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Stories from Monday, July 12, 2004

Officials confident water tower poses no health risks (07/12/04)
Conclusion of three-part series Lead poisoning is a continuing problem in the United States, especially to children six and under. Lead based paint is the major source of lead poisoning in the United States. Chipped or peeling lead paint poses the greatest risk. However, even intact lead paint can create fine lead dust which may be difficult to see...
Almost open (07/12/04)
Local Subway co-owner and entrepreneur Andy Ogle, right, doing what he says he does best, communicating on the cell phone. Co-owner and friend, Darrell Furr leans on an empty dolly as he observes progress of their new building on east U.S. 40. What's the new building going up east of the Subway Restaurant on U.S. 40? There's been a lot of speculation about the big brick structure for the past few months. Rumors covered everything from Applebee's to Burger King...
Hodge takes first in car show (07/12/04)
Brandon Hodge sits in his First Place 1996 Custom Chevrolet Cavalier. Hodge's car, which he customized with his dad, won the trophy June 20 in the Dr. Dashboard Car Show at the Vigo County Fairgrounds. Brazil's Brandon Hodge won a First Place trophy in the Dr. Dashboard Car Show June 20 at the Vigo County Fairgrounds. The son of Mike and Cindy Hodge, who own Mike's Economy Muffler, Brandon has worked on cars with his dad for most of his 16 years...
Firm offers expanded listings (07/12/04)
Century 21 Hometown Realty is expanding the market for its listings 20 times, according to Darla Campbell and Lori Dalton, broker-owners of the firm. The expanded coverage has been made possible through membership in the Indianapolis Board of Realtors, giving Hometown Realty a potential sales force of 6,300 realtors...
California native, Hagen, earns 1st sprint victory (07/12/04)
Darren Hagen (#11) of Riverside, Ca, slides low past Indianapolis' Bill Baker during heat race action Saturday at Lincoln Park Speedway. Hagen would go on to win his first feature event at Lincoln Park while Baker placed third. - DeMoss earns $1,000 WolfPack payday...
JUANITA M. MYERS (07/12/04)
Juanita M. Myers, 84, of Brazil, died at 7:15 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2004, at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. Born June 9, 1920, in Vigo County, Ind., she was the daughter of Herbert D. and Zelphia Baker Lawrence. Following graduation from Wiley High School in Terre Haute, she worked as a claims representative for Forest Shearer Insurance Co. until her retirement...
CHARLES GLENN KIRCHNER (07/12/04)
Charles Glenn Kirchner, 83, died at 12:45 a.m. Saturday, July 10, 2004, in Terre Haute Regional Hospital following a brief illness. On May 14, 1945, he married Ruby Opal Jeffers, also of Clay County, who died March 26, 1998. Born July 28, 1920, in Clay County, he was the son of Charles and Lillian Kirchner, who preceded him in death. Also deceased are a brother, Sam, a nephew, Sammy David, and a niece, Melissa...
CHARLES A. MURPHY (07/12/04)
Charles A. Murphy, 74, of Brazil, died Saturday, July 10, 2004, in Regional Hospital at Terre Haute. Born Dec. 11, 1929, in Brazil, he was the son of Edward F. and Irene Robison Murphy. Following graduation from Brazil High School in 1947, he attended Indiana University where he was a member of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity...
MARTHA LUCILLE ROBBINS (07/12/04)
Martha Lucille Robbins, 77, of Brazil died at 12:25 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2004, in Clay Health Center, Brazil. Born March 29, 1927, in Clay County, she was the daughter of Oscar and Esther Wells Egloff. After attending high school, she worked as a nurses' aide in community healthcare facilities...