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Stories from Thursday, July 14, 2005

Prank is felony crime, officials say (07/14/05)
Ivy Herron photo Real estate agents are suffering from the theft of many expensive signs. Ironically, someone stole a House For Sale sign and put it in front of The Brazil Times office, not knowing we were preparing this report. While this sign looks homemade and probably did not cost much, the picture illustrates the problem faced by local real estate agents...
Prank is felony crime, officials say (07/14/05)
Ivy Herron photo Real estate agents are suffering from the theft of many expensive signs. Ironically, someone stole a House For Sale sign and put it in front of The Brazil Times office, not knowing we were preparing this report. While this sign looks homemade and probably did not cost much, the picture illustrates the problem faced by local real estate agents...
Title IX results in 4-H Fair changes (07/14/05)
Melanie Brown Extension Educator Title IX concerns not only affect sports, Title IX is now affecting 4-H. Title IX was originally designed to assure equity between men's and women's sports acitvities. Now, it is having more widespread effects. For example, don't look for gender specific events at this year's Clay County 4-H Fair...
Everyone agrees: Dog tax is mess (07/14/05)
Editor's note: This is part 5 of a series of Indiana's dog tax. To responsibly own a dog requires that owners abide by the laws of the state of Indiana. While the pet owner is trying to do the right thing, the process is a confusing mess that local officials agree needs fixed...
Sousa suite featured by Brazil Concert Band (07/14/05)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "People Who Live In Glass Houses" Sunday at 8 p.m. at the Forest Park Bandshell or Pavilion if it rains. "People Who Live In Glass Houses" is a suite by John Philip Sousa which only last year was published for band. Sousa used this work with his own band prior to World War I and again in the 1920s...
107 participate in Firecracker 5k (07/14/05)
The YMCA Firecracker 5k run/walk held on July 2 had a tremendous turnout of 107 participants this year. Pictured left are the Men's Division Champions: Overall Champion Jimmy O'Neal (18:26.50), 14 & under Champion Braxton Griffin (19:46.10), 15-18 Champion Chad Braun (21:44.80), 19-29 Champion Bryland Sutton (19:51.90), 30-39 Champion Jimmy O'Neal (18:26.50), 40-49 Champion Nick Braun (18:33.00), 50-59 Champion David Minor (19:08.10) and 60 & Over Champion Joe Liechty (21:11.60)...
BARBARA K. RINGO THOMPSON (07/14/05)
BARBARA K. RINGO THOMPSON Barbara K. Ringo Thompson, 72 of Brazil, passed away unexpectedly July 11, 2005, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born April 26, 1933, in Clay County, the daughter of Don French and Katherine McAllister French...