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Stories from Friday, September 5, 2008

BREAKING NEWS: Two accidents slowing traffic (09/05/08)
Residents are advised to take caution when driving in two area in Clay County. At about 9:05 p.m., a two-vehicle accident occurred in the eastbound lanes of Interstate-70, near the 24-mile marker. Shortly after, a semi tractor-trailer overturned on State Road 46 near Bowling Green, spilling gravel and other materials...
American Legion Riders prepare for charity events (09/05/08)
American Legion Riders Post 2 is sponsoring or assisting with several upcoming charity events. "We are excited," American Legion Riders Post 2 Treasurer Deb Smith told The Brazil Times. "We hope to see a lot of the community come out." On Sept. 7, a motorcycle ride and hog roast will take place at the Post, 1015 s. Forest Ave., Brazil, with live music from 2-6 p.m...
Bridge on SR 46 reopened (09/05/08)
SPENCER -- The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) recently opened the bridge over Fish Creek on State Road 46 in Owen County. The bridge, located approximately four miles west of Spencer had been closed since June 7, when flooding undercut piers and the foundation of the structure...
Striking up a tune (09/05/08)
Members of the Northview Marching Knight's percussion section practice at Northview High School, during their overnight, to prepare for the upcoming contest season. Kimberly Gleason Photo.
Parks Board commends Houck for playground upkeep (09/05/08)
The Brazil City Parks and Recreation Board congratulated Supt. of Parks Bill Houck and his crew for the upkeep of the parks and the installation of new playground equipment Wednesday. "We appreciate all the work that they do," President Caroline McCullough said. "All the workers have really been working hard to make the parks a beautiful place for the community to be proud of."...
Center Point hoping for big crowds at Fall Festival (09/05/08)
Karen Stearley said the Center Point Community Fall Festival Committee hopes to have as large a crowd at the festival this year as they had last year. "We were very pleased," Stearley said of last year's inaugural festival and its turnout. "That's what we want."...
Reserve support (09/05/08)
On behalf of staff and employees of the First Financial Bank, Vice-President of Commercial Lending Christopher L. Hugar and Vice-President Branch Manager Susan Patterson presented Brazil City Police Chief Terry Harrison and BCPD Reserves Secretary/Treasurer Eric Vanatti a check in support of the reserves. ...
Update: State Road 46 now open (09/05/08)
SPENCER -- The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) recently opened the bridge over Fish Creek on State Road 46 in Owen County. The bridge, located approximately four miles west of Spencer had been closed since June 7, when flooding undercut piers and the foundation of the structure...
BEE RIDGE CHURCH (09/05/08)
Happy Saturday to all of you! I bet there's not a person out there that can say they've never experienced anger. Anger is a powerful emotion. It affects people in different ways. Some people have a "short fuse" and get angry easily. Others only seem to get angry after a long time...
CHURCH NEWS (09/05/08)
OTTER CREEK CHRISTIAN CHURCH Well hello from your friends at Otter Creek Church. Just a reminder that this Sunday is Grandparents Day, so be sure to tell your Grandmas and Grandpas, if they are still alive. If it wasn't for praying Grandmas and Grandpas, some of us would not know what the true love of God was all about. So praise God for them each and every day...
Friday's prep football scores (09/05/08)
Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Football Anderson Highland 56, Owen Valley 22 Andrean 35, E. Chicago 16 Angola 41, Eastside 12 Avon 26, Lafayette Harrison 25, OT Bedford N. Lawrence 34, Jeffersonville 33...
Northview volleyball and golf score wins (09/05/08)
Staff Report Northview had a battle on its hands in a home volleyball match on Thursday evening. The visiting Linton Miners went toe-to-toe with the Knights, splitting the first two games before Northview's superior depth helped them win the final two games to remain unbeaten at 9-0 this season. The Knights claimed a 25-19, 23-25, 25-14, 25-15 victory...
Patriots' special teams steals win from Knights (09/05/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- Agonizing. That might be the word that best describes the final five minutes of Friday's football contest between Northview and Terre Haute North. That span of time on the game clock was the difference between a potential 21-14 Northview win and the final score, a tough, 26-21 defeat that left most Knights' fans scratching their heads...
Knights drop to 0-3 (09/05/08)
The Northview Knights fell to Terre Haute North 26-21 Friday night, dropping their record to 0-3 on the season. The full story will be posted when it becomes available.
Knights finish strong to defeat Linton (09/05/08)
Staff Report Northview had a battle on its hands in a home volleyball match on Thursday evening. The visiting Linton Miners went toe-to-toe with the Knights, splitting the first two games before Northview's superior depth helped them win the final two games to remain unbeaten at 9-0 this season. The Knights claimed a 25-19, 23-25, 25-14, 25-15 victory...
Knights tame Mustangs at Forest Park Golf Course (09/05/08)
Staff Reports The Northview Knights scored a Western Indiana Conference win against visiting Edgewood, 174 to 225. The Knights shot their best round of the season and were paced by Savanah Pursell's score of 41. Hayley Miller added a 42 in the victory with Olivia Oehler shooting a 43 and Mandy Thomlinson scored a 48...
Purdue hosts Northern Colorado (09/05/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE -- Purdue coach Joe Tiller might have one more lesson for former protege Scott Downing: Show no mercy to your opponent, even if he's a friend. He'll get to deliver the message Saturday when Purdue hosts Northern Colorado, where Downing is the head coach, in the first meeting between the schools...
Weis worried about unexpected vs. San Diego State (09/05/08)
By TOM COYNE AP Sports Writer SOUTH BEND -- San Diego State's defensive line is so beat up even Notre Dame coach Charlie Weis is concerned. No, it's not that Weis is feeling a twinge of compassion for Aztecs coach Chuck Long, who already has lost three defensive linemen for the season and has at least four others nursing injuries. After enduring a 3-9 season that led to eight months of introspection, Weis isn't in the mood to feel sorry for anyone...
Hoosiers look for perfection at Murray State (09/05/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer BLOOMINGTON -- Winning just isn't good enough for Indiana any more. Yes, coach Bill Lynch and the Hoosiers saw quarterback Kellen Lewis redeem himself by tearing through an opposing defense last week. Yes, they watched an improved run defense allow just 63 yards on the ground. Yes, they delivered a convincing win over a Western Kentucky -- seven-win team from last season...
Two-time winner Serena Williams back in U.S. Open Final (09/05/08)
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer NEW YORK -- Serena Williams wound up and smacked a shot directly at Dinara Safina early in the second set of their U.S. Open semifinal. The ball hit Safina near her shoulder, ending the point, and she quickly turned her back to the net, muttering as she walked away, ignoring Williams' attempts to apologize...
Hanna washes out Richmond (09/05/08)
By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer RICHMOND, Va. -- Steady rain that began Friday night and expectations that it would continue through Saturday with Tropical Storm Hanna moving in forced NASCAR to postpone Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway...
Colts hit jackpot with Lucas Oil Stadium (09/05/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Lucas Oil Stadium is about to open up a new world for the Colts and the city of Indianapolis. There's the retractable roof, the giant sliding window in the north end zone and an economic package owner Jim Irsay believes will keep his team competitive for decades to come...
Judith "Judy" Young (09/05/08)
Judith "Judy" Young, 71, Brazil, passed away at 10:30 p.m., Sept. 3, 2008, at Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, following a brief illness. She was born Sept. 11, 1936, in Ashboro, Ind., to Clayton and Pauline (Nichols) Carter. On Feb. 3, 1953, she married Grover Dean Young...
Steve Walk (09/05/08)
Steve Walk, 75, Brazil, passed away Sept. 3, 2008, at his daughter's home in Yale, Mich., following a short battle with cancer. He was born in War Eagle, W. Va., on Jan. 17, 1933. Steve was a coal miner in West Virginia until moving to the Indiana area in the late 50s, where he began working as a welder for Hoosier Fence, Indianapolis...
Mary D. Robison (09/05/08)
Mary D. Robison, 84, Brazil, died at 7:25 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 4, 2008, at Clay County Health Center, Brazil. She was born April 17, 1924, in Clay County, as the daughter of William S. and Blanch Short Nicoson. She graduated from Brazil High School...
Mary Lou Coley (09/05/08)
Mary Lou Coley, 71, Bowling Green, passed away at 8:33 a.m., Sept. 5, 2008, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil, following a sudden illness. Born Feb. 1, 1937, in Brazil, she was the daughter of Virgil "Doc" and Nelle Royer. In 1955 she graduated from Bowling Green High School. ...
PUBLIC RECORD 09-06-08 (09/05/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Sept. 4-5. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Midland Credit Management, Inc. Vs. Finis Darr: Civil Collections Clay Circuit Court -- Civil North Star Capital Acquisitions Vs. Justin M. Clark: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (09/05/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m, with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. Children's Church and Wee Worship are at 10:30 in the Educational Building. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheel-chair equipped...