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Stories from Thursday, October 11, 2007

BREAKING NEWS (10/11/07)
Requests for all available firefighters came across scanners Thursday afternoon to report to a structure fire at 1003 E. Mechanic St., Brazil. The structure was fully-engulfed when firefighters began arriving at the scene. More information will be available at a later time...
Bowling Green to replace playground equipment (10/11/07)
The swing sets are rusty and the merry-go-round needs a paint job. The slide is lop-sided and the monkey bars are in need of repair. The playground equipment in Bowling Green badly needs to be replaced. And several residents in the town have planted the seeds to do just that...
Cancer survivor stays positive (10/11/07)
"I was a zombie." That is not the way that most people would describe an elementary school music teacher. Those are the words that Charlotte Pickett used to describe herself while going through treatment for breast cancer. Pickett was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1990 while teaching at Jackson Township Elementary School...
Domestic abuse awareness raised by local agencies (10/11/07)
October is an important month for women's issues. Not only is it Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but October is also Domestic Abuse Awareness Month. The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) started Unity Day in 1981 to bring together organizations working to end domestic violence...
School board meeting in Clay City tonight (10/11/07)
The Clay Community Schools school board will hold its monthly meeting Thursday at the Clay City Jr./Sr. High School Auditeria. On the agenda, the board will hear presentations on the Safe Schools Committee's findings, activities and programs at Clay City Jr./Sr. High School, and the Capital Projects Fund...
Northview grad is ISU Networks Scholar (10/11/07)
TERRE HAUTE -- Madison Kirchner of Brazil recently began her college career as part of the fifth class of Networks Scholars in the Indiana State University. Recipients of this prestigious award from Networks Financial Institute receive a four-year $20,000 scholarship that covers tuition and fees, a $3,000 professional development account and a laptop computer. ...
Students of the month (10/11/07)
Shakamak Jr. High School October Students of the Month Eighth grade: (front row) Justin Crody, Math 8; Jade Gambill, Science 8; (back row) Alyssa Hayes, Social Studies 8; Taylor Criss, Algebra I; Sarah Hayes, Language Arts 8. --- Seventh grade: (front row) Jessica Pope, Math 7; Chelsea Purvis, Language Arts 7; (back row) Casey Reynolds, Social Studies 7; Kelsey Fulford, Science 7...
Halloween Hours Set (10/11/07)
The following is a list of Halloween Trick or Treating hours for area towns:...
Top Students (10/11/07)
North Clay Middle School all A's students for the first six weeks (first row) Molly Powell, Carrie Riddell, Taylor Dickison, Dylan Dyar, Minh Tong, Ashley Deakins, Taylor Payne, Lucas Alsip; (second row) Dorothy Slover, Adam Nees, Lacey Bruer, Carson Manke, Brylie Riddell, Ethan Sands, Emily Sands, Kyle Rice; (third row) Kyley Clark, Damon Hyatt, Jacob Booker, Ethan Stewart, Travis Terril, Conrad Koehler, Konnor Cheek...
Club News (10/11/07)
Tri-County Community Club The Tri-County Community Club met at our new equipment building on Sept. 19. Our hostesses were Mary Rubeck and Rhonda Tincher. A great picnic was enjoyed by all. The next meeting will meet with Juanita Neese on Oct. 17 at the United Zion Church in Poland...
Book sale (10/11/07)
The Clay County Friends of the Library are having a book sale on Oct. 11-13 and Oct. 18-20. The sale will take place from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day at the Book Shoppe, the garage behind the old annex building, 203 N. Walnut St., Brazil. The sale will include novels, mysteries, cookbooks, war, and children's books and many other titles...
County athletes continue fall sports (10/11/07)
As Fall begins to strengthen its grip on the Wabash Valley, area graduates are getting into crunch time at various colleges. Northview's Emily Pugh prepares with her teammates for the Indiana State Pre-Nationals sponsored by Brooks and the Terre Haute Convention and Visitors Bureau. ...
Elena Bonomo (10/11/07)
Elena Bonomo, 83, Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Center, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, at 2:45 a.m. Born in Massa, Italy to Nicholas and Luisa Polumba DeMarino, Elena married Jake Bonomo in 1948. Elena was a member of the Annunciation Catholic Church, a homemaker and a devoted wife and mother...
Donna M. (Youngblood) Fatch (10/11/07)
Donna M. (Youngblood) Fatch, 75, Indianapolis, passed away to be with her Lord Oct. 9, 2007. Born Nov. 27, 1931, in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Mary (Mitchel) Youngblood. She was a long-time member of Mt. Olive United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women and the Aldersgate Choir...
Delbert Wayne Darkis (10/11/07)
Delbert Wayne Darkis, 75, Brazil, died at 9:57 p.m., Monday, Oct. 8, 2007, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at Moore Funeral Home, Brazil, with Pastor Jerry Ross officiating. Burial will follow at Burnett Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home...
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio (10/11/07)
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio, 26, Terre Haute, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at his residence. Born in Bloomington, Ind., on "Race Day," May 24, 1981, he was the son of John and Bev Bitzegaio. He was a 1999 graduate of Northview High School. He attended Herron School of Art and Indiana State University. He was employed by Jadcore, Inc., and was attending Ivy Tech Community College...
Public Record 10-11-07 (10/11/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 10: Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Wachovia Bank of Delaware Vs. James W. Phillips, Joyce A. Phillips and Mortgage Electronic Registration: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Brazil Buzz (10/11/07)
Moments to Remember (Class song) To BHS we sing your praise With you we spent our happy days We will have these moments to remember. You've shared our joys You've shared our tears Our inspiration through the years We will have these moments to remember...