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Stories from Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Heat affects one firefighter during exercise (04/13/10)
In the midst of the mock accident at Northview High School Monday afternoon, a real-life medical situation occurred. While the cry of "firefighter down" went unnoticed by the crowd during an airbag explosion simulation, emergency personnel sprung into action. Wearing more than 40 pounds of heavy, insulated safety gear while working in a tight area with no ventilation, Dick Johnson Township volunteer firefighter Ryan Ames overheated to the point of almost passing out during the educational training exercise. ...
Mock accident staged (04/13/10)
Life is about choices and consequences. The back parking lot at Northview High School was the scene of a fatality Monday during a safety awareness exercise for junior and senior students. "Every other year we do this around prom," Event Coordinator and Health/Family and Consumer Science teacher Bethany Jones said. "We hope that by showing students the choices and decisions they make can effect not only themselves, but other people."...
One arrested after traffic stop, pursuit (04/13/10)
A recent traffic stop led to a pursuit that ended in the arrest of one suspect and a search for another. According to information provided by the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Sheriff Mike Heaton noticed a suspicious driver in the area of State Roads 59 and 46...
Driver injured, then arrested after accident (04/13/10)
The driver involved in an accident on State Road 59 Monday has been arrested. Shortly before 3 p.m., Monday, members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department and Indiana State Police along with Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department, Clay County Search and Rescue and TransCare were dispatched to single-vehicle accident in the vicinity of 6887 North State Road 59...
School construction moves two polling locations temporarily (04/13/10)
Polling locations for the 2010 Primary Election have been finalized with a few changes. Poll locations were initially presented to the Clay County Commissioners during the April 5 regular meeting, but a couple of the locations had to be changed because of the current construction at Forest Park and Staunton elementaries...
Primary Election polling locations (04/13/10)
The following is the list of polling locations for the 2010 Primary Election, which will take place May 4. Polls will open at 6 a.m., and will close at 6 p.m. BRAZIL TOWNSHIP Precinct No. 1 Brazil City Hall 203 E. National Ave. Brazil, Ind. 47834 Precinct No. 2...
Top winners! (04/13/10)
Throughout the winter months the fifth-grade students at East Side Elementary practiced during recess for the chance to play family against against Principal Mary Ray. Participants included (from left) Ray, Micah Harris in checkers, Luke Lancaster in Connect-Four and Mitchell Howald in tic-tac-toe. With all the practice, the students easily beat Ray. Kimberly Gleason Photo...
Head Start schedules enrollment opportunities (04/13/10)
Clay County Head Start will conduct two enrollment opportunities for children ages 0-5. The locations and times are: There are four types of Head Start programs offered. There are programs provided at centers and in homes -- depending on the age and needs of families and their children...
EFSP funding available (04/13/10)
Clay County has been awarded $20,532 in federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program (EFSP). This funding will supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. The selection was made by a national board chaired by the Unites States Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency, and consists of representatives from numerous organizations including, but not limited to, the American Red Cross, Catholic Charities, The Salvation Army and United Way Worldwide.. ...
Rotary hosting second Coffee and Club Talk (04/13/10)
The Rotary Club of Brazil will host its second Coffee and Club Talk from 6-7 p.m., Friday. The event will take place at the Brazil Coffee Company. Those interested in attending are encouraged to enjoy a cup of coffee with Rotary Club members. The first cup of regular coffee will be free...
Benefit scheduled (04/13/10)
A benefit for the March of Dimes will take place at 3 p.m., Saturday, at the C6 Bar in Carbon. Beans and cornbread will be served at the event. Musical entertainment will also be provided later in the afternoon. For more information, call 812-223-6383...
Birthday (04/13/10)
Mary Johnson The family of Mary Johnson would like to announce an open house in honor of her 90th Birthday, on Sunday, April 18, 2010, from 2-4 p.m., in the community room at Jackson Gardens, 122 W. Jackson St., Brazil. Mary would enjoy having her many friends and family stop by and help celebrate her birthday...
Military News (04/13/10)
Ryan C. Edmondson Army Sgt. Ryan C. Edmondson has returned to Fort Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska after being deployed to Afghanistan for one year. The soldier is one of 3,500 members of the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry...
CLUB NEWS (04/13/10)
Tri County Community Club The Tri-County Community Club met on March 17, at the Yacht Club, with Sandy Maines and Shelly Blythe as hostesses. Wilma Holsapple blessed the food as a delicious meal was served. Our afternoon business meeting was opened by President Gerry Cundiff and our club all repeated the Club Creed and the Pledge of Allegiance...
Shaky defense costs Knights home victory (04/13/10)
Knights blow open county softball duel with big inning (04/13/10)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor CLAY CITY -- There is very little room for error in a high school softball game between a pair of talented teams. On Tuesday night that was made abundantly clear as Northview was able to capitalize on an inning's worth of defensive miscues by Clay City to blow open a pitchers' duel and win 10-1 over the Eels...
Northview 'C' baseball team downs Vikings (04/13/10)
Times Staff Report Northview's 'C' baseball team scored a 4-2 win over West Vigo on Monday night to improve to 2-0 on the season. The Knights got an excellent pitching performance from Stephen Watts, who started the game and went four inn-ings, striking out seven Vik-ings while allowing just one hit. Bricen White followed with an inning of relief work, striking out the side and allowing just one hit...
Quakers sweep past Northview netters (04/13/10)
BY CLAY CUNNINGHAM Times Staff Reporter A new look Northview girls' tennis team got off to a rocky start Monday, dropping their season opener against Plainfield. The visiting Quakers looked dominant from the get go, earning straight set wins in every match, both singles and doubles. Northview coach Emily Goff expressed discouragement with her team's performance, but said she did not anticipate her club would display similar poor showings throughout the season...
Victor "Wig" Snow (04/13/10)
Victor "Wig" Snow, 85, Brazil, died 3:02 p.m., Monday, April 12, 2010, at Cloverleaf Healthcare, Knightsville. He was a retired farmer. He was born April 10, 1925, in Rosedale, Ind., to the late Roy Snow and Ethel Fugate Snow. His wife of 55 years, Violet June Miller Snow whom he married Oct. 8, 1948, died Dec. 18, 2003...
Kynsley Brooke Kreiger (04/13/10)
Brayden Kreiger, 3 1/2 years old, is proud to announce the birth of his sister Kynsley Brooke Kreiger. Kynsley was born on Feb. 23, 2010, at 4:23 p.m., at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. She weighed 9 pounds, 9 ounces and was 21.5 inches long. Proud parents are Andrew and Wendy Kreiger, Brazil...
Jana Louise Deal and Erik Lawson Renner (04/13/10)
Jana Louise Deal and Erik Lawson Renner are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Saturday, June 12, 2010, at 2:30 p.m., at the LifePoint Church, Indianapolis. Jana is the daughter of James and Kathy Deal, Brazil. She is a 2005 graduate of Northview High School and is a teacher at Clay City Junior-Senior High School...
Amanda Crowell and Christopher Fenton (04/13/10)
Amanda Crowell and Christopher Fenton would like to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on July 10, 2010. Amanda is the daughter of Judy Crowell and the late David Crowell, Brazil. She is a 2001 graduate of Northview High School. Christopher is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Fenton, Avon. He is a 1999 graduate of Avon High School...
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