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Stories from Friday, November 16, 2007

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Accident Fatality (11/16/07)
Around 9:25 p.m., dispatchers at the Clay County Justice Center were notified of a two-vehicle accident involving three unidentified juveniles near the intersection of County Road 950 North and Kennedy Crossing Road. At this time, officials believe a northbound vehicle collided with a westbound vehicle, but it is unclear exactly how the accident occurred. ...
BREAKING NEWS: Major accident on Kennedy Crossing Road (11/16/07)
Rash of break-ins continue in Carbon (11/16/07)
CARBON -- Five break-ins occurred in Carbon last weekend according to law enforcement officials, who received another report late Wednesday afternoon. Town Board President Josephine Rightsell contacted Carbon Town Marshall Ron Keen after a ladies' quilting group she was a part of discovered a door was damaged at the building...
Community helping to raise funds for little boy (11/16/07)
On Dec. 1, members of the community will rally around a little boy who is fighting for a chance to live a better life. Pierson DeHart was born on July 30, 2007 to Chris and Melissa DeHart. Pierson had a stroke while in-vitro, and developed the disease hydranencephaly...
Hospice Month proclaimed (11/16/07)
With the stroke of a pen Friday, Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw proclaimed November National Hospice Month for the city. The proclamation states that hospice and palliative care provides patients and families high quality care during life-limiting illness and at the end of life, through pain management and symptom control, caregiver training and assistance, and emotional and spiritual support...
Winners! (11/16/07)
Clarification (11/16/07)
The Fireworks display information was inadvertently left out of a story about Christmas in the Park events that appeared in Friday's edition of The Brazil Times. Following the Christmas in the Park Parade on Friday, Nov. 23, Aerial Arts Fireworks will provide the display at 8 p.m., with musical accompaniment by 102.7, WBOW-FM, followed by the Lighting of Forest Park, which will begin at approximately 8:20 p.m. Also, the Forest Park Playground will be closed from Nov. 23-Dec. 25...
CHURCH NEWS (11/16/07)
Submitted by Rev. Kline There will be a Thanksgiving Song Fest on Saturday, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Good Tidings Tabernacle, 403 N. Hoosier St., Brazil. There will be special singing featuring groups from Muncie, Rockville and Brazil. By Mary Egloff...
Friday's prep girls' basketball scores (11/16/07)
By The Associated Press GIRLS' BASKETBALL Adams Central 31, Ft. Wayne Blackhawk 14 Angola 45, Eastside 35 Bedford N. Lawrence 71, Eastern (Greene) 56 Beech Grove 83, Indpls Manual 25 Bloomington South 55, Southport 22 Brownstown 65, Mitchell 63, OT Cambridge City 42, Wapahani 33...
Jamboree tips off boys' basketball season (11/16/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- Boys' basketball season tipped off at Terre Haute North with the annual jamboree on Friday night. And though not a lot of stock can be taken in what showed up on the scoreboard following the evening, if the play on the court is any indication, the balance of power is pretty even across the board...
Long-range bombs leads Mooresville past Lady Knights (11/16/07)
Times Staff Report MOORESVILLE -- The road trip to Mooresville for the Northview girls' basketball team on Thursday is one that they would like to forget. The Pioneers knocked down seven 3-pointers and held the Knights to just 13 first half points on the way to a 75-28 victory...
Rockville marches on to state finals (11/16/07)
Friday's scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL State Playoffs Semifinal Class 5A Carmel 35, Merrillville 13 Indpls Pike 20, Columbus North 14 Class 4A Lowell 10, Ft. Wayne Dwenger 7 Class 3A S. Bend St. Joseph's 28, Ft. Wayne Concordia 10...
Notre Dame men roll past Monmouth (11/16/07)
By The Associated Press CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) -- Rob Kurz scored 15 points to lead Notre Dame to a 76-33 rout of Monmouth on Friday night at the Paradise Jam. Kyle McAlarney and Ryan Ayers added 13 points each for the Fighting Irish (2-0) in a balanced attack against the Hawks (0-3)...
Reds' legend Joe Nuxhall passes away (11/16/07)
By TERRY KINNEY Associated Press Writer CINCINNATI -- Joe Nuxhall, the youngest major leaguer at age 15 and later a beloved broadcaster as "the ol' left-hander" in Cincinnati, has died. He was 79. Nuxhall died Thursday night while hospitalized for treatment of pneumonia, the team said. He was awaiting surgery to insert a pacemaker, and had been slowed by a recurrence of cancer since September...
Earnhardt Jr. prepares for final ride for DEI (11/16/07)
By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. began the day with an early morning photo shoot with his new Hendrick teammates, then quickly turned his focus to his old team. NASCAR's most popular driver climbed into his red No. 8 Chevrolet on Friday for the start of his final weekend with Dale Earnhardt Inc., intent on a strong close to his 11-year run with his late father's company...
Pacers' fall apart again in loss to Raptors (11/16/07)
By The Associated Press TORONTO -- The Indiana Pacers are making a bad habit of falling apart in the second half. Chris Bosh scored 22 points, Jose Calderon added 15 points and 10 assists, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Pacers 110-101 on Friday night, handing Indiana its sixth straight defeat...
Violet May Anderson (11/16/07)
Violet May Anderson, 73 of Saraland, Ala., formerly of Clay County, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, in Mobile, Ala. Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at French Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Perth Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be held in her honor. Visitation will be Saturday from noon-2 p.m. at the funeral home...
Rita Jo Pyle (11/16/07)
Rita Jo Pyle, loving wife, mother and grandmother, lost her long battle with lung cancer at the age of 65, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at her residence in Selma, Ind. Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m., Monday, Nov. 19, 2007, at Elm Ridge Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Rush officiating. Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home...
Mary A. Massinon (11/16/07)
Mary "Mamie" A. Massinon, 85, Brazil, died at 3:45 a.m., Friday, Nov. 16, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. She was born May 23, 1922, in Vermillion County, Ind., the daughter of Richard and Mary (Cunningham) Raybould. She was employed at several area businesses during her lifetime including, Columbia Records, House of Spirits The Bottle Shop, Terre Haute Medical Lab and the offices of Dr. Frank Maurer and Dr. Bob Maurer. She loved her cats, reading and exploring her family geneaology...
Alice Lorrayne Wolfe (11/16/07)
Alice Lorrayne Wolfe, 87, Clay City, passed away at 8:35 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Jasonville, May 24, 1920, to Byrd and Dimple Keller. Mrs. Wolfe married Wallace Wolfe, who preceded her in death after 35 years of marriage...
11-17 Public Record (11/16/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Nov. 15-16: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Red Rock Lake Financial, LLC Vs. Harry Lawson: Civil Collections HSBC Mortgage Service, Inc. Vs. Tracy Frazier: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Staunton Scene (11/16/07)
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 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...