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Stories from Monday, January 10, 2005

Brazil Mayor Looks at First Year (01/10/05)
From fielding phone calls and speaking with residents to crunching numbers and brainstorming solutions, Mayor Tom Arthur has found that running a city is not exactly the typical eight-to-five job. Managing to slip away from the bustle at City Hall as employees prepared to transition from old year to new, the mayor paused to ponder the events of 2004 and share his plans for 2005...
County plan is closer to completion (01/10/05)
Elements of a plan for Clay County is going to the 4Community steering committee. On Saturday morning at Traditions in downtown Brazil, a committee of volunteers met to think through vision statements, mission statements and to set goals for eight areas of concern in Clay County. The eight areas included beautification and historical preservation, communications, government issues, lifelong learning, social concerns and issues and youth...
Eels collar Bulldogs for seventh place (01/10/05)
T.L. Roeschlein (with the ball) avoids a defender during Greene County action. Roeschlein scored 10 points on Saturday. The Clay City Eels halted a three-game losing streak on Saturday afternoon with a 53-39 win in the seventh place game of the Greene County Tourney...
VIRGINIA 'JENNY' L. JEFFRIES (01/10/05)
Virginia "Jenny" L. Jeffries, 76, of Crawfordsville died at 1:55 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 9, 2005, at Ben Hur Nursing Home in Crawfordsville, Ind. Born Nov. 29, 1928, in Aurora, Ill., she was the daughter of George and Louise Widdop Nelson. She married James Thomas Jeffries on June 30, 1945, at Ladoga, Ind. He died on Dec. 25, 1992...
KATHLEEN J. HUCKEBY (01/10/05)
Kathleen J. Huckeby, 75, of Pendleton, Ind., died Saturday morning, Jan. 8, 2005, at Rawlins House in Pendleton. Born Dec. 25, 1929, in Brazil, she was the daughter of Edgar C. and Charlotte E. (Lucas) Hofmann. She was employed as a secretary for 34 years at Micromatic/Excello. Memberships included the American Legion Auxiliary and the AmVets Auxiliary...
ROSELLA 'MILDRED' WRIGHT (01/10/05)
Rosella "Mildred" Wright, 83, formerly of Brazil, died at 3:10 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, 2005, at Greenwood Health and Living Center in Greenwood, Ind. The daughter of John and Anna Meyers Korten and the wife of the late James Brenton Wright, she was born Feb. 27, 1921, at Reno, Ind...