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Stories from Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Family donates restoration funds in honor of father (08/18/09)
The children of a local World War II veteran wants to help save a part of Clay County's history in remembrance of their father. Although their brother Mark Buchholz was unable to get off work, Steve E. Buchholz, Nancy Latham and Susan "Susie" Ankrom stopped by the Clay County Courthouse on Monday to present a $1,200 check to Clay County Commissioners Charlie Brown and Paul Sinders for the restoration of the cannons on the courthouse lawn...
Board member still questioning project details (08/18/09)
A member of the Clay Community School Board of Trustees ongoing inability to review previous minutes has resulted in additional costs related to the building renovation project. A 5-1 vote during the Nov. 13, 2008 meeting, in which Dottie King was not in attendance, continues to be questioned by board member Forrest Buell...
Donations! (08/18/09)
Brazil Walmart Store Manager Jeremy O'Leary (right) hands Brazil Fire Department Chief Jim Smith a grant check for $1,000. Also on hand for the presentation was Walmart representative Curtis Smith. Jason Moon Photo. --- Brazil Walmart Store Manager Jeremy O'Leary hands YMCA of Clay County Executive Director Chad Zaucha a grant check worth $1,000. Also on hand for the presentation was Walmart representative Curtis Smith. Jason Moon Photo...
United Way Fall Campaign kickoff set for Sept. 4 (08/18/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The 2009 United Way of the Wabash Valley Fall Campaign will officially start at its campaign kickoff from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 4, at the Clabber Girl Festival Marketplace. The event will include free food and entertainment for all including free hot dogs, chips, cookies and Pepsi as well as live music by Don Morris...
Reunions (08/18/09)
Reunions Members of Brazil High School Class of 1979 are invited to a get-together the evening of Aug. 22, at the Alabama Bar and Grill. A member of 4 Days in Space Band, Jim Marks, is a 1979 graduate. Call the Alabama at 446-7114 to reserve a table and/or band time...
Brazil Grad leaves mark in Attica (08/18/09)
Submitted Following a 39-year career at Attica High School, Attica, Roy Jones is retiring after serving as principal for the past 30 years. Students and faculty put on a weeklong celebration during the last week of school this Spring demonstrating their strong feelings for Jones. ...
College News (08/18/09)
Ten students from Clay County were among the 1,445 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies Aug. 8, at Indiana Wesleyan University's main campus in Marion. Brazil: LeeAnn Hamblen, Associate of Science Business; Lori Horrall, Master of Science Management; Traci Miller, Master of Education; Robert Solomon, Master of Business Administration Applied Management,...
Northview netters tame Tiger Cubs (08/18/09)
By DAN SHELTON For the Brazil Times GREENCASLTE -- If Tuesday night's showing was any indication of what the Northview volleyball season is going to be like, it's going to be a good year. From start to finish, the Knights played with an intensity that Greencastle could not match and swept the Tiger Cubs in three sets...
Braves too much for Knights at Rea Park (08/18/09)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter TERRE HAUTE -- After getting off to a hot start in 2009, the Northview girls golf team took a step back Tuesday, falling hard at Terre Haute South by a 164-193 margin. Top scorers for Northview were Olivia Oehler and Many Thomlinson both shooting 47's, while Hayley Miller was right behind with a score of 48. ...
Knights fall in boys soccer opener (08/18/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview Knights got a rather rude introduction to Terre Haute North freshman Jacob Parham in both team's season opener on Tuesday evening. Parham used his quickness to get free early to score off a crossing shot that trickled off Northview keeper Robert Joslyn's hands for the opening score just 4:18 into the game...
IU football facilities looking better (08/18/09)
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer BLOOMINGTON -- Indiana coach Bill Lynch is glad that the school known for its basketball success splurged on the football program. The $25 million Memorial Stadium North End Zone project is near completion, and its facilities are in use...
What retirement? Favre back with Vikings (08/18/09)
By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Sports Writer EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Brett Favre's latest retirement lasted all of three weeks. The three-time MVP has done an about-face for the second time in as many years and will play for the Vikings this season. "I felt I did everything I possibly could do to get where I need to be," Favre said Tuesday. "You're 39, your arm may not feel like it did at 21. But the pieces are in place that you don't have to do that much and I agree with that...
Colts' Bullitt could be in line for big season (08/18/09)
By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer TERRE HAUTE -- Colts safety Melvin Bullitt is speeding up the charts. The man who came to training camp in 2007 as an undrafted free agent now finds himself working with Indianapolis' starting defense -- at least until Bob Sanders returns...
Marian L. Chavis (08/18/09)
Marian L. Chavis, 89, Brazil, died Aug. 17, 2009, at 2 p.m., at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She was born Nov. 19, 1919, in Clay County, the daughter of Harry and Emma Altman Archer. She graduated from Van Buren High School. On May 1, 1940, she married Harvey H. Chavis. Harvey passed away in August 1970...
Macie Dawn Pieske (08/18/09)
Mattison and Landon Pieske are proud to announce the birth of their sister, Macie Dawn Pieske. Macie was born on June 22, 2009, at 12:11 p.m., at Union Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Proud parents are Matthew Pieske and Stacie Rose...
Christopher James 'CJ' Allen Garvin (08/18/09)
Nicolas Andrew Garvin and Danielle Renee Crowe would like to announce the birth of their son, Christopher James 'CJ' Allen Garvin. CJ was born on July 21, 2009, at 10:09 a.m., at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 22 inches long...
Macalister James Sheese (08/18/09)
Zacree and Autumn Sheese, Indianapolis, would like to announce the birth of their son, Macalister James Sheese. Macalister was born on July 21, 2009, at 11:14 a.m., at St. Francis Hospital, Indianapolis. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21 inches long...
Brody Thomas Cain (08/18/09)
Greg and Melissa Cain, New Palestine, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Brody Thomas Cain. Brody was born on July 10, 2009, at 7:26 a.m., at Hancock Regional Hospital, Greenfield. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Jane Penman, Indianapolis, and Steve Penman, Brazil...
Aubrie Rose McKenzie (08/18/09)
Bruce and Brandi McKenzie would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Aubrie Rose McKenzie. Aubrie was born on June 20, 2009. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 22 inches long. The family is stationed in Silverdale, WA, at the United States Naval Base until 2012...
Elias Philip Jones (08/18/09)
BJ and Chcarra Jones would like to announce birth of their son, Elias Philip Jones. Elias was born on June 24, 2009. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. The family is stationed at Incirlik Air Force Base in Adana, Turkey, until Dec. 2010...
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Reberger (08/18/09)
Tom and Lynne Reberger, Brazil, will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sunday, Aug. 23, from 3-5 p.m., at the McKinley Hill Church of Christ, east of Great Dane on US 40. They were married on Aug. 23, 1969, in Lena...
Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Campbell (08/18/09)
Marvin and Madonna Campbell, Brazil, will be celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 21, 1954, at Bowling Green United Methodist Church. Madonna is the former Miss Royer. Marvin and Madonna owned and operated Campbell's Roofing and Siding for close to 50 years, building many new homes in the area. They have been longtime members of the World Gospel Church, Terre Haute...
PUBLIC RECORD 8-19-09 (08/18/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 17-18: Clay Superior Court -- Civil American Acceptance Company, LLC Vs. Stephen L. Ardell: Civil Collections North Star Capital Acquisition, LLC Vs. Matthew Corey: Civil Collections...
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