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Stories from Wednesday, October 20, 2004

Candidates to meet public at forum tonight (10/20/04)
The Clay County Candidates Forum will be held tonight at the Clay County Fairgrounds. Candidates will be given the opportunity to introduce themselves and answer questions submitted by the public. "It's an excellent opportunity for voters to interact with their candidates to hear their views," stated Vern Tincher, candidate for State Representative District 46...
Rineys receive Improvement Award (10/20/04)
Mayor Tom Arthur presents Ken and Jan Riney with the Mayor's Community Improvement Award on Tuesday for their work on improving store fronts on National Ave. Pictured Left: City Council President Ann Bradshaw, Arthur, Jan Riney and Ken Riney. Ken and Jan Riney received the Mayor's Community Improvement Award Tuesday for the renovation they've done on properties they own on National Ave...
Sen. Bayh names Kristy Backfish to be Indiana Service Leader (10/20/04)
Calling student volunteers one of our nation's most valuable resources, U.S. Sen. Evan Bayh selected Kristy Backfish as the Northview High School representative for the second annual Indiana Service Leaders Summit. Bayh and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) are hosting the summit in Indianapolis on Saturday to draw attention to the outstanding community service work performed by high school students across Indiana and to inspire them to continue volunteering throughout their lives. ...
Clay City Imperial Regiment going to State (10/20/04)
The Clay City Imperial Regiment participated in Saturday's ISSMA Class D South Regional at Warren Central High School at Indianapolis. The band received a gold medal rating and placed in the top five of 13 bands, earning the right to participate for the fifth year in a row for the ISSMA Marching Band State Finals at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis on Oct. 23...
Thomas gains endorsements (10/20/04)
With less than two weeks to go before the election, District 44 State Rep. Andy Thomas has picked up seven endorsements: - Indiana Farm Bureau's Political Action Committee, ELECT Bob Kraft, Farm Bureau's Director of State Government Relations, said, "Andy Thomas is an effective advocate for the farmers of his district and all of rural Indiana in the Legislature. ...
HELTON ENGLAND (10/20/04)
Helton England, 79, of Brazil, died at 2:25 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2004, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Born July 25, 1925, in Moulton, Ala., he was the son of Walter W. and Bertha Higgins England who preceded him. He married Gracie M. Jones on April 10, 1955. His occupation was a floor mechanic specializing in carpet and tile...
THOMAS TERSTEGGE JR. (10/20/04)
Thomas Terstegge Jr., 56, of Bridgeton died Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004, in Indianapolis of complications from burn injuries he sustained on May 24. Born June 26, 1948, in Terre Haute, he was the son of Thomas G. Terstegge and Helen Schulte Terstegge. He was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church and had worked as truck driver with Brazil Trucking, Jeffrey Bell Trucking and Dump Trucks Inc. He was previously employed by Columbia Records...
FRANCES ELOISE COPPAGE SHIPP (10/20/04)
Frances Eloise Coppage Shipp, 85, of Terre Haute, died at 11:45 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, 2004. She had been in declining health and had recently became a patient in Meadows Manor North, Terre Haute. Born Sept. 11, 1919, in Merom, Ind., she was the daughter of Bruce Herbert Coppage and Pearl Weir Coppage. She was married to Easton Harrington Shipp on Sept. 14, 1941...