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Stories from Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Future plans for school discussed (03/31/10)
Community members and school corporation officials met Tuesday to discuss the future. "We want to foster an environment in which parents and the community can feel connected," Clay City Jr./Sr. High School Principal Jeff Bell said. The goal of the evening was to open the lines of communication to keep information about the school flowing...
Escalating vandalism baffling park board (03/31/10)
Brazil Parks Board President Ruthann Jeffries doesn't understand why. What started out as the breaking of windows in the cow palace at Forest Park escalated Tuesday after park officials discovered graffiti in ladies restroom. "I'm very upset," Jeffries said. "The anger is from not understanding why. What kick do they get out of this?...
Officials hear second tower presentation (03/31/10)
City officials are gathering as much knowledge about water towers as they can. On Monday, representatives from Phoenix Fabricators and Erectors, Inc., Sebree, Ky., made a presentation about the company and the styles of water towers they construct, with the Composite Elevated Water Storage Tank as the main focus...
Trio arrested on multiple charges after traffic stop (03/31/10)
Three Terre Haute residents were taken into custody early Monday morning after a traffic stop. According to information provided by the Clay County Justice Center, John S. Laffoon Jr., 40, Christopher I. Payton, 40, and Shawnacy C. Turpin, 22, are currently incarcerated on individual $7,000 cash bonds (with no 10-percent allowed) for allegations of their involvement with the manufacture of methamphetamine, theft and illegal weapon charges...
Food inspections (03/31/10)
The following is a list of food inspections conducted by the Clay County Health Department for the month of February 2010: February 2010 Food Service Inspections:...
Safely get rid of unused meds during showcase (03/31/10)
ROCKVILLE -- Those with unused medications of any kind are urged to turn them in at the WAXI Business Showcase Saturday. The Parke County Local Coordinating Council, Family Health and Help Center, and the Parke County Sheriff's Department will sponsor a booth where those interested may safely rid their homes and purses of unwanted medications...
Harmony United Methodist Women (03/31/10)
Harmony United Methodist Women met in Fellowship Hall at the church on Monday, Feb. 22. President Sheila Termeer called the meeting to order and read from the Prayer Calendar. She reported that the annual checklist, completed at the last meeting, had been sent to Lila Waugh in Terre Haute. Sheila suggested that we get some all-occasion cards to keep in our file drawer. We can use them as needed to send to people on the Calendar or for absent members...
Knights look to add to sectional hardware (03/31/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter A new look Northview girls tennis team will head into the 2010 season in hopes of continuing the program's impressive string of recent success. The Knights head into the upcoming season hoping to earn a sixth-consecutive sectional title, which would also be the ninth sectional the team has won in 10 years...
Adam J. Schupp Jr. (03/31/10)
Adam J. Schupp Jr., 83, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away at his home in N. Ft. Myers., Fla., Feb. 28, 2010. Born May 2, 1926, he served in the Navy in World War II. He served with the Pillsbury Co., until the time of his retirement. He is survived by his daughter Debbie Hood, grandchildren Christina Modesitt, John Hood, and Mia Modesitt, all of Brazil, daughter Kay Heckman, grandchildren Kathy Miller, Denie Sadler, and Kayla Johnson, all of Louisville, son Coleman Schupp, grandchildren Eliot Schupp and Leah Schupp, all of Charleston, S.C., daughter Becky Robinson and granddaughter Stevie Barr, Columbus, Ind.. ...
John David 'Brewskie' Hardman (03/31/10)
John David "Brewskie" Hardman, 55, Brazil, died Tuesday, March 30, 2010, in the Emergency Room at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born Aug. 24, 1954, in Clay County, as the son of Robert E. and Marie Pearce Hardman. He graduated from Brazil High School. ...
Charlene Okulovich (03/31/10)
Charlene Okulovich, 73, Brazil, died at her home March 29, 2010, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Chicago, Ill., Dec. 5, 1936, the daughter of George and Mary (Razec) Rozhon. Following high school, Charlene worked for Sears Company in Chicago. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS 4-1-10 (03/31/10)
Clay County Justice Center The following jail bookings occurred at the Clay County Justice Center during March 25-31. Awaiting Arraignment Haney Jr., Samuel E., 44 Turpin, Shawnacy C., 22 Payton, Christopher I., 40 Laffoon Jr., John S., 40 Staley, Raymond, 36...
Brazil Buzz (03/31/10)
Today I feel like someone placed my head in a vise. I feel achy all over. I rarely catch a cold, but when I do, it sets me back a notch or two. Tootie Mae dislikes sneezing and the smell of Vicks Vapor Rub. I do not care for some of the stuff that she marvels at and sniffs, either. I would not stoop so low...
Harmony Happenings (03/31/10)
Sorry there were no Harmony Happenings last Thursday. It is still hard to come up with the right words. It was a long and gloomy week. There were two deaths in our family that occurred on the same day. My father's brother, Leroy Roach, died in Ohio. He was the last of the eight kids of Pressley and Mayme Roach...
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