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Stories from Monday, September 20, 2004

Harvest 2004 is under way (09/20/04)
Harvest has begun in Clay County. Alan Stevenson of Stevenson Farms finishes a field east of Brazil and unloads into a grain cart on Friday. Be safe, give farmers time and space to manuver equipment on the road. Early indications from area farmers point towards good yields in the area with soybeans typically in the 50-55 bu/acre range and corn in the 180-190 bu/acre range...
Children enjoy special gift to county YMCA (09/20/04)
Wyatt Croy, 7, plays a video game on the Midway Nintendo "Cruis'n World" donated to the YMCA by Terry and Melody Drake in August. The Drakes, of Center Point, gave the game in honor of their son, Kyle Drake, who passed away Sept. 2, 2003. Kyle had received the machine from the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Clay County in 1998. ...
Retired teachers study economy (09/20/04)
The Indiana Retired Teachers Association (IRTA) Fall Leadership Workshop for Area 4 was held at Rockville on September 16, 2004. Participants from CCRTA were Jerry Morgan, President; Mary Ann Froderman, Vice-president; Carolyn Tausig, Community Service, and Denzil Adams, Membership...
Defense and special teams power Knights to victory (09/20/04)
Northview senior defensive lineman Jeremiah Allen (#53) stops running back Wayne Bush cold on a run up the middle on Friday night. The Knights as a team allowed just 76 total yards rushing, including -10 in the second half. SPENCER -- In a Friday night game that should go a long ways in deciding who could contend for the Western Indiana Conference football title this season the Northview Knights picked up only their second ever victory over Owen Valley 24-6...
Clay City wins boys race at South Knox, Knight's Pugh second (09/20/04)
James Grounds was the top Northview finisher in the boys race finishing ninth. In Saturday's South Knox cross country invitational at Vincennes, Clay City's boys team placed first in the Division A (small school) race with 37 points to edge past the host team who scored 44 points...
Champions crowned at Lincoln Park Speedway (09/20/04)
PUTNAMVILLE -- One of the largest car counts of the season greeted a great crowd on Champion's Night at Lincoln Park Speedway Saturday night. Nearly 130 cars packed the pits for a full night of racing that would determine the season's point championships at the 5/16th mile clay oval in downtown Putnamville...
Northview wins golf sectional by one stroke (09/20/04)
Maggie Kirchner stares down a shot in a match earlier this year. Kirchner recorded an 88 on Saturday. The girls golf postseason began in style for the Northview Knights with a one-shot team victory for a sectional championship over Jasper at the Sullivan Elks Golf Course...
HAROLD JAPETH DOUGHTY (09/20/04)
Harold Japeth Doughty, 80 of Brazil, died 6:20 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born on Nov. 6, 1923, in Clinton, Ind., he was the son of the late Charles and Phoebe Martin Doughty. After graduating from high school, he attended Indiana University and then joined the Army where he served as a sergeant with the 902nd Army Air Force Base Unit from December 1942 to February of 1946...
VERNA C. DIERDORFF BUTT (09/20/04)
Verna C. Dierdorff Butt, 96, of Brazil died at 1:35 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, 2004, in Clay County Health Center; she had been a resident since February. Born June 26, 1908, in Clay County, she was the daughter of William C. Dierdorff and Elizabeth Romas Dierdorff...