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Stories from Friday, February 6, 2009

Brazil man enters pleas on three separate cases (02/06/09)
A suspect arrested on drug charges after a concerned parent provided authorities with text messages on Jan. 9, had his day in court. Appearing in Clay Circuit Court Feb. 4, Christopher Ruff, 35, Brazil, pled guilty to charges filed in three separate unrelated cases for a total of five years of incarceration...
Brown wins Clay City reading competition (02/06/09)
CLAY CITY -- Fifth-grade elementary teacher Joanie Mitchell wants her students to read, read and read some more. For as long as she can remember, the Clay City Elementary School teacher has offered her students a competition around Super Bowl time. The competition involves reading at home. Reading anything at home...
Board approves project plans (02/06/09)
The State Road 59 improvement project is set back into motion. John Wetzel, the project engineer for Midwest Engineers came to the Clay City Town board with some good news. "The reimbursement agreement for relocation of the water main has come in," he said. "It's a few months later than expected, but I'm thinking that maybe we could open the bids in late March or early April."...
State reps attend luncheon (02/06/09)
The Indiana Retired Teachers' Association (IRTA) hosted a luncheon for Indiana State House Representatives from Districts 1-49 recently. Andy Thomas, Executive Director for IRTA, presided over the luncheon and afterward, accompanied a group of teachers to the Capitol Building...
Extended hours for Showcase (02/06/09)
The 19th annual Clay County Business Showcase will take place at the National Guard Armory in Brazil Saturday, Feb. 21, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Formerly called the Clay County Home Expo, the name was changed this year to go along with a change in format, from three days to one day...
January food service inspections (02/06/09)
The following is a summary of food service inspections conducted in January 2009: Establishments with no violations at time of inspection Wendy's Old-Fashioned Hamburgers, 717 E. National Ave., Brazil (follow-up inspection, two non-critical items from previous inspection corrected),...
Is it Easter? (02/06/09)
The snow may all be gone by the end of the weekend, but several area readers captured photographs of snowmen. This photograph, taken by Charlotte Reyher, was captured south of her home near Knightsville. While driving her mother, Cloverleaf Nursing Home resident Mary Jenkins, around the area to view the sights, the two spotted this snow bunny. Courtesy Photo...
Share Food signups scheduled for Saturday (02/06/09)
Share Food signup at First Christian Church is set for 9-11 a.m., Saturday, inside the church main entrance. Anyone who eats is entitled to purchase a package. Call 448-9051 for further information. Habitat for Humanity is still accepting applications for a new home to be built in Clay City in the future. Those interested are asked to send a name, address and phone number to PO Box 81, Brazi, Ind., 47834...
Music Recital (02/06/09)
The students of Myrna Heffner recently gave a music recital at the Center Point United Methodist Church. Those participating were: (front row) Evelyn Adams, Charlevet Worland, Ruth Neiswinger, Mary Neiswinger; (second row) Leah Stephens, Ave Jeffers, Emily Targett, Christopher Kaufman, Emily Zeigler, Jason Samm; (third row) Ian Heffner, Asie Jeffers, Meredith Heffner, Rochelle Skaggs, Myrna Heffner, Mallory Heffner and Tiara Skaggs...
CHURCH NEWS (02/06/09)
BEE RIDGE CHURCH Good Morning. How are you all doing? Are you tired of trying but never accomplishing your goal? Are your bills piling up? Is your work not good, or maybe you are laid off? Trying to make a living in this economy seems to be impossible. ...
Eels win fifth-straight game on the road against Lakers (02/06/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor JASONVILLE -- As far as high school basketball rivalries go, Shakamak vs. Clay City is quickly becoming one not to miss. Friday's double conference class was no different as Clay City rallied from a five-point deficit in the fourth quarter to half a four-game losing streak to the Lakers...
Knights prepared for regional competition (02/06/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Bloomington South Regional gets underway at 9 a.m. today as six Northview wrestlers take to the mats looking to earn a spot in the semi-state. Luke Pingleton is a No. 1 seed after winning the title at 125 pounds in the Northview Sectional last weekend. Pingleton brings a 29-4 mark into the regional and coach Dan Mikesell feels that his junior's hard work is being rewarded during the postseason...
Northview girls fall in final regular season game (02/06/09)
Staff Report BLOOMFIELD -- The Northview Knights got off to a slow start on the road in their final regular season game and couldn't recover in a 51-48 loss to Bloomfield Thursday night. The Knights fell behind 30-19 at halftime before rallying in the second half, but the Cardinals hit their free throws late to take home the victory...
Friday's high school basketball scores (02/06/09)
Friday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Anderson 81, Richmond 60 Anderson Highland 54, Shenandoah 43 Argos 56, Caston 45 Baptist Academy 67, Morton Memorial 38 Barr-Reeve 79, Springs Valley 36 Batesville 55, S. Dearborn 40...
Villegas handles the South and keeps the lead (02/06/09)
By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer SAN DIEGO -- Camilo Villegas accomplished his goal Friday in the Buick Invitational, keeping it around par and keeping the lead while playing the tough South Course in all the elements a golfer dreads, from rain to wind to cold...
Granger leads Pacers past Magic (02/06/09)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Danny Granger had been struggling -- at least by his lofty standards -- so he changed his approach. The Indiana Pacers' All-Star forward lost his outside shooting touch while dealing with a sore right knee, and hadn't scored 30 or more points in nine games. Instead of settling for jumpers, he attacked the basket and carried his team to a 107-102 win over the Orlando Magic on Friday night...
Pearl Marie Gullifor (02/06/09)
Pearl Marie Gullifor, 75, Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, following an extended illness. She was born in Omaha, Neb., on Dec. 14, 1933, to Pete and Mae Greenhagen. She married Jim Gullifor March 13, 1970. Mrs. Gullifor stayed home to care for and raise her family...
Terry W. Fox (02/06/09)
Terry W. Fox, 54, Terre Haute, passed away Feb. 5, 2009, in his home with his loving wife by his side. He was born Aug. 16, 1954, in Terre Haute, to George Oscar Fox and Celestia (McClain) Fox. Terry worked as a meat cutter in earlier years and enjoyed fishing...
Samuel Albert Ogborn (02/06/09)
Samuel Albert Ogborn, 83, lifetime resident of Center Point, passed away at Richard L. Roudesbush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Feb. 4, 2009, at 11:50 p.m., following a heart attack. He was born in Center Point, Nov. 2, 1925, to Albert and Alma (Hofmann) Ogborn. He graduated from Bowling Green High School. In 1955, he joined the United States Army and served his country until being honorably discharged in November 1956...
Mary O. French (02/06/09)
Mary O. French, 91, of Brazil, died Feb. 5, 2009, at 7:15 p.m., at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She was born Aug. 31, 1917, in Clay County, one of 10 children of John I. Girton and Maude Gooch Girton. She graduated from Van Buren High School. Mary worked as a telephone operator for Brazil Telephone Service for many years...
PUBLIC RECORD 2-07-09 (02/06/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Feb 6: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Green Tree Servicing, LLC Vs. Jerry C. Julbert and Dorothy Julbert: Mortgage Foreclosure Small Claims Brazil Housing Authority Vs. Angelia Anderson: Small Claims...
Staunton Scene (02/06/09)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service 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. Children's Church and Wee Worship meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Educational Building. Sunday evening service and youth groups meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Group meets at 7 p.m...
Meet the Staff of The Brazil Times! (02/06/09)
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