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Stories from Friday, May 23, 2008

Outdoor Learning (05/23/08)
Becky Jeffers' third-grade students at Jackson Township Elementary School have spent the last two weeks constructing an outdoor classroom from blueprints. Students have been learning about science with a hands-on experience by building a fully functional garden at their school...
NHS students create night shirts for needy children (05/23/08)
Students in Northview High School's Fashion and Textile Technology classes taught by Joanna Connors, made 90 nightshirts that were sent to needy children throughout the world, recently. The students undertook the big project this year at NHS to learn the basics of sewing and, in turn, gave to charity...
Corporation honors retiring bus drivers (05/23/08)
The Clay Community Schools Corporation Transportation office conducted its annual fish fry Friday while also honoring two retirees. Joann Price and Bonnie Graham both will retire this year following years of service for CCSC as bus drivers. Price has worked for the corporation for 36-and-a-half years. She has driven several routes while with the corporation and also drove three years in Indianapolis before coming to Clay County...
Adam Phipps awarded Justin Snow scholarship (05/23/08)
At the Northview Awards banquet Wednesday night, Adam Phipps won the Justin Snow scholarship. Snow, 17, a junior at Northview High School was killed in November of 2007 in an auto accident. He was known for loving his Honda 400 EX Quad, hanging out with his friends, listening to his music and working on his vehicles...
YMCA contest winners announced (05/23/08)
The YMCA of Clay County recently wrapped up its eight-week Biggest Loser Buddy Challenge. The challenge was based on a points system and points were awarded for pounds lost, body fat percentage loss, participation in YMCA fitness classes as well as completing both strength training and cardiovascular exercises on the same day...
Ribbon Cutting! (05/23/08)
Center Point area pets go online (05/23/08)
CENTER POINT -- 911 Pet Rescue Inc, Center Point, recently joined other animal welfare organizations in the area that list homeless pets on Petfinder.com, the oldest and largest database of adoptable animals on the Internet. The site currently has more than 250,000 homeless pets listed and it is updated continuously...
Clarification (05/23/08)
In an article printed in Thursday's Brazil Times, Brazil City Police Chief Terry Harrison was misquoted regarding response time for officers in the city. He does not want to cut back on response time for officers.
BREAKING NEWS: Northview softball sectional game postponed until Saturday at 4 p.m. (05/23/08)
Due to inclement weather, the Class 4A Martinsville Sectional Championship game originally scheduled for Friday evening has been moved to Saturday at 4 p.m. The Knights will face the host Martinsville Artesians for the sectional title.
CHURCH NEWS (05/23/08)
Annunciation Catholic Church Father Dom Chukwudi (domojore@yahoo.com)is the Administrator and Dr. Marsha Bialaszewski (M.Bialaszewski@att.net) is the Pastoral Associate. The Mass schedule is Saturday 6:30 p.m., Sunday 8:30 a.m., Tuesday 5:30 p.m., Wednesday 9 a.m. Reconciliation is 5:45-6:15 p.m. Saturday or by appointment. Divine Mercy Chaplet: First Sunday each month at 8 a.m...
Track season concludes for county athletes (05/23/08)
Staff Reports EVANSVILLE -- The Northview and Clay City track seasons concluded at the Evansville Central Regional earlier this week. Samantha Solomon was the top-finisher amongst county participants, placing fifth in the discus with a throw of 112-0. John Latta also placed fifth in the boy's 1,600 meters in a time of 4:36.43...
Knights celebrate senior night victory (05/23/08)
Staff Report The Northview Knights celebrated senior night with a victory over Cloverdale, 10-0 in five innings on Thursday night. Brock Lawson had a perfect game going into the fifth inning before the Clovers got their lone hit of the contest. Before the game, Keaton Robertson, Curtis Peters, Ryne Barr, Dylan Kruse and Cody Crooks were all honored as senior Knights...
Pens, Red Wings offer marquee matchup for Cup (05/23/08)
By IRA PODELL AP Hockey Writer DETROIT -- Sid the Kid is set to take on Hockeytown. With all due respect to the NHL's other 28 teams, no other Stanley Cup finals matchup could sizzle quite like this one. Sidney Crosby has lived up to the hype, and in his third NHL season has the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Stanley Cup finals for the first time since 1992 -- when Mario Lemieux took the black and gold to the title...
Mickelson edges into Colonial lead (05/23/08)
By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer FORT WORTH, Texas -- Phil Mickelson is carrying five different wedges in his bag at the Crowne Plaza Invitational. He's used every one of them -- very effectively. Along with his putter. Mickelson had 11 one-putts and converted all six sand saves in a 2-under 68 in the second round Friday to take the lead at 7-under 133. The world's No. 2-ranked player led Matt Kuchar (64), Brian Gay (65) and Johnson Wagner (71) by one stroke...
Rain hits Indianapolis again (05/23/08)
By STEVE HERMAN AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- The final practice for the Indianapolis 500 was a lot like the rest of the month at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway: cold, wet and short. What was supposed to be an hour of final tuneups before Sunday's race was stopped by rain Friday after only 12 minutes, and the annual pit stop competition among top contenders' crews was canceled altogether...
Mary Marcene Hutchison (05/23/08)
Mary Marcene Hutchison, 82, Brazil, passed away May 21, 2008, at her residence following an extended illness. Marcene was born Aug. 30, 1925, in Putnam County, the daughter of Ross Evans and Anna (Logan) Evans. She graduated high school in Kittanning, Pa...
PUBLIC RECORD 05-24-08 (05/23/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse May 23. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Angela M. Long Vs. Gary Long Sr.: Miscellaneous Civil Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Nancy S. Ellis: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (05/23/08)
Staunton High School's annual Alumni Banquet was held on May 17 at the Clay County Fairgrounds. One Hundred-Fifty Four S.H.S graduates attended, with the class of 1958 honored on their fiftieth anniversary. An auction of band memorabilia was one of the evening's events, and a buffet-style meal was served by Merrie Nees Catering...