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Stories from Friday, May 29, 2009

Three juveniles reported missing found in early-morning hours (05/29/09)
Law enforcement officers were busy looking for three reported missing juveniles the first evening after school let out Thursday and into early Friday morning. According to BCPD Sgt. Dennis Archer, certain details of the investigation will not be released due to the ongoing investigation and to protect the identity of the three females involved...
Moving toward the future (05/29/09)
Northview High School Valedictorian Kylee Thacker (left) and Salutatorian Devin Ahern spoke to classmates and those in attendance at the graduation commencement Friday about succeeding in life and taking chances that wouldn't normally be taken. Thacker will be attending Indiana State University (ISU) in the fall and Ahern will be attending Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)...
City receives stabilization grant funding (05/29/09)
The City of Brazil now has the funding to rehabilitate some homes in the area. City Planning Administrator Stacy Gibbens said she received word Thursday a grant application for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) has been approved. "The city is receiving $1,435,350 from the grant through the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA)," Gibbens said. "It is about half of what the city had requested so we will have to review the area to best utilize the funding."...
Boil order lifted (05/29/09)
Water is ready to come straight from the tap. According to a press release sent out by the City of Brazil, the boil order for water customers in Brazil, Carbon, Center Point, Harmony and Knightsville was lifted approximately 2:30 p.m., Friday. Brazil water utility customers were temporarily without water late Monday and into early Tuesday after an 18-inch water main broke about a half-mile of the well fields in Putnam County. ...
Putnam Co. man arrested with gun on playground (05/29/09)
A Putnam County man was recently arrested for possession of a firearm in a local school playground. According to Brazil City Police Department Sgt. Dennis Archer, Robert Price II, 30, was taken into custody while officers were investigating a fight on the Meridian Elementary School playground shortly after midnight Wednesday...
Arts in the Park Festival (05/29/09)
SPENCER -- The Friends of McCormick's Creek State Park are inviting all to attend its fourth Arts in the Park Festival, June 26-28. The event showcases regional artists and musicians. Arts in the Park is made possible in support from the Bloomington Area Arts Council, the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts...
Terre Haute Community Band to open season (05/29/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- Romance will be in the air when the Terre Haute Community Band opens its 2009 season Saturday, June 6, at Fairbanks Park. The first concert, which will focus on love and torch songs from composers such as Ludwig von Beethoven, George Gershwin and P.D.Q. Bach, will begin at 8 p.m...
Cotrell gets three life sentences (05/29/09)
NOBLESVILLE (AP) -- A Parke County man who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his wife and two stepdaughters has been sentenced to three consecutive life sentences without parole. During Friday's sentencing, Hamilton Superior Court Judge William J. Hughes called Chad Cottrell "the worst of the worst" as the relatives of his victims wept in court...
CHURCH NEWS (05/29/09)
Harmony United Methodist Church Seems to me like the world is becoming more and more full of "second-guessers." You know what I'm talking about, "Well, they should have done it this way or that way!" It's easy to find fault after the fact. That's true even about your own decisions of the past. ...
Honor Roll (05/29/09)
EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL First Grade All A's Austin Archer, Jonathan Bradford, Matthew Butts, Chad McCullough, Shaunna McIntire, Hannah Michael, Griffien Stewart, Kaileb White All A's and B's Ricky Atkinson, Erick Barnett, Larry Bass, Kristan Cunningham, Kameran Gaskill, Carson Gettle, Ashton Hayes, Kaitlin Kennedy, Bailey Lewicki, Mark Paullus, Sage Sampson, William Slajs, Samantha Weber, Logan Weis, Ashley Wright...
Boys' track season concludes for county athletes (05/29/09)
Times Staff Report EVANSVILLE -- The boys' track and field season concluded for Clay County athletes on Thursday evening. The top-three individuals in each event advanced to the IHSAA State Finals. Northview's Conor Strain ran the best time of his season in the 3,200 meters, cutting nearly 50 seconds off his seeded time and topped his conference winning time by nine seconds. The Knights' junior crossed the finish line in 10:01.79 to finish one spot out of a state finals berth...
Shoemaker excels on the diamond and in the classroom (05/29/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor One of the most difficult transitions from high school to college is being able to balance the hectic schedule of course loads as well as potentially a job and trying to maintain any semblance of a social life. If you add in to the mix, being a Division I college athlete and all that entails with practice time and traveling to meets and games, well you certainly have to be a master at time management...
PUBLIC RECORD 5-30-09 (05/29/09)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during May 26-28. Awaiting Arraignment Gurcheik III, Bartholomew J., 19 Price II, Robert, 30 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Lange, Thomas R., 42 Orman, Troy Dean, 38...
Staunton Scene (05/29/09)
Here's your weekly reminder that the Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department Jonah Fish Fry is next Saturday June 6, from 3-8 p.m., at Staunton Elementary School. Be sure to remember to support this wonderful event. 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...
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