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Stories from Tuesday, September 5, 2006

Supporting our community (09/05/06)
Ivy Herron photo The United Way of Clay County recognized local companies for their 100 percent Employee Participation during the 2005-06 campaign. President Jennifer French presented representatives Mike Lawson and Kathy White from Riddell National Bank with their award Friday during the 2006-07 annual kick-off luncheon at the Presbyterian Church Aug. 25....
Poker run will help support fire department (09/05/06)
The Jackson Township Fire Dept. will sponsor their first four-stop poker run today. All proceeds minus the winning hands will support training and equipment for the department. Riders, will stop in Jasonville, Bloomfield, Bowling Green and Brazil and receive the map section for the next leg of the ride. At the final stop the winning hand will be announced. There will be food and entertainment at the end of the ride, sponsored by Jeff Price and the Gooseneck Tavern...
'Help is Here Express' stops in Brazil (09/05/06)
Diane Dierks photo The Partnership for Prescription bus stopped in Brazil Thursday afternoon. The "Help is Here Express" is touring 15 Indiana cities to educate the public and the media about patient assistance programs, which may help people obtain medicines at little or no charge...
Saline City Picnic is this weekend (09/05/06)
Saline City picnic is this weekend Here is the schedule of events for the Saline City Labor Day Picnic: Saturday, Sept. 2: 7-10 a.m. -- Clay City Band Booster breakfast 8 a.m. -- Co-ed softball begins 11 a.m. -- Bluegrass for Billy begins 4 p.m. -- Jonah fish fry...
Traffic safety increased over holiday (09/05/06)
NOTE THIS: Motor vehicle accidents involving impaired drivers kills someone every 33 minutes, and injures someone every two minutes, according to the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. By IVY HERRON...
Saline City picnics on Labor Day (09/05/06)
Ivy Herron photos Top -- Two young visitors to the Saline City Labor Day Picnic ate their lunch and read the names of past organizers of the event on a memorial placed in the park. Josh Begley, 12, and Tommy Terrell, 13, both of Jasonville, enjoyed the festivities since arriving early Sunday while visiting with family members...
Duke Energy committing $2.5 million for coal research (09/05/06)
By FRANK PHILLIPS frankphi@hotmail.com Duke Energy, the company that recently merged with Cinergy/PSI, the electric company in Brazil and many Indiana communities, is investing $2.5 million in clean coal research. The money will be spent over the next five years, to be given to the Indiana Center for Coal Technological Research at Purdue University, according to information from the company. Duke will give the center $500,000 a year...
Death investigation continues (09/05/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com A 21-year veteran firefighter was pronounced dead at St. Vincent Clay Hospital after being involved in a traffic accident Monday afternoon while responding to assist Cory Volunteer Fire Department. Around 1:50 p.m., Posey Volunteer Fire Department's Assistant Fire Chief Errett Miller, 43, of Staunton, was driving the department's tanker truck southbound on N. ...
Death could impact arson charges, sheriff says (09/05/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Officials announced late Monday evening there will be an investigation into the structure fire at Lower Bloomington Road and C. R. 200 N. Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton said the Indiana State Fire Marshall's Office has been notified because "it was an abandoned building without any power."...
Posey Twp. firefighter killed in line of duty (09/05/06)
Ivy Herron photo Emergency personnel struggle through their emotions to work the accident scene on N. C.R. 425 W. Monday afternoon that claimed the life of Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department's Assistant Fire Chief Errett Miller. Miller was responding to a call for assistance from another fire department when the tanker truck he was driving left the road, rolled several times and ejected him from the vehicle. ...
North clay splits in gridiron test vs. Patriots (09/05/06)
Staff Reports North Clay's seventh grade football improved to 2-0 on the season with a road victory against Owen Valley on Wednesday evening, 32-6. The Knights opened the scoring early with a 60-yard blind bootleg run by quarterback Kodie Girton who found paydirt to garner North Clay a quick 6-0 lead after a failed two-point conversion...
Knights all in for the win (09/05/06)
Carey Fox photo Northview head coach George Gettle (center) celebrates with his team following Friday's football win over Terre Haute North. - Knights beat Patriots for first time since 1996 By CAREY FOX Redwood17257@ yahoo.com TERRE HAUTE -- Nine years of frustrating losses had finally boiled long enough inside the Northview football program before erupting at Riddle Stadium in Terre Haute...
Knights and Eels compete in preview meet (09/05/06)
Ryan Lutes placed 86th for Northview in the State Preview meet at LaVern Gibson on Saturday. By STEVE FIELDS For the Brazil Times SEELYVILLE -- The Northview and Clay City cross country teams got what they wanted out of the Terre Haute State Preview Meet at LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course...
JACK LEE STEUERWALD (09/05/06)
Jack Lee Steuerwald, 74 of Brazil died at 12:48 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, 2006, at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville, Ind. He was born Aug. 4, 1932, in Clay County, Ind., as the son of Hallie Audrey Steuerwald. He graduated from Clay City High School with the Class of 1950. ...
REVEL G. HALE (09/05/06)
Revel G. Hale, 77, of Coal City, passed away at his son's residence in Clay City at 5:10 a.m. Sept. 2, 2006. He was born Dec. 22, 1928, in Tompkinsville, Ky., to Johnnie and Mattie Thurman Hale. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War and worked as a steel worker for Diamond Chain in Indianapolis retiring in the mid-1980s. Sept. 30, 1952, Revel married Natalie Runyon Hale, she preceded him in death...
EVELYN A. DAVIS (09/05/06)
Evelyn A. Davis, 84, of Brazil, died suddenly Aug. 30, 2006, in Amarillo, Texas. Born June 17, 1922, in West Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Harold E. Baker and Gretchen M. (Swindle) Baker. She was a homemaker and member of the Clay City Home Ec. Club, Clay City Senior Citizens and the Terre Haute German Oberlanders Club...
MARK RANDALL FLYNN (09/05/06)
Mark Randall Flynn, 45, of Ireland, Ind., died at 9:05 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, 2006, at Wishard Memorial Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Greene County on July 15, 1961, to Roy Junior Flynn and Beverly (Swanson) Flynn. He married Irma Wessel, Oct. 7, 1989, in Jasper, Ind...
LESLIE ANN HENDRICKS RUFF (09/05/06)
Leslie Ann Hendricks Ruff, 41, died at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2006, in the University of Tennessee Medical center following a battle with cancer. She was born Dec. 26, 1965, in Whittier, Calif. She came to Indiana in 1973 where she stayed until after she graduated in 1984 from Brazil High School. Leslie then moved back to California, where she met her husband, Rick. They then moved to Tennessee where they made their home...