Stories from Monday, November 16, 2009
Commissioners open quotes for ambulance service
When it comes to a new ambulance contract, the Clay County Commissioners now know what their options are. In a special meeting Monday, the commissioners opened quotes for ambulance service in preparation for the expiration of TransCare's current contract at the end of the year...
Brazil Mayor Ann Bradshaw (seated) signed a proclamation Monday declaring November National Hospice Month. On hand for the event included (back, from left) Intrepid Home Health Services representatives Robin Collins, Deanne Harbison, and Vista Care representatives Cheryl Funk, Maria Tyler, Tracy Webster and Lisa Greeven...
City purchases new sanitation truck
The City of Brazil has a new sanitation truck. "We did a lot of research on this matter," Sanitation Supervisor Casey Archer told The Brazil Times Friday. "We got the best truck for the best price possible. This one was $6,000 cheaper than other competitors' prices."...
Food Pantry schedules Thanksgiving Dinner
Curd and Whey Food Pantry will host a free Thanksgiving Dinner at the Bowling Green Community Center.
The event has been scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday.
Freewill offerings will be accepted.
For further information, call 1-812-986-2449.
The Clay County Redevelopment Commission will not meet as scheduled on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m.
The meeting has been re-scheduled for Monday, Nov. 23, at 6:30 p.m., in the Commissioners' Courtroom at the Clay County Courthouse.
Pats support Belichick's gamble in loss to Colts
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- New England's players firmly stand behind coach Bill Belichick's costly gamble. The Patriots failed on a fourth-and-2 deep in their territory with two minutes to play, giving Peyton Manning a prime opportunity to steal a victory after trailing by 17 points early in the fourth quarter. Manning took advantage, throwing a 1-yard touchdown pass to Reggie Wayne with 13 seconds left to give the Colts a 35-34 win over the Patriots on Sunday night...
Erlene Mary Cooper
Erlene Mary Cooper, 65, died at 11:30 p.m., Nov. 13, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. She was born Feb. 2, 1944, in Mariah Hill, Ind., a daughter of Robert and Morina Miller Schaefer. She married James Cooper on Jan. 11, 1974, in Huntingburg, Ind...