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Stories from Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Hall memorial placed (07/15/09)
After months of collecting donations, the Charles B. Hall Memorial Foundation saw its efforts come to fruition Wednesday as a monument dedicated to the former Brazil resident was placed in front of City Hall. For more than a year, the foundation has been collecting donations for the monument, which is approximately the same size as the McNutt Fountain, also sitting in front of City Hall...
City council finalizes old business (07/15/09)
The Common Council of the City of Brazil spent the bulk of Tuesday's meeting tying up some loose ends. Following a public hearing in which no comments or questions were made, the council unanimously approved the reestablishment of the Cumulative Capital Development (CCD) Fund tax rate to 0.05 cents per $100 of a property's assessed value...
No rust on 4-H bike rodeo (07/15/09)
Not even rain could stop 4-H Fair coordinators from putting on the 2009 Bicycle Show. The event was originally scheduled to take place in the parking lot at the Clay County Justice Center. However, weather conditions forced coordinators to move the event to the fairgrounds...
Tip leads to arrest for drugs, neglect (07/15/09)
A tip from a concerned neighbor led to a Brazil resident facing allegations of child neglect. According to Brazil Police Chief Dave Archer, authorities were notified late Saturday evening three juvenile children (all under the age of 10) were left at home alone in a local government housing project without adult supervision...
Donation! (07/15/09)
The Delta Theta Tau Sorority recently donated $500 for the purchase of picnic tables to the Brazil City Parks Board. Those attending the awarding of the check (front, from left) Sorority President Linda Sheese, Parks Board President Ruth Ann Jeffries, (middle) Michelle Bell, Carolyn McCullough, Janice Modesitt, and (back) Supt. ...
'Take 5' Friday night (07/15/09)
"Take 5," a high energy, action-packed evening for children will take place Friday. Activities will include gym games and air tramp and pool, air hockey and foosball in the game room. Prize games in age group are the baseball and ring (soda) toss. Team games will be the Tug-o-War and relay race...
All-Star game caps prep career for graduates (07/15/09)
Clay City alums, (from left) Kyler Rhodes, Will Kennedy and Ryne Hayes capped their high school baseball careers by competing in the East - West All-Star game held at Blackford High School in Hartford City on June 26. The trio was nominated by their high school coach, Ryan Swearingen and then selected by a committee of coaches, scouts and officials. All four classes of baseball were represented with the former Eels' West squad winning a come-from-behind thriller, 9-8. Submitted Photo...
Mary Kathryn "Kate" Bryant (07/15/09)
Mary Kathryn "Kate" Bryant, 93, Bowling Green, died July 15, 2009, at 3:05 a.m., at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Kate was born July 11, 1916, in Vigo County, the daughter of Sherman Stephens and Mary Ethel Clark Stephens. She graduated from Bowling Green High School. She married Raymond "Bill" Bryant and he preceded her in death in 1973...
PUBLIC RECORD 7-16-09 (07/15/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse July 10-15: Clay Superior Court -- Civil FIA Card Services Vs. Robert H. Martin Jr.: Civil Collections FIA Card Services Vs. Lindsey Yeryar: Civil Collections...
Brazil Buzz (07/15/09)
I wish that Mother Nature would turn the faucet off for a while. It feels like I am living in a tropical rain forest. At, times there is such a thing as too much green, especially when it rains. The atmospheric conditions become oppressive to the spirit and senses...
Harmony Happenings (07/15/09)
It is good to be back! The RADA knife order has arrived. Those who purchased knives from me should receive them soon. I had surgery in Jasper, on the June 29 that still has me moving a little slow but doing much better. The orthopedic surgeon removed a big ole' ugly from the front of my leg. ...

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