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Stories from Friday, October 13, 2006

Help needed to catch park vandals (10/13/06)
Diane Dierks photo Restrooms at the Forest Park Pavilion were vandalized earlier this month. Vandals stole toilet paper and destroyed heavy duty toilet paper dispensers. By DIANE DIERKS cddierks@yahoo.com It is difficult to understand the minds of people who intentionally damage our beautiful parks, especially when the community works so hard to preserve them...
Pierce headquarters to open Saturday morning (10/13/06)
According to county records, there is a three-way race for Sheriff in Clay County for the first time since 1934. Larry Pierce, former Clay County Sheriff, is running this year on the Independent ticket. Pierce was elected Sheriff of Clay County for two terms in 1990 and 1994 (terms ran from 1991 thru 1998). ...
School Personnel (10/13/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com The Clay Community School Board of Trustees approved the following list of personnel changes at the Thursday night school board meeting: - Leaves of Absence January: East Side Elementary, Sarah Petrowski November: Van Buren Elementary, Laura Rahn...
Open auditions set for community theater's Christmas show (10/13/06)
Auditions and first rehearsal for Community Theatre of Clay County's Christmas show, "Christmas at the Lark: Bells, Birthdays and Heralds of Christmas!" will be held Monday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. in the theater at 8 E. National Ave. Everyone is invited to participate in the dinner theater show, which will be presented Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and 2. Adults and children over age 15 will be cast in the show...
School Board Highlights (10/13/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Highlights of Thursday's Clay Community School Board of Trustees meeting include: - Lower enrollment means less money Superintendent Dan Schroeder said the corporation's ADM -- the average daily number of students enrolled at the various schools throughout the Clay Community School Corp. -- predicts the level of state funding made available to supplement the budget and that number has dropped since last year...
Traffic stop results in drug arrest (10/13/06)
By JASON JACOBS bigjake9160@yahoo.com An attempted traffic stop due to a headlight that was out led to a police chase and arrest of a Clay County man for two drug-related charges, resisting law enforcement and other traffic-related charges on Saturday...
School corporation's new business manager gets to the heart of the matter (10/13/06)
By IVY HERRON missivy1964@yahoo.com Clay Community School Corporation's Business Manager Mike Fowler proved he is a straight shooter when it comes to talking about the budget. During his first financial presentation to the school board, Fowler went straight to the heart of the budget problems...
Afternoon fire may have been started by hot grill (10/13/06)
Diane Dierks photo A fire broke out at 202 N. Davis St. in Brazil on Thursday afternoon. A garage and automobile were destroyed in the fire. By DIANE DIERKS cddierks@yahoo.com A fire erupted at 202 N. Davis St. in Brazil on Thursday afternoon. The Brazil Fire Department arrived at the scene at 1:28 p.m. to find a garage engulfed in flames. No one was apparently home at the time of the fire...
Glover named Paul Harris Fellow (10/13/06)
By FRANK PHILLIPS frankphi@hotmail.com About 40 Rotarians, their spouses and friends celebrated at Traditions in downtown Brazil Thursday night. The occasion was the annual dinner for fellowship and to recognize special achievement by the Brazil club members...
'Cheaper By the Dozen' to be high school's fall play (10/13/06)
Northview Drama Club has cast its fall production, "Cheaper by the Dozen." The cast of 20 characters and understudies as well as 25 crew members have been rehearsing since the first part of September as well as working crews such as costumes and props...