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Stories from Wednesday, October 14, 2009

City marking various 'No Parking' areas (10/14/09)
Curbs on various city streets are being painted yellow in an attempt to create better traffic flow on city streets. According to numerous city ordinances, no parking is allowed at any time in areas where curbs are painted yellow. "There have been parking incidents the police have been made aware of," Brazil Police Chief Dave Archer told The Brazil Times. "As many people know, some streets are just not wide enough to have vehicles parked on both sides and have traffic continue to flow smoothly."...
Additional learning tool passed out by Rotary (10/14/09)
Students received a special gift Wednesday. Every third-grade student in the Clay Community School Corporation and Cornerstone Christian Academy received a Webster's Dictionary Wednesday, courtesy of the Brazil Rotary Club and the Wabash Valley Community Foundation...
Council passes city's budget (10/14/09)
Even with some contention, the Common Council of the City of Brazil approved its 2010 budget during its meeting Tuesday night. During the audience comments portion of the meeting, City Parks Board President Ruth Ann Jeffries and Treasurer Linda Messmer questioned why they had to make further cuts in their budget...
Board approves numerous measures (10/14/09)
During the recent meeting of the Clay Community School Board of Trustees, the board unanimously approved the following:...
Reunions (10/14/09)
Brazil High School Class of 1984 will take place Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at 6 p.m., at the Brazil Elks Lodge. For more information, call Jeff Buell at 812-249-0214, or log on to facebook.com and conduct a search for the class of '84 reunion.
Collegiate seasons near mid-point (10/14/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview High School alum, Joe Evinger, made a successful debut with the Louisville Cardinals football team on Saturday. The Cardinals scored a 25-23 victory against visiting Southern Mississippi and Evinger saw time on the offensive line during the game...
Edward E. Phegley (10/14/09)
Edward E. Phegley, 67, Seelyville, died Oct. 13, 2009, at 7:10 p.m., at Union Hospital, following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born July 18, 1942, in Sullivan, the son of Carl E. Phegley and Vera Lucille Cox Phegley. He graduated from Van Buren High School. ...
Mary L. Barnhart (10/14/09)
Mary L. Barnhart, 103, Saline City, passed away Oct. 13, 2009, at 4:42 p.m., at her daughter's home surrounded by her family. She was born Sept. 3, 1906, in Vigo County, the daughter of Empson Fitch and Flora Stewart Fitch. She attended Ashboro High School. ...
Mary P. (Michael) Dickison (10/14/09)
Mary P. (Michael) Dickison, 94, Brazil, died at 4:55 a.m., Oct. 13, 2009, at the Exceptional Living Center of Brazil. She was born April 26, 1915, in Brazil. She was the daughter of Homer H. Michael and Retta B. (Russel) Michael. She attended Brazil High School and later graduated from IVY Tech where she earned a nursing degree...
John Kirby Brown (10/14/09)
John Kirby Brown, 76, Reelsville, died Wednesday morning, Oct. 14, 2009, at Meadows Manor East, Terre Haute. He was born May 26, 1933, in Clay County, as the son of Floyd Otis and Susan Elizabeth Smith Brown. He attended Brazil High School. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1952-1956. He had been employed as a truck driver at Schwerman Trucking...
JAIL BOOKINGS 10-15-09 (10/14/09)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 12-14. Awaiting Arraignment Auterson, Thomas L., 45 Bowels, Brandi L., 24 Freeman, Bobby J., 45 Freeman, Kimberly J., 49 Layne, Ann M., 28 Sutherland, Michael Jason, 33...
PUBLIC RECORD 10-15-09 (10/14/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Oct. 9-14: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Kemba Credit Union Vs. Rebecca S. Lanham: Civil Collections Farm Credit Services of Midamerica Vs. Jerry W. Siddons, Rebecca J. Siddons and PNC Bank: Mortgage Foreclosure...
Brazil Buzz (10/14/09)
There was a chill in the little blue house at the end of the road this morning. Someone removed his glasses before he fiddled with with the thermostat. We did not want to, but Tootie and I complained, under our breaths, just to keep things cool. Truth is I am relieved that we can enjoy a break from the rain for a day or two. There is much to do around this place in the fall. Rainy weather hampers progress and dampens spirits...
Harmony Happenings (10/14/09)
I decided to build a doghouse. Lady Pugsley loves to be outside all day and she is so sweet that she might melt if a raindrop hit her. On drizzly days like today, she is cooped up with just a quick walk for the necessary business. Her pen outback is wet and idle. I thought she would like to have a nice warm house to take refuse in a downpour but be able to roam inside the fence when the weather cleared...
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