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Stories from Friday, May 12, 2006

Property tax exemption deadline extended (05/12/06)
The usual May 10 filing deadline has come and gone, but there's still time for Indiana residents to take a bite out of their 2007 property tax bills. The Indiana Department of Local Government Finance (IDLGF) has extended the filing deadline for a number of property tax benefits to June 10, allowing Hoosiers an extra month to claim all the exemptions to which they're entitled...
Police pursue Terre Haute bank robbery suspect (05/12/06)
Surveillance footage of the suspect from the Indiana State Police. Shortly before 10 a.m. Friday, Indiana State Police reported an armed robbery at the First Financial Bank Spring Hill branch in Terre Haute. Clay County authorities were notified in case the suspect was seen in this area...
'See you later' (05/12/06)
Ivy Herron photos (Above) On Friday, Clay City Elementary first-grade teacher Karla Wellman presented Principal Jon Russell with parting gifts from the students and staff as part of a going-away ceremony for his last day at school. On May 24, Russell will be leave for a year-long deployment to Baghdad, Iraq...
Family Dollar Store is down (05/12/06)
The last remains of Family Dollar Store, next to Hardee's on National Avenue, will be cleared away soon to make way for the construction of the new Terre Haute Savings Bank.
Letter carriers' food drive to benefit the hungry in Clay County (05/12/06)
You can help feed the needy in Clay County by simply leaving a bag of food by your mailbox. On Saturday, letter carriers in Clay County and in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America will collect non-perishable food items donated by customers...
Early reward (05/12/06)
Clay City High School's top 10 seniors and two guidance counselors were treated to lunch at Brazil Family Restaurant by the Brazil Rotary Club on Wednesday. The top 10 students from Northview will be treated next week. The students spoke about their future plans...
New defense bill includes Rep. John Hostettler's provisions (05/12/06)
WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman John Hostettler (IN-08) voted this week in support H.R. 5122, The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 396 to 31. H.R. 5122 authorizes Department of Defense activities and programs for fiscal year 2007. Included in this legislation are several key provisions added by John Hostettler, a member of the House Armed Services Committee...
WIC track runs despite rainy, cold conditions (05/12/06)
Carey Fox photo Ashley Davis threw 111-7 1/2 for second place in the discus at the Western Indiana Conference meet on Wednesday and was third in the shotput. Under less than ideal conditions at Edgewood High School, the Western Indiana Conference girls track meet marched on despite steady rain and chilly temperatures...
Junior varsity team fall short of Patriots (05/12/06)
Carey Fox photo Allie Melega (pictured) and teammate Nikki Mogan won at No. 1 doubles on Thursday. Northview's junior varsity team fell just short of Terre Haute North by a 7-4 score on Thursday evening. In singles play, Northview got wins from Abby Smith, 8-2 over Kacey Smith, Chelsea Mershon and Kayla Cooper...
Northview JV shuts down Eels (05/12/06)
Carey Fox photo Northview's Nick Lancaster threw six innings of one hit ball while recording a shutout. Northview starting pitcher Nick Lancaster hit an RBI single in the first inning of Thursday's junior varsity baseball game against Clay City, putting the Knights ahead 1-0...
Northview golfers just short at Cascades (05/12/06)
Kylee Thacker was seventh in the 800 meters for Northview. Northview's golf team dropped a 148 to 153 decision at Cascades Golf Course against Bloomington North on Thursday night despite placing all five scorers in the 30's. The Knights got a round of 37 from Kade Baker to lead the squad while Adam Thiemann shot a 38. Both Kyle Kumpf and Austin Akers carded a 39 along with Josh Conway and Matt Williams shot a 40 to round out the varsity scores...