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Stories from Friday, March 13, 2009

Legion helping area family displaced by fire (03/13/09)
A local organization is helping a Brazil family rebuild their home after a fire destroyed a portion of it. On afternoon of Feb. 9, Steve and Sherry Durbin's home, located at 621 N. Vandalia St., caught fire, destroying the living room and dining room areas and the extreme heat caused damage to all the other parts of the home...
Supporting the home team (03/13/09)
Students from Clay City Elementary joined the Clay City Jr./Sr. High School students during Friday afternoon's pep rally to motivate the Eels boys' basketball team before they travel to the Class A Martinsville Regional. The Eels will face Jac-Cen-Del at approximately noon today. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Accident causes minor injuries (03/13/09)
A Terre Haute woman sustained minor injuries during a single-vehicle accident on State Road 46 near Center Point Friday morning. Shortly before 6 a.m., 911 dispatchers were notified of an accident in an area approximately three-miles east of Center Point on SR 46...
Board approves mowing contract, discusses Santa House (03/13/09)
The Brazil City Parks Board met at City Hall, Wednesday for its regular monthly meeting with some serious decisions to make. One of the top items on the agenda was awarding a mowing bid contract. Specialty Lawn Care Inc., and Mullenix Lawn Care offered bids...
Summer job applications available (03/13/09)
The Brazil City Mayor's office will be taking applications for lifeguard and cashier positions for the 2009 summer season at Forest Park Pool, beginning Monday. Applications must be received by April 17. All applications for lifeguard positions must be Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR certified. All certifications must be completed by May 25. Anyone interested in becoming certified or needing to be recertified may contact the Terre Haute YMCA at 812-232-3358 for dates and times of training sessions...
Schroeder breaks down status of stimulus (03/13/09)
During the regular monthly meeting of the Clay Community School Corporation Thursday, the board members congratulated the Clay City Basketball team on a hard-fought victory against Shakamak. "I'm not very much of a morning person, but I am looking forward to getting up early on Saturday to watch Clay City. Go Eels," board member Jennifer Kaelber said...
Town board approves plans amidst objections (03/13/09)
STAUNTON -- A relatively calm meeting about the construction of a community center in Staunton turned hectic as complaints were issued at the end of Tuesday's meeting. After a motion was signed to allow for the finalized Community Center plans to be sent out, Staunton residents Shaun Maesch and John Yocum raised issues that elevated the mood of the room from calm to outright heated...
Today's happenings (03/13/09)
Times Staff Report The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Guided Meditation Come to Blue Moon Gifts for Healing Past Wounds, a guided meditation with Rachel, today, at 4 p.m. The event will take place at the business, located at 10 W. National Ave., Brazil...
'Dead Serious ... About Life' (03/13/09)
Northview High School will play host to an edgy play that tackles the "dead serious" issues of teen life. "Dead Serious ... About Life," a musical performed by the Ohio-based Christian theater group Mishpachah, brings teen issues such as suicide, pregnancy, sex, cutting, drugs and alcohol to the forefront in a confrontational style...
CLUB NEWS (03/13/09)
JACKSON TWP BETTER HOMES EXTENSION CLUB The Jackson Township Better Homes Extension Club will meet Thursday, Feb. 26, at the home of Carmen Jackson. President Lauralee Hawkins called the meeting to order with Rose Mary Price leading the Pledge of Allegiance and the Homemakers Creed...
CHURCH NEWS (03/13/09)
BRAZIL BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH What a delight it is to know that God teaches us the truth about forgiveness. There are so many ideas and opinions that people develop based on an experience or what someone else thinks. According to Isaiah 43:25 and Jeremiah 31:34, when God forgives, He does not remember our sins any more. ...
Eels take on No. 1 Eagles in regional (03/13/09)
Balance and experience will be the hallmarks for the Clay City and Jac-Cen-Del squads taking the floor for the Class A Martinsville Regional on Saturday afternoon. Both squads are senior-laden and boast lineups that can do damage from a number of spots...
Sectional champions reach for regional heights (03/13/09)
If you're going to be the best, you're going to have to beat the best as well. That's the task at hand for the Clay City Eels as they open play at the Class A Martinsville Regional on Saturday afternoon. The Eels play in the second game of the day at approximately noon, following the 10 a.m. opener between Waldron and Bethesda Christian...
Caryn Melissa Cox (03/13/09)
Caryn Melissa Cox, 32, Brazil, died Thursday, March 12, 2009, at her residence. She was born July 14, 1976, in Terre Haute, as the daughter of Arnold Terry and Linda Morris Cox. She graduated from Northview High School and then attended Ivy Tech for two years. She had worked as a waitress at local restaurants and was currently employed at Krogers...
Fern E. Davis (03/13/09)
Fern E. Davis, 94, Clay City, died on March 12, 2009. She was born Dec. 6, 1914, the youngest daughter of John L. Brothers and Cansada Horton Brothers of Route 2, Clay City. She was a graduate of Clay City High School with the class of 1932 and a graduate of Indiana State Teachers College with a degree in Elementary Education...
Hilma McGill (03/13/09)
Hilma McGill, 92, Clay City, died March 13, 2009, at 10:20 a.m., at Hickory Creek at Sunset, Greencastle. She was born Sept. 4, 1916, in Clay County, the daughter of Charles Storm and Bertha Morris Storm. She graduated from Clay City High School. She married Paul Don McGill on Oct. 26, 1935...
Staunton Scene (03/13/09)
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 wheelchair 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 begins at 7 p.m...
Meet the Staff of The Brazil Times! (03/13/09)
Meet John Adamson, advertising representative for The Brazil Times. ...
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