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Stories from Friday, November 23, 2007

UPDATE:Pipe bomb diffused (11/23/07)
While hundreds of Wabash Valley residents enjoyed the 2007 Christmas in the Park Parade on National Avenue Friday evening, members of the Indiana State Police Bomb Squad Unit diffused a pipe bomb at the Clay County Justice Center parking lot. Shortly after 6 p.m. Friday evening, The Brazil Times posted a notice to the community at the request of Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton...
UPDATE: Poland bank robbed (11/23/07)
POLAND -- Law enforcement officials are searching for a suspect believed to be involved in a robbery at the Poland branch of the First Financial Bank Friday afternoon. Although details are sketchy due to the preliminary investigation, Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton released details about a description of the suspect...
BREAKING NEWS: Area closed off due to investigation (11/23/07)
BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Poland Bank Robbed (11/23/07)
POLAND -- Law enforcement officials are searching for a suspect believed to be involved in a robbery at the Poland branch of the First Financial Bank Friday afternoon. Although details are sketchy due to the early investigation, Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton released details about a preliminary description of the suspect...
BREAKING NEWS: Poland bank robbed (11/23/07)
Officials are investigation a robbery at the First Financial Bank, Poland. Shortly before 3 p.m. Friday, the alarm at the bank, located on Main St., went off as an individual entered the branch and left with an undetermined amount of cash. Due to the investigation being still in the early stages, details are sketchy. ...
Deaths also affect law enforcement (11/23/07)
Although it is their job to help people in times of need, traffic accidents involving teenagers and young children are tough on emergency response personnel. It becomes especially difficult when responding to more than one accident scene in a brief period of time, like what happened last weekend when two local teenagers died within 14 hours of each other in traffic accidents...
Remembering a friend (11/23/07)
Among laughter and tears, family members and friends of Brandee N. Siples gathered at the crash site along the Clay/Putnam County line to remember her with a special memorial Friday afternoon. "We don't want anyone to forget Brandee," Brandee's brother, Brett Siples, said to the gathered crowd at the informal dedication ceremony. "Brandee was such an amazing person, she deserves to be never forgotten. She lived life to its fullest every single day."...
Poll: Residents waiting to shop for Christmas (11/23/07)
It's that time of year again. The holiday season came into full focus Thursday with Thanksgiving Day, a day of fellowship with family, plenty of food to eat and, of course, football games. The holiday shopping season officially kicked off Friday with "Black Friday," the day where it's difficult to remain patient on the highways as motorists trek off to the shopping malls, looking for deals and Christmas gifts...
Tis the season! (11/23/07)
CHURCH NEWS (11/23/07)
Annunciation Catholic Church Submitted by Annunciation Catholic Church Father Dom Chukwudi (domojore@yahoo.com)is the Administrator and Dr. Marsha Bialaszewski (M.Bialaszewski@att.net) is the Pastoral Associate. The Mass schedule is Saturday 6:30 p.m., Sunday 8:30 a.m., Tuesday 5:30 p.m., Wednesday 9 a.m. Reconciliation is 5:45-6:15 p.m. Saturday or by appointment. Divine Mercy Chaplet: First Sunday each month at 8 a.m...
Rox come up short against Sheridan (11/23/07)
By STEVE HERMAN AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Nick Zachery can throw the football, too, but boy, can he ever run. The Sheridan junior rushed for three touchdowns, returned a kickoff 87 yards for a fourth TD and, surprisingly, passed for still another score as the Blackhawks beat Rockville 34-28 Friday for their third straight Class A championship...
Friday high school basketball (11/23/07)
Friday's scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Angola 67, Hamilton 24 Brown Co. 74, Edinburgh 51 Covenant Christian 67, Cloverdale 54 Kankakee Valley 76, Rensselaer 63 Triton 78, Oregon-Davis 24 Westville 37, LaVille 30 Whiteland 69, Rushville 66, OT...
Hoosiers hold off late charge by Redbirds (11/23/07)
By RICK GANO AP Sports Writer HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. -- Freshman star Eric Gordon scored 31 points, the third time in four games he's hit for at least 30, and No. 8 Indiana held off a second-half charge to beat Illinois State 70-57 on Friday night in the Chicago Invitational Challenge...
Evinger playing against top-ranked junior college team (11/23/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Joe Evinger was a fixture on the offensive and defensive lines for the Northview Knights during his high school career. With a combination of size (6'6, 340 lbs.) and unusual quickness for that size, Evinger was a force at the prep level...
Pacers get past Mavericks (11/23/07)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Danny Granger scored 25 points and Jamaal Tinsley added 24 to help the Indiana Pacers hold off the Dallas Mavericks 111-107 on Friday night. Troy Murphy finished with 18 points, Mike Dunleavy scored 17 and Jeff Foster had 10 points and 11 rebounds for the Pacers (6-7), who won for the third time in four games despite playing without All-Star forward Jermaine O'Neal...
Manning, Colts look more like themselves in 31-13 rout of hapless Falcons (11/23/07)
ATLANTA (AP) -- This was supposed to be Peyton Manning vs. Michael Vick. But Vick was sitting in a jail cell, so Manning had the Thanksgiving night spotlight all to himself. Manning went past a couple of Hall of Famers on the career passing lists, throwing for 272 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Indianapolis Colts over the Vick-less Atlanta Falcons 31-13 on Thursday...
Dortha Gwinn (11/23/07)
Dortha Gwinn, 46, Carbon, passed away Nov. 22, 2007, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Services are currently pending at French Funeral Home, Brazil. A full obituary will appear in Monday's edition of The Brazil Times.
Melvin E. "Hoppy" Cassida (11/23/07)
Melvin E. "Hoppy" Cassida, 77, Greencastle, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007. He was born Feb. 1, 1930, in Cunot to Ezra B. and Inez V. Stwalley Cassida. Mr. Cassida served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Woar. He began working at Frosty Burk Service Station, Cloverdale, as a young man then was employed at International Harvester, Indianapolis. ...
Louis A. Evans (11/23/07)
Louis A. Evans, 95, Camby, Ind., formerly of New Albany, Ind., died Nov. 20, 2007, at Meadow Lakes Senior Community, Mooresville. He was born Nov. 20, 1912, in New Albany, Ind., to the late Charles Isaac and Lillian Patrick Haley Evans. He graduated from New Albany High School. Mr. Evans was the manager of Sillings Buick, New Albany, for many years. He was an avid golfer and formerly was a member of the Elks Club in New Albany...
William "Bill"?E. Beeler (11/23/07)
William "Bill" E. Beeler, 80, Brazil passed away Nov. 19, 2007m at Clay Health Center following a short stay there. Services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Lawson-Miller Chapel with Revs. Ernie Rush and Richard Pippin officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 4-8 p.m. and again Sunday from noon-2 p.m...
PUBLIC RECORD 11-24 (11/23/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Nov. 21: Clay Superior Court -- Civil State Farm Mutual Auto Insurance Vs. Gregory S. Stultz and Yvonna Lalen: Civil Collections HSBC Bank Nevada Vs. Michael M. Traver: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (11/23/07)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH NEWS Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. This Sunday morning, Leonard Thompson will be bringing the morning message. Leonard and his wife Pam have been serving as missionaries in India for more than 25 years...