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Stories from Friday, July 25, 2008

Two men arrested for alleged break-in (07/25/08)
Two Center Point men are currently in jail for their alleged involvement in a recent residential break-in. On July 17, Clay County Sheriff's Department officers were in the middle of investigating an arson fire at a small wood-frame building behind the house at 508 East South Street, Center Point, when they were notified of a burglary at a nearby residence...
Officer wins defamation suit (07/25/08)
Although a jury ordered the Terre Haute Tribune-Star to pay a $1.5 million defamation settlement Thursday, it was a normal workday for a member of the Clay County Sheriff's Department Friday. "I don't know how to comment about the case," Det. Jeff Maynard told The Brazil Times. "I'm just letting it all sink in right now. I'm glad it's over."...
Accident causes power outage (07/25/08)
Shortly before 4 p.m., Friday, members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department and Dick Johnson Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to an accident causing a little more than 300 Clay County residents to lose power Friday night. A car traveling southbound on Kennedy Crossing Road swerved to miss another car that was turning into the parking lot at Lynch's Nursery and hit a utility pole...
Northview ready to Jump Start (07/25/08)
Some local area students will be starting school a little early this year. Students that haven't passed, or are at risk for not passing, will be starting the Jump Start program at the beginning of next week. The area schools are gearing up and preparing to make the impact in the test scores...
Bradshaw, Bell discuss Humane Society concerns (07/25/08)
The City of Brazil is making sure the doghouse is being well kept. City Hall officials met with Clay County Humane Society Board President Bill Bell Wednesday morning to discuss potential concerns. "We need to make sure the needs of the people are taken care of," Mayor Ann Bradshaw said. "It is their tax dollars that pay for the city's portion of the Humane Society's contract."...
CPC Baby Photo Contest winner named (07/25/08)
The Grand Prize winner of the 2008 Crisis Pregnancy Center Baby Photo Contest, which took place at the Clay County 4-H Fair, was Brinley Jo Deakins, daughter of Michael and Carrie Deakins. Holden Robert Graves, son of Jason and Erin Graves, was named first runner-up while second runner-up was Sandra Jo-Linn Moore, daughter of Veronica Lynn Moore...
CCSD official awarded damages from lawsuit (07/25/08)
A Sullivan County jury sided with a Clay County Sheriff's Department officer Thursday, ruling he was defamed by stories published in 2004 by the Terre Haute Tribune-Star. CCSD Det. Jeff Maynard, a deputy at the time, initially filed the lawsuit in Vigo County in June 2004, against the paper for publishing two stories containing false information about a Clay City woman's allegations of misconduct during a traffic stop Feb. 28, 2004...
Harmony United Methodist Women (07/25/08)
By Gail Roach Harmony United Methodist Women met at the church on Monday, June 23. President Kenda Dierdorf opened the meeting with prayer. Gail Roach read the minutes. Barbara Pell corrected saying the fundraiser she had proposed did not offer towels but did have apple butter, frozen cookie dough, and rolls. Minutes were corrected and then approved...
CHURCH NEWS (07/25/08)
NORTH UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH There will be an ice cream social on Saturday, Aug. 2 starting at 4 p.m. at the North Union United Methodist Church, SR 42 at the Vigo-Clay county line. Homemade ice cream, sandwiches and a salad bar will be available. The public is invited to attend. A free will offering will be taken...
Clem Bell Jr. (07/25/08)
Clem Bell Jr., 80, Brazil, died at 7:48 p.m., Thursday, July 24, 2008, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, from complications from open heart surgery. He was born Dec. 5, 1927, as the son of Clem and Anna McCullough Bell. He grew up on the family farm and graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1945...
Jirimy Vanatti (07/25/08)
Jirimy Vanatti, 31, Brazil, passed away at his residence Wednesday, July 23, 2008. He was born Feb. 19, 1977, in Terre Haute, to Kimmala Sanders (Benson) and Russell Vanatti. Jirimy loved working on cars and motorcycles, playing with his two children, Kali and Pete Vanatti, drawing and painting and spending time with his family and friends...
PUBLIC RECORD 07-26-08 (07/25/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 23-24. Clay Superior Court -- Civil North Star Capital Acquisition, LLC Vs. Felicia K. Starr: Civil Collections LVNV Funding, LLC Vs. Michael Croy: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (07/25/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m.,with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. Sunday morning's message will be brought to us by Nic Elliott. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheel-chair equipped. Children's Church, Wee Worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 in the Educational Building...