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Stories from Monday, August 1, 2005

Northview hosting second freshman orientation (08/01/05)
Northview High School will host its second freshmen orientation on Aug. 11 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the school auditorium. The night is geared to give incoming freshmen and parents valuable information to help them make the transition into high school...
School board plans special session (08/01/05)
The Clay Community Schools Board of School Trustees has scheduled a special session Thursday to prepare the budget and certain plans for the new school year. The scheduled agenda includes a review and discussion of proposals pertaining to the budget, the school bus replacement plan and the capital projects plan for the upcoming 2005/06 school year...
Round 'em up for new 'Old West Fest' (08/01/05)
In an effort to create a new event for people to enjoy while raising awareness for the rebuilding efforts to replace the 137-year old Bridgeton Bridge destroyed by arson in April, some area residents have come up with a unique idea: They're in the early stages of organizing an "Old West Fest" tentatively scheduled for the weekend of Sept. 11, 2005...
Saturday drug raid results in 4 arrests (08/01/05)
At approximately 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning, local law enforcement officers served a search warrant at a residence which had become a nuisance to the surrounding neighborhood. Complaints from area residents reporting high amounts of traffic in and out of the Della Mundy-Miller residence, located at 930 N. ...
New diving board and lounge chairs at Forest Park pool (08/01/05)
Just in time for the return of really hot weather, the Brazil City Parks and Recreation Department has acquired a new diving platform and lounge chairs for the Forest Park swimming pool. Due to an insurance report earlier this year, the parks board was required to remove the two diving boards at the pool. The boards were originally installed in 1978 with the pool...
CYL Sluggers (08/01/05)
Clay Youth League 12 year-old All-Stars Zac Niehaus and Craig Bell have tallied 36 homeruns for CYL this 2005 baseball season. Each going yard their eighteenth time in a game against Terre Town at the CYL Popcan Tourney last Saturday. Batting the in the three and four spots in the lineup, they hit back-to-back jacks Saturday. The Twelves have lost only three games this summer and are managed by Coach Joe Trout...
Carmichael Sr. doubles up at Lincoln Park (08/01/05)
Carey Fox photo Richie Lex (left) battles for the lead with Wes McClara (center) and Paul Bumgardner (right) during Saturday's UMP Modified feature. Bumgardner would go on to win the race. PUTNAMVILLE -- Saturday night's action at Lincoln Park Speedway provided a double payday for Greencastle's Kenny Carmichael Sr. and for Ritchie Hawkins, a little redemption...
G. C. 'BUD' STREGE (08/01/05)
G. C. 'BUD' STREGE G.C. "Bud" Strege, 87, Harmony, IN, died Saturday, July 30, 2005 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute, IN. He was born December 23, 1917 in Lidgerwood, ND, the son of Max August Strege and Augusta (Miller) Strege. He was a minister and elder at Kingdom Hall of Johovah's Witnesses, Brazil, IN. He was an automobile mechanic at Mace Llincoln-Mercury in Terre Haute IN...
DAVID BERYL MOORE (08/01/05)
He was born April 10, 1924 in Clay County, the son of David Moore and Goldie Bell Moore. He graduated from Brazil High School Class of 1942. He married Mary Joyner Moore on December 12, 1948, she survives. He had been a life long farmer. In the past they had a dairy farm and beef cattle, hogs and were also grain farmers. ...
DOUGLAS P. SULLIVAN (08/01/05)
Douglas P. Sullivan, 37, died July 30, 2005 at 5:45 p.m. at his residence. He was born March 18, 1968 in Terre Haute, the son of Carl M. Sullivan and Mary Dixon Sullivan. He was a 1986 graduate of Terre Haute South Vigo High School where he was an active member of the baseball team. He attended Olney Community College and one year at ISU...
EDNA L. CORNWELL (08/01/05)
Edna L. Cornwell, 93, of Carbon, IN, passed away at the Hendricks Regional Hospital in Danville, IN, at 1:45 p.m., July 24, 2005. She was active in church and taught Sunday School for many years at Westbrook Church of the Nazarene in Indianapolis, and at Carbon Nazarene Church in Carbon, IN. She was a member of Brazil First Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed music and in her later years sang to others wherever she went...
CHARLES KEITH THOMPSON (08/01/05)
Charles Keith Thompson, 78, of Brazil, died at 10:00 p.m. Friday, July 29, 2005 at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. He was born February 19, 1927 in Bowling Green, Indiana. He was the son of Aubra and Bessie Crafton Thompson. Following graduation from Bowling Green High School he entered military service where he served in the U.S. Navy. Following active duty with the U.S. Navy in 1965 he continued his military service with the U.S. Navy Reserves until his retirement...