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Stories from Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Potential abductor on the loose (07/01/08)
HARMONY, Ind. -- Law enforcement officials urge parents to keep a watchful eye on their children after an alleged attempted abduction Tuesday afternoon. "Parents should always use caution if they have children playing outside, but we're asking them to take extra care right now," Deputy James Switzer told The Brazil Times...
Staunton man charged with several felonies (07/01/08)
A Staunton man has been formally charged for his alleged involvement in a domestic dispute Sunday night. The Clay County Prosecutor's Office filed formal charges against Amos J. Hellman, 31, late Monday. Hellman was charged with a class C felony charge of battery resulting in bodily injury and five class D felony charges of domestic battery, strangulation, criminal confinement, intimidation and criminal recklessness resulting in severe bodily injury...
'Brain drain' affects learning during the summer (07/01/08)
School's out for the summer, but that doesn't mean children need to take their thinking caps off. According to 100 years of research done by the Center for Summer Learning at Johns Hopkins University in Maryland, researchers have determined students are at risk of "seasonal brain drain" -- losing academic skills during a prolonged hiatus -- during summer vacation...
Woman charged for dealing prescriptions (07/01/08)
A Clay City woman was formally charged Tuesday for her alleged involvement in dealing prescription drugs belonging to her ill boyfriend. Jill Jackson, 49, appeared in Clay County Superior Court to be formerly charged with two counts of Dealing a Schedule II Controlled Substance (each a class B felony and, if convicted, punishable with up to 20 years imprisonment and $10,000 in fines) and one count of Neglect of a Dependent (a class D felony punishable, if convicted, with up to a three years imprisonment and a $10,000 fine).. ...
And they danced! (07/01/08)
Missionary group honored (07/01/08)
Representatives from the Brazil McDonald's honored the Union United Methodist Church Missionary Group and outgoing pastor Dennis Alstott with certificates of appreciation Sunday and surprised churchgoers with value gifts during Alstott's final sermon with the church...
BCB continues its celebration (07/01/08)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will continue its Sesquicentennial Celebration at Forest Park Sunday at 8 p.m. This week, the BCB will perform a variety of music scheduled for its performances in Wisconsin Dells July 10-11...
BREAKING NEWS: Possible attempted child abduction in Harmony (07/01/08)
The Clay County Sheriff's Department received a report of a possible attempted child abduction Tuesday afternoon. According to a press release provided by CCSD, at approximately 3 p.m., a 4-year-old child was playing outside her residence when a medium to dark complected male driving a white Ford Explorer, stopped in front of the child's residence in Harmony...
BREAKING NEWS: Man charged in domestic dispute (07/01/08)
A Staunton man has been formally charged for his alleged involvement in a domestic dispute Sunday night. The Clay County Prosecutor's Office filed formal charges against Amos J. Hellman, 31, late Monday. Hellman was charged with a class C felony charge of battery resulting in bodily injury and five class D felony charges of domestic battery, strangulation, criminal confinement, intimidation and criminal recklessness resulting in severe bodily injury...
BREAKING NEWS: Area woman pleads not guilty (07/01/08)
A Clay City woman was formerly charged Tuesday for her alleged involvement in dealing prescription drugs belonging to her ill boyfriend. Jill Jackson, 49, appeared in Clay County Superior Court to be formerly charged with two counts of Dealing a Schedule II Controlled Substance (each a class B felony and, if convicted, punishable with up to 20 years imprisonment and $10,000 in fines) and one count of Neglect of a Dependent (a class D felony punishable, if convicted, with up to a three years imprisonment and a $10,000 fine).. ...
Knarr to speak on Monday (07/01/08)
The Clay County Historical Society will be meeting July 7, at 7 p.m. in the lower level of the museum. The featured speaker for the evening will be Orvis Knarr, author of "Middletown's Maverick Flyer." Orv states "rather than a long list of accomplishments, I would rather express my sense of pride and happiness to have had a good life. Born poor in the hills of southwestern Pennsylvania, I learned early the value of a dollar and hard work."...
Dance Factory competition (07/01/08)
The Dance Factory competed May 16-17 at Rising Star Regional Competition in Indianapolis. The Beginner Competition team: Kaya Daub, Becca Depasse, Lauren Swearingen, and Dalyn Boor received Ballet - 1st Place Gold, Pom- 1st Place Gold, Character Tap-1st Place Gold with choreography by Dana Lorenze-Daub...
Jack W. "Snuff" Jenkins (07/01/08)
Jack W. "Snuff"?Jenkins, 73, Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital June 29, 2008, at 6:05 a.m., following an extended illness. He was born Nov. 18, 1934, to Kenneth Wayne and Elizabeth Jenkins. Jack began his love for trucking at a young age, riding with his father for the Mayflower Van Lines. For a short time, he worked for Ann Page food distributor before joining the United States Army...
Larry G. Whaley (07/01/08)
Larry G. Whaley, 56, Kentland, died at 1:05 p.m., Friday, June 27, 2008, at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn., after a battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 5, 1952, in Rensselaer, and was the son of Marvin and Betty Whaley, of Brook. On Aug. 5, 1973, he married Mary L. Woll, Brazil. She survives...
Sherri Louise Light and Chadd Michael Weaver (07/01/08)
Sherri Light and Chadd Weaver would like to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Thursday, July 3, at the Forest Park Pool. The pool party wedding will be from 8-10 p.m.
ANNA BETH BOWMAN AND ERIC MATHEW MCINTOSH (07/01/08)
Anna Beth Bowman and Eric Mathew McIntosh will be united in marriage July 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church of Brazil. The bride-elect is the daughter of Gary and Margaret Bowman, Brazil. Anna is employed by Hamilton Center as an Early Head Start teacher...
KELLY RENEE HAHN AND TAYLOR MICHAEL SCHUCH (07/01/08)
Kelly Renee Hahn and Taylor Michael Schuch are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, July 12, at 3:30 p.m., at the home of Howard and Katrina Hughes, Brazil. Kelly is the daughter of Robert Hahn and the late Barbara Hahn. She is a 2000 graduate of Brownsburg High School and a 2007 graduate of IUPUI with a bachelor's degree in elementary education...
MR. AND MRS. FRANCIS SOUTH (07/01/08)
Francis and Nellie South renewed their wedding vows this past Saturday at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. Cloverleaf staff member, Whittney Rains, coordinated the event for the couple complete with a reception featuring a custom wedding cake and DJ Mike Broady...
MR. AND MRS. DAVID MCFADDIN (07/01/08)
David and Elizabeth McFaddin celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on June 24, 2008. They were married in the Carbon Baptist Church by Bro. John Newton. David was the advertising manager for The Brazil Times. Elizabeth was the Contracts/Procurement manager for the State of Indiana...
PUBLIC RECORD 07-02-08 (07/01/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse June 30-July 1. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Jacklyn D. Robertson: Civil Collections Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. Vs. Rhonda J. Silvers and Terry G. Silvers: Civil Collections...