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Stories from Friday, October 26, 2007

Close bond (10/26/07)
Former resident helps wildfire relief effort (10/26/07)
By MELINDA QUASIUS Times Staff Reporter Whether living in Indiana or California, residents will run into natural disasters. Joe Chesnut left Brazil for California in 1977 when he entered the Air Force. Chesnut, who now lives in the Scripps Ranch area of San Diego, spent 24 years on the California Highway Patrol dealing with emergencies from wildfires to riots...
Commissioners and Council discuss policy handbook (10/26/07)
The Personnel Policies Handbook for Clay County employees was the topic of discussion in Friday's joint meeting of the Clay County Commissioners and Clay County Council. Kent Irwin, attorney for Waggoner, Irwin, Scheele and Associates, Muncie, had been working on the handbook the past couple of months with a subcommittee consisting of Commissioner Paul Sinders, Council President Mike McCullough and Clay County Auditor Mary Jo Alumbaugh...
(10/26/07)
Friday's scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Sectional Semifinal Class 5A Sectional 2 Goshen 35, S. Bend Adams 21 Penn 28, Mishawaka 0 Sectional 3 Ft. Wayne Snider 52, Huntington North 9 Warsaw 14, Ft. Wayne South 7...
Citizens create alternate way of funding project (10/26/07)
Santa needs some early holiday cheer (10/26/07)
After 60 years portraying Clay County's own beloved "Santa Claus," Bill Beeler is feeling a little down about the possibility that he could miss celebrating the upcoming yuletide season due to illness. Beeler's daughter, Lisa Wallen, said doctors are "unsure what is medically wrong" with her father at this time...
MRSA not just affecting hospitals, but also students (10/26/07)
Staph infections are becoming a problem outside of hospitals, where the infection is usually associated. More cases of antibiotic-resistant staph infections, known as Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), are being diagnosed in students...
Collision sends two to hospital (10/26/07)
Officials believe failure to yield the right of way was the cause of a Friday evening accident that sent two people to the hospital. At 3:43 p.m., several 911 calls came into the Clay County Justice Center about a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Murphy Road and United States 40...
Honor Rolls (10/26/07)
Staunton Elementary SCHOOL First Grade All A's Brodie Brown, Allison Cook, Brianna Crowe, Thomas Gearld, Evan Hendrich, Nicholas Henke, Addy Jo Thompson, Garrett Tolbert All A's and B's Desiree Alexander, Megan Heck, Katelyn Kidwell, Kasey Miller, Vitoria Pickett, Alexander Stadler, Jaicee Edington, Kassidy Glassburn, Darrian Herniter, Brianna Lundy, Kylee McClain, Will Rindone...
CHURCH NEWS (10/26/07)
Eastside Christian Church
 Submitted by Eastside Christian Church The Covered Bridge Festival has come and gone again for another year. Our attendance was really down, but our spirits were high. And our song leader and organist did great jobs leading us in songs. We do appreciate them very much...
Thacker to represent Knights in state finals (10/26/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The LaVern Gibson Course will be the host to the 62nd Annual Boys State Cross Country meet on Saturday as well as the 27th running of the girls' meet. For the first time since the 2004 meet, the Northview Knights will be represented on the girls' side...
Thacker to represent Knights in state finals (10/26/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The LaVern Gibson Course will be the host to the 62nd Annual Boys State Cross Country meet on Saturday as well as the 27th running of the girls' meet. For the first time since the 2004 meet, the Northview Knights will be represented on the girls' side...
Plenty of stories to play out at 2007 IHSAA State Finals (10/26/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The 2007 edition of the IHSAA State Cross Country Finals begins this afternoon with the girls' race at 1 p.m. on the LaVern Gibson Course. The opportunity for area runners to compete on the same course that the NCAA Championship will take place on is a special opportunity that they've all earned with the work that went in to the last year...
Judith Ann Cubel (10/26/07)
Judith Ann Cubel, 60, Brazil, passed away Oct. 25, 2007, at 9:45 p.m., in her home with her family at her side. She was born Jan. 17, 1947, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Donald Francis Cubel, Sr. and Delores Ann Anthony Cubel. She graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1965...
Marvin "Butch" Virgin (10/26/07)
Marvin "Butch" Virgin, 58, Brazil, recently passed away in his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information.
Dorothy L. Pritchard (10/26/07)
Dorothy L. Pritchard, 87, Dixon, Ill., formerly of Brazil, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2007, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon, Ill. Mrs. Pritchard was born Sept. 27, 1920, in Brazil, the daughter of Franklin and Alpha (Drury) Green. She married Conrad Pritchard on June 14, 1966, in Brazil...
Clyde Davis Stantz (10/26/07)
Clyde Davis Stantz, 80, Coal City, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007, at 3 p.m., at Monroe Hospital following a brief illness. Services will be at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007 (today), at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Fiscus Cemetery. Visit www.schoppenhorstfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory...
PUBLIC RECORD 10-27 (10/26/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 25-26: Clay Superior Court â€" Civil Lori Fields Vs. CVS Pharmacy, Inc.: Civil Tort HSBC Bank Vs. Jeremy Montgomery: Mortgage Foreclosure Small Claims Chris Dammann Vs. Brian Anderson and Loretta Anderson: Small Claims...
Staunton Scene (10/26/07)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. Children's Church, Wee Worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 a.m. in the Educational Building. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211. The van is wheel chair equipped. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Group meets at 7 p.m...