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Stories from Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Accident sends Howesville worker to the hospital (03/26/08)
An employee of Howesville Farm Service, 1390 West State Road 246, was airlifted to an Indianapolis hospital after being injured in a work-related accident Wednesday. While working with a juvenile employee to repair the hydraulic system of a front-end loader, Dustin Gilbert, 19, Lewis, was injured when he attempted to climb onto the equipment when it began to move. His foot was caught between a tire and a step, pulling him under the equipment...
Area man flips truck on way home (03/26/08)
A Rosedale man was taken to the hospital after a single vehicle accident on County Road 1200 North Wednesday evening. Shortly after 6 p.m., members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Clay County Search and Rescue and Dick Johnson Township Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to the accident scene, a quarter mile east of CR 300 W...
Cookies for injured soldiers (03/26/08)
Local girl scouts are hoping to send cookies to the troops in Terre Haute who have returned from Iraq. Troop leader Cherise Ogborn said the girls decided they wanted to help the soldiers. She said many people send the troops overseas gift boxes, but sometimes people forget the troops we have back home in hospitals...
Trailer Fire (03/26/08)
Resident fixes old school clock (03/26/08)
Time has taken its toll on the old clock hanging on the wall at the Russellville Town Hall. But it has seen better days. In another life, folks around town say the treasured timepiece once powered the bells at the old Russellville schoolhouse. The clock was built in 1910 by Julis Hanson, a German immigrant living in Princeton, Ind. ...
Ed Nevins running for County Council At-Large (03/26/08)
Jobs, community concerns and tax relief for residents, have given Edward A. Nevins reason to run for County Council, at-Large. Edward A. Nevins, 66, has lived in Clay County for 65 years. He lives in Staunton, where he has been on the town board since October and he graduated from Brazil High School in 1961. Nevins has been married to his wife Pat for 45 years and has two daughters...
Local elementary hosting carnival (03/26/08)
Clay City Elementary School will conduct its third annual Spring Carnival and Raffle on Friday, April 4, from 6-8 p.m. There will be games, food and fun for the whole family. Pizza, nachos, soda and water will be available. Games will include old favorites, new favorites and the popular "Sweet-Walk."...
Breaking News: Howesville Farm Service employee injured in accident (03/26/08)
The Clay County Sheriff's Department is currently investigating how a male employee at Howesville Farm Service was injured in an accident around noon Wednesday. Details are sketchy at this time, but Sheriff Mike Heaton confirmed to The Brazil Times an employee suffered serious injuries and was taken to St. Vincent Clay Hospital to be airlifted to an undisclosed Indianapolis hospital...
Club News (03/26/08)
The Modern Homemaker Home Ec Club met at the home of Anna Mae Fagg, March 6. Devotions were given by Wilma Modesitt, titled "Grandma's Hands." Citizenship report was by Carolyn Tausig about the First Ladies and Jacqueline Kennedy. Louise Fagg gave the lesson on "Life is Short -- Wear Your Party Pants."...
Area youth attend baseball clinic (03/26/08)
The Northview baseball team held its annual youth clinic on Wednesday afternoon at the high school. Approximately 100 area children worked with Northview players and coaches on the finer points of the game.
Big changes for Irish during spring practice (03/26/08)
By TOM COYNE AP Sports Writer SOUTH BEND -- Notre Dame, still stinging from a 3-9 finish last season, is going through big changes as spring practice gets under way. Jon Tenuta, the new assistant head coach for defense, is mixing his schemes in with those of defensive coordinator Corwin Brown. Offensive coordinator Mike Haywood is adjusting to running the offense after watching head coach Charlie Weis do much of the job the past three years...
Colts sign team president Polian to new deal (03/26/08)
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts have signed team president Bill Polian to a contract extension through 2011. The Polian-led Colts have posted a 105-55 regular-season record over the past 10 seasons, reached the playoffs eight times and won the Super Bowl after the 2006 season...
Reggie Miller calls departing CEO Walsh the 'Godfather' of the Pacers (03/26/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Donnie Walsh called the shots, and Reggie Miller made them. In nearly two decades together, Walsh and Miller changed the Indiana Pacers from NBA also-rans to title contenders. Miller retired in 2005, and when Walsh said Monday he'd step down as Pacers CEO at the end of this season, it signaled the end of an era...
Reds send Homer Bailey back to Louisville (03/26/08)
By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Homer Bailey is headed back to the minors to work on that control. The Cincinnati Reds sent their former first-round draft pick to Triple-A Louisville on Wednesday, settling the last question about their rotation. Right-hander Josh Fogg will get the final open spot...
Everett Bernarte (03/26/08)
Everett Bernarte, 78, Brazil, died in the emergency room of St. Vincent Clay Hospital in Brazil, Tuesday, March 25, 2008, at 10:04 p.m. Everett was born in Fowler, Ind., Jan. 9, 1930. He was the son of the late Carl and Rosa Jackson Bernarte. He was raised in Warren County, graduating from the Winthrop school. He had lived most of his life near Riverside, east of Attica, until moving to Brazil in 2003...
PUBLIC RECORD 03-27-08 (03/26/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse March 26: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC Vs. Curtis Jonson, II: Civil Collections Palisades Acquisition Vs. James Doyle: Civil Collections...
Brazil Buzz (03/26/08)
It is shortly afternoon this Easter Sunday and I am alone. Later, our grandchildren that still live in Brownsburg are coming to the little blue house at the end of the road. Paul will have completed his workday at Sears. In the meantime, I am taking time out to communicate with you through Brazil Buzz...
Harmony Happenings (03/26/08)
The Sunrise Service on Easter morning at Harmony United Methodist Church was so nice. We met in the darkened sanctuary with just barely enough light to read our bulletins. Pastor Bob Kumpf lit a candle and used it to pass the light to others. It was beautiful to see the candle light spread from one member of the congregation to another until everyone was in light...