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Stories from Tuesday, June 13, 2006

Hydrant flushing (06/13/06)
Stoney Fisher, a probationary firefighter with the Brazil Fire Department, flushes a fire hydrant in the Lake Brazilian Estates neighborhood. The department flushes each of the city's 257 hydrants every year, according to Chief Tobey Archer. The annual flushing eliminates stagnant water that builds up between hydrants and the water lines that supply them. The water pressure powering the hydrants is also gauged, to ensure they're ready for use in the event of a fire...
"Oliver!" takes the stage at Beef & Boards (06/13/06)
REVIEW By FRANK and LINDA PHILLIPS frankphi@hotmail.com "Please, Sir, I want some more!" With those words, we meet Oliver Twist at Beef and Boards' latest production, "Oliver!" Eddie Curry leads the cast in the role of Fagin, a part that seems better suited to him than any we've seen to date...
U.S. 40 crash slows traffic (06/13/06)
Andy McCammon photo Personnel from the Seelyville Fire Department and TransCare attend to Chad Terry of Terre Haute after a two-vehicle accident near Reece's Point Monday. A two-vehicle accident near the Clay-Vigo county line just before 5 p.m. on Monday slowed traffic but caused no major injuries, authorities said...
Benwood camp's first year begins (06/13/06)
Campers gather around the flag pole on the first day of camp at the Friendly Benwood Youth Camp on Friday. The first camp ended Monday with a talent show. The first session was for ages 9 through high school. There were 110 campers this weekend. As many as 300 campers can attend a given session...
Northview grad stands out on college baseball team (06/13/06)
OLNEY, Ill. -- Brady Shoemaker, of Brazil has been named to the 2006 National Junior College Athletic Association Division I All-American second team. The Northview High School grad is attending Olney Central College where he is a freshman. He is a designated hitter on the college's baseball team...
Budget session designed for local officials (06/13/06)
Local government officials can get a better understanding of how to construct their 2007 budget at a Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service workshop on Friday, June 16. "Local Government Budgeting: Making Sense of Form 4-B" will be presented by videoconference from 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. Friday at several locations around the state, including Rockville...
Marches on Father's Day pgm. (06/13/06)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, presents "Fathers' Day at the Concert" Sunday June 18th, 8 p.m. at the Forest Park Band Shell or Pavilion if rain. Just for Dad, the BCB will perform the marches "Alhambra Grotto" by King, "Picadore" by Sousa and "Pageant of Progress" by Jewell...