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Stories from Thursday, July 1, 2004

County repaying millions (07/01/04)
A request on behalf of the Clay County Treasurer's Office turned into a mountain of paperwork and over $1 million in overpaid Property Tax dollars, a figure that is currently being repaid to county residents, Treasurer Jack Withers said. Last year, 2002 pay 2003 Property Tax rates due from the state were running late, hindering the Treasurer's Office's ability to send official tax numbers. ...
Club finds history in documents (07/01/04)
Found in a briefcase, documents give brief glimpse of Rotary's past The amount of information that is either lost or thrown away because it's assumed "everybody knows that" is amazing. Howard Junker was surprised to find photos and a copy of what appears to be a report in a briefcase. The case was filled with Rotary papers and was passed on to him when he became club secretary...
Cup jugglin' fool (07/01/04)
Derek Dye demonstrates his talent of cup juggling for the children at the Summer Reading Program at Brazil Public Library Wednesday afternoon. Next week, the program theme will be western craft day. Children of all ages can go and make a totem pole, turtle shell shaker and western necklace, beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday...
RHIT awarded for fund raising (07/01/04)
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has been named the recipient of a national award for its overall performance in fund raising during the past three years. The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has selected Rose-Hulman as a winner of the CASE/Wealth ID Awards for Educational Fund Raising...
Current NASCAR points leader Jimmie Johnson (07/01/04)
Current NASCAR points leader Jimmie Johnson (pictured at last year's Brickyard 400) is not in favor of the new points system that has been put in place for the 2004 season.
BARBARA E. GREEN (07/01/04)
Barbara E. Green, 77, of Brazil, died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at 3:20 p.m. at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. She was born Feb. 24, 1927, in Putnam County, the daughter of Donald and Helen Cooper Pitts. She graduated from Greencastle High School...
BETTY JEAN SKELTON (07/01/04)
Betty Jean Skelton, 80, of Noblesville, Ind., died Wednesday, June 30, 2004, at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville. She was born Oct. 16, 1923, the daughter of Paul Skelton and Josephine Dugger Skelton. She graduated from Brazil High School and Union Hospital School of Nursing in Terre Haute. She was a private duty nurse...