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Stories from Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Council considers transfer of parks ownership (03/04/09)
The possibility of the county transferring the responsibility of area parks may be becoming a stronger reality. The Clay County Council conducted a discussion about the county parks with the Clay County Commissioners and members of the Poland Lions Club during Monday night's meeting...
Broadway comes to Brazil (03/04/09)
A Broadway hit comes to Northview High School. When entering the auditoria at Northview, one would see students seeing and dancing. That can only mean one thing, it is time for the spring musical. "We hope to have a good turn out," musical director Dianna Knox said. "Everyone has been working very hard and we are all very excited."...
Red Cross contest features big prize (03/04/09)
The American Red Cross recently launched its first-ever national Change A Life Contest. Volunteers, supporters and community members are invited to visit www.redcross.org and tell how a Red Cross experience changed their life or someone else's life in 75 words or less...
Local funeral home recognized again for excellence (03/04/09)
A local funeral home receives a special honor. For the ninth year in a row, Moore Funeral Home has received the Pursuit of Excellence Award from the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA). "The Pursuit of Excellence Award Program proves that funeral service excellence is not limited by geographical boundaries," NFDA Chief Executive Officer Christine Pepper said in a press release. ...
Honor Rolls (03/04/09)
Cornerstone Christian Academy First grade All A's Peyton Bledsoe, Aubra Bruer, Josh Donathan, Justus Dowers, Madison Foster, Clayton Hines, Taylor Jacob, Landon Reckerd All A's and B's Justin Dickison, Heidi Ehrlich, David Gugino, Mercedes Hoke, Cheyenne Weaver...
Wabash Valley Wrestling Club building champions (03/04/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Wabash Valley Wrestling Club had some big results over the weekend, scoring 12 wins or second-place finishes in a Crawfordsville Tourney on Sunday. Eighteen wrestlers competed in the tourney with the club taking six overall champions to go with six runner-up finishes...
Wildcats shock Purdue on Senior Night (03/04/09)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE -- Kevin Coble scored 16 points and Northwestern defeated No. 19 Purdue 64-61 on Wednesday night to end the Boilermakers' seven-game home winning streak. Michael Thompson and Craig Moore both scored 12 points for the Wildcats (17-11, 8-9 Big Ten), who ruined Senior Night for Purdue...
Private search going on for NFL players (03/04/09)
By CHRISTINE ARMARIO and MITCH STACY Associated Press Writers TAMPA, Fla. -- Family and friends refused to give up the search for two NFL players and a third man missing four days in the Gulf of Mexico, enlisting private boats and planes to comb the waters off the Florida coast...
Lewis and Warner staying put with NFL teams (03/04/09)
By BARRY WILNER AP Football Writer Both owners of Super Bowl rings, Kurt Warner and Ray Lewis are staying put in the belief they can add another NFL title to their resumes. One month after Warner nearly led the Cardinals to a comeback win over the Steelers in the Super Bowl, he decided to remain with Arizona. ...
Betty J. Briscoe (03/04/09)
Betty J. Briscoe, 83, Mitchell, passed away at 11:16 a.m., Tuesday, March 3, 2009, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center. Born Nov. 22, 1925, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Roy and Elizabeth (Boston) Rippy. She married James M. Briscoe on Sept. 4, 1965 and he preceded her in death Feb. 12, 1996...
Rosemary Elizabeth Russell (03/04/09)
Rosemary Elizabeth Russell, 87, Terre Haute, formerly of Clay County, died at 4 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Visitation will be 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Friday, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, with burial to follow at Van Cleve/Mt. Calvary Cemetery...
PUBLIC RECORD 3-05-09 (03/04/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse March 4: Small Claims Progressive Northern Insurance Company Vs. Stivs Kovacic and Speed Express: Small Claims State Criminal Charges Megan B. Alexander, 29: Obtaining a controlled substance by fraud or deceit...
Brazil Buzz (03/04/09)
Well folks, today is the first day of March and, I ask, "Where is the gentle lamb that I was hoping for. I don't exactly hear the roar of a lion, either. Old man winter's flight plan is still up in the air, days away. I just go with the flow and keep my heavy coat and fuzzy hat close at hand. The sunscreen, shades, and visors are on call!...
Harmony Happenings (03/04/09)
Local singers known as the P150 will perform at Harmony United Methodist Church on Saturday, March 7. Social time begins at 6:30 p.m., with the performance starting at 7 p.m. P150 stands for Psalm 150. Come out and join us. Susie Pell had a new song for us to sing at church Sunday. ...
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