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Stories from Sunday, April 27, 2008

After much waiting, library finally opens (04/27/08)
Brazil resident Tyrone Cayton's youngest daughter has never been in the Brazil Public Library. She was too young to go when construction on the library began. But on Sunday, Cayton and his daughter were waiting in line to get a glimpse of the revamped library...
Recovery programs beneficial (04/27/08)
Even though someone may be an inmate, it does not mean they cannot better themselves and the Clay County Justice Center hosts numerous programs to do just that. Those incarcerated have numerous programs to join that allow them to prepare for their release and return to being productive members of the community...
Poll:Majority of readers did not attend forum (04/27/08)
Polls don't always tell an accurate story. But if the latest Brazil Times' online poll is any indicator, few people attended The 2008 Clay County Political Forum. In its recent online poll, The Times asked its online readers, "Did the Clay County Political Forum help you with your voting decision?"...
Musical Mystery Tour (04/27/08)
No shortage of offense in split of 'C' games (04/27/08)
Staff Reports The Northview 'C' baseball team split a pair of games over the weekend, falling 11-10 to Terre Haute South on Thursday evening and taking a 17-2 blowout over Danville. Against the Braves, Taylor Hanson was roughed up on the mound, allowing 11 runs on 15 hits while walking seven and striking out six for the Knights...
Knights finish close second at invite (04/27/08)
Staff Reports North Montgomery narrowly claimed the team championship in the Northview Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The Chargers got a championship at No. 3 singles and No. 1 doubles to score 22 team points to edge the host Knights by a point...
Kyle Busch wins at Talladega (04/27/08)
By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Kyle Busch fell a lap down midway through the race, and after racing his way back into contention, needed an awesome save to keep himself from triggering a massive crash. "Typical Talladega," he thought...
Scott beats Moore in a playoff (04/27/08)
By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer IRVING, Texas -- Adam Scott felt he needed to make a statement by winning Sunday. He did, though, not quite the way he wanted to do it. After blowing the three-stroke lead he carried into the final round, Scott made a 9-foot birdie putt on No. 18 to force a playoff, then made a 48-footer playing it again on the third playoff hole to beat Ryan Moore in the EDS Byron Nelson Championship...
Hart slides to Colts in sixth round (04/27/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Mike Hart has heard the critics before. They always suggested he was too small and too slow to compete at the next level. He always proved them wrong. Now Michigan's career rushing leader must start all over, hoping to show the NFL world that the Indianapolis Colts got a bargain by selecting him in the sixth round Sunday...
Wheldon wins again at Kansas (04/27/08)
By MIKE HARRIS AP Auto Racing Writer KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- There were no tears in Victory Circle this week. Just seven days after Danica Patrick's emotional first IndyCar victory in Japan, Sunday it was series veteran Dan Wheldon celebrating at Kansas Speedway, his first win since taking the checkered flag here a year ago...
Short remains red hot with Spring Fling payday at Bloomington (04/27/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor BLOOMINGTON -- A stunning and talented field of 51 sprint cars unloaded at Bloomington in a quest for the inaugural Spring Clash and the $3,000 payday. Brady Bacon took his Mopar powered machine to the top of the time trial charts...
Shuman takes opening sprint win at Lincoln Park Speedway (04/27/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor PUTNAMVILLE -- After two weeks of weather disappointments, racing action finally won out over the rain as Lincoln Park Speedway made its debut on Saturday night. The hard work that has been put into the track over the past month or more was quickly evident as the cars hit the Putnamville oval. Though the car count was a bit thin overall, most of the drivers seemed to agree that the track conditions were the best they've been in several years...
Janet Rae Parke (04/27/08)
Janet Rae Parke, 62, Brazil, died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born Jan. 7, 1946, in Indianapolis, as the daughter of Raymond and Sarah Mitchell Jones. She graduated from Ben Davis High School. She married William R. Parke, who has preceded her in death. She attended the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in Brazil...
Dr. Mark A. Thomas (04/27/08)
Dr. Mark A. Thomas, 45, Brazil, died April 26, 2008, at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis. He was born March 15, 1963, in Clay County, the son of Amos and Mary Griswold Thomas. As a young boy, Mark had a love of learning and he never gave up his search for knowledge...
PUBLIC RECORD 04-28-06 (04/27/08)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during April 25-27. Due to the new software installation, criminal charges will be listed by categories with suspects name and age underneath. Awaiting Arraignment...