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Stories from Monday, July 31, 2006

New school superintendent getting a feel for challenges ahead (07/31/06)
Dan Schroeder Superintendent, Clay Community Schools By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com The new superintendent of Clay Community School Corporation, Dr. Dan Schroeder, is ready to tackle the issues of his job head-on. Since taking the superintendent's position on July 1, Schroeder says he has been able to get a feel for the problems he's facing...
Brazil girl among delegates (07/31/06)
Submitted photo Boys and Girls Nation delegates from Indiana Nicholas Leonard of Muncie, Ahnya Alstott of Brazil, Karen Kovaka of Corydon, and Darrell Conner of Indianapolis meet with Sen. Dick Lugar (center) outside of the Senate Dining Room in the U.S. Capitol Building on Thursday...
Alert employee leads to arrests of suspects and recovery of more than 100 DVDs (07/31/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Two Ohio men were arrested Saturday for allegedly taking 16 DVDs from a service station near I-70, and 98 DVDs from other locations. Around 12:11 p.m. Saturday, the Terre Haute post of the Indiana State Police received a theft complaint from the manager of the Pilot Travel Center, 4376 N. S.R. 59...
Misuse of 911 is local, national problem, says Turner (07/31/06)
Part 1 of 2 By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com It sounds simple: In case of emergency, dial 911. But not everyone knows what constitutes an emergency, according to 911 Director John Turner. "This isn't just a Clay County problem. People misuse 911 service around the nation every day," Turner said. "It's not a constant problem, but when it does happen, it's frustrating."...
Heat Advisory: Stay in air-conditioned room, advises weather service (07/31/06)
By FRANK PHILLIPS frankphi@hotmail.com Area residents and visitors should be aware a Heat Advisory remains in effect today through 8 p.m. Tuesday. Temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s combined with high humidity will combine to push the heat index into the 105- to 110-degree range, according to the National Weather Service...
Champion Landrace Barrow won by first-year 4-Her (07/31/06)
Ashley Linton, 9, of Brazil and her pig, Lester, won the trophy for Champion Landrace Barrow in Ashley's first year in 4-H during the Clay County Fair.
Marching Knights musicians spend summer on the road (07/31/06)
Northview Marching Knights (from left) Daniel Hayes, Michael Ball and Zebb Butts suit up for their summer stint with the La Crosse Blue Stars, a select drum and bugle corps featuring young adults from across the country. By ANDY MCCAMMON tamccammon1@yahoo.com...
Farm Bureau Insurance, 4-H Council help build new campsites (07/31/06)
On Thursday, Marshall Nuckolls, president of Farm Bureau; Dave Henry and Jack Cappa, both Farm Bureau Insurance agents presented the president of the Clay County 4-H Council, Jim Smith, with a check for $1,000. Smith said the check will help pay for completion and maintenance of new campsites at the 4-H Fairgrounds...
Brazil soldier learns his stay in Iraq was extended indefinitely (07/31/06)
Spc.Tracee Burris recently sent this picture, which was taken by a friend, to his parents, Bruce and Jeanne Burris, and his sister, Sonni, all of Brazil. Burris can be seen patroling the streets of an unidentified town in Iraq with some local children following close behind...
HARRY STOUGH (07/31/06)
Harry Stough, 91, originally of Brazil, died 12:05 a.m. Friday, July 28, 2006, at Monticello Assisted Living and Healthcare in Monticello. He was born January 21, 1915, in Brazil, Ind., as the son of Walter and Mary White Stough. Following graduation from Staunton High School, he entered military service with the U.S. ...
DEBRA L. BEDSAUL (07/31/06)
Debra L. Bedsaul, 47, of Brazil, died unexpectedly at 7:45 a.m. Thursday, July 27, 2006, in her home. Born May 9, 1959 in Salinas, California, she was the daughter of Marvin F. and Jackie (Greene) Breschini. She graduated from Bend Senior High School. On September 14, 1984, she was married to Ralph Arthur Bedsaul in Bend, Oregon. She was confirmed as a Lutheran...