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Stories from Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Grandma watches little boy after Katrina hits (09/27/05)
Edie Campe photo Tristan John Bell, of New Orleans, was evacuated with his parents to Fort Worth in order to escape the path of Hurricane Katrina. Tristan is currently in the care of his grandmother, Rhea Modesitt of Terre Haute, great-grandparents, Brenda and Speck West of Brazil, and great-aunt, Gina Saunders of Brazil, until he can be reunited with his parents, Misty Modesitt and Nick Bell...
Hundreds puzzled by power outage (09/27/05)
Unknown damage to power lines early Monday morning caused approximately 310 customers to loose power while repair crews from Cinergy/PSI worked to repair the damage. According to a spokesperson at Cinergy/PSI, a tree probably fell on, or somehow came into contact with, power lines which tore the three-phase lines from a transformer at 31 S. Epworth St., catching the cross arm of the pole on fire...
Pump Prices (09/27/05)
The prices for regular, unleaded fuel this morning at Clay County gas stations were: BRAZIL AREA I-70 AREA CLAY CITY AREA The Brazil Times is offering free car pooling want-ads to people seeking rides or want to offer rides. Call 446-2216 for more information...
Free Popcorn at the 2005 Clay County Popcorn Festival in Forest Park (09/27/05)
Schedule of events All activities at Forest Park, unless otherwise listed. Friday 4 p.m.-dusk: - Vendors open - Carnival rides Presented by Wabash Valley Shows - Rock wall climb - Eurobungy - Colts-in-Motion museum and cheerleaders. Sponsor: Popcorn Festival...
Soccer teams eye WIC titles; sectional futures (09/27/05)
Carey Fox photo Heather Foxx and the Northview Knights will face West Vigo in the sectional opening game. A field of 261 boys soccer teams and 227 girls squads begin the postseason on Monday, Oct. 10, but with the sectional draws already being completed, Northview still has their sights set on very important conference games to finish out the regular season...
Knights second in tennis invitational (09/27/05)
Northview's No. 2 doubles team of Clint Grey and Jeremy Johnson earned a championship trophy for their Northview Invitational victory as Northview was the runnerup to New Castle on Saturday. The Knights sent all three singles players to the finals with Austin Akers losing a tight, three set match to Johnny Amorett of New Castle, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. ...
RICHARD ALAN SWEARINGEN (09/27/05)
Richard Alan Swearingen, 58, of Clay City, died at his home on September 25, 2005 following an extended illness. He was born in Clay County on January 23, 1948 to Orville and Patricia Jean (Means) Swearingen. June 11, 1981 he married Cathy Ley. He graduated from Brazil High School in 1966, and Indiana State University in 1968 with a major in music. ...
VIRGINIA LEE CARTER (09/27/05)
Virginia Lee "Jenny" Carter, born August 21, 1925, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2005. Farewell Aunt Jenny-- .our Aunt, our Mother, our Grandmother, and our Sister. We have to say goodbye. The time for you to rest has come. You're with your mother and father now, Charles and Fern Carter. ...