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Stories from Thursday, January 12, 2006

Cottrell back in court on Thursday (01/12/06)
Chad A. Cottrell appeared in Parke Circuit Court, Rockville, Ind., before Judge Sam Swaim Thursday for a pre-trial conference. Cottrell is accused of murdering his wife and two stepdaughters over Halloween weekend. "The court is ready to set a trial date as early as May," Swaim said...
School insurance compared (01/12/06)
Teachers' Insurance Plan Teachers pay 10 percent of the monthly premiums for a single plan and 40 percent of the family plan. If in network, teachers pay no deductibles or co-pays for medical services provided. Monthly Single Plan Premium: $489.97 Teacher pays: $49...
Insurance debated during Clay school corp. contract talks (01/12/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Increasing health and vision insurance premiums for teachers and a separate plan for other staff members are beginning to outdistance new state funding for the Clay Community School Corporation. When the Indiana State Teachers' Association (ISTA) Trust was approved this past October several members on the School Board felt it was a vote for the least financially irresponsible plan: A bandage for now, not a solution for the future...
Time to save lives (01/12/06)
Ivy Herron photo Shelly Ogsbury (front, left) of the American Cancer Society met with members of the Clay County Relay Kickoff committee on Monday at Pizza Hut restaurant to discuss plans for the big Relay Kickoff at 6 p.m., Jan. 17. This year's Relay For Life event is scheduled to begin on April 29 at 4 p.m. ...
City Council in brief (01/12/06)
By ANDY MCCAMMON tamccammon1@yahoo.com Highlights of the business discussed at the Tuesday meeting of the Common Council of the City of Brazil included: -The creation of a health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) and flex spending account (FSA) for city employees...
County seeks firm to administer tax sales (01/12/06)
By ANDY MCCAMMON tamccammon1@yahoo.com Clay County has not held a tax sale for quite some time, much to the frustration of citizens hoping to purchase tax-sale properties and county officials trying to stay in compliance with state guidelines. The Clay County Board of Commissioners has met the issue head on in 2006, entertaining a bid from a new tax sale administration firm with the intent of reviving the tax sale in Clay County. ...
County seeks tax sale firm (01/12/06)
By ANDY MCCAMMON tamccammon1@yahoo.com Clay County has not held a tax sale for quite some time, much to the frustration of citizens hoping to purchase tax-sale properties and county officials trying to stay in compliance with state guidelines. The Clay County Board of Commissioners has met the issue head on in 2006, entertaining a bid from a new tax sale administration firm with the intent of reviving the tax sale in Clay County. ...
ABC back on the air in Brazil (01/12/06)
By ANDY MCCAMMON tamccammon1@yahoo.com WRTV, the ABC network affiliate in Indianapolis, was back on the air Wednesday morning. Many Brazil-area subscribers to Charter Cablevision have grown increasingly frustrated with the provider over the past two weeks...
North Clay girls defend home court in junior high wins (01/12/06)
Carey Fox photo North Clay sixth grader Alyssa Conrad goes to the basket for two of her 10 points in a 26-13 victory over St. Patrick's. By CAREY FOX Redwood17257@yahoo.com North Clay's seventh grade girls basketball team tipped off the season with a comfortable 42-17 victory over St. Patrick's on Wednesday night while the sixth grade squad evened their season record at 2-2 with a 26-13 win...
EDWARD L. KRESS (01/12/06)
Edward L. Kress, 64, of Jasonville, passed away January 10, 2006, at his residence after battling health problems for several years. He was born March 1, 1941, to Wallace and Martha Hepler Kress. He graduated from Clay City High School in 1960. Following high school he served in the Air National Guard. In the '70s he owned and operated "The Beverage Place," a Clay City liquor store...