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Stories from Friday, November 30, 2007

Schellinger ready to challenge Daniels for governor (11/30/07)
Jim Schellinger believes he has the leadership to run the state. On Friday, the South Bend native paid a visit to Clay County Democrats to show them he's up for the challenge. Schellinger stopped by the Clay County Courthouse Friday morning, one of several stops he made in an effort to get to know state Democrats better...
Clay City eighth grader wins essay contest (11/30/07)
Kole Smith, a Clay City Jr./Sr. High School eighth grader, has turned his interest in alternative energy into an award-winning essay. Smith submitted an essay on Indiana's leadership in energy awareness to the Dick Lugar/Indiana Farm Bureau/Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance Companies Youth Essay Contest...
People to People Student Ambassadors sending Northview sophomore to Australia this summer (11/30/07)
Culture, friendship and promoting peace are on the agenda for a local student traveling abroad this summer. Ashley Roll, a sophomore at Northview High School, is a delegate for People to People Student Ambassadors. She, along with a group of about 40 Indiana high school students, will be traveling to Australia for 20 days in June...
Portfolio stamps now available (11/30/07)
Many stores and shops are already gearing up for the upcoming holiday and the Brazil Post Office is no exception. According to Postmaster Dianna Egold, the office now has the entire portfolio stamps collection available for the 2007 holiday season. The four Holiday Knits Commemorative stamps feature classic wintertime imagery. The images consist of a dignified stag, a snap-dappled evergreen tree, a perky snowman sporting a top hat and a whimsical teddy bear...
Talent show scheduled (11/30/07)
The Little Historic Church at Carbon has scheduled a Friday Talent Show for 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7. Fellowship is set or 6 p.m. with the show beginning at 7 p.m. Free will offerings will be accepted. The cantata performed will be "There is peace in the world tonight."...
Dems to conduct dinner (11/30/07)
The Democrats will conduct their Christmas victory dinner at 7 p.m., Dec. 4, at the Senior Citizen's Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. All interested in attending are asked to bring a dish of their favorite food, a food pantry donation and gift for an auction...
Shaw Chiropractic sets up toy collection (11/30/07)
Shaw Chiropractic will host its ninth annual "Toys for Tots" collection event from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday, Dec.7. The business will be accepting new, unwrapped toys to be given to the annual Marine Corp. Reserves "Toys for Tots." The toys will be distributed in Brazil, under the supervision of the Clay County Christmas Assistance Program...
Indiana University to study scholar program (11/30/07)
Indiana University researchers will start a study on Jan. 1 to determine the effectiveness of the 21st Century Scholars (TFCS) program. The study is being funded by the Spencer Foundation, which will grant $497,000 over the next two years to complete the research...
Clarification (11/30/07)
Timing information of three participants involved in the 2007 Christmas in the Park 5K Walk/Run in Monday's edition of The Brazil Times was incorrect. Kelsey Miller completed the race with a time of 29:08, Laurie Prindiville with a time of 29:56 and Michelle Combs had a time of 29:57...
Tickets to go on sale (11/30/07)
Tickets for the Northview High School band's Christmas Spectacular will go on sale Wednesday, Dec. 5. Tickets are $4 for adults and $3 for students and will be available each morning from 8 a.m.-noon in the music office of the school. The tickets will be available until Dec. 13...
Santa to visit Lieber (11/30/07)
Lieber State Recreation Area will host "Breakfast with Santa," at the Visitors' Center at 9 a.m., Dec. 15. Cloverdale McDonald's will sponsor the breakfast. Following breakfast, children may talk to Santa and get their faces painted. Santa will be giving away beanie babies this year...
Area agency to offer counseling options (11/30/07)
The Area 7 Agency on Aging and Disable is offering 2007 options counseling for Medicare Part 5. This is the prescription portion of insurance coverage. Those interested must choose and enroll in a prescription plan. Medicare does not do that for people...
SMWC Chorale and Madrigals and Terre Haute Children's Choir present Christmas Concert (11/30/07)
The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Chorale and Madrigals will present their annual Christmas Concert on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, and this year, they will welcome some special guests - the Terre Haute Children's Choir...
CHURCH NEWS (11/30/07)
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...
Knights hit the road for physical win over Patriots (11/30/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- How a basketball team composes itself in tight games is oftentimes a good gauge of its fortitude. If that's the case, then the Northview Knights are certainly not lacking in grit. For the second weekend in a row, the Knights battled a potential sectional opponent to the wire and picked up a dramatic road victory...
Hot shooting first half paces Eels to win (11/30/07)
By STEVE FIELDS For The Brazil Times CLAY CITY -- Will Kennedy was twisting his body and falling down as he let go of a shot midway through the second quarter. Swish, like most of the shots the Clay City Eels fired up in the first half Friday night against Union-Dugger Bulldogs...
Friday night high school basketball scores (11/30/07)
Friday's scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Angola 57, Central Noble 44 Attica 100, Holy Cross 18 Avon 53, Danville 46 Barr-Reeve 41, Pike Central 37 Batesville 76, Franklin Co. 51 Beech Grove 74, Speedway 40 Bellmont 69, Jay Co. 63...
Francis J. "Jo-Dee" Rogers (11/30/07)
Francis J. "Jo-Dee" Rogers, 75, Reelsville, died Nov. 30, 2007 at her home. She was born Sept. 10, 1932, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Luther Lawrence Deck and Frances Ioanne Coffee Deck. She was a homemaker and served as secretary for the Wayne Township Fire Department, Indianapolis, for many years...
PUBLIC RECORD 12-1 (11/30/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Nov. 30: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Discover Bank Vs. Robert W. Wellman and Cheryl A. Wellman: Civil Collections Clay Circuit Court -- Civil LVNV Funding, LLC Vs. Karen Burk: Civil Collections...