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Stories from Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Vandals spray paint area vehicles (07/10/07)
The Brazil City Police Department is seeking information about any individual or individuals who decided to "paint the town" late Sunday evening and into early Monday morning. "They spray painted stripes on vehicles all over town," Police Chief Terry Harrison said when asked if the problem was centralized to one area. "We are taking calls from residents all over town."...
'Smoke on the Mountain' a thrill a minute (07/10/07)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Going back in time 70 years has never been so enjoyable. Beef and Boards Dinner Theater is inviting everyone for the next month to pull up a pew and become part of the congregation at the Mount Pleasant Baptist Church for their production of "Smoke on the Mountain."...
Area author set to conduct book signing (07/10/07)
Local educator and author Mollie M. Shobe will conduct a book signing for her recently published book, "A Desperate Cry," from 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, July 17. After coping with severe depression during a very trying time in her life, Shobe was able to complete the book...
Gibault opens new treatment facility (07/10/07)
TERRE HAUTE -- A new building has recently opened up at the Terre Haute Gibault campus. Gibault, Inc. program serves youth who have affective disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), oppositional defiance, conduct disorder, sexual/emotional/physical abuse, anxiety and adjustment disorders...
Man airlifted after accident (07/10/07)
A Clay City man was airlifted to an Indianapolis Hospital after an accident involving a vintage tractor returning home after the Clay City Tractor pulls last night. Shortly after 11 p.m., Clay County Sheriff's Deputy Jerry Siddons was dispatched to an area near the intersection of S.R. 157 S. and C.R. 100 E...
New bookstore opens in BraziL (07/10/07)
Fans of the written word don't have to wait any longer to get reading material in Brazil. No, the library is not open yet, but there is an alternative. These Words, a used bookstore, opened recently and has a nice selection to choose from. Located at 2064 W. State Road 340, just past Waterworks Road on the right, the little book shop that could is housed in an extension of the garage. The store is open Monday through Wednesday from 11:30-5 p.m...
Opening delayed for Brazil Public Library (07/10/07)
Through no fault of the Brazil Public Library, construction issues continue to plague the renovated building causing major delays in the reopening. Brazil building inspector Stephen D. Mackenzie, along with a state official, inspected the recently completed addition to the Brazil Public Library, and found a few kinks that need to be ironed out...
CYL 11-year-old team wins SW Indiana title (07/10/07)
The Clay Youth League 11-year-old All Stars joined the ranks of CYL teams that have advanced to the state championship on Monday night, defeating Vincennes in the Southwestern Indiana Cal Ripken Tourney, 4-2. The 11's went undefeated in the tourney and will advance to the state championship round in Bloomington next week where they need to win two of three games to qualify for the Ohio Valley Regional...
Nancy Ann Dickison (07/10/07)
Nancy Ann Dickison, 49, Brazil, died at 3:34 a.m. Tuesday, July 10, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information.
For the Record (07/10/07)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during June 9 - 10: Richardson, Joseph Allan, 31: WARRANT: Public intoxication Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 9:...
White Pine Trees Feeling Blue (07/10/07)
A number of calls locally have centered on "What is wrong with my pine tree?" Many have blamed the recent drought. Others have questioned the effect of the April late spring freeze effect. One issue that many forget is extensive wetness that occurred during the late winter and early spring period. White pine is intolerant of low oxygen, water saturated soil. At this point, local weather rates about average for the year, despite extremes when averaged on a monthly basis within the year...