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Stories from Friday, February 13, 2009

Students perform random acts of kindness (02/13/09)
Clay County students do "random acts of kindness" as homework, but it had a bigger impact than originally planned. Last year North Clay Middle School sixth-grade English teacher Paul Harbour had an idea inspired by the book "Maniac McGee," by Jerry Spinelli...
Four raid suspects appear in court (02/13/09)
Four suspects arrested during an August 2008 drug raid recently appeared in Clay Superior Court with negotiated plea agreements, but with varying outcomes. On Aug. 5, 2008, Brazil residents Glen L. Keltz, 33, Justin Myrtle, 25, Wesley E. Okulovich Jr., 39, and Misty Michelle Davis, 31, Harmony, were four of ultimately 40 suspects arrested as a result of a warrant sweep/drug investigation by officers from the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Brazil City Police Department, Clay City Police Department, Clay Community Corrections, Clay County Probation Department were joined by officials from the Indiana State Police (Terre Haute and Bloomington posts), Putnam County Sheriff's Department, Parke County Sheriff's Department, the Department of Natural Resources, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the U.S. ...
Special deliveries (02/13/09)
Children from First Christian Church Daycare stopped in The Brazil Times office to deliver valentines, as well as paying visits to Cloverleaf Healthcare, Dr. Charles French, the Brazil City Fire Dept., First Financial Bank (Walnut Street location) and the mayor's office. While visiting with the Mayor Ann Bradshaw, the children received keys to the city. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Area organization helps the young (02/13/09)
There are several non-profit organizations in the area that serve to help members of communities. Some of those organizations get their names in the press on a frequent basis. One, however, First Steps of West Central Indiana, may not be as well known as some of the others, but it's just as important...
CHURCH NEWS (02/13/09)
Harmony United Methodist Church The message for this Sunday is all about compassion; being moved from just thinking or considering to doing something. Our Scripture reading is from Mark 1:40-45 where a leper challenges Jesus to heal him. The man begs, "If you are willing, you can make me clean." Being filled with compassion, Jesus takes action and touches the man, cleansing him from his disease and changing his whole life...
Events, announcements 2-14-09 (02/13/09)
Times Staff Report The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Reminder The Town of Knightsville would like to remind owners of mobile homes located within town that the annual mobile home registration form is due Sunday, to the clerk/treasurer...
WRV's second half surge leads to sectional win over Eels (02/13/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- White River Valley has made a living this season with powerful play in the post and getting to the free throw line. The Class A fourth-ranked Wolverines succeeded in continuing that trend and combined that with some stout defense to post a 47-26 sectional win over Clay City...
No. 15 Butler rolls past Illinois-Chicago (02/13/09)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Matt Howard had 19 points and eight rebounds, Gordon Hayward finished with 18 points and No. 15 Butler hit 13 3-pointers in an 80-61 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Friday. Butler (22-2, 13-1 Horizon League) won its sixth straight in the series and its 16th in a row at home...
At All-Star game, Shaq and Kobe back together (02/13/09)
By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer PHOENIX -- Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant spent part of their first day as teammates again helping refurbish a school and its playground. O'Neal didn't accuse Bryant of hogging the tools and Bryant didn't blame O'Neal for being too fat to keep up...
Goosen takes lead at Pebble Beach (02/13/09)
By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Retief Goosen is sporting a new look at a tournament he has never played. After an 8-under 64 in the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, he's hopeful of seeing some old results...
At Miami, they're still celebrating Rodriguez (02/13/09)
By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Saying he had a responsibility to give back, Alex Rodriguez briefly addressed the drug scandal that has enveloped his life for the last week Friday night when Miami formally renamed its baseball field in his honor...
Ronald Malcom Thompson (02/13/09)
Ronald Malcom Thompson, 67, Brazil, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009, at his residence. He was born Oct. 24, 1941, in Harmony, as the son of Edward and Anise Bullerdick Thompson. Following graduation from high school, he joined the U.S. Army and served during the Vietnam War...
Dorothy "Dottie" Sue Burgess (02/13/09)
Dorothy "Dottie" Sue Burgess, 70, died late Friday afternoon, Feb. 13, 2009, at Cloverleaf Healthcare, Knightsville, surrounded by her family. She was born Nov. 22, 1939, in Patriot, Ind., as the daughter of David W. and Ada Ascherman White. Following graduation from Madison High School, she attended and graduated from Indiana State University where she earned her Masters Degree in education. After years of teaching she began a career in administration of long-term healthcare facilities...
Staunton Scene (02/13/09)
STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, 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! (02/13/09)
Meet Brazil Times' staff reporter Ivy Jackson ...
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