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Stories from Friday, January 27, 2006

Brazil native running to help others (01/27/06)
Submitted photo On June 4, Brazil native Angela Otte and other runners will run this route during the 2006 Rock 'N' Roll Marathon in San Diego, Calif. The marathon is a 26.2 mile race that should be completed in 7 hours. This map is for the route that was used for the 2005 marathon, a few new twists have been added for the 2006 marathon...
Clay Co. jurors will travel to Spencer Co. (01/27/06)
Clay County's jury pool will soon be tapped for the murder retrial of Roy Lee Ward. Spencer Circuit Court Judge Wayne Roell suggested Clay, Morgan and Green counties as potential jury pools during December negotiations. Able to strike one county from the three choices, the prosecution denied Morgan while the defense eliminated Green, leaving Clay County as their choice...
(01/27/06)
A new program at the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility is mixing all the ingredients to help known methamphetamine users gain knowledge and skills needed to re-enter society. CLIFF, Clean Lifestyle Is Freedom Forever, is a program for inmates at the WVCF that are in the last 3 years of their sentence...
Dressing the part for area vacation bible activities (01/27/06)
Sunshine Bible Book Store employees Toni Cooksey and Carrol Evans dressed the part when previewing the various themes available for summer vacation bible school at an organizational meeting Thursday night. In the upcoming months, the two women will work with more than 20 area church groups preparing their bible school activities for this summer...
Great Dane sprinklers contained Thursday a.m. fire (01/27/06)
An early morning fire Thursday at Great Dane Trailers, located at 2664 E. U.S. 40, was contained within the filter system unit of a shop blaster in the refrigeration plant by the plant's sprinkler system. "Great Dane is really good about taking the proper precautions in this type of situation to maintain the safety of their employees and facility," Brazil City Fire Chief Tobey Archer told The Brazil Times in a telephone interview Thursday morning...
Is Brazil the 'Town of Progress?' (01/27/06)
Andy McCammon photo Frankly, the Brazil water tower could use a facelift. Lead-based, robin's-egg blue paint has begun to chip off the structure in large flakes, revealing the thick coating of rust that has accrued over the years. A message painted on the tank trumpets Brazil's status as a "Town of Progess" (note the missing "r"), a spelling mistake nobody has thought to correct in the 30-odd years since the structure's last paint job...
Eels can't overcome visiting Eastern on Senior Night (01/27/06)
Carey Fox photos Top: Clay City celebrated Senior Night on Thursday. (From left to right) Whitney McWilliams, Ashley Collins, Chelsea Riggs and Kristen Tyler. Bottom: Angie Camp (#20) goes up for a shot attempt in Thursday's game against Eastern. Camp had seven points...
RUTH E. TILLEY (01/27/06)
Ruth E. Tilley, 79 of Staunton, passed away unexpectedly January 25, 2006 in the emergency room at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born November 11, 1926, in southern Vigo County. She graduated from Pimento High School. September 12, 1947, she married Bill E. ...