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Stories from Tuesday, November 3, 2009

'Wonka Kids' taking over the stage (11/03/09)
Nearly 80 area youth will get the chance to flash their thespian chops when the Community Theatre of Clay County presents "Willie Wonka Kids," a theatrical retelling of "Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," Nov. 12-14, at the Lark Theater, 8 E. National Ave., Brazil...
Highway equipment quotes accepted (11/03/09)
The Clay County Highway Department is stocking up while it can. During Monday's meeting of the Clay County Commissioners, bids were accepted for the purchase of two sandboxes for highway department vehicles, a hydraulic hammerhead for a gradall and a hydraulic chainsaw...
Council approves requests (11/03/09)
The Clay County Council quickly went through a short agenda during its meeting Monday night. Additional appropriations were unanimously approved for reassessment and training ($99,860) and the reassessment contract ($22,440) with Tyler Technologies, Inc./CLT Division, Dayton, Ohio...
Officials release details of accident (11/03/09)
On Tuesday, authorities released the name of a FedEx driver that was killed in an accident Saturday morning. The person was identified as 54-year-old Raymond Wesley Corey, Bloomfield. At approximately 7:06 a.m., officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department received a 911 call regarding an accident on State Road 157 south of County Road 800 S...
Costume Contest winner! (11/03/09)
Seven-year-old Link Kyle was named the winner of the 2009 Brazil Times' Halloween Costume Contest. Link, who dressed up as a girl, is the son of Macie and Chris Kyle, Center Point. Ivy Jacobs Photo.
Contemporary play to be performed by Thespian Troupe (11/03/09)
The Northview High School Thespian Troupe No. 872 will present "Voices from Washington High." The contemporary play recounts the trials, tribulations and stresses that comes from being in high school. There are a close circle of friends, including Izzy (Caroline Disney), Eddie (Eric Fults), Laura (Kendra McCrea), and Jessica (Hannah Hoopingarner) who have their own individual troubles to worry about but have been there for one another since their days at PS 215...
'Bid United' in December (11/03/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The United Way of the Wabash Valley will kick off its second 10-day, live online auction, "Bid United," Sunday, Dec. 6. The "Bid United" Online Marketplace will feature merchandise and services from local businesses. Using auction-style bidding, consumers can place bids on these items and if at the end of the auction they are the highest bidder, they win...
Red Cross sets up holiday card program (11/03/09)
TERRE HAUTE -- The American Red Cross and Pitney Bowes are teaming up to deliver holiday cards to service members, their families and veterans, many of whom will be far from home this holiday season. Between Nov. 2-Dec. 7, the public is invited to send a 'touch of home" through holiday cards that contain messages of cheer and appreciation. Cards will then be screened, sorted and boxed for delivery by hundreds of Red Cross volunteers...
50-year member honored (11/03/09)
The Clay Lodge No. 85 F. & A.M., presented the 50-year membership "Award of Gold" to James Leland Anderson on Wednesday, Oct. 7. A public presentation was open to all Master Masons, Fellowcraft, Entered Apprentice, their family and friends. A member of the Bowling Green F. & A.M., Jim attended the Greencastle Lodge for 15 years while working at IBM. Jim was presented with his 50-year certificate by his son, Flint Anderson, Coatsville...
Donation (11/03/09)
Donations were made by North Clay Middle School students to the Susan G. Komen Wabash Valley Race for the Cure. The students participated in a week long rally of funds and donated $761.80. Team Captains: Kim Reynolds, Roxanna Yocom and Diana Hines. Students participated in "Hat Day" on Oct. 23 in which all proceeds will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation...
Northview High School Adult Education Computer Classes (11/03/09)
Basics class will teach how to use the computer. Mouse clicks, making folders, and saving your work will be covered. If you are unsure how to operate a computer, this is the first class for you. Windows/Internet class will teach how to make shortcuts to your screen, change screen savers, surf the internet, and search the internet...
Military News (11/03/09)
Donald L. Hardesty Army National Guard Spec. Donald L. Hardesty has arrived at the Camp Atterbury Joint Maneuver Training Center, Ind., as a member of the 38th Infantry Division's Task Force Cyclone to complete mobilization training for a future deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The 38th Infantry Division is an Army National Guard division based in Indianapolis, Ind...
BHS Class of 1984 reunion on Saturday (11/03/09)
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.
Roast Beef and Turkey Supper on Saturday (11/03/09)
The Peniel United Methodist Church will have their annual Roast Beef and Turkey Supper on Saturday, Nov. 7 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The menu will consist of Roast Beef and Turkey, real mashed potatoes, homemade noodles, salads, corn, green beans, dressing, desserts and drink...
Christmas Assistance Program (11/03/09)
Applications for the Clay County Christmas Assistance Program are available through the Clay County Department of Child Services, The Brazil Housing Authority and Hamilton Center, Inc. Parents need to list the number of children they have custody of and the most important needs of the child. The form will also ask for the child's clothing sizes. The form must be returned by the end of business day on Nov. 6...
Clay County Day Set for January (11/03/09)
The Clay County Day reunion will be held Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, in Bradenton, Fla. All present former county residents and their guests are welcome. The buffet luncheon will be held in Mattison's Riverside Ballroom at the Twin Dolphin Marina. Prepaid reservations are necessary. ...
Akers and Kennedy tipoff collegiate careers (11/03/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor OLNEY, IL -- Tucked away in the cornfields of Illinois is the cozy town of Olney and within resides what has become a basketball home for a pair of Clay County products, Austin Akers and Will Kennedy. The pair excelled at the high school level for Northview High School (Akers) and Clay City (Kenendy) and both are continuing their hoops careers at a school that supports their Olney Central Blue Knights much like their respective high school fans did in the Clay County community.. ...
David Raab (11/03/09)
David Raab, Warrenton, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 25, 2009, at the age of 69, after a short battle with cancer. He was the loving husband of Chris Raab (nee: Moudy), dear son of the late Ralph and Olive Raab, devoted father of John (Susan) Raab, Amy (Jeff) Kaiser, and Jill (Matt) Smith, proud Pawpaw of Josephine and Jennette Raab and Caroline, Catherine and Jack Kaiser, dear brother of John Raab and the late Rosetta Brown, dear uncle, cousin and friend...
Cassie Scott and David Cannon (11/03/09)
Cassie Scott and David Cannon would like to announce their engagement on May 3, 2009, and their upcoming marriage on May 15, 2010, at 3 p.m., at the First Southern Baptist Church, Evansville Cassie is the daughter of Hershell and Barbara Scott, Bowling Green. She is a 2006 graduate of Clay City High School, and is employed at Four Rivers Resource Services...
JAIL BOOKINGS 11-04-09 (11/03/09)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Oct. 30-Nov. 3. Awaiting Arraignment Rogers, Jarik S., 29 Ausman, Mary E., 41 White, Lonnie J., 43 Fogleman, Daniel L., 31 Francis, Toni J., 32 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment...
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