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Stories from Friday, January 18, 2008

BREAKING NEWS: Teacher submits resignation (01/18/08)
Times Staff Report It was reported Friday afternoon by The Brazil Times' sister paper, The Greene County Daily World, that first-year White River Valley school teacher Melinda Ellis, Bloomfield, submitted her resignation to WRC School District Supt. Layton Wall Wednesday...
Clay City Winter Homecoming candidates and attendants (01/18/08)
Bus barn location remains in limbo (01/18/08)
When architects, financial advisors and bond advisors suggested a $53 million renovation project in fall 2007, the public took particular exception to two of the items in the proposal. A $4.3 million plan for a new bus garage was suggested, as well as $2 million to create a new central office building...
Time to Relay! (01/18/08)
City Council gives injured patrolman additional paid leave (01/18/08)
The city has banded together to help out an injured police officer. The Common Council of the City of Brazil unanimously approved to grant an additional 120 days of emergency sick leave for Brazil City Patrolman/K-9 Officer Kenny Hill Thursday evening...
List of stolen equipment grows, police say more arrests pending (01/18/08)
As a Putnam County man sat in jail Thursday, state police officers investigating the thefts of more than $1 million in heavy equipment continued to recover items. On Thursday, ISP Troopers Dan Hearon and Doug Perry recovered a number of additional items, including a Kabota tractor reported stolen from Edwards Farm Equipment in Danville...
CHURCH NEWS (01/18/08)
BRAZIL BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH We were reminded and encouraged again this past week in both our adult Sunday School and our worship service as to our responsibility to be spiritually growing in our personal lives and that true happiness is discovered by being a peacemaker (Matthew 5:9)...
HONOR ROLLS (01/18/08)
REELSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Second Grade High Honor Hannah Dickison, Noah Emmerich, Kaylyn Hunt Honor Roll Corbin Allen, Alyssa Ball, Dakota Bartley, Dylan Crum, Nick Duggan, Kristina Eaglin, Emma Miles, Autumn Miller, Sierra Myers, Hannah Neudeck, Ally Nichols, Jacob Parker, Becca Taylor, Kate Wade, Hayley Young...
Fischer named New Executive Director for the Clay County Cooperative Benevolence Ministry (01/18/08)
Ruth Fischer was recently named the Executive Director of the Clay County Cooperative Benevolence Ministry. Ms. Fischer retired in 2006 as the Executive Director of the Bethesda Elderly Housing Corporation in Terre Haute. She had been employed at Bethesda Housing for more than 20 years, working with low-income seniors in housing. ...
Announcments (01/18/08)
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Junior varsity Knights down South Vermillion (01/18/08)
Times Staff Report CLINTON -- The Northview JV girls' basketball team evened their record at 7-7 overall and 3-2 in the WIC by dropping South Vermillion, 36-19 on Thursday. "We played a lot better tonight than last night," said coach LuAnn Anderson. "Our offense was clicking much better, and everyone became involved. We had balance in our scoring, which is always a good thing."...
Cougars hold off Knights in low scoring affair (01/18/08)
By STEVE FIELDS For the Brazil Times BLOOMINGTON -- The Northview Knights scored 83 points in their opening game of the season, an overtime win at Martinsville. The Knights netted 82 against Riverton Parke in the Pizza Hut Wabash Valley Classic. The Knights even scored 62 against Owen Valley...
Eels dominate glass in win over Sullivan (01/18/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor SULLIVAN -- Two out of three isn't bad and on Friday night, Clay City won the war in the paint and the free throw line to take a 54-40 road win over Sullivan. Never mine that the Arrows sank nine 3-pointers in the game, it was the Eels' dominance on the glass (28 to 14 rebound edge) and Clay City hit eight more free throws in the victory...
Northview grapplers seek fifth-straight WIC championship (01/18/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview isn't really used to playing the underdog role at the Western Indiana Conference wrestling tourney, but on paper, that will be their role today at South Vermillion High School. The Knights are the owners of four straight conference championships and are looking to add a fifth trophy, but the Edgewood Mustangs are standing in the way...
Dorothy F. 'Dot'?Bedwell (01/18/08)
Dorothy F. "Dot" Bedwell, 85, Terre Haute, went home to be with The Lord while surrounded by her family at 10:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at Meadows Manor East, Terre Haute. Funeral services are set for 1 p.m., Saturday (today),, at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home, 631 E. Main St., Jasonville, with Revs. Bob Roush and Shane Zurcher officiating. Burial will be at Lebanon Cemetery, Midland...
Frederick Stanley Jarrett, Jr. (01/18/08)
Frederick Stanley Jarrett, Jr., 83,Brazil died Jan. 16, 2008, at his residence surrounded by his family. Services will be held Monday at 7:00 p.m. at French Funeral Home with Pastor Tony Alstott officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Oak Hill Cemetery in Palatka, Fla...
Barbara Ann Harrison Lane (01/18/08)
Barbara Ann Harrison Lane, 77 of Brazil, passed away, at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, in the Morgantown Nursing Home. She was born June 27, 1930, in Tipton, to Robert and Carolyn Webster Harrison. She was a member of the World Gospel Church, the Terre Haute FOP and loved playing bingo and gardening...
PUBLIC RECORD 1-19 (01/18/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 18: Clay Superior Court -- Civil North Star Capital Acquisition Vs. Randall Green: Civil Collections Midland Credit Management, Inc. Vs. Tina L. Burnham: Civil Collections...
STAUNTON SCENE (01/18/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30 a.m. Doug Parkey is the minister. His message this Sunday is entitled "Just When I Need Him Most." Children's Church, Wee Worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 a.m. in the Educational Building...