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Stories from Monday, February 4, 2008

Fugitive arrested at courthouse (02/04/08)
A fugitive suspect was arrested after appearing in Clay Superior Court on an unrelated charge Monday. Clay County Chief Deputy Rob Gambill confirmed to The Brazil Times that himself, Sheriff Mike Heaton and Deputy Jason Frazier arrested Brian Godfrey, 47, Bowling Green, without incident and booked him in the Clay County Justice Center on an arrest warrant issued for his alleged involvement in a high-speed pursuit last summer...
Humane Society reps pay visit to area third-graders (02/04/08)
Jackson Township Elementary School third-graders learned about empathy and pet care when Bill Cochran of the Clay County Humane Society visited Monday afternoon. Larissa Goshen, Becky Jeffers and Marguerite Morlan had their classes collect items to donate to the humane society to celebrate 100 days of school...
Commissioners tackle insurance plan (02/04/08)
The Clay County Commissioners had a full plate of decisions at its regular meeting Monday morning. In the county business portion of the meeting, representatives from Dunn and Associates Benefit Administrators, Inc., Columbus, discussed the insurance plan for county employees...
County could see flooding today (02/04/08)
As this winter's wacky weather continues, Clay County residents could experience flooding as 1-2 inches of rain and warm temperatures move through the area. Clay County Emergency Management Director Bryan Husband notified The Brazil Times by e-mail of potential wide spread flooding after a conference call between the Indiana Department of Homeland Security and the National Weather Service reported some heavy rains on Tuesday and Tuesday night...
BREAKING NEWS: Grand jury to convene in old case (02/04/08)
A six-member Grand Jury panel will hear new information about the 20-year-old double homicide of Tonya Pickett, 16, and her stepfather Ricky Mustard, 32, at their Brazil residence on Nov. 18, 1988. "This proves that those cold case investigations seen on television are very real," Clay Circuit Court Judge Joseph Trout told The Brazil Times Monday about his approval of special prosecutors' motion to convene a Grand Jury filed Jan. 30...
Bob Knight unexpectedly resigns at Texas Tech (02/04/08)
LUBBOCK, Texas -- Bob Knight resigned Monday as coach at Texas Tech and his son, Pat, will take over the program. Chris Cook, a spokesman for athletic director Gerald Myers, confirmed the resignation, which was first reported by the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal...
Giants spoil perfection (02/04/08)
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Giants had the perfect answer for the suddenly imperfect Patriots: a big, bad defense and an improbable comeback led by their own Mr. Cool quarterback, Eli Manning. In one of the biggest upsets in Super Bowl history, New York shattered New England's unbeaten season 17-14 Sunday night as Manning hit Plaxico Burress on a 13-yard fade with 35 seconds left. ...
Rev. Ronald G. Thomas (02/04/08)
Rev. Ronald G. Thomas, 66, Hope, Ind., passed away at 1:30 a.m., Monday, at Columbus Regional Hospital. He was presently serving as minister of the Hope United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife Sandra J. Thomas. Funeral arrangements are pending at Norman Funeral Home, Hope, Ind...
M. Kathryn Trackwell (02/04/08)
M. Kathryn Trackwell, 86, Brazil, passed away at 1:50 p.m., Feb. 3, 2008, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born Dec. 29, 1921, to Isaac and Kathryn (Miller) Morlan. She graduated from Bridgeton High School. Kathryn worked as a head cook for the Briner Blue Bonnett and then for Adamson's Laundromat on the East end of Brazil. ...
Public Record 2-5-08 (02/04/08)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Feb. 3-4. Due to the new software installation, criminal charges will be listed by categories with suspects name and age underneath. Awaiting Warrant Arraignment...
Extension Is.... (02/04/08)
In 1862, the Morrill Act was passed which established the land grant universities which for Indiana is Purdue University. Purdue was founded in 1869, establishing a center for advanced learning and study, which at that time was primarily agriculturally focused...