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Stories from Thursday, September 21, 2006

I-70 crash reason for Brazil traffic jam (09/21/06)
Ivy Herron photo A three-vehicle accident closed I-70 and backed up traffic for more than 3 miles along the highway Wednesday evening. The accident slowed traffic in Brazil for more than three hours as vehicles left the interstate to find alternate routes to their destinations until the westbound lane of I-70 was reopened for traffic...
Arson conviction draws 11 1/2-year sentence, restitution (09/21/06)
- More trials coming from Coalmont fire By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Samantha Jean Bascom was sentenced to 11 1/2 years of real-time imprisonment and ordered to pay a total of $78,400 in restitution in Clay Superior Court Wednesday afternoon...
School board personnel changes (09/21/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com On Sept. 14, the Clay Community School Board of Trustees approved the following personnel actions at the regular September public meeting: - Leaves of absence for Certified Personnel Meridian Elementary Wendy Kreiger (effective October)...
Tox Away Day is Saturday (09/21/06)
The Clay-Owen-Vigo Solid Waste Management District will be hosting their annual Tox Away Day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Vigo County Fairgrounds, for residents of Clay, Owen and Vigo Counties. This is a one-day event opened to residents of all three counties for disposal of such items as flammable materials, poisons, corrosives and mercury...
Church honors hometown heroes (09/21/06)
Ivy Herron photo Luncheon organizer Mary I. Hendrickson passes out special bookmarkers to Clay County Sheriff's Deputies Doug Barr and Jason Frazier during a luncheon in honor of our hometown heroes at the Eastside Christian Church Tuesday afternoon...
October is Alpha Delta Kappa Month in Brazil (09/21/06)
Diane Dierks photo Mayor Tom Arthur signs proclamation for International Alpha Delta Kappa Month with members of the Brazil Xi Chapter of the honorary teachers sorority. From left: President Elect Anna Long, Treasurer Mary Ann Brown, Membership Chairman Rozanne Aker, Mayor Tom Arthur, President Geraldine Ullery, Chaplain Claralou Thompson, and Secretary Odena Harper...
Museum draws in tourists, curator says (09/21/06)
Diane Dierks photo The Brazil U.S. Post Office was constructed in 1911. It was purchased in 1977 by the Clay County Historical Society. By DIANE DIERKS cddierks@yahoo.com Tourists drive by and stop just to find out about the building, says Mary Moore, curator of the Clay County Historical Society...
Center Point celebrates 150 years (09/21/06)
Diane Dierks photo essay