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Stories from Friday, January 16, 2009

Fourth invasion suspect arrested (01/16/09)
As the investigation continues into the home invasion in northwestern Clay County on Jan. 14, Indiana State Police officials announced Friday a fourth person was arrested in the case and additional charges could be filed against those allegedly involved...
City using different approach to enforce the sign ordinance (01/16/09)
The City of Brazil is taking a lighter approach to enforcing the sign ordinance. City Planning Administrator Stacy Gibbens recently sent out notices of changes in the sign ordinance to local businesses which may need to modify the status of one or more of their signs...
Carbon ready for increase in water rates (01/16/09)
The Carbon Town Council braved the weather to have a special meeting, Thursday. The council approved the first reading of the ordinance that will put into effect the raise in water rates for the town of Carbon, on the agenda. On Sept. 10, 2008 a meeting took place in which Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw, City Engineer Brian Pohlar, representatives from Carbon, Harmony, Knightsville and Center Point, as well as Crowe Horwath, the accounting firm that conducted a water rate study for approximately four years.. ...
Wall fire causes minor damage (01/16/09)
After responding to several recent fire reports, officials urge local residents to be vigilant while using space heaters during this cold weather. "We've had a rash of calls lately, which I believe are due to families just trying to keep warm during this recent cold snap," Brazil Fire Chief Jim Smith told The Brazil Times. "We've responded to several homes with electrical problems that were either faulty equipment or overloaded circuits."...
Churches combine efforts to host bluegrass concert (01/16/09)
Four churches are coming together in song this weekend, as NewFound Road will be paying a visit in Brazil. Bee Ridge Christian Church, Croy's Creek Christian Church, Otter Creek Christian Church and First Church of the Nazarene Brazil, are hosting a bluegrass concert starring NewFound Road...
Clay County basketball games postponed (01/16/09)
The Northview boys' basketball game vs. Terre Haute South scheduled for Friday evening has been postponed as well as the Clay City vs. Eastern (Greene) contest. The Northview Hoops Band Alumni reunion has been rescheduled for Saturday night during the Northview vs. Mooresville game. Clay City is slated to face Turkey Run at home on Saturday for Winter Homecoming beginning with a JV game at 6:30 p.m...
UPDATE: Fourth suspect arrested (01/16/09)
On Friday, Indiana State Police officials announced a fourth person was arrested in connection with the Jan. 14 home invasion in northwestern Clay County. According to information provided by ISP, Christopher Charles Craft, 18, Rosedale, was arrested and charged with one count of Receiving or Possessing Stolen Property, a class D felony...
School canceled for Friday (01/16/09)
Due to severe wind chill and temperature conditions, Clay Community School Corporation Supt. Dan Schroeder announced a cancellation of school for Friday.
CHURCH NEWS (01/16/09)
Harmony United Methodist Church What does it mean to call yourself a Christian? Well, to the Apostle John it was to center your whole life around Jesus as your Lord and Savior. John's whole purpose for writing his gospel is revealed in chapter 20, verses 30 and 31, "Jesus did many other miraculous signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book. ...
Northview Hoops Band Alumni Night Rescheduled (01/16/09)
Northview Hoops Band Alumni Night is rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 17.
Playoff strategy? Just get in (01/16/09)
By BARRY WILNER AP Football Writer TEMPE, Ariz. -- Just Do It? How about Just Get In, then just do it? The key to the NFL playoffs this decade has been to simply qualify. After that, even the unthinkable -- Cardinals vs. Eagles for the NFC championship -- becomes possible...
Flacco can earn title in city that shunned him (01/16/09)
By ALAN ROBINSON AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH -- This is why Joe Flacco wanted to play in Pittsburgh. The chance to be the quarterback in big games, in a supportive city passionate about football, in a stadium with a significant home-field advantage...
Jim Schwartz introduced as new coach of Lions (01/16/09)
By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer DETROIT -- Jim Schwartz learned how to attack a challenge from his father, a Baltimore County police officer. Multitasking became an asset thanks to his late mother, who raised nine children. As Detroit Lions coach, Schwartz will need every bit of knowledge and inspiration he picked up from his parents, as well as mentors Bill Belichick and Jeff Fisher, to help a historically bad NFL team...
McNamee meets Clemens prosecutor, investigators (01/16/09)
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON -- Roger Clemens' former personal trainer Brian McNamee was questioned for five hours Friday by federal prosecutors and investigators building a perjury case against the seven-time Cy Young Award winner...
Hines wins Thursday Chili Bowl qualifier (01/16/09)
Hines by a nose in Thursday Chili Bowl qualifier! TULSA, Okla. -- For the second time in as many nights, it was a past Chili Bowl champion reaching victory lane at the QuikTrip Center's Tulsa Expo Raceway. This time, it was 2005 Chili Bowl king Tracy Hines tracking down top honors in Thursday's 25-lap Warren CAT Qualifying night feature event at the 23rd Annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire...
PUBLIC RECORD 1-17-09 (01/16/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 16: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Discover Bank Vs. Diane L. Dierdorf: Civil Collections The CIT Group Vs. Robert Devor ad Victoria Devor: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Staunton Scene (01/16/09)
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 wheelchair equipped...
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