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Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Stories from Monday, November 22, 2004

Brazil Fire Dept. awarded $26,000 grant (11/22/04)
On Friday, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge announced 326 grants to fire departments throughout the United States in the 22nd round of the fiscal year 2004 Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program. Eight of these departments were located in Indiana, one of which was the Brazil City Fire Department. ...
Students compete in veterans service essay contests (11/22/04)
What does service mean to you? How do we celebrate our veterans' service? Area students had the opportunity to answer that question during the annual "Patriot's Pen" and the "Voice of Democracy" writing contests sponsored nationally by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and by the local Brazil VFW Post 1127...
Bassett and Braves steal the show at boys jamboree (11/22/04)
TERRE HAUTE -- When the curtain rose on the 2004-05 boys basketball season on Friday night, the Terre Haute South Braves and star guard Armon Bassett spent much of the night in the spotlight. While the Northview Knights used the evening as an audition for a roster of 15 players all looking for playing time on the varsity squad, a deep and experienced Braves squad pressed West Vigo into submission in the first quarter on the way to a 58-39 combined Knights and Braves win over the host North Patriots and Vikings.. ...
Eels hold off visiting Vikings (11/22/04)
CLAY CITY -- The Lady Eels jumped to an early six to nothing lead within the first three minutes of the game. They were able to control the pace of the first half with aggressive defense, excellent ball movement and good shot selections. The Eels dominated the first half with a 30 to 11 lead at half time...
Braves go long in (11/22/04)
-Braves hit nine 3-pointers in win The streak is over. After defeating Terre Haute South three straight times, the Northview Knights finally got caught by the Braves. South nailed five-of-six 3-pointers in the third quarter to break open a game that saw eight lead changes in the first half and held off Northview 59-47 on Saturday night...
PRINCESS 'PAT' JANE APPLE (11/22/04)
Princess "Pat" Jane Apple, 75, of Brazil died at home at 3:10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, 2004. Born Oct. 27, 1929, in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Claude and Eva (Compton) Miller. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Salvation Army, a former member of the Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church and a current member of the Salvation Army Chapel...