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Stories from Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Area citizens say no to remonstrance (10/21/08)
The signatures are in, the names have been verified and the results are obvious. The citizens of Clay and Parke Counties have decided the Clay Community School Corporation building project must go on. The official numbers were released to the public on Oct. 17...
BREAKING: Judge issues two major decisions in double homicide case (10/21/08)
Lovett gets bail; trial moving (10/21/08)
As promised, not one, but two major decisions were handed down by the Clay Circuit Court Tuesday in John Lovett's double murder case for his alleged involvement in the murders of Tonya Pickett and her stepfather, Rick Mustard, in their home 20 years ago...
Students, officials kick off Red Ribbon Week (10/21/08)
"Just say no!" That chant could be heard Tuesday morning as some fifth-grade students across the county marched from the YMCA down United States 40 to the Clay County Courthouse. The march was the beginning of Red Ribbon Week in Clay County. The fifth-grade students had the opportunity to tour the courthouse and the Clay County Justice Center...
U.S. Marshals arrest local man (10/21/08)
TURNER -- Around 6 p.m., Monday, members of the United States Marshal Service's Fugitive Apprehension Task Force, Indiana State Police Department and the Clay County Sheriff's Department served an outstanding arrest warrant on a fugitive outside a Turner residence...
Upcoming events, announcements 10-22 (10/21/08)
Times Staff Report The following is a list of upcoming events and announcements provided to The Brazil Times: Leaf pickup In the upcoming weeks, the City of Brazil will be picking up leaves. Pickups on the north side of town will take place Oct. 20-24 and Nov. 3-10, while pickups on the south side of town will be Oct. 27-31 and Nov. 11-17...
BEST OF THYMES HERB CLUB (10/21/08)
The Best of Thymes Herb Club met Sept. 25 at the home of Jeanne McMichael. The warm autumn evening was ideal for a walk around flower beds still colorful with Knockout roses, petunias and seasonal mums. Nancy Cox gave the table grace before members filled their plates and enjoyed conversation about family and flowers...
New Display at Art Gallery (10/21/08)
Check out the new display boards at the Art Gallery in Rockville. What a delightful difference this addition makes - one which we all can be proud. It gives a very professional look. In addition, the outside of the building has been painted both in the front and back with colors compatible to the style of the Historic Building. Next on the agenda will be painting the inside of the windows on the second and third floors. All these projects require a lot of hard work from the members...
Brazil High School Class of 1968 (10/21/08)
The Brazil High School Class of 1968 had their 40th reunion on Aug. 2 at the YMCA. Pausing for pictures in front of the BHS monument are: (first row) Bob Ruble, Susan McDonald Lamb, Janet Nichols Riddell, Bernita Harden Anderson, Susan Loy Kellum, Cathy Starr Hargis, Suzy Hunter Kyle, Paula Shepler Wellings, Jay Detzel, Alan Snell, Monica Deakins Tener-Smith, Rita French Payton, Doreen Shepard Neff, Jane Guy Starr; (second row) Ray Haase, Rita Garlits Young (partially hidden), Dale Loughmiller, Sandy Bush Wilson, Jay Lumsdon, Mary Ella Easter, Allan Spelbring, Jim Jenkins, Jerry Crafton; (third row) Barbara Wells, Patti Roberts Haase, Bill Willan, Deanna Perkins Hayes, Debbie Whitt White, Judy Schultz Winklepleck, Fritz Maurer, Chris Maddy, Angie Hennis Grisham, Steve Bell, Dan Rose, Terry Robison.. ...
CORDELL ALLEN (10/21/08)
Cadet Cordell Allen recently completed the Leader Development and Assessment Course in Fort Lewis, Wash. The course included 33 days of intense physical and mental traingin, land navigation, physical fitness endurance, basic rifle marksmanship, water survival skills, first aid, and grenade assault instruction...
DUANE J. SHERMAN (10/21/08)
Duane J. Sherman, Brazil, recently enlisted in the United States Air Force, according to TSgt Tremayne Hubbard, Air Force Recruiter located in Terre Haute. Upon succesfully completing the Air Force's six week basic military training at Lackland Air Force near San Antonio, Texas, Duane is scheduled to receive training in the General Area as a Security Forces Apprentice. ...
Injuries taking a toll on Hoosiers (10/21/08)
By STEVE HERMAN AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- With a five-game losing streak, Indiana can ill afford any more injuries, especially on offense. Quarterback Kellen Lewis, who missed last week with a high ankle sprain, is still questionable for Saturday's game against Northwestern. Starting guards Andrew McDonald and Cody Faulkner still haven't been cleared to play, either, and backup lineman Dennis Zeigler will undergo surgery Wednesday on his injured knee and will miss the rest of the season...
Tiller fires back at running back Sheets (10/21/08)
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Purdue football coach Joe Tiller fired back at running back Kory Sheets on Tuesday for saying he couldn't do it all by himself after Saturday's 48-26 loss at Northwestern. "We all know Kory pretty well and anything Kory says doesn't surprise any of us, players nor coaches. Kory is liable to say anything at any time," Tiller said during his weekly news conference...
Weis: Second game vs. Willingham not as big (10/21/08)
By TOM COYNE AP Sports Writer SOUTH BEND -- Last time Notre Dame played Washington, Irish coach Charlie Weis dubbed the matchup the "Ty Bowl" -- Ty as in Tyrone Willingham, the man ND dumped after three seasons but who quickly found another job with the Huskies...
Colts need a win to keep title hopes alive (10/21/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts own five straight division titles and have held at least a share of the AFC South lead in 95 of the past 109 weeks. Now, they're suddenly in trouble. The up-and-down Colts find themselves at an uncharacteristic 3-3, three games behind division-leading Tennessee as they prepare for what could be a season-defining moment this weekend at Tennessee...
Kazmir and Hamels linked since high school (10/21/08)
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Baseball Writer ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Even as teenagers, Scott Kazmir and Cole Hamels were linked by their left arms. A pair of high school pitchers brimming with promise, both slotted for the first round of the 2002 amateur draft. When they got picked two spots apart, the comparisons were inevitable...
Ronald Gilbert Fagg (10/21/08)
Ronald Gilbert Fagg, 65, Seelyville, died at noon Oct. 19, 2008, at his residence. He was born Oct. 30, 1942, in Terre Haute, the son of Gilbert and Anna Brock Fagg. He was a correctional officer at the Putnamville Correctional Facility. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of the American Legion Post 976...
Monte Krauchi (10/21/08)
Monte Krauchi, 58, Clay City, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Funeral services will be at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, Clay City, Friday, at 2 p.m., with Pastor Steve Rundell officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home Thursday from 4-8 p.m...
DOROTHY COOKSEY ROBINSON (10/21/08)
The family of Dorothy Cooksey Robinson will have an 80th birthday celebration for her on Oct. 26, from 3-6 p.m. at the Dixie Chopper Business Center, Greencastle Airport located off of SR 240, east of Wal-Mart. Dorothy worked at P.R. Mallory in Greencasle, and resides in Fillmore...
MR. AND MRS. BILL HOUCK (10/21/08)
Bill and Sue Houck will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, with an open house, on Sunday, Oct. 26, from 3-5 p.m., at the Carbon Baptist Church fellowship hall, 14100 N. Murphy Rd., Carbon. They were married on Oct. 25, 1958. The couple have three children, Karen and Bill Osborn, Brazil; Bill Houck II, Brazil; and Kevin Houck, Springfiled, Mo.; and grandchildren, Sara and Garth Brown, Brazil; Jacob Osborn, Brazil; Brandon Houck, San Diego, Cal.; Andrea Shannon and Peyton Houck, Springfield, Mo.. ...
MR. AND MRS. MELVIN CROUSE (10/21/08)
Melvin and Virginia Crouse will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary, with an open house, on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 1-4 p.m., at the Cloverland Gospel Church. They were married on Dec. 31, 1948, in Terre Haute by the Rev. George M. Myers. Mrs. Crouse, is the former Virginia Ann Clark...
Public Record 10-22 (10/21/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 20-21. Small Claims Clay County Board of Commissioners Vs. the following list of individual defendants: Howard Lawson, James Leloup, John Lombardo, Kenneth Louderback, Robert Loughmiller and Charles Mack: Small Claims...
Northview High School Honor Roll (10/21/08)
Northview High School Freshmen High Distinction Shadrac Brattain, Austin Brown, Ashlen Buck, Kyley Clark, Briana Cook, Trisha Cox, Dylan Dyar, Seth Hughes, Damon Hyatt, Danielle La Tourette, Emily Latta, Brogan Lucas, Samantha Montague, Kelsey Oehler, Allie Peters, Jennifer Price, Rachel Reese, Dillon Reynolds, Krista Stearley, Ethan Stewart, Clarissa Sullivan, Aubrey Welton, Tyler Wilson...