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Stories from Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Arson damaged more than just a church (08/11/09)
The extensive damage done by an arson fire to the Poland Historic Chapel is in the process of being repaired, but the wounds to some in the community run deep. "A little part of me died when I heard about the fire," Lifelong Poland resident Betty Herbert, 88, told The Brazil Times during a recent clean-up day at the church. "I attended Sunday School here in the late 1920s before they closed the Presbyterian Church in 1929. This has hurt me so badly, and many people in the community too."...
And the bid goes to ... (08/11/09)
Bid openings for the renovations of East Side, Meridian and Staunton elementary schools (bid package 3) as well the Jackson Township Elementary School sewer line (bid package 2) were conducted in the cafeteria at East Side, Tuesday. Skillman Corporation Construction Management conducted the openings and the results will be tabulated and presented to the school board for approval during a special meeting on Aug. 27. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Two arrested for alleged battery, confinement (08/11/09)
A couple recently appeared in court on allegations of battery and criminal confinement stemming from a domestic dispute on July 21. According to documents at the Clay County Courthouse, Clay Superior Court issued arrest warrants for Nicole Frasco, 25, Jasonville, and Dustin Watts, 28, Coalmont, on Aug. 5 after a review of case details by the Clay County Prosecutor's Office...
Hayes, Blue Devils sweep competition (08/11/09)
Daniel Hayes, a 2007 Northview High School graduate, joined up with the Concord Blue Devils this year after spending one season with the Cadets. The move paid off for Hayes as the Blue Devils were recently named Drum Corps International 2009 World Class World Champions...
Mr. and Mrs. Jason Evans (08/11/09)
Jennifer Martin and Jason Evans would like to announce their marriage on July 22, 2009, at 4:30 p.m., at the Harmony United Methodist Church, Harmony. Robert Kumpf officiated. Jennifer is the daughter of Les and Barbara Martin, Crawfordsville. She is a 1993 graduate of Southmont High School, New Market. She is employed at Kroger...
Moore's Dance Company Competes at Branson, Mo. (08/11/09)
Moore's Dance Company competed at Dance USA Nationals June 15, in Branson, Mo. Allison Marshall and Madison Russell received Gold in fifth top Duet/Trio Junior Division. Also, High Silver in Lyrical. Kaya Daub and Rebecca Depasse received Gold in Tap placing third place top Petite Duet/Trio. ...
Annual Meeting Planned (08/11/09)
The Union Cemetery Corporation will have its annual meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at 7 p.m., at Union United Methodist Church. The church is located south of Brazil on Airport Road (CR 600 N).
Reunions (08/11/09)
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2008 Associate Member Winner's on Display (08/11/09)
Debborah Ann Anderson, Carbon, wood inlaid art work will be featured during the month of August at the Art Gallery. She won "Best of Show" last year and the right to have a one person show. Using various woods, variety of grain design and color, her art work comes alive. ...
Van Buren class of 1947 (08/11/09)
The Van Buren class of 1947 held their 62nd class reunion on Saturday, Aug. 1, at the American Legion. Twelve of the original 32 members were present, including: (front row) Thelma Milner Thomas, Bill Portamont, Marietta Thompson Slack, Ernie Egloff, Nancy Foxworthy Short, (back row) Margie Salitros Hood, Janice Parr Gooch, Joan Dalton Rightsell, Rose Mary Reberger Price, Dick Penman, Richard Wells and Jim Hood...
American Aikido Institute hosts seminar (08/11/09)
The American Aikido Institute of Brazil hosted a seminar July 31-Aug. 2, taught by Haruo Matsuoka Sensei. During the seminar Matsuoka Sensei shared many concepts dealing with total body movement and the interaction between attacker and defender. Attending were (front row) Jesse Lawson, Josh Gregg, Linsday Frye and Yev Gray, (back row) Alex Svenson, Scott Reynolds, Haruo Matsuoka Sensei, Garry Howard, John Reich, Michael Howard and Justen Gibbens...
CLUB NEWS (08/11/09)
Delta Theta Tau Delta Theta Tau Sorority National Convention was held July 8-12, at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa Hotel in Costa Mesa, Cal. Carmen Lee, Zeta Epsilon Chapter, Ventura, Cal., served as coordinator for the convention that had a "Rockin' Thru the Ages" theme...
Knights fire best score of young season (08/11/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- The Washington Hatchets are finding themselves right at home on the road in Terre Haute. The Hatchets won their second tourney in just three days in the city, shooting a 337 to win their third tournament title of the early season. The Hatchets won the Terre Haute North tournament on Saturday and followed that up on Tuesday, edging the Patriots at Rea Park by 13 shots...
Northview tennis team eyeing fourth consecutive sectional title (08/11/09)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter Despite key losses from last year's squad, the Northview boys' tennis team seems poised to make a legitimate run toward a fourth-consecutive sectional title. The Knights began official practices last Monday. Head Coach Mark Orr said his players also attended a two-week camp earlier this summer and have been working out individually. Orr says he has noticed considerable improvement in his team's play in a very short time...
Derek Alan Nevins (08/11/09)
Derek Alan Nevins, 31, Brazil, passed away at Wishard Hospital, Indianapolis, due to injuries sustained in a vehicle accident. He was born July 26, 1978, to David and Vicki Nevins. Derek attended Northview High School. Derek had been working for Timberland Wood Components in Brazil. He had also worked for Graversons Construction and Bob Nevins Construction. He enjoyed fishing, camping, racing, woodworking and spending time with friends and family...
John Alan Somers (08/11/09)
John Alan Somers, 60, passed away Aug. 5, 2009, at 3:46 p.m., at his residence in Carbon. He was born to John Andrew Somers and Beulah Hamblen Somers on Jan. 3, 1949, in Sacramento, Calif. He retired from A.E.T. after 30 years of service. He was a loving father, avid hunter, fisherman and he loved the outdoors...
Samantha French and Larry Marqua (08/11/09)
Samantha French and Larry Marqua are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday Aug. 15, 2009, at 5 p.m., during a private ceremony. Samantha is the daughter of Pat and Leo French, Brazil. She is a 2001 home school graduate and is employed at Morris Manufacturing...
Traci Brown and Matthew Hoskins (08/11/09)
Traci Brown and Matthew Hoskins are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, at 5:30 p.m., at the Carbon Baptist Church. Traci is the daughter of Mike Brown and Rhonda Brown. She is a graduate of Northview High School and USI. She is a dental hygienist at Dr. R.L. Dennany III in Brazil...
PUBLIC RECORD 8-12-09 (08/11/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 7-11: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Med-1 Solutions, LLC Vs. Carol McCullough: Civil Collections Mangal S. Kalsi Vs. Stacy R. Kalsi: Domestic Relations Midland Funding, LLC Vs. Michael S. Morris: Civil Collections...
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