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Stories from Thursday, December 10, 2009

Project update offered (12/10/09)
The Brazil City Parks Board received an update Wednesday on the personalized benches to be placed at the Forest Park Bandshell. George Kumpf and Connie McClure informed the board of the progress made in the project, which included board members receiving a copy of the watercolor painting...
Santa Claus to visit bookstore (12/10/09)
Santa Claus will be at Sandy's Good Boooks, 1520 W. White Rock Rd., Brazil, Saturday, from 2-4 p.m. Santa will be reading the Nativity story, and photos will be taken. Treats will also be available. There is no cost to attend the event.
Board highlights achievements at recent meeting (12/10/09)
The Brazil City Parks Board met at City Hall, Wednesday for its regular monthly meeting to reflect on the past year and to look forward to 2010. The board discussed the 2009 achievements, compiled by Supt. of Parks Bill Houck. Some of the highlights included:...
Jolly visit! (12/10/09)
Students at Jackson Township Elementary School had the opportunity to visit with Santa Thursday. Kindergarten student Sydney Maurer, the daughter of Jason and Amie Maurer, Brazil, told Santa what she wanted for Christmas this year. Each student who visited with Santa received a candy cane and a Christmas drawing to color...
Woman faces domestic charges (12/10/09)
A Rural Clay County woman faces allegations of criminal recklessness and domestic battery stemming from an incident at her Center Point home Dec. 4. According to records at the Clay County Courthouse, Betty C. Matherly, 66, got into a physical altercation with an unidentified male victim, allegedly scratching and hitting him with a cast on her arm...
Area man sentenced to 50 years (12/10/09)
A convicted sexual predator admitted his alleged involvement in the fall of 2007 kidnapping and rape of a Terre Haute woman in Vigo County Superior Court Division 6 Tuesday. Appearing before Judge Michael Lewis, Larry J. Sharps, 38, Brazil, pled guilty to class B felony burglary, class B felony criminal confinement, class C felony intimidation while also admitting to the enhancement charge of Habitual Offender filed against him for his involvement in the October 2007 abduction and rape of an unidentified Terre Haute woman.. ...
S.O.S. fundraiser scheduled (12/10/09)
Serving on the Streets (S.O.S.) will conduct an event fundraiser at Benwood Mt. Lebanon Church, at 6 p.m., Saturday. The Jack Boswell Southern Gospel Band will perform at the event. All proceeds will go to the purchase of a box truck, which will help S.O.S. bring the message of Jesus directly to the front doors of children in the community...
Hoosiers send cards to troops (12/10/09)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Lt. Gov. Becky Skillman presented the Indiana National Guard and the United States Naval Reserves 35,629 Christmas cards from Hoosiers to be distributed to Hoosier servicemen and women around the globe recently. Maj. Gen. Martin Umbarger and Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony Speir represented the National Guard and the Naval Reserves, respectively, at a Statehouse ceremony Wednesday...
Miners hold off Eels in spirited two-overtime game (12/10/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- There's nothing like a rivalry game to boost the temperature of a players' blood and add a little extra excitement to a basketball game and that was exactly the case as Linton visited Clay City for a double-conference girls' game on Thursday night...
Margaret "Peggy" Danhour Day (12/10/09)
Margaret "Peggy" Danhour Day, 87, Brazil, died Dec. 8, 2009, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, following a vehicle accident. She was born Aug. 13, 1922, in Owen County, to Alvine and Hatty (Douglass) Piso. She graduated from Quincy High School in 1941...
Public Record (12/10/09)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Dec. 8-9. Awaiting Arraignment Clark, John W., 18 Pearce, Wendy R., 34 Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Atkinson, Denise I., 45 Collins, Christopher L., 31...
Public Record (12/10/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 7-10: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Medicredit Vs. Lisa Wilson and Harley Wilson: Civil Collections Medicredit Vs. Tonya Sanders: Civil Collections Wells Fargo Financial Idaho, Inc. Vs. Michael L. Strader and May M. Strader: Civil Collections...
Ever wonder about those antlers? (12/10/09)
Growing up in a rural community, I have always been surrounded by friends and family who liked to hunt. I know individuals who love to spend their vacation going out west and hunting the wilderness that isn't around Indiana. Yet the majority of those I know spend a great deal of time hunting white-tailed deer in Indiana. ...
Have a healthy red, green holiday (12/10/09)
Have some fun with the red and green colors during the winter holiday season. Here's a list of red and green fruits and vegetables from the National Cancer Institute: Red -- Tomatoes, spaghetti sauce, tomato juice, tomato soup, red peppers, red onions, beets, red cabbage, kidney beans, apples, pink grapefruit, red grapes, strawberries, cherries, watermelon, raspberries, cranberries, pomegranates, and...
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