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Stories from Monday, January 14, 2008

BREAKING NEWS: Two area teachers arrested (01/14/08)
A Sunday evening accident led to the arrest of two allegedly intoxicated teachers, one a teacher at North Clay Middle School and the other from White River Valley Jr./Sr. High School. Shortly before 7:30 p.m., Clay County Sheriff's Deputies Jason Frazier and Josh Krause responded to a deer/vehicle accident report in a rural area near the intersection of County Road 700 North and 200 West, discovering a 2003 Jeep Liberty standing almost upright in a ditch...
1,000-point club (01/14/08)
Northview junior Spring Raines scored the 1,000th point of her career Monday evening in the Knights' 73-42 loss to Terre Haute South. For more information on the game, see the Sports Section of the website.
Northview student detained (01/14/08)
Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton confirmed Monday a Northview High School female student had been detained early in the morning after it was discovered she had several pills in her possession. Heaton told The Brazil Times Monday afternoon CCSD Sgt. Dan Best detained the student early Monday morning after receiving a call from NHS officials...
Final CCS work session set for Wednesday (01/14/08)
The Clay Community School Board will be holding a final work session Wednesday before deciding on a course of action to renovate the corporation facilities. The meeting will take place at 6 p.m. at North Clay Middle School. The board will discuss several different project proposals that have been presented since the building committees gave recommendations to the board...
Royalty candidates (01/14/08)
Candidates for the 2008 NHS Winter Homecoming King include (from left) Cody Crooks, Jordan Maurer, Albert Dean, Griffin Maurer and Ross Crooks. The king will be crowned Friday when the NHS boys' and girls' varsity basketball teams face South Vermillion. The girls' game will begin at 6 p.m. The school will also be taking donations that evening for fellow classmate, freshman Raeann Driscoll...
Officials release more details on area theft ring (01/14/08)
An investigation into a stolen credit card from a residence in Clay County led to the discovery of a Clay/Vigo county theft ring over the weekend. Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton confirmed the arrest of Justin D. Haas, Michael St. Dennis and his wife Abby Hobby-St. Dennis, and believes the ongoing investigation will lead to more potential charges for each suspect...
Scobee trial begins today (01/14/08)
After more than two years, the Clay County Prosecutor's Office will present evidence in the case against Lisa Ann Scobee in Clay County Circuit Court today. Scobee is on trial for a class C felony charge of failure to stop after an accident resulting in death for her involvement in the Nov. 13, 2005, accident that resulted in the death of her husband, Brian E. Scobee, 45, Carbon...
BREAKING NEWS: Two area teachers arrested Sunday (01/14/08)
BREAKING NEWS: Intoxicated teacher arrested (01/14/08)
A Clay Community School Corporation teacher was one of two women arrested after an accident in rural Clay County Sunday evening. Melinda Ellis and Anita Miller, both from Brazil, were arrested by the Clay County Sheriff's Department after failing field sobriety tests and booked into the Clay County Justice Center on the following charges:...
Raines reaches 1,000 points but Knights come up short of No. 10 Braves (01/14/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Finding positives in a 30-point defeat might seem difficult, but there was some upside to be found following Northview's 73-42 loss at the hands to the Class 4A 10th-ranked Terre Haute South girls' basketball team on Monday...
Running back crop gets deeper for NFL draft (01/14/08)
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer An NFL draft rich with running backs has a new star at the head of the class: Darren McFadden. Runner-up for the Heisman Trophy the past two seasons, McFadden announced Monday he will skip his senior season at Arkansas -- along with speedy backfield mate Felix Jones...
Clonia Phene 'Grandma' Capps (01/14/08)
Mrs. Clonia Phene "Grandma" Capps, 93, Greencastle, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2007, at the Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born Jan. 21, 1914, in Dawson Springs, Ky., she was the daughter of John and Margaret (Shaw) Spears. She married Elmer Lee Capps in 1929, and he preceded her in death in 1989...
Public Record 1-15-08 (01/14/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 11-14: Clay Superior Court -- Civil James E. McCullough Vs. Melissa M. White: Domestic Relations HSBC Bank Vs. Deanna L. Minnick and First Consumer Credit, LLC: Mortgage Foreclosure...