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Stories from Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Homemade with a twist (07/08/09)
While soaking up the sun this summer, take a break, drive to Clay City and experience a new spin on some homemade food. The Mayberry Malt and Coffee Shoppe recently opened its doors. Located one block west of Main Street, directly behind the Clay City Pharmacy, and across the street from the town hall...
'Bouquet of Stars' features recent graduate (07/08/09)
The "A Bouquet of Stars" Songs for a Summer Evening, will feature Elizabeth Maurey, a soprano, singing songs and arias in English, German, and French. She will be accompanied by her father Ronald Maurey on the piano, John Walker on the clarinet, and Pete Walker on the oboe...
Report outlines quality of city's drinking water (07/08/09)
The City of Brazil is letting customers know about the quality of their water. The Brazil City Water Works Department recently released its 2009 Consumer Confidence Report, which outlines the quality and contaminant levels in the city's drinking water supply...
Grand prize comes at perfect time for local man (07/08/09)
For Mark Buckingham, this $10,000 gift could not have come at a better time. Buckingham won the 2009 Brazil Rotary Fourth of July Celebration grand prize this past weekend and received the $10,000 Wednesday at the organization's weekly meeting. "This will come in handy," Buckingham said...
Charitable donations (07/08/09)
Representatives of the Brazilian Lanes Tuesday Night Church Bowling League recently donated $350 to three different area charities. On hand for the donations included (from left) League President Jeff Bridgewater, League Secretary David Brinson, Walnut Theater Free Family Film Festival representative Gayla Thiemann, Shop With A Cop representative Brazil Police Chief Dave Archer, and House of Hope representatives Ken Williams and Pete Latrenta. Jason Moon Photo...
Continuance granted for alleged drug dealer (07/08/09)
GREENCASTLE -- A change of plea hearing for a Stilesville man accused of dealing the prescription painkiller OxyContin has been continued. Timothy Calvert, 48, was slated to appear in court Thursday to enter pleas on charges of class B felony dealing in schedule II controlled substance and class D felony possession of a controlled substance...
CLUB NEWS (07/08/09)
Washington Township Circle Club The Washington Township Circle Club met on June 14, at 12:30 p.m., at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Wilma Rich, a member, was a patient there and we were asked to come for lunch, in one of the private dining rooms. A delicious meal was served to us...
Covered Bridge Art Association's Associate Members Show (07/08/09)
Clay County artists received almost half of the awards at the Show. It was one of the finest ever offered. These members reside in Indiana and Illinois and the talent is exceptional! The show was judged by Steve Letsinger, the art curator at Rose Hulman. There will also be a "popular award" given at the end of the Show voted by those visiting the Gallery...
CYL 10-year old All-Stars begin Cal Ripken Regional (07/08/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Cal Ripken Southwest 10-and-11-year old regional state tourney begins this evening at Forest Park as the Clay Youth League 10-year-old squad continues its postseason trek. As hosts of the regional, the CYL squad had an automatic spot in the tourney, however, the CYL 10's claimed a district championship on Monday evening, defeating Riley Smodilia, 3-2...
John R. Rogers Sr. (07/08/09)
John R. Rogers Sr., 72, Danville, Ill., passed away at 8:15 a.m., July 2, 2009, at the Danville V.A. Hospital. He was born in Clay County, March 14, 1937, the son of Raymond and Mary (Williams) Rogers. They preceded him in death as well as six brothers, three sisters and two brothers-in-law...
Connie Diana Schopmeyer Black (07/08/09)
A memorial service for Connie Diane Schopmeyer will take place Saturday, July 11, at 2:30 p.m., at the Center Point United Methodist Church Family Life Center. Rev. Myron James will officiate. Connie was born July 6, 1960, to Michael and Suellen Schopmeyer...
Steven D. Snow (07/08/09)
Steven D. Snow, 53, Knightsville, died July 8, 2009, at 4:25 a.m., at his residence following a battle with cancer. He was born in Clay County, the son of Victor Snow and V. June Miller Snow. He graduated from Brazil High School. He worked as a welder for Great Dane for 31 years, retiring Oct. 3, 2007, due to health reasons...
PUBLIC RECORD 7-9-09 (07/08/09)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during July 3-7. Awaiting Arraignment Leasure, Leslie A., 46 Kline, Daniel H., 39 Wineinger, Mary Anne, 66 George Jr., Donald R., 37 Pollett, Harold Broc, 34...
Brazil Buzz (07/08/09)
Oh no, do not let the rain come down. Folks are celebrating Independence Day all around town. My canine NBF, Ms. Tootie Mae and I can hear firecrackers nearby. No doubt, the supply on hand is low by now. The celebration started in mid-June, hereabouts. Personally, I do not purchase fireworks. I watch the evening sky -a cheaper option and a thrill...
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