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Stories from Tuesday, August 16, 2005

Drowning under investigation (08/16/05)
Indiana conservation officers are investigating the drowning of a Brazil man. On July 25, Jesse W. Stapert's body was found in Raccoon Lake, near the Hollandsburg boat ramp. Stapert, age 20, had been swimming with four companions when he disappeared around 5 p.m...
Ready to go...Back to school (08/16/05)
Network Specialist Bill Milner and Technology Training Specialist Becky Jeffers prepare the more than 350 computers that were given away Monday at East Side Elementary. Parents of children eligible for the 2004/05 free lunch program at the Clay Community School Corporation received letters last week inviting them to the special event. Each family was allowed to choose one complete computer unit, a computer program and, for an additional $5, have the operation software loaded into the unit...
No butts at State Fair today (08/16/05)
There is no question that young people learn much through their county fairs and the Indiana State Fair. A network of Hoosiers hope that today they will learn another lesson: smoking is hazardous to your health. Today is the fourth annual tobacco free day at the Indiana State Fair. Special programs and activities have been planned by Indiana Tobacco Prevention and Cessation (ITPC), WhiteLies.tv and Voice. WhiteLies.tv and Voice are funded by ITPC...
Rockville man killed in crash (08/16/05)
A Parke County man died after suffering internal injuries following a three-vehicle crash on U.S. 36 near Rockville on Monday night. Indiana State Police report Walter Coleman, 72, of rural Rockville was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on U.S. 36 at Old 36...
Step Up Day Camp for North Clay students (08/16/05)
Incoming North Clay Middle School sixth-graders got an early start at Step Up Day Camp on Monday morning. Students were able to get acquainted with their schedule, teachers, figure out how their locker combinations worked and take tours of the building...
Indiana 8-ball Champions (08/16/05)
The Indiana 8-ball local team championship was held in June at Ginny's in Terre Haute. The team is now eligible to compete at the 8-ball national championship in Las Vegas. The team: (from left to right) Steve Mackenzie, Chuck Stephenson (team captain), Scott Eaglin, Shane Metz, Milton Berry, Donald Sutherlin II and Bob Coffin...
VIRGINIA L. NELSON (08/16/05)
Virginia L. Nelson, 69, of Brazil, died unexpectedly August 14, 2005, at 11:35 p.m. in the emergency room at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born July 17, 1936, in Clay County, the daughter of John A. Lunsford and Flora Lints Lunsford. She graduated from Bowling Green High School. ...