were down 15-7...
Knights win pair over sectional foes (02/09/04)
Northview guard Josh Timm brings the ball up the court versus Plainfield on Saturday night. Timm and the Knights won their 14th game in an 82-70 win over the Quakers. As a cold and blustery winter edges into the latter half of the season and holds Indiana in its icy grip, high school basketball is starting to heat up...
Grigsby and Staley headed to Evansville Semistate (02/09/04)
BLOOMINGTON -- When Austin Staley was a freshman, he reached the semistate in the IHSAA wrestling tournament. He's been trying to get back there ever since, and Saturday Northview High School senior made it. Staley ran his record to 36-6 while winning the 130-pound championship in the IHSAA wrestling regional at Bloomington South High School...
Seniors lead Northview to victory (02/09/04)
On Senior Night at Northview High School, it was a senior trio that combined for 38 points in leading the Knights to a 55-37 victory over Bloomfield. Even without senior Amy Thiemann on the court, the Knights pressured the Cardinals into 24 turnovers, seven in each of the first three quarters as Northview led by as many as 21 points on the way to victory...
McWilliams leads Eels past Cougars (02/09/04)
The North Daviess Cougars must have thought they had done a pretty solid job defensively through three quarters on Clay City sophomore guard Whitney McWilliams. But then came the fourth quarter. McWilliams ripped off 20 points in the final period alone to help the Eels overcome a nine-point North Daviess lead and win their regular season finale, 49-47...