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Stories from Friday, August 10, 2007

A touch of art added to festival (08/10/07)
MANSFIELD -- Visitors to the Mansfield Watermelon Festival are invited to add a touch of art to the experience by heading to the Historic Mansfield Roller Mill to take part in creating a commemorative craft for the event. To view a full listing of activities planned for the weekend, see www.mansfieldhilltopfarm.com...
Winner (08/10/07)
Michael Latta, Brazil, was the winner of the 20-inch flat screen TV in the Farm Bureau Insurance and Farm Bureau, Inc. drawing at the Clay County 4-H Fair. He is shown with Farm Bureau Agents, Dave Henry, Janice Clark and Jack Cappa.
Carmichael exhibit schedule set (08/10/07)
The following is a schedule of events for the Hoagy Carmichael Sculpture and Educational Tour, which is scheduled to stop in Brazil Sunday: o 4 p.m. -- The Saxations, a saxophone quartet, featuring Bill Morthland, Jack Malone, Ralph Stewart and Jacob White, will perform,...
Brazil band set for Sunday concert (08/10/07)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "A Tribute to Hoagy Carmichael" Sunday at the Forest Park pavilion. A focal point of the day will be a 750-pound life-size statue of Carmichael by sculptor Michael McAuley...
School Board prepares for upcoming year (08/10/07)
It was back-to-school time at the Clay Community School Board meeting Thursday. All board members were present, and it was green light time for all the various departments to give their reports in preparation of the new school year. Kathy Knust was pleased to announce that Clay Community is fully funded for all-day kindergarten...
Area church set for 50th ice cream social (08/10/07)
For 50 years, members of the Carbon United Methodist Church have served a nostalgic tasty treat during its annual ice cream social; hand-cranked, homemade ice cream. Sticking with the same tried-and-true method they have used for years, church members will use four White Mountain two-gallon freezers, wooden tubs, salt with the just the right amount of ice and a few strong-armed youngsters to create eight gallons of the tasty treat...
Family still grieves loss of missing brother (08/10/07)
For Robert Martin and Linda (Martin) Crosley, Aug. 10, 1957 is a date that will be forever frozen in time. That was the day their brother, Billy Martin, disappeared from their home at 352 North Colfax St., Brazil. "We had been playing on the porch, riding tricycles and crashing into each other like kids do," Martin, who was 4 at the time, said about the last time he saw his 7-year-old brother. ...
Knights trying to bridge experience gap (08/10/07)
The 2007 boys' soccer season holds a certain degree of uncertainty for the Northview Knights. Afterall, they have to replace 10 starters from last year's team that went 9-9 overall and advanced to the sectional championship game. Perhaps even more important is that they must replace head coach Todd LaComba who spent six years at the helm of the program...
Public Record 8-10-07 (08/10/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 9: Clay Superior Court - Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Chris Deckard: Civil Collections Clay Circuit Court - Civil American Acceptance Company Vs. Michelle A. Broten: Civil Collections...
Preparing to help aging parents (08/10/07)
If you have your parents during much of your adult life, consider yourself fortunate. As they age, however, you will need to become increasingly aware of added responsibilities you may have to assume. And by planning ahead, you can help make everyone's lives easier...