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Stories from Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Heroes honored (04/21/10)
COALMONT -- Five local volunteer firemen were recently recognized for answering the call of duty. "We don't give out too many awards for valor," Assistant State Fire Marshal Mike Bigler told the crowd of more than 100 people attending the awards presentation ceremony at the Lewis Township Fire House. "But these men went above and beyond the call of duty. They put their lives on the line to save another person."...
Former students highlighted in poster project (04/21/10)
After a handful of meetings with administration, committees and teachers, Northview High School Principal Tim Rayle developed an idea to promote former students. With a $1,000 grant from the Pepsi Foundation, the idea will soon be launched. "To us, that is worth a tremendous amount to get this project off the ground," Rayle said...
Northview Academic Top 10 (04/21/10)
The Rotary Club of Brazil honored the Northview High School Academic Top 10 during its weekly meeting Wednesday. On hand included (front, from left) Hannah Stewart, Lauren Reberger, Kyle Hughes, Jessamyn Moore, Joshua Lynch, (back) Rotary Club President Susan Thomas, NHS Guidance Counselor Scott McDonald, Jonathan Bradshaw, Shelby Sands, Riley Sutherlin, Hannah Yeiser, Leah Garvin, NHS Director of Guidance Susan Treash, and NHS Guidance Counselor Mike Gugino. Jason Moon Photo...
Honored (04/21/10)
During the Clay County Extension Homemakers Spring Workshop, two ladies were awarded for their crafting abilities during the Cultural Arts Presentation. Carolyn Keiser (left) was Reserve Champion in the event while Rosalind Schopmeyer was named Champion. ...
Praise, worship service to benefit middle schoolers (04/21/10)
The community is invited to attend a live musical praise and worship service to help several middle school students in the area. "What if it were your child?" will be presented at the Brazil Walnut Theater from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, April 29. The community event is a fundraising opportunity to help local middle school-age students (and their families) who are in need by providing the collected donations to the Clothes Closet program and another portion for a student who has mounting medical costs due to an illness. ...
Parade Entries (04/21/10)
Entries are still being accepted for the 2010 Loyalty Day Parade, which will begin at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 1. Line-up is slated to begin at the intersection of Depot Street and National Avenue, at 1 p.m.. For questions or more information, contact Loyalty Day Parade Chairman Charlie Brown (812-239-3920), Mary Anne Wineinger (812-241-3746) or Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1127 (812-448-8554)...
JETS teams participate in contest (04/21/10)
TERRE HAUTE -- Competing in the Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS) Division 3 contest at the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology recently, the Clay City 11-12 grade level squad placed fifth overall. North Central High School (Farmersburg) won the Division, while Westview was second. Kouts placed third and Riverton Parke came in fourth...
Third Civil War Days speaker announced (04/21/10)
Billie Creek Village Civil War Days recently announced its third speaker in for the upcoming event. Lee's Generals (Lee, Longstreet and Pickett) will be at the event, set for Saturday and Sunday, June 12-13. The trio will be staying in the Beeson Cabin in the Village. They will give a talk each day 90 minutes before each battle at the Chautauqua...
Knights' depth too much for Wildcats and Panthers (04/21/10)
Times Staff Report MECCA -- The Northview track and field teams came away with wins in a three-way meet at Riverton Parke on Tuesday night. The boys' team was paced by wins from Beau Judd in the discus (107-9), Michael Flora in the 400 (54.05) and Joel Whittington in both the 110 hurdles (16.05) and 300 hurdles (43.09), Conor Strain in the 800 (2:03), 1,600 (5:27) and 3,200 (10:49). ...
Marjorie E. Thomas (04/21/10)
Marjorie E. Thomas, 88, Terre Haute, formerly of Carbon, passed away at the Exceptional Living Center, Brazil, April 21, 2010, following an extended illness. A full obituary will appear in Fridays' edition of The Brazil Times. Services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel, Saturday, April 24, 2010, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Kenny Thomas officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home Friday from 4-8 p.m...
Harmony Happenings (04/21/10)
Don't forget Harmony Trash Day. All residents should have received a flyer with the date and times. This is your chance to shovel up all that trash, bag it, and take it to the firehouse. Pick up the yard and clean out the garage. No charge except for tires. This is for Harmony residents only. Other communities have their own days planned...
Brazil Buzz (04/21/10)
The yard is beginning to look like a park again. I am enjoying the beauty of the flowering trees and shrubs on the place. The wind damaged lilac bush recovered, beautifully. I gathered a nice bouquet and placed nature's gift in a lovely Fenton vase on my mission oak table...
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