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Stories from Tuesday, February 9, 2010

UPDATE: City Hall on delay (02/09/10)
Due to inclement weather, Brazil City Hall announced early Tuesday morning it would be running on a two-hour delay.
Principals clarify dropout, graduation rates (02/09/10)
Concerns over graduation rates have led to anxiety within the community regarding dropout rates. Recently, the Indiana Department of Education released the graduation rate for the Clay Community School Corporation. CCSC achieved an 83 percent compared to the 81.5 percent for the state. Clay City Jr./Sr. High School attained 94.8 percent while Northview High School attained 80.9 percent...
Council takes first look at new center (02/09/10)
STAUNTON -- Prior to digging into business Monday, members of the Staunton Town Council had the opportunity to take a tour of the town's new community center. While touring the building, council members were informed by Sanders Associates, Inc., representative Dan Sanders, and MSI Construction, Inc., Clinton, members of the building's progress...
Snowfall difficult to predict (02/09/10)
A couple of "dry spots" changed the current weather system Clay County is facing. According to WTHI-TV News-10 meteorologist David Wire, the weather system hovering above the area was not expected to produce as much as originally anticipated. "Now, there's less snowfall expected because of the way the system evolved," Wire said...
Congressional candidate to speak at Senior Center (02/09/10)
Putnam County resident Dan Stockton will speak in Clay County next week. Stockton will speak at 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 15, at the Clay County Senior Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil. The event is being sponsored by the Clay County Republican Club and the public is invited...
Going Red (02/09/10)
February is American Heart Month and Cloverleaf Healthcare celebrated by wearing red Friday. The American Heart Association (AHA) promoted its "Go Red for Women," by sponsoring a National Wear Red Day Feb. 5. Every Cloverleaf employee was also given a Red Dress pin to remind them everyday of the importance of heart healthiness. ...
Girls basketball sectional games moved back a day (02/09/10)
Times Staff Report The snow that fell overnight late Monday night has pushed area girls' basketball sectional schedules back one day. The Class 4A Terre Haute South Sectional is now scheduled to begin on Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. with the contest between Terre Haute North and Terre Haute South...
Cookie Pickup postponed (02/09/10)
Cookie pickup for Clay County Girl Scouts, originally scheduled for Tuesday, has been postponed until Monday, Feb. 15.
Winter Storm Advisory in effect (02/09/10)
The National Weather Service in Indianapolis issued a Winter Storm Advisory for the area through Wednesday. Snowfall began shortly after midnight and was expected to continue throughout the day. The service projected total snow amounts ranging from 4-5 inches throughout the area, with as much as 5-9 inches in the northern portions of central Indiana...
Dean's List (02/09/10)
Purdue University About 13,400 Purdue University students earned academic honors for the fall 2009 semester. To earn honors, students must have had at least a 3.5 semester or cumulative grade point average on a four-point scale. Chloe M. Pugh, Jasonville...
What The Nature Conservancy is Doing for the Wabash River (02/09/10)
The February 17 meeting of the Wabash Valley Audubon Society will feature Kent Wamsley, The Nature Conservancy Wabash Rivers Initiative Field Representative. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. and be held in Room C of the Vigo County Public Library at 7th & Poplar Streets...
Track and field season opens for college athletes (02/09/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The indoor track and field season is fully underway for collegiate teams around the state, which means that a number of local athletes have hit the track for competition in 2010. Syca-more senior Erica Moore, a Sullivan High School graduate, and sophomore Jeremiah Vaughn continued their assault on Indiana State records this weekend as Moore posted her second fastest 800-meter time of her career and Vaughan came through with a personal best in the mile and the third best in school history.. ...
UPDATE: Sectional postponed to Wednesday (02/09/10)
Kevin Lee Moore (02/09/10)
Kevin Lee Moore, 43, Brazil, died unexpectedly Feb. 9, 2010, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born Oct. 9, 1966, in Brazil, to Darrell and Dinah (Waymire) Moore. He graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1984. He married Sierra "Susie" McCoy, May 4, 1989. Kevin worked as a mason, contractor and mechanic for many years. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting and playing poker...
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Roberts (02/09/10)
Donald and Ruth Roberts, Center Point, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, with a renewal of their vowels on Feb. 27, 2010, at Traditions with Pastor Bill Brock officiating. The celebration will be hosted by their children. They were married on Feb. 16, 1960, in Denton, MD...
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