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Stories from Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Weather creates treacherous road conditions (12/16/08)
A winter weather front created havoc throughout Clay County Tuesday evening. As a blistery mix of foul weather conditions swept into the area, road conditions worsened and reports of traffic accidents and slide-offs began to swamp 911 dispatchers at the Clay County Justice Center shortly before 3 p.m...
Church to provide grieving service (12/16/08)
Those who are grieving during the holiday season over the loss of a loved one are invited to Union United Methodist Church Friday. The church, located at 780 East County Road 600 North, Brazil, will conduct the "Longest Night Service," that evening for people who are "grieving, mourning, experiencing sadness or anger." The event is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. The church is located across from the Clay County Airport...
Creating a gingerbread village (12/16/08)
Students in Cheryl Williams 4- and 5-year-olds class prepared gingerbread houses for the trip home Tuesday. Pictured are Cheryl Williams, Ethan DeHart, Chaya Hale, Melini Megenhardt, Kinsey Miller, Jaden O'Campo, Kaleb Owens, Christian Price, Jeremiah Shanks, Kadden Slater, Michael Street, Sage Waggle and Michelle Weaver. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Student invited to World Leadership Forum, National Scholars Program (12/16/08)
Ashley Nichole Brown is one special girl. Not only has she received an invitation to the People to People World Leadership Forum in Washington D.C., she was also invited to attend the National Young Scholars Program in DeKalb, Ill., after being nominated by her teacher Viviane Edwards...
Trial for former teacher continued (12/16/08)
Former North Clay Middle School physical education teacher Anita Miller is expected to be in Clay Superior Court Jan. 28, 2009. Miller, whose original jury trial was set for Dec. 15, was charged with public intoxication (a class B misdemeanor, that if convicted, is punishable with up to 180 days imprisonment and a $1,000 fine) and public nudity (a class B misdemeanor, that if convicted, is punishable with up to 60 days imprisonment and a $1,000 fine)...
Foul weather causes cancelations, delays (12/16/08)
Due to inclement weather expected to hit Clay County tonight, the following event(s) have been canceled or rescheduled: Clay County LEPC Meeting at the Clay County Justice Center has been canceled. The table-top exercise has been rescheduled for Dec. 23, 6 p.m...
BREAKING NEWS: School Delay for Dec. 17 (12/16/08)
Due to inclement weather, Superintendent Dan Schroeder has announced a 2-hour delay for students of the Clay Community School Corporation for Wednesday, Dec. 17. Families are urged to make arrangements now for childcare and transportation needs. For more up-to-date information, parents are urged to monitor the following television and radio stations:...
Road conditions worsen (12/16/08)
Officials urge motorists to avoid driving as weather conditions create hazardous driving conditions. "It's treacherous out here," Clay County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Rob Gambill told The Brazil Times while responding to one of many accident reports throughout the county. "Motorists need to use caution and slow down."...
Clay City basketball game canceled (12/16/08)
The Clay City boys' basketball game against Cloverdale has been canceled for this evening due to the inclement weather.
Gatherings (12/16/08)
Ample cropping space, goodie bags, door prizes, vendors, snacks, and beverages. Homemade soup for lunch; local restaurants will provide discount coupons for supper. Register early, space is limited.For more information contact: Kae_smith@yahoo.com or phone 812-859-4553...
Military News (12/16/08)
TAYLOR J. TONEY Air Force Airman Taylor J. Toney has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, core values, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations...
SCHOOL NEWS (12/16/08)
Angela S. (Pflueger) White, daughter of Michael and Victoria Pflueger, Brazil, graduated from Samuel Merritt College on Dec. 12. She received a Master's Degree in the studies of Physician Assistant. Angela is a 1998 graduate of Northview High School and a 2002 graduate of the University of Indianapolis. ...
Food Pantry donation (12/16/08)
Members of the Northview Boys Soccer Team recently made a donation of canned food items and money collected from their Fall Soccer Banquet to the Clay County Emergency Food Pantry. Delivering the items were: Alex Frankville, Mark Reed, Cainan Reeves, Drew Snyder and Austin Frankville...
BHS 60th reunion (12/16/08)
The Brazil High School class of 1948 met on Sept. 13, 2008 for their 60th reunion. Attending the reunion were: (first row) Lydia Cox Shackelford, Mary Alice Froderman Wells, June Cagle McCullough, Dorthy Kaiser Barr, Frances Esra Hoskins, Harriet Foster Sneddon, Irms Green Goodwin, Betty Riley Swearingen, Albert Bell, Mary Frances Southerland Warren; (second row) Jonna Loveall Hock, Connie Rae Hudson Dalton, Paul Cox, Harry Rockhill, Mary Ann Hayward Thompson, Lois Kerr Foster, Don Crabill, Paul Muncie, Norma Latham Lowery, Rita Gillespie Antonietti; (third row) Ann Carol Moore Harden, Bonnie Youngblood Jenson, Art Jenson, John David Burk, Wayne Siegelin, James Weaver, Jack Forrest, Stuart Silver; (fourth row) Carl Koehler, William Lamb, Marilyn Albright Mathis, Delores Bradshaw Meehling, Dorthy Jean McMichael Wells.. ...
'Behold The Lamb of God' (12/16/08)
The community is invited on Sunday, Dec. 21, at the 9 a.m. service for "Behold The Lamb of God," at First Christian Church."Behold The Lamb of God" is not the typical Christmas story. It is, as the writer Andrew Peterson explains, the "true tall tale of the coming of Christ."...
CLUB NEWS (12/16/08)
Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club The Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club held their Christmas party Dec. 5, at the home of Bobbi Cayton. The committee that handled the festivities was Marilyn Bott, Bobbi Cayton and Carmen Jackson...
Colson to continue softball career at Glenville State (12/16/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview senior Shelby Colson has brought a variety of skills to the softball program during her stint with the Knights. Last year, she was able to show off her skills in the pitching circle while still excelling at the plate...
Hoke takes over sad sack Aztecs (12/16/08)
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- It's Brady Hoke's turn to see if he can turn around San Diego State's sad-sack football team. Hoke was hired away from Ball State on Tuesday to take over a program that hasn't had a winning record or gone to a bowl game in a decade...
Ohio State's Laurinaitis a three-time AP All American (12/16/08)
NEW YORK (AP) -- James Laurinaitis idolized A.J. Hawk, Chris Spielman and the other great linebackers who played for Ohio State before him. Now, in at least one area, he has surpassed them. Laurinaitis became the second college football player to be a three-time AP All-American, joining Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford and star receiver Michael Crabtree on the first team released Tuesday...
Clark accepts another missed Pro Bowl (12/16/08)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indianapolis considers Dallas Clark a Pro Bowl talent, even if the voters disagree. The small-town Iowa kid doesn't seem to mind. He already owns a Super Bowl ring, the Colts' single-season records for a tight end, and has the unfettered respect of teammates who know that sometimes Pro Bowl selections are based more on reputation than productivity. Besides, he's getting paid like the best tight end in the NFL...
Colts unsure of whether Sanders or Addai will play (12/16/08)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indianapolis Colts could get Bob Sanders and Joseph Addai back in the lineup Thursday night. Then again, maybe not. Coach Tony Dungy told reporters Tuesday he thought both would play against Jacksonville and both were listed as full participants in Tuesday's practice...
Carl J. "Jack" Mercer (12/16/08)
Carl J. "Jack" Mercer, 82, Speedway, passed away Monday, Dec. 15, 2008. Mr. Mercer was born March 9, 1926, in Brazil, to Carl W. and Vallie Mercer. Mr. Mercer served his country in the United States Army Air Corp. Jack was a graduate of Brazil High School and a 1950 graduate of Indiana University...
Tatom Marie Lookebill (12/16/08)
Cory and Mary Lookebill, Knightsville, would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Tatom Marie Lookebill. Tatom was born on Dec. 8, 2008 at 8:24 a.m. at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Carl and Margo Kenworthy, Indianapolis...
Mr. and Mrs. Michael L. Johnson (12/16/08)
Cara J. Hutcheson and Michael L. Johnson were united in marriage Nov. 1, 2008 at Bridgeton Baptist Church, Bridgeton. Cara is the daughter of Ted and Cathy Hutcheson, rural Carbon. She is a 2004 graduate of Riverton Parke High School and a 2008 graduate of Indiana State University with a bachelor's degree in Accounting. She is employed by Sackrider & Company, Terre Haute...
Danielle Marie Steiner and Mitchell Glenn Riddell (12/16/08)
Danielle Marie Steiner and Mitchell Glenn Riddell would like to announce their upcoming marriage on Saturday, Dec. 27th, 2008, at 2:30 p.m., at the Cory Community Church of the Nazarene. The bride-elect is the daughter of Bret and DeAnna Steiner, Bowling Green. She is a graduate of Clay City High School and will graduate from Indiana State University in May with a degree in Early Childhood Education...
Mr. and Mrs. James Earl Pell (12/16/08)
Jim and Doris Pell will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, with an open house, on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, from 2-5 p.m., at their home, 2519 W Co. Rd. 1000 N (W. Hendricks St.). They were married Dec. 26, 1958 at the First United Methodist Church, in Brazil...
PUBLIC RECORD 12-17-08 (12/16/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 15-16: Clay Circuit Court -- Civil LVNV Funding, LLC Vs. Tascha Sampson: Civil Collections The Citi Group/Consumer Finance, Inc. Vs. John Williams, Christina Williams, Arrow Financial Services, LLC and Capital One Bank: Mortgage Foreclosure...
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