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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Stories from Monday, June 12, 2006

Sunday night was memorable as band received the Sudler Silver Scroll Historic Band Award (06/12/06)
Frank Phillips photos Top: The award is presented to Band Director Matt Huber by Judge Robert Pell. Bottom: Sudler Silver Scroll Award plaque - Wonderful night for Brazil jewel Sunday night marked a three-year triumph for the Brazil Concert Band and its director, Matthew S. Huber...
Thompson to challenge Thomas in fall election (06/12/06)
Richard E. Thompson, a Parke County farmer, 20-year Jackson Township Trustee, and millwright, has announced his candidacy for state representative in House District 44 which includes all of Putnam County and portions of Clay, Parke, and Vigo counties...
Rep. sees bill as positive step in energy independence (06/12/06)
Congressman John Hostettler (IN-08) said that last week's passage of H.R. 5254, the Refinery Permit Process Schedule Act, is another step forward as America works to free itself from dependence on foreign sources of energy. "The House of Representatives has been out front on this," the congressman said, "It's an issue that has repercussions for jobs, the economy, and national security. In 1981, we had 324 operating refineries in the U.S., today we have 148. That's unacceptable."...
Solwold wins first NST feature at Hagerstown (06/12/06)
Jason Solwold waits to be pushed off before feature action at Hagerstown Speedway. (Fran Engelcke photo) Jason Solwold (City Wide) captured his first National Sprint Tour win Saturday night at Hagerstown Speedway. It was a contested win that came after a slow start for the evening with a 15th fastest qualifying time. ...
Clayton rolls to Sheldon Kinser Memorial win (06/12/06)
Carey Fox photo Missouri native Daron Clayton won his first career sprint feature at Bloomington Speedway on Friday night, winning the Sheldon Kinser Memorial. The Sheldon Kinser Memorial is one of the biggest races of the season at Bloomington Speedway. Sheldon was always a fan favorite at Bloomington Speedway; and this memorial race is intended to keep his memory alive in the fans that pack Bloomington Speedway every Friday night...
DANIEL L. ROBBINS SR. (06/12/06)
Daniel L. Robbins Sr. 68, of Brazil, passed away June 10, 2006, at his residence in the presence of his loving family. He was born Jan. 11, 1938, in Indianapolis, the son of Gilbert Robbins and Daisy O'Day Robbins. In 1955, Dan graduated from Arsenal Tech High School. ...