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Stories from Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Slick roads cause few accidents (02/12/08)
Snow, sleet and freezing rain made roadways treacherous Tuesday, but officials reported a low number of traffic accidents in Clay County. "There have been some slide offs, but not that many," Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton said Tuesday afternoon. "I believe school being canceled today helped keep people home and off the roads."...
Three arrests made in separate incidents (02/12/08)
The crack down on drugs in Clay County continues, as the Clay County Sheriff's Department and Indiana State Police make three more arrests Monday. Shortly after 12:30 p.m. Monday, Sgt. Dan Best and Deputy Brad Hardy were dispatched to perform a welfare check on a man who apparently fell asleep in a vehicle parked in the parking lot of the Center Point County Junction, 20 South State Road 59...
Schools closed due to weather for third time (02/12/08)
Tuesday marked the third snow day for students in Clay Community Schools. Officials with CCS decided to cancel school Tuesday after road conditions worsened throughout the morning. "We got a lot of black ice out there," CCS Director of Transportation Frank Misner said. "It's just a little too slick out there."...
Staunton Town Council discusses water issues (02/12/08)
The Staunton Town Council met Monday night to attend to monthly business, as well as approve work on the new waterworks plant. During the week of Feb. 4, the excess rainwater caused one of the newly installed tanks to float, breaking the seals and welds joining it to another tank...
Hazel Mace Mayer (02/12/08)
Hazel Mace Mayer will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2008, from 2-4 p.m. with a reception at the First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall. Hazel is the daughter of Lew and Opal Butler Mace. She was born in the home of her grandparents, John and Louisa Butler on Feb. 21, 1918...
Dance convention (02/12/08)
Serving on the Streets (02/12/08)
All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast (02/12/08)
The Brazil House of Hope, 5525 W. United States 40, Brazil, will conduct an all-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast, on Saturday, Feb. 23, from 8 a.m.-noon, A $5 donation will cover each breakfast served. All proceeds will go toward the ministries needs. A tour and explanation of the program will be available by the House of Hope staff...
Local college athletes heating up the hardwood and track (02/12/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor When thinking of ideal travel destinations in February, thoughts turn to sunny Florida or perhaps a cruise to the Caribbean, but heading north to the Dakota's isn't typically high on the list. After an 0-2 road trip to North Dakota and South Dakota State, IUPUI's girls' basketball team probably won't have fond memories of the road trip either...
Hummel helps Purdue upend Michigan State (02/12/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE -- Purdue students didn't storm the court after the Boilermakers beat Michigan State. That's because they're no longer surprised when the Boilermakers win big games. Robbie Hummel scored a career-high 24 points as No. 19 Purdue beat No. 10 Michigan State 60-54 Tuesday night...
Moore goes off for 27 points in Sycamore victory (02/12/08)
TERRE HAUTE -- Gabe Moore scored 27 points, including a perfect 14 of 14 free throws, as Indiana State beat Bradley 76-66 Tuesday night in the Missouri Valley Conference. Indiana State (11-13, 6-8 MVC) shot just 44 percent from the field but was 28-of-31 (90.3 percent) from the line. The Sycamores outrebounded the Braves 39-32 and led 33-32 at the break...
Green leads No. 9 Butler to overtime victory (02/12/08)
By COLIN FLY AP Sports Writer MILWAUKEE -- Mike Green's right ankle was ailing, his brace was gone, his teammates bullied and nearly buried. So Green limped back to the locker room to find his missing support and returned to spark a late rally, scoring 10 of his 24 points in overtime to help No. 9 Butler beat Wisconsin-Milwaukee 83-75 on Tuesday night...
Indiana to make NCAA sanctions public (02/12/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana has received a list of alleged violations by its men's basketball program from the NCAA and is expected to make it public Wednesday. University trustees president Stephen Ferguson told The Associated Press on Tuesday night that school officials this week reviewed a report, which stems from impermissible phone calls made by coach Kelvin Sampson and his staff during 2006 and 2007...
Pierce has double-double to halt Pacers' streak (02/12/08)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Paul Pierce had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and the short-handed Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-97 Tuesday night to win their fourth straight game. Ray Allen scored 23 and Leon Powe added 16 points and nine rebounds for the Celtics (40-9), who were playing without injured starters Kevin Garnett and Kendrick Perkins...
BROOKE A. HANNA AND ANDREW K. HOFFA (02/12/08)
Brooke A. Hanna and Andrew K. Hoffa, both of Bloomington, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on May 10, 2008, at Deer Park Manor in Bloomington. Brooke is the daughter of William Hanna Jr., and Kim Spicer, both of Bloomington. She is a 1999 graduate of Bloomington High School South and a 2004 graduate of Ball State University, with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She previously taught kindergarten in Yorktown...
MICHELLE HENDREN AND ELMER POLLARD JR. (02/12/08)
Michelle Hendren and Elmer Pollard Jr. are proud to announce their upcoming marriage on Feb. 16, 2008, at noon, at the Ebenezer Church. Michelle is the daughter of Richard and Susan Winn and Greg and Kim Walden. Elmer is the son of Elmer and Mary Pollard Sr...
MR. AND MRS. ROY HADDON (02/12/08)
An open house to will be held in honor of Roy and Delores Haddon's 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 17, 2008, from 2-5 pm., at the Reelsville Fire House. Roy and Delores were married on Feb. 14, 1958, at Union United Methodist Church, with Reverend Lawrence West officiating...
PUBLIC RECORD 2-13-08 (02/12/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Feb. 11-12: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Jennifer M. Blackburn Vs. Edward E. Blackburn: Domestic Relations Small Claims Riddell National Bank Vs. Janita M. Lanham: Small Claims...