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Stories from Friday, June 26, 2009

Dedicated to serve (06/26/09)
For 54 years, Marvin Waldbieser has participated in the Center Point Volunteer Fire Department's annual fish fry fundraiser. "It's a community event. Everyone gets involved," Waldbieser told The Brazil Times recently about the event that has turned into a homecoming celebration. "People from all around come back to see each other. It's like a reunion."...
Success surrounded Van Buren Elem. school year (06/26/09)
The goal at Van Buren Elementary is to make learning fun. "It was really a fun year," Principal Gail Williams said. "We did a lot of fun things with the kids." VBE has made Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) for six out of the last seven years and the last four consecutive years...
Motorcycle/semi accident ends with minor injuries (06/26/09)
A motorcyclist avoided serious injury Friday morning on United States 40. Just before 9 a.m., county emergency officials were dispatched to the intersection of Harrison Street and U.S. 40 Friday morning after a motorcycle collided with a semi-truck...
Lunsford named Chairman (06/26/09)
St. Vincent Clay Hospital recently announced local resident and businesswoman Lynsey Lunsford was named Chairman of the St. Vincent Clay Hospital Board of Directors. Lunsford has served as a member of the board of directors since 2005. As Chairman of the Board, Lunsford will lead and oversee the board of directors, in conjunction with the hospital administrator, to develop the strategic plan, objectives and priorities of the hospital...
Coming up! (06/26/09)
The following is a list of upcoming weekend events as provided to The Brazil Times: The Center Point Volunteer Fire Department will conduct a Fish Fry today. The event is the fire department's main revenue for the year to keep operations going. The meal will consist of fried fish, baked beans, cole slaw, green beans or applesauce, tea or coffee...
Funeral home pays tribute to fallen stars (06/26/09)
French Funeral Home Director Nick French informed The Brazil Times Friday morning the funeral home had set up a memorial pages for Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson, all of whom died this week. According to the funeral home's main website page, "Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson, in their own ways, have left their mark on the entertainment industry and on the hearts of us all. ...
CHURCH NEWS (06/26/09)
Carbon United Methodist Church Last Sunday was Father's Day. For some reason, probably because fathers are less vocal than mothers, we usually don't make as big a deal out of Father's Day as we do Mother's Day ... but it takes both a mother and a father to raise a family. At least, that is the way God planned it...
Who will win? (06/26/09)
An annual athletic event will celebrate a milestone achievement beginning today. The 10th annual Brazil Open will take place today and Sunday at Forest Park, 1018 John Steele Dr. Tee times begin at 7:45 a.m., today and conclude around 6:30 p.m. Sunday...
Pacers' Bird sees himself in Tyler Hansbrough (06/26/09)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Tyler Hansbrough's path to the NBA looks familiar to Pacers president Larry Bird. The 6-foot-9 forwards from small towns both could have left school early, but they stayed for their senior seasons and played for national titles. Both built reputations for being tireless workers, and both heard from doubters who said they weren't athletic enough to make it in the NBA...
Soto homer lifts Cubs over White Sox (06/26/09)
CHICAGO (AP) -- Lou Piniella lost his patience after Milton Bradley lost his cool. The Chicago Cubs still won, and they can thank Geovany Soto, of all people, for that. At the center of controversy the previous day, Soto delivered the tie-breaking three-run homer to help the Cubs beat the White Sox 5-4 on Friday at U.S. Cellular Field...
Theodore F. Harrington (06/26/09)
Theodore F. Harrington, 50, Portland, Ind., passed away Friday evening at his residence. He was born in Linton, Dec. 13, 1958, the son of Leslie and Betty (Simmons) Harrington. He graduated from Brazil High School in 1977 and worked as a mechanic most of his life...
PUBLIC RECORD 6-27-09 (06/26/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse June 25-26: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. John F. McWilliams and Patty McWilliams: Civil Collections Wells Fargo Bank Vs. Billy J. Haviland: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Staunton Scene (06/26/09)
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. Children's Church and Wee Worship begin at 10:30 a.m., in the Educational Building. The annual congregational meeting will follow morning worship service this Sunday...
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