[The Brazil Times nameplate] Fair ~ 57°F  
High: 65°F ~ Low: 45°F
Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Stories from Thursday, October 6, 2005

Physician says, 'Don't panic' over avian flu (10/06/05)
U.S. Sen. Evan Bayh, D, Ind., sponsored an amendment to the Department of Defense appropriations bill that would create an emergency fund to be used in the event of an outbreak of avian flu. The Senate approved the amendment late last week. "Passage of this amendment is a major step forward in our efforts to prepare the country for a possible flu pandemic," Bayh said in an address on the Senate floor. ...
Showing school spirit (10/06/05)
Northview High School students are showing their school spirit all week long in preparation of Homecoming on Friday. Tuesday was "Formal Day," and these students dressed to the nines! Pictured in front are senior Christy Faulk, junior Brianna Wilkerson, senior Madason Stevenson, In the back are senior Sarah Cox, senior Kaleigh Bennett, junior Jordan Jenkins, senior David Somheil, senior Nick Karn, senior Jenae Huffman and junior Lacy Lane...
Utility officials say local electric rates should remain stable (10/06/05)
- Cinergy expects to spend $1.08 billion on pollution controls in coming year Executives from the Plainfield office of Cinergy/PSI met with area officials Monday in Terre Haute to ease concerns related to rising energy costs. Kay Pashos, President of PSI Energy, assured the audience, including county commissioners, school officials and Brazil Mayor Tom Arthur, that electric bills would remain stable, due in part to an upcoming merger with Duke Energy...
Pump Prices (10/06/05)
The prices for regular, unleaded fuel this morning at Clay County gas stations were: BRAZIL AREA I-70 AREA CLAY CITY AREA The Brazil Times is offering free car pooling want-ads to people seeking rides or want to offer rides. Call 446-2216 for more information...
Clay City earns pair of conference volleyball wins (10/06/05)
Carey Fox photo Chelsee Gerber had eight assists and seven points in a win over Eastern Greene. The Clay City Eels earned a pair of wins this week, taking a Tuesday night, 25-15, 25-20, 25-22 decision over Eastern Greene. Sarah Kennedy had 15 points, six kills and five blocks and Ashley McCullough added 12 kills and eight blocks for the victorious Eels. Angie Camp contributed nine points with three blocks and three kills. Chelsee Gerber added eight assists and seven points...
LORETTA M. COWARD YOCKEY COOKSEY (10/06/05)
Loretta M. Coward Yockey Cooksey, 76, of Knightsville, IN, died at 5:39 p.m. Tuesday, October 4, 2005 ,at Cloverleaf Health Care Facility in Knightsville. Born December 5, 1928, in Lafayette, IN, she was the daughter of Kenneth C. and Dorothy A. Shoup Coward. On February 13, 1993, she married Harry E. Cooksey in Brazil. She attended the Wesley Chapel Church. She enjoyed reading mystery novels but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her friends and family...