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Stories from Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Unwavering dedication (09/16/09)
A local law enforcement officer has been recognized for his efforts to combat drugs not only in Clay County, but also for helping federal authorities take the fight all the way to Mexico. On Sept. 10, Clay County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Rob Gambill was one of 34 individuals in law enforcement agencies throughout Indiana recognized by United States Attorney Timothy M. Morrison at the annual Fall Law Enforcement Conference in Indianapolis...
Kenworthy ready for interim role (09/16/09)
There is a new face at Clay City Elementary. Dorene Kenworthy is filling in for Principal Jon Russell, while he is deployed on active duty. "I am so delighted to be here," Kenworthy said. "I'm looking forward to getting to know parents and staff." She currently lives in Clayton, Hendricks Co., and has been married to Rocky for 16 years. Though they have no children, she has the benefit of spending her time educating other people's children...
Three arrested during two separate traffic stops (09/16/09)
Two recent traffic stops resulted in three out-of-town people being formally charged with various drug allegations at the Clay County Courthouse. On Sept. 6, Clay County Sheriff's Department Deputy James Switzer initiated a traffic stop on John R. Passen, 53, Shelburn, who was slowly weaving his Chevy Camaro along the roadway near the intersection of County Road 1300 South and CR 400 W...
One sent to hospital after chain-reaction collision (09/16/09)
A three-vehicle accident on United States 40 Wednesday resulted in a man being transported to the hospital. Officials were dispatched near the corner of Lambert Street and U.S. 40 in front of Walgreens at approximately 10 a.m., for the three-vehicle fender-bender...
Recognizing hard work (09/16/09)
During a golf tournament at Forest Park Golf Course Tuesday, members took time out to honor Max Hopkins for his work on the course. On hand for the plaque presentation included (from left) Hopkins' long-time friend Bill Jones, son Tony Hopkins, Forest Park Golf Course Men's Club President Bill Lovett, Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw, Forest Park Golf Pro Mark Rogers and Forest Park representative John Tribble. The plaque will be placed near the No. 7 hole. Jason Moon Photo...
INDATA Project to host 'Demo Days' Sept. 25 (09/16/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- Aids for daily living are devices that assist people with disabilities to accomplish activities such as dressing, personal hygiene, bathing, home maintenance, cooking and eating. The INDATA project at Easter Seals Crossroads is hosting a year-long series of free statewide "Demo Days" showcasing different assistive technology devices. ...
VCPRD schedules Pioneer Days for Oct. 3-4 (09/16/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The Vigo County Park and Recreation Department will celebrate its 37th Fowler Park Pioneer Days Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 3-4, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The public is invited to step back in time and enjoy a simpler way of life. Pioneer Village, located within Fowler Park, features 16 log cabins, a log barn, smokehouse, blacksmith shop, a covered bridge and a gristmill...
Master Gardeners seminar slated (09/16/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- Calling all "Master Gardeners." The Wabash Valley Master Gardeners will conduct a seminar from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 24, at the Girl Scout Headquarters, located at Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute. Registration and breakfast for the event will take place from 8:15-8:55 a.m., Oct. 14, with events beginning at 9 a.m...
CLUB NEWS (09/16/09)
Tri Kappa Tri Kappa Associate Chapter met Monday, Sept. 14, at 6:30 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church Trayler Hall. The meeting was opened by President Sandra Henderson with the song and opening verse. Mary Anne Froderman read the roll call with 22 members and guest Teresa Akers answering. Minutes of the May 4 and Executive meeting on June 9 were read by Mary Anne...
Second half goal lifts Mustangs past Knights (09/16/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor One year ago the Northview girls' soccer team headed down State Road 46 to take on the Edgewood Mustangs and came away with a 3-2 win on the way to an outright WIC championship. The Edgewood Mustangs returned the favor, downing the Knights 3-2 on Northview's home field...
North Clay earns home course wins (09/16/09)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter The North Clay Knights looked impressive all around, as both girls and boys cross country teams put together solid showings in a three-way meet with North Central and Sullivan Wednesday. The girls kicked things off, winning with a low score of 22, racing past North Central (33) and Sullivan (69). Emily Conrad and Allie Dupin easily took the top two spots with times of 13:27.8 and 14:16.8 respectively...
Knights pick up key WIC tennis victory (09/16/09)
Staff Report ELLETSVILLE -- The Northview tennis team scored a crucial conference victory on Tuesday night, defeating Edgewood on the road, 3-2. The Knights got superlative efforts at No. 3 singles and in both doubles matches to claim the WIC victory and a 3-0 mark in the conference...
North Clay volleyball wins; football falls short (09/16/09)
Staff Report The North Clay volleyball teams continued to march unbeaten through their schedules by defeating Otter Creek on Tuesday evening. The seventh-grade Knights defeated the Otters, 25-21, 25-7 and put on an offensive show against the visiting squad...
Jerrell Eugene Wallen Jr. (09/16/09)
Jerrell Eugene Wallen Jr., 54, Brazil, died Sept. 13, 2009, at his residence in Brazil following an extended illness. He was born Dec. 8, 1954, in Chicago, as the son of Jerrell Wallen Sr., and Virginia Wolford Wallen. He served in the U.S. Navy. He had been employed as a truck driver at the Brazil Coal Yard and Johnny United Shows...
Mary Rosetta Hice (09/16/09)
Mary Rosetta Hice, 79, Brazil, passed from this world to her heavenly reward Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. She was born Feb. 9, 1930, in Terre Haute, as the daughter of Marion and Ruth Darby Yocum. Following high school, she married Robert Lee Hice, who survives her. She was an active member of New Life Fellowship...
PUBLIC RECORD 9-17-09 (09/16/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Sept. 14-16: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Charles S. Wiley Vs. Lisa Wiley: Domestic Relations Town of Center Point, Indiana Vs. Lester S. Barcus and Ernestine Barcus: Civil Plenary...
Brazil Buzz (09/16/09)
This afternoon I am resting from the usual grind.The pace has been hectic lately. There is so much to do, now as summer swiftly and smoothly slides into fall. Warm days, cool nights and little rain make work around here enjoyable. Last week, we shook up and dressed down the old apple tree. ...
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