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Stories from Friday, July 13, 2007

Mayor concerned about mosquito infestation (07/13/07)
This time of year, Hoosiers battle heat, thunderstorms, and those pesky, bloodthirsty mosquitoes. But not in Brazil. Tuesday morning, Mayor Ann Bradshaw met with Joe Davidson of Mosquitoes & More, to discuss the potential of mosquito infestation in the city, and a pro-active plan to combat the problem or prevent one from occurring...
Health Department sets up cessation class (07/13/07)
Quitting smoking can be difficult and the Clay County Health Department want to help residents kick the habit. The Health Department is sponsoring a Smoking Cessation Class which centers around nicotine replacement techniques and behavior modification...
Park board pleased with 'rangers' (07/13/07)
The park rangers are doing a great job. That was the consensus at Wednesday's City Park Board meeting. "We've had a decrease in vandalism at area parks, especially at Forest Park," Park Superintendent Bill Houck said. "Not only has hiring park rangers made a difference, but we've had increased patrols by local police."...
Area resident to take part in RAIN bicycle ride Saturday (07/13/07)
For Jimmy Grey, riding a bicycle is like science. Meeting with him once is like listening to a chemist talk about the periodic table. Grey has ran four marathons and -- to the best of his knowledge -- at least a dozen mini-marathons. "I have never started a race I have not finished," Grey said...
Curtis Raymond Rollings (07/13/07)
Curtis Raymond Rollings, 82, rural Brazil, died at 10:30 a.m., July 11, 2007, at his residence. Born March 7, 1925, in Clay County, he was the son of Ben and Myra (Whittington) Rollings. He married Barbara Ann Rollings on Aug. 7, 1948 in Brazil. She preceded him in death on Jan. 23, 2004...
Ruth L. Peebles (07/13/07)
Ruth L. Peebles, 79, Terre Haute, went home to be with the Lord late Tuesday evening at Meadows Manor North in Terre Haute. She was born on Nov. 17, 1928, in Chicago, as the daughter of Frank Mann and Edith Wellington. She loved to crotchet, listen to old-time music, ceramics, and she loved her Bible. She worked as a 24-hour child abuse care assistant for the Welfare office in her earlier years...
Dale Gordon Butler (07/13/07)
Dale Gordon Butler, 71, formerly of Brazil and Ponchatoula, La., died Thursday, July 5, 2007, in Hudson, Fla. Graveside services will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday at Summit Lawn Cemetery with Rev. William Price officiating. Visitation will be at the cemetery from 1:30 p.m. until time of service...
Public Record (07/13/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 11-12: Clay Superior Court - Civil Joseph S. Glenn Vs. Jeanine G. Muncie: Domestic Relations David M. Elliott Vs. Becky B. Elliott: Domestic Relations Lanny W. Moyer Vs. Nicole A. Solinger: Civil Tort...