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Stories from Wednesday, August 22, 2007

No injuries in truck fire (08/22/07)
Several motorists traveling along Interstate 70 called 911 dispatchers at the Clay County Justice Center around 2:20 p.m. Tuesday to report a vehicle fire. Members of Indiana State Police, Trooper Chris Carter, and Posey and Jackson Township volunteer fire departments were dispatched to the scene of a fully engulfed tri-axel dump truck carrying limestone on fire in the westbound lane near the 17-mile marker...
Many updates needed for East Side and Meridian (08/22/07)
The proposed building and renovation plan for the Clay Community School Corporation is a hot topic around town. Opinions are strong, and vary widely. Does the school really need to repair and renovate these buildings? Clay Community School's Building and Grounds Director Tom Reberger says the answer to this question is yes...
Old Settler's Picnic begins Thursday (08/22/07)
BOWLING GREEN -- Those looking for something fun and enjoyable to do this weekend might want to join in the festivities during the Old Settler's Picnic on Saturday. The town of Bowling Green will be celebrating the 139th year of Indiana's longest running picnic with food, fun, family and something extra, the dedication of the newly designed Welcome sign...
Boes keeps offenders on straight and narrow path (08/22/07)
Registered sex offenders living in Clay County will get to know Clay County Sheriff's Reserve Deputy Benny Boes very well in the future. "The first thing I did when I took this job two months ago was to gather a list of the sex offenders' names and go meet them," Boes said. "I wanted to let them know they were going to see me coming around from time to time, to let them know I would make my presence known."...
Eels outlast Clovers in five-game match (08/22/07)
CLAY CITY -- Squaring off against a visiting Putnam County rival, the Clay City Eels got a chance to test their mettle in a five-set battle that see-sawed through the spectrum of emotions for both teams. The Eels fell behind two games to one and had their backs against the wall, trailing 20-18 in the fourth and possible deciding game. ...
Knights win on court and links (08/22/07)
LINTON -- Northview won back-to-back golf matches for the first time this season when they defeated Linton and White River Valley at the Phil Harris Course on Tuesday evening. The Knights got a 40 from Mary Beth Tribble on the way to a team score of 187 to easily outdistance Linton's 214 and White River Valley's 266...
Hazel L. Mace (08/22/07)
Hazel L. Mace, 85, of Center Point, died at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007, at her residence. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Thursday at Maple Grove Cemetery near Clay City to bury her cremated remains with Pastor Howard Hughes officiating. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information...
Verna Lee Hill (08/22/07)
Verna Lee Hill, 68, Pinckney, Mich., died Aug. 18, 2007, with her loving family at her side. A healing farewell will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday (today) at Dexter United Methodist Church with visitation set from 10 a.m. until time of service. Leave a message of comfort for Verna Lee's family at 877-231-7900 or visit her guestbook at borekjennings.com...
Burl Keith Burch (08/22/07)
Burl Keith Burch, 69, Bowling Green, died at 2:29 p.m., Aug. 19, 2007, at Union Hospital following an extended illness. Services will be at French Funeral Home, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2007, at 11 a.m. with Revs. Richard Pippin and Mindy Huffman officiating...
Winston Dude Baker (08/22/07)
Winston Dude Baker, of Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital following an apparent heart attack. Services are pending at Lawson-Miller Chapel. A full obituary will appear in Thursday's Brazil Times or visit www.lawson-millerchapel.com to light a candle in his memory...
Birth (08/22/07)
ADDISON ROSE BATES Eric and Beth Bates, of Pendleton, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Addison Rose Bates. Addison was born on July 27, 2007 at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19-inches long...
Wedding (08/22/07)
Mr. and Mrs. Clint Swalls Kori Ransome and Clint Swalls were united in marriage on June 22, 2007 in Mooresville. Kori is the daughter of Jim and Judy Ransome, of Mooresville. She is a graduate of Mooresville High School and Indiana State University...
engagement (08/22/07)
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, son of Curt and Melanie Walker, of Brazil, on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at 4:30 p.m., at an outoor ceremony at the Kirby residence...
Anniversary (08/22/07)
Mr. and Mrs. James Wallace James and Jo Ann Wallace will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 24. They were married on Aug. 24, 1957. Jo Ann is the former Jo Ann Bray. The couple have four sons Carl and the late Jan; Larry and Diane; Donald and Patty; and James D. and Linda...
Public Record 8-22-07 (08/22/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 21: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. Vs. Rebecca Wallen: Mortgage Foreclosure Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Christina L. Biddle Vs. Christian A. Biddle: Domestic Relations...
Military news (08/22/07)
CORDELL W. ALLEN Cordell W. Allen has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leader's Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky. The 28-day course is a leadership internship for cadets who are normally between their sophomore and junior college years. College students experience and examine the Army without incurring an obligation to serve in the Army or ROTC, and are eligible to receive two-year college scholarship offers and attend the ROTC Advanced Course at their college...
Auxiliary meeting (08/22/07)
Virgil and Mary Jo Butts, of Butts-Pell & Associates, Brazil, recently attended the 58th National Auctioneers Association convention. The annual event was held at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego, Calif. With the theme of "Sold On Great Ideas and Great People," the week long event featured numerous workshops on both personal property and real estate. ...