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Stories from Friday, March 7, 2008

Trash truck flips and spills (03/07/08)
The Interstate-70 westbound on-ramp was temporarily closed Friday morning to allow officials to remove an overturned Indianapolis trash truck and spilled garbage from the median. Shortly before 9 a.m., members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department and the Indiana State Commercial Vehicle Enforcement department were dispatched to the scene...
Harmony Town Council Reworks animal ordinance (03/07/08)
After incurring a recent minor problem, the Harmony Town Council was put in a position to revamp an existing town ordinance. On Tuesday, the council unanimously approved Ordinance 1-2008, regarding prohibiting certain animals within the corporate limits of town...
Helping out during spring break (03/07/08)
Spring break offers students a chance to rest and relax before the final stretch of school and summer arrives. Students, staff and community members, though, will be using the week off to travel to the Gulf Coast as volunteers for an ongoing rebuilding effort...
Area food pantries will receive funds (03/07/08)
Area emergency food and shelter programs will be receiving some extra funds in the near future. Clay County was recently awarded $18,310 in federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. "The funds will be distributed out to at least four area agencies in the near future," Sandi Goebel, local chairperson for the board, said. "We are also looking for additional non-profit agencies to distribute the funds to."...
Parks Board signs several contracts (03/07/08)
The Brazil City Park Board met Wednesday night at City Hall to discuss monthly business matters. For the third month, no financial report was available because the board does not have an approved budget for 2008. The delay is caused by the city auditing all financial records...
Guest speaker at Vigo Library Monday (03/07/08)
Guest speaker, Mr. Don Hansell, will present a genealogical, educational program at the Vigo County Public Library, Monday at 6:30 p.m., in the Vigo County Public Library's lower level. The program, "Emigration, Migration, and Immigration," is an informative and educational program about genealogy...
Leo Southworth for School Board, District 2 (03/07/08)
When Leo Southworth began questioning how the Clay Community School Corporation School Board operates, it sparked his interest in joining the board. Along with the support of community members, Southworth added his name to the ballot for the District 2 representative position on the school board...
Sherry Seward for School Board, District 4 (03/07/08)
Although she is relatively new to the area, Sherry Seward is ready to jump into the local political arena. Seward and her husband moved from Arizona to Indiana in 2003, and settled in Clay County in 2006. Shortly after arriving in the community, Seward took an interest in the school system when reading local letters to the editor...
CHURCH NEWS (03/07/08)
OTTER CREEK CHRISTIAN CHURCH Submitted by Pastor Brattain Well, hello from your brothers and sisters at Otter Creek Christian Church. I have a question for all of you. How many New Year's resolutions have you kept so far this year? As for me, I don't make any because I have trouble keeping them anyway...
Palm Sunday Organ Concert at St. George's Episcopal Church (03/07/08)
The Wabash Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists invites you to its Spring Concert, Palm Sunday Afternoon, March 16, 2008 at 3:30 at St. George's Episcopal Church, West Terre Haute, Indiana. An informal reception will follow the concert. The public is invited to attend. No admission charge...
Wayne Phipps (03/07/08)
Wayne Phipps, 90, Greencastle, passed away Wednesday morning at his residence. Born Oct. 12, 1917, in Clinton, he was the son of Roy and Mary (Ruby) Phipps. On Sept. 29, 1944, he married Betty L. Chilcote and she preceded him in death on July 12, 2003...
Owen Ray Treash (03/07/08)
Owen Ray Treash, infant, Clay City, Ky., was stillborn to James Ray and Carrie Lynn (Litz) Treash on Feb. 25, 2008, at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Ky. He is survived by his parents, paternal grandfather Bruce Treash and his companion Stacy Knox, paternal grandmother Christine Phillips, all of Clay City, Ky., maternal grandparents Michael and Sonja Litz, Brazil, and several aunts, uncles and cousins...
PUBLIC RECORD 03-08-08 (03/07/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse March 7: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Citimortgage, Inc. Vs. Robert Kiger: Mortgage Foreclosure Small Claims Cam Industries, Inc. Vs. Rita J. Haviland: Small Claims...
Staunton Scene (03/07/08)
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. Children's Church, Wee Worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 a.m. in the Educational Building. If you need transportation to morning worship services, please phone the church office at 446-3211. The van is wheelchair equipped...