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Stories from Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Play ball!: Former resident tosses out first pitch before Chicago Cubs game (05/19/09)
On Saturday, May 17, former Brazil resident Bethany Phyne left the butterflies in the stands. Phyne, a 1987 graduate of Northview High School who was affectionately known as "Buffy" while in high school, had the time of her life Saturday as she threw out the first pitch at Wrigley Field before the Chicago Cubs faced the Houston Astros...
Second suspect arrested in alleged robbery case (05/19/09)
Within 48 hours the second suspect wanted in connection to an alleged robbery attempt Sunday evening was located, taken into custody and transported to the Clay County Justice Center. Members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department acted on information collected during a ongoing joint investigation with the Brazil City Police Department and took Sankey Rust, 29, Brazil, into custody at an undisclosed rural Clay County residence Monday evening...
Student receives key to the city (05/19/09)
For one day, Emily Croy was standing on top of the world. On Tuesday, the 9-year-old Van Buren Elementary student was given the Key to the City from Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw. "I'm very excited," Croy said, admitting receiving the key was one of the most "exciting things" she had ever received...
Walmart hosting Battle of the Bands (05/19/09)
It is once again time for the battle of the bands. The second annual event is scheduled to take place in the Walmart parking lot June 13, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., with all proceeds going to support the Brazil City Police K-9 Unit. "There are so many admirable organizations, but we really tried to pick a worthy recipient," Toy Department Manager and Committee Chairperson Pam Fagg said. ...
Postal Service promoting repair and inspection during Mailbox Improvement Week (05/19/09)
INDIANAPOLIS -- The United States Postal Service is asking all homeowners to inspect and repair their mailboxes during Mailbox Improvement Week, May 17-23. "Repairing suburban and rural mailboxes improves the appearance of our community and makes delivering and receiving mail safer for our carriers and customers," Postal Service Communications Programs Specialist Kim Yates said...
Announcements 5-20-09 (05/19/09)
The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Clinic set The Clay County Animal Rescue will open a free spay/neuter clinic in July that will continue through November. The organization will take 20 animals a week in the program...
UPDATE: Second robbery suspect in custody (05/19/09)
Brazil City Police Department officials confirmed Tuesday the second suspect wanted in connection to an alleged robbery attempt Sunday evening is in custody at the Clay County Justice Center. Members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department acted on information collected during the ongoing investigation and took Sankey Rust, 29, into custody at an undisclosed rural Clay County residence Monday evening...
College News (05/19/09)
Kaylee Miller, a senior at Northview High School, has accepted a scholarship to attend Coffeyville Community College, Coffeyville, Kan. Kaylee will study agriculture and participate in the nationally respected and competitive livestock judging team. The Livestock Judging team competes year round against colleges throughout the midwest and western states. The team is coached by Brian Anderson and Cary Crow...
Kinser awarded scholarship (05/19/09)
Linda Kinser recently was awarded a $1500 scholarship to continue her education at St. Mary of the Wood. She is a teaching assistant at Forest Park Elementary, and pursuing her degree in Elementary Education. She was awarded the scholarship at the Alpha Delta Kappa's state convention on April 25...
Knights and Eels compete at girls track and field sectional (05/19/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The news was mostly good coming from Terre Haute North High School at the girls' track and field sectional. The Knights finished in a tie for third with Linton-Stockton and sent a number of athletes on to regional competition. Clay City freshman Carmela Roeschlein will also move on, qualifying in both the 800 and 1,600-meter events...
Knights score win over Eels at Forest Park (05/19/09)
Staff Report The Northview golf team continued a busy week on Tuesday by taking a 161 to 174 decision against visiting Clay City at Forest Park Golf Course. Jacob Musgrave earned low medalist honors by carding a 38 to lead the Knights followed by a balanced effort from his teammates...
Knights claim conference title with upset over No. 2 Mustangs (05/19/09)
By CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter Northview softball captured the Western Indiana Conference title Tuesday night with a 2-1 upset victory over previously undefeated Edgewood, Class-3A's No. 2 ranked team. The Knights were led by a masterful performance by Shelby Colson. ...
Lula Mae Harris (05/19/09)
Lula Mae Harris, 91, Brazil, died May 18, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born March 2, 1918, in Sedel, Ill., the daughter of James Stump and Mildred Head Stump. She attended school in Terre Haute and had a close relationship with her grandmother...
Eva Mae Silver Brassard Selby (05/19/09)
Eva Mae Silver Brassard Selby, 84, Brazil, died May 17, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born May 7, 1925, in Vincennes, to Paul and Thelma Silvers. She worked for more than 10 years at the tape plant at CBS in Terre Haute. She attended the Community Missionary Church. In her later years, she enjoyed being a homemaker, watching her "stories," and spending time with family...
CHRISTOPHER JAMES MODESITT (05/19/09)
Amber and TJ Modesitt would like to announce the birth of their son, Christopher James Modesitt. Christopher was born on April 28, 2009, at 5:25 a.m. He was 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and 19 inches long.
ETHAN CHRISTOPHER GREGORY SCHOPMEYER (05/19/09)
Ryan and Stephanie Schopmeyer are proud to announce the birth of their son, Ethan Christopher Gregory Schopmeyer. Ethan was born on April 22, 2009. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and 19.5 inches long. He was welcomed home by sister, Addie Schopmeyer...
MR. AND MRS. GARY COLLINS (05/19/09)
Gary and Joanne Collins will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a private dinner with family and close friends. The Collins were married on June 6, 1959, by the Reverend John Flockhart, at the home of Gary's parents. Joanne is retired as Director of Education from ResCare Residential Program and serves as an educational consultant...
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Mager (05/19/09)
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Mager, Rosedale, will be celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary Sunday, May 24, 2009, from 3-6 p.m., with an open house at their home given by their children and family at 4589 E Rosedale Road, Rosedale. Jamie and Greg were married on May 19, 1984, in the Bridgeton United Methodist Church...
PUBLIC RECORD 5-20-09 (05/19/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse May 18-19: Clay Superior Court -- Civil American Acceptance Company Vs. Carl M. Hedden Jr.: Civil Collections North Star Capital Acquisition Vs. Wayne W. Hoffman: Civil Collections...

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