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Stories from Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Brazil Rotary hands out awards at annual banquet (11/19/08)
The Brazil Rotary Club recently announced its 2008 Paul Harris Fellow award recipient during its annual awards banquet. Mike Petersen, who served as club president during 2007-08, was selected for the award from past recipients in the Brazil Club. Jim Middledorf, last year's Paul Harris winner, presented the award to Petersen...
Cold case featured in IDOC card deck (11/19/08)
One plea accepted, another delayed (11/19/08)
It was a busy day in Clay Circuit Court. Although the proceedings were delayed slightly because of a backlog of cases, Brandon Pierce, 17, Brazil, and his attorney James Organ appeared before Judge Joseph Trout with a new negotiated plea agreement Wednesday...
Go team go! (11/19/08)
Two schools, one cause. The faculty from Northview High School and Clay City came together in the true spirit of rivalry and fundraising. Teachers from Northview dressed as cheerleaders and lead the crowd in chants for victory. The fundraiser was set up in memory of Brandee Siples and Justin Snow, who were tragically killed in automobile accidents in 2007. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Local auto dealership allegedly selling vehicles without titles (11/19/08)
The Brazil City Police Department is experiencing problems with a local independent car dealership. "We've been receiving complaints from people about not receiving the titles for cars purchased from West End Auto for about five months now," Captain Terry Harrison told The Brazil Times. "We received another one (Wednesday)."...
Vehicle stolen in Brazil found in Putnam County (11/19/08)
The Brazil City Police Department is looking for information about a vehicle reported stolen from a local car dealership sometime during the weekend. It was recovered Wednesday. Although details are limited because of the ongoing investigation, officials told The Brazil Times an undisclosed vehicle was reported stolen Monday from Hughes Auto Sales, 1505 E. National Ave...
Donation! (11/19/08)
The Clay County Food Pantry received some much-needed support from the Wal-Mart distribution center in Greencastle. The $1,000 check will go to buy food for the center in preparation for the holiday season. Pictured in no particular order Wal-Mart employee Kelly Perkins, Clay County Food Pantry Director Norma Brown, volunteers Rebecca Loveless, Norma Bunton, Ethel Stevenson, Mae Evans, Louise Ends, Norma Diel, Ethel Frost, Billie Johnson, Christin Sciotto and Ruth Schiotto. ...
Open house scheduled (11/19/08)
FILLMORE -- Hobbit Gardens/Erth Gatherings Shop has scheduled a Holiday Open House for Saturday and Sunday. Times are 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, and noon-5 p.m., Sunday. Items available at the open house will include herb and holiday wreaths, swags, baskets and ornaments, along with freshly baked breads, coffee cake and muffins, herb vinegars, candles, creams and salves, pottery from local potters, carved wood rattles and plates from local craftsmen, hand-woven scarves, along with belts and sashes by local artists.. ...
Harmony Happenings (11/19/08)
I don't know about anyone else here in Harmony, but I need a few more of those nice sunny, warm days to work out in the yard. There are leaves piled up in front of every door and they swish inside whenever it opens. That cabinet on the front porch has been scraped bare, cleaned, and ready for paint. It stands naked waiting for the perfect dry day...
North Clay Middle School Most Improved Students for the 2nd Six Weeks (11/19/08)
(first row) Jeremiah Bedwell, Steven Lovett, Cameron Huey, Sierra Roeschlein, Courtney Jenkins, Tidy Weese, Steven Phillips, Millie France, Alexis Miller, Joey Kolesar, Megan Pittman, Samantha Swayze, Kelsey Batchelor, Tejpal Singh, Codey Soots, Abi Minton, Ramey Miller, Sarah Smith, Aidan Harrison; (second row) Denver Reberger, Brockton Dickison, Paige Batchelor, Delaney Coffin, Kaitlyn Dickison, Matthew Munoz, Henry Batchelor, Derek Snyder, Jackson Copper, K.J. ...
Honor Rolls (11/19/08)
Cornerstone Christian Academy First grade All A's Peyton Bledsoe, Aubra Bruer, Joshua Donathan, Justus Dowers, Madison Foster, Clayton Hines, Taylor Jacob All A's and B's Justin Dickison, Heidi Ehrlich, David Gugino, Corbin Long, Landon Reckerd, Cheyenne Weaver...
New program at Northview designed to aid athletes and students (11/19/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor If you examine successful high school sports programs in any area of the country, you're likely to find a training regimen that prepares its athletes for success. At Northview High School, first-year boys' basketball coach Ernie Maesch has implemented a new program that has already begun to have positive results for participants in all sports...
Indiana looking to end another drought versus Boilers (11/19/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana opened the season hoping for a second straight bowl bid. Instead, it will wind up trying to achieve a different goal: Winning a second straight Old Oaken Bucket. "Obviously this year hasn't gone the way they had hoped, but we have a chance to do something about that on Saturday," coach Bill Lynch said. "So we're certainly looking forward to that. I know our guys are anxious and ready."...
Manning finds old form in winning streak for Colts (11/19/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Peyton Manning watches the last three games and sees progress. Not perfection, but at least he and the Colts are beginning to play like their old selves. Manning is throwing more touchdowns, fewer interceptions, avoiding sacks and winning games with his masterful play calling. He's spreading the ball around, opening up running lanes with passes and, yes, he's finally in sync with the receivers...
PacMan returns to Cowboys (11/19/08)
By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas -- The NFL is giving Adam "Pacman" Jones another chance. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Wednesday the suspended cornerback has been reinstated by league commissioner Roger Goodell, but he must miss two more games -- this Sunday and the following game on Thanksgiving. He'll be back Dec. 7 at Pittsburgh...
Verialdean Musgrave (11/19/08)
Verialdean Musgrave, 84, Knightsville, went to be with the Lord Nov. 19, 2008, at 7:07 a.m., with her family by her side. She was born Sept. 5, 1924, in Cory, the daughter of George Edward and Audrey Seymour. Verialdean graduated from Cory High School, Class of 1943. She married Ralph Musgrave on Sept. 22, 1943, he preceded her in death...
Jerry Wayne Smith (11/19/08)
Jerry Wayne Smith, 59, Carbon, died Nov. 18, 2008, at Methodist Hospital. He was born Dec. 25, 1948, in Clay County, the son of Fred and Betty James Smith. He attended Brazil High School. On Dec. 31, 1967, he married his sweetheart Anna McCabe. She survives...
Brazil Buzz (11/19/08)
This damp day is our 51st wedding anniversary. We were married November 15,1957. It seems just a short time ago that we celebrated the 50th surrounded by family, extended family, friends, and neighbors. Oh we had such a grand time at Traditions, a memorable day...
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