Senate decision coming (02/17/10)
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Stories from Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Senate decision coming (02/17/10)
Ellsworth tour stops in Brazil (02/17/10)
Clay County residents had an opportunity to visit with Indiana's 8th District United States Representative Wednesday For the fourth time since taking office, Brad Ellsworth (D-Evansville) paid a visit to Brazil City Hall as part of his annual listening tour...
Considerate change (02/17/10)
The Jackson Township Elementary student council hosted a drive to collect money for Haiti called Hopeful Hearts for Haiti. Students were asked to bring in loose change and they collected $248, which has been sent to Mountain Top Ministries in Haiti. Student council students in charge of the collection included (front, left) Elle Tipton, Mia Watson, Madison Kapke, Hope Grady, (back) Trenton Smith, Noah Short, Camden Roembke and Jordan Berardi. Courtesy Photo...
Contests set for winter guards (02/17/10)
The Clay City Winter Guard will be at Greenfield-Central High School Saturday for its second competition of the season. The group is scheduled to perform from 10:21 a.m. Clay City will compete against Centerville, New Castle, Columbus North, Pike Central and East Central in Class B, as part of the Indiana High School Color Guard Association (IHSCGA)...
CCSC finances compensate for state cuts (02/17/10)
Unlike many school corporations across the state, Clay Community Schools is keeping its head above water. Business Manager Mike Fowler presented the 2010 Annual Business Office Report to the Clay Community School Board of Trustees during its recent meeting...
USPS requesting clear sidewalks (02/17/10)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Letter carriers in Indiana will make their appointed rounds to deliver mail in the aftermath of the recent heavy snow. As they prepare to face the elements, the United States Postal Service requests help in clearing snow and ice from the approach to your mailbox...
Clarence Baysinger (02/17/10)
Clarence Baysinger, 85, Brazil, passed away Tuesday evening, Feb. 16, 2010, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born June 4, 1924, in Clay County, the son of Clarence Sr. and Rosa (Carmichael) Baysinger. On Nov. 12, 1949, he married Nellie Clark, who preceded him in death in 2006...
John Kemper Irwin (02/17/10)
John Kemper Irwin, 85, Knightsville, died Feb. 16, 2010, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. He was born April 26, 1924, in Knightsville, as the son of Jesse Kemper and Opal Northway Irwin. He graduated from Van Buren High School where he had been a member of the basketball team. ...
Harmony Happenings (02/17/10)
The snow and cold changed my plans for last weekend. Friends at Jasper usually treat me to lunch for my birthday, but the weather was too bad in January. Then February sounded good, but Mother Nature changed that plan, too. Three old friends and I have always treated each other for our birthdays. Other friends often joined the celebration. The birthday girl always ended up with at least two days of eating out. We did this for Linda in May and Pat in November, too...
Brazil Buzz (02/17/10)
This Sunday afternoon I am not feeling my best. Therefore, I decided to sit down on the job and set up a connection with you. Doing so always perks me up! Last night, I was restless and achy. I should have gotten up and cleared my mind of a cluttering of thoughts. What this basket case was thinking was unimportant and getting me nowhere...