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Stories from Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Commissioners discuss gas costs (05/27/08)
Like many residents, the Clay County Commissioners are trying to figure out how to combat rising fuel costs. The commissioners met in a special meeting Tuesday morning to listen to concerns and attempt to find possible solutions. Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton addressed the commissioners, informing them that the Clay County Sheriff's Department has gone through a little more than half of their fuel budget for 2008...
TV weatherman talks tornadoes (05/27/08)
Most can see his face plastered on the television between 6-6:30 p.m. each weeknight. On Tuesday, WTWO News Channel 2 weatherman Jesse Walker paid a visit to members of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce during the organization's monthly luncheon. He spent the afternoon at the Brazil YMCA discussing tornadoes...
On your mark ... (05/27/08)
BCB sets up performance (05/27/08)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present the first of its Forest Park summer series Sunday at 8 p.m., rain or shine. The BCB is celebrating its 150th year of continuous operation all year long with the theme, "Sesquicentennial Celebration."...
County Hoosier State Delegates named (05/27/08)
American Legion Post No. 2 has chosen Devin Ahern, Evan Deal and Ashley Clarke, all from Northview High School as the Hoosier state delegates this year. Ahern is the son of Carol and Michael Ahern, both of Brazil, and is currently a junior at NHS. He plays the alto saxophone for the NHS jazz, marching and hoops bands...
Area golf tournament scheduled (05/27/08)
The Clay County Community Foundation has scheduled its ninth golf outing for Saturday, June 21, at Forest Park Golf Course. In the past years, more than $35,000 has been raised from the tournament and the funds go to assist the community foundation to provide grants and scholarships...
Clarifications (05/27/08)
The Brazil Times incorrectly identified Marian Harrison in Tuesday's issue regarding her and her husband, Don, retiring from Clay Community Schools after 40 years of service. It was reported in the May 23 issue of The Brazil Times that Angela M. Pursel had been charged by the state for Reckless possession of paraphernalia. The person charged was not Angela Pursell who owns Gooseneck Brew...
Young Hoosier Book Award Party (05/27/08)
This years Young Hoosier Book Award Party at JTE was a fun success. There were 39 students that qualified for the pizza party by reading the required amount of books for the year. The students pictured were the top readers from their classrooms, each was awarded $10. The top reader for the school was Jordan Mills and she was awarded $25, plus the ten dollars for being the top reader in her class...
Jefferdy Contest (05/27/08)
Six Jackson Township Elementary fifth grade students participated in the annual JEFFERDY Contest, named after Principal JEFF Fritz. These students had the highest scores on the "We the People" tests. The "We the People" program provides students a solid background on the Constitution, the founding of our country, and our republican form of government. The winner of the JEFFERDY Contest was Keegan Roembke...
Family Reunions (05/27/08)
FLOCKHART--The Flockhart reunion will be Saturday, June 7 at noon, at Harmony Park. The date has been changed from August. MINNICK - CRABB--The Minnick - Crabb reunion will be on Saturday, June 21 at 4 p.m., at Bob and Angie's Hometown Restaurant in Clay City. For more information or to make reservations, call Susie Freeman at 812-443-1809 or 812-240-5878 by June 9...
School News (05/27/08)
MERIDIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL The Indiana Council of Teachers of Mathematics and Meridian Elementary School congratulate the 2008 student recipients of the Indiana Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ICTM) Mathematics Award: Zachary Muncie Jackson Copper...
Knights and Eels begin quest for sectional titles (05/27/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor There is no delicate way to say what a loss means in the IHSAA baseball postseason. One defeat and you go home, season over, as your opponent marches on. So that's just one more reason that Clay County teams are hoping to repeat earlier season success against this week's sectional foes...
A different age in golf (05/27/08)
By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer DUBLIN, Ohio -- Four players were having lunch in the grill room at Muirfield Village when they straightened in their chairs at the sight of Jack Nicklaus, who sat down to join them in conversation. Lucas Glover played for him and Geoff Ogilvy played against him in the last Presidents Cup. ...
Reds call up Jay Bruce, designate Hatteberg (05/27/08)
By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI -- Outfielder Jay Bruce, the Cincinnati Reds' top prospect, was called up from the minors Tuesday in a move that represents another step toward the franchise's future. The Reds promoted the 21-year-old outfielder from Triple-A Louisville and designated first baseman Scott Hatteberg for assignment, ending his three-year stay in Cincinnati. ...
Penguins are home and searching for goals (05/27/08)
By IRA PODELL AP Hockey Writer PITTSBURGH -- No wins, no goals, no venom. The Pittsburgh Penguins need to change all that -- and soon -- against the Detroit Red Wings if they have any hope of making this Stanley Cup finals matchup come close to its marquee billing...
Wesley Stuart Williams (05/27/08)
Wesley Stuart Williams, 24, Indianapolis, passed away, May 25, 2008, in Indianapolis. He was born April 21, 1984, in Indianapolis, to Gary L. Williams and Angela Parker, both of Indianapolis. He graduated from J. Everett Light High School in 2002 and served as an apprentice in Carpenters Union Local 60...
CHLOE RENEE BURK (05/27/08)
SARAH JANE LOOKEBILL AND MATTHEW TODD MISNER (05/27/08)
Sarah Jane Lookebill and Matthew Todd Misner would like to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, June 7, 2008, at 5:30 p.m. at the home of the bridgegroom's parents. Sarah is the daughter of Rick and Judy Lookebill, Brazil. She is a 2004 graduate of Sullivan High School and attended Indiana State University. She is employed at the Kroger Pharmacy in Terre Haute...
PUBLIC RECORD 05-28-08 (05/27/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse May 27. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Boone Account Recovery Group Vs. York Bros., Inc.: Civil Collections Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Wells Fargo Bank Vs. Timothy J. Hale Vs. Petra E. Hale: Mortgage Foreclosure...