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Stories from Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Clay City students set for Saturday prom (04/22/08)
As Clay City Jr./Sr. High School gets ready for the end of the school year, the springtime ritual has arrived again. Prom will take place this Saturday, at Sycamore Farms in Terre Haute. This will be the first prom at the Farms' big red barn. The theme this year is "The Black Tie Affair."...
Cleaning up for Earth Day (04/22/08)
Learning there is a delicate balance between humanity and Mother Nature is what Earth Day is all about. Another part of Earth Day is cleaning up trash improperly thrown away. Trash is thrown onto the roads of Clay County every day of the year, which is why some local officials are thinking of implementing a future volunteer-based, countywide clean-up program for the county...
Northview junior earns academic honor (04/22/08)
Cole Stultz, 17, Brazil, never imagined he would be nominated for anything regarding his academics. But the Northview High School junior recently received membership to The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) for his academic achievement and hard work. ...
Park to host Native American event (04/22/08)
JASONVILLE -- A unique opportunity to learn about Native Americans who once lived in the Shakamak State Park area will be presented at the park Saturday and Sunday. The event, "School of the Native, Journey through Time," offers those interested in attending the chance to immerse themselves in real Native Woodland culture from the past by participating in and watching various activities...
Annual YMCA Golf Scramble (04/22/08)
Duffers, get ready to scramble. The YMCA of Clay County is continuing its 21st Annual Golf Scramble Saturday, May 17, at Forest Park Golf Course. Registration ends May 16 and the entry fees are $50 per person and $200 per foursome team. The entry cost covers player's golf cart, green fees, favors, breakfast, lunch and beverages...
Winners of The Brazil Times NCAA Contest (04/22/08)
Five Generations (04/22/08)
Military News (04/22/08)
Army National Guard Pfc. Elizabeth A. Huey has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.. ...
Knights' 'B' and 'C' teams victorious (04/22/08)
Staff Reports The Northview freshmen baseball team drilled visiting South Vermillion on Tuesday night, 11-1. The Knights needed only five innings to get the win in a game halted by the 10-run rule. Carson Kleiber allowed just two hits in going the distance for the win on the mound. The freshman lefthander gave up only one run and two walks while striking out seven Wildcats...
Cardinals succumb to Clay City (04/22/08)
By JASON JACOBS Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- A strong team effort and a little bit of luck helped Clay City's baseball team defeat the Bloomfield Cardinals 10-0 in five innings Tuesday afternoon. "It was a big conference win for us, especially after losing last night to Vincennes Rivet," Coach Ryan Swearingen said...
Northview scores WIC tennis win (04/22/08)
Staff Reports Northview's tennis teams swept to a conference win over Owen Valley on Tuesday night. Four of the five varsity matches were won in straight sets while Ali Rentschler went three sets before winning a 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 match at No. 3 singles...
Northview track teams score Senior Night wins over Eels (04/22/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview boys' track team, paced by strong showings in the distance and throwing events, won a 92-69 track decision over visiting Clay City on Tuesday in a meet also featuring White River Valley. The Northview girls won 11-of-16 events on the way to a 95 to 41 win over the Eels with WRV in third...
Knights 'B' and 'C' baseball teams earn wins (04/22/08)
Staff Reports The Northview freshmen baseball team drilled visiting South Vermillion on Tuesday night, 11-1. The Knights needed only five innings to get the win in a game halted by the 10-run rule. Carson Kleiber allowed just two hits in going the distance for the win on the mound. The freshman lefthander gave up only one run and two walks while striking out seven Wildcats...
Chris Paul has franchise record 17 assists in playoff win (04/22/08)
By The Associated Press NEW ORLEANS -- Chris Paul had 32 points and a franchise playoff-record 17 assists, leading New Orleans to a 127-103 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night that gave the Hornets a 2-0 lead in their first-round series...
Red Sox rally for win (04/22/08)
By The Associated Press BOSTON -- Dustin Pedroia's tiebreaking RBI double in the eighth inning helped the Boston Red Sox rally for their sixth straight win, 7-6 over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night after ace Josh Beckett was scratched from his start with a stiff neck...
Smoltz reaches 3,000 strikeout mark (04/22/08)
By The Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) -- John Smoltz became the 16th pitcher in major league history to reach 3,000 career strikeouts, but was outpitched by John Lannan in the Washington Nationals' 6-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night. Smoltz fanned Felipe Lopez in the third inning, the veteran hurler's fourth of the game, to reach the mark. He struck out 10 for the second straight start and for the 45th time in his 20-year career...
Lester Harry Miller Jr. (04/22/08)
Lester Harry Miller Jr., 86, Brazil, died at 11:02 a.m., Tuesday, April 22, 2008, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He was born Sept. 26, 1921, in Ashboro, Ind., as the son of Lester H. and Louise Lawrence Miller. He graduated from Ashboro High School with the Class of 1939. During World War II he served in the U.S. Army with the 16th Signal Battalion, spending 25 months in the Pacific Theatre before his Honorable Discharge. He married Mary O. Harris, May 21, 1943...
Ival Lloyd Lane (04/22/08)
Ival Lloyd Lane, 82, Bainbridge, passed away at Hendricks Regional Health Tuesday, April 22, 2008. He was born on Aug. 30, 1925, in Decker, Ind., to Frank and Jessie Decker Lane. Ival served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII along with his brothers, Hershel, Ellis and Herb. He was first Sergeant in the Combat Infantry, serving under Patton, 65th Halibert. He received the Combat Infantry Badge in 1945 followed by the Bronze Star Medal...
NICOLE ANN WILKINSON AND DR. MATTHEW RYAN ROMAS (04/22/08)
Nicole Ann Wilkinson and Dr. Matthew Ryan Romas are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, May 10, 2008, at 4 p.m., at St. John's United Church of Christ in Center Point. Nicole is the daughter of Thomas Wilkinson, Brazil and Cheryl Wells, Terre Haute. She is a 2002 graduate of Northview High School and a 2007 graduate of Indiana State University with a bachelor's degree in Nursing. She is a registered nurse at Union Hospital...
NICOLE CHRISTINE JONES AND ZACHARY EDWARD FARKAS (04/22/08)
Nicole Christine Jones and Zachary Edward Farkas are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, May 31, 2008, at 5 p.m., at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Nicole is the granddaughter of George and Joyce Kollmeyer, of Brazil, and the daughter of Veronica Wiltsee, Pompano Beach, Fla., and Barry Jones, Lebanon. She is a 2001 graduate of Northview High School...
MR. AND MRS. CURT WALKER (04/22/08)
J. Curt and Melanie Walker celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on June 24, 2007, and will celebrate their 31st anniversary this year. Curt and Melanie were married on June 24, 1977, in Brazil, with the Rev. Revis Brazle officiating. Melanie is the former Miss Weaver...