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Stories from Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Fight for rights (08/12/08)
Edna Chadwell wants to make sure that everyone has constitutional rights to the freedoms of life, including the right to necessary medical care. "Medical care is becoming a situation where only those who can afford it can live," Chadwell, handicapped from cerebral palsy since her premature birth and with no family to take care of her at her Clay County home, recently told The Brazil Times. ...
Searching for evidence (08/12/08)
Divers with the Indiana State Police scoured the depths of the pond in Craig Park Tuesday looking for potential evidence crucial to a Clay County investigation. Officials with ISP would not confirm which investigation Tuesday's search pertained to. "We're just looking for evidence that may or may not be there," ISP Public Information Officer Joe Watts told The Brazil Times. "We're looking at the pond as a potential site where evidence may be."...
Caucuses not held, races unopposed (08/12/08)
The ballots are all but set, and some candidates have a clear path to victory. Following the May 6 Primary Election, there were candidates left running unopposed. Usually political parties hold a caucus to fill any open spots in any race. However, the spots remain open...
Clarification (08/12/08)
Robert K. Maurer was accidentally entered into the Clay County Justice Center database and listed in the public record section of The Brazil Times on Aug. 12. According to Jail Commander Kenny Rollings, Maurer has no criminal record. Sheriff Mike Heaton explained that a keystroke error during the booking process with an inmate of a similar name caused the problem, and he extended apologies from the department to Maurer...
Area celebrating World Breastfeeding Week (08/12/08)
Every four years, nations around the world join together for the Olympic Games. Every day of the year, mothers choose how they will feed their babies. The 2008 World Breastfeeding Week theme this year is, "Mother Support: Going for the gold." Just like athletes participating in this year's Olympic Games who want to give the best performance they can, more and more mothers worldwide want to "go for the gold" and give the best they can by breastfeeding their infants...
ISP divers search Craig Park pond (08/12/08)
Divers with the Indiana State Police scoured the depths of the pond in Craig Park Tuesday looking for potential evidence crucial to a Clay County investigation. Officials with ISP would not confirm which investigation Tuesday's search pertained to. "We're just looking for evidence that may or may not be there," ISP Public Information Officer Joe Watts told The Brazil Times. "We're looking at the pond as a potential site where evidence may be."...
Northview golfers place third at Terre Haute South Invite (08/12/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview golf team bounced back from a rough outing at the Mooresville Invite on Monday afternoon, by placing third in the Terre Haute South Invite at Rea Park Golf Course. The host Braves were the winning team with a score of 330 on the day followed by Jasper's 358. Northview scored a team round of 378...
2008 Super ticket info (08/12/08)
The Northview athletic department will be selling Super Tickets and 10 Contest Admission Tickets this year. The tickets will be monitored by an electronic system and a form completed before they can be issued. You may pick up a form at the Northview athletic office or from the Northview bookkeeper...
Packer players backing Rodgers after solid debut (08/12/08)
By CHRIS JENKINS AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It was the kind of situation that made a Pro Bowl player out of former seventh-round draft pick Donald Driver: a scalding pass in heavy traffic between the hashmarks, with a first down on the line...
Rhodes ready for return to Colts (08/12/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer TERRE HAUTE -- Dominic Rhodes waited six years to become a starting running back in the NFL. Then the Indianapolis Colts drafted Joseph Addai, won the Super Bowl and Rhodes followed the money to Oakland. Turns out, life isn't always better on the West Coast. Now, after one forgettable season with the Raiders, Rhodes has returned to his old team with a new number, different perspective and renewed passion to win...
Colts lose Coe for remainder of season (08/12/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer TERRE HAUTE -- Colts defensive back Michael Coe will be placed on injured reserve and will miss the rest of the season after having surgery on his left knee last week. Coach Tony Dungy had said Coe was likely to miss at least eight weeks and Indianapolis hoped to wait until the two roster cutdowns before making a decision...
Oden upbeat after first workout in front of media (08/12/08)
By WILLIAM McCALL Associated Press Writer TUALATIN, Ore. -- Greg Oden can still dunk. That much was clear Tuesday when the top pick in last year's NBA draft worked out in front of the media for the first time since right knee surgery wiped out his rookie season with the Portland Trail Blazers...
Gina Orme (08/12/08)
Gina Orme, 44, Dick Johnson Twp., Brazil, died at 4:58 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008, at her home surrounded by loving family and friends and was escorted from her residence by her fellow firefighters. She died after a long and incredibly courageous battle with cancer...
Jack Edward Pittman (08/12/08)
Jack Edward Pittman, 67, Brazil, died on Aug. 11, 2008, in Terre Haute. He was born Oct. 13, 1940, in Brazil, to Charles and Dorothy Hughes Pittman. He was raised in Center Point. Jack attended Center Point Grade School, Ashboro High School, graduated in 1959 from Brazil High School...
DAVID PHILLIP DAY (08/12/08)
David and Elaine Brown, Center Point, would like to announce the birth of their grandson, David Phillip Day. David was born on May 18, 2008 at 6:01 a.m. He weighed 10 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Proud parents are Michael and Kim Day, Bettendorf, Iowa...
ADLEY STEVEN OSBORNE (08/12/08)
Davyn Osborne is proud to announce the birth of her brother, Adley Steven Osborne. He was born on June 4, 2008 at 9:02 a.m. at Clarian North Hospital. Adley weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20.25 inches long. Proud parents are David and Angie Osborne, Fishers...
MR. AND MRS. AUSTIN SMITH (08/12/08)
Courtney L. Martin and Austin R. Smith were united in marriage on May 24, 2008 at 4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Kokomo. The wedding was performed by Rev. Warren K. Purcell and the bride's father Rev. Paul A. Martin. Courtney is the daughter of Paul and Beth Martin, Kokomo. She is a 2001 graduate of Western High School and a 2005 graduate of Ball State University, with a Bachelors Degree in Fashion Merchandising and Marketing. She is a sales representative...
KATILYNN HOGUE AND JOSHUA SMITH (08/12/08)
Billy and Jackie Andrews, Terry and Denise Hogue, along with Terry and Sharon Smith would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Katilynn Hogue and Joshua Smith on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 4:30 p.m. at the Brazil First Church of the Nazarene...
MR. AND MRS. RALPH PERSINGER (08/12/08)
Ralph and Janice Persinger will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 24, 1958 at the United Methodist Church in Brazil. Mrs. Persinger is the former Janice Spear, Brazil. The celebration will include a pig roast at the home of their son, Tim, on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 1 p.m. The couple will renewal their vows at 4 p.m...
MR. AND MRS. EARL YEGERLEHNER (08/12/08)
Earl Robert Yegerlehner and Imogene Margaret Brown were united in marriage on Aug. 15, 1943 at St. Peter's Evangelical and Reformed Church (presently the First United Church of Christ), Clay City. There will be an open house celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 17 from 2-4 p.m. at the Clay City Fire Station, 800 Front St...
PUBLIC RECORD 08-13-08 (08/12/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 12. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Asset Acceptance, LLC Vs. Gregory Lacey: Civil Collections Nancy Hicks Vs. Robert Hicks: Domestic Relations Small Claims...