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Stories from Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Agritourism is Featured Topic at August Farm Tour (08/15/07)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Agritourism is the focus of the 2007 Indiana Farm Sustainability Tour during its August stop in Indianapolis. The event will take place on Aug. 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Traders Point Creamery, an organic dairy farm located on the city's northwest side. ...
Concert band set for performance (08/15/07)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "From Tropic To Tropic," Sunday, Aug. 19, at the Forest Park Band Shell. In case of rain, the concert will take place in the Forest Park pavilion. "From Tropic To Tropic" is a rousing circus march by Russell Alexander, a circus euphonium player of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The BCB will also perform his "Olympia Hippodrome" and "The Southerner."...
Officials deliver accident update (08/15/07)
On Tuesday, the Clay County Sheriff's Dept. released the names of four victims involved in an early Sunday morning accident in southern Clay County although the investigation into the accident is still pending. Shortly after 1 a.m. Sunday, Jared Rehmel, 19, Bryce Nethlain, 23, Derek Collins, 19, and Robert Daugherty, 16, were passengers in an SUV that apparently hit a tree head-on in an area near CR 1350 S., near Jasonville...
CCSC taking healthy steps (08/15/07)
The Clay Community School Corporation is on a quest to see that area children eat healthier meals and get the exercise needed to help combat obesity in children. The corporation has developed a wellness plan that it began implementing at the end of the 2005-06 school year and continued throughout the 2006-07 year...
Youngsters relish opportunity to take local diving lessons (08/15/07)
Combining water fun with learning, George Shepherd has spent the last five months training four youngsters to dive. PADI (Professional Association of Diver Instruction) is the most well-known and accepted certification in the world for divers, and these students are completing a PADI seal class...
Council reaches deal with Air Evac (08/15/07)
City employees now can be airlifted by medical transport for a minimal cost. The Common Council of the City of Brazil unanimously accepted a proposal to pay for full memberships with Air Evac at its meeting Tuesday night. The memberships will be at a discounted rate ($46 per year) for all city employees and elected officials, along with family members living in their household...
Knights and Eels score volleyball wins (08/15/07)
County Volleyball Roundup
Knights drop season opener to North (08/15/07)
Opening a new season against a perennial rival is rarely the way most coaches would prefer to begin the year and when your breaking in quite a few new varsity players the task becomes even more difficult. Northview experienced just that in Tuesday's varsity opener when they took on visiting Terre Haute North. The Knights had some high points during the action, but North still was the more polished of the two squads, breaking open a one goal game at halfitme to win 5-1...
Rowena Sue Wylie (08/15/07)
Rowena Sue Wylie, 66, of Brazil, died at 3:05 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, 2007, at Asbury Towers in Greencastle, Ind. She was born Oct. 1, 1940, in New Mexico as the daughter of Samuel C. and Lelia E. Reeves Wylie. Following high school and college she worked as a photographer in Texas and at Pell Photo in Brazil and worked as a waitress in California. She was a member of Predestinarian Baptist Church...
Gabriel Scott Haviland (08/15/07)
Scott and Amy Haviland, of Summerville, S.C. would like to announce the birth of their first child, Gabriel Scott Haviland. Gabriel was born on Monday, July 30, 2007 at 12:58 p.m. at Summerville Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20.25 inches long...
Wedding (08/15/07)
MR. AND MRS. CHRISTOPHER SIMONS Numia Sua Tafaoialii and Christopher Lee Simons were united in marriage on Saturday, March 3, 2007 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The wedding ceremony was officiated by Bishop Larry Palmer, of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, and combined bot American and Samoan traditions...
Engagements (08/15/07)
SHANDRA LEIGH KIRBY AND CURTIS ERIC WALKER Bruce and Nora Kirby are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Shandra Leigh Kirby to Curtis Eric Walker on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at 4:30 p.m., at an outdoor ceremony at the Kirby residence...
Public Record 8-15-07 (08/15/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse August 14: Clay Superior Court - Civil Arrow Financial Services Vs. Amy N. Long and Troy D. Long: Civil Collections Scott L. Brackney Vs. Laura S. Brackney: Domestic Relations...
Military News (08/15/07)
Navy Seaman Recruit Alona N. Myers, daughter of Brian A. Pierce of Brazil, Ind., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, Myers completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness...