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Stories from Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Fundraising for Relay (04/28/09)
It will be a hair-raising good time at The Brazil Times' "Clark Kent Super Group" team's Relay For Life Carnival Saturday as two employees take donations to put their precious locks on the chopping block. Sales Representative John "Deano" Adamson and Staff Reporter Jason "Mouth From The South" Jacobs are both willing to be scalped in exchange for donations to the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life...
Carnival features fun for all ages (04/28/09)
The public is invited to enjoy activities during The Brazil Times' "Clark Kent Super Group" team's Relay For Life Carnival from 1-3 p.m., Saturday. Tickets will be sold so people can participate in various games and activities, including a duck pond, corn hole/hillbilly golf tournament, face painting and bean bag toss. Tickets are 50 cents each or 12 for $5...
Quick response (04/28/09)
One lane of traffic was closed on westbound side of United States 40 for Tuesday evening for about an hour as firefighters put out a structure fire in an area near 1283 E US 40. Although details were limited at press time because fire officials were still on the scene, it was confirmed the owners were not home at the time of the fire. ...
Post office helping to 'Stamp Out Hunger' (04/28/09)
The Brazil City Post Office will once again join National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) for the Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, which is set to take place on May 9. "This is the third year we have taken part in this and we will be collecting nonperishable food items Saturday, May 9, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.," Letter Carrier Michele Glotzbach said. "The food will be distributed to the Brazil Food Pantry and the Clay County Senior Center."...
More details released about fatal accident (04/28/09)
BOWLING GREEN -- Officials released details Tuesday about the investigation into a fatal accident near Bowling Green on State Road 46 April 23. According to a press release by the Clay County Sheriff's Department, toxicology tests for alcohol and drugs were performed on both drivers involved in the accident...
Artistic winners (04/28/09)
The Clay County Extension Homemakers Spring Workshop sponsored a Cultural Arts/Fashion Show on April 21 at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. Members of The Pioneers Extension Club Denise Duncan (First-place Scrapbooking), Shannon Tieken (Grand Champion Cross Stitch) and Ella Ingram (First-place Photography) took home top awards. Tieken's prize-winning cross stitch entry will move on to the next competition at Purdue University. Ivy Jackson Photo...
Vigo Conservation Club sets up Flea Market (04/28/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Vigo County Conservation Club's Flea Market and Pancake Breakfast will take place every fourth Saturday through the summer, from 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m., at the organization, 10382 Grotto Rd., Terre Haute. There is free parking and free admission to the flea markets and spaces are available for $10...
UPDATE: All lanes of US 40 open (04/28/09)
Officials have confirmed to The Brazil Times that all lanes of United States 40 have been reopened. One westbound lane had been closed as emergency response personnel battled a structure fire near 1265 E. US 40.
BREAKING NEWS: One westbound lane of US 40 closed (04/28/09)
Due to emergency personnel responding to a structure fire near 1265 E. United States 40, one westbound lane has been closed. Because of the closure, the other westbound lane is becoming congested and there is no indication at this time as to how long the lane will be closed...
Cochrane Scholarship awarded (04/28/09)
The Mildred (Brown) Cochrane and Kerht Cochrane Scholarship to Indiana State University has been awarded every four years to a senior from Shakamak and North Central high schools. The scholarship provides full tuition and assistance toward books and housing...
Honor Rolls (04/28/09)
Sixth Grade High Distinction Skyler Aguilar, Michaela Allen, Sadie Allen, Henry Batchelor, Rachel Bell, Colte Bicking, Morgan Brown, Raegan Brown, Skylar Browning, Sydney Buell, Jessica Bullock, Kade Carter, Zene Colson, Jackson Copper, Allison Dupin, Samantha Edwards, Brittany Fagg, Carli Gambill, Gracellen Geswein, Joellen Goodrich, Chloe Grigsby, Whitney Halfhill, Jacob Harden, Aidan Harrison, Sierra Jackson, Ashley Kidwell, Mckenzi Kumpf, Makenzie Mager, Alexandria Meyer, Ramey Miller, Hannah Minor, Abi Minton, Taylor Moore, Zachary Muncie, Karen Munoz, Matthew Munoz, Rachel Nicoson, Jacob Nobles, Shasta Parr, Seth Payton, Hillary Pleake, Bailey Pollard, Sarah Ponto, Kaysia Reberger, Chandler Reeves, Steven Reinoehl, Keegan Roembke, Pierce Ross, Mikayla Rowan, Kascha Smith, Mallory Smith, Samantha Smith, Derek Snyder, Samantha Starr, Mitchell Thomas, Taylor Thurmond, Tori Tilley, Abigail Timberman, Braden Timberman, Kayla Tolbert, Taylor Walker, Alyssa Wheeler. ...
Centennial Year Celebration (04/28/09)
The Cory High School Alumni Association announces its Centennial Year celebration to be held on May 9, 2009 at the Perry Township Fire Dept., Cory. Social hour will begin at 6 p.m, dinner at 7 p.m. All alumni, any student who attended or teacher are invited to attend the banquet, honoring the class of 1959 this year...
Akers headed to Olney Central to play basketball (04/28/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor If you're a high school point guard, being offered the chance to play collegiately under scholarship is one that you'd likely relish. If you have the shot to play for a team that gets up and down the floor, averaged 76 ppg. last season and scored more than 90 points six different times, than it's a good bet that your pretty excited...
Miners edge past Clay City in seventh inning (04/28/09)
By Travis David For the Brazil Times LINTON -- Samantha Butt crossed the plate with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Linton-Stockton softball team a 1-0 victory over visiting Clay City here Tuesday evening. The win counted in both the Tri-River and Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference...
Knights beat elements, Eels and Wolverines in triangular track meet (04/28/09)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter CLAY CITY -- As the rain beat down on Clay City, the Northview Knights handed out an even fiercer pounding to their competition at a triangular meet on Tuesday evening. Both the boys and girls teams took decisive wins in a match-up that paired them against Clay City and a noticeably undermanned team from White River Valley in pouring rain. ...
Clay City falls to North Central in TRC game (04/28/09)
Staff Report The North Central Thunderbirds kept control of the Tri-River Conference on Monday evening by nipping Clay City 2-1. The win bumps the ninth-ranked T-Birds to 7-1 overall and 2-0 in the TRC while the 11th-ranked Eels fell to 1-1 in the conference and 7-5 overall...
Northview track and field teams place third at Arrow Relays (04/28/09)
Staff Report The Northview boys and girls track teams placed third at the Arrow Relays in Sullivan on Saturday afternoon. The boys' team scored 76 points to finish behind Evansville Bosse, which had 93 points and Owen Valley's 80 team points. The meet featured a variety of relays on the track while the field events featured two competitors from each team and their distances were combined to determine the team's total...
MR. AND MRS. GREG ECKART (04/28/09)
Miranda J. Lane and Greg L. Eckart were united in marriage on April 4, 2009, at 2:30 p.m., at the Chapel of the Glen, Gatlinburg, Tenn. Miranda is the daughter Jim and Jeanie Lane, Brazil; and the granddaughter of the late Milo and Virginia Lane, Brazil. She is a 1997 graduate of Northview High School and is a graduate of Indiana State University. She is employed with the Vigo County School Corporation...
Jessica Nichole Gialone and Eric Andrew Wymer (04/28/09)
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Summers would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their granddaughter, Jessica Nichole Gialone to Eric Andrew Wymer, on Saturday, June 6, 2009, at 3:30 p.m., at McKinley Hill Church, US 40 East, Brazil. A reception will follow at the Marine Corp. building, 3006 N. 16th St., Terre Haute...
OLIVIA KUMPF AND KURT DOUGHTY (04/28/09)
Olivia Kumpf and Kurt Doughty are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on July 11, 2009, at 5 p.m., at First Christian Church, Brazil. Olivia is the daughter of Kip and Kirstin Kumpf, Brazil. She is a 2008 graduate of Northview High School and is a freshman at IUPUI, Indianapolis...
JESSICA NOELLE COOK AND JASON WESLEY DOWELL (04/28/09)
Jessica Noelle Cook and Jason Wesley Dowell are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Jessica is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Troy E. Cook, Farmersburg. She is a 1999 graduate of Terre Haute South Vigo High School, and is a case manager at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos and Newlin Law Offices...
MR. AND MRS. JACK BROWN (04/28/09)
Jack and Darlene Brown will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with on open house on Saturday, May 9, from 1-4 p.m. at the Knightsville Community House. They were married on May 15, 1959, at the Knightsville United Methodist Church, and renewed their vows on their 25th wedding anniversary...
PUBLIC RECORD 4-29-09 (04/28/09)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during April 26-28. Awaiting Arraignment Johns, Jeffery L., 42 Marks, Adam, 24 Sneddon, William H., 59 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Smith, James E., 47...
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