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Stories from Thursday, February 12, 2004

Sweet smell of stress (02/12/04)
They petal their wares year round, but Brazil's floral shops are gearing up for extra customers to be stalking them this Valentine's Day. Many shop owners said that they will have trouble catching up no matter what they prepare in advance. Bill and Becky McCullough, owners of Friends and Flowers on National Avenue, said that the Valentines Day rush is big, but not their only busy time of the year...
Society gets grant (02/12/04)
The Clay County Historical Society has received a $2,000 grant to help with renovations. The grant came from the Parke County REMC's Multi-County Community Grant program. General Manager Bob McCullough reported distributions to Parke and Putnam counties as well, in a press release issued last week...
Brazil flies flags high for soldiers (02/12/04)
One of many American flags flying in downtown Brazil, put out to honor National Guard troops recently deployed and to welcome others home. American flags are flying along U.S. 40 in downtown Brazil. There are many patriotic reasons to show the colors. Monday is President's Day. The Indiana National Guard 38th MSB Company B out of Brazil was deployed to Fort Bragg in South Carolina just days ago...
Hospital has phone problems (02/12/04)
Patrons of St. Vincent Clay Hospital have been experiencing difficulties phoning the hospital switchboard, said spokesperson Jennifer Orr. The problem arose because Verizon listed both the hospital's old number and new number in the latest telephone directory. The correct number is 442-2500...
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and members of his crew (02/12/04)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and members of his crew await qualifying at last Summer's Brickyard 400 in Indianapolis. Earnhardt Jr. is beginning his fifth season in the now NEXTEL Cup