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Stories from Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Imperial Regiment "Feels the Burn" as they win competition (09/12/06)
Glena Dulick photo Members of the Clay City Imperial Regiment gather around the various trophies won at their first competition at the Franklin Central High School Marching Band Invitational on Saturday. The group's performance of "Feel the Burn" took first place in Class D competition...
Clay County Health Dept. participates in emergency test (09/12/06)
By DIANE DIERKS cddierks@yahoo.com The Clay County Health Department participated in an emergency test exercise on Thursday, along with Vigo, Vermillion, Putnam, Parke, Greene, Sullivan and Owen counties, which comprise the Task Force 7 Emergency Preparedness district...
Five steps for emergency preparedness (09/12/06)
-MAKE A PLAN - Meet as a family and discuss possible disasters and designate meeting places; one location outside your home for sudden emergencies and another location outside of your neighborhood, in case you can not return home. -BUILD A KIT - Have a three-day supply of the following items: water, food, flashlight with extra batteries, first aid kit, medications, battery-operated radio, tools, clothing, important documents, eye glasses/contact lenses, sanitary supplies, money, family contact information, pet supplies, map and a few comfort items, such as, toys or books.. ...
Brazil F.D. to simulate apartment fire fighting (09/12/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Where's there's smoke, there will be a fire training exercise. Members of the Brazil City Fire Department will conduct drill training of a simulated apartment fire on the ninth floor of Cooper Towers Wednesday and Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 p.m...
Manpower survey: Construction best field to look for work (09/12/06)
By JASON JACOBS bigjake9160@yahoo.com According to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey, Terre Haute employers expect to hire at a strong rate going into the fourth quarter of 2006. Of the companies that were interviewed, 37 percent anticipate hiring more employees, up from the 23 percent in the third quarter survey, while only 7 percent foresee a reduction in their payrolls...
BETTY J. GIBBENS (09/12/06)
Betty J. Gibbens, 78 of Brazil, passed away Sept. 10, 2006, at Holly Hills Healthcare Facility. She was born Sept. 1, 1928, in Vigo County the daughter of Thomas Tabor and Helen Cornwell Tabor. She attended Brazil High School. Aug. 9, 1947, she married Gerald Gibbens. ...
SCOTT CRAIG WILLIAMS (09/12/06)
Scott Craig Williams, age 37, of Boynton Beach, Fla., passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2006, as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was born on March 6, 1969, to Harold R. and Charlene Cole Williams. His father is a former Brazil resident and a 1958 graduate of Brazil High School...