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Stories from Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Two Trans-Care employees injured in early morning wreck at Knightsville caution lights (10/24/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com An early morning accident slowed traffic on U.S. 40 in the Knightsville area and sent two Trans-Care employees to the hospital for minor injuries. Shortly before 6 a.m., Deputy Brison Swearingen and members of Van Buren Volunteer Fire Department and Search and Rescue were dispatched to the scene of a two vehicle accident at the Knightsville caution lights at the intersection of N. C.R. 100 E. and U.S. 40...
Northview Marching Knights State Band Contest Final Results (10/24/06)
The Northview Marching Knights ended their 2006 competitive season Saturday by capturing the 1st Runner Up trophy in the ISSMA Class B State Championships held at the RCA Dome. Northview tied Decatur Central for the second spot with the Greenwood Marching Woodmen taking top honors. This is the 6th time Northview has earned the 1st Runner Up spot to go along with their 6 State Championships in...
Brazil FD responds to report of black smoke (10/24/06)
Diane Dierks photo The Brazil Fire Department responded to a call at 11:54 a.m. on Monday to investigate reports of black smoke coming from a home at 908 S. Forest Ave. Chief Tobey Archer said the smoke may have originated from a faulty aquarium light balice, but the cause of the fire is still being investigated. No one was reportedly home at the time of the incident and crews reached the fire before it fully erupted. Firemen signed off the scene at 12:40 p.m...
Duke Energy Foundation makes donation to United Way campaign (10/24/06)
Lynne Llewellyn photo Duke Energy Foundation donated $2,000 to the 2006/07 United Way of Clay County campaign Thursday. Rick Burger, a United Way board member, presented the check on behalf of Duke Energy to United Way President Jennifer French as John Lee and Kathy Knust look on...
In her own words ...Debbie James for County Treasurer (10/24/06)
My name is Debbie James, and I am the Republican candidate for County Treasurer. I want to give you a little personal background information and also some of my duties as Chief Deputy Treasurer. I am a life-long resident of Clay County. I graduated from Van Buren High School and attended Indiana State University. ...
Homemakers Association hold fall dinner at Fairgrounds (10/24/06)
Diane Dierks photo The Clay County Extension Homemakers held their fall dinner Monday, Oct. 23 at the Clay County Fairgrounds. Pictured from left are: Georgia Hunt - Terre Haute district representative, Bobbi Cayton - committee chairman, Glenna Ogborn - committee member, Sue Conder - committee member, Brenda Hawkins - committee member and Linda Gause - state president of Indiana Extension Homemakers Association...
Helen Stough (10/24/06)
Helen Stough Helen Stough, 83, of Brazil died at 7:37 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006 at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. Funeral Arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home.
William "Leo" Kidwell (10/24/06)
William "Leo" Kidwell William "Leo" Kidwell, 87, of Brazil, passed away at 7:19 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, 2006, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born in Brazil, April 30, 1919, to Bert Quinton and Blanche Edith Sweet Kidwell. May 25, 1936 he married Doris Muncie, she preceded him in death. Mr. Kidwell worked for the Pennsylvania Rail Road Company in his early years. He worked in construction, as a plasterer, for many years...
Patrick Gerald "Jerry" Miles (10/24/06)
Patrick Gerald "Jerry" Miles Patrick Gerald "Jerry" Miles, 71, of Center Point, passed away Oct. 21, 2006 at 6:45 p.m. in his sister's home. He was born Feb. 10, 1935 in Indianapolis; the son of John F. Miles and Mary O. Blair Miles. He lived in the Indianapolis area most of his life, relocating to the Clay County area 7 years ago. ...
Morris G. "Red" Boyce (10/24/06)
MORRIS G. "RED" BOYCE Morris G. "Red" Boyce, 82, a former Poland and Brazil resident, died at 12:15 a.m. Thursday at The Waters nursing care facility in Greencastle where he had been a patient since January. Born in Center Point on November 17, 1923, his parents were Raymond Boyce and Edith Youngblood Boyce...
John Robert Bemis Jr. (10/24/06)
John Robert Bemis Jr. John Robert Bemis Jr., 43, of Harmony, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006 at Wishard Hospital in Indianapolis following a motor vehicle accident in Harmony. He was born April 19, 1963 in Brazil as the son of John and Ola Pearl Morgan Bemis. Following graduation from high school he worked in landscaping. He had been a member of the Moose Lodge and a member of the Van Bibber Volunteer Fire Dept...
Garland V. Baker (10/24/06)
Garland V. Baker Garland V. Baker, 80, of Brazil passed away Oct. 23, 2006 at 5:40 p.m. at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Lawson-Miller Chapel.