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Stories from Tuesday, February 14, 2006

Fire destroys Center Point home (02/14/06)
Andy McCammon photo Firefighters look on as a column of flame swirls from the roof of a rural Center Point residence. Gusting wind transformed a small, localized fire in the garage of a residence just north of Center Point into a roaring blaze that nearly razed the entire house Monday, according to Capt. Troy Nichols of the Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Department...
Nickolas Batchelor pleads guilty in Alva Smith death (02/14/06)
As the third anniversary of the stabbing death of Alva Smith Jr. approaches, accused murderer Nickolas Batchelor, 25, of Brazil, appeared in Clay County Superior Court Monday to enter a guilty plea for the charge of voluntary manslaughter, a Class A felony...
Pump Prices (02/14/06)
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...
Vanatti hospitalized after accident (02/14/06)
A Brazil man was taken by medical helicopter to a hospital in Indianapolis Sunday morning after being ejected from his pick-up in an early morning single vehicle accident. A 911 call shortly before 6 a.m. notified the Clay County Sheriff's Department of an overturned 2000 Dodge RAM in a field just east of the intersection of C.R. 400 W. on C.R. 1350 N...
North Clay 8th grade girls 'steal' win over Sullivan (02/14/06)
Carey Fox photo Carlee Bell drives past a defender. She had nine points, five steals and three rebounds in Saturday's win. The North Clay eighth girls basketball team upped their season mark to 7-2 with a weekend victory against Sullivan, 32-12. The Knights struggled with their shooting from the field and the free throw line (12-of-41 FG, 8-of-24 line), but their defense was even stronger in stifling Sullivan...
MERL G. KAY (02/14/06)
Merl G. Kay, 95, Bowling Green, died February 10, 2006, at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer. Born December 23, 1911, in Clay County, she was the daughter of Elmer and Rose (Stevens) Royer. She was a graduate of Bowling Green High School, a homemaker, a Past Worthy Matron of the Bowling Green Eastern Star and a member of the Bowling Green Methodist Church...
LUCY E. BICKEL (02/14/06)
Lucy E. Bickel, 70, Jasonville, died Sunday, February 12, 2006, at her residence. Born January 23, 1936, in Greene County, Indiana, she was the daughter of Arley F. Edelman and Margaret Iris (Baker) Edelman. September 27, 1953, she married Donald W. "Don" Bickel and he preceded her in death on July 24, 2003...
LEONA L. FOWLER BEVINS (02/14/06)
Mrs. Leona L. Fowler Bevins, 73, of Avon, formerly of Greencastle, passed away Sunday at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville. Born April 26, 1932 in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Cloyd and Berniece (Thompson) Trisler. She was a graduate of Greencastle High School Class of 1950. She married Bill Fowler and he preceded her in death on March 22, 1980. She married Chaplain A. Cliff Bevin on October 29, 1988, and he survives...
GEORGE R. KRAUCHI (02/14/06)
George R. Krauchi, 78, of Clay City passed away at 3:30 a.m., February 11, 2006, at his home following an extended illness. He was born in Clay City on April 21, 1927, to Rufus and Mercedes (Hale) Krauchi. Mr. Krauchi graduated from Clay City High School with the class of 1945. He attended the First United Church of Christ in Clay City...