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Stories from Monday, July 6, 2009

Commissioners discuss littering ordinance (07/06/09)
Litterbugs may want to think twice before tossing trash along Clay County roadways The Clay County Commissioners discussed during Monday's meeting about potentially drafting an ordinance setting fines for individuals caught littering. Commissioners' President Charlie Brown said the Clay-Owen-Vigo Solid Waste Management District has offered funding to place billboards up about littering, but feels roads signs may be a better option...
LEAAP Center reflects on success (07/06/09)
Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center believes everyone can learn. "We can teach anyone," Coordinator Mary Yelton said. "Even if they're over 100." The center provides Adult Basic Education (ABE)/ General Educational Development (GED) and high school classes for parents, quality early childhood education for children ages 6 weeks to 5, interactive literacy activities for the families and parent education...
Concert Band set for Sunday concert (07/06/09)
The Brazil Concert Band, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will present "A Concert Kaleidoscope," Sunday, July 12, at 8 p.m., at Forest Park rain or shine. The program by the Sudler award-winning band will include "An Irish Rhapsody," and "Themes From Offenbach," both arranged by Johnson, "Instant Concert," by Walters, "My Fair Lady," arranged by Bennett, "Guys and Dolls," arranged by Loesser, and "Melodic Caravan," by Yoder...
Donation! (07/06/09)
St. Vincent Clay Hospital and the Clay County Health Department recently were on hand at First Christian Church to receive fleece blankets that were made by the First Christian Church Vacation Bible School children. The fleece blankets were given to use with pediatric patients...
Right to Life meeting scheduled (07/06/09)
The Clay County Friends of the Wabash Valley Right to Life will have an organizational meeting for the newly formed group, Tuesday, at 6:30 p.m., in the meeting room of the Brazil Public Library. All are welcome to attend the meeting.
Book sale set (07/06/09)
Get summer reading material at a book sale at the "Friends Book Store," July 9-11, at the garage across the street from the library. The sale will run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., each day.
Grand Prize winner announced (07/06/09)
Brazil resident Mark Buckingham was the Grand Prize raffle winner at the 2009 Brazil Rotary Club Fourth of July celebration. The drawing took place late Sunday evening. Buckingham won $10,000. Buckingham was not present at the time of the drawing but was notified of the win...
Events, announcements (07/06/09)
Times Staff Report The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times: Salute The Brazil Times is continuing A Salute to Soldiers. We are currently looking for more veterans to honor for their past service. To honor any soldiers, stop by our office Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Include a photograph and a brief description of service...

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