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Stories from Wednesday, August 11, 2004

Tentative ID made on found body (08/11/04)
Police holding information until homicide is ruled out The Clay County Sheriff's Department has tentatively identified the man whose body was found Sunday in Clay County, but are not prepared to release the name at this time. A handgun was found near the body and the cause of death is due to a gunshot wound to the head. It is not yet known if the wound was self inflected...
Make-A-Wish Foundation gives Natalie Lowdermilk a new room (08/11/04)
Friends and school mates of Natalie Lowdermilk helped the Make-A-Wish Foundation fulfill Natalie's wish for a room makeover. The room was done July 23. Natalie passed away July 27. Left: Kari Seymour, Brooklyn Wellman, Melinda Jackson and RĂ©na Ramos...
City employees to receive raise in 2005 (08/11/04)
The Brazil Common Council passed three ordinances on the first reading Tuesday night fixing the salaries of city employees. All city employees, including the police and firefighters, but not elected officials, will get a 4 percent raise in 2005. In addition, the Council passed an ordinance that will allow the planning and zoning administrator, currently Michele Driscoll, to send letters to those in violation of city codes without the clerk-treasurer's signature. ...
Knights bring home Terre Haute South Invite title (08/11/04)
The Northview Knights won their second straight Terre Haute South Invitational golf tournament on Monday afternoon. Pictured are: Kayla Duregger, Jenae Huffman, Amber Trusler, Maggie Kirchner, Brittney Cheek, Abby Smith, Millie Akers, Madison Kirchner, Mary Beth Tribble, Erika Cook and Kayla Cooper...
BERNICE A. WEGNER (08/11/04)
Bernice A. Wegner, 92, of Brazil, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at 8:30 a.m. at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She was born Aug. 12, 1911, in southern Clay County, the daughter of Anthony Fretz and Ora Lasell Fretz. She graduated from Ashboro High School in 1930...
MARY L. FUGATE SCHOPMEYER (08/11/04)
Mary L. Fugate Schopmeyer, 82, Clayton, died Friday, Aug. 6, 2004. She was born March 13, 1922, to the late David and Elsie Slack Fugate in Terre Haute. She grew up in Brazil. She married Vernice C. Schopmeyer, who preceded her in death. She worked in retail sales and was a homemaker. She was a member of Plainfield Order of the Eastern Star No. 414...
AMBER LYNN JOLLY (08/11/04)
Amber Lynn Jolly, 21, of Clay City, died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2004, at 5:10 p.m. from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born Jan. 8, 1983, in Pender, Neb., the daughter of Donald and Linda Ferguson Barron. She lived in the Clay City area from the age of one until she was 10, when her parents relocated to the Okeechobee, Fla., area. She lived there until two years ago, when she and her husband moved back to Clay City...