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Stories from Thursday, February 11, 2010

Daniels pays a visit (02/11/10)
Since Gov. Mitch Daniels announced $300 million in cuts to K-12 education funding across the board, several school corporations throughout the state have been working feverishly to tighten belts. The cuts began in January. Daniels, during a visit to Brazil Thursday, said the cuts were necessary...
Governor not looking beyond the present (02/11/10)
With only three years remaining in his second term as governor, Mitch Daniels isn't looking further than tomorrow. "This is all I ever wanted to do," he said while visiting The Brazil Times Thursday. "There's plenty more to do. "We want to initiate ideas and I hope to continue doing that. I think we're making progress."...
Area author to be guest for historical society (02/11/10)
Local author Mike Lunsford will speak and sign copies of his books at the Clay County Historical Society meeting in March. The meeting will take place at 7 p.m., Monday, March 1, at the historical society museum, 100 E. National Ave., Brazil. Lunsford, 53, is a teacher and writer from rural southern Parke County. His second book, "Sidelines: The Best of the Basketball Stories..." was released in November...
No paper Monday (02/11/10)
In observance of President's Day, The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper Monday. However, The Times will publish a newspaper Tuesday. For more information, call 446-2216.
Vendor notice (02/11/10)
Several residents vying for elected positions (02/11/10)
The following is a list of individuals who filed an official declaration of candidacy with the Clay County Election Office between noon, Wednesday, Feb. 3, and 1 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 11, according to position: Through 1 p.m., Thursday, a total of 39 declarations of candidacy had been filed for local races through the Clay County Election Office. ...
Daniels touches on other items Thursday (02/11/10)
On Thursday, Gov. Mitch Daniels stopped in Brazil prior to making a visit to Terre Haute. He spent the majority of the meeting discussing the state's unemployment rate and cuts to education funding. However, he also discussed other items, including:...
Club to host supper (02/11/10)
The Clay County 4-H Horse and Pony Club will have its annual Chili Supper, Tack Auction Friday, Feb. 26. The event will take place at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall. Chili will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m., with the auction starting at 6:30 p.m...
Area program set for summer's bounty (02/11/10)
WEST TERRE HAUTE -- A Community Supported Agriculture program is returning to White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for the upcoming growing season. Community Supported Agriculture allows patrons to purchase shares of garden bounty for organic crops. ...
Area meeting to focus on pork production (02/11/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Indiana pork production will take center stage Monday, Feb. 22, at the regularly scheduled meeting of the Greencastle Lions Club. David Hardin of Hardin Farms near Danville, Ind., will address the group at 6:30 p.m., at Monical's Pizza, located at 29 Putnam Plaza, Greencastle...
Thursday's high school basketball scores (02/11/10)
Thursday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS' BASKETBALL Attica 49, Rossville 46 Barr-Reeve 46, S. Knox 41 Cass 58, Eastern (Howard) 52 Covenant Christian 53, University 43 Covington 46, Seeger 42 Culver Academy 59, Bowman Academy 56 Danville 84, Greencastle 40...
Pingleton ready for semistate battle (02/11/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview senior wrestler Luke Pingleton is looking to conclude his high school career in style at the IHSAA State Finals in a week at Conseco Fieldhouse, but up first is the Evansville Reitz Semi-State on Saturday, a battle that isn't for the feint of heart...
Phillips headed to Olney to continue softball career (02/11/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter A serious knee injury wasn't enough to derail a Northview senior from accomplishing her goal of playing collegiate softball. Accompanied by members of her family and coaches, Emily Phillips signed a letter-of-intent to play softball at Olney Central College, a community college in Olney, Illinois. The agreement was made at 11 a.m. in the Media Center of Northview High School...
Knights rally to ground Eagles (02/11/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor GREENCASTLE -- The Northview Knights have had nearly two weeks to dwell on its last loss, it's 12th on the season against two victories. On Thursday night, the Knights were able to savor its third win of the year, overcoming a double-digit first quarter deficit to post a 49-46 win on the road at South Putnam...
Clare (Oberholtzer) Fischer (02/11/10)
Clare (Oberholtzer) Fischer, 92, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at the Oaks Retirement Facility in Bessemer, Ala., after a long illness. Clare was born near Patricksburg (Owen County), Ind., Aug. 17, 1917, one of six children born to Benjamin Elder and Emma (Mutchler) Oberholtzer (both deceased)...
Public Record (02/11/10)
Clay County Courthouse The following transactions took place at the Clay County Courthouse Feb. 8-11: Clay Superior Court -- Civil Arrow Financial Services Vs. Wesley J. Baltzell Sr. and Norma Baltzell: Civil Collections Arrow Financial Services Vs. Robert Rush: Civil Collections...
Remembering agricultural heritage (02/11/10)
The 4-H Pledge goes, "I pledge my head to clearer thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service and my health to better living for my club, my community, my country and my world." A number of individuals have done just that throughout history and have contributed much to the agricultural world...
Inherit the Earth (02/11/10)
Each year, the Vegetarian Resource Group awards two $5,000 college scholarships to graduating high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools or communities. Applicants are judged on having shown compassion, courage and a strong commitment to promoting a peaceful world through a vegetarian diet and lifestyle...
Gov. Mitch Daniels visits Brazil (02/11/10)
On his way to Terre Haute Thursday, Gov. Mitch Daniels paid a visit to The Brazil Times. . ...
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