Brazil Times News News headlines from the Brazil Times newspaper in Brazil, Indiana en-us St. John's planning bazaar St. John’s United Church of Christ will host its annual Fall Bazaar on Nov. 5. The bazaar includes food, crafts, and auction items for an evening of enjoyment. Food will be served from 4:30 to 7... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:07:40 -0400 Trick or Treating at Towne Park Towne Park Assisted Living, 503 S. Murphy Ave., Brazil, is having a Halloween party for the community from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Oct. 31. In addition to popcorn, games and movies, a family-sized basket... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:59:03 -0400 Traffic patterns to shift near S.R. 46 bridge in Vigo County The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces I-70 traffic will shift back into the original westbound lanes this evening, weather permitting. At that time motorists will begin... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:50:22 -0400 Local Election 2016: Keller, Deal vying for recorder’s office Republican Patricia (Nichole) Keller, 34, of Brazil like her Democratic opponent, Brad Deal, 59, of Brazil, would like to maintain the level of service the public currently has under Recorder Joe... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:08:59 -0400 Local Election 2016: 2 funeral directors on ballot for coroner Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:53:41 -0400 What is this public question about hunting? Question on ballot could make hunting, fishing rights part of state constitution Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:40:50 -0400 Deadline approaching for Senate Republican internship The deadline to apply for an internship with the Indiana Senate Republican Caucus is quickly approaching. Applications for the internship program, which includes positions in the Senate’s... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:32:21 -0400 Red Ribbon Week kicks off Kevin Wanzer and Sharon Blair (not shown) entertained, informed and motivated Northview High School students Tuesday. Wanzer began his speaking career in the 10th grade. Since then, he has spoken in... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:31:32 -0400 State Police announce results of ‘Prescription Drug Take Back’ On Saturday, the Indiana State Police participated in the 12th nationwide “Prescription Drug Take Back” initiative sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA.) The “Take Back” initiative... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:30:21 -0400 Tricks and treats may not be the best for your pets this Halloween Pets can add so much to our All Hallows Eve, otherwise known as Halloween is upon us. Children are picking out costumes and adults are stocking up on treats for goblins and princesses to avoid any... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:28:52 -0400 United Way seeking volunteers for review teams United Way of the Wabash Valley is looking for volunteers to help evaluate how best to allocate resources to maximize positive impact in the Wabash Valley. Volunteers are needed to serve as members... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:26:57 -0400 BRAZIL BUZZ: The beauty of fall is upon us I hope you have been enjoying the beauty of the season. It is such a wonderful time of the year. I have been staying close to home these days. It has now been almost four weeks since my surgery. It... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:24:58 -0400 CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: Prairie City Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:21:49 -0400 CCRTA fall social is Thursday The Clay County Retired Teachers Association will host its annual fall social on Thursday. The dinner meeting will take place at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds with registration at 5:30 p.m. and... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:17:27 -0400 Cure de Cancer is this Saturday Cure de Cancer participants will be riding along a bike path starting Jones Trailhead of the Heritage Trail in East Glen to Veterans Memorial Park. Officials urge participants to pay attention to all... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:34:46 -0400 JAIL BOOKINGS October 22-25, 2016 The following jail booking occurred October 22-25: Hall, Jordan Micah Stephen, 22, Indianapolis: Possession of Methamphetamine (F6) and Probation order violation (MC) Lawson, Howard D., 53. Terre... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:41:41 -0400 COURT NEWS October 22-25, 2016 The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during October 22-25: LVNV Funding vs Makenzie Swalls State vs Eric S. Neese, 27: Domestic battery JKG Property Group LLC vs Cheri Freeman... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:40:28 -0400 State requiring local government units adopt internal controls to protect assets Government officials in every branch of government in the State of Indiana will be trained in new internal control rules by Dec. 31, said Daniel A. Hedden, C.P.A. with H. J. Umbaugh and Associates,... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:32:13 -0400 One for the Community Local marching bands host community performances ahead of state competitions The Clay City Imperial Regiment (below) and the Northview Marching Knights (above) conducted community performances this... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:10:12 -0400 Couple to wed on November 5 Rick and Janis Dorsey, of Avon, are happy to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Jaclyn, to Mark Molewyk on November 5 at Avon United Methodist Church, Avon. Jaclyn is a... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:20:46 -0400 WVGS to present program In recognition of Indiana’s Bicentennial celebration, the Wabash Valley Genealogy Society is presenting a program titled, “Frontier Resources and the Society of Indiana Pioneers.” The presenter for... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:20:06 -0400 Thomas speaks at Genealogy Society meeting Amos Thomas was the guest speaker at the October Clay County Genealogy Society’s Meeting. His early American ancestor, John Thomas, came from Wales to Boston in the early 1800s. Three of his... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:19:17 -0400 COLLEGE NEWS: Neese makes Dean’s List Cole J. Neese, of Center Point, has made the Dean’s List for the August 2016 session in the College of Applied Technologies at the University of Northwestern Ohio. Full-time students must receive a... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:17:40 -0400 Clay County Planner October 24, 2015 Catholic Charities and the Knights of Columbus will have a mobile food pantry at Kennedy Crossing at 5 p.m. today. For more information, call 812-232-1447. The Lady Volunteers will host “Dinner is... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:16:33 -0400 Times to Trick-or-Treat announced The town of Carbon will have Halloween trick-or-treat hours from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sunday and Monday, Oct. 30 and 31, at homes with lights on. The town board will offer treats to local children and... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:16:22 -0400 Ashboro High School reunion Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:15:56 -0400 HONOR ROLLS First Grading Period High Distinction: Sierra Alsup, Makayla Barger, Katelyn Basch, Krista Bruner, Zane Burk, Blake Cummings, Maisie Eldridge, Jamison Fisher, Kyia Fox, Jillian Freeman, Peyton Gearld, Jadyn Griffin,... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:03:58 -0400 Knowing the Brazil Clay County Airport (This is part one of a two-part series about the history and current state of the Brazil Clay County Airport.) Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:49:45 -0400 What a Weekend The Northview Knights and Clay City Eels volleyball teams earned sectional titles this weekend, while the Northview Marching Knights earned a trip to the Indiana State School Music Association State... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:45:42 -0400 Adult literacy program offers free tutors The Clay County Adult Literacy Program has free private tutors to help those individuals who cannot read or would like to improve their reading skills. The tutoring program takes place at the Brazil... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:44:09 -0400 First Baptist again planning Thanksgiving dinner The First Baptist Church, 413 South Walnut St., Brazil, will host its 31st annual Thanksgiving Dinner at noon on Nov. 25. The family style dinner has no charge and everyone is welcome. Delivery is... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:43:19 -0400 1 hurt in fiery I-70 crash in Clay County _One lane open, cleanup expected in other lane for estimated three, four hours At 2 p.m. Saturday, Indiana State Police and Clay County emergency agencies responded to a three tractor-trailer... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:24:27 -0400 Keller, Deal running for County Recorder Patricia (Nichole) Keller (R), 34, of Brazil like her opponent, Brad Deal (D), 59, of Brazil would like to maintain the level of service the public currently has under Recorder Joe Dierdorf, who is... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:17:28 -0400 It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas It’s beginning to sound like Christmas at the Community Theatre of Clay County, Inc. The first rehearsal for the members of the upcoming production of “Christmas at the Lark” — A Dinner Theatre was... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:24:22 -0400 Record number of early voters reported so far Polls are busy as Clay County residents take advantage of early voting during the 2016 General Election. Absentee Voting Clerks Shirley Vanes and Karolyn Wegner said they have noticed record-breaking... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:22:12 -0400 Relay hosting kick-off event later this month The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of the Wabash Valley will kick off its annual campaign during a free event from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29 at Indiana State University’s Memorial... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:21:36 -0400 County hopes Eutectics Resources building will be sold after companies express interest but deal isn't completed The former Eutectics Resources building is apparently without a buyer once again, said Jim Coffenberry on Wednesday night. Coffenberry was reporting to the Clay County Redevelopment Commission,... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:16:28 -0400 Ground-breaking ceremonies slated for school upgrades To celebrate the new additions to Clay City Jr./Sr. High School and Northview High School, the public is invited to ground breaking ceremonies on Wednesday, Oct. 26. Clay City will host its event at... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:08:23 -0400 1 killed in I-70 crash in Indiana involving FFA bus PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State Police say a Utah man has died and nine other people have been injured in a four-vehicle pileup in central Indiana. Police say crash occurred Friday afternoon on... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:26:40 -0400 Clay City church to host concert The Taylors, a southern Gospel Trio from North Carolina, will be in concert at the Faith Southern Baptist Church in Clay City at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30. The Taylors are performing about 200 dates a... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:02:01 -0400 Church welcomes new pastor Submitted photo The congregation at New Way of the Cross Church has welcomed a new pastor, Patrick Newton, and his wife, Jody. The church is located one quarter of a mile east of Great Dane. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:01:21 -0400 When a simple idea catches fire, it can make amazing changes At first, I was caught unaware. It was mid-October and I was headed to the hospital where I serve in Clay County in southern Indiana. Alongside the highway, in the surrounding towns, and throughout... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:00:58 -0400 Staunton Scene: Oct. 22, 2016 This month’s Community Center Dinner prepared by the Lady Volunteers will be next Friday, Oct. 28, from 4 to 7 p.m. This is the annual dinner in which all proceeds go to support the Posey Township... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:00:28 -0400 Church News: Oct. 22, 2016 Annunciation Church Confessions will be heard today from 3-3:45 p.m. and Sunday from 8-8:45 a.m. There will be no 9 a.m. Mass this Tuesday morning at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. This Sunday at noon... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:59:06 -0400 Community Theatre of Clay County among those receiving project funding from Indiana Arts Commission TERRE HAUTE — On behalf of the Indiana Arts Commission, Arts Illiana will award 12 arts organizations and arts providers — including the Community Theatre of Clay County — grant funding for the... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:42:45 -0400 Vigo 4-H Council hosting bazaar The Vigo County 4-H Council will host its annual Holiday Bazaar at the Vigo County Fairgrounds in Terre Haute Saturday, Nov. 19 at 9 a.m. There will be 90 craft vendors with holiday items for sale.... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:40:32 -0400 COURT NEWS October 20-21, 2016 The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during October 20-21: State vs Derek W. Duncan, 25: Possession of marijuana State vs Raymond A. Walters Jr., 49: Possession of... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:23:20 -0400 VIDEO: Senior Selections: Son of fallen soldier learns of father he never met January 14, 1945 was a cold day in Belgium. It was also the day Pfc. Harry Kent would experience the best and the worst of life a man could have. Staff Sgt. John Mace was standing near Kent when the... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:49:24 -0400 Knights complete epic rally to advance in sectional SULLIVAN – The Northview Knights found themselves on life support a couple of different times in Thursday’s opening round sectional volleyball match against host Sullivan. Trailing one game to none... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:15:26 -0400 Hamilton Center hosting awards dinner next week Hamilton Center will host its annual awards dinner Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in Hulman Center in Terre Haute. The event will feature keynote speaker Kevin Hines. Hines, a suicide survivor and mental... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:31:14 -0400 Colorful new park a labor of love, historical society members say The new Clay County Historical Society Bicentennial Memorial Legacy Park was dedicated recently by its members in conjunction with the bicentennial celebrations in Indiana. This Legacy Park is an... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:06:02 -0400 Drug Take Back Day is Saturday On Saturday, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is sponsoring the 12th nationwide “Prescription Drug Take Back” initiative. The “Take Back” initiative seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:49:12 -0400 Highway department changes number The Clay County Highway Department has changed its telephone number to 812-448-9040. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:25:30 -0400 Library hosting apple butter program The Brazil Public Library will host the program “Apple Butter” at 6 p.m. Nov. 1. There will be recipes of regular and crockpot apple butter shared at the program. Those interested must RSVP by Oct.... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:25:10 -0400 INDOT hosting meeting on transportation plan Indiana Department of Transportation-Transit is conducting a public meeting for the regional coordinated public transit-human services transportation plan update for Clay, Putnam, Parke and... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:57:05 -0400 JAIL BOOKINGS October 18-20, 2016 **CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following jail booking occurred October 18-20: Fulk, Matthew David, 32, Bowling Green: Failure to appear (MA) Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:05:39 -0400 COURT NEWS October 18-20, 2016 The following filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during October 18-20: Credit Acceptance Corp. vs Kock E. Chenoweth State vs Larry D. Bowman, 47: Theft Breanna Marie Ellington vs Bryant... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:04:01 -0400 Veterans benefits offset assisted living expense Wartime U.S. veterans and surviving spouses may be eligible for a special monetary benefit that can be used toward assisted living expenses. Towne Park Assisted Living of Brazil and Veterans... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:39:53 -0400 Senior Selections: “My eyes water all the time so I don’t have dry eyes!” Does the headline of this story sound familiar? Chronic Dry Eye is a multi-factorial disease of the tears and ocular surface, caused by advanced age, contact lens wear, certain medications, eye... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:31:57 -0400 Senior Selections: 5 organizational tips to simplify your life, disability and death Electronic devices, computer software, and the Internet are expanding what we can do and the ways we can do it at a mind-boggling pace. Technology can simplify or complicate life, depending on how... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:23:23 -0400 Board certified physician Stockrahm to speak at Towne Park about Alzheimer’s disease Towne Park Assisted Living of Brazil will host a special presentation given by Board Certified Physician of Internal Medicine and Hospice/Palliative Care, Dr. Stockrahm. He will present on the... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:17:15 -0400 Senior Selections: Wills Wills should be considered as an important part of most people’s estate planning. This applies to parents, especially those with children, as well as senior citizens and those in between. Why is this... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:14:42 -0400 Senior Selections: Do you have a foot or ankle injury? Aches and pains may seem like every day occurrences as we get older, but not all pain is “arthritis” or something “you just have to live with.” A new activity which does not seem strenuous can result... Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:47:55 -0400