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Stories from Friday, May 30, 2008

Brazil motorcyclist dies in accident (05/30/08)
An autopsy will be performed on a Brazil motorcyclist who died in a two-vehicle accident in front of the Brazil National Guard Armory Friday afternoon. Shortly before 3:30 p.m., members of the Brazil City Police and Fire Departments, Clay County Sheriff's Department, Indiana State Police and Clay County Search and Rescue were dispatched to an accident scene involving a passenger vehicle and a motorcycle on State Road 59, near the intersection with Whiterock Road...
Good luck! (05/30/08)
"Start today for every moment counts," Lindsay Thomas (above), Northview High School's Salutatorian, said as she spoke to her classmates as a group for the last time at Friday evening's Commencement Ceremony. Thomas motivated her fellow graduating classmates by saying, "We have to do the little things in life and that will allow for the big stuff to happen."...
Hampton appeal rejected (05/30/08)
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Court of Appeals have upheld the 2007 double-homicide conviction of Kevin L. Hampton for his involvement in the murders of former Brazil resident Tanette Dickison and her friend Cassie Harris during the 2004 Thanksgiving weekend...
Alleged rapist changes mind (05/30/08)
Within minutes prior to entering a formal plea agreement of guilty in Clay Superior Court Friday morning, an alleged rapist threw several proverbial "monkey wrenches" into the justice system of two counties. Larry J. Sharps was scheduled to stand trial June 9 on four felony charges in connection with his alleged involvement in an abduction and rape case originating in 2007...
In honor (05/30/08)
CCSP sets up horse show (05/30/08)
The Clay County Sheriff's Posse has scheduled its first open horse show for today. The event will take place at the Parke County 4-H Fairgrounds. There are 66 classes with 10 being 70 percent payback open classes, added money. B102.7-FM will conduct a live-remote during the evening...
UPDATE: Traffic reopens on State Road 59 (05/30/08)
Traffic is now moving smoothly on State Road 59. Officials rerouted traffic approximately one mile north and south of the Brazil Armory while Indiana State Police attempted to reconstruct the accident as part of the investigation. Around 3:25 p.m., an accident involving a passenger vehicle and a motorcycle blocked traffic near Whiterock Road on SR 59...
Breaking News: Accident backs up traffic on State Road 59 (05/30/08)
Angel Food Ministries (05/30/08)
FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER The Family Worship Center, corner of US 40 and Staunton Rd., is a local distribution center for Angel Food Ministries. This month's orders are due on Monday, June 9, with distribution being on Saturday, June 21. For the low cost of $30 you will receive:...
Community announcements (05/30/08)
TITLE I PRESCHOOL SCREENINGS Screenings for children who will be four years old by August 1, 2008, are currently offered at the LEAAP Center, 501 East Jackson Street, Brazil. Preschool classes for children who will enter kindergarten in August 2009 will be provided at the LEAAP Center next year. Morning and afternoon classes will be held Monday - Thursday from 8:45 - 11 a.m. and noon - 2:15 p.m. Transportation will NOT be provided...
CHURCH NEWS (05/30/08)
BEE RIDGE CHURCH Good Morning. I'm assuming that school is out for the most of you. Will things slow down for you now? It's doubtful. Seems like we all have a hectic lifestyle. It doesn't matter whether you have kids to drive to different activities, or if you are retired or somewhere in between the two...
County golf teams prepare for sectional (05/30/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The 2008 Owen Valley Golf Sectional will be on the same course as last season for area golfers. Rolling Meadows Golf Course in Spencer will play host to this year's opening round quest for the IHSAA State Finals. A repeat of last year's results would undoubtedly be just fine for both Northview and Clay City's golfers too...
Mark A. Williams (05/30/08)
Mark A. Williams, 49, Brazil, died Friday morning, May 30, 2008, at his residence. He was born Aug. 22, 1958, in Brazil, as the son of Chester and Georgia Winn Williams. He attended Van Buren High School. He married Maranda Decker, April 8, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents...
PUBLIC RECORD 05-31-08 (05/30/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse May 30. Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Rachelle Eaglin Vs. Derek Eaglin: Domestic Relations Brian Schlatter Vs. Julie K. Schlatter: Domestic Relations State Criminal Charges...
Staunton Scene (05/30/08)
The annual Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department Fish Fry and Car Show will be held on Saturday, June 7 at Staunton Elementary School. The car show is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., and the fish fry is from 3-8 p.m. Tickets for the Fish Fry are $8 for adults and $5 for kids age 12 and under. The meal includes dessert and drink...