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Stories from Friday, December 19, 2008

Water main breaks, Carbon under boil advisory (12/19/08)
CARBON -- It is unclear at this time when Carbon residents will have their water turned back on. According to Carbon Town Marshal Ron Keen, around 4:30 p.m., employees of the Campbell's Construction Company were working on the storm sewer project in an area on North Third Street, just west of Poplar Street, when a 6-inch transite line broke...
Lena family in need of help after fire (12/19/08)
LENA -- A family whose home was destroyed in recent house fire is keeping a right perspective on the situation. "We're all safe and that is all that matters," Tidy Pruitt told The Brazil Times during a telephone interview Thursday. "We're a close knit bunch."...
Gaining reading skills with a famous reindeer (12/19/08)
Students at Eastside Elementary met Santa's most famous reindeer Friday. Teachers Terri Potter and Nona Lancaster, as well as teacher's assistant, June Lawson put together a reading program which requires the work of the students along with parents...
ISP releases information about accident involving CCSD deputy (12/19/08)
The Indiana State Police released more details about a traffic accident during Tuesday evening's treacherous driving conditions that injured a detective of the Clay County Sheriff's Department. According to investigating officer ISP Trooper Todd Brown, Det. Sgt. Jeff Maynard was injured in a rear-end collision on State Road 59 in an area near the entrance of Lake Shore Estates...
Christmas wishes (12/19/08)
Area children need to be on the lookout, Santa is at Forest Park. The park is currently decorated for Christmas In The Park 2008 celebration, including the Santa Hut where children can drop off their wish lists. The light displays will remain lit through Dec. 26. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Carbon under boil order; service may be restored after midnight (12/19/08)
It is unclear at this time when Carbon residents will have their water turned back on. According to Carbon Town Marshal Ron Keen, around 4:30 p.m., employees of the Campbell's Construction Company were working on the storm sewer project in an area on North Third Street, just west of Poplar Street, when a 6-inch transite line broke...
BREAKING NEWS: Water main break in Carbon (12/19/08)
According to report by Carbon Town Marshal Ron Keen, a water main has broken in Carbon and the town is without water. The Brazil Times will update this story when information becomes available.
School Corporation on a two-hour delay today (12/19/08)
Clay Community School Corporation Superintendent Dan Schroeder announced late Thursday that the corporation was on a two-hour delay for school Friday.
Christmas Eve services (12/19/08)
These times were gathered from each column that was submitted. All times are for Wednesday, Dec. 24, unless otherwise noted...
Local church presents Andrew Peterson's "Behold The Lamb Of God" (12/19/08)
"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." In an interview about this program Peterson said, "It's something I've worked on for five years. ...
CHURCH NEWS (12/19/08)
CARBON BAPTIST CHURCH On Sunday, Dec. 21, we are having our Children's Christmas program at 6:30 p.m., in the sanctuary. Cookies will be served afterward. Everyone is welcome. On Dec. 24, starting at 9 p.m., we will have be our Christmas Eve Service. Please come expecting a blessing and everyone is welcome...
Rollercoaster WIC match-up goes Knights' way (12/19/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Part of welcoming in a new coach and an abundance of players new to the varsity game is learning about each other and how to play together. School was in session at Northview High School on Friday night as the Knights blew a big lead, trailed late and still bounced back to take a 60-57 Western Indiana Conference victory over Edgewood...
Second half slump sends Eels to loss against Patriots (12/19/08)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- A sluggish second half by the Clay City boys' basketball team resulted a 56-45 defeat at the hands of a solid Vincennes Rivet team on Friday. The Eels (2-3) used a 5-0 run at the end of the second quarter to go into the locker room with a 22-21 lead. Coach Grant McVay said his teams objective was to execute well in the paint and at the free throw line and felt his team accomplished each of those tasks swimmingly in the second half...
Mustang girls too much for Knights down the stretch (12/19/08)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Edgewood Mustangs took the edge in the Western Indiana Conference girls' basketball standings on Friday night by outscoring Northview 77-60. Edgewood pulled away in the second quarter holding the Knights scoreless for more nearly four minutes while the Mustangs' Brooke Schutte overpowered Northview in the paint...
Friday night high school basketball scores (12/19/08)
Friday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Austin 73, Paoli 70 Baptist Academy 74, Eminence 60 Barr-Reeve 80, Shoals 36 Bedford N. Lawrence 57, Madison 41 Bloomfield 45, Owen Valley 44, OT Bloomington South 70, Lawrence Central 49 Brownsburg 43, Avon 41...
Dungy savors 10th straight playoff berth (12/19/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Tony Dungy shakes his head in disbelief. Don Shula, Tom Landry, Chuck Noll, Bill Walsh, Bill Parcells, Bill Belichick -- all multiple Super Bowl winners, four of them Hall-of-Famers. The humble Colts coach still thinks he doesn't belong in the same sentence, although the history books now tell a different tale...
Gordon done talking about drugs at IU (12/19/08)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Eric Gordon caused quite a stir before returning to Indianapolis. He spent Friday trying to tamp it down. Although the former Hoosiers player did not back off his contention that some college teammates used drugs last season, he also decided not to elaborate...
Gordon and Clippers score overtime win over Pacers (12/19/08)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Zach Randolph had 34 points and 16 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers beat the shorthanded Indiana Pacers 117-109 in double overtime on Friday night. Al Thornton scored 25 points, Marcus Camby had 20 points and 10 rebounds and Baron Davis had 18 points and 11 assists for the Clippers, who have won four of five after a 4-17 start...
Colts come from behind -- again -- for win (12/19/08)
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Peyton Manning's knee injury. A disappointing 3-4 start. Playing without safety Bob Sanders, running back Joseph Addai, linebacker Gary Brackett and receiver Marvin Harrison. Given everything the Indianapolis Colts have overcome this season, it's no surprise how easily they handled whatever emotion the Jacksonville Jaguars got from Richard Collier's return Thursday night...
Gregory A. Sims (12/19/08)
Gregory A. Sims, 51, Terre Haute, died at Methodist Hospital Dec. 17, 2008. He was born March 1, 1957, in Paris, Ill., to Jack and Diana Payne Sims. He was a member, treasurer and faithful choir member of the Peniel United Methodist Church, Brazil. He was a graduate of Southern Illinois University with a degree in mortuary science. He was an avid gardener and was very fond of his dogs...
Joseph "Joe" Lee Butts (12/19/08)
Joseph "Joe" Lee Butts, 59, Lancaster, S.C., formerly of Center Point, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008, at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, N.C. He was born Sept. 12, 1949, in Center Point, the son of the late Edward T. Butt and Leona Everhart Butt, and was the fiancÚ of Judy Knight...
PUBLIC RECORD 12-20-08 (12/19/08)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 18-19: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Rebecca S. Carter: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Linda K. Daugherty: Civil Collections Citifinancial, Inc. Vs. Robert W. Wellman: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (12/19/08)
I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. May you all have a holiday filled with the love and peace of our Savior's Holy Birth. STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30 a.m. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheel-chair equipped...
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