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Stories from Friday, February 11, 2005

New owners purchase filling station/convenience stores (02/11/05)
Brazil BP celebrates a Grand Re-Opening Friday, Feb. 4 with a ribbon cutting by Kulbir Singh, President of J & K Properties USA, Inc. Joining him is Mayor Tom Arthur, Brazil BP Manager Karen Girton, Brazil Police Chief Mark Loudermilk, American Red Cross Executive Director Carol Stevens, Brazil Quick Lube Manager Ed Purcell, Quick Pick South Manager Lisa Bass, First Financial Bank President Bryan Jackson and President of the Brazil Chamber of Commerce Steve Kidwell...
NHS to host 47 Winter Guards (02/11/05)
Northview High School Winter Guard will host its 2005 Winter Guard Contest on Saturday at the high school. Sanctioned by the IHSCGA (Indiana High School Color Guard Association), this is the third week of competition heading toward state preliminary competition to be held March 12 at Center Grove and state finals at Center Grove on March 19...
Board of Works discusses buildings, vehicles (02/11/05)
Out with the old and in with the new could have been the theme of the Thursday meeting of the Brazil Board of Works and Public Safety. Mayor Tom Arthur and fellow members John Nelson and Bill Lovett, along with City Attorney Joe Trout and Clerk-Treasurer Tracy Webster met at the recently rescheduled time and day, although the day has been changed once again. Board meetings will now be conducted at 9 a.m. the last Thursday of the month in Council Chambers at City Hall...
Meth problem needs to be immediately addressed, officials say (02/11/05)
A methamphetamine problem exists in Clay County that needs to be combated immediately, according to several Clay County officials. "[The use and sale of methamphetamine] is the most serious public issue, in my opinion, facing Clay County and Indiana," said Clay County Superior Court Judge Blane Akers...
Misconceptions keep qualified people from applying for help (02/11/05)
Misconceptions surrounding disaster recovery aid may be preventing qualifying individuals from collecting designated financial assistance. "Most people don't know they even qualify," said Bryan Husband, Clay County Emergency Management Agency Director. "They didn't realize there was an opportunity for them to get some help."...
Knights hold off determined Eagles squad at home (02/11/05)
Heath Chamberlain (#55) tallied 24 points and six rebounds.in Thursday's victory over South Putnam. The Northview Knights could not make the visiting South Putnam Eagles go away Thursday night. The Knights scored the first seven points of the game, but the Eagles were right there when the quarter ended. Northview led by 10 at halftime, but South Putnam was just four points down going into the final quarter. And with over five minutes left on the clock, Northview led by just one point...
Balanced scoring leads Eels to TRC win (02/11/05)
Clay City guard Josey Vansickle scored 18 points in leading the Eels to a victory over North Central on Thursday night. CLAY CITY -- At this point in the season the Clay City Eels are used to playing with a short bench this season after two ACL injuries, a sprained ankle and a case of mononucleosis have brought the Eels down to just a handful of healthy players...
HARLEY R. IRELAND III (02/11/05)
Harley R. Ireland III, 93, of Brazil, died at 3:11 p.m. Thursday at Westminster Village in Terre Haute. Born Jan. 20, 1912, in Brazil, he was the son of Harley and Katherine "Betty" Johnson Ireland. He graduated from Brazil High School in 1929 and went on to attend Indiana University. He married Virginia Miller on Nov. 28, 1942, in Brazil...
HUBERT JAMES HYDE (02/11/05)
Hubert James Hyde, 79, of Frankfort, Ind., died at 5:08 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2005, in the emergency room of St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital in Frankfort, Ind. Born Dec. 10, 1925, in Brazil, he was the son of Clyde and Violet (Youngblood) Hyde. He graduated from Van Buren High School in 1943 and later married Ruth Owen and they divorced. On Feb. 2, 1973, he married Stella Ferguson and she survives...