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Stories from Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Pump Prices (10/11/05)
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...
Annual EDJ Client Appreciation luncheon held (10/11/05)
Top: Wayne and Rita Ringo enjoy lunch at the annual Edward Jones Client Appreciation Event at Forest Park on Friday. Middle: Toni Carter welcomes the crowd to the Edward Jones Client Appreciation Event. Bottom: Guy Decker of American Funds speaks to Edward Jones clients at Forest Park on Friday. An estimated 200 people attended the event that included free food, music by DJ Milo Miller and massage therapy by Judy Berry...
One face of the First Steps Program (10/11/05)
Lively and spirited, 16-month-old Grace Long is one of the many faces of the First Steps Program. "The program has helped her so much," Grace's mother Angela said. Angela, who has five other children, took her daughter to the doctor when she was four months old because she was unable to lift her head properly...
"When you go out, blow out!" (10/11/05)
All too often, fatal fires caused by candles make headlines. In Massachusetts not long ago, two children died after a candle ignited a plastic bathtub. In 2001, home candle fires killed 190 people and caused more than a quarter billion dollars in property damage in the U.S., according to the latest data from the nonprofit National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). ...
It's raining kisses! (10/11/05)
Bill Sexton of Fillmore, Ind., found a new friend at Saturday's Clay County Humane Society Shelter's Open House. "Emily," a Staffordshire Terrier, was happy to find someone to call her own as she showered kisses on Sexton. The event helped six other animals at the shelter find new homes. For information about pet adoption, please contact the shelter at 446-5126...
What's all the confusion about? (10/11/05)
1. Gas Moped -- Although the word "moped" has been traditionally used to describe a bike with a motor on it, "gas moped" is also used to describe a type of gas engine scooter that resembles a motorcycle yet it meets the state requirements for a moped...
Volleyball sectionals drawn (10/11/05)
Clay City and Northview have each had banner regular seasons in volleyball this year and will try and continue that success in sectional action that begins on October 22. The Knights, currently 25-3 this year, drew a date with sectional host Plainfield on opening night at 6 p.m...
Knights handle Warriors (10/11/05)
The Northview volleyball team earned themselves a road win over Danville on Monday evening, 21-25, 25-14, 25-18, 25-14. Lindsay Thomas was a big contributor for the Knights, providing 44 assists in the game to go with six points. Her sets guided the way for a 19 kill effort from Lottie King and another nine from Kaley Huffman. Christy Fulk contributed another eight, Thomas had four and Brianne Arvin, Heather Palmer and Brittney Spugnardi all added two...
Eels survive five set thriller; Knights handle Warriors (10/11/05)
Kendra Roe bumps a ball back to her setter during Monday's win over North Daviess. CLAY CITY -- The Clay City Eels got a taste of the pressure that the postseason brings on Monday night when they went five sets with visiting North Daviess before taking a 25-18, 25-19, 14-25, 15-25, 15-12 victory...
Prep runners ready for tonight's sectional (10/11/05)
Top: The field begins their 3.1 mile run during last year's sectional at LaVern Gibson. This season there will be five teams that move on to regional competition along with 15 individuals. Bottom left: Freshman Chris Smith will be big part of the Knights' hopes on moving on to regional competition this evening...
JON "MIKE" WHITTED (10/11/05)
Jon "Mike" Whitted, 60, of Brazil, died at 8:10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10, 2005, at his residence. He was born Feb. 23, 1945, in Bedford, Ind., the son of William "Harry" and Hazel Hargrove Whitted. He graduated from Bedford High School in 1963. Following high school he joined the U.S. Navy and served as a sonar operator during the Vietnam War until his honorable discharge in 1968...