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Stories from Friday, October 31, 2008

Spooky Halloween fun! (10/31/08)
Turn back the clocks Sunday (10/31/08)
Be prepared to "fall back" one hour. Daylight Savings Time comes to an end at 2 a.m., Sunday, marking the third year Indiana has officially observed the time change. Legislation was passed in April 2005 making Indiana the 48th state to observe Daylight Savings Time, beginning in 2006. Hawaii and the majority of Arizona do not observe Daylight Savings Time...
County roads ready for winter (10/31/08)
With the weather becoming colder, there is some concern about the condition of county roads. "We have done a lot of work on the roads in the last three months," Clay County Highway Superintendent Pete Foster told The Brazil Times. "The floods in June did a lot of damage, but the roads should hold together pretty well."...
Forgery, fraud charges land Greencastle man in court (10/31/08)
GREENCASTLE -- A Greencastle man will appear in court Thursday to answer to charges of Class C felony forgery and Class D felonies theft, identity deception and welfare fraud. According to court documents, Christopher J. Mullins, 24, fraudulently obtained unemployment benefits and used the money for his own personal gain...
Radio station moving program to FM dial (10/31/08)
Local radio station CROCK 92.7-FM will begin airing ESPN's Mike and Mike in the mornings from 6-10 a.m., starting Monday. The show currently airs on local ESPN radio affiliate 1130 and 1300 AM. The AM signals are required by the FCC to lower power during hours of darkness, which gives the signal a smaller coverage area than during the day...
Two Putnamville inmates charged with gang activity (10/31/08)
PUTNAMVILLE -- Two inmates at Putnamville Correctional Facility were charged Friday with Class D felony criminal gang activity and battery resulting in bodily injury. The charges stem from an incident in which Aaron W. Wood, 30, assaulted Putnamville Sgt. Kevin Clark, Putnamville executive assistant Alisia Lawrence said, supposedly at the behest of Michael L. Campbell II, 34...
PUBLIC RECORD 11-01-08 (10/31/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 31: Clay Superior Court - Civil Atlantic Credit and Finance Vs. Michael Deter: Civil Collections Deutsche Bank National Trust Vs. John M. Boyke and Patricia L. Boyke: Mortgage Foreclosure...
CHURCH NEWS (10/31/08)
Harmony United Methodist Church This week we will hear from guest speaker Mary Schroer. We are continuing with the preparations for the Harmony UMC Homecoming Celebration and Jonah Fish Fry on Nov. 9, from noon to 3 p.m., with a special worship service at 4 p.m. with Myron James...
Loss to Purdue would end Michigan's bowl streak (10/31/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE -- Michigan and Purdue enter Saturday's game in the unusual position of having to win out to earn postseason consideration. Both perennial bowl qualifiers have 2-6 records, and at best could win the six games necessary to draw a look...
Indiana needs win over Central Michigan (10/31/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer BLOOMINGTON -- Indiana coach Bill Lynch insists all is not lost. Yes, things look bleak even after his Hoosiers ended a five-game losing streak, and yes, three losses at Memorial Stadium ruined the dream of a perfect home season...
Pitt expects Notre Dame to come out throwing (10/31/08)
By TOM COYNE AP Sports Writer SOUTH BEND -- Pittsburgh coach Dave Wannstedt thinks he knows what's coming from Notre Dame on Saturday. "Notre Dame may throw it 60 times this week," Wannstedt said. He's exaggerating, of course, but his statement is based on the success struggling Rutgers had in beating the Panthers 54-34 last week. ...
Josephine F. Biggs (10/31/08)
Josephine F. Biggs, 91, Terre Haute, passed away Oct. 29, 2008, at the Clay County Health Center, Brazil. She was born Feb. 14, 1917, the daughter of Charles E. Galloway and Mary (Norton) Galloway. She married Wayne Biggs. He preceded her in death. Josephine retired from JC Penny as a clerk. She was also a homemaker, a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, St. Patrick's Altar Society...
Monte Krauchi (10/31/08)
Monte Krauchi, 58, Clay City, passed away at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, On Oct. 21, 2008, following a long term illness. He was born April 15, 1950, to Richard and Margaret (Stunkard) Krauchi. He graduated from Clay City High School with the class of 1968 and was very active in sports...
Julie Sue Cooprider (10/31/08)
Julie Sue Cooprider, 34, Zanesville, Ohio, originally from Brazil, went to be with her Lord early Friday morning, Oct. 31, 2008, at her parent's home in Brazil surrounded by her family. She was born Jan. 20, 1974, in Brazil, as the daughter of Chester and Sue Sampson Stevenson...
Staunton Scene (10/31/08)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister and Nic Elliott is the youth leader. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheelchair equipped. Children's Church and Wee Worship are at 10:30 a.m. in the Educational Building...