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Stories from Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Officials investigating 'suspicious' church fire (07/08/08)
CORY -- Quick action by local fire departments helped save a church, which dates back to the civil war era, from a "suspicious" fire Tuesday morning. According to information provided by officials, shortly after 7 a.m., a caller reported a fire at Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church, 200 North County Road 250 West, to 911 dispatchers at the Clay County Justice Center...
Thompson, Oxley visit Brazil, talk politics (07/08/08)
With all the fairs Jill Long Thompson was going to be seeing over the next few days, no one could blame her for wanting a deep-fried Snickers Candy Bar. But on her way to the Vigo County Fair Tuesday, the Indiana gubernatorial candidate stopped in Brazil to talk politics...
Times welcomes a new reporter (07/08/08)
The Brazil Times welcomed Kimberly Gleason as a new staff member Monday. Gleason is a 2008 Indiana State University graduate and is originally from Crawfordsville. While attending high school at Crawfordsville, Gleason participated on the swim team...
Council gives OK for flood repair money (07/08/08)
Nearly $1 million in additional appropriations was approved during Monday's County Council meeting. The majority of the $871,545 in appropriations came out of the Cumulative Bridge Fund for repairs, replacements and other work on county bridges and levees that were damaged in the June floods...
Honored! (07/08/08)
Commissioners' meeting highlights (07/08/08)
Highlights of the Clay County Commissioners meeting Monday morning include: Vectren Energy Representative Barry Whalen informed the commissioners of the company's intention to replace the main natural gas supply for the City of Brazil. Whalen said the current pipe pressure distribution system, which runs from State Road 42 to the State Road 340/Waterworks Road intersection, needs to be upgraded to better maintain pressure during the winter months. ...
UPDATE: 'Suspicious' fire at Cory church (07/08/08)
CORY -- Officials have determined that a "suspicious" fire was intentionally set at a Cory church Tuesday morning. The Indiana Department of Homeland Security Division of Fire and Building Safety was contacted and Assistant Chief of Investigations for the Division of Fire and Building Safety Fred Daffer was contacted to investigate the fire at Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church, 200 North County Road 250 West...
'Suspicious' fire at Cory church (07/08/08)
CORY -- Officials are investigating what they are calling a "suspicious" fire of a church in Cory. Cory Township Volunteer Fire Dept., along with the Center Point Township Volunteer Fire Dept. were dispatched shortly after 7 a.m., Tuesday, after receiving a phone call about a fire at Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church, 200 N County Road 250 W., Cory...
Clay County Extension Homemaker's Achievement Awards (07/08/08)
Military news (07/08/08)
Army National Guard Pfc. Andrew S. Collins has graduated from the Automated Logistical Specialist Advanced Individual Training (AIT) course at the U.S. Army Quartermaster Center and School, Fort Lee, Petersburg, Va. The course is designed to train soldiers to establish and maintain stock records and other documents such as inventory, material control, accounting and support reports, automated and manual accounting records; perform stock record/warehouse functions pertaining to receipt, storage, distribution and issue and maintain equipment records and parts; review and verify bills of lading, contracts, and purchase orders; repair and construct shipping crates for equipment and supplies, and perform prescribed loads and shop stock lists in manual and automated supply applications.. ...
Farm Tour 2008 (07/08/08)
The Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District have scheduled their 2008 Farm Tour for August 4-5th. The cost will be $175 per person. We will be leaving on the morning of Monday, August 4. We will visit Illinois State University Farm. From there we will stop for lunch at the Cracker Barrel (Dutch Treat) in Bloomington, Ill. ...
Show off your talent at the Clay County 4-H Fair (07/08/08)
Painting, Photography, Sewing, Quilts, Cookies, Candy, Canning, etc., are just a few of the categories you can exhibit at the Clay County 4-H Fair in Open Class. Share your talents with Clay County. The Clay County 4-H Fair is July 11-18, 2008, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. Exhibits will be in the 4-H Exhibit Hall...
Alberta Marie Cantwell (07/08/08)
Alberta Marie Cantwell, 87, Indianapolis, died July 5, 2008, at her residence. She was born July 15, 1920, to Bernice Marie (Glitz) and Gustive Franklin Howald, in Brazil. She graduated from Brazil High School in 1938 and married Francis "Frank" Cantwell in October 1940...
PEYTON THOMAS MCCOLLUM (07/08/08)
Mark and Kaylee McCollum are proud to announce the birth of their son, Peyton Thomas McCollum. Peyton was born on Saturday, June 21, 2008, at 11:59 p.m., in Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 22 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Jim and Donna Crumley, Spencer, great-grandfather is Huey Crumley, Marston, Missouri...
Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Hoffa (07/08/08)
Brooke Allison Hanna, Bloomington and Andrew Kiel Hoffa, Center Point, were united in marriage on May 10, 2008, at Deer Park Manor by the Rev. C. Jack Scott, the bride's great-uncle. The bride is the daughter of William and Lorraine Hanna, Bloomington, and Kevin and Kim Spicer, Bloomington. She is a realtor with Hometown Realtors...
PUBLIC RECORD 07-09-08 (07/08/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 7-8. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Brad A. Dehart: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Shawheen D. Arabi: Civil Collection Citimortgage, Inc. Vs. Darrell W. McCloud and Cathy McCloud: Civil Plenary...