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Stories from Thursday, April 20, 2006

Gov. Mitch Daniels spends Easter with troops (04/20/06)
Submitted photo Gov. Mitch Daniels jokes with Sgt. Scott Drake of the Indiana National Guard during a weekend visit to Iraq. Gov. Mitch Daniels spent Easter Sunday overseas, in Iraq with three other governors. Following his return, he met with President George W. Bush and spoke on the South Lawn of the White House...
State money available for home improvements (04/20/06)
A few lucky Brazil homeowners could receive state money for home improvements, according to City Plan Administrator Brandy Means. Means' office is now offering pre-applications for a round of Homeowner Repair and Improvement Grants, available through the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority to help remedy the nagging concerns that plague homeowners on a budget...
County officials work to resolve new jail issues (04/20/06)
The Clay County Board of Commissioners held a joint meeting with the Clay County Building Corporation Tuesday to resolve lingering concerns related to construction of the new county jail. The commissioners had withheld approximately $240,000 of their $10.7 million contract with Hannig Construction after problems with the new facility -- an improperly functioning lock, paint chipping in a cell and a less-than-satisfactory asphalt job -- came to light...
Residential fire near Bowling Green (04/20/06)
Details were sketchy at press time, but early Thursday morning, firefighters from at least three departments were fighting a residential fire on the David Deakins property, north of 2166 N. Sonnefield Road, south of S.R. 42, near Bowling Green. The State Fire Marshal's Office has been contacted...
Driver leads police on two-county chase (04/20/06)
A traffic stop turned into a 35-minute vehicle pursuit Wednesday morning by officers of the Clay, Sullivan and Vigo counties sheriff's departments, Center Point Town Marshal's office and the Indiana State Police, ending with the arrest of a Terre Haute man...
Drug raid nets dozens of arrests, authorities say (04/20/06)
Andy McCammon photo Law officers meet outside the Clay County Justice Center Thursday morning. Authorities aren't saying exactly how many, but The Brazil Times has learned 22 or more search and arrest warrants have been issued in a three-county drug bust that began around 6 a.m. today. More warrants were being issued after 8 a.m...
Knights best Patriots (04/20/06)
Carey Fox photo Austin Akers shot a 36 to help lead the Knights to a victory over Owen Valley on Tuesday. The Northview Knights won a dual conference match with Owen Valley on Tuesday night, taking a convincing 143 to 178 decision. Northview was paced by Adam Thiemann who carded a 34 followed by freshman Austin Akers' 36. Byron Felchlia also shot a 36 with Josh Conway at 37, Kyle Kumpf at 39 and Kade Baker shooting a 41...
North Clay girls victorious in track openers (04/20/06)
Carey Fox photo Samantha Solomon unleashed the shot on Tuesday versus St. Patrick's. She would win the event. North Clay won their second girls track meet of the season by powering their way over visiting St. Patrick's on Tuesday evening, 90-19. The throwing events got the Knights off to a strong start as Samantha Solomon was a winner in both the shot and discus events with teammate Katherine McDonald second in the discus and third in the shot. Caitlyn Beil was third in the discus...
Northview 'C' teams pick up home victories (04/20/06)
Carey Fox photos Top photo: Shelby Colson drills an RBI single for Northview's 'C' team on Wednesday. Colson had three hits in the game. Bottom photo: Northview freshman Alex Wallen singled home the winning runs in Wednesday's victory. In their opening contest of the season, following a rainout at Bloomington North on April 8, Northview proved that they are quite resilient...
Irma Frances Robison (04/20/06)
Irma Frances Robison, age 88, of Brazil, died at 8:26 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at Clay Health Center in Brazil. She was born April 5, 1918, in Brazil, as the daughter of Jay and Carrie Miller Hudson. She attended Brazil High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society. ...