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Stories from Monday, October 29, 2007

UPDATE: Details released about rape investigation (10/29/07)
Resident searching the past for a boy's future (10/29/07)
A local man is searching for information about a Brazil shopkeeper from the 1930s to help a Wabash Valley family trace their medical history in hopes of being able to properly diagnose and treat a boy for a rare genetic condition called Marfan's Syndrome...
Back on scene (10/29/07)
Halloween veteran gives trick-or-treat tips to first-timers (10/29/07)
With Trick-or-Treat beginning tonight, a veteran of the event is offering tips to first-timers. Rachel Nicoson, 10, is a fifth grader in Christina Rea's class at Jackson Township Elementary School. Nicoson is an accomplished Trick-or-Treater. Even though she's not giving any hints as to what her costume will be this year, Nicoson said that her best look came with help from others...
No change at top of AP Football polls (10/29/07)
By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer NEW YORK -- For a change, there was little change at the top of the Top 25. Ohio State was No. 1 with Boston College second and LSU third, which is how they they lined up last week. It's just the second time this season the top three was unchanged, the other being Week 1, when the preseason top three held their spots in the first regular season poll...
Red Sox breeze to World Series sweep over Rockies (10/29/07)
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer DENVER -- There's a new monster in baseball, and this one's in Boston, too. Overwhelming in every way, the Red Sox swept to their second title in four years Sunday night. Jon Lester, Mike Lowell & Co. left little room for drama with a 4-3 win over the Colorado Rockies in Game 4...
A-Rod opts out of Yankees contract (10/29/07)
By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer DENVER -- Alex Rodriguez opted out of his $252 million, 10-year contract with the Yankees on Sunday in what appears to be the end of his tumultuous career with New York. Rodriguez's decision, announced by agent Scott Boras as the rival Boston Red Sox completed their World Series sweep of Colorado, makes the third baseman eligible to become a free agent...
Johnson creeps within nine points of Gordon in Chase (10/29/07)
By MIKE HARRIS AP Auto Racing Writer HAMPTON, Ga. -- A two-tire stop for Jimmie Johnson paid off with a victory Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, turning the Chase for the Nextel Cup championship into a virtual dead heat between the reigning champion and teammate Jeff Gordon...
Slow start can't derail Colts in Carolina (10/29/07)
By MIKE CRANSTON AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Peyton Manning set another record and the Indianapolis Colts are 7-0 again. Now, everybody can look ahead to the showdown with New England. Manning shook off a slow start to throw for 254 yards and two touchdowns and broke Johnny Unitas' team record for career scoring passes in the Colts' 31-7 win over the injury-plagued Carolina Panthers on Sunday...
Marilyn Joan James Jordan Rehl (10/29/07)
Glen J. Pell (10/29/07)
Glen J. Pell, 84, Carbon, retired teacher and farmer, passed away Oct. 28, 2007, at his residence. He was born June 22, 1923, to Jacob A. and Lottie (Morlan) Pell in Clay County, Indiana. Glen attended Van Buren High School, graduating in 1941. He was attending Purdue University when called to service in February, 1943. ...
Gail Carlene McLin (10/29/07)
Gail Carlene McLin, 61, Brazil, died at 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007, at her residence. She was born Jan. 16, 1946, in Mt. Clemens, Mich., as the daughter of John H. and Anne Meeks Myers. Following graduation from high school she began a career in food service, working for several years at DePauw University and the Indiana Reception Diagnostic Center. She was married to Earl W. McLin who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents...
Marvin "Butch" Virgin (10/29/07)
Marvin "Butch" Virgin, 58, Brazil, passed away this week at his residence. Moore Funeral Home was chosen for cremation services. A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Moore Funeral Home. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information...
Geraldine "Geri" H. Witty (10/29/07)
Geraldine "Geri" H. Witty, 59, Brazil, passed away Oct. 27, 2007, at 4:35 a.m., in her home, in the presence of her loving family. Services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 1 p.m., at French Funeral Home with Pastor Tony Alstott officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m...
Joanna Faye Jackson Minor (10/29/07)
Joanna Faye Jackson Minor, 76, Center Point, passed away at 2:21 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at Terre Haute Union Hospital. Servces will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007, at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m., Monday, Oct. 29, 2007, at the funeral home...
CRIME WATCH MAP (10/29/07)
The following incidents occurred Oct. 15-23. If anyone has any information regarding these cases, or any others, contact Brazil City Police Department at 446-2211. Thefts 1. Monday, Oct.15: Patrolman Henry Wallen responded to a theft report by Becky Westfall, 920 W. Noble St. Westfall reported someone entered her vehicle while parked in front of her home, taking the car keys and her ID...
PUBLIC RECORD 10-30 (10/29/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 29: Clay Superior Court " Civil Riddell National Bank Vs. April Warren and Andrew Warren: Civil Collections Freedom Auto Acceptance Vs. Alice Bemis: Civil Collections...