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Stories from Friday, January 4, 2008

Terre Haute accident injures two residents (01/04/08)
Two Clay County residents and a Terre Haute woman were injured in a two-vehicle accident near the Terre Haute International Airport Thursday afternoon. Around 12:15 p.m., members of airport security, medical personnel from the Indiana National Air Guard Unit, Vigo County Sheriff's Department and the Seelyville Volunteer Fire Dept. responded to the accident scene near the intersection of State Road 42 and Hunt St...
Clay City Council votes to add a stop sign to intersection (01/04/08)
CLAY CITY -- A new era was ushered in Thursday as three council members conducted their first meeting. Guy Dickerson, Robert Freeman and Richard Sutton were elected to the Clay City Town Council during November elections and wasted no time during their initial meeting...
Sewers head council's topics (01/04/08)
The Center Point Town Council met Friday night at Town Hall for its regular monthly meeting. Newly elected and re-elected council members were sworn in at the meeting, which was pushed back three days because of the New Year. Cynthia Gray was sworn in as the new member-at-large, and Roger Campbell took oath to be Clerk/Treasurer again...
Nothing safe from the realm of scam artists (01/04/08)
Scam artists are everywhere and what was once considered safe forms of currency have to be questioned. "Nothing in the form of a check is considered 'gold' anymore," First Financial Bank (FFB) Banking Center Manager Dave Wright said about banking institutions being notified daily of new scams. ...
Correction (01/04/08)
In the Jan. 3 edition of The Brazil Times, Eric Shawn Neese, 18, was incorrectly identified as being preliminarily charged with Dealing Cocaine or narcotic in the Clay County Justice Center portion of the Public Record.
CHURCH NEWS (01/04/08)
UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Another fresh new year is here . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give! -- William Arthur Ward Happy New Year and may 2008 be full of many blessings. This Sunday Pastor Dennis will bring a message titled "Epiphany" from the scriptures of Matthew 2:1-12. We invite you to join us for Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. followed by worship service at 10:30...
College News (01/04/08)
ROSE HULMAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY The following have been named to the dean's list for the fall quarter at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. Cecilia Latta, Brazil, a senior of chemistry, daughter of Yvonne Latta and Richard Latta. Susannah Yoder, Brazil, a senior in mechanical engineering, daughter of Mark Yoder and Sarah Yoder...
Eels unable to overcome Lakers in Greene County Tourney (01/04/08)
By TRAVIS DAVID For the Brazil Times? SWITZ CITY -- The Shakamak Lakers boys basketball advanced to the championship game of the Greene County Daily World Invitational with a hard fought 47-41 victory over a scrappy Clay City Eels squad Friday night.?...
Owen Valley girls remain perfect in WIC with win over Knights (01/04/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Owen Valley Patriots used a 14-0 run to start the second half on the way to beating Northview 73-42 on Friday night. The Patriots used the same recipe they've used all season to build a 12- 1 record and increase their winning streak to 10 games...
Knights hold off late rally for WIC?win over Owen Valley (01/04/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Building on the momentum of a three-game winning streak to end the Pizza Hut Wabash Valley Classic, the Northview boys' built a 13-point fourth quarter lead and then held off a furious late rally by Owen Valley for a 62-60 conference win on Friday...
Friday night's high school basketball scores (01/04/08)
Friday's scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Angola 67, Prairie Hts. 50 Argos 37, Bethany Christian 35 Barr-Reeve 64, Forest Park 55 Bedford N. Lawrence 63, Jennings Co. 50 Bloomington South 73, Bloomington North 64 Brownstown 71, W. Washington 67...
Indiana WR Hardy to declare for NFL draft (01/04/08)
BLOOMINGTON -- James Hardy, Indiana's career leader in touchdown receptions and yardage, will bypass his senior season and enter the NFL draft this spring. The 6-foot-7 junior, who came to Indiana to play basketball and finished as a third-team All-America football selection by The Associated Press, said Friday he had "reached the pinnacle" of his college career...
RCA Dome nears final days (01/04/08)
By STEVE HERMAN AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Built a quarter-century ago with no assurance a pro football team would ever play there, the RCA Dome was a gamble from day one. But it paid off, becoming the symbol of the transformation of Indianapolis into a major sports town...
Granger's career-high halts Pacers' losing streak (01/04/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Danny Granger bounced back from one of the worst games of his career with one of his best. The third-year forward tied a career high with 32 points and the Indiana Pacers beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-91 on Friday night to snap a five-game losing streak...
What is your New Year's Resolution? (01/04/08)
"Clean living, like I've always been." Jack Reece, Brazil --- "To be a better person, but sometimes you have a crisis that pulls you down. I'm going to try." Rose Mary Price, Brazil --- "To get closer to the Lord." Gene Torrence, Greencastle --- "My daughter and ours was for the public library to be open. It's taken too long."...
Natalie Carol Truax (01/04/08)
Natalie Carol Truax, 47, Brazil, passed away at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Jan. 3, 2008. She was born Dec. 16, 1960, to Robert L. and I. Kay Liddil. She attended Hamilton Heights High School in Arcadia, Ind. Natalie worked at Wal-Mart, Brazil, as a member of their ICS team. She loved spending time with her family and new grandchild and was looking forward to meeting her second one in June...
Helen S. Zimmerman (01/04/08)
Helen S. Zimmerman, 95, Clay City, passed away at 11:50 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, in Holly Hill Health Care. She was born July 24, 1912, in Clay City, to William and Rena Brothers Zimmerman. She was a homemaker and nanny, a graduate of Clay City High School and a member of the Eastern Star...
Alfred Cox (01/04/08)
Alfred Cox, 83, Brazil, passed away Jan. 3, 2008 at Cloverleaf Health Care. He was born June 26, 1924 in Harmony to Eugene and Violet (Craig) Cox. Following his return home from the military he worked in Terre Haute for Ordinance Depot Company. Then he began working for Lonestar Cement in Greencastle. While he was working for Lonestar he owned and operated the Standard Oil Gas Station on Depot Street. After selling the gas station he began working for Western Auto in Brazil...
PUBLIC RECORD 1-5-07 (01/04/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 3-4: Clay Circuit Court -- Civil First Financial Bank National Vs. James A. Slater, Sr. and Clay County Treasurer: Mortgage Foreclosure North Star Capital Acquisition Vs. Linda L. Baty: Civil Collections...
STAUNTON SCENE (01/04/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. Doug's message this Sunday is entitled "I'll Go the Distance." Children's Church, Wee Worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 in the Educational building...