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Stories from Wednesday, July 19, 2006

Bain returns to roots at SPHS (07/19/06)
Dan Bain is quite familiar with how things are ran at South Putnam Jr./Sr. High School. He grew up in the area, graduated from the school, and has sent his children through the school corporation. So when an opening for assistant principal came up, Bain took a shot...
Letter thief targets area sign boards (07/19/06)
Staff Writer Thieves left their mark on various Greencastle businesses this week in a way that only Pat Sajak and Vanna White might appreciate. It would seem that someone either thought they were being funny or wondered if anyone would notice when they made off with dozens of letter "R's" posted on signs in front of local establishments...
Rep. Thomas changes focus for his future (07/19/06)
BRAZIL -- State Rep. Andy Thomas (R-District 44) said Tuesday he feels his legislative career has come full circle following announcement of his withdrawal from the fall General Election, but he remained mum about the possibility of running for office in the future...
Daniels: State on right track (07/19/06)
After chugging down a glass of orange juice and a sip of coffee, Gov. Mitch Daniels appeared ready to tackle a day of fielding questions from reporters. Although the day began a little earlier than normal for Daniels on Tuesday. Prior to making an appearance in Terre Haute to promote the State Road 641 project -- a proposed bypass around the city -- Daniels made a pit stop at The Brazil Times for a round table discussion with staff members from three Rust Communication newspapers, including the BannerGraphic.. ...
Nov. 7, 1954-July 13, 2006 (07/19/06)
Ronald Lee Skelton, 51, North Vernon, formerly of Indianapolis, died Thursday at his residence. Born in Avilla, he was the son of James O. and Eleanor I. Shinn Skelton. He was a self-employed drywall finisher. Surviving are his mother, Eleanor I. Shinn Skelton, North Vernon; brothers, A. Keene Skelton, North Vernon, D. Joseph Skelton and William D. Skelton, both of Avon; sisters, Rebecca H. Chlumsky of Indianapolis, and Cathleen P. Beaudin, Hammondsport, N.Y.; seven nieces and seven nephews...
March 19, 1985-July 21, 2006 (07/19/06)
Aaron C. Kesler, 21, Ladoga, died Monday at his residence. Born in Danville, he was the son of Danny W. and Patty (Howard) Kesler. A 2003 graduate of Southmont High School, he worked in multi-serve at Steel Dynamics in Pittsboro. He was taking his last class to receive his associate degree in fire science and safety to become a fourth generation firefighters. He was a member of National Cross Country Association and St. Bernard's Catholic Church...