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Stories from Wednesday, April 12, 2006

This is only a test ... (04/12/06)
Ivy Herron photo Search and Rescue and Van Buren Vol. Fire Dept. member Tod Harring, Clay County Emergency Management Director Bryan Husband, Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton, Search and Rescue and Van Buren Vol. Fire Dept. member Tim McVey, Posey Vol. Fire Dept. member Jon Yocom, Trans-Care official John McFarland and Northview High School event coordinator Bethany Jones meet in the Northview parking lot to plan Thursday's mock accident...
Semi-trailer parking debate by Brazil City Council continues (04/12/06)
An extended debate over proposed ordinances to regulate semi-trailer parking on city streets wore on at the Tuesday meeting of the Brazil City Council. The council passed Ordinance 14-2005, which specifically targets semi-trailers (trailers over 25 feet in length "requiring the front end to be supported by a towing vehicle"), on its first reading...
City, Clay County have inter-local DISagreement (04/12/06)
The City of Brazil will proceed with the renovation of a portion of Pinckley Street, even if Clay County refuses to go along for the ride. The Clay County Board of Commissioners has scrapped a tentative inter-local agreement with the city to overhaul Pinckley Street -- the dividing line between Brazil and outlying Clay County -- between Batchelor and Hadley streets. The city initially sought the county's participation because the two entities share ownership of the road...
In his own words (04/12/06)
- Trout to face Pell in general election Joseph D. Trout has announced his filing as a candidate for the office of Judge of the Clay Circuit Court. He will be unopposed in the primary election, but will be opposed by Judge Robert A. Pell in the November general election...
Six high school students charged with burglary, three as adults (04/12/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com On Tuesday, six students from Northview High School, three 18-year olds and three juveniles, were taken into custody at the Clay County Justice Center and charged with Class B Felony Burglary charges in connection with a recent break-in at a Brazil residence...
Knights can't overcome Patriots in opening track meet (04/12/06)
The Northview boys track team fell just short of picking up a team track victory on Tuesday evening, dropping a narrow 70.5 to 61.5 decision. The team got victories from Neil Vanatti in the shotput (46-8 1/2) and Nick Gebert (140-6) in the discus while Jared Timm was the winner in the 400 meters with a time of 54.1. James Grounds got the victory in the 3,200 for the Knights in a time of 10:55...
Eels rebound to down T-Birds (04/12/06)
The Clay City Eels rebounded from a home opening loss to North Daviess on Monday night by earning a road victory against North Central on Tuesday, 11-5. The Eels pounded out 13 hits in the win, getting a pair of hits from Ryan Sutton, including a double and three runs driven in. ...
Clay City's McWilliams headed to the next level (04/12/06)
Andy McCammon photo Clay City senior Whitney McWilliams (far left) signs her letter-of-intent with Olney Central coach Jessica Mehringer (center) while Clay City girls coach Keith Jones (right) looks on. A distinguished basketball career at Clay City High School behind her, Whitney McWilliams is ready for the next step...
A wild and wooly win (04/12/06)
Top left: Matt Vansickle and the Clay City Eels beat North Central Tuesday. Top right: Jesse Johnson comes home with the winning run. Bottom left: Sean Brackney threw 5 1/3 innings of relief in Tuesday's win against the Cougars and had an RBI. Bottom right: Graig Bass is congratulated by Asst. Coach Kent Bass and John Reberger after a two-run double...
MARIE A. VAN HORN (04/12/06)
Marie A. Van Horn, 93, of Coal City, passed away in her home April 11, 2006. She was born May 2, 1912, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the daughter of Charles W. Van Horn Sr. and Minnetta Pearl Blackketter Van Horn. As a young girl she was baptized in the Coal City Church of Christ and was a member. ...