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Stories from Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Project moving ahead (02/10/10)
Construction is well underway for the Elementary School Building Renovation Project. While driving down National Avenue, many people can see the changes taking place at East Side Elementary. Recently, Clay Community School Corporation Building and Grounds Director Tom Reberger discussed some of the changes with The Brazil Times...
Man pleads guilty to theft charges (02/10/10)
A Brazil man recently pleaded guilty to various theft and burglary charges in three separate cases. In January, Joseph W. Dean, 20, with assistance from his defense attorney Geoffrey Creason, entered into a plea agreement with the Clay County Prosecutor's Office in Clay Circuit Court...
Political races getting crowded (02/10/10)
With a little more than a week remaining to file a declaration of candidacy for the 2010 Primary Election, numerous suitors are crowding the federal and state races. Clay County voters have the opportunity to cast their ballots for the following positions:...
CCSWCD meeting set (02/10/10)
=The Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District has scheduled its annual meeting for 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 18. The event will take place at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. Guest speaker will be Tom Turpin, professor of Entomology and Cooperative Extensive Service Entomologist at Purdue University...
Rotary Club sponsoring area speech contest (02/10/10)
The Brazil Rotary Club will sponsor a speech contest on the 4-Way Test. The contest is open to all high school students in Clay County. The club contest will take place Monday, March 15, at Primerica, 2 E. National Ave., Brazil. Savings bonds of $100, $75, and $50 will be awarded to the top three finishers...
UPDATED: City Hall closing early; council meeting canceled (02/10/10)
Meeting moved (02/10/10)
A special meeting of the Brazil City Parks Board will take place at 6 p.m., Thursday, at Brazil City Hall Council Chambers. The five-year plan will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.
Ivy Tech campuses to host College Goal Sunday (02/10/10)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Ivy Tech Community College will host College Goal Sunday at 2 p.m., Feb. 21, at 14 of the college's 23 campuses. College Goal Sunday is a program that helps college-bound Indiana students and their families complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). ...
Clay City Sectional game postponed to Thursday (02/10/10)
Clay City High School Principal Jeff Bell informed The Brazil Times the first round game of the Indiana High School Athletic Association Class A Clay City Girls' basketball sectional -- featuring Shakamak and Union -- has been postponed. The game was originally scheduled to be played Tuesday, but inclement weather forced a postponement to Wednesday...
Betty Aker (02/10/10)
Betty Jane France Aker, 88, passed away at Mill Pond Health Campus Monday evening, Feb. 8, 2010. She was born June 18, 1921, in Brazil, to George France and Grace Hicks France. Betty Aker married Forest Mace Aker Oct. 4, 1952, at Big Walnut Church by the Rev. Dallas Rissler...
Raymond Cooksey Jr. (02/10/10)
Raymond Cooksey Jr., 83, Brazil, died Feb. 9, 2010, at home with his family by his side. He was born Sept. 17, 1926, in Clay County, the son of Raymond Cooksey and Bertha (Mitchler) Cooksey. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II, where he was stationed at Ft. De Russy in Hawaii as a Military Policeman...
Public Record (02/10/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Feb. 5-10. Awaiting Arraignment Cooper, Walter A., 48 Stone, William C., 27 Veliz-Vargas, Alegundo I., 27 Boerner, Christopher, 36 Johnson, Ricky L., 25...
Harmony Happenings (02/10/10)
What's happening in Harmony? Snow. I have been hibernating and there's not much excitement in my cave. Between the sniffles and the weather, I haven't been anywhere to find out what was going on in town. Cousin Jim finished painting the sun porch windows and Jacob Coleman came by to shovel the sidewalks. There are tracks showing that my neighbors are alive and well but it is too cold for much conversation...
Brazil Buzz (02/10/10)
My geraniums love the warm sunshine that is filtering toward them this Sunday afternoon. A lady beetle is sharing the wealth. The pampered plants will be a nice addition to the front porch of the little blue house at the end of the road comes the warmer days of springtime...
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