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Stories from Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Huge winter storm hits Clay County (01/29/08)
BREAKING NEWS: Storm Damage causing roads to be blocked by downed trees (01/29/08)
Local Marine heading to Iraq (01/29/08)
Christopher Harden is a man of his own. The 2005 graduate of Northview High School, and Staunton resident, is a member of the Marine Infantry and will be leaving sometime in March for a tour of duty in Iraq. "I think we need to be there, but I hate to see all these young kids go over there," his father, Wayne Harden, said. "They attacked us and it is more of a need to protect ourselves."...
Grant to help improve narcotics enforcement (01/29/08)
The Clay County Commissioners held a special meeting Monday morning, in part, to approve a grant from the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute. Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton was at the meeting to explain the Advanced Criminal Enforcement Grant. "This grant allows for increased patrol," Heaton said. "It is similar to Operation Pullover, but this is strictly for the targeting of narcotic activity in the area."...
CCCTA quiet about investigation (01/29/08)
The administration and Clay Community Classroom Teachers Association are remaining quiet regarding the investigation into North Clay Middle School teacher Anita Miller. After the Jan. 17 school board meeting, which gave the administrators permission to begin the investigation, Superintendent Dan Schroeder refused comment because it is a personnel issue...
Property tax caps, cuts in assessors advance to House (01/29/08)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A plan to phase in caps on property taxes won overwhelming Senate support Tuesday as lawmakers neared a deadline to move legislation to the House. A bill to reduce the number of tax assessors also advanced as senators said they were looking out for taxpayers...
Northview opens team regional with Southwestern (Hanover) (01/29/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview's wrestling team hits the road to take on Southwestern (Hanover) in the Seymour Team Regional this evening at 6 p.m. The Rebels were second in the Jennings County Sectional on Saturday, finishing runner-up to Columbus North, which will take on Edgewood in the second match this evening. The two winners will square off to determine who advances to the team semistate...
Tough night for North Clay girls (01/29/08)
By JASON JACOBS Times Staff Reporter It was a tough night for the North Clay Knights girls' basketball teams. For the eighth-grade team, they jumped out to an early 13-0 lead over the Cascade Cadets, only to see it evaporate quickly as they fell 44-31...
Eagles down Clay City at free throw line (01/29/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor GREENCASTLE -- Letting a six-point fourth quarter lead slip away in a loss to South Putnam wasn't exactly how Clay City coach Keith Jones wanted to end the regular season. But the Eagles came up with just enough plays and hit nearly all of their free throws in the decisive fourth quarter of a 50-46 decision...
Tuesday high school basketball scores (01/29/08)
Tuesday's scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Batesville 56, S. Ripley 54, OT Beech Grove 66, Greenwood 42 Christian Academy 65, Rock Creek Academy 53 Elkhart Central 77, Prairie Hts. 59 Indpls Roncalli 44, Indpls Park Tudor 32...
Wallace sends Pacers to fourth-straight loss (01/29/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Rasheed Wallace was feeling good Tuesday night, and he was happy to tell the Indiana Pacers all about it. Wallace had 24 points and 10 rebounds to help the Detroit Pistons beat the Pacers 110-104. He started jawing in the second quarter, when he went 5-for-5 from the field and scored 11 points in the final 3:22 of the period. The Pistons went from 10 points down to leading 59-57 at halftime because of Wallace's barrage...
Mets and Twins reach tentative deal for Santana (01/29/08)
By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK -- Johan Santana is a contract extension and physical from joining the New York Mets. Beating out the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox, the Mets reached a tentative agreement Tuesday to acquire the two-time Cy Young Award winner, two people familiar with the deal said, speaking on condition of anonymity because no announcement had been made...
Florence E. Patterson (01/29/08)
Florence E. Patterson, 84, Brazil, passed away at 9:48 a.m., Jan. 29, 2008, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. She was born Sept. 27, 1923, in Brazil, to William and Ella (Darting) Love. She graduated from Brazil High School. In her younger years, she worked for Modern Cleaners, Brazil. Florence enjoyed working jigsaw and crossword puzzles, going out to eat, and watching hummingbirds. She was known to her family as a selfless person who loved her family...
Betty M. Savio (01/29/08)
Betty M. Savio, 85, Terre Haute, formerly of Knightsville, died at 12:06 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 26, at Union Hospital. Services will take place at 11 a.m., Thursday, at DeBaun Springhill Chapel, Terre Haute, with Rev. Linda Peters officiating. Burial will take place at Roselawn Memorial Park...
Nathan William Brinson (01/29/08)
Nathan William Brinson, 91, Fayetteville, Ga., beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend went home to be with the Lord Jan. 26, 2008. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, in the chapel of Carmichael-Hemperley Funeral Home. Private burial will take place Saturday in Orlando...
PUBLIC RECORD 1-30-08 (01/29/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 29: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Michael R. Keller: Civil Collections Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Corena B. Herniter Vs. Marc E. Herniter: Domestic Relations...