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Stories from Monday, August 3, 2009

Trustee hopes to make cemetery visible (08/03/09)
Troubled by the lack of visibility at a local cemetery, a Clay County Township Trustee is hoping to spark action that creates a more respectful remembrance of fallen citizens. Paul Hackett, Van Buren Township Trustee, is hoping to be in the remodeling process of Girton Cemetery, located off Knightsville Road...
'Take 5' set for Friday (08/03/09)
"Take 5," a high-energy action packed evening for children and teams 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 groups will be the wheelchair time trial and the Frisbee throw...
Commissioners pass littering ordinance (08/03/09)
There will be a heavy price to pay for those caught littering in Clay County. During Monday's meeting of the Clay County Commissioners, an ordinance was passed on the first reading, with suspended rules, prohibiting littering. "Unfortunately, there are some people who do not care," Commissioner Paul Sinders said. "We needed to come up with something which would encourage them to take responsibility and help deter littering throughout the county."...
Prayer event scheduled (08/03/09)
Otter Creek Christian Church will conduct a men's prayer breakfast Saturday, at 8 a.m. The church is located at 6299 N. Crow St., Brazil. For more information, call 446-4007.
Free swimming event at park (08/03/09)
Christmas In The Park will sponsor a free swimming event from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, at Forest Park. The event is open to anyone in the community. Free soft drinks and popcorn will be available. In case of rain, the event will be moved to Thursday.
Knights place fifth at invitational (08/03/09)
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Northview High School girls' golf squad officially opened the season Monday in the Brebeuf Invitational at the Woodwind Golf Course. The Knights shot a 431 to finish fifth overall. Carmel won the invitational with a score of 322...
Softball signups (08/03/09)
The Clay County Girls' Softball League will conduct signups for its fall league every Thursday in August from 6-7:30 p.m., at the ball field. Signups will be for players ages 4-18. The last day to signup will be Aug. 30. The league will run from the second week of September to the second week of October...
Wayne arrives at camp in style (08/03/09)
When Edgerrin James played for the Indianapolis Colts, he was famously known for making grand entrances at the annual training camp, which has taken place at the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology for several years. For example, one year, James arrived at training camp via taxi service out of Indianapolis...
Manning adjusting to life without Harrison (08/03/09)
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) -- Peyton Manning was back on the practice field Monday. His longtime sidekick, Marvin Harrison, was nowhere near Colts' camp. Or the NFL. For the first time in Manning's 12 NFL seasons, he is starting camp without his right-hand man, a salary-cap casualty...
Hamlin wins at Pocono (08/03/09)
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- Denny Hamlin has ended a 50-race winless skid by holding off Juan Pablo Montoya over the final thrilling laps to win at Pocono Raceway. Hamlin again made Pocono his personal playground, winning on Monday for the third time in eight career starts. He's had three other top 10s on the triangle track...
Vivian Juanita McMaster (08/03/09)
Vivian Juanita McMaster, born to Nola Ardelphia VanDeusen Mondier and Henry Herbert Mondier, Sept. 3, 1918, in Collinsville, Okla., went home to her Lord and Savior July 31, 2009, while visiting her son in Brazil. Her recent residence was Atlanta, Ga...
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