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Stories from Wednesday, June 30, 2004

Connoisseurs celebrate the pineapple whip as well as the Fourth (06/30/04)
Allan Pleake, Brazil, gets a pineapple whip cone Monday from Elayne Thornburg. She and her husband own the popular soft serve sherbet/ice cream stand that's at the carnival this week, sponsored by the Rotary Club during its 4th of July Celebration...
New laws take effect Thursday (06/30/04)
On July 1, several important state laws will take effect, including 12 authored, co-authored, and co-sponsored by State Rep. Andy Thomas (R-Brazil). This legislation covers numerous issues important to the community, including health care, local government savings, and economic development, among others...
New real estate firm open for business (06/30/04)
The Remax office at 11789 S.R. 59 N. in Brazil held a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday morning to state that they are now officially open for business. Cutting the ribbon were (from left to right) Mayor Tom Arthur, owner and sales associate Ron Harms, owner and broker Linda Harms, office manager Cassie Zentko and Chamber of Commerce president Brian Deakins. ...
County recruits new reserves (06/30/04)
Five new Clay County Reserve Deputies were sworn in Monday at the Clerk's office. They met at the Sheriff's Department prior to the swearing in ceremony. The men just completed a comprehensive course meeting State and County requirements. Left: Greg Barnett II, John Maesch, Taylor Schuch and Benny Boes. Not present was Pat Poole...
Board approves contracts (06/30/04)
The Brazil Board of Works and Safety met on Tuesday morning in the Council Chambers. The Board approved a year-long contract between the City of Brazil and William M. White, Operator of Record, Certification No. 9045 Class III. Under the agreement, White will serve as the operator of record at the Wastewater Treatment Plant for $1,200 per month. He will take the position soon and provide his services for one year from the date when he starts...
CYL Tournament Champs (06/30/04)
The CYL's 14's All-Star won the Maverick Classic Babe Ruth tournament in Lafayette, IN last weekend. The squad won 23-1 in the championship game. The team members are: (front row l-r) Ryne Barr, Kyle Pestoff, Curtis Peters, Dillon Kruse, Dale Johnson and Nick Jadvani. (Back row l-r) Trey Horn, Keaton Robertson, Tyler Myers, Nick Lancaster, Cody Crooks and Will Kennedy...
ROBERT M. 'BOB' JAMES (06/30/04)
Robert M. "Bob" James, 81, of Avon, Ind., formerly of Brazil, died Monday, June 28, 2004. He was the son of Ross and Emma James of Knightsville and graduated from Van Buren High School in 1948. He retired from Allison's and drove a school bus for Avon...