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Stories from Tuesday, March 2, 2010

AFTER DEADLINE: Fire guts trailer (03/02/10)
No one was injured in a late Tuesday night trailer fire. Around 10 p.m., firefighters from Posey and Dick Johnson Township Volunteer Fire departments and Brazil City Fire Department were dispatched to a fully engulfed structure fire at Northview Country Estates on West United States 340...
Teaching good health (03/02/10)
Recently, nursing students from Ivy Tech Community College visited students at the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center to give presentations on good hand washing and ways to prevent spreading germs. "This is a different environment with a younger group," Brenda Restivo said. "Most of us work in nursing homes, so it was a change but we had a lot of fun with it."...
Council denies bonus request (03/02/10)
The Clay County Council is doing its best to protect its finances and maintain a good working environment. During Monday night's meeting, the council voted unanimously to deny a request to give $500 bonuses to employees of Clay Community Corrections...
Scholarship set up in Hite's memory (03/02/10)
On Oct. 8, 2009, the Clay County community was shaken by the tragic loss of a 15-year-old. Halie Hite, a Northview High School freshman, died in an automobile accident that evening. Former Northview student and current Sullivan High School Athletic Director Jon Stuckey and his wife Jamie moved forward with an idea to memorialize Halie with a scholarship in her name...
North Clay, Clay City have good showings at guard competition (03/02/10)
Both the Clay City High School Winter Guard and North Clay Middle School Winter Guard competed in the Northview Winter Guard Invitational Saturday, as part of the Indiana High School Color Guard Association. In Cadet Class, North Clay came away with a Gold Divisional Rating. In Class B, Clay City finished with a Silver Rating...
Northview Percussion places second (03/02/10)
Competing in the New Palestine Invitation, the Northview High School Indoor Percussion unit placed second in its class Saturday. Competing in Class PSO, Northview scored an 80.90, placing second behind DeKalb's 86.03. East Central "Marching" placed third overall with a score of 80.78, while Columbus East was fourth with a 79.38...
Support for Strong Kids (03/02/10)
Recently, all seven county elementary schools united together in support of the YMCA of Clay County's Strong Kids campaign. Each school has had, or will soon have, a fundraiser with all proceeds going to the campaign. The events include things such as hat days, penny wars and sucker sales. School contacts pictured with YMCA of Clay County Executive Director Chad Zaucha included Pam Fischer, Cindy Gerber, Kristi Jackman, Becky Jeffers, Mary Ray, Katie Sims and Debbie Zimmerman. Courtesy Photo...
Five Generations (03/02/10)
George Hull, 95-years-old on March 7, with son Russ Hull, age 65, both of Brazil, granddaughter Cindy Ludedman, 42-years-old, Haley Luedeman, 21 and Acyn Luedeman, 3 months, all of Mooresville.
Festival participant (03/02/10)
Clay City Elementary fifth grade student Lauren Fischer participated in the Area V Circle the State With Song festival on Feb. 20. She was chosen by her private music teacher to attend and sang in a concert with 125 other students on stage at Bloomington North High School. Courtesy Photo...
College News (03/02/10)
Indiana University College of Arts and Science Ross Crooks has been named to the Dean's List in the Indiana University College of Arts and Sciences for the Fall Semester of 2009, in recognition of outstanding academic achievement. Eligibility for the Dean's List is reserved for those students who complete at least 12 graded credit hours in a single semester, earning at least a 3.7 GPA...
Rotary News (03/02/10)
The Brazil Rotary Club is still accepting entries for a speech contest on the 4-Way Test. The contest is open to all high school students in Clay County. The contest will take place Monday, March 15, at Primerica, 2 E. National Ave., Brazil but advance registration is required. Harris Bank Savings Bonds in the amounts of $100, $75, and $50 will be awarded to the top three finishers...
Honor Rolls (03/02/10)
Cornerstone Christian Academy First grade All A's Kaleb Brown, Daniel Gugino, Josh Heaton, Bella Marshall, Ashlyn Siples, Levi Taylor, Amelia Walker, Caleb Witte All A's and B's Lexi Lutes, Dylan McCain, Carter Mullenix, Jacob Redenbarger, Logan Taylor, Olivia Williams...
Bonus point wins spark North Clay (03/02/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The North Clay wrestling team got some pivotal bonus points from several wrestlers in a dual match at home Monday night and was able to hold off a spirited challenge from South Putnam, 58-51. One of the most important and exciting wins of the evening came from Jackson Copper at 120 pounds as he trailed throughout the match, falling behind 12-4 with just seven seconds remaining in his bout with Wes River. ...
Thelma M. Sanders (03/02/10)
Thelma M. Sanders, 94, Brazil, passed away Feb. 25, 2010, at the Hope Hospice in Ft. Myers, Fla. She was ill just a short time, and was surrounded by her family even at the end of her time on this earth. She was born July 5, 1915, in Parke County, the daughter of Fred Campbell and Clara Ames Campbell...
Leota "Lee" I. Koup (03/02/10)
Leota "Lee" I. Koup, 85 Brazil, passed away at 2:20 p.m., Monday, March 1, 2010, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born March 16, 1924, in Patricksburg, Ind., as the daughter of Glen and Olive Knox Williams. She attended school in Center Point for eight years, then graduated from Brazil High School with the Class of 1942...
Sarah Elyse Crosby and Stephen Ross Brannan (03/02/10)
Russell and Tina Crosby, Greencastle, are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Elyse Crosby to Stephen Ross Brannan. Sarah, 21, is a 2007 graduate of North Putnam High School and 2009 graduate of Ivy Tech Community College with a Technical Certificate in Practical Nursing. Sarah is currently a student at Ivy Tech to further her nursing education...
Mr. and Mrs. Ron Styleburg (03/02/10)
Ron and Nancy Styleburg will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniverary, on Sunday, March 7, from 1-6 p.m., at Traditions. The open house will be hosted by their children. All friends and family are invited to attend. Cards are welcome.
JAIL BOOKINGS 3-3-10 (03/02/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during Feb. 26-March 2. Awaiting Arraignment Arabi, Shawheen D., 24 Barger, Leonard, 36 Doyle, James K., 41 Emmert, Justin R., 21 Handlon, Jacob, 19 LeLoup, Leonard, 50...
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