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Stories from Tuesday, March 4, 2008

Up to the Minute: School delayed two hours Wednesday (03/04/08)
According to the Clay Community Schools website, Superintendent Dan Schroeder has announced the start of school has been delayed for two hours on Wednesday, March 5. Log into http://www.clay.k12.in.us/corp/index.cfm for updated school closing information...
Area women tying one on for a cure (03/04/08)
A group of local women have united together to get fit and support the fight against breast cancer. "We have always wanted to participate in a marathon of some type as a way to get fit," Bra-Zil Billies Team Captain Amy Reynolds told The Brazil Times. "We are three really good friends who have chose to come together as a team and help fight breast cancer."...
IVC plans to expand by taking over the former MI building (03/04/08)
Plans are in the works to fill the empty MI Windows and Doors building. The Clay County Council passed the first reading of two resolutions for tax abatements Monday night, which would allow IVC Industrial Coatings, Inc., to acquire the building and expand their operations...
Merit board member retires (03/04/08)
Jack Mayrose has seen a lot of changes during his 22 years of service on the Clay County Sheriff's Merit Board. "I have enjoyed the companionship of the other board members and the department members while serving on this board," Mayrose said at an informal retirement party at the Clay County Justice Center on Monday. "I officially retired at the February meeting, but when I received a letter inviting me to come tonight, I knew something was up."...
Operation Pullover starts soon (03/04/08)
To reduce drunk driving and promote seat belt awareness in the Wabash Valley, troopers from the Terre Haute Indiana State Police post will be participating in Operation Pull Over Blitz 54. The blitz, titled, "Seat Belts and Driving While Intoxicated," is scheduled to run for two weeks, beginning Friday and continuing through March 23...
Teacher investigation considered tonight (03/04/08)
The Clay Community Schools Board of Trustees will hold a special session tonight at 7 p.m., at North Clay Middle School. The only item on the agenda is the, "consideration of adoption of findings of fact, conclusions of law, and order that cancel the teaching contract of a permanent teacher."...
State politicians backing Bayh's weather radio bill (03/04/08)
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- On Monday, Democratic Sen. Evan Bayh announced the introduction of Senate legislation ("C.J.'s Law") requiring manufactured homes not affixed to a permanent foundation to be equipped with weather radios to warn families of the threat of tornados and other severe weather...
Math sessions available (03/04/08)
Northview High?School recently announced a series of math help sessions for upperclassmen needing to retake the ISTEP+ exam. Those juniors and seniors needing to retake the test in the spring may attend the help sessions before or after school. The before school sessions will be Thursday, Friday and March 10, from 7:45-8:15 a.m., while the after school sessions will be Thursday and March 10, from 3:15-4 p.m...
Ashley Hughes Recognized for Volunteer Service (03/04/08)
Ashley Hughes a seventh grader at North Clay Middle School has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a Volunteer Service Award. The award which recognizes Americans of all ages who have volunteered significant amounts of their time to serve their communities and country, was presented by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program on behalf of the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation. ...
Dean's List (03/04/08)
IVY TECH COLLEGE Ivy Tech College names to it's Dean's List any student who has earned 12 or more credits hours [eight (8) or more for summers sessions] in a given semester, a 3.5 term grade point average and no D's or F's grades for the term involved. The following students who have been named to the 2007 Fall Dean's list for Ivy Tech Community College - Wabash Valley Region are:...
Honor Rolls (03/04/08)
North Clay Middle School Sixth Grade High Distinction Lucas Alsip, Karlie Atkinson-Fritz, Jonathon Burns, Darci Chambers, Benjamin Coleman, Kristopher Damon, Ashley Deakins, Joseph Dierdorf, Kinsey Elwell, Jacob English, Carlos Esparza, Audrey Fatch, Connor Ganly, Holly Garrett, Kiresten Gibson,...
North Clay Middle School (03/04/08)
Spring sports get underway for area collegians (03/04/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor It's official. Spring is here. Don't be fooled by the icy rain and slush that is predominant in the Wabash Valley. Luckily for college baseball and softball players in the area, they get to head south where the diamonds are hot and the weather is mild...
Buckeyes upset No. 15 Purdue (03/04/08)
By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Othello Hunter, one of Ohio State's worst free throw shooters, hit two foul shots and made a big defensive play down the stretch as the Buckeyes upset No. 15 Purdue 80-77 on Tuesday night. The loss dropped the Boilermakers (23-7, 14-3), one-half game behind first-place Wisconsin in the Big Ten. The 10th-ranked Badgers host Penn State on Wednesday and Northwestern on Sunday. The Boilermakers finish at Michigan on Sunday...
Giants send Lowry to hand specialist (03/04/08)
By The Associated Press The San Francisco Giants hope they've found what was driving Noah Lowry wild. A day after Lowry walked nine of 12 batters, he was diagnosed with tendinitis in his left wrist Tuesday and sent home to San Francisco to see a hand specialist...
On day Favre retires, plenty of NFL moves made (03/04/08)
By The Associated Press Brett Favre's retirement naturally overshadowed a bunch of other moves in the NFL on Tuesday, including one of his nemeses leaving the game. The iconic Green Bay quarterback's decision to stop playing after 17 seasons, an unprecedented three MVP awards and a slew of passing records sent the official retirement of Warren Sapp to the back burner...
Favre decided to call it a career (03/04/08)
By CHRIS JENKINS AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Brett Favre finally met the one person who could stop him. Himself. He won a Super Bowl and three MVPs. He set every record worth having for a quarterback in the NFL -- most career touchdown passes, most career yards passing, most career victories by a starting quarterback. In an age when few quarterbacks could last a whole season, Favre went almost 16 years without missing a single game, an indestructible 253 straight regular-season starts...
Charles Otis Jones (03/04/08)
Charles Otis Jones, 81, McCordsville, Ind., formerly of Brazil, died March 4, 2008. He was born Jan. 10, 1927, in Brazil, to Otis M. and Dorothy Winn Jones. Mr. Jones was a contractor and served in the Army during WWII, receiving the Victory Medal. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Services will be at 11 a.m., March 8, in Hendryx Mortuary Cumberland, 11636 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, with calling there from 4-8 p.m., March 7...
JONATHAN RANDALL TURNER (03/04/08)
Makayla Turner, Tipton,would like to announce the birth of her brother, Jonathan Randall Turner. Jonathan was born on Feb. 15 at Clarion North Hospital in Carmel. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Proud parents are Scot and Randi Turner, Tipton. Grandparents are John and Beverly Turner, Randall Thompson, all of Brazil and Patty Wilkinson, Tipton. Great-grandparents are Jack and Veleda Eldridge and Virgil Thompson, all of Brazil...
TIFFANY COLCLASURE AND DARRELL 'DJ' MEADEN JR. (03/04/08)
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Colclasure Sr. and Mr. Darrell Meaden Sr., Brazil and Mrs. Tammy Johnson, California, would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Tiffany Colclasure and Darrell 'DJ' Meaden Jr. Tiffany will be graduating from Northview High School in May of 2008...
MR. AND MRS. Joseph Greenlee (03/04/08)
The family of Joseph and Nila Greenlee would like to announce the celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, March 16, 2008, from 2-4 pm. at Terre Haute First Church of the Nazarene in the Family Life Center. Mr. and Mrs. Greenlee were married on March 29, 1958, at the Brazil First Church of the Nazarene by the Rev. T. Wesley Burns, the bride's brother...
MR. AND MRS. ELSWORTH SCHAFER (03/04/08)
Elsworth and Lorene Schafer, Clay City, will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Saturday, March 22, from 2-4 p.m., at the Union Chapel Nazarene fellowship center, 600 S. State Road 59, Clay City. All friends and family are invited to attend. No gifts, cards would be welcome...
PUBLIC RECORD 3-05-08 (03/04/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse March 3-4: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Ralph E. Hoopingarner: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Jim Richardson: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Lisa H. Kleiber: Civil Collections...