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Stories from Friday, July 6, 2007

Public Record (07/06/07)
The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 5-6:
Police: Bike thefts increasing (07/06/07)
Bicycle thefts are on the rise and officials are urging local residents to take precautionary measures in order to help law enforcement return stolen property once recovered. "We like for people to have at least a description of the bike, but that creates problems when so many bicycles look alike," Brazil City Police Chief Terry Harrison said, adding that is not the only problem law enforcement faces during bicycle theft investigations...
Keeping the voting to themselves (07/06/07)
Clay City to maintain control over its town election
Tip leads to drug arrest (07/06/07)
Details are sketchy at this time due to the ongoing investigation, but Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton has confirmed that an anonymous tip led to the arrest of a Bloomington, Ind., man on two drug-related charges during a traffic stop Thursday evening...
Road to Recovery (07/06/07)
Area resident thankful for time in Justice Center
Area resident wins carnival raffle (07/06/07)
A crowd of hopeful ticket holders circled the Brazil Rotary Headquarters Thursday evening at the Brazil Rotary Fourth of July Carnival in Forest Park. At 10:59 p.m., the crowd hushed in anticipation as State Representative and Brazil Rotary member Amos Thomas reached into a tumbling cage filled with tickets and plucked a single ticket from the rest...
Brazil concert band set to present 'A Melodic Caravan' (07/06/07)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "A Melodic Caravan" at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Forest Park Band Shell or Pavilion if rain. This week's program will include "Irving Berlin A Symphonic Portrait" with "There's No Business Like Show Business," "Say It With Music," "Alexander's Ragtime Band," "Easter Parade," "White Christmas" and "God Bless America."...
Economic plan nears completion (07/06/07)
The plan for future economic development of Brazil is nearly complete. The Brazil City Advisory Plan Commission reviewed the final draft of the city's Comprehensive Plan at its meeting Thursday night. In the works for several months, the plan has been plotted out by representatives of Ball State University...
Ball park vandalized (07/06/07)
Vandalism of any sort is worrisome, but when the destruction affects the enjoyment of children, it makes people angry. At approximately 11 p.m. on Wednesday, the Clay County Sheriff's Department received a phone call concerning vandalism at the Bowling Green Ball Park...
Officials, medical community join forces (07/06/07)
Illegal abuse of prescription drugs is becoming a serious problem for law enforcement and the medical community. The Clay County Prosecutor's Office, Clay County Sheriff's and the Brazil City Police departments are joining forces to reach out to the medical community and heighten their awareness about the dangers of illegal selling and fraudulent use of prescription medication...
Church News (07/06/07)
MANSFIELD BIBLE CHURCH The Mansfield Bible church invites everyone to stop by during the Wittlers Festival and Gospel. They will be having homemade foods today and Sunday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. BEE RIDGE CHURCH Submitted by Sue Happy Independence Day or Fourth of July. I know that by the time you read this, July 4th will be over with, but we hope you had an enjoyable and safe day...
"The Call" at Forest Park (07/06/07)
Today over 1000 registered to attend "The Call" in Nashville, TN at Titan Stadium. In conjunction with this event, there will be "A Call" at Forest Park Bandshell on the same day, from 1-8 p.m. The nation has been called to celebrate a time of fasting, repentance and worship...
Patricia "Pat" Winters Compton Fugate (07/06/07)
Patricia "Pat" Winters Compton Fugate, 70, Terre Haute, died Wednesday at Union Hospital. Born in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of David T. and Mary E. (Bergman) Winters. She worked at the Columbia House tape plant for 20 years, before retiring from there and working for 15 years in the Custodial department at Indiana State University...
James Edward Lawson (07/06/07)
James Edward Lawson, 84, Sullivan, formerly of Rosedale, died at his residence Sunday. He was the son of Frank and Mary (Clark) Lawson. Survivors include his wife Lilly Lawson; step-sons Ron Moreland and Joe Moreland; step-daughter Donna Cornetto; and brother Bob Lawson...
Donald Gene Girton (07/06/07)
Donald Gene Girton, 81, Brazil, passed away at 2:55 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, 2007, at Clay County Healthcare Center in Brazil after a very difficult and extensive illness. He was lovingly cared for at Earle's Village at Clay Health Center. He will be greatly missed by all of the staff and care-givers...
Public Record 7-6-07 (07/06/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 5: Clay Circuit Court - Civil Aurora Loan Services, LLC Vs. Rick Sanders and Mortgage Electronic Registration: Mortgage Foreclosure HSBC Bank USA Vs. Larry L. Cheek and Eva Y. Cheek: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Public Record 7-6-07 (07/06/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 5: Clay Circuit Court - Civil Aurora Loan Services, LLC Vs. Rick Sanders and Mortgage Electronic Registration: Mortgage Foreclosure HSBC Bank USA Vs. Larry L. Cheek and Eva Y. Cheek: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Staunton Scene (07/06/07)
I hope everyone had a safe and happy (although wet) Fourth of July holiday. Men and their families who served at Morris Air Field had their 57-year reunion on June 30 and July 1 at the Super 8 Motel in Terre Haute. Those in attendance were: Baun and Loucinda Everley, of Bowling Green, Kentucky; Estell Johnson, of Plainfield; Gary and Ellen Hall, of Carbondale, Ill.; Paul and Bill Casner, of Bloomfield; Paul and Janet Shirley, of Terre Haute; and Steve, Zena, Carman, Kelly, Jay, and Mary Lou Riddell, of Brazil.. ...
Should you speed up mortgage payments or increase investments? (07/06/07)
Financial Focus Supplied by Toni Carter Edward Jones Investment Representative Most people who have mortgages dream of a day when they won't. In fact, many mortgage-holders speed up their payments to make that day arrive sooner. Is that smart, from a financial standpoint? Not necessarily...