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Stories from Monday, August 11, 2008

Gettin' ready! (08/11/08)
Northview High School senior Tony Fabbri works on high kicks at the NHS football practice Monday. The Brazil Times will feature the 2008 Northview football squad with a special section that will appear in Friday's paper.
City official submits resignation (08/11/08)
One city official has decided to hang it up. Brazil City Planning Administrator Michele Altman submitted her letter of resignation to Mayor Ann Bradshaw Monday morning. "Her letter stated her reason for resigning is that she is seeking employment elsewhere," Bradshaw said. "I just want to wish her the best."...
Brazil Times' website offering new feature (08/11/08)
Owning pictures taken by The Brazil Times is now as easy as clicking on the picture itself. The Brazil Times now is offering registered online users the opportunity to purchase photographs through www.mycapture.com. "It's designed so that all the photos that we take are readily available to the public," Times' General Manager Lynne Llewellyn said...
Officials nab four more stemming from drug raid (08/11/08)
As law enforcement officers continue the ongoing investigation into drug activity in Clay County, four of the 10 elusive suspects who were part of the initial Tuesday drug sweep were taken into custody during the weekend. According to information provided by the Clay County Justice Center, the following individuals were booked into the jail on the following allegations:...
Brazil Concert Band set for performance (08/11/08)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will continue to observe its sesquicentennial celebration Sunday at Forest Park. The band has only two summer programs remaining this year. The band will perform at 8 p.m., at Forest Park, rain or shine...
Area concert band to conduct finale (08/11/08)
TERRE HAUTE -- A grand finale will close out the Terre Haute Community Band's summer concert season in Fairbanks Park Saturday. The Banks of the Wabash Chorus will perform at 7:15 p.m., providing the perfect entre act to the band's "Salute to Music Teachers" concert at 8 p.m. Band directors from area schools have been invited to take the podium as guest conductors for some traditional concert band selections...
Reunions 8-12-08 (08/11/08)
BAYSINGER reunion will be Sunday, Aug. 17, at Forest Park, shelter No. 12. Dinner will be at 1 p.m. All friends and family are invited to attend. ROGERS family reunion will be Sunday, Aug. 17, from noon-6 p.m., at Forest Park shelter No. 9. Bring a covered dish...
Annual "Crop for Books" Scheduled (08/11/08)
Calling all scrapbookers!! The Clay City R.E.I.N. Center Community Library is sponsoring the 1st Annual "Crop for Books" on Saturday, Sept. 13. The Crop will run from 9 a.m.-7 p.m., and will be held at the R.E.I.N. Center Community Library at 700 Main Street in Clay City...
Club News 8-12-08 (08/11/08)
BEST OF THYMES HERB CLUB Twenty-two members of the Best of Thymes Herb Club met July 31 at the Harmony home of Rozanne Aker. The hostess gave the table grace before the ladies filled their plates of many varieties of food brought by the members. Following the meal, President Peggy Potts announced several of the club women won many ribbons at the recent Clay County Fair...
2008 Conservation Expo (08/11/08)
The Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District would like to announce the upcoming Conservation Expo on Tuesday, Aug. 19, from 4-8 p.m. This year the Expo will be held at Leon Mercer's farm just off of State Road 59 near the Clay/Parke county line. ...
CYL nine-year old team wins state title (08/11/08)
Times Staff Report NILES, Mich. -- The Clay County Youth League 9-year-old All-Star recently competed in the Ohio Valley Regionals after winning the Southwest Cal Ripken State Championship. Teams from Ohio, Kentucky, Wisconsin, Indiana and Michigan competed in the tournament...
Reds trade Dunn to Diamondbacks (08/11/08)
PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired slugging outfielder Adam Dunn from the Cincinnati Reds for a minor-league pitcher and two players to be named later on Monday. The 28-year-old Dunn was batting .233 this season for the Reds with 32 homers, tied for tops in the majors...
Tamme, Robinson helping fill Colts' tightend void (08/11/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer TERRE HAUTE -- Jacob Tamme has always been a quick study. He graduated from the University of Kentucky in three years, made a seamless transition from high school receiver to college tight end and wound up No. 2 among SEC tight ends in career receptions...
Jack Bateman (08/11/08)
Jack Bateman, 85, Lillian, Ala., formerly of Brazil, died July 24, 2008, at his residence. Survivors include his wife Bertha Liddil Bateman, and sons John, Pat, Chris, and Scott Bateman and wife Betsy.
Public Record 8-12-08 (08/11/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 8-11. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Cathy Traverse Vs. Brian Traverse: Domestic Relations Capital One Auto Finance, Inc. Vs. Robert Cooksey: Civil Collections...
Invasive Species in the News (08/11/08)
For the second straight year, the week after writing a column about West Nile Virus (WNV), new cases are found in Indiana. Updating last week, still no human cases were found but mosquitoes in Hamilton County were found to test positive for containing the WNV which was the first find...