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Stories from Wednesday, September 20, 2006

It's almost Popcorn festival time (09/20/06)
Orville Redenbacher, one of Clay County's most famous sons. Fun Facts: - The Popcorn Festival committee will meet at 6 p.m., Sept. 21 and 28 at the Popcorn House shelter at Forest Park, or at City Hall in case of rain. Everyone is welcome to attend...
Second woman arrested for smuggling drugs into prison (09/20/06)
By ADAM COATES The BannerGraphic Less than a month after a Fort Wayne woman was arrested for allegedly smuggling marijuana to her husband in the Putnamville Correctional Facility, a Bloomington woman has been accused of a similar scheme. Dawn Hendricks, 36, of Bloomington, was arrested on Sept. 15 and charged this week with attempting to traffic with an inmate, a class C felony, and possession of a controlled substance, a class D felony...
Missing child reported (09/20/06)
- Child found, police continue investigation By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com The search for a missing 2-year old late Monday evening ended happily with the child found at a local home, but the investigation into the child's welfare by the Brazil City Police Department is just beginning...
2 people injured avoiding deer (09/20/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Avoiding a deer in the road caused a single vehicle accident Tuesday evening that sent two people to the hospital and caused one to be transported to an Indianapolis hospital complaining of lower back injuries. Shortly after 9 p.m., members of Clay County Sheriff's Dept., Clay City Police Dept., Lewis Twp. Vol. Fire Dept. and Trans-Care responded to an area on Canal Road just south of C.R. 1200 S...
Fish fry to help build community center, keep library open (09/20/06)
By JASON JACOBS bigjake9160@yahoo.com The REIN Center Coalition is planning a Jonah Fish Fry at the Orange Building of Goshorn Park in Clay City on Friday, Oct. 6. from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The fish fry, in part, is a fundraiser to help build a community center in Clay City...
Town of Carbon obtains easment option at park (09/20/06)
By DIANE DIERKS cddierks@yahoo.com The Town Board of Carbon made a request to purchase an easement from the Clay County Department of Parks and Recreation, in anticipation of receiving a grant for a storm sewer project. At a special meeting held Tuesday in the basement of the court house, members of the Clay County Department of Parks and Recreation met with representatives from the Carbon Town Council to discuss the proposal...
4 killed in weekend crash (09/20/06)
By ADAM COATES Banner-Graphic Four men from Clay County were killed in a single-car accident that occurred near the town of Cunot this weekend. Listed as dead in the Saturday-morning crash at 4234 E. Ind. 42 were Joseph Allen Shoopman, 22, Thomas Dewayne Shoopman, 23, Floyd Allen Zook Jr., 25, and Richard E. Green, 40. All four were from Poland ...
Hostettler, Ellsworth agree to Oct. 4 debate (09/20/06)
VINCENNES, Ind. -- Candidates for U.S. Representative in the 8th District will debate on Oct. 4, 7 p.m. at the television studios of WVUT (PBS) at Vincennes University. The Leagues of Women Voters of Knox County (Vincennes), Southwest Indiana (Evansville), Bloomington-Monroe County, and Vigo County (Terre Haute) will host the debate between Republican U.S. Representative John Hostettler and his Democrat challenger, Vanderburgh County Sheriff Brad Ellsworth...