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Stories from Friday, July 18, 2008

County judge offers an insight into juvenile court (07/18/08)
Clay County Circuit Court Judge Joe Trout didn't want to do it, but he had to sentence the young man. On Friday, Trout handed down a sentence of a trip to the Department of Corrections, followed by probation and strict supervision to "Johnny Jailbird."...
City Police investigating many cases (07/18/08)
It's been a hectic six months for local law enforcement agencies serving Clay County residents. "We are already ahead of last year's numbers. We currently have 3,242 calls for service recorded. That is just the complaints officers have responded to that we received through the telephone or from walk-ins," Brazil City Police Chief Terry Harrison told The Brazil Times. "That number does not include traffic arrests, warrant service and other calls officers have responded to."...
Students to show off latest styles (07/18/08)
It's that time of the year again, when students start looking into the latest fashion for the best outfit on the first day of school. Don't worry, help is on the way. On July 24, from 6-8 p.m., at the Brazil Public Library, a Back to School Style Show will take place. Tammy Robinson is the coordinator for the show this year...
Proclamation (07/18/08)
Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw signs a document proclaiming July 2008 as "National Concert Band Month," Thursday afternoon at City Hall. The Brazil Concert Band is celebrating its 150th year, and will be joined by Special Guest Conductor Col. Bryan Shelburne, former director of "Pershing's Own," the U.S. ...
Jackson Township Community Band set for performance (07/18/08)
The Jackson Township Community Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will perform at Goshorn Park at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 26. The band has been in continuous operation since it was established in Hoosierville, Clay County, in 1915. The band has traveled the length and width of the United States through the years, performing at national conventions of the American Legion. ...
CHURCH NEWS (07/18/08)
GARRARD CHAPEL CHURCH The old fashion outdoor tent revival will continue this evening at the Garrard Chapel Church, 7410 W. SR 46, Bowling Green. Doors will open at 3:30 p.m. with services starting at 6 p.m. Come early for good seating. There will be praise and worship, youth dramas and food. Everyone young at heart is welcome to attend...
Optimist Club announces golf winners (07/18/08)
The 2008 Clay County Breakfast Optimist Club Junior Golf Tournament took place at the Forest Park Golf Course recently with a total of 56 boys and girls, ages 10-18, competing in individual age brackets. Jeremy Redman won the boys' 16-18-year-old bracket in a playoff, defeating Jeff Ackman. Both shot 74s in their round...
James Shorter (07/18/08)
James Shorter, 49, Brazil, passed away, July 17, 2008, at Regional Hospital, following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born May 10, 1959, in Brazil, to Robert and Mary "Dixie" (Davis) Shorter. He graduated from Brazil High School in 1977. Jim served his country in the United States Army and Army National Guard for more than 20 years. During his military career, he worked as a truck driver and served on a competition rifle team...
STAUNTON SCENE (07/18/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with Worship Service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheelchair equipped...