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Stories from Friday, March 6, 2009

Crematory installed at local funeral home (03/06/09)
Clay County families wishing to take advantage of cremation will not have to travel anymore. Beginning next week, French Funeral Home will offer cremation for its customers at the Lawson-Miller Chapel location, 1702 E. National Ave, Brazil. "The thought has been on our minds for several years," French Funeral Home Funeral Director Nick French said. "Here in the last 10 years, the cremation rate has begun to increase in Clay County. That was the initial impetus for installing the crematory...
ACLU working on another appeal in resident's case (03/06/09)
American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana (ACLU) attorney Gavin Rose has already begun composing an appellate brief regarding a case involving a Clay County woman suffering from cerebral palsy. Rose told The Brazil Times the state has appealed a recent motion by Clay County Superior Court Judge J. Blaine Akers...
Students attend anti-tobacco conference (03/06/09)
Youth from across Indiana recently expressed their outrage at the connection that exists between tobacco advertising and a report measuring the cigarette brand preferences among middle and high school students. Results of the report published recently by the U.S. Centers for Diseased Control (CDC), came as more than 150 youth from across Indiana met in Indianapolis at an anti-tobacco conference known as Project VOICE...
United Way campaign chairs returning for another year (03/06/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The 2008 United Way of the Wabash Valley Campaign Co-Chairs Marla DeHart and Gary Morris have both agreed to come back for another year. "We are honored to have such valuable and dedicated partners returning to lead the 2009-10 United Way campaign," United Way Executive Director Troy Fears said. "As Campaign Co-Chairs, Marla and Gary are committed to engaging corporate leaders and promoting local fundraising efforts to help us reach our campaign goals."...
Donation! (03/06/09)
Throughout February, YMCA Silver Sneakers program participants raised $6,000 for the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign. On hand for the donation included (from left) YMCA Board President David Wright, YMCA Executive Director Chad Zaucha and YMCA volunteer and Silver Sneakers program participant Wilmadean Baker. Courtesy Photo...
Food Service inspections (03/06/09)
The following is a summary of food service inspections conducted in Clay County during February: Establishments with no violations at time of inspection...
CHURCH NEWS (03/06/09)
THE DOOR Evangelist Richard Brooks returns for a mini revival at The Door Christian Fellowship Church. Brooks has a unique style which brings encouragement and joy to all. Prayer for the sick and those addicted to substances will also be ministered...
Clay City advances to sectional championship game (03/06/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor SWITZ CITY -- The Clay City Eels are reaching rarified territory this season. The Eels reached the sectional championship game to be held at 7:30 p.m. this evening at White River Valley High School after defeating Union, 63-45...
Northern Iowa ends Sycamore's season in tourney (03/06/09)
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Kwadzo Ahelegbe and Adam Koch scored 19 points apiece and top seed Northern Iowa avoided a free throw meltdown in the final minute of a 73-69 victory over Indiana State in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament Friday...
Rayburn's lay-up leads Purdue women past IU (03/06/09)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS -- Freshman Brittany Rayburn needed a little time to figure out how things worked at Purdue. Two more months in the system have done wonders for her play and her confidence. Rayburn scored the last of her 19 points on a breakaway layup with 34.8 seconds left Friday, leading Purdue to a 68-64 victory over Indiana in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals...
PUBLIC RECORD 3-07-09 (03/06/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse March 5-6: Clay Superior Court -- Civil John M. Cunningham Vs. Bethany Cunningham: Domestic relations Joseph P. Lee Vs. Heidi Carter: Domestic relations Asset Acceptance Vs. Amiti D. Holderfield: Civil collections...
Staunton Scene (03/06/09)
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 wheel-chair equipped...
Meet the Staff of The Brazil Times! (03/06/09)
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