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Stories from Friday, July 27, 2007

Area bridge closed temporarily (07/27/07)
County Road 300 North east of S.R 59 for approximately three miles will be closed while repairs are made to the Birch Creek Bridge, which is one of only three wood bridges in Clay County. "We really don't know the extent of damage until we actually get involved with the repairs," Clay County Highway Supervisor Pete Foster said Thursday while examining the broken center support beam of the 17-year-old bridge. "It could take a week to repair, or as long as a month. We just don't know yet."...
Concert band set for performance (07/27/07)
Achtung! The Brazil Concert Band will present "German Musikfest 2007" on Sunday. The special edition performance, under the direction of Herr Oberst von Huber, will begin at 7:15 p.m. with the BCB's German Band. The BCB German Band was recently featured at the Community Theatre of Clay County's spring show...
Officials express disdain for damage (07/27/07)
Spending public tax dollars wisely while repaving county roads is part of being a good steward for Clay County residents, according to Clay County Commissioners Charlie Brown, Paul Sinders and Jack Withers. So when newly-paved roads are damaged after being repaired, they can't help but take it personally...
Moore named Grand Showman of 2007 Clay County 4-H Fair (07/27/07)
It's safe to say that Johanna Moore is a fast learner. The 18-year-old Brazil native proved that Thursday evening at the Clay County 4-H Fair after winning the Round Robin Champion Showmanship contest. Moore had only two days to practice showing five different animals. In her 10 years of 4-H experience, she has only shown goats...
Betty L. Jenkins (07/27/07)
Betty L. Jenkins, 74, Terre Haute, formerly of Cory, died Thursday at her residence. Botn May 20, 1933, in Cory, she was the daughter of Arvus and Georgia Carlisle. She retired from Thompson Family Dining after 23 years of service. She married John Jenkins Sr. on Sept. 8, 1951. He survives...
Juanita "Dee Dee"K. Glenn (07/27/07)
Juanita "Dee Dee"_K. Glenn, 83, Greencastle, formerly of Brazil, died at 9:55 a.m. Wednesday, July 25, 2007, at Mill Pond Health Care Facility, Greencastle. Born Sept. 19, 1923, in Brazil, she was the daughter of Ray and Lillian (Hibbs)_Holland. She married Virgil "Pinkey"_Glenn and, from time to time, worked as a cook and maintenance for the Clay County School Corporation, however, most of her time was spent at home caring for her family...