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Stories from Friday, August 28, 2009

Brazil experiencing vandalism spree (08/28/09)
Officials urge Brazil residents to be on the alert for suspicious activity in their neighborhoods due to recent mischief, vandalism, theft and property damage. While an issue in every community, the Brazil City Police Department has responded to numerous vandalism/criminal mischief reports by elusive suspects around the city this summer. However, early Friday morning, at least one BCPD patrolman got close enough to hear the perpetrators...
Items stolen from CYFL field (08/28/09)
The Clay Youth Football League is asking the public for help after a recent theft at McKinney Field. On Friday, CYFL board member Mike Rader contacted The Brazil Times to see if anyone might have information regarding the theft of the public announcement system and the wireless microphone system taken from the field house sometime between Tuesday evening and Thursday morning...
Board awards renovation bids (08/28/09)
The building renovation project continues with the 5-1 vote in favor of the construction bid packages two and three. Clay Community School board member Dottie King wasn't in attendance and board member Forrest Buell opposed. Bid package two is the sewer project at Jackson Township Elementary and bid package three is for the construction work at East Side, Meridian and Staunton Elementary...
Following the beat (08/28/09)
Clay City Junior High eighth-grader Kiersten Johnson warms up during a recent Imperial Regiment practice. The Imperial Regiment is gearing up for the 2009 marching band season. Clay City will begin competition Sept. 12. Jason Moon Photo.
East Side receives literacy program grant (08/28/09)
An area elementary school received a grant to provide educational programs to students. East Side Elementary received a grant in the amount of $32,479, which was awarded by the Indiana Department of Education for the Early Literacy Intervention program at the school...
Community notes (08/28/09)
The following is a list of events coming up today, Sunday and Monday as provided to The Brazil Times: Festival The 141st Bowling Green Old Settlers Picnic began Thursday and will conclude today. Entertainment has been provided every night of the event. The annual baby contests also take place today...
Church in Cloverdale hosting Gospel concert (08/28/09)
CLOVERDALE -- A group of various artists will offer a Gospel concert at Cloverdale Assembly of God, 497 N. Main St., Cloverdale, Saturday, Sept. 19. The event will begin at 5 p.m., with door prizes and coffee and desert following the entertainment. Live entertainment will include The Stanley Family, Polly Chesser, Jim Duncan, Francie Bond and Tom Tackett...
SMWC Art Gallery preparing for first exhibition of year (08/28/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) Art Gallery's first exhibition of the academic year will feature the work of artist Bill Wolfe. The exhibition, "Security in Art ... the works of Bill Wolfe," will be on display from Sept. 2 through Sept. 25...
'The Lesters' to perform (08/28/09)
"The Lesters," of St. Louis, will perform on Sunday, Aug. 30, at 6 p.m., at the Brazil First Church of the Nazarene. Brazil's own "Firm Foundation will open for the group. Everyone is invited to attend this free event. The Lesters are being sponsored by Bee Ridge Church, Brazil First Church of the Nazarene, Croy's Creek Congregational Church, Otter Creek Christian Church and French Funeral Home...
Harmony United Methodist Women meet (08/28/09)
Harmony United Methodist Women met in Fellowship Hall at the church Monday, July 27. President Sheila Termeer opened the meeting with prayer and read from the Prayer Calender. Gail Roach distributed the minutes from April 27 and the minutes Carolyn Kumpf had taken from the June 22 meeting. Gail had been out of town June 22 to meet with the orthopedic surgeon. Carolyn was out of town with family June 27 and Gail gave the treasurer's report...
CHURCH NEWS (08/28/09)
Zion United Church of Christ The Zion United Church of Christ will welcome Hickory Hollow Aug. 30. Hickory Hollow is a Bluegrass band that will perform at the church, located one mile south of Poland. All are welcome. A pitch-in dinner will begin at 6 p.m...
Knights drop junior varsity tennis match (08/28/09)
Staff Report The Northview junior varsity tennis team got a full match under its belt against some tough competition in the Terre Haute North Patriots. The Knights dropped an 8-0 decision to the Patriots, but the Knights coach, Mark Orr credits the loss to a learning experience for his squad...
Local college athletes open season (08/28/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor As the weather turns cooler, it means its time for another look at how our local high school graduates are doing as colleges reconvene and fall sports get underway. On a professional note, Brady Shoemaker remains a leading hitter in the App-alachian League for the Bristol Sox...
Elaine Sneath Hoeler (08/28/09)
Elaine Sneath Hoeler, 51, Fairfax, Va., formerly of Brazil, died Aug. 22, 2009. She was born Jan. 1, 1958, in Brazil, the daughter of Harry Sneath and Rosetta Ferguson Sneath. She graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1976. In high school, she was active in drill team. ...
PUBLIC RECORD 8-29-09 (08/28/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Aug. 27-28: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Capital One Bank Vs. Gwen M. James: Civil Collections Capital One Bank Vs. Donald K. Buchanan: Civil Collections Arrowood Indemnity Co. Vs. Dennis Cook: Civil Collections...
Staunton Scene (08/28/09)
Staunton First Christian Church Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30 a.m. Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship services, phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped...
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