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Stories from Monday, October 22, 2007

Officials: Four to five bullets hit school (10/22/07)
Investigators released information late Monday afternoon that four to five other bullets struck Van Buren Elementary School during a shooting at the school Thursday afternoon when one bullet pierced two cafeteria glass doors and hit the ceiling. Indiana State Police Crime Scene Technician Jason Fajt collected evidence of several bullet holes at the school Thursday to see whether they matched the bullet found in the cafeteria area. ...
BREAKING NEWS: Officials believe four to five shots fired at school (10/22/07)
According to a press release by Indiana State Police Public Information Officer Sgt. Joe Watts, investigators released information late Monday afternoon that allege four to five other bullets struck Van Buren Elementary School during a shooting at the school Thursday afternoon when one bullet pierced two cafeteria glass doors and hit the ceiling...
A memorable season (10/22/07)
Although the season officially ended Saturday, it will be difficult for staff and students of the Northview Marching Knights to forget 2007. “This (season) was one of the more fun ones we’ve had,” NHS band director Bob Medworth said. “It just seemed to be, as I think back, that any traumas we had were just about the show or figuring out the music...
Area man recuperating following shooting (10/22/07)
Joshua Light, who was shot three times and left for dead along the banks of Sugar Creek in Montgomery County recently is recuperating from the injuries that doctors believe will paralyze him for the rest of his life. “Joshua is a fighter, but right now, he’s had the wind knocked out of him,” Joshua’s mother, Debbie Waymire, said Friday afternoon during an interview at The Brazil Times. ...
Poll: Covered Bridge traffic does cause minor headaches (10/22/07)
One hundred ninety-two voters voiced their opinion on the recent Brazil Times’ website poll question. The Times asked readers if increased traffic through the area due to the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival affected their daily routine. Of the 192 people casting votes, 115 (59.9 percent) said yes the covered bridge festival traffic does affect their daily routine, while 40.1 percent (77 voters) said it did not...
Richard E. Winn (10/22/07)
Richard E. Winn, age 90, Brazil, died at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007, at Holly Hill Healthcare. He was born Oct. 20, 1917, in Clay County, as the son of Clifford and Helen Barndollar Winn. Following graduation from Brazil High School he attended Indiana State University, Indiana University and University of Missouri...
Mae E. Cooksey (10/22/07)
Mae E. Cooksey, 87, Carbon, passed away Oct. 19, 2007, at 6:50 p.m. in her son’s home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Aug. 16, 1920, in Clay County, the daughter of Roy and Nellie Sutherland. She was married to Leonard Cooksey, he preceded her in death. She was later married to Roy Cooksey; he also preceded her in death in 1980...
Jack W. Torbert (10/22/07)
Jack W. Torbert, 87, went to heaven, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007, from his residence in Brazil. He was born March 21, 1920, in Terre Haute. He was a graduate of Gerstymeyer High School and served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II and Navy Reserves...
Maxine Felling (10/22/07)
Maxine Felling, 88, Terre Haute, died Oct. 19, 2007. After acquiring her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Indiana State University, she retired from teaching elementary school after 33 years in 1984. She enjoyed part of her retirement as serving as legal secretary for Felling Law Office in Greencastle for more than five years...
Wanda M. Harmless Came (10/22/07)
Wanda M. Harmless Came, 91, Greencastle, formerly of Clay County, died Oct. 18, 2007, at 7:48 p.m., at Autumn Glen Assisted Living Community. Services will take place Monday (today) at 1 p.m. at French Funeral Home with Dr. Patrick Larracey officiating...
Public Record 10-22-07 (10/22/07)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 18-21. Due to the new software installation, criminal charges will be listed by categories with suspects name and age underneath. Resisting law enforcement...