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Stories from Friday, September 12, 2008

Concerned resident helps foil burglary (09/12/08)
Two Jasonville men were arrested Friday afternoon when law enforcement officers caught them in an alleged burglary in process at a rural Clay County home. Around 2:30 p.m., a concerned neighbor contacted the Clay County Sheriff's Department. According to a press release by the CCSD, the caller reported people were in the garage without permission to be there and a white pickup was parked behind a barn at 4389 W. County Road 1150 S...
Car slides into ditch, rolls over (09/12/08)
Speed and weather conditions are considered potential causes for a single vehicle accident Friday. Shortly after 11 a.m., members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department, Clay County Search and Rescue and TransCare responded to the accident in a yard north of the westbound lane, across from the House of Hope, 5525 West United States 40...
Board member encouraging more discussion between public, trustees (09/12/08)
A promise was full-filled. When Forrest Buell decided to run for Clay Community School Board member-at-large, he made a promise to his voters that if he were elected, he would try to bridge the gap between the board and members of the public. At the Sept. 11 board meeting, Buell asked for public input to be placed on the agenda. The discussion was centered on the best manner possible to invite the public, school board members, teachers, and students input at school board meetings and in general...
Community Foundation hosting 'Harvest Hoedown' (09/12/08)
The Wabash Valley Community Foundation is hoping to raise awareness about its philanthropical practices with a family friendly social event. The foundation will host its first annual "Harvest Hoedown" on Oct. 25, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds, Brazil...
Symphony Orchestra playing Sunday show (09/12/08)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra will perform at Fairbanks Park Sunday, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Guest artist Kate Hamilton will perform vocals with the orchestra. In addition, the Rise and Shine Cloggers, from Branson, Mo., will return for a performance...
Breaking: Northview Knights pound Sullivan 63-19 (09/12/08)
Northview's football team dominated Western Indiana Conference foe Sullivan from the opening kickoff on the way to a 63-19 victory on Friday night. The win gives the Knights their first win of the year while the Arrows remain winless. The full story will be posted later this evening...
Crowned! (09/12/08)
Northview High School senior Sara Niehaus was crowned the 2008 Homecoming Queen prior to the Knights' home football game with the Sullivan Golden Arrows. Sara is the daughter of Scott and Tina Niehaus.
Accident causes a small power outage (09/12/08)
No injuries are reported from a single vehicle accident on United States 40 shortly after 11 a.m., although three homes lost power because of downed electrical lines. Members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department, Clay County Search and Rescue and TransCare responded to the accident in a yard north of the westbound lane, across from the House of Hope, 5525 West United States 40...
Church News (09/12/08)
OTTER CREEK CHRISTIAN CHURCH Well, Hello from your friends at Otter Creek Church. Well, we are at the end of another week. As we take time today to reflect on what we have done over the past six days, how much time have we devoted talking to God about anything that comes across our mind? God has time to listen to us when we talk to him in prayer, but we don't have time for Him. Take time out of your busy life and give thanks to the one who gave you life, God...
Northview girls win on Senior Night (09/12/08)
Staff Reports Celebrating senior night, Northview's girls' golf team scored a victory against visiting Crawfordsville and Greencastle on Thursday night. The Knights got a team-best 43 from Savanah Pursell to score a 191, just two strokes ahead of the Athenians and nine ahead of the Tiger Cubs...
Unranked Notre Dame and Michigan meet for second straight year (09/12/08)
By TOM COYNE AP Sports Writer SOUTH BEND -- Before Notre Dame plays Michigan on Saturday, the Fighting Irish will honor their last national championship team -- the 1988 squad coached by Lou Holtz -- and remind everybody about how important this rivalry used to be...
Purdue's Painter faces tough Oregon secondary (09/12/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE -- Oregon coach Mike Bellotti would put his secondary up against any in the nation. Those Ducks defensive backs will get a chance to show just how good they are Saturday against one of college football's top quarterbacks, as Curtis Painter and Purdue welcome No. 16 Oregon...
Buckeyes' Wells will not play vs. USC (09/12/08)
By JOHN NADEL AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES -- Ohio State running back Chris "Beanie" Wells will not play for the fifth-ranked Buckeyes against No. 1 Southern California on Saturday night. Ohio State coach Jim Tressel made the announcement late Friday afternoon after the team went through a 40-minute walkthrough at the Los Angeles Coliseum...
Inaugural MotoGP practice begins (09/12/08)
By STEVE HERMAN AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Casey Stoner has been fast all season, when he's kept his bike on the track. The defending world MotoGP champion is working on a streak of seven straight poles, but he crashed out of the past two races and took a tumble again Friday in the rainy opening round of practice for the inaugural Red Bull Indianapolis GP...
Vikings thinking outside of the box to block Colts (09/12/08)
By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Sports Writer EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Without Bryant McKinnie, the Minnesota Vikings are being as creative as they can about blocking on the left side of the line. This week, that assignment is as difficult as it gets: keeping Indianapolis defensive end Dwight Freeney from causing too much trouble in the backfield...
PUBLIC RECORD 09-13-08 (09/12/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Sept. 10-11. Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Morna Kline: Civil Collections Citifinancial Services, Inc. Vs. Benjamin Witt: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (09/12/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30 a.m. Doug Parkey is the minister. Doug's sermon for this Sunday morning is titled "Great Losses." If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheel-chair equipped...