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Stories from Monday, November 24, 2008

Guilty plea entered by county employee (11/24/08)
The man who injured Clay County Sheriff's Department's K-9 Officer Forrest during an altercation in May entered a guilty plea in Clay Circuit Court Monday. As part of a negotiated plea agreement, Brandon Riggle, 27, Clay City, pled guilty to class A misdemeanor charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated with an ACE of .15 or more, resisting law enforcement and interfering with a law enforcement animal. ...
Bus drives into side of Clay City High School (11/24/08)
On Monday, Indiana State Police-Terre Haute Post, investigated an accident which damaged the east side of the Clay City Jr./Sr. High School Gymnasium. At approximately 5:30 p.m., a Rockville Community School Corporation bus carrying the Rockville High School girls' basketball teams hit the gym, denting a couple of wall panels...
Youth charged as an adult (11/24/08)
A Brazil juvenile appeared in Clay Circuit Court Monday morning to be formally charged for her alleged involvement in the abduction of a Terre Haute woman last year. Clay County Prosecutor Lee Reberger filed formal adult charges against Kristle A. Brewer, 18, with a class C felony criminal confinement and class D felony assisting a criminal...
Man taken to hospital after being hit by vehicle (11/24/08)
A Brazil man was taken to St. Vincent Clay Hospital after being hit by a car while trying to cross the intersection of State Road 59 and United States 40 Monday evening. Shortly before 4 p.m., members of the Brazil City Police Department, Brazil City Fire Department, Clay County Search and Rescue and TransCare worked the accident scene...
Christmas in the Park parade lineup (11/24/08)
The following is a tentative schedule for Friday's Christmas in the Park Parade: Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3 The lineup is set for 5 p.m. and the parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. The theme this year is "All American Christmas." Readers are encouraged to comment on this article at www.thebraziltimes.com...
Honor Rolls (11/24/08)
CLAY CITY JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL Seventh Grade High Distinction Katharine Fischer, Kelsie Fischer, Darcie Fritz, Michaela Hayden, Whitney Jeffers, Claire Miller, Colton Miller, Chance Nicoson, Steven Phillips, Krista Sinders, Alexandria Wolfe Distinction...
Bridgewater sends Eels to win with last second jumper (11/24/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- The evening began with a bang at Clay City High School and ended with a swish. Before the junior varsity game could even get underway, a bus that had delivered the Rockville girls' basketball team backed into the Clay City High School Gymnasium. Though there was no injuries in the collision, the incident provided an odd beginning to the evening...
Maui no vacation for Hoosiers against Notre Dame (11/24/08)
By JIM O'CONNELL AP Basketball Writer LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Notre Dame and Indiana are about a 4-hour drive apart on the map. It's not even close on the court. Tory Jackson had 21 points and fellow guard Kyle McAlarney added 18 to lead No. 8 Notre Dame to an 88-50 victory in the opening round of the EA Sports Maui Invitational on Monday...
Hoosiers' Kirlew named First Team All-Big Ten (11/24/08)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana defensive lineman Jammie Kirlew was the only Indiana or Purdue player honored on the first- or second-team all-Big Ten squads on Monday. Kirlew, a redshirt junior, made the first team for both the coaches and the media. He finished second in the Big Ten with 10.5 sacks and was second in the league with 19.5 tackles for losses. Kirlew led the Big Ten with 15 tackles for losses in conference games...
Dungy doesn't make same mistakes versus Chargers (11/24/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Tony Dungy refused to make the same mistake twice in San Diego. A year after acknowledging he mismanaged the final two minutes against the Chargers, the Super Bowl-winning coach showed everyone what he had learned...
Vinatieri's 51-yard FG lifts Colts past Bolts (11/24/08)
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Adam Vinatieri isn't one for demonstrative celebrations after kicking big field goals. "I don't jump around or run around a bunch. I just give one little fist pump and get out of here," said Vinatieri, whose 51-yard field goal as time expired lifted the resurgent Indianapolis Colts to a heart-stopping 23-20 win over the staggering San Diego Chargers on Sunday night...
What's your favorite part of the holiday season? (11/24/08)
Burl Edward White (11/24/08)
Burl Edward White, 76, Brazil, died at 3 a.m., Monday, Monday, Nov. 24, 2008, at his residence. Burl was born in Putnam County on April 18, 1932, as the son of Charles and Roxie Brewer White. He served in the United States Army and Army Reserve from June of 1953 to June of 1961...
Milburn A. Francis (11/24/08)
Milburn A. Francis, 87, Brazil, passed away Monday, Nov. 24, 2008, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born Sept. 20, 1921, in Clay County, to John and Osa Francis, both deceased. Milburn graduated from Bowling Green High School in 1941, played high school basketball and soon joined the war effort by enlisting in the U.S. ...
Charles Lee Roy Hopkins (11/24/08)
Charles Lee Roy Hopkins, 72, Carbon, passed away at his residence Nov. 21, 2008, following a short battle with cancer. He was born July 18, 1936, in Indianapolis, to Lee Roy and Margaret Hopkins. Following high school, he served his country in the United States Air Force...
Thomas A. Farris (11/24/08)
Thomas A. Farris, 90, Brazil, passed away Nov. 23, 2008, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. He was born May 17, 1918, in Prairie Creek, Ind., the son of Emmett and Lenora McClanahan Farris. He graduated from Honey Creek High School in 1936. He was drafted into the Army at Ft. Benjamin Harrison on Feb. 9, 1942. His basic training was at Ft. Leonardwood, Mo...
Things are Happening at the Extension Office! (11/24/08)
With the Christmas season just around the corner, the Extension Office has been busily preparing for two upcoming workshops. On Wednesday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m., the Extension Office will be a gingerbread extravaganza as we conduct our gingerbread house workshop...
Good Time to Think about Trees (11/24/08)
Now is a great time to make future tree planting decisions whether for one or two trees in the yard or several acres. Depending on where you live and the acreage you own, your tree needs will vary. Recently our office received a supply of 2008-09 DNR Tree Order Forms. ...
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