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Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014

Stories from Tuesday, June 1, 2004

Bugs make home in Brazil woman's yard (06/01/04)
Cicadas set on a fence and a kids' playhouse shortly after invading the lawn of Mark and Lea Vandever, of Brazil. Their yard, located on North Murphy Ave., in Brazil, started filling up with the insects early last month, shortly before the rest of the town (and the state) started experiencing the clumsy bugs in full effect...
'Biker Bash' planned to combat disease (06/01/04)
Deidra's Biker Bash will take place June 11 and 12 at Mansfield, Ind. All of the profits from the 7th annual fundraiser will go to the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America. Live music by the Bad Monkey Band with lead singer, Jay Carpenter, can be heard both nights beginning at 8 p.m. at a cost of $6 per night. The Poker Run is Saturday with first out at 11 a.m. and last in at 4 p.m. There will be a hog roast Saturday...
Woman wins $8,000 on 'Hoosier Millionaire' (06/01/04)
Davonna Airhart, of Carbon, sits at her seat on "Hoosier Millionaire." Airhart won $8,000 on the show. Submitted photo Davonna Airhart of Carbon won $8,000 on Saturday's "Hoosier Millionaire" show. Airhart was one of the contestants in the first "Hoosier Millionaire" road show this year. The show was taped at the Hammond Civic Center. The sixth contestant on the show, Jim Lee, was drawn from the audience. The next road show is scheduled for June 16 in Fort Wayne...
Rice beats Andretti Green Team and Mother Nature for 500 victory (06/01/04)
Buddy Rice celebrates after winning a rain shortened Indianapolis 500 on Sunday afternoon. Tim Trigg photo INDIANAPOLIS -- Few people have ever dominated the month of Indy like Buddy Rice did, capping a fantastic run on Sunday afternoon with a victory in the Indianapolis 500...
Knights overwhelmed by Braves in baseball sectional (06/01/04)
Senior Jason Johnson ended his Northview baseball career in style, drilling a solo homerun in the final inning of Monday's sectional loss. Carey Fox photo TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview Knights picked the wrong day to have perhaps their worst game of the season...
Clay City advances to sectional semifinals (06/01/04)
Clay City junior Dustin Griffith reached base twice via walk during Monday's sectional victory over Union. JASONVILLE -- The Clay City Eels celebrated Memorial Day with a sectional victory over the Union (Dugger) Bulldogs, 7-1. Klay Knox held Union at bay with a 10 strikeout performance and allowed just six hits over six innings of work...