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Stories from Monday, February 16, 2004

Ivy Tech names Brown Apprenticeship Enrollment Manager (02/16/04)
Ivy Tech State College - Wabash Valley has announced the appointment of Staci Shike Brown, CQA, to the position of Apprenticeship Enrollment Manager. Her responsibilities include the enrollment of students in the construction trades and industrial trades apprenticeship programs and the generation of new business for the industrial and construction trade apprenticeship degree program. ...
IRS has cash for Hoosiers (02/16/04)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Unclaimed refunds totaling more than $42 million are awaiting more than 38,000 Hoosiers who failed to file a 2000 income tax return, the Internal Revenue Service has announced. In order to collect the money, however, a return must be filed with an IRS office no later than April 15, 2004...
Perkins to run for District 1 seat (02/16/04)
Representing the people of Clay County by being elected as County Commissioner - District 1 is much more than just filling an elected office. The County Commissioner is responsible for overseeing county activities and working to ensure that citizens concerns are met, federal and state requirements are fulfilled, and county operations run smoothly. ...
Wilsons enjoy a little Dance Dance time (02/16/04)
Bryce and Melanie Wilson, of Terre Haute, enjoy a game of Dance Dance Revolution at Terre Haute's Honey Creek Mall. The game, which involves stepping on arrows in time with music, is a countrywide phenomenon and extremely popular at the mall's arcade. Look for a full article on the game and its players in a future edition of The Brazil Times...
Black History Month: KKK causes Whites to change plans (02/16/04)
Part two of four-part series Clarence White, the piano tuner, was tall and thin and with his erect posture made quite an imposing figure. The friendly, respected music man with the soft southern accent was usually seen in his straw hat and seersucker pants with a hand-rolled cigarette hanging from his mouth...
Junior wins Daytona and A-Rod going to Yanks? (02/16/04)
Ask the Editor Well there is plenty to talk about in this week's Ask the Editor column despite not having any real questions deposited in the mail bag. So this week will be more of a discussion of the week's big news rather than a question/answer session...
Tyler Akers (02/16/04)
Tyler Akers (with ball) looks inside for a teammate during the early stages of Saturday's game versus White River Valley. Akers had four points and two rebounds in a starting role.
Staley on the way to state wrestling finals (02/16/04)
Northview senior Austin Staley (right) became the school's first semistate wrestling champion on Saturday and will compete in the state finals beginning this weekend. Northview senior Austin Staley became the first wrestler in school history to win a semistate wrestling title on Saturday when he defeated three competitors for a championship and a state finals berth...
Sweet revenge for Knights in win over WRV (02/16/04)
Northview's Josh Timm led the Knights to a victory over White River Valley on Saturday afternoon with his 20 points and a handful of assists. SWITZ CITY -- Saturday's battle between Northview and White River Valley was about redemption for the Knights. After dropping an 80-78 decision to the Wolverines during the Hall of Fame Classic Tournament, the Knights wanted revenge...
VIRGINIA ANN SMITH (02/16/04)
Virginia Ann "Ginny" "Nana" Smith, 63, of Clay City, died unexpectedly at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, 2004, at home. Born June 15, 1940, in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Clifford and Leatha Watkins, who have preceded her in death. On Jan. 31, 1960, she married Ted B. Smith in Lyford, Ind. They moved to Clay City from Cory in 1985. A homemaker, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed spending quality time with her family...
EDNA CLEO SIMMONS (02/16/04)
Edna Cleo Simmons, 77, of Brazil, formerly of Terre Haute, died at 10:25 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, 2004, in Clay County Health Center where she had been a patient since May 2002. Born Dec. 6, 1926, in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of James Franklin and Hannah Hastings Franklin...
GLADYS L. RHEINFRANK (02/16/04)
Gladys L. Rheinfrank, 87, of Brazil, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2004, at Union Hospital. Born Feb. 16, 1916, in Vigo County, she was the daughter of William C. Ferguson and Margaret Ralston Ferguson. She graduated from Staunton High School and worked at CBS for several years...
STEPHEN D. SAWYERS (02/16/04)
Stephen D. Sawyers, 57, of Brazil, died at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, 2004, in his residence. He had lived west of Brazil for the past 10 years. He had been in ill health for some time. Born in Vigo County on July 25, 1946, he was the son of William D. Sawyers Sr., and Telma Ercell Lord Sawyers...