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Stories from Tuesday, January 27, 2009

More snow expected, but county prepared (01/27/09)
According to WTWO News Channel 2 morning weather person Alexis King, the area should expect at least another 2-4 inches of snow as the current wintry system slides through. "It depends on how it rolls through," King added. Although the National Weather Service in Indianapolis called for periods of snow through Thursday, King said she believes the current system should be out of the area by Wednesday afternoon...
Holly Hill to have new management (01/27/09)
When Sunday rolls around, new management will be running a local health care facility. Exceptional Living Centers, Inc., Lexington, Ky., will become the management company for Holly Hill Health Care, 501 S. Murphy Ave., Brazil, Sunday. "We have contacted our families and explained what was going on," Exceptional Living Centers Vice President of Operations Harriett Wallace said...
King and Queen candidates (01/27/09)
The 2009 Northview High School Homecoming King and Queen candidates include (front, from left) Ellie Reinoehl, Erika Matson, Allie Melega, Lexi Lang, Bonnie Froderman, (back) Eric Dyar, Nathan Williams, Kade Baker, Earle Moody and Seth Modglin. The Knights take on Sullivan, Friday and crowning will be between the junior varsity and varsity game, approximately 7:30 p.m. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Ad scam ongoing (01/27/09)
The Brazil Times was notified Jan. 21 about a possible scam going on involving people who have placed advertisements in the newspaper in an attempt to gain personal financial information. The Times' office was contacted by a customer Jan. 21 regarding the scam, which is apparently ongoing...
More snow on the way (01/27/09)
According to WTWO News Channel 2 morning weather person Alexis King, the area should expect at least another 2-4 inches of snow as the current wintery system slides through. "It depends on how it rolls through," King added. Although the National Weather Service in Indianapolis called for periods of snow through Thursday, King said she believes the current system should be out of the area by Wednesday afternoon...
UPDATE: School canceled for Wednesday (01/27/09)
Due to inclement weather, Clay Community School Corp. Supt. Dan Schroeder announced school was canceled for Wednesday.
Job training opportunities now available (01/27/09)
New training opportunities are available to individuals wanting to increase their skills in finding employment or advancing their current careers WorkOne Western Indiana and the Adult Education Departments of the Vigo County School Corporation, Area 30 Career Education Center in Putnam County and the Parke-Vermillion Education and Training Interlocal will host classes, which will be offered to adults (18-older) in the evening at various locations beginning in February at no cost. ...
Beginner's Genealogy Classes scheduled (01/27/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society will offer its Beginner's Genealogy Class at the Vigo County Public Library (main branch) from 6-8 p.m., during the first four Tuesdays in March. The classes will take place in the library's computer lab...
School activities canceled (01/27/09)
Due to inclement weather, all school activities scheduled for Tuesday at Clay City Jr./Sr. High School, North Clay Middle School and Northview High School have been canceled.
Schools on a 2-hour delay for Jan. 27 (01/27/09)
According to the Clay Community School Corporation, Superintendent Dan Schroeder has announced a two-hour delay for all schools for Jan. 27. The Brazil Times will provide updates if they become available.
College News 1-28-09 (01/27/09)
OUACHITA BAPTIST UNIVERSITY ARKADELPHIA, Ark. -- A total of 312 students at Ouachita Baptist University were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2008 semester. The students will receive a certificate of recognition from Ouachita and will be included in the "National Dean's List" for 2008-09...
Five Generations Celebrate (01/27/09)
The Myron James family celebrated Jeana Wellman's birthday and family Christmas on Dec. 14, 2008. Five generation were present at the celebration. Pictured are (front row) Hazel James, 93 years old; (back row) Myron James and Jeana James Wellman; (front row, right) Jamie Graham Ward, holding daughters Jaylyn and Jayda...
Indiana's jobless rate soars to 8.2 percent (01/27/09)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana's unemployment rate soared to 8.2 percent in December, marking one of the largest increases in jobless rates in the nation. The Indiana Department of Workforce Development said Tuesday more than 260,000 Hoosiers were unemployed in December, up from about 220,000 in November. Indiana's unemployment rate climbed 1.1 percentage points from 7.1 percent in November...
Raines tops on Northview girls' scoring lists (01/27/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview High School senior Spring Raines has had the tools to be an accomplished basketball player from the beginning of her stint with the Knights. Even as a junior high player, Raines was teaming with her sister, Stormi, and several of her current teammates to wreak havoc on opposing teams while at North Clay Middle School. So it wasn't a tremendous surprise when she had a direct effect at the varsity level even as a freshman...
Clay City/Northview game postponed (01/27/09)
The Clay City/Northview girls' basketball game, scheduled to take place at Clay City tonight at 6 p.m., has been postponed to Monday, Feb. 2. The junior varsity will kick things off at 6 p.m.
Man shot by gun owned by Colts' Harrison on trial (01/27/09)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia man shot with a gun owned by Colts receiver Marvin Harrison is headed to trial Wednesday, accused of lying to police. Dwight Dixon is due in Philadelphia municipal court on three charges of making false sworn statements, according to court records...
Roddick advances in Australian Open (01/27/09)
By JOHN PYE AP Sports Writer MELBOURNE, Australia -- Andy Roddick is on the oddest of rolls at the Australian Open, and that's just fine with him. When an odd-numbered year comes around, Roddick finds himself in the semifinals of the year's first major. This time he got there courtesy of defending champion Novak Djokovic, who retired Tuesday while trailing 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-2, 2-1. A sore, cramping and fatigued Djokovic was undone in the quarterfinal by 95-degree heat...
ELIZABETH VIOLET KAY WEAVER (01/27/09)
Michelle and Austin Weaver would like to announce the birth of their sister, Elizabeth Violet Kay Weaver. Elizabeth was born on Jan. 8, 2009. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Proud parents are Sherri and Chad Weaver. Grandparents are Debbie and John Waymire and Shirley and Ed Weaver...
BRADEN GERALD LEE (01/27/09)
Doran and Jamie Lee, Westfield, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Braden Gerald Lee. Braden was born on Jan. 3, 2009 at Clarion North Hospital, Carmel. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Frank and Pam Misner, Carbon...
SARAH COX AND ALAN JAMES (01/27/09)
Sarah Cox and Alan James, along with their parents, Kevin and Brenda Cox, and David and Mary-Ellen James, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 2:30 p.m., at Calvary Baptist Church. Sarah and Alan are both 2006 graduate of Northview High School and are juniors at Indiana State University. She is majoring in Spanish Education and he is majoring in Social Studies Education. They are both employed at Walmart Supercenter...
NORIETTA MYERS AND GROVER YOUNG (01/27/09)
Norietta Myers and Grover Young, along with their children, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009, at 2:30 p.m. A small ceremony will take place at the Jasonville Assembly of God Church, with a reception immediately following in the Ministry Center...
MR. AND MRS. DON TROUT (01/27/09)
Don and Janet Trout will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 1, at the Lake Village Clubhouse, Florida. They were married in 1959 at the First Baptist Church, Greencastle. Harold Nolting, Janet's uncle, officiated the ceremony. Janet is the daughter of the late Earl and Ruthanna Cooksey. She retired from Columbia House, Terre Haute, after 38 years...
PUBLIC RECORD 1-28-09 (01/27/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Jan. 26-27: Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Midland Funding Vs. Raeanne Bernarte: Civil Collections Citibank Vs. Jeffrey McCullouth: Civil Collections Citibank Vs. John L. Thompson: Civil Collections...
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