Brazil Times Headlines http://www.thebraziltimes.com News from the Brazil Times newspaper in Brazil, Indiana en-us Eels show improvement, but fall short on senior night http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389197.html By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY — Four Clay City seniors played their final game on their home court Thursday night as Riverton Parke came calling. The Eels were in tune-up mode heading... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 22:39:29 -0500 4 charged in death of 9-year-old boy with cerebral palsy http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389165.html TERRE HAUTE (AP) — A judge entered not guilty pleas Thursday on behalf of four people charged with neglect in the death of a malnourished 9-year-old western Indiana boy with cerebral palsy. Vigo... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:00:19 -0500 Delay expected in radio broadcasting from Brazil http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389162.html Radio broadcasting from 111 W. National Ave., Brazil, will be delayed until May and possibly Memorial Day, said Dave Crooks, president and general manager of DLC Inc. Crooks had planned to broadcast... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:56:13 -0500 Quad County PARP Program is March 10 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389161.html Purdue Extension in Brown, Monroe, Morgan and Owen counties is once again presenting its Quad County PARP Program. This program will offer educational seminars talking about the realities of... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:54:59 -0500 Apiary specialist to discuss beekeeping in Clay County March 17 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389160.html Are you a beekeeper interested in learning more about managing your hives, or a novice looking to expand their knowledge of bee biology? On March 17, Krispn Given, an apiary specialist with Purdue... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:54:23 -0500 State’s revenue department offers refund, payment tips http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388804.html Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:53:41 -0500 No major injuries in Brazil crash http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389159.html Shortly after 12:35 p.m. Thursday, emergency response personnel responded to a two-vehicle accident on U.S. 40 at the intersection of Wesleyan Church Drive. Members of the Brazil City police and fire... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:50:32 -0500 Changes to immigration enforcement not likely to create big changes at jail http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388341.html WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including people arrested for traffic... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:49:06 -0500 Two hurt in crash near Clay City http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388712.html Two drivers were injured after their vehicles were involved in a near head-on crash at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The accident occurred on S.R. 246, about one-half mile west of S.R. 59 and Clay City. A... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:47:05 -0500 News & Notes http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389157.html Brazil Public Library will host “Let’s Play Cards” at 6 p.m. March 7. Guests will learn how to play Rummy and be provided food. RSVP by March 4 by calling 812-448-1981. Purdue Extension of Clay... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:44:35 -0500 Source of deadly Mechanic Street fire undetermined, investigators say ‘Multiple sources’ could have started the blaze http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388690.html The Indiana State Fire Marshal’s office has concluded its investigation of the fatal house fire in Brazil Dec. 5 that took lives of three people. Investigators said there was no way to determine the... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:41:54 -0500 Beverly “Bev” Sue Chaney http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389136.html Beverly “Bev” Sue Chaney, age 50, joined her Heavenly Father on the morning of February 22, 2017. Her legacy is survived by her husband, Timothy Edmond Chaney; her sons and their partners, Eric Shawn... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:38:49 -0500 COURT NEWS February 22-23, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389127.html The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during February 22-23: Capital One Bank (USA) vs Crystal C. Randall Midland Funding LLC vs Bryan Bell State vs Andrew J. Estes, 36:... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:35:56 -0500 COURT NEWS February 22-23, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389126.html The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during February 22-23: Capital One Bank (USA) vs Crystal C. Randall Midland Funding LLC vs Bryan Bell State vs Andrew J. Estes, 36:... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:35:48 -0500 New extension educator glad to be back in Clay County http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2389030.html Jeff Pell, who recently became the youth development extension educator in Clay County, spoke Wednesday at the Brazil Rotary Club.  Pell lives in Rockville and is a Clay County native.  Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:01:58 -0500 Family member of Terre Haute police officer accused in shooting incident http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388822.html A member of the family of a Terre Haute Police Department officer has been accused in a shooting. Wednesday at approximately 12:06 p.m., the Terre Haute Police Department responded to the Warren... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:28:29 -0500 Rose Emma Olson http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388798.html Rose Emma Olson, 96, Brazil, Indiana flew up to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. She was born in Carbon, Indiana on September 7, 1920 to the... Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:45:24 -0500 Vincennes Rivet rolls over lethargic Eels http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388407.html By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY — There have been plenty of ups and downs this season for the Clay City boys’ basketball team. However, head coach Vance Edmondson was left shaking his head... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:01:17 -0500 Morrison’s proposal to study autism-related programs, services advances http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388397.html The House of Representatives passed a proposal co-authored by State Rep. Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) that would task a study committee with examining autism-related programs and services. “More... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:30:54 -0500 Portable system will treat water during work http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388215.html For three months, starting at a date yet to be announced, Clay City’s water will be treated by a portable system setting on a semi-trailer while workers install new equipment in the building that... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:29:55 -0500 Union Health Foundation scholarship ap deadline March 1 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388396.html Union Health Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2017-18 academic year. Several scholarships are available to students pursuing degrees in healthcare as well as open major... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:28:57 -0500 CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: Lodi, Prattsville and Pratt: Three Names — One Location http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388394.html Lodi began as a small town in the northwestern part of Dick Johnson Township. It consisted of a school, a church and probably a couple dozen houses. It never had a post office with the name of Lodi,... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:24:35 -0500 BRAZIL BUZZ: Tragedy in Delphi conjures emotions for many http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388390.html It has only been a few days ago since the untimely deaths of two beautiful teenagers, Abigail Williams and Liberty German, near the Historical Monon High Bridge Trail in the tiny town of Delphi in... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:17:26 -0500 BRAZIL BUZZ: Tragedy in Delphi conjures emotions for many http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388389.html It has only been a few days ago since the untimely deaths of two beautiful teenagers, Abigail Williams and Liberty German, near the Historical Monon High Bridge Trail in the tiny town of Delphi in... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:17:14 -0500 GOALS Academy offers financial aid workshop http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388388.html GOALS Academy offers financial aid workshop IVY JACOBS Times Reporter Parents and students took advantage of a financial aid workshop at GOALS Academy Tuesday afternoon, but the help doesn’t stop... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:15:31 -0500 Planning under way for second Route 40 Fest http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388268.html The Route 40 Fest is being planned for the second year in downtown Brazil. It is tentatively scheduled for Sept. 16. “We are working with INDOT and we don’t think there will be any problem with... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:13:58 -0500 Quilt of Valor: WWII veteran Erwin surprised by honor for service http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388385.html A 41-year member of the local American Legion was recognized for his service in World War II Saturday afternoon. Luther Wallace Erwin, 92, of Brazil, arrived at the American Legion Post #2 unaware... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:05:27 -0500 Betty Mae Adams http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388358.html Betty Mae Adams, 82, passed away February 21, 2017 at Exceptional Living Center in Brazil. She was born February 10, 1935 in Vigo County, the daughter of Chester Barrows and Elsie (Crow) Barrows. She... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:54:52 -0500 JAIL BOOKINGS February 17-21, 2016 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388353.html The following individuals were booked into the facility on February 17-21, 2017: Baumgarner, Wade Tyler, 30, Clay City: Probation order violation (MC) Lantzy, Kylie Sue, 29, Cayuga, IN: Possession of... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:44:02 -0500 JAIL BOOKINGS February 17-21, 2016 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388352.html The following individuals were booked into the facility on February 17-21, 2017: Baumgarner, Wade Tyler, 30, Clay City: Probation order violation (MC) Lantzy, Kylie Sue, 29, Cayuga, IN: Possession of... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:43:53 -0500 COURT NEWS February 17-20, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388351.html The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during February 17-20: State vs Kimberly J. Hendrickson, 50: Burglary The following filings were reported in Clay Circuit Court during... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:43:19 -0500 COURT NEWS February 17-20, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388350.html The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during February 17-20: State vs Kimberly J. Hendrickson, 50: Burglary The following filings were reported in Clay Circuit Court during... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:43:10 -0500 Ford focused on stopping ‘the opioid epidemic’ http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388061.html The election (or appointment) of the state superintendent of public instruction dominated discussion at Monday’s meeting of the Clay County Republican Club. Sen. Jon Ford (38th district) updated the... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:29:28 -0500 ‘Souper Sundaes’ help group give back http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388015.html A local chapter of one of the largest fraternal organizations that both men and women can belong is reaching out to the community hoping to find new members. “We support various local and statewide... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:59:07 -0500 Students win prom giveaway http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388014.html The staff at Hoosier Homes & Land became very friendly with two Northview High School students during the company’s second annual prom giveaway. Jordan McMillin, 18, and Mackenzie Childress, 17, both... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:57:14 -0500 Clay City grad, FFA state officer helping kick off week dedicated to ag, leadership organization http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388007.html In October 2016, downtown Indianapolis was introduced to the National FFA Organization through the nearly 65,000 FFA members promoting blue jackets and gold standards, commemorating their annual... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:50:07 -0500 April 1 deadline to register for Indiana ‘Do Not Call’ list http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388006.html (AP) — Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill says Hoosiers have another month to add themselves to a list that will help them avoid unwanted calls from telemarketers. WRTV-TV in Indianapolis reports... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:42:24 -0500 Fundraiser for local veteran is Saturday http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388005.html There will be a fundraiser to help a local veteran pay medical bills Saturday at noon at the Veterans of Foreign War Post 1127. Ed Young, who is a lifetime member of the VFW, needs a helping hand to... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:39:09 -0500 Keeping a Historical Art Alive http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388004.html Clay County 4 H Sharp Shooters Archery Club Coordinator Judy Branham invited Ray France, known as “Meehkimotawiipici” which means in Miami language “he works flints”, to hold a presentation on... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:36:27 -0500 Russian Cossack Riders lived in Clay County http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388003.html Those present at the January Clay County Genealogical Society meeting were treated to a presentation titled “The Russians Are Coming” by Jim Hicks. His informative and entertaining PowerPoint... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:34:57 -0500 Tri Kappa gives books to local second-graders http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388002.html Tri Kappa recently completed its annual book project that purchases a new book for every second-grader at Clay Community Schools. Above with their new books are Van Buren Elementary School students.... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:32:58 -0500 Trump derangement syndrome vs. reality http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387996.html A recent letter to the editor contained the suggestion that “Trump wants to provoke terror attacks at home or abroad to gain emergency powers.” That sounds a lot like Trump derangement syndrome. If... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:24:44 -0500 Woman responds to letter about roads http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387997.html Thank you, Cathy Mullinix, for your article in The Brazil Times, January 20, 2017, about the conditions of our roads. Everything you said was true. I know a bridge, on County Road 700 North, that I... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:24:36 -0500 Elvis was in the building http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387692.html A crowd gathered for the enthusiastic Elvis tribute show by Ben Dake at the Clay County Senior Citizens Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Saturday evening. Dake, who has been performing in Terre Haute and... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:16:32 -0500 March Taizé scheduled for March 14 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2388000.html Persons of all faith traditions are invited to join the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, and the greater faith community of the Wabash Valley for an ecumenical Taizé Prayer... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:03:16 -0500 LOOK BACK to 1955 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387999.html • Now aren’t you sorry you waited so long before buying your 1955 on the license tag for your last year’s plate? All morning today two lines, 30 to 40 feet long, formed in front of the windows of the... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:01:30 -0500 JUST ASK ME: EMOJI THIS: http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387998.html WARNING: Reader beware, I recently witnessed and easily overheard about eight incidents that ticked me off, however the following are four of the worst events: 12:04 p.m. Friday, February 17, 2017:... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:58:31 -0500 Major changes may be coming to Medicare http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387995.html That’s not an insignificant question given the political shift in Washington. Now, with Republicans controlling the presidency and both houses of Congress, some ideas they’ve been pushing for years... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:53:11 -0500 Meandering with Messmer: "By George" http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387994.html “By George” The late Jane Mercer was a lovely lady. She was an accomplished artist but I think her greatest gift was her ability to write poems. Jane became a widow at the age of 51. Her children... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:51:10 -0500 Meandering with Messmer: "By George" http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387993.html “By George” The late Jane Mercer was a lovely lady. She was an accomplished artist but I think her greatest gift was her ability to write poems. Jane became a widow at the age of 51. Her children... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:50:57 -0500 Ag Technology & Nutrient Management Workshop http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387992.html Ceres Solutions, in conjunction with the Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District, will host an agricultural technology workshop on Friday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Brazil North Branch of... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:47:56 -0500 Clay County Planner February 21, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387991.html Joyce Oehler, who’s done extensive genealogical research on her own family and for patrons of the library with Clay County roots, will present a program called “Beginning Genealogy.” Those interested... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:47:16 -0500 Clay County Planner February 21, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387990.html Joyce Oehler, who’s done extensive genealogical research on her own family and for patrons of the library with Clay County roots, will present a program called “Beginning Genealogy.” Those interested... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:47:09 -0500 CLUB NEWS: The Brazil Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387989.html The Brazil Associate Chapter of Tri Kappa met Monday, Feb. 6 at Green Olive Catering. Our guest speaker, Jenny Chamberlain, spoke on the needs and activities of SOS, such as the Monday night family... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:44:53 -0500 Sectional draw made for boys basketball teams http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387959.html By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The second season is set to begin for boys basketball teams around the state after draws were made for the sectional that begins next week. The postseason draw has... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:10:57 -0500 COURT NEWS February 16-20, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387949.html The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during February 17-20: Midland Funding LLC vs Derek Latham State vs Georgiy Gudzev, 53: Possession of controlled substance State vs Deborah... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:39:42 -0500 COURT NEWS February 16-20, 2017 http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387948.html The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during February 17-20: Midland Funding LLC vs Derek Latham State vs Georgiy Gudzev, 53: Possession of controlled substance State vs Deborah... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:39:31 -0500 Richard “Dick” Allen Bartlow http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387852.html Richard “Dick” Allen Bartlow Dick is the son of Grace Dierdorf and Paul Munier. He was born July 28, 1937 and was a resident of Indianapolis. He was married to Norma Jean Halliburton, the love of his... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:21:42 -0500 Sam B. Cochran http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387840.html Sam B. Cochran, 90, passed away on Saturday February 18, 2017 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on December 31, 1926 in Center Point, IN to Cullen Cochran and Fern McCann Cochran.... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:47:30 -0500 Margaret Kattman http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387839.html Margaret Kattman, 98 of Arvada, CO, formerly of Clay County, passed away Sunday, February 12, 2017 in Colorado. She was born January 28, 1919 in Hutchinson, KS, the daughter of Cecil Wildin and... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:44:20 -0500 Charles Ronald “Ron” Lohrman http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387714.html Brazil, Indiana Charles Ronald “Ron” Lohrman, 78, took his last cast on Saturday February 18, 2017 at his home in Brazil with his family by his side. He was born on April 26, 1938 to the late Leslie... Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:04:19 -0500 Hendrich wraps up stellar career at state wrestling finals http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387644.html Times Staff Report INDIANAPOLIS -- Northview senior Jacob Hendrich wrapped up a stellar wrestling career for the Knights with an opening round loss at the IHSAA State Wrestling Finals on Friday... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:06:55 -0500 Knights capture senior night victory over county rival Eels http://www.thebraziltimes.com/story/2387477.html By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview Knights used a successful combination of physical post play and pressure, trapping defense in Friday’s county battle against Clay City. The formula... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:47:02 -0500