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Stories from Monday, March 21, 2005

Heaton chosen Sheriff by caucus (03/21/05)
The Clay County Republican Central Committee appointed Mike Heaton to serve as Clay County Sheriff during its caucus Saturday morning. "We were excited about the fact there was so much competition. We were so pleased to have good quality people," said Sharon Koehler, Chairman of the Clay County Republican Central Committee. "He's young and has good experience. He's been very dedicated to his position."...
Royer to be new Assessor (03/21/05)
The Clay County Democratic Central Committee appointed Aron Royer to the position of Clay County Assessor at its caucus Saturday afternoon. "We had two good candidates. They were both very good," said Ann Bradshaw, Vice Chairman of the Clay County Democratic Central Committee. "They both are business-minded."...
Taxes and education top Cracker Barrel list (03/21/05)
Taxes and schools were on the minds of about 50 people gathered at the Cory Fire Station Saturday to exchange information with state legislators at the Clay County Cracker Barrel Meeting. Sen. John Waterman (R-39), Rep. Clyde Kersey (D-43), Rep. Andrew Thomas (R-44) and Rep. Vern Tincher (D-46) attended the event co-hosted by Clay County Farm Bureau and the Clay County Chamber of Commerce...
Lincoln Park Speedway prepares for 2005 season (03/21/05)
Jay Drake and the USAC tour visits Lincoln Park during Indiana Sprint Week. With recent warmer weather greeting the state over the past week, racers all across the state have kicked preparations for the 2005 racing season into high gear. An improved Lincoln Park Speedway will begin the 2005 season on April 16 when the 5/16th mile oval hosts the Super Spring 30 which will feature a $1,000 top prize for the Super Stock class and will also play host to the UMP Modifieds, Bombers and Modified Lite classes.. ...
ROBERT M. HUNT (03/21/05)
Robert M. Hunt, 63, of Knightsville died at 8:34 p.m. Saturday, March 19, 2005, in the emergency room of St. Vincent Clay Hospital after suddenly becoming ill in his home. Born Jan. 8, 1942, in Brazil, he was the son of the Rev. Frederick M. Hunt and the late Elva Martha Glasco Hunt. He was a 1960 graduate of Brazil High School...
CARL R. ORMAN (03/21/05)
Carl R. Orman, 66, of Marion Ind., formerly of Clay County, died at 3:29 p.m. Saturday, March 12, 2005, in Highland Regional Medical Center, Sebring, Fla. Born in Clay County, he was the son of Willie and Dorothy (Stigler) Orman. His mother is deceased...
DAVID C. GASKILL (03/21/05)
David C. Gaskill, 63 of Brazil, died at 5:56 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2005, in the emergency room at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born Sept. 13, 1941, in Indianapolis. He was the son of James and Norma Tiefel Gaskill. He graduated from Staunton High School in 1959 and went on to graduate from Indiana State University in 1964. He married Brenda Hughes in Brazil on Oct. 26, 1963...
DAN R. TARGETT (03/21/05)
Dan R. Targett, 52, of Brazil died unexpectedly Thursday, March 17, 2005. Born April 30, 1952, in Brazil, he was the son of Robert L. Targett and Marjorie Wallace Targett. On June 8, 1973, he married Kathy Ann Cass. She survives. He graduated from Van Buren High School, Class of 1970, and worked at CBS in Terre Haute for 12 years. He worked for 20 years in the maintenance department of Great Dane...
THOMAS W. HIGGINS (03/21/05)
Thomas W. Higgins, 73, of Brazil died Thursday, March 17, 2005, at 2:40 p.m. in his residence following an extended illness. Born July 13, 1931, in Putnam County, he was the son of Clarence Higgins and Mayme Morgan Higgins. He attended school in Putnam County and served in the U.S. Army in 1948...