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Stories from Monday, July 9, 2007

Perspective (07/09/07)
Typically, Sundays are left for lounging in my life. For nearly 10 years, I have spent time on Sundays heading home to visit the family, doing laundry (on my own, mind you) and just sitting back, relaxing and watching some television. But yesterday, I couldn't help myself. I wanted to travel south...
'Barnyard Boogie' (07/09/07)
Four-year-old Shelley Tarr waits patiently for some candy during the 67th Clay City Fair Parade Sunday. Shelley is the daughter of Tracy and Rich Tarr.
Water quality problems not affecting city pool (07/09/07)
Several pools in Terre Haute have closed recently with high bacteria levels and various water quality problems. In Brazil, however, that hasn't been the case. "We haven't had a bad water sample this year," Forest Park pool co-manager Addie Brown said. "We check our levels three times a day, and hand deliver our water samples weekly. So far, we've had absolutely no problems with water quality."...
Man airlifted after accident (07/09/07)
A man was airlifted to an Indianapolis hospital after being involved in a motorcycle wreck caused by loose gravel on a country road Saturday evening. Shortly after 10 p.m., Clay County Sheriff's Deputies Brison Swearingen and Josh Clarke were dispatched to an accident scene near the intersection of C.R. 600 N. and Cory/Staunton Rd...
Coming soon: Property Taxes (07/09/07)
Clay County has received its certified budget order and property tax bills will be sent out soon. Typically, the state certifies county budgets in February, but due to trending and reassessment, the process was delayed this year. "Approximately only about half of the counties in the state have received their certified budgets," Clay County Auditor Mary Jo Alumbaugh said. ...
Nancy Elaine White (07/09/07)
Nancy Elaine White Nancy Elaine White, 53, Brazil, died at 10:38 p.m. Saturday at Cloverleaf Health Care, Knightsville. She was born Aug. 12, 1953, in Greencastle. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Brazil and was a member and past president of the Delta Theta Tau Sorority Alpha Omega Chapter...
Glenn Conrad Robertson (07/09/07)
Glenn Conrad Robertson Glenn Conrad Robertson, 93, Brazil, died at 5:48 p.m. Friday, July 6, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Born April 17, 1914, in Cory, he was the son of Hugh and Milbery (Thomas) Robertson. A graduate of Cory High School, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II...
Martha Bryan Ferris (07/09/07)
Martha Bryan Ferris Martha Bryan Ferris, 74, Brazil, died July 4, at 9:01 p.m. at Union Hospital. Born July 19, 1932, in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of William Calvin Bryan and Blanche Belle Tilly Bryan. She was a homemaker and loving mother to two sons...
Public Record (07/09/07)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during July 6-8: Gootee, Nathan Gregory, 33: Theft/Possession of stolen property Miller, Timothy L., 37: Failure to appear Poorman, Joe Kevin II, 24: 1. Possession of marijuana/hashish 2. Public intoxication...
Perspective (07/09/07)
Typically, Sundays are left for lounging in my life. For nearly 10 years, I have spent time on Sundays heading home to visit the family, doing laundry (on my own, mind you) and just sitting back, relaxing and watching some television. But yesterday, I couldn't help myself. I wanted to travel south...