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Stories from Tuesday, December 29, 2009

CTCC preps for second half of year (12/29/09)
The Community Theatre of Clay County has three performances remaining for the 2009-10 season. "Just A Closer Walk With Thee," is scheduled for Jan. 29-30, at the Lark Theater. The musical will feature a "diverse approach to gospel music" as members of a community band, hand bell choir and singers join together to present an evening of "sacred" music...
BMV adds new program to quell identity theft (12/29/09)
At the turn of the new year, the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) will be doing more to protect against identity theft. The SecureID program is part of the BMV's effort to fully comply with the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission, along with state and federal regulations...
Board asks for public input (12/29/09)
The Brazil City Parks Board is looking for input from the public regarding its five-year master plan. "We would like to know what the public would like to see accomplished in the parks in the next five years," President Ruth Ann Jeffries said. "This would also be determined on our budget."...
Area Relay For Life schedules meetings (12/29/09)
The 2010 Clay County American Cancer Society Relay For Life Committee has scheduled meetings for January and February. The January meeting will take place Jan. 12, at 5:30 p.m., at Riddell National Bank. The February meeting is set for 5:30 p.m., Feb. 2, and will also take place at the bank...
Area church plans New Year's Eve party (12/29/09)
The Door Christian Fellowship Church will host a New Year's Eve party at 9 p.m., Thursday. Activities for teens and adults will include a pool tournament and Bingo with prizes. Churches or groups are sought with the hopes of playing 3-on-3 or more basketball. Games for kids will include gym and the game room...
Fitness workshop scheduled Jan. 6 (12/29/09)
Fun Time Fitness and Aquatics will offer "Achieving Your Fitness Resolution," at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 6. The free workshop will allow participants of any fitness level to learn information and technique about both water and land exercises. During the first segment of the workshop, Certified Aquatic Fitness Instructor Joanna Connors will discuss benefits and methods of exercise. ...
Eagles shock Clay City for first win of season (12/29/09)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter The Clay City boys' basketball team fought valiantly, but ultimately dropped its third consecutive game, losing a tight 41-38 game against the previously winless Eagles of South Putnam in first round action of the Eagle Holiday Classic...
Second half Marshall bite too much for Northview (12/29/09)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- A lack of quality depth is often a fatal flaw for a team in tournament play and that was never more the case than for the Northview Knights in the Pizza Hut Wabash Valley Classic this week. Heavy legs at the end of the final two games of the tournament resulted in heavy hearts for the Knights who dropped their final tourney game to the Marshall Lions, 50-42. ...
What is your New Year's resolution? (12/29/09)
William P. "Bill" Tuemler (12/29/09)
William P. "Bill" Tuemler, 83, Shelby, Ohio, formerly of Brazil, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2009. He was born Nov. 24, 1926, in Terre Haute, to Paul Tuemler and Loretta Metz Swinford. A graduate of Brazil High School, he attended Indiana State College. He and his family moved to Shelby from Sandusky, Ohio in 1959...
Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Bauer (12/29/09)
Rebecca Ann Blila and Michael James Bauer are proud to announce their wedding on July 11, 2009 at 2:30 p.m., at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew, South Bend, with celebrant Reverend Michael Heintz. Rebecca is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Terry A. Blila, Brazil. She is a 2005 graduate of Indiana State University, and is a fourth year medical student at Indiana University...
Mr. and Mrs. Johnathan R. Allen (12/29/09)
Johnathan R. Allen and Stacy M. Allen would like to announce their marriage on Dec. 13, 2009, in Belleville, Ill. Johnathan Allen is the son of Riley and Beverly Allen. Stacy Allen is the daughter of Randolph and Rosemarie Wolfe.
College News (12/29/09)
Three students from Clay County were among the 2,026 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies Dec. 19, 2009, at Indiana Wesleyan University's main campus in Marion. Graduating were: Indiana Wesleyan University is an evangelical Christian comprehensive university of the Wesleyan Church, which has its world headquarters in Indianapolis...
Harry Eugene Pell (12/29/09)
On Jan. 10, 1930, Harry Eugene Pell was born. Most know him as "Si" Pell. On Nov. 20, 1954, he married Janet McGee and started "Pell Farms." Si and Janet have five children, Dave, Ken, Larry, Angie and Pam. In celebration of Si turning 80, his wife and children are honoring him with an open house Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, at the Brazil Elks Lodge (main floor). The celebration will run from 5-8 p.m...
Public Record (12/29/09)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Dec. 28-29: Clay Superior Court -- Civil First Financial Bank Vs. Carl C. Riester: Mortgage Foreclosure Clay Circuit Court -- Civil Chrysler Financial Vs. Joe Hess and Michael Combs: Civil Collections...
The importance of the local ANR Program (12/29/09)
Last week, I discussed how Extension can impact your life. Therefore, this week, I want to focus more specifically on how the Agriculture and Natural Resource (ANR) Program area can impact you individually. Obviously, one of the easiest ways that the ANR Program area can impact your life is through the weekly newspaper columns. ...
Brazil Buzz (12/29/09)
Snowflakes are gently falling on this wintry Sunday afternoon. The little blue house at the end of the road is cozy and warm. Tootie Mae is catnapping on my lap. This is a perfect time to kick off my shoes and put a little sunshine into my day. For the last time this year, I give you Brazil Buzz...
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