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Stories from Wednesday, August 30, 2006

Letters from Iraq: what it's like over there (08/30/06)
By FRANK PHILLIPS frankphi@hotmail.com For two months, The Brazil Times has been printing letters from Iraq by Monte Porter, a Brazil native, who is serving in the National Guard in Iraq. Monte's father, Randy Porter, of Brazil, told The Brazil Times Monte is having difficulty sending e-mail from Iraq due to the war, but Monte is all right and has nine months left on his tour of duty before he is scheduled to return to the United States...
Clay County's ambulances put to new use as support vehicles (08/30/06)
Ivy Herron photo Van Buren Volunteer Fire Dept. personnel surround a repainted ambulance donated by the county for non-transportation support. Pictured in the front row are Bev McVey, Kelly Bussing, Doug Sturgeon (holding daughter Amber), Kelli Sturgeon (holding son Evan), Don Batchelor and 2nd Lt. Tod Haring. In the back row is Brian Eder, Eddie Hastings, Assistant Fire Chief Todd McVey, Fire Chief Pete Taylor, Tim Williams and Lt. Steve Downing...
'Grand Finale 2006' holds surprises (08/30/06)
Diane Dierks photo Sunday evening was the final 2006 performance for the Brazil Concert Band in Forest Park. Band Director, Matt Huber and Police Captain, Andy Whittington, received awards from the Sons of The American Revolution. By DIANE DIERKS cddierks@yahoo.com...
Strange ending at Edgewood Invite (08/30/06)
Staff Reports There was no shortage of oddities in the Edgewood Cross Country Invitational on Tuesday evening. The strangest part was a mistake by officials that actually ended the boys race a full 1,000 meters short of the official 5,000 meter distance...
Knights finish strong in first cross country tests (08/30/06)
Cassandra Barnett helped pace the Knights to a team win with her eighth place finish. Staff Reports Early results have shown that the Northview girls cross country team has some very good, young talent, but their first real tests are this week with a 3-way meet with Terre Haute South and North Central before competing in the State Preview Meet at LaVern Gibson on Saturday...
Pioneers convert in victory over Knights (08/30/06)
Carey Fox photo Northview's Lucas Boyd (#2) chases down a loose ball during Tuesday's contest against Mooresville. By CAREY FOX Redwood17257@yahoo.com The final 4-1 score wasn't necessarily indicative of Northview's loss to Mooresville on Tuesday evening. Simply put, the Pioneers put away their opportunities while the Knights seemed to always be just a bit short on their chances...
JERRY EUGENE SCHAUWECKER (08/30/06)
Jerry Eugene Schauwecker, 66, of Clay City died Aug. 28, 2006, at his home. He was born June 11, 1940, at Clay City, the son of Charles Frederick and Gladys Lorraine Rollings Schauwecker. Survivors include his wife, Irene Dalton Schauwecker; children, Toni (Frank) Rooksberry, J. ...