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Stories from Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Cody Wright released on bond in Putnam County (12/04/07)
A Clay County teenager who led law enforcement on a high-speed chase, ending with the death of a Northview High School student was released on bond Monday. Putnam County Circuit Court Judge Matthew Headley set bail for Cody D. Wright, 18, Brazil, at $10,000 with a $1,000 surety bond Monday. Wright's parents posted the surety bond after the hearing...
BREAKING NEWS: Teen released on bond (12/04/07)
GREENCASTLE -- A Clay County teenager who led law enforcement on a high-speed chase, ending with the death of a Northview High School student was released on bond Monday. Putnam County Circuit Court Judge Matthew Headley set bail for Cody D. Wright, 18, Brazil, at $10,000 with a $1,000 surety bond Monday. Wright's parents posted the surety bond after the hearing...
Minimal leads in Poland bank robbery (12/04/07)
POLAND -- Officials from around the state are working together to find a suspect believed to be involved in two bank robberies -- one at the Poland branch of the First Financial Bank on Nov. 23 and another in Darlington, Ind., on Oct. 31. Members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Indiana State Police Lafayette post officials and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are involved in a joint investigation to solve the similar cases...
All bomb threats treated the same (12/04/07)
Every threat made to a public school, even the prank ones, are treated as if it is real by law enforcement officials, which is why the investigation continues into a "prank bomb threat" at Northview High School on Nov. 26. Shortly after 11 a.m. on Nov. 26, a caller to the school switchboard said, "There's a bomb in the school," before quickly hanging up. Officials did not release any identifying details about the caller at that time...
Officials seeking suspect of two bank robberies (12/04/07)
POLAND -- Officials from around the state are working together to find a suspect believed to be involved in two bank robberies -- one at the Poland branch of the First Financial Bank on Nov. 23 and another in Darlington, Ind., on Oct. 31. Members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Indiana State Police Lafayette post officials and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are involved in a joint investigation to solve the similar cases...
Christmas Spectacular tickets on sale (12/04/07)
Tickets for the upcoming Northview High School Christmas Spectacular are currently on sale. The event is set for Dec. 11-13 at 7:30 p.m. each evening. Tickets may be purchased at the NHS music department office beginning today and lasting through Friday, 8 a.m.-noon each day. In addition, tickets may be purchased at the office Dec. 10-13, 8 a.m.-.noon...
Town Council tables majority of issues (12/04/07)
The Center Point Town Council met for its monthly meeting Tuesday night. Because of scheduling conflicts, only three of the five council members could attend. Dan Brand presided over the meeting in place of President Roy Smith. The council reviewed the agenda and without a full council present, most of the issues were tabled for the January meeting...
FSSA announces plans for quality rating system (12/04/07)
INDIANAPOLIS -- On Tuesday, the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration's (FSSA) Bureau of Child Care (BCC) announced plans to roll out a quality rating system (QRS) for child care providers across the state. The program, called Paths to QUALITY (PTQ) is a free and voluntary rating system designed to help parents find and select the best care for their children in licensed centers, family child care homes or unlicensed registered ministries...
Honor Rolls (12/04/07)
Northview High School Freshman High Distinction Josiah Alstott, Alex Applegate, Darcy Bass, Ryan Beasley, Shawnie Brewer, Miranda Brossman, Kaylee Clark, Amanda Davis, Kassandra Deoreo, Elizabeth Emmert, Taylor Hanson, Hallie Harbison, Bradley Harting, Hannah Hayes, Sydney Hayes, Charlene Herr-Smith,Alicia Jett, Jennifer Junker, Kaci Kehrt, Carson Kleiber, Jessica La Tourette, Brittany Lillibridge, Macy Mayle, Kendra Mc Crea, Jacqueline Moore, Nicole Nelson, Bridgett Newby, Chelsea Pell, Brandon Pleake, Makayla Riley, Victoria Rohrabaugh, Kaylee Strycker, Justin Tallman, Joseph Thomas, Zebulan Thomas, Tyler Trout, Lauren Webster, Joel Whittington, Benita Wilkerson, Bethany Wright. ...
Honor Rolls (12/04/07)
North Clay Middle School has notified us that sixth grader Jonathan Burns is on the High Distinction honor roll for the second grading period.
Handbell Choir (12/04/07)
The First United Methodist Church Handbell Choir will be playing on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. to noon, for the Riddell National Bank open house. The full group of ringers and handbell quartet will be playing Christmas music through out the morning...
Avenue Broadband Communications, Inc. completes acquisition of Charter Systems (12/04/07)
TYLER, Tx. -- Avenue Broadband Communications, Inc. announced Tuesday that the acquisition of southern Indiana and Illinois systems from Charter Communications has been completed. Approximately 40,000 subscribers are affected. The largest systems are in Vincennes, Brazil and Mitchell, Ind., Westville, Paris and Hoopeston, Ill...
State acquires 150 miles of rail line for trails (12/04/07)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana will nearly double the size of its network of rail-trail corridors with the purchase of more than 150 miles of abandoned rail line, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday. The agency has agreed in principle with owners of the former Penn Central Rail Line to buy the abandoned railroad corridors, it said in a news release...
Tuesday's High School scores (12/04/07)
Tuesday's scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Argos 52, LaVille 40 Austin 58, New Washington 56 Columbia City 54, Churubusco 34 Columbus North 65, Shelbyville 53 Concord 43, Bremen 42 DeKalb 53, Leo 49 Eastbrook 63, Southern Wells 59...
JV Knights roll to wins over visiting Vikings (12/04/07)
By CAREY FOX Times Staff Report Northview's junior varsity basketball teams set a pretty good example for its' varsity counterparts heading into Friday's WIC matchup with West Vigo. The JV girls and boys' teams each earned convincing wins over the visiting Vikings on Tuesday evening...
Sycamore men fall to RedHawks (12/04/07)
OXFORD, Ohio -- Michael Bramos scored 17 points to lead Miami of Ohio to a 74-58 win over Indiana State on Tuesday night. The RedHawks (4-3) trailed by 10 points almost six minutes into the first half, but quickly closed the gap and never looked back. Eric Pollitz made a 3-pointer for Miami to tie it at 17 with 10:35 left in the half and the RedHawks led the rest of the game...
Sycamores hire Miles as football coach (12/04/07)
ISU?Press Release TERRE HAUTE -- Indiana State University Director of Athletics Ron Prettyman announced today (Dec. 4) the hiring of Trent Miles as head football coach. Miles is a native of Terre Haute, Ind., and is a 1987 graduate of Indiana State. ...
Tigers could finalize deal for Marlins' Cabrera and Willis (12/04/07)
By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Detroit Tigers reached a preliminary agreement Tuesday to acquire All-Stars Miguel Cabrera and Dontrelle Willis from the Florida Marlins for a package of six players, an unexpected blockbuster trade that developed quickly at the winter meetings...
Stoudemire's 42 points leads Suns past Pacers (12/04/07)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer> INDIANAPOLIS -- Amare Stoudemire scored 42 points to lead the Phoenix Suns to a 121-117 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night. Stoudemire shot 15-for-24 from the field and 12-for-13 from the free throw line. He also had 13 rebounds...
Dane H. Lowdermilk (12/04/07)
Dane H. Lowdermilk, 75, Brazil, died at 1:25 p.m., Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at Moore Funeral Home, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at 2 p.m., with Pastor Myron James officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery...
Mary Agnes Sinders (12/04/07)
Mary Agnes Sinders, 92, Clay City, passed away Dec. 2, 2007. in her home. Services will take place Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home with Rev. Nathan Couch officiating. Burial will follow at Sink Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. and again Wednesday prior to services...
Bernice Likens (12/04/07)
Bernice Likens, 82, Harmony, died Nov. 10, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Graveside services will take place at 1 p.m., Dec. 7, 2007, at Harmony Cemetery. French Funeral Home was in charge of handling arrangements.
HEATHER MARIE MCCULLOUGH AND BRIAN TODD WALBORN (12/04/07)
Michael and Joyce McCullough, Brazil and Jeri and Bruce Gooding, Avon, are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Heather Marie McCullough to Brian Todd Walborn on May 31, 2008 at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, Indianapolis...
PUBLIC RECORD 12-5 (12/04/07)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 4: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Tanya R. Phillips Vs. Mark W. Phillips: Domestic Relations Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Emily R. Shorter Vs. Jonathan M. Shorter: Domestic Relations...