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Independence Examiner (Newspaper) - May 16, 1990, Independence, Missouri Fast facts Page 2�?the examiner wednesday May 16,1990 the fast facts summarizes much of the Days top news. Some stories May be found in greater detail elsewhere in the stranded in flood Waters heavy Rains in the area tuesday overflowed Rivers flooded Homes and stranded motorists. Steadily rising water and Strong currents kept Tammie Ritchie 26, stranded in a tree on the East Side of Buckner Tarsney Road for approximately 45 minutes tuesday afternoon after she drove her car into 414 feet of water. Ritchie was rescued by two firefighters and a paramedic As she Clung to a tree approximately one half mile South of route dam holds residents in the Lake Village subdivision in South Blue Springs were advised twice they might have to evacuate As water Rose in the subdivisions Lake. But the dam held and water in basements was the worst of the delays the Jackson county sports Complex authority will delay donating $10,000 to the committee that supported a tax Issue benefiting the Truman sports Complex. The authority wants to see records of How the committee spent its Money. State Law prohibits a government Agency from using Public Money to advocate passage or defeat of a ballot Issue. An area Man has filed a complaint with the states Campaign finance review committee on the proposed for county democratic county executive candidate Marsha Murphy outlined today major county charter changes she will push for As county executive if voters authorize reinstatement of a charter commission nov. 6. Her suggestions include limiting the county executive to two terms and having legislative vacancies filled by a direct Public vote rather than by fellow setback thwarting company Hopes to have rumble Landfill reopened by now the state is sending waste management inc. A letter that could set Back a decision on the landfills expansion several months. Anita Randolph spokeswoman for the department of natural resources said department engineers Are preparing another list of questions about the request to expand and will Send it to waste management later this panel the Independence judicial commission selected tuesday judge Scott King former judge Gary Titus and attorney David Sperry As its candidates to serve As a municipal judge for the next two years. The commissions nominees will now be sent to mayor Bill car despite reports she a alive Springfield to. A reports of Rose Marie Posey a demise remain greatly exaggerated but she concedes she a does no to feel so Good after trying to prove to the government and an insurance company she a indeed alive. A a in a so about this i just shake a the 73-year-old Springfield resident said. Posey was first declared dead in March by a . Treasury department computer. She Learned about the error in april when she did no to receive her $871.13 monthly pension Check. The mistake was corrected but its apparently still lingering in government computers. On thursday Posey opened a letter from medicare and found the National health insurer had denied payment for minor surgery on her foot done March 16. A the Date of this service was reported to be after the Date of death a said the computer generated letter addressed to her. A i just want to take a Hammer to All these computers any More a Posey said. Her podiatrists office is waiting to hear from medicare about the $25 Bill. Last week Posey complained to the Railroad retirement Board which pays her pension and to travellers medicare the insurer that handles the boards medicare payments. But on monday the medicare computer still listed her As dead. A your computer shows her Date of death As 12-31-89,�?� said Debbie Petersen Public services representative for travellers medicare in Salt Lake City Utah. We May have to wait another to years another 20 years for a picture of that Christopher Burge Christie a president after a Vincent Van Gogh painting sold for a record $82.5 million Penter who will have 14 Days to select which one will be the judge. Region by. Banning tvs goes to governor Jefferson City the Missouri general Assembly sent gov. John Ashcroft a Bill tuesday restricting use of All terrain vehicles in Waterways. The House sent Ashcroft the at Bill on a 128-1 vote. It included Senate language Banning tvs in streams except for farming purposes or to Ford a waterway. The House added language saying landowners can ride tvs in streams on their property but can to give others permission to do pay raise Jefferson City a Bill giving All state court judges a pay raise was sent to gov. John Ashcroft on tuesday by the Senate on a 25-5 vote after the House earlier in the Day Cut the increase for supreme court judges from 15 percent to 7 percent a the same raise As for All other state judges. Under the Bill supreme court judges would get $91,594 a year appeals court judges would earn $85,500 circuit court judges would get $79,164 and associate circuit court judges would receive $69,713.advocates lobby Jefferson City pro Choice advocates expressed disappointment during a lobby Day about House passage of an antiabortion amendment. The members of the Missouri Alliance for Choice converged on the Capitol tuesday to distribute Small . Flags to lawmakers and ask for their votes against further abortion release swollen Waters Liberty Texas a water from a swollen Reservoir tumbled through floodgates in an Ever More powerful weather yes Virginia the rain has stopped for now. Thursday is shaping up As a dry Day with sunny skies and a High of 74 degrees. Tonight a forecast Calls for Clearing skies cooler temperatures with a Low in the to upper 4 is. Quotes a when we started this everyone called us a eat now we re being recognized As one of the most fit towns in the a Bill Reger director of a program in Wellsburg w.va., aimed at reducing heart disease in Rural America. A they did everything together. It looks like Romeo and Juliet. They just wanted to be together. Its sad but its a rest Home manager Madeline Rosenberg speaking about a couple married for 53 years who died in their sleep together in their nursing Home room on the same night. Lottery Missouri pick 3 winning numbers tuesday 7, 5 and 7. Straightener ticket paid $500 any order ticket paid $160. Wednesday evening May 16,1990 6 00 6 30 7 00 i 7 30 8 00 8 30 9 00 i 9 30 i 10 00 10 30 11 00 i 11 30 i i broadcast stations o Newt entertainment tonight in stereo unsolved mysteries in stereo g night court auntie maim Quot r g dear John in stereo g Shannon a Deal Quot Sanctuary Quot in stereo g news tonight show in stereo cheers part 2 of 2 q 0 Newt wheel of Fortune g Jake and the Fatmen Quot Chinatown. My Chinatown Quot in stereo g movie a hands of a murderer 1990, mystery Edward Woodward John Hillerman Anthony Andrews. Premiere. In stereo g news Simon a Simon Quot the Case of Don Diablo Quot fall Guy g o Newt Ineide edition wonder years in stereo g head of the Clasa g Doogie howler . In stereo g Brewster place in i stereo g equal Justice Quot false images Quot in stereo in news Cosby show in stereo g a a so Quot Billfold syndrome Quot current affair 0 Mcneil Lohrer Newt hour sing sesame Street remembers Joe Raposo and Hie music in stereo g movie a sidewalk stories Quot 1989, comedy Charles Lane Nicole Alysia Sandye Wilson in stereo a nightly business world of ideas with Bill Moyers frontline Quot seven Days in Bensonhurst Quot g 0 who t the Bott Quot charmed lives a g or. Belvedere stakeout Quot g Beverly Hillbillies g Andy Griffith movie is Wall Street 1987, drama Michael Douglas. Oliver Stone s chronicle of the Rise and fall of an ambitious stockbroker and is involvement with a ruthless corporate Raider. Michael Douglas won an Oscar. Artello hell scheduled Singer Tracy Chapman comic Elayne Booster. Twilight zone Quot Heater a full Faith Church of love Gloria word alive Triumph Over tragedy featured Dave Roever a powerful testimony of his life. Ineide Story John Ankerberg 700 club i this in the life Larry Rica a a Hunter a Barq Diplomat stages terrorist bombings gun smoke Quot Charlie noon Quot movie class 1983 Rob Lowe. A Lustful teen has an innocence ending affair i with an older woman but complications arise when he discovers who she really is. Honeymooners movie testy a the verdict Quot 1982, drama Paul Newman Charlotte rampling Jack Warden. I Cable stations a Rill acts 30 Good minutes this in the life Ben Heden insight american Tei Ehaet United methodist Houston Cope for these Elmee american Tei Ehaet search am movie Quot the Robe 1953, drama Richard Burton Jean Simmons. Victor mature. A physically and emotionally deteriorated roman Tribune is ordered to execute three criminals in Jerusalem. Movie is Demetrius and the gladiators 1954, adventure Victor mature. In biblical times a Christian slave defies the word of god Only to reaffirm his Faith. Mola att Quot the abbe Quot 1953, drama Richard Burton Jean Simmons Victor mature. Ase new wilderness Bottom line Quot world of survival Island m danger America at War bomber agonies heroes Quot Lan Fraser Quot j our Century comrades in arms j living dangerously transatlantic diary Quot j Greg Eulgen at the improve America at War Harvea Quot Lan Fraser Quot i 1r i ois movie a Superman la 1980. Fantasy Christopher Reeve. Pm cont d movie is Star wars 1977, science fiction Mark Hamill Carrie Fisher Harrison Ford. In stereo pm movie Quot How to marry a millionaire 1953, comedy Betty Grable Lauren Bacall. Three actresses use an expensive apartment As bait for Rich husbands. In stereo Mola tee Quot King of Kings Quot 1982, drama Jaffrey Hunter Harry esp Sporte Center Home run Derby r major league baseball Magazine major league baseball teams to be announced. Live spor Acanter baseball tonight great american baseball quiz fam scarecrow and mrs. King Charity begins at Home movie is the proud ones Quot 1956. Western Robert Ryan. Virginia Mayo. Jeffrey Hunter 700 club scarecrow end mrs. King Tail of the dancing weasel Quot movie tee Quot the proud ones Quot 11958, Western Robert Ryan Virginia Mayo. No movie 2 the wrong Guys 0988. Comedy Louie Anderson pm Contd movie see say anything 1989. Comedy drama John Cusack Lone Skye. John Mahoney. In stereo pg-13 g movie to Quot a sight in the life of Jimmy Reardon 1988, comedy River Phoenix. A j suburban High Schnoo graduate looks toward an Uncertain future in 1962 Chicago. A re movie atty Quot third degree Burn Quot 1989. Mystery treat Williams Virginia Madsen g life Spenser for hire Arthur s Wake Quot moonlighting Quot those lips. Those lies Quot test of time from Niv to aids Kenny a Dolly real love Spenser for hire Quot one for my daughter Quot Macgruder a loud Quot Stopover Man Quot Max movie is 2 Quot Young Sherlock Holmes 1985 Nicholas Rowe. Pg-13 cont d movie see Scrooge 1988 three ghosts give a greedy network executive a Long overdue attitude adjustment in this parody of the Charles Dickens classic. Pg-13 g movie titty a a caddis Murray Rodney Dane irises Quot 1980, comedy Chevy Chase Bill Ler fiend. Re a Mola atty Quot of pea ti981, comedy Bill Murray Harold Ramis Warren Oates. Re q Nick Dennis the menace Looney tunes Dobie Gillis bewitched Quot Prodigy a Green acres Quot the Price of apples a Donna Reed to be a boy Quot beet of saturday night live Rowan a Martin s laugh in my three Bona Patty Duke Zlatar eded helps an ostracized boy make room for daddy show movie titty Quot High spirits 1988, comedy Peter o Toole Daryl Hannah Steve Guttenberg in stereo pg-13�?T movie s�?T2 bloodsport 1988. Adventure Jean Claude Van Damme Donald Gibb. Leah Ayres. In stereo a re super Dave g i movie summer Jop 1989, comedy Amy Baxter Sherrie Rose. Can mayor. In stereo re movie titty Quot school Daze r g tic movie is Gorham 1988. Drama Tommy Lee Jones r cont d movie 2 sea so evil hear so evil Quot 1989 Gene Wilder. Two new yorkers one Blind and the other deaf Are forced to rely upon each other after witnessing a murder movie it Jojo dancer your life is calling Quot 1988, drama Richard Pryor. Debbie Allen. Art Evans. In stereo r movie testy Quot Young Frankenstein Quot 197i, comedy Gene Wilder Marty Feldman tar Garr. In stereo pm nth music Row video in stereo conversation with Dineh in stereo on stage featured Mark Collie. Nashville now scheduled Bill Anderson Tanya Tucker Justin Tubb Lacosta in stereo Crook and Chase in stereo conversation with Dinah r in stereo on stage featured Mark Conia. R Nash Villa now scheduled Bill Anderson Tanya Tucker Justin Tubb Lacoste r int Buga Bunny a Pale Contd Aba basketball playoff teams to be announced. Live g movie Quot action of the Tiger Quot 1957 an american adventurer smuggles an anticommunist refugee and a group of children out of the albanian mountains into grates. Movie tee Quot the rack�?~d1956, drama won Abbott and costello night court Mac s dilemma movie it a Superman in the quasi for peace 1987, fantasy Christopher Reeve Gene Hackman. Jackie Cooper. Newt g Usa tonight comedy tonight Hill Street blues Quot can world War Iii a an attitude Quot movie try Quot a strange adventure web Jeffersons True confessions Sanford end son movie se12 dirty Dingus Magee 1970. Comedy Frank Sinatra. In the 1800$. A Slippery Crook finds himself in Possession of a Strongbox which a s unable to open. Movie the Man who loved cat dancing Quot 1973, drama Burt Reynolds. Sarah Miles. An outlaw Falls in love with the sole survivor of a train his gang robbed and must outwit his cohorts to ensure her escape. Mola titty Quot Lone Star Quot 1952 history on May 16,1929, the first Academy awards were presented during a banquet at the Hollywood Roosevelt Rains delay area tournaments heavy Rains have left the state High school District baseball tournaments and the greater Kansas City softball tourney in limbo. Because of heavily soaked playing Fields the tournaments May be unable to get under Way until next week. Area class 4-a baseball tournaments Are scheduled for Crysler stadium Hickman Mills Minnetonka and Liberty. Englewood Christian is playing in a i a District at Concordia and St. Mary a in a 2-a District at Smithville. Blue Springs Park Hill Leeds Summit and Raytown Are in the semifinals of the greater Kansas City tournament at fort to play the Kansas City comets at 7 30 tonight at Kansas City a Kemper Arena play Host to Baltimore in the third game of the miss Eastern division finals. Kansas City trails the Best of seven series 2-0. A crowd of 7,500 is expected and tickets in All Price ranges remain for the game. Esp is taping the game to be aired at la . rained out rain washes out the Kansas City royals and Boston red sox. The royals Are 11-20 and in last place in the Al West which has Many fans Clam Moring for the head of manager John sets on lakers the Phoenix suns oust the los Angeles lakers in five games and the Detroit pistons eliminate new York in five games to Advance in the Aba playoff series. The suns Down the lakers 106-103 while Detroit won 95-84. Portland stopped san Antonio 138-132 in overtime to take a 3-2 Lead in that Seattle coach . Jones who coached the Boston celtics to a pair of Aba championships in the 1980s, is the new coach of the Seattle supersonics. Sonics spokesman Jim Rupp confirmed today that the 58-year-old Jones has replaced Bernie Bickerstaff who moves up to team vice president of operations. Major leagues american league Boston at Kansas City ppd., rain Cleveland 5, Oakland 4 California 8, Milwaukee 3 National league St. Louis 4, Houston 0 Cincinnati 5, Pittsburgh 4,11 innings Aba playoffs Phoenix 106, la lakers 103 Portland 138, san Antonio 132 2 of Detroit 95, new York 84 cycling in China american cyclist Kevin Foster rides atop the a two month Long journey Riding the length of westernmost Section of the great Wall in the Wall. Jay Guan is located in China a Jay Guan China. On saturday Foster began Northwestern Ginsu province. Flow today threatening to swamp 200 Square Miles of Southeastern Texas. Parts of Arkansas flooded since May i were declared a disaster area tuesday by president Bush. On the red River which climbed toward a 45-year High National guardsmen worked to Shore up a weakened levee protecting the town of reviewed Washington the House is looking for ways to help raise the Standard of living for More than 8 million americans living along the Southern Section of the Mississippi River the nations poorest Region. Two subcommittees today were reviewing recommendations in a report released tuesday by the lower Mississippi Delta development surrounding buildings in Estonia Riga .s.r. Guards surrounded government buildings in the secessionist Republic of Estonia today after soviet loyalists converged on parliament in what the Premier called a failed a coup lawmakers in neighbouring Lithuania began a closed door debate on new proposals designed to end an impasse with soviet president Mikhail s. Gorbachev. Calm was reported in All three Baltic paralyses Managua Nicaragua a a pro sandinista strike virtually paralysed Public services in the capital today putting staggering pressures on the 3-week-old government of Violeta Barrios de Chamorro. Nicaraguan and . Government officials accused the once ruling sandinista National liberation front of trying to undermine the conservative administration a charge no sandinista official has denied publicly so angers . Manila Philippines a a . Official reacted angrily today when the Philippines claimed the United states owes it More than $222 million in compensation and that the debt could jeopardize talks on american bases. At Clark air base More than 600 people attended a memorial service for two . Airmen slain sunday by communist rebels opposed to the bases. Us ,"1 i mar i. Blue Ridge mall . 353-6362 direct Diamond importers

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