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Stories from Wednesday, April 6, 2005

Powerball winner finds fortune in cookies (04/06/05)
Donald Allen of Brazil may be $100,000 richer, but he said he wants everyone to know the money isn't changing his family one bit. "It hasn't changed us," Allen, 44, of Brazil, said about him and his wife, Angie. "One hundred thousand dollars sounds like a lot of money...but if you're not careful, it won't last long."...
County frustrated by lack of options (04/06/05)
As helpless as passengers in a vehicle whose driver is asleep at the wheel, the Clay County Commissioners expressed their frustration at the possible implementation of a county wheel tax during their recent meeting. Commissioners President Dave Parr explained that each Commissioner was given $90,000 for his individual district's roads for the entire year, and Commissioner Charlie Brown noted the cost of hot mix for one mile of roadway is $62,000. ...
Northview Winter Guard on way to Dayton competition (04/06/05)
Once again the WGI Sport of the Arts World Championships will be held in Dayton, Ohio. In 2005, for the first time, there are separate weekends for the Color Guard and Percussion World Championships. Color Guard World Championships will take place Thursday-Saturday, and the Percussion World Championships will take place April 14-16. ...
Change of command (04/06/05)
Outgoing Commander Capt. Erik Parker (center right) gives his troops fond wishes for their future as he prepares to move on in his career to a posting at Camp Atterbery. Capt. Parker was replaced by Capt. Dawn Campbell from Sunman, Ind., at Saturday's Welcome Home celebration for the Road Warriors...
Northview powers past Owen Valley in baseball (04/06/05)
With starters returning at all but one position from a 22-7 high school baseball team that averaged 12 hits a game, Northview coach Gary Witham expects the Knights to hit. So banging out 11 hits, seven for extra bases, in an 11-5 win over the visiting Owen Valley Patriots Tuesday afternoon really didn't surprise Witham...
Northview bats shut down in loss to Patriots (04/06/05)
Jennifer Gregg relays a ball to first base during Tuesday's season opener. Gregg singled and stole a base in the loss. SPENCER -- The Northview softball team kicked off their season on Tuesday night with a road trip to Owen Valley. Unfortunately their bats didn't make the trip with them...
State Folkstyle Wrestling Champion (04/06/05)
Cooper Smith, 9, completed March 19 at the Folkstyle Wrestling State Finals where he place 1st in his age and weight group. He is a member of the Wabash Valley Wrestling Club and a 3rd Grader at Jackson Township Elementary. His parents are Roy and Annette Smith of Center Point...
NELLIE ROYER (04/06/05)
Nellie Royer, 96, of Bowling Green, passed away April 4, 2005, at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She was born Oct. 1, 1908, in Owen County the daughter of Alva Kitch and Mae Stahl Kitch. She married Virgil "Doc" Royer on Oct. 23, 1927. He preceded her in death Aug. 11, 1984. She was well known in the Bowling Green area, and was noted for "feeding anyone and everyone in Bowling Green."...