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Stories from Tuesday, March 15, 2005

Electricity fails in large portion of city (03/15/05)
Motorists treated intersections with traffic lights as four-way stops Monday afternoon after a power outage that affected the east side of Brazil. Electricity was off for about one hour. Josh Cannon photo - 69,000-volt line was the problem Motorists took turns at intersections with darkened traffic lights after a problem with a 69,000-volt electric line darkened the east side of Brazil for approximately one hour Monday afternoon...
Lt. Gov. Skillman visits county (03/15/05)
2005 Clay City High School Academic Letter Awards Honor Students: SENIORS Katanna Baumgartner, Estil J. Caton, Casey Collins, John Edwards, Angela Harden, Danielle Hayden, Jacob Jackson, Emily Lowdermilk, Jenna Mitchell, Thomas L. Roeschlein, Jeffrey Schlak, Bryleigh Schopmeyer, Kari Seymour, Jerrica Singer, Danielle Steiner...
Drummers invited to participate in peace effort (03/15/05)
The local demonstration, "Bring the Troops Home Now!" to mark the second anniversary of the Iraq War will feature a drumming circle by the Sisters of Providence of Terre Haute. Drummers will perform all over the world and at a peace demonstration on Saturday in front of the Vigo County Courthouse. ...
Spring practices in full swing (03/15/05)
Northview Spring athletes hone their skills during Monday's sunny weather. Despite the chilly temperatures, Northview's baseball, softball, tennis and track and field teams were all taking advantage of the opportunity to practice outside.
JAMES L. STRAHLA (03/15/05)
James L. Strahla, 89, of Xenia, Ohio, died Saturday, March 12, 2005, in his home. Born June 18, 1915, in Clay County, he was the son of Pearl and Dell Butts. He married Eleanor Christy on Feb. 6, 1943. She preceded him in death on Feb. 25, 2005. He graduated from Coalmont High School in 1935...
JOSEPHINE L. HUGHES (03/15/05)
Josephine L. Hughes, 91, of Franklin, Ind., formerly of Poland, died Sunday, March 13, 2005, in the Indiana Masonic Home at Franklin. Born Jan. 25, 1914, in Fairmont, Ind., she was the daughter of James Pet Davis and Nora (Likens) Davis. She had been married to Russell V. Rich and Clifford A. Hughes; both husbands are deceased...
RUTH MAE WEBB (03/15/05)
Ruth Mae Webb, infant, of Clay City, was born and died Saturday, March 12, 2005, at 5:26 p.m. in Union Hospital. She was the daughter of David Scott Webb and Jennifer Mae Deeter Webb. Survivors include her parents; a sister, Shiloh Madison Webb; a brother, David Josiah Webb; greandparents, David and Sue Webb of Bowling Green and Ray and Joanna Deeter of Clay City; great-grandparents, Betty Hiatt of Terre Haute and Max and Jane Deeter of Clay City; and a large extended family...
DORIS ANNA BAILEY (03/15/05)
Doris Anna Bailey, 69, of Brazil died Monday, March 14, 2005, at 10:47 a.m. in Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born Aug. 16, 1935, in Vigo County, she was the daughter of Frank Stedman and Sylvia Apple Stedman. She worked in housekeeping for more than 11 years at the Clay County Hospital...